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    goldstar31 reacted to BaronJ's post in the thread Relocating head on round column mill with Like Like.
    Hi Guys, A chap that I used to know had one of those round column mills, he was forever cursing it ! I visited him one day and he...
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    goldstar31 replied to the thread Parting tool chatter.
    As the 'bibles' have been quoted, I've forgotten TWO. Well, I'm 90 and have success in parting off. Suffice to say that I've written...
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    goldstar31 reacted to BaronJ's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    I must admit that I've never experienced this phenomenon ! All but one of my parting blades have parallel sides. I would have thought...
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    goldstar31 replied to the thread Parting tool chatter.
    I have the same 3/32" blade inserted in 1973. The front IS wearing and is repeated reground-- and because it slopes is getting very near...
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    goldstar31 reacted to jack620's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    What you state makes perfect sense- in theory. In practice I’ve never experienced this, nor have I ever read about it in any of the...
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    goldstar31 posted the thread Jet Packs? in The Break Room.
    Actually they now seem viable as a Former member of a Mountain Rescue team, I watched to practicing of one which was going to be part of...
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    goldstar31 replied to the thread Parting tool chatter.
    Thank You, Sir, for your 'clear insight' despite what to others and myself seem impossible to comprehend and we wonder just how you can...
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    goldstar31 reacted to JRSherbundy's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    Sorry to hear about the air bubbles in your eye. I am setting here now with one bigger bubble in my right eye. Been there since August...
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    goldstar31 reacted to ShopShoe's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    Norman, I just gotta tell you that I do read and appreciate your posts. I also appreciate that the ones who have gone before have had a...
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    goldstar31 reacted to Ken I's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    Thanks Norman - I should have mentioned that - for flat blades I do it on the edge of the grinding wheel or with a Dremmel - like you...
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    goldstar31 replied to the thread Parting tool chatter.
    Thanks Ken If you grind a vee- or perhaps easier- a rounded kerf, the inverted tool should cut-- and roll the narrowed swarf-- into...
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    goldstar31 reacted to Ken I's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    As Goldstar states the holder must have a matching angle to hold the blade truly vertical with the clearance equal on either side. When...
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    goldstar31 replied to the thread Parting tool chatter.
    When I bought my 2nf casting kit, I wanted Hemingwaykits to supply both blades( as BaronB suggests) Alas and alack, the narrower blade...
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    goldstar31 reacted to BaronJ's post in the thread Parting tool chatter with Like Like.
    Hi Daz, I'm sure that you will be aware that a lot of parting blades have a tapered cross section that intended to be used in a...
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    goldstar31 replied to the thread Parting tool chatter.
    Perhaps it should be mentioned that the GH Thomas tool will cut up to 2" in diamer. But to muddy the waters somewhat the Late Martin...
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