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Member postings for mark costello 1

Here is a list of all the postings mark costello 1 has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.

Thread: Aluminium thread strength
16/08/2018 20:41:52

Why would 5 ° make a difference in Aluminum threads?

Thread: The colour of threshing machines.
06/08/2018 17:39:42

Spent 12 years banging on Alligator clips,still widely used in Industry.

Thread: mystery tool
06/08/2018 17:29:43

During the American Civil War a Doctor (saw bones for sure) stated He had arm amputations down to 15 seconds. No anesthetic back then just a slug of Whiskey. OUCH.

Thread: Couple of things at Lidl
04/08/2018 18:43:04

Wrap Them up good and store in refrigerator to prolong their life, Yours might shorten slightly.wink

Thread: Lightning storm
27/07/2018 21:15:18

Do You have heat lightning over there?

Thread: Songs for the Workshop
27/07/2018 21:10:16

You give scrap (love) a bad name - Bon Jovi.

Tiny bubbles by Don Ho (in My soldered joints leaks)

Across the Universe- Where did it fall to?

I can;t get no da, d,a da, satisfaction (domestically made good parts.)

Wild spring, I think I lost You.

8 days a week. (how long is it going to fix this screw up.)

25/07/2018 18:20:59

Working in the chip (coal) mine going down down,down.

Electrical for Lucas lovers- Hello darkness My old friend.

Scrap bin- Another one bites the dust.

Thread: What did you do Today 2018
25/07/2018 18:16:23

Yes but now Your angle grinder will need them!

Thread: In my drawers
25/07/2018 18:11:31

It has to be realized that just because a tool has sat there and not been used, that it will not be. Many a time on a Saturday night My bacon has been saved by a Plan C tool. You cannot save everything but it is fun trying and a big chest swelling when it works. I have a friend that does not have any plan B's and it makes trouble scrambling around trying to find some one to help.

Thread: Political views within the forums
13/07/2018 19:49:07

The opinions expressed by the Members here help Me to understand Your Society and ways of doing things. I have a tough skin and any political or otherwise sharp barbs will not affect ( correct word) Me and I welcome the errant discourse.

Thread: How can I drill a deep, non-standard, small diameter, hole?
08/07/2018 20:03:03

Perhaps We should start a thread seeing Who could turn the smallest diameter. Lots to learn.

Thread: a new skill
05/07/2018 15:19:37

CAD.

Thread: Valve guides
04/07/2018 18:20:30

From across the pond valve guide knurling was done a while back, don't know if it is still done, but was told the job would not last as long. How long it would last is Your best guess, same as piston knurling.

Thread: Workshop to drool over.
01/07/2018 17:59:43

45 years experience and still leaves the chuck wrench in the chuck. Prefer simple shops.

Thread: Lost and Found
30/06/2018 14:48:17

Friend gave Me some maps for a trip. We could not find Them and plodded along with out Them resulting in a few mistakes. Came home looked every where with no success. Took 2 days to realize I put Them away where They belong thinking We would go there to get Them before We left. So much for trying to develop good habits.

Thread: Milling machine operation
28/06/2018 17:36:07

I slot 3/8" deep in 303 Stainless Steel. I use 3 passes of 1/8". Width of cutter is .062. I use a small horizontal mill.

Thread: Rotary table set up
27/06/2018 22:03:57

Excellent,Mike.

Thread: Hot lathe chips
27/06/2018 21:35:53
Posted by vintagengineer on 26/06/2018 20:43:38:

Wait to you get one on your todger!

Posted by mark costello 1 on 26/06/2018 17:40:08:

If One gets up Your nose You get the smell along with the pain. On Your lip seems to be the pain apex.

Don't want to even think of that.crying 2

26/06/2018 17:40:08

If One gets up Your nose You get the smell along with the pain. On Your lip seems to be the pain apex.

Thread: Parting off blade
14/06/2018 14:09:54

As a bit of bits and braces double security parting off tool. I bought one of the new style parting tools with the carbide insert, and since I needed a holder any way I mounted it upside down, getting the best of both worlds.Can't be too careful parting off.

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