Bobbin spool keepers

Threads on bobbins, threads on spools, all very messy.
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stick is cut & lacquered, hair band is cut & wire wrapped at top of stick, bead is glued on, loop is made with small crimp in end of hair band.
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Neat.
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knoba - bobbin spool keepers

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What’s in the CAD file…
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Materials (per unit):
1 x 100mm nail stick (hoofer)
1 x 12mm wooden bead
1 x elastic hair band
1 x 2mm i/d crimp (bead/electrical)
wrapping wire
pva glue
varnish/lacquer

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knoba – bobbin spool keeper – 2018.dxf

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3in1 metal working machine extras

Acquired a bare 3in1 metalwork machine (bends, cuts, rolls).
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Machine needed a sturdy base.
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Detail in the CAD file below
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Chassis finished.
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Made a shelf to catch cut sheet from perforated aluminium.
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Shelf being trialled.
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Machine on base.
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I make tool socks for my equipment.
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Elastic stitch, eyelet, nylon cord and plastic holder thing.
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Keeps tooling with the machine for adjustment / maintenance.
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I also make covers for my equipment. Poly cotton.
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Detail in the CAD file below
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Identical scales on both slip roll adjusters. Machined from ally.
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Stamped & levelled thread bottoms so both top settings match.
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Added a fence carrier to keep it with the machine.
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Ready for work, or storage.
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Materials:
1.5m x 50mm x 6mm f/s
6.0m x 50mm x 3mm shs
1m x 2mm x 12mm i/d chs
4 x castors
4 x M10 Bolts x 50mm
12 x M12 Bolts x 70mm
4 x M10 Washers
12 x M12 Washers
4 x M10 Square Weldnuts
12 x M12 Hex Weldnuts
8 x 50mm x 50mm Black Square Plastic End Caps
Paint, Direct to metal, light blue
Polycotton 2m x 1.1m 
Polyester Thread
2.5m Ball chain

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Clarke – SBR760 3 in 1 Sheet Metal Machine

knoba – 3in1 metal working machine stand – 2017.dxf

knoba – 3in1 metal working machine cover – 2017.dxf

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Ford Transit Sunvisors

Damaged (covering) Jaguar X-Type sunvisors, ebay, with illuminated mirrors…
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Horrible plastic Ford OEM hinges…
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Cast, machined & polished new aluminium hinges (CAD file).
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Inset the mirrors while retaining the original profiles.
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Black suede on the inside.
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Ice blue crushed velvet on the outside.
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knoba – Ford Transit Sunvisors – 2016.dxf

Pfaff – select 3.0 sewing machine

knoba – Metal casting furnace

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Leather pouch for modded bevel edge chisels

Tool roll made from the softest full-grain Italian hide.
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Fastened with Velcro.
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Knocked back (stepped) soles for accurate lapping.
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Wasted shanks for better reach.
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Bahco – 424P Bevel edge chisels

Forum – Homemadetools.net

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Machinery dust covers

knoba - machinery dust sheet covers

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knoba - machinery dust sheet covers

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knoba - machinery dust sheet covers

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Covers made from Polyester Cotton. Properties: strong, durable, breathable, good wear resistance, washable, dries quickly, moisture absorbing, light weight, inexpensive, easy to sew.

Hems are weighted with stainless steel ball chain.

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Sewessential.co.uk – Polyester Cotton Material

Ebay – Ball chain

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Leather wallets for rasps

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knoba - leather wallets for rasps

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Cromwell – Bastard rasp

Cromwell – Saftey wooden file handle

Ebay – 15mm snap fastener

Pfaff – select 3.0 sewing machine

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