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    Deckel S0E frozen filter cover

    I was hoping to get some advice. I picked up an older S0E at an auction recently. I am going through the machine and found that the front cover for the filter housing is stuck.

    From the parts...
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    WTB: Deckel S0E clamping lever

    I am recently picked up a Deckel S0E, and I am in search of one of the Kipp adjustable levers. It is marked DBGM, and is the lever shown in the part pictures below. Appears to be die cast zinc. It...
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    I finished putting a couple coats of BM Super...

    I finished putting a couple coats of BM Super Spec Urethane Alkyd Enamel on the covers yesterday. There is some orange peel, but I think it is an acceptable finish. I am not sure if this paint can...
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    Hi Luke, One more thing you might want to...

    Hi Luke,

    One more thing you might want to check is the wire gauge for the lathe. Especially if it was previously wired for 440 VAC input. I would hope that the wire would be sized for both...
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    Zap921, thank you for the complement. I have a...

    Zap921, thank you for the complement. I have a new appreciation for the guys/gals that do this work. It is very labor intensive and I am still learning a lot, but I am happy with how things are...
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    Hi guys, just a quick update. Progress has been...

    Hi guys, just a quick update. Progress has been pretty slow, however consistent. I have been spending my weekends leveling out the covers and this past weekend, I was able to get my first coat of...
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    Hi Alex, do you have any more information about...

    Hi Alex, do you have any more information about the class in CA? Depending on the location I would be interested. I think last year you hosted one in Petaluma. I found out about it a little too...
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    Hi Zahnrad, I was wondering if you happen to...

    Hi Zahnrad,

    I was wondering if you happen to have the part numbers available for your switches? I would love to run the same setup. :D
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    Hi Jim, You might also be able to get away...

    Hi Jim,

    You might also be able to get away with spraying the covers with a polyester high prime primer - Slick Sand, Feather Fill, Super Build 4:1 or similar, and block sand back down.
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    Hey Daryl, just curious, was your HF purple gun...

    Hey Daryl, just curious, was your HF purple gun coated oil and thread sealant around the fluid nozzle/air cap?
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    Excellent. Thank you!

    Excellent. Thank you!
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    It is long overdue for an update, but I have been...

    It is long overdue for an update, but I have been working on filling and leveling the raw iron. I am hoping to get poly primer on in the coming weeks. I will try to get a couple pictures of the...
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    Welcome! What part of CA are you in? Chicken...

    Welcome! What part of CA are you in? Chicken lips are more easily found out here :). Congrats on the acquisition.
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    I wish I had a good excuse, but I was religiously...

    I wish I had a good excuse, but I was religiously wearing my respirator during the stripping/grinding process good ventilation as well.

    Also Cal, I wasn't able to clean up those numbers on the...
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    Thanks for this. I will have at it some more in...

    Thanks for this. I will have at it some more in the coming days. Side note, I was reading back through some of the old posts in this thread, and realized that I had already asked about the skim...
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    Thanks for the recommendation on the primer. I...

    Thanks for the recommendation on the primer. I actually picked a container of the 3M powdered guide coat when I started the project. Right now, the highs and lows are so obvious I don't think I...
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    I am still in the beginning stages of applying...

    I am still in the beginning stages of applying body filler and I am working to level it down. I have used only Durablock and elbow grease at this point, and most areas are still pretty rough. I...
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    I got started on the body filler last night. I...

    I got started on the body filler last night. I opted just to do a skim coat of Evercoat Rage and start blocking down. I will post some more progress pics after I am further along.
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    I will start applying body filler tonight, and I...

    I will start applying body filler tonight, and I was hoping to get some input for those with more experience. I have both Evercoat Rage Xtreme as well as Evercoat Easy Sand. I am wondering if I...
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    I tested the whole system on a smaller casting to...

    I tested the whole system on a smaller casting to make sure that there wouldn't be any surprises with incompatibility at the end of this journey. The BM has stuck just fine.
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    I have a 7 day window to apply filler without...

    I have a 7 day window to apply filler without sanding, and I intend to use it. After filler, I will block down, and apply a coat of Evercoat Featherfill, than sand that down. Then either another...
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    Thanks for the tip on the gun, gave me an excuse...

    Thanks for the tip on the gun, gave me an excuse to pick up an Iwata LPH50 touch-up gun. I was able to sneak it in under the ways as well, being that the fluid cup swivels 360 degrees and the gun...
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    Daryl, did you use the same gun for epoxy primer,...

    Daryl, did you use the same gun for epoxy primer, high build primer, and base coat?
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    Dang, just checked out that Devilbiss - looks...

    Dang, just checked out that Devilbiss - looks pretty trick. I have an Iwata primer gun (LPH440) that will be using. It is smallish, but not like that. I also have an Iwata airbrush with a 0.5 tip...
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    Well, I spend the evenings during the past week...

    Well, I spend the evenings during the past week to mask off the lathe, and it is getting really close to ready for epoxy. I am hoping to get some advice for the painting process. I will rebuild my...
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