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Member postings for roy entwistle

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Thread: Porsche 951
10/05/2021 15:55:36

Apologies, I hadn't realised that there was a Vehicle Restoration Page. Sorry

Roy blush

10/05/2021 13:21:11

Model engineering ?

Thread: Making a knurled thumb wheel
09/05/2021 09:43:26

I wouldn't have used an unsupported die holder either. No wonder he thought he'd bent it

Thread: Ml2
06/05/2021 20:04:03

Is there by any chance another grub screw in either of the holes that you have removed one from ?

Thread: An Electric car from The early 1900's
23/04/2021 21:26:31

I can remember steam wagons carrying cotton bales to the local mills before the war

23/04/2021 09:22:16

There is an electric car of similar vintage in the stables at Tatton Park, Cheshire. I don't know the make

Edited By roy entwistle on 23/04/2021 09:22:57

Thread: Turning a part ball between shoulders
20/04/2021 19:53:55

I'd use a graver by hand for two off

Thread: Black5 with a flat tyre!
20/04/2021 10:33:15

Why did they have to take the engine if the flat was on the tender?


Thread: Macro-photography
19/04/2021 13:15:36

Stereo photographs are usually taken with the camera taking two photographs separated by about 2 3/4 inches and through crossed linear polarising filters . the results are usually viewed through crossed polarising filters. I can see problems with using linear filters on digital cameras


Thread: Covid
15/04/2021 11:45:20

Had my second jab of AZ last Sunday. Administered by a girl who looked about 12. Never felt it and been OK ever since


Thread: Any Ideas please?
13/04/2021 11:47:43

I don't like the use of slotted screws where they should be studs and nuts

Roy cheeky

Thread: Hobbymat MD65
12/04/2021 10:56:08

Forget WD40 get some Plusgas ideally the liquid not the spray


Thread: 11/16 UNEF Drill size
02/04/2021 19:22:31

83/128ths I think

Roy indecision

Thread: BSW
02/04/2021 15:57:15

2.5 what ? Are you using a metric thread gauge?


Thread: Buffing and Polishing
31/03/2021 11:21:46

I have stitched and unstitched chamois leather mops. what are they for ?


Thread: New car - or is it a wheeled computer?
26/03/2021 11:10:07

I don't like the stop start facility on my 17plate Corsa. It keeps telling me to check my tyres as well, but not always the same one.

Ha well at 87 I don't think I'll be getting another.


Thread: What Did You Do Today 2021
26/03/2021 09:44:40

Dom You do realise that it will be illegal to release him into the wild. ( Unless he's a red one and it doesn't look like it )


Thread: Help required to fix Scissor Clock
24/03/2021 11:43:08

Kevin What's wrong with it?

Roy ( sorry I'm at the other end of the country )

Thread: Tea Spoons
23/03/2021 15:49:07

fairly strong solution of Bicarb of Soda in hot water. soak overnight


Thread: Endmill smear of metal
22/03/2021 10:36:55

Any cutter, file, saw or drill if used on steel will be next to useless on brass. Keep them separate. Will be OK on steel after brass.


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