Last Activity:01-16-2017 12:14 AM
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Posted in thread: Project of the Month - January 2017 on 01-06-2017 at 11:43 PM
Neat project ! :thumbup: Congrats :)Brian
Posted in thread: Simple single cylinder compressed air engine on 01-04-2017 at 01:09 AM
Looks great ! Looking forward to see it running.Brian
Posted in thread: Rudy's Pioneer Engine on 12-29-2016 at 05:59 PM
Finished Rudy's pioneer engine with modifications and decided to do some woodworking and made a
box for the engine. Nice change of pace and a good learning experience working with wood. I
plan on maki...
Posted in thread: Project of the Month - December 2016 on 12-10-2016 at 01:20 AM
Hats off to you ! Beautiful job ! :thumbup:Congratulations,Brian
Posted in thread: Real 1144 "Stressproof" on 12-09-2016 at 01:21 AM
Hi,McMaster will stand by their sale so you should maybe give them a call. Explain that the
material is not cutting correct and you are knowledgeable. Your are not getting the crank hot
from the grind...
Posted in thread: Real 1144 "Stressproof" on 12-08-2016 at 01:24 AM
Small pieces from McMaster Carr when I need it quick, or Alro steel.Sounds like you got
something besides 1144. :mad:
Posted in thread: band saw on 12-08-2016 at 01:21 AM
Hi,From the information I got from tech support at Automation Direct, this motor maintains "
power " throughout it's rated rpm range. The motor I have has a 10:1 ratio and is inverter
duty. Motor rpm ...
Posted in thread: band saw on 12-07-2016 at 01:31 AM
Because of what I do on a regular basis and my need for variable speed I converted my older 14"
Rockwell band saw from gearbox set up to a 3 phase inverter motor and VFD control. Direct drive
Posted in thread: Re-using copper tubing - yay or nay? on 11-28-2016 at 01:19 AM
Hi,May end up being more work in the end than what the tubing is worth ? May need annealed if
it's been " worked " much during the original install.
Posted in thread: Project of the Month - November 2016 on 11-13-2016 at 12:35 AM
Another well deserved congratulations on your build !:thumbup:Brian