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  1. Thread: Bandsaw tension

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    With a timber bandsaw I have successfully set...

    With a timber bandsaw I have successfully set tension for 40 odd years by giving the blade a flick with a finger and listening for nice crisp tone
    I don't know if the same applies to metal bandsaws...
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    Thanks for that just did not want any sudden...

    Thanks for that just did not want any sudden surprises the other stuff should be pretty straight forward, so long as it is just bearings.
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    Drill press question

    Hi all I have a generic type drill press at least 30 years old (purchased new) I attempted to bore a 22mm hole with a hole saw the other day, things did not go well, seems like it is time to replace...
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    If you have pinholes the the entire bottom...

    If you have pinholes the the entire bottom section has probably seen better days, if you a a accomplished welder you could do a cut and shut.
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    Sticky: That's pretty snazzy would love to see it's...

    That's pretty snazzy would love to see it's construction
  6. Use a piece of string wrap it around the wheels...

    Use a piece of string wrap it around the wheels and measure the length. Friction ( for want of a better word ) are quite usable if in good condition, you may just need to dress them, I worked at a...
  7. Mostly people just use body filler, personally I...

    Mostly people just use body filler, personally I would just leave it.
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    It is not just chuck keys many many things are...

    It is not just chuck keys many many things are "OUT OF STOCK" at the moment
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    I clearly have a different definition of...

    I clearly have a different definition of "amazing".
  10. Seems Like a good idea to me, it is a bit sad...

    Seems Like a good idea to me, it is a bit sad that it has become necessary.
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    Looks like a long rod ahead, I did some volunteer...

    Looks like a long rod ahead, I did some volunteer work back in the seventies at the Pichi Richi rail work shop, I can't remember what Loco it was.
  12. Thread: Churchill.

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    Well said Karl!!

    Well said Karl!!
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    Thanks for the suggestions, I will probably go...

    Thanks for the suggestions, I will probably go F/R as as if I haven't got it I can't use it, it is 3Ph I have mate who is a sparky he will sort out if it is reversible or not, he does all my wiring.
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    Forward/ reverse switch

    Hi, I need to replace the switch on my, old generic mill, "currently just on off" is there any advantage of making it forward/reverse other than tapping.
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    May be a version of this looks similar Fox...

    May be a version of this looks similar
    Fox Machine Co. - History | VintageMachinery.org
  16. Thread: Misceallanious

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    Misceallanious

    Logan mat cutter, new in box "never used" $100 + post if required or pick up Morphett Vale.394315
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    How much do you want for it

    How much do you want for it
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    Just to explain, It was my suggestion, The reason...

    Just to explain, It was my suggestion, The reason being that I have a Firearm that I want to basically show off, it does not really come under gunsmithing as there is no, "creating" or "Putting...
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    Bl#$dy H#ll, That was quick!

    Bl#$dy H#ll, That was quick!
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    though you may contact them if the problem...

    though you may contact them if the problem persists

    Can't contact them nothing works
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    Just split the nut length wise with a cold chisel...

    Just split the nut length wise with a cold chisel or if you have access a air hammer, stud is most likely damaged and will need to be replaced
  22. Thread: Rotary Table

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    Rotary Table

    Wanted 6"/150mm defunct rotary table, no indexing ability needed, going to convert to motorised turntable need to have good worm gears, bearings I can replace (South Australia would be nice)
  23. Thread: Air delivery

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    Thanks BobL and Baron J that should see me right

    Thanks BobL and Baron J that should see me right
  24. Thread: Air delivery

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    Air delivery

    A question for all the smart people, is there a simple way to measure the air delivery/capacity of a air compressor in Liters per minute of a unknown capacity compressor
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    For many times less than those sort of prices you...

    For many times less than those sort of prices you could build a simple gas forge.
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    Yeh and when the budget versions emerge there...

    Yeh and when the budget versions emerge there will be a myriad of hacks and mods to make them work
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    MMM! still a bit out of my price range, but it...

    MMM! still a bit out of my price range, but it looks like a lot of fun.
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    Sticky: That's a bit fancy leaves my "any were I put it"...

    That's a bit fancy leaves my "any were I put it" a bit wanting.
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    https://www.altronics.com.au/switches/push-button-...

    https://www.altronics.com.au/switches/push-button-switches/?type_1=microswitches
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    I am a big fan of Penetrene for such tasks

    I am a big fan of Penetrene for such tasks
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    Am I missing something here, you have a MIG...

    Am I missing something here, you have a MIG welder and you produce what look like quality welds, you are not Au fait with stick welding so your welds are rubbish, and you blame the machine
    Why not...
  32. To answer you question, no the only way to...

    To answer you question, no the only way to restore the finish will be to re polish, most likely chalk it it up to experience and start again, using a different cutting method e.g. snips. bench shear,...
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    My opinion go with what BobL said the nibbler...

    My opinion go with what BobL said the nibbler will not produce the edge you you want, A bench shear would be better, by far the best solution would be to find someone with a Guillotine.
  34. MMM! I was thinking of turning one into a BBQ...

    MMM! I was thinking of turning one into a BBQ maybe not.
  35. Thread: Elec motors

    by China
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    WITHDRAWN, all have run away to new home.

    WITHDRAWN, all have run away to new home.
  36. Thread: Elec motors

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    One Hoover gone, I am going to the dump on...

    One Hoover gone, I am going to the dump on Friday these will be going with me on a one way trip
  37. Thread: Elec motors

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    Elec motors

    240 v Electric motors 1/4 hp as sick of moving them about, as far as I remember they all work pick Morphett vale "Free" Also posted on WWF.

    393726

    393727

    393728

    393729
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    What mods did you have to make to fit the gauge

    What mods did you have to make to fit the gauge
  39. Thread: Tikka video

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    I have seen that vid before, not all barrels are...

    I have seen that vid before, not all barrels are forged, only by the high end manufactures.
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    Appears to be just a flat flat plate cut/ground/...

    Appears to be just a flat flat plate cut/ground/ drilled to fit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=66ndmrybGjo
  41. I don't know the relevant regulations I was...

    I don't know the relevant regulations I was informed by Service SA, has to do with the fact that they are not your property so have to be able to be removed.
  42. I don't know about WA, in SA is is un lawful to...

    I don't know about WA, in SA is is un lawful to permanently affix Number Plates i.e. pop rivets.
  43. https://safetyglassesonline.com.au/glass-blowing-s...

    https://safetyglassesonline.com.au/glass-blowing-safety-glasses-are-now-available/ https://radproglasses.com.au/product/model-egm-glassworking-safety-glasses-phillips-202-ace/

    Plenty of...
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    Unfortunately by the time I paid a courier I may...

    Unfortunately by the time I paid a courier I may as well just buy a new one, Looking for one to set up permanently as a vertical saw
  45. Look up lampworking Glasses if the normal O/A...

    Look up lampworking Glasses if the normal O/A don't suit you
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    Why are they always in Victoria.

    Why are they always in Victoria.
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    Basically anything that can be opened with one...

    Basically anything that can be opened with one hand, ( that is what I was told when they confiscated mine)
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    Nice looking knife. ( not Lawful in SA though )

    Nice looking knife. ( not Lawful in SA though )
  49. Thread: 9/32 hex rod

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    Have you tried Miniature Bearings Australia, ...

    Have you tried Miniature Bearings Australia, https://www.minibearings.com.au/store/partslist/hexagonalbarbrass/
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    Going by your drawing, I would not have the...

    Going by your drawing, I would not have the bottom chamber and eliminate the three section sprue, you don't want "Backfilling" the metal needs to enter the mould quickly, run some radial gas relief...
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