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by Rolland
Fri Jan 24, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: Welding
Topic: Controlling Silver Braze Flow
Replies: 10
Views: 1281

Re: Controlling Silver Braze Flow

I have used soap stone marker to control solder flow. The kind used to mark metal or in welding
by Rolland
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Replace v belt question
Replies: 8
Views: 2153

Re: Replace v belt question

I use the link belts on all my equipment, never had any problems with them. McMasters has them.
by Rolland
Sat Feb 23, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parallel Keeper
Replies: 8
Views: 2410

Re: Parallel Keeper

I use rifle magazine springs, the flat ones.
by Rolland
Wed Aug 15, 2018 3:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: End mills my choice small lot OR? ???
Replies: 5
Views: 1351

Re: End mills my choice small lot OR? ???

I would have use for 1/16 through 3/8 at this point. I am scaling down
by Rolland
Sat Apr 21, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Small File Cleaning
Replies: 17
Views: 3126

Re: Small File Cleaning

I concur with Frank I have used Boggstool and the files are returned in excellent shape and sharp. My swiss files sets are better than when they were new if that is possible. and very cost effective
by Rolland
Wed Jul 05, 2017 6:03 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Need help on my lathe electrical
Replies: 17
Views: 5609

Re: Need help on my lathe electrical

Mine did that, check the main contactor, mine will stick once in a while.
by Rolland
Wed Jul 05, 2017 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How to correct mistakes
Replies: 12
Views: 2541

Re: How to correct mistakes

Based on the measurement taken just before reaching the end dimension, you can compensate, and do the last cut to very high precision. That's not reliable unless you learn to take multiple cuts of equal depth. When finishing with a tight tolerance, I like to leave .03" of material (assuming the mat...
by Rolland
Fri Feb 03, 2017 7:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauge Pins
Replies: 12
Views: 2470

Re: Gauge Pins

John
Package arrived today, I like the creative packaging glad you washed the dishes first.
by Rolland
Thu Jan 26, 2017 12:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gauge Pins
Replies: 12
Views: 2470

Re: Gauge Pins

PM sent
by Rolland
Tue Jan 03, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Job just big enough for Harold.
Replies: 12
Views: 2138

Re: Job just big enough for Harold.

Its not too hard just take your time
by Rolland
Wed Aug 24, 2016 12:27 am
Forum: Gunsmithing
Topic: 22 Barrel liner
Replies: 6
Views: 7005

Re: 22 Barrel liner

I use acraglas from Brownells
by Rolland
Mon Aug 22, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Temporary parallel keeper
Replies: 15
Views: 4519

Re: Temporary parallel keeper

go on line to places like Gun Parts and order a couple of box magazine springs. I use the springs out of 303 British SMLE mags. You can cut one in half for short spaces.