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    06-10-2017, 05:45 PM
    rolland replied to a thread Fire eater engine book 2 in General
    Thanks that answers the question, the photo also.
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    06-09-2017, 07:35 PM
    I have been studying the fire eater engine in "Steam & Stirling" book #2 and when working out the cylinder dimensions they don't seem come out right....
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    06-04-2017, 07:34 PM
    rolland replied to a thread O/T battery charging in General
    Thanks for all the advise, I ordered a charger for these style CSB batteries off Amazon not as expensive as I thought. Having worked with lead/acid...
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    06-02-2017, 11:59 PM
    rolland started a thread O/T battery charging in General
    I have a couple of CBS batteries that need charged, they are 12 volt. used in UBS power supply and lighting. Question...can I use a standard 12 volt...
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    05-25-2017, 05:50 PM
    rolland started a thread O/T weather in General
    Reading my weather station (basic model) I see the temp is at 94 the humidity is 11 percent with winds gusting to 17-18 mph steady at 5 mph. what is...
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    04-23-2017, 07:48 PM
    rolland replied to a thread Guidance making a cam in General
    It seems that the little things will cause you the most problems, I could not figure out why I could not get the stock to index correctly. Well it...
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    04-23-2017, 02:52 AM
    rolland started a thread Guidance making a cam in General
    I am needing help setting up to make this cam, I have made cams in the past but not with this dwell. Normally I can use an off set in the four jaw...
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    04-12-2017, 11:40 PM
    Thanks for the ideas, ended up using the spin jig and setting the angles I needed. It wasn't all that difficult after getting on with it, as with...
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    04-12-2017, 12:58 AM
    Should have been a little clearer, I need to clean up the existing seat in the valve that is off center. I plan on machining a hex on the back to...
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    04-11-2017, 11:36 PM
    I need to cut new seats in a couple of brass valves, I turned a 3/4 inch piece of 0-1 with a 60 degree face now I need to mill the flutes. This is...
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    04-04-2017, 06:24 PM
    Well the good news is she found a buyer so they will work out the details and I am clear of it. :)
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    04-03-2017, 07:09 PM
    Yeppers its my fingers that can't spell
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    04-03-2017, 06:24 PM
    A good friend died about a year ago and his widow wants to sell his gunsmith shop, the question is the mill. I have no idea what it is worth and need...
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    03-27-2017, 02:42 AM
    Thanks for all the help, I think I have it sorted out now.
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    03-26-2017, 08:10 PM
    Mine has an RPS3 resistor with the same colors, what is the reason for the choke coil? how is it wired in to the system? I have the wiring diagram...
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    03-26-2017, 03:31 PM
    Max It started out that I wanted a tach, but having solved that, the modification was mentioned to clip the resistor. I am not well versed in some...
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    03-26-2017, 06:16 AM
    Thanks for the information on the tach, now I see a couple of resistors that might qualify for being close to the pot connectors could you pinpoint...
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    03-26-2017, 02:12 AM
    Well !!!:confused:
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    03-25-2017, 10:37 PM
    I have a treadmill motor I am wanting to put on a drill press and would like to add a tach to keep track of the speed. I know this has been addressed...
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