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    Yesterday, 12:59 PM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    So what your saying is the blade derives it's drive from the blade being pulled across it. I can see the individual wires poking the swarf out of the...
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    Yesterday, 12:57 PM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    Yes, I realize the wire wheel is a consumable. My thought when I wrote my last post was how long would it last before it wore down in the center. I...
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    Yesterday, 09:15 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    I don't think your going to be able to brush PVC swarf away. That stuff comes off in streams and strings that will instantly wrap around any rotating...
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    Yesterday, 09:11 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    I can't tell how the wheel is driven. It looks like it just turns as the blade is pulled over it. The groove that forms into the center of the wheel...
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    11-12-2018, 10:27 PM
    I recently picked up some Hertel coated taps. Sizes #8 - 1/2" I got both fine and coarse for each. Some are two flute and some are three. #8 -...
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    11-12-2018, 10:07 PM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    That's an interesting idea but I have to wonder how you are going to get the brushes to rotate?? My guess is they will turn with the bearings with...
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    11-12-2018, 12:38 PM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    Is the OP talking about the blade gullets packing with chips or chips getting crunched between the guide rollers?? The rollers are usually well above...
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    11-12-2018, 12:35 PM
    Good one !! JL..............
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    11-12-2018, 10:52 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread 4 x 6 band saw question in General
    I made a wiper plate out of a piece of 1/8" polyethylene. I made a .020 slit in it that has a snug fit over the blade. I put it behind the metal...
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    11-12-2018, 09:55 AM
    I think that even if you found a filter that would stop the IR light from hitting the display and illuminating all the segments then you wouldn't be...
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    11-12-2018, 09:50 AM
    It gives him peace of mind. JL..............
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    11-11-2018, 09:49 PM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    No, not really. The ground one was about $80 more than the mill finish one. The mill finish one would have been fine if it wasn't slightly crowned...
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    11-11-2018, 09:54 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    Not sure if you have read all my posts. This one is an original Suburban and it's the machined version, not the ground one. It was within the...
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    11-11-2018, 09:43 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Rusted end mills in General
    I used to use old cheap chipped end mills for roughing but they put more of a load on the machine and do a crappy job at cutting. Even after...
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    11-11-2018, 09:28 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    Seasoning is something that's not talked about much here, either that or I've missed the threads. I always thought that the term seasoning came...
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    11-11-2018, 09:22 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    I've seen some even more than that. I don't know what makes them so expensive. JL............
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    11-11-2018, 01:22 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    You should see the prices people are asking for similar size used ones on eBay, plus $40 or more for shipping. It's just iron, not gold. JL.......
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    11-11-2018, 01:19 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    I tried stoning it but wasn't getting anywhere so I milled it. JL.....
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    11-11-2018, 12:35 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    Yea, that's what I figured too. The casting must have moved slightly. The tech rep told me they are seasoned and pretty stable. The hump was right...
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    11-11-2018, 12:32 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    No, the poor quality one was Interstate. That one went back. This one is the Suburban machined finish one. It's pretty good. JL...............
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    11-10-2018, 02:35 PM
    Yea, the louvers are not finished very smooth and the spray on finish that is used makes the surface rough as well. The only way you could gete the...
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    11-10-2018, 02:31 PM
    JoeLee started a thread Got My New Angle Plate in General
    After sending back that Interstate angle plate that I got a couple weeks ago. I got my new Suburban. What a difference. It was within the...
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    11-10-2018, 10:06 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Grinding 3 jaw chuck? in General
    That is exactly the problem you'll run into. You might increase the accuracy at the very position that you ground the jaw in bu anywhere else...
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    11-10-2018, 10:02 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Grinding 3 jaw chuck? in General
    I don't even see how it's possible to mix the jaw order up and not see it. They would be off by inches. Probably not even come together. ...
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    11-10-2018, 09:54 AM
    When you make your millions don't forget all your friends on this forum. JL................
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    11-09-2018, 09:21 AM
    NO THANKS !!! India is way worse than China. JL..............
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    11-09-2018, 09:19 AM
    JoeLee replied to a thread Steel Identification? in General
    That's the best way to do it. Mark it when you get it so you don't forget. You can't go by any of the color codes because they are not standard. I...
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    11-08-2018, 07:27 PM
    There isn't a whole lot that can go wrong with tool holders. Either they don't fit properly or lock snuggly, that's about it. As far as the handle...
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    11-08-2018, 01:46 AM
    When it comes to tool post and holders a couple thou on the dove tail or flats of the tool holder can make a huge difference in where the locking...
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    11-07-2018, 02:12 PM
    I installed it too and instantly ran into a few issues. It tend to block things that you don't want blocked. JL.............
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