Tag Archives: Moore & Wright

New threads

A couple of weeks ago I posted on UKWorkshop asking for information on what gauges etc I would need to figure out the threads of missing screws. As well as a lot of useful information from a variety of people, … Continue reading

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Car booty – 21/04/2013

This morning we went to Pease Pottage car boot sale again. Eclipse No. 7 coping saw – 50p This is the second coping saw I’ve picked up for 50p – the first having come from my local bric-a-brac shop. Half … Continue reading

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Car booty – 01/04/2013

Today we went to our first two Car Boot Sales of 2013. The first one was the local one we last went to in August. There wasn’t much of interest (in fact I didn’t buy anything at all!) so we … Continue reading

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Delivery day roundup

I’ve had 3 deliveries since the 15th: one from Machine-DRO (Allendale Electronics) and two from Axminster. Machine-DRO I’d never heard of this company until I saw a link in a post on the Woodworkers Institute forums. So far I’m impressed … Continue reading

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Levelling the SIP 01552 – Part 2

As mentioned in my previous post, my current best idea for getting the table absolutely level is to fabricate some new “square washer thingys” (I really must figure out the proper name for them, but the exploded diagram that came … Continue reading

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Car booty – 9th September 2012

Today we went to the Pease Pottage car boot sale. I think it’s the biggest one we’ve ever been to, although as it starts at 7am during the summer we probably missed at least a quarter of the stalls, who … Continue reading

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