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Re: [BKARTS] Nipping Presses



As far as daylight is concerned, all that is necessary is
to remove the yoke from the base, drill holes in the ends
of a couple of pieces of flat steel, about 1/4" thick by a
couple of inches wide.

Bend a right-angle at the ends of the steel and then bolt
the pieces to the yolk and base.

I used a few modified presses for years, and they worked
just fine, with approx. 18" of daylight.

Jack

Thompson Conservation Lab.
7549 N. Fenwick
Portland, Oregon  97217
USA

503/735-3942 (phone)
503/289-8723 (fax)


http://www.teleport.com/~tcl

"The lyfe so short; the craft so long to lerne."
Chaucer  _Parlement of Foules_ 1386

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