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    Have you checked the spindle radial play.If more...

    Have you checked the spindle radial play.If more than about.001 I would consider adjusting the front spindle Box.
    If you have never done it ,the spindle box is split and has a stack of shims that...
  2. I live on a hill and had lighting strike about...

    I live on a hill and had lighting strike about 200 ft from my house,it blew a 8" oak out of the ground and split it to where it looked like a blooming onion.
    So i had a system put on my 3800 sq ft...
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    shars.com - Indexable Cutting Tools...

    shars.com - Indexable Cutting Tools
    Cheap but decent holders
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    I've searched before and have never found one. I...

    I've searched before and have never found one.
    I had one that I think that someone made from a larger like 1 1/8 or 1 1/4"
  5. McMaster-Carr...

    McMaster-Carr

    McMaster stocks carbon rods.

    I would grind and braze or use a nickel electrode and weld.
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    I replaced the 25hp DC motor with a 25hp Ac. It...

    I replaced the 25hp DC motor with a 25hp Ac. It runs thru a geared spindle and have never
    had an issue with power at low or any rpm, also the CSS still works.

    It worked so well that I had 2...
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    I had a 80's Mori with a 25hp DC spindle drive...

    I had a 80's Mori with a 25hp DC spindle drive that I had spent about 12G
    trying to keep running over about a 3 year period. Had it converted to an AC VFD ,New AC motor and a Teco Westinghouse...
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    The collet is adjusted too tight. Back off the...

    The collet is adjusted too tight. Back off the adjustment Ring.
    Always adjust it by hand before running under power. It should run with it
    pretty snug. Clean Belt and Pulleys of any oil/grease....
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    I've done it the same way many times. No need...

    I've done it the same way many times.
    No need for a fancy Boring/facing Head
  10. Ball screw worn Ball Screw Thrust Bearing. Is...

    Ball screw worn
    Ball Screw Thrust Bearing.
    Is the part out of balance sense it is a forging
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    Like #3 above but I use a strip of sanding belt...

    Like #3 above but I use a strip of sanding belt .Put the woven side next to part oil good .Set jaws with a center in tailstock.
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    Bump Anyone?

    Bump Anyone?
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    I have one of the Gismos and the first time that...

    I have one of the Gismos and the first time that I used it I cut the pressure down but
    it pulled the threads out of the little T nut.
    I just use Pins that are a nice slip fit in the bolt Holes and...
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    Anyone doing Boronizing or having it done.

    I have a tool steel part about 65HRC that my customer is considering having Boronized.
    Anyone doing it or having anything done. Or does anyone have a good reliable vendor.
    Would it be better to...
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    Mori Seiki TL5 CNC Lathe - $10500 (Hurst) - heavy...

    Mori Seiki TL5 CNC Lathe - $10500 (Hurst) - heavy equipment - by owner - sale

    Very good condition. Not too far from you.
    I've held .0002 and a 4 RMS on Beryllium copper Bushings.
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    This is a slant bed and have had no problem with...

    This is a slant bed and have had no problem with the chip control.
    It is a real work horse ready to go to work under power.
    It's defiantly not a Hobby machine or one you would want in a small...
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    Mori Seki TL5 CNC Lathe

    14" X 75" CNC Lathe

    Mori Seiki TL5 CNC Lathe - $10,500 (Hurst)

    Good condition Under power

    Mori Seiki TL-5 Computer and BTR for storing and loading programs
    1982-84 ?
    Fanuc 6T
  18. Check the belt.

    Check the belt.
  19. Match them up and list on Ebay and here at a...

    Match them up and list on Ebay and here at a reasonable price.
    I bought a set not too long ago off Ebay. I dbl check with wires and thread mikes.
    It's kind of hard to wear out a plug gauge.
    Not...
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    I do the same thing but usually make my own...

    I do the same thing but usually make my own Pads.Then if you have any run-out you can shim very easy. They can be used soft or case hardened very easy.
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    No we didn't pay in advance. The leasing co would...

    No we didn't pay in advance. The leasing co would send a threating letter and at one point I think that we were ready to let it go back, but
    every shop that we knew had machines leased so there...
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    Lease probably easier to get than a bank loan....

    Lease probably easier to get than a bank loan. Also easier terms and just
    easier to deal with than a Bank..

    I'm in the camp of Keeping everything cash if possible.
    Around 79 I leased a 90K...
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    Run a stone at about 45deg to dull a little....

    Run a stone at about 45deg to dull a little. Don't ream any more than .005.
    run slow feed fast, use cutting oil.
    If that doesn't work run spindle backwards and hold a hard stone against it to make...
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    The county that we live in will not allow any new...

    The county that we live in will not allow any new septic systems because of the clay
    in our soil.
    They allow only Aerobic systems and they run around 10K for a complete system.
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    I have a Atlas Copco and haven't had a problem.

    I have a Atlas Copco and haven't had a problem.
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