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    I have a customer who has me ship via their...

    I have a customer who has me ship via their account.

    The regular charge for Overnight! to Singapore are around $100

    Actual cost is well under $10

    So, BIG companies can get a Big discount.
  2. Since it is an interference engine, you HAVE to...

    Since it is an interference engine, you HAVE to have is all lined up BEFORE you bolt the head on.
    If you bolt on the head, Then turn the crank to the alignment position, ... CRUNCH!! into junk.
    If...
  3. The two PC motherboards are the WS (work station)...

    The two PC motherboards are the WS (work station) and the RT ( real time ) motherboards.

    The WS boots up, that is the one having trouble with the disk,
    Once it boots up, it downloads to the RT...
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    Fer crying out loud... Get A Grip !! Or a...

    Fer crying out loud... Get A Grip !!

    Or a valise.
  5. Thread: Fools Game

    by 3t3d
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    Sometimes I wonder if Hanermo feels like he is...

    Sometimes I wonder if Hanermo feels like he is driving mini van full of screaming, fighting brats through heavy traffic in a thunderstorm, in a construction zone.
    Or 100X worse trying to moderate...
  6. Same transmission for Ford or GM.

    Same transmission for Ford or GM.
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    The REAL QUESTION though is: Will Greenland stay...

    The REAL QUESTION though is:
    Will Greenland stay Metric or have to switch to Imperial measurements?

    I remember a ski trip in 1985 to Thunder Bay, (not Greenland, but it was a metric country)...
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    Can you limit the rotary table Wind up? That...

    Can you limit the rotary table Wind up?
    That would solve your problem.
  9. Some Perspective... Across the street from my...

    Some Perspective...

    Across the street from my shop last week there was some work going on...
    I looked over the see what was going on and it was like a Road Runner illusion. I couldn't focus my...
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    Solenoid Valve Cables & Connectors (Square DIN...

    Solenoid Valve Cables & Connectors (Square DIN Style) | Pneumatic Components | Products | AutomationDirect
  11. Bypass the cordless drill, and get a small...

    Bypass the cordless drill, and get a small brush-less motor from the hobby store.
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    That was a rough day... A few blocks from my...

    That was a rough day...
    A few blocks from my shop, the same day...
    5 dead, 2 injured after shootings in Lake Hallie and Lafayette | Crime and Courts | chippewa.com
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    This new Vette looks pretty good to me. Nice to...

    This new Vette looks pretty good to me. Nice to see New designs coming to light.

    I have long been curious about the Super Light Coup SLC from Race Car Replicas RCR
    It looked like something I...
  14. Thread: Copper Help

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    I was making a lot of .375" thick parts.. At...

    I was making a lot of .375" thick parts..
    At first I was profiling cutting down in steps in the Z direction.
    That would wear out the end of the end mill in a step pattern.
    Went to a tool path...
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    Once again some new guy shows up, asks an...

    Once again some new guy shows up, asks an innocent question, and someone has to start barking, growling, and lunging at the end of their chain after them.

    Why did I know this before I even read...
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    Rivett688, What are you doing with such an...

    Rivett688,
    What are you doing with such an Enormous tap?
  17. Scotchman Industries Phone...

    Scotchman Industries
    Phone: (605) 859-2542
  18. Thread: Copper Help

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    My customer would kill me if I tried to anneal...

    My customer would kill me if I tried to anneal the copper!

    They specified the hardness, NOT dead soft, annealed copper.
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    They extended the three phase power. He is a...

    They extended the three phase power.
    He is a busy guy.
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    Actually, if the saw is flat, then it can be used...

    Actually, if the saw is flat, then it can be used for ANY DP or pressure angle..

    My thinking is that:
    > a rack tooth has a straight side.
    > a single tooth rack could cut any DP,since there is...
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    YIKES! I feel like Roger Rabbit listening to...

    YIKES!
    I feel like Roger Rabbit listening to "Shave and a Haircut" with steam shooting out his ears....

    ONLY the seasoned professionals are allowed to talk about gears.
    But I can't hold back...
  22. Thread: Moon Shot; 1969

    by 3t3d
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    I remember my brothers getting me up in the...

    I remember my brothers getting me up in the middle of the night, to look in the sky trying to see this object...

    1st Communication Satellite: A Giant Space Balloon 50 Years Ago | Space
  23. Thread: Moon Shot; 1969

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    In the tiny little town of Willard WI there was...

    In the tiny little town of Willard WI there was an isolated gravel pit.
    Some "Toughs" came up from Chicago, and made a bit of a show how they LOVED their guns....
    Also had some more friends coming...
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    YouTube...

    YouTube

    Also, there once was a scam long before computers....
    A classified ad:
    LAST CHANCE! send $1Today to PO box xxxxxxxxx
    Supposedly was wildly successful.
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    Since you got a VFD to run the motor, you will...

    Since you got a VFD to run the motor, you will most likely want to disable the brake.
    The VFD will allow you to run slower, and the brake might try to drag or grab at reduced voltage/speed.

    The...
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