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    Boyar-Schultz Profile Grinder No 1

    I am resurrecting a Boyar-Schultz Profile Grinder Model No 1. I cannot find any info on line. I want to replace the flat spindle belt but have no part number and can't find a good source of the thin...
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    Boyar-Schultz Profile Grinder No 1

    I am resurrecting a Boyar Schultz Profile Grinder Model No 1. I cannot find any info on line. I want to replace the flat spindle belt but have no part number and can't find a good source of the...
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    Update

    OK, I went out the next day and re-spotted the SE as someone suggested. To my surprise it looked much better:

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    I then picked up the SE by the grip portion on the camel back with my bare...
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    They are 10+ years old and have been stored in a...

    They are 10+ years old and have been stored in a non insulated garage type area so they have seen temperature cycles of 45 to 100 degrees F over this period. They were supposed to be fully stress...
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    "Can you show a side-view or an "isometric" photo...

    "Can you show a side-view or an "isometric" photo so we can see the location and approximate thickness of the back and the webs that connect the back with the working surface? "

    Here is a side...
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    Camelback Straight Edge - It Moved On Me

    Holy Crap Batman. I spent the day getting my 18" camelback straightedge close to where I wanted it and went in the house and had dinner. An hour or two later I went back out to the shop and did a...
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    Stuart Thanks for the feedback on the INBOX...

    Stuart

    Thanks for the feedback on the INBOX and the Covel grinders. I had no clue my stored messages were over the limit. I have since cleaned out a bunch of old stuff.
    I think I am going to...
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    Covel No 6 T&C Grinder vs KO Lee

    Can someone with exposure to both the Covel No6 Tool & Cutter Grinder and any of the smaller KO Lee Tool & Cutter Grinders comment on the quality of the Covel vs the KO Lee? I have been looking at a...
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    WTB Tool & Cutter Grinder

    Looking for a TC Grinder. A KO Lee would be nice but would consider others. Limited space in back yard shop so I cannot go with anything like a Cincinnati #2. Located in Orange County so anything...
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    MG12 Wheel Spindle Seal Replacement

    How did your seal replacement project come out? Did you get the seals from Andrew? Was the replacement problematic or straightforward? I am faced with the same issue and need to do something.
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    Nice setup. I would like to see some photos of...

    Nice setup. I would like to see some photos of the metering units in the slide ways.
    What oil do you use in your wheel spindle?
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    What oil do you use in your wheel spindle?

    What oil do you use in your wheel spindle?
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    I just called Exon/Mobile folks and they were...

    I just called Exon/Mobile folks and they were useless on the two NUTO fluids.
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    Yup, sure enough. They were stuck. One was a...

    Yup, sure enough. They were stuck. One was a real bear but I got both of them out. I noticed the V ways are protected and rust free but the flat ways have a rusty/oily coating. I presume grinding...
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    OK I have the bed off. That was way simpler than...

    OK I have the bed off. That was way simpler than I was imagining. I see that the V slot rollers are spring loaded and move up/down freely but the flat way roller posts appears to be fixed. If...
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    The spindle speed is actually under 2000 RPM but...

    The spindle speed is actually under 2000 RPM but it uses a 12" wheel so the surface speed is up there. The spindle is a unique design (at least to me it is). The rear end (pulley drive side) has...
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    Nice chart. Thanks. That makes it pretty clear...

    Nice chart. Thanks. That makes it pretty clear about the Febis K53 being way oil.
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    [QUOTE=catalytic;3165867]As someone above...

    [QUOTE=catalytic;3165867]As someone above mentioned, I've also used Dupont "Imron Industrial Low VOC" (there are many types of Imron... I use the Industrial low VOC one). I bought mine at...
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    Wow, beautiful machines....nice job!

    Wow, beautiful machines....nice job!
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    Hey Guys, thanks for the feedback. I did get...

    Hey Guys, thanks for the feedback. I did get some other info today. A guy by the name of Andrew Pope of Jubilee Machine Tools in the UK responded about the NUTO fluids. He says they use Mobile...
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    Paints and Coatings in California

    Finding a good durable paint for machine tools in California is challenging due to the strict VOC limits. Can anyone suggest a paint that they are using for painting machine tools that will be...
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    ESSO Lubricant Equivalents

    I picked up a used Myford grinder. It is made in the UK and it calls out a series of lubricants that I am having a problem locating here in the US. These are the items specified in the manual:
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    Mission accomplished. Mine had a large...

    Mission accomplished. Mine had a large transformer that fed all the contactors and the DC motor rectifiers. It had 220V and 440V primary taps so I just moved the connection from the 440V tap to the...
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    Myford MG12 Lubrication

    Does anyone have locally available (in the US) equivalents for the Esso lubricants called out in the Myford manual?

    Items in question:
    ESSO NUTO H36
    ESSO NUTO H44
    ESSO ESSTIC 55
    ESSO K53

    I...
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    Kiwi The link to "early 12" grinders does seem...

    Kiwi

    The link to "early 12" grinders does seem to work. Has it moved since this post?

    Ron G
    Tustin Ca
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