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  1. I have used auto cad a little, micro station and...

    I have used auto cad a little, micro station and solid works is much different in that you don't have to draw lines true size you can do approximate then define them to a dimension or parallel,...
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    I think he pulled that one out of you know where...

    I think he pulled that one out of you know where they are called trusses there are several designs out there here is one.

    Warren Truss | Garrett's Bridges

    The crane will have to be designed by...
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    I don't think its a spirolox as they usually go...

    I don't think its a spirolox as they usually go around more than once, used in piston gudgeon pin holes.

    I have a tool that does snap rings it has a knurl pattern on the outside of the jaws and...
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    The sheetmetal area lets you fold and unfold etc...

    The sheetmetal area lets you fold and unfold etc to give shapes both in folded state and unfolded state, just learning it now.
    Have not seen any expanded metal function i suspect you would need to...
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    as you say the bearing number is only one and as...

    as you say the bearing number is only one and as i don't know the bearing numbers off my head i think your talking about a ball bearing as tapered roller have two numbers one for the bearing one for...
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    get a different mic would be the most logical...

    get a different mic would be the most logical solution the one with the vee anvil it locates on 3 points. two on the anvil and one on the spindle.
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    I have used colchester lathes while i was at tafe...

    I have used colchester lathes while i was at tafe they have both metric and imperial cutting capabilities but i have used a better lathe once you use a better lathe you really don't want to go back....
  8. I thought of something else if you go around the...

    I thought of something else if you go around the workshop for a while in firearms man and get bored with it you could possibly upskill to design work in the same industry and get off the shop floor...
  9. most likely the firearms manufacturer will make...

    most likely the firearms manufacturer will make repeat parts but if you move around the factory you will learn to make the various parts and as they are volume you can get good at hitting the...
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    I would warn against cutting with a waterjet as...

    I would warn against cutting with a waterjet as its really really slow to do it, just to punch a hole in 5mm thick section takes about 15min.
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    From what i have heard .....Gm just puts a wax...

    From what i have heard .....Gm just puts a wax like coating on the chassis no paint. I heard this from someone who converts the things over here for RHD they asked to have them painted but it appears...
  12. Could have been used on a asphalt driveway they...

    Could have been used on a asphalt driveway they tend to get bogged sometimes so could have some trapped bits underneath as they tried to drag it free of the bog.
    Electric forks need a nice flat hard...
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    i have a set of Micro screwdrivers from this...

    i have a set of Micro screwdrivers from this place

    Series Kraftform Micro - Wera Product finder

    Its a tool place so have a look around the site its also in Germany so should be a easy source...
  14. Thread: Moon Shot; 1969

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    NASA rebuilt the control centre here NASA...

    NASA rebuilt the control centre

    here NASA painstakingly rebuilds Apollo mission control room that put men on the moon
  15. Thread: Copper Help

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    Try annealing it as stated above, most likely it...

    Try annealing it as stated above, most likely it has internal stresses due to processing.

    I have waterjet cut copper and if its thin such as a residual bit of metal it will warp, thankfully whole...
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    I would just replace it if anything happens its...

    I would just replace it if anything happens its just not worth the grief which could be a simple rework to a entire replacement which maybe hard to find or near impossible.
    Just count yourself lucky...
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    No a drill press is not the piece of equipment...

    No a drill press is not the piece of equipment capable of doing this.

    If you don't have a lathe and tooling such as micrometers bore gauges etc it will be cheaper to send it out rather than...
  18. Just get a truck driver to pick it up for you on...

    Just get a truck driver to pick it up for you on the day allocated no need for you to be there just give authorisation for it to happen and get auctioneers approval for 3rd party pickup.
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    I just did a search on M35 and it is listed as a...

    I just did a search on M35 and it is listed as a tool steel here https://www.steel-grades.com/Steel-Grades/Tool-Steel-Hard-Alloy/M35.html

    are you sure this reference is correct or is it a german...
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    Well it has been mentioned on here before but you...

    Well it has been mentioned on here before but you can have a look at leblond Home - LeBlond Ltd. or whacheon Whacheon U.S.A., Inc. - Commercial Lathes - Used Lathe Equipment & Parts -...
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    5 inches thick in ALUM well they can do it on a...

    5 inches thick in ALUM well they can do it on a water jet but it will be slow time is money on the water jet the one i used to run was charged out at $3 a minute cut time.
    You can program the shape...
  22. i have a spear and jackson made in the UK it...

    i have a spear and jackson made in the UK it seems ok but i am sure there will be a good USA made one just have to look for it.
  23. Talk to a manufacturer of furnaces and see what...

    Talk to a manufacturer of furnaces and see what the requirements are for their furnace so you then know what is required on the power side.
  24. See this crowd for a price, it may be easier to...

    See this crowd for a price, it may be easier to buy on in rather than build as you have no design, no research and development they have done the hard yards.

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  25. One thing to note salt needs to be washed off...

    One thing to note salt needs to be washed off with fresh water, just oiling it won't stop it rusting as the salt is still there.
    This is from marine equipment that took a swim in the ocean.
    A week...
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