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  1. Driving from Melbourne Newcastle with an empty tandem trailer on 13-03-19

    Short notice. Message me if you need something delivered.
  2. Thread: Milling please

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    Milling please

    Hi.
    I have 4 pine logs around 4m long that i am seeking to have milled. Not after slabs, just squared up so i can stack them away for drying. Largest is around 700mm dia. They are sitting in my...
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    VICTORIA Hi Onapski, I have did not receive a message from...

    Hi Onapski, I have did not receive a message from you.

    The sander is sold pending pickup on Thursday.
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    VICTORIA Pictures added. I meant to do it in the original...

    Pictures added. I meant to do it in the original post but seems I forgot.
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    VICTORIA Carbatech 300mm Disc Sander

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    Disc sander in excellent condition except it needs a new sand paper disc. Single phase, disc brake. Good solid cast base. Selling as I don't use it much and my shed is too...
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    jgforsberg, your bandsaw looks amazing!!! ...

    jgforsberg, your bandsaw looks amazing!!!

    Following a week of chicken pox, I've now managed to get some more done.

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    I spent some time filling many imperfections. The casting is...
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    Have done a bit more work over the weekend. ...

    Have done a bit more work over the weekend.

    Added another cote of undercoat to the top. Photos show how rough the casting is.

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    I've decided as I've come this far, I would add...
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    Hi Raymond, I've sent you a pm. Thanks for...

    Hi Raymond,

    I've sent you a pm. Thanks for giving me the heads up on the grinder. It would be nice to have a complete machine. Your MF will be great and well worth putting the time and effort in....
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    First cote of primer added today with my trusty...

    First cote of primer added today with my trusty new $35 gravity feed spray gun from the local cheap tool shop. I'm very surprised at how well it went. I called past the paint shop and also picked up...
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    Hi Van, RAL 7011 is a great start. The casting...

    Hi Van,

    RAL 7011 is a great start. The casting looks reasonably good.

    Rob, I think your suggestion of taking a sample down with me is a good idea too. Might see if I can lift a small square to...
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    Wadkin ME restoration

    While I'm waiting for my right arm to start working again following a waterski accident as Christmas, I've decided to do a full restoration of my old Wadkin chain and chisel mortiser to get it going....
  12. Thread: Extreme Wadkinitus

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    I've got a ME513, test no 7665, chain chisel...

    I've got a ME513, test no 7665, chain chisel mortiser.

    Cheers,

    Andrew.
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    I've welded cast iron using stainless steel rods...

    I've welded cast iron using stainless steel rods and arc welder with great success before. Pre heating of the iron is a good idea.
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    VIC Price reduced to $350.

    Price reduced to $350.
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    VIC 84" GB Titanium-r series chainsaw bar

    This is buy it now, not an auction.
    Brand new never used 84" GB titanium-r series chainsaw bar. Was planning on making a mill that has not yet happened and probably never will. Pickup Wantirna 3152....
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    Hi Rob, Thanks for the info on the oil. I gave...

    Hi Rob,

    Thanks for the info on the oil. I gave it a good spray with inox tonight. Plenty of rust came out and it started to free up. Lots more will be needed. I also checked out the mortise...
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    Hey Camo, Iíve had a good look in the back and...

    Hey Camo,

    Iíve had a good look in the back and taken a few photos. It looks like the spring is for the chain and weight for the chisel.

    From the back the chisel is on the left and the chain on...
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    Hi Camo, Thanks for the reply and the great...

    Hi Camo,

    Thanks for the reply and the great info.

    I was thinking something similar, but didn't consider there would be a ratchet. That would make things much easier.

    I was will try and...
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    Old Wadkin Mortiser question

    Hi all,

    This may be a long shot, but I thought I would ask the question. I'm getting my old mortiser working, not a full restoration at the moment, just operational.

    My question relates to the...
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    VIC Price drop. $60.

    Price drop. $60.
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    Hi Guys, I really appreciate the responses. It...

    Hi Guys,

    I really appreciate the responses. It has given me a lot to think about. I recently purchased a Wadkin radial arm saw. The spot in my shed I have set it up was where the Waldown drill...
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    G'day Matty, Thanks for the reply. I read some...

    G'day Matty,

    Thanks for the reply. I read some posts from a few years ago and was hoping you would comment.

    I have noticed that Carb-I-Tool do a 3/8 shank bit. It that the one that suits my...
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    VIC Parkin Radial Arm Saw

    I have for sale a Parkin Radial Arm Saw.

    I have spent considerable time restoring it a while ago but never finished it and ended up picking up the Wadkin.

    All bearings are new. The slides moves...
  24. Thread: Shed Clean Out

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    VIC Hi Kryn, I forgot to take the taper jig with me...

    Hi Kryn,
    I forgot to take the taper jig with me to get a quote on postage. My wife will go past the post office today.
  25. Thread: Shed Clean Out

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    VIC Hi Andrew, I'll take the Carbatec taper cutting...

    Hi Andrew, I'll take the Carbatec taper cutting jig, thanks. Could you please get a price for postage of it to 5253 Please.
    Regards
    Kryn[/QUOTE]

    No problem. I'll get on to that tomorrow.
  26. The write up makes them sound like they know what...

