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    If the tail stock is exactly in alignment with...

    If the tail stock is exactly in alignment with head stock and turning between centers then the carriage would follow the twisted bed and the cut should be good, relatively speaking.

    Op reports a...
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    If bed is twisted and tail stock exact he would...

    If bed is twisted and tail stock exact he would not see this as the tail stock would also be in the twisted position relative to carriage.

    Old school lesson...2 collar test to align tail stock...
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    This should be stupid simple. It trips when...

    This should be stupid simple.

    It trips when plugged in so problem is before switch.

    Start with ohmeter and check each lead at plug to a shiny spot on the cabinet.

    Do this before anything...
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    Yes. We built ours on our car lift bench, head...

    Yes.

    We built ours on our car lift bench, head stock end one side and tail stock end other side.

    Made it easy to work on it.

    When finished fork lift under bed with 2x4 on forks to make less...
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    Also remind the party requesting the work that...

    Also remind the party requesting the work that all of the communications are "discoverable documents".

    Meaning they can be used in any suit.

    So if they are advised it is not safe and the do not...
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    Here are some photos from ours. The Allen...

    Here are some photos from ours.

    The Allen Bradley VFD has a 20 ma loop control output for controlling external devices.

    It can be programmed to output based on load or frequency and we have...
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    We added a foot bar to add a stop function to...

    We added a foot bar to add a stop function to ours so no need to reach over the work.

    Not changing motor was not to keep original but rather lazy and cheap

    The 14.5 was more toward commercial...
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    Guessing that is close. Do NOT change that...

    Guessing that is close.

    Do NOT change that motor unless you need to.

    Ours is 240 vac 3 phase 2 hp and we put an Allen Bradley 3 HP VFD on it.

    We modified the drum switch so it controls "run"...
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    Batteries with some batteries then add some more ...

    Batteries with some batteries then add some more

    Last switch had 10000 amp hours of batteries and has a 1000 amp load, came in handy when generator failed to start.

    Did engineer a solar plant...
  10. Check Wal-Mart on line... Great price on...

    Check Wal-Mart on line...

    Great price on these, tires for scissor lift (10 ply) and commercial mower were best price by far and store pickup means free shipping.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G930A...
  11. Stop... 6 places to stop and have a...

    Stop...

    6 places to stop and have a conversation then additional rounds until all agree.

    Zoning department to confirm what types of buildings and renters are allowed. The prison may limit the...
  12. There are craft cutters that cut films for...

    There are craft cutters that cut films for stickers and posters.

    If a self stick film is available then the mask areas can be cut out and applied.

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    Tesla must be looking for engineers... Past...

    Tesla must be looking for engineers...

    Past life we were facility engineer and between jobs posted resume in assorted places.

    Good job now but still get random recruiter emails for jobs we are...
  14. We did work in an automotive machine shop in high...

    We did work in an automotive machine shop in high school and received a paycheck so we were once a pro...

    Life long radio communications from installation to engineering as well as managing...
  15. What amount of current? Visit local thrift...

    What amount of current?

    Visit local thrift store as they usually have many hanging on the wall.

    Often Dell and other computer ones of odd voltages but usually many 12 volt ones with different...
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    Overspray? Look up "microsprinkler" There...

    Overspray?

    Look up "microsprinkler"

    There are many different versions that have different spray type and matters depending on application

    Some spray 10 ft radius for tree root zone while...
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    In central ca the ag business is king and things...

    In central ca the ag business is king and things like this would be easy there if actual need.

    The university's my be working on something.

    We have not seen nor observed something like this but...
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    Check the oil in the clutch. Our reverse...

    Check the oil in the clutch.

    Our reverse clutch did same.

    Changed to thinner stuff and fixed it.

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  19. Listen to it. The tick and rock should be...

    Listen to it.

    The tick and rock should be consistent timed March.

    If it sounds like it is stuttering where it is fast.slow it is out of beat or not level.

    The interface between pendulum and...
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    Repair that arm. Still hole from front through...

    Repair that arm.

    Still hole from front through to back while clamped well then tap back part for long Allen bolt.

    Possible drill 2 so it cannot twist.

    After proper fitting epoxy it well then...
  21. Know your product and own your client. You can...

    Know your product and own your client.

    You can be sales guy or problem solver.

    A client may have a problem with a power system that can be addressed by your product.

    Try to sell a VFD and it...
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    Trash can... Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G930A...

    Trash can...

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  23. Take out the plate. Held in by the long pipe...

    Take out the plate.

    Held in by the long pipe like object it is hanging on.

    It slides out of the casting.



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  24. Look for a fastener distributor. Google "mid...

    Look for a fastener distributor.

    Google "mid valley distributors" Fresno ca and send them your photos.



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  25. So the top pot is called a trim pot and it...

    So the top pot is called a trim pot and it indicates what happens without it.

    What it seems to be from my reading of the text is a simple adjustment to compensate for whatever value resistor is...
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