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  1. Looks like this should work ok.

    Welded up some tube and gave it a test in the old Macson.
    Runs true enough.
    Still to slit the big tube and add the jubilee clips.
    Probably adapt an old 4 jaw chuck onto the Wadkin so I can play...
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    Barker pics from McPhersons cat.

    Hereís a pic from the Centenary cattledog.
    That 1960 from memory.
    Ill check out my earlier ones when I get some time.
    The guard looks to be the same as the one on the 30Ē saw so Iíve included a...
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    N.S.W. I’m interested in buying this. Ill pm you my ...

    I’m interested in buying this.
    Ill pm you my phone number to tee something up.
    H.
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    Possibly a boring or morticing bit fitted there,...

    Possibly a boring or morticing bit fitted there, is the table height adjustable?
    Ill have look thru my McPhersons cattledogs when I get time.
    The were the agents for Barker and have pics of most of...
  5. FREE: NSW Charles and Hunting dovetail machine plus 12Ē Hyco Bandsaw.If you want it

    I mate turned up this arvo with a C & H dovetailer in his boot.
    PM me for his contact details if you want it.
    Pick up inner west Sydney.
    He also mentioned a 12Ē Hyco Bandsaw Heís lost motivation...
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    I recommended an old mate for a job at a tertiary...

    I recommended an old mate for a job at a tertiary institution and he turned up in the morning smelling of wine.
    He didnt get the job.
    It was bloody embarrassing for myself and the bloke he would...
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    When I turn up tool handles I leave the brass...

    When I turn up tool handles I leave the brass ferrule over the dead(tailstock) Centre.
    Then you have a gauge sitting there as you turn down to size.
    Perhaps you could use a similar idea with a hole...
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    That listing is interesting. No mention of...

    That listing is interesting.
    No mention of Western Red Cedar which is carcenagenic.
    Blackbean can cause serious chest and heart problems.
    Redbean no mention.
    H.
  9. Help/advice needed to turn off set chair legs

    Iíve decided to finish a few chairs I designed and made a while back for my son.
    As part of the ongoing design refinement Iíve tapered the front legs and have decided Iíd like to tapet the rear...
  10. Thread: Silver Ash

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    WANTED:N.S.W.. Silver Ash

    Iím after some Silver Ash, Iíve posted in the ĎWoodí area but hereís a rough idea.
    Need some 40 x 40mm for legs and 32 x 63 for rails.
    H.
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    NSW Silver Ash wanted.

    Iíve decided to complete a few sets of chairs for my kids so I need some decent Siver Ash for the rails/legs.
    For legs I need stuff to get 8 pieces 40 x 40mm x 500.
    Rails I need to get 8 pieces 32...
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    FREE: NSW I’d like to grab this. Not for myself but I’m...

    I’d like to grab this.
    Not for myself but I’m mentoring an IA student from the ACU who wants to make a table.
    He needs to know how to tune a plane and then how to use it.
    Ive an old 5 we can start...
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    QUEENSLAND The Turners came with ĎTurnerí branded Eric Anton...

    The Turners came with ĎTurnerí branded Eric Anton Berg irons.
    Also die cast frogs( which bent if too much force was put on them by the lever cap).
    I couldnít sell one here last year for $40 so you...
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    Iíve done some tighter laminated bends than what...

    Iíve done some tighter laminated bends than what you want but they were not weight supporting.
    They were made using veneer and epoxy.
    Iíd suggest you source some veneer to make your footstool....
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    Hand Adze from Italy

    Whilst on our bus trip from Rome to Venice we had a coffee stop and the monthly market was on.
    After the usual capachino and a leak I had look at what the Ďantiqueí dealers had on offer.
    This adze...
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    Barker Bandsaw Bit.

    Hereís the handle/lever from the stash.
    Ive no idea what itís off but if you can use it itís yours for postage.
    It weighs a bit over 500 gms and my postcode here is 2137.
    H
    It has a 1/2Ē...
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    I may well have something in the stash that will...

    I may well have something in the stash that will work if the end was modded.
    I’ll dig it out and post a pic tomorrow.

    Cam, I’ll give you a call tomorrow, glad to hear your ok.
    H.
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    We visited a mill just out of Tamworth in 74...

    We visited a mill just out of Tamworth in 74 which had an old boiler from Morts Dock in use.
    They had numerous small steam engines mounted under floor and the waste was moved on belting.
    They were...
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    During the depression FDR built the huge dams as...

    During the depression FDR built the huge dams as a work maker in US.
    We visited one on the Columbia, that’s up near Seattle where Boeing made all those planes that smashed the Japs and krauts a few...
  20. Thread: Joke

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    Our jack Russell went blind after diabetes but he...

    Our jack Russell went blind after diabetes but he still had only one aim in life.
    To escape our double fenced yard and go down 3 houses where they fed the stray moggies.
    On one occasion he was...
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    That’s Cam. I asked him if he wanted to sell one...

    That’s Cam.
    I asked him if he wanted to sell one a while back for a mate and he said he’d think about it but he never contacted my mate so I’d say he’s not interested in selling atm.
    There were 2...
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    Nice saw these. Camoz has one but he’s not been...

    Nice saw these.
    Camoz has one but he’s not been active on here in ages.
    If you ever get to Brisbane the Furniture/maker/teacher Richard Vaughan has one of these saws.
    Hes very busy so I’m not...
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    I’m os currently but will be back in Oz next...

    I’m os currently but will be back in Oz next week.
    Can measure the nut for you then.
    Probably Whitworth.
    If you post the tag Vann can date your machine.
    H.
  24. Thread: wood lathe

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    Hopefully someone who owns one of these will...

