Search Results - Practical Machinist - Largest Manufacturing Technology Forum on the Web
Close
Login to Your Account

Search:

Type: Posts; User: dundeeshopnut

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Thanks for the replys!!! In part due to your...

    Thanks for the replys!!! In part due to your wisdom, a plan is coming together, [at least in my head.] Been progressing though, this was my first PAYING job, 311046311047 Sharpening a hydraulic...
  2. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Planning mounting the Halco vertical head. Now,...

    Planning mounting the Halco vertical head. Now, it has 3 3/4" vertical "quill" travel itself, now the question is, how high to mount it above the bed when fully raised?
  3. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Wesson pic.302402 Now, I am done on replacing...

    Wesson pic.302402 Now, I am done on replacing gaskets [I hope]302404302405 as some were MIA and replaced with shellac many moons ago. The goop that came out of the saddle worm box was downright...
  4. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Some pics. Actually, I am tending to lean to...

    Some pics. Actually, I am tending to lean to more pics than necessary, [unless the gods here frown upon such frivolity], for folks here as there doesn't seem to be many on the net. [Not like a...
  5. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Thinking out loud here. [Warning it could be...

    Thinking out loud here. [Warning it could be dangerous] What is stopping me from building a new overarm from heavy wall square tubing, weld or bolt on stock to mill the dovetail out of, and a nice...
  6. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Thanks. A bridgeport type head, [HH Roberts here...

    Thanks. A bridgeport type head, [HH Roberts here in Canada make a sweet one but WAAAY out of my league] is probably the way to go. Mounting it will be a challenge but hey, I fugure it's only steel,...
  7. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Thanks for the reply. Do you have the drive...

    Thanks for the reply. Do you have the drive gear/stud for your head? If so, can you tell me what the specs are for the gear? Just wondering if it is common and possibly already available. Also,...
  8. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Thanks for all the replies people!!! Yes, I was...

    Thanks for all the replies people!!! Yes, I was aware of climb milling and avoiding it in these machines. I have also done my "initiation" task of cleaning out 60 years or so of sticky slimey $#it...
  9. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    I wish! And then to find one that is not worn. ...

    I wish! And then to find one that is not worn. The attractive part about the one I am going to see Thursday is that it has a fair bit of tooling collets ect [about the purchase price up here in the...
  10. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    None taken! Thanks for the reply from "down...

    None taken! Thanks for the reply from "down under" no less! I have always had a desire to visit your beautiful country, [especially the farming areas] but with the state of the world doubt if I ever...
  11. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Thanks for all the wisdom! It has given me [too]...

    Thanks for all the wisdom! It has given me [too] much to think about while out in the fields today. I should mention that this machine will be for a my own farm shop [without a clock] so if it...
  12. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Some more pics.298030298018298019298020 I also...

    Some more pics.298030298018298019298020 I also have pics of the outboard supports and bearings. Sez the oil is nice and clean and will drain the coolant before shipping. Any thoughts or info on...
  13. Replies
    42
    Views
    4,144

    Victoria U2

    Thia machine is up for grabs "locally". Watched a vid, EVERYTHING works properly:eek: no vertical head though. Also no dividing head but those are surmountable obstacles when/if the need arises...
Results 1 to 13 of 13