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Angle measuring piece

Angle measuring piece

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Inside calipers

Inside calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Thread angle gauge

Thread angle gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Counter sink

Counter sink

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Radius gauge

Radius gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Metal attachment for a bore gauge

Metal attachment for a bore gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Telescopic gauge

Telescopic gauge

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Alfred Ross
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Universal drawing set

Universal drawing set

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Slip gauge

Slip gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Metal attachment for a measuring device

Metal attachment for a measuring device

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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Dial gauge

Dial gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Go / No go gauge

Go / No go gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Set of six metal plug gauges

Set of six metal plug gauges

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Pair of outside calipers

Pair of outside calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Dividers

Dividers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Metal broaching tool and a semi-circular shaped blade

Metal broaching tool and a semi-circular shaped blade

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Pin vice

Pin vice

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Cylindrical carborundum rod sharpening tool

Cylindrical carborundum rod sharpening tool

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Acme thread gauge

Acme thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Pin punch

Pin punch

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Small metal compression spring

Small metal compression spring

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Alfred Ross
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Non-conductive fibre

Non-conductive fibre

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Telescopic gauge

Telescopic gauge

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Centrallising anvil

Centrallising anvil

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2-3 inch micrometer

2-3 inch micrometer

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Folding knife blade

Folding knife blade

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Knife blades
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Tweezers

Tweezers

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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Fretsaw blade

Fretsaw blade

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Triangular metal file

Triangular metal file

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Files (tools)
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Height measurement gauges

Height measurement gauges

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Radius gauge set

Radius gauge set

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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1-2 inch micrometer

1-2 inch micrometer

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Micrometers
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Centre drill

Centre drill

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Drill bits
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Mid-set dividers

Mid-set dividers

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Measuring instruments
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27 machine setting pieces

27 machine setting pieces

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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Gauge block attachment

Gauge block attachment

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Alfred Ross
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An open ended, rectangular, black leather case housing a rectangular, grey coloured abrasive slip stone

An open ended, rectangular, black leather case housing a rec...

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Sharpening stones
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Fretsaw blade

Fretsaw blade

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Saw blades
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Centre drill

Centre drill

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Drill bits
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Radius gauge

Radius gauge

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Alfred Ross
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Surface plate

Surface plate

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Alfred Ross
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Go / No go gauge

Go / No go gauge

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Gibb key - Strips of steel

Gibb key - Strips of steel

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Radius gauge

Radius gauge

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Four short metal cylinders

Four short metal cylinders

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Tools and box

Tools and box

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Telescopic gauge

Telescopic gauge

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Metal grooving tool

Metal grooving tool

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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Gibb key

Gibb key

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Slip block

Slip block

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Alfred Ross
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Rotary burr

Rotary burr

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Key way measuring tool

Key way measuring tool

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Metal scriber

Metal scriber

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Drill bit

Drill bit

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Capstan head

Capstan head

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