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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 ?