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    I believe I have a compromise and a project as...

    I believe I have a compromise and a project as well, i will rejuvenate an old setup which is repurposing and also adding which is constructing and of course cost effective so the budget has something...
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    some good pics to get ideas from i must say, i...

    some good pics to get ideas from i must say, i like the lifting on return stroke idea.i will have to think about the type of project i really want before i start.
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    Thanks for the info, all good suggestions and a...

    Thanks for the info, all good suggestions and a bandsaw idea is not a bad one. I guess it must also end up being cost effective as well or it will be worth more than my qualos. The lathe driven idea...
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    I have a lathe and a small mill , yes I ment no...

    I have a lathe and a small mill , yes I ment no casting to make it a bit easier as my mill is horizontal and old and it needs a motor, so not great . But when I have the cash I'll get it running so...
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    yes i have looked at a lot of internet sites and...

    yes i have looked at a lot of internet sites and most are a bit ordinary in there design, they will all work of course but not like a good quality made type, one thing i have not seen is the reverse...
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    Looks interesting and a size I would prefer for...

    Looks interesting and a size I would prefer for the small materials I mainly use.
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    power hacksaw plans and designs

    hi, i have been wanting to build a power hacksaw for many years and of course been down the google path over and over. most of what is available is small and cheap type designs but i would like...
  8. Thread: Pantograph

    by Hards2u
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    sorry i cant put photos up its to hard for me....

    sorry i cant put photos up its to hard for me. its a die sinking machine sr. 3d , if your interested ill have to send the pictures another way, thanks brett.
  9. Thread: Pantograph

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    I am stuck trying to ad pics. I'll hopefully get...

    I am stuck trying to ad pics. I'll hopefully get them up today, I have it listed on marketplace as well, if that helps.
  10. Thread: Pantograph

    by Hards2u
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    Pantograph

    Scripta pantograph for engraving/ die coping etc. Rewound motor and working as it should in good condition. $990 open to offers. Located nambour QLD 4560.
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    I may have that wrong, the one on eBay is in...

    I may have that wrong, the one on eBay is in Sydney that I'm thinking about driving down maybe if I'm successful. Fingers crossed.
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    Wanted pickup balkum hills.

    Looking for a possible pickup from balkum hills nsw of a coil winding machine. Hope full sale on eBay and just need the pickup until I can drive from QLD down to bring home. Not large and can send...
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    It's a shame he is in Melbourne, a little bit to...

    It's a shame he is in Melbourne, a little bit to far me.
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    Wanted coil winder.

    Hi all, I have always wanted to learn the art of rewinding armatures on magnetos due to me always finding faulty ones. Any machines out there, electric or hand type, don't want to spend to much and...
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    Re: Qualos pic

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    I have the same, was thinking there could be more...

    I have the same, was thinking there could be more combinations but I guess that's all that's needed.
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    Yes i will replace the grubs as well and add lock...

    Yes i will replace the grubs as well and add lock nuts due to the coming undone. Ill get some pucs today. Do you only have a 40,50 ,80 and 100 tooth set.
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    Hi i also have the 5 1/4 qualos and am wondering...

    Hi i also have the 5 1/4 qualos and am wondering about the gears and what combinations were available. did you have any luck getting info. i have a travelling and fixed steady for mine if you want...
  19. Thread: Myford lathe.

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    Myford lathe.

    Marketplace has a myford lathe in caloundra for sale.
  20. Thread: Qualos gears.

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    Some are larger and also wider so no good. The...

    Some are larger and also wider so no good. The others are smaller and yes they could be enlarged to fit but I am hoping for info as well from other owners to help work out what they have and what I...
  21. Thread: Qualos gears.

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    Qualos gears.

    Hi all, i have a mountain of gears that came with the recent qualas 5 1/4 lathe i have brought but no gears to suit. I would be keen to swap for what i can use. I can send pics of mine I am after...
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    i had it the correct way and when it loaded it...

    i had it the correct way and when it loaded it was turned. i hate computers or they hate me, ta brett.
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    I have almost completed the cleanup, looking good...

    I have almost completed the cleanup, looking good now.
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    Thanks i will send you a message as i cant reply...

    Thanks i will send you a message as i cant reply to the forum one for some reason. i have looked at the uk lathe site and seen the advertising brochures which dont say a lot but at least thats...
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    hi, i dont seem to be able to view the link you...

    hi, i dont seem to be able to view the link you have added. i have searched the forum using qualos and read what is available which is not a lot but theres not a lot to find i can now see. brett/
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    Qualos info help.

    Hi all, I am currently preparing a qualos lathe and am interested in any info available on the company and its production. I believe I have a 5/1/2 but am not 100% yet as I'm only looking in Google....
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    I think I'll get a single phase 1 hp and do the...

    I think I'll get a single phase 1 hp and do the adjuster which is something I thought it was always lacking in its design anyway. I would like to try a vfd as well because I have had nothing to do...
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    I would just like to know what it is. One day.

    I would just like to know what it is. One day.
  29. Thread: QUALOS lathe

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    I have read the info on uklathes but it doesn't...

    I have read the info on uklathes but it doesn't get very indepth with models or years only a company history and a lot about the junior . I was hoping for a way of dating and the colour that it...
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    It's belt drive with a 4 section pulley and it...

    It's belt drive with a 4 section pulley and it really has no adjustment unless you unbolt the motor mount to change pulley ratio so a vfd would be a lot easier.
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    This is my little mill, what motor size would you...

    This is my little mill, what motor size would you choose ?
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    Sorry I haven't replied yet, for some reason I...

    Sorry I haven't replied yet, for some reason I couldn't sign in and the layout is now all different. I believe the motor could be a problem in size but I will not know until I put it together as it's...
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    How did you go with the eBay vfd, I'm thinking of...

    How did you go with the eBay vfd, I'm thinking of getting my first and really can't go past the cost, just curios about what your doing. Brett.
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    I'll check them out and hopefully have a win.

    I'll check them out and hopefully have a win.
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    Yes that's what I'm afraid of, having all the...

    Yes that's what I'm afraid of, having all the smoke coming out of the good bits left and then paying to fix it and costing more than a new one. So a delta s1, I'll have to chase one down micheal .
  36. Thread: QUALOS lathe

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    Hi im setting up a qualos as well and would like...

    Hi im setting up a qualos as well and would like to get some info if possible please, a link to the history is my hope so i can date the lathe and find things like colour and model etc. I will...
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    Vfd new or repair.

    Hi all I have a teco vfd fm50 and it's got a failed thermister I think but I can't find one in the Jaycar type shops to replace and try. To have a shop look at it it's 60 bucks up front and more if...
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    lathe is sold.

    lathe is sold.
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    Hercus 9 inch for sale.

    Hi I have a hercus 9 c model with forward and reverse for sale with 3 and 4 jaw chucks, 2 face plates, steady, 2 centres. A large amount of gears. Tooling and tool posts.new belts fitted. Air...
  40. Thread: Hello.

    by Hards2u
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    Hello.

    I'm another amateur machinist or want to be anyway. Hoping to learn more and upgrade some machines and tools.
    Brett.
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