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    Do you have the slightest idea what "turpentine"...

    Do you have the slightest idea what "turpentine" is? Obviously not.
  2. Thread: Beretta Storm

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    I thought you lost it while fishing?

    I thought you lost it while fishing?
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    "Dextron"? Somehow we need a way to bust...

    "Dextron"? Somehow we need a way to bust posters back to a post level of "Home Shop Harry". "Dextron" should be immediate. You're hanging out with the cockheads at your Hobby Machinist crew too...
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    The cost of just the broach will be more than you...

    The cost of just the broach will be more than you would want to pay for a complete rifle. Start filing.
  5. Kind of a special case. I'm sure Porsche figured...

    Kind of a special case. I'm sure Porsche figured you could afford new lugs at every tire change. After all, you can afford a Porsche.
  6. Here ya go: 3rd paragraph ...

    Here ya go:
    3rd paragraph
    https://www.tirerack.com/content/dam/tirerack/desktop/Navigation/TireRackLogo.png
  7. No. All lugs are supposed to be torqued dry....

    No. All lugs are supposed to be torqued dry. Lubing the threads can result in excess stretch and failure.
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    Yeah, but:Design of AR-15 could derail charges...

    Yeah, but:Design of AR-15 could derail charges tied to popular rifle

    So, it's not illegal anyway. That's why the charges are dropped or lowered in these cases because the feds do not want this in...
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    Tellus S2 M 46 a a hydraulic oil and is supposed...

    Tellus S2 M 46 a a hydraulic oil and is supposed to be anti foam. Where did you get it? How sure are you that you got the correct oil? There are 9 product lines called Tellus.
  10. Then do you need a "floating" tap holder or a...

    Then do you need a "floating" tap holder or a spring loaded one? Neither will help with space problem that I can see. Lack of rigid tapping means you need axial variation not radial, which is what...
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    Looks like nice data plates before SOMEONE got to...

    Looks like nice data plates before SOMEONE got to them.
  12. How does a floating tap holder give you more...

    How does a floating tap holder give you more space? Why do you need it to float? Shouldn't you address that?
  13. My inbox was full, please resend.

    My inbox was full, please resend.
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    It is commonly done in the power generation...

    It is commonly done in the power generation industry. Best to put a floor of 1 " plate if you want rigidity. I have never seen one with self contained power but it could be easily done with a 40 foot...
  15. I'm in Tucson. Tell us more.

    I'm in Tucson. Tell us more.
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    The Packards in PT boats were not Merlins. They...

    The Packards in PT boats were not Merlins. They were 4M-2500 engines derived from WWI Liberty aircraft engines.
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    Avoid this damage by using a tap of the same...

    Avoid this damage by using a tap of the same diameter and pitch.
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    I would think that they were kept for the...

    I would think that they were kept for the beryllium use only and may be specially ground for it. Beryllium does not machine terribly well in general and tapping in particular is troublesome. As far...
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    The whole "reforming" bullshit is a bad joke. If...

    The whole "reforming" bullshit is a bad joke. If that metal has been stressed to it's yield point then it is no longer capable of contributing to the strength of the joint. If you're in the shop, fix...
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    You and Dad are fucking idiots. Did you both miss...

    You and Dad are fucking idiots. Did you both miss that it's ductile iron, do not weld?
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    What kind of "copyright issues" could there be...

    What kind of "copyright issues" could there be for something produced 103 years ago by a company that has been out of business for 48 years?
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    How does gypsum aka Calcium sulfate, "release...

    How does gypsum aka Calcium sulfate, "release VAST QUANTITIES of nitrous oxides? By the way it doesn't burn, that is the reason for drywall, fire protection.
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    Berylium is not radioactive. WTF good would a...

    Berylium is not radioactive. WTF good would a Geiger counter do if you could find one outside of a museum?
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    STOP! Just STOP!. You will not solve any problem...

    STOP! Just STOP!. You will not solve any problem by using a worn down stump of unknown wheel. You have your dresser 90 degrees out. The diamond should lean into the rotation of the wheel about 10-15...
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    Back to that SDS. It will tell you what is in...

    Back to that SDS. It will tell you what is in there. Dozens? NO.
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