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Member postings for roy entwistle

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Thread: How do these work
17/01/2021 09:48:37

I seem to remember a cast iron cup on a chain

Thread: Another watchmakers lathe
14/01/2021 13:49:24

Dell Your collets might run true but the thread could vary both in diameter and pitch


Thread: Making metal flowers
14/01/2021 11:00:14

And me.  I think you should put them in an album

cheers Roy

Edited By roy entwistle on 14/01/2021 11:01:35

Thread: Interest in pictures of models
12/01/2021 11:23:31

br Where are your pictures ? you don't appear to have an album


Thread: Oil Blackening and other Oil Issues
09/01/2021 11:25:15

Small clock parts can be blued by submerging them in a bed of fine brass filings in an old table spoon and heating from underneath.

For best results part should be clean and polished

Edited By roy entwistle on 09/01/2021 11:41:40

Thread: Rejoice, Rejoice, I have at long last achieved something!
07/01/2021 19:50:42

I find that if LEDs are fitted with the cap at the top, they last longer than if fitted with the cap pointing down


Thread: Super 7 Lathe Clutch, Countershaft or Pulley Wobble
01/01/2021 20:30:50

I can't see the headstock bearings causing this. It looks like the clutch plate is wobbling so a worn clutchplate bush or a bent layshaft. Be very careful dismantling the clutch. Ball bearings, springs etc. fly all over the place.


Thread: New member Lancashire
01/01/2021 13:54:30

Stephen. where about in Lancashire are you?


Thread: Colchester Student Mk1 Won't Start
30/12/2020 09:57:37

It can oxidize quite quickly especially in the absence of oxygen. ?

Roy cheeky

Thread: Boring a circular groove
29/12/2020 20:44:20

Deleted as inappropriate


Edited By roy entwistle on 29/12/2020 20:46:21

Edited By roy entwistle on 29/12/2020 20:47:45

Thread: Christmas Cracker Jokes .. and similar
27/12/2020 14:01:28

MichaelG. and George B Try Panda Mick ( pandemic ?)


Thread: Julius 1" Metric Minnie
26/12/2020 10:42:43

Kevin I have sent you a PM


Thread: Mery Christmas Everybody
25/12/2020 09:35:24

Yuletide greetings to all


Thread: Christmas Cracker Jokes .. and similar
24/12/2020 13:43:33

Knock Knock

who's there?

little old lady

little old lady who?

I didn't know you could yodel

Thread: RR Merlin Scale Models
23/12/2020 09:11:44

I like the idea of smoking a pipe while fuelling up cheeky

Thread: new ML7 headstock bearings
20/12/2020 13:42:05

Noel Can I ask where you are based ?


Thread: Cheap Ultrasonic Cleaners
19/12/2020 13:10:02

Dave W Try Walkers Electronics. No connection just a satisfied customer


Thread: Obtaining Serifed steel punches
19/12/2020 09:45:52

I have a set of 1/16 Priority punches that are perfectly on centre, but they must be 40 years old

Thread: banners
18/12/2020 15:49:45

Ok with me W10 & Edge

Thread: Seen It All Now - Bah Humbug
18/12/2020 12:26:31

Myself and a friend have two Xmas Cards that have been sent between us for at least twelve years. we send them one year then return them the next. We don't think we're tight what with the cost of postage and envelopes.

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