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Tedrocks456
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Joined: 08 Jun 2017, 19:29
Location: Cambridge

Re: new member

Postby Tedrocks456 » 11 Jul 2017, 18:57

Ed,
That looks to be a jig made along the lines of a "Bridson jig" & using standard hardware shop angle brackets.
Am I correct?

Peter
Hi Peter

yes all came from Screwfix have to admit l enjoy making surprise my self

Ed

Tedrocks456
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Joined: 08 Jun 2017, 19:29
Location: Cambridge

Re: new member

Postby Tedrocks456 » 11 Jul 2017, 19:05

Nice work. Is that a commercially available jig?
on the plans of Chris william there was a sheet showing a join and l saw it again on re group

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Peter Balcombe
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Joined: 18 Mar 2015, 10:13
Location: Clevedon, North Somerset, U.K.

Re: new member

Postby Peter Balcombe » 11 Jul 2017, 20:54

There is a bit of info on Robbie's invaluable jig design in the General Discussion/Building Jig and Tools topic thread.
Basically, it comprises 2 lengths of angle Aluminium (or similar) angle extrusion, bolted together to give a flat top & central gap wide enough for upturned bolts to be slid along the gap, with the bolt head trapped below the gap. The bolts can then secure former stations (angle brackets) at any position along the jig length. A tape measure stuck along one side allows easy placing of the station positions from a common reference point.

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chris williams
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Joined: 10 Mar 2015, 10:50
Location: Blandford Dorset

Re: new member

Postby chris williams » 11 Jul 2017, 23:05

Like this...
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Martin Gough
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Joined: 03 Mar 2017, 23:21
Location: Cheshire

Re: new member

Postby Martin Gough » 12 Jul 2017, 06:19

Fantastic. Thanks for the info and pictures.


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