Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-21 Thread andy pugh
On 21 December 2015 at 10:11, Sarah Armstrong wrote: > m-machine-metals.co.uk After fossicking about in their web site, it turns out that they have a horizontal boring machine, just like the one my dad has. (Kearns S-type with the facing chuck) -- atp If you

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-21 Thread Rick Lair
Gregg, Mcmaster Carr has some that are 3 7/8" long, High-Speed M2 Tool Steel, http://www.mcmaster.com/#3009a182/=10c3bni, but for a dollar or so more you you can get a piece of O-1 36" long. Rick On 12/21/2015 7:39 AM, Dale Ertley wrote: > Try McmasterCarr.com > > On Monday, December

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-21 Thread Sarah Armstrong
m-machine-metals.co.uk will have it , we all ways take silver steel as Drill rod here in the UK . and probably has the largest collection of silversteel in 64's in the uk they can supply anything from plastics to ferrous , and 9 times out of 10 will have it in stock or will order it for you if

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-21 Thread Sarah Armstrong
theirs one thing Andy , if you called , you'd never leave ! LOL theirs always a cuppa on hand too dont take any notice of the stock list , it's always wrong , theirs More !! (arh ! yes the borer the reminants of having to work with Steam !! ) and still do . On 21 December 2015 at 10:47, andy

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-21 Thread andy pugh
On 20 December 2015 at 23:19, Gregg Eshelman wrote: > I need a small chunk of 15/64" drill rod, about 4 to 6" long. Nobody > within 100 miles stocks drill rod, or not in "oddball" 64th sizes Have you found any anywhere? I always assume that "Drill rod" is the same thing as

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-21 Thread Dale Ertley
Try McmasterCarr.com On Monday, December 21, 2015 5:58 AM, Sarah Armstrong wrote: theirs one thing Andy , if you called , you'd never leave ! LOL theirs always a cuppa on hand too dont take any notice of the stock list , it's always wrong , theirs More !!

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-20 Thread Ken Strauss
Have you considered that 15/64 is quite close to 6mm (~5.95mm)? > -Original Message- > From: Gregg Eshelman [mailto:g_ala...@yahoo.com] > Sent: Sunday, December 20, 2015 6:19 PM > To: Enhanced Machine Controller (EMC) > Subject: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece

[Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-20 Thread Gregg Eshelman
I need a small chunk of 15/64" drill rod, about 4 to 6" long. Nobody within 100 miles stocks drill rod, or not in "oddball" 64th sizes. I don't need 3 feet of it either, like I'd have to get from online stores. I could get a long shank drill bit and cut it off that, but single bits in "odd"

Re: [Emc-users] OT: Anyone have a small piece of 15/64" drill rod?

2015-12-20 Thread Gregg Eshelman
On 12/20/2015 5:39 PM, Ken Strauss wrote: > Have you considered that 15/64 is quite close to 6mm (~5.95mm)? Yes, but the hole this has to fit is 15/64" and a 15/64" drill shank is as perfect a fit as can be without being a press fit so I don't need to mess that up. --- This email has been