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    That's only if you're lucky. I was on a job last...

    That's only if you're lucky. I was on a job last February where a man was killed when a hose broke. Simplex jacks, total capacity 500 tons, hose connecting them broke. 24 year old father of two dead...
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    Indicate and if possible, fixture from the...

    Indicate and if possible, fixture from the undamaged end. Then make the new work match the old. This will likely take longer but the results tend to be worth it.
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    Good luck on finding one that likes people who...

    Good luck on finding one that likes people who try to impress with words that they do not understand. Circumcise comes to mind. If you had looked in the metrology forum instead of trying to find a...
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    You have never cited a single fact in your...

    You have never cited a single fact in your ridiculous replies to posts from people who work in the power generation industry. You can't even conform to the location requirement. Until you have...
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    A really great post, explains the issue...

    A really great post, explains the issue perfectly, except for one thing. What is the home grown made up word "foundational" supposed to mean?
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    :icon_bs:"Form fault"? WTF are you talking about?...

    :icon_bs:"Form fault"? WTF are you talking about? The only results of a search for "form fault" is when a Datamax printer does not index the print, specifically a label.
    It does not matter of...
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    They are not reducing capital cost, they are...

    They are not reducing capital cost, they are increasing it. My utility, Tucson Electric, Has just dropped $200,000,000.00 because of these wonderful renewables. The way the grid system works, if...
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    I agree but that is all it said about bearings...

    I agree but that is all it said about bearings that was remotely applicable. The "cylinder oil of good body" would be about like STP or such so sort of close.
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    I don't have a first edition but my 5th edition...

    I don't have a first edition but my 5th edition from 1919 says:

    "The allowance made for the running fit of the box and shaft is about 0.0005(D+1), In which D is the nominal diameter of the shaft...
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    When castigated about these same kind of junk...

    When castigated about these same kind of junk machine posts Nelson got his panties in his crack, threatened to sue, (he's allegedly some kind of ambulance chaser) and then said he'd start his own...
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    Why would you recommend that POS site? Are you...

    Why would you recommend that POS site? Are you not aware of the history of that site and PM?
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    We did the same. If oil gets on the drum it will...

    We did the same. If oil gets on the drum it will cook into a sticky goo that will give you fits.
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    Like every thing else Carter did it was a clown...

    Like every thing else Carter did it was a clown show.
    Public Policy and Mental Illnesses: Jimmy Carter's Presidential Commission on Mental Health

    It helped no one but the special interest whiners...
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    Uh, no. Nothing to do with Reagan or saving...

    Uh, no. Nothing to do with Reagan or saving money.
    Jackson v. Indiana (1972)
    O'Connor v. Donaldson (1975)
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    In addition his numbers are meaningless because...

    In addition his numbers are meaningless because he apparently doesn't know the difference between consumption and capacity. He says global consumption is 15 terawatts. Consumption would be measured...
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    You can't capture what isn't there. That has 4...

    You can't capture what isn't there. That has 4 traction motors. Most have 6 and can't put 4400hp to the rail and been derated to 4,000 hp. If it can't transmit 4400hp with 6 motors then it sure can't...
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    Ooooooh no. You have a bent vertical tube at the...

    Ooooooh no. You have a bent vertical tube at the top of the heel. This what P&H, I believe, called "Tube Lite" boom. It was welded and the entire weldment was then heat treated,(probably stress...
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    Wouldn't a hammer forged barrel have the chamber...

    Wouldn't a hammer forged barrel have the chamber and bore integral? How could they be out .008"? If only the bore was forged then we still need 4 indications to establish concentricity or...
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    You might be right, again, not enough info. He...

    You might be right, again, not enough info. He said he indicated the bore and that establishes 1 axis. He said that then he indicated the chamber and it was out .008". I took that to mean one...
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    Doesn't matter what black magic system he used if...

    Doesn't matter what black magic system he used if his numbers are accurate. You cannot compare concentricity of two cylinders with less than 4 indications. If the chamber's indications are...
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    Those 3rd world airlines and their pilots...

    Those 3rd world airlines and their pilots again:With Boeing in Cross Hairs, Lion Air Gets a Pass on Poor Safety Record - The New York Times
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    I thought signatures were not allowed here. They...

    I thought signatures were not allowed here. They shouldn't be.
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    The OP has not really given much info. Per his...

    The OP has not really given much info. Per his post he indicated in 3 places total. He had the bore in 2 places so it appears that he considers those 2 correct and a datum for the chamber. BUT, is...
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    WTF could be more "Imperial" than Whitworth? What...

    WTF could be more "Imperial" than Whitworth? What empire , Evil, Galactic, what? This "imperial" BS needs to die, as did the british empire, 70 or so years ago.Any system based on English or inch...
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    Hoorah!!!!

    Hoorah!!!!
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