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Re: Lathe made from automotive pistons

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  • Patrick
    Maybe try www.alibris.com They sell new, used,and out of print books. ... truck pistons... ... haven t seen any plans on the site so far?
    Message 1 of 66 , May 28, 2008
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      Maybe try  www.alibris.com  They sell new, used,and out of print books.
      --- In mlathemods@yahoogroups.com, <djbutler01@...> wrote:
      >
      > Where can this book be had? I looked at Amazon , and found nothing.
      > Danny
      >
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: GuyW
      > To: mlathemods@yahoogroups.com
      > Cc: djbutler01@...
      > Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2008 12:28 PM
      > Subject: Re: [mlathemods] Re: Lathe made from automotive pistons
      >
      >
      >
      > Ben Fleming wrote a book about building a lathe from LARGE diesel truck pistons...
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: djbutler01@...
      > To: mlathemods@yahoogroups.com
      > Cc: djbutler01@...
      > Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2008 8:21 AM
      > Subject: Re: [mlathemods] Re: Lathe made from automotive pistons
      >
      >
      > I have read of everyone talking of a lathe made of auto pistons, but haven't seen any plans on the site so far?
      > Danny
      >
      >
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: rancerupp
      > To: mlathemods@yahoogroups.com
      > Sent: Tuesday, May 27, 2008 9:36 AM
      > Subject: [mlathemods] Re: Lathe made from automotive pistons
      >
      >
      > BC,
      >
      > I'm interested as well. Not necessarilly for building one per-se,
      > but for inspiring other designs & ideas of mine. Hope this qualifies
      > as viable. By sharing ideas, we can get each other to think
      > differently about other, maybe unrelated 'stuff'. Thanks for
      > sharing.
      >
      > Rance
      >
      > PS: I'll cc your email on this.
      >
      > --- In mlathemods@yahoogroups.com, "NHEnginer" nhengineer@
      > wrote:
      > >
      > > ...
      > >
      > > Does this project interest anyone here?
      > >
      > > ...
      > >
      > > Regards,
      > >
      > > BC
      >
    • Ian Newman
      Hi Gary, ... No offence taken - one of the delights of the English language is that it is so easy to misunderstand and misinterpret what people are saying!
      Message 66 of 66 , Jun 3, 2008
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        Hi Gary,

        --- Gary Hallenbeck <compressorguy@...>
        wrote:

        > On Mon, 2 Jun 2008 11:29:55 +0100 (BST), you wrote:
        >
        > I appologize for any offense

        No offence taken - one of the delights of the English
        language is that it is so easy to misunderstand and
        misinterpret what people are saying! (And anyway, by
        the time you get to my age you stop caring about what
        people think about you).

        >
        > I appreciate your measured and courteous response to
        > my comments
        >

        Life is far too short to waste time on getting upset.
        I have always found that being civil not only costs
        nothing, but lets you get misunderstandings sorted out
        much more quickly – that leaves more time for playing
        round in the workshop.

        All the best,

        Ian




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