spare parts required
|Clive Farrar||05/08/2022 21:50:41|
121 forum posts
Well being a bit heavy handed I have just split one of the special shaped studs that lock the brass shoes into place.
Wondering if any one knows if and where spares are available?
I have e mailed ARC tonight but thought i would ask here as well.
Yes I know I could make one but prefer top do other jobs if I can.
I can temporarily rob one from the travelling steady to finish my job but thought i would start the process of trying to find one now.
|Paul Kemp||05/08/2022 22:09:25|
|732 forum posts|
As you have a lathe can you not find one inside a bit of bar you have in the shed?
|Nigel Graham 2||05/08/2022 23:46:04|
|2287 forum posts|
LOL! (Clive had said he'd prefer not to have to make it!)
|Clive Farrar||07/08/2022 11:20:21|
121 forum posts
ARC have responded. unfortunately in the negative.
So at some point i will be digging out my 19mm bar stock and constructing a couple.
May as well make two whilst i am at it as there is not a lot of meat on them after the M5 cross drill.
However i have now learnt that they only need nipping up and not tightening.
|not done it yet||07/08/2022 12:34:51|
|6888 forum posts|
Can you not just buy a couple of cap head screws or standard set screws for the job? Maybe even threaded rod? Perhaps a pic of this ‘special shaped stud’ might elicit some simple practical suggestions?
6695 forum posts
If you could use a cap (Allen) head screw it would be high tensile material and much less likely to break again.
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