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by Jimf
Thu Oct 06, 2016 11:21 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: S03 Fire
Replies: 12
Views: 1195

Re: S03 Fire

I have a remote camera that I can view through my phone when I need to step away for a bathroom break. Plus two smoke detectors and two fire extinguishers.
by Jimf
Sun Sep 25, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Rotary Tools (like dremel)
Topic: Need to set a drill bit perfectly straight in the collet
Replies: 9
Views: 1239

Re: Need to set a drill bit perfectly straight in the collet

The dremel collets are not very concentric. As you have noticed, hard to tighten the collet consistently. The bearings and housing on a dremel is poorly manufactured so there is plenty of runout. I have the proxxon is better manufactured. The front bearing housing is aluminum or some die cast metal....
by Jimf
Sat May 07, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Workholding - Engravers mat
Replies: 4
Views: 560

Re: Workholding - Engravers mat

That's a lot cheaper than what I was quoted for. This was about 5 years ago. Thanks.
by Jimf
Sat May 07, 2016 1:13 am
Forum: Discussion
Topic: Workholding - Engravers mat
Replies: 4
Views: 560

Re: Workholding - Engravers mat

How much was it? I had ask and received a similar mat sample from another company. They sent a 1 inch square piece. To small to test but it seemed like it would work well. It was expensive so I never ordered it.
by Jimf
Fri May 06, 2016 3:17 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Interesting blog post on tool storage
Replies: 13
Views: 2168

Re: Interesting blog post on tool storage

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My cable repair/install toolbox. Hardly gets used anymore.
by Jimf
Fri May 06, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Interesting blog post on tool storage
Replies: 13
Views: 2168

Re: Interesting blog post on tool storage

I also keep a separate tool box for Rg cable/wire/cat5 installs. Usual cutters/strippers/crimpers/soldering iron. Basically all the tools needed wire a house or fix a phone/cable/lan line.
by Jimf
Fri May 06, 2016 2:47 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Interesting blog post on tool storage
Replies: 13
Views: 2168

Re: Interesting blog post on tool storage

I'll try to list the ones in the pockets Klien 1010 wire stripper Torpedo level Vice grip Crapsman adjustable nut wrench Insulated electrician screwdriver Small bolt cutter Under Sink wrench Various small metal files Scissors Electrician pliers About 5 other types of pliers/wrenches A small socket s...
by Jimf
Fri May 06, 2016 12:59 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Rubber Band Gun PLUS Bonus
Replies: 14
Views: 9864

Re: Rubber Band Gun PLUS Bonus

I tried uploading the .ai and .pdf versions but the attachments are too big for the forum. If you need, send me pm with your email address.
by Jimf
Fri May 06, 2016 12:57 am
Forum: Member Projects
Topic: Rubber Band Gun PLUS Bonus
Replies: 14
Views: 9864

Re: Rubber Band Gun PLUS Bonus

M9 rubber band gun laser cut files, parts adjusted to fit in a 300x200mm sheet
by Jimf
Fri May 06, 2016 12:22 am
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Interesting blog post on tool storage
Replies: 13
Views: 2168

Re: Interesting blog post on tool storage

Pics. The stuff on the table goes into the bucket. When I takes this, I always grab the Makita 18v lion drill which is in a hard case. http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160506/2d23f39fbeddd994f4eebf2f8457eb52.jpg http://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20160506/dc90cd4ca498c07ab434a44710ffcee9.jpg http://up...