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Forum: Machining 04-19-2021, 02:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 725
Posted By terry lingle
If it work hardens again while drilling stop,...

If it work hardens again while drilling stop, sharpen the drill and repeat the annealing process until the hole is done.
Do not try to drill to size in one step if you are making the hole...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-22-2021, 06:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,410
Posted By terry lingle
Not all single phase AC motor designs require a...

Not all single phase AC motor designs require a start capacitor.
when they are used it will be for motors with high starting torque.
The other small 5 uf 370 volt ac capacitor is used on some...
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-21-2021, 10:57 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 116,986
Posted By terry lingle
whoever pulls the wire into that gutter box will...

whoever pulls the wire into that gutter box will just love those back to back LB's :)
Forum: Machining 03-18-2021, 03:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 994
Posted By terry lingle
almost all of these saws can be used as a...

almost all of these saws can be used as a vertical bandsaw but the table is very small and has no tilt capacity. it is possible to make a larger table but to use the saw as designed you need to use...
Forum: Fabrication 03-18-2021, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 771
Posted By terry lingle
Well the burner ,furnace flame cavity and flue...

Well the burner ,furnace flame cavity and flue are all steel construction
while I have seen burner parts eroded away from burning with a bad nozzle
the flame is definitly not hot enough to melt...
Forum: Fabrication 03-18-2021, 02:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,497
Posted By terry lingle
the flywheel is keyed to the crankshaft for...

the flywheel is keyed to the crankshaft for proper timing, It is on a taper to keep it tight.
To remove it back the flywheel nut off until it is flush with htew end of the crankshaft then give...
Forum: Fabrication 03-18-2021, 02:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 771
Posted By terry lingle
There is a control module that powers the burner...

There is a control module that powers the burner it provides 120 volts to the motor and the transformer this provides vaporized fuel oil and ignition to the burner gun. It is controlled by a fire eye...
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-17-2021, 11:56 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 116,986
Posted By terry lingle
Or turn it over and start again on a fresh side ....

Or turn it over and start again on a fresh side . Put plugs or plates on the incorrect holes.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-27-2021, 01:47 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,407
Posted By terry lingle
I got mine as a complete dryer from PA for use...

I got mine as a complete dryer from PA for use on a plasma cutter. you also need a low micron particle filter before the cutter.
I also have a cooler on the compressor plus a separator before the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-23-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,484
Posted By terry lingle
A hoist has a brake that activates when the power...

A hoist has a brake that activates when the power is removed.
winches normally do not. Winches come it two varieties worm gear reduction which may prevent the load driving an unpowered winch...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-11-2021, 10:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,213
Posted By terry lingle
I believe that there is a maximum limit on the...

I believe that there is a maximum limit on the oil im compressed air for human use. I have a high pressure compressor in my shop for playing wirh compressed air cannons I know that 1 1/2 inch ABS...
Forum: Machining 01-05-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 11,210
Posted By terry lingle
I run Lennox variable pitch blades and only...

I run Lennox variable pitch blades and only change the speed if I have a lot of cutting that would benifit from a specific speed Ie a lot of bundles thin wall tubing.
I just build the cost of a...
Forum: Fabrication 01-03-2021, 05:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,968
Posted By terry lingle
My concern with building a lot of wonderful...

My concern with building a lot of wonderful specialty tools is how much shop space I need to build to house these largely unused tools.
For one off's I can generally figure a work around or take the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-28-2020, 06:43 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 116,986
Posted By terry lingle
[QUOTE=randydupree;765709]I don't know what that...

[QUOTE=randydupree;765709]I don't know what that means.

But i have lived in the south for 66 years,working in old tin buildings and under sheds and i had 6 sealand containers full of stuff.
the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-28-2020, 12:25 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 116,986
Posted By terry lingle
Ah you suspect Georgia Black and white striped...

Ah you suspect Georgia Black and white striped cats that are not house broke:)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-16-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 8,166
Posted By terry lingle
That is Not a dimpler Dimplers have a outer...

That is Not a dimpler Dimplers have a outer collar that disconnects the drive bit when the screw is just below the surface.
if you push on those simple ones hard enough to drive a screw into a...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-12-2020, 12:04 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 64,565
Posted By terry lingle
when power is lost the compressor will unload...

when power is lost the compressor will unload fairly quickly through leakage past the rings.
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-07-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 116,986
Posted By terry lingle
Fire stops will add a lot of lateral stiffness...

Fire stops will add a lot of lateral stiffness and the drywall will complete the job.
Forum: Welding 12-05-2020, 10:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,568
Posted By terry lingle
There is also a plasticene like heat dam that is...

There is also a plasticene like heat dam that is used to keep small parts safe during welding, I saw it used tig welding some aircraft parts.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-05-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,092
Posted By terry lingle
I have been to a granite quarry. They cut the...

I have been to a granite quarry. They cut the blocks loose with a cable and water.
Three blocks was a load for fhe flat deck that took the blocks to Vancouver for shipping to Italy. The drive was...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-16-2020, 03:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,682
Posted By terry lingle
Yes they all had the same shaft dimensions and...

Yes they all had the same shaft dimensions and the same sized pulleys on them.
The builder had each section of the machine running at the same speed for constant product flow.

The frame size...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-16-2020, 03:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,682
Posted By terry lingle
The frame size specifies the "standard" shaft...

The frame size specifies the "standard" shaft size But if you want the manufacturers will match your requirements.
As an example of that a local mine was doing some core drilling and splitting core...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-15-2020, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,682
Posted By terry lingle
The specifications for a given motor frame size...

The specifications for a given motor frame size can vary quite a bit.
Line voltage ,wire temperature rating and shaft speed.
I just had three motors of the same frame in last week
one was a 3/4...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-12-2020, 11:57 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,903
Posted By terry lingle
OK Lew I took the time to look at more pictures...

OK Lew I took the time to look at more pictures and you are correctit is not a GR variac it is a Better Staco powerstat:)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-12-2020, 06:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,903
Posted By terry lingle
That device pictured is not a rheostat it is a...

That device pictured is not a rheostat it is a Variac. (Var(iable) AC Transformer'
It has 4 terminals Common out and two line inputs.
Connect the line to the lower line input and you get
0...
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