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    The problem may be your Internet Explorer...

    The problem may be your Internet Explorer browser. I seem to remember that the last version of IE compatible with XP would no longer access the internet with many providers. You may need to download...
  2. Cast iron has more mass and is better able to...

    Cast iron has more mass and is better able to dampen the transfer of energy because of the irregular grain boundaries in its structure. High quality cast iron is very stable if stress relieved and...
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    Speaking of 10 years ago...I'm still using the BS...

    Speaking of 10 years ago...I'm still using the BS I bought from your BIL IIRC and still have some spalted sycamore from the log dump.

    Are you still in the Cleveland area?
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    The Jet AFS-1000B (1044 cfm) models have 5 and 1...

    The Jet AFS-1000B (1044 cfm) models have 5 and 1 micron filters. By the time the 1 micron gets loaded up a bit, you have the ability to trap particles in the 0.5-0.75 micron range or possibly smaller.
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    I probably wouldn't make the trip unless it is...

    I probably wouldn't make the trip unless it is almost free! There are no parts available for this lathe except from those that have scrapped the lathe. The variable speed (reeves drive) is the weak...
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    Also, check the fence to blade alignment...

    Also, check the fence to blade alignment...
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    A clean sharp blade with the right type and...

    A clean sharp blade with the right type and number of teeth will help. If the saw is underpowered, a thinner kerf blade will help all else being equal.
  8. Just make sure you don't put the switch between...

    Just make sure you don't put the switch between the VFD and motor!
  9. Mark and Dave, thanks for your suggestions and...

    Mark and Dave, thanks for your suggestions and help in finding lube at $20/gal instead of $20/pt.

    Brian, I agree that these bearings would probably come from the factory with grease in them today....
  10. Thanks for the information about DTE and...

    Thanks for the information about DTE and Velocite.

    Is there a good place to buy pint/qt qty at a good price?

    How do I know how much to add? Does the bottom 1/3 of the bearing sit in oil? Do I...
  11. Best Lube for SKF 1204 Self-Aligning Ball Bearings?

    I inherited an old Crescent 8" light jointer from the 1940s. According to the manual I found for this jointer it says the jointer uses SKF 1204 bearings (self-aligning or spherical ball bearings). I...
  12. I apologize for going through basics in my...

    I apologize for going through basics in my message but don't know your level of experience. I applaud your moxie but am concerned for your safety based on your comments.

    For bowl turning, 3x the...
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    VFD manufacturers do suggest using shielded...

    VFD manufacturers do suggest using shielded cabling if the runs are more than 25' or so because unshielded cables can pick up EMI over long distances. This can cause false low voltage triggering of...
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    Good for you taking her to a magical place like...

    Good for you taking her to a magical place like that to help her learn the value of such places and good for her having the patience it takes to catch a nice fish. We should all be so lucky to be...
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    We like to leave 10-20% of what we find to...

    We like to leave 10-20% of what we find to produce spores for next year. We weren't lucky enough to get morels, we got Phallus Rubicundus with our mulch instead.
  16. Try cleaning out browsing data and make sure...

    Try cleaning out browsing data and make sure cookies and Java are allowed.

    Moderators- should this discussion be placed in a more appropriate area?
  17. How about using a lathe?

    How about using a lathe?
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    Does the VFD display an error code?

    Does the VFD display an error code?
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    Normally you are better off turning on the main...

    Normally you are better off turning on the main bed because the extension might flex a bit if it is unsupported at the far end.
  20. Delta had parts issues where folks under warranty...

    Delta had parts issues where folks under warranty couldn't get replacement parts. I don't know if this issue has been resolved or not. You might want to do some research to see if the parts problems...
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    How about using a dimmer switch with a 72W bulb...

    How about using a dimmer switch with a 72W bulb and turn it up a little every couple of days or so?
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    I see the second bevel in the bottom of the...

    I see the second bevel in the bottom of the keyway now from the key rocking.

    I would go to a machine shop.
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    Take a small file and remove a little metal along...

    Take a small file and remove a little metal along the shaft keyway until the key fits again. There is no worry as long as the key still fits snuggly when you are done.
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    I don't have a pony in the race but I just found...

    I don't have a pony in the race but I just found this youtube video about some third party testing that was done for anyone else interested...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzIxcIqCNh8
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    Thanks Larry. I'll try that next time.

    Thanks Larry. I'll try that next time.
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