Surface Grinder Basics: China Grinding Wheel Dressing with an Optical Wheel Dresser – Tormach

Tormach PSG Surface Grinder now available: http://goo.gl/WH8uzW This video shows how to properly dress a grinding wheel with an Optical Wheel Dresser on the …

PSG 612 now available: http://goo.gl/dlZPkd This video shows how to properly balance a grinding wheel for the Tormach PSG 612 surface grinder. Click the link…
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Surface Grinder Basics: How to Square a Block (6 sides) – Tormach

PSG 612 now available: http://goo.gl/dDMYNQ This video shows a basic technique for squaring 6 sides on a steel block using the Tormach PSG 612 semi-automatic…
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Hi folks! I’m back! My “excuse” for being MIA this past month is my newborn child! Anyways, I had a job come in which involved a lot of surface grinding whic…
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Build a mini greenhouse: Fiberglass yes; glass or plastic no (Gardening basics)

Build a mini greenhouse: Fiberglass yes; glass or plastic no (Gardening basics)
"I have used these wire mesh frames for cloches for years and they nest well for storage," said Patterson. She suggests buying a roll of wire mesh and cutting it to form "Quonset hut" arches to cover an area you want to protect. Concrete reinforcing …
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MLS Preview from The Sports Network (ET)
Akindele made it three in the 58th minute when he tucked home a rebound conceded by Busch and Castillo added to the lead the 74th minute with another superb solo effort, easing past the San Jose defense before cutting inside to his right foot and …
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6 Things to Like About Seattle's New Broadway Bike Lanes (And One to Fix)
Broadway's bike lanes actually cut the cost of the associated streetcar project significantly, because they run on top of a water line that would have had to be displaced if the streetcar had hugged Broadway's east curb. This put the bike lanes between …
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BACKLASH – Machining basics on the metal lathe and mill

BACKLASH – Machining basics on the metal lathe and mill

BACKLASH - Machining basics on the metal lathe and mill

Understanding backlash is one of the first things a machinist must understand in order to achieve accurate results. Backlash is the play between two interfac…
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This was a fairly simple job I had to do which was simply lathe work. The customer needed a metal spacer machined with specific ID, OD, and thickness. I chos…