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  1. My Rivett leaks oil from the same spot. It's from...

    My Rivett leaks oil from the same spot. It's from where the feed shaft enters the gearbox.
    I wired up the bottom of a plastic bottle to catch the drips. Collects maybe a tablespoon per year.
    Maybe...
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    That's a good technique. And if shipping by USPS...

    That's a good technique. And if shipping by USPS if you put the address on the inside packaging it may still get there when the post office destroys the outside box.
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    YouTube...

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  4. In Perth the Aussie invader is being built using...

    In Perth the Aussie invader is being built using a liquid propellant rocket engine.YouTube
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    Cleaning up the steady and follower rests I...

    Cleaning up the steady and follower rests I noticed that one of the bolts on the follower was modified from an off the shelf bolt and that the thread is 3/8-20.
    As are the threaded holes in the...
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    Here's a link the the Anglo-Swiss...

    Here's a link the the Anglo-Swiss website.http://anglo-swiss-tools.co.uk/tripan-tool-posts/
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    What make of lathe is that ? I'd like to see the...

    What make of lathe is that ?
    I'd like to see the man cave that can house a lathe that size.
    I guess "downsizing" means different things to different people.
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    I forget exactly. It was around 5 or 6 hundred US...

    I forget exactly. It was around 5 or 6 hundred US dollars.
    I think you can buy them new through the Anglo-Swiss tools website in the UK.
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    I was offered one but the seller wanted way more...

    I was offered one but the seller wanted way more than I was willing to pay.
    They're not too common in the US though.
  10. I'm going to have to get down there next summer....

    I'm going to have to get down there next summer.
    That's pretty cool.
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    Put new bearings in the coolant pump and got it...

    Put new bearings in the coolant pump and got it back in the cleaned up sump.
    The stud for the indexing turret tool post has a flange on the bottom and is secured by pins and screws from underneath....
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    drom, How tall is the #3 ? I have a #1 and am...

    drom, How tall is the #3 ?
    I have a #1 and am looking to upgrade.
    Needs to fit through my 8' tall shop door.
    Thanks,Greg.
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    According to this chart from Tony's lathes.uk...

    According to this chart from Tony's lathes.uk website it was made in either 1962, 1963 or 1964.
    1964 being the last year of production.Holbrook Serial Numbers
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    Cleaned the headstock oil filter. The round...

    Cleaned the headstock oil filter. The round cylinder is a magnet and goes inside the tube with the steel rings. Then I dove headfirst into the coolant sump and pump.
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    Are you in Ohio or Idaho ?

    Are you in Ohio or Idaho ?
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    Got the gear box cover on. The only tricky part...

    Got the gear box cover on. The only tricky part was having the worm gear in the proper rotational orientation so that when the sliding tumbler gear is raised it is in the proper position....
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    I have. Everyone seems to be a little different...

    I have. Everyone seems to be a little different but basically you undo the bolts at the four corners, disconnect wiring and belts, jack it up a little from underneath with a pallet jack and it will...
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    I'm thinking it is for turning the drill bit at...

    I'm thinking it is for turning the drill bit at the same time the workpiece is turning in the lathe spindle such as is done with the Levin Micro Drilling Attachment.LevinLathe.com: MICRO-DRILLING...
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    I've had success with derusting large pieces with...

    I've had success with derusting large pieces with evapo rust by covering the areawith paper towels, soaking with the evapo rust then covering with plastic sheet. Occasionally lifting the sheet to...
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    Pretty soon even clean fresh air in California...

    Pretty soon even clean fresh air in California will cause cancer and it will be illegal to breathe.
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    This is one of my favorite youtube...

    This is one of my favorite youtube channels.YouTube
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    Got the saddle and apron on and the leadscrew,...

    Got the saddle and apron on and the leadscrew, power feed rod and start/stop/forward/reverse rods in.
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    Cleaned up the rack and start stop switch gears....

    Cleaned up the rack and start stop switch gears. They have timing marks punched in them which makes timing them a non issue. New felts for the way guards.
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    But the exchange rate today is 1 Canadian dollar...

    But the exchange rate today is 1 Canadian dollar equals .76 US dollar.
    And from my experience Lenmark does have some wiggle room in negotiating the final price.
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    L7, I haven't even run it yet so I can't say in...

    L7, I haven't even run it yet so I can't say in that respect but just by observing the build quality it is very heavily built and without compromise.
    Like everything some people just like them and...
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