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    You are a machinist. Make them.

    You are a machinist. Make them.
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    I notice the video showed a tool with no back...

    I notice the video showed a tool with no back taper. In conventional rotary boaches the tool oscillates about 1* about the centerline of the hole. The broach has a 2* taper per side to eliminate...
  3. It would be a great technique for materials that...

    It would be a great technique for materials that tend to close around the drill.
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    You don't own a Machinery's Handbook?

    You don't own a Machinery's Handbook?
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    Don't forget the insert tolerance. A high insert...

    Don't forget the insert tolerance. A high insert will create a scallop.
  6. I will take the "peculiar" tapping head. PM sent

    I will take the "peculiar" tapping head. PM sent
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    My understanding is the spools are lapped to...

    My understanding is the spools are lapped to precise size. They might even us selective assembly to match spool diameter to bore diameter.
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    There is a 24" Diacro finger brake in Geneseo,...

    There is a 24" Diacro finger brake in Geneseo, IL. It belongs to Bo Rengerg at Med Tech Sweden. 309-944-5390. The brake is in excellent shape. I made a new hinge for one side of the brake. I...
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    For drilling chair seats to be caned.

    For drilling chair seats to be caned.
  10. I had the same problem with an old P&W that was...

    I had the same problem with an old P&W that was badly worn. The banding was due to an irregular feed rate caused by wear and improper mesh of rack and pinion.
  11. Disconnect the solenoid leads and use external...

    Disconnect the solenoid leads and use external power to test the valve. That should tell you if the problem is the solenoid valve or electrical.
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    Check on Dake presses. They may have a similar...

    Check on Dake presses. They may have a similar capacity press and may publish weights.
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    Tilt cylinders might be better choice.

    Tilt cylinders might be better choice.
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    The lifts were designed by engineers an the...

    The lifts were designed by engineers an the anchorage requirements were designed by engineers.Departing from their recommendations frees the manufacturer from liability.
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    You can do things on the Marvel that would be...

    You can do things on the Marvel that would be impossible on a horizontal saw.
  16. An asymmetrical telescoping gauge like Slowmotion...

    An asymmetrical telescoping gauge like Slowmotion showed might work. Lock it collapsed. Stick it through one of the open holes in the bar. Feed it into the hole. Unlock the plunger and re-lock...
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    Enco and Gamet boring and facing heads show up on...

    Enco and Gamet boring and facing heads show up on the bay occasionally. They are excellent boring heads. (Gamet made the ones branded Enco)
  18. I have used drop deck trailers for moving mills...

    I have used drop deck trailers for moving mills and lathes. I did use skates when moving the machine. I jacked up the machine and replaced the skates with 4x4s. A toe lift jack is really handy. I...
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    Here we go again, machinists giving advice that...

    Here we go again, machinists giving advice that should come from structural and geotechnical engineers or from the manufacturer of the lift. Stepping outside your area of expertise could have...
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    OP didn't have a boring bar small enough to do...

    OP didn't have a boring bar small enough to do the job. Simplest and cheapest solution is to buy a boring bar that fits.
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    When working as a consultant I used software from...

    When working as a consultant I used software from KMR consulting to track my billable hours and overhead hours. I think it might be an inexpensive solution for a small shop.
    KMR Consulting -...
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    and maybe a drop or 2 of super glue to keep the...

    and maybe a drop or 2 of super glue to keep the bushing from spinning on the tube.
  23. They were probably fixtured to the faceplate of a...

    They were probably fixtured to the faceplate of a lathe.
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    Drill it first. Use the endmill for final size...

    Drill it first. Use the endmill for final size and shape.

    You didn't tell us what type of machine you ere running this on. Fortunately this works regardless of machine type.
  25. Waterjet a possibility?

    Waterjet a possibility?
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