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by seal killer
Sun Jan 17, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lufkin #513 Depth Mic
Replies: 1
Views: 263

Re: Lufkin #513 Depth Mic

revrnd--

Will you post a picture of it? That probably won't help answer your question, but some of us (me!) would like to see it.

--Bill
by seal killer
Sat Dec 05, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using paper to set gear clearance
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

Re: Using paper to set gear clearance

Andy R--

Re: "I really appreciate all the knowledge given freely on this board."

Pretty neat, huh?

--Bill
by seal killer
Sat Dec 05, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally used my machines today!
Replies: 39
Views: 4146

Re: Finally used my machines today!

Harold-- Check out Dorian's site (when you have time). They probably have what you want. Here's the main site . . . https://www.doriantool.com/ And here's the turning and boring tools catalog . . . https://www.doriantool.com/wp-content/uploads/SEC-B-TURNING-TOOLS-2016.pdf I'm using an MCLNR holder w...
by seal killer
Sat Dec 05, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using paper to set gear clearance
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

Re: Using paper to set gear clearance

pete--

I'm interested in the idea of using way oil on the gears. I've been using some kind of grease . . . a light lithium grease, if I remember correctly. (It's been almost five years since I've touched them.)

Not using grease would sure be nice!

--Bill
by seal killer
Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally used my machines today!
Replies: 39
Views: 4146

Re: Finally used my machines today!

Harold--

Re: "Ok, I found time to review my original post, and it is correct."

I think your only mistake was thinking you made a mistake.

--Bill
by seal killer
Fri Dec 04, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using paper to set gear clearance
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

Re: Using paper to set gear clearance

pete--

It sure works for me!

--Bill
by seal killer
Fri Dec 04, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally used my machines today!
Replies: 39
Views: 4146

Re: Finally used my machines today!

Harold-- The shank size is 0.625". I am not sure what the base is. If it is measured from the tip of the cutting edge to the bottom of "part that holds the insert" it is also 0.625". Let me know if the "part that holds the insert" in the drawing below is indeed the base. Dimension B or E? --Bill Cut...
by seal killer
Fri Dec 04, 2020 12:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using paper to set gear clearance
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

Re: Using paper to set gear clearance

Pete--

Copy paper is just what I did. Thanks!

--Bill
by seal killer
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Using paper to set gear clearance
Replies: 16
Views: 3070

Re: Using paper to set gear clearance

Jim--

Thanks! That is what I did.

--Bill
by seal killer
Thu Dec 03, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally used my machines today!
Replies: 39
Views: 4146

Re: Finally used my machines today!

Russ and Harold and All--

I want to turn to a shoulder and face. Here pictures of both tools.
IMG_3265.jpg
IMG_3267.jpg
Isn't it amazing how one can go to all that trouble to rotate a picture to its correct orientation and it still reverts to the original when you click on it? :(

--Bill
by seal killer
Thu Dec 03, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally used my machines today!
Replies: 39
Views: 4146

Re: Finally used my machines today!

Glenn--

Thank you very much!!!

--Bill the foolish
by seal killer
Thu Dec 03, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Finally used my machines today!
Replies: 39
Views: 4146

Re: Finally used my machines today!

Russ and Harold--

About that fool thing . . .

I solve that problem by simply admitting it up front. Saves time.

--Bill