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    All the spacers have to be near dead true as does...

    All the spacers have to be near dead true as does the cutter or the shaft will be stressed to be bent..
    Plenty of good straightening shops that. might help. One of my tasks was straightening long...
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    Another CNC book is welcome..agree showing a few...

    Another CNC book is welcome..agree showing a few pages would be a great aid..I am surprised that this is your first post as many CNC question have been asked...and your join PM date is 12-31-2013...
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    I think nuclear testing was one man made element...

    I think nuclear testing was one man made element to change the world and likely lost a lot of valuable oxygen went to space..now nuclear bombs and radioactive hot spots and waste are a problem......
  4. likes of a manual pull head broach grinder with...

    likes of a manual pull head broach grinder with wheel head turned to vertical would make faster grinding of that job. you would need to fab-up an extended table fixture that allows the opposite welds...
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    Rust that come clear with an emery or stone swipe...

    Rust that come clear with an emery or stone swipe is next to nothing, missing tread dial(half nut) is not a big deal.
    Any more bad that that, like you can't run it because if stuff missing and it...
  6. except I did not see the address.

    except I did not see the address.
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    4 jaw chuck is very handy, and a steady rest,...

    4 jaw chuck is very handy, and a steady rest, good to practice/master threading and have a fish and thread gauge and a three wire set,learn how to go quickly from in-the-chuck to between-centers as...
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    Likely with the Earth diameter getting smaller...

    Likely with the Earth diameter getting smaller going away from the equator is why Ontario Canada gas is about $5.00 a gallon compared to about $2.40- $2.50 (Regular) in the USA.

    US Average Gas...
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    Qt:{If what I think is correct would the Earth's...

    Qt:{If what I think is correct would the Earth's rotational speed (24 hours in 1 day) eventually increase, decrease or remain the same?}

    likely it will seem longer.

    and if one is north of are...
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    Guess we need world population control, Just keep...

    Guess we need world population control, Just keep the royals and enough servants for their needs and pleasures.
    Government Population Control: A Secret of American Foreign Policy
  11. Good find Jake..be careful you don't break...

    Good find Jake..be careful you don't break anything and it should last for a good long time. Not a bad idea to hand pull a spindle turn to be sure you have the levers/back gear right so not breaking...
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    QT:{we can use the remainder to grow dope to...

    QT:{we can use the remainder to grow dope to support the every-burgeoning populace of dope-smoking hipsters riding bicycles and powering their Iphones off of the sun.}
    We should mandate roof-top...
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    QT: [IMO this crap doesn't belong here....

    QT: [IMO this crap doesn't belong here. Machining, manufacturing, showing off your new tools,]
    Still machining and environment may be/is abut having and not having manufacturing in one's country....
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    Climate change was proved by the ice ages..likely...

    Climate change was proved by the ice ages..likely dinosaurs fart cause the Ice Ages (not)..Still we should try to protect the world and the USA is doing that very well...Airplane fuel dumping is a...
  15. A jig bore reamer has a very stout shank so the...

    A jig bore reamer has a very stout shank so the spindle bore is better followed. They need a stout machine to provide location/spot and a little dewell at the entering is good. IMHO
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    I caught that Bloomer about running a lathe but...

    I caught that Bloomer about running a lathe but the news but the news did not make a big deal..just as tough as farming IMHO.
    *To the OP an apprentice is very good, trade school in Germany likely...
  17. A drill with a pre-drill (smaller) hole will cut...

    A drill with a pre-drill (smaller) hole will cut to the micrometer check size of the last drill ( + a few tenths).. just drilling a hole with not a pre-drill it may cut oversize. A drill with a point...
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    All the above and also try brand new Wheel..at...

    All the above and also try brand new Wheel..at least a different one and with it fresh dressed..First. It's not uncommon for a wheel to to be coolant logged on one side so no amount of dressing can...
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    My friend Jim Mick wrote a book about his...

    My friend Jim Mick wrote a book about his travels.
    It might be interesting or you to read.
    High on a Wing: A Motorcyclist's Travel Log to, and Trivia About, Highpoints | Highpointers Club
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    Qt:[machine shakes violently] can lead to broken...

    Qt:[machine shakes violently] can lead to broken cutters..

    Many speed and feed recommendations are for the very best conditions like best fixturing and heavy solid parts...
  21. A bubdy heater will run 6 hours set at low.. dont...

    A bubdy heater will run 6 hours set at low.. dont know how safe that might be.
  22. Still it is difficult directing the building of a...

    Still it is difficult directing the building of a turbo encabulator with the hobby machinist only having a budget China lathe and never reading the book How to Run a Lathe .
    Perhaps running the...
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    QT: [Can anyone provide a rational for such an...

    QT: [Can anyone provide a rational for such an odd angle? I am at a loss.]
    It is hard to rationalize machine tapers when one looks at Morse and Brown and Sharpe with many only a few thousandth or...
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    Knocking on doors works. Craigslist might work...

    Knocking on doors works. Craigslist might work but likely doing more answering questions than getting jobs.
    agree here may work.
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    Chuck can have rotational error and a simple run...

    Chuck can have rotational error and a simple run an indicator there while hand turning the part will tell what that is.
    A 4 jaw chuck can be adjusted to near zero but if it is a poor chuck can have...
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