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by David2011
Wed Apr 24, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Lathes
Topic: Soft Start for Lathe?
Replies: 54
Views: 33736

Soft Start for Lathe?

For years I've lurked on this forum soaking up lots of good info. Now I have a question. My lathe is a 1978 Taiwanese Jet 10x24 that I like very much. It's a real lathe weighing in at about 600 pounds with the 3 jaw chuck and as capable as my skills. It came from a friend that was no longer able to ...
by David2011
Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: The Junk Drawer
Topic: Backing up computer files
Replies: 27
Views: 19483

Re: Backing up computer files

Another IT guy here, now retired. The best practice is certainly to back up to an external hard drive and store it in a separate location away from the risks of fire or theft of the primary computer. NAS as mentioned is a viable option. Windows 10 had a decent backup program built in. The best way t...