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  1. So at 16 in 1976 I was working in a shop, not a...

    So at 16 in 1976 I was working in a shop, not a tool and die shop, but they specialized in custom fasteners of all types. We used shapers to make large(like 6" across flats) hex bolts and nuts. I...
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    Thanks for the replies, funny my location USED to...

    Thanks for the replies, funny my location USED to show up, I've seriously thought about rolling and the drawplate ideas. And AMES, yes I know them but was looking to buy more qty and pay less.

    And...
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    Allen keys...last resort. This is what I find so...

    Allen keys...last resort. This is what I find so odd...someone is making the stock, unless the allen key makers make their own.
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    Source for very small hex stock?

    As title says..I'm looking for 5/32" on down. Doesn't have to be fractional either. Brass, steel, SS are all OK. Any ideas?
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    Babin charged 10K to rebuild one of the B'ports...

    Babin charged 10K to rebuild one of the B'ports at my school. Came back looking and performing better than a new one. And I've used new ones.
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    Any ideas what the smallest practical square or...

    Any ideas what the smallest practical square or hex hole you could make with one of these?
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    I use Starrett M1. It seems to improve the action.

    I use Starrett M1. It seems to improve the action.
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    Used paypal. Funny I found them because I did a...

    Used paypal. Funny I found them because I did a search for American made endmills...you think you would get scammed by offshore...
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    Any experience with Toolinghouse.com?

    On June 15th I placed and order with Toolinghouse. I immediately received an email confirmation. I never got any tracking info and obviously have not received my merchandise. He has not responded to...
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    Thanks Robert, I look forward to the full...

    Thanks Robert, I look forward to the full version. I introduced this method to engineering students at the univ where I work and a few have made 3D printers using the method.
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    That was a very good even if pieced together....

    That was a very good even if pieced together. Still this is one of my favorites:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qybUFnY7Y8w
  12. Thanks for posting this, it is very useful as we...

    Thanks for posting this, it is very useful as we are looking into maybe getting one at work
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    I have put chucks(and other things) in oil and...

    I have put chucks(and other things) in oil and run them in my ultrasonic cleaner. Terrific results!
  14. Those were good, thanks for sharing.

    Those were good, thanks for sharing.
  15. I am pretty close to getting my 8a running and I...

    I am pretty close to getting my 8a running and I think I will go with a KDK post. It's not quite as big as the Aloris and looks more "vintage" Alternatively the Myford Dickson stlye would make more...
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    Don123, Care to describe how you went about...

    Don123,
    Care to describe how you went about making the new quill? Nice work BTW!
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    Very simple formula, for a 118 degree drill:...

    Very simple formula, for a 118 degree drill: drill diam x .3
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    Darren, I can get you the dims. I will measure...

    Darren, I can get you the dims. I will measure and send to you by email.
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    That is one great reference, thanks for posting....

    That is one great reference, thanks for posting. Now it makes me wonder what similar documents looked like from other companies(name your favorites, Rivett, Van Norman, Monarch...)
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    These guys have nearly everything. I 've used...

    These guys have nearly everything. I 've used quite a few over the years. Plus they are in the town I grew up in.

    https://www.budind.com/
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    Note that the thread can't be fixed up with a...

    Note that the thread can't be fixed up with a triangular file, the thread form is a buttress thread. Anyone need a 1/8" 8W? I have a few spares for my Wade 8a.
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    Here is a great resource for good restaurants,...

    Here is a great resource for good restaurants, all kinds, not just the $$$ kind:
    https://ny.eater.com/

    I would really recc the Grand Central Oyster Bar. Yes they have more than oysters if you...
  23. I have them on all the lathes in the student shop...

    I have them on all the lathes in the student shop where I work. After seeing too many keys fly off, I ordered these. Huge pain to use, in fact I keep a regular key under lock and key for when I have...
  24. "She is 5" tall, and the bike fits perfectly" ...

    "She is 5" tall, and the bike fits perfectly"

    I'd like to see a picture of her on it!!
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    I used to teach for the NIMS test and we used...

    I used to teach for the NIMS test and we used this textbook:
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