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    I might be interested in purchasing the balance...

    I might be interested in purchasing the balance of the machine. I'm local to you in SE Michigan.
    PM sent with email address.

    DV
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    What about our transportation of goods? The...

    What about our transportation of goods? The railroad system is in such poor condition, and in need of a lot of investment and expansion. and expanding means buying land. And that is unlikely to...
  3. 254677254676An update on my pursuit of getting my...

    254677254676An update on my pursuit of getting my HC running and operational:
    Last week, I picked up what I thought was a very poor condition Hardinge lathe for 'Parts'. I intended to use the...
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    Why not put 'Farm' plates on it? Don't a lot of...

    Why not put 'Farm' plates on it? Don't a lot of farms have their own shop with machines for repairing their farm machines ? Mine sure does. A farm cannot send every tractor, combine, baler, etc off...
  5. Hi Bill, it's the same. 8220. I found the serial...

    Hi Bill, it's the same. 8220. I found the serial number today: HC497 B Do you know if the 'B' signifies anything? Any idea what year that serial number would have been manufactured ?
    As I'm...
  6. I traced the wiring through the cabinet, and...

    I traced the wiring through the cabinet, and finally located the power to the carriage power box.
    I found a pinched wire, right through the insulation for one wire to the carriage drive motor. ...
  7. Hello Bill, your troubleshooting thread is one...

    Hello Bill, your troubleshooting thread is one that found and read through several times.
    The image of an original schematic sheet in your thread is one that I just cannot read. I'd really like...
  8. Thank you Paul, my email is on the way ! ...

    Thank you Paul, my email is on the way !

    DualValve
  9. Does anyone have a good, clear, high-pixel image of the HC wiring diagram?

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    I purchased a Hardinge HC 'Chucker' last week, it did not have any manuals, or wiring schematics.
    I searched this site, as well as a Google search for 'Hardinge HC wiring' I found...
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    I'll agree with Rob F. I've stick welded for...

    I'll agree with Rob F. I've stick welded for over 50 years. For most steel welding, which is all you will be doing with a MIG, a stick is much easier to learn and make a reasonable weld with,...
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    Hello Kiwi, If you could send me a .pdf copy of...

    Hello Kiwi, If you could send me a .pdf copy of the LH manual I would greatly appreciate it.

    It look like the search on the site brings up this thread, and your offer first or near the first...
  12. What I would really like is to find some kind of...

    What I would really like is to find some kind of penetrant that will work on the corrosion that occurs between a steel/iron front wheel bearing carrier and the aluminum 'spindle' on a front-wheel...
  13. Being a 'gear-head' and working on old cars all...

    Being a 'gear-head' and working on old cars all the time, I have tried just about everything.

    That said, I use the Acetone/ATF mix. The acetone does 'drag along' some of the ATF into the rusted...
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    jlkunka: Congratulations on picking up this...

    jlkunka: Congratulations on picking up this lathe! Nice to see it rescued.
    Regarding your removal of those sleeve-spacers:
    I've had a lot of luck with using heat on sleeves or spacers like you...
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    In my world/life, often 'get it running again!'...

    In my world/life, often 'get it running again!' is the necessary motto.
    I have welded on many gears, building up the teeth where abuse had ground them down.
    I'd sometimes make a special-shaped...
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    Make yourself some better, longer ramps. and keep...

    Make yourself some better, longer ramps. and keep the good trailer you have.
    Unless you are loading a low clearance car every day or week, work on making your 'process' less of a job.
    A light...
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    250247250248A nice size tool. Bench top room is...

    250247250248A nice size tool. Bench top room is easier to find than a piece of floorspace for a larger grinder.
    What I like about a grinder is that such small amounts of metal can be ground off a...
  18. Rivett: Find someone who you can 'mentor' in the...

    Rivett: Find someone who you can 'mentor' in the trade. Will the tools to him/her.
    Then just go ahead and do what you want. Don't sweat what happens after you are gone. Now if you have items...
  19. This discussion is similar to the ones that old...

    This discussion is similar to the ones that old car and tractor collectors have.
    The problem with grease is that it is non-flowing. If you open a can of grease, run a finger through it, close it...
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    Hello Froneck, I sent you a PM. Thanks...

    Hello Froneck,
    I sent you a PM.

    Thanks for all your time and detailed efforts to check out he threads !!

    DV.
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    What is the OD of the projection out the back? ...

    What is the OD of the projection out the back? if the freeborn is 2-1/2" the OD might be 3-1/4" ?
    Can you put a thread gauge on the threads?

    I'd like it if the freeborn was 2.87" and the...
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    Hello Philbanjo. Your lathe will have either...

    Hello Philbanjo.
    Your lathe will have either an L0, or L00 tapered spindle.
    You are lucky, my 17" LeBlond roundhead lathe has the earlier threaded mounting setup.

    These guys have 'good'...
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