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    You can say that about the dangers of getting out...

    You can say that about the dangers of getting out of bed, or of hurting yourself while rolling over in bed.

    It only takes one time....

    Decide if you have the intellect to reasonably understand...
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    Meh. It's a hydro test. Done with the tank full...

    Meh. It's a hydro test. Done with the tank full of water, and in a tank of water. Failures are not that spectacular.

    If you were to whack it and break the valve off a full cylinder, that's when...
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHXK9glwFBg ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IHXK9glwFBg

    Best of luck with your sale.

    If they were within a days drive or reasonable shipping, I'd love to have 'em, but...

    Best of luck! Hope the shutdown...
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    Well, at least you are not yet another guy...

    Well, at least you are not yet another guy dragging old posts to the top because Google found his search word!

    Lol!
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    Whups! Indeed!

    Whups!

    Indeed!
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    I think you are going to get a lot of confusing...

    I think you are going to get a lot of confusing input, based on the Step and Direction question.

    You just want the VFD to be controllable by the CNC control, for spindle speed, yeah?

    Hit up the...
  7. You only missed the part where it was actually US...

    You only missed the part where it was actually US owned and operated companies that were flogging Canadian softwood lumber into the States!
    The big Multinational Companies have been running rough...
  8. It's about the people that ain't working,...

    It's about the people that ain't working, throughout the supply chains.

    All these covid lockdowns are going to have some real effects as the people that used to be feeding raw materials into the...
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    Read the instructions, follow the instructions! ...

    Read the instructions, follow the instructions!

    Cook it, take it out to air cool. Done.

    Hardness test after you are done HT, to confirm success.
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    I think it's a pretty good question too. But...

    I think it's a pretty good question too.

    But I'd use a hydraulic press, or, if the customer was willing, holes loose enough to stick the pins in with retaining compound.

    I just wanna see the...
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    I doubt the manual will give you much to work...

    I doubt the manual will give you much to work with, unless you managed to scrounge up a copy of the tech manual, which I think Accurite was pretty tight fisted with, if they even printed one.
    ...
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    I worked in a shop that had a well tooled out...

    I worked in a shop that had a well tooled out Schaublin 150, and an Ikegai A20.

    They both filled very different needs, as did the two new Colchester variable speed lathes (DaiLan, DahLi, or...
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    I got a catalog and price list from a Toyo...

    I got a catalog and price list from a Toyo Distributor back in the early eighties, and they were substantially more expensive than many of the other options out there, though commensurately better...
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    Speaking of right terminology... Once he finds...

    Speaking of right terminology...

    Once he finds someone with a planner, they should make a note in their planner, that they are needing someone with a Planer! :)
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    A commercial venture? Sounds to me like...

    A commercial venture?

    Sounds to me like someone ought just bite the bullet and buy a new supportable motor with a worm drive on it. a 30:1 reduction is pretty easy to find. As is a 24:1, Those...
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    Now all you need to do is to figure out what the...

    Now all you need to do is to figure out what the dimension translates into as far as either a diametrical pitch (inches) or module (metric) tooth size, and see if you lathe can be set up to cut a...
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    The taper attachment is just a compound slide and...

    The taper attachment is just a compound slide and does not look too hard to reproduce.

    I think you are on the right track with looking for a motor to drive the end of the leadscrew. Works for...
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    Nothing lost to rip into the 330 and see if it's...

    Nothing lost to rip into the 330 and see if it's something simple.

    I bought a Bobcat 225 diesel welder, that had 12 hours on it and no arc. It was the grease in the selector switches, it had dried...
  19. Y'know, if the parts are such that you can slap...

    Y'know, if the parts are such that you can slap them on a bandsaw table, they can be cut on a mill.

    Or an Ironworker with the correct shape punch and die.

    Band filing sounds like a truly bad...
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    I strongly suspect, that since he has a location...

    I strongly suspect, that since he has a location as Germany, it's a local thing, as far as auto correct goes.
    May be I am wrong. It happens. :)
  21. I'll spend all manner of time wasting theirs, if...

    I'll spend all manner of time wasting theirs, if on the land line. On my cell, not so much.

    Dunno how many robocalls about my credit card use being flagged, or my account at Revenue Canada being...
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    Adblock Plus extension in Firefox Browser.

    Have not seen an ad on youtube for a very long time, and would likely just say screw them and move to some other startup that doesn't try to sell me...
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    There are hole saws and there are hole saws,...

    There are hole saws and there are hole saws, ranging from too cheap to use for anything, to some essentially round hollow milling or trepanning cutters, that can be used.
    Again, it depends on budget...
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    For two bucks, I would have had a hand full of...

    For two bucks, I would have had a hand full of those.

    Doesn't really matter what they are the tap drill size for, they sure are a nice start to any bored hole that is supposed to be larger than...
  25. Thread: Step Drills?

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    Yeah, there are step drills that look like...

    Yeah, there are step drills that look like Christmas trees, which are OK for some sheet metal work, and there are step drills that look like a regular jobber style drill bit, except they have a small...
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