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    Today, 05:32 PM
    I have a 2 tube fluorescent over the lathe. I have it tipped so it does not shine in my eyes. I have been quite happy with it, and I suspect you...
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    Today, 05:30 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Logan Lathe Question in General
    Most usually, those arms have a plunger to retain them in the correct position. Not familiar with that model, so...... Is there no plunger to...
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    Today, 05:25 PM
    That wasn't all I got from it, so many levels......
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    Today, 02:46 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Concrete dust in General
    I have a variety of that interlocking tile in some places as a foot relief floormat. it is a very stiff foam Works quite well, sweeps well,...
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    Today, 02:35 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread OT- Equifax in General
    I strongly doubt YOU are a target that a hacker would expect to get anywhere with. It's the gum cracking secretary somewhere that is the usual...
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    Today, 02:18 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread OT: SSD versus hard drive. in General
    Google collects enough data on you from your searches, they don't NEED to have reports sent. Although it is difficult to show that there are never...
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    Today, 02:10 PM
    maybe not so ironic. Maybe not so far to drift. The OP fixed the thing because he HAS the parts. if he had not been able to get them, it...
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    Today, 01:44 PM
    Spiral POINT taps are great for hand tapping, I use them whenever available. Spiral FLUTE taps break too easily for hand tapping. Old fashioned...
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    Today, 01:38 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread OT- Equifax in General
    Point taken. I was thinking of ways not dependent on issues with the actual customer interface. But I am sure that if it is even potentially...
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    Today, 01:05 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Concrete dust in General
    I mentioned that long ago. But we do not know anything definite about the surface, you are just speculating. Guessing, really. So are the rest...
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    Today, 12:57 PM
    Either your #25 is wrong, OR you have a thread forming tap. Otherwise there is something very odd going on #25 is standard for 10-24 75%...
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    Today, 12:38 PM
    On my 2000 truck, just the end caps, but I understand the whole thing is plastic on some. Have not seen one yet. Yes, a replacement can be...
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    Today, 12:34 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Concrete dust in General
    That seems to fall under the first line of my post........ You clearly could "scuff your foot on the floor and get a pile of dust" in that case.
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    Today, 12:31 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Logan Lathe Question in General
    Your best bet is to contact Logan. While they did not make the Powermatic machines, they may have manuals and even parts. http://www.lathe.com/
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    Today, 12:28 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread OT- Equifax in General
    Another method of attack that has apparently been used before is to compromise not an OUTSIDE user, but an INSIDE user, and to attempt to get a piece...
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    Today, 09:46 AM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Concrete dust in General
    If the surface is not one that you can scuff your shoe on and get a pile of dust, then the really dire predictions are not applicable. You have not...
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    Today, 09:30 AM
    That is what they are called here. "induction cooktop".
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    Today, 09:29 AM
    The thing to really wonder about is PLASTIC radiators. They work, but you have to wonder how well. Never mind the fact that they will fail after a...
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    Today, 12:39 AM
    No, a Japanese style, a large rectangular part something like 25 x 40 mm, with mounting screw holes out to the ends, and the leads coming outone of...
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    Yesterday, 11:20 PM
    Ok, I initially thought it would be a guitar amp, not a rack power amp. That one has so much heatsink for its power that the heatsink could nearly...
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    Yesterday, 09:27 PM
    Of course the original subject is a 4 jaw..... But if you look at the scroll, the movement is perhaps 0.2 inches per turn. But the average...
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    Yesterday, 09:22 PM
    There will be one or more sets of IGBTs that drive the coils. As it has several "burners" in one cooktop unit, the cookplate drivers are...
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    Yesterday, 05:47 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread OT: SSD versus hard drive. in General
    Got your tinfoil cap firmly in place?
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    Yesterday, 05:40 PM
    Most cast heatsinks are aluminum alloys. Zamac is an aluminum alloy, alloyed with several other things, of course, including zinc. An "old Roland...
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    Yesterday, 03:15 PM
    Go ahead and check the torque needed to rapid the axis at max workpiece load (if work sits on the moving table). Include acceleration. Then check...
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    Yesterday, 03:07 PM
    That is the precise point. A certain number were made, and the stock of parts gets used up. No MORE are made, and the equipment becomes unusable...
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    Yesterday, 02:58 PM
    That first would be Lehman's.
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    Yesterday, 02:50 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread OT- Equifax in General
    While that is a somewhat extreme example, as they really cannot DO that total shutdown in a practical way*, the principle is true. I have seen much...
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    Yesterday, 02:37 PM
    It should, but maybe not for the reasons usually cited. When a chuck has several pinions (most of mine have one), then each one applies force in a...
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    Yesterday, 02:26 PM
    J Tiers replied to a thread Concrete dust in General
    There is "paint" and there is "concrete paint". Not the same thing. A good concrete paint applied (not epoxy stuff) is durable and not an issue....
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