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by badpenny
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: Tips and Tricks
Topic: Replacement glass recommendations
Replies: 12
Views: 1017

Re: Replacement glass recommendations

My mate Dave used to work at a glass cutter's in Derby twenty odd years ago. He told me that thanks to The EU good old Brussels had levied a procedure and manual on their trade. In short they were responsible for ensuring the correct type and gauge of glass was supplied, 'Elf & Safety don't you know...
by badpenny
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Novomat on 3D
Replies: 8
Views: 567

Re: Novomat on 3D

Well I for one await your advert with interest.
I've had umpteen of these, and I love bandits on thruppennies.

BP :didact:
by badpenny
Thu Jan 02, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello together!
Replies: 4
Views: 832

Re: Hello together!

Hi Torsten ......

Welcome and happy new year.
You have some lovely machines there.

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:38 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Oliver Whales Selecta Cup
Replies: 7
Views: 760

Re: Oliver Whales Selecta Cup

Hi and welcome to the website and 2020, both at the same time.

Post us a photograph so we can see what you're facing. Go to "Post a Reply" and then down to the "Attachments" tab below.

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Sun Dec 29, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: First Mills Machine HELP
Replies: 14
Views: 1023

Re: First Mills Machine HELP

The wrinkle finish is correct. It's good to know my appearance is accurate! I suspect the OP's machine is a bit of a mongrel. The case, we can see is a new home for an earlier 10 stop mech. It's hard to see but I suspect I can see a glimpse of a Shefras roll down escalator which serves no purpose f...
by badpenny
Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Are Bryans machines overrated??
Replies: 17
Views: 1399

Re: Are Bryans machines overrated??

I've not researched the contemporary retail prices or compared the different manufacturers. However I imagine Bryans were more expensive than the competition. If I'd been an operator I'd have been tempted by Bryans over the others for the following reasons: - Their willingness to do part exchange. V...
by badpenny
Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Are Bryans machines overrated??
Replies: 17
Views: 1399

Re: Are Bryans machines overrated??

!!IDEA!!
by badpenny
Wed Dec 25, 2019 7:34 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Allwin Deluxe info please
Replies: 4
Views: 690

Re: Allwin Deluxe info please

The crank lever is disconnected from the central knob, the slide and its con rod are missing too.
Easy to manufacture.
When it comes to Allwins I can only identify Bryan's, Parkers, Oli Whales and Hawtins, hence my recent thread asking about the B.M.Co.

BP :didact:
by badpenny
Wed Dec 25, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Questions and Answers
Topic: Rotamint Luxus
Replies: 12
Views: 2007

Re: Rotamint Luxus

Cheers Chris, well done.

I have two that need threatening.
Seasonings & Gratings to you too.

BP :cool:
by badpenny
Mon Dec 23, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Happy Christmas
Replies: 7
Views: 956

Re: Happy Christmas

It's in the opposite hand to your hat Tom.