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  1. Well having issues replying with the phone my...

    Well having issues replying with the phone my first response got deleted. But if in Boston the weekend before labor day Google the waushakum live steamers. They have their big meet that weekend and...
  2. Oh I forgot, plus 1 on the 2 museums listed...

    Oh I forgot, plus 1 on the 2 museums listed above. If you go to the museum of industry in Waltham make sure to stop at the "Tool Shed" a great used tool store down the street In Waltham. They have...
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    After around 12,000-16,000hrs of operation or so...

    After around 12,000-16,000hrs of operation or so with an aircraft fuel gear pump eventually the housings either wear or cavitate oversize and the pump performance degrades. Standard practice to renew...
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    How has his point been clearly made? As far as I...

    How has his point been clearly made? As far as I can tell from the articles linked here there looks to be about $3.6 Billion dollars worth of new steel plants being permitted and proposed to be built...
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    Here's another $1.8Billion plant that looks to be...

    Here's another $1.8Billion plant that looks to be pretty close;
    $1.8 billion Steel Dynamics mill may come to South Texas

    Here's a few more articles that talks of a few billion more in steel plant...
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    I hope I am not hijacking the thread here, but I...

    I hope I am not hijacking the thread here, but I saw this the other day when visiting a friend's shop and thought it was the smartest, cheapest, and simplest gantry crane I ever saw someone whip up...
  7. I wonder what it is like moving a heavy load on...

    I wonder what it is like moving a heavy load on those trolleys in heavy seas? I would hope they had a good hand brake on the trolley in case things got out of hand.
  8. American Pickers is one of those shows that the...

    American Pickers is one of those shows that the wife likes watching so it is on the DVR and a regular but it is amazing on a lot of the episodes how much great stuff the guys walk by and or never...
  9. Rivett, I noticed you started the thread by...

    Rivett, I noticed you started the thread by mentioning Ed Battison. I started a new thread on this one but in watching American Pickers it looks like Ed did it right and found a younger guy to pass...
  10. Ed Battison's Collection on the American Pickers

    Just a heads up for anyone who may be interested. The American Pickers were in Vermont and they came across a lot of Ed Battison's personal collection. It was pretty neat to see all the stuff he...
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    I got a good price on my toolmaster years ago as...

    I got a good price on my toolmaster years ago as the feed box on the power feeds were broken fortunately in my case the gear shaft broke not the gears so I simply bored out the shaft from the gear...
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    Thanks everyone for the responses so far. I must...

    Thanks everyone for the responses so far. I must admit I have yet to get to virtually any of them yet. Right after posting this thread I stumbled on "Haddy75's" channel and then realized that while I...
  13. I think you need to get in touch with Cabin Fever...

    I think you need to get in touch with Cabin Fever Auctions ASAP, like emailing them tonight and or calling them on the phone first thing tomorrow!

    Their annual consignment auction is at the Cabin...
  14. Yes this is what I currently do then I store and...

    Yes this is what I currently do then I store and label them all when do the so I know for the next time. However if you read thru the Parker handbook they show you the ideal radi that are harder to...
  15. This is a manual lathe.

    This is a manual lathe.
  16. Does anyone make a good O-Ring Gland tool cutter kit

    Every so often I need to cut o-ring grooves, usually on the outside of a shaft, some internal. Does anyone make a good gland tool cutting kit? Ideally it would be nice to get one of each typical size...
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    Thanks for the suggestions so far by the way some...

    Thanks for the suggestions so far by the way some on my list, I am pretty partial to steam locomotives; but love all sorts of old industrial videos;


    This is a must see (Imagine having a...
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    In need of some good YouTube reccomendations

    We just got a new TV in the bedroom this one comes with Smart TV which allows me to amongst other things watch YouTube like it is real TV. So now that I finished watching most of the episodes of...
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    A few years back I needed a replacement gear but...

    A few years back I needed a replacement gear but didn't know the first thing about how to measure gears. So I went to Rush Gear's website 3D CAD and Part Search and downloaded a few cad models of...
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    Joe, Sorry to read of your misfortune, it was...

    Joe,

    Sorry to read of your misfortune, it was reading posts from you and Joe Michaels years back that inspired me to go off and try my way at a career as an engineer in the power plants and what I...
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    I have heard different versions of the Handy...

    I have heard different versions of the Handy Man's legend quite a bit over the course of my life. Usually I'm told the story when I tell someone not in engineering that I am an engineer. I always...
  22. So how did you make out with the little...

    So how did you make out with the little Chinese flow meter? I am curious how well it can handle the turn down ratio to give you that little tiny flow measurement? While I suspect you may ...
  23. We purchased about $350K worth of Micromotion...

    We purchased about $350K worth of Micromotion Corolis meters as a company last year and get OEM pricing so I suspect that they may be a lot more if you ordered one off the street. i once told the...
  24. You got me curious as I am currently going thru...

    You got me curious as I am currently going thru this same issue at work. In my case the sales guy budgeted me at $1,500 each for Turbine flow meters without realizing they didn't have the turn down. ...
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    Any chance could a metal core could be used and...

    Any chance could a metal core could be used and inserted in your wax mold perhaps coated with some sort of powder as a release agent. Inject the wax around the metal core then investment cast. When...
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