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    Repeatability of the mount is in the 0.01 mm...

    Repeatability of the mount is in the 0.01 mm range.
    The whole contraption has to be removed during work (3 bolts M6)


    Nick
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    Only one of two! ;) The Renz scraper is quite...

    Only one of two! ;)
    The Renz scraper is quite similar, but way cheaper. Worked with one and had nothing against it.


    Nick
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    M13? OMG! M14? Rare! Go M12. Your imperial...

    M13? OMG!
    M14? Rare!

    Go M12. Your imperial stock of 12.7 mm would be too small for M13 (without looking up the tolerances).

    Construct metric, use metric stock. Nuff said.


    Nick
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    Have to extend that: In Bavarian, "Fotze" has...

    Have to extend that:
    In Bavarian, "Fotze" has two meanings. The one Zonko thinks it is (and he is right for north of Germany) but it also means (bad) mouth. So in Bavaria (and I think most part of...
  5. I'm very well aware of that this can save time....

    I'm very well aware of that this can save time. But still, use as many tools as possible in one op.
    So facing, OD turning and parting off is ONE tool (grind your own, it s worth the time) and a...
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    Booked the Antonow An-225? I dislike answers...

    Booked the Antonow An-225?

    I dislike answers that are no answers.


    Nick
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    Really that cheap? Not that I don't believe you....

    Really that cheap? Not that I don't believe you. But it sounds cheap to me.


    Nick
  8. I don't see why you had to chuck the part 5 to 6...

    I don't see why you had to chuck the part 5 to 6 times.
    1. op: Face off, turn recess, center drill for chamfer, part off
    2. op: Center drill, bore, tap.

    Even if you break up op 2 in 3 clampings,...
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    A Japanese gets asked: "Do you have elections?"...

    A Japanese gets asked: "Do you have elections?"
    He turns red and answers: "Yes, evely molning",


    Nick
  10. I'd like to know what program that is. I use...

    I'd like to know what program that is. I use dxf2gcode, but it has its problems.


    TIA,
    Nick
  11. Why did they label the buttons "IPM" and "IPT"?...

    Why did they label the buttons "IPM" and "IPT"? Are they trying to bring back inches to the rest of the world? Aren't there more generic names like "Vf" and "fz"?
    And with the materials-DB, I expect...
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    I know, everyone learns different. So if you know...

    I know, everyone learns different. So if you know how you learn best, you also can decide wether to take classes or not.

    For me, it looks like a waste of time and money to go to school for 7...
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    How about using Ammonium iron(III)...

    How about using Ammonium iron(III) hexacyanoferrate(II) as pigment?
    If it burns, it can produce cyanhydrogen, cyanides and nitrogen oxides.


    Nick
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    Excluding me. I meant and have seen the rounded...

    Excluding me. I meant and have seen the rounded version.
    Hah! Maybe lathes.co.uk is wrong. ;)


    Nick
  15. I only use 2 component PU paint. The brand I use...

    I only use 2 component PU paint. The brand I use is MIPA, maybe only available in Germany/Europe. Suggested use is tractor / truck / machinery.


    Nick
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    Spot it with blue and only sweep over the blue...

    Spot it with blue and only sweep over the blue spots.
    Easy. ;)


    Nick
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    RS-Components has it. But not in every country....

    RS-Components has it. But not in every country. If not, PN me.


    Nick
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    I have: 1) Elch (Germany) 2) Diamant...

    I have:

    1) Elch (Germany)
    2) Diamant (Germany)
    3) Some ancient Ex-GDR
    4) Dykem
    5): Home brew

    1): Worse than Diamant. I'll use it up for roughing
    2): Quite good for roughing. Easy to use....
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    May I re-quote from your first answer in this...

    May I re-quote from your first answer in this thread?




    I have no dog in this fight wether it is granite or not. For me, it is just called granite. First, because most people can't distinguish...
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    Googling what "Diabas" is, it comes out it is a...

    Googling what "Diabas" is, it comes out it is a synonym for "Dolerit" and "Mikrogabbro". All classified as vulcanite and basalt. Not granite.

    If I look at that same site (Mineralienatlas -...
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    That is the gizmo, just lacking the rack. Now...

    That is the gizmo, just lacking the rack. Now they have to sweep it to get the lowest reading.


    Nick
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    Is that precision billet machining what you mean?...

    Is that precision billet machining what you mean?


    Nick
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    The usual method still used today is with special...

    The usual method still used today is with special shapers. As johnoder linked to one.

    I do mill my gears with a saw-blade shaped mill. Just with the sides at 20° (pressure angle) and a side relief...
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    No, you don't need three surfaces. You only need...

    No, you don't need three surfaces. You only need a square and verify it. And after that, your verification instrument is as accurate as you want.
    Verifying a square is not so complicated.

    But...
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    I stand corrected. Nick

    I stand corrected.


    Nick
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