Aside from the Galoot and collector interest in Addis carving tools, the leading carving experts, when asked about second-hand or classic carving tools, almost always list "Addis", "Herring Bros." and "Ward & Payne" as the best. ADDIS & SONS over ARCTIC WORKS SHEFFIELD / 9 PRIZE MEDALS over 51 & 62.
Current experts Chris Pye, Ian Agrell, Mack Headley and others use Addis, Herring and Ward carving tools.
It has 7 inch by 40ths and 18 cm by 1 mm scales and the verniers read to 1/1000 in and 0.1 mm. Graduated to 14 inches by sixteenths on the upper edge and 350 mm by one mm on the lower edge.
For inside measurements the tips are marked 1/8” and 5 mm. Troughton & Simms were scientific instrument makers rather than engineering tool manufacturers and the construction reflects this. The inch vernier reads to 1/132 inches and the metric vernier to an order finer 0.02mm. 770/1 vernier calliper for inside and outside measurement. The range of interchangeable anvils allow dimensions from 2 to 8 inches to be measured, The 2 to 3 inch one is fitted to the micrometer body in the case. Purchased for use in my workshop and still in use when required.
For the record, my 50th year anniversary will be in 2019 and I will be planning some special events to celebrate this.
1969 was when I truly considered myself as a working professional musician.
Shearer, in his column in , was responding to Vardy’s performance in the 3-0 defeat to Chelsea. But it does beg the question as to what is going on with a man who changed the notion of what was possible for a 29-year-old to achieve three years out of non-league.
These amounts doubled have to be added to inside measurements. 8583.14” inside and outside Vernier calliper signed ‘Troughton & Simms London No. The upper scale and vernier are for inside measurements and the lower ones for outside. It has inch and metric scales with a vernier resolution of 1/1000” and 1/50 mm respectively. Brown & Sharpe Mfg Co, Providence, RI, USA adjustable depth micrometer patented Jan 11, 1898.
It has a black leatherette covered, blue velvet lined case in which there is also a one inch circular standard. The micrometer is a half inch type reading to 1/1000 in.
By Halloween he was on eight straight games and his fame growing so fast that, according to his new autobiography, even the Grim Reaper costume he wore trick-or-treating with his children could not adequately conceal the identity of the man behind the mask.
Vardy was on the hot streak of his life, of any Premier League goalscorer’s life for that matter, and the goals kept coming. The Champions League win over FC Copenhagen marked his ninth straight game without a goal for Claudio Ranieri’s team, the difference being now that he has the kind of profile where that sort of thing gets noticed.