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    Pictures of the ceramic knife as promised. ...

    Pictures of the ceramic knife as promised.
    Gives a really clean trim with no gouging or dig-ins ...I was Technical Director of an injection moulding plant for years and we issued all our operators...
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    Get a ceramic knife. Square edged, thick (about...

    Get a ceramic knife. Square edged, thick (about 1/32nd) blunt, blade, but works amazingly well on plastics for a really clean trim.
    I've got one hiding in the workshop, I'll grab a picture later
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    True. Norfolk women are like the dwarves in LOTR...

    True. Norfolk women are like the dwarves in LOTR - they also have long beards and short legs and badly need a bath. And they're always related somehow
    I'm from Suffolk. Our women have 6 fingers.
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    And one more. I think you're a complete wanker...

    And one more. I think you're a complete wanker too.
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    And how is this helpful? Seriously, enough. Please

    And how is this helpful? Seriously, enough. Please
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    If you just want to calculate the ratio, it...

    If you just want to calculate the ratio, it doesn't matter, as long as you use the same reference point to measure both of them.
    The same for using it to calculate output speed, use the same...
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    Kai Tak! Weren't the landing instructions to head...

    Kai Tak! Weren't the landing instructions to head staight for the checkerboard on the mountain, then bank hard, hard! hard!! right when you saw God? Landed there in 1988.....it was interesting!
  8. Might be easier to do it the Solidworks model. I...

    Might be easier to do it the Solidworks model. I know you said you want this as constant, but surface offsets and/or scaling of the cavity model section (on it's own) is pretty straightforward, and...
  9. I agree. That is such a weird suggestion for...

    I agree. That is such a weird suggestion for grinding steel of any kind.
  10. D2 wears normal alox wheels very quickly, you...

    D2 wears normal alox wheels very quickly, you need a 3SG or 5SG wheel, or you'll be re-dressing like mad.
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    You haven't tripped out the hydraulic shut off at...

    You haven't tripped out the hydraulic shut off at the end of travel have you? There's a cam on the r/h side of the table that will activate the shut off lever
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    We ran a suite of 5 injection mould tools using a...

    We ran a suite of 5 injection mould tools using a 55% glass & mineral filled PPA, and they had in-mould coining too, for moulded in nickel-silver stamped contacts. Very high flatness demand on the...
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    It's like those attention seeking posts on FB......

    It's like those attention seeking posts on FB...


    "OMG I'm so upset"

    "U ok hun?"

    "Inbox me babe"
  14. Metric leadscrews often need the gear inside the...

    Metric leadscrews often need the gear inside the threading dial changed to screwcut different pitch metric threads. Almost counter intuitive - if you have a good manual for it it may tell you what...
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    Kenny was an absolute star, one of my favourites,...

    Kenny was an absolute star, one of my favourites, and I was privileged to watch him race, so no argument from me as to his talent. And of course it took you guys 40 yrs to win your 1st championship,...
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    I'm chuckling away at this - Brembo have always...

    I'm chuckling away at this - Brembo have always been the goto performance brake in Europe for motorbikes as long as I can remember, and I started riding in the mid-70s. I also had some Triumphs with...
  17. Damn! If only we had 0.09, 0.08, 0.07, 0.06,...

    Damn! If only we had 0.09, 0.08, 0.07, 0.06, 0.04,..... 0.025 that we could use. And so on....
    Why did nobody think of that! :D
  18. Did you know that the Danish language has no word...

    Did you know that the Danish language has no word for 'please'? Obviously not being polite has rubbed off on GBC, with him having been there so long.
    Then again he's a Scot too....
  19. Still chuckling at the OP, but here's a little...

    Still chuckling at the OP, but here's a little humourous pearl that long time forum member "Boris" posted in General (now general archive) a very long time ago, when the same debate was raging. But...
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    It's been happening to me for a year or so in...

    It's been happening to me for a year or so in Firefox, and yes I'm up date.
    Only solution is to reboot - just clearing cache and cookies doesn't work for me
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    And someone who can see but not post may be...

    And someone who can see but not post may be having a little apoplexy at the moment....:D
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    Look on the bright side, your ignore list will be...

    Look on the bright side, your ignore list will be working again.....
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    EU trade talks latest... "Give up your rights...

    EU trade talks latest...

    "Give up your rights under international law"
    "No"
    "You're being unreasonable"

    "Subject your trade to our political court"
    "No"
    "You're being very unreasonable"
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    You don't a separate forum, you can show-off and...

    You don't a separate forum, you can show-off and be a blowhard just as well in the General forum.
    It certainly wouldn't be needed for any advice, everyone knows that Toolmakers know it all anyway......
  25. Sent you a pm with contact details

    Sent you a pm with contact details
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