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    06-28-2015, 10:41 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Dovetail Cutter Design in General
    Thank you Sir John.
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    06-27-2015, 10:18 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Dovetail Cutter Design in General
    I seem to recall a post here several years ago in which a fellow described making a dovetail cutter using a laid back insert. He showed how to adjust...
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    05-31-2015, 02:36 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Bought meself a new lathe in General
    For years when people would ask "how tall are you", I would answer five-eighteen. It took a while for the light to come on with some of them.
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    05-23-2015, 08:36 AM
    Been seeing that on wooden handles for tire mauls, hand sledges and such for years.
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    05-07-2015, 09:06 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Shop Made Tools in General
    Very nice. How did you do the handle ends?
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    04-24-2015, 10:13 PM
    Paul, I would suggest that some provision be made to run that screw inward to free it from the hole. When I tried something like that, the hole...
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    04-23-2015, 05:46 PM
    Is there not a chart attached to the headstock which shows what gear setups to use for various threads and feeds? If there is not such a chart...
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    04-19-2015, 09:02 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Paging metalbender in General
    Yep, I sure did leave off the year. 1998, Sept./Oct. issue. Sorry about that.
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    04-19-2015, 08:37 PM
    Lew, I certainly agree about the waving camera. That is very annoying as well as keeping one from getting a good look at things. It's not just the...
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    04-19-2015, 07:54 PM
    J Harp started a thread Paging metalbender in General
    Check Networking Forum.
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    04-19-2015, 06:13 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Help in Networking
    I just found your question, don't check this forum often. It's called the Erten Machining Center. I have the issue of The Home Shop Machinist...
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    04-19-2015, 10:49 AM
    I'd like to know what the reinforcing fabric, and the iron on adhesive were. Might be good for other uses.
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    04-18-2015, 09:59 AM
    J Harp replied to a thread half nuts in General
    I think most of the threading indicators on the import small lathes can be adjusted by loosening the screw which holds the rotating dial on the top...
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    04-17-2015, 11:07 PM
    I'd check the cooker carefully before pressurizing it again, it's possible that the bottom could have been damaged by overheating. Not saying it was...
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    04-16-2015, 09:12 PM
    J Harp replied to a thread Lathe gears - how loose ? in General
    If there is a truck stop near you, get a spray can of 5th wheel and slider lube. Spray it on and let the carrier evaporate. It's leaves a coating...
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