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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:23 pm 
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hmm ... that shouldn't be too hard to replicate as long as you get the maths right.


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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 8:54 pm 
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Cheers for the pic's FMJ :D


Raging_Bulls wrote:
hmm ... that shouldn't be too hard to replicate as long as you get the maths right.

You a fellow armchair machinist/programmer too fella? :wink:
However easy/hard it would be to CNC replicas, I'd imagine it would take ages, so would end up costly. Looks like there's been a lot of hand finishing as well.

...damn, you've got me thinking now....hmm


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PostPosted: Wed Oct 09, 2013 3:17 am 
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Raging_Bulls wrote:
hmm ... that shouldn't be too hard to replicate as long as you get the maths right.


The programming's the easy part.

ferrus wrote:
You a fellow armchair machinist/programmer too fella? :wink:
However easy/hard it would be to CNC replicas, I'd imagine it would take ages, so would end up costly. Looks like there's been a lot of hand finishing as well.


That's it, I'm telling the boss I need a new armchair tomorrow. ferrus said so. :D

Economics of Scale. One would be a fortune, and I don't see a market for a large run of chi-chi canti brake levers.

Not too hard to figure out what it is (silicone injection core and cavities). I'll be impressed if someone can tell me what the part it molds is.

Or shocked. :wink:

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