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fozzybear

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About fozzybear

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    Manche,France
  1. fozzybear

    Paint recommendations for galvanised steel?

    the air conditioning ducting will either be hot dipped or electrogalvanized and should last a long time I added "pre galvanised" I meant to type galvanised
  2. fozzybear

    Paint recommendations for galvanised steel?

    care to post a picture of it, Any work we do on pre galvanised material get a going over with a flap disk on an angle grinder then gets a good spray of the galvafroid. as long as their is no pitting and colour changes ie to rust colour as per where the concrete spillage just grind back with a flap disk then respray. untitled.bmp
  3. fozzybear

    Paint recommendations for galvanised steel?

    you could just leave it galvanised no harm in that and then spray paint or paint glavafroid as RayD explained if you have made any cut's/ holes we used these by the case load every week at 10 euros a pop https://www.mabeo-direct.com/A-261595-jelt-galvanisation-a-froid-galva-mat?utm_source=twenga&utm_param=eyJlcyI6Mjk5MDczLCJzIjo5NTg4MjM3LCJjaSI6IjAxM2E4ZWFhMmQ1MjRlZTNiZDk1ZTk2OGQ1MGMxZTNmIiwiaSI6IjAiLCJ0cyI6MTU0NDQ2NDI2NSwidiI6Mywic28iOjEyMDAsInAiOjEsImNhIjoxOTU3M30=&utm_campaign=twenga&utm_medium=cpc&gclid=Cj0KCQiAurjgBRCqARIsAD09sg_SYKuFCODa7iYe38X19UFuALMH4wldiaxrnj1UCoeEomUx4AqP5RkaAsxPEALw_wcB
  4. fozzybear

    Paint recommendations for galvanised steel?

    at work any galvanised pieces to be painted (water based paint) has a horrible smelling primer applied first probably etch primer
  5. fozzybear

    Wanted 15mm Vixen LV

    Dave I want to add to my vixen LV range also, like hens teeth at the moment. on the second hand market... maybe after Christmas (doubt it) Andy
  6. fozzybear

    Focus questions

    200pds = 1000mm focal lenght
  7. fozzybear

    Focus questions

    If you have PDS version you should have these one for 2" eyepieces and the other for 1.25" eyepieces to insert into the focuser
  8. fozzybear

    1.25" Focuser cap??

    you can get "1.25" male dust caps" from astroboot
  9. I'd love and equinox 80ED I envy you
  10. probably the roller bearings inside the focuser I have the same marks on all my Crayford focuser's on the draw tube's. Not a problem as far as I can see.
  11. fozzybear

    Belt driven focuser

    https://www.beltingonline.com/ without pictures your guess is as good as mine? or a better description than contraption?
  12. I have two of these eyepieces and are of good quality 8mm and 18mm at the moment
  13. fozzybear

    New Power Distribution Box

    neat and tidy (no robins nest here) By any chance an electrician/electronics engineer? nice work so easy to trace any problem. Excellent project Andy
  14. fozzybear

    sx filter wheel board

    how about a picture maybe it is repairable? you never know.... you sat torn the board are referring to the tracks?
  15. fozzybear

    sx filter wheel board

    sorry that it is more severe than just the usb connector
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