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Member postings for JES

Here is a list of all the postings JES has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.

Thread: Lads and Dads Mill Engine
26/11/2021 09:16:08

I can supply the pages if you still need them


Thread: Availability of a T33 & T34 Myford Change Gears?
16/11/2021 09:17:28

How about 3d Printing?


Thread: Anyone else having problems printing from Pocketmags this month?
21/04/2021 08:15:05

Many thanks Luis


20/04/2021 14:49:01

The latest ME prints the cover page but any further pages revert to the old problem. I have tried this on Chrome, Firefox and Edge all with the same result. I suppose the cover is a star.


Thread: Accessing Digital archive
10/04/2021 14:03:13

OK but it gives an inferior copy of the page. When will an official answer but given?


10/04/2021 12:23:36

When are we going to be able to print pages on pocketmags. I see that engineering in miniature already have the facility. If Me and ME Workshop are not going to enable this feature they should make their intention clear so that customers can decide if to subscribe to the digital service.

I would be interested in other peoples views on the matter


Thread: Message from ARC to our customers in the E.U.
10/12/2020 09:08:56

Just put in a long pondered order to Arc It looks as though B S J is going to be driving more custom to China.


Thread: Chinese DRO’s
02/06/2020 14:01:33

I think you may be right, I will have to try to return the unit for a refund.

Many thanks


02/06/2020 13:25:57

img_20200602_140208.jpgimg_20200602_140119.jpgimg_20200602_100418.jpgI have taken 4 Photos but There does not seem to be much information


Thanks for any thoughts on the problem.


02/06/2020 08:41:05

Thanks for the reply Paul I will attempt to take some Photos today.


01/06/2020 15:25:59

I have just got a set of two linear scales and a display unit. Has anybody any expertise on this set up. I have powered on the display with one of the scales connected but I can get absolutely no movement of the display when the linear scale is moved. This is the same on both channels with either of the scales connected.

During the setup it asks for the baud rate to be set, I didn’t think his would be relevant with a ttl input?

I have contacted the vendor but as yet I have had no reply.

Any Experts out there?

Thread: Better work
26/10/2019 08:02:06

How true I am on my fourth set of pinions for the Dark Lady, having done major reworks on my dividing equipment. Maybe one day it will be finished. The only problem then is to find another project


Thread: Potty overcrank
29/03/2019 08:05:31

Is this a Potty takeover jes


Thread: Issue Reading New Digital Viewer
19/02/2019 08:23:23

I can confirm that the print function on Pocketmags is working on Firefox


16/02/2019 09:44:45

I have tried the link you suggested, the Print function went through OK bur the results were just blank pages except for a header and the date and time at the bottom of the sheet.

I hope it is not me creating the problem, I am using Firefox.

If the pocketmags app never had the facility to print a single page how come I have been doing it for the last few years?

I hope the problem will be resolved soon, and am encouraged to here that Neil is on the problem


16/02/2019 09:04:15

This is a copy of an email received from pocket mags that puts the problem back in the publishers court


Hi John,

Thank you for your email!

Unfortunately, digital issues are created by the publishers to be used solely for digital purposes. Because of this the digital issues are not compatible to be printed off. Alternatively, you can also contact the publishers directly as they may be able to assist you further.

If you are looking for the print subscription of a title, you can go to our sister site who facilitate print subscriptions, or go directly to the publishers.

Warm Regards,


Pocketmags Customer Service

On Fri, 15 Feb at 3:24 PM , jesofmi <> wrote:

Up till now I have been able to print the odd page from Model Engineer to take into the workshop. This facility seems to have now disappeared is this a problem at pocket mags or with the html5 reader


John Stannard

Sent from Mail for Windows 10

15/02/2019 16:27:20

I can no longer print from pocketmags so I am unable to take pages to the workshop, I am beginning to wonder if it is worth the subscription


Thread: Milling power feed
13/11/2018 08:10:28

How about something like this for MEW


Thread: new member in france
03/11/2018 08:26:27

Hello I am about 40 km NE of Roissy (aka Aeoport Charles de Gaulle), I known of no other mad people at all in this area, just this small enclave of insanity.


Thread: Carbide threading inserts.
07/10/2018 08:08:11

I bought the self same set the other week and I am entirely satisfied with it.


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