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    The rod end of the hydraulic cylinder will travel...

    The rod end of the hydraulic cylinder will travel faster then the piston end due to the fact the rod within the cylinder will decrease the volume of oil within the cylinder (less oil needed to travel...
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    In most cases there should be a wiring diagram...

    In most cases there should be a wiring diagram attached to the interior sheet metal.
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    Fan is most likely the source of the noise. The...

    Fan is most likely the source of the noise. The transformer is a shunt type control, dam near Bullitt proof design.
    The Idealarc was offered as a AC or AC/DC output, almost always the problem is...
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    Timken claims we should see no difference in...

    Timken claims we should see no difference in quality from there now shuttered American bearing plant and there China operations
    Sorry Timken, I just don't believe it. This was all about Timken...
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    We have been surfacing large Caterpillar heads...

    We have been surfacing large Caterpillar heads with our Kearney Treckers for years. worked great.
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    For what it's worth. Indexing is a pain in the...

    For what it's worth. Indexing is a pain in the rear. if your generally cutting 8 foot sheets then buy a table that can handle 8 foot sheets. If your work requires any real precision cut lines then...
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    The old P&H where fair welders, we had a couple...

    The old P&H where fair welders, we had a couple of them years ago. a hundred bucks would be fair, you could pull the head on the engine and check it out, if its only been 2 months I would drought...
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    As long as the curtain has the shade level...

    As long as the curtain has the shade level protection you are looking for you can go with any color you like.
  9. Dose anyone have a experience with GMC 1660HD lathe?

    Does anyone have any experience with a GMC machine tool company 1640 HD Large spindle bore lathe.
    It's a china import. And of course the importer raves about how great is is.
    The cost is fair for a...
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    I have no idea about the Lotos, that said my...

    I have no idea about the Lotos, that said my welding suppler has a giant pile of cheap plasma cutters that have passed away.
    When a customer brings a dead odd brand plasma into the store for...
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    It's anyone's guess about the twist lock plug,...

    It's anyone's guess about the twist lock plug, the motor is clearly 220 Volt, single phase.
    On single phase applications some times 4 pole plugs are used. two legs are hot 120/120, one leg is common...
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    Same here 60"x120", 16 Ga very common. shear it...

    Same here 60"x120", 16 Ga very common. shear it in the middle.
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    Not a problem, we run Lincoln DC 250 constant...

    Not a problem, we run Lincoln DC 250 constant voltage power sources with dual feeders and Miller shop masters with dual feeders.
    The way there set up is whatever gun trigger is used it closes the...
  14. Not sure if this will help, but try a web search...

    Not sure if this will help, but try a web search for Minn-par. they have a massive Allis inventory.
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    I been in this business my entire life, actually...

    I been in this business my entire life, actually my family been involved with machine work since around 1918. That said in all this time I have only seen 5 Greaves driven dividing heads ever, and two...
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    Are you looking for an actual Greaves dividing...

    Are you looking for an actual Greaves dividing head that is driven or just a standard dividing head that is the correct size for your table.
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    Yes, I have seen all those. Just attempting to...

    Yes, I have seen all those. Just attempting to find someone out there that had or has a Greaves with the driven dividing head.
    Fabricating missing pieces should not a problem for the most part, it...
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    Cincinnati Greaves Mill question

    We purchased a Cincinnati Greaves universal mill from a university lab that appears to have never been used or used very little, In other words it looks brand new. It came with a Greaves dividing...
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    Greaves H-2 universal milling machine

    We just purchased a Greaves H2 universal, it came out of a lab and is in very good condition. We have primarily Bridgeports, Kearney Treckers and Kondias in our manual mills fleet.
    I have never seen...
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    Me too, all our smaller 8' 14 ga squaring shears...

    Me too, all our smaller 8' 14 ga squaring shears use D-2. Lasts for years before flipping , we use 4 edge blades.
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    I don't go to a lot of Auction/sales but in the...

    I don't go to a lot of Auction/sales but in the last couple of years most have been in the the Bay area.
    Kind of different from the standard old time machine shops but still sad all the same....
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    Wow, that's wild, In Northern Cal, I cannot think...

    Wow, that's wild, In Northern Cal, I cannot think of any scrap yard that would take any high pressure cylinder for scrap that still have remaining gas in them. Unless it was hidden within other...
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    Our Caterpillar fork lifts are built by...

    Our Caterpillar fork lifts are built by Mitsubishi and badged Caterpillar, we purchase replacement alternators from Wilson a supplier to O -Reilly's auto parts about 70 bucks. you may want to see...
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    In regards to the Lincoln did you have erratic...

    In regards to the Lincoln did you have erratic short arc and bird nesting? We purchased a couple 256's, the Lincoln wire guns where flat garbage, We built custom adapters to allow the use of Tweco...
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    Use extreme caution when transfilling any...

    Use extreme caution when transfilling any cylinder that is not design rated for pressure that would exceed the maximum transfill pressure. Never use scrap yard cylinders for anything high pressure,...
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