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Member postings for roy entwistle

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Thread: Hi all
21/07/2019 09:25:32

Hello Rex Where about in the country are you ?

Roy

Thread: moore and wright internal micrometer
17/07/2019 21:31:35

Not on mine they don't

Roy

Thread: Myford ML7 tailstock bore, and threading the barrel to fit a chuck
14/07/2019 11:01:45

No 2 morse taper so actual bore will be about 9/16 inch

Roy

Thread: More mystery tools
13/07/2019 08:42:42

I used to watch an engraver engraving shotgun side plates. Used to marvel at the quality of his work, very delicate especially in steel However if you got a receipt from him you couldn't read his handwriting

Roy

Thread: Another scam
11/07/2019 15:52:23

Howard But what happens to shredded paper ? Our local recycling plant will not take it so it either goes to landfill or gets burnt

Roy

Thread: Electric Cars
11/07/2019 12:27:00

Bring back the horse

Thread: Timesaver - which grades?
10/07/2019 14:24:20

Does one usually lap cast iron? I would have thought there may be some difficulty completely removing the lapping paste

Roy

ps  I'm quite happy to be shot down on this smile

Edited By roy entwistle on 10/07/2019 14:26:22

Thread: Phillips vs Pozidrive and portable drills
05/07/2019 13:03:47

My dad used to say " a hammer is for putting screws in, a screw driver is for removing them " One old chap I worked with as an apprentice used to call a screw driver a turn screw, and a spanner a nut key

Roy

Thread: Microns ...
05/07/2019 11:45:42

Mike You forgot dressmaking

Roy  smile

Edited By roy entwistle on 05/07/2019 11:46:53

Thread: Spotted in Pewsey
30/06/2019 13:00:32

On second thoughts the first could be a rounding up or topping engine for altering the form of wheel teeth or reducing the diameter of the wheel

Roy

30/06/2019 11:54:56

First one looks like a wheel cutting engine. Second a Mandril. Third watchmakers turns

Roy

Thread: Classified
28/06/2019 21:01:13

I suspect that a trade ad ( scaffolding erectors) has appeared in the for sale section

Thread: What to do,what to do.
27/06/2019 15:24:19

Note also that not all square stock is square

Roy

Thread: What Did You Do Today 2019
27/06/2019 08:45:34

Mark

Before you start using a chisel, try using vinegar first. Depends on the glue

Roy

Thread: Possible New Internet Scam to be Aware of.
21/06/2019 12:46:01

I've had this e-mail several times. Seeing that I've had a free TV license for the past ten years and the fact that i haven't had a TV for at least fifty years , I simply ignored it

Roy

Thread: Steam whistle desigh
21/06/2019 08:56:09

You will find a difference between running it on air and running it on steam

Thread: 8BA to 1/8 Whitworth
19/06/2019 21:21:05

How about trying it ? cheeky

Thread: Tools or 'things' as therapy
18/06/2019 15:39:20

I find that there's something about old tools, somehow they feel right when you're using them, whereas a new tool tends to feel awkward.

Roy

18/06/2019 15:38:21

I find that there's something about old tools, somehow they feel right whereas a new tool tends to feel awkward.

Roy

Thread: Cheap Carbide Lathe Tools
16/06/2019 09:17:20

Don't buy tools in sets. You will not use three quarters of them apart from possibly spanners

Roy

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