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  1. Thread: Wax vs. Clay

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    Hi, Welcome to the forum, If you a making a...

    Hi,

    Welcome to the forum, If you a making a one ring there is little point in casting, first you need to make the mold so in effect you you have already made the item, you will also need to buy...
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    I have a multitool with a 200mm contact wheel it...

    I have a multitool with a 200mm contact wheel it is very low to start so I just spin it then switch it on yes I know it is not correct but it has been working this way for at least 20 years
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    Depending on how long you have had your machines...

    Depending on how long you have had your machines the colour may have faded
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    Contact H&F and ask them otherwise take a sample...

    Contact H&F and ask them otherwise take a sample a to pain retailer and have them colour match them
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    Sometimes the "you" is particularly warranted...

    Sometimes the "you" is particularly warranted and if you have asked for advice for some thing you have done wrong, then, there is no call to be offended
    in saying that it is also relevant that in...
  6. Thread: New here but old

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    Welcome Dell, Good to find some in the world...

    Welcome Dell,
    Good to find some in the world that still uses oxy gear, when you say Coach builder, is that in the manner of buses and motor bodies or old school horse pulled vehicles
    I have a SL...
  7. Thread: Sand casting

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    Yep no probs will post a pic or two

    Yep no probs will post a pic or two
  8. Thread: Sand casting

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    Similar to a ingot except I want to get it more...

    Similar to a ingot except I want to get it more precise ( less finishing ) I know you can do it by the open casting method and I am aware that it can be done by the usual half and half method, I just...
  9. Thread: Sand casting

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    Thanks for the replies, several people told me it...

    Thanks for the replies, several people told me it can't be done that way, I did not see any reason why not
  10. Thread: Sand casting

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    Sand casting

    I have done lots of sand casting, ( only small items ) I have a question, if one was making just a rectangular strip, I assume there would be no reason to center the pattern in the mould i.e. just...
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    They are Silversmith/Goldsmith/Jewellers tools,...

    They are Silversmith/Goldsmith/Jewellers tools, the stakes/anvils are for shaping metal ( similar to a Blacksmith ) the other item is a adjustable ingot mould for casting precious metal ingots.
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    Thanks for all the replies, it will probably stay...

    Thanks for all the replies, it will probably stay on the "to do" list for now
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    The only example I have had a lot to do with is a...

    The only example I have had a lot to do with is a Cincinnati No.2 tool & cutter grinder that I used to own the machine had been rebuilt to a almost better than new standard and cost a lot less
    than...
  14. Good to see it is working out ( I have most...

    Good to see it is working out

    ( I have most likely done many null and void copper turning jobs by the sound of it )
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    Here is a pic of the same machine, mine is a bit...

    Here is a pic of the same machine, mine is a bit hard to get to quickly ( Photo taken from camoz on woodwork Forum ), I do not really know what needs to be done to mine
    I have not even plugged it...
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    I am not looking for slide way grinding I am...

    I am not looking for slide way grinding I am looking for a machine re builder I have a Woodfast jigsaw which has been sitting around for ten years waiting for me to rebuild it
    I have use for it...
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    Yes it seems as though they have long gone I am...

    Yes it seems as though they have long gone I am not aware of any other companies that do that sort of work
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    Interesting Graham, as I said I am not a expert,...

    Interesting Graham, as I said I am not a expert, although the way you explained it is exactly the way I was taught how to do it 40+ years ago by the same boilermaker who taught me to weld.
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    Grout & Darlington

    Hi all,

    I would like to know if any one has information on a company called Grout & Darlington ( don't know if the spelling is correct ) they specialised in total rebuilds of machinery
    the...
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    Personally and I am no expert, but have done...

    Personally and I am no expert, but have done similar repairs on cars I don't think heat will have too much negative effect, if yo have the ability to do the machining as you mention, then weld it...
  21. Thread: Happy new year

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    Happy new year

    Happy New Year to all for tomorrow and for those who get it​ Bliadhna Mhath Ur
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    Where ever you take it remove the rods first or...

    Where ever you take it remove the rods first or they will and you will have no control of how they do it
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    While searching for something else entirely I...

