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    I never removed any shields. The risk of damaging...

    I never removed any shields. The risk of damaging them was not worth the extra time forcing grease into the small holes. Just hold in hand and work away at it.

    Or get a manual press. You could...
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    The alternative. 283419 (be sure to read...

    The alternative.

    283419

    (be sure to read the small print)
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    Just use a grease press to replace the grease in...

    Just use a grease press to replace the grease in the bearing. If you don't have a press then just soak bearing in lacquer thinner to dissolve the
    old grease and palm in new grease. Why replace...
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    That is not the best way to transport. Too top...

    That is not the best way to transport. Too top heavy. Correction would be to lower the table and invert the head 180 degrees.
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    You can make your own adapter. Courtesy of...

    You can make your own adapter. Courtesy of another member here, I think it came from bobw.

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  6. If you were born 200 years ago it might have been...

    If you were born 200 years ago it might have been more interesting...
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    In high speed the main motor is drawing a...

    In high speed the main motor is drawing a different amount of current. Two speed motor. I think that may have something to do with it.

    I forgot to mention why I don't use the electrical brake. I...
  8. If you are having an issue with a wood floor then...

    If you are having an issue with a wood floor then just wait until you have to deal with puddles on a carpet. I gave up years ago. It's better to have shitty carpets
    and a nice buddy than just nice...
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    It's been a while since I have been up close to a...

    It's been a while since I have been up close to a Rivett lathe. A watchmaker I knew liked them better than the hlv-h. He had both. He didn't like the heavy tail stock
    on the hlv-h because it does...
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    I just checked my brake. At low speed the brake...

    I just checked my brake. At low speed the brake pulls in immediately. In high speed the brake does have a 1/4 to 1/2 second time delay.
    Never noticed it before probably because I don't use the brake...
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    They will eat anything in the hope to grow their...

    They will eat anything in the hope to grow their short dicks another quarter inch.
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    What is your price range? Used or rebuilt? I...

    What is your price range?
    Used or rebuilt?

    I had to decide between a Monarch and a Hardinge. I bought a old Hardinge and fixed it up with new parts from the factory. Threading is a breeze with...
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    The DC bus voltage is going beyond design limits....

    The DC bus voltage is going beyond design limits. Good drives have a mosfet like device that switches the bus to ground through a resistor.
    Your drive is not able to handle the sudden changes.
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  14. Most people take short shallow breaths. A long...

    Most people take short shallow breaths. A long deep inhale gets down into the belly part of the lungs. One inhale/exhale every 12 seconds. That's 6 seconds for inhale and 6 seconds for exhale.
  15. Pour yourself a couple glasses of some Gallo and...

    Pour yourself a couple glasses of some Gallo and lay down on the couch and watch a documentary show that you have seen 20 times before.
  16. When I login in the morning it's on a empty...

    When I login in the morning it's on a empty stomach.
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    Take some fresh pine sawdust and sprinkle it onto...

    Take some fresh pine sawdust and sprinkle it onto the mold. Use a tooth brush and brush the saw dust around. Then vacuum again.

    I learned about sawdust in 5th grade when a girl threw up her early...
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    Those products help fill all the uneven earth in...

    Those products help fill all the uneven earth in our country.

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  19. I would not leave the VFD powered on during...

    I would not leave the VFD powered on during non-use of the machine.

    It depends on the rating of the switch. If that switch was just used to energize the 3 pole starter coil then it may have too...
  20. Next time I'm drilling and want to grab my sprout...

    Next time I'm drilling and want to grab my sprout sandwich from the table I will think about that ...

    You answered your question if you already have a power switch. If your mounting plate is...
  21. Is it one of these? NEMA 1...

    Is it one of these?

    NEMA 1
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    I'm waiting to see somebody at the food store...

    I'm waiting to see somebody at the food store walking around with a full face mask and air tank. Or maybe a full mask with cartridge filters.

    When I walk in cross walks the drivers stop 10-20 feet...
  23. Yes. Remove the starter and mount the VFD on the...

    Yes. Remove the starter and mount the VFD on the same plate, if it fits there.
    Keep the starter for another day. I also had to make a choice about this and decided to use a manual breaker switch...
  24. 1. Mount a vise to your drill press table sand...

    1. Mount a vise to your drill press table sand then rotate the table by 90 degrees to the drill chuck travel (Z).
    2. Put you stock in the vise and hold a indicator in the drill chuck. Rotate the...
  25. Rolls Royce jet engine manufacturing documentary (1 hr 15min)

    This one sure beats the heck out of the documentary with the Russian guy shaping his model jet engine fan blades with a dremel tool.

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