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Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by heisan » Tue Sep 06, 2011 6:07 pm

I need to get a small prop extension made up, as well have spinner back plates centered and drilled. Does anybody know of a small engineering shop in Pretoria that will do such jobs? Most don't want to come near small one-off jobs...

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Re: Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by bosvark » Tue Sep 06, 2011 6:25 pm

Romano engineering in VD Hoff road. Right hand side when going west, just after the first robot yellow palisade fence.012 379 8827. DO NOT RUN AWAY WHEN YOU SEE THE WORKSHOP :shock: They did very good work for me and it did not cost me an arm and a leg.

But first choise would be Theuns Meyer in Garsfontein. 082 829 7384. Master in his trade. But I know he fell ill and do not know how it is going now :( But try him first. His lathes and milling machines all have electronic measurement systems on. To Theuns a hair is a thick thing, he usually splits them in two.
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Unread post by heisan » Tue Sep 06, 2011 7:02 pm

Thanks Bosvark, I will give them a try.
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Unread post by heisan » Fri Sep 09, 2011 11:12 am

Went and had a chat to Theuns this morning. Great gentleman, and really knows his stuff. Just waiting for the quote now...
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Re: Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by Sparks » Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:13 am

heisan wrote:
Fri Sep 09, 2011 11:12 am
Went and had a chat to Theuns this morning. Great gentleman, and really knows his stuff. Just waiting for the quote now...
Does anyone know if Theuns Meyer is still around/active ?
The number 082 829 7384 is no longer in operation ...

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Re: Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by heisan » Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:18 am

Sparks wrote:
Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:13 am
heisan wrote:
Fri Sep 09, 2011 11:12 am
Went and had a chat to Theuns this morning. Great gentleman, and really knows his stuff. Just waiting for the quote now...
Does anyone know if Theuns Meyer is still around/active ?
The number 082 829 7384 is no longer in operation ...

Thanks

I think he passed away shortly after this.

I have been using https://www.facebook.com/pages/Final-Cu ... 9382847654 since then.
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Re: Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by Sparks » Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:58 am

heisan wrote:
Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:18 am
Sparks wrote:
Wed Feb 27, 2019 11:13 am
heisan wrote:
Fri Sep 09, 2011 11:12 am
Went and had a chat to Theuns this morning. Great gentleman, and really knows his stuff. Just waiting for the quote now...
Does anyone know if Theuns Meyer is still around/active ?
The number 082 829 7384 is no longer in operation ...

Thanks

I think he passed away shortly after this.

I have been using https://www.facebook.com/pages/Final-Cu ... 9382847654 since then.
Aaah ... that's a shame.

Thanks for the contact, that's super-helpful. Will give Final Cut a call.

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Re: Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by bosvark » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:33 am

Yes. Theuns has passed away.
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Re: Small engineering shop in Pretoria?

Unread post by noelotten » Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:43 pm

Go to BaraG and speak to Johan Maritz! He lives there! And has a small engineering shop of the type you need!
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