Shop Floor Talk  

Go Back   Shop Floor Talk > Search Forums

SFT Search:   
Showing results 1 to 25 of 5703
Search took 0.54 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: platypus20
Forum: Fabrication Today, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 167
Posted By platypus20
4?? I’ve never charged off 4 clamps to a job, if...

4?? I’ve never charged off 4 clamps to a job, if your going to pad the expense account, go big, I have a 6 clamp minimum............
Forum: Fabrication Today, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 167
Posted By platypus20
Norm can verify, they are used.........

Norm can verify, they are used.........
Forum: Machining Today, 09:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 51
Posted By platypus20
ER 20 Collet Chuck And Collets

I while back I had mentioned I broke down and order a ER 20 collet chuck and collets from BangGood. I ordered the mid April and about mid May, I got a shipping confirmation and a scheduled delivery...
Forum: Fabrication Today, 09:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 167
Posted By platypus20
Hot Standby

Part of last week and all of this week, I’ve been in the “Hot Standby” mode, no actual going to jobs, but in the shop working on parts and work with the minions over the phone. But ready to spring...
Forum: Machining Today, 09:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By platypus20
Welp, I’m late at this, but as usual, Frank came...

Welp, I’m late at this, but as usual, Frank came through, the blocks arrived on schedule. They each were packed in a sealed plastic bag, covered with copious amounts of some kind of light smelly oil,...
Forum: Machining Yesterday, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By platypus20
That exactly what I’ve done since he sent me the...

That exactly what I’ve done since he sent me the digital copy, up until now about 15 times. Thats the version he was bitching about.
Forum: Machining Yesterday, 02:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By platypus20
Bite Me.......:devil:

Bite Me.......:devil:
Forum: Machining Yesterday, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By platypus20
I gladly send YOU a copy, it will cost you 1...

I gladly send YOU a copy, it will cost you 1 gallon of Albino Narwhale Spouge (ANS) We know you have your sources.
Forum: Machining Yesterday, 12:27 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 338
Posted By platypus20
Harbor Freight 981 Mill/Drill Manual

Over the past 8-10 yrs I’ve given about 50 copies of this manual, free to all that has asked, this manual is different than the others, out there, but no more, from now on people can kiss my ass. No...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-03-2020, 07:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 318
Posted By platypus20
What is this going to do with the availability of...

What is this going to do with the availability of my Albino Narwhale Spouge (ANS)??
Forum: Fabrication 05-29-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 460
Posted By platypus20
The Bat-Pig Lives - The Bat-Pig Lives

The title says it all, the Bat-Pig lives. At 9 am this morning, the Bat-Pig underwent the equivalency of a rotator-cuff operation, the passenger side front wheel bearing was replaced. There were a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-24-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 922
Posted By platypus20
Apparently you live in a different state or state...

Apparently you live in a different state or state of mind, about 95% of the places we work in, the dumpsters are under CCTV monitoring and if you get caught diving, you will be arrested and...
Forum: Machining 05-22-2020, 04:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By platypus20
With various lathe cutting tools, threading,...

With various lathe cutting tools, threading, cut-off, grooving, boring and a few other misc tools, were in the 90-100 range.
Forum: Machining 05-20-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 581
Posted By platypus20
Frank The Chinaman

Welp, today I broke down and bought a dozen QCTP AXA Tool holder blocks, from Frank the Chinaman, AKA, Frank at CDCO. He had never let me down before, I’m sure he won’t now.

I made a mistake to...
Forum: Machining 05-17-2020, 12:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 803
Posted By platypus20
Then I’ll never see it!!

Then I’ll never see it!!
Forum: Machining 05-17-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 803
Posted By platypus20
Damn!! You think you know people, I been to...

Damn!! You think you know people, I been to Norm’s house hundreds of times, I never saw a farging saw..................:devil:
Forum: Machining 05-15-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 803
Posted By platypus20
I have an HEM saw, mine is a bigger model (a hell...

I have an HEM saw, mine is a bigger model (a hell of a lot more expensive too), a great saw, but its 100% manual, if you let go of the handle the saw stops. If your looking for a saw, that you start...
Forum: Machining 05-09-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By platypus20
Mill Table Covers

As I’ve posted before, I have a 12” x 24” aluminum plate bolted to the Rockwell’s (model #21-100) table, with 253 drilled and tapped holes. I made it to do a series of jobs. Then decided to keep it...
Forum: Fabrication 05-07-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By platypus20
I’m still waiting for the phone calls, I have...

I’m still waiting for the phone calls, I have calls into Studebaker, Hudson and DeSoto, but so far, not a single return call, I’m ready to open the S-H-D dealership at a moments notice, if I get the...
Forum: Machining 05-07-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 745
Posted By platypus20
I have some and have used them quite a bit, I...

I have some and have used them quite a bit, I guess under the right circumstance they might work fine, I found the drill speed needed to drill the metal without issues was way too fast to tap, the...
Forum: Machining 05-07-2020, 07:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 796
Posted By platypus20
Keith, I probably really didn’t need it, but...

Keith,

I probably really didn’t need it, but I felt more comfortable using the smaller tools. I felt I had a better control and a could see what I was doing better, as the bigger tool, seemed to...
Forum: Machining 05-06-2020, 01:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 796
Posted By platypus20
I looked and saw nothing that was interchangeable

I looked and saw nothing that was interchangeable
Forum: Fabrication 05-06-2020, 12:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 736
Posted By platypus20
Damn people, it needs to be a DeSoto Firedome ...

Damn people, it needs to be a DeSoto Firedome

The OP’s project looks interesting, but it’s has no combustion controls........:devil:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-06-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 701
Posted By platypus20
Hot Damn!! You got your camera, so there is hope...

Hot Damn!! You got your camera, so there is hope my ER 20 x R8 collet chuck and collets, may actually arrive sometimes during this year.........:devil:
Forum: Machining 05-06-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 796
Posted By platypus20
Depends on the availability of your access to a...

Depends on the availability of your access to a milling machine, lathe and other machine tools. I don’t see them sold separately, at least not so far.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 5703

 
Forum Jump
Web Search:

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.