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    Report on the Tippmann Boss

    Ed. only know the Tippman but.. yes if you change any one component it will make you tinker. Change the thickness of leather will affect stitch length and tension. I've even had cases where older stiffer leather caused me to tinker. Change the stitch length and you have to adjust. I make it...
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    Report on the Tippmann Boss

    Ed. Sorry to hear your Tippman is giving you fits. Mines old (1000 serial number) and as Kevin indicated its cast iron. Who ever told you to manhandle it, hasn't used the machine. My machine likes a steady pace with nice firm even full strokes. Short strokes on the handle lead to dropped...
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    Knife size boxes?

    Try ULINE at Uline.com. they make cardboard containers of all sorts. The plain white 10L x 3 h x 3w are nice for gift boxes.
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    Chris.. No expert but .. Yes it works. Clean, flat steel surfaces. And mild to medium hammer...

    Chris.. No expert but .. Yes it works. Clean, flat steel surfaces. And mild to medium hammer blows to set welds. Surface prep is key. My cycle get to welding temp, soak for a short time to ensure center is to temp, set weld, -- x's 3 . again no an expert but temps are 2200+ for welds. Vic Legg
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