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    MrMetric replied to the thread Build my own milling machine.
    LOL... You are right on all fronts.... Fun to make, hard to make stiff, lots of negativity.... and, in this forum, most people will bend...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread Emco Maximat Super 11 w/mill.
    Congratulations.... You will enjoy the machine. I really liked mine when I had it; it is one of the things that I regret having sold...
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    Wow. Don't get many people interested in shapers, it seems... I think they are kind of cool though. I bought a 7" SB for a friend at a...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread HOLT CASTINGS.
    Elliot, That is awesome! And, it is great to have younger (ish) people getting into the hobby. It is gratifying that XBox isn't winning...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread Dynamotive merlin castings.
    NM on my other post.... clearly you found the thread I was thinking about... LOL. Funny though. I was partially right in that the...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread HOLT CASTINGS.
    some of those V12 castings were floating around a while ago. Those are incredibly expensive but oh soooo cool. I don't think I'd have...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread HOLT CASTINGS.
    Yeah, I was kind of coming at it from the same viewpoint, Mark. That said, "from castings" would be fun too, I suppose... Just don't...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread Emco Maximat Super 11 w/mill.
    The 11 is not exactly a large lathe, but it isn't small either. My personal opinion is that you would have to have a *really* accepting...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread HOLT CASTINGS.
    I's actually quite interesting. I thought Mike's price was way too high, but I guess I'm missing something. I bought a Gypsy engine kit...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread Emco Maximat Super 11 w/mill.
    I had one just like that. I really liked it. I've no idea how much it is worth now, but I can tell you that Hardinge HLVH lathes have...
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    MrMetric replied to the thread 1/3 Scale Case Steam engine.
    My God! That guy is a beast!!! But, it is very very cool. I think you can literally plow your fields with this guy. :) Nicely done.
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    That is awesome that you are resolving the health considerations. Needless to say, that should always be the first priority... I am...
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    Mike.... Are you guys still publishing the magazine? I've still got one last one on my subscription (I believe), although that isn't a...
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