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    Why would you need to pay anyone to sow division...

    Why would you need to pay anyone to sow division in the US?...We know Trump and Putin are buddies,but he s done it all for free.
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    Be careful the motor is rotating in the correct...

    Be careful the motor is rotating in the correct direction......if reversed,the drill still works OK,but the elevating mechanism will jam at either end of its travel,maybe destructively.....Yes,this...
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    On of my guys quit to buy a lunch wagon,was his...

    On of my guys quit to buy a lunch wagon,was his long term goal for working.........anyway ,he was back in about six months to see me....he wanted some finance to buy a second wagon.....he showed me...
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    Big threaders for sure...friend of mine took some...

    Big threaders for sure...friend of mine took some Charles Taylor threaders in lieu of rent.....one was 10",the other 12"...massive machines,pipe is loaded in thru a fold out part of the rotary...
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    As Ive pointed out many times,the Hobby Machinist...

    As Ive pointed out many times,the Hobby Machinist is definitely the best source of info on 30 or 40 (or 50) year old Asian lathes....some have painstakingly traced long defunct Taiwanese and Chinese...
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    Never called pipe threaders ,but bolt threaders...

    Never called pipe threaders ,but bolt threaders .Landis bolt threaders........I ve scrapped lots of them.....simple fact is they are only useful if you get a big load of new chasers with...
  7. If the rack is off a machine,the makers match...

    If the rack is off a machine,the makers match gearing up to the design requirements of the machine.....not to a standardized gear chart.....in any case .488 seems like 12mm to me.
  8. Waste of time......there would be zero manual...

    Waste of time......there would be zero manual trans cars in the US.
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    If China is so bad ,why the hell dont you smash...

    If China is so bad ,why the hell dont you smash your Chinese made computer and phone right now ...they could be releasing some new virus that causes mental problems.....not that you d notice.
  10. It might be for a shaper or planer ....they have...

    It might be for a shaper or planer ....they have simple heads.....or it maybe just a cheaper version of the universal head.
  11. And ,L Keith R......as promised a bedtime horror...

    And ,L Keith R......as promised a bedtime horror story.....from the distant past ?...No ,Wednesday ,this week.....manager sentenced to 7 yrs jail for giving away $12 million of company money ....yep...
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    A whole branch of law deals with when and how a...

    A whole branch of law deals with when and how a person may have "good title" to something in posession.
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    Never the less,the dumbass neighbour has put them...

    Never the less,the dumbass neighbour has put them all in the slammer for the rest of their natural...with more Civil Rights violation charges to follow......Why do people record themselves committing...
  14. To my great regret,i bought two B&S screw...

    To my great regret,i bought two B&S screw machines new in crates.....and just scrapped them,without even looking at them ....anyhoo,seems you need a multi spindle auto for the collection.
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    Not so ,seen lots of small businesses die when...

    Not so ,seen lots of small businesses die when one key employee is removed......
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    Start ,run 10 sec and stop.....dunno about the...

    Start ,run 10 sec and stop.....dunno about the petrols,but Toyota diesels do just that ,the actual electric shutdown works and shuts down the motor.......In my case it was a blown accessory...
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    Simple fact is the dumb neighbour sent them all...

    Simple fact is the dumb neighbour sent them all to the slammer....without the phone ,nothing would have happened....as it was the police force that the shooter had previously served in covered it all...
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    Periodic collapses in global price just so happen...

    Periodic collapses in global price just so happen to be very useful to the big oil producers.....because they kill of all investment in alternatives.....which typically take another 10 years to...
  19. The Hobby Machinist Forum advice is very...

    The Hobby Machinist Forum advice is very sound...because that forum is the best for advice on no longer supported import machines.
  20. My flywheel trade disappeared to the franchise...

    My flywheel trade disappeared to the franchise vans using home made "lathes" ,swirly pattern supplied by a sanding disc.....very simple reason......these van guys do it onsite ,five minutes after the...
  21. If you want to use the rollers on a floor,you...

    If you want to use the rollers on a floor,you need double shielded bearings .....if you quote the OD and width,any number of people here will give you the bearing no.
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    Actually 10 billion is simple,first they will eat...

    Actually 10 billion is simple,first they will eat up all the food ,then they will eat up all the wild animals,then they will eat each other ,and the population will be only 5...
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    Bootlegging a gun ...every kid had to bootleg his...

    Bootlegging a gun ...every kid had to bootleg his first gun into the house.....but some of the antique guns had 40" barrels?....Maybe he dressed as a minuteman and quoted the second amendment to the...
  24. The ads I object to are the trading ads for...

    The ads I object to are the trading ads for financial stuff that can suck up a $100,000 in a few minutes..........However ,best so far is a "clone" website masquerading as the Oz ABC public...
  25. I remember the ring wheel grinders too,had a...

    I remember the ring wheel grinders too,had a biggie where I was that could have operators both sides sliding heads thru.....1970s......from what Ive been told by those who do heads,its a different...
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