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    Locomobile steam engine

    Looking great!!! ~Wes~
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    Blow lamps

    Check THIS out.
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    Steam Whistle Drawings

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    Another New Toy

    So what are the specs on it Rick? Who made it? I've been wanting a .17hmr for a while.
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    Home built pistol

    Your doing a great job!!! I'll be watching this(o;
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    Mannlicher rifle (miniature)

    Great job George!!!
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    Mystery Live Steam Engine! Need Help!

    Hey! Small world. I live in Burley. Glad you found us!!! Someone will be sure to come along and know what it is. You should post pictures of the Stuart. I work practically across the street from you at Kodiak America.
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    Something to drive ??

    This is a great build!!! Thanks for taking the time to post pictures!!!
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    Pattern wood?

    I have used pine. The castings came out great! The only thing that I don't like about it is after sanding the grain becomes more pronounced because of the hard and soft grains. In my castings you could see the wood grain very clearly. I use Popular for most of my patterns now. Usually the...
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    Cutting Glass Test Tubes

    It still might be worth a try? There is always more than one way to skin a cat. Who knows, This might work better?
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    Cutting Glass Test Tubes

    I'm going to try this next time I need to cut one. This guy gets the best results I've seen. Might have to make one of those doodads? This same method should work the same for test tubes. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFXngPx3w3M
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    Sometimes It PAYS To Be a Machinist

    You get payed??? I thought you did it for Fun:o) Looks like a good job that got things done.
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    A Trio of Tools

    Great work!!! I might have to have a go at one of those centers. Just to see how they work.
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    Baby Steps

    Looking good!!! The only way to learn is to get in there and start turning handles and makin chips!!! Your doing fine.
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    Please don't operate a lathe if your stupid!!!

    I don't even Know where to go here??? Kids need to have their a$$'s kicked then sent to home economics till they graduate. The supervision??? http://www.liveleak.com/e/5f2_1291152351