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  1. Thank you all for the input . I think my rpc is...

    Thank you all for the input .
    I think my rpc is just not up to it .
    Going to look into American Rotary ADX 15 .
    Will be on here with more questions before going ahead .
    Ted
  2. Thank you for the warning huleo . I will take...

    Thank you for the warning huleo .
    I will take heed .
    Ted
  3. Thank you for the help . Bill is correct . As I...

    Thank you for the help .
    Bill is correct . As I understand my rpc will add a starting capacitor to overcome the mill motor under load .The rpc starts my 5hp lathe just fine and the mill some times....
  4. how to get 110V single phase from milling machine control circuit .

    But only when the spindle motor is turned on
    forward or reverse .
    The reason is to activate the (I think it's called)
    potential relay or drop out relay in my rpc .
    It is a timed relay that when ...
  5. Make a horizontal V block to go against the back...

    Make a horizontal V block to go against the back jaw of your vise
    Bundle and tape your rods tightly with fiber tape . Have the tape
    where the cut will be 2" on either side, 2 layers of tape .Have...
  6. Sorry , Dominus beat me to the drawing . As you...

    Sorry , Dominus beat me to the drawing .
    As you can see the threaded mount ring pushes against a row
    of ball bearings #47 that are dropped in through a hole in the ring #46 .
    So to mount you pull...
  7. There were two types of mounting rings for the...

    There were two types of mounting rings for the B-600 head .
    The first was an unthreaded ring on the spindle nose with a
    flat rimmed collar on the head that advanced / threaded up against the ring...
  8. Chuck arrived safe and sound . Took two weeks...

    Chuck arrived safe and sound . Took two weeks only USPS .
    Great packing job .Chuck is in better condition than described .
    Big thanks to Pete Deal .
    Ted
  9. Pete Replied to your PM and sent you an email (...

    Pete
    Replied to your PM and sent you an email ( I think )
    Ted
  10. Pete I let you know in my PM to you that I do...

    Pete
    I let you know in my PM to you that I do have a U.S. shipping address if that would be easier for you. Just so you know .
    Thanks, Ted
  11. Pete I'll take it if you'll ship to Canada ....

    Pete
    I'll take it if you'll ship to Canada .
    I'll send you a PM as well .
    Ted
  12. Looks like Don takes it

    Looks like Don takes it
  13. PM sent will take the 2" mit,the federal and the...

    PM sent will take the 2" mit,the federal and the interapid indicators. Thanks, Ted
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    Anthony I sent you a PM on the SFJ center ....

    Anthony
    I sent you a PM on the SFJ center .
    I'll take it .
    Ted
  15. Metalmagpie Sent you a PM Ted

    Metalmagpie
    Sent you a PM
    Ted
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    PM sent on Mimik tracer Ted

    PM sent on Mimik tracer
    Ted
  17. SBAER Sent you a PM. Ted

    SBAER
    Sent you a PM.
    Ted
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    Rich. Looks like mine came apart without a...

    Rich.
    Looks like mine came apart without a struggle.
    Clean off the exiting portion of shaft.
    Penetrating oil down oil hole in gear as well as between hub and shaft.
    Let it sit for a day or so....
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    Rich. That's brilliant. Thank you very much....

    Rich.
    That's brilliant. Thank you very much.
    I'll have a look to see if I can recall what I did regarding the separating of gear from spindle .
    Thanks, Ted.
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    I too have the same model Denbighs. Bought it...

    I too have the same model Denbighs. Bought it several years ago.
    Mine does not look to have been used in decades. Hardened grease no sign of oil any where.
    Someone must have been in the habit of...
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    Livingston. If you are dicey on taking things...

    Livingston.
    If you are dicey on taking things apart,call Tom Greer for a parts manual. It has
    pretty good exploded views of everything.Good to have any way .Then you'll see what you're up against....
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    By the time you've taken apart the compound and...

    By the time you've taken apart the compound and cross slide you'll know
    better the extent of your grit crisis. As for people using lathes without cleaning
    the ways etc. first. I've seen it many...
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    Time YES. Waste NO .

    Time YES. Waste NO .
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    I would start by whipping off as much grit...

    I would start by whipping off as much grit without taking anything apart or turning any hand wheels.
    Then start at the top with the compound slide taking it right apart cleaning each piece taking...
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    You have a very good lathe. I would expect if...

    You have a very good lathe. I would expect if there is grit on the ways there would be grit on other parts as well. Lead screw , feed screw,
    in behind the apron etc. If it is abrasive grit ie. the...
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