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    Ya, I was gonnasay.. 100 bucks.. Man I thought I...

    Ya, I was gonnasay.. 100 bucks.. Man I thought I got a steal for 850. Verry nice haul.
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    We have a bearing and gear supply store here in...

    We have a bearing and gear supply store here in town that I deal with a lot. When I need bearings for my personal stuff I'll have them find me the new replacement numbers and then cross reference...
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    I found it amazing how well these come back to...

    I found it amazing how well these come back to life. An old SB in that shape really would be scrap. Nice find!! Don
  4. That's the best thing to do. Get everything...

    That's the best thing to do. Get everything cleaned, resealed and topped up with fresh juice. Don
  5. Its the sight glass... take it out... Oil...

    Its the sight glass... take it out...

    Oil level sight glass change part 1 on the Monarch 10EE - YouTube


    Don
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    You should try haunting your local used machine...

    You should try haunting your local used machine tool dealer. I've always got a laundry list of stuff I need and the shop I deal with never overcharges. That being said, I was in the same boat and...
  7. Darn nice idea... counterbalance is "on point" as...

    Darn nice idea... counterbalance is "on point" as my daughter is lays saying.. Don
  8. I can't help you with any of that.... But I would...

    I can't help you with any of that.... But I would like to say that you are one lucky son of a ... gun.. scoring a 1000EE Don
  9. You could figure out the original motor speed by...

    You could figure out the original motor speed by determining the max spindle RPM, Should be tagged. See what it spins at now. If its above its original spindle max, then you know 1755 is too much....
  10. Ya, you better sneak off with that while you...

    Ya, you better sneak off with that while you can...
  11. WOW, donie, where did that one come from???? ...

    WOW, donie, where did that one come from????

    I'm good with those rules.
  12. Jeez Cal, More rules than my English Lit...

    Jeez Cal, More rules than my English Lit Professor gave us.... And now what's gonna happen to ...
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    Sorry about your Dad. He was a man of Impeccable...

    Sorry about your Dad. He was a man of Impeccable taste and obviously must have had some serious skills. I wish that I could justify more equipment as this would be an amazing addition. I'm sure...
  14. Thermite can be... well, Difficult at times. But...

    Thermite can be... well, Difficult at times. But his analysis is dead on. If you're running a 10 hp motor (seems like overkill) than you're fine with a 10 HP VFD. I run a 7.5 with a 10 HP VFD right...
  15. I have a few different turned to size PVC tubes...

    I have a few different turned to size PVC tubes that I use. When a long piece is hanging out the back of the spindle, I just run a piece in the entire length. I'll use one inside the other if need...
  16. I'd love to drive it to someone's house, let...

    I'd love to drive it to someone's house, let someone paint it and get it working and them I can come pick it back up :)[/QUOTE]


    Sounds good to me.... Will get it done ASAP, and you can retrieve...
  17. I know what to do with it.... Drive it on over to...

    I know what to do with it.... Drive it on over to my place, and I'll give her some lovin.
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    pretty cool stuff there. Would like to see how it...

    pretty cool stuff there. Would like to see how it turns out. Mine is a 43' as well. Don
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    You've probably already done it, but have you...

    You've probably already done it, but have you rocked the spindle while trying to shift it.
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    Hey Chris, If you have a schematic of what...

    Hey Chris,

    If you have a schematic of what you want then have your local laser cut shop build it up with whatever software they use. Then just advertise it around and see if you get any bites. I...
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    I wasn't gonna touch this, because the real...

    I wasn't gonna touch this, because the real answer is what the market will bear today. If you ask those A-holes from American pickers tv show, they'd overvalue it and offer you a 100 G's and destroy...
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    What is your max spindle seed? 2500 or 4000 Rev...

    What is your max spindle seed? 2500 or 4000 Rev min? You have a 1:1 direct drive through the gear box and any spindle reduction/multiplication from motor to spindle is handled by the difference in...
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    That is pretty darn cool. Came out looking great....

    That is pretty darn cool. Came out looking great. Also like your model A. Don
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    Hey Pecos, Those hobbyists that stand by the old...

    Hey Pecos, Those hobbyists that stand by the old DC set up need to get out of their 40's mindsets. Seriously. A cheap VFD with a 7.5 to 10 HP rating will set you back 250 to 300 bucks. They convert...
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    Gawd, these guys tired me out. I got one sitting...

    Gawd, these guys tired me out. I got one sitting here in the garage that you can have if you wanna drive down and get it. But if you need a lathe to use, not to screw around with every other...
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