Jeremy Platt replied to Nicholas Finch's discussion Finishing Tips and tube thickness
"Hi Nick,
Sorry about the long delay, but how did your experiment with the heat shrink sock go? Was just thinking about adding a sanding block to the bottom to potentially grind it down to size.
Jeremy"
Aug 26, 2016
Jeremy Platt replied to Nicholas Finch's discussion Improved glue squeege , mandrel, roving system
"Hi Nicholas,
That is a great looking system. I would love to see some of the shapes you have been winding with this one!
Also, how is the vac bagging going? Can you get a consistent OD like this? I have considered winding around an inflatable mandre…"
Feb 14, 2016
Jeremy Platt replied to Nicholas Finch's discussion Finishing Tips and tube thickness
"Hi Nicholas, 
I had the same issue, everything had to be in inches. 
J. "
Feb 8, 2016
Jeremy Platt replied to Sam Groll's discussion Issues Please Help
"Hi Nicholas, 
That sounds like a great setup, I don't suppose you have any pictures handy?
Cheers,
Jeremy. "
Feb 8, 2016
Jeremy Platt replied to Jeremy Platt's discussion Eventual capabilities of the 4 axis machine
"Hi Guilford,
That is some great advice! I am currently giving the X winder a break while I work on some other projects but am looking forward to the time I crank it back up and try and get these kinds of parts spinning!

J. "
Feb 8, 2016
Jeremy Platt replied to Nicholas Finch's discussion Finishing Tips and tube thickness
"Hi Joshua,
I would potentially consider selling. Where are you based though? Probably not worth it for either of us unless you are based in Australia. 
Cheers,
J."
Dec 20, 2015
Jeremy Platt replied to Nicholas Finch's discussion Finishing Tips and tube thickness
"Hi Nicholas,

That sounds great. Looking forward to hearing about the results!"
Nov 10, 2015
Jeremy Platt replied to Nicholas Finch's discussion Finishing Tips and tube thickness
"Hi Nicholas,
I think many are having similar issues. I devised a resin squeezer which helped reduce the amount of resin used. I also got an ultra slow setting resin which helped. Regarding the thickness and finish, I have currently abandoned the win…"
Oct 15, 2015
Jeremy Platt replied to Jeremy Platt's discussion Upgrading the kickstarter model winders
"Hi Mark,
That sounds like a great way to mod. Have you got any pics?
Also, I am also using similar sized mandrels to yourself, but was planning to bond in some 12mm bar or something similar. Could potentially produce a seal about 30mm into the presu…"
May 26, 2015
Jeremy Platt replied to Jeremy Platt's discussion What I have made so far
"Indeed this is the same for me, but I usually only chop off 2-3 inches. I might now chop off 4 inches to see whether the thickness changes.

Being able to write g code would be awesome. The world would be your oyster with the 4 axis machine. I woul…"
Mar 9, 2015
Jeremy Platt liked Turner Hunt's blog post 4-Axis Winder Beta in Process
Mar 4, 2015