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Old 8th Mar 2016, 1:36 pm   #4
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Cottesmore, East Midlands, UK.
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Default Re: Material for Cards (HSVT)

Hi, Ken,

My younger brother runs a light engineering business in Dalbeattie, and he's kindly offered to make one for me. However, it's taking him forever, so I don't think that's an option. Mind you, being an precision engineer, I'm pretty sure he's going OTT on the job and turning out a masterpiece of toolmaking.

What I could do is to supply you the drawings/CAD files, so perhaps you could have one made up by a local engineering firm in your area.

BTW, apparently Tufnol is more easily worked if it's heated to 100C. At 4mm, it should cut quite readily with a paper guillotine.

I'll keep you posted.


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