for the new lathe i ordered a new tool holder and carbide inserts. my other lathe wasn't too
good with the tool pressure needed for carbide. so this is my first tool holder that holds CNMG
inserts, kind of exciting!
These inserts have excellent chip management and produce small chips as a...
Making an adapter so i can use 5-1/4" bolt circle sprockets or disc brakes on an 8" Asuza Spinner hub. The three inner bolt holes need to uncovered on the hub with a hand drill and a 5/16" drill bit.
The adapter gets the sprocket out far enough to easily clear #40 chain.
From the lathe, shown...
last february i decided my south bend SB1001 needed a big brother. the sb1001 was my first lathe, and it is a fine lathe, what i considered short comings was me not knowing what lathe parameters are.
while the south bend is a small lathe, an 8" swing and a 20" bed, it excels at making small...
was bored one night and ordered up a chinese clone of a Brown & Sharpe BS-0 dividing head for my mill.
it arrived ok, it weighs probably 30 pounds and it rattled around in the box on the way here, no damage but the box was pretty beat up.
as shipped the chuck had about 20 degrees of runout...
Picked up this cool tap and die set off of craigslist for $90. It covers 1/4" to 1" NC threads plus 1/8" and 1/4" NPT. Some of the taps and dies are originals, some are replacements. The case, wooden, is the original. The metal strip on the front edge of the case is a 6" scale for a size...
ordered a new cold saw for the shop:
this will augment my cutting and sawing abilities. i wanted a more accurate miter than my bandsaw:
the band saw is fine for...
at exactly 8pm december 21, 2019 i noticed a strange feeling in my chest. no pain, just an odd sensation
that i never felt before. i just finished a bowl of corn chexs and was getting ready to hit the sack. the sensation
persisted and was not going away. i told cindy that i am heading out to the...
does anyone have a 2 cycle engine i can use on my trike? i did buy a polaris snow mobile 200cc twin that had a
crack in the lower end that would have fit but it was toast. pm me with what you have!
I keep on finding more stuff in my sheds.
What we have here is a brand new 60 tooth #35 sprocket for go power rims. Next up is a
brand new 45 tooth #40/41 sprocket for kidney bean rims.
Lastly is are two PVL flywheels for a GX200/Clone. It says its good up to 17,000 rpm o_O
here is the rest of the goodies. pm me if interested.
kidney bean wide side good, narrow side DOA! $45
kidney bean with usable tire. $60
forks with some repairs $50
more forks $50
really beat up forks with super nice slightly dinged badge $50, badge by itself $48, cut off handle...
We finally got around to cleaning out one of my sheds and found all this stuff.
pm me if interested. shipping not included in prices shown.
go power 50? tooth sprocket in serviceable shape $50
brake assembly $50
wide side kidney bean $50
kidney bean with mud/snow tire, tire is in...
Got almost a complete brake here, both shoes are missing the pads , one pad is included but not
glued. the smaller parts have some light surface rust, nothing a wire wheel wouldn't fix. the hub
is pretty clean but needs a brush-up too. The cam is good too. I do not have the lever or lever...
What I have here is a set of Bonanza BC lowers and a set of what I believe are an original
but well worn and crusty set of rear "Shocks". The forks have springs and the bolt plugs that
fasten the springs to the uppers. $80 plus shipping for the lowers and $50 plus shipping
for the shocks. The...
This little beauty will arrive thursday or friday. it's a covel model 15 surface grinder. when i found this thing mariah
advised against it. on her advice i passed on it. the owner later contacted me and for the cost of shipping it's mine.
by its' serial number and from chatter on practical...