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Offline Jo

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Re: hello from cambridge new zealand
« Reply #15 on: October 15, 2014, 07:22:01 AM »
 :hi: Dean,

Some very impressive engines. What machine tools do you have that you are using the build all of these  8)

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Re: hello from cambridge new zealand
« Reply #16 on: October 15, 2014, 08:02:19 AM »
Hey there, I don't really have anything that flash, Global gl2162l lathe, Global milling machine and a few special tools i have made, a couple of grinders and another purpose built tool post. will upload some photos of my workshop if you want.
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Re: hello from cambridge new zealand
« Reply #17 on: October 15, 2014, 08:52:29 PM »
so here's a few photos of my shed............

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Re: hello from cambridge new zealand
« Reply #18 on: October 15, 2014, 09:53:40 PM »
That's a good set up there Dean - nice looking lathe with (my) much preferred 'right hand'saddle wheel.

Are those big dies for your next crank shaft  :Lol:

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Re: hello from cambridge new zealand
« Reply #19 on: October 15, 2014, 10:49:27 PM »
 :ROFL: :lolb: :lolb: Na they were acquired to speed up the making of threads on liners i make.