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    11-07-2017, 11:12 AM
    Name of the game is to keep your expectations as low as possible, that's why I suggested that its just an old turd, that way you have no place...
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    11-06-2017, 03:26 PM
    Ok last question, on the large internal gear, it's about .400" thick and about .550" difference (radius wise) from the ID to the OD OD is...
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    11-06-2017, 01:08 AM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Decisions,decisions. in General
    Dan's right - it's murphy's law of as soon as it's gone is the second you will need it, just the way the universe rolls I guess.
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    11-05-2017, 08:41 PM
    thanks ----- just blew some cab sauvignon out the nose lol
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    11-05-2017, 03:09 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    Well it's at least a good thing I got my sun porch or id be downright grumpy... :p
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    11-05-2017, 02:23 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    sorry for calling you a D.A. having some gasket trouble of my own this morning (besides my own head gasket lol) hydraulics don't just suck -...
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    11-05-2017, 01:55 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    Wrong - go back and re-read ---- I finished my original comment with a question mark, so right off the bat made it a point that I was just taking a...
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    11-05-2017, 01:32 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    Don't freak out - was just a comment that could have been correct -- ugghhh unlike the one you made lol yes - they sure the fuque do resemble...
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    11-05-2017, 01:07 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    look at the proportion - pretty close ain't it or at least great comparison without having spot on size to scale --- your comment was and I quote:...
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    11-05-2017, 12:43 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    Open up mouth - insert foot; https://www.ebay.com/i/311728536653?chn=ps&dispItem=1
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    11-05-2017, 10:20 AM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Gasket cutting 2.0 in General
    Working on old VW's are we now Sid?
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    11-05-2017, 12:34 AM
    it's worth more un-known than known Im thinking --- even though magnetic it still could be somebody's turd, maybe just a loaf from an old machinist...
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    11-04-2017, 01:32 PM
    Nice thanks Lee I will practice with the magnet trick, thanks for understanding the specific needs of a hillbilly to keep things as simple as...
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    11-04-2017, 12:40 PM
    Also thinking the temperature of the oil would be critical - anotherwords if you have allot of parts to do and your oil gets heated up a couple...
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    11-04-2017, 12:29 PM
    TG appreciate that - only time I ever had the oil ignite was when I went in too slow,,, still will look into finding some just for quenching as...
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    11-04-2017, 11:31 AM
    This charts difficult - don't know about you guys but 1600f and 1700 look identical to 1900 and 2000, along with 1800 and 2100 looking identical ...
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    11-04-2017, 11:25 AM
    Thanks - I think im going to practice on some scrap 1045 iv done it before on 1045 just shooting from the hip and it turned out OK iv done...
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    11-03-2017, 08:47 PM
    Thanks all for all the varied info, I might just do them myself again and hope for the best - maybe get some heat crayons they want...
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    11-03-2017, 01:39 PM
    Just want to make them hard not going to be shipping them off to NASA... just hillbilly hard, and my main concern is warpage as they are already...
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    11-03-2017, 11:13 AM
    Just do what Andy would do - poor in toilet, push handle,,, that simple :p all jesting aside, esp. you flat landers have to be extra careful...
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    11-02-2017, 08:21 PM
    You know what - if you don't have anything nice to say then just don't say it, for one the guys not even here anymore to respond, and nobody's...
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    11-01-2017, 07:09 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Angle grinder bike.. in General
    "the sound of the engine really drives me crazy" lol keep in mind he was saying that like it was a good thing lol I hate the sound of...
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    11-01-2017, 04:26 PM
    Common practice to use your three jaw on your mills table or rotary table for holding round objects...
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    11-01-2017, 01:01 PM
    I credit Evan for taking allot of my rough edges down a little, I needed that and he helped me more than anyone... I was a hot-head, yeah for...
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    11-01-2017, 11:40 AM
    That's pretty close minded and also harsh - They both lost their women in different ways and they both picked up the pieces, and yeah in different...
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    10-30-2017, 01:58 PM
    building a planetary gear system and would like to make the gears as durable as possible, iv done this before with identical material for gears...
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    10-29-2017, 04:04 PM
    A.K. Boomer replied to a thread Sir John in General
    You got that right - not enough room for two of those types working in harmony together Im thinking,,, to me he was so experienced he was beyond...
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    10-29-2017, 12:01 PM
    My take on it is yes certain things are manipulated and stacked against us with trying to compete - bet hey what's new we've also played that game...
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    10-29-2017, 11:19 AM
    agreed - I won't even use my standard one because I don't want that kinda load on my mills bearings,,, there was a pic of a grizzly one that came...
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    10-29-2017, 01:27 AM
    I like thanksgiving - I don't like x-mas, don't like easter, don't like b-days, have mixed vibes about new years, valentines day had to been invented...
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