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by ddstoys
Sat Feb 01, 2020 9:24 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Andy Pollitt
Replies: 10
Views: 1716

Re: Andy Pollitt

I’ve seen Photos of Andy’s machines in their new home and they definitely look right at home.👌
by ddstoys
Sat Feb 01, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: AMCO Tank Buster identified
Replies: 31
Views: 6074

Re: AMCO Tank Buster identified

That’s cool
by ddstoys
Sat Dec 14, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Andy Pollitt
Replies: 10
Views: 1716

Re: Andy Pollitt

Yeah another tragic loss for the hobby. I received a text with the tragic news but forgot Andy was a member on here.

Hopefully someone who will love and appreciate Andy’s machines as much as he did will end up with them.
by ddstoys
Thu Nov 28, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Bob Klepner
Replies: 13
Views: 1615

Re: Bob Klepner

Yes definitely a tragic loss. Such a beautiful helpful man, as Rory said he would go above and beyond to help anyone he could. I hadn’t know Bob for nearly as long as gameswat, but had caught up with him and his lovely wife Bev at their home in Melbourne and had both of them over to my place several...
by ddstoys
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:34 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: Repro Exhibit Supply Tiger's Tail identified
Replies: 4
Views: 1225

Re: Repro Exhibit Supply Tiger's Tail identified

I have a fibreglass mould of the tiger. I may attempt a repro for myself one day.
by ddstoys
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Photos from the Pocklington Museum collection
Replies: 4
Views: 2121

Re: Photos from the Pocklington Museum collection

Some nice old machines in there.
by ddstoys
Sun Sep 01, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: New addition - Bryans Trickler
Replies: 27
Views: 5943

Re: New addition Bryans Trickler

My balls are 15mm

And the tube is around 900mm long so you will need around 60-70 balls.
by ddstoys
Sun Sep 01, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Discoveries
Topic: New addition - Bryans Trickler
Replies: 27
Views: 5943

Re: New addition Bryans Trickler

I acquired a Bryans Trickler today, also in Australia... Just wondering if anyone can tell me the size of ball that should be in it ? Thanks Hi Simon I can’t remember the size off the top of my head. I’ll try to remember to measure them when I get home. And I’ll find how many balls it needs - it’s ...
by ddstoys
Fri Aug 16, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Alloy casting at home
Replies: 3
Views: 1385

Re: Alloy casting at home

badpenny wrote:
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:21 pm
Congrats.
Did you compensate for shrinkage?

BP
It’s freezing here so shrinkage is already at maximum hahah

This one I didn’t really need to as it was just something I made up.

But definately need to bulk thinks up more from here on