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Old Today, 12:21 AM   #3281
warrjon is offline warrjon  Australia
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Originally Posted by niffy View Post
Hi Warrjon,

Sorry to hear about your carbide supply problems. The rods I got from Joe were perfectly straight. They weren't polished to a high finish but an afternoon buffing sorted that. The rings were surprisingly round, varying by only about 10um.


I looked at the place Joe posted but they do not ship to Australia, and finding a supplier here for carbide blanks in low qty has been unfruitful. I can get silver steel rods locally which are ground to H6 and straight to 3um/m. I was seriously considering using these.

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