Here is a list of all the postings Mick Henshall has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.
|Thread: Lord Nelson|
May I remind all that today is the anniversary of Trafalgar, a reminder how great this country once was
|Thread: Cleaning glass.|
I just use warm water and splash of washing up liquid and clean off with newspaper, cleans my mirrors and windows
|Thread: Back to Imperial|
I like imperial, I am 77, you deal with it
|Thread: Coolant pump - how to slow flow rate?|
+1 for Howard's suggestion of a bypass valve
|Thread: Easy Start|
On engines such as lawn mowers you could put a few drops of petrol in through plug hole or brake fluid works also,
don't need much,I use it to see if an old engine will start before a rebuild
|Thread: WHERE ARE THE SHAPER USERS ?|
I have a boxford 8" shaper with horizontal and vertical power feeds, it is used frequently and I would not be without it,
There are plenty of operations that can be done on it if one chooses to try, as has been mentioned money does not have to be spent on countless accessories as with
other types of machines, a good site on yt is Rustinox give it a go
|Thread: Lest we forget|
Today 77th anniversary of 'D' Day, seems a lot of the media have forgotten,
What sad times we live in
|Thread: File sizes|
Thanks Rod, I am making the filing machine designed by Harold Hall an trying to work out the length of file needed
Had a look at Arc's files, does the length given include the tang or just reter to the file's cutting section?
Nothing needed atm, their online catalogue is an interesting read
Thanks for replies chaps
Cheers MSC appears to be temporarily unavailable currently,just tried them
Thanks Mike,will have a look at those
Thanks, shame but maybe an opportunity for someone to set one up
Sure we are familar with this American supplier,question is there any Company
in the UK that carries the range of items that McM do,or have you bought from them
|Thread: Workshop time|
Most days 2-3 hours in the forenoon and often an hour or so in evening while Mrs H is watching game shows
Cold don't bother me just wrap up well,none of my workshops ( 5) are heated
|Thread: Christmas Disasters!|
Me hoover has packed up 😁
|Thread: Mery Christmas Everybody|
Happy Christmas to one and all and fingers crossed for a better New Year
May all your camels be fertile and your dates ripen in the midday sun
Mick from sunny Dorset
|Thread: Wheel out of true|
Gentle heat applied the axle wheel hub should release the loctite so you can pull wheel off
|Thread: Grumpy old men|
You can use a boat to keep gravy in, and don't forget the tea boat 😁
Oh, and lessons will be learn't !! and to ensure this will never happen again
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