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by Sandman north
Fri Jan 25, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Threading with a tap
Replies: 6
Views: 1624

Re: Threading with a tap

Yes it is a hardware store tap, I did use cutting fluid.

Thanks
by Sandman north
Fri Jan 25, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Threading with a tap
Replies: 6
Views: 1624

Threading with a tap

Not the first time I have run into this. I was doing this on the lathe. I was making a thread in some aluminum 1/2 X 13 TPI according to the chart I should drill the hole to 27/64 . All good so far, then I get the tap in about half way and OMG is it tight. get it threaded, and try a bolt and it's re...
by Sandman north
Tue Nov 07, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bolt Shear
Replies: 12
Views: 1932

Re: Bolt Shear

it all sounds good

I am going to the shop and cutting some now.


Thanks
by Sandman north
Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bolt Shear
Replies: 12
Views: 1932

Re: Bolt Shear

Hi everyone Thanks for the replies, great replies. I don't have room for a clutch as its a front mount blower & just no room (great idea). So I am interested in taking a gr 5 bolt and i can cut a grove on the lathe ( U or a V ) I am not sure ? And how deep ? For my walk behind blower Airens the shea...
by Sandman north
Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bolt Shear
Replies: 12
Views: 1932

Bolt Shear

So my snow blower drive shaft on my tractor has been running a double roll pin or spring pin 1/4 inch diameter X 2" bent my auger badly last winter and roll pin did not break.7000 psi shear 14 hp Diesel This summer I spent some nice days straightening everything out. When you don't get what you want...
by Sandman north
Wed Apr 05, 2017 3:31 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Milling Machine spindle
Replies: 14
Views: 4491

Re: Milling Machine spindle

Ok thanks for the input this is not getting rave reviews

i have a small
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and am looking for something bigger but not a Bridgeport
but i would like to stay in the 110 220 V range

Any suggestions
by Sandman north
Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:04 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Milling Machine spindle
Replies: 14
Views: 4491

Milling Machine spindle

I have found a King Drill/Mill model KC-40HS for a reasonable price and bigger than the small one I have. it comes with a MT3 spindle Apparently not want you want in a mill .....can it be changed out to a R8? Is this OK or not or will it work. OR if I buy an adapter in it from the MT3 -R8 Thanks San...
by Sandman north
Thu Jun 23, 2016 10:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get the rusty shaft out?
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Re: Get the rusty shaft out?

Hi everyone like the comments, unfortunately it cannot be immersed its too big. Yes I would believe rust is what is holding it

Like your thoughts Harold, & nick. I too am thinking its a complicated process.


Thanks Sandman
by Sandman north
Wed Jun 22, 2016 12:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Get the rusty shaft out?
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Get the rusty shaft out?

I was trying to remove a sleeve .750 ID from .700 shaft about 1foot long has not been off in 12 years and all rusty I put it in my press 6T or 8T and it would not move then I heated the sleeve really hot It would not move. Then I remembered what one of my mentors said about something like this, was ...
by Sandman north
Sun Mar 20, 2016 6:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hydraulic body jack
Replies: 2
Views: 758

Hydraulic body jack

Hey everone; I am making a puller using a 10ton body jack that will be in a round length of pipe 2-1/4. id My plan is to cross pin the bottom of the pipe, then the bottom of cylinder will push on the cross pin. My question is,,, will this damage the bottom of the hydraulic cylinder or should add a 1...
by Sandman north
Mon Nov 30, 2015 5:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home Built Puller
Replies: 6
Views: 1411

Re: Home Built Puller

Ok interesting in all the comments thanks.... I was pulling a rusty wheel hub off a snow blower not heavy duty but no place to pry & the rust.

I will try the 20 thread.... if i have trouble I will get a used puller and use the threads off it

Thanks everyone
by Sandman north
Mon Nov 30, 2015 9:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Home Built Puller
Replies: 6
Views: 1411

Home Built Puller

HI Everyone I built a puller using threaded rod 1/2 X 13 course thread. Not as powerful as I would like, but it did work. So I plan on changing it to 1/2 X 20 fine thread. If I take 20 ÷ 13 = 1.538 does this mean it will apply .538 % more force? Also if I change to 5/8 X 18 would this apply more for...