Workshop Articles - Geometer with Tips& Tricks

Geometer (Ian Bradley) was a major contributor to the Model Engineer during the period 1955 to 1964

Ian Bradley also published books under his own name.

The Amateur's Workshop in 1950, The Myford Series 7 Manual in 1973,,Saws and Sawing in 1986, Metalwork and Machining Hints and Tips in 1988 and others.


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Over the last decade Owl Castings have become one of the UK’s largest producer of full size and scale model castings for live steam locomotives and traction engines. We have cast every possible casting that would be used to build live steam traction engines and locomotives in both ferrous and non-ferrous metals. Our metal castings span brass, bronze and iron, we even work in aluminium. We regularly cast metal components for all scales of live steam locomotives including, 2.5”, 3.5”, 4.75”, 5”, 7.25” and 10.25” also including 45mm narrow gauges.




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