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    IF YOU MUST THREAD THE NUTS WITH A THREADING BIT...

    IF YOU MUST THREAD THE NUTS WITH A THREADING BIT IN A BORRING BAR. You will need an NC lathe unless your manual lathe will cut 2 threads per inch.If you do have such a manual lathe,practice and see...
  2. Yes,Sorry I missed that in a previous reply. A...

    Yes,Sorry I missed that in a previous reply. A reamer even if it is guided is still dicey because you are cutting a one sided hole when you are starting your reamer and this is usually the most...
  3. How did you make this hole? Don't tell me you...

    How did you make this hole? Don't tell me you tried to ream it. Edwin Dirnbeck
  4. How could ANYONE PRESS a pin into this off center...

    How could ANYONE PRESS a pin into this off center hole? It is hard enough to start a press fit pin on a round shaft when it is ON CENTER.If this must be done,there needs to be a stepped pin or a...
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    If someone told me that you could buy a 1/2-10...

    If someone told me that you could buy a 1/2-10 FIVE START BRONZE ACME NUT FOR FORTY DOLLARS,I would say that they are nuts. Yet ,Mcmaster carr has them. The only reason that I could see for makng...
  6. No meth for me,I am high on life. The guy...

    No meth for me,I am high on life.
    The guy probably should have posted this on the other forum. There are many tens of thousands of stump grinders out there.Each has 10 or more bits.They don't need...
  7. Green wheels are a cheap holdover from the 1960s...

    Green wheels are a cheap holdover from the 1960s when the diamond cartel and the synthetic diamond makers had a HAPPY STANDOFF AND BOTH WERE GETTING RICH. tHIS lasted until the Chinese got in the...
  8. Believe it or not,he COULD BE ON TO...

    Believe it or not,he COULD BE ON TO SOMETHING.fIRST, arange the grinder so that the swarrf is thrown AWAY FROM OPERATER. SECOND,the center of the grinding wheel should be on the center of the drill...
  9. I cant tell you how many times,guys have have...

    I cant tell you how many times,guys have have come up to me and said "hey ,I need you to open up this bore a little ,but don't take no material out.In other words ,they screwed something up,but want...
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    "YOU VISITED A COPPER PLANT.".Would YOU want to...

    "YOU VISITED A COPPER PLANT.".Would YOU want to live there? Edwin Dirnbeck
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    Have any of you complainers been to a car show...

    Have any of you complainers been to a car show lately? When its over and all those loveingly restored 60s and 70s cars go home ,your eyes start watering and your clothes smell like exhaust pipes....
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    I made a quick set years ago . Long alan...

    I made a quick set years ago . Long alan screws,cut of the heads,center drilled unthreaded body.They have served me well. So to answer your question,60 included angle or 30 degrees per side. Good...
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    This is first rate work.That few are qualified to...

    This is first rate work.That few are qualified to do.There are routine medical procedures that tens of thousands of doctors are qualified to do."EVERY" procedure cost thousands of dollars.Plus the...
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    Now I herd it all.This seems like a pretty cheezy...

    Now I herd it all.This seems like a pretty cheezy way to make a buck.Bid out a job and plan on making your profit by chisleing the vender"Let the vender beware".Edwin Dirnbeck
  15. Find the gas tanks. There will be some steel or...

    Find the gas tanks. There will be some steel or plastic lines coming out. Follow these, it aint that hard.They end up in engine compartment.Almost all fuel injected vehicles have electric fuel pumps...
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    YOU WILL NEVER KNOW.Up date is another name for...

    YOU WILL NEVER KNOW.Up date is another name for fixing our screw up.The only time that the "SYSTEM" is ever really looked into is when somebody dies.An example is the boing crashes. There are...
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    I saw him last week in the Argentine. I was...

    I saw him last week in the Argentine. I was changing a 1500 mm tapered roller bearing in a sugar mill. He told me that whenever he does this,he cleans the synthetic grease out of the bearing and just...
  18. These appear to be very simple shapes. I would...

    These appear to be very simple shapes. I would make them from h13 pre hardened core pins. They are cheap and readily available in many sizes and hardness. Cut to length and hard turn with good...
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    Mine is an old school .it has a mechanical...

    Mine is an old school .it has a mechanical reverse. You rotate the upper brush holder and it changes the direction of the motor. Supposedly this is a superior design electrically...
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    Could you rotate the part to heat evenly? I have...

    Could you rotate the part to heat evenly? I have clamped a big old monster 3/4 electric drill in a vise and lowered the speed way way slow with one of the cheapo router speed controls. I have also...
  21. Come on now,the wife just assumes that boat owner...

    Come on now,the wife just assumes that boat owner even has paypal and just HAPPENS to know his email id and just nonchalantly sends him $26000. This sounds like a bar story
  22. Yes ,Its a free country. I am happy using...

    Yes ,Its a free country. I am happy using paypal.I buy a lot of specialty items from companies that I probably will NEVER do business with again. It seems that every company wants to do FUTURE...
  23. I don't like to pry into personal business,but I...

    I don't like to pry into personal business,but I am curious,How do you get $9000 behind? Was this a contested sale? Or was this many ,many sales and cofusing refunds? Edwin Dirnbeck
  24. That spring looks fairly easy to make . The loop...

    That spring looks fairly easy to make . The loop on the older part might not really need to be a loop just a tab sticking out with a screw and a nut through it to keep it from pulling in to the...
  25. I have fixed 2 or 3 ARBOGA MASKINER SWEEDISH...

    I have fixed 2 or 3 ARBOGA MASKINER SWEEDISH drill press springs. They broke at the end. The end had a keyhole shape hole in it that hooked on a flat head screw. I smoothed of the jagg.ed end.I made...
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