Last Activity:03-29-2017 12:54 PM
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Posted in thread: Trying out metric on 03-29-2017 at 12:52 PM
In interacting with my own doctors and taking my mother to hers, It's mostly metric: Doctor
tells me the size of things in mm and tells me to drink 3 litres of water a day. Docter tells
Mom to gain 10...
Posted in thread: South bend 9 restore question on 03-29-2017 at 12:41 PM
This sort of answers your question and also adds another train of thought.If I was in your
situation, I would be inclined to disassemble and inspect everything, just to be sure there is
nothing else t...
Posted in thread: Bob Shores Pacifier Tribute on 03-27-2017 at 12:29 PM
I knew you were close, but I was surprised it's running already. I can't wait to hear it when
it's tuned up.--ShopShoe
Posted in thread: Rupnow Ovehead Cam Air Cooled on 03-20-2017 at 12:31 PM
That brass cap really dresses up the fan. I like this one even more, now.I've only ever made a
shape like the brass cap myself by accident and by problems with my lathe. Now I gotta try it
Posted in thread: U Gears Pneumatic Engine on 03-20-2017 at 12:23 PM
I can't add more than what stevehucks said.Thank you for posting--ShopShoe
Posted in thread: Cogsy's Rupnow Vertical on 03-20-2017 at 12:19 PM
Congratulations Cogsy on a nice, smooth running engine.It looks nice, too.Well Done--ShopShoe
Posted in thread: cast iron on 03-15-2017 at 12:38 PM
MSC also has some.
Posted in thread: How loud are 7x12 mini lathes? on 03-14-2017 at 12:36 PM
It probably depends on what material you are turning.Give extra attention to making sure that
you are not mechanically transmitting sound through the building by contact with the wall or
Posted in thread: Rupnow Ovehead Cam Air Cooled on 03-14-2017 at 12:19 PM
Brian, Of course I enjoy it. I understand the need for a rest: Have at it!I also hope to see a
future build of something from you: They are all fun to follow and quite instructional. Rest
now, but I t...
Posted in thread: 1/2 scale fruit jar Maytag on 03-14-2017 at 12:09 PM
I like that. Excellent looker and runner.If I remember, you have made several Maytag items.What
are your Maytag projects?Are you doing your own castings?Thank you for posting.--ShopShoe