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by Russ Hanscom
Thu Dec 27, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Replies: 28
Views: 1246

Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS!

A perfect example of value added. Take a $5/lb hunk of meat, slice it into slabs, relabel, and sell for $15/lb.
by Russ Hanscom
Wed Dec 26, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Replies: 28
Views: 1246

Re: MERRY CHRISTMAS!

We have had several of the $5/lb roast sales locally. Take a 18-20lb roast, cut at the ribs, and you have a nice stack of really good steaks for later in the year. Days are past when we would eat one each, now one steak does both of us and sometimes even makes a second meal. A roast is just a block ...
by Russ Hanscom
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: Free Stocking Stuffers
Replies: 5
Views: 464

Re: Free Stocking Stuffers

Collet chuck is taken.
by Russ Hanscom
Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Gorton 9j Motor Plate
Replies: 2
Views: 262

Re: Gorton 9j Motor Plate

There is/was a Gorton forum on Yahoo. Lots of info and links there. I have a Gorton 1-22 so no help on the 9.
by Russ Hanscom
Sun Dec 23, 2018 2:28 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: Free Stocking Stuffers
Replies: 5
Views: 464

Re: Free Stocking Stuffers

Yes, it currently has a 1" nominal Jacobs rubberflex collet.
by Russ Hanscom
Sat Dec 22, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: Free Stocking Stuffers
Replies: 5
Views: 464

Free Stocking Stuffers

Free, except you pay flat rate shipping; For those large stockings; ****NO LONGER AVAILABLE****Allison? brand collet chuck - has a 1" Jacobs rubber flex collet, should take most sizes. Needs a backing plate to fit whatever. New soft jaws to fit master jaws that take serrated back jaws. 1" space betw...
by Russ Hanscom
Tue Dec 18, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Using 811 For Finding Underground Wires
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: Using 811 For Finding Underground Wires

There are few operators out there who are true artists - he would be one of them. The typical operator would take a big swipe and come up with the whole main draped over the bucket.
by Russ Hanscom
Tue Dec 18, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Using 811 For Finding Underground Wires
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: Using 811 For Finding Underground Wires

A good post hole digger will also cut through a plastic gas line with ease, particularly when you have just cut through a bunch of roots and are putting a little extra effort into the post hole digger.
by Russ Hanscom
Mon Dec 17, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Using 811 For Finding Underground Wires
Replies: 18
Views: 1105

Re: Using 811 For Finding Underground Wires

Typical rule in the US is if the buried object is more than a few feet from the mark, the digger gets a free pass if they hit it. I also determined by actual experience that not all local utilities respond to the Dig Alerts. I notified, they did not mark, I dug up a power cable, no charge.
by Russ Hanscom
Thu Dec 06, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: Big tap 3 piece sets - first group ****SOLD****
Replies: 8
Views: 644

Re: Big tap 3 piece sets - first group

How about one each 1", 1 1/8", 1 1/4" and 1 3/8"? I would prefer paypal.

Thanks
by Russ Hanscom
Mon Nov 12, 2018 5:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dykem Layout Fluid Issue
Replies: 5
Views: 967

Re: Dykem Layout Fluid Issue

I just tested a piece of galvanized sheet metal that I have, and no fading of the Dykem.

Just wild guess, but any chance there is a strange clear coat on your material? How about cleaning a small area and testing there.