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Forum: Machining Today, 12:23 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,913
Posted By terry lingle
It has been a rock solid lathe with a full...

It has been a rock solid lathe with a full feature gear box.
Forum: Machining 02-21-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 364
Posted By terry lingle
True dat

True dat
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 427
Posted By terry lingle
No it is not the only way or even the best way to...

No it is not the only way or even the best way to test a battery.
It is simple and good enough for the will it start my 988 crowd.
Good find
Forum: Welding 02-05-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,450
Posted By terry lingle
Gear is built to be turned by other gear. ...

Gear is built to be turned by other gear.
Every light bulb, motor, appliance designed for "120 VAC" will work correctly
on a 110 volt supply similarly every 208/220/230/240 designed motor will...
Forum: Welding 02-05-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,450
Posted By terry lingle
But 110 and 220 exist today in North America. ...

But 110 and 220 exist today in North America.
The distribution grid is set up so that the voltage seen by each customer stays within tolerance throughout the complete day.
During periods of low...
Forum: Machining 02-05-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By terry lingle
When I got my Jet Asian 1550 the lead screw...

When I got my Jet Asian 1550 the lead screw gearbox was destroyedI suspect vdue to accidental shifts of the 8 speed transmission while turning.
I located a company in the states that sent me a copy...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-05-2020, 12:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,062
Posted By terry lingle
When I had a service truck I found that smaller...

When I had a service truck I found that smaller storage was better.
With a larger box you expose more tools than you need. which makes it harder to see what if anything has gone walkabout.
two...
Forum: Machining 02-04-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By terry lingle
looks like a nice machine now the real spending...

looks like a nice machine now the real spending starts .....TOOLING
Forum: Welding 02-04-2020, 10:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 466
Posted By terry lingle
what it is is a crapped out machine with a 2...

what it is is a crapped out machine with a 2 quart overhaul.

It is a two cylinder and the -71 would make the correct HP while polluting both the ground and the air. Around here we would call it a...
Forum: Fabrication 02-03-2020, 12:18 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,965
Posted By terry lingle
Caution round houses attract trains

Caution round houses attract trains
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-03-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,038
Posted By terry lingle
That can be an issue but batteries that...

That can be an issue but batteries that discharged are usually pretty much done for the job they were meant to do.
Remember that the original simple chargers had selenium rectifiers these have a...
Forum: Fabrication 01-31-2020, 12:24 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,965
Posted By terry lingle
you would heed a bunch of molds 2 X 4, 2 X 6 ect....

you would heed a bunch of molds 2 X 4, 2 X 6 ect. then the kids would need to be awake for math and Reading to be able to get the correct forms on the trees.
Forum: Welding 01-31-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,480
Posted By terry lingle
At least we know what you are smoking :)

At least we know what you are smoking :)
Forum: Welding 01-31-2020, 01:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,480
Posted By terry lingle
10000 volts on the stinger helps as well:)

10000 volts on the stinger helps as well:)
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-30-2020, 01:22 AM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 43,102
Posted By terry lingle
The calculations do not change for any chosen...

The calculations do not change for any chosen construction. the stair starts and stops at exactly the same place.

What changes is cost and quality of final product.

In Canada there are very...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-29-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 43,102
Posted By terry lingle
When I build stairs I do not cut the stringers...

When I build stairs I do not cut the stringers instead I build a laminated stringer using 2 2X6 outside plates.
I rip all the risers and cut them to rough length of run + 12 inches. The...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-28-2020, 01:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,038
Posted By terry lingle
The "dumb" chargers usually used selenium...

The "dumb" chargers usually used selenium rectifiers which had a relatively linear voltage drop to current flow allowing a simple circuit to have a good charging control. plus you knew when they...
Forum: Machining 01-22-2020, 12:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 718
Posted By terry lingle
That is called pressure turning and can get quite...

That is called pressure turning and can get quite interesting.
I have a disk with a pin in the center that I chuck up then machine flat. a piece of sandpaper spray tacked on to the fixture and you...
Forum: Machining 01-20-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 7,600
Posted By terry lingle
to cover both options just fill it 1/2 full:) ...

to cover both options just fill it 1/2 full:)

The input drive looks to be missing a belt.
Speed changes and belt tensioning look interesting
The Backl gears look like they they turn all the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-18-2020, 03:28 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 21,542
Posted By terry lingle
It has been cold here hit -30 c here one night....

It has been cold here hit -30 c here one night. I just leave the tap in the main bathroom on a trickle as insurance.
The new addition has moved the pump room well inside the heated area and I put...
Forum: Machining 01-17-2020, 02:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 791
Posted By terry lingle
Probably a lot of evaporust and elbow grease just...

Probably a lot of evaporust and elbow grease just to see if it is salvageable as a look what I did or a good working machine.

I did a bigger machine (16 X 72) using the electrolytic process....
Forum: Fabrication 01-15-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,965
Posted By terry lingle
"Log Wrench" I have never heard them called...

"Log Wrench"
I have never heard them called anything else except Peavy ( a manufacturer of log wrenches)
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-09-2020, 11:55 PM
Replies: 315
Views: 21,542
Posted By terry lingle
I was wondering abour that. when it freezes up...

I was wondering abour that.
when it freezes up will you just throw a sholder under it:)
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-07-2020, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,002
Views: 43,102
Posted By terry lingle
My back feels fine but I feel sorry for your back...

My back feels fine but I feel sorry for your back Tim:)
Forum: Machining 01-06-2020, 01:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,754
Posted By terry lingle
if you will only have one chuck a four jaw is...

if you will only have one chuck a four jaw is preferred.
Three jaws are like drill bits they are close but not perfect. If thr part is within the surface of the stock a three jaw is ok but if...
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