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  • Born in South Africa, 7 years in England. the rest in Australiai have beenin a wrkshop all my life . Built 10 or more steam and a couple of hot air engines.
  • Australia
  • engeneer and clock maker


  • Posted in thread: milling machine table castings on 01-17-2017 at 05:27 AM
    Sorry my mess up. Try this
    ine+castings.TRS0&_nkw=milling+machine+castings&_sacat=0 Or google milling mac...

  • Posted in thread: Hobbs for sale. on 01-17-2017 at 05:17 AM
    I posted the link as soon as I had listed them on ebay. I think the actual auction started that
    night. Sorry about that. The link works for me now.

  • Posted in thread: Hobbs for sale. on 01-15-2017 at 08:54 PM
    Hobbs for sale in Australia;

  • Posted in thread: milling machine table castings on 01-15-2017 at 08:53 PM
    For sale in Australia.

  • Posted in thread: PatWankel Rotary Engine on 01-12-2017 at 09:56 PM
    EDM cutting leaves a porous hardened surface, if you propose to use an alloy steel this
    hardened surface will crack when bent. Do you have a miraculous post bend finishing process
    that will remove the...

  • Posted in thread: PatWankel Rotary Engine on 01-10-2017 at 06:58 PM
    I will have to try this new method of bending seals in my next engine, it sounds so easy to
    make flat strips and then just bend them. No more turning rings, then cutting them, then the
    heat treatment,...

  • Posted in thread: End Mills? on 11-30-2016 at 07:11 PM
    I don't know if this survey really applies but it is interesting. Buchanan

  • Posted in thread: How was this model airplane fuel efficiency record achieved ? Alien technology ? on 11-25-2016 at 10:48 PM
    May I ask, what was the OS PET .10 two stroke engine for. Were there two engines?

  • Posted in thread: Universal Joint on 11-23-2016 at 07:45 PM
    You don't need to harden filling buttons. Just make them 2 or 3 times thicker than the part you
    are filing and they will last just fine if you stop filling when you hit them, if they can spin
    on the c...

  • Posted in thread: Bluing steel part. on 10-04-2016 at 01:32 AM
    What oil do you use. I can get a good blue but when I oil it, the blue goes dull. I use engine
    oil.Thanks for the feedback.


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