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    Yesterday, 11:12 PM
    The Carbon Killer (not carbon cutter) that Toolguy referenced to has according to it's msds a citrus based component as it's main cleaning...
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    Yesterday, 07:31 PM
    Here's an interesting report I just found. I have not had the time to even look at it more than just superficially. No time to read and digest all of...
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    Yesterday, 12:20 AM
    Not sure if you picked up the axles today or not, irregardless it's a done deal by now. This question comes up often enough so I looked for a...
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    12-15-2014, 07:36 PM
    Tiffie, read the original request again. He is not building or modifying an axle for use in any sort of motorized vehicle. He is simply looking to...
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    12-15-2014, 02:41 PM
    Willy replied to a thread RIP Byron Boucher in General
    My sincere condolences to you and your family Linda. Thank you so much for letting us know, I know how hard it must be for you to take the time to do...
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    12-15-2014, 01:54 AM
    I'd save my $20 per shaft and spend it at a local machine shop or fab shop if you want a quality piece of steel so that you know exactly what you're...
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    12-12-2014, 11:18 PM
    This works! A CD/DVD is what, .25-.50 cents and a cheap SD card is only a few bucks plus it gives you the option to send your buddy a whole lot more...
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    12-11-2014, 12:17 PM
    It's like that with everything here, not just bikes. Cars, groceries, general merchandise as a whole. Canadians must have sucker written all over...
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    12-11-2014, 10:42 AM
    Willy replied to a thread OT: Leaf Pick Up in General
    This what I found out a while back as well. I got caught with an early snowfall before I had time to pick all of the leaves up underneath an apple...
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    12-11-2014, 10:23 AM
    Yes, or just about anywhere else for that matter. Saw one not too long ago just like Flylo's except this was a basket case, with a box of "extras"...
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    12-10-2014, 11:51 AM
    In this application it does have to deliver some torque as it is used to turn a screw type scissor jack that in turn is lifting an underbody...
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    12-10-2014, 12:02 AM
    Here's another site some here will find interesting. I'll link directly to the area that most here will find interesting. For those looking for baby...
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    12-09-2014, 11:26 PM
    Very well actually given the limits placed on it by the size and materials used and the amount of torque actually required. The components I'm...
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    12-09-2014, 10:18 PM
    Thanks guys. I guess I had hopes of it being named something else.:) I realized that it is a form of the common universal/Cardan/Hooke joint. Just...
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    12-09-2014, 08:06 PM
    These joints/couplings are used on a snowblower to transfer rotary motion through a tight bend in order to control the blower's chute direction. The...
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    12-09-2014, 11:31 AM
    You'll have fun with that Flylo, probably as much fun as you're going to have with your clothes on anyway.:) The last 36 years have all been...
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    12-05-2014, 10:32 PM
    Good news Andy. Thanks for the update. Sounds like things are looking up. If the gears aren't too bad, (can't quite tell from the pics) you'll...
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    12-05-2014, 08:09 AM
    You're very welcome Andy, just let us know how you make out. I'd be extremely surprised if you had to actually order them in. Like Lakeside53 said...
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    12-04-2014, 11:38 PM
    The bigger 6205 bearings were on the output shaft, the input shaft will have the 6003 bearings. These should be able to be sourced just about...
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    12-04-2014, 10:14 PM
    Andy, now that I've had time to look at a few different 7x12 horizontal band saw parts manuals I have found some similarities. Well a lot of...
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    12-04-2014, 12:12 PM
    For bearing suppliers I usually go to one of the local power transmission outlets that cater to industrial users here like mills, mining, logging and...
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    12-03-2014, 06:01 AM
    How a flight data recorder works.
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    12-02-2014, 11:58 PM
    Don't tell me the sun is going to stop shinning? I know it's a little dim in places right now but it's coming back bright and strong later...right? ...
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    12-02-2014, 09:29 PM
    Yup same here, must of missed the first installment. Not sure how this will be used or how long it will need to run, but bulb life can of course...
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    12-02-2014, 12:48 PM
    Willy replied to a thread Hello! in General
    Welcome to the circus raceneer. +1 on the nice work. Did you get all the leaves and branches put back into place on your tress and shrubs after...
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    12-02-2014, 01:17 AM
    Willy replied to a thread Locomotive Burn-Out in General
    Thank you Mike for the personal insight, some very interesting observations from someone who has been there. Lets face it except for a few here most...
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    12-01-2014, 12:48 AM
    Willy replied to a thread Locomotive Burn-Out in General
    Or should have gone off. If these incidents are indeed malicious, I'm sure those responsible would have been found guilty of intentionally damaging...
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    11-30-2014, 11:34 PM
    Willy replied to a thread Locomotive Burn-Out in General
    There are several other examples of the same damage that incurred to the rails both here in this thread and elsewhere so I doubt very much it was...
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    11-28-2014, 09:22 PM
    Willy replied to a thread Locomotive Burn-Out in General
    Nah, you're as crazy as ever, but at least your sense of recollection is still intact.:) I think George took the liberty of deleting it and the...
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    11-28-2014, 09:04 PM
    I remember reading a book review on this forum a little over a year ago by one our members, TRX. Trustee from the Toolroom
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