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Old Jun 22, 2012, 03:47 PM
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Antony,
great looking thruster, definitely design worth 'borrowing', I'll have to get some delrin as it looks to machine well, the pvc plastic I am using can be a bit stringy if you know what i mean.

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Old Jun 22, 2012, 06:41 PM
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Thanks for the link
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Old Oct 02, 2012, 05:26 AM
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Really like this design, and just trying to fabricate one of the thrusters, was just wondering how you cut the o-ring glands on a lathe? Do you grind your own tools or do you have specific grooving tools?
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Old Oct 06, 2012, 05:51 AM
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Hi.
I grind tool steel to the correct O ring fitting and go in to a set stop ( depth Stop ).

Regards Antony.
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