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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-12-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 961
Posted By Scotts
If you got it to run on ac it most likely works...

If you got it to run on ac it most likely works like a hand drill motor those will run on 120 ac or dc.

Time to raid the used drill pile for a variable speed trigger and you would be well on your...
Forum: Machining 11-12-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,571
Posted By Scotts
That turned out good. How long of a wrench...

That turned out good.

How long of a wrench are you using on that top nut?

It needs to be longer than the handle you tighten up the wedges with. Mine is about 5 or 6 inches longer than the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-11-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 961
Posted By Scotts
Everything runs till it quits. :) :) The big...

Everything runs till it quits. :) :)

The big powerstat you have a picture of is 120 VAC, This allows them to run the motor speed from 0 to full speed around line voltage out of the powerstat. This...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-09-2020, 01:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Scotts
I put those numbers in at the grainger website...

I put those numbers in at the grainger website and found the info on them even though they are discontinued.

Scott
Forum: Fabrication 11-01-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By Scotts
Thanks Jef Lot of aircraft here so I...

Thanks Jef

Lot of aircraft here so I thought it was cnc stuff. These are about 8 inches long total.

Scott


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Forum: Fabrication 10-25-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 647
Posted By Scotts
What are these?

Since I have come up with a lathe, metal has been showing up I might be able to do something with.

These showed up and I don't know what they are. any thoughts from the group?

Scott
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-18-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 12,506
Posted By Scotts
In the picture of the carb above is a fuel...

In the picture of the carb above is a fuel control solenoid on the side of the carb.

You should be able to put your finger on there and feel it click when you turn the ignition on and off.

If...
Forum: Machining 10-18-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,097
Posted By Scotts
Do you see oil dripping in the sight glass while...

Do you see oil dripping in the sight glass while your cutting?

Scott


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-13-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,944
Posted By Scotts
I had to look at mine, I have a 440 uF cap on my...

I had to look at mine, I have a 440 uF cap on my 7.5 hp motor. It is not real picky. figure 60 to 80 uF per horsepower to get it kicked over, anything over 1 second on my setup and the system does...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-08-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,944
Posted By Scotts
You got enough of a start there Red use what you...

You got enough of a start there Red use what you have and learn.

Yes those contactors won’t last long. For what you are doing it will last a while.

At the rate you are picking up equipment...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-02-2020, 06:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,482
Posted By Scotts
That is hot stuff. Scott Sent from...

That is hot stuff.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-17-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,431
Posted By Scotts
It is a vent that looks like a push to connect...

It is a vent that looks like a push to connect fittings for plastic tube. When it leaks the piston seal is an issue.

Gerry is on the ball there

Scott


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Forum: Shop & Safety 09-16-2020, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 671
Posted By Scotts
Yes 4500 to fill mine in was cheaper than any...

Yes 4500 to fill mine in was cheaper than any other choice I could find.

The grandkids can be here and I don’t worry about them and water.

No price on piece of mind.

Scott


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Forum: Machining 09-16-2020, 12:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,655
Posted By Scotts
I wonder if the round piece is a lapping or...

I wonder if the round piece is a lapping or flattening plate?

Is it all metal?

Scott
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-13-2020, 09:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 655
Posted By Scotts
Are the ends magnetized? Scott Sent...

Are the ends magnetized?

Scott


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-13-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 12,506
Posted By Scotts
Good stuff Jen. Glad you got some good...

Good stuff Jen.

Glad you got some good help.

Don’t know about your timing marks. Looks like it may be time to pull #1 plug and find top dead center and see which mark lines up and go from...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-14-2020, 04:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By Scotts
Search flexible impeller pump and you get a few...

Search flexible impeller pump and you get a few options

We had those with stainless housings that pumped batter for the chicken house.

Scott


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Forum: Machining 08-10-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,499
Posted By Scotts
You’re welcome Tim Scott Sent from...

You’re welcome Tim

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-08-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,900
Posted By Scotts
Jenn Have you pulled the fittings apart and...

Jenn

Have you pulled the fittings apart and looked them over?

The chart shows different locations of the swaged part which identifies them as the different numbers. I see typ 1,2,3,4 in the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-05-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 931
Posted By Scotts
Is it just a 2 pole switch screwed into the tank?...

Is it just a 2 pole switch screwed into the tank? Check the amp rating on switch when you half the volts you double the amps.

If the rating checks out it should not be an issue.

Scott



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Forum: Machining 08-03-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,499
Posted By Scotts
I left the bloopers in my video. ...

I left the bloopers in my video.

https://youtu.be/5qKprHuH3BA

Scott


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-03-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,138
Posted By Scotts
Check where your cable drums are located. Careful...

Check where your cable drums are located. Careful when you take the cables loose the springs will unwind. The door hangs on the cables and you can move those left and right to center the door.
...
Forum: Machining 08-02-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 787
Posted By Scotts
https://www.bostongear.com/products/open-gearing/s...

https://www.bostongear.com/products/open-gearing/stock-gears/worm-gears

Start shopping here.

I’ll bet it is in the link. Both of them.

Scott


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Forum: Machining 07-20-2020, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 522
Posted By Scotts
Large tool small lathe.

https://youtu.be/vuRNWWwYK-A

An innovative use of a large tool holder on a small lathe toolpost.

This is a good view at 2:30

Scott


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Forum: Machining 07-18-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,933
Posted By Scotts
That republic looks very much like my China...

That republic looks very much like my China lathe. Other than a spindle hole 2 times bigger than mine it is close weight wise.

I built a 7.5 RPC it really needs a 10 hp for higher spindle ranges....
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