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#46 pyromaniac303



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Posted 20 September 2008 - 08:59 PM

Just thought I'd let everyone know, drill presses are now only 10 at Netto this weekend, I use mine for pressing rockets and whistles when I dont require a very high pressure (probably about 1 ton max if I had to hazard a guess). Unsure if its high enough pressure for pressing BP, I use my 6 ton hydraulic press for that. Its far cheaper than an arbour press, and also has a good movement range, seems ideal, its a similar design to the one BigG was using for his rocket demonstration at the convention.

Just pressed a few 10mm end burners and a 10mm whistle, all worked fine so it seems it reaches the required pressure to make a solid fuel grain and nozzle.

Edited by pyromaniac303, 20 September 2008 - 09:01 PM.

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#47 Pyrogeorge



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Posted 10 April 2009 - 04:01 PM

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