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  1. I believe its a speeder, to use with shanked...

    I believe its a speeder, to use with shanked grinding tools. Clamp to quill, mount the drive sprocket in the spindle,fit a grinding tool in the end sprocket at the end. Much cheaper then a Volstro...
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    First pass at .010 infeed left a fine line as...

    First pass at .010 infeed left a fine line as expected, second pass at .015 deeper and wider, two more .015 passes, and the vee groove was rounded like a .062 radius tool would leave. As stated, the...
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    Tool Post Thread grinder

    So I set up my TP grinder on the lathe, dressed a 120G P hardness wheel and tried out a 1/4 x 20 thread. Poor results were had. The edge of the wheel lost its form really quick. I expected helix...
  4. That cup is the fill port for the lube oil sump....

    That cup is the fill port for the lube oil sump. That is how to check the level, half full cup is about right. But it takes ages to refill the sump when low, due to the small pipe fitting at the...
  5. Does the part need to be made from solid?? Mill...

    Does the part need to be made from solid?? Mill 24 x 71 x 10 groove, couple minutes. Driil tap some holes to fit a cover.
  6. An 1.5" 2 flute EM will grab that tube quicker...

    An 1.5" 2 flute EM will grab that tube quicker than an OH..Sh.. First drill the 3/4 through hole, this provides a way to move the work into position after one of the other tools tosses the work...
  7. If you look at my Avatar you will see a white box...

    If you look at my Avatar you will see a white box in the bottom of the Monarch. That is one of those step/step down chinese transformers. switch select input voltage, output voltage, and directly...
  8. Holding the glass is a given. The grinding of it...

    Holding the glass is a given. The grinding of it is the question, Right! if you intent to mate each piece to another, as with glue, you need a precise angle cut on the glass, and repeated 12 times....
  9. That looks like a poor way to check tapers. Hows...

    That looks like a poor way to check tapers. Hows this, put a 5" sine plate on the surface plate, place gage block of correct size for desired angle, place work on since plate, using height gage...
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    Your issue is that a phase converter would need...

    Your issue is that a phase converter would need to be connected to the thermostate of the furnace, and controlled by that, not relays switching the load lines. An RPC would handle your issue fine, or...
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    If the motor is Inverter rated spinning up is not...

    If the motor is Inverter rated spinning up is not much an issue, except noise. A 5hp Black Max 1750 motor is rated to 5100rpm. That 1:6 BG is handy for so many things, I would never give it up....
  12. I have a 25000 btu split unit in a 18 x 30 shop....

    I have a 25000 btu split unit in a 18 x 30 shop. no problems since install 10 years ago. place the unit so you can reach it with a ladder, twice a year open up and clean the air filter. The coldest...
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    The welding of the contacts repeatedly shows they...

    The welding of the contacts repeatedly shows they are not up the load put upon them. The starting load may be 20 amps, then running around 12amps. The idea is that the control amperage needed for a...
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    Quick check on ebay finds lots of contactors. But...

    Quick check on ebay finds lots of contactors. But this item looks to be what you could use 371947439197 . Set up for what you have.
  15. Have you looked at the gas engine driven units...

    Have you looked at the gas engine driven units that House movers use. Those are multi piston pumps, that can be operator selected to pump different volume or pressure to different ports.
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    I am lat to this thread but a note anyway. When...

    I am lat to this thread but a note anyway. When assembling the motor to spindle leave the setscrew loose on the motor side of the coupling. Then slide the motor onto the spindle and bolt tight. On...
  17. You are way over thinking this problem. The feed...

    You are way over thinking this problem. The feed rates are approximate, 10% more or less is meaningless. I use a serpentine belt for last 12 years, mine is 1960 with the crowned sleeve on the spindle...
  18. worth zip

    If that 412 is not a typo, that is LARGE Anvil. Wire brush the rust come up with a name of the maker, and photos. You are saying that you a selling an old car how much is it worth. no make no year no...
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    A vaccuum cleaner belt is rubber band, useless at...

    A vaccuum cleaner belt is rubber band, useless at the speeds of a TP grinder of 10K+ rpm. While not cheap, one belt will likely last a lifetime based on how much you use it. They also have new power...
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    I will make you a jaw however you want it....

    I will make you a jaw however you want it. Material is D-2, hardened ground to 55-60.
    Grooves, Tapped on the ends etc. A vise is a tool, not artwork, make it work for you.
    PM if interested.

    What...
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    Thanks for the info guys. Both guns are 1898...

    Thanks for the info guys. Both guns are 1898 predated. But nj consideres any firearm as covered by their regulations. I have NJ FID, but I received these when a resident of PA. So only voluntary...
  22. Watch the temp, once I left it on the heater...

    Watch the temp, once I left it on the heater plate and it began to boil over. Likely boiled off one of its components.
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    Nickle Plating

    I have a couple of 100+ year old pistols. Looks to have been stored in a tackle box if appearances count. These a both rimfire BP loads, and show lack of cleaning etc.

    One is a H&A that went out...
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    You are pumping 13gpm to the Hyd motor, that is...

    You are pumping 13gpm to the Hyd motor, that is turning at 130 rpm. With 5hp your pressure at 500 psi is all the electric motor can handle. You need either a larger motor, gear down the pump to turn...
  25. Yup,what he said, chase the wires to and from the...

    Yup,what he said, chase the wires to and from the RPC to find the Line Then to the machine junction. You can also check the voltages between leads, the highest leg running no load tends to be the...
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