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    Retired replied to the thread New Number 1 DIY disaster.
    Hi, A good TIG welder could repair it but at high cost and in Scotland are there any Tig welders locally? TIG Welding Pulse welding...
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    Retired reacted to Spectric's post in the thread New Number 1 DIY disaster with Like Like.
    I agree with AES, a good TIG welder could run small beads to fill the worst of the gouges, heat would only be very local and give you...
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    Retired reacted to harryc's post in the thread New Number 1 DIY disaster with Like Like.
    Can’t see how you can ever sand those deep gouges out.
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    Retired reacted to SVB's post in the thread Chuck help needed please with Like Like.
    There are several different jaws Axminster do that would hold directly. If you plan to to a lot of these then I would be tempted to buy...
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    Retired reacted to Padster's post in the thread Patterns for pyrography with Like Like.
    @Retired So some good assorted pliers should shape most wire for you, or if you really want flat I don't see why a small hammer wouldn't...
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    Retired reacted to Setch's post in the thread Cock Ups with Like Like.
    This sounds like exactly the kind of thing I do. Thank God it isn't just me.
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    Retired replied to the thread Cock Ups.
    Hi, It's living in Australia Derek causing the blood to run to your head. :) Anyone who does anything at all will make silly...
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    Retired replied to the thread Patterns for pyrography.
    Hi, Many thanks Padstar; I've just been looking at Bob Neill's website; what a shame he's over 70 miles away at hour and a half each...
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    Retired reacted to Democritus's post in the thread Patterns for pyrography with Like Like.
    All information is useful, Colin. We can all learn from it. D
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    Retired reacted to Padster's post in the thread Patterns for pyrography with Like Like.
    @Retired Just for info - I used some Razertip with Peter Child machine at Bob Neill's and had no issues, and I know he said he does use...
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    Retired replied to the thread Patterns for pyrography.
    Hi, An update. Just as you state Martin the new selection of tips has just arrived and they are much too thick at 1mm for my Peter...
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    Retired replied to the thread Serious skills.
    Hi, Interesting replies. Yes Democritus anyone with metal working skills should be able to make any hand tools to a high standard. For...
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    Retired reacted to Democritus's post in the thread Serious skills with Like Like.
    For those who wish to hazard their health with lathe knives, they are for sale on Etsy. Hand forged in Hungary. £85. Inc. postage. They...
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    Retired reacted to Democritus's post in the thread Serious skills with Like Like.
    Interesting discussion. Here’s another viewpoint on YouTube. I don’t know how to put YouTube videos on here, so you’ll have to look for...
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    Retired reacted to Adam Pinson's post in the thread Serious skills with Like Like.
    Hi Colin, it is fascinating indeed to see how others work... Glad you're enjoying the thread... 👍👍
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