    While searching for something else entirely I came across this you may want to investigate
    ...
  24. Thread: Fatigue Mats

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    I did not get really technical just used up scraps

    I did not get really technical just used up scraps
  25. Thread: An axe to grind

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    Not pointless to me, thanks for the post, I...

    Not pointless to me, thanks for the post, I appreciate fully the work that goes into something like this, and for those who
    think it is pointless they are ones missing out, it is a thing of beauty...
  26. Thread: Fatigue Mats

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    A couple of pics, apart from kindling Duck boards...

    A couple of pics, apart from kindling Duck boards are about the simplest thing to make out of timber, this is the one by my metal lathe

    383801

    383802
  27. Thread: Fatigue Mats

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    I will take a pic however I have no interest in...

    I will take a pic however I have no interest in go even close the shed in these temperatures
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    Take both wheel off run machine, if it vibrates...

    Take both wheel off run machine, if it vibrates then it is the machine, bent shaft warn bearing ( crap brand ) check wheel(s) are not cracked, balance wheels and reassemble should be fine
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    Many Knife makers use discarded bearings as a...

    Many Knife makers use discarded bearings as a source of steel
  30. Thread: Fatigue Mats

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    Make some Duck boards I use them at all my wood...

    Make some Duck boards I use them at all my wood and metal machines
  31. Thread: Bead roller

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    OK enlighten me is a jenny and a bead roller the...

    OK enlighten me is a jenny and a bead roller the same thing
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    Interesting elan I am tempted to buy a punch just...

    Interesting elan I am tempted to buy a punch just to try it out
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    I use a 20 ton press to cut discs from 1mm 2mm ...

    I use a 20 ton press to cut discs from 1mm 2mm silver sheet, I can assure you a 20 ton press will not do it
  34. What Graham said, that article explains it well,...

    What Graham said, that article explains it well, yes, I have purchased from Alibaba also ( not jewellery ) and have been satisfied, then I have also been been unsatisfied many times,
    chasing up...
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    I would be priming the one you are going to sell

    I would be priming the one you are going to sell
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    Just t make sure we all understand please keep...

    Just t make sure we all understand please keep the info coming, tool and cutter grinders are one machine I love, I used to have a Cincinnati No. 2 wish I had never parted with it
  37. icu222much welcome to the forum, two things to be...

    icu222much welcome to the forum, two things to be aware of Buying from Alibaba is pretty much pot luck, you may not get what yo think you are getting, and at that price the warranty may not be
    worth...
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    Seems like I should not venture into comedy (I...

    Seems like I should not venture into comedy (I though is was funny)
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    Definitely boring I can't imagine why any one on...

    Definitely boring I can't imagine why any one on a metal work forum would have any interest in a tool and cutter grinder
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    I have been using my vernier for 9 years to mark...

    I have been using my vernier for 9 years to mark out ( as just about every other jeweller on the planet does a) and there is no wear or any other detrimental affect
  41. For a one off having it LASER cut or water jet...

    For a one off having it LASER cut or water jet cut I believe would be less expensive than having it punched
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    Should not be an issue so long as the material...

    Should not be an issue so long as the material you are marking is softer than the vernier
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    With correct pre treatment as with any steel...

    With correct pre treatment as with any steel product, powder coating will out last out doors pretty much anything other than plating
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    "Powder coating is not a good thing outdoors."...

    "Powder coating is not a good thing outdoors." with all due respect Rubbish
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    I would have them powder coated

    I would have them powder coated
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    Now that is just immoral, takes the fun out of...

    Now that is just immoral, takes the fun out of picking up a handful of taps and spending 10 mins finding the one you want
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    I use BA quite often, common size in older...

    I use BA quite often, common size in older American electrical items e.g. dog clippers (I still maintain these for my SIL ) also hair clippers multi meters, 80's radio control gear servo motors etc....
  48. Thread: Arbor press

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    Hallmarks, will need to be modified, probably...

    Hallmarks, will need to be modified, probably even a little one tonne would do
  49. Thread: Arbor press

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    Arbor press

    Looking for a 2 or 3 tonne Arbor press, ( South Australia ) I know they are very cheap from H&F, just thought I would try here first because I have Scottish heritage and if I can save a dollar I will
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    If this is the same Thomas as made 4x4 winches...

    If this is the same Thomas as made 4x4 winches ,they are known for using custom made components only available through them
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