    The write up makes them sound like they know what they are doing.
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    C&H Dovetail Machine

    I have an old C&H dovetail machine. I restored the bottom half as it was very rusty, then started using it and have not yet finished the top. It works well and everything moves freely.

    The...
  28. Thread: Shed Clean Out

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    VIC Shed Clean Out

    I am having a shed clean out. It is amazing how I have managed to accrue multiple of things.

    1. Carbatec taper cutting jig - $10

    2. 2 x 1/4 inch drill chucks - $10

    3. Stanley stud finder -...
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    Hi AP, Thanks for letting me know. If I...

    Hi AP,

    Thanks for letting me know.

    If I have any problems with the grinder, I will be sure to get in contact.

    Cheers,

    Andrew.
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    Which drill press to keep?

    I have 2 drill presses.

    I am currently cleaning up the workshop and trying to create more room. Due to this, I am thinking I do not have a use for 2 drill presses.

    I generally use the Waldown...
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    Hi Matty, It is a small world isn't it. I got...

    Hi Matty,

    It is a small world isn't it. I got about 5 or 6 inch and half chisels with it. More than I will ever need.

    I have not had a good inspection under it yet. It is currently sitting in...
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    Hi Kuffy, Thanks for the good advice. I...

    Hi Kuffy,

    Thanks for the good advice. I checked the rollers and they were sitting up half a mm or so. They are easily adjusted, as I found out, by turning a knob located on the front of the bed. I...
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    Hi, Thanks for the replies. I do have the...

    Hi,

    Thanks for the replies. I do have the grinder, but as elanjacobs said, the rear bar is missing. I have purchased a length of 30mm bright steel round. It appears to be straight enough to use, I...
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    SCM 630 Thicknesser Setup

    Hi,

    I am setting up my new SCM 630 thicknesser and have encountered some problems with the timber feeding.

    I have cleaned the table and the feed rollers appear to be in good working order.

    I...
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    VIC Makita Ni-Cad / Nimh charger

    Free - Makita Nicad / Nimh battery charger. Working condition. No longer needed. The drills are long gone.

    Pickup Wantirna, VIC. Contact Andrew 0404 808 034
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    Price reduction - $200

    Price reduction - $200
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    VIC All sold. Thanks for the interest.

    All sold. Thanks for the interest.
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    VIC That's it, I only paid $3300 which I thought was...

    That's it, I only paid $3300 which I thought was a bargin. I should have it in place in the shed today. Getting it around the fruit trees and across my back lawn is a major task. It's so heavy. Fair...
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    Hi, You have a nice drill. The restoration is...

    Hi,

    You have a nice drill. The restoration is looking good. I have a radial Waldown I hope to restore 1 day. The VSD is a great idea.

    It is hard to tell from the pics if it is easy to connect...
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    VIC Just an update, I have someone calling past on...

    Just an update, I have someone calling past on Monday who has indicated he will buy it.

    It is an awesome machine. I would keep it but do not have the space unfortunately.

    Funny enough, I have...
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    Machine Lifter/mover

    For sale is a machine to lift and move machinery around.

    It will lift a standard pallet, up to 1200mm wide.

    The front wheels are from a forklift and the back are steel casters. The back can be...
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    VIC 20" Wolfenden Thicknesser

    For sale is my Wolfenden Thicknesser. Everything is original and is in good working order.

    It will machine timber up to 20" wide x 8Ē thick.

    I have had this for approximately 6 years and use it...
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    VIC The timber is sold. I understand the...

    The timber is sold.

    I understand the disappointment of missing out on timber that, due to response, appears to have been very cheap.

    The fact is, I have been extremely busy that last 2 days...
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    VIC Blackwood Timber - Wantirna, Melbourne

    For sale is what I believe to be Blackwood. There is approx 90 lm of 100mmx25mm and 80mmx25mm. The timber ranges in length from approx 1.2m to 4m. The timber is rough sawn. Note, the timber is bowed...
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    Thanks Camo, that is great information. It will...

    Thanks Camo, that is great information. It will help in selecting the motors to run it. As I said earlier, I would love to keep it original, however, I need to have the ability to wheel it out when...
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    W.B.Haigh & Co Ltd Mortiser

    I thought I would share some pictures of a mortiser I purchased off Ebay a while ago.
    It currently holds a 1 1/2" chisel.
    The pulley at the top drives the auger in the chisel. The pulley at the...
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    Interstate Transport

    Hi,

    I have a 1 pallet I would like shipped from Sydney to Melbourne

    Weight approx 1.1 tonne

    Can anyone suggest a freight company they have used that are reasonably priced?

    I have been...
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    Hi Matty, Photos of the Edward B Scott...

    Hi Matty,

    Photos of the Edward B Scott bandsaw.

    It was in very poor condition when I picked it up. I got it with a C&H Dovetail machine.
    It took a while to restore. The green paint was given...
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    Hi Matty, I have exactly the same bandsaw. I...

    Hi Matty,
    I have exactly the same bandsaw. I purchased it fron a guy in Bendigo about 5 years ago.
    It was in poor condition but I spent a couple of months and restored it.
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    This is a fantastic thread. As I've previously...

    This is a fantastic thread. As I've previously posted, I have a Wolfenden 20" square thicknesser from around the 1950's. I have been thinking about updating due to safety concerns, however, after...
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