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noddybrian wrote:I'm in the UK so I understand your pain - Lincoln here is largely sold my flash reps but has almost no support so I would never buy from them - the easiest connection which is always available on a torch hose is 3/8" BSP & Ebay has loads of cheap dinse > 3/8" in both 25 & 35 sizes - the gas connect I've not seen in person so don't know if it's available here but in the past I've replaced them for what is local for ease - either get a gas one sold by most plumbing places for hoses on propane blow lamps used on Calor bottles or get a push fit from a lorry spares place designed for plastic airlines - most of the adapters have 6mm plastic pipe on & push fit for these are easy to find - if you really want the right one then try Rapid Welding - they are UK & will ship anywhere - they deal with Lincoln & are the only CK dealer I know of but I have found them not that knowledgeable / helpful & over priced - once your up & running I'd be interested in your opinion on you machine - I recently needed to replace a little site carry welder & went with a 200 amp Parweld - next one I will give Rtech a try - they're all Chinese anyway !
Otto Nobedder wrote:Kranob, do you have the same username on Instagram? You just popped up today as a "suggestion" there. Nice stuff!
Kranob wrote:Otto Nobedder wrote:Kranob, do you have the same username on Instagram? You just popped up today as a "suggestion" there. Nice stuff!
Hi Steve, thanks for the reply. Yeah that is me on Instagram, pretty new to it. I didn't think CK sold stuff directly to the public? There is no distributer in Ireland but Rapid welding in the U.K. Are stockists so I'll drop them an email and see what they can do for me.