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    Pressure washing a Hardinge DV 59

    What do you guy's think about pressure washing a marshmallow white dirty Hardinge DV 59 ? I just bought this to make some parts for my self , it has been repainted once with what looks like white...
  2. Thread: Prazi Sd300

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    Prazi Sd300

    Has anyone had any luck removing s stuck chuck from a Prazi SD 300? it was a wet barn refugee. Thanks Deane
  3. Thread: Gorton 3 Z

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    Gorton 3 Z

    I need to make some pockets for inlays in stainless & nickel silver from .050 t0 .125 deep, do you think it can be done with a Gorton 3 Z pantograph, is it ridged enough for this ? it is tight and in...
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    Rutland mill

    I have a 1985 Rutland 9x42 I bought 10 years ago from a mom & pop shop, gave 3700. for it has chrome ways, does every thing I want to do, have a DRO on it. Would think if it is in good condition it...
  5. 6-12

    No I did not bid on it , to far away, have read what centroid had to say about them, good luck with it.
  6. Magnaturn 612

    I don't know a thing about them, Centroid did a retrofit on one and said it is one of the best bench top lathes thay had seen, makes accurate parts and fast. Is this the one that was on E-bay?
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    Phase converter

    I have a home made 5 HP rotary that ran a 3 HP lathe and a 2HP mill I would sell for 150.00 plus shipping and a crate or pickup in Reno. oldcat35o@sbcglobal.net
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    S B 612

    guys, I don't know anything about the control, but was looking at the Centroid web site and thay had retrofitted one and thay spoke very highly of it, don't know the price of the retrofit. ...
  9. Magnaturn 612

    dcencer, I don't know anything about the control, but was looking at the Centroid web site and thay had retrofitted one and thay spoke very highly of it, don't know the price of the retrofit.Take a...
  10. Thread: Shift knobs

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    Shift knobs

    Hot August Nights Reno NV, August 5th to the 12th not a cnc show, lots of parts are cnc made mine are not. I hope I am not in the wrong category, if so reprimand me but don't kick me out thanks. I...
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    New Hermes

    Try this www.engravers journal.com or go right to Hermes.
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    Diamond drag pin

    Use a New Hermes type diamond tip, don't turne it, use it as a drag pin, I use one in a New Hermes to sign my knives that are made of ATS 34 ss 57 to 60 RC. also use it on 6061 brass bronz or what...
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    WELsoft

    Ken you might try www.WELsoft.com thay make a up grade for those lathes. Deane
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    upgrade for compact 5 Emco

    You guys with the compact 5 lathes might want to look at the welsoft upgrade for these lathes, go to www.welsoft.com thay are in the UK.
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    Emco-Mier 120 P

    Has anyone out there a Emco- Mier 120 P ? or have used one and what do you think of them. I need to make some parts from 6061 and stabilized wood, .625 at the bottom 1.600 at the top and 2.75 long,...
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    Poll: 72 plus

    I am 72 a self taught mechanist, want to get my first cnc lathe, spent 40 years in the dirt moving business, have had 9 w2s in one year, some days I feel mutch older, still want to learn to use a cnc.
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    Sticky: What I am doing here.

    Well I don't talk a lot, I am a professional knife maker, self taught machinist, retired operating engineer, have all manual machines, 14x40 lathe with readout, 9x42 mill hermes manual pantograph. I...
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