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    We had a crab drift once when hunting south of...

    We had a crab drift once when hunting south of Mio Michigan on Mack Lake Road. The road turned to ice. My dad told me to get out and guide the car by hand. All 4 tires locked and I guided it for...
  2. The Importance of Iodine When you consume...

    The Importance of Iodine
    When you consume iodine, it is quickly absorbed and entered into your bloodstream. Your thyroid, which has tiny cells that capture the circulating iodine, takes in and...
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    Looks like he better roll a little forward or...

    Looks like he better roll a little forward or back to put it in the ditch, rather than out in traffic.
  4. That seems true, but in all cancer USA is higher...

    That seems true, but in all cancer USA is higher than in Japan.

    Global cancer data by country | World Cancer Research Fund International

    I did find this:
    Many Asian countries, including Korea,...
  5. Brest cancer in japan is 51.5 per 100K In the...

    Brest cancer in japan is 51.5 per 100K
    In the USA it is 93 per.
    Cranberries are a good iodine source, also baked potatoes, dried prunes and most things from the sea like seaweed, shrimp, shellfish,...
  6. Lately, some are saying vegetarian diets may not...

    Lately, some are saying vegetarian diets may not have sufficient iodine for thyroid function.

    Crops from certain areas may be iodine deficient.
    Michigan and Ohio soil may be lacking in iodine.
    ...
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    You might make a bushing jig the angles and fits...

    You might make a bushing jig the angles and fits close to the part angle
    and perhaps try a drill with an end mill point grind.

    No, I have never tried this.

    the drill with having a thinner web...
  8. QT: [Sure, but if I included that the guy is...

    QT: [Sure, but if I included that the guy is moving away anyway,]
    So you now state that you have to fill this spot.

    The new guy, a guy who runs for public office, has perhaps little boring,...
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    Hitting size and square to .0002 and better takes...

    Hitting size and square to .0002 and better takes pretty high skills and a decent machine. Possible someone decided to waiit for better skills or a better machine before finishing.
  10. Abrasive surface grinders were a good machine.

    Abrasive surface grinders were a good machine.
  11. Thyroid function and Thyroid health are much...

    Thyroid function and Thyroid health are much dependent on proper body Iodine levels.
    Thyroid function is responsible for so much likely avoiding cancer may a result of good thyroid health.
    The USA...
  12. We should send all of our money to the government...

    We should send all of our money to the government and they could send back the part they cant find a reason to spend.
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    Clamp to a known square something like a block or...

    Clamp to a known square something like a block or angle plate seems the best method IMHO. A really good angle plate can set with its V facing down on the mag chuck so clamping two ways and with the...
  14. The old guy is reliable, does what he is told and...

    The old guy is reliable, does what he is told and doesn’t make scrap…
    But you can find fault with him like not filling the coolant tank after lunch and not trying to do more than he is told.
    The...
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    Back in trade school I made special taps out...

    Back in trade school I made special taps out drill rod because I could heat treat them with a torch.
    I could only OD back them off but with care they did work.
  16. QT: [Now say you've got a chance to hire a guy...

    QT: [Now say you've got a chance to hire a guy who is a known entity, is smart, is willing to start at the bottom and learn the trade, and is hungry. He is much more personable than the other guy,...
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    I think it would be easy for it to tip over and...

    I think it would be easy for it to tip over and the pallet going over with it.

    It would not hurt to put a couple of straps the other way...and still, the whole shebang may tip over.
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    I have found that many newbies to grinding over...

    I have found that many newbies to grinding over tighten a grinding vise and so the vise is distorted by the moving jaw pressure... so, not squaring well and making the vise hold mostly at the bottom...
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    That is a nice-looking set of blocks and stuff in...

    That is a nice-looking set of blocks and stuff in your photo.

    Perhaps the best magnetic square I have used is a small magetic chuck with having a double face rail, and squared up to near zero....
  20. Also consider Talk the talk is not the same as...

    Also consider Talk the talk is not the same as walk the walk.

    It is not uncommon that faults are not easy to see from a distance.
    You might consider the actual cost of the old guy's errors.
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    Another important thing is the touch-off place to...

    Another important thing is the touch-off place to begin your infeed. If you turn a part to .500 for your 1/2-13 thread your touch-off place will be OK, at .500.

    If you put a piece of 1/2 stock in...
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    Good to know that there are two kinds of fish...

    Good to know that there are two kinds of fish gauges
    Sterrett type is Straight in with showing.108 for a 12 TPI
    and Lufkin is at 30* with showing .144 for a 12 TPI.
    Giving double depth with a...
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    For a straight-in feed A number easy to remember...

    For a straight-in feed A number easy to remember is likely the best choice so .60 and .65 Could be the numbers.
    For a 13 thread...Pitch (1 divided by TIP) times .60 and then .65
    1/13 = .076923 x...
  24. If the guy is a $12/hr button pusher and the...

    If the guy is a $12/hr button pusher and the foreman can remind him of things

    And you think he will not walk at a dollar across the street.
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    With a tool bit or thread mill too pointy and...

    With a tool bit or thread mill too pointy and with touching the part OD and traveling the correct amount straight or at 29/30 the thread is likely to be too tight, having point nose flat too big and...
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