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  • Posted in thread: How Model diesel Engine works? on 06-14-2017 at 07:01 PM
    For the most part exactly the same as a two stroke glow engine except the diesel has an
    adjustable combustion chamber ( a movable plug or contra piston that is adjusted via the tee
    handle on the head ...

  • Posted in thread: Hello from Sydney on 06-12-2017 at 05:03 AM
    No H&F in south oz ? Never knew that !So you either have a long drive or a hefty freight charge
    from Melbourne if you want a new machine - that sux !

  • Posted in thread: Hello from Sydney on 06-11-2017 at 07:47 AM
    Hi Derek,Welcome to the forum .You have been watching some good channels there may i suggest a
    few more , mr crispin ,mr pete 222 , stefan gotteswinter , emmas spare room machine shop ,
    bruce whitham ...

  • Posted in thread: Problem with the new lathe on 04-13-2017 at 04:30 AM
    If they haven't asked for the faulty board back set it up next to the new one and check the
    solder joints on both boards , if any look dry or incomplete it may be worth re soldering them
    before fittin...

  • Posted in thread: Idea's for a Newbie on 04-13-2017 at 04:22 AM
    Probably the easiest and most forgiving first engine would be a wobbler engine and you can make
    them without a lathe or mill , i've even seen them made from wood !It was what i made in high
    school and...

  • Posted in thread: Problem with the new lathe on 04-12-2017 at 06:27 PM
    From what i can see it is a brushless motor so maybe the problem is in the switching
    transistors of the motor driver , it could be just a bad solder joint causing one of the dc
    phases to work intermit...

  • Posted in thread: Metric lathes in the US on 03-21-2017 at 04:46 AM

  • Posted in thread: How loud are 7x12 mini lathes? on 03-14-2017 at 08:37 AM
    Depends on whether you can hear their day to day noise like television , radio , speech or
    cooking dinner etc .If not then i would say no problems unless your like me and like to hurl
    your failures ac...

  • Posted in thread: Brilliant work, excellent video.. on 03-13-2017 at 02:00 PM
    I promise you that you will mesmerised by his work just like the thousands of other Clickspring
    fans !

  • Posted in thread: Buyng and fitting a dro to sieg sx2 mill on 03-02-2017 at 01:32 PM
    None of the three Dro's in my workshop have had any problems with the heat even the 47 deg C we
    had here in western Sydney recently and in my fibro shed it would have been pushing 50 C +
    easily althou...


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