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by mcostello
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: heat shrink fit
Replies: 36
Views: 1614

Re: heat shrink fit

The easier it looks usually means the pro has had a few trips around the mulberry bush.
by mcostello
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: First time using super glue chuck
Replies: 34
Views: 1653

Re: First time using super glue chuck

My Mom did basically the same thing, the hospital had Her out in a couple of hours.
by mcostello
Thu Jan 02, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Grinding wheel question
Replies: 12
Views: 1028

Re: Grinding wheel question

If You want to ever see a wheel disappear quickly, just grind a piece of steel with a green silicon carbide wheel. It has to be seen to be believed.
by mcostello
Fri Dec 27, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Saw cutting lubricants
Replies: 7
Views: 943

Re: Saw cutting lubricants

Bought a bar of saw lube from Enco many moons ago, still have most of it. Looks to a bar of dyed paraffin. No smell, not real greasy, seems to work.
by mcostello
Tue Dec 24, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 18
Views: 1419

Re: Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas All and find some time to make chips.
by mcostello
Tue Dec 17, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Jet HVM-2 help
Replies: 4
Views: 640

Re: Jet HVM-2 help

Same dimensions as mine.
by mcostello
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Jet HVM-2 help
Replies: 4
Views: 640

Re: Jet HVM-2 help

Will PM the mill manual. Cannot seem to pick out 1 page and send it.Send alternate email address, cannot send entire file.
by mcostello
Mon Dec 16, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Jet HVM-2 help
Replies: 4
Views: 640

Re: Jet HVM-2 help

Will PM the mill manual. Cannot seem to pick out 1 page and send it.DELETE IT Oh great OBI-WAN.
by mcostello
Wed Dec 11, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fire Danger
Replies: 21
Views: 2542

Re: Fire Danger

I had seen somewhere that everything that was once living had the potential to spontaneously combust. Sawdust, coal and rock dust come to mind.
by mcostello
Fri Oct 18, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Anyone know where I can find this roller?
Replies: 11
Views: 1784

Re: Anyone know where I can find this roller?

He who has the best paperwork wins!
by mcostello
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Colchester Lathes.
Replies: 11
Views: 3457

Re: Colchester Lathes.

Yours is very much nicer than Mine, same machine. Ask away.
by mcostello
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Colchester Lathes.
Replies: 11
Views: 3457

Re: Colchester Lathes.

Ahoy Mate What do You want? I have a well used 1985 Clausing Colchester.