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MetalCasting: A Sand Casting Manual for the Small Foundry Vol. 1
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MetalCasting: A Sand Casting Manual for the Small Foundry Vol. 1
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By Steve Chastain

Description

Learn how to cast metal in sand molds using simple techniques and readily available materials. Steve Chastain, a Mechanical and Materials engineer, shows the beginner how to make a sand mold and then how to hone your skills to produce high quality castings.

 
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$23.95
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BC103
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MetalWorking Book Volume 5
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MetalWorking Book Volume 5
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Compiled by Neil Knopf and edited by Craig Foster and Clover McKinley

Description

Mike Pileski's "A Tool Block Carousel" and Arnold Teague's "Atkinson Cycle Engine" are among many standouts in the fifth installment of this series. Metalworking Book Five gives you 12 Technique articles, 8 Lathe Accessories, 7 Milling/Drilling Accessories, 21 Shop Improvement Projects, and 4 Hobby Projects. Reprinting the years 1996 and 1997, Metalworking Book Five provides an easy way to add to your machining library!

Hardbound. 228 pages.

 
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$42.00
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M5
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Milling Machine - Fundamentals and Advanced Operation DVD Set
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Milling Machine - Fundamentals and Advanced Operation DVD Set
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by Rudy Kouhoupt

Combined for the first time in one discounted package, Fundamentals of Milling Machine Operation and Advanced Aspects of Milling Machine Operation DVDs are just what you need to learn and master your mill. Save 10% by purchasