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New Tools.

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Above is a picture of a Jenny. It is a hand powered machine for rolling a flange into a sheet of metal. This particular tool is very old and was made on the Euston Road by F.J.Edwards.

Below is a picture of a swaging machine that is also very old, I have fully restored it to working order and will be using both machines for a new product coming soon.

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The machine was cleaned up, degreased and re-oiled. I also had to make a base/stand, new handles and a new guide for the process that I will be using it for.

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Below is a picture of a giant barrel puller I have made for removing the huge barrels from one of my aero engines, it is made from large motorcycle break disks, sprockets, and a vintage car jack that is soon to be a lamp.

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Above a tool that I have made for decapitating golf clubs, it puts two tons of force onto the head. As a result I cracked the first vice that held the club in position (Below). The new vice is vintage and was made just round the corner in Crouch End.

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If you haven’t got one of these, you need one. Great for clamping while drilling.

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