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    CA and CXA are not the same. CarlBoyd

    CA and CXA are not the same.
    CarlBoyd
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    How much does youtube want for the premium...

    How much does youtube want for the premium service?

    CarlBoyd
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    do you use the carriage clamp? CarlBoyd

    do you use the carriage clamp?
    CarlBoyd
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    Yes step 1, set your multimeter to the diode...

    Yes

    step 1, set your multimeter to the diode scale. take a reading, write down the reading and how the leads (red/black) were connected, reverse the leads and repeat.
    step 2, run the engine,...
  5. I have a 17 year old grandson who would love...

    I have a 17 year old grandson who would love that.

    CarlBoyd
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    Houston is a hurricane area, 2' overhang is nuts,...

    Houston is a hurricane area, 2' overhang is nuts, absolutely nuts. I would have had the HOA in court. On second thought I would have never bought in an HOA in the first place because of rules like...
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    I don't think you can call anything that has a...

    I don't think you can call anything that has a website address an antique.
    CarlBoyd
  8. My guess is 1200-1800 lbs each piece. CarlBoyd

    My guess is 1200-1800 lbs each piece.

    CarlBoyd
  9. Please, please do us all a favor and sort the...

    Please, please do us all a favor and sort the spread sheet by size.

    CarlBoyd
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    He is maintaining old machinery. Responses like...

    He is maintaining old machinery. Responses like "figure out what you need and buy 5-7 sets" show a lack of reading the OP.

    While I like high quality 3 piece tap sets (Union Butterfield is my...
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    I'll take a box of 200. CarlBoyd

    I'll take a box of 200.
    CarlBoyd
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    I worked in a golf shop from age 16 until I...

    I worked in a golf shop from age 16 until I graduated college. I modified and fixed clubs, I also sold clubs.

    My advice is to spend money on lessons, not equipment. You have decent clubs, learn...
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    I had one old SK vise grip copy that was very...

    I had one old SK vise grip copy that was very well made.

    CarlBoyd
  14. Maintenance

    Richard

    Many other good and valid points have been make. I think maintenance has a lot to do with it. I think 70 years ago people generally took better care of tools than they do now.

    CarlBoyd
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    According to the diagram, for low voltage...

    According to the diagram, for low voltage operation you should connct:
    T4,T5,T6 together.
    T1 and T7 to power 1
    T2 and T8 to power 2
    T3 and T9 to power 3
  16. Debarrment

    They will almost certainly be debarred from government NASA, Military, and perhaps all aviation work. It's more than just SpaceX work. No one with safety critical products, and associated liability...
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    Dry the wheels until they ring CarlBoyd

    Dry the wheels until they ring
    CarlBoyd
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    Rectifier changes AC to DC. "Vcc" is frequently...

    Rectifier changes AC to DC. "Vcc" is frequently used as a name for a DC supply voltage. But the voltages are AC or DC
    CarlBoyd
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    WRONG! The bridge is wired correctly. You need...

    WRONG! The bridge is wired correctly. You need more coffee
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    9 inch lathes seem to sell pretty fast in FL. 16"...

    9 inch lathes seem to sell pretty fast in FL. 16" lathes don't seem popular, it will sit on Craigslist for years at that price. 1/3 to 1/4 is about right.
    CarlBoyd
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    Questions

    Not enough information
    1) are you running the primary at 120 or 220?
    2) With no load, the rectified voltage (DC measurement) should be higher that the unrectified voltage (AC measurement), what is...
  22. A picture is worth a thousand words CarlBoyd

    A picture is worth a thousand words
    CarlBoyd
  23. Hold my beer and watch this while I connect -24V...

    Hold my beer and watch this while I connect -24V to ground.
    CarlBoyd
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    Go bigger!

    12-14" long beds are few and far between in FL. Consider bigger.
    Here is a 16x54 just outside of Melbourne
    Lablond lathe - tools - by owner - sale

    Good Luck
    Carl Boyd
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    Cut a long thread relief groove and you can learn...

    Cut a long thread relief groove and you can learn at 105
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