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    are you trying to say "passivating"?

    are you trying to say "passivating"?
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    And it's not a drill, it's a drill press; BIIIIG...

    And it's not a drill, it's a drill press; BIIIIG difference.
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    No idea what a "flame eater" engine is but with...

    No idea what a "flame eater" engine is but with what I know of combustion engine cylinders that is the last material I would have considered. Are you sure this is what you want to do?
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    But does the food taste better from a $45,000...

    But does the food taste better from a $45,000 table?
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    Still waiting for details of "306" stainless.

    Still waiting for details of "306" stainless.
  6. IF you grease it.

    IF you grease it.
  7. John is right. The O ring is to keep in the...

    John is right. The O ring is to keep in the grease you did not have. That is pretty much half of a gear tooth coupling. The best grease for that would be the stuff Falk supplies for their grid...
  8. To avoid boring crooked the deck must be...

    To avoid boring crooked the deck must be spotless. Absolutely no trace of old gasket, glues, etc. If you are going .010 over and leaving .003 each side to hone then you are taking .002 from each...
  9. That gear doesn't look too good either.

    That gear doesn't look too good either.
  10. Since you are cutting between centers you can...

    Since you are cutting between centers you can remove it and check easily enough. It is certainly one thing to get the taper angle right and another to get the size right.When you are close, and you...
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    She's screwed now. You put oil in it and ran it...

    She's screwed now. You put oil in it and ran it 30 miles? Where is your case against the shop? It's got oil in it, it's running.Would you take that liability in this case?
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    Got a feeling that is one state and you are in...

    Got a feeling that is one state and you are in it. Engines numbers haven't meant jack shit since the '30s. During WWII Ford had assembly lines to rebulid V8s for those who could get ration stamps to...
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    Looks like you may have a buyer or possible...

    Looks like you may have a buyer or possible repair.
    He says " hello, live in mexico, don't speak English., but I can repair your Ammco lathe 2002 computer.
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    Posting rule reading NEEDED!!...

    Posting rule reading NEEDED!!
    https://www.practicalmachinist.com/vb/images/metro/blue/misc/sticky.gif Sticky: ...
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    22,000 rpm from a recip aircraft engine?

    22,000 rpm from a recip aircraft engine?
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    If you search this site with Google you will...

    If you search this site with Google you will probably find 1,000 posts recommending alum.
  17. I used to work in a FAA heavy maintenance...

    I used to work in a FAA heavy maintenance facility. We made seat tracks for the aircraft from extrusions 20-40 feet long. The length was supported to eliminate bowing and the holes were put in with a...
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    If a flat four was not a true "boxer" it would...

    If a flat four was not a true "boxer" it would tear it self apart. A flat 6 might have a 2 plane crankshaft but at least 2 cylinders would always be moving in opposite direction so still a "boxer".
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    There is no need for lye in an electrolytic rust...

    There is no need for lye in an electrolytic rust removal process. The only requirement of the electrolyte is to conduct electricity. Soda ash ( sodium carbonate) is basic enough to inhibit rust....
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    A hydraulic oil that is not classed as anti-wear...

    A hydraulic oil that is not classed as anti-wear or AW should be alright. It may also be called R&O oil, circulating oil, or turbine oil. These oils will separate water rapidly and allow...
  21. Fucking spammer doesn't know a file from a drill.

    Fucking spammer doesn't know a file from a drill.
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    Does it have to be 1 sheet? McMaster has rolls of...

    Does it have to be 1 sheet? McMaster has rolls of thicknesses that would add up to your numbers.
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    Pushing with anything, jack, hammer, whatever is...

    Pushing with anything, jack, hammer, whatever is not the way to go. The pin is probably mushroomed now. Drill and tap the big end, cut off the formerly small end and use a slide hammer.
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    First, I can't make heads nor tails of your wheel...

    First, I can't make heads nor tails of your wheel designations. Regardless of what they are called in the shop, use the entire code so we can see what you have. Since they are Carborundum brand and...
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    Turn the tee nut 180 degrees

    Turn the tee nut 180 degrees
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