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Is It Possible Apply + Newton III Motion Law as Dynamic System in a Motor Engine
Is it Possible to Apply Physically Newton's Third Law of Motion as a Dynamic Cycle System in a Motor Device in a + Positive Way? 3rd Thermodynamic Law Applicate in a Power-Plant Device. The Reaction...
 
high pressure testing
Need to hydrotest a pressure vessel to about 7,000 psi plus. Any ideas about how to do it cheaply? I don't think the grease gun trick will work... Ta Peter Fairbrother Peter, The usual hand hydraulic...
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rebendable wire
A friend makes felt animals with aluminium wire armatures. The wire work-hardens and breaks if you bend it too often. Anyone know of a wire which can be bent a lot? I guess ardman and the like must...
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qualters and smith drillmaster
so i found a drill master or pillar drill or you can say a stand drill by Qualter and smith it's serial number is 75199 but i don't get any kind of pictures about it on google and don't know what the...
 
Wanted: Build sheet for Bandai 1/16th Scale Garrett Showman's engine
I volunteer at the Long Shop Museum, Leiston, home to the Garrett Steam collection. We have been donated a model of Pendle Princess, unfortunately in pieces. Before we begin reconstruction a copy of...
 
Earth Rods
2 parts to an earth rod Q. On advice on another thread - I need to install an Earth rod when a new TT circuit is installed. What size rod do I need ? Looking at some of the the information I have it...
 
3mm OD x 1mm ID copper tubing?
Anyone know a source? 1/8 x 3/64 would do. thx Peter F Peter,     What about this on Amazon . How much do you need. Copper Round Tube 3mm OD 1mm Wall Thickness 300mm Straight Long Hollow Tube :...
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Qualters and Smith HDS 8
Looking for a Parts List and Operations Manual for the HDS 8, anybody got one or can point me in the right direction
 
home and hobby chemicals licensing
The UK Government is proposing to limit the concentration of acids and some other chemicals which home users with licenses can possess to the following: Hydrogen Peroxide 35% Nitric acid 10% Sulfuric...
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Qualters and Smith HDS 8
Looking for a Parts List and Operations Manual for the HDS 8, anybody got one or can point me in the right direction
 
Help on screw size
Trying to identify a machine screw. Certainly not metric ... can anybody help identify the thread ... OD is 0.156" so assume its a 5/32" Pitch is 36 That is a fine pitch Only thing I can find that...
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In the news today!
Actually, it's my green flag and I was standing behind the photographer ... Fun and fundraising is back on track now Bulkington’s Neville Boulton has reopened his garden railway.
 
Raised eyebrow; from a 6-year old!
Was assisting today at a birthday party at The Great bulkington Railway (we raise money for the air ambulance) and got a look of incredulity from a 6-year old lad when I discussed the bogies under the...
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HUAQI tools
Any good? I'm looking for a 1/2" socket set with ratchet, drive bars etc. Suggestions? Ta Peter Fairbrother
 
Boxford 280 T. electrical fault
I have converted this lathe with the help of members to run on 240v about 5 years ago and it?s run fine ever since but after using it all morning I switched it on this pm and blew the RCD .I now can?t...
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