Here is a list of all the postings Brian Sweeting has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.
|Thread: Deburing holes|
Use a round file across the hole.
|Thread: which compressor|
Price wise a lot more expensive.
A fridge compressor with starter electrics can be simply plugged into the mains to run.
An auto compressor needs a drive motor, motor pulley, drive belt, 12 volt dc supply to operate the drive clutch and special connectors for the pipeline. Overall, more effort, more noise, more space and more money.
|Thread: Twin Tube HF fluorescent lighting for the workshop|
Just for info but we used to check our contactless tachometers by pointing them at a fluorescent tube to check that they were reading correctly. 3000rpm IIRC.
|Thread: Engineering Workshop Practice books|
Good man, priorities set correctly. Enjoy.
|Thread: Parting off - again, sorry|
Reduce the amount of tool sticking out from toolpost may help a bit.
|Thread: Wyvern cylinder head sealing|
My thoughts as someone who has not made that engine ....
Although you have ground the valves in was the final grinding paste fine enough to leave a smooth surface in the valve seat and on the valve head?
Are the valves fully closed when the rockers are relaxed?
Are the valve springs strong enough to hold the valves closed on the suction stroke?
|Thread: Automatic Centre Punches|
Proverbial youtube link here might help.
Edited By Brian Sweeting on 23/09/2018 19:46:20
|Thread: Engine room telegraph|
According the HMS Belfast, it was used to signal pumping fuel to another vessel.
|Thread: I finished a project!|
Excellent work Neil.
|Thread: Mystery lathe on eBay|
Have you asked the seller for details yet?
|Thread: Joint Round Edge Needle Files|
Ketan, found s site different from above link which details them as used by jewellers and watchmakers, uses shown on link page. **LINK**
|Thread: vapour carburetor|
Have you seen the carbs made by Jan Ridders? They are glass cylinders or glass end plates.
|Thread: Peace Flame|
As Michael has indicated, you do need a pressure regulated output.
|Thread: Crankshaft repairs|
As a novice to this type of work might I suggest getting some basic material to practice the machining work and technique before starting on the final piece.
|Thread: What Is The Most Beautiful 'Thing' In The World?|
Going against V8eng but ...
Simple, a new born baby - human or animal. They are amazing.
Edited By Brian Sweeting on 04/08/2018 22:22:27
|Thread: A Replacement circuit board|
Came across someone who fitted an Ardunio system instead if this is feasible.
|Thread: Cast Iron Weights -Aldi|
Sorry if this is in the wrong place.
Just seen that Aldi have sale on and one item is 4 x 2.5kg weight lifting disc weights at £ 4.99.
Could be pullies or handles?
|Thread: Help needed with Lancer Boss forklift and Borg Warner T12 trans|
Just a thought on your oil change. How much oil came out first against design capacity? How much did you put in?
|Thread: Neil's Irrelevant Press Release Thread|
They do make you wonder sometimes don't they?
My classic is on supermarket shelves already - Recycled Toilet Paper, not for me thank you.
|Thread: KIM drill press|
Apart from finding out that it was made in Taiwan I haven't been abe to get any other info, sorry.
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