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Posted in thread: Melting odd bits and pices on 08-19-2012 at 10:56 PM
AbbeyIn my 70s I do not need what you call wacky backy which I presume is also called gangee,
and I do not appreciate your infantile insults. I presume you are American. This forum seems
that it is fo...
Posted in thread: Lathe speeds up when cutting on 08-18-2012 at 07:45 PM
Hi have you tried talking to David Warren and the tech people there they are usually helpfull,
though sounds like a board fault, I take it that as is a warco you are in the UKBob
Posted in thread: Melting odd bits and pices on 08-18-2012 at 07:28 PM
Hi AbbeyI would be interesting to know what the cylinders are for loco, stationary size etc, A
friend of mine made one from an old circular spin drier, firebricks etc;you will need to
purchase safety ...
Posted in thread: Is there a broom made for sweeping metal swarl? on 08-18-2012 at 07:01 PM
Made one with old hard drive magnets - 2 small wheels cut a bit of thin sheet bent fiitted
wheels braized a bit of tube to contraption fit pole plonk on you magnets roll over swarf take
to bin pick of...
Posted in thread: Any tips for creating an arbor? on 08-13-2012 at 01:29 AM
There are many traders both in the UK and USA who sell blank arbours already ground. UK Arc
Eurotrade USA Grizzly, Have a small stock of them in my workshop anduse them on my rotary
table, mill and la...
Posted in thread: Any tips for creating an arbor? on 08-13-2012 at 01:08 AM
Posted in thread: Loose Piston Fit on 08-06-2012 at 04:03 AM
Hi I am afraid Brian is correctBob
Posted in thread: Miter Saw For Chop Saw? on 07-29-2012 at 08:39 AM
have a look at this one Should have put water in it first Chop saws are ok for rough work
shopshoe please read my post if you want an accurate cut first time then use the proper
tool.look after yours...
Posted in thread: Miter Saw For Chop Saw? on 07-28-2012 at 08:25 AM
In the 60s I worked for a short time in an old machine shop where everything came out of the
Victorian era, as a newby to the shop I was given the task of cutting up the tubeing to what
was the first ...
Posted in thread: Miter Saw For Chop Saw? on 07-27-2012 at 07:57 AM
Take it from an old engineer of over 50 years. Use the correct tool for the job, Anything else
can lead to disaster for youself, job and anyone else around.Shortcuts do not work and I could
write a bo...