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by Charles Cleland
Thu May 27, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******
Replies: 101
Views: 10441

Re: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******

Hi; I was wondering whether any of you guys have had any thing to say about a Mitutoyo digal readout system for a Bridgeport. How do you measure to buy one is it the travel or the size of the table on the milling machine. chaz
by Charles Cleland
Thu May 27, 2010 4:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******
Replies: 101
Views: 10441

Re: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******

Hi; I am OK with the 800 pixels I reduce all of mine to that anyway. chaz
by Charles Cleland
Mon Apr 19, 2010 7:45 pm
Forum: Casting & Foundry Work
Topic: Trouble with Green Sand
Replies: 7
Views: 2623

Re: Trouble with Green Sand

Hi;
Thank you guys that's the problem I have been having. Thank you ,Thank you, now if I can just get enough enregy to get back on the problem I will try again.
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Tue Jan 26, 2010 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DRO and Edgefinder questions
Replies: 18
Views: 2278

Hi; I sure learn a lot from this thread and I think I can learn a lot more, I wish I could contribute a little more.I feel a little gulity about to much recieving and not giving enough .Keep up the good input guys you are helping out an old man enjoy his later years.
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******
Replies: 101
Views: 10441

Hi;
I can't do it right so I don't do it.
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Thu Jan 14, 2010 7:02 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Bison vs Buck
Replies: 23
Views: 4079

I was ready to throw away my Kriloskar Western untill I got a bison three jaw I liked it so much after a couple of years I got a six jaw I have loved my lathe ever sence.
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Thu Jan 14, 2010 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******
Replies: 101
Views: 10441

HI;
yOU ARE DOING A GREAT jOB, be like me, keep hinging in there
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Thu Jan 14, 2010 12:27 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Timing belts and pulleys
Replies: 9
Views: 1335

Hi; the belts I am refereing to are about 3/4 in wide .it is used on a 5 H/p gas engine that drives a small oiless compressor the belts are supplyed by Beaing Engineering Co. I can get about any size belt I need there.
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Thu Jan 14, 2010 12:18 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Boring on a lathe, which tool type?
Replies: 13
Views: 2763

Hi;
I did not know you could buy hss in rounds , I will have to check that out. Thanks
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Wed Jan 13, 2010 8:36 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Boring on a lathe, which tool type?
Replies: 13
Views: 2763

For a while, back in the 1980's, you could buy at the tool houses a round with a 1/4 in and 3/16 square hole in it that a 1/4 "and 3/16 HS tool bit fit nicely into all you had to do was drill the proper hole and put a set screw in it and WoLa a boreing bar. I haven't seen one because I bought all I ...
by Charles Cleland
Wed Jan 13, 2010 8:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Need Timing belts and pulleys
Replies: 9
Views: 1335

A couple of years ago I had a tool grinding shop grind an old milling machine cutter to the shape of a belt cog and I used an indexer to cut the cogs it took a little math but it worked out fine the two cog pulleys were for a two to one reduction for a hooka rig to dive with.
chaz
by Charles Cleland
Wed Jan 13, 2010 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A poll ****** PLEASE READ*******
Replies: 101
Views: 10441

800 is fine by me I don't know how to post a picture anyway.

chaz