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    Hello every one

    Thanks Ken. George was 94 whilst I am a mere strippling at 91.;) I've no idea what the boiler was like. I was teaching himand he had a angina attack and and I fed hilm on nitro glycerine befor driving him into hospital . That was a long to,e ago . We'll have to see what the response re a...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Many bandsaw wheels are 'crowned' to help the tracking. Again, there is a qustion of aligning with a straight edge Of course, you may have known these and done them:)
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    Hello every one

    One of my very good friends who was 94 died this week There is a very complete Myford ML7-RB- the one like the Supper7B and a Pultra 10 instrument lathe, a Sient -the shorter one- and a vast collection of tooling. Do you wish me to keep you posted in the. even of a future sale? There's even a...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    You see I actually printrd off the ORIGINAL before it was altered.
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    This is the ALTERED post, I never said what the book was nor the publisher, nor the author NOR the EDITER.
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Angie - Igavwe my old vattered cipy away and bought a new one. Since this started, I have just had a couple of phone calls to tell me that a dear older friend has had a 2nf fall and has died at the age of 94. This old bloke built almost all the bits in BOTH books. I've just told the daughter...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Andrew Andrew See above I have been asked to ship a copy of a copyrufhted book The copy right holder was a fanuky friend Cheers Norman
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    I passed a copy of your lkast reply to a to a bunch of 'savants' who, lije me, are in their 70's, their 80' and their 90' and they were shocked and annoyed at your attempt not only to rell a person who was and is a feiend of the editor of 'the book' which COPYRIGHT under the laws of the United...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Timp It would appear that my words have been misconstrued and and therefore taken out of com-text. If you gave been upset then I must humbly apologise
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Thanks John I do have a spare blade- somewhere and I know that there are cheaper and therefore inferior blades. Sorry, SmithDoor but I'nm intrsted in quality and am not dominsted by p[[rice or lack of price. John I have the question of the Titan wood blade to address. No, not yet bit mine...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    The book is perhaps £30 and with a vast bumber of designs anf hints and great experience whilst you on the other hand get aan inferior product- for free. That is my view on things not only on this hobby but life generally. My observation on lfe of which I have only ONE. Best Wishes...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Fine but there is better! I used to like motor cars and my late wife had a rolls Royce, I had a clapped out 1937 Morris 8 that cost me £5-. I soon caught up:) We both retired at 55 and when she died I gave the cars away. There is a still a classic Mercedes SLK 230 looking brand new i the garage...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    Details please and does he do wood cuttomg ones too. I have just bought a Titan wood bandsaw from Screwfix. Off topic, but I have been 'wood butchering' as if there was no tomrrow:mad: The Quorn modifications to the old Mark 1 are now in progress. Making 'test poeces' in timber. Best...
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    I think thaat there is a formula but a mnimum of contach with 3 teeth seems fair enough. Hoever, I'm happy to be advised Norman
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    I was brought up to determine the number of teeth from the thickness of the metal. Whether it is right or not is another matter:)
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    Lets Talk 6X4 Bandsaws !

    I wrote thos up in -------------2018 but the detals should be in the British Museum! and also subject tp a Patent. It's a long tome since I originally commented It is ascribed to Commsnder W.T. Barker of the Royal Navy- or as some of us Brycreeme Boys would dub it-- the Grey Finnel Line...
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    Hello every one

    , As old age rushes on relentlessly , we become less and less cpsble of handling sruff from largr and generally cheaper second hsnd machinery. Again, larger machinery appears on the masrket- because it is worn or simply out of date. Pricing a good second hand Chinese lathe against a first vlass...
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    Let's talk cutter grinders

    For the English and the Welsh, there is a Geo. Alexander Deckel clone on HomeWorkshop.co. UK Son of the late John Dtevenson- site owner. It is a single lip grinder. Priced at £450 and with lots of collets. Bolection only N
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    Let's talk belt grinders

    John I'm going on what is a Pelmanustic memory and may be wrong. it is in fond memory of a member of the local club- who made a highly developed Quorn, was alway broke and ran cars and repaired silencers with --- SILICOME SEALANT No, I have never tried it:) but from what I read can stand...
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