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  1. I remember 40 some years ago buying Pennzoil at...

    I remember 40 some years ago buying Pennzoil at the local five and dime. The girl at the checkout counter told me her boyfriend warned her not to use Pennzoil because it turned to each after 20,000...
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    Lockheed Martin www.lmco.com. Grand Prairie near...

    Lockheed Martin www.lmco.com. Grand Prairie near Dallas if you want to stay in TX, Orlando if you are willing to move.

    CarlBoyd
  3. Yeah, why? Sounds like an bad idea, and if you...

    Yeah, why? Sounds like an bad idea, and if you have to ask about the math for the gears, you are not the right one to do it.
    CarlBoyd
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    Small jar of muriatic acid from the same hardware...

    Small jar of muriatic acid from the same hardware store you buy the electrical boxes will make very short work of the galvanized coating.

    CarlBoyd
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    No change gears is a significant draw back. By...

    No change gears is a significant draw back. By the time you spend money for the change gears you need this is not a bargain

    CarlBoyd
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    CA and CXA are not the same. CarlBoyd

    CA and CXA are not the same.
    CarlBoyd
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    How much does youtube want for the premium...

    How much does youtube want for the premium service?

    CarlBoyd
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    do you use the carriage clamp? CarlBoyd

    do you use the carriage clamp?
    CarlBoyd
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    Yes step 1, set your multimeter to the diode...

    Yes

    step 1, set your multimeter to the diode scale. take a reading, write down the reading and how the leads (red/black) were connected, reverse the leads and repeat.
    step 2, run the engine,...
  10. I have a 17 year old grandson who would love...

    I have a 17 year old grandson who would love that.

    CarlBoyd
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    Houston is a hurricane area, 2' overhang is nuts,...

    Houston is a hurricane area, 2' overhang is nuts, absolutely nuts. I would have had the HOA in court. On second thought I would have never bought in an HOA in the first place because of rules like...
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    I don't think you can call anything that has a...

    I don't think you can call anything that has a website address an antique.
    CarlBoyd
  13. My guess is 1200-1800 lbs each piece. CarlBoyd

    My guess is 1200-1800 lbs each piece.

    CarlBoyd
  14. Please, please do us all a favor and sort the...

    Please, please do us all a favor and sort the spread sheet by size.

    CarlBoyd
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    He is maintaining old machinery. Responses like...

    He is maintaining old machinery. Responses like "figure out what you need and buy 5-7 sets" show a lack of reading the OP.

    While I like high quality 3 piece tap sets (Union Butterfield is my...
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    I'll take a box of 200. CarlBoyd

    I'll take a box of 200.
    CarlBoyd
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    I worked in a golf shop from age 16 until I...

    I worked in a golf shop from age 16 until I graduated college. I modified and fixed clubs, I also sold clubs.

    My advice is to spend money on lessons, not equipment. You have decent clubs, learn...
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    I had one old SK vise grip copy that was very...

    I had one old SK vise grip copy that was very well made.

    CarlBoyd
  19. Maintenance

    Richard

    Many other good and valid points have been make. I think maintenance has a lot to do with it. I think 70 years ago people generally took better care of tools than they do now.

    CarlBoyd
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    According to the diagram, for low voltage...

    According to the diagram, for low voltage operation you should connct:
    T4,T5,T6 together.
    T1 and T7 to power 1
    T2 and T8 to power 2
    T3 and T9 to power 3
  21. Debarrment

    They will almost certainly be debarred from government NASA, Military, and perhaps all aviation work. It's more than just SpaceX work. No one with safety critical products, and associated liability...
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    Dry the wheels until they ring CarlBoyd

    Dry the wheels until they ring
    CarlBoyd
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    Rectifier changes AC to DC. "Vcc" is frequently...

    Rectifier changes AC to DC. "Vcc" is frequently used as a name for a DC supply voltage. But the voltages are AC or DC
    CarlBoyd
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    WRONG! The bridge is wired correctly. You need...

    WRONG! The bridge is wired correctly. You need more coffee
    CarlBoyd
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    9 inch lathes seem to sell pretty fast in FL. 16"...

    9 inch lathes seem to sell pretty fast in FL. 16" lathes don't seem popular, it will sit on Craigslist for years at that price. 1/3 to 1/4 is about right.
    CarlBoyd
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