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"This might get you started: The Works CBG  kit for £30 http://www.theworks.co.uk/p/i…"

David Bowes replied Oct 11, 2016 to Looking to get started

6 Oct 11, 2016
Reply by Hubert Knight

"They look to have large diameter do you know the dimensions?"

David Bowes replied Jun 11, 2016 to Help with parts please

19 Jun 14, 2016
Reply by Fomhorach

"I use 3mm rivets from tool station nice and cheap. David"

David Bowes replied Jun 11, 2016 to Help with parts please

19 Jun 14, 2016
Reply by Fomhorach

"Phil On my previous reply I said that i used a 3/4 inch round-over bit, but on refle…"

David Bowes replied May 9, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

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David Bowes replied May 7, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

"Michael Is the a 3/4 inch round over bit, and are you using it in a pillar drill? Da…"

David Bowes replied May 7, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

"Phil I have used a 3/4 round or round over bit to take off / round over the edges. I…"

David Bowes replied May 7, 2016 to I Could Really Do With A Jig !

19 Aug 6, 2016
Reply by Philip Hale

"Very nice!!"

David Bowes replied Feb 4, 2016 to 1664 Fretless

6 Feb 5, 2016
Reply by Bill Isherwood

"Michael Thanks, only just switch on to corain as a material for nuts, got my first d…"

David Bowes replied Nov 29, 2014 to Hen's teeth

18 Dec 18, 2014
Reply by john mackay

"Michael Very nice, whet is the nut made from? David"

David Bowes replied Nov 28, 2014 to Hen's teeth

18 Dec 18, 2014
Reply by john mackay

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