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  1. Re: AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    I wouldnít even know where to begin, Pete!

    Step 1: contact Brian or Pete to commission them to build it.

    Step 2: send PayPal

    Step 3: Wait for package

    :laff: :Nose:
  2. AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    John Bentley is a phenomenal craftsman. Here is a 1/8Ē scale Taig lathe he made as his first project on his mill!

    http://modelengines.info/lathes/modeltaig.html
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  3. AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    Brian, I would have had to learn all of that the hard way, as I didnít think of offsetting the tail stock at all. Thanks!

    Itís a bit ambitious at this point, but I really like these tool post and...
  4. AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    Crazy busy week at work so I havenít had time to experiment on the lathe, but Iíve stocked up on so fun stuff instead.

    First I bought some 1/2Ē round cold and hot rolled mild steel.
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    Re: Thunderhill Raceway Drone Video

    Yeah I was bummed. I havenít been to the track in a couple years. Heck, the only riding Iíve done for the past 1/4 year has been commuting (besides a few hours at the Pepito rally).
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    Re: Past its sell by date...

    ^g

    I 100% agree. I have a few examples of this myself, Brian.

    A key fob that has been on my airplane for 26 years.

    A cheap Yamaha guitar that Iíve been playing for 35 years.

    My late...
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    Re: Thunderhill Raceway Drone Video

    Love that track. Great video Scott, thanks for sharing :thumbs:
  8. Re: Someone at Hallmark is a closet motorcyclist

    Hallmark is on point! Every year they do a different GA aircraft and I used to obsessively collect them each year.
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    Re: 2006 ACA Citabria 7GCAA

    Aerobatic or non? ^p
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    2006 ACA Citabria 7GCAA

    The one under construction now will be for sale as soon as itís done!



    You busted us! This one will probably be a keeper for awhile. Itís a superb little plane and the powerplant and prop...
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    2006 ACA Citabria 7GCAA

    My step dad ran into a package deal he couldnít refuse, so he picked up two more airplanes and a very large sim today.

    This 2006 Citabria GCAA is a special order aircraft. Rumor has it ACA only...
  12. Thread: 1973 Cessna 172M

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    1973 Cessna 172M

    My step dad ran into a package deal he couldnít refuse, so he picked up two more airplanes and a very large sim today.

    The first plane is this absolutely gorgeous 1973 172M with a 150HP Lycoming...
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    Re: How a 750 Mach 4 is made

    Great video [emoji1360]
  14. Hope our friends in NSW Australia are managing ok

    We had a member who lived up in Paradise, CA have his entire house burned to the ground last year.

    Everything he owned was a char pile of rubbish. Nothing higher than your knees. Very sad.
  15. Re: Hope our friends in NSW Australia are managing ok

    Sorry to hear this. Fire sucks.
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    AV80R's BMW R1200RTP "Poncherello"

    Already put 1,000 miles on the new clutch and rolled the odometer over 40k miles.

    Just under 3,500 miles ridden in 3 months. I only took the train one day since I started my job in August.
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    Re: Carbon Fuel tank build

    Superb! This is amazing to watch Peter. Thanks for all the pictures of the steps. Iím glued!
  18. Thread: My Perfect Storm

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    Re: My Perfect Storm

    Scott, so sorry about all this but so happy they caught it in time before it was life threatening.

    You have our prayers and thoughts for no more doctors (youíre too young to deal with this crap!)...
  19. Thread: Veterans Day

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    Re: Veterans Day

    We just had a nice flag raising ceremony at work honoring all veterans.

    Thank you to you all for your service! [emoji631]
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  20. Re: AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    Forgot to mention I got this used band saw for free from a friend at my airport.

    It was covered in sawdust and cobwebs, but cleaned up nice. I have to find a different saw blade for it. This one...
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    Re: Carbon Fuel tank build

    :laff:

    Chess cheerleading is a special case.

    Hereís 5 mins of your life youíll never get back.
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  22. Re: AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    LOL! I had to do it again and get the cube done.

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20191111/aa57014926aaa519f2cd7085655d0ebe.jpg

    Then I grabbed some 1/2Ē brass rod, drilled it and tapped it M6...
  23. Re: AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    Brian, yes itís an independent 4 jaw...I forgot to mention that!
  24. AV80R starts making scrap metal - Taig Micro Lathe

    Used a hacksaw to cut the brass rod I was previously working on to a more manageable length.

    Swapped out to the 4 jaw chuck and used some math to figure out how much material to remove so that I...
  25. Thread: 2020 900RS

    by AV80R
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    Re: 2020 900RS

    I like it too!

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20191110/13b7963e6ff063684ab0660cfef548f9.jpg
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