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    Today, 01:55 PM
    I like funny too...but this was just stupid. I don't expect us to have the same sense of humour however more to the point, its already been posted,...
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    Today, 01:39 PM
    to save others wasting their time, its the potato milling video
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    Yesterday, 10:39 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread How does Starrett do this? in General
    Yes, first hand (Dofasco) and I buy and bend by the coil. Variance and still within gauge can be more than 10 thou for common gauges, say 11 for...
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    Yesterday, 05:16 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread How does Starrett do this? in General
    I wonder what the tolerance those gauges are made to. Many probably don't realize just how a wide a range of tolerances is acceptable for a given...
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  • Mcgyver's Avatar
    01-14-2017, 06:44 PM
    that is awesome....he'd have to go 3" to be comparable
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    01-14-2017, 03:17 PM
    just use hydraulic oil when you need clean non detergent mineral oil. very clean mineral oil with few additives available everywhere for modest...
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    01-14-2017, 10:51 AM
    lol, with that we step into a whole new quagmire. One of the things in this thread that no one has said much or anything about is where the heat it...
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    01-13-2017, 10:35 PM
    so as someone's who's actually done it, can you comment on the licensing process? how you got traction with the licensee etc?
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    01-13-2017, 08:12 PM
    oh flylo. carry on.
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    01-13-2017, 08:08 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread Tricky Bearing Removal in General
    that metal piece is I think where the bearing seats - bearing should come out in the other direction like any other motor - bearing pressed onto the...
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    01-13-2017, 06:02 PM
    lol, # of drill chucks - that'd be a good metric of how deeply one is afflicted. I bet I'd need more than fingers and toes....up to five drill...
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    01-13-2017, 05:54 PM
    flylo, you were a customer. yes businesses sign them all the time when you have something they want - sales. That CNC shop has no interest in...
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  • Mcgyver's Avatar
    01-13-2017, 04:48 PM
    I'll disagree on that. I invent the tele-porter. Mitsubishi infringes. I can't afford to fight Mitsubishi. But Siemens can......who I just sold...
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    01-13-2017, 04:26 PM
    I'm in the same boat, I just thought counterfeiting which is a crime is easily spotted when your name is Hermes and you're saying that container of...
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    01-13-2017, 04:08 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread How much new? in General
    better yet email DSG with the serial number....the friendly folks there will send you a copy of the original invoice showing price and all the options
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    01-13-2017, 04:02 PM
    Not saying you're wrong, but can you expand on that? Copyright is easy as commercialization moves it from civil to criminal (counterfeiting), but...
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    01-13-2017, 03:50 PM
    You didn't bring it up, Jerry did, as a valid reason for securing NDA's....and I didn't say you did dispute it. It is a valid point that getting...
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    01-13-2017, 02:40 PM
    I think Jerry's right on the NDA, even if the signing party is a crook you're suppose to have the trail on NDA's so you can argue there has not been...
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    01-13-2017, 02:24 PM
    Ideas are a dime a dozen....its execution that matters. Basics of execution? depends a lot on whether its b2b and b2c - former is easier, later...
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    01-13-2017, 01:14 PM
    its normal for a 5/8 capacity drill chucks to stop at 1/8 or so....you don't want the same jaw profile for a #60 as you do 5/8"s. Think you need...
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    01-13-2017, 12:25 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread Tricky Bearing Removal in General
    you're right, I a remember a part I made once as part of a silver soldering fixture......so clever using AL so the SS wouldn't stick. I got a bit...
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    01-13-2017, 09:53 AM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread KO Lee B600 advice needed. in General
    on the drill fixture, drawings will appear in HSM at some point. The V block supports two rods, one is the micrometer tooth adjustment and the...
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    01-13-2017, 09:31 AM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread KO Lee B600 advice needed. in General
    Need. The mill doesn't help the the T&CG, other way around. What I mean is if you have a horizontal mill, having a T&CG is that much useful as the...
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    01-12-2017, 10:35 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread KO Lee B600 advice needed. in General
    additional motivation....on the floor model
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    01-12-2017, 10:29 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread KO Lee B600 advice needed. in General
    good on you for wanting to figure it out - that can be a very useful machine. There is sort of law of diminishing returns/looking for the low...
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  • Mcgyver's Avatar
    01-12-2017, 09:54 PM
    running hot is not the same concern as the quench.....and I believe those dipping are doing so to save their hands not protect the tool from becoming...
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    01-12-2017, 09:15 PM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread Tricky Bearing Removal in General
    yes, it turns puddle before it turns red. you can still try heat, use propane/air for less risk and warm it evenly and work it while warming. wet...
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  • Mcgyver's Avatar
    01-12-2017, 05:00 PM
    there is lots to have a brain cramp on with regards to gears.....and it is far easier to coach from the sidelines than make the darn thing :)
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    01-12-2017, 02:51 PM
    yes. think about it, if you double the diameter, you double the circumference (C=PI*dia), there is double the length for the teeth to fit around
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    01-12-2017, 09:55 AM
    Mcgyver replied to a thread Drilling Oil in General
    I know Marks comment was from awhile ago....but what is the difference between lubricating and the cutting action? afaik, what it does is remove...
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