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Thread: Question about knurling wheels
23/12/2020 12:44:06

marlco knurler sometimes on ebay. typically £100 to £150.

marlco knurling tool

or hemmingway

drawing and materials



Edited By david williams 14 on 23/12/2020 12:46:34

Thread: Locking wheel nut removel
22/09/2016 16:36:37

a year or two back, the top section disappeared from the glove box during the mot. well it was there the week before mot - and missing a couple of months later. bought this


lent it to a friend who bough a car without the special bit. must go and get it back sometime

Thread: Bending copper pipe
22/09/2016 16:32:02

suprising how quickly some copper pipe work hardens. if you feel it go stiff, stop and reheat, really frustrating when a second bend breaks

Thread: Mystery old small horizontal milling machine
22/09/2016 16:29:35

asked the electrican at work. he recommended


cheaper than RS. i keep a can handy. having said that. the glass fibre pencil still gets used on neglected things - jap motorbikes -that have lived outside

22/09/2016 16:23:45

fun to use the old boxford. part of the pleasure is deciding on best use of tooling - and the sounds of cutting. I agree satisfying monitoring it whilst engaged on other work.

certainly wont be getting rid of mine.

Thread: Ran my black 5 today
22/09/2016 16:19:27

excellent news ron. I really felt for you when having boiler troubles. sadly they seem more awkward to resolve than mechanicals

Thread: The Workshop Progress Thread (2016)
22/09/2016 16:16:50

brick cleaner. googling, its the right acid. brilliant. will save wasting the blasting grit.

Thread: Bassett-Lowke 2 1/2 inch flying scotsman
22/09/2016 16:13:25

take care Derek. its looking good - and theres no need to rush. modelling done to enjoyment. journey so much fun as the finished loco will be

Thread: Apple Car
22/09/2016 16:09:43


Thread: Steel boiler
22/09/2016 16:07:08

perhaps we can be too pedantic on occasions. benefits to be derived from maintaining in excellent condition, but ...

Thread: Warco WM16
22/09/2016 16:04:43

regular checks on tramming and a friends is great. having said that, I'm happy wit a centec 2a. just need to get a raising block machined

Thread: Pros and Cons of the ER collet system
22/09/2016 16:02:44

found to be excellent in both holding tooling and work. use er25 and er16.

Thread: Milling in lathe?
22/09/2016 07:41:52

excellent links thor. added to my favorites list. almost time to add a few sub-folders, so I can better find things. perhaps also time to delete a few I don't use

Thread: Telly tonight
22/09/2016 07:38:58

intended for the masses, to be popular. disappointing though, I agree

Thread: Pros and Cons of the ER collet system
22/09/2016 07:36:48

recognise the limitations and work within them

Thread: Cannot access classified advertisers by their listing
22/09/2016 07:32:23

I agree that to introduce such a change, without the courtesy of a message, is distinctly odd.

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