[EMS Discuss] Borrow a BSP die?

Bob Miller EMAIL HIDDEN
Mon Nov 11 20:21:00 PST 2013


Thank you for the offer.

I believe it is straight threads.  The fitting looks easy to chuck.

But I am not going to be able to work on this until after the pumpkin
chucking contest.  Team LEO's project has consumed all my time.

So the replacement parts may arrive from England first.

On Sun, Nov 10, 2013 at 1:13 PM, Tom Conlin <EMAIL HIDDEN> wrote:
> 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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>>
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