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Member Since 09/08/2013
Last Seen 28/12/2020
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> and it suddenly rains it can become slippery without any visual cue. Hmm, you'd think most people would take the recent rain as the...
28/12/2020 - 16:56
> Ok…I'm new to this… You really need a drill press. As said up thread, give the local men's shed $20 and they'll doing it for you. Or...
05/08/2020 - 09:08
> If its stainless steel, It's not.
05/08/2020 - 09:03
> That second link is you That now deleted thread was started by a grammer nasi looser to complain about then\than being used wrongly in...
05/08/2020 - 08:50
> If it’s mild steel, a new bit should have eaten through that size plate in about 30 seconds. Not if you crank the speed to max & burn...
05/08/2020 - 08:39
> Step drills can be a good way to go No. They're for sheet metal. His bracket is too thick. > So if you started with say 3mm, It's already...
05/08/2020 - 08:37
> stainless steel It's not stainless, it's just ordinary galvanised mild steel.
05/08/2020 - 08:36
You don't want a step drill, they're for sheet metal. The drill you had is fine, or was until you burnt the tip by going too fast (you can...
05/08/2020 - 08:34
> through the roof Hanging from the roof, you mean.
04/08/2020 - 23:12
> Don't you? I don't wander into threads about screwdrivers and show how superior I am by pointing out how the @OP incorrectly used a...
04/08/2020 - 22:01
You only want a few hundred RPM on the drill, but pressure is more important. It's hard getting the pressure with a hand drill, that's why...
04/08/2020 - 21:59
Use a slower speed. No, slower than that. Metal needs slow speed & steady pressure.
04/08/2020 - 21:46
*mistayk Hyuk, yer so dum, me so smrter then yous. Don't you people have lives?
04/08/2020 - 20:10
> so back in your moral box You want pine or oak for yours?
04/08/2020 - 19:36
> It was $650 a year I believe Sounds about right, 1300 numbers are cheap. 13 on the other hand...
04/08/2020 - 19:33
https://www.aliexpress.com/item/4000273327213.html
04/08/2020 - 18:36
...no, you're just showing us how "educated" you are. The collective for pedants is "a boring of".
04/08/2020 - 18:29
The biggest problem with all those tool are the bits are too short for most stuff. You need these sorts of things:...
04/08/2020 - 18:28
Is reddit down again?
04/08/2020 - 18:12
All (*) Australian telephone numbers are 10 digits. Once the 10 digit is dialled the call goes thru. If you're slow at dialling and there's...
04/08/2020 - 18:11
...and Nigel No Friends is a ginger as well. I'd bet the Venn diagram for OzB grammer nasi's & SJW's is rather boring.
03/08/2020 - 18:17
Now for round 2 with the ATO & early super release.
03/08/2020 - 18:10
Since I identify as an OzBargainer, I'm offended by the negs. You should all be ashamed of your micro-aggressions.
02/08/2020 - 09:27
> Because that thread was closed I put the link in because I thought the @OP might be amused (or horrified) at the 'help' some members like...
02/08/2020 - 09:24
...and having nothing useful to contribute to the world, some grammer nasi looser* decided to post this:...
02/08/2020 - 01:32
> Wow Sorry, I meant "as a straight old white bloke"...
02/08/2020 - 01:22
Do we really need to invite 'Nigel No Friends'? He'll only spend all the time complaining about how as an old white bloke HE'S the one...
01/08/2020 - 23:38
> 25 years of experience! Old joke from the software industry: 25 years of experience is 1 year repeated 25 times.
30/07/2020 - 19:47
> They met the size requirements but contained rigid items. Yeah, that's bollocks. If you read their guidelines they recommend adding...
30/07/2020 - 11:42
A lot of Chinese sellers, especially new ones, use the cheap items as loss leaders to get their feedback profile up. eg on AliExpress you...
30/07/2020 - 07:17