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I ran my Apron into the Quick Change Gear Box and broke two teeth on the gear change slide bars so it was either buy one or repair, i waited forone to come up on ebay but nothing turned up so i decided to repair it.

its disconnected from the lever handle.

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a close up

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I need to remove material for a blank tooth to be inserted so i ground a slot tool for the shaper

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lined up and ready to go

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that should work 

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two done now i need to make the blank teeth this is what i am going to make it from

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cut on the bandsaw now they need to be filed down to the correct thickness the die-filler with this home made vise works a treat

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a little fussing with a hand file

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now i am ready

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my silver brazing kit, thats all you need for most work

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nice fit

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gas torch ready

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fluxed up and ready to go

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all done

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back to the die filer

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all done and these are the files i used

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all back together and works like a dream.

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Thanks for looking

That is one fine job you did Thumbsup  first class. Thumbsup 
And very nicely documented Thumbsup 
Good goin! The one I have had so many bad spots in it, the two gears would bind at certain places.
VERY nice repair.
Agree very nice.
That is a very nice recovery and repair.  Thumbsup
Excellent presentation and valuable information.
Well done - nice repair.
Nice work, thats exactly how we do it also, all done with a shaper.......
a job well dun