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by mcostello
Sat May 18, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Balancing grinding wheels- my new page
Replies: 20
Views: 320

Re: Balancing grinding wheels- my new page

I have one that is in need of balancing and I am not out of My mind. He has just not run in to it yet. Maybe the Manufacturer forgot to balance this one.
by mcostello
Wed May 15, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Machinist Jacks
Replies: 18
Views: 737

Re: Machinist Jacks

Have one? Better make a pair. The money is all in the first part.
by mcostello
Tue May 14, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 100+ Years ago
Replies: 8
Views: 439

Re: 100+ Years ago

I have seen a reprint of an article for a "shell lathe." It was making about 8" shells. From the time the company got the order for some lathes, to when the first one was making shells was a week. Making the patterns and all. It had only 1 speed and 1 feed. Real possibility it was a plain bearing la...
by mcostello
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: SS is toxic in California
Replies: 25
Views: 2098

Re: SS is toxic in California

Why doesn't California cut to the chase and save money? Just publish the short list of everything that is not known to cause cancer.
by mcostello
Sun Mar 31, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: I need help with a mill switch
Replies: 6
Views: 679

Re: I need help with a mill switch

No single speed.
by mcostello
Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:49 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: I need help with a mill switch
Replies: 6
Views: 679

Re: I need help with a mill switch

I have a Jet mill that I think fits the bill, will look tomorrow.
by mcostello
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: SS is toxic in California
Replies: 25
Views: 2098

Re: SS is toxic in California

I prefer SS chips, ruffled if possible.
by mcostello
Thu Mar 21, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: Rambolt Metric Dial Indicator
Replies: 0
Views: 475

Rambolt Metric Dial Indicator

I have a metric dial indicator to sell, $20 + shipping. Good condition.
Rambolt indicator.JPG
Needs a tip.
by mcostello
Tue Mar 19, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need help using alumalloy. Never used it before.
Replies: 7
Views: 801

Re: Need help using alumalloy. Never used it before.

Let the heat from the part melt the metal, not the flame from the torch. Sort of like lead soldering.
by mcostello
Tue Mar 12, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Free Cutting Wheel & Zoro Code
Replies: 1
Views: 541

Re: Free Cutting Wheel & Zoro Code

Excellent