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  1. Ductile iron was patented in 1949. It was first...

    Ductile iron was patented in 1949. It was first developed in 1943 but the process to make it reliably was patented in 1949. Not in an old Southbend
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    You are trying to apply vertical mill axes to the...

    You are trying to apply vertical mill axes to the wrong machine. A cylindrical grinder, which is basically what a crank grinder is, has 2. The axis of the crankshaft rotation is "Z". The wheel slide...
  3. Two questions to ask yourself. 1. Would I buy...

    Two questions to ask yourself.
    1. Would I buy such a building 10 years down the road?
    2. Will anyone finance such a building 10 years down the road?

    Nix any wood.
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    S'plain that "Y" axis on a crankshaft grinding...

    S'plain that "Y" axis on a crankshaft grinding machine for us noobs.
  5. First, know what you have. resin bonded wheels do...

    First, know what you have. resin bonded wheels do deteriorate. Vitrified wheels are , as their name indicates, made of glass, with abrasive grains mixed in. Their shelf life is comparable to your...
  6. Links to these tests?

    Links to these tests?
  7. You do realize that this thread is about hobby...

    You do realize that this thread is about hobby machinists and crap machines and you've wandered off into off topic posts, don't you?
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    Looks like the English language has gone full...

    Looks like the English language has gone full circle from birth to an agonizing death in its homeland.
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    Drill it with a carbide spade drill , commonly...

    Drill it with a carbide spade drill , commonly called "Hi ROC" drills or spot aneal it. To do so chuck a piece of drill rod the diameter of the desired hole up and at very high speed feed it hard...
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    If you want to do precise work, then precise...

    If you want to do precise work, then precise communication is essential. If you cannot communicate exactly what you want to accomplish in a way that means the same to others as to you, how will the...
  11. They have cooling systems for those castings....

    They have cooling systems for those castings. Perhaps you have noticed that none have an aluminum exhaust system?

    JST, I'm quite familiar with combustion turbines. I work on them. Even with bleed...
  12. What bullshit. 2600 degree F combustion...

    What bullshit. 2600 degree F combustion temperature? Anyone checked the melting point of cast iron lately? Even combustion turbines are less than 2000 degrees F.
  13. Thread: Still have it

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    That was a waste.

    That was a waste.
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    You don't just push it through. Start in, back...

    You don't just push it through. Start in, back the press off and let the broach straighten up. Repeat. Don't try too much at once.
  15. Search | Numrich Gun Parts...

    Search | Numrich Gun Parts
  16. The Star Shit Enterprise. Fixed it for ya.

    The Star Shit Enterprise. Fixed it for ya.
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    The account means you have established credit...

    The account means you have established credit with the carrier. Otherwise they may require payment on pick up or if collect, on delivery by cash or check.
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    How did it get there? Reverse that process.

    How did it get there? Reverse that process.
  19. Look at the picture you showed us. There is a gap...

    Look at the picture you showed us. There is a gap that appears to be almost 1/8" at the receiver face. If that gap is closed by moving the plastic POS forward the rest of the issues almost disappear....
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    But how will I level my lathe?!!!

    But how will I level my lathe?!!!
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    Will you roll it over the dirt path for him?

    Will you roll it over the dirt path for him?
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    Are you absolutely sure that the boom dog is out?

    Are you absolutely sure that the boom dog is out?
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    Your mineral spirits should be good for the major...

    Your mineral spirits should be good for the major clean up. Do not use MEK, Toluene, Methylene chloride, or carburetor cleaners. The proper material for sealing the windings is a paint called...
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    With master clutch out, brake released, and boom...

    With master clutch out, brake released, and boom dog out and boom clutch lever in the middle it should be coming down at a scary rate. As far as rust, dirt, and other shit in there, remember that the...
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    How does a face cut " true the OD to the bore"?

    How does a face cut " true the OD to the bore"?
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