Search Results - Practical Machinist - Largest Manufacturing Technology Forum on the Web
Close
Login to Your Account

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Tyrone Shoelaces

Page 1 of 60 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    15
    Views
    445

    Yes, but trust the accuracy of whatever...

    Yes, but trust the accuracy of whatever work/component is coming off the machine also. You seem to know when the machine is cutting correctly - the milling blending in nicely, components are coming...
  2. Replies
    15
    Views
    445

    Wether it sucks or not small adjustments is the...

    Wether it sucks or not small adjustments is the way to go. Take your time, don't get stressed and avoid the temptation to keep levelling up and up. If the machine was bolted down I'd level the table...
  3. Replies
    15
    Views
    445

    That would be my starting point also. The error...

    That would be my starting point also. The error appears to be more front to back rather than side to side. Of course if the machine was bolted down it would make life a little bit easier. You could "...
  4. Replies
    42
    Views
    2,313

    Me too. Wet paper if you want to be really picky....

    Me too. Wet paper if you want to be really picky.

    Regards Tyrone.
  5. 25K lbs for a 6 ft radial arm drill sounds a lot....

    25K lbs for a 6 ft radial arm drill sounds a lot. An " Asquith OD 1 " with a 6ft arm would be a little bit less than half that weight and they weren't a lightweight drill. I've seem some " Made in...
  6. They weren't the only ones. Half of the lathes I...

    They weren't the only ones. Half of the lathes I ever worked on had charts in stupid places.

    Regards Tyrone
  7. Can I just say that even without a shrink fit,...

    Can I just say that even without a shrink fit, just being what we called a " size and size " fit, pressing an aluminium component into another aluminium component stands a pretty good chance of "...
  8. Replies
    15
    Views
    445

    Can I ask - what does the manufacturers...

    Can I ask - what does the manufacturers installation drawings call for regarding foundations, depth of concrete, bolting to the ground or free standing etc ? Is the machine installed to the makers...
  9. This site is just like any workshop matey. Some...

    This site is just like any workshop matey. Some guys like to part of the problem at times and some guys like to be part of the solution. Nothing new there. I 've also been guilty in the past. Most...
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    391

    Very interesting but scary machinery. Regards...

    Very interesting but scary machinery.

    Regards Tyrone.
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    767

    " Klopp " had an excellent reputation as the...

    " Klopp " had an excellent reputation as the maker of small precision shaping machines over here. You saw them quite often in toolrooms. It's a bit unusual to see a ram that appears to be gear...
  12. Replies
    13
    Views
    755

    That's a crazy ask. I'd expect a much more...

    That's a crazy ask. I'd expect a much more modern, much faster machine with plenty of tooling for that price.

    Regards Tyrone
  13. Replies
    552
    Views
    14,075

    I thought security guys were taught not to fire...

    I thought security guys were taught not to fire warning shots. If I was crazy enough to put myself in same position as the other rioters that would have been enough of a warning shot for me.
    ...
  14. Replies
    6,645
    Views
    270,804

    You mean some of the British people have the...

    You mean some of the British people have the government and results they wanted. Lets not forget that Brexit was only voted through with a 52% to 48% majority. Plenty of us didn't want anything to do...
  15. Replies
    552
    Views
    14,075

    It's just been reported on the BBC news that...

    It's just been reported on the BBC news that Nancy Pelosi has been in contact with the US military with a view to ensuring the nuclear launch codes are kept away from Trump from now on. Scary stuff ?...
  16. Another vote for this. " Let him who is without...

    Another vote for this. " Let him who is without sin cast the first stone ". At one point in my career I moved machines for a living and I dropped two machines. One was a wood working...
  17. Biden appears to be what we call over here " A...

    Biden appears to be what we call over here " A safe pair of hands ". He's not the type to do anything dramatic but I hope he'll try to get the good ship " America " back on course again. It's a huge...
  18. As a long time friend of America, albeit at a...

    As a long time friend of America, albeit at a distance, I was saddened by the events of yesterday.

    In the four years that the President has been in office the Stars and Stripes has been allowed...
  19. From the UK it's looking like a coup de etat....

    From the UK it's looking like a coup de etat. Level heads are needed before this gets really nasty.

    Regards Tyrone
  20. Replies
    552
    Views
    14,075

    Maybe it helps if you're near to Oxford. ...

    Maybe it helps if you're near to Oxford.

    Regards Tyrone.
  21. Replies
    552
    Views
    14,075

    People are under strict instructions not to call...

    People are under strict instructions not to call their GP's surgery. They'll call you. Like most things in the UK a lot depends on were you live. Up North you're usually at the back of the queue for...
  22. Replies
    11
    Views
    900

    I had one of my depth micro rods ground to a...

    I had one of my depth micro rods ground to a needle point for use with my water level.

    Regards Tyrone.
  23. Replies
    552
    Views
    14,075

    Maybe they are counting on enough people dying to...

    Maybe they are counting on enough people dying to make the job a whole lot easier.

    Over here in the UK, my mum aged 90 last November, hasn't heard a word about the vaccine roll out. I was talking...
  24. Exactly. Why have the " right to bear arms " if...

    Exactly. Why have the " right to bear arms " if you aren't going to use it.

    Regards Tyrone.
  25. Did the sales sheet mention the weight of the...

    Did the sales sheet mention the weight of the machine or detail the foundations required ?

    Regards Tyrone.
Results 1 to 25 of 1500
Page 1 of 60 1 2 3 4