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sunnybob

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I'd love to get other sizes but the cost of buying is extremely high, and the left hand thread makes it impossible to make without a lathe.
 

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A search on an internet sales site came up with numerous diameters and lengths of left hand threaded rod.
 

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My problem with self assembling something like this is a logistics thing. Living in Cyprus, if I get even small items sent the shipping rapidly adds up to the cost on new. The ironmonger shops here have a lot of stuff, but so far have not seen any LHT rods.
I also dont have much in the way of metal machining any more (no welder, no lathe).
This is a project I suppose I COULD do, but dont quite need them badly enough to spare the time to experiment . :roll:
If somebody else had a batch going cheap, or ready made plans, i would be very interested.
 

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uh huh, but thats not till february. 8)
 
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