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    avoidspam

    What EDC are you carrying today?

    Thread Starter: avoidspam

    Thought I'd give this a go. Sorry if it's been tried before but I quite like the version on the other side of the pond. Everyone gets a bit creative with their camera's... Plus it's a nice opportunity to see what's out there....:) Sam

    Last Post By: bayvillageidiot Today, 01:29 AM Go to last post
    Albert E

    Birds,bugs etc,around us!!

    Thread Starter: Albert E

    Hi!!We all see and sometimes take pictures of animals around our house,or during our travel vacations!!Here some!!Maybe you have a few from your area too!! A mantis in my garden.

    Last Post By: Scoutmaster Today, 01:47 AM Go to last post
    Kitman22

    Your Watch,torch,knife combo (pics pls)

    Thread Starter: Kitman22

    Hi guys, Well I was taking some pics of some of my gear when I came across the idea for what could be a great thread full with lots of eye candy for us all to see :D How about a thread full of pic of three of our most fav things here on BB? so... what is your wrist watch, torch & knife EDC...

    Last Post By: gregs656 Today, 08:08 PM Go to last post
    mikew

    Bohler 1.2513, 135WCrV4

    Thread Starter: mikew

    Does anyone have experience of this steel type? I believe it was made in the 1970's and is now discontinued. The description from the seller is 'a low alloy steel with 1.35 % carbon and some tungsten, chromium and vanadium'. With some searching I've found this spec: C: 1.30-1.40, SI:...

    Last Post By: AndreasH Today, 10:34 AM Go to last post
    TheEnemyWithin

    Resources Required

    Thread Starter: TheEnemyWithin

    Good Morning, I'm going to be having a go at making a knife. Ill be using and old file for my first couple to hope to progress onto some 440 as I get into it. I'm a time served mechanical engineer by trade (although moved into management years ago so I'm a little rusty!) so I do have half an idea....

    Last Post By: TheEnemyWithin Today, 06:37 PM Go to last post
    mikew

    Simple carbon steel?

    Thread Starter: mikew

    I'm looking for a very simple carbon steel. I want something that will sharpen very easily and take the finest edge possible. No need for high levels of wear resistance or toughness. Ideally available in excess of 6mm thick bars. Any ideas?

    Last Post By: gregs656 Today, 07:30 PM Go to last post
    warrensmith

    Rolex Help

    Thread Starter: warrensmith

    I have just got back from a family visit to SA and I have come back with my late fathers stainless steel oyster perpetual . The watch it self 'ticks over ' like it should but the bracelet is in a bit of a sorry state , I would like to get it repaired / restored so I can use the watch . So can...

    Last Post By: wazza Today, 09:04 AM Go to last post
    stanners55

    Knife import

    Thread Starter: stanners55

    Hi all, Not sure if this is the right forum but here goes (I will keep it simple) Last year I ordered a new knife from Swiza, paying the list price plus transport costs. (Switzerland based) It was delivered on time by DPD I have just had an invoice from DPD claiming I owe them 24.66...

    Last Post By: Ian Atkinson Yesterday, 09:49 PM Go to last post
    craigshaw1969

    Diamond sharping stone on ebay for 2.50 and free postage and I think it is Trend

    Thread Starter: craigshaw1969

    Hi I bought a trend diamond sharpening stone off the net for 25 a while back after you lot advised me that it was a good option. A few weeks back l having a look around on Ebay for some bits and bobs and I discovered a diamond sharpening stone for 2.50. No box like the one I got with trend...

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    Nice65

    Lidl curry stuff.

    Thread Starter: Nice65

    Comes vac packed at 99p a pack. Choices were Dal Tadka, Aloo Sag, Paneer Butter Masala, and Chana Masala. Just neads heating, ingredients are all good. Hunk of bread, or some fried meat, and you have a simple, filling meal. I'm tempted to get some more, the dates run out August 2017.

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