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Plasti Dip for Tool Handles

I bought this pair of pliers at the boot fair for a really low price of just 25p. The quality…

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Veritas Marking Gauge

The brass and black main body of the gauge makes it very distinctive, this is the fine adjust version and…

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Scriber from Scrap

Some time ago I bought a solid carbide 3mm diameter end mill to remove a broken tap. The first thing…

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Copper Flower

This job started with an old copper kettle and a 2" diameter piece of mild steel. This shows the 2"…

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Slider Crank Linkage

The slider crank is common in steam engine design as it removes the side forces from the piston and from…

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Draper General Pliers

A general use pair of pliers. These are quite small in size which makes them great for a household toolset.…

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Keiba High Grade Combination Pliers

The real beauty of these pliers is the bearing that gives an absolute silky smooth action. No matter what force…

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Internal Combustion Engine Configurations

There are so many different configurations of internal combustion engine that I thought I would try and list them in…

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“If I Had a Hammer”

The hammer collection has definitely crept up on me... Now I've got to the point where I'm balancing one on…

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Low Profile Clamp

This clamp idea came about as I wanted to machine a large plate that was too large for the milling…

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