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by discodan
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:00 am
Forum: I.C. Engines
Topic: Interesting guys on YouTube
Replies: 2
Views: 254

Re: Interesting guys on YouTube

They don't show that level of detail. Their videos are not meant to be a "how to" tutorial...unfortunately. I had the same question...how did they do that!
by discodan
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Upcoming Events
Topic: Tuckahoe Steam and Gas show this weekend - Easton, MD
Replies: 0
Views: 94

Tuckahoe Steam and Gas show this weekend - Easton, MD

The big steam and gas show is this weekend. I will be there tomorrow. Anyone else going?
by discodan
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: I.C. Engines
Topic: Interesting guys on YouTube
Replies: 2
Views: 254

Interesting guys on YouTube

Check these guys out. They are into hit and miss engines but I find what they are doing with Briggs and Statton single cylinder engines fascinating. They make multi-cylinder engines like 2 and 4 cylinder engines and a 3-cylinder radial. They also used one to make a hit and miss engine. Pretty intere...
by discodan
Mon May 27, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: FS: B&S model 587 12" vernier height gage
Replies: 2
Views: 2046

Re: FS: B&S model 587 12" vernier height gage

Would like to get this to someone who can use it. It is a high quality piece.
by discodan
Mon Apr 01, 2019 8:33 am
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Auction finds
Replies: 5
Views: 1566

Re: Auction finds

Sorry if my post was not clear. The steady rest is for a 10" lathe because it measures 5 inches to the center of the work envelope. I have a 12x36 Craftsman, so I would have to adapt it to my machine. It is missing the screw on the top finger but that is an easy fix. It has also been broken and braz...
by discodan
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Auction finds
Replies: 5
Views: 1566

Auction finds

I bought this lot mainly for the 6" 4-jaw chuck, whci is rough looking but works smoothly. Since I couldn't measure before buying, I was hoping the steady was for a 12" lathe but is only for a 10" lathe. I may try to sell and buy the correct one but I could just adapt to my 12x36 Craftsman. I alread...