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Finishes South Bend 16

Discussion in 'MACHINE RESTORATION & WAY SCRAPING' started by Randy803, May 17, 2017.

  1. Randy803

    Randy803 Active Member Active Member

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    Took almost 2 years to finish. Everything was rebuilt...

    I attached a before pic.
     

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  2. ch2co

    ch2co United States Grumpy Old Man H-M Supporter-Premium

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    Very cool! congrats!
     
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    pineyfolks Active User Active Member

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    Nice.
    How about some pics of how you attached the readouts to the carriage on the back side.
     
  4. Billh51

    Billh51 United States H-M Supporter - Premium Content H-M Supporter-Premium

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    Looks like a very nice restoration and well worth the time you spent on it. Should be a pleasure to use,congrats.
     
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  5. RandyM

    RandyM United States Global Moderator Staff Member H-M Supporter-Premium

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    :cheer::cheer::cheer:

    She's beautiful!
     
  6. ch2co

    ch2co United States Grumpy Old Man H-M Supporter-Premium

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    PS what is the length of that thing? I should say what is the length of that beautiful thing.
     
  7. Randy803

    Randy803 Active Member Active Member

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    It has an 8 foot bed on it.
     
  8. ch2co

    ch2co United States Grumpy Old Man H-M Supporter-Premium

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    That thunk that you just heard was
    my jaw dropping.:)
     
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    Nice job , good luck with her.
     
  10. Randy803

    Randy803 Active Member Active Member

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    Sure this weekend I will take one, FYI I had to special order the DRO Glass Rail for the long bed.
     
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    Sblack Canada Active Member Active Member

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    wow - a whole lotta scrapin'. Did you have the machine running prior to rebuild? How different does it perform after scraping? Thanks for posting. Great job!
     
  12. troyadamietz

    troyadamietz United States Iron Registered Member

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    nice job - congrats
     

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