Very nice, pucka job
@zx9 No not me guv, it just appeared whilst i regular trawl the small ads for engineering gold (or rust old c-rap as the good lady puts it)
@brightspark much obliged my assumption was wrong !!
@Fazerruss having not witnessed the saw running, can you confirm direction of motor/belts.
Would I be correct in assumming it looks like this
Unfortunately I don't have a correctly sized boring bar for hss but I do have another bar using a different chip geometry.
I think basically the...
So today was a story of two halfs.
@Ruffian parcel arrived and I got to work on the bronze bearing.
Turned down the OD (interference fit) and...
@Agroshield if I turn down past some of the taper the sleeve can be slipped on that end to the shoulder at the woodruff end.
I can then use what...
So to the main Shaft: this holds the Flywheel at one end (keyed) and a cranked arm at the other which is held in place by a taper and nut
@mr migwire Never had a go on an 04, signed the more ubiquitous 08's. Looks like a tidy set up to keep you busy ..the Landy in Blood & custard is...
I used to sign 47's .. back to been a unit jockey these days.
@mr migwire ..is the BR depot code Long Marston ??
@Brad93 no worries, we need to meet at some stage soon. :thumbup:
Been busy making a Lead screw nut for the Mk1 Clarkson I am resurrecting.
I have been patiently wating for a 5/8 BSW Left hand tap to arrive (I...
I have bought quite a bit off the FB marketplace. I go with "cheeky" offers if the item sits round for weeks or they are seriously overvalueing...
What a diamond @brightspark and skilled with it too. Very Grateful for your efforts I have to say :thumbup:
Did you name one after your lathe :thumbup:
@Fazerruss Does yours have a pin through standing arm, on clean up of the arm today I found the reminants of a pin/bolt ??
Much cleaning, stripping and painting.
@Seadog was correct it was a standard microswitch :clapping:
A little 10 amp with a...
@Pete. I wonder if you would get away with a Matt lacquer applied to the "paint" surfaces. Given I take it it's not going to see any very hard use ??
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