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    05-31-2018, 12:17 PM
    rohart replied to a thread Nash/AMC Ambassador in General
    Back when I did E6 I was using a borrowed Jobo. When I had to hand the Jobo back, I didn't bother getting another. I got an SS 4 reel tank and just...
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    05-27-2018, 01:01 PM
    Specs say the power should be 400Hz. Maybe the vfd could do it, maybe not.
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    05-11-2018, 08:50 PM
    rohart replied to a thread OT: Favorite Movie in General
    First film I ever saw - The Titfield Thunderbolt Out of Africa Kind Hearts and Coronets Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid 2001, Space Odyssey...
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    05-09-2018, 03:55 PM
    rohart replied to a thread OT: Favorite Movie in General
    The Sting is good, but I like the laid back survival attitude in the anarchic Pocket Money with Newman and Marvin. And Casablanca.
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    05-02-2018, 05:33 PM
    To follow up the idea of milling the side of the disk with the end of an endmill, and clearance issues. What profile would result if you cut the...
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    05-02-2018, 05:14 PM
    There may be a general consensus - Jim S and J T - that punched cards were a pain in the neck. But I want to defend the metal trays that held them,...
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    04-28-2018, 11:02 PM
    If you spent so long on military ships, at pretty constant gravity, no wonder you thought it never varied. Try an old time boat. Climb to the top of...
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    04-23-2018, 08:10 PM
    rohart replied to a thread Bent spindle in General
    I recently bought a substantial but smallish bench drill, usual design, vertical motor at the back. Motor spindle was bent. The obvious way for...
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    04-23-2018, 09:46 AM
    rohart replied to a thread Buying goods From Britian in General
    When slagging off British shipping companies, may I point out that half of them we use over here are originally US companies, so probably half the...
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    04-18-2018, 04:31 PM
    rohart started a thread OT: Wiki errors in General
    Maybe its fixerdave's thread on a machining wiki that has prompted me to ask this. More frequently nowadays I find a wikipedia page that is...
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    04-10-2018, 11:26 PM
    rohart replied to a thread Live Center Question..... in General
    Running eccentric is what I mean by wobble - the centred end of part it is holding will be describing a circle ? Meaning you can't tell if the centre...
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    04-10-2018, 11:02 PM
    Assuming you're using HSS - high speed steel, the kind you sharpen up yourself: Ally - faster than you'd think; steel - slower than you'd think; ...
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    04-10-2018, 05:23 PM
    rohart replied to a thread Live Center Question..... in General
    Chip is right. And when you're turning on it, is it wobbling ? Wobble means you have to recut the cone, and no wobble but cutting a taper means the...
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    04-07-2018, 04:06 PM
    rohart replied to a thread High friction material in General
    Thanks all. I suppose it would not hold up to the pressure in a mill vise, and no, Mike, I was assuming some sort of clamping. Good idea - I'll...
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    04-07-2018, 12:05 AM
    rohart started a thread High friction material in General
    I've just had the questionable pleasure of taking a long airline flight. It happened to be on Singapore airlines, who were excellent. When being...
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    03-27-2018, 06:21 AM
    Surely a taper produced as a result of too much 'stick out' would be the opposite to what the OP is getting. If the end bends away from the tool,...
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