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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Sun Aug 18, 2013 7:37 pm 

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Would someone be kind enough to explain/show what this modified pivot is ?


I would also like to know what it is


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Sun Aug 18, 2013 9:27 pm 
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Look here:

angle-arm-pics-t3133.html

and

ep-pro-aligned-t3120.html

It essentially removes the "play" in the pivot resulting in more precise/constant bevel contact.

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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:51 am 

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edgepro-pro-angle-degree-arm-upgrade-t2878.html


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Mon Aug 19, 2013 1:51 am 

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edgepro-pro-angle-degree-arm-upgrade-t2878.html


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Mon Aug 19, 2013 5:27 am 

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Thanks Guys!!

Great idea madrookie, I might have to get one of these and rethink about keeping my edge pro


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 4:59 am 

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They should work in the regular version too. If you use an angle cube , and mount it high enough or on a bench with a hole drilled to allow the rod to go down.


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Tue Aug 20, 2013 9:16 am 

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I've been assuming that it only works on the pro version, not the Apex. Can it be made to work on the Apex?
Ron


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Wed Aug 21, 2013 3:29 am 

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If the vertical rod and the rod end bearing diameter are the same as the Apex. It will work how I explained, the rod needs room to travel. This piece is good news. Very easy to make multiple preset angle sharpeners with a little ingenuity.


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Wed Aug 21, 2013 2:08 pm 

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Any ideas on what these would cost? I'd definitely be interested.


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 Post subject: Re: Mad Rookie Modified Pivot for Pro Version
PostPosted: Sun Aug 25, 2013 9:38 pm 

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Mark, I think I would like to purchase one if you produce them. Approximately how much would one cost?


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