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  • mtraven's Avatar
    Today, 10:13 PM
    I picked this mill up kind of on a whim. It showed up at a local surplus store with a CNC 3d laser scanner and kiln. It was a dental milling system...
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  • mattthemuppet's Avatar
    Today, 09:52 PM
    mattthemuppet replied to a thread Brushes for DC motor in General
    likewise :)
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  • true temper's Avatar
    Today, 08:40 PM
    true temper replied to a thread Another what is it in General
    Still donít know what it is. Tape is 2 5/8Ē, Never heard of an odd number like that. Any one want it for the cost of shipping? Sent from my...
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  • garyhlucas's Avatar
    Today, 08:26 PM
    garyhlucas replied to a thread Brushes for DC motor in General
    McMaster Carr carries brushes.
    5 replies | 106 view(s)
  • Glug's Avatar
    Today, 08:24 PM
    Glug replied to a thread Leblond Regal 15x30 in General
    Comments from my buddy, who has a Regal. I thought I saw wear on the ways in the same spot he mentioned. "It's pretty hard to tell from the...
    15 replies | 606 view(s)
  • danlb's Avatar
    Today, 08:05 PM
    danlb replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Today I accidentally read a Jtiers post. Oh well. Once every 5 or 6 months is bearable. :) While Tax increment financing is a real thing, it...
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  • flathead4's Avatar
    Today, 07:47 PM
    My 99 Ranger came with a limited slip differential and rear antilock brakes. The ABS saved me from rear-ending some old man with a hat that flat cut...
    122 replies | 4801 view(s)
  • CCWKen's Avatar
    Today, 07:46 PM
    CCWKen replied to a thread Brushes for DC motor in General
    Post a photo with dimensions. I have some for the taking. Anyone who has purchased electrical products at Harbor Freight probably has a drawer full...
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  • The Metal Butcher's Avatar
    Today, 07:41 PM
    The Metal Butcher replied to a thread Making a gear in General
    What I don't understand is why one cannot just make a second cut with the endmill like below when producing the cutter to generate rake. Doesn't seem...
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  • The Metal Butcher's Avatar
    Today, 07:40 PM
    The Metal Butcher added 2 photo(s) to album Misc
  • portlandRon's Avatar
    Today, 07:34 PM
    portlandRon replied to a thread Brushes for DC motor in General
    As J said you can shape the brushes to size. Just find some that have the electrical connection that matches or will work. Did a quick look on ebay...
    5 replies | 106 view(s)
  • J Tiers's Avatar
    Today, 07:30 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Brushes for DC motor in General
    Find brushes that are similar to the originals but bigger. Sand them to size (it is REALLY messy), and you are good to go.
    5 replies | 106 view(s)
  • Peter.'s Avatar
    Today, 07:29 PM
    Peter. replied to a thread Double threading L H in General
    If the half nut engagement mechanism is a bit sloppy or worn you can alleviate this by gently turning the handwheel in the direction of travel as you...
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  • Stepside's Avatar
    Today, 07:22 PM
    Stepside started a thread Brushes for DC motor in General
    A few years ago I had the motor on my ProLight CNC milling machine rebuilt. The issue turned out to be the brushes were worn out. The repair shop...
    5 replies | 106 view(s)
  • J Tiers's Avatar
    Today, 07:19 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    That High tax here is due to special taxing districts. Those are due to TIF financing, which Costco does (like everyone else). Our new Costco that...
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  • mikey553's Avatar
    Today, 07:16 PM
    mikey553 replied to a thread Music wire vs W2 in General
    In theory you are right - the weight of the bar creates little tension, but it is so small that it can be ignored. That same bar will produce about...
    21 replies | 1012 view(s)
  • J Tiers's Avatar
    Today, 07:09 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Music wire vs W2 in General
    Not "that" kind of weak tension.... pianos etc hae REAL tension. Mikey is right. The only difference is whether the bar is straight or...
    21 replies | 1012 view(s)
  • nickel-city-fab's Avatar
    Today, 07:09 PM
    nickel-city-fab replied to a thread Music wire vs W2 in General
    OK, I just learned something. However I still say that a solid connection (metal on metal, no epoxy) makes the difference on how long it will ring....
    21 replies | 1012 view(s)
  • J Tiers's Avatar
    Today, 07:02 PM
    It went where I pointed it, it feels very solidly planted on the road, it handled a backwoods hilly road with unexpected turns without complaining or...
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  • alanganes's Avatar
    Today, 06:44 PM
    And right up the road, Bob. Not sure if I dare to look through, it may get costly in money, space and time...
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  • brian Rupnow's Avatar
    Today, 06:22 PM
    Worked all day designing an old school sawmill edger.
    4597 replies | 3683195 view(s)
  • reggie_obe's Avatar
    Today, 06:21 PM
    2 head Walker Turner gang drill, current bid $20 Weldon air spindle sharpening fixture for endmills current bid $80 Two Cinci Monoset tool...
    2 replies | 200 view(s)
  • Dave C's Avatar
    Today, 05:54 PM
    Well, my Silverado Z71 crew cab has a bed that's just about as impractical as my 85 ElCamino. It will carry a load, but only if it aint too long. I...
    122 replies | 4801 view(s)
  • Dave C's Avatar
    Today, 05:48 PM
    Dave C replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Yup, btdt and got the crap scared out of me when the plug blew out of the top of the 2 liter soda bottle/condensate reservoir.
    4597 replies | 3683195 view(s)
  • flathead4's Avatar
    Today, 05:39 PM
    I will say up front that it has been 20 years since i have owned a full size truck. Since 1999 I have owned a 2 wheel drive, extended cab Ranger...
    122 replies | 4801 view(s)
  • Zahnrad Kopf's Avatar
    Today, 05:34 PM
    Zahnrad Kopf replied to a thread Making a gear in General
    Spot on, Paul. Every bit of it.
    46 replies | 2560 view(s)
  • plunger's Avatar
    Today, 05:26 PM
    The thread I cut is pretty close to very good.But what I could feel is that as I got close to depth I could feel the tool binding. I blued it up to...
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  • Paul Alciatore's Avatar
    Today, 05:24 PM
    Paul Alciatore replied to a thread Making a gear in General
    It's interesting that you go to so much trouble to illustrate the cutting process as not needing any relief and then admit, in your own words that...
    46 replies | 2560 view(s)
  • Willy's Avatar
    Today, 05:24 PM
    Well in all fairness JT did say not say exactly which era of sports car he was referring to when he stated that, .:) Having owned a number of...
    122 replies | 4801 view(s)
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