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Posted in thread: Cheap DRO on 01-21-2017 at 10:32 AM
As an acceptable alternative , how about one of these ? Google for digimag readout , there are
several suppliers . Not as fancy as a real digital readout , but very affordable . IIRC I've
seen them fo...
Posted in thread: Bazmak-Making the acute tool sharpening system on 01-11-2017 at 10:07 AM
Thx for the pictures , the wheels seem to be good quality . I'll have a look on ebay . For an
average of 15$ there's little risk involved . I have a clarkson t&c grinder , a very rare MKIII
, and I'm ...
Posted in thread: Mini Oilcan hand operated on 01-02-2017 at 09:31 AM
Lovely , always liked the look of polished brass . Wouldn't mind building one myself someday .
Posted in thread: A Life Well Spent, but not nearly over...... on 12-30-2016 at 04:34 PM
I'm 52 , so I don't see this as an imminent problem , but I do find myself a bit on the
opposite side of it . A friend of mine his mothers neigbor passed away recently . This man so
I've been told was...
Posted in thread: Welding cart and new machines on 12-30-2016 at 04:22 PM
I like the plastic tubes . Assuming they hold various rods ? Nice work ! Pat
Posted in thread: motor for lathe on 12-30-2016 at 01:44 PM
There's a book in the workshop practice series about electric motors , what to look for and
what not .Could be handy if you don't know much about electric motors . I would definitly agree
, a 3 phase ...
Posted in thread: model engineers workshop magazine on 12-29-2016 at 04:34 PM
Pleased to announce that this problem is solved , and my archive is up to date again . Big
thanks to everyone who helped me out .
Posted in thread: cheap chinese arduino clone's on 12-29-2016 at 04:25 PM
Once you get the communication going , time to upload the first sketch . It's all very wel
document in the book . Hell yeah , I managed to make a led blink :thumbup: , I'm a programmer
now .WOW Wel no...
Posted in thread: cheap chinese arduino clone's on 12-29-2016 at 04:13 PM
So deep breath , and go for it . Installing the software ( IDE ) is pretty straightforward as
explained in the book . Hookup the arduino board and ...... nothing . The software won't talk
to the board...
Posted in thread: cheap chinese arduino clone's on 12-29-2016 at 04:00 PM
After reading the book , it was time to actually get me an arduino . Searched my favorite
auction site and found this : Arduino Uno (clone) 4.68$LCD and button shield 3.30$I2C lcd
interface 1.10 $ All...