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Here we are with a pair of candle sticks. Still havent drilled and taped it, later will do. Strange how the camera has made them look splayed out.
And this gives an idea of what its going to look like. Of course the clamp on the bar looks completely wrong, so I shall make a new one there. And I have yet to make the clamp for the vertical adjustment.
10th August. Well getting the end off to remove the existing slide proved fun. Not been off since it was fitted more or less a 100 years ago. Its a taper fit, and held with a screw, so once the screw has been removed there isnt much left to help. So a silver steel improvised punch that bottoms out on the hole, and a fair old bit of heat, some brass jaws to help protect it, and wallop..........