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    Very nice setup Mr T, also much cheaper than the current standard euipment which should help newcommers into the craft, keep up the good work.
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    Which pictures are you looking for?
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    Hi Folks

    It has been quite a while since I posted,

    Here is the latest euipment I have made in-house for making the job of insemination quick and easy, she comes in the form of a 4D manual...
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    Hi msl

    I never got around to making any 3D models as the originals brass tube worked so well, but I now have access to a top end 3D machine and may get some printed after the new year.

    I will...
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    I have tried experimenting with this type of needle, that an old freind and diabetic had and if your very very careful you can reduce the tip of the needle to around .25 over a couple of millimeters,...
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    The yellow flame is what enables a smoother/slower drop as it heats a larger area/slower, than a finer pin-pointed and hotter blue flame does, if you can, try and block one of the air inlet holes on...
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    Thanks, when you try the eraser method, try using a yellow flame instead of a hotter blue one, then you get a much better visual/warning of the very moment when the tube begins to stretch out, you...
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    Check out this superb site for used sterio scopes of all makes.

    https://www.bidservice.com/cart/products.aspx?category=microscopes---comparators&page-number=2
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    We had four attempts with only one going on to lay, I never did any more last year due to moving my main workshop to a bigger place; The way ahead is to move to better permanent site, still waiting...
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    Seasons greetings all

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=242&v=DDt3u2Ev1cI
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    Yes, this is one of the cheaper outlets I have seen for ancilliaries, one annoying thing when dealing with certain specialists the price seems to sky rocket, especially in the medical field.

    Did...
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    Trials show that angle of the conventional hook needs to be at a certain angle and position in order of getting it to hold optimally IE, to bend/lever against the sting using the inner square edges...
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    Your observations are spot on Pete, the former was the older prototype photo shown from last year, the needle I use now, seen below, is a couple of sizes smaller, we did as you said, ground down the...
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    If you want the ultimate micro injector, here she is,

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RSKQ78lVb6Q

    Well, one can dream can't one :)
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    After reading into several ideas here in thread, I thought I might add a more precise explanation of terms and tools to identify how a sting is actually held in position whilst it is being...
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    As I like to make my own stuff to save costs, here I have found the exact same syringe seen offered at much higher prices, all you need is a stand and the saline tube and your own drawn needles and...
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    Thanks Pete, its always good to have a reliable alternative, another one for the list.

    I wonder if this is the same glass that David Cushman called German green glass, I remember reading something...
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    Here is a really neat Co2 system including built in bubbler, cheap.

    All you need now is a freindly pub landlord for to get the cyclinder and get it refilled as I do.

    Or get one from here, no...
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    Do you mean the ones I drew or some others, The ones in my posts are my own work, 3D CAD tech qualified way back in 2001.

    I have not had anything 3D printed as yet, like this early manual...
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    Did you drill or pierce the metal to make the hole?.

    Please would you share the German capilliary supplier with us all.

    Some cheap tubes here, perfect for anyone begining to make needles,...
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    My paticular batch of Kimble Chase Glass, I think it acted rather like soda glass than Borocillicate, maybe they got the batch mixed or something, I also prefered these ones, come sterile and are as...
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    If anyone would like to have a go at drilling their own sting hooks here is the tool to use, the thicker shank allows a much more precise drilling action, as to a normal drill bit which will most...
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    Another home made unit here, big battery charger to drive it,

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_ii8fS4Be0

    I like the next one a lot as it does as second auto flash cut the tube after...
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