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by mcostello
Mon May 11, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Two flute v. four flute end mills
Replies: 7
Views: 495

Re: Two flute v. four flute end mills

Cutting on a piece of steel will remove the aluminum, just remember to change speeds. :)
by mcostello
Wed Apr 29, 2020 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose screw issue
Replies: 59
Views: 3765

Re: loose screw issue

If the handle was hollow You could put an extra screw inside.
by mcostello
Tue Apr 28, 2020 8:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose screw issue
Replies: 59
Views: 3765

Re: loose screw issue

You also could put an extra screw in a hollow handle or other spot.
by mcostello
Sun Apr 26, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: loose screw issue
Replies: 59
Views: 3765

Re: loose screw issue

Try a piece of fishing line in the threads.
by mcostello
Wed Apr 15, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Question: Parting Blade Thickness
Replies: 25
Views: 4419

Re: Question: Parting Blade Thickness

There is a chart in The Machinist Handbook giving cut off blade thicknesses recommended for commercial uses when saving material matters.
by mcostello
Thu Apr 09, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: IRS Payments
Replies: 10
Views: 1360

Re: IRS Payments

A Payday loan is expensive, I am worried what they are using for collateral.
by mcostello
Sun Apr 05, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Problem with a plugged propane orifice.
Replies: 13
Views: 2460

Re: Problem with a plugged propane orifice.

Wonder if You could thin down a pricker by stroking it with a whet stone while holding it down on a flat surface? Rotating it now and then.
by mcostello
Sun Mar 29, 2020 8:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: fixing go cart for next generation
Replies: 21
Views: 2695

Re: fixing go cart for next generation

Can You make a drawing of what You want? I am sure Someone here would help out. I would volunteer.
by mcostello
Sun Mar 15, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Time to get some stuff done in the shop
Replies: 9
Views: 1368

Re: Time to get some stuff done in the shop

Have a surface grinder that needs it's table ground. Never did it before but that has never stopped Me yet. Much cranking in My future.
by mcostello
Thu Mar 12, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Buy, Sell, Trade, Wanted, Free!
Topic: Watts Fluidaire Lubricator ****SOLD****
Replies: 2
Views: 963

Watts Fluidaire Lubricator ****SOLD****

I have a NOS Fluidaire lubricator to sell. Never put in service, just sat on My shelf for about 10 years. 250 lbs max air pressure. $80 commercial quality, $20 + actual shipping. Flat rate size.
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1" pipe inlet and outlet.