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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-28-2017, 07:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,193
Posted By AussieTom
Good resource. Thanks Sent from my SM-G900I...

Good resource. Thanks

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-28-2017, 03:32 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,675
Posted By AussieTom
Its hard to understand people with no mechanical...

Its hard to understand people with no mechanical sympathy!, even if we are married to them.

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Forum: Machining 10-18-2017, 05:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,381
Posted By AussieTom
Ive got 16 and 20mm insert endmils that use those...

Ive got 16 and 20mm insert endmils that use those shape inserts. I can measure them and give you the code when i get home if you like.

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-13-2017, 08:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
141510 Sent from my SM-G900I using...

141510

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-13-2017, 03:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
[emoji106] [emoji23] Sent from my SM-G900I...

[emoji106] [emoji23]

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-12-2017, 09:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
Enough for the local internet hero to come out...

Enough for the local internet hero to come out and correct the error it would appear. I dont mind being corrected, its the asshat attitude that is kind of out of place. I suppose feeding the trolls...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-12-2017, 03:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
Real "Got ya" moment for you wasnt it? Do you...

Real "Got ya" moment for you wasnt it? Do you think if i cut & paste something it would have such an obvious typo in it? I made a typing error, thankyou for bringing it to my attention!

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-12-2017, 03:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,231
Posted By AussieTom
Thanks! Sent from my SM-G900I using...

Thanks!

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-11-2017, 09:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
And the troll comes out from under its...

And the troll comes out from under its bridge........

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-11-2017, 04:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
Yeah, maybe not. .05% might be closer Sent...

Yeah, maybe not. .05% might be closer

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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-11-2017, 04:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,881
Posted By AussieTom
Might be a good question for Ozwelder if he is...

Might be a good question for Ozwelder if he is around.

Im going to say all metals you find around that rust are going to have carbon in them. Pure iron is essentialy useless and just not...
Forum: Fabrication 10-06-2017, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,390
Posted By AussieTom
I use the cubitron hard grinding disks and...

I use the cubitron hard grinding disks and sanding pads, ones with the rubber backing pad and replacable (sandpaper) disks. They move metal faster than anything short of a machine tool. I am...
Forum: Machining 10-03-2017, 05:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,569
Posted By AussieTom
Would one of the green silicon carbide lapping...

Would one of the green silicon carbide lapping wheels touch it? They are hard particles in a soft matrix. You would wear it out fast even if it did work.

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Forum: Machining 09-24-2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,105
Posted By AussieTom
I did think it was a bit extreme. Cheers for the...

I did think it was a bit extreme. Cheers for the clarification.

Thanks, GWIZ and Keith have got me covered i think. I did have a look at the bible, but it was still a little bit in depth for what...
Forum: Machining 09-23-2017, 08:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,105
Posted By AussieTom
Bearing clearances

Ok gents,
Whats your rule of thumb for bearing clearances? Im not talking critical applications or working to drawings or anything. Ive googled the subject a bit and all i can find are the code and...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-20-2017, 09:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,084
Posted By AussieTom
I agree. The finished repair looks the ducks...

I agree. The finished repair looks the ducks nuts, and the locking bars 90° to the crack line would resist the original force that caused the crack.
I would personaly cut out and braze the whole...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-20-2017, 09:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,084
Posted By AussieTom
Damn thats labour insensive! Sent from my...

Damn thats labour insensive!

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-20-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,960
Posted By AussieTom
Engines arent my thing, but here are a couple of...

Engines arent my thing, but here are a couple of thoughts,

Anaerobic setting compounds like loctite can be bought in every flavor imaginable. I regularly use a green (forget the number) high...
Forum: Fabrication 09-20-2017, 05:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,637
Posted By AussieTom
Is there a need to use lead anymore? Completely...

Is there a need to use lead anymore? Completely out of my knowledge base, so feel free to enlighten me. I can see why you need to remove it for rust removal, resto ect, but wouldnt bondo style body...
Forum: Fabrication 09-20-2017, 05:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,697
Posted By AussieTom
+1 Sent from my SM-G900I using ShopFloorTalk...

+1

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Forum: Fabrication 09-18-2017, 05:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,385
Posted By AussieTom
Im gunna stick to appreciating the style of a...

Im gunna stick to appreciating the style of a well laid out workshop!

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Forum: Welding 09-18-2017, 05:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,412
Posted By AussieTom
Its not gunna go rusty on the shelf.......... ...

Its not gunna go rusty on the shelf..........

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Forum: Welding 09-18-2017, 03:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,660
Posted By AussieTom
Thanks for the saftey heads up. Job has been...

Thanks for the saftey heads up. Job has been pushed aside for the moment. Big rush on spooling, then a unobtanium heat exchanger. Thing will be sitting in the corner haunting me though.

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Forum: Welding 09-16-2017, 04:27 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,660
Posted By AussieTom
That is something that i think is lacking in my...

That is something that i think is lacking in my generation and the generation im starting to see come through as apprentices. The general knowledge is not there, or maybe more correctly, not...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-15-2017, 11:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,551
Posted By AussieTom
North American power does seem rather...

North American power does seem rather complicated, but it seems to give you more options. You also seem to have much higher wattage circuits. Over here anything over 15A 240v single phase is hard...
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