Here is a list of all the postings roy entwistle has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.
|Thread: Hi all|
Hello Rex Where about in the country are you ?
|Thread: moore and wright internal micrometer|
Not on mine they don't
|Thread: Myford ML7 tailstock bore, and threading the barrel to fit a chuck|
No 2 morse taper so actual bore will be about 9/16 inch
|Thread: More mystery tools|
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
|Thread: Another scam|
Howard But what happens to shredded paper ? Our local recycling plant will not take it so it either goes to landfill or gets burnt
|Thread: Electric Cars|
Bring back the horse
|Thread: Timesaver - which grades?|
Does one usually lap cast iron? I would have thought there may be some difficulty completely removing the lapping paste
ps I'm quite happy to be shot down on this
Edited By roy entwistle on 10/07/2019 14:26:22
|Thread: Phillips vs Pozidrive and portable drills|
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
|Thread: Microns ...|
Mike You forgot dressmaking
Edited By roy entwistle on 05/07/2019 11:46:53
|Thread: Spotted in Pewsey|
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
First one looks like a wheel cutting engine. Second a Mandril. Third watchmakers turns
I suspect that a trade ad ( scaffolding erectors) has appeared in the for sale section
|Thread: What to do,what to do.|
Note also that not all square stock is square
|Thread: What Did You Do Today 2019|
Before you start using a chisel, try using vinegar first. Depends on the glue
|Thread: Possible New Internet Scam to be Aware of.|
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
|Thread: Steam whistle desigh|
You will find a difference between running it on air and running it on steam
|Thread: 8BA to 1/8 Whitworth|
How about trying it ?
|Thread: Tools or 'things' as therapy|
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.
I find that there's something about old tools, somehow they feel right whereas a new tool tends to feel awkward.
|Thread: Cheap Carbide Lathe Tools|
Don't buy tools in sets. You will not use three quarters of them apart from possibly spanners
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