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Boiler tube expanders

Kernow

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Posted: Tue 6th Feb 2018, 5:23pm
Boiler tube expanders

I am currently building a steel boiler for a black five. I need a pair of expanders for steel tubes,, sizes are 0.486" I/D, and 1.117" I/D. Buy, borrow or hire?
 

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WembleyLion

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Posted: Tue 6th Feb 2018, 7:37pm

The best name in tube expanders is Wicksteed Engineering. Excellent products by pricey.

Wicksteed Engineering Ltd. Hove Road, Rushden, Northants, NN10 0JB. tel.: +44(0)1933 318555

Here is a link to their expander products webpage.

http://www.wicksteed.com/Productsd842.html?catid=1

Hope this helps. John
 

Kernow

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Posted: Tue 6th Feb 2018, 9:32pm

Thanks, John, I had found Wicksteeds and looked at the products, just have not had the nerve to enquire the price! Regards Tom.
 
 
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