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  1. Thread: Ups

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    Seems not everyone is happy with the actions of...

    Seems not everyone is happy with the actions of the P.D.:
    Outrage After Police Use Bystanders As "Human Shields" In Florida UPS Truck Shootout | Zero Hedge
    Very sad about the driver and the person...
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    $150, looks almost new. Now if it works...It was...

    $150, looks almost new. Now if it works...It was a 150 mile drive each way though.
    Guy is an electrician and got a group at an auction and is selling them, he has another 15kva but it is 208-480 as...
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    Here is the tag on my new step up transformer:D:...

    Here is the tag on my new step up transformer:D:
    271859
  4. Why stainless instead of galvanized? Galv pipe...

    Why stainless instead of galvanized? Galv pipe used to be in every playground. It is way cheaper and mifht be a tad stiffer than stainless.
    I remember as a kid it was a LONG drop from the monkey...
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    I think now I need to schedule with the guy with...

    I think now I need to schedule with the guy with transformer and just get it. Seems like a good fit for my needs, if not a tad bit overkill.
    If everything checks out on lathe and xfmr turns out to...
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    Motor has definatly been rewound 440 only, the...

    Motor has definatly been rewound 440 only, the motor leads are very soft and pliable, with a slight rubbery feel to them. Like leads in a brand new motor feel like;). Not what would be in a 60yrs or...
  7. Thread: Boeing 737 Max

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    Plenty of healthcare threads to go back to, no...

    Plenty of healthcare threads to go back to, no need to rehash it all in this thread.
  8. You realize monkey bars are just a ladder laid...

    You realize monkey bars are just a ladder laid flat right? The 2" pipe discussed here is not for the "rungs" but the main frame.
  9. It is all the same price per pound so yes the...

    It is all the same price per pound so yes the larger pipe will cost more, since it weighs more. Some place that sells a lot of pipe may get better volume discounts though.
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    Many people I know just do not get this:nutter:

    Many people I know just do not get this:nutter:
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    IF it a 440 only motor, can it be "easily" made...

    IF it a 440 only motor, can it be "easily" made to be dual voltage by adding in the additional wires, or would that mean a complete rewind. Long term I would like to not have to use a transformer......
  12. Pipe is available in stainless steel. Probably...

    Pipe is available in stainless steel. Probably even 21', use the 2" sch 40 SS pipe, 1 1/2 would probably be fine, unless the guy wants to have chicken fights with his buddies. Second thought just use...
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    I think the best to do is get the transformer. I...

    I think the best to do is get the transformer. I will double check its tag in person to be sure it is what I was told. This will get the machine running with minimal expense of time & money. I would...
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    This is the used transformer I am looking at....

    This is the used transformer I am looking at.
    HPS model# SG3A0015DK
    SG3A0015DK | Hammond Power | Transformers

    Aluminum wound, is that a problem?

    The guy also had 9kva xfmr's but were 208 to...
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    3 ph 440 or "maybe" 220/440. From nebel thread,...

    3 ph 440 or "maybe" 220/440.
    From nebel thread, post 13:

    Thread:
    Need a Nebel 1308 microturn toolroom late for <$1K?
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    Does the US have any real allies? Vassals might...

    Does the US have any real allies? Vassals might be a better description.
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    I completely agree. I looked in the peckerhead to...

    I completely agree. I looked in the peckerhead to see ONLY 3 wires coming out of the body of the motor. But, I also have not been able to read the motor tag yet to confirm possible voltages. Maybe...
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    The german oil co. liqui moly has a lock on that...

    The german oil co. liqui moly has a lock on that in their calendar :cheers:
    This NSFW Motor Oil Calendar from Germany Will Get Your Engine Running - Maxim
  19. Thanks thermite, I will get some measurements to...

    Thanks thermite, I will get some measurements to see if you have a 4 way that might fit. I have near a complete set of 2J collets fot the 16" monarch's sjogren closer, as well as a set of 5C collets...
  20. Thanks guys, I will follow these posts closely...

    Thanks guys, I will follow these posts closely once I get the transformer to be able to run it. I will check and top up all oil sumps before trying to start.
    Next is to look for a d1-4 5C collet...
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    For all the good it did them....;)

    For all the good it did them....;)
  22. The motor is a pancake looking thing that is...

    The motor is a pancake looking thing that is integral to the Cleveland Variator "gearbox". Looks to about 16" in dia and about 8" long. drive motor/gearbox is installed under the headstock with the...
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    New 440 only lathe needs step up xfmr

    I recently got a new to me lathe (Nebel 1308) that is has a 440 only motor in it. I dont have much experience with step up transformers so am looking for a little guidance.
    I've been reading old...
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    If your machine can run .045 wire it is probably...

    If your machine can run .045 wire it is probably the cheapest to buy. The smaller wires are more $ per pound. Good 200 amps should do it.
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    Some wires are only C0-2 or C-25, I like the...

    Some wires are only C0-2 or C-25, I like the versatility of 7100 ultra to be able to use either. The store with the 710X has to have two wires in stock, one for C-25 and the other for C0-2. If I run...
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