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  1. Looks like there may not be a whole lot of copper...

    Looks like there may not be a whole lot of copper left to turn! Can you tell by looking at the end how much is left?
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    You describe the pads used by the thousands in...

    You describe the pads used by the thousands in every hospital. At the moment, I doubt there are any available.
  3. That is grounds for a lawyer! You ought to be...

    That is grounds for a lawyer! You ought to be able to get punitive damages as well as actual costs. Go for it, but be sure to tell us how it turns out.
  4. Instead of a lawyer, sounds to me what you need...

    Instead of a lawyer, sounds to me what you need is a much more visible gate! Hang some highly reflective panels on it and see where that leads.
  5. JIC type fittings are fine, and readily available...

    JIC type fittings are fine, and readily available in numerous configurations.
  6. There are a lot of hydraulic fittings available...

    There are a lot of hydraulic fittings available with swivel capability on a pipe thread. They're mostly plated steel, but should be ok for coolant. You don't need to use the crimp ferrules either....
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    Last die set I made from S-7, about 6 months ago...

    Last die set I made from S-7, about 6 months ago gave the HT co a bit of trouble. They used a double-quench of some sort and took a couple of tries to get it where I wanted it. There is an...
  8. The question is, did they exclude one person...

    The question is, did they exclude one person businesses. The list from the gov in PA makes no distinction.
  9. Government at its finest. Don't think, don't...

    Government at its finest. Don't think, don't think, don't th....
    Wouldn't surprise me if these people aren't planning somehow to reap more of the proposed gov't money giveaway by creating hardship...
  10. With no thought about how many people may or may...

    With no thought about how many people may or may not be at a given place? A one-man-shop has to close? Heavy equipment operations where each operator is in his own vehicle, hundreds of feet apart?...
  11. All my riveting was in the mid 70s during A&P...

    All my riveting was in the mid 70s during A&P school. We just set the air for the size and type rivet and after that the only 'adjustment' was how long we hit it. 99% of what I did was aluminum, the...
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    Agreed. You introduce the equivalent of...

    Agreed. You introduce the equivalent of 'backlash' in your adjustment if you do anything else.
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    Unlikely even then since the four adjusting...

    Unlikely even then since the four adjusting screws are in firm contact with the plate boss.
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    dwebster, I have the same chuck, same vintage...

    dwebster, I have the same chuck, same vintage that you have. I loosen the clamp screws to the 'barely snug' point, make my adjustment and tighten them up again. I never have any drift on the...
  15. There's one on ebay (dead battery) asking $1800...

    There's one on ebay (dead battery) asking $1800 OBO. Fowler Trimos Vertical 3 TVA 600 Digital Electronic Height Gage | eBay
  16. Have you priced powder coating? Might not be as...

    Have you priced powder coating? Might not be as pricey as you think. You don't say where in Utah you are, or how long the object is, but there is a place in St. George that can do pretty big stuff at...
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    Poll: Realistically, nobody's going to care until...

    Realistically, nobody's going to care until people are disgusted enough to stop visiting the site. This thread alone has upped the click-count, and traffic is what its all about. (Ok, not this...
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    Well, Don did. I wondered something similar a few...

    Well, Don did. I wondered something similar a few months ago and he clarified the misconception. I'll see if I can find it.
  19. Funny, my experience has been quite the opposite....

    Funny, my experience has been quite the opposite. I've used thousands of them and find them to be extremely strong in shear and good for pullout IF they're used in a properly sized hole in solid...
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    Terry Keely found it! It WAS Travers where I...

    Terry Keely found it! It WAS Travers where I bought mine, and here is the US listing: 50 | 53-202-050 | Travers Tool Co., Inc.

    Thanks Terry

    edit: I ought to read more carefully. Mr Vanice...
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    If I remember correctly, I got my white wheel...

    If I remember correctly, I got my white wheel from TraversTool. Have you looked there? I'll see if I can find the info on that.

    edit: all I can see at Travers now are green wheels so it must've...
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    I've wondered about that myself. I have a...

    I've wondered about that myself. I have a microwave in the shop, sitting on top of the mini-fridge. Its only 5 ft from the pedestal grinder.... maybe I ought to take a look inside!
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    Never, ever heard anything like it! Glad you were...

    Never, ever heard anything like it! Glad you were there.
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    Looking here: About Us | Winslow Engineering Inc....

    Looking here: About Us | Winslow Engineering Inc.

    It seems it would only be useful if you have many hundreds of drills to grind. I suspect the 'hopper fed' version requires the drills to all be...
  25. I've had that happen in mortar. I've always used...

    I've had that happen in mortar. I've always used epoxy, but that screw (with epoxy) will likely be 'ornamental' only. Doesn't look like that would matter at all in your case.
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