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    The Connelly book owner should then take a look...

    The Connelly book owner should then take a look at the copy on Hobby-Machinist.com. Nelson put it there of all ppl. I had emailed the copyright owners but never got a reply.
    I have access to the...
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    The issue with tariffs is that it does nothing to...

    The issue with tariffs is that it does nothing to encourage change in 'the system', it just adds costs. As long as those costs can be passed along the food chain to the end user/buyer, nothing will...
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    I would try on the CamBam forum, there are ppl...

    I would try on the CamBam forum, there are ppl there who use Grbl.
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    I found this article makes a lot of good points...

    I found this article makes a lot of good points in what has happened, not just the US but Canada as well: America’s Monopoly Crisis Hits the Military | The American Conservative

    Things go wonky...
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    Quite simple to accomplish, just crank the wheel...

    Quite simple to accomplish, just crank the wheel hard to make a pass at last moment. While all the other theories about hand held device/distracted might be involved, this result requires none of...
  6. Thank you michiganbuck, that helps. The manuals...

    Thank you michiganbuck, that helps. The manuals are useless, mainly advertising style.

    Richard, I am not the original poster but thought 4 days was fairly patient :-) The patent is actually more...
  7. I'm disappointed that no one has responded, a...

    I'm disappointed that no one has responded, a friend and I are trying to figure out the same accessory. Seems items such as this never make it with the sale of the main item.

    Gerrit
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    Welcome to global business. I have sadly over the...

    Welcome to global business. I have sadly over the years watched many Canadian companies bought out by US companies, taken apart and discarded. Not wishing this on US companies but you do generally...
  9. I glanced at some posts on this site: AlloyAvenue...

    I glanced at some posts on this site: AlloyAvenue network Seems to be various choices for brass/bronze. I didn't dig for cast iron though.
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    Or you could find a large diameter gear, e.g....

    Or you could find a large diameter gear, e.g. that change gear, and match/mount an appropriate diameter gear on the shaft to fit? A key would prevent that smaller gear from turning on the shaft.
    ...
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    Robert, the segment Bernard is showing is from my...

    Robert, the segment Bernard is showing is from my grinder :-)
    This is what my grinder looks like:251151 The graph paper is .25" squares.

    To be pedantic, it now has the motor above the spindle but...
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    If you need to access the VM3 using file explorer...

    If you need to access the VM3 using file explorer from Windows 10 then likely you need to enable SMB1. There are risks to this but if you presently have XP machines those risks are already present in...
  13. Look for a distributor here? Rep Locator |...

    Look for a distributor here? Rep Locator | Unistrut
  14. It's a MacBook, an outdated overpriced piece of...

    It's a MacBook, an outdated overpriced piece of equipment that due to no updates in 6 years doesn't sell like iPhones (never did and never will). So no, it wouldn't get to 30M units a year.
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    The Caller ID for a Voip line is nnot related to...

    The Caller ID for a Voip line is nnot related to anything except the perons imagination who set up the account.
    My wife had a contract to do cold-calling for a company. In the morning I would set...
  16. Same process on a Unimat SL, this video shows the...

    Same process on a Unimat SL, this video shows the method clearly. Just on a smaller scale.

    Emco Unimat SL Screw Cutting - YouTube
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    Compound is there, it is set parallel to the z...

    Compound is there, it is set parallel to the z axis so kind of hidden.

    Agree it looks very interesting.
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    Draftsight for 2D CAD, AutoCad workalike but no $...

    Draftsight for 2D CAD, AutoCad workalike but no $ cost.

    Fusion360 for 3D CAD with drawings as output. Also free. Lots of YouTube training available. Even does sheet metal: Fusion 36 Sheet Metal...
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    Old thread but perhaps your mill is now available...

    Old thread but perhaps your mill is now available again :-)

    https://www.kijiji.ca/v-view-details.html?adId=1397126800
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    I'm sure that authentic bearings would be better...

    I'm sure that authentic bearings would be better than in the past, the risk is higher though for fake ones :-(
    This thread shows one person's approach on a Cincinnati No2 T&C: Spindle problem with...
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    Deep groove ball bearings - 67-2RS1...

    Deep groove ball bearings - 67-2RS1

    Although, the ones in my spindle are marked as matched (smallish dot on side of bearing). Mine are a bit noisy but was advised that changing them is major $...
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    More info here: Cowell Hand-operated Shaper...

    More info here: Cowell Hand-operated Shaper

    My mistake though in confusing Cowells (the lathe and milling machine company) with E W Cowell (who are the makers of this hand shaper casting set).
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    A bit pricey but great for the collector. My...

    A bit pricey but great for the collector. My Ammco 7" is more useful :-)

    A Cowells lathe sold at auction locally for CA$450, that was a bargain.
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    Most of the sheep don't even know they are being...

    Most of the sheep don't even know they are being herded. Otherwise the voter turnout would be quite different as would the candidates they support.
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    Please don't paint it black and chrome parts like...

    Please don't paint it black and chrome parts like on that other link posted above. I never understood the fascination with chroming.
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