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    Because his simple rig coupled the Parker...

    Because his simple rig coupled the Parker Compumotor hard, direct and.... one doesn't dare to release the 'arf nuts 'til DONE-DONE..

    Running a basic tranposing conversion Inch to Metric OR Metric...
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    Neither is a pair of US Navy A6, full ordnance...

    Neither is a pair of US Navy A6, full ordnance racks laid on what HAD been a Viet village that I considered overly rude. "the answer".
    But I only ever did THAT the one time.

    Threading away from...
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    Nothing to do with whether the LS is geared or...

    Nothing to do with whether the LS is geared or electrified, no.

    If you don't have to go tight to a hard shoulder, similar "feature", or thread a blind-bottom bore? That's OK.

    If you DO have a...
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    In a word? Yes. Single-point threading on...

    In a word? Yes.

    Single-point threading on large lathes has been done away from the headstock more often than not, last 100 odd years.

    Ever since they GOT "reverse". And speeds above that of...
  5. Neither is my virgininity. Don't get the idea...

    Neither is my virgininity.

    Don't get the idea you wont get one Helluva FIGHT trying to "just take it" though.

    Not unless you look like Juliet Prowse or Claudia Cardinale at age 20-something,...
  6. PLENTY of collet systems go to "Zero" or...

    PLENTY of collet systems go to "Zero" or near-as-dammit. Genuine Bergeon "pin vise" already in yer drawer is the cheap monkey-patch to reduce an existing chuck, but a "sensitive" adapter will break...
  7. That's wise. There is another way. Buy one...

    That's wise.

    There is another way.

    Buy one of those big-ass D1-11 plates.

    Put your Machinashitist mojo to work and build a D1-3, D1-4 or common as-dirt SB/Logan and-not-only threaded teat (2...
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    "Reversing" when it should not? Drawing higher...

    "Reversing" when it should not?

    Drawing higher current that it had been?

    Running slower?

    Read up on "brush timing" of the final-drive MOTOR then.

    Sounds to me as if your brush mounting...
  9. It isn't rocket science to ADD a clutch. And/or a...

    It isn't rocket science to ADD a clutch. And/or a mechanical brake.

    Whether that is "tedious" or a "fun project" depends on the do-er!

    Some figured Burt Munro was daft.

    But he was doing ...
  10. That's all the reason most of us need, actually....

    That's all the reason most of us need, actually.
    Because it is a critical one on austere shop-drop off limited residential service.

    Especially if we figure it kinda neat we don't drop the REST...
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    WTF? I've pulled PLENTY of ring-shank nails....

    WTF?

    I've pulled PLENTY of ring-shank nails. Ordinary "demolition bar". Head fails? BFD. "Plan B". I did say "demolition bar"? Wood ain't Nitrolloy.

    BIG ones you can even core around. "Magical"...
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    Prolem wit' dat' is the guy livin' in the "real...

    Prolem wit' dat' is the guy livin' in the "real house"" might hunt him down and beat the s**t out of him with a sweaty steal-toad boot .... for ruinin' the neighbourhood..

    :D
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    We have to go though published notices, including...

    We have to go though published notices, including a big-ass signboard at property perimeter inviting public comment during the "open season' for that.

    Only THEN can it go forward. PITA, but it...
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    Yaz. It is simple. Also indifferent. No...

    Yaz. It is simple. Also indifferent. No "conscience".

    '"Los que se llamen 'computadores', se trabajen con putas!"

    Those who call themselves computer workers work with whores.

    Feedback...
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    Ermmm. I had the luxury of a simple "Equal...

    Ermmm. I had the luxury of a simple "Equal thirds" LWT with NO specifics on any part of the Estate, otherwise. Not even a mention of real or other property in the LWT.

    Free hand as to the...
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    Sounded to me as if he was up to hiving-off? ...

    Sounded to me as if he was up to hiving-off?

    Subdivide would sever it from the coverage of a permit-OK structure on the other portion. Sis in Berrien County had to demo a perfectly legal garage....
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    Ermmm.. Lovely "win-win" .. if you can match...

    Ermmm..

    Lovely "win-win" .. if you can match up a BUYER.

    - take-apart, tote, re-erect 'seeker' is hard to find in present 'wait and see if it gets worse" economy?

    - a variance, BTW, can...
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    Well.. guided missile control to deliver 12 foot...

    Well.. guided missile control to deliver 12 foot CPE 90 miles out in mere seconds, 1950's ... off extended 1940's Ack Ack cannon technology?

    Hell yes.

    Is it a simple Digi-Key box-tick exercise...
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    Phone call.. wtth a "native" Metric lathe at the...

    Phone call.. wtth a "native" Metric lathe at the other end of it.

    Horses for courses.

    Not as if they never existed, is it?

    Used Voest DATR Engine Lathe – Coast Machinery Group

    I'm not...
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    Yah.. well... I DID ask about SIZES? There...

    Yah.. well... I DID ask about SIZES?

    There were good reason. I do NOT expect Garwood is a guy who single points on large all-manuals jest to prove to his Industrial Masochist self... that he ain't...
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    THIS... is ALL ...too damned MUCH like "work". Of...

    THIS... is ALL ...too damned MUCH like "work". Of the "reinvent the wheel, all alone, and in the dark" distraction from payin' the bills and earning-a-crust class.

    How many DIFFERENT metric...
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    LOL! 15%? Yer above average! Long story. ...

    LOL!

    15%? Yer above average!

    Long story. Boring as well.

    But as a Brother Mountaineer, I'll let that "smart guy" canard slide by without further remark!

    :D
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    Must be shared WBGVA-pragmatic heritage? I...

    Must be shared WBGVA-pragmatic heritage?

    I look at my 10 HP, "Pee-Pee" see over four thousand Mike-Foxtrot dollars I cudda spent on sumthin' ELSE... too often just go and light-off the BULLETPROOF...
  24. The LOAD motor doesn't know, care, nor act any...

    The LOAD motor doesn't know, care, nor act any differently, no. The inrush still arises.

    The better news is that YES, plenty of RPC HP, "electromagnetic field" inertia as much as kinetic, placed...
  25. As said, J. Powerco FROWNS ON .... welllll.....

    As said, J.

    Powerco FROWNS ON .... welllll.. basically ALL of this jiggery-pokery .. truth be known.

    They gots the AVERAGES to defend, and hard-copy rulebook to guide 'em.

    Keeping un-needed...
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