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    09-18-2019, 05:12 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread OT; Epson printer scam in General
    Same thing happened to me about a year ago. I did extensive research on the internet and tried several solutions. None worked. Crossed Epson off...
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    09-14-2019, 07:48 PM
    Joe Rogers, How in blazes can you make a puller for a tapered bearing cup, if the small end of the taper is facing away from you and there's no way...
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    09-14-2019, 07:36 PM
    Ries, Do you know where Aluminum killed steel can be bought in smallish quantities? I haven't been able to find any. A good source would make my...
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    09-13-2019, 02:42 AM
    Greenie, Not sure I understand what you mean by "bend up a welding rod and into it." Can you explain?
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    09-13-2019, 02:38 AM
    LKeithR, Good to know that the welding method works and that the race just drops out. What I had in mind isn't just heating, but actually running a...
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    09-13-2019, 01:28 AM
    I'm rebuilding a vintage steering idler unit that has a shaft supported by two tapered roller bearings. The cone of one of the bearings shows some...
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    09-02-2019, 09:22 PM
    Situation: large air compressor with a 3-phase motor run off single-phase power using a VFD. Is it possible to get the pressure switch to turn the...
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    08-15-2019, 12:58 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread Vacuum fitting adaptor in General
    Arcane, That's the ticket! Thank you. JA
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    08-13-2019, 10:15 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread Vacuum fitting adaptor in General
    Joel, True, but experience tells me that to find the original I must first make a replica. So my question stands. JA
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    08-13-2019, 05:36 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread Vacuum fitting adaptor in General
    You are right -- the line isn't flared, since it uses a ferrule. I was thinking of another line there is a little problem with. CPeter: do you...
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    08-13-2019, 02:44 PM
    alsinaj started a thread Vacuum fitting adaptor in General
    Greetings! I'm working on a vintage car that had (when I disassembled it many years ago) an adaptor to mate a vacuum hard line to the intake...
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    08-05-2019, 11:21 AM
    alsinaj replied to a thread Some Awesome Inserts in General
    Almost on topic: Anyone have a source for left-handed insert holders in 12mm and/or 16mm shank sizes? Most sets have few if any holders for...
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    07-16-2019, 08:50 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread What the ... ! in General
    Thanks for all the replies. The real problem, I think, is that I didn't give enough thought to how different Acetal is from aluminum or steel. I...
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    07-16-2019, 04:03 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread What the ... ! in General
    About 4 inches.
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    07-16-2019, 03:50 PM
    alsinaj started a thread What the ... ! in General
    Am getting inconsistent results with something that should be dead simple, and don't understand why. I need to make 20 plastic buttons, 1.25" OD,...
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    07-04-2019, 02:34 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread Blasting in General
    Mr Fixit: How about this? Take a magnetic strainer like the one suggested by Weirdscience. Make a stand that fits inside the blast cabinet that has...
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    07-04-2019, 01:49 PM
    alsinaj replied to a thread Blasting in General
    Thanks for your suggestions. I'll try boiling in degreaser instead of just soaking. Don't know why I didn't think of that. I have both a rotary...
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    07-04-2019, 11:16 AM
    alsinaj started a thread Blasting in General
    Not a machining question per se, but I thought I would find some good suggestions here. I'm restoring a '60s car, and have hundreds of small parts -...
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