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    03-17-2018, 07:07 PM
    oxford replied to a thread Tapmatic units in General
    Not to get off topic but my mill is in need of a resistor for the vfd. I link it to the vari-drive pullys acting like a big flywheel. Even with a...
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    03-16-2018, 10:10 PM
    Never 3 but routinely used machines with 2 vices on it. Maybe it doesn’t matter to you but I would probably have them all ground as a matched set
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    03-05-2018, 08:08 PM
    oxford replied to a thread Antique motorcycles in General
    I have a 73 rd350 and a 74 h1 in the garage being worked on.
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    03-04-2018, 06:56 PM
    Interested in this, I haven’t heard of the inverters going bad. I have had mine for 3-4 years now and it sees minimal use and will go for periods of...
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    03-04-2018, 08:53 AM
    No major damage near me but we have been out of power since Friday at 3:30pm.
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    03-01-2018, 07:12 PM
    oxford replied to a thread Mounting older B&S Bestest in General
    The best test I have uses dovetails on the indicator. I am not exactly sure what the question you are asking is. Do you have any pictures of what...
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    02-28-2018, 07:56 PM
    oxford replied to a thread Beginner 2-axis DRO in General
    I use the bolt hole calculator and the 1/2 button quite often, I will have to look any see if I have the memory function and start playing with that.
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    02-25-2018, 12:02 PM
    I am guessing most of you are running these on compressed air and not steam. How much air volume would it take to efficiently run say a 3” whistle? ...
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    02-22-2018, 09:51 AM
    oxford replied to a thread weldingweb forum? in Home Shop Welding
    Thanks for the replies. Hope it makes it back, it is a good forum with for the most part a bunch of good guys on it.
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    02-21-2018, 09:03 PM
    I have also had endmills go oversize when plunging as well on Bridgeport size machines.
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    02-21-2018, 08:58 PM
    Does anyone know if the welding web forum is down? I don't get on there as much as I used to but the past few days I get an error when I try to go...
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    02-21-2018, 01:39 PM
    oxford replied to a thread Pipe thread tapping depth? in General
    I don’t do a lot of them so I do the “go half way and start checking” method. I did work at a place as a teenager that did have depth specs on the...
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    02-19-2018, 09:14 PM
    Look at the bottom of the endmill, if there is a hole in the center it is not "center cutting" if the cutting edge touch in the middle it is. With...
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    02-18-2018, 08:54 PM
    I wonder what the depth limit on parts is with that method? They were using 2 thick rubber do you think a 4 or 6 piece would double or triple how...
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    02-18-2018, 07:05 PM
    Very interesting, was not quite what I was expecting.
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    02-16-2018, 08:47 PM
    oxford replied to a thread What did you machine today? in General
    Maybe not a problem with this car but I made an aluminum shift knob when I was younger. It looked cool but man was that thing cold in the winter...
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    02-15-2018, 01:26 PM
    Then just get the 600v machine and call it a day and stop worrying about a transformer
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    02-09-2018, 05:23 PM
    It always rubs me the wrong way when people use the forums as a way to support there YouTube channel. There is at leas one that comes to mind on...
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    01-28-2018, 04:36 PM
    oxford replied to a thread Is CDCO a one-man band? in General
    I remember when Ebay wasn't a whole lot better. Auction ended, email seller your shipping address, they go to post office or ups and get a quote,...
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    01-26-2018, 05:49 PM
    oxford replied to a thread McMaster-Carr catalogue in General
    While looking through paper is sometimes nice, McMasters website is so good it just about makes a catalog obsolete for them.
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    01-24-2018, 08:47 AM
    oxford replied to a thread Nylatron? in General
    I have never tried it but I have heard of guys first turning a very coarse thread on the OD of the part before actual turning. When the tool bit...
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    01-13-2018, 11:42 AM
    oxford replied to a thread Precision Lathe work in General
    He had it turning away from him for the chainsaw work, then changed direction for the gouge.
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    01-08-2018, 07:44 PM
    If you do offset the tailstock and use a live center I am pretty sure you should drill the end of the shaft with a "bell" center drill.
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    12-25-2017, 11:04 AM
    I love the fact that I picked one up at a yard sale and parted it out on eBay for many times more than I payed for it and the fact that everything...
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