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UPDATE... biggrin.gif

I got my new chunk of acetal in today but I had a bunch of yard work to get done so I couldnt get that machined. BUT I was able to take a few min to get the tube cut to size and the ends fire polished!!!!
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So stoked over the look of this thing... biggrin.gif
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Wow that's an awesome looking res dude! Are you planning on using an O-ring?

Serious rep biggrin.gif
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Yep. Ive got a new end mill and adapter along with the O-rings on order. No way would I try to seal the 2 halves without one.

Good catch. thumb.gif I hadn't brought that up yet.
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That's sick!

Awsome design and from design to fabrication looks to be going as planned, besides the router mishap. Gotta love it when that happenes!
+rep to you

How much to make me one?!?!
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That's sick!
Awsome design and from design to fabrication looks to be going as planned, besides the router mishap. Gotta love it when that happenes!
+rep to you
How much to make me one?!?!

Thanks man. Yeah screw ups are part of the game of modding right? thumb.gif

Ill PM you when I'm all said and done with this one... biggrin.gif
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That´s looking AWESOME! thumb.gif
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Bloody freakin awesome. +rep.
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Yep. Ive got a new end mill and adapter along with the O-rings on order. No way would I try to seal the 2 halves without one.
Good catch. thumb.gif I hadn't brought that up yet.

Lol, didn't want to say anything as I figured you had it covered but when I couldn't see a channel I was a bit like wheee.gif find a nice way of saying it's going to leak!

I was planning on using some of that tubing for a new build, could you tell me what it was like to work with and bend your will? Seeing all these builds now emerging now using copper tubing I figured the same thing would work but look much cooler if you could see the fluid rushing through!
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Alright turns out I didn't sub to this... kookoo.gif
I am now.
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Well a few headaches later (and a couple things thrown across the garage in anger.) The major machining is done. Waiting on the o-rings and the cutter for them to show up. For the time being im going to start cleaning up all the surfaces.

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