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  • Posted in thread: Mini Oilcan hand operated on 02-27-2017 at 04:34 AM
    Thanks very much!Regards, Bob

  • Posted in thread: How to identify "Grain" in aluminum on 01-17-2017 at 05:53 AM
    Grain is usually only a factor when bending. Tighter bends can be made across the grain without
    cracking, and must be considered when the bend radius is less than twice the thickness,
    depending on the...

  • Posted in thread: Narex boring facing head on 02-28-2016 at 04:48 AM
    Here's a link-

  • Posted in thread: Merry Christmas on 12-25-2015 at 06:03 AM
    Merry Christmas to all!Regards, Bob

  • Posted in thread: Strap Clamp sets on 11-07-2015 at 09:15 AM
    Carr-Lane has them, and 10-32 in stainless!Bob

  • Posted in thread: Add your pin to our member map on 05-17-2015 at 04:13 AM
    Oak Harbor, Washington

  • Posted in thread: Grinding Wheel Diamond Dresser on 03-02-2015 at 03:42 AM
    Thanks very much!Bob

  • Posted in thread: Torch advice needed for boiler project on 11-04-2014 at 06:07 AM
    Goss makes torches similar to Sievert, but made in the US. Since the also make replacement
    welding and cutting tips for almost any known torch, your local welding supply should be able
    to help you. Al...

  • Posted in thread: Taps...and dies.. on 10-20-2014 at 04:58 AM
    1/8-44 should be the same as 5-44NF machine screw. My ancient 1/8-40 tap and a new 5-40 tap
    both pass the gage test and screw test. 5-44 taps and dies are available from the usual

  • Posted in thread: what engines can be made with a Unimat SL1000 on 10-13-2014 at 05:57 AM
    Back in the mid 70's, Model Engineer had a series by Rex Tingey using the Unimat to build steam
    engines and workshop mods for the Unimat.Regards, Bob


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