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    Today, 12:24 AM
    Glug replied to a thread O.T: Boating Accident in General
    I have sailed thousands of miles on the ocean, frequently in narrow channels with ships. It is not uncommon to have large ships bearing down on you...
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    01-19-2018, 07:35 PM
    Is there a reason they need a metric thread? I would epoxy whatever is convenient in there, like 3/8 fine thread. If you don't have a knurling tool...
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    01-15-2018, 01:24 PM
    Ideally mounted on a quick change adapter for the toolpost.
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    01-03-2018, 11:53 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Buy AMD stock NOW. in General
    I thought this was a machinist's forum. How is this topic even remotely relevant? There are thousands of message boards devoted to so-called "hot...
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    01-03-2018, 10:57 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Buy AMD stock NOW. in General
    I hate stock tip message boards. They are all over the internet. Full of posters (many paid to post) desperately telling other people in CAPSLOCK...
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    12-27-2017, 01:22 PM
    Which one did you get? I see a large variety up there. Some lathes can be lifted with a bottle jack under the ways, pushing on a steel plate and...
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    12-27-2017, 10:19 AM
    Those could be really great lathes. Looking at the width of the carriage vs. the lack of space under the bed and between pedestals, I don't see...
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    12-26-2017, 07:22 PM
    Apparently that Large & Shapely weighs about 6100. Parts and operators manuals for model A: ...
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    12-26-2017, 09:36 AM
    Someone should save that lathe. Lodge & Shipley's of that era are great lathes, and it would be an excellent for restoration. You would potentially...
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    12-24-2017, 09:59 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Degreasing a Lathe in General
    I also prefer a vacuum for cleaning machines, whether it is metal chips or sawdust. Often a 'walrus brush' is necessary to mechanically dislodge...
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    12-22-2017, 11:15 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Degreasing a Lathe in General
    The label contents are very often written or dictated by marketing people. If they can sell more product by making the instructions shorter or simple...
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    12-19-2017, 09:20 AM
    Glug replied to a thread American Pacemaker lathe in General
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    12-19-2017, 09:17 AM
    Glug replied to a thread American Pacemaker lathe in General
    These are the original photos. I salvaged them and re-hosted them on use.com.
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    12-19-2017, 09:13 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Degreasing a Lathe in General
    Many of the chemicals in this thread are very harsh. If left to dry on many surfaces, they will corrode the surface. They will wick into seams of a...
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    12-17-2017, 07:29 PM
    Glug replied to a thread Pacemaker 20x48 in General
    Later models had a 2 speed tailstock. I think that change was in the '50's.
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    12-17-2017, 06:33 PM
    I dare any of the grumblers in this thread to go tell their wife she's not a homemaker.
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    12-17-2017, 06:15 PM
    Glug replied to a thread Pacemaker 20x48 in General
    Anyone have a spare DA size Aloris they'd sell cheap? Fwiw, the bearings in this lathe are force lubricated filtered oil via a pump. The preload...
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    12-17-2017, 03:43 PM
    Glug replied to a thread Real cheap skates in General
    There were no skates of any kind in that video and it has nothing to do with this thread.
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    12-17-2017, 03:06 PM
    Glug replied to a thread Real cheap skates in General
    I originally thought I would screw some wood into the 4x4 to capture the axle. But after I felt how well they rolled, I decided to skip it. I think...
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    12-17-2017, 12:30 PM
    Glug replied to a thread Pacemaker 20x48 in General
    There is a company with parts and support. They are pricey, which is okay - so long as they can stay viable and in business. Prints are probably...
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    12-17-2017, 12:08 PM
    Glug started a thread Real cheap skates in General
    Submitted as cheapest real skates ever. And oh, are they good. I've used pipe to move stuff for years. But when I needed to move a 3000 lathe down...
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    12-17-2017, 11:22 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Pacemaker 20x48 in General
    Yeah, pipe rolling is dubious at this level. Bigger pipe rolls easier but is probably more prone to crush. I have historically used a bunch of pieces...
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    12-17-2017, 09:56 AM
    Blessed are the Cheesemakers.. And the Pacemakers..
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    12-16-2017, 11:49 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Fluid Film in General
    They are very different products. What are you using it for, and at what application temperature?
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    12-16-2017, 11:45 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Pacemaker 20x48 in General
    Blocks could work, depending. I sure don't want to over-complicate it and would love to not do a skid. Building a skid can get quite expensive, and...
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    12-15-2017, 01:38 PM
    Glug started a thread Pacemaker 20x48 in General
    With a lot of effort searching through junk listings, I lucked out and won a 1948 Pacemaker. It's a heavy 20x48, and I saved it from a scrapper. Now...
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    12-09-2017, 10:58 AM
    I thought prostitution was legal in Finland?
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    12-07-2017, 09:07 PM
    Do you cover any of those machines?
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    12-06-2017, 10:02 PM
    We haven't had enough iron lately! How is this project coming along? What size is that Pacemaker? I have been jawing with Flylo about buying a...
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    12-06-2017, 11:53 AM
    Glug replied to a thread Where to buy gears? in General
    He said minimal lash. That'd fit more like Succotash.
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