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  1. Thread: Wanted ! ! !

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    Sticky: You mean of course dividing head, overarm, a...

    You mean of course dividing head, overarm, a chuck, the faceplate and a couple of backplates, right? :)

    Hold on to the chucks and the tailstock Bruce, not so easy to find!!
  2. totally off topic.... I know of 'a guy' who did...

    totally off topic....
    I know of 'a guy' who did something similar :wall: :o, checked the oil passages on a HLV-H with compressed air, they didn't let it pass because there are some valves there, so...
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    I have a spare holder for the X axis of the 500...

    I have a spare holder for the X axis of the 500 mm FP2
  4. Much better than most for sure! Either a low...

    Much better than most for sure! Either a low mileage machine or a rebuilt one! Well done on this find!
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    Hey Dennis, hold on tight... No suggestions...

    Hey Dennis, hold on tight...

    No suggestions here, a few comments:
    - a shorter screw might help, will reduce flexing, easier to feel if/when something moves
    - some hits with a hammer might help...
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    Hi to all, I thought I should post the final...

    Hi to all,

    I thought I should post the final results.

    https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/attachment.php?attachmentid=264166&d=1567171279

    They needed a 22 mm hex as well on top for an...
  7. Like Peter said....my angle table is also worn,...

    Like Peter said....my angle table is also worn, while the tilting one is like new. So I keep that on..
    Miss the headroom sometimes though
  8. I think you can unscrew the screw and just leave...

    I think you can unscrew the screw and just leave the nut in place!
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    Well, that was my initial thought exactly. I...

    Well, that was my initial thought exactly. I thought their female thread was damaged and I had no intention to modify my thread to be off-spec in order to fit theirs. Even if they insisted, I'd have...
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    Hi to all, an update on this: my first test...

    Hi to all,

    an update on this: my first test piece, measuring according to the charts with the three-wire method was sent to the ship for test. Initial reports gave me a scare, since my friend that...
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    I don't think there is an issue. I have several...

    I don't think there is an issue. I have several holders with which the ring (the common ring, the other type) just rattles all around. Just annoying I guess


    (Quite some stick-out that new holder...
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    Many thanks Gordon for all the advice!

    Many thanks Gordon for all the advice!
  13. This is the case indeed, but these containers get...

    This is the case indeed, but these containers get oil from the gears in there
  14. 10 min job: go to the door side of the carriage,...

    10 min job: go to the door side of the carriage, renove leadscrew end cup, undo nut. Now undo the cover (a couple of allen screws) and tap it out. You can now just rotate the leadscrew until the...
  15. Thanks Ross, that solved a problem I, most...

    Thanks Ross, that solved a problem I, most probably, will never have to face, but good to know!

    In more real life conditions, I had guessed similarly about the 3 T slots on the early FP3...so,...
  16. FP2 (and FP3) attachements interchangeability (old to late models)

    Hi to all,

    stemming from Bruce's comment here: https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/deckel-maho-aciera-abene-mills/deckel-fp2-how-free-frozen-horizontal-quill-367129/index2.html#post3403316
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    I was confused because you talked about cost. It...

    I was confused because you talked about cost. It is annoying that ISO institute sells thread standards in 2019, but what can you do....I guess most standards are open. If not, available online for...
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    Thanks for your reply. These documents are inline...

    Thanks for your reply. These documents are inline with what I've done till now for measuring the thread.
    (though, their catalogs failed to carry the thread under discussion, 1 3/8....)

    Regarding...
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    Hi to all, thanks for all the advice on this....

    Hi to all,

    thanks for all the advice on this.

    I agree on the OD-based measurements, partially. Indeed, most screws are always on the smaller side of the nominal OD, but this doesn't mean that,...
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    Crazy stuff.... I think I might just ask here...

    Crazy stuff....

    I think I might just ask here if something strange (to me) pops up again :)

    BR,
    Thanos
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    - not common, right. It's not in my Machinery's...

    - not common, right. It's not in my Machinery's Handbook (ed 29)....

    - had I known it was on a pipe and had I known '...most commonly used straight pipe thread...' I might have found it myself. :)...
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    You are most right on this of course....I would...

    You are most right on this of course....I would hate to have these parts coming back to me for 'adjustments', so I'll do what's necessary!
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    Many thanks for the extra details. Have found...

    Many thanks for the extra details.
    Have found fragments of it searching around today, with the forum's guidance.

    Many thanks again to all

    BR,
    Thanos
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    Hey John, my pitch gauge does not have 2.25...

    Hey John,

    my pitch gauge does not have 2.25 mm, nor does my lathe cut it, so I'll stick to the 11 tpi story, it suits me :)

    Regarding what the ship is, I realy have no idea...

    Thanks for the...
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    Thank you so much Mark! Just once again that...

    Thank you so much Mark!

    Just once again that the 'internet does not speak always the truth' : I checked here MARYLAND METRICS -- THREAD DATA CHARTS (7) (and not only here). Wasn't able to locate...
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