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    I just don't understand the $3500 or it goes for...

    I just don't understand the $3500 or it goes for scrap sales pitch?
    Why not start at $200 above scrap price and go down from there?
    Scrap price is also based on the weight at the scrap yard! ...
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    Jpinno, Can you pull the whole cover plate and...

    Jpinno,
    Can you pull the whole cover plate and see if it comes apart from the inside?
    These puzzles are no fun, I usually do things the hard way until the easy way is revealed.
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    John Nash, Welcome to the club! Your acceptance...

    John Nash,
    Welcome to the club! Your acceptance letter from the queen will be arriving shortly.
    I don’t have a manual for that model but hopefully someone here will.
    Your machine is relatively...
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    At a guess it looks like it may be 4' x 8'? ...

    At a guess it looks like it may be 4' x 8'?
    Check out the Forster Welding system tables and the range of clamping fixtures. The setup would be very similar if you used this as a welding table.
    I...
  5. 263991263992263993263994 Some shop help for...

    263991263992263993263994

    Some shop help for the small and larger jobs.
    My new grinder caddy with five stations and each grinder has its own retractable cord reel.
    I made two and the second one...
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    NSK bearings, value and for sale?

    I have two new in the box bearings. Still sealed in the plastic, 6316dduc3
    NU 319EMC3E, one of each.
    After a quick search I found the NU bearing priced at over $1000.
    What is a reasonable price...
  7. Well, you are not trying very hard. Eisele make...

    Well, you are not trying very hard.
    Eisele make a great machine, I have two semi auto ferrous machines and they are very good.
    Can’t speak to anything else as I have not used any other brands.
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    What is the width of the dovetail at its widest?

    What is the width of the dovetail at its widest?
  9. The gears for the K&T DH are for a larger unit, I...

    The gears for the K&T DH are for a larger unit, I have a set for my #2 DH and they are smaller. The largest would be the same as the largest gear in the smaller stack.
    That is a nice collection of...
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    FS Mitutoyo 572-132 30” scale NIB

    As the title says, new never used 572-132 30” scale.
    $85 plus shipping and it is packed in a tube ready to go.
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    Tracers run on very low oil pressure, not much...

    Tracers run on very low oil pressure, not much good for anything except a tracer.
    I think mine is only 180 to 220 psi.
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    Got the cable done and tested it on my machine. ...

    Got the cable done and tested it on my machine.
    All lights cycled and then the power light came on! It was charging just fine at 28 volts.
    It needs to see a voltage before it will send power...
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    Thanks for a very good reply. So when it is...

    Thanks for a very good reply.
    So when it is done it will be a light duty mill or still just accurate boring?

    It does seem to me that if you doubled the motor rpm you would achieve the speed...
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    Just curious is this machine retrofit for...

    Just curious is this machine retrofit for yourself or a customer or for sale after it is complete?
    It seems such a shame to trash all that fine work for a bit of a bump in speed?
    What will be the...
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    I use soluble oil in both my cold saws and they...

    I use soluble oil in both my cold saws and they see quite a bit of regular use.
    I was recently quite amazed at the blade life when cutting some parts for a big job. I was gang cutting five pieces...
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    Thank for the replies. It does have a...

    Thank for the replies.
    It does have a transformer and so I will test it by hooking it to the batteries.
    There is no name anywhere on the unit so I have not been able to google it for any extra...
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    OT 24 volt battery charger testing

    I acquired a 24 volt forklift battery charger, or it looks like a forklift charger but it is quite small.
    It has an Anderson receptacle built into the main housing which was a bit of a clue.
    I...
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    I wouldn’t worry too much about the electrical as...

    I wouldn’t worry too much about the electrical as it could be any one of several things. The coolant pump motor working is a good sign. Another reason for a lower price, not being able to hear the...
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    Shop teach, Careful with that machine the cross...

    Shop teach,
    Careful with that machine the cross feed handle appears to be broken off and is not visible in the photo's. No telling what other damage occurred during the mishap. Combine that with the...
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    You can buy a re-groove tool, have a look at...

    You can buy a re-groove tool, have a look at those online.
    I used a V shaped tool so I would get nice crisp edges.
    I also lightly filed the face as my wedge was so old it was not flat anymore. ...
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    GMach10, Yes you can wear out a metal driver,...

    GMach10,
    Yes you can wear out a metal driver, the face does have only so many hits before it fatigues and cracks. Usually they are scuffed and worn and replaced before that happens. I have cracked...
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    Plastic, I am aware of the rule of thumb....

    Plastic,
    I am aware of the rule of thumb.
    Turnworks posted that he would use 40 amps for .063 material so I tried a lower amperage.
    I fusion weld 1/8” material with 100 amps and it comes out...
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    Finally did some more tig welds. Photos show...

    Finally did some more tig welds.
    Photos show the fit up and then one of the welds.
    The gas lens does a good job on the flat but I had more trouble with the fillet welds, much easier with the...
  24. There are a few downsides to a gravity feed gun....

    There are a few downsides to a gravity feed gun. The weight of it full is just one, next is the limitation of the spray angle. No spraying the underside of a cabinet interior, you must flip the...
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    I haven't had a chance to try out any techniques...

    I haven't had a chance to try out any techniques yet.
    I will get a gas lens to see the difference. I have been doing more and more tig so it is time to invest and get better.

    Thanks for all the...
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