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  1. 1.61'' = 40.89mm 40mm is a common metric...

    1.61'' = 40.89mm

    40mm is a common metric shank size

    What's the bore dia deep down?
  2. No problem, do that on a HF mini lathe with a...

    No problem, do that on a HF mini lathe with a couple of swiss files to take off the burrs.
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    It wouldn't be for you, would it?

    It wouldn't be for you, would it?
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    Aaaw bugger !

    Aaaw bugger !
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    Looked and couldn't find it ???

    Looked and couldn't find it ???
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    Mine are 3'' plastic drain pipe set in the shop...

    Mine are 3'' plastic drain pipe set in the shop walls - screw on caps (aka rodding eyes / access points) are available.

    IIRC one PMer has gone through 2 walls at the headstock end,...
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    Another for paper cut outs - and put the...

    Another for paper cut outs - and put the headstock end close to the wall, .......and cut a hole in the wall :D
  8. It's not 200psi Mark it's 1000 bar

    It's not 200psi Mark it's 1000 bar
  9. With thanks to Mark Rand and others :) Now we...

    With thanks to Mark Rand and others :)

    Now we have the answer -( I think ;) ) ..........you are using the correct mounting ''female'' fitting

    Because IME pressure gauges with straight threads...
  10. At 500 - 1000 bar (7,350 - 14,700 psig) you...

    At 500 - 1000 bar (7,350 - 14,700 psig) you could be getting the threaded components themselves distorting (I know it won't be much, but neither is your leak??) .......or again possibly ???? the...
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    That looks a nice one - take care taking it apart...

    That looks a nice one - take care taking it apart - to the uninitiated some machine tools have mechanical ''twists'' not seen elsewhere.

    Rule #1 through 10 BE VERY CAREFUL WITH HAMMERS & LEVERS
  12. As have most (if not all) of us .

    As have most (if not all) of us .
  13. I know where you're coming from Ziggy, I was...

    I know where you're coming from Ziggy, I was trying to gently point out to the OP his lack of knowledge of the subject, hopefully helping him not make a complete twat of himself.
  14. Which brass ? (there are many alloys to choose...

    Which brass ? (there are many alloys to choose from)
  15. All my Starrett stuff is old say 50's thro 70's...

    All my Starrett stuff is old say 50's thro 70's including my combination set, which was the last new Starrett tool I saw in the mid 90's that a friend bought new.

    I can only say I was not at all...
  16. What material?

    What material?
  17. Cute as a button (it wouldn't be there long if...

    Cute as a button (it wouldn't be there long if it was in my neighbourhood ;) )

    FYI Goodell-Pratt Bench Lathes 125 & 494 looks - GP's were bought out by Millers Falls (who IME while on the...
  18. IME reworked / conditioned etc etc parts are...

    IME reworked / conditioned etc etc parts are worth at the most 50% of cost of new (folk tend not to pay anymore)

    So we'll take $200 , halve it = $100, out of which has to come machine time,...
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    It's both of them, .......as neither will stop...

    It's both of them, .......as neither will stop sniping at the other, they should both be identically sanctioned as the mod's see fit
  20. A guided boring bar is a possibility, but it will...

    A guided boring bar is a possibility, but it will take a lot of setting up and messing about to make it work, ............and there's every chance stainless will require a completely different set up...
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    Don't buy a Colchester, .........the equivalent...

    Don't buy a Colchester, .........the equivalent sized TOS is many X the machine a ColTri' 2000 will ever be.
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    I knew that hit man was crap, 4Xin internet!...

    I knew that hit man was crap, 4Xin internet! ...if you want a job done properly do it yourself :rolleyes5:
  23. Stellite's no 4Xin joke either.

    Stellite's no 4Xin joke either.
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    I have diamonds as well Ron, but many many moons...

    I have diamonds as well Ron, but many many moons ago I was lucky enough to fid a tin box of all shapes and sizes of fine India and Arkansas stones, ....and while IMHO diamonds have their place stones...
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    Pound to a pinch your tool's not sharp ;- Hone a...

    Pound to a pinch your tool's not sharp ;- Hone a fresh (as in brand new) Vargas or Noga hook with a fine oilstone,(I use white Arkansas and a 8x glass) and keep that hook for plastic.

    Deburring...
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