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  1. Thermopile - Wikipedia...

    Thermopile - Wikipedia


    Is that essentially how a solar panel werks then too?

    Wiki shows solar as a different werd - Photovoltaic
    Is that similar?


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  2. How That Works - or - Magnetically Actuated Gas Valve?

    I never think to ask - 'till now I guess....


    The gas log set-up that we have at the house doesn't have any hydro, not even a batt (that I know of) and yet it has a switch connected to the valve...
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    Encoder cable. ----------------- Old...

    Encoder cable.


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    Old Gurl Dooin' Business
    Ox
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    $400 and NDA fees - this machine is now Back in...

    $400 and NDA fees - this machine is now Back in Business Again.


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    The 20th Century's MVP Died on this date in 1965 @ 90 yr old
    Ox
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    What fer boat had these power units? I could...

    What fer boat had these power units?

    I could see a tug using it as main power, but these must be freighters that you are talking about?

    Don't those burn a heavier - crude type fuel?


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    SOME oil? -------------------- Think Snow...

    SOME oil?


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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
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    Well, I've prolly got $20 werth of 3/8 zip ties...

    Well, I've prolly got $20 werth of 3/8 zip ties on that raceway now, and - I gotta say - it seems much more better than I would have expected!
    I have enough on there that maybe they won't feel the...
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    Well, I'll give it a go. ...

    Well, I'll give it a go.


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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
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    I don't understand "Big Thick 1/4 or 3/8 wide...

    I don't understand "Big Thick 1/4 or 3/8 wide ones".

    ???

    You understand that one end of this moves back/forth & up/down all day/night - right?


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    Hanging sideways like that? Or in a more...

    Hanging sideways like that?
    Or in a more vertical manner?

    I would Shirley think that _ that thin sheet of (what appears to be stainless shim stock) would shear ratt through any zip ties in short...
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    In Machine (lathe) Electrical Raceway

    I need to replace an encoder warr that is in this mess.
    As you can see - the OEM raceway has released from it's host flat stock that is s'posed to give it some means of rigidity, and now it hangs...
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    In all fairness, if you listened to much of the...

    In all fairness, if you listened to much of the "I want to go into Machining" business advise, the general consensus is to doo sumpthing, anything else, from people that have done just fine for...
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    Although I doo actually have a Y offset page on...

    Although I doo actually have a Y offset page on my 1990 Tornos/Mits, I have never seen anything like that on my 1999/2000 Hardinge with 18i.


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    Ox
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    The machine setting there is a none issue....

    The machine setting there is a none issue.
    GETTING it there is the issue!

    6 tonne machine
    10 tonne forktruck

    16 tonne - most of which is all setting on two points (front tyres).

    Scares me!
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    I had an old Fosdick back in a seemingly 'nother...

    I had an old Fosdick back in a seemingly 'nother lifetime, and it never ran, and other than that - I have little to no experience with radial drills, but Shirley the lock that you are talking about...
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    I've never used the lower axis as a turret...

    I've never used the lower axis as a turret before, but as a sub-spindle - it is not effected by the work offset changes, so (not that I ever gave it much thought before) but I would guess that you...
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    No - I guess you wouldn't understand if you have...

    No - I guess you wouldn't understand if you have THAT kind of turret top plate....

    Your tooling all bolts to the face of the turret - and not the OD eh?

    I wouldn't have a clue how that would...
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    Well - I for one can attest to the fact that I...

    Well - I for one can attest to the fact that I was VERY happy to go from a SBC to a 6.2 diesel in my plow truck!

    No more standing 3 deep in line to get new dist caps at the auto parts counter on...
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    In the early 80's I saw an open cabin (no cabin)...

    In the early 80's I saw an open cabin (no cabin) REO Speedwagon fire truck that had a straight 12.
    I don't recall dual plugs tho.
    That's normally an airplane thing aint it?

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    Take the cap off the back of your current holder...

    Take the cap off the back of your current holder and mount it on the other end, and By-George - you've got yourself a sub-spindle boring bar holder! :eek:
    May need to take the coolant plug from one...
  21. I can just imagine the issues with re-setting the...

    I can just imagine the issues with re-setting the robot in event of down control, bad batts, etc....

    A changer with proxes and cyls has GOT to be multitudes easier to recoup.

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    A Ken Curtis fan ratt there folks! ...

    A Ken Curtis fan ratt there folks!


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    ... And that's as Right as Rain!
    Ox
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    Saturday Evening Post? Or does it date back...

    Saturday Evening Post?
    Or does it date back further than that?


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    Ox
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    It seems that with those kind of credentials and...

    It seems that with those kind of credentials and that price tag, that those could be fitted as portable power units for irrigation systems?



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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
  25. 4 Fanuc's here running on RPC 240V and never had...

    4 Fanuc's here running on RPC 240V and never had any issues with that in >20 yrs.



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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
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