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    i guessed i failed to mention the purpose of the...

    i guessed i failed to mention the purpose of the VFD. My shop is currently running on a MEP-803A 10kw (12.5Kva) diesel generator which produces 120/208 3 phase. this is more than enough power to...
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    I have by passed all the fwd/rev contactors in...

    I have by passed all the fwd/rev contactors in the rear panel.
    the control is a lever that stays up or down.
    I want to use the brake pedal with the vfd but the contacts are closed at rest and open...
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    So after some reverse engineering and lots of...

    So after some reverse engineering and lots of cussing i've hit a wall. the fwd/rev control is a lever next to the head stock and on carriage, up is fwd, down is rev and center is off. the headstock...
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    Victor Lathe tie in point!?

    I'm currently running my shop off a 10kw military generator and the constant starts of my 16" victor lathe is hard on the gen-set. To solve this problem i got a vfd so i can soft start the motor. ...
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    kitno455, thank you. mattsix, short answer:...

    kitno455, thank you. mattsix, short answer: it's really hard. long answer: first thing you can do is lighten up the recoil and hammer spring, after that open up the gas port. you need to use a...
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    ok that works for me. my question now is does...

    ok that works for me. my question now is does the transpose gear replace the idler gear or work in addition to it? considering it's size and that little chart in the photo i would guess it replaces...
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    morsetaper2, your links aren't working for me. ...

    morsetaper2, your links aren't working for me. mattsix, you are right i am waiting on my forum 1 packet from the atf so i can fill it out and send it in. when i get it back i'll be working on a 30...
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    did i mention it is an internal thread? the...

    did i mention it is an internal thread? the mating part is an ak-47 threading that on and off to check the fit would be a pain. what i might do is make a test plug to spec and use that to test the...
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    thanks for the advice. yea i would not try to...

    thanks for the advice. yea i would not try to take it all in one pass that would be nuts. i live near williamsport.
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    so after i touch off i would move the compound...

    so after i touch off i would move the compound .039 to get to the bottom of the thread?
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    threading metric gears on lathe

    i have a project i am in the planing stages of that requires a 14x1 LH internal thread. a tap is over 30 dollars and i only need to make one or two parts that use the thread. i plan on doing the...
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