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Forum: Machining 11-14-2017, 10:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 651
Posted By Lew Hartswick
"Store". It's more like a "Sinkhole". That green...

"Store". It's more like a "Sinkhole". That green stuff just disappears. Tooling is a never ending acquisition. :-)
...lew...
Forum: Machining 11-13-2017, 04:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Lew Hartswick
That is a pretty "shitty" kind of wheel for any...

That is a pretty "shitty" kind of wheel for any kind of "delicate" grinding. :-)
...lew...
Forum: Machining 11-13-2017, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By Lew Hartswick
We have been using 4 Bridgeports at school for...

We have been using 4 Bridgeports at school for the 20 years I've been there without those with no problems at all. This is with hundreds of kids who have never seen a mill before. :-)
...lew...
Forum: Fabrication 11-11-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 598
Posted By Lew Hartswick
OK from a mathematical standpoint just how close...

OK from a mathematical standpoint just how close to a perfect spherical segment is likely to be??? Not too good for a reflector for a beam of light anyway since a parabola would be best. BUT the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-03-2017, 08:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 472
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Verry Pretty !!!! :-) ...lew...

Verry Pretty !!!! :-)
...lew...
Forum: Fabrication 10-17-2017, 09:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,221
Posted By Lew Hartswick
You know THAT is the FIRST u-tube I've seen that...

You know THAT is the FIRST u-tube I've seen that was done the way I think they should be done. It didn't take a hour of blather by some idiot to explain an obvious idea.
...lew...
Forum: Fabrication 10-09-2017, 07:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,349
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Your tool post looks like the one by this outfit...

Your tool post looks like the one by this outfit which I saw at the "Ag Progress Days" at PennState last Aug. Is it the same company. ? It did seem to work very well. I don't do enough sheet metal...
Forum: Fabrication 10-05-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,947
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Those things a curse on mankind. We used one for...

Those things a curse on mankind. We used one for while to butcher beefs and the cursed thing NEVER had the the right length to fit. Had to physically lift the carcass to hook in on to have enough...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-04-2017, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 777
Posted By Lew Hartswick
I remember using one when I was young, probably...

I remember using one when I was young, probably in the mid 40s. It was in State College and the shoe store was on Allen St but the name of the store escapes me at the moment. :-) May have been...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-25-2017, 07:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 832
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Now that, cutting a spline with an angle grinder,...

Now that, cutting a spline with an angle grinder, I have to see the "fit" of that. :-)
...lew...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-14-2017, 06:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,388
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Gosh I wonder. I thought I did it the way it was...

Gosh I wonder. I thought I did it the way it was . I'm now in PA and won't get back to VA even this year. I'll try to send MY son-in-law the set up you
quoted and see if he can manage to try it. ( ...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-10-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,388
Posted By Lew Hartswick
I'm sure the pump diaphragm in the carb is broken...

I'm sure the pump diaphragm in the carb is broken and the priming just pumps fuel into the crankcase it was half full so I'm saying it's shot. A repair mechanic says it's cheaper to replace the carb...
Forum: Machining 08-07-2017, 05:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 544
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Quote: The old human nature thing that most...

Quote:
The old human nature thing that most people will not treat others property as well as they would treat their own comes to thought.
Endquote:
I always treat others tool more carefully...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-04-2017, 07:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,388
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Up-date; I think the crankcase must have been...

Up-date; I think the crankcase must have been about half full of gas. I pulled the carb and when I pulled the rope gas shot out of a small hole from the "head" ? (where the carb attaches) and out...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-04-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,388
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Another Chainsaw problem

I have here one sold by Sears but is definitely a Poulan . The last time I used it, at least a year ago it worked fine. The instructions, 6 pushes on the primer pump, full choke for (I think it's 5...
Forum: Machining 07-27-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,129
Posted By Lew Hartswick
? You broke a 1/4 - 20 tap in Aluminum? I can't...

? You broke a 1/4 - 20 tap in Aluminum? I can't imagine that . What did you do hit it with a hammer sidewise? :-)
...lew...
Forum: Fabrication 07-20-2017, 01:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,484
Posted By Lew Hartswick
(Help for Cutter) :-) That isn't a "Track"...

(Help for Cutter) :-)
That isn't a "Track" it's just part of a "rail".
A Track is two rails and the bed under them, along with a few ties. :-)
...lew...
Forum: Machining 06-03-2017, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 535
Posted By Lew Hartswick
Well based on that recommendation I watched the...

Well based on that recommendation I watched the first minute and it was just exactly like all the other trashy U tube I've looked at BLATHER BLATHER and waving his hands around like a Frenchman. :-(...
Forum: Fabrication 05-13-2017, 08:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,210
Posted By Lew Hartswick
:-) < .he said that's the dumbest thing Ive...

:-) < .he said that's the dumbest thing Ive heard, I'll have to try it. >
:-) That is the funniest quote I've seen in a while. :-)
...lew...
Forum: Fabrication 05-06-2017, 06:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,984
Posted By Lew Hartswick
That is what happens when you mow wet grass and...

That is what happens when you mow wet grass and don't clean and dry the machine. Now in NM (and probably in WY) it's never that wet to cause a problem. :-) Back in PA it was like that. :-)
...
Forum: Fabrication 05-03-2017, 02:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,060
Posted By Lew Hartswick
If you have a real transit it's easy to turn a 90...

If you have a real transit it's easy to turn a 90 deg angle at each distance down range. Same as generating the down range line from the firing line. All you need is one of those "minions" to place...
Forum: Machining 05-03-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,940
Posted By Lew Hartswick
The reamer part doesn't work at all on that site....

The reamer part doesn't work at all on that site. :-(
...lew...
Forum: Machining 04-19-2017, 10:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By Lew Hartswick
So here is the arbor with the disc on it and it...

So here is the arbor with the disc on it and it runs true. So I hope I can machine a reduced thickness from near the center hole to about an inch from the rim on a thicker couple of discs (somewhere...
Forum: Machining 04-19-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By Lew Hartswick
OK tried it with the first disc of the...

OK tried it with the first disc of the "flywheels" I'm going to make. I had already made the disc and drilled and reamed the center hole so just chucked it up using the above technique. I didn't do...
Forum: Machining 04-18-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 983
Posted By Lew Hartswick
I have three "flywheels" to turn (with different...

I have three "flywheels" to turn (with different moments of inertia) and had planned on using an arbor but that looks like it may be simpler. BUT am concerned about how true the face of the "socket"...
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