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    I tried it as was first off. After about 5" down...

    I tried it as was first off.
    After about 5" down I decided that it was time to dick with it ....

    The bottom half of the hole looks better than the top!

    I was getting chip packing - even with...
  2. Not according to my chum that has rented cars in...

    Not according to my chum that has rented cars in Europe.
    Thus why he intentionally pre-ordered a [rental] car with an auto tranny, as he found trying to navigate a gear box with the wrong feet a bit...
  3. I wonder if the pedals are for the "USA normal"...

    I wonder if the pedals are for the "USA normal" feet locations for the ones built here?

    My neighbor has, or had a postal Jeep for many years, but I never looked in, nor would have thought to check...
  4. On those type jobs, the quoting process is a...

    On those type jobs, the quoting process is a billed line item many times.



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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
  5. Thread: Ox's Shop '08

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    Fire was reported as "out" as of the 11:00 news...

    Fire was reported as "out" as of the 11:00 news last night.
    Much quicker than they expected.
    But we will see if it stay's that way.

    I know that many scrap [chip] piles will re-flame a day or two...
  6. Thread: Ox's Shop '08

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    https://www.recyclingproductnews.com/article/30383...

    https://www.recyclingproductnews.com/article/30383/e-crane-to-handle-over-500000-tons-of-materials-yearly-at-metalxs-new-mega-shredder





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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
  7. Thread: Ox's Shop '08

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    AFAIK it is all shredded cars. That's all I've...

    AFAIK it is all shredded cars.
    That's all I've seen there at least.

    IDK if maybe they are all shredded, but maybe hadn't been through a sepparator yet?

    The fire is in a pile that is all around...
  8. So, we should all git our wives to carry us while...

    So, we should all git our wives to carry us while we drink coffee at the rest .... uh ... the coffee shop up town?

    Is that the moral to your story?



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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
  9. Thread: Ox's Shop '08

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    Metal X scrapyard fire adjacent to one of our...

    Metal X scrapyard fire adjacent to one of our local steel mills.
    The yard is only 1 year old at that.

    This is from the 5:00 AM report this morning.



    Fire crews desperate for water as fire...
  10. The shrink prolly meant brass... ...

    The shrink prolly meant brass...


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    Gotta make sumpthin of your life boy, give me one more vein
    Ox
  11. Thread: Brass Extruding

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    Apparently you are talking about camber, and not...

    Apparently you are talking about camber, and not twist?


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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
  12. I put small bars in collets all the time. 1/2"...

    I put small bars in collets all the time.
    1/2" and under most always are in collet holders.
    I just eyeball C/L looking from the vantage point of the bar and eyeballing to the center of the turret....
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    Car: I'm not following the mechanics of that...

    Car:

    I'm not following the mechanics of that unit.
    Maybe if I could see it bigger ...

    But you have two items on the same side of the pivot point.
    Shirley one of them is a cyl, maybe the other...
  14. FWIW - I hate those type bushings! When you...

    FWIW - I hate those type bushings!

    When you make new ones, make sure to add a double step on the outside like this:

    https://shophardinge.com/assets/images/productshots/1/1895p.jpg


    It...
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    I Shirley kan't hep on a Yamazaki at all, but if...

    I Shirley kan't hep on a Yamazaki at all, but if you kant rigid tap it, using a compression/retention holder should be no different that drill the hole in the firth place.
    At least that would git it...
  16. Thread: OSHA results

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    You can git away with firing someone for turning...

    You can git away with firing someone for turning you in to OSHA?

    This person was actually expecting this to somehow be a positive in his pocket - should the company see $100K in fines or shut...
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    There's always 2 sides: COD is only 1/2 way...

    There's always 2 sides:


    COD is only 1/2 way between delivering good parts, and not getting paid.
    We are not in a commodities business here. If your customer (?) does NOT pay you COD for the...
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    With the apparent qty of just one, just send the...

    With the apparent qty of just one, just send the shaft to the C/L grind shop and have them just grind it down.
    No point you screwing around with it.

    Option 1)
    Buy from a Swiss shop - but 1 pc...
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    Glad to see you back Phil. --------------- ...

    Glad to see you back Phil.


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    Think Snow Eh!
    Ox
  20. I don't know which board, but I think that I had...

    I don't know which board, but I think that I had to replace a com (daughter?) board on the 18i once.
    I don't recall, but I likely diagnosed with phone tech help from Tennessee Industrial...
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    Sure you can. Maybe not from your local...

    Sure you can.
    Maybe not from your local distributor, but you can buy 5 lots of crude oil on the futures, and sell off 1 lot each week or as you use it.
    If you pay more at the pump, you should...
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    Kan't say that I heave looked at those boards...

    Kan't say that I heave looked at those boards much in the last several years.

    Also - I'm not sure the rules there.

    Also - if you noted the other day that I mentioned on one of Beck's posts on...
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    That paper is just as worthless for the remaining...

    That paper is just as worthless for the remaining 40 as it is a bulk shipment of 50.

    In this case, you need to quote it as:

    10 pc one-time-buy
    50 pc one-time-buy
    50 pc blanket - over X...
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    You apparently have not read the rules lately. ...

    You apparently have not read the rules lately.

    You need to have 50 posts to post a "My Shoppe Needs Work" ad.

    There is nothing stated by the Powers That Be (The Don) that those with few posts...
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    I'd feel WAY more better running that stuff...

    I'd feel WAY more better running that stuff Manuelly than via CNC!
    One slightly wrong line of code, and .... :eek:

    I'm sure that's nervous work, but I'm also sure that it pays well, and is not a...
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