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1-2 inch micrometer

1-2 inch micrometer

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Micrometers
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Alfred Ross
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Carborundum rod sharpening tool

Carborundum rod sharpening tool

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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Metal scriber

Metal scriber

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Hole gauge attachment

Hole gauge attachment

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tweezers

Tweezers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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Miniature dividers

Miniature dividers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Measuring instruments
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Alfred Ross
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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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Telescopic gauge

Telescopic gauge

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Centre drill

Centre drill

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Drill bits
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Alfred Ross
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Bore depth gauge

Bore depth gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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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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Angle measuring piece

Angle measuring piece

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Pair of outside calipers

Pair of outside calipers

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Outside calipers
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Height measurement gauges

Height measurement gauges

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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27 machine setting pieces

27 machine setting pieces

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Knob

Knob

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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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Black textured-vinyl covered timber case containing a metal depth micrometer and a small spanner

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Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Centre drill

Centre drill

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Drill bits
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Alfred Ross
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Slip gauge

Slip gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

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Alfred Ross
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Key way measuring tool

Key way measuring tool

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools and box

Tools and box

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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Thread angle gauge

Thread angle gauge

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Precision ground flat stock gauge setting piece

Precision ground flat stock gauge setting piece

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Alfred Ross
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2-3 inch micrometer

2-3 inch micrometer

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Micrometers
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Small metal compression spring

Small metal compression spring

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Components
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Alfred Ross
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Handmade copper hammer

Handmade copper hammer

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Hammers
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Gauge block attachment

Gauge block attachment

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Alfred Ross
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Metal punch featuring the letter

Metal punch featuring the letter "R".

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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V-block and clamp

V-block and clamp

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Rotary burr

Rotary burr

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Alfred Ross
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Bending knife blade

Bending knife blade

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Knife blades
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Radius gauge set

Radius gauge set

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Alfred Ross
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Ball bearings

Ball bearings

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Bearings
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Right angle measuring block

Right angle measuring block

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Counter sink

Counter sink

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Alfred Ross
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Dial gauge

Dial gauge

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Spring loaded tool

Spring loaded tool

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Craytex rod, polishing stone

Craytex rod, polishing stone

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Abrasives
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Alfred Ross
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Bore gauge

Bore gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Alfred Ross
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Radius gauge

Radius gauge

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Metal tool with tapered tip

Metal tool with tapered tip

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Metal attachment for a bore gauge

Metal attachment for a bore gauge

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Metal punch featuring the number

Metal punch featuring the number "1"

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Alfred Ross
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Go / No go gauge

Go / No go gauge

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Alfred Ross
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Bore depth gauge and box

Bore depth gauge and box

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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M & R Licorice Wafers tin containing woodruff keys

M & R Licorice Wafers tin containing woodruff keys

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

Cylindrical carborundum rod sharpening tool

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Sharpening stones
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Alfred Ross
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Gibb key

Gibb key

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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An open ended, rectangular, black leather case housing a rectangular, grey coloured abrasive slip stone

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Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Metal tool with tapered tip

Metal tool with tapered tip

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Radius gauge

Radius gauge

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Alfred Ross
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Record player needle

Record player needle

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Styluses
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Slip gauge

Slip gauge

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Depth gauge

Depth gauge

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Alfred Ross
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Steel scribing block

Steel scribing block

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