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"Yes, thats how I was initially taught as well; to leave the rod a tiny bit shy of go…"

trikfx replied Oct 8, 2014 to Making a Ball and Socket Armature by Welding

8 Oct 8, 2014
Reply by trikfx

"How about this route.. http://www.webstaurantstore.com/american-metalcraft-fryt433-4…"

trikfx replied Oct 7, 2014 to Shopping trolley

17 Feb 13, 2015
Reply by McKinlay

"Silver is the way to go, regardless of size (well, if it's the size of a car, weld a…"

trikfx replied Oct 7, 2014 to Making a Ball and Socket Armature by Welding

8 Oct 8, 2014
Reply by trikfx

"As for the original question, my first machine tools were Sherline. I was introduced…"

trikfx replied Apr 21, 2013 to B&S joint machinery

23 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

"7B&S set of 7 for 79.95 at that same site. No biggie."

trikfx replied Apr 20, 2013 to B&S joint machinery

23 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

"There is nothing too special about the tooling on a Clausing.  Yes, they made some c…"

trikfx replied Apr 20, 2013 to B&S joint machinery

23 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

"To me the main difference (and disadvantage) of the Sherline over a Clausing or Hard…"

trikfx replied Apr 20, 2013 to B&S joint machinery

23 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

"Ok then, looking at this joint a little more, why not just go with a separate plate…"

trikfx replied Apr 17, 2013 to Question on relief slots

6 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

"Also, if you are using similar or identical materials in your joints (clamps and pin…"

trikfx replied Apr 15, 2013 to Question on relief slots

6 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

"Info on the Taig; http://www.taigtools.com/mmill.html Good place to shop for related…"

trikfx replied Apr 15, 2013 to B&S joint machinery

23 Apr 29, 2013
Reply by patrick zung

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