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Offline Chris.Botha

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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #90 on: May 24, 2009, 01:46:51 AM »
think they go down as far as 0.001thal or 0.025mm

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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #91 on: May 24, 2009, 02:03:26 AM »
this one also with 0.076mm cutter


fresh of the mill.. man busy Sunday... time for a beer and a bbq!


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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #92 on: May 24, 2009, 02:14:32 AM »
and this is what you look like after too much milling....


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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #93 on: May 24, 2009, 11:11:26 AM »
....or too much red wine. Been there, done that!  >:D  But, if your still able to take a pic of yourself and post it, you've definitely got a long way to go till you get there.  ;)
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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #94 on: May 24, 2009, 03:41:47 PM »
the wine is for medicinal purposes... that's my story and im sticking to it!

thou!! thats the one.. err while we on the topic.. since the motherland is also decimal.. don't you guys thinks its about time you joined the rest of the world in a numerical system that makes sense????




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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #95 on: May 24, 2009, 04:30:06 PM »
We're still evolving........ priorities first -  ;)

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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #96 on: May 24, 2009, 05:53:24 PM »
heheheheh.. always catches me when im buying bits.. i see a profile 0.010 and think "wow at last a 10 MICRON CUTTER"...... then i see its in inches....


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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #97 on: May 25, 2009, 04:54:51 AM »
My Dad told me about Inches - they are best to be avoided.

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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #98 on: May 25, 2009, 04:59:45 AM »
my dad told me to be a plumber or something.... i picked  "or something..."


got two more of those damn pointer dog thingos on mill tonight. neighbor will be livid again...



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Re: Gertrude Gets Some!
« Reply #99 on: May 25, 2009, 05:41:33 AM »
done and dusted with 20 minutes to spare before my neighbor can officially lay a noise complaint!