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Old February 23rd, 2010, 10:38 PM   #51
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These are from www.vintageprojects.com
but they fit here:

Low Speed Drillpress.

Shop Forge

Gas Fired Smelting Furnace


Bending brake

Sand Blaster

Screw Press

Electric Etching
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Old February 24th, 2010, 10:19 AM   #52
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Google Books now has Popular Mechanics back issues online:


Direct Drive Belt Sander

Casting with Rubber Molds

Adjustable Cone Mandrel

Using hand Punches

How to cut sheet metal

Knurling

Servicing Drill Chucks

Drilling Metal

Drill Press Speed Attachment
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Old February 24th, 2010, 10:56 AM   #53
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Metal Spinning

Buffing

Screw press

Machining Tubing

Expanding mandrel

Hand taps
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Old February 24th, 2010, 11:17 AM   #54
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Bandsawing Metal

Boring

Lost Wax Casting

Heavy Duty Boring Bar

Gauge Blocks

Ball Bearing Lathe Centers
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Old February 24th, 2010, 11:36 AM   #55
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Radius turning tool

Spark Testing Metal

Toolmaker's Buttons

Band Saw Circle Cutting

Turning a radius
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Old February 24th, 2010, 11:49 AM   #56
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Bending Brake

Tailstock Turret Head
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Old February 24th, 2010, 03:17 PM   #57
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Acid Etching Metal

Friction Sawing

Plaster Casting (also works for resin)

Multiple Start Threads

Boring bar holder

Heat Forming Plastic

Simplified Sheet Metal layout

Sine Vice

Small fixtures

Thread Cutting


Boring Tapering and Facing

Turning Metal Accurately
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Old February 24th, 2010, 03:29 PM   #58
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Knurling

Hand Filing

Milling on a Lathe

Taps and Dies on the Lathe.

Milling with Compound Rest

Collet Chuck

Taps
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Old February 24th, 2010, 06:19 PM   #59
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Dial Indicators

Lathe Taper Attachment

10 Lathe hints

Working with Sheet Metal

Thread Cutting

Swing Away Pads for Drill Press.

Cut Off tool holder


Knurling with a mandrel

Low Buck Spindle Sander

Sand Casting at Home
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Old February 25th, 2010, 01:40 PM   #60
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Mill Keyways in a Lathe

Analyze Spark Plugs

Precision Measuring Tools


Dial Indicators on the Lathe

Heat Treating Steel

Sharpening twist drills

Vernier Calipers

Steel Wool

Steady Rest
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Old March 1st, 2010, 09:32 AM   #61
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Horizontal Milling Machine Practice.
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Old March 3rd, 2010, 07:12 PM   #62
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Filing on a Lathe

2 way clamp

Simplified set up for Steady Rest

Build a Buggy

Cutting Torch attachments

Boring Bars

Using a vacuum gauge

Knurling

Service front wheel bearings


Lost wax casting


Flat Turnings from Round Stock

Slip Roller
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Old March 3rd, 2010, 08:40 PM   #64
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Tapping fixture

Marking metal
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Old March 4th, 2010, 10:39 AM   #65
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Drill press fence

Simple Hydraulic Press

Rube Goldberg

Glue Chipping

Boonie Bug

Drilling angled holes
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Old March 4th, 2010, 11:09 AM   #66
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Reading spark plugs in color
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Old March 4th, 2010, 11:46 AM   #67
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Angle plates

Step Collet Chuck

Lathe Centering

Etching Glass and Metal

Coloring Metals


Model Makers Vice
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Old March 4th, 2010, 08:40 PM   #68
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Soldering Aluminum

Electroplating


Stenciling

Metal finishing

Metal Spinning

Heat Treating Brass, Copper, and Aluminum

Using your Hack Saw

How to use Cold Chisels

Heat treating Iron and Steel

Band Saw tune up
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Old March 4th, 2010, 09:07 PM   #69
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Electroplating with Lead, Zinc, and Cadmium.

Plating with Copper, Nickle, and Chromium

Tool Post Grinder
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Old March 5th, 2010, 09:50 AM   #70
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Vintage machine shop secrets
Click on the pages to make them bigger
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Old March 5th, 2010, 06:32 PM   #71
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Silver Solder

Plating Tricks

Lathe Speed reducer

T3 VW


Chucking Odd shapes in the lathe

Cold Forming

Photography Lighting

Accurate cross holes

Band Saw speed reducer

Marking meta for layoutsl


Removing broken screws

Waste oil heater

Using a Slide Rule


Machinist Short Cuts
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Old March 5th, 2010, 07:19 PM   #72
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Tool Post grinder

Loosen Rusted parts


Hand Riveting


Cutting Glass discs

Solder Aluminum


Soft Soldering

How to use a File

How to use a Hack Saw
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Old March 6th, 2010, 03:16 PM   #73
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Ellipse trammel

Cutting glass

1963 Notchback.
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Old March 18th, 2010, 11:12 AM   #74
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Milling Operations on the Lathe-
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
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Old March 18th, 2010, 03:36 PM   #75
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Hey Ian, this months HotRod magazine has 2 great articles. One on making your own rollbars and cages, the other about shaping metal using the old stump method where you get a non sap type tree stump, sand a dip into it and use it to shape your stock. I thought that method was pretty damn cool.

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