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#1 Brett Manyluk

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 03:13 PM

I've got the older version of the Bartech with slightly different proportions on the focus knob so that it can't take the drop-on rings that are currently for sale. Recently on a rental it was returned without my spare slotted marking rings. I can go back to the old tape-style, but was hoping someone out there has a handy home-built solution for slip-on rings that are solid and reliable. I can see many more years of use in my Bartech, and would love to find a solution to this. Any thoughts out there?

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#2 Victor Lazaro

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 05:49 PM

Look online for some PVC pipes of the diameter maybe?

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#3 Michael Wilson

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Posted 06 March 2014 - 05:55 PM

I've heard PVC doesn't work and I can't remember exactly why.  Someone told me they tried PVC and had to ultimately use delrin, maybe because of wear or durability.  

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 11:12 AM


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#5 Louis Puli SOC

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Posted 07 March 2014 - 08:33 PM

Hi Brett 

Jim now has in stocks the new batch of Aluminium disc's which will fit all sizes of BFD handsets . 


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#6 Brett Manyluk

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Posted 08 March 2014 - 12:40 AM

Fantastic! Thanks, Guys!

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