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  1. I actually agree with thermite on this,...

    I actually agree with thermite on this, displaying it as an example of why not to grind aluminum on a bench grinder may save you a lot more time and money in the future.

    I also agree about the...
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    NLP seems alot like Lean Manufacturing, 5S, etc...

    NLP seems alot like Lean Manufacturing, 5S, etc in that none of it is a new concept but it is organized in a way that is easier to convey/teach.

    And also monetize.

    Sorry for wandering way...
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    Blasters & Accessories, Online Games, Videos -...

    Blasters & Accessories, Online Games, Videos - Nerf

    Nerf is a brand of toy guns that shoot foam darts. Some people like to mod them to make them more powerful. Something like stacking nickels...
  4. Thread: Thread Chatter

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    it's not a great picture but I think I'm with...

    it's not a great picture but I think I'm with michiganbuck. I would say use a more positive insert, like inserts intended for aluminum, or a nice sharp piece of hss. Also if you haven't already, set...
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    Do you have a picture of the chatter?

    Do you have a picture of the chatter?
  6. Since no one mentioned it. I'm sure you are...

    Since no one mentioned it.

    I'm sure you are aware but with a boring head, or really any other tool, if you take a pass that removes, say .100 from a bore then move the tool to try and take .001...
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    Just to stir the pot. What happened to all these...

    Just to stir the pot. What happened to all these hard working, independent, self made men and women that they failed so miserably at instilling these values in their children?

    Is it a case of...
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    I forgot to mention I did find a clamp bolt and...

    I forgot to mention I did find a clamp bolt and verify that it was loosened, in addition to the main clamp. F and G in the manual pictures.
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    Gould & Eberhardt Shaper oil viscosity.

    I recently purchased a 16in Gould & Eberhardt universal tool room shaper from a fellow member on this site. I wanted to change the oil in the sump before I started running the shaper but got...
  10. snaggletto I sent you a private message.

    snaggletto I sent you a private message.
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    To address the other part of your question,...

    To address the other part of your question, working on old equipment I would expect to run into mostly coarse threads 1/4-20, 5/16-18, 3/8-16, and 1/2-13, with maybe a 7/16-14 odd ball thrown in....
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    I think that may be why I paid the fee now that...

    I think that may be why I paid the fee now that you mention it.
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    When I registered a few years ago I believe they...

    When I registered a few years ago I believe they had a 1 dollar fee, to cut down on robo accounts.
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    With metric threads (and standard with slightly...

    With metric threads (and standard with slightly more math) the rule of thumb is major diameter minus the pitch. So 15mm -.75mm = 14.25mm

    Or if you want to convert the metric number to inch you...
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    Actually the OP :crazy:

    Actually the OP :crazy:
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    This is a 6 year old thread resurrected by a...

    This is a 6 year old thread resurrected by a spammer.
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    I'm imagining it slicing like a knife, like when...

    I'm imagining it slicing like a knife, like when you try to turn a piece of brass all-thread by hand and get a line of cuts instead . :dunce:
  18. In my (limited) experience whether a part...

    In my (limited) experience whether a part shrinks or grows when it is anodized depends on how much material is etched off verses anodized back on. If the part is etched too long features shrink and...
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    I think you would be best off speaking directly...

    I think you would be best off speaking directly to your machine shop and explaining what you want. From the outside with little information I'm curious what you are cutting and if you would need to...
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    Oh.... one of those deals. ;)

    Oh.... one of those deals. ;)
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    I know some geo metros had 3 cylinder engines and...

    I know some geo metros had 3 cylinder engines and the chevy colorados had a 5 cylinder I believe.
  22. That would be great.

    That would be great.
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    Am I correct in assuming Alox = aluminum oxide?

    Am I correct in assuming Alox = aluminum oxide?
  24. Does anyone know where I could get a PDF version...

    Does anyone know where I could get a PDF version of this, I have the same manual at work but I always worry about damaging it when I go to use it.
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    Drives a train on the CnC railroad.

    Drives a train on the CnC railroad.
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