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  1. Thread: Anodizing 7075

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    Look at your process also. We anodized 2024 for...

    Look at your process also. We anodized 2024 for years with no problems. We used the same industrial detergent in the tumblers all those years. Then the detergent was reformulated to meet California...
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    Could have used a set up like on top of the roll...

    Could have used a set up like on top of the roll bar a couple of times. This summer I needed to shred a straight from the outside of a circle to the center pivot control tower though sorghum allium...
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    https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/bridgeport-a...

    https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/bridgeport-and-hardinge-mills-and-lathes/hardinge-hc-cut-off-attachment-391077/#post3759354

    Tom Sheehy's contact email address at Hardinge
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    Mine is a little later machine with absolute...

    Mine is a little later machine with absolute encoders. Those messages do not look like the ones I get when I loose zero and have to reset them. Maybe getting the specific manuals could help with the...
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    ClarkMag, interesting thread. Saw the comments...

    ClarkMag, interesting thread.
    Saw the comments by Stan Dornfeld. He called me a couple of years ago and could not figure out how to get back on the forum. By then he had dementia pretty bad. He...
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    Saw something interesting on the local news...

    Saw something interesting on the local news yesterday. A long line of people waiting at a civic center to get infused with monoclonal antibodies. Talk irony. Highly experimental treatment given to...
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    Delta came from India when they had no...

    Delta came from India when they had no vaccinations. Demographic of India is much younger than US population. Maybe part of the reason 20% of those hospitalized In San Antonio are children. So far...
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    Looked at this article because it is from a...

    Looked at this article because it is from a trusted source and it goes along with my comment on brain fog from getting covid. Another friend told me about he and his wife getting it back in December....
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    Just watching the infection numbers falling at...

    Just watching the infection numbers falling at the same time masking and distancing rules were being dropped I would reach a different conclusion. Seems like the vaccines were very effective at...
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    No thanks to God for the lack of mandates. You...

    No thanks to God for the lack of mandates. You have to give credit to a blind squirrel governor for that. We are not all stupid in Texas. The week before last about 30 to 40% were masking when I...
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    Parameters will be a little different from...

    Parameters will be a little different from machine to machine depending on accessories.
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    I can not walk you through it but I am fairly...

    I can not walk you through it but I am fairly certain there is a parameter for changing the draw tube direction of travel. The draw bar has about 3/4 travel so if the parameter is wrong you will not...
  13. I guess it would be possible for the spring...

    I guess it would be possible for the spring loaded balls to be rusted in position or the channel where the closing cams run could be packed with chips. Compressed air with a solvent could help free...
  14. Is this a new die head or used one that may have...

    Is this a new die head or used one that may have been damaged before you got it?

    Process is very simple trip it #1, pull the release knob till it opens fully #2, then slide the chasers out. If...
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    It did kill covid virus in a test tube. Only...

    It did kill covid virus in a test tube. Only thing was the dosage would have killed a human. Probably the same with bleach or gasoline, I am sure they would kill covid in a test tube also. In the...
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    Vets have more years of schooling than people...

    Vets have more years of schooling than people doctors. Had a cat that got snake bit in the face and took her to the vet. He charged me $40.00 or so and the cat survived. Typical rattlesnake bite will...
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    40 years ago in a screw machine shop were I...

    40 years ago in a screw machine shop were I worked the boss got fast twist jobber length drills from his supplier. Tthey were made in India and were first class quality. Early on Wootz steel was made...
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    A couple of months ago I mentioned that my...

    A couple of months ago I mentioned that my secretary tried to get some to doctor a stray cat with ear mites. She was going to get one of the animal grades and dip a tooth pick in the stuff then wipe...
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    Funny how this covid surge can affect a hospital...

    Funny how this covid surge can affect a hospital not having a surge right now. "AS" a member on the forum told me the hospital where he works had to close a section because they did not have enough...
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    Do not live in Kali, so I am guessing the devil...

    Do not live in Kali, so I am guessing the devil in office seems less scary than the wanabee devils.

    Here is a puzzle for you. Since covid 19 is a disease that is nothing and does not kill anyone...
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    I heard bits and pieces of a NOVA presentation on...

    I heard bits and pieces of a NOVA presentation on bats. Just came in from working outside and needed to hydrate and eat the reason for bits and pieces.
    Bats have super powers?!?!
    Some live to...
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    There was a time when South Bend was owned by...

    There was a time when South Bend was owned by Lagun. Rebadged Lagun mills were sold by South Bend. It is possible in the real old days other mills were sold by South Bend. I talked to a South Bend...
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    I am with you on the benefit of a rotary...

    I am with you on the benefit of a rotary convertor. But the horse power limit of the convertor is the largest motor on the system. We found no limit to the total horse power running at any one time....
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    Probably May of 2020 heard a researcher say not...

    Probably May of 2020 heard a researcher say not one case of surface transmission had been documented. Summer of 2020 a official in CDC? said that it would be difficult to get it from surfaces. I...
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    More on distancing, I saw on the news about NYC...

    More on distancing, I saw on the news about NYC opening the schools again. Yeah, they got 2 air purifiers to a class room. Little bitty suckers look like they are 9 inches in diameter maybe 2 feet...
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