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  • kz1000's Avatar
    Today, 08:01 PM
    kz1000 replied to a thread question about tolerances in General
    Thanks. Thats what i thought.
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  • enl's Avatar
    Today, 07:48 PM
    enl replied to a thread question about tolerances in General
    If it is within the bounds for the entire length, yes. A shaft can have a profile like a corkscrew and a bulbous profile like a fancy table leg...
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  • duckman's Avatar
    Today, 07:47 PM
    If your into castrating put some moth balls in there LOL LOL (the fumes keep the moisture away).
    3 replies | 105 view(s)
  • Doozer's Avatar
    Today, 07:41 PM
    Doozer replied to a thread question about tolerances in General
    I would say you are good to go! -D
    3 replies | 27 view(s)
  • kz1000's Avatar
    Today, 07:35 PM
    If a plate or a shaft has a tolarance of +/- .02 on the thickness or diameter, and its +.015 on one end -.015 one the other, is it in tolerance?...
    3 replies | 27 view(s)
  • ncjeeper's Avatar
    Today, 07:34 PM
    ncjeeper replied to a thread Gloat worthy? in General
    Nice find.
    12 replies | 311 view(s)
  • BCRider's Avatar
    Today, 07:29 PM
    There's that anti tarnish paper too. Does much the same sort of job. There's a good chance that it's the same active ingredient. Just looked...
    3 replies | 105 view(s)
  • BCRider's Avatar
    Today, 07:26 PM
    BCRider replied to a thread Grizzly Mills in General
    Not sure what you mean by "an option". Or did you mean to type "an opinion"? A big part of what you want to do with a mill is based on two...
    1 replies | 40 view(s)
  • Axkiker's Avatar
    Today, 07:21 PM
    Im thinking about adding some of those things they advertise to keep fishing lures from rusting. I think Flambu or however you spell it makes them. ...
    3 replies | 105 view(s)
  • Toolguy's Avatar
    Today, 07:18 PM
    Toolguy replied to a thread Problem with R8 spindle in General
    I'll take R8 any day. The tooling is smaller, cheaper, but mainly lighter. I have spent days making dozens or hundreds of tool changes in one day....
    8 replies | 329 view(s)
  • steve.h.norwood's Avatar
    Today, 07:15 PM
    steve.h.norwood started a thread Grizzly Mills in General
    Anybody got an option on the Grizzly Mills in the $1,500 to $2,000 range. I am basically a wood worker interested in getting into metal working, I...
    1 replies | 40 view(s)
  • oldtiffie's Avatar
    Today, 07:12 PM
    oldtiffie replied to a thread OT-Safety quiz. in General
    Good informative post Pinstripe. This particularly applies to those situations where "corners are cut" and the slab design thickness is only 90mm...
    38 replies | 1778 view(s)
  • john hobdeclipe's Avatar
    Today, 07:07 PM
    Sometimes I'm happy to have ended up with a mill with a 30 taper spindle.
    8 replies | 329 view(s)
  • Spin Doctor's Avatar
    Today, 06:44 PM
    Spin Doctor replied to a thread Spindle design - seals in General
    What about Fay or Smalley type laminar seals. You have a groove or two in a shaft or labyrinth ring with the seal rings that sit in the ID of the...
    18 replies | 755 view(s)
  • BCRider's Avatar
    Today, 06:40 PM
    So two days ago I had reason to pull out the 0-6 inch NSK micrometer that I inherited from my father. I'm pretty sure I was with him as a boy when...
    3 replies | 105 view(s)
  • boslab's Avatar
    Today, 06:35 PM
    boslab replied to a thread My ArtPrize entry in General
    I had a bit of a laugh when my son told me a story of "contemporary" art at the Tate modern in London, think Tracy Imings unmade bed, Damien hurts...
    50 replies | 2901 view(s)
  • cuemaker's Avatar
    Today, 06:28 PM
    cuemaker replied to a thread Gloat worthy? in General
    I do have BP... As for centering you mean something I put in the middle so I can line it up with the mill? Not that far yet, assuming I...
    12 replies | 311 view(s)
  • boslab's Avatar
    Today, 06:17 PM
    boslab replied to a thread Gloat worthy? in General
    Wonder why goats and octopuses have the same eyes, octopuses aren't as cuddly and I wouldent fancy milking one either Mark
    12 replies | 311 view(s)
  • RWO's Avatar
    Today, 06:09 PM
    I read that the original Hoppe's #9 contained nitrobenzene. It was one of the ingredients that contributed to the lovely fragrance. ...
    34 replies | 1485 view(s)
  • Fasttrack's Avatar
    Today, 06:02 PM
    Fasttrack replied to a thread Gloat worthy? in General
    Hah! That's awesome. Only I hate goats. Dang smart little creatures but their eyes creep me out.
    12 replies | 311 view(s)
  • JRouche's Avatar
    Today, 05:53 PM
    JRouche replied to a thread Gloat worthy? in General
    Very nice score!! JR
    12 replies | 311 view(s)
  • brian Rupnow's Avatar
    Today, 05:52 PM
    brian Rupnow replied to a thread My ArtPrize entry in General
    Weston--Your "art piece" is very lovely. Congratulations.---Brian
    50 replies | 2901 view(s)
  • J Tiers's Avatar
    Today, 05:40 PM
    It started and mowed. It's a little hard to start, but it runs. Dripped some gas at first, not sure what that's about. Probably really needs...
    12 replies | 335 view(s)
  • Gary Paine's Avatar
    Today, 05:37 PM
    Gary Paine replied to a thread Gloat worthy? in General
    Super! You must have something bigger than a Sherline mill. Will you be making something special in the line of centering plugs?
    12 replies | 311 view(s)
  • HWooldridge's Avatar
    Today, 05:34 PM
    +1 to your suggestion. I can't count the number of old frozen blacksmith tools (blowers, vises, etc) that I've dumped in diesel and freed up after a...
    34 replies | 1485 view(s)
  • Peter.'s Avatar
    Today, 05:28 PM
    Peter. replied to a thread OT-Mirror Plating? in General
    Can you not turn and grind a piece of hardenable steel, harden it glass hard then polish that to a mirror finish?
    12 replies | 540 view(s)
  • Mike Burch's Avatar
    Today, 05:24 PM
    Mike Burch replied to a thread My ArtPrize entry in General
    In a former life as a presenter on a serious radio network I once interviewed a painter of considerable repute. He seemed perfectly normal, and...
    50 replies | 2901 view(s)
  • Highpower's Avatar
    Today, 05:23 PM
    Highpower replied to a thread OT-Mirror Plating? in General
    It's a Hawkeye. (Gradient Lens Corporation) The light source bracket was actually made to couple the scope to a digital still camera but the lens...
    12 replies | 540 view(s)
  • Weston Bye's Avatar
    Today, 05:12 PM
    Weston Bye replied to a thread My ArtPrize entry in General
    A good question for which I have no specific answers. Most people approached the piece and couldn't immediately identify its purpose or function in...
    50 replies | 2901 view(s)
  • Guster's Avatar
    Today, 05:12 PM
    Don't really need a library. If the driver has the standard inputs you need 2-3 pins on the Arduino to drive it. 1. Pin set high to the Enable...
    15 replies | 537 view(s)
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