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by curtis cutter
Sat May 18, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Jet GHB 1340 thread\ half nut issues - beginner
Replies: 20
Views: 406

Re: Jet GHB 1340 thread\ half nut issues - beginner

John Evans wrote:
Sat May 18, 2019 12:26 pm
curtis cutter wrote:
Sat May 18, 2019 9:08 am
Reading these posts brought a question to mind. Although I clean my lead screw prior to any use, how is the proper way to lubricate it?
Way oil in squirt can .
Thanks John. Then I have been doing it correctly.
by curtis cutter
Sat May 18, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Jet GHB 1340 thread\ half nut issues - beginner
Replies: 20
Views: 406

Re: Jet GHB 1340 thread\ half nut issues - beginner

Reading these posts brought a question to mind. Although I clean my lead screw prior to any use, how is the proper way to lubricate it?
by curtis cutter
Tue Apr 02, 2019 9:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proud dad moment
Replies: 9
Views: 1067

Re: Proud dad moment

Cool! There is definitely a need for non vendor specific PLC and automation training / service. In the electric utility world I know I’d like a better grasp on all the Allen Bradley PLCs we have running all sorts of critical stuff. Hope they do well! Tell them to get involved in WEI and strongly co...
by curtis cutter
Thu Mar 28, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Proud dad moment
Replies: 9
Views: 1067

Proud dad moment

Two of my boys are starting a new company.
https://www.petersonbrosautomation.com/
One is leaving Amazon and the other leaving his professor position at the local college.
by curtis cutter
Mon Mar 11, 2019 4:43 am
Forum: The Photo Album
Topic: Patio's projects
Replies: 449
Views: 97250

Re: Patio's projects

This with your brother Mike?
by curtis cutter
Tue Feb 26, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Amtrak stuck in snow since Sunday
Replies: 5
Views: 1026

Re: Amtrak stuck in snow since Sunday

Train disaster in Washington State in 1910:

https://historylink.org/File/5127
by curtis cutter
Fri Feb 15, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: steamin10 (Big Dave)
Replies: 47
Views: 6049

Re: steamin10 (Big Dave)

https://www.hillsidefhcares.com/notices/DavidD-Breit

There is a site to leave a message of condolence.
by curtis cutter
Wed Feb 13, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: steamin10 (Big Dave)
Replies: 47
Views: 6049

Re: steamin10 (Big Dave)

A man's worth is not measured in the riches he obtains but rather by those whose lives he enriches.

The internet has made the world a much smaller place.
by curtis cutter
Tue Feb 12, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: steamin10 (Big Dave)
Replies: 47
Views: 6049

Re: steamin10 (Big Dave)

I wish Dave the best in this fight.

Life is a precious thing and may his fight be fruitful and his fingers on the keyboard bless us further.
by curtis cutter
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: steamin10 (Big Dave)
Replies: 47
Views: 6049

Re: steamin10 (Big Dave)

We are fortunate to live in this world at a time when these types of issues can be dealt with.

Big Dave, if you are able to log on and respond, perhaps you can elaborate on the issues you are having and with all of these machinists here maybe someone can make a new part for you.

Get better soon!
by curtis cutter
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:39 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: How to Remove Rope from Chainsaw Chamber?
Replies: 6
Views: 1000

Re: How to Remove Rope from Chainsaw Chamber?

These guys are always good to deal with on chainsaws. I have had work done there for me personally and for the FD. It may be worth a call.
http://www.madsens1.com/
by curtis cutter
Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Piston or Wedge
Replies: 18
Views: 2537

Re: Piston or Wedge

Thanks for this discussion. I think I will keep eyes open for the wedge type I think.

BTW, I typed AXA but meant BXA and I could not find how to edit my post. Am I missing an option button somewhere or is there a time thing involved?