You making rockets now?
I have no idea how economic these chaps would be, but I hear that they
both stock 2014 and welcome small orders - mebbe worth a call?
Ravenace Metals Ltd
-- Peter Fairbrother
Thanks for looking but it's the significantly stronger alloy that I'm
The previous part (in LM25TF which although cast has similar strength
and hardness to 6082) has shown signs of failure so a little re-
engineering and a better material is called for - sort of belt and
Of the others Metalfast have some in stock but in Swindon, I'm waiting
for a response from Ravenace. I've also been pointed towards
I get nearly all my material from the local scrappy. A nice piece of
2014 T6 (End stamped) is on the shelf but it is 70mm O.D. by 460mm long.
A scrappy is worth a try particularly as you get around the country a bit.
On 12/02/2011 09:46, Charles P wrote:
Thanks for the suggestions.
I'm not looking for a "steal", just avoid hefty surcharges for a small
It's true that I do get around a bit (Leeds, manchester, Edinburgh
over the next couple of weeks) but turning up at a scrap yard in a
suit and tie does tend to push the price into the retail category.
I'll work through them
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