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1. Re: Any amateur locksmiths? (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 02 Mar 2006 07:48:41 +0000
Mark, This is an easy job with a 4 1/2 inch angle grinder and a 1mm disc. As long as you have clear access to the staple. You may need to cut the lock twice, either side of the staple. Try cutting on
/html/shop-talk/2006-03/msg00015.html (7,741 bytes)

2. Re: Bottle Jack Reccommendation (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 01 Dec 2005 08:21:22 +0000
Mark, These jacks should satisfy the most discerning of tool snobs: http://www.ac-hydraulic.com/uk/index_ws.htm Their floor jacks are available in the US from Pelican and the Ultimate Garage so I ima
/html/shop-talk/2005-12/msg00000.html (6,633 bytes)

3. Re: Battery Buddy? (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2005 07:51:43 +0000
This firm offers EDTA and electronic desulfators: http://www.courtiestown.co.uk/indexLargeScreen.htm I bought one of the electronic desulfators earlier in the year. Couldn't comment on it one way or
/html/shop-talk/2005-12/msg00132.html (7,713 bytes)

4. Miata maintenance (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2005 12:58:23 +0000
Couldn't help noticing recently that there seem to be several Miata owners on the list so I'm hoping to tap your extensive stores of knowledge... My daughter has a ' 98 MX-5 (eurospeak for Miata) and
/html/shop-talk/2005-12/msg00134.html (7,199 bytes)

5. Re: Miata maintenance (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2005 15:02:56 +0000
Thanks Les. There's a lot of great info there, plenty to get started. Pity there's 3000 miles of water between us or I'd call by to see your shop. Some nice projects on the website. Nick
/html/shop-talk/2005-12/msg00137.html (7,411 bytes)

6. Re: Odd tire sizes, was: Where to buy '79 Kubota tractor (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 16 Dec 2005 08:00:37 +0000
Hi Mark The important thing is maintaining the ratio between front and rear rolling circumferences. DAMHIK, transmission repairs on compact tractors are expensive... There's a useful pdf here: http:/
/html/shop-talk/2005-12/msg00239.html (8,466 bytes)

7. Re: Lead battery adapters (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2005 09:17:33 +0000
shop-talk supported in part by Fat Chance Garage http://fatchancegarage.com They are, or were, available off the shelf. I've got a set kicking around from six or seven years ago. Why not cut the post
/html/shop-talk/2005-11/msg00013.html (8,140 bytes)

8. Re: Bagging grass w/riding mower (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2005 09:37:44 +0100
Hi Mark, I've had good results with this machine: http://www.tipinc.net/amazone.htm One downside is that the flails are expensive, that might not be such a concern in a domestic situation where you s
/html/shop-talk/2005-10/msg00153.html (7,767 bytes)

9. Re: Air Compressors (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2005 10:09:45 +0100
Bought an ABAC 3hp compressor last century. Runs an IR2131 or an air ratchet well. Quality is quite adequate for my usage (average one day per week plant/car maintenance). Must get round to replacing
/html/shop-talk/2005-09/msg00068.html (7,405 bytes)

10. Re: jumper cable connectors (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 14 Sep 2005 09:36:44 +0100
http://www.galls.com/style.html?assort=general_catalog&style=VP199&cat=2661 Looks as though it should do the job. My (old) copy of One Safe Source shows the CAT version p/no 8S2632 with dust cover 8S
/html/shop-talk/2005-09/msg00069.html (7,580 bytes)

11. Re: the annual "compressor lines" question. (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2005 23:56:48 +0100
This stuff is nice: http://www.johnguest.com/part_spec.asp?s=PATUB Nylon rather than pvc. There is a good range of pushfit fittings making it easy to fix/modify/remove to a new house. Low cost is not
/html/shop-talk/2005-09/msg00101.html (8,126 bytes)

12. Re: Opening a PVC pipe in a hot tub, possible? (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 05 Aug 2005 09:57:13 +0100
Trevor, If you can get allround access then something like this should do the job http://www.epoxyproducts.com/pipewrap2.html The presence of the fibre bandage should give it that bit more durability
/html/shop-talk/2005-08/msg00025.html (8,956 bytes)

13. Re: laser levels, part 2 (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 22 Aug 2005 17:30:34 +0100
Long ago, before the days of self levelling instruments and lasers, surveying levels had two bubbles. A round bubble for the initial setup and a cylindrical bubble for fine levelling at each reading.
/html/shop-talk/2005-08/msg00105.html (8,324 bytes)

14. RE: Garage lifts and garage doors (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 09 Jul 2005 19:59:40 +0100
Something like these? http://www.all-in-one.co.uk/html/garage_doors.html I have eleven foot high doors that roll up into an eleven inch diameter roll. Found them to be very good but being industrial
/html/shop-talk/2005-07/msg00042.html (7,940 bytes)

15. Re: Building a deck (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 15 Jul 2005 08:29:47 +0100
I've heard good reports of this stuff http://www.buildinggreen.com/auth/article.cfm?fileName=070707a.xml No personal experience, from another country. Some plastic products suffer from considerable t
/html/shop-talk/2005-07/msg00076.html (7,596 bytes)

16. RE: Code Scanners (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2005 07:54:26 +0100
Dick, Accutest offer a PC based scan tool, Workshop Lite. There are some details at http://www.accutest.co.uk/ It looks to be primarily a diagnostic tool, I can't see any facility for adjusting setti
/html/shop-talk/2005-07/msg00109.html (8,285 bytes)

17. Re: Automatic rotary levels? (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 16:45:06 +0100
You're certainly getting quite a bit for your money in laser terms with that offer. For domestic use it's worth a try. My concern would be that that instrument is fine if you were just doing building
/html/shop-talk/2005-07/msg00136.html (8,358 bytes)

18. Re: Automatic rotary levels? (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2005 19:54:56 +0100
Sorry Dave. Guess usually I'm in awe of people who can explain the niceties of Cat 6 wiring or tig welding so when something I have a little knowledge of comes along I tend to jump in with both feet.
/html/shop-talk/2005-07/msg00145.html (8,455 bytes)

19. Hydraulic motor question (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 27 Jul 2005 09:20:57 +0100
I have a problem with a hydraulic motor driving one of the reels on a Jacobsen Triking mower. It started as a leak, when it came back after being sent away for resealing it would only drive slowly. T
/html/shop-talk/2005-07/msg00174.html (7,028 bytes)

20. Re: Gravel driveways... Am I kidding myself? (score: 1)
Author: nick brearley <nick@landform.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2005 14:28:53 +0100
Hi Mark, It all depends how much time you have and how masochistic you feel. Why not start with the driveway widening first of all? That way you'll get a feel for what's involved. If you then decide
/html/shop-talk/2005-06/msg00033.html (8,305 bytes)


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