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If you have a burning need for hard-to-source parts, post your needs here and you may just find what you are looking for.

  • Make sure you list your contact details so people can reach you.
  • List as much technical detail as possible. Just a photo of the device may not get as many responses as a photo with a few measurements or tech specs.
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For Personal Use

NEMA 17 stepper motors

These are steppers that are 42mm on each side for reference. preferable 4 wires (bipolar) but 6 or 8 is acceptable.


Peter Hillier. letsburn00 at hotmail or gmail.

Misc Parts

  • 1 x PIC 16F886
  • Short lengths of acrylic rod (solid) ~75mm diameter
  • Short lengths of aluminium rod (solid) ~75mm diameter
  • Giant circuitboards (size of A3 page or larger, A2 size better) for art project
  • Twin 36W fluoro light fittings (needed urgently for tool room)
  • 44 Gallon drums - preferably ones that haven't had flammable goods in them
  • Light weight steel mesh or heavy duty square chicken wire (galvanized even better)
  • Oxy / acetylene (or propane) torch (cutting) head
  • “Rose bud” oxy or LPG heater tip
  • 20-25L plastic buckets with handles (with or without lids) - the type used for fishing, catering supplies, building products etc
  • RGB LED emitters
  • Thermally conductive adhesive
  • Aluminium plate (5mm or thicker) big enough to cut D-150mm circles
  • Formply (new or used)
  • Weldmesh
  • Large diameter ~300mm plastic pipe (short lengths fine)
  • A storage hot water system (dead or alive) to salvage the boiler
  • About 25L of waste cooking oil
  • ~100 x 25L white plastic drums (no, that's not a typo) - the square ones used for storing chemicals


Anton Lord see user info page

For The Space

  • Larger spanners? around 38mm/1.5“ (or adjustable) - largest adjustable spanner in space is ~32mm?
  • Pallet racking
  • Pallet trolley (pallet jack)
  • 14V AC 1.0A power supplies for our remaining network cameras

Group Purchases

Save on shipping and use the power of group purchasing!

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