Last Activity:04-20-2014 9:47 AM
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Posted in thread: V12 Build on 04-06-2014 at 06:48 PM
Brilliant distributor design Dick, I love how it keeps all the plug leads so
Posted in thread: Sniff test for gas leak goes wrong on 04-06-2014 at 12:30 PM
Glad you're OK, enjoy the show next weekend, I might drive down myself if time
Posted in thread: copper based solder? on 04-01-2014 at 01:22 AM
I worked in an electric motor rewind shop for a few years, phos-copper as we called it was used
to hard solder/braze connections in the motor windings, the phosphorous acts as a flux. Its
very easy to...
Posted in thread: Threading with Grizzly G0516 lathe? on 02-09-2014 at 05:57 PM
I have a G0516, Phil and John are correct, you must leave the carriage half nuts engaged and
reverse the spindle at the end of each cut. There are threading dial kits available for this
lathe, the lit...
Posted in thread: Path's Build for Rupnow's Hit Miss Engine on 02-08-2014 at 12:28 PM
Its definitely a DNS issue, I'm affected as well. If I do a whois on the domain name
phutcheson.net it returns name-servers ...NS5.ULTRAWHB.COM andNS6.ULTRAWHB.COMNeither of these
servers are ping-abl...
Posted in thread: Where to find a large thick copper pipe & like sized Magnets? on 02-06-2014 at 08:27 PM
Online metals has the copper tubing. They sell up to 6.5" tubing with a wall thickness of 0.5",
at that size it wont be cheap.
Posted in thread: Gear cutter help on 02-02-2014 at 04:49 PM
Here's a link to an article by John Stevenson on making gear cutters. there's a spreadsheet in
the download section of this site for calculating tooling dimensions using the same
technique... DP MOD...
Posted in thread: Need help identyfying a turbine and a casting kit on 01-26-2014 at 04:24 PM
Mike, those look like 66 mm parts, ideal for a KJ-66. You can download plans here.
Posted in thread: Need help identyfying a turbine and a casting kit on 01-26-2014 at 01:06 PM
Mike,Can you supply some dimensions of the turbine parts. I could assist you in identifying
them with those numbers.Alternately, point your web browser at They have drawings of the
common sizes for ...
Posted in thread: Blender CAD on 01-04-2014 at 01:47 AM
Another linux user here :)Librecad is another good CAD package. I believe it is a fork of QCAD.