|Peter Simpson 1||29/05/2020 10:31:14|
186 forum posts
Does anybody know a supplier of 10 SWG x 3/8" spring steel strip. It's for the springs on my 5" gauge tender Reeves do it but only one inch wide ?
|Clive Brown 1||29/05/2020 11:42:13|
|585 forum posts|
Are you sure that you need 10swg? That's ~1/8". Much thicker than the 5" g. tender that I'm building.
|289 forum posts|
I know it sounds obvious, but have you tried the likes of "Springmasters".
|Peter Simpson 1||29/05/2020 16:39:32|
186 forum posts
Sorry guy's senior moment it was 0.0120 not 0.120 should have gone to spec savers of a drive to Barnard Castle !
|Nick Clarke 3||29/05/2020 17:46:42|
1012 forum posts
Satirical humour on the forum - I like it!
|386 forum posts|
Lucky you were not inputting figures into a navigation system !
|The Novice Engineer||30/05/2020 19:35:02|
|79 forum posts|
A while back I recovered around 9ft of spring steel [0.012" x 3/8" ] from the
Mains Cable Retract mechanism of a Lidl Hair dryer that died !
Edited By The Novice Engineer on 30/05/2020 19:35:54
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