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It followed me home...3 Nov 20
Treating rust13 Oct 20
Going price for type sold by weight31 Aug 20
Bolt threading on Challange Gordon22 Mar 20
Tympan bails on a Kelsey8 Mar 20
Spider chase?27 Jan 20
Oiling a Challenge Gordon14 Dec 19
Kelsey Excelsior paint color31 May 19
Challange Gordon goes thunk6 Dec 12
Recent comments
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Thanks inky. I guess I'm looking for...7 Dec
Geoffrey, I didn't do that, but will...12 Dec
I have great fun showing them to...31 May
Once I got under the grime, this was...5 Jun
OK, so there should be an oil hole in...16 Dec
Ugh, bags :) Every year we print a job...25 Dec
My method- Wire-brush off as much...25 Dec
FWIW, a few days ago I did a few small...26 Dec
...almost... hand feeding a Challenge...28 Dec
There's the old tradition of printing...6 Jan
I'd start with a band saw to rough-cut...10 Jan
If you haven't already, completely...8 Mar
Definitely peened, wasn't sure if the...9 Mar
www.art-boards.com (with a...17 Mar
For the best surface, use a drum sander...20 Mar
Looks like a pad counter. Check the...30 Mar
I did check the thread pitch with a...30 Mar
I'm sure a 3-d printed wouldn't last...3 Apr
Re motors- Your best option is to...8 Apr
Making the bolt isn't much of a...8 Apr
Assuming the motor doesn't have "grease...15 Apr
The Kimble Motor company was absorbed...16 Apr
Carb cleaner or brake cleaner should do...16 Apr
Is the brush rigging shifting while...29 Apr
Also check out "The Letter-Press...29 Apr
Second that (and I should have...29 Apr
The position of the brushes determines...29 Apr
My method is close enough to Geoffrey's...4 May
You could use a drum sander or a...4 May
MaynardNews, I was thinking that you...6 May
Depending on how thick the ink film is...11 May
I'd start by posting a classified here...17 May
The hardware stores should be open...17 May
Did I mention "very carefully" :)...18 May
Good luck getting toluene in some parts...22 May
FWIW, a friend has had decent success...22 May
Scott- A trip to the motor repair...31 May
Scott- great to hear that. Since the...13 Jun
An em quad is square for the type size...20 Jul
Wire wheel is a great place to start....20 Jul