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Post by Stanley » 12 Sep 2019, 02:56

You're all so close!

Here it is being used with a air torque wrench.

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Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

Post by Gloria » 12 Sep 2019, 07:14

So it's an end swaging tool for locking boiler pipes into position?
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Post by Stanley » 12 Sep 2019, 07:25

You've got it now exactly Gloria. Well done. I didn't realise it would be so difficult. The tool is a clever one, when you rotate it using the 3/4" square on top the two tapers, one on the mandrel and the opposite one on the rollers means that although they are both polished hardened steel, the tool forces its way into the end of the tube expanding it end ensuring that it seals in the tube plate. The two smaller rollers at the head of the tool set at a steeper angle roll the excess into a bead against the tube plate. The man in the image is using an air-powered torque arm which is much better than doing them by hand.
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Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

Post by Stanley » 13 Sep 2019, 03:29

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Can anyone tell me what this is?
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Post by Cathy » 13 Sep 2019, 07:07

No idea but is it something magnified many many times?
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Post by Stanley » 13 Sep 2019, 08:09

Yes Cathy. Sorry, I should have mentioned that.
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Post by Tizer » 13 Sep 2019, 09:21

Cilia?

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Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

Post by Stanley » 14 Sep 2019, 04:15

Bugger. Clever Clogs has got near enough, Cochlea in the ear actually. They wave gently backwards and forwards and this is what moves the wax and debris out of your ears.
He's on holiday for a week now, next one ?
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Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

Post by Stanley » 15 Sep 2019, 04:22

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Can anyone tell me what the trade name is for the disassembled barrel in the foreground is.
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Post by Bodger » 15 Sep 2019, 07:18

Firewood ?

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Post by Gloria » 15 Sep 2019, 07:27

Bodger wrote:
15 Sep 2019, 07:18
Firewood ?
😂😂
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Re: MYSTERY OBJECTS

Post by chinatyke » 15 Sep 2019, 11:47

Bodger wrote:
15 Sep 2019, 07:18
Firewood ?
Love it!

Flat pack, aka an Ikea barrel.

Incidentally I do know the answer.
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