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  1. You are in Illinois. Not Antarctica. They don't...

    You are in Illinois. Not Antarctica. They don't have quite as many active machine shops as damned-fool politicians, but the machine shops actually WORK and know what they are doing.

    Have a few...
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    Take my place if you have a need. I own over a...

    Take my place if you have a need. I own over a dozen skates in several types, already and am no longer 'adding' Old Iron, anyway nor even moving it as often in me dotage.

    But do it NOW, don't dick...
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    Well no, "wise" use of "public funds" isn't the...

    Well no, "wise" use of "public funds" isn't the least wit more likely, is it? "They" generally find many ways for it to be squandered, regardless.

    But to the good? WHATEVER funds are squandered...
  4. On-edit: See also woodsrider's posts and fotos...

    On-edit:

    See also woodsrider's posts and fotos on his two most-recently acquired lathes. One came in the door to his "treehouse" with a German-made tracer mounted, in working order, and readily...
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    Thanks, that helps flesh-out the info I have been...

    Thanks, that helps flesh-out the info I have been accumulating with a source I had very little info about.

    The info on tracers is "generally" still out there, online, several are still being made,...
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    Balance of lies was fairly even. As usual. ...

    Balance of lies was fairly even. As usual.

    Folks ain't as stupid as their political "leadership", ANY "side".

    Not sure that would even be POSSIBLE, would it?

    Entropy. Laws of Physics....
  7. I have other stuff to do before I order a manual,...

    I have other stuff to do before I order a manual, belts, brushes, wiper felts & c. - and ask Monarch "to whom" initially shipped, but..

    .. "Round-dial" # EE 25152 4-1944 still had the adjustable...
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    Nah.. neither you nor I actually WANTS no damned...

    Nah.. neither you nor I actually WANTS no damned "manual", do we?

    All the FUN is in understanding it on our own hook from observation!

    I mean.. if it was EASY a Politician could do it!

    Or...
  9. OEM, AFAIK. The salvaged one I shipped...

    OEM, AFAIK.

    The salvaged one I shipped recently had the same rig. A "probably" matching tell-tale that the piggyback exciter had its mounts sorted out to permanent pads, fixed position. Whereas...
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    So then there was a vote. And just over HALF...

    So then there was a vote.

    And just over HALF of the UK population turned out to be "right wing facists"?

    Or simply ordinary folks - fed-the f**k-UP with being abused by the continentals, with...
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    Spaeth? Use PM's "Send email to" function. It...

    Spaeth?

    Use PM's "Send email to" function. It works.

    I GAVE UP trying to keep space in the "Private Message" inbox ages ago.
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    Seconded. beside, it's all out whereyou can "get...

    Seconded. beside, it's all out whereyou can "get at it" if futre finds it NEEDs renewed. SO JF run it "until...".



    First, "glad you are back .." to full capability. Because you are GOOD at...
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    Prezactly the belt-driven 10EE's "meat", yazz. ...

    Prezactly the belt-driven 10EE's "meat", yazz.

    Side-issue, but for MOST lathes, over-the-road or even OFF road tranny ratios are near as dammit useless.

    One of the reasons the firm as made...
  14. OEM pumps, both. If the '44 even still has its...

    OEM pumps, both. If the '44 even still has its one. It's sorta "landlocked" tight at the back whilst I'm scraping paint, operator side, at the moment.

    Best hope that I still have the mount. It was...
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    That's rather nicely executed for what it is, and...

    That's rather nicely executed for what it is, and surely looked better when it was
    new and clean.

    All goes toward the "draw" of a 10EE.

    With NO complex "geared head", powered clutches,...
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    Wise to delete all mention of "Piss-is-on-yah,...

    Wise to delete all mention of "Piss-is-on-yah, Matthew!", LSO (Lathe Shaped OBJECT).

    See site rules on discussion of hobby-grade scrap-metal.

    Feel free, OTOH, to research D1 camlock philosophy,...
  17. Howland motored. ISTR B&S added the pump,...

    Howland motored. ISTR B&S added the pump, supplied them to Monarch as a unit?

    I have a complete pump from a '42 round-dial lying loose, here, but not sure I didn't already scrap the mounting...
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    Original DC motors.. with gearboxes. . can still...

    Original DC motors.. with gearboxes. . can still be found. I just reccently bought another one so I have a spare for each of my 10EE. Onpassed a WiaD motor I didn't need.

    MG unit that had been...
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    Hang on. Brexit just took the most belligerant...

    Hang on. Brexit just took the most belligerant ass-kicker OUT of the EU.

    Ourselves.

    Whom is it within the EU as is expected to have the financial wherewithal and the time to spare from their...
  20. Handful of side-lock endmill holders could be...

    Handful of side-lock endmill holders could be more practical. Make one of them a 3/4", 1" if you can do, and you can mount straight-shank ER and/or TG collet systems, 5C, boring and surfacing heads.....
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    "Middle East" went "permanently de-stabilized"...

    "Middle East" went "permanently de-stabilized" around the time Sumer had their little water problem. The only thing that changes is the intensity of the sound and light shows.

    Anyhoo..... why...
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    Wimminfolk - G'Mum's generation - usta figure the...

    Wimminfolk - G'Mum's generation - usta figure the only "complex machinery" they needed to have truck with selecting and controlling was the male of the species.

    Get THAT shot right, it was HIS...
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    The challenge with the "cutter" selection isn't...

    The challenge with the "cutter" selection isn't any HORRIBLE level of head-hardness. It's the damned hex CAVITY, PLUS melting 'poxy - "enroute" to even reaching it - wanting to stick to s**t and...
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    In the same go? Well it is NOT why I married...

    In the same go?

    Well it is NOT why I married her, but my Lady Love is a rather expert cross country / off-road driver.

    If only out of a stubborn "Take THAT, Earth!!!" attitude.

    Another 30...
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    ..with a TALL gravity tower... like they once...

    ..with a TALL gravity tower... like they once used to launch gliders?

    :D
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