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Re: Material Source

Postby Pirate » Thu Jan 14, 2010 10:06 pm

Aluminum?
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Re: Material Source

Postby clive » Mon Jan 18, 2010 2:12 pm

There was a marerial called Tufnol or Pirtoid which is a laminated, plastic type material used in the manufacture of tooling in the aerospace industry.

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Re: Material Source

Postby emspaul » Fri Jan 22, 2010 9:00 pm

Have you looked at derlin ,i may have the spelling wrong.
I have turned this in both wood and metal lathes ,very easy to work with.
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Re: Material Source

Postby Scott T » Mon Jan 25, 2010 1:40 pm

Metal spinning sounds interesting. Let us know how it goes.
I've thought about spinning aluminum torpedo bodies over a mandrel.

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