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by duckman903
Wed Feb 10, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Converted Lowes LED work light
Replies: 3
Views: 942

Re: Converted Lowes LED work light

I found some clip on LED lights at Ikea $10 each they are extremely bright and being on a swivel stalk they are easy to position and they don't get hot . I just clip them on the knuckle of my BRPT 1 on each side .
by duckman903
Fri Feb 05, 2016 12:49 am
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Cabin Fever Expo auction
Replies: 3
Views: 1080

Re: Cabin Fever Expo auction

Wow 188 looks and not 1 comment .
by duckman903
Thu Feb 04, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trav-a -dial
Replies: 15
Views: 3022

Re: Trav-a -dial

The only thing I can add is do not forget to calibrate after mounting.
by duckman903
Tue Feb 02, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Semaphore
Replies: 6
Views: 1560

Re: Semaphore

Yes WLS is Waushakum Live Steamer in Holliston, MA and the semaphore's work just like the real ones they were 3d printed and then painted the plastic doesn't have UV protection that's why the paint and they are wired into our signal system.
by duckman903
Tue Feb 02, 2016 5:58 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Cabin Fever Expo auction
Replies: 3
Views: 1080

Cabin Fever Expo auction

Went with a friend to the CFE there were some good auction deals if you were in the right place and time , my friend got the B & A urban engine actually you could say he stole it , the guy that really really wanted it went to pee and lost it, to bad for him , all right I'll tell it went for $3,200.0...
by duckman903
Sat Jan 16, 2016 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: One shot lube
Replies: 20
Views: 4032

Re: One shot lube

I'll throw in my $.02 worth, I'm as cheap (frugal) as Harold and have done my share of Bijur work, FYI the original Bijur pump puts out 60 PSI , and being cheap I've cleaned my share of meters what I did was take 1 of my Porta Power pumps (the 10,000 PSI type) cleaned it out and put acetone in it ma...
by duckman903
Fri Jan 08, 2016 5:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cylindrical Square update Video online
Replies: 5
Views: 1136

Re: Cylindrical Square update Video online

Get lucky and find a DTI that reads to .oooo5" got mine at a flea market asked the lady how much and she said if her husband can't stay and sell his stuff I could have it for $5.00 (it's a Federal test in the box) yeah I know I took advantage but she named the price.
by duckman903
Fri Jan 08, 2016 5:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boring heads
Replies: 6
Views: 914

Re: Boring heads

Pete when I bought the new (Polish) boring head and attachments in a box for my HBM, it cost me $2,100.00 got the boring mill for $2,000.00 the first job that I did on it paid for everything and I also made a profit.
by duckman903
Wed Jan 06, 2016 7:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boring heads
Replies: 6
Views: 914

Re: Boring heads

I already have a 4" boring head which uses 3/4" bars, the Tree is 2 1/4" OD , the small one is 1 1/2" X 2 1/4" over the adjuster. I almost hurt myself reaching for my money LOL LOL.
by duckman903
Wed Jan 06, 2016 4:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: masonry diamond angle grinder wheel for carbide grinding?
Replies: 10
Views: 1674

Re: masonry diamond angle grinder wheel for carbide grinding

When we sharpen our carbide scraper blades our lubricant was just a little kerosene on a rag that touched the wheel.
by duckman903
Wed Jan 06, 2016 4:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boring heads
Replies: 6
Views: 914

Boring heads

I was at a show early before the crowd and saw these boring heads asked what he wanted and he said $7.00 the big one is a Tree Off-Set Boring Head the 25 mark dial reads in thousandths it has a 3/8-40 thread, it takes a 1/2" round or 5/16 square tool bit, the smaller one could be factory or home mad...
by duckman903
Mon Jan 04, 2016 10:35 pm
Forum: Live Steam
Topic: Protecting Polished Metals
Replies: 12
Views: 1778

Re: Protecting Polished Metals

I personally use a product called White Diamond it's amazing I polished some brass tubing a year ago and it's still as shiny as when done, also have done some aluminum panels on the engine of my kit car 13 years ago each year in the spring I'd wipe the dust off and it's still shiny, my grandsons oth...