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    Not Chris, but your machine has a NEC PC98 inside...

    Not Chris, but your machine has a NEC PC98 inside it, not a "pc". A PC9801UV I would guess to be specific.
    Its a proprietory japanese standard machine with no relation to what everyone else calls a...
  2. k machinery, worth a call to see if they have the...

    k machinery, worth a call to see if they have the kev variant also?
    Makino, KE-55, CNC Vertical Miller | Used Machinery.bz

    I have found rebuy agents in japan shipping for sodick parts, the only...
  3. https://blog.tapatalk.com/?p=555

    https://blog.tapatalk.com/?p=555
  4. You should watch this....

    You should watch this.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iUTTjSdBRrE#t=190
  5. What your talking about in server protection in...

    What your talking about in server protection in general is known as a honeypot. You put a machine out somewhere it'll be found before the sensitive things, and monitor it. New attackers get in your...
  6. On the no location field, human nature being what...

    On the no location field, human nature being what it is, you could probably filter on the information fields and only reject the ones that bother. The bots are usually 100% compliant to try and get...
  7. Thats cool, do what works for you, its a relief...

    Thats cool, do what works for you, its a relief isnt it? The three fulltime volunteer mods on the forum I oversee were wilting with the load before and afterwards its like the calm of the storm.
    ...
  8. I just opened the code for the sign up form up in...

    I just opened the code for the sign up form up in a text editor and hacked in by hand a extra text question field "Is a valve A) a type of cake, b) something dogs do or C) part of a engine", didn't...
  9. If you use a standard component of VB to do your...

    If you use a standard component of VB to do your anti spam, it wont work. As then coding around that roadblock becomes a priority for spamming all vb forums and significant programming resources and...
  10. Lots of nice tin hat theories, but its much...

    Lots of nice tin hat theories, but its much simpler in reality. I wasn't going to post on pm again being one of the "wacko home shop types responsible for ruining the forum" but I just bought a...
  11. I'm not concerned about breaking the rack, I've...

    I'm not concerned about breaking the rack, I've got spares of that section anyway as this isn't my first of this model. My concern is the T slot that holds the toolpost itself on the top of the...
  12. Would you wind a 1/2" or larger d.o.c cut into...

    Would you wind a 1/2" or larger d.o.c cut into bms on your boring bar and just send it in?
  13. Thread: concentricity

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    If you have a DRO on the bport its easier, for...

    If you have a DRO on the bport its easier, for that I would mount a subplate on the table, then seperately clamp the cylinder end on and have at it with the centre finder, lay it out with bolt circle...
  14. I have a multifix toolholder with the morse taper...

    I have a multifix toolholder with the morse taper sleeve adapter in it, but its intended for morse taper shank boring bars rather than tailstock drill work as that is what is shown in their...
  15. When I've had really stubbon iron fittings that...

    When I've had really stubbon iron fittings that have resisted the teflon treatment etc. I have actually reverted back to winding in hemp flax and the associated thread sealing paste and for those...
  16. I'm not sure how useful this info will be to you...

    I'm not sure how useful this info will be to you or if they are common stateside, but I have a cat40 taper universal mill, its a ARNO, and I believe their range either came in 40 or 50 series tooling...
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    I lifted the rigid arm off my bp series1 boss...

    I lifted the rigid arm off my bp series1 boss knee mill with a backhoe (wouldn't fit through the low access door to my lair without). You'd have to trust the person with the sticks in their hand to...
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    And my point was if the major diameter of the rod...

    And my point was if the major diameter of the rod to be die cut was too large and not = the major diameter of the thread, the die wouldn't start or be problematic to do so.

    Pete, wish I'd thought...
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    "Talking of screws the major diameter for screws...

    "Talking of screws the major diameter for screws is determined by the thread tips."
    http://www.gewinde-normen.de/en/images/thread.gif
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    Are you sure you have the major diameter of the...

    Are you sure you have the major diameter of the piece right for that thread? If so, try a long chamfer onto the threaded area, sometimes it lets crap dies start and work anyway. If not and its...
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    I dont know what fitment your fixed machines are,...

    I dont know what fitment your fixed machines are, but you can get a sensitive feed quill to fit qt40 spindles. I just got outbid on one for my Arno mill as nothing I have has a quill apart from my...
  22. There is a bmep limit to the roller bearings,...

    There is a bmep limit to the roller bearings, above certain cylinder pressures they brinnell the races and destroy the running surfaces. I know this for first hand fact as I've seen the dimpled dents...
  23. Peter, can you not rent one to give it a trial?...

    Peter, can you not rent one to give it a trial? Report back as the guinea pig.

    My wife is always on at me to buy her a smaller one to clean the windows and crap, if I thought it might have...
  24. Meanwhile in the real world I know someone who...

    Meanwhile in the real world I know someone who details motorcycles for a living, and he just came back from lidl's with 30 battery electric detailers (all they had in stock) on a special offer, to...
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    Fake bearings in the supply chain is another...

    Fake bearings in the supply chain is another problem, skf and others have pages on their sites about how to spot a fake so buying on brand, especially off ebay, isn't the guarantee of sucess but if...
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