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    I remember a few years ago granite? CD/DVD were...

    I remember a few years ago granite? CD/DVD were made to be "forever storage".
    Found an old story on them.. M-disk:
    M-Disc holds your data 'forever,' we go hands-on for a few minutes (video) |...
  2. See if that guy will pack it and deliver to...

    See if that guy will pack it and deliver to fastenal for you, then it just needs to picked up local.
  3. #1 Depends on your motor bearings. Plain bearings...

    #1 Depends on your motor bearings. Plain bearings there also not to over 60hz is a good practice. If the motor has ball bearings then over 60hz should be fine in lower gears, just do not exceed max...
  4. To answer the original question, that faceplate...

    To answer the original question, that faceplate linked is cast iron. You cab tell by the tag with numbers cast into the inside, also just the shape of the recesses on the back- too intricate to be...
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    Your correct, I surely meant chicken pox. We...

    Your correct, I surely meant chicken pox. We just knew them as "pox parties" as kids.
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    Kind of like a small pox party of old days?

    Kind of like a small pox party of old days?
  7. To expand a little more on this, do not use the...

    To expand a little more on this, do not use the VFD to over speed the spindle, plain bearings need oil and slower RPM's
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    That is kind of funny, just because I do not like...

    That is kind of funny, just because I do not like Your candidate you assume I do like the other one. My view is ALL the politicians representing who knows what are crap.
    One good thing that trump...
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    I had several of those tanks, some kind of...

    I had several of those tanks, some kind of stainless, the ones I had. Dug into what they originally were when I got them back in the '80's and found out they were to hold air pressure incase the...
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    Jim, I dont really see political rallies as a...

    Jim, I dont really see political rallies as a problem, all the BLM/antifa "protests" did nothing to spread the disease. If a bunch of excited and shouting BLM's did nothing I am sure a political...
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    The nice thing is to at least post a "PM sent"...

    The nice thing is to at least post a "PM sent" in the thread, how else would the next guy reading that thread know someone beat him to it? Happens a lot on here:confused:.
  12. Kind of surprised they would not have a storage...

    Kind of surprised they would not have a storage area of their own down under. Similar climate to Calif.
  13. You really need to add a "sarc" when you make...

    You really need to add a "sarc" when you make posts like this :cheers:
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    Here is an interesting take on the current...

    Here is an interesting take on the current situation from the great white north. Brings up a lot of similarities with what is happening today. She even gets into Stockholm syndrome a little.

    Is...
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    Use your pressure washer to pressurize it?

    Use your pressure washer to pressurize it?
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    Check the oil level it could be air bubbles...

    Check the oil level it could be air bubbles compressing.
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    I have to generally agree. Once an American...

    I have to generally agree. Once an American company sends its manufacturing overseas to China or where ever I cross them off my list of who to buy from. I will even go as far as to support a foreign...
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    Very interesting british documentary from the...

    Very interesting british documentary from the '80's about CIA, and the press @ Angola and Nicaragua. EX CIA leaders tell of the BS they fed the media to form public opinion.

    The CIA and the Media...
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    I think the welder should have said it needs to...

    I think the welder should have said it needs to pre-heated prior to welding it. The only hope of a weld repair working is the whole thing is preheated then welded and then the whole thing is then put...
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    I would tip on its end or side so you could tap...

    I would tip on its end or side so you could tap on the bottom with a hammer. If the after cleaning the bottom sounds significantly different than the top or side then maybe worry about it. Get the...
  21. To be fair, they were only there for just over 9...

    To be fair, they were only there for just over 9 yrs before they got out, we were 19 1/2 yrs in Vietnam. And on top of that we have been fighting the same guys we armed to combat the USSR since 2001,...
  22. That BS has been debunked.

    That BS has been debunked.
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    WOW, Reading about that merry go round made my...

    WOW, Reading about that merry go round made my head spin.
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    So the mast does not clamp around the pivot, just...

    So the mast does not clamp around the pivot, just kind of sits on top?
    Can you post a pic of it? :D Kidding on the pic...
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    The common way is to use the tilt on the mast to...

    The common way is to use the tilt on the mast to lift it off the ground. tilt back and put appropriate spacers under the front of the mast. Tilt forward and add spacers under back of mast. Teeter...
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