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    There's no zeros needed...bottom right .50 =...

    There's no zeros needed...bottom right .50 = .0005 ipr, top left is .0161 ipr...quite simple really.
  2. I'm guessing there are only so many ways to make...

    I'm guessing there are only so many ways to make a manual lathe lol
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    Have you tried taking a skim pass...after you...

    Have you tried taking a skim pass...after you back the tool to the beginning on the piece leave all the adjustments the same and let it run again.
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    I think it's just the different metals, pre and...

    I think it's just the different metals, pre and post are set way over sufficient for some reason someone keeps changing it.

    If you are talking about the rainbow, that's normal with some stainless...
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    If it matches the od of your screw, yes it will...

    If it matches the od of your screw, yes it will work. It's known as a counterbore, usually used for sinking socket head cap screws (shcs). What are you using to drill and sink the holes?
  6. This forum can be a bit rough, you need some...

    This forum can be a bit rough, you need some thick skin sometimes. But I implore you to stick around, there's much more good than bad here.
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    Kinda like this... 335399 It's autoge so it's...

    Kinda like this...
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    It's autoge so it's a little sunken, prodec 304 to 15-5
  8. My posts have nothing to do with the machine and...

    My posts have nothing to do with the machine and everything to do about the user. If you can help, help if you can't, just move on.
  9. I rarely bring post count in, but I did. Who's...

    I rarely bring post count in, but I did. Who's arguing? If you want arguing I'd suggest going over to the manufacturing in America part of this site.

    In all reality, the guy probably isn't even...
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    Nicely done :)

    Nicely done :)
  11. I feel ya bud, electrical gremlins can be a real...

    I feel ya bud, electrical gremlins can be a real pain, especially when you don't know where to start. I'm sure at some point someone here will have some advice...better than mine at least :)
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    That was just pure stupidity. I remember seeing...

    That was just pure stupidity. I remember seeing videos on YouTube when this came out. All I could think was these guys are going to jail lol
  13. 316 is better to cut than 304 but really some ops...

    316 is better to cut than 304 but really some ops make them seem closer though. Sometimes ya gotta push through it...tomorrow at work I have to machine 6 pieces of 44 inch x 1.000 pure copper bars,...
  14. Ok let's turn the proverbial page...sell it and...

    Ok let's turn the proverbial page...sell it and get something else. Personally I probably would have thrown something at it by now or beat it with a hammer...I have rage issues with that kind of...
  15. I completely agree, but if you can help, why not?

    I completely agree, but if you can help, why not?
  16. Re read my post, I edited it :p

    Re read my post, I edited it :p
  17. So a guy works at a shop that has a grizzly...

    So a guy works at a shop that has a grizzly lathe, it breaks, he needs it, and you won't help him because it's a grizzly? Sounds like yer just a regular shitdick fan boy. Get a few thousand more...
  18. There really was some truth to my...

    There really was some truth to my posts...everywhere I've worked cnc type machines were always left on.
  19. Yeeeeeeaaaahhh...but you won't have problems when...

    Yeeeeeeaaaahhh...but you won't have problems when you need it :D
  20. Don't power it off...problem solved ;)

    Don't power it off...problem solved ;)
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    Said this in another thread..."Well I've now been...

    Said this in another thread..."Well I've now been in direct contact, including within 6 feet without a mask, with 5 people who tested positive for covid. I have not tested positive for covid."

    I...
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    I was gonna say, hazmat disposal is gonna be a...

    I was gonna say, hazmat disposal is gonna be a high cost.
  23. What if the guy is using this in a professional...

    What if the guy is using this in a professional shop environment...
  24. Wouldn't it be easier to just help the guy if you...

    Wouldn't it be easier to just help the guy if you can?
  25. I understand the vast history of these lathes and...

    I understand the vast history of these lathes and respect that completely. It's just that now it seems most are relegated to hobbiest work, which is fine, most deserve an easy retirement...they...
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