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Old 29 September 2007, 07:20   #1
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Video of Tube Manufacture

Not sure if these have been posted before, but they show the start to finish process of making tubes. Interesting stuff.







Think this is Paul Tilley's company?
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Old 29 September 2007, 08:09   #2
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Wow.That's incredible craftsmanship.

Makes the prices for new tubes look cheap!
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Fascinating. Even with excellent ventilation, you've got to wonder about the health effects of working with big bowls of glue day after day.
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got to be best thing i have ever watched on youtube very informative to me and others i bet

the wife would not agree though
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I never realised Tilley was so attractive - must be something in the glue!!!
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Perhaps BogMonster should have seen this video
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Perhaps BogMonster should have seen this video
Wish I had seen it before I tried to repair mine!

Very interesting....
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I'm sorry Stephen, I couldn't resist! I know how much pain you went though.
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better tell the truth i splashed it off pennel
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Don't tell me they are damn Frenchies???
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