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by 12L14
Sat Sep 12, 2020 5:04 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Cell phone video: please, please, shoot horizontal
Replies: 15
Views: 1294

Re: Cell phone video: please, please, shoot horizontal

Almost sixty ears old - but more actual than ever: S. Lem " The Washing Machine Tragedy "(first half only - you can find rest of it online) Shortly after my return from the Eleventh Voyage, the papers began to devote increasing space to the competition between two large washing-machine manufacturers...
by 12L14
Sat Jul 04, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Harold!
Replies: 33
Views: 5829

Re: Harold!

Wishing you a fast recovery!
by 12L14
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: New small mill
Replies: 9
Views: 2829

Re: New small mill

If it is maximat, then You can try so called "milling attachment".
But I wouldn't bother with one if your lathe is from unimat or compact series.
by 12L14
Sat Jan 04, 2020 5:02 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Happy 2020 to all
Replies: 7
Views: 3945

Re: Happy 2020 to all

Happy New Year from Shangri-La ;)
by 12L14
Sat Jan 04, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Found at Homemadetools.net
Replies: 1
Views: 2647

Found at Homemadetools.net

I know some of You are lurkin' there, so this is for those who don't ;)

https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/lit ... rain-76013

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by 12L14
Tue Dec 31, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Milling Machines
Topic: Show us your milling machine!
Replies: 314
Views: 174271

Re: Show us your milling machine!

My new toy and its milling attachment(no matter how hard I try, just can't call it headstock or milling head).
by 12L14
Tue Jun 11, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Worn pulleys/ additive metal
Replies: 10
Views: 2882

Re: Worn pulleys/ additive metal

spro wrote:I'm not talking brazing or welding really. There is another process which escapes me.
Galvanization?
by 12L14
Sun May 05, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Milling procedure confirmation
Replies: 20
Views: 7070

Re: Milling procedure confirmation

Yes and no, usually they are not " true" hss, but "only" so-called powder hss(some say they are much better than "real" thing).
by 12L14
Sun May 05, 2019 4:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Book about precision
Replies: 21
Views: 6810

Re: Book about precision

Look what I found today: http://www.survivorlibrary.com/library/the_testing_of_machine_tools_1915.pdf I wonder if they got Connelly's " Machine tool reconditioning "? edit-> nope... They seem to be some prepper site(but quite reasonable), with a lot of fun stuff(steam&rail included) http://www.survi...