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    Pressure vessels IMHO are nothing to be repaired....

    Pressure vessels IMHO are nothing to be repaired. Get a new tank and live a longer life. Do you have a filter -> dryer and do a blow down every day? Never put a price on safety.
    FYI:
    A repaired...
  2. Go with a finer thread???

    Go with a finer thread???
  3. Are you sure it was cap and not an MOV? $600 for...

    Are you sure it was cap and not an MOV?
    $600 for a capacitor replacement I hope I am wrong.
    Also the question that should be asked is: Did the cap blow into low earth orbit due to it failing of own...
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    Sawzall and some plywood. Then purchase any size...

    Sawzall and some plywood. Then purchase any size you like!!!
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    Assuming you wish to keep it original, you may...

    Assuming you wish to keep it original, you may wish to contact a number vacuum repair shops. Almost all that I have been in are run by hoarders, you may find an OEM replacement.
    We use Jarvis in...
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    Bust it open and see. I would have gone with...

    Bust it open and see.
    I would have gone with ferrite to reduce noise being placed back on the grid.
    Aside from that some NSA tracker.
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    A .22 rimfire rifle like the hornet is a really...

    A .22 rimfire rifle like the hornet is a really nice piece, barring the price of ammo.
  8. Thread: Chernobyl

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    Cannot remember the name of the...

    Cannot remember the name of the movie/documentary, but it did a great job of explaining how an RMBK reactor functions. Also did a fine job of elucidating all small parts of how the accident occurred....
  9. Stirling, cooling can be explained as the...

    Stirling,
    cooling can be explained as the following a discreet component maybe faulty. As you described it might be to a heat issue. Once the component heats it faults, you can spray it you can...
  10. If you do go at it from the drill side make sure...

    If you do go at it from the drill side make sure you have enough ripems on you carbide, peck and blow up chips out inbetwixed pecks.
    I agree if it is a through hole going at it from the other side...
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    You could try and get in touch with Curtis Payne,...

    You could try and get in touch with Curtis Payne, known as exkenna. He is a member here and sells cutters and inserts at good prices, and is a wealth of knowledge. We use him a lot and have never...
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    On some controls there is a sw adjustment to...

    On some controls there is a sw adjustment to allow more time for the lag to resolve. However will the effect the overall actual amount the axis moves?
    If you can locate the value in the sw, note...
  13. Keep in mind I am no HAAS tech, that being said I...

    Keep in mind I am no HAAS tech, that being said I would suspect an AMP board problem (Really how did he reach that conclusion?.). From an electronics stand point kind makes sense. If they would be...
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    Jabsco pumps are okay, just be careful of...

    Jabsco pumps are okay, just be careful of rotation direction, wrong direction...busted lobes.
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    Northern has pretty good selection of pumps @...

    Northern has pretty good selection of pumps @ reasonable prices. Can't speak for their reliability though.
    Horrible freight has a decent selection @ good prices but whatever the warrantee...
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    I have 2 BPs 1 home which is equipped with DRO...

    I have 2 BPs 1 home which is equipped with DRO and is in really great shape. The shop one opposite. I believe knowing the limits of your particular machine is important. I can pull off things at home...
  17. RPC vs VFD

    American is what I run and very little variation in legs. Set up was done 7 years ago; if I was going to do it again I would look very seriously consider a VFD. Did think the VFD aspect?
    Just for...
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    Not that I am an expert, but some thing smells...

    Not that I am an expert, but some thing smells funny.
    As mentioned 2 plates??
    Operating at 440 VAC not common.
    IMHO It maybe wired only for 440 3ph.
    Ohm out wires and post here
    What piece of...
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    Thank god we have not been broken...

    Thank god we have not been broken into...........yet, being the pessimist that I am. Located in a high crime area I fear it is a matter of time. The convivence store three blocks away hit 2x last 2...
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    Spit balling here, so humor me. wire is...

    Spit balling here, so humor me.
    wire is manufactured, sits, shipped, sits @ wholesaler, ships to distributors, sits.
    A lot of time for moisture to enter an un capped wire end and creep up further....
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    Yes I agree talk to your customer and find how...

    Yes I agree talk to your customer and find how they are going check your work. I have heard so many nightmare stories about differing methods of QC measuring leading to you measure it one way, it is...
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    We run a Bullard Cutmaster, nice machine, I...

    We run a Bullard Cutmaster, nice machine, I consider it one most dangerous machines in the shop especially for un-initiated. But once you get used to it, it is so versatile and fun to run. I use...
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    I scanned the post so forgive me if repeat some...

    I scanned the post so forgive me if repeat some things.
    I got Sat Radio (SR) when I bought a used car with a trial subscription. I have an hour - 2 hour commute to and from work so it was a no...
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    Old Iron

    From the pics it looks like you have pretty nice specimen. We run a 2A and 3A, preventative maintenance is dirty phrase:nono: round are parts. I say this not be an ass but just to illustrate they are...
  25. I have a DJI Maverick 2 drone, it is nice, easy...

    I have a DJI Maverick 2 drone, it is nice, easy to fly, has kick ass camera/gimbal combo. It is a bit on the pricey side, but you get a good drone. One nice thing is they a a lot of apps that you can...
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