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    Wadkin EQ Spindle moulders and others have...

    Wadkin EQ Spindle moulders and others have spindles that fit the hole exposed by undoing the big bronze nut and removing what ever other spindle is fitted . The router spindle or French spindle or...
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    Does the upper section of the spindle on those...

    Does the upper section of the spindle on those unbolt so you see a hollow lower section to fit other spindles in ?
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    If itís not giving to much away or causing an...

    If itís not giving to much away or causing an upset .
    How are you able to know that ?
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    There was an E.C.Lacey , in Collingwood I think ....

    There was an E.C.Lacey , in Collingwood I think . Maybe the same people as your bandsaw. They did belt sanders . Iíve got a stroke sander of theirs and seen horizontal belt sanders they did . Iíve...
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    Sounds good Neil . One thing I wasn't really...

    Sounds good Neil . One thing I wasn't really imagining was the convex grind as well as the angles. Its going to be nice to try it out . I ordered the Carbatec set today . I will have to work out a...
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    Just thinking more on this . I use 400 grit but...

    Just thinking more on this .
    I use 400 grit but then come back and re body with shellac . So put more finer coats on by rubbing . It gets a finer build up on top of my 400 grit before finishing.
    ...
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    Mix 25% Raw or Boiled . It doesn't matter. Your...

    Mix 25% Raw or Boiled . It doesn't matter. Your using it then removing it . Or removing as much as possible with a dry rag .

    2000 is a lot to fine IMHO. 400 grit is the go . Used 400 grit if you...
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    $50 to $150 If your helping someone clean their...

    $50 to $150 If your helping someone clean their shed out .

    $300 to $400 at an auction
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    Hi Matt . I just re read your first post and...

    Hi Matt .
    I just re read your first post and skipped through the rest to the end so may be repeating stuff said that I missed .

    The white problem at the start of this . That's the turps doing...
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    Yeah I'm thinking, Go get the new Carbatec set up...

    Yeah I'm thinking, Go get the new Carbatec set up and if I need an extra tool holder then I could make one to work with that system . Im not production turning. Just doing furniture components which...
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    Thanks for posting that information Neil . The...

    Thanks for posting that information Neil . The swinging leg looks like the best way . And a the ability to hold both typical size and large gouges too . Its Probably best to have at least two.
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    MAsh . I saw that Young German Kid video . Looked...

    MAsh . I saw that Young German Kid video . Looked good .

    I also watched this which is a simpler version and thought a couple of them in steel, each set up one per gouge could be the go .
    two...
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    Thanks Jerry . It does look identical doesn't...

    Thanks Jerry .
    It does look identical doesn't it !
    I thought at first the steel looked less substantial in the Carbatec model . And the Carbatec one was different with the bench mount being...
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    Thanks Neil . That's the sort of opinion I'm...

    Thanks Neil .
    That's the sort of opinion I'm chasing atm . Its worth the step up to Jigs for gouges then .

    Ive looked at the "Making My own" and could go that way.

    I just saw this Carbatec...
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    They look nice and stable Derek . Great on the...

    They look nice and stable Derek . Great on the straight grinds I bet .

    What I really want to know is, does the use of the jig that holds the gouges make a big difference ? Or have people stuck...
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    Free hand grinding or a jig

    Ive always been a free hand grinder of Bench and Turning chisels. Pretty basic gouge grinding though . Now that Ive got some CBN wheels I'm wondering about these grinding jigs . There's a few similar...
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    Iíd be trying to take the plastic knob off the...

    Iíd be trying to take the plastic knob off the top and then take the nut off the threaded rod almost all the way . Get it at the top slightly above the thread of the rod then tap with a hammer ....
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    I really like the feeling I get when a piece of...

    I really like the feeling I get when a piece of rubbish Ive saved has saved me getting in my car and driving to the shop .

    It happens a lot . Ive got my own tip now :) . Bliss ! I always have had...
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    Apart from being cheap all over with these things...

    Apart from being cheap all over with these things . Is there a common part that lets them down and kills them ?

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    Yep that's good to know thanks . I could fit to...

    Yep that's good to know thanks . I could fit to my tanks at shed or even just run a hose through it . Come to think of it Ive got a Fire pump sitting with 1000 lt ready to go so I may use that...
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    Ah OK , its a seal that's got to be looked after...

    Ah OK , its a seal that's got to be looked after . Good to know .

    Yeah I can give the diesel a go . And Ill have to re fit it to one of my tanks close to the shed .
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    Forgot to ask . How long can petrol powered...

    Forgot to ask .
    How long can petrol powered pumps safely run with no water going through them ?
    I suppose itís the water running through that keeps the bearings cool around the impeller thatís...
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    Thanks Brad . Good thinking ! Itís nice clean...

    Thanks Brad . Good thinking !
    Itís nice clean water . A bit tannin coloured or something to do with coal under us I was told . Itís clear but brown like tea with no milk . Itís the water table...
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    Petrol powered pump sunk

    I have a 4 stroke petrol pump next to a dam sitting under cover . A cheap ebay $280 thing that has pumped quite a bit of water from the dam to tank for stock water.
    The water in the dam has been...
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    How high is this table ? Dinning table height ? ...

    How high is this table ? Dinning table height ?
    It looks like its going to have some sideways / twisting spring in it . Are you intending to add some 45 degree bracing between the top and legs to...
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    My view Geoff is We would all like a better view...

    My view Geoff is We would all like a better view :U.

    More pictures if you can.

    From what I can see from that bad picture is.

    1 . The sole looks thicker .
    2. The sides of the body don't...
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    Ah OK, I see , that's why its needed . Thanks...

