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Old 03-08-2018, 08:14 AM
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Originally Posted by milomilo View Post
You are more conservative than me. Anything less than 6" goes in the scrap. Just seems like there should be a use for the saw filings off the band saw. I am going to check out the local high school Science teacher this week.
O-1 is a wee bit more expensive than mild steel, and is usefull in small pieces for making punches etc.

FWIW I cleaned out a shotblaster, and dumped the steel shot "entrails"
in front of the shop, they hardened up nicely.
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