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      A Wadkin PK dimension saw will take trenching heads - however the trenching heads and adaptor are as rare as hens teeth. And it's three...
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      Vann reacted to ScottyT's post in the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration with Like Like.
      The Bursgreen UOS I use daily (pre Wadkin takeover) has straight knives Vann. Whether Wadkin put their skewed blocks in when they merged...
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      Vann reacted to ScottyT's post in the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration with Like Like.
      both tables are now removed, along with the castings that enable it to slide up and down on the main event. Leaving the machined top...
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      Vann reacted to ScottyT's post in the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration with Like Like.
      I removed the braking electrics today, good news is it can easily fit within the machine electrical compartment so I can rid it of the...
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      Vann reacted to schnapps95's post in the thread Wadkin RS330 with Like Like.
      Hi Vann. The first photo is a 6'-9" dia faceplate on a RS headstock followed by it's tag the next tag is for the 10'-0" long RS using...
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      Vann reacted to Amateur's post in the thread Joke Thread 4 with Like Like.
      They say 25% of women are on medication for mental conditions, which worries me, as it means 75% are going untreated.
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      Vann replied to the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration.
      Yes it's a design feature found on most Wadkin surface planers and thicknessers. I don't know if Wadkin-Bursgreen also have the feature...
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      Vann reacted to ScottyT's post in the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration with Like Like.
      The big reveal this afternoon, little and often gets it done. It’s an incredibly simple design, superbly well over engineered and...
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      Vann reacted to ScottyT's post in the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration with Like Like.
      Had a quick look at the planer this afternoon, initial tear down stuff, removal of the fence, access door for the rise/fall gubbings...
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      Vann replied to the thread Wadkin RS330.
      Thanks Stan. Some interesting lathes you have there. Any Idea if they came from the Wadkin factory that way, or were they modified by...
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      Vann replied to the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration.
      Hi Scotty. Machine Test #66809 was carried out in 1962, so that's your manufacture date, as they tested them on completion...
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      Vann replied to the thread Saved Record 40 Plane..
      Nice restore. I use my 043 often. Cheers, Vann.
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      Vann replied to the thread Wadkin FM24” Planer Restoration.
      Nice. I've not seen one of these in the flesh, but a friend has an RZ, which is the surface planer only version (no "under"). It's a...
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      Vann replied to the thread Wadkin RS330.
      Thanks for that. Unfortunately the "test number" on the tag photo got clipped, but looks like 987... That would date the lathe to...
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      Vann replied to the thread Wadkin RS330.
      Any chance of sending the photos anyway? Particularly one of the tag. I have an interest in all things Wadkin. Cheers, Vann.
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