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    So I assume this is a home type shower with tile...

    So I assume this is a home type shower with tile on the floor. A heavy item, maybe even porcelain, would chip a tile.

    I have a few water faucet handles with what looks like porcelain handles that...
  2. I probably will never use that 9mm tap again.

    I probably will never use that 9mm tap again.
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    See what happens when you pound on a bee's nest....

    See what happens when you pound on a bee's nest.

    I would use ceramic sharpening sticks at the original angle. Getting the blades out on the mentioned unit looks easy. An acorn nut on the inside...
  4. Run the bench grinder motor as a RPC motor. Use a...

    Run the bench grinder motor as a RPC motor. Use a start capacitor. I know I could do that with any RPC I have ever guilt.
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    Only gourmets please .... :drink:

    Only gourmets please .... :drink:
  6. Another topic: What happens when a cv19 virus...

    Another topic: What happens when a cv19 virus mutation #2 meets a mutation that altered it's way up to #4, which has traveled around the world and is now in contact with #2 again.
    Is that when #5 is...
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    OT: The best blender Wolf Gourmet.

    Have tried different ones in the past including juicers that have to be cleaned.
    This one will take a full chopped apple and give it the axe, as they said in the high school football chant...

    It...
  8. Would still be around if not for the words "big...

    Would still be around if not for the words "big brother".
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    In the sense like this: When a electric shaver...

    In the sense like this:
    When a electric shaver indicates that the battery needs to be recharged, keep it running until dry.
    Just what I've heard.
  10. Air control valve assembly is mine on the right...

    Air control valve assembly is mine on the right with Bonderite clear coat. A copy of the left side.

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  11. The air adjustment valve on the right is what I...

    The air adjustment valve on the right is what I made. Cleaned with Bonderite C-IC 33 and coated with Bonderite M-CR 1001. Not as clear as I thought it would look.

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    1. When I had powder coating done they used foam...

    1. When I had powder coating done they used foam plugs. Problem is that they make their own guesses into which hole they should go. And they never listen to you.
    Masking tape is all I use.

    2....
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    Discharge your battery fully before a recharge...

    Discharge your battery fully before a recharge operation.
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    You are lucky. If that is the issue then just...

    You are lucky. If that is the issue then just relax. Easy to fix/replace. You might be able to dress the metal. :ack2:

    The issue with the gear selection is that it becomes difficult when parts...
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    The set you pictured is what I have but made by...

    The set you pictured is what I have but made by H.B. Rouse (USA). Most of those cheaper import sets are copies.
    I save this set for the final turning stages on something that has to look good.
    ...
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    The gearbox feed has a feed rates listed by the...

    The gearbox feed has a feed rates listed by the selector handle. If you like to know the numbers.

    A electronic one has no idea. I've heard of some of those speeding up and slowing down during a...
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    Take some pictures of the damaged part.

    Take some pictures of the damaged part.
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    Craft Supplies is still around. The shown clock...

    Craft Supplies is still around. The shown clock can be inserted into a piece of wood or metal

    Desk Accessories And Supplies For Woodturners At The Lowest Prices | Craft Supplies USA
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    I have used both types of power feeds. The gear...

    I have used both types of power feeds. The gear box style is reliable but not easy to change the gears. Quiet as it gets.

    I used a Servo too. The old power feed shaft connects to the mill X screw...
  20. If you tap the end of the bar and the pin moves a...

    If you tap the end of the bar and the pin moves a little in the hole, you know it is has to be taken out.
    Drill, tap, pull. You can make another pin later. You will find out if the pin is straight...
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    The size of the storage tank is part of the...

    The size of the storage tank is part of the equation.

    I use a VFD with my compressor. If you are going to sandblast your intermittent operation with a storage tank in the middle may allow some...
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    A steel scrap yard I have gone to cuts your metal...

    A steel scrap yard I have gone to cuts your metal with a torch. Ends are always hard and look untidy.
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    You did this backwards. When at RPC idle and no...

    You did this backwards. When at RPC idle and no load the voltages should look unbalanced. When machine is on the lines are balanced with capacitors. You are
    supposed to balance when the target is...
  24. The surface finish always has circular lines on...

    The surface finish always has circular lines on first plunge.

    In the picture the narrow slot is .030 and the big slot is .070 (with the Teflon washer). The relief for the threads to the handle is...
  25. Grooving methods using oarting bits. Groove > bit.

    In wood working the lathe tool parting bit goes in a bit then then one or two sides of the groove are widened a bit. Keep going and repeat.

    In metal working say you have a parting bit like .125...
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