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by Randall Va
Tue Dec 24, 2013 9:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heating a shop - outdoor woodstove?
Replies: 28
Views: 3879

Re: Heating a shop - outdoor woodstove?

Finished
by Randall Va
Tue Dec 24, 2013 9:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Heating a shop - outdoor woodstove?
Replies: 28
Views: 3879

Re: Heating a shop - outdoor woodstove?

I built a owb furnace a couple years ago,had been heating with a Fisher papa bear stove in house ,always a mess with wood, bugs and smoke,with the owb I put wood in morning and evening,water temp set at 160-180 controlled by thermostat that opens draft,have a heat ex changer[ in house which is also ...
by Randall Va
Sun Nov 24, 2013 1:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Valve seat cutter sharping jig
Replies: 13
Views: 1616

Re: Valve seat cutter sharping jig

pete wrote:Glad we could all help, a pretty clever and well thought out system ehh?

Pete
you said that right!!
by Randall Va
Sat Nov 23, 2013 9:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Valve seat cutter sharping jig
Replies: 13
Views: 1616

Re: Valve seat cutter sharping jig

Finished my project today!!Learned how to do a angle using sine bar and gage,Thanks for the help!!Randall :D
by Randall Va
Thu Nov 21, 2013 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Valve seat cutter sharping jig
Replies: 13
Views: 1616

Re: Valve seat cutter sharping jig

Thanks,a buddy let me borrow his sine and gage blocks and I understand now how the setup works!,he also let me use his Starrett tram gauges to tram in mill and a 6" flat ground surface plate to put in my vise to tram off of however my vise only opens to 5" what would be the best way to tram this set...
by Randall Va
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Valve seat cutter sharping jig
Replies: 13
Views: 1616

Re: Valve seat cutter sharping jig

Looked on e bay,sine bar anywhere from 15.00 dollars on up,what would be good for this project?again thanks!
by Randall Va
Thu Nov 21, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Valve seat cutter sharping jig
Replies: 13
Views: 1616

Re: Valve seat cutter sharping jig

Thanks ,have never used a sine,how would I make the set up?
by Randall Va
Wed Nov 20, 2013 8:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Valve seat cutter sharping jig
Replies: 13
Views: 1616

Valve seat cutter sharping jig

Goodsons has discontinued a jig used to lap seat cutters on a diamond lap thats on a kwik way boring bar,a buddy let me borrow his and I am going to make one,it not a hard project,however it needs to be precision,I need to bore a .500 hole straight with a 3 degree angle,can I use the degree scale on...
by Randall Va
Sun Sep 08, 2013 4:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Karma Cross vise
Replies: 2
Views: 619

Karma Cross vise

I have good cross vise for a drill press I am going to give away to someone on this forum,if you need one put your name in and one week I will put all names on a board ,spin and shoot with a 22,all I ask is if you need it and pay 12 bucks for shipping,least I can do for all the help you all have giv...
by Randall Va
Thu Apr 04, 2013 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Machinery's Handbook
Replies: 16
Views: 2201

Re: Machinery's Handbook

I found a 23rd for 28.00 at Goodwill
by Randall Va
Thu Mar 28, 2013 7:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Machinery's Handbook
Replies: 16
Views: 2201

Re: Machinery's Handbook

Well I bid on a 23rd edition,if I don't get I'll go for the older,if its good enough for Harold it will do me fine,I think about Harold every time I grind hss bits cause reading his post's got me to use the white stone! WHAT A DIFFERENCE!
by Randall Va
Wed Mar 27, 2013 5:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Machinery's Handbook
Replies: 16
Views: 2201

Re: Machinery's Handbook

Is this the same as machinery handbook?
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