[EMS Discuss] Borrow a BSP die?

Tom Conlin EMAIL HIDDEN
Sun Nov 10 13:13:27 PST 2013


no die
but I could chase 28 threads per inch with a 55-degree cutter.
The shape of the fitting and whether it is using straight or tapered 
threads would make doing so harder or easier

On 11/10/2013 11:17 AM, Bob Miller wrote:
> I did not find a 1/8 BSP die.  So I asked the manufacturer to send me
> replacement parts.
>
> This is for the new hot end for my 3D printer.  The hot end broke: the
> PEEK plastic got brittle from heat and cracked in two.  So I ordered a
> new hot end from E3D in England.  They had gotten an incorrectly
> machined batch of fittings, and I was a lucky recipient of some from
> that batch.
>
> If you have a 1/8 BSP die lying about, I'd be happy to use it.  If
> not, I'm almost as happy waiting for the new parts to swim across the
> Atlantic.
>
> On Sun, Nov 10, 2013 at 10:57 AM, Tom Conlin <EMAIL HIDDEN> wrote:
>> Hi Bob
>> Back from thither and yon
>> did you ever get this addressed?
>>
>>
>> On 11/05/2013 01:22 PM, Bob Miller wrote:
>>>
>>> Does anyone have a die in the 1/8 BSP size?  I need to clean up four
>>> plastic fittings that were incorrectly manufactured.
>>>
>>> I can buy one, but I don't think I would use it again in this lifetime.
>>>
>>> Thanks.
>>>
>>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Standard_Pipe
>>>
>>
>>
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