    Ah OK, I see , that's why its needed . Thanks China .
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    I don't understand how a bottle stopper needs to...

    I don't understand how a bottle stopper needs to be turned on a mandrel . I have a feeling I'm about to be told that .

    A mandrel is a rod or threaded rod sticking out of your chuck so what ever...
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    Hi Pete . Its not Oak . As in US white Oak or...

    Hi Pete .
    Its not Oak . As in US white Oak or English Oak or Euro Oak . Its a long way off that .

    To Me it looks like a light weight Mahogany. The kind you see in 80s Indo furniture made from...
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    Real glad I asked ! Thanks all . Those little...

    Real glad I asked ! Thanks all . Those little filters will stay put then and I will see whats local to filter the water at the pump .

    Another problem the particles cause is they destroy tap...
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    In Line Filters . Washing Machine

    I'm on tank water . The line from the tank unfortunately has been installed taking water from the very bottom of the concrete tank . Coming in from the side . It picks up sand and other small grains....
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    I got to try out sharpening wood turning chisels...

    I got to try out sharpening wood turning chisels on the H&F Mini Lathe with the CBN wheels today . I had some wood turning to do . Very nice !
    A lot better than what I was grinding my turning...
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    Why not draw your own plan to the dimensions you...

    Why not draw your own plan to the dimensions you need the table at ?
    Not complex computer drawn but good old fashioned simple pencil and paper with a scale ruler . Or just a standard rule and do it...
  34. Thread: Wadkin 12BGP

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    The boards on the pallet top are 40mm thick. The...

    The boards on the pallet top are 40mm thick. The three beams they are glued and nailed to are around 80mm x 80mm . So they raise machines by 120mm .

    I have my Wadkin PK and Bursgreen 10 AGS...
  35. Thread: Wadkin 12BGP

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    I have a 10AGS three Phase Bursgreen which I...

    I have a 10AGS three Phase Bursgreen which I changed out the 2HP Motor for a 3 HP . I made a new motor mount for it . The 10 AGS main body and 12 GBP main body look to be the same design and size...
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    Custom timber pallets are great . Ive put almost...

    Custom timber pallets are great . Ive put almost everything up on them . You can attach extra things to them like supports for fixing dust extraction pipe in place . You can also tweak heights so...
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    I agree some are terrible . I hadn't thought of...

    I agree some are terrible . I hadn't thought of speeding it up . good idea .
    I try and skip the dumb parts by continually hitting the 5 second jump forward.
    The pre amble and pauses and saying...
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    I did a bit of complaining to them, Startrack,...

    I did a bit of complaining to them, Startrack, and I told H&F about it as well . Everyone was all smoochy and nice about it from the office end of the business's . Me reads "Im Keeping the customer...
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    It is a bit in the way when down that end Jim ....

    It is a bit in the way when down that end Jim . Ill have to have a look in there . See if it's easy to change .
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    The H&F lathe arrived pretty fast, ordered...

    The H&F lathe arrived pretty fast, ordered Wednesday arrived Friday, for a cost of $36 delivery with Fast track couriers .
    That was great but they didn't it to my door and instead leave it out at...
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    I could do that . Or I could put the CBN wheels...

    I could do that . Or I could put the CBN wheels on one of my standard 2850 speed grinders . Or I could continue the resto job that stalled on a 3 phase 2850 grinder and set it up with VFD for speed...
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    That would drive me nuts too John . I'm getting...

    That would drive me nuts too John .
    I'm getting this set up next to my two other lathes just for quick more accurate sharpening than I get with my hand cranked jigger . Hand cranked using one hand...
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    That's a good idea too ! That may be easy. Some...

    That's a good idea too ! That may be easy. Some of the MT2 blanks Ive seen come with the tapered end tapped already.

    RDGTOOLS 2MT SOFT STUB ARBOUR BLANK END 28 X 30MM WITH DRAWBAR LATHES MILLING...
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    That sounds good then thanks Picko and doragus. ...

    That sounds good then thanks Picko and doragus.

    I have a metal lathe and could get something like this
    MORSE TAPER MT2 SOFT STUB BLANK ARBOR M10 X 1.5 DRAWBAR -MILLING, LATHE TOOLS | eBay

    ...
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    H&F Mini wood Lathe . Use for grinding tools?

    I have mentioned this somewhere once . I don't remember where or what was said.

    These H&F lathes.

    W385 - WL-14V Mini Wood Lathe | Hare & Forbes Machineryhouse

    356mm swing over the bed and...
  46. Thread: Wadkin MA

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    Id be trying just a little bit of heat around the...

    Id be trying just a little bit of heat around the screws . A fine gas tip on the oxy torch . That never fails to free stuff up . They are probably hard steel and screws though and heat will alter the...
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    Do the pegs go right through so you can tap them...

    Do the pegs go right through so you can tap them out ? If not then you have to drill them out . A pretty normal thing to have to do with this sort of joint .
    BTW, Just because a M&T joint has a...
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    Nice looking saw Vann . Id love to have a go on...

    Nice looking saw Vann . Id love to have a go on one of these one day to see how they feel, such a different approach to the more usual way of a typical RAS. Ive never seen one yet . I look forward to...
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    I use a standard bench grinder . Its fixed inside...

    I use a standard bench grinder . Its fixed inside a wooden box that I clamp to a bench. The two discs on it are the pink thin 5mm ones . I use a diamond dresser I made to shape the stones to what...
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    The Oil and Turps , mixed 20 / 80 or 25 / 75 ....

    The Oil and Turps , mixed 20 / 80 or 25 / 75 . Rubbed back with a 320 to 400 grit paper.
    Yes wipe it all off before starting again with shellac . Straight after using it . Then pick up a second dry...
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