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  1. Press Brake with two setups or two brakes: 1st...

    Press Brake with two setups or two brakes:

    1st setup has three separate stations just wide enough for the tab recess, set backgage on the tabs and run out all the parts,

    2nd setup has two...
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    It depends what material you are going to use. ...

    It depends what material you are going to use. If using A36, you could punch up to 3/8" plate. If 60,000 psi, you are good up to 3/16" plate.

    Maybe this chart will help:

    Punch Tonnage...
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    To get the results you're looking for, I would...

    To get the results you're looking for, I would recommend getting the surface back to smooth again. Try wiping it off with paint thinner, then sand with 80 or 120 grit to finish it. Don't over worry...
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    Could be one of several things, Paint is too...

    Could be one of several things,

    Paint is too thick, not enough reducer/thinner
    Too much air pressure at the tip
    Too far away from the surface
    Too much fan pattern pressure
    Not enough overlap ...
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    The first four photos are what looks like a...

    The first four photos are what looks like a Greenlee Punch set up for conduit sizes. Drill a pilot hole then pull the punch into the die with a bolt and thrust washer.

    A lot of the other punch...
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    (2000) pcs of 2" x 1" x .125 6061-T651 is 32,360...

    (2000) pcs of 2" x 1" x .125 6061-T651 is 32,360 Lbs
    That should be enough to go direct to the mill.
    I believe you will still be at around $2.00 plus per lb
    (2) bundles close to 40" x 50" x 20'...
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    250790 Exploded Assembly View 250791...

    250790
    Exploded Assembly View



    250791
    Seal Detail
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    You don't mention the seal between the female...

    You don't mention the seal between the female coupler and the housing. That;s what keeps the bearings dry. Yep, I said bearings. There are two sealed bearings to keep the union in a stable axial...
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    Something like this, only you need a contactor...

    Something like this, only you need a contactor made for 3 phase

    See the middle leg where it says (NOT USED) ?
    You need to use that one also
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    This thread popping up was timely, for me anyway....

    This thread popping up was timely, for me anyway.

    I have a customer's machine I have been helping maintain for the past couple of years. They recently called me to report they have a leaking...
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    You are probably correct. I have purchased all...

    You are probably correct. I have purchased all the rivnut accessories for my D100 gun from McMaster, although I have also sent my gun in for repairs directly to FSI.
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    ZEP Reach if I can find it. They have a Reach LV...

    ZEP Reach if I can find it. They have a Reach LV (low VOC) which work just as good. I use it several times a day. Has pumice and lanolin, not only does a great job cleaning, but is gentle on the...
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    Cole, If you're wanting some, I do have a 8'...

    Cole, If you're wanting some, I do have a 8' length of 4" x 4" x .250 wall aluminum tubing. Not sure if it is 6061 or 6063. It's been on my shelf for over twenty years and has a layer of dust and...
  14. Thank you for the update, Charles I was afraid...

    Thank you for the update, Charles

    I was afraid of this. There is very little left of the town.
    It will take a long time to get going again.

    If Matt or Jess read this, I'm in Sacto. If you...
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    Two words . . . . WD40

    Two words . . . .
    WD40
  16. No. My username is a reference my passion with...

    No. My username is a reference my passion with fireworks.

    And an aside, a lot of folks involved with these devastating fires are finding out they are under insured, or the homes were paid off and...
  17. OT: Sending Prayers and Hoping for the Best for Fire Victims

    The latest wild fire to scar Nor Cal is burning in Butte County. The entire town of Paradise has been destroyed. The PM members in that town could use a few extra hopeful thoughts and prayers. I...
  18. When my Accurpress brake loses power, it requires...

    When my Accurpress brake loses power, it requires recalibration of the backgauge and the ram. Maybe look at the controller to find the calibration procedure. On my press, the backgauge recalibration...
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    I have cut aluminum, copper, brass/bronze, & lead...

    I have cut aluminum, copper, brass/bronze, & lead successfully using a chop saw and table saw with carbide tipped blades with a coating of WD40. I think the key is having a blade with a zero degree...
  20. I have a 7608 from the same vintage that I...

    I have a 7608 from the same vintage that I purchased new and absolutely love using it. It is a great machine. The only difference I noticed is the controls on yours looks mounted to the front of the...
  21. I would inquire if the engine is mounted solid or...

    I would inquire if the engine is mounted solid or if there are any rubber mounts to isolate it from the hull. Same thing with the mount on the soft hose adapter. If it is solid, My gut says maybe a...
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    For just two parts, that I assume you will be...

    For just two parts, that I assume you will be painting after you complete the machining, you might think about prepping both parts at the same time instead of trying to reuse a single mold. Whatever...
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    Just an FYI/backstory, the area around...

    Just an FYI/backstory, the area around Sacramento used to have two major tomato processing plants, Campbells and Hunt Wesson. We have been known as Sacatomato for decades. We locals take the name as...
  24. Why would I have to reload all that data if it's...

    Why would I have to reload all that data if it's all logged there end?

    An aside.... You have, I'm sure, heard that if you don't delete your cookies after some shopping/surfing sessions (air fare...
  25. +1 on the cookies. Some browsers (firefox)...

    +1 on the cookies. Some browsers (firefox) delete your cookies when you log out or shut down. Amazon is notorious for the same deal. I have been deleting my cookies regularly during my surf sessions.
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