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    07-26-2015, 01:27 PM
    When I aw this I thought it would be about the urban legend that they are the same because Miller owns Hobart and Hobart is just Miller's second rate...
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    07-21-2015, 10:45 AM
    radkins replied to a thread But it ships free! in General
    Apparently people do buy from them however otherwise they would go away and it looks as if they aren't about to do that anytime soon. Ebay has...
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    07-19-2015, 05:44 PM
    radkins replied to a thread But it ships free! in General
    I just spent the last half hour or so researching diamond coated end mills, as I said I was shocked at the price so I was curious about just what the...
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    07-19-2015, 04:43 PM
    radkins started a thread But it ships free! in General
    http://www.ebay.com/itm/OSG-70400716-End-Mill-Stub-Carbide-1-8-4-FL-Sq-End-/381006756775?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item58b5c5bba7 This is just...
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    07-03-2015, 06:33 PM
    Now that's neat! I now have a new project to tend to real soon, I just got to have one of those file cleaners! Thanks for posting that.
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    07-03-2015, 06:27 PM
    For really tough stuck chips (a file shouldn't even get into this condition but it happens sometimes) I sometimes resort to a brass cartridge case. I...
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    07-03-2015, 05:47 PM
    And that's the difference! I suppose as long as they are used mostly on soft steel they should do ok but the imports I have didn't last nearly as...
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    07-02-2015, 09:44 PM
    I have over forty files not including the rifflers and most are USA made Nicholsons, I had my doubts when the Mexican/Brazilian files hit the market...
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    06-29-2015, 10:05 PM
    Is 100 grit too course for grinding end mills? I can get the exact wheel I need from shars for about $50 but it's only avaliable in 100 grit which...
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    06-20-2015, 09:19 AM
    I too flew under a bridge once, the highway 33 bridge over Norris lake just North of Knoxville Tn. The lake was low and so I had a bit more vertical...
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    06-18-2015, 09:57 PM
    Here's the situation, a particular job I do fairly often requires a 1/4" slot 3/8" deep in a recessed area. 1/4"x4" extra long carbide end mills are...
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    06-18-2015, 09:14 PM
    radkins replied to a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    Flying over BC! Rocky territory or not I sure envy you having an experience such as that! I have always dreamed of flying up north but it never...
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    06-15-2015, 09:43 PM
    radkins replied to a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    Again just for the record my original question was not about the capabilities of the aircraft but rather it's about how the video was made. I...
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    06-13-2015, 10:54 AM
    radkins replied to a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    Fellows there seems to be a bit of misunderstanding here, I am not saying the aircraft is not real nor am I saying that high performance takeoff is...
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    06-12-2015, 04:23 PM
    radkins replied to a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    The reason that there is no shot from a ground vantage point IMO. Still I bet that was a wild ride! Back in the early 70's I got a STOL...
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    06-12-2015, 03:18 PM
    radkins replied to a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    I tend to think if was truly real, that is actually vertical, they would have had a ground shot that would have been even more impressive. Maybe it's...
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    06-12-2015, 02:17 PM
    radkins replied to a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    Like I said "something" just doesn't look right and the camera angle from lift-off to the completion of that vertical climb seems a bit suspicious,...
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    06-12-2015, 01:20 PM
    radkins started a thread Real or CGG?? in General
    This looks real, well sort of, and I think it's supposed to be real BUT there's something about the video that just doesn't look quite right? I think...
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    06-12-2015, 06:58 AM
    I get double catalogs since my wife ordered something for me once and used her name so now we get duplicate catalogs, one has my name and the other...
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    06-11-2015, 08:37 AM
    Well I just can't stand it any more! I have managed to ignore these last few sales but it's making me a nervous wreck thinking of all the goodies I...
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    06-09-2015, 11:21 PM
    Bobcats are common here and know of at least two people who have tried to tame them without much luck, one fellow found 3 kits that had yet to open...
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    06-08-2015, 07:33 PM
    That kitten definitely suffers from excessive cuteness!
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    06-08-2015, 02:25 PM
    I think I may have found one that will work, http://www.travers.com/62202-53-810-860?Category=UserSearch=53-810-860 This is a dish type with an...
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    06-08-2015, 12:35 PM
    She actually has 7 toes on the front, 26 total, depending on how they are counted. If just the main toes are counted then "normal" cats have 4 toes...
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    06-08-2015, 12:20 PM
    I have considered that but I would much rather do a precision job of it if I can, still if I can't come up with the proper tools to do it right I may...
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    06-08-2015, 12:15 PM
    And on top of that some of us need all the help we can get! ;)
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    06-08-2015, 11:49 AM
    This one often does that sort of thing and even picks up her food sometimes holding it while she eats. It's really comical watching her use those...
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    06-08-2015, 11:15 AM
    The problem seems to be that the cup wheels and single angle edge wheels (at least the ones I have and have seen) are all the wrong angle and cut a...
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    06-08-2015, 10:11 AM
    I need a diamond wheel that has a lens shape when viewed from the edge, I can't find a thing out there even when viewing "images" on Google. I know...
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    06-07-2015, 10:43 AM
    Now ya dunnit! Cost me another 115 bucks plus shipping! I have been wanting to get one of those for chamber reaming but no more chambers than I do...
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