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Member postings for bernard towers

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Thread: Any idea what these are for?
21/05/2022 13:02:58

Possibly screw cutting tools

Thread: T-slot cutter
20/05/2022 19:49:09

Must be lucky then, haven't broken one in 30 years too b----dy expensive!!

Thread: What Did you do Today 2022
20/05/2022 19:46:23

That's a nice bit of toolmaking Craig

Thread: T-slot cutter
20/05/2022 13:57:39

How do you manage to break a commercially made T slot cutter???

Thread: This trolley/cart could be useful
20/05/2022 13:50:00

I suspect that if you put 100kg on it you would have a hard job to move it over a rough surface and as for having deeply treaded tyres ,what makes the difference none of the wheels are drivers. Instead of a rubbish sales pitch it would have been better to attend English lessons.

Thread: All things Beaver Mill
16/05/2022 21:57:26

That gauge looks unfinished, I have the brown & Sharpe version that must be about 60 years old and it is a joy to use all the sizes are beautifully ground. Is it possible its hooky?

Thread: Hylomar Hylotite Red 100
16/05/2022 11:27:37

On the boat we just leave it for 20 mins and put together, no leaks so far!!!

Thread: A question about reamers and hole tolerances.
16/05/2022 10:15:17

Floating Reamer holder as well!!!

Thread: Cowells Milling/ Z axis design
15/05/2022 21:35:40

Suggest you trawl the sherline website

Thread: Myford ML4 cross slide
14/05/2022 17:59:13

Is it possible to open up the original threaded hole and fit a top hat bush with two screws (a la ML7) and fit it with 2 ba screws.

Thread: Wyvern crankshaft question
14/05/2022 17:52:46

Modern single motorcycle cranks are a press fit but also the shafts are taken from liquid nitrogen in a controlled atmosphere, we can't do that plus our engines do not put out massive amounts of hp per cc

Thread: Re-boring Grind Wheels
14/05/2022 17:44:25

Yes with you Martin they are moulded with the centre bush in the mould.

Thread: Cowells Milling/ Z axis design
14/05/2022 17:42:23

Its the same design on my shoreline maybe a look at their site might. There is also Taig or Peatol

Thread: Almost 4BA but not quite
13/05/2022 21:40:58

good idea Bazyle a bit like spill reaming only with threads.

Thread: Drone advice needed, please
13/05/2022 12:52:23

plus you need a licence to take photos with it!

Thread: Barograph 'stiction'
13/05/2022 12:49:32

Its Russell scientific in east dereham norfolk that is closing, so if you want any bits get in now.

Thread: Self extracting drawbar for mill
12/05/2022 21:18:04

Chris mate, is it possible to have a vet shaped washer above the nut?

Thread: Info required Stuart Turner 600 i/c gas/petrol engine
12/05/2022 21:14:25

Usually for wet liners the cal block has grooves machined in to take 2/3 the depth of the O ring, the ring and liner are then liberally coated with blue Hylomar and GENTLY pressed in by HAND. You can bolt a strap across the liners until the cyl head is fitted but these must not be very tight. Wouldn't mind a pound for everyone of those I've fitted.

Thread: Barograph 'stiction'
12/05/2022 21:06:49

And the countries last Barograph and Barometer maker is closing for good next month after something like 175years!!!

Thread: making a Square
12/05/2022 21:03:33

Made mine as well, you won't make anything if you don't try!

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