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    The Best hand oiler????

    I bought one of those from Jens about a year ago, itís a great Oiler, very well built, pumps evenly and doesnít leak. I screwed up the rubber gasket between the pump and reservoir, itís kind of too...
  2. Donít use an impact wrench on the rotation bolt ...

    Donít use an impact wrench on the rotation bolt


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  3. Are there just a couple different size holes in...

    Are there just a couple different size holes in that range ? Are reamers an option?


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    How does that happen? Fall asleep and wake up...

    How does that happen? Fall asleep and wake up when the tool post hits the chuck?


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  5. Anynone in Rhode Island or nearby Mass/CT interested in helping out a retired veteran

    Holy crap, either offer the guy help or go the F away
    Edit.. Ex Navy submariner

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  6. If you can wait a couple weeks , I can do it for...

    If you can wait a couple weeks , I can do it for a six pack.
    Iím in central Ct, but currently hiking in Wyoming, might not have reception after tonight



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    I wonder about your reading and writing skills...

    I wonder about your reading and writing skills also.


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    Try CNC Zone .com Itís unlikely anyone here...

    Try CNC Zone .com
    Itís unlikely anyone here would be familiar with that software, as it would not be used in a professional shop


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    Not sure what size lathe you have, mines a 16Ē...

    Not sure what size lathe you have, mines a 16Ē (24 gap) and the apron is really heavy. Remove two cap screws diagonally from each other and put a piece of threaded rod in the missing bolt holes, put...
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    The shafts have a coupling with a taper pin at...

    The shafts have a coupling with a taper pin at the headstock end, easy to get to


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    Ripperjís lathe has no issue, as I clearly posted...

    Ripperjís lathe has no issue, as I clearly posted above, it was designed that way. When I get home I will take a picture of the crappy picture from the manual that shows the same thing.


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    How to repair Ramco Chinese lathe carriage

    My lathe was built like that, the manual shows the same setup. To adjust the clutch tension you place a wrench on the flats and turn the Allen- this adjustment seldom needs to be made. Mine works as...
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    How to repair Ramco Chinese lathe carriage

    On my lathe(not the same but similar) the bolt that Richard refers to sets the tension of the clutch in the apron for the power feed, so itís possible if itís missing , the clutch will always be...
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    How to repair Ramco Chinese lathe carriage

    Whatís the bottom rod? Auto Feed trip?
    Looks like you pop off the 4 shafts and drop the apron- are there 4 Allen bolts on the front top side of the saddle?

    Before you go too far, whatís the...
  15. Thanks for checking back in, glad it was an easy...

    Thanks for checking back in, glad it was an easy fix


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    Sounds like the machines were the right choice...

    Sounds like the machines were the right choice for your shop. Thanks for the update.
    Also sounds like you have the right outlook on your health, staying positive is huge.
    I hope things continue in...
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    Quick Change Tool Post Set Piston Type #200 BXA...

    Quick Change Tool Post Set Piston Type #200 BXA

    $153 for the post and 5 holders-New


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    I canít help, but can you take more pictures of...

    I canít help, but can you take more pictures of the mechanism from all sides?


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    A couple pictures would help us help you :) ...

    A couple pictures would help us help you :)

    Typically you remove the bearing block for the lead screw/feed rod / fed/rev lever and then pull these three shaft( usually pinned on the headstock...
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    Cut a hole in the wall :) Sent from my...

    Cut a hole in the wall :)


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    Just curious, whatís the equipment that you want...

    Just curious, whatís the equipment that you want to keep running?


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    We need a minimum age/IQ here Sent from my...

    We need a minimum age/IQ here


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    Exactly Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk...

    Exactly


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  24. All the VFDs that I have played with have an...

    All the VFDs that I have played with have an easily accessible Stop circuit, two terminals that get a normally closed switch connected to them. It would be simple to implement.

    What situation are...
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    The VTL is too big for a garage , but any BP...

    The VTL is too big for a garage , but any BP should be easy to find a home for


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