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    Courierdog replied to the thread retiring to machinist.
    As with any Appliance, Ontario or elsewhere in Canada. If the appliance is Plugged in to a receptical rather than hard wired it is...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread Cx701 lathe report.
    I worked on High Power Transmitters and many of the high voltage capacitors had a very toxic oil in them. You did not want to be around...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread CX601 Milling Machine.
    I had another look. I would suggest a different approach to the actual lifting method. 1. and electric Winch 2. a chain fall 3. a block...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread CX601 Milling Machine.
    Brian: Here is what you need. Mini Shop Crane https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/mini-shop-crane-84270? Or it at least it looks...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread Cx701 lathe report.
    Calgary to Bellingham, WA 11 hr 3 min (943.0 km)
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    Courierdog replied to the thread CX601 Milling Machine.
    Ok! I t now time to turn it back to Brian, to continue his saga of the CX601. The Machine CX601 is a good machine for the money spent...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread CX601 Milling Machine.
    Craig: I think you are missing the point that most of use understand. Brian is a gentleman, and has the luxury of being able to drive to...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread CX601 Milling Machine.
    Linz Good to hear you are close by, I am in Edmonton. I agree that some of the Edmonton Staff are not as caring as they should be, when...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread retiring to machinist.
    That is Rich! The caution is there are people in this world who should never be permitted to touch a screw driver, I can name a few...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread retiring to machinist.
    Now you have engiaguaged the male side of the brain. I think you had better speak with" she who must be obeyed" first before you insure...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread Lathes.
    I fully concur with this statement in Canada the BusyBeeTool CX701 and CX601 would be a wise choice and also if possible have the DRO...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread retiring to machinist.
    Well also living in Canada, I am a fan of the Basement Workshop. A we'll thought out entrance for easy machine access using lift...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread retiring to machinist.
    mrbugbums If you are considering building New, ensure Bell provide Fibre to your location, you will never regret having a fibre...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread Lathes.
    For me some of the older external belt driven lathes have an astethetics value that has to be seen to be appreciated. It is not that...
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    Courierdog replied to the thread Lathes.
    To digress, If I had the time and expertise, I would like to find and obtain an older South Bend Lathe with was run from a central...
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