Be very careful..3mt was never designed to take massive side loads. This is why Clarkson never went above an inch on 3mt collet chucks. I would never use some of those on 3mt and some will require very small cuts !!!
Thank you all for your input and help. Having now discussed the issue of pedestrian access, we are going to omit that I think.
Like @Brad93 says 10 secs ..
The neighbours wall is a no-go ..but will need something to act as a stop hold the electro magnet
I played both clips @gaz1 to the good...
Hello, looking for some guidance /asssitance on gate design.
The basics this is a drive between 2 properties. The property to the left is a neighbour, who I have so-so relationship with, so would rather not require fixing anything to that side
Property to the right is mine. The space between the...
It's not just quantity and cost.. My mate works doing full size railway steam engine boilers.
They are buying in fully certificated C107 copper bar to make stays, They are having to test each stay they make after production as the composition has been changing up the lengths of 3.mtr bar.
There is a reason these are costly on Ebay, they are not easily available from any source.
RDG do the following https://www.rdgtools.co.uk/acatalog/HEADSTOCK_REDUCERS.html
Someone needs to persaude them to get china to produce one that will fit colchester and harrisons 4.5mt to 3mt
Last time I...
If you have £150 to spend (what it cost me on here) you can have nice Bison Grinder an ex school beauty. (will organise pics if required)
I may be able to meet you at the top of the M11 if that would help
I have aquired another that suits my needs better
This morning @Pete. very kindly popped over in to Essex to have a look at my granite plate & comparator
Main plate was suprisingly in very healthy condition, it must have been looked after / covered given it's 1985 vintage and well within at least A spec ;)
My comparator was a different story...