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Member postings for Zane Crowther

Here is a list of all the postings Zane Crowther has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.

Thread: Old member returning
23/05/2019 09:30:27

Welcome back to the forum Graham!

Best regards


Thread: Variable Speed Drive belts - acceptable dimension tolerance
21/05/2019 14:16:50

I'd definitely give it a go before splashing out on an expensive import. Maybe have a look at these belt and pulley suppliers:



Thread: Long time reader, newly joined
16/05/2019 10:39:13

Welcome to the forum DC.

Thread: ACME vs lead screw
18/04/2019 09:28:58

There isn't much difference as mentioned above, its just that the American ACME form has an angle of 29 degrees, while the metric trapezoidal is 30 degrees. So trapezoidal lead screws are more common in the UK.

Thread: Removing a grub screw
17/04/2019 16:16:01

I've also recently had a stripped grub screw, I got it loose with the pin punch method.

I've been told to use a thin wide rubber band, duct tape for extra grip. I've even known people to use a bit of glue to create friction.

Thread: 3/16 bsw screws
17/04/2019 16:01:36

I've got single machine screws from Accu before, so they might be worth a try.

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