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

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Tyrone Shoelaces

Page 1 of 60 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    I didn't realise you were such a music buff Sami....

    I didn't realise you were such a music buff Sami. I've got the Barbie Gaye version on an " Original Versions " CD somewhere.

    Regards Tyrone.
  2. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    We get right wing stuff like this all day every...

    We get right wing stuff like this all day every day in the UK. It's illuminating that these people spend most of their time talking about events in the distant past. They very rarely have anything to...
  3. Replies
    906
    Views
    32,133

    This " National Security Advisor " job, when's it...

    This " National Security Advisor " job, when's it my turn ?

    Regards Tyrone.
  4. " Some Guys Have All The Fun ". Regards Tyrone.

    " Some Guys Have All The Fun ".

    Regards Tyrone.
  5. Don't do it, a sacrificial plate, as other guys...

    Don't do it, a sacrificial plate, as other guys have said, is the way to go.

    Regards Tyrone.
  6. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    " Who called that man a cunt ? - who called that...

    " Who called that man a cunt ? - who called that cunt a man ? "

    Regards Tyrone.
  7. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    Somebody on TV had it right - " Johnson is a man...

    Somebody on TV had it right - " Johnson is a man of no substance ". Exactly right, and that is being shown up on a daily basis.

    Regards Tyrone.
  8. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    That's really dastardly of the Labour Party -...

    That's really dastardly of the Labour Party - exploiting Johnson's failure for political purposes - how could they be so mean !

    Regards Tyrone.
  9. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    I've got to say he's looking more and more out of...

    I've got to say he's looking more and more out of his depth as the days go by. This is going to end badly for him.

    Regards Tyrone.
  10. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    I'd believe what the BBC tells me before I'd...

    I'd believe what the BBC tells me before I'd believe what the gutter press in the UK tells me. I'm talking " Daily Mail ", " Daily Express " etc. We can only get the " Daily Telegraph " in our...
  11. I'd pour a level plinth. If you want to know how...

    I'd pour a level plinth. If you want to know how to get your machine onto a plinth from below without lifting from above I can't tell you how.

    Regards Tyrone.
  12. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    If we're not careful we'll be able to count our...

    If we're not careful we'll be able to count our allies on the fingers of one hand.

    Regards Tyrone.
  13. What sort of lathe tailstock is it, a little "...

    What sort of lathe tailstock is it, a little " Colchester Student " or a massive " ride on the saddle " Craven " etc ? A couple of photos would be a great help.

    Regards Tyrone.
  14. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    I can't speak for Sami but I know one thing -...

    I can't speak for Sami but I know one thing - Britain's had the best of me !

    Regards Tyrone.
  15. Replies
    109
    Views
    5,924

    Got called out to a problem with a big Plano Mill...

    Got called out to a problem with a big Plano Mill years ago. It wouldn't start up and keep tripping out electrically.
    It had a DC motor generator set up by a wall that was was vebtilated by trunking...
  16. Replies
    12
    Views
    859

    One or two things I used to look for on pre owned...

    One or two things I used to look for on pre owned lathes that weren't running - does the machine have the full compliment of original plastic knobs ? Well that machine hardly has any, operators who...
  17. Replies
    109
    Views
    5,924

    I'd guess that catapult wasn't designed by an...

    I'd guess that catapult wasn't designed by an engineer. If the arm was cranked nearer the bucket at the end the squirrels would go higher and maybe further. They are getting thrown out on an...
  18. Replies
    21
    Views
    2,386

    If you fix a steel strip on to one side and one...

    If you fix a steel strip on to one side and one edge at 90 degrees to each other you have an easy way of setting fabrications at 90. On that table it should be easy because it should already be...
  19. Replies
    23
    Views
    1,857

    I had a good pair that were made in France, "...

    I had a good pair that were made in France, " Bolle " I think. They cost a bit more but they don't steam up if you're also wearing a dust mask. I had a bad run of getting grit in my eyes. Workmates...
  20. Are we talking above oil for the hydraulic unit,...

    Are we talking above oil for the hydraulic unit, oil for the spindle, or oil for the slide ways ?

    Regards Tyrone.
  21. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    This " cheaper food " of which you speak. Will it...

    This " cheaper food " of which you speak. Will it be cheaper for the man in the street to buy or will it be cheaper for the supermarkets to buy and still charge the same price to me ?

    I've heard...
  22. Yep, once place I worked at had a shop full of...

    Yep, once place I worked at had a shop full of Automatic ( plugboard control ) lathes in the old days. They used the same hydraulic oil that went into the hydraulic power packs as a cutting fluid....
  23. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    " GBC being banned is welcome and understandable...

    " GBC being banned is welcome and understandable " . I rest my case.

    Regards Tyrone.
  24. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    I'm always uneasy around people who want to shut...

    I'm always uneasy around people who want to shut down the debate. I think you're barking at the moon but that doesn't mean I think you should be banned.

    Regards Tyrone.
  25. Replies
    5,291
    Views
    147,854

    The way I remember it having actually been there...

    The way I remember it having actually been there at the time was that Mrs Thatcher was pretty keen on crushing the unions. I could be wrong of course. Tony Blair did the square root of nothing to...
Results 1 to 25 of 1500
Page 1 of 60 1 2 3 4