    Hopefully someone who owns one of these will reply.
    All my machines are at least 20 years obsolete.
    It depends on how handy you are and the current condition of the lathe,check all casting for...
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    I know how you feel Iíve sold a 80k xr6 ute for a...

    I know how you feel Iíve sold a 80k xr6 ute for a 110 rtv for ground clearance and load carrying dramas.
    H.
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    Hereís a recent version that my mates at 7 Hills...

    Hereís a recent version that my mates at 7 Hills have just finished.
    Its in the 6x6 ex in Melbourne currently.
    H.
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    Iíve made a few body file holders in blackwood...

    Iíve made a few body file holders in blackwood for my mates who run fab classes for car restoration.
    They were for student use but I overdid it and now they are keeping them and using their...
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    Re using pva to glue on edging and then spraying...

    Re using pva to glue on edging and then spraying with acrylic.
    My experience is that the glue will telegraph thru the paint.
    Use pva and 2 pack or urea/epoxy with acrylic.
    H.
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    This I also do from habit to remove any wire edge...

    This I also do from habit to remove any wire edge left from the stone.
    Skilsaw is using rougue to freshen up an edge rather than going back to the stone.
    H
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    Iím getting vague in my old age but from memory...

    Iím getting vague in my old age but from memory this was one of Leonard Baileys early experiments before it developed into what we all know as the Stanley plane.
    I think he actually patented some...
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    Hi Mark, Mine is an x Uni machine and as such...

    Hi Mark,
    Mine is an x Uni machine and as such hasnít been overused/abused.
    I quite like it having only a narrow space, moved on a 12Ē Barker Ďcause it was too wide.
    I didnít even realise the round...
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    N.S.W. Crompton parkinson grinder buff.

    240 volt, 550 watts.2800rpm.
    $50. Pick up iner west Sydney.
    8Ē grinder with adapter and mop on one end.
    grey wheel and tool rest for other.
    selling for mates widow, tested it and have to hold the...
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    N.S.W. Job lot old tools.

    Cleaning up and would like to sell these in one lot.
    $300 pick up from inner west Sydney.
    old toolbox,
    23 mouldings planes
    brace and about 40 bits
    3 other wooden plnes
    early crude steel plane,...
  34. Sticky: Iím a bit of a Luddite on these sites having...

    Iím a bit of a Luddite on these sites having Sellens, Walter etc prefer a book in my hands.
    Having said that Hans Brunners site has ĎStanley Planes by Numberí which is worth a look.
    If you have a...
  35. Sticky: Sorry duplicate post, told you I was a Luddite.:o...

    Sorry duplicate post, told you I was a Luddite.:o
    H
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    Lime wash?

    If you want to lighten it but still see the grain try a lime wash finish.
    We used Feast Watson on the interior and wardrobe doors upstairs.
    Wiped it on and off and a clear coat of nitro cellulose...
  37. WANTED:VIC Yo can make up some non adjustable mounts from...

    Yo can make up some non adjustable mounts from angle.
    If you do this you won’t be able to tilt the table.
    Might be worthwhile to get it operational whilst you chase up parts.
    If this is the same...
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    We used to put cupped on the grass in the...

    We used to put cupped on the grass in the morning.
    The Jew fixed it usually.
    H.
  39. Just a thought but after seeing the post about...

    Just a thought but after seeing the post about the useful stuff the young German was 3D printing would some adapters to fit this stuff together be worth doing?
    H.
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    Chris, Ive sent you a PM with contact details...

    Chris,
    Ive sent you a PM with contact details for a bloke up here in Sydney I ran into last week.
    I sold him tools at the start of his training 20 plus years ago.
    He went to Canberra as I did and...
  41. That would have been Mike and Penny who were...

    That would have been Mike and Penny who were selling Ray’s stuff.
    Ill pm you their phone number.
    H.
  42. The utes loaded. Quite a variety of stuff....

    The utes loaded.
    Quite a variety of stuff.
    Blower and forge, sledge hammers, lots of handles ditto clamps.
    Boatbuilders caulking kit and augers plus a large pin maul.
    Usual planes including...
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    Wadkin WX pattern mill Orange.

    Just went on Grays, too big to get into my Ďshop.:roll:
    H.449700
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    Nice result but that tiny hinge is a worry. Ill...

    Nice result but that tiny hinge is a worry.
    Ill have a look in my stash for a stainless one if you like, probably be bigger but could be cut down to suit.
    Would two stays work ?
    H.
  45. Sydney Tool Sale this Sunday at Thornleigh.

    The Sydney tool sale is this coming Sunday.
    The club has 60 Plus tables hired out so there should be a good selection of stuff on offer.
    Mainly woodworking handtools but there is always a few...
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    Do you need more than 1200 to the right of the...

    Do you need more than 1200 to the right of the blade?
    Put your dusty outside the wall.
    Move the bench with vice into the corner on the right side wall.
    Just a suggestion re not losing the sliding...
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    We had a talk on power tools at last nights TTTG...

    We had a talk on power tools at last nights TTTG meeting and it was mentioned that the original Ryobi tools were powered with Towa motors.
    I know from personal experience how well Towa stuff was...
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    This problem has been around since the late...

    This problem has been around since the late 1980s.
    I made a set of chairs and had to CA glue a lot of small fissures before finishing.
    Havent used much Vic Ash since.
    H.
  49. WANTED:N.S.W.. This is an Australian site. I have never seen a...

    This is an Australian site.
    I have never seen a Yates saw in Oz.
    Try the US site OWWM.
    The Canadian site is also a possibility ‘Canadian Woodwork Forum’ they have a vintage machinery section also....
  50. I’m no expert on this but would getting then...

    I’m no expert on this but would getting then water jet cut solve the problem.
    They use one at the Uni I used to work at for dog bone test pieces in different metals.
    Im sure there’s no clean up...
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