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 Bag of Grub Screws - What are they for?
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 Return to top of page · Post #: 1 · Written at 12:02:13 PM on 9 April 2016.
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 Location: Melbourne, VIC
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Hi Folks,

Still clearing out my late-Father's workshop. I came across a bag of grub screws - just wondering what they were used for?

See here:

http://tinypic.com/r/2ciehoy/9

Cheers!


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 2 · Written at 12:31:38 PM on 9 April 2016.
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 Location: Sydney, NSW
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They look like ferrite core adjusters.


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 3 · Written at 3:32:03 PM on 9 April 2016.
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 GTC
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Yep, ferrite adjusters. They go in cores like these: http://www.piclist.com/images/www/hobby_elec/picture/coil1.jpg


 
 Return to top of page · Post #: 4 · Written at 6:11:21 AM on 10 April 2016.
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Cores like those were also used in IF transformers in tube radios.


 
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