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    I don't think they would believe it nowadays?

    My father spent all his working life at the local coal mine, we had a ton( yes not a metric tonne in those days) delivered in a loose pile to the pavement outside our house once a month as part of his wages. As most of our neighbours also worked for the NCB walking down the street was an...
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    Useless facts

    The population of the UK could stand shoulder to shoulder on the Isle of Wight!
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    Mystery tool

    I've seen car mechanics use something similar to straddle the the clips holding door cards in place(Google "door card removal tool")
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    Hand saw Spear & Jackson Mermaid No.23

    I have what looks like exactly the same saw in my tool box. I inherited the saw and the other hand tools in the box from my dad. He started his joiners apprenticeship in 1933 in the joiners shop at a colliery in south Yorkshire and I am guessing he would have been buying his tools from then to...
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    Erbauer ERB2501SE (10 inch)Sliding Compound Mitre Saw

    Today I have a bit more time than yesterday. I have to say how impressed I am with the response to my post, within a few hours my problem solved. I didn't want to start blindly pulling this out or fiddling with that because in my case it usually means I've gone backwards not forwards. I knew...
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    Erbauer ERB2501SE (10 inch)Sliding Compound Mitre Saw

    Exactly what I need. thank you
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    Erbauer ERB2501SE (10 inch)Sliding Compound Mitre Saw

    Thanks but its "the locking knob" I'm struggling to identify
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    Erbauer ERB2501SE (10 inch)Sliding Compound Mitre Saw

    Thanks for the quick response novacaine, I've been to look where you suggest but still struggling. I can see where its got to be released I don't seem to be able to identify exactly whats needed to release it.
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    Erbauer ERB2501SE (10 inch)Sliding Compound Mitre Saw

    Thanks for the prompt reply. I downloaded the manual when I got the saw, I just can't figure out whats what from it.
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    Erbauer ERB2501SE (10 inch)Sliding Compound Mitre Saw

    Hi, I'm new to this forum so please excuse me if this is not the correct section for my post. I have recently acquired the above mitre saw, second hand. I am well aware that more serious woodworkers might frown on the brand, but hopefully it will do what I want it to. However I have a...
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