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Old December 28th, 2009, 10:23 AM   #26
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Old December 29th, 2009, 03:06 PM   #27
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Using a metal lathe accurately.
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Old December 29th, 2009, 03:13 PM   #28
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Was just gonna ask, do they keep adding stuff to this site since you keep updating it ~ ?
I have tagged it and added it to my popular thread link instead of moving it.
There is some cool stuff
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Old December 29th, 2009, 03:20 PM   #29
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Yes, they keep adding "new" stuff to their blog:
http://www.knucklebusterinc.com/
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Old December 30th, 2009, 06:13 AM   #30
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Care and use of a micrometer
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Old December 31st, 2009, 08:45 AM   #31
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Old January 1st, 2010, 08:51 AM   #32
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Old January 5th, 2010, 09:47 AM   #33
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Old January 6th, 2010, 08:42 AM   #34
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Old January 12th, 2010, 08:54 AM   #35
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Old January 15th, 2010, 08:55 AM   #36
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Old January 22nd, 2010, 02:23 PM   #37
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How to Hand File.

That was one of our first lessons in College;
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Old January 26th, 2010, 08:51 AM   #38
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Old January 29th, 2010, 07:41 AM   #39
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Old February 2nd, 2010, 08:53 AM   #40
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Old February 4th, 2010, 08:15 AM   #41
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Old February 9th, 2010, 06:05 AM   #42
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Old February 15th, 2010, 08:50 AM   #43
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Old February 15th, 2010, 09:33 AM   #44
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Got my Masters in this. Fun to do! Had a great teacher. On casting day he'd bring in wine, cheese, crackers and we all brought snacks. We turned on some jazz and let the kilns fire up and get the bronze melting. Casual, intense, organic and deadly= Good times!
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So JiI what do you use instead of Asbestos powder ?
Pretty certain that is an obsolete item nowadays.
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Old February 15th, 2010, 09:49 AM   #46
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So JiI what do you use instead of Asbestos powder ?
Pretty certain that is an obsolete item nowadays.
Actually, we used regular house fiberglass for the mold plugs and some chemical our Professor would never tell us what it was. It smelled like warm chocolate when it was hot though!
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Old February 19th, 2010, 09:18 AM   #47
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Old February 20th, 2010, 07:59 AM   #48
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My dad has one but they could only go so deep before you hit the arm holding the blade!
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I love this thread. Keep them coming.
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