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  1. The cylinders have enough volume moving during...

    The cylinders have enough volume moving during use to self purge.If the pump is not a submerged unit,some types will suck air around the shaft seal when they harden or wear.It is a low pressure area...
  2. My old 1924 Dalton Combination had a fairly long...

    My old 1924 Dalton Combination had a fairly long thread chart but included metric combinations also.Lucky for me it came with a complete set of gears.
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    Sorry I missed the part where you don't have a...

    Sorry I missed the part where you don't have a mill.But this is the perfect excuse to buy one!

    Don't know what the used equipment situation is like there but from where I am in NE Fla,I could...
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    You can buy China gear cutters(not hobs) on E-Bay...

    You can buy China gear cutters(not hobs) on E-Bay cheap.The quality may not be the greatist but probably way better than a hand ground fly cutter.Being multi tooth would cut easier.

    Don't over...
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    You can buy a roll of .001 shim stock cheap from...

    You can buy a roll of .001 shim stock cheap from McMaster and cut to length as needed.
    I keep a roll in my cart for setting grippers on the presses.
  6. We removed a 2 color,4 color and a 6 color Mehele...

    We removed a 2 color,4 color and a 6 color Mehele presses out of our old plant on pipe rollers , had to make a couple of 90 deg turns to get them out side.Had a problem crushing the pipe if they got...
  7. Our plant has less than 200 ppl.They started...

    Our plant has less than 200 ppl.They started letting each shift off 15min. early still on the clock,have to be out of the plant before the next shift.Each shift parks and enters at a different...
  8. My old Rockford mill has what I believe is...

    My old Rockford mill has what I believe is original dividing head.No name just some pn's on the individual parts.
    I think that a lot of the old oddball DH's were made by the milling machine...
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    I had to do a bunch of one inch hexes in Delrin...

    I had to do a bunch of one inch hexes in Delrin with a push broach,no problem.
    Had to do some 20mm hexes a little while ago and didn't have a broach.One of my shop mates made a guide and routed...
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    I used to go to the DRMO auctions at NAS Jax...

    I used to go to the DRMO auctions at NAS Jax years ago when they held live auctions.They kept most of the machinery outside.
    However one year they built a large building for inside storage.I thought...
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    Our 15" Regal has the part no. stamped on the...

    Our 15" Regal has the part no. stamped on the compound gib, don't know if the c/slide does.If your gibs do then maybe a way to check the E-Bay ones.
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    To bad you don't really need a lathe that size.If...

    To bad you don't really need a lathe that size.If you had the need and didn't have it,then that sheds a different light on things.
    A lathe of that quality when put back together would cost way more...
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    My Wells Index mill came with an Erickson QC 30...

    My Wells Index mill came with an Erickson QC 30 spindle.The nut was missing but lucked into two new ones on E-Bay.

    While looking for the nuts I saw quite a few B/Port Erickson QC spindles for...
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    Quite a few people interchange ideal and idea.I...

    Quite a few people interchange ideal and idea.I loose focus on what people are trying say when they do that.
  15. When I got my first stent the doc recomended a...

    When I got my first stent the doc recomended a sleep study.Like some mentioned the bed and room was terrible.No way could I sleep and wondered how they could get any meaningful results.

    Diagnosed...
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    EPAII I have one just like that.It was made in...

    EPAII I have one just like that.It was made in India.I didn't expect much because the price was only about 50.00.
    I was surprised it is as good as the Mitutoyo the company has.
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    The only metric ones I have seen usen change...

    The only metric ones I have seen usen change gears.Imperial screw even threads engage on any line,odd on any number,half on the same no.I think,and when cutting metric don't disengage the half nut.We...
  18. As long as the ram has ample guide bushings and...

    As long as the ram has ample guide bushings and the tie rods are adequate should be all right for light duty use.At least you can swap out about any bottle jack if the one in it fails.
  19. Our co. started letting each shift off 15 min...

    Our co. started letting each shift off 15 min early and each shift using a different entrance and no using the finger tip reader punch in.
    Since I have a 15 min commute and light traffic I could...
  20. We got our letters today and they are like...

    We got our letters today and they are like mrsshoots says, signed by the CEO.


    So I think the manager/ceo/president of your company would draft and sign the letter and give contact info.
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    Hard to tell from the pictures but the screen is...

    Hard to tell from the pictures but the screen is about 10" above the bottom of the tank.I was thinking the screen may be to fine but since it is vertical I'm thinking the particulate will tend to...
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    The ss screen over the holes is very fine and I...

    The ss screen over the holes is very fine and I will have a very strong magnet in the front part.The fluid path will dump on the sloped plate and roll over the magnet then will reverse and go up to...
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    I have run into a lot of the import collets where...

    I have run into a lot of the import collets where the last few threads are rough and had to run a tap thru to clean up.

    It's kinda like during heat treat they got rough or were never finished to...
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    Coolant tank

    Here are some pictures of the tank,all I have to do now is find out what the heck I did with the motor! 282625282626282627282630
  25. Regarding zinc plated roofing,my grandmothers...

    Regarding zinc plated roofing,my grandmothers house was built in the early 20's with a steep pitched galvanized roof.To this day I don't think it has ever been replaced,maybe painted once.

    My...
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