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    I have been using the Monoprice Ultimate 2 ($549...

    I have been using the Monoprice Ultimate 2 ($549 sale price), and for the money it has many nice features - glass heated build plate (removable) and auto-leveling, easily replaceable nozzles and easy...
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    I have the Kyocera Duraforce. Very rugged phone -...

    I have the Kyocera Duraforce. Very rugged phone - it can tolerate the drops, the chips, and the oil. I blast it with windex and wash it off under the sink when it gets too messy. Occasionally you...
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    Another Hendey ID question

    I am working in a shop with a very old Hendey.
    I have been through previous posts and still can't find a serial number or any other stampings in the casting.
    Only one old "tag" on the front - #321...
  4. Home Depot Heavy Duty Floor stripper (ZEP) FTW !...

    Home Depot Heavy Duty Floor stripper (ZEP) FTW !
    I tried a lot on this machine - kerosene, Totally Awesome and Purple didn't touch it.
    Spray it on, let it sit a few minutes and wipe it off.
    These...
  5. Thank You ! Here is a photo of the machine. ...

    Thank You !
    Here is a photo of the machine.
    You can see the filler on the front, and the oil level window below the feed lever, just not sure where to get at a filter.
    243372
    -Scott
  6. Help needed - Cincinnati Hydromatic milling machine

    Hello,
    I recently started helping out in a very old shop with a neglected Cincinnati Hydromatic flat bed mill.
    We use it to do a lot of gang-milling and I would like to get it running better. It...
  7. I retired a 12kbtu window-shaker (mounted through...

    I retired a 12kbtu window-shaker (mounted through the wall) for a Fujitsu mini-split (Heat-pump) and I really like it. A single zone 15kbtu was about $3600 for a turn-key install (with a good...
  8. I am also on the fence on V30. I purchased V29 in...

    I am also on the fence on V30. I purchased V29 in May, and am still "negotiating" with a sales person who doesn't seem to be able to dial the same number this week that they contacted me on last week...
  9. Harvey tools has these as well - available with...

    Harvey tools has these as well - available with sharp or radiused corners.
    Find Specialty Carbide End Mills and Cutting Tools at Harvey Tool
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    Thank you Richard, for being a wonderful...

    Thank you Richard, for being a wonderful instructor. It's taking a bit but I am starting to "get it". I will be finishing that angle plate as soon as I get out a few more jobs. Excellent class, and...
  11. 609 or 680 depending on the gap. If the body is...

    609 or 680 depending on the gap. If the body is aluminum you should also use a primer/actuvator (7649). Both have excellent gasoline resistance. The datasheets are online and have a table of chemical...
  12. Will take 2F - Starrett 449

    Will take 2F - Starrett 449
  13. Thread: EZ Trak DRO

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    You need to have a valid boot sector on the...

    You need to have a valid boot sector on the floppy as well. Best way is to find a working dos system and use the "sys" command which will copy the command.com and other hidden boot files ( io.sys and...
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    Interesting - they are apparently in Nevada...

    Interesting - they are apparently in Nevada now...

    Entity Details - Secretary of State, Nevada
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    Himes Machinery was a Massachusetts Corporation...

    Himes Machinery was a Massachusetts Corporation in 2013:

    http://corp.sec.state.ma.us/CorpWeb/CorpSearch/CorpSummary.aspx?FEIN=463316959&SEARCH_TYPE=1

    I would definitely contact the Mass...
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    What a coincidence. I just made this for a...

    What a coincidence. I just made this for a customer the other day...
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    FS - Mitutoyo Thread Mic

    I have 2 Mitutoyo Thread Micrometers for sale.
    #126-178 - 1-2" - working, but needs cleaning and a 126-137A 0-1" FOR PARTS.

    Includes boxes, a wrench and 3 anvil sets - U 44-28, U 8-5, U4.5-3
    ...
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    I get that same color done by GSP Coatings in...

    I get that same color done by GSP Coatings in Brattleboro VT.

    802-257-5858 - Ask for Terry and tell them Scott from SPDTool sent you -
    Typical turnaround for me is less than a week.

    Here are...
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    I have done several, and level it as best I can...

    I have done several, and level it as best I can by sweeping the engraving area with an indicator and tapping it down as needed. It usually takes me 10-15 minutes to set one up. I usually use...
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    +1 on that ! I have a small collection of NRA...

    +1 on that ! I have a small collection of NRA logo "CRAP"...
    I like that our State Gun Owners Association ( GOAL.ORG ) sells USA made products when they can.
    Full disclosure - one of their...
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    There is a company in the area that does...

    There is a company in the area that does grinding, pelletizing and recycling of plastic scrap.
    It is a good family owned and run company.

    Pro Pel Plastech Home Page

    -Scott
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    Starrett is a local company to me. I have many...

    Starrett is a local company to me. I have many friends who work in the Athol plant. What I can tell you is they absolutely DO manufacture much, but not all of the metrology equipment there. The...
  23. They do not always ship from the warehouse...

    They do not always ship from the warehouse indicated. Just yesterday I ordered items that were to ship from Chicago and the items shipped from New Jersey the same day.
    Regardless, I haven't found...
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    I mainly use them to drive a pin below flush -...

    I mainly use them to drive a pin below flush - especially when I don't want to slip.

    I use something brass to drive them in, and a flat punch to drive them out.
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    Interested in the lead screw to far right of 4th...

    Interested in the lead screw to far right of 4th picture and the dial assembly to the left of the compound.
    PM sent -
    THANKS !
    -Scott
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