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    that took away $300 a week free money. When...

    that took away $300 a week free money.

    When the USA is belly up we can borrow some money, and pay China to take it.

    North Korea has the right policy, If you don't work, then you don't eat
    and...
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    QT: Year 1, $10.78 Year 2, $12.50 Year 3,...

    QT:
    Year 1, $10.78
    Year 2, $12.50
    Year 3, $14.23
    Year 4, $16.17
    Journeyworker $21.56

    I think add about 5 bucks to each.
    $10 for the college or high school part-time worker that you may have...
  3. just for ballpark, you might lay in two sheets of...

    just for ballpark, you might lay in two sheets of copy paper (.006 or so - .15M) and bring the caps to one or two fingers tight. Make front and back the same to a feeler gauge check as a starting...
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    If the apprentice is suggesting something simple...

    If the apprentice is suggesting something simple like cutting a thread at a higher speed. I did that, I could cut threads at near half the normal or expected time...and safely.

    Young eyes and...
  5. A self-priming gear pump being set with a loop in...

    A self-priming gear pump being set with a loop in the line so as to not run dry might be the ticket
    self priming gear pump - Bing images
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    The owner and an experienced worker should...

    The owner and an experienced worker should discuss the suggestion to determine if safe for the work, machine, and people, then proceed.
    just breaking a tool bit can cause unexpected injury.
    It is...
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    For some kinds of work the ends take the most...

    For some kinds of work the ends take the most punishment. A look at the wear land with a loop might confirm this.

    With finding this is the case one might cut the number of cycles (parts cut) a...
  8. Thread: Direction

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    Direction? turn left at the light, go three miles...

    Direction? turn left at the light, go three miles that way, and stop when you see a cop to ask him where it is.

    You can't seem to follow much of the rules eh ?....about having a proper title
    ...
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    Owners? My buddy Donny broke into grinding at a...

    Owners?
    My buddy Donny broke into grinding at a substantial grinding shop that made well-known special cutting tools. The owner ran the whole shop with no coolant allowed on his grinders, mostly...
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    As small as they make cutters..3/8 and 1/4"...

    As small as they make cutters..3/8 and 1/4" common with the speeds and feeds right for the size.

    Yes, flute depth. losing flute rake angle needs to be considered.

    Having a dozen, all the same,...
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    Agree 100% with that, wheel going through a...

    Agree 100% with that, wheel going through a through hole. Perhaps a 4 jaw set on the magnet, or some kind of collet holder or a V block

    I have not used a mag chuck in this way..but my buddy Rick...
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    And also prove that it is not a good idea, where...

    And also prove that it is not a good idea, where you might have the I don't want to attitude.

    I have and do work with owners who have that attitude, and workers just abide with a dumb way of doing...
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    You could give him a copy of "How To run A...

    You could give him a copy of "How To run A lathe"

    1919 How to Run a Lathe - South Bend Lathe Works - 1919 - reprint | eBay


    *But he may have a good idea so do consider what he wants to do.
  14. Back when my buddy was alive we would do that...

    Back when my buddy was alive we would do that just as an excuse for a road trip.
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    looks like an inverted V block holder. Perhaps...

    looks like an inverted V block holder. Perhaps for a dresser/diamond bar holder of sorts. (?)

    What does the lever do? raise the jack?

    The preset height could be the height of the wheel center...
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    Young people want to buck the rule and prove...

    Young people want to buck the rule and prove their something, often a high cost.
    We have that at the deer blind company, most every new guy makes the same mistakes because doing something seems...
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    Wade 8A SOLD darn...I will kick myself for...

    Wade 8A
    SOLD
    darn...I will kick myself for missing this one.
    Did a PM guy buy it?
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    This was a beautiful machine, equal to Rivett's...

    This was a beautiful machine, equal to Rivett's 8-inch Precision and 608 models for attention to detail and quality of fit and finish and an advance in terms of rigidity and capacity for rapid metal...
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    Taking a small part like a tool bit to the...

    Taking a small part like a tool bit to the comparator to check angle is Ok but a larger part perhaps on the mill can't be easily taken off, checked and then placed back on the mill with not taking a...
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    QI:Could you elaborate on the last two pieces for...

    QI:Could you elaborate on the last two pieces for me (checking squareness and screw threads)?

    Checking a part for it being square can be done with a surface gauge and an indicator. Even a...
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    Handy for setups is a set of angle parallels...

    Handy for setups is a set of angle parallels including a 1,2,3,4.5* along with the 5, 10, 15, and such.

    Students might make them. A surface grinder parting wheel can cut then from perhaps 1/4"...
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    Nice lathe: Wade 8A Toolmaker's Lathe...

    Nice lathe:
    Wade 8A Toolmaker's Lathe
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    Usually, you set a sine bar to the angle and the...

    Usually, you set a sine bar to the angle and the error is to your setup or the ability on your machine.
    JoBlocks are near exact, and if you don't have joBlocks then you grind your own gauge block to...
  24. Thanks, Mike, now we/I know what we are talking...

    Thanks, Mike, now we/I know what we are talking about.
    The RO would be a good choice for such work...better than a Surface grinder.
    Small footprint, easy to move about. motorized work head, swing...
  25. I still don't know what micro tools you are using...

    I still don't know what micro tools you are using or what alteration you need to make

    but here is The RO grinder.
    150599 SENECA FALLS (ROYAL OAK) FORM RELIEVING GRINDER - YouTube
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