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by Collector Inspector
Mon Feb 18, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Cylinder Base and Head Joints...early models
Replies: 2
Views: 59

Re: Cylinder Base and Head Joints...early models

Sorry Hugo The "YEP" was in relation to the scan that you supplied. Over many years many posts have been dealing with this very thing......"What to do" and "What to Use" in this case. It is really cool that you have posted this pic as it just confirms past advice to ot...
by Collector Inspector
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Cadmium plating metal parts
Replies: 17
Views: 277

Re: Cadmium plating metal parts

Charles is correct in all of the above.

This is how Cd, both silver and yellow, is regarded now. Basically a world wide convention.

It has no use whatsoever in any marine environment.

https://www.safeworkaustralia.gov.au/sy ... admium.pdf

Just saying and

Regards

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Thu Feb 14, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Cadmium plating metal parts
Replies: 17
Views: 277

Re: Cadmium plating metal parts

I prefer well plated nickel. Yes soft and usually under chrome. Something about it though especially on quality hand tools. If you pamper an old dear while actually using it I am a fan. Adds a bluish shiny bling that is easy to keep up. Great for small parts as well.......toggle switch and throttle...
by Collector Inspector
Mon Feb 11, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century

Another Old Bird saved!

Good work Aye!

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:24 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century
Replies: 10
Views: 207

Re: Painting a 1973 Seagull Century

"The picture shows the drive leg stripped of all paints."

Well done. No signs of using a power tool.

I am an adherent to the gently gently processes.

8)

BnC


Or should that be "I am adherent....."
by Collector Inspector
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:55 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dreaded Bedding Compound.
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: Dreaded Bedding Compound.

Cello is looking at me as though "Been Smoking with Willy have ya" ......in that look.....I know that look after so long....She may be correct in that thought. Cello Hallway.jpg Hallway as mentioned earlier...........gets crowded pitch black later. Genesis and headphones with a big jar of...
by Collector Inspector
Fri Feb 08, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Etch primer under top coats
Replies: 2
Views: 105

Re: Etch primer under top coats

That is a good thing that first layer is hard to remove.

Obviously done correctly.

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dreaded Bedding Compound.
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: Dreaded Bedding Compound.

HA! I have considered investigating "Cat Gut" many times as She ages........Old age, I believe, just brings on being rather hard to get along with and antagonistic in the middle of the hallway in the wee hours. We get along on Her terms after so many years. All good even though I have mad...
by Collector Inspector
Fri Feb 08, 2019 12:01 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: JM magneto rubber shroud
Replies: 10
Views: 238

Re: JM magneto rubber shroud

Yes Hugo!

TSD Pup.

BnC


Quick edit: That sleeve on one of my Australian Seasprites
by Collector Inspector
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dreaded Bedding Compound.
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: Dreaded Bedding Compound.

Cello Not sticky tape. About 16 years ago I lost my Puss "Clarise" complications with liver from an earlier snake bite. She was six. I was gutted. Word got around through my partner of that time work.......an unknown body rocked up the front door one early morning and just handed me a VER...
by Collector Inspector
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dreaded Bedding Compound.
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: Dreaded Bedding Compound.

Dave........the gasket material is not asbestos is it?

Just a thort that to be careful if it looks as though the stuff is an older modification?

BnC


PS: BnC is short for Bruce and Cello (Ships Cat)
by Collector Inspector
Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Dreaded Bedding Compound.
Replies: 11
Views: 254

Re: Dreaded Bedding Compound.

Looks like a great way to minimise vibration and the rattles actually.

Will be interesting to hear if it actually worked at all after you take it out of the picture later.

Cheers

BnC
by Collector Inspector
Sun Feb 03, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: On AU Ebay 2Day
Replies: 10
Views: 287

On AU Ebay 2Day

by Collector Inspector
Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Painting flywheels, magnetic issue?
Replies: 5
Views: 270

Re: Painting flywheels, magnetic issue?

Methinks that the Imp is thinking too much.

Just saying Aye.

BnC

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