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    I am also interested

    I am also interested
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    PM sent on the parts Pete

    PM sent on the parts
    Pete
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    As many have said above... "Hire it out" I say...

    As many have said above... "Hire it out"

    I say this for several reasons
    1) 85 year old Mom, has done so for years with great success.
    2) 67 year old friend /co-worker died in his yard last...
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    I know a guy with some parts ;-)) Peter

    I know a guy with some parts ;-))

    Peter
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    Aciera F4 round head manuals

    Hello All!
    Here is a link to a set of F4 round head manuals
    Hope this works...
    Binder1

    Cheers
    Peter
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    Info please Hendey T&G AHL40075

    Hello Hendeyman,
    What info can you provide on AHL 40075?
    I have it in tow on my way home from a rescue mission.
    At the moment it is considered a parts machine as it had something dropped on it,...
  7. Thread: Aciera F4

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    Sorry for the late reply to this thread, I am on...

    Sorry for the late reply to this thread, I am on the road (holiday/machine rescue) and have very spotty access.
    I have a complete set (I think) of manuals for the round head F4. They have been...
  8. Well, managed to find my way to the left coast...

    Well,
    managed to find my way to the left coast and we picked up the machine today.
    loading was a breeze and we were away in under an hour.
    Too bad the machine was dropped it "was" in decent...
  9. thanks Rob, that looks like a good alternative....

    thanks Rob,
    that looks like a good alternative. What is the ferry like from muskegon to milwaukee?
  10. The owner of the machine lives there...

    The owner of the machine lives there...
  11. I used to live in Sudbury... The only reason to...

    I used to live in Sudbury... The only reason to go through there would be to see my grandchildren :smitten:

    the UP is nice but no good roads
  12. Old machine rescue trip. Interesting stops??

    Well, I left home this morning from Kemptville ( near Ottawa Ontario) to head to the left coast to "hopefully" retreive a parts Hendey T&G with some interesting accessories.
    We will be headed across...
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    George, I too have a S&B 1024, mine being the...

    George,
    I too have a S&B 1024, mine being the older geared head with the 3 speed motor.
    Mine was converted to a single speed 3 phase motor with a VFD, by the previous owner ( and friend). It is a...
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    Which material for change gears?

    I'm thinking of making a set of metric change gears for my hendey lathe.
    These gears will not be used heavily so I think ease of machining would be the primary concern.
    I was thinking either...
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    Walter, I would like to order a wrench, ...

    Walter,
    I would like to order a wrench,

    Please contact me at
    shapeaholic at gmail dot com

    peter
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    Aciera F4 sn 25588 update

    Over the past couple of months I have been picking away at the basket case mill I acquired.
    I have assessed the damage caused by the previous lack of TLC it has recieved, and despite that it is in...
  17. Can anyone tell me what an A2W motor is?

    252541

    Helping a friend to swap out the motor in his Colchester lathe
    Plate on the existing says it is an A2W.
    Can anyone relate this to a NEMA frame size?

    Pete
    I'll try to post a picture...
  18. Thread: rivett 608

    by shapeaholic
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    Pitty there is no taper, steady, or follow......

    Pitty there is no taper, steady, or follow...
    Rivett stuff is hard to get

    Peter
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    Replacement Acme thread

    I am working on repairing an Aciera F4 milling machine.
    One of the more urgent issues is replacement of the X axis screw and nut.
    The existing screw is 15/16 x 5 rh acme with about 1/3 or the...
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    Cleancut, Having gone down this road, (I found...

    Cleancut,
    Having gone down this road, (I found someone foolish enough to buy the china junk...)
    I bought a Standard Modern and used it for several years until I bought a bigger machine.
    I have...
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    Rklopp and rblalexander, Thanks for your...

    Rklopp and rblalexander,
    Thanks for your responses.
    It is becoming obvious that my machine is a bit older than yours.

    I am going to look into getting a piece of aluminum and make one.
    ...
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    Aciera F4 handwheels

    My Aciera F4 has suffered some damage during it's lifetime. Among the bumped, bent, scratched and broken is the "Z" axis handwheel.
    I only have pieces of what was on it, and I am not sure if that...
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    Alex I have made several attempts to contact...

    Alex
    I have made several attempts to contact both you or Richard.
    I did retreive a short reply from the spam yesterday, but have never gotten anything from you, including an invoice.

    Peter...
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    Aciera F4: What oil to use??

    Very shortly I am going to try to get my round head f4 running.
    When I got it all the gearboxes were empty.
    The only info I have on lubrication is from the later model handbook.
    DTE iso68...
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    Been there done that😏

    I'm not sure how far along the line hendey started to use hardened bedways, but I can tell you from experience rebuilding my T&G that if they are hardened the only way to go is bed grinding.
    My...
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