Here is a list of all the postings speelwerk has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.
|Thread: Deckel FP1 Table|
You can find several on Ebay.de , this is the "cheapest" **LINK** perhaps he will send to the UK if you ask and pay extra. Niko.
|Thread: Shipping to the EU - beware!|
Getting parcels from the EU (Germany) is at the moment no problem for the UK since it is not ready for and has not yet implemented the new customs regulations. The EU was ready for them januari first but the UK not. As far as I know the new regulations should be in place this July but is now delayed for a year. Now I can make all kind of remarks about Brexit but this forum is not the place for it. Niko.
Edited By speelwerk on 07/05/2021 15:43:02
Edited By speelwerk on 07/05/2021 15:54:14
And that is only the beginning, the "fun" will start seriously when covid is behind us.
Before you (the UK) left the EU I bid and bought at UK auctions, now no longer to great a risk with import and cites problems (import of endangered goods).
Edited By speelwerk on 05/05/2021 21:21:52
|Thread: Portable vice - buying advice sought|
If you want a good one I would choose this, Niko **LINK** https://www.heuer.de/fileadmin/content/Bilder_content/Compact/Produktinformation-2Seiter/Product_information_compact_set_en.pdf
Edited By speelwerk on 29/04/2021 21:59:06
|Thread: Small saw. Proxxon or something else|
I just cut it on the workbench which is made out of melamine board and changed every year or so when it has to many (cut) marks. With a sharp knife it stays straigth and leaves almost no bur. Niko.
Perhaps not possible with stainless (never tried) but 0.1 mm brass cuts easily with a Stanley knife along a ruler. Niko.
|Thread: How to make a spring|
Annealed or hardened, I would heat it to red to make that bend. Niko.
|Thread: Weller TCP soldering iron|
|Thread: Help identify Myford super 7 cross slide enplate material|
Here you can buy a new one but you will have to overcome the benefits of Brexit **LINK**
Edited By speelwerk on 04/03/2021 13:20:23
|Thread: New Scam Amazon|
I became so angry at them last week after being harassed now for several weeks by the same caller/number claiming I registered at “Lux Investment” and wanting further details from me that I named them everything I could think of in my not so good English. That made them angry and threatened to sue, to which I replied that I am waiting for it. After that almost continues calling from first a English 0044 number, after blocking that it changed to Italian 0039 and then to Polish 0048. The result is that I now have blocked all incoming international 00 numbers, hopefully they will now give up and normality can return in the near future. Niko.
|Thread: Message from ARC to our customers in the E.U.|
Safe to use?
She is checking if the lathe complies to the higher standard of British health & safety regulations going in force January 1ste 2021.
|Thread: Cuttings an 8tpi thread in free cutting silver steel|
|Thread: What glue should I buy?|
Don't know about passivated plasterboard screws but would stainless not be better to use in the bathroom? Niko.
|Thread: Myford Super 7 Gearbox Taper Pin|
It is just possible to fit the large 72 tooth gear of the quick change gearbox on a clutch, it prevents damage if a crash happens. Niko.
|Thread: The repair shop|
I never hear anything about money cost of repair, do they work for free? Niko.
|Thread: Replacing Broken Tumbler Gear on Myford|
Although from a MK.1 this might help, **LINK** Niko.
Edited By speelwerk on 01/09/2020 23:55:28
|Thread: epoxy resin preventing from sticking.|
Thanks all! Lots of possibilities, I like the paraffin one. Niko.
Edited By speelwerk on 15/08/2020 10:02:26
Would a silicone spray prevent a metal (silver) hinge from sticking to a casting epoxy resin, or should I use something else? Niko.
|Thread: Left handed lathe?|
Am I seeing this wrong way around or is this a lathe rYAAOSwhdVfDZKL">https://www.ebay.de/itm/Watchmakers-lathe-BOLEY-LEINEN/274439614604?hash=item3fe5e0308c:grYAAOSwhdVfDZKL special made for the left handed watchmaker? Niko.
|Thread: Small Tap Holder|
For small taps (<M 2) I use a pin vice but this is also a nice one **LINK** Niko.
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