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  1. Thread: Recession?

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    I over-reached. Demand won’t be gone but will be...

    I over-reached. Demand won’t be gone but will be significantly less and I’ll play the downward side.
  2. Thread: Recession?

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    Just the opposite, I have a very good...

    Just the opposite, I have a very good understanding what products are made from oil. The problem is the 150million tons of plastic in the ocean and the over supply because of shale.

    Edit: In 2018...
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    To bad you weren’t closer. I could use a couple...

    To bad you weren’t closer.
    I could use a couple sticks to rebuild some backhoe cylinders.
  4. Thread: Recession?

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    Not me, I won’t touch oil & gas. If Trump loses...

    Not me, I won’t touch oil & gas. If Trump loses 2020 you can bet your ass the $20billion in subsidies to big oil will dry up overnight. Oil has peaked because of US shale. I think oil loses either...
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    I’d drill a couple 12-14” holes 4-5’ deep and...

    I’d drill a couple 12-14” holes 4-5’ deep and tube it. Burn out two 15”x15” pieces from your 1” plate, drill/weld rebar on, lay out the post mounting hole locations and drill/tap. Set the plate in...
  6. Thread: Recession?

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    Auto related. Tesla has been kicking their ass in...

    Auto related. Tesla has been kicking their ass in higher end autos for the last two years in China and the US.
  7. Thread: Recession?

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    I’ll Same here. All this crap about sky is...

    I’ll

    Same here. All this crap about sky is about to fall is :icon_bs:
    We’ve had the largest economic expansion since 1945 and things are starting to cool down. I could never understand how the...
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    Did you try resetting the overload relays and...

    Did you try resetting the overload relays and check the fuses after you hit the stop? I have the same machine and every time I turn off the phase converter/transformer, I have to reset the relays to...
  9. Watch Ebay for one. I picked one up for my model...

    Watch Ebay for one. I picked one up for my model “C” for $35 shipped. Now that I have it, I’ve been turning between centers a lot more.

    No more concerns about the the turned center in the 3 jaw...
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    Exactly. Machines have damn near replaced humans...

    Exactly. Machines have damn near replaced humans and done a better and faster job of it....autos & trucking will be next. YOU are the liability and will eventually pay a premium to drive yourself to...
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    Good catch, you are correct. :sulk:Before China’s...

    Good catch, you are correct. :sulk:Before China’s admission in the WTO in 2001, HK controlled almost 60% of the export market and now its about 13%.

    Not just Goldman, we’ve been sold out by...
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    I usually agree with a lot of what you type but I...

    I usually agree with a lot of what you type but I completely disagree with everything here. .

    HK had damn near 2.5million people in the streets protesting. The PRC can put all the BS it wants...
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    When the Tiananmen Square like event happens in...

    When the Tiananmen Square like event happens in Hong Kong. Would the US and countries around the world just give a strong statement against the killings or would all trade stop with the PRC?
    ...
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    When you get the chance, can you send me some...

    When you get the chance, can you send me some pictures of everything you have?
    Sending Pm
  15. Personally, I would clean it and use it before I...

    Personally, I would clean it and use it before I considered replacing any bearings. You’ll have enough to keep you busy just getting it all cleaned up and fully functional. Be careful using it before...
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    Edit. Changed post.

    Edit. Changed post.
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    FS: Solid Forklift Tires

    If anyone is interested, here’s the CL link.

    Forklift Tires - general for sale - by owner

    Andy
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    I am sick of our country being at a continuous...

    I am sick of our country being at a continuous state of war. We have no business being in Iraq, Afghanistan or Iran. Thousands of wrecked and ruined lives and trillions of wasted dollars.... for...
  19. Is the OP talking about a horizontal machine...

    Is the OP talking about a horizontal machine fitted with vertical head or a vertical machine? A BP head on a 2HL horizontal would come in handy.
  20. Yep, that’s it. The brass tube is supposed to...

    Yep, that’s it. The brass tube is supposed to telescope like the table drain tube.
  21. Hopefully the timer was on from the beginning but...

    Hopefully the timer was on from the beginning but it’s highly unlikely. The feed shaft tube is broken ( under the table right side). You’ll want to fix that before any chips make their way in to the...
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    WTB: NMTB #50 tool holders

    If you have any collecting dust & rust send a PM or post here.
    I’d like 1/2”, 1”, 1-1/4” and 1-1/2”.

    Andy
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    Looks like it’s coming along really well.:D I’ll...

    Looks like it’s coming along really well.:D I’ll be replacing my toggle switch on my 2D with a push button sometime in the future. I hardly ever wear a hat but one day I did and now my pinkie finger...
  24. Slivers, grit and general contamination on the...

    Slivers, grit and general contamination on the strip. Its been a while but I’ve built them like that on aluminum and SS dies before. Die changes are so fast now a days it makes more sense to dieset...
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    Around here about $3k for a standard rip/replace...

    Around here about $3k for a standard rip/replace for just the pipes. $12-20k for a complete engineered field. You can perk it yourself with the health department and have a better idea of what you’re...
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