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    Car auto trannies use a much flatter /more...

    Car auto trannies use a much flatter /more compact thrust bearings with needle rollers in them....But I suppose the carving is done .
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    Harley got big on the rising tide....now they can...

    Harley got big on the rising tide....now they can get small again as the tide goes out........nothing wrong with that..............I remember some years ago Cat nearly went bust......financial ...
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    Yep,as I said before.....boss gives you a $10...

    Yep,as I said before.....boss gives you a $10 raise ,thats $10 for you.......then everyone else wants a $10 raise,costs boss $500+ state employment taxes+extras a week more,if he then refuses any...
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    Turco used to make some very effective chemicals...

    Turco used to make some very effective chemicals for dip cleaning......granted they will be a lot less effective today....try Turco.
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    Looks like a bran-new diesel injector nozzle...

    Looks like a bran-new diesel injector nozzle tester...........nice score if it is ,the gauge should be reading up to around 4000psi,300atm,300 bar,who knows how many megapascals........must be worth...
  6. A little while ago,I got a Parkanson hydraulic...

    A little while ago,I got a Parkanson hydraulic lift and feed 12x12 bandsaw for very little...beautiful machine.......the owners says.....the guys cant use it ,because its got no digtal readout or...
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    I have used gasoline engine compressors for...

    I have used gasoline engine compressors for sandblasting....and they are thirsty........also had a Lincoln 400 welder with a Mercury engine........when I was a teen ,I could still buy a new WW2...
  8. Yes ,the blade lifts on the return stroke ......I...

    Yes ,the blade lifts on the return stroke ......I have a Racine Oilcut which had power downfeed too,all it does is strips and breaks blades.Anyhoo,a bandsaw is 10 times better,on blade...
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    A realistic barking dog noise hooked up to a...

    A realistic barking dog noise hooked up to a motion sensor works OK too,with opportunist thieves........just be economical on the barking...if your setup is way out in the sticks ,I know that a super...
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    I would guess that there is a pair of Indian...

    I would guess that there is a pair of Indian 641/741 military model wheels there.....couldnt find my copy of "The Iron Redskin",but I reckon Im right.Current value of the wheels here would be $600...
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    if I was to set out due east,next land I would...

    if I was to set out due east,next land I would see would be the coast of Chile.Or maybe run out of fuel...Although a Gardner powered boat has crossed the Pacific non stop some years ago.
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    Money cant buy happiness.....but it can buy a...

    Money cant buy happiness.....but it can buy a nice boat,which is near enough.
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    Down the alley from my shop was a Spanish...

    Down the alley from my shop was a Spanish gentleman who fixed older expensive ,prestige cars for owners who had no money......this was the kind of bodge he specialized in......and the monumental...
  14. Sure sign of neglect......I have a hammer driver...

    Sure sign of neglect......I have a hammer driver unit.....if that wont work,drill the holes,then take the pins out.I suspect your machines engine was run out of oil through laziness..........anyway ...
  15. OK,......first ,do you know F.W.Hercus is still...

    OK,......first ,do you know F.W.Hercus is still in business,the saw is a lot more modern than you think,and Hercus' may have a PDF of a parts and assy drawing...Second,the pump works on soluble oil...
  16. The 3ph 7.5hp motor likely had a star delta...

    The 3ph 7.5hp motor likely had a star delta starter,and the start current was not much greater than FL .Although most suppliers allow 10 hp DOL,its not often used.
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    The 1986 Ford was a Mazda.....the 2006 is built...

    The 1986 Ford was a Mazda.....the 2006 is built in Thailand.....and I do mean everything.......electrics ,fuel injection ,tyres ,everything.I bought it specifically because it was the last mechanical...
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    There is a simple cure....erect a tariff wall...

    There is a simple cure....erect a tariff wall against all goods from low labor cost countries......equalize the cost of all manufactures in the market......Return of tariffs is a certainty ,the...
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    Simple ...happens everywhere ...failed political...

    Simple ...happens everywhere ...failed political friends are rewarded by high paid positions in the bureaucracy.....support the EU,and be guaranteed a big office and a big paypacket in Brussles ,or...
  20. The system is a plunger pump ,a lift cylinder and...

    The system is a plunger pump ,a lift cylinder and a bleed screw......first ,fix all the packing glands and piston buckets......glands will be asbestos string,buckets ,leather........the fluid is...
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    I have a 2006 diesel Courier (Ranger),and there...

    I have a 2006 diesel Courier (Ranger),and there is not a spot of rust in it....In fact they are really good for rust now ,as the makers are forced to guarantee 5 years no rust,and consequently under...
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    If you bring it round to my shed,Ill do a long...

    If you bring it round to my shed,Ill do a long term review on it......for a very modest fee.....what can you say.its a Triumph 2000,same as the one I bought new in 1979.and I think the same machine...
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    Ford Mercury blocks are worth a lot now ,if they...

    Ford Mercury blocks are worth a lot now ,if they are OK.
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    Might be stainless rods.....Ive got similar tins...

    Might be stainless rods.....Ive got similar tins of eutectic rods that are 310 type stainless..........although .with such a fancy closure,I might suspect aluminium rods............which soak up...
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    Daveys Salvage and Antiques.......looks like he...

    Daveys Salvage and Antiques.......looks like he sells lots of legs ,judging by the legless sewing machines.........still,he gave it a go.....more than a lot would.
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