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Timbuck
01-18-2015, 07:57 AM
I made a video to day of the assembly of one gauge..It shows the many operations required to put together all 41 components ...Riveting, Reaming, Tapping, Stress relieving, etc:
Warning...only watch this if you've nothing better to do;)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6HP8vQHWr4

ukuleleCraig
01-18-2015, 08:43 AM
The best 9 minutes I've had for a long while. Thanks for filming and posting Ken ;)

Michael Smith
01-19-2015, 08:04 AM
What does the torch heating do?

Timbuck
01-19-2015, 08:59 AM
What does the torch heating do?

Stress relieving .. Following the hole punching and riveting procedure :) it removes any tight spots.

Beau Hannam Ukuleles
01-19-2015, 09:33 AM
nice metal table- i now want one.

Timbuck
01-19-2015, 10:04 AM
nice metal table- i now want one. It's called a "Cast iron Surface plate" Beau .. No workshop should be without one ;)

Pete Howlett
01-19-2015, 10:04 AM
It's called a surface plate....

Booli
01-19-2015, 10:13 AM
Looks great. Nice to see the craftsman at work. Thanks for showing this. :)