Brilliant, thanks all.
The tripod with chains is just how I imagined it!
I am trying to renovate an old telescope that belonged to my father-in-law's father: hence the terror - I must get it right.
I has a huge...
I don't know what "browning" is.
Worked a treat John, thanks.
I 've had an old electrical socket moved. There is now a hole where the old one used to be. The wall is granite (old barn conversion) and is rough...
The bulb has gone on our oven and the manual says to replace it with:
Osram 66275 AM, 230V, 25W, G9
but I can only find:
Osram 66725 AM, 230V,...
Yes, I don't doubt it! My metal- and wood-work teachers used to have a little cabal in the stock room. I heard them talking about...
JobAndKnock: (y) you're absolutely right and will save me further embarrassment. :oops: I'll tri and get it right in future. ;)
OK cheers, I'll try to clean it.
A non-square square would drive me bonkers!:mad:
Oh yeah, I see what you mean.
No, it's not that the rust puts it out of square but that if I start rubbing surfaces with abrasives maybe I will...
Cheers mate that's the sort of thing but the reviewer says it's 50mm outside measurement rather than 50mm inside. It's a poor description on their...
I like to use a small (say, 50mm blade and handle - internal) engineer's square for squaring thin rails and so on. I tend to leave it out in the...
Excellent, thank you very much.
I need to hang two cupboard doors that will sit flush with the frame.
I'd like to use decorative surface hinges so that they are a feature.
Cheers. Yes, I bought the Proxxon in the end. Seems good.
My Dremel 4000 had finally died.
It was never that good and when I opened it up I saw why. The mechanism for switching on and off was completely...
The wife's dad, who was an engineer, came round and bound it up with thick copper wire. Perfect!
Will this work on this shingle roof where the shingles do not overlap the bargeboard?
Taking a new tack, could I ask what a good solution would be for the replacement of the rotting bargeboard and verge board on my shingle roof...
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