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  1. Either would work but nylon is tougher. I'd use...

    Either would work but nylon is tougher. I'd use something like these: Buy Threaded Spacers | 500,000+ Components | Accu(R)
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    Very nice! Roger

    Very nice!

    Roger
  3. Here is a specialist that might be able to design...

    Here is a specialist that might be able to design and manufacture bespoke lifting units : LiftingSafety Temporary or Permanent Shackle Lifting Point - Max Capacity 6100kg - LiftingSafety
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    Oakleys are nice, but very expensive.

    Oakleys are nice, but very expensive.
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    Smaller runout levels are usually down to choice...

    Smaller runout levels are usually down to choice of machine and tool holder, stick-out and tool reach.
    It's also important to make sure that mounting faces and tapers are 100% clean when the chuck...
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    Opinions on Reamers

    We have a customer wanting size 8.8mm spiral reamers.
    Does anyone know the difference between YG-1 reamers and dormer brand reamers please?
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    We sell machines and have a customer wanting size...

    We sell machines and have a customer wanting size 8.8mm spiral reamers.
    Does anyone know the difference between YG-1 brand and dormer brand reamers?
  8. I'd like to know which coating stays matte black...

    I'd like to know which coating stays matte black the longest and if anyone has any experience of electroplating vs black oxide coatings for example. I've seen another discussion on the same topic...
  9. I'm hoping to draw from other people's experience...

    I'm hoping to draw from other people's experience to find the best solution for our customers.
  10. I didn't see this post earlier and have just...

    I didn't see this post earlier and have just started one on the same topic. I'm looking for a matte finish. Is black oxide coating better than electroplating in terms of a matte finish?
  11. Matte black ss screws - without changing their dimensions?

    Does anyone have any experience of matte black screw finishes which aren't painted?
    They need to be high-precision for our machines, so they can't be painted.

    Thank you

    Roger
  12. It is for machines that we produce, so the hard...

    It is for machines that we produce, so the hard wax sounds like a good option. Thanks for that
  13. Yes they look great. I understand that the oxide...

    Yes they look great. I understand that the oxide film benefits from wax to prolong the matte black colour, so they continue to look great in our machinery. The chemical black finish is for aesthetics...
  14. How often should chemical blackened screws be oiled to prolong their finish?

    Hi,

    Does anyone know how often I should oil or wax chemical blackened stainless steel screws in order to prolong the aesthetics of the matte black finish?

    Thanks,

    Roger
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