I cant tell you how badly I feel. Lousy news.
I often think of all the help and encouragement you gave me when I was just starting with...
Agree 100%, Phil. It saddens me to see the quality of this forum moving from what was, IMHO, one of the premier model engineering sites, to one...
Most silver solders and pastes, except for the "hard" varieties, will flow into a joint with .001-.002 clearance by capillary action.
I wanted to leave some compressor volume for others
That's exactly why I gave so much detail, part#s etc.
Glad you like it
The Ultimate Air Manifold
The title may be a quite bit of hyperbole, but the concept arose from my dissatisfaction with the air manifolds that...
I'm moving up to a larger lathe and thought I'd see if there's any interest here before I Craigslist or eBay it.
Located near Philadelphia, PA...
Thanks, Nemoc. Much appreciated. Runs on about 5 pounds. Ran perfectly at Cabin Fever. 8 hrs continuously.
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I'm curious. What were they commenting about? Pictures would be great.
Great seeing you,Chris
Video and pix are super. Next year, bring your engines.
We can talk about being the newest Bridgeport guys on the forum.
This falls under the "first sale doctrine"
"The first-sale doctrine creates a basic exception to the copyright holder's...
Actually fairly easy video to do.
I dumped the entire folder of build pix and a video clip into iMovie on the MacBook Pro. Did a title...
I think it would be an easier build at 150%. To my mind, larger parts are easier to make. I did a Liney RV-1 at 200% and it was no...
What is it about "don't want a pre-built kit" that is not clear.
First point: I've been actively searching Craigslist and local machine dealers...
Thanks for the kind words. My philosophy with Elmer builds is that as long as I'm not screwing with a critical dimension, the design...
I have a feeling that the number of plans out there far exceeds my lifetime.
It does run. Now I have disassemble and polish, paint, etc
Very nice! Great job for a first in a way smaller size than you're used to doing.
I finished the mill engine a few weeks ago (search for the...
Count that as a character building experience. One more thing to add to the "I won't do that again" list. Mine gets longer each day.
My die filer is an Oliver S-4. Although the company, Oliver of Adrian, is still in business, the die filer is no longer manufactured. There...
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