|Eric Cox||05/11/2018 10:59:24|
512 forum posts
Given a limit of £500 what model engineering related Christmas present would you like to receive.
|larry phelan 1||05/11/2018 11:02:50|
|556 forum posts|
That will be the day !!!!!
|5005 forum posts|
That's very generous of you Eric! I would like cash in a plain envelope please...
PS Seriously though, I would ask for a better DRO for my mill.
Edited By SillyOldDuffer on 05/11/2018 11:15:17
|Neil Wyatt||05/11/2018 11:35:47|
16946 forum posts
A Tardis-style storage box to keep all my junk in
|Jon Lawes||05/11/2018 12:20:57|
333 forum posts
I'd buy mentoring and self confidence!
661 forum posts
I'll go for enthusiasm and perseverance! (But a new 3D printer would go down well at the moment, mine is still in bits pending an upgrade)
|Fowlers Fury||05/11/2018 15:27:58|
328 forum posts
Injectable WD40 for my finger joints.
|pgk pgk||05/11/2018 15:38:54|
|1499 forum posts|
Facetious: a shed pixie to tidy up
Serious: 3rd axis dro and power feed for mill
|Mick B1||05/11/2018 15:42:46|
|1276 forum posts|
I'll say. Mine never does that - it only hides stuff in plain sight, protected by a special spell so that I don't see it even if I can...
I thought they were all like that?
|Mark Gould 1||05/11/2018 18:54:06|
|166 forum posts|
Angle plates, 1,2,3 blocks, cutting fluid, a nice P&B chuck, a nice rotary table, a welding course, another Stuart set of castings, beter LED lighting, an airconditioning system for the garage, a set of Mitutoyo micrometers, a set of pin gauges, a nice gauge blck set, a surface plate, a height gauge, a quality set of Dormer drills and/or reamers........
|XD 351||05/11/2018 19:03:39|
1384 forum posts
3D taster or a universal boring and facing head , a Wohlhaupter would be nice though 500 sqiud wont get near it !
Gear cutters , broaches and milling cutters are always welcome .
2531 forum posts
£500; WOW! I should be so lucky … now let me think on that … … decisions, decisions, oh dear...
|834 forum posts|
See your shed pixies Mick - mine are little people - do the exact same as my lot. I reckon they are building something but I've no idea what.........
|Mike E.||05/11/2018 21:40:26|
|195 forum posts|
A set of gear cutters would be nice.
|Mark Rand||05/11/2018 22:50:52|
|828 forum posts|
£500 worth of floor space.
3893 forum posts
A shade sail so I can step outside the shed onto the concrete driveway and do welding and grinding in summer without getting scorched.
|XD 351||06/11/2018 01:30:52|
1384 forum posts
Should buy you enough space to stand a drill bit on its end 😁
156 forum posts
That really is quite a lot of beer.....
|mark costello 1||07/11/2018 16:06:32|
554 forum posts
Yes but You are only renting it.
4855 forum posts
Wise decision giving you the room to house next year's £500 present.
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