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    If you live in California make sure the car was...

    If you live in California make sure the car was built to meet California smog laws. If it meets California smog it meets 49 state smog laws. There are loopholes to allow it into California but best...
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    For my school district I have to use firefox for...

    For my school district I have to use firefox for the special education forms to write IEP's. It makes sense to stay with firefox for everything else as well. I do not think Safari is allowed on the...
  3. A hydraulic press is such a good tool that there...

    A hydraulic press is such a good tool that there are multiple you tube channels of using them to bend and crush things for fun and profit?
    Bil lD

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=35OBfk1F8Ps
  4. I save the old bearings and grind down the outer...

    I save the old bearings and grind down the outer race a little bit to push in the new one. The inner race I heat up in the wood stove or campfire to a glowing red. In the morning I drill the inner...
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    I am using an apple computer if that makes any...

    I am using an apple computer if that makes any difference.
    Bil lD
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    I can open a new tab, which covers over the old...

    I can open a new tab, which covers over the old tab, but i see no way to reduce it so I can go back and see the old tab. The only way I can get back to the original tab is to x out the new tab...
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    The motor plate may have the bearings numbers on...

    The motor plate may have the bearings numbers on it. Look for a four digit number off by itself. Most likely two different size bearings. Get sealed not shielded.
    Powermatic did not make the...
  8. Car makers have to supply smog parts for eight...

    Car makers have to supply smog parts for eight years. Which pretty much means all engine parts and engine computers as well as valves hoses etc. My ex neighbor bought a engine fire Dae Wo after it...
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    Craigs list seach not working

    I use firefox and several months ago craigs list stopped me from being able to hide or flag posts. Now I can not switch to another search area. What i mean is I have it set so the homepage is...
  10. Maybe start search here? maybe hemlock or pine?...

    Maybe start search here? maybe hemlock or pine?
    https://www.admoyer.com/blog/history-of-the-lumber-industry-and-delivery-in-pennsylvania-bpid_9.aspx
  11. How are the blocks held to the apron. Are they...

    How are the blocks held to the apron. Are they glued or do they have a tongue that goes into a slot on the apron. The slot on the apron method allows for wood movement. If glued solid then you...
  12. I assume the bearing nearest the blade is locked...

    I assume the bearing nearest the blade is locked in place and the one at the far end can float to allow for heat expansion of the arbor length as it heats up under use.
    Bil lD
  13. two big crowbars or two crowbars may be enough to...

    two big crowbars or two crowbars may be enough to get the bearings off but the key has to come first. I would look at the slot carefully. It is probably hammered and dented. A air chisel may just...
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    Evaporust is mostly EDTA in water. EDTA in water...

    Evaporust is mostly EDTA in water. EDTA in water soaking will chelate rust pretty well. Evaporust has stuff in it to keep the PH at the best levels but EDTA is cheap. It will neutralize about one...
  15. Buy a bearing splitter for one inch and smaller. ...

    Buy a bearing splitter for one inch and smaller. Actually I think they only make them 2 inch and smaller. Then use a hydraulic press or the forcing bolts to remove the bearings one at a time. A...
  16. Bearing spacer looks like part #54 to me. It...

    Bearing spacer looks like part #54 to me. It keeps the outer races spaced apart. I agree normally I would see a smaller one to keep the inner races apart. using less material but inner diameter...
  17. Woodruff key use small punch to push one end...

    Woodruff key use small punch to push one end down. Probably best to push on end nearest end of shaft. You may need to use a nail ground flat to continue to punch it below flush so the other end...
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    I need to check out the local pawn shop to see if...

    I need to check out the local pawn shop to see if they have in any good tools worth buying. i have not been in since they moved about six months ago. Seems like people not working might be pawning...
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    An important point is that regardless of method...

    An important point is that regardless of method there needs to be an easy way to access the hardware and tighten it up from time to time. As wood drys and stresses build up the hardware will get...
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    You could fill the hole with jb weld and ream the...

    You could fill the hole with jb weld and ream the alignment. To be honest I do not think the pin holes are even reamed. probably just cored or drilled.
    Bil lD
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    That looks like a grease cup on the upper bearing...

    That looks like a grease cup on the upper bearing so it may not be ballbearings.
    Bil lD
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    I have read that modern Douglas fir is just as...

    I have read that modern Douglas fir is just as resistant to rot as modern day redwood lumber.
    Bil lD
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    I think the strongest method, and the least...

    I think the strongest method, and the least likely to have catastrophic failure, is all thread through the middle of the newel post. That is the reason for the big cap/ball on top of a newel post. ...
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    My walker turner 20" drill press the quill is too...

    My walker turner 20" drill press the quill is too big for any commercially made mortise adapter. Also I would have to remove my 5/8 chuck and switch to something smaller.
    They might be nice on a...
  25. My fathers has no pulley cover but he may have...

    My fathers has no pulley cover but he may have removed it to add the jackshaft. The switch is just a toggle switch on the motor with forward and reverse. I saw a bench model at Habitat about one...
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