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Posted in thread: Cast iron stand....what is it? on 09-14-2016 at 09:49 PM
I just repaired the platforms, sandblasted the entire stand, primed and painted it with black
truck bed lining. The stand now resides in my front garden area. Not going to look for any more
parts for ...
Posted in thread: Cast iron stand....what is it? on 08-14-2016 at 07:34 PM
Will do. I'm going to TRY to freehand the lettering and scroll work. These old hands aren't as
steady as they used to be. David.
Posted in thread: Cast iron stand....what is it? on 08-14-2016 at 06:24 PM
Bud16415, slownsteady.............. Thanks for your replies. Bud thanks for the excellent
picture. Assuming that I am not able to locate any further parts for this base, I have
sandblasted it, primed ...
Posted in thread: Cast iron stand....what is it? on 08-14-2016 at 03:01 AM
I have been informed that this base is from a DeLaval cream separator from the early 1900's.
The two shelves are called adjustable pail shelves. There is a lot more to this item, namely
the separator ...
Posted in thread: Cast iron stand....what is it? on 08-13-2016 at 05:54 PM
In addition, the two arms are supposed to be able to rotate and be fastened in a desired
position. Got to get them freed up yet. David.
Posted in thread: Cast iron stand....what is it? on 08-13-2016 at 05:52 PM
I was given this cast iron stand by a friend who was disposing of some stuff on the farm.
Anyone tell me what it is, and it's use. It looks like there is also supposed to be another
"something" on the...
Posted in thread: Saw question: What is it, and its use? on 07-07-2016 at 09:53 PM
nealtw.... Thanks for your reply. I had a suspicion that it might be for a miter saw, but
wasn't absolutely sure. I'll have to look further in his tool area for the rest of it. David.
Posted in thread: Saw question: What is it, and its use? on 07-07-2016 at 08:56 PM
I've found this saw in amongst my tool stash, and I (came from my late father's tools)'m not
sure what it is used for. Anyone? Thanks, David.
Posted in thread: Type of bit to use...ceramic floor tile? on 03-20-2015 at 01:16 PM
Thanks to all for your replies and suggestions. With only a small number of cuts to make, I
believe that I will use my angle grinder. Only 90* cuts on this job.
Posted in thread: Type of bit to use...ceramic floor tile? on 03-18-2015 at 12:13 AM
I am needing to cut some floor tile. I have about 10-12 cuts to make border pieces about 1-1/2"
- 2" in width. The tile description and tool are in the pictures. What is your recommendation
on a bit t...