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    If it was mine I would spend about 10 minutes to...

    If it was mine I would spend about 10 minutes to check some alignments. If the 10 min check looked good then go back in and do a real check, if the 10 minute check shows bad then no need to waste any...
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    I like this from UPS because we can use ANY box...

    I like this from UPS because we can use ANY box or odd shape as long as it is in the cubic inch specs. biggest square is 12x12x12 or 1728 cu in
    So straightedges that dennis makes a 36" might fit in...
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    UPS has flat rate shipping now!

    Heads up on the new UPS program called "simple rate"
    This seems a little better than the post office since we can use our own boxes, they are grouped by cubic inches, largest is 1728 cu in. all have...
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    Should be able to buy a new die from little...

    Should be able to buy a new die from little giant.
    Looks like a score!:cheers:
  5. Thanks Pete, Yes, PM on the way about payment.

    Thanks Pete,
    Yes, PM on the way about payment.
  6. Sorry for not being clear enough, I think of...

    Sorry for not being clear enough, I think of these threads as similar to being in a store, or even a swap meet.
    Think of it as I am standing at the counter holding the item and asking the clerk some...
  7. You are in line behind me.

    You are in line behind me.
  8. For best results use fish oil, if it starts to...

    For best results use fish oil, if it starts to get gummy or sticky, a little malt vinegar in the mix will clean it right up.
  9. Thank you :)

    Thank you :)
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    Sorry guys. I tried to quote the racecar analogy....

    Sorry guys. I tried to quote the racecar analogy.
    Was trying to say that the machines are fast and should not be treated the same as an older slower machine.
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    I saw an interesting "documentary" made from the...

    I saw an interesting "documentary" made from the german perspective of WW2
    A lot of things in it that we on the "winning" side were never told about...
    I remember it being long(6hrs?) but in short...
  12. I am interested, can you tell me what size each...

    I am interested, can you tell me what size each chuck holds? I thought one was fo 1/16 to 1/2 and another from 1/2 to 3/4. Is there a duplicate or maybe a 3/4 to 1 1/8?
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    This is a good analogy, 25 yrs ago I used to...

    This is a good analogy, 25 yrs ago I used to drive an '82 subaru wagon (great car, btw) BUT it was not good to take girls out in so I found a t-bird super coupe and tool it for a test drive. Stuck...
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    So is post considered spam??

    So is post considered spam??
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    Some videos using HBM This first on seems like...

    Some videos using HBM
    This first on seems like work you be able to get: Reasonable sized machine also, second link is larger.
    YouTube

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g_dq2ci5kZ4



    I like...
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    The old one I have is just a bunch of small...

    The old one I have is just a bunch of small key-rings put together to make a small chain mail pad. Rings are maybe 1/2"ø
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    Those are sweet, We had a steel one when I was...

    Those are sweet, We had a steel one when I was growing up, I still have it.
    I like that one being stainless.
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    Smooth is SOOO much easier to clean on the rare...

    Smooth is SOOO much easier to clean on the rare occasion if food sticks.
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    Here is a sweet looking little lucas HBM in your...

    Here is a sweet looking little lucas HBM in your budget:
    Located in Ohio also :cheers:
    LUCAS MODEL 41 Horizontal Boring Mill 3" Spindle #5 Morse Taper | eBay
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    I have a decent selection of nice old smooth...

    I have a decent selection of nice old smooth surface cast iron pans. One year for christmas my brother gave everyone shrimp gumbo makings in a smallish (7") lodge fry pans. To my dismay, as you all...
  21. I like the big ames #6, pm incoming

    I like the big ames #6, pm incoming
  22. My understanding is that if the owner is there...

    My understanding is that if the owner is there the entire time it is being worked on there is no trouble. (like Butch said above)
  23. No direct experience with concrete bridges but I...

    No direct experience with concrete bridges but I have done plenty in multi-floor buildings with concrete floors. Upper concrete floors of buildings are poured on top of shoring designed for doing...
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    You should look at this parting out thread, he...

    You should look at this parting out thread, he might have some needed parts. I bought a few things and they were in great shape.

    Parting out Monarch 1610 Series 612
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    Got my parts the other day and they look great....

    Got my parts the other day and they look great. Box was beat up and re taped due to being broken open, to be expected from having heavy steel parts in it.
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