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  1. tornitore45 replied to the thread Another Edwards built..

    I think we can have a small dance party on that rotary table.

    Feb 14, 2019 at 7:04 PM
  2. tornitore45 replied to the thread Another Edwards built..

    Beautiful job! From the tool marks it looks like rotary table work on the round features, or may be the light and the polishing you did.

    Feb 13, 2019 at 6:56 PM
  3. tornitore45 replied to the thread Should I buy this?.

    I started with a wedge QCTP so can not say but the wisdom on the streets say the wedge is better. We must draw a distinction between...

    Feb 13, 2019 at 4:07 PM
  4. tornitore45 replied to the thread Valves Leaking.

    OK Bob I give it a shot. Once the seat and the valve are machined following the technique of using different angles, like 45 and 44...

    Feb 13, 2019 at 3:52 PM
  5. tornitore45 replied to the thread valve lapping problem.

    As abrasive goes I use a paste of "Bon Ami" and oil. For those that are not familiar with Bon Ami...

    Feb 12, 2019 at 7:00 PM
  6. tornitore45 replied to the thread Should I buy this?.

    For $400 you get a repeatable indexing on the tool post attitude. If you are making many of the same parts it may be a marginal...

    Feb 12, 2019 at 6:54 PM
  7. tornitore45 replied to the thread valve lapping problem.

    The larger the seat, meaning the wider is the 45 degrees chamfer the lover the chance of achieving a good seal. The trick is to make...

    Feb 12, 2019 at 1:53 PM
  8. tornitore45 replied to the thread Another Knucklehead Build.

    Terry, if you need spring wire I have several lifetime supplies of the following sizes. SS 0.016 0.035 Music Wire 0.011...

    Feb 11, 2019 at 8:38 PM
  9. tornitore45 replied to the thread Just Getting Started, Part 1 (metalworking shows?).

    Cabin fever in Pennsilvania

    Feb 11, 2019 at 10:45 AM
  10. tornitore45 replied to the thread Micro distributor leakage.

    There are other ways. Eliminate the distributor. Google "Wasted spark Ignition". You may start here:...

    Feb 11, 2019 at 10:36 AM
  11. tornitore45 replied to the thread Micro distributor leakage.

    How do you energize the distributor without the engine? depending on the set up the distributor hanging in mid air without engine, wires...

    Feb 10, 2019 at 10:44 AM