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    04-23-2019, 08:36 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Nope. I pull my own triple ristrettos and add cold milk for my own rocket-fuel mix. Mmmm, tasty. Probably how I'm alive....at least in the...
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    04-22-2019, 03:19 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    ....and todays poll: Show is 3 Phase still alive?! ;-p
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    04-20-2019, 04:24 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    I know I'm a grump but I've never understood the idea of encouraging kids to demand sweets with menaces. "Right kids, this is how we do extortion!"....
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    04-19-2019, 08:51 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you machine today? in General
    It's a mixed blessing if it all comes off as one string. Yes it's easier if it comes off in nice chips but if it's one continuous string, you can...
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    04-19-2019, 04:49 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Started milling a new part for the lathe yesterday. Spent this morning picking the splinters out my fingers. Need a bigger mill that doesn't have...
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    04-17-2019, 06:40 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    MattiJ: 15 Fish: 0 !
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    04-15-2019, 01:53 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Received an import WNMG holder and some lovely looking alu-profile inserts. Thanks for the recommendation guys. Had to mill down the 16x16mm...
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    04-13-2019, 05:34 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Small mill project (SMP) in General
    I think I manage a blistering 50rpm (note lack of 'k') with my unsynchronised wing-and-a-prayer rigid tapping. Think you'd probably have finished...
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    04-12-2019, 05:20 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Small mill project (SMP) in General
    Is that all?! Well, I was thinking that syncro-tapping was nearly as fast as on my manual mill! ;) Looks like it works well.... you sure you can...
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    04-12-2019, 07:55 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    On strings from the bedroom ceiling....right above her head. Well, she wanted them put away properly, right?! ;)
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    04-12-2019, 06:25 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Not sure it's something I'd have wanted to do alone just in case anything happened. Glad it went safely. I only have experience of relatively light...
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    04-11-2019, 02:33 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you machine today? in General
    You say that....but it's still a thing of beauty. You sawed it in its curved shape out of solid billet? Rather than bend the flat part to...
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    04-11-2019, 06:20 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Sounds like an amazing deal. Post me some and I'll make one of the ten grinders! Transatlantic shipping of heavy steel is cheap, right?! ;) ...
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    04-10-2019, 09:09 AM
    So, a few shopping trips later and I'm armed with some shielded 4-core 1.5mm2 cable and the same in 3-core. Some glands, some bootlace ferrules (and...
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    04-09-2019, 01:23 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    I was going to say that if only it were a dot, you'd have the answer to the cat staring out the window.....but I was beaten to the punch. Try...
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    04-09-2019, 12:58 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    *shrug* I'd take glaring at the wildlife through the window over stepping on left-over pieces of it first thing in the morning!
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    04-09-2019, 03:35 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Aw dude, sorry to hear that, it sucks. You put a lot of work and a lot of driving in.....and I whinge about the hour round trip for the jobs my mum...
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    04-08-2019, 03:38 AM
    Absolutely! There's still three in the London set I've not done. One I missed as it didn't work with the route and the other two they'd opened...
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    04-07-2019, 07:54 AM
    So these turned up yesterday....but having done eight out of the planned six pubs, I was too hung over to do much. The sensible thing would have...
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    04-05-2019, 10:01 AM
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    Not going to swap you Dan. Had an irritating stressful day yesterday (sorry, could you tell?!) but today's I'm having a day off doing a pub crawl of...
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    04-04-2019, 04:39 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Very true. Sometimes it's knowing when not to start in the first place..... although that usually requires swearing and hindsight! A rare day off...
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    04-04-2019, 02:16 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Got the weird size handle for my lathe carriage lock the other day. Took the opportunity to install it (in place of the inconvenient SHCS) while my...
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    04-03-2019, 10:03 AM
    Another thing to watch out for - and I ought to preface it by saying this was a cheap import CBN insert - is not to stop the spindle with the insert...
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    04-03-2019, 04:51 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Lathe Carriage Stop in General
    Nice. How much do they cost made and shipped to the UK?! ;)
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    04-01-2019, 06:35 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Shop Made Tools in General
    Thanks Matt. Good to know. I'd found some M2.5 torx screws in a previous hunt but the profile of the countersunk head was different enough that it...
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    04-01-2019, 06:09 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Shop Made Tools in General
    Thanks Matt. A heavy cut for me would be about 0.5mm DoC and if I remember correctly (and that's debatable!) I was doing that without issues with an...
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    04-01-2019, 04:46 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Shop Made Tools in General
    Very nice. 1950's pictures at the top were going to get me to comment that they don't make them like they used to - where how it looked was an...
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    04-01-2019, 03:32 AM
    Cenedd replied to a thread Shop Made Tools in General
    I've seen WNMGs used in videos but I was always put off by people saying they were only suitable for much higher power lathes. What sort of horse...
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    03-29-2019, 02:25 PM
    Cenedd replied to a thread What did you machine today? in General
    Good to know where to post stuff I need sharpening! ;) Do you do carbide endmills?! ;)
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    03-28-2019, 05:30 AM
    Terracotta roof tiles, yes. Although, I suspect these are actually concrete according to this site I stumbled on. The outdoor storage...
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