Posts made in September, 2015

Montessa titanium axle and suspension bolts

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Here we go again with 2 more sets of Montessa wheel axles and suspension bolts made from titanium. They’re going down a treat!

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Mazda titanium manifold studs

Posted by on Sep 25, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

These little M8 titanium studs are for a Mazda manifold. My customer is a clever chap and has invented a new induction/exhaust system which boosts power, but means he needs longer head studs to make his arrangement fit, so these are they.

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Titanium 5/8″ BSF bolts

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Here’s some titanium 5/8″ BSF bolts i cooked up recently, they are going to a local firm as part of a job they are doing for someone. I like making big bolts, i make lots and lots of small ones which are fiddly and time consuming for what they are, and i always skin a few knuckles poking my fingers where i shouldn’t as its all close up to the chuck. But with big ones like this i have room to footle without losing too much flesh.

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Honda 7075 alloy cam box bolts and sump plug

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

This is a set of 7075 alloy cam box bolts and a sump plug for a Honda. 7075 alloy is lovely stuff, not as lovely as titanium you understand, but its a beautiful metal to work with, hard enough for good turning and milling but not so hard it strains the machines and my muscles!

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Lotus titanium fasteners

Posted by on Sep 15, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

This is a batch of titanium fasteners for a Lotus, they hold various pieces on to stop them falling off, but being a car i know little else about it. There are 2 styles of gear lever, one is a copy of the original and the other has a thread to take the knob.

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