I'm not familiar with the hot rolled steel 1018 , in RSA we have hot rolled steel called wm300
used for die set bases etc. it quite soft and...
Worth restoring such a nice machine, better than any Chinc junk:)
Real good and skillfull work, well done!
Hi guys will follow up soon
Thanks for the interest
There's no intention on my part to take over or to "hyjack" someones thread, just thought it may be good to revive
the enthusiasm shown by...
Some progress. Valvegear parts
Vielen dank, gute infomation
Grus aus Sudafrika
Danke fur das teilen....sehr gut.
Sehr schones modell !!
Ist dieser motor umkehrbar?
Some work so far on 2 engines S/Simplex Hybrid in 71/4 in. & Hunslet in 5" (also hybrid)
The driving wheels obtained from another ME and was bored...
I like what you've done so far, i built two Simplex myself, wonderful performers. I just had my next Super Simplex's frames lazy cut(laser cut)...
Why did i not think of that? great idea Rudy, thanks for sharing
Busy people don't have time, so one has to make time do something that you will enjoy making and using or playing with. My lawn was in desperate...
Hi Bazmak and Mach Tom Thank you for encouraging comments.
When i make some t pins i set the top slide over to the required degree using a dti....
My attempt to find a way of turning small tapers is hobby related since the need for
small taper pins is not popular with suppliers To source...
You are most welcome, i saw this setup i think on a Kerry lathe's tail stock
i'm not sure if this idea was extended to top slides by lathes...
I often wanted to turn small tapers wit a live centre to support the work, but the tail stock jams the hand wheel of the top slide when set over...
Engineering art, nice work
Innovative brain, nice workmanship:)
i want it,, can you ship to RSA?
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