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by mcostello
Mon Jul 06, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Wheel Balancing wheights
Replies: 8
Views: 315

Re: Wheel Balancing wheights

Would make great castings.
by mcostello
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Harold!
Replies: 30
Views: 648

Re: Harold!

Prayers gladly sent.
by mcostello
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does Dykem go bad?
Replies: 6
Views: 1396

Re: Does Dykem go bad?

My red was bought in 1982 and there is about 1/4" left in the bottle, Think I've got My moneys worth.
by mcostello
Mon May 11, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Two flute v. four flute end mills
Replies: 7
Views: 1180

Re: Two flute v. four flute end mills

Cutting on a piece of steel will remove the aluminum, just remember to change speeds. :)
by mcostello
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose screw issue
Replies: 59
Views: 6644

Re: loose screw issue

If the handle was hollow You could put an extra screw inside.
by mcostello
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose screw issue
Replies: 59
Views: 6644

Re: loose screw issue

You also could put an extra screw in a hollow handle or other spot.
by mcostello
Sun Apr 26, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose screw issue
Replies: 59
Views: 6644

Re: loose screw issue

Try a piece of fishing line in the threads.
by mcostello
Wed Apr 15, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Question: Parting Blade Thickness
Replies: 25
Views: 5916

Re: Question: Parting Blade Thickness

There is a chart in The Machinist Handbook giving cut off blade thicknesses recommended for commercial uses when saving material matters.
by mcostello
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: IRS Payments
Replies: 10
Views: 1893

Re: IRS Payments

A Payday loan is expensive, I am worried what they are using for collateral.
by mcostello
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Problem with a plugged propane orifice.
Replies: 13
Views: 3232

Re: Problem with a plugged propane orifice.

Wonder if You could thin down a pricker by stroking it with a whet stone while holding it down on a flat surface? Rotating it now and then.
by mcostello
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fixing go cart for next generation
Replies: 21
Views: 3271

Re: fixing go cart for next generation

Can You make a drawing of what You want? I am sure Someone here would help out. I would volunteer.