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  • Posted in thread: Lathe Carriage Position Indicator on 01-10-2017 at 08:11 PM
    You're still better off setting your indicator to a zero with gage blocks and coming in to that
    same zero. Over longer distances sine error can add up. No possibility of that with gage
    blocks. I think...

  • Posted in thread: Lathe Carriage Position Indicator on 01-03-2017 at 08:05 PM
    I use a mag base and a 1" dial indicator w/gage blocks for distance. This eliminates any
    possibility of sine error over long distances. On my G0602 lathe the mag base can be set on the
    head and the ga...

  • Posted in thread: Merry Christmas on 12-23-2016 at 08:04 PM
    Merry Christmas to all ! Hope to see some of you at the N A M E S Expo .

  • Posted in thread: Rotary Table Problem on 12-18-2016 at 06:35 PM
    Did you take out the slack ?

  • Posted in thread: Looking for stirling fan, or someone who I can pay to build. on 12-02-2016 at 07:55 PM
    Most places that sell wood stoves have them .

  • Posted in thread: Drill Sharpener on 11-28-2016 at 09:02 PM
    Uhhh... drills don't cost all that much !

  • Posted in thread: Air compressor on 11-22-2016 at 08:04 PM
    Airbrush compressor maybe ?

  • Posted in thread: Measuring ID on 11-21-2016 at 08:13 PM
    Check out "small hole gages". Probably a lot of them on E-Bay. Not a lot of difference between
    Chinese and Starret or B & S ,

  • Posted in thread: Cabin Fever 2017 is Coming Quick! Featuring Elmers's Engines on 11-05-2016 at 04:33 PM
    I was there also in 2015. Probably not again because of the early date and weather concerns. I
    believe there was a rather large snowstorm the same weekend as the show this year.

  • Posted in thread: Inspiration for a 3rpm motor on 11-05-2016 at 04:31 PM
    Turntable for a model railroad ?


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