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Wagon Vise #6: Threading the brass Nut

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Blog entry by August McCormick Lehman III posted 03-20-2015 09:36 PM 1864 reads 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Here I'm tapping the brass but that's house in the wagon cradle !https://s3.amazonaws.com/vs-lumberjocks.com/nlotdip.jpg!

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#1 posted 03-20-2015 09:44 PM

Very cool August.

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#2 posted 03-20-2015 09:48 PM

Beyond cool, chillin’ maybe a better adjective or perhaps icy or …...

Whatever, outstanding work Augie! Jameel better watch out.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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#3 posted 03-20-2015 09:52 PM

Awesome August! New Nickname?

-- Jake -- "Not only do we live among the stars, the stars live within us." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

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#4 posted 03-20-2015 10:53 PM

good work, son

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#5 posted 03-20-2015 10:55 PM

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#6 posted 03-21-2015 12:19 AM

Paul
Thanks
Kevin how’s the hand injury?
Thanks for kind words

Sly Idont know what should I call it?

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#7 posted 03-21-2015 12:52 AM

Expertly done!

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#8 posted 03-21-2015 01:44 AM

Hands all better August, thanks for asking.

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#9 posted 03-21-2015 01:08 PM

very nice, August! I’m very jealous.
Bud, are there any homes for sale near you?
:)

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#10 posted 03-23-2015 06:18 PM

What are you using to cut the thread? It looks like an acme thread. Are you using a tap?

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#11 posted 03-23-2015 06:30 PM

Yes sir
I’m using 3/4-6 single pass tap.
I thought I took a picture of it mounted on the mill.
I use a tap guide and manually tap it.
In brass it’s still hard. But manageable

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#12 posted 03-23-2015 07:03 PM

Dang that’s smooth

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#13 posted 03-23-2015 11:04 PM

Thanks moss
Don’t know why I only see 2 picture here I posted like 10???
Anyway
Here is the tap

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