Drill Bracket

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September 28th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | Comment (1)

Metal Cutting 101. Part 1

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September 20th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | Comment (1)

Threading with taps

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Click here to download a PDF with tons of info on Threading with taps: ThreadingwithTaps.pdf

September 19th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Lathe Measuring Gauge

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After a long hiatus, we’re back. Daily updates to resume. Vintage tech to come back. Lots of pics from the Gypsy and upcoming Brooklyn Invitational to post. Break is over kiddos, we’re back at it.

September 15th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | Comment (1)

Machinist 101: Reaming

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July 11th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Solder Clamping

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July 7th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | Comment (1)

Machinist 101: Drilling

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July 6th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Machinist 101: Data Charts & Reference Tables

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July 5th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Hammer Crafting Sheet Metal

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I realize this might look like it’s more for the Etsy-type, but with a little thought and inspiration, the same general techniques could be used to fabricate some cool moto parts.

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June 29th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Introduction to Metal Working

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I haven’t posted on of these old school books in a while, so here you go. Introduction to metal working, circa 1904. You want old school? You got it. From a time when you didn’t need all sorts of fancy tools to make stuff that would last a lifetime and beyond.

Download the PDF: Introduction to Metal Working

June 24th, 2011 by grail21 in How To, Books | Comments (4)

Motorcycle Charging Systems

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June 22nd, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Maintence specs for 1970-1978 Shovelhead

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June 21st, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Replacing Points

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June 20th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Traveling Lathe Oiler

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June 13th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Handy Accessories for your lathe

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June 10th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Indexing Attachment for Small Lathes

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June 9th, 2011 by grail21 in How To | No Comments

Bridgeport Milling Machine 101 with Tubal Cain

June 6th, 2011 by grail21 in How To, YouTube & Internet Videos | Comment (1)

Thread repair with TubalCain

June 5th, 2011 by grail21 in How To, YouTube & Internet Videos | No Comments

Identifying Threads with Tubalcain

June 4th, 2011 by grail21 in How To, YouTube & Internet Videos | Comment (1)

Dies and Threading with Tubalcain

June 3rd, 2011 by grail21 in How To, YouTube & Internet Videos | No Comments