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by mac.doogle
Fri Jan 13, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: milling table advice
Replies: 3
Views: 3275

Re: milling table advice

What model is the 3 in 1? I have never seen one like that. I know it's off topic but I'm curious.
by mac.doogle
Sun Jan 01, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Soba milling vice's?
Replies: 5
Views: 2242

Soba milling vice's?

I just traded for several Soba vices. I can find no info on these. One of them I was told was a prabellum vice used to mount odd shaped objects on the mill. They are made in India I believe at least that's whats on the crate. I will be selling or trading them only after I know something about them. ...
by mac.doogle
Mon Dec 26, 2011 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parallels for parting and grooving?
Replies: 8
Views: 2072

Re: Parallels for parting and grooving?

Richard thats what I have. I knew I would have do some work with the grinder. I sharpened one today and used it and it worked fine on cols rolled.
by mac.doogle
Sat Dec 24, 2011 5:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parallels for parting and grooving?
Replies: 8
Views: 2072

Re: Parallels for parting and grooving?

Thanks that makes sense.
by mac.doogle
Sat Dec 24, 2011 3:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parallels for parting and grooving?
Replies: 8
Views: 2072

Parallels for parting and grooving?

Can you use old parallels for parting and grooving? I have a few laying around and it seemed like a good idea. But fishing with dynamite seemed like a good idea to someone also.
by mac.doogle
Sat Dec 24, 2011 10:03 am
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: HF5980 3 in 1 machine Tailstock Dial Indicator question
Replies: 1
Views: 2458

Re: HF5980 3 in 1 machine Tailstock Dial Indicator question

Is it binding up? I had an issue with mine and it was the keyway in the tailstock pulling back binding the dial and the screw up also.
by mac.doogle
Fri Dec 23, 2011 8:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Toy!
Replies: 12
Views: 1905

Re: New Toy!

Thats a good idea.it beats the heck out of spraying it with WD and then having to clean it up when you need it. Will shelf life be an issue?
by mac.doogle
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HF Plasma cutter?
Replies: 15
Views: 3516

Re: HF Plasma cutter?

I have a miller spectrum that I use only when I have to. The consumables are so expensive it's scary. I even try not to use it cutting non ferrous metal.
by mac.doogle
Fri Dec 23, 2011 3:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Machinable Wax
Replies: 2
Views: 1448

Machinable Wax

Has anyone messed with this stuff, if so how accurate is it when it is finished? Are there any tips to cutting?
by mac.doogle
Fri Dec 23, 2011 2:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Best Way to Make Keyway for Hub?
Replies: 71
Views: 8216

Re: Best Way to Make Keyway for Hub?

wlw-19958 Will you describe how to make that chisel out of a file please?
by mac.doogle
Fri Dec 23, 2011 2:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home Shop floor treatments?
Replies: 25
Views: 4480

Re: Home Shop floor treatments?

When I was doing a job @ Phillip Morris they brought a 2 part mess in and pored it around the machines and on the floor. I know it can be bought @ Grainger, It covered the grout self leveled and wouldn't burn. They mixed it in a 5 gallon bucket pored it on the floor dragged a rake through it then wa...
by mac.doogle
Fri Dec 23, 2011 2:19 pm
Forum: 3-in-1 Metalworking Machines
Topic: CM L-H009 Magnum LH009 Shandong CQ9109 Owners Manual needed!
Replies: 5
Views: 3982

Re: CM L-H009 Magnum LH009 Shandong CQ9109 Owners Manual nee

That makes sense, Harold explained that to me when I made that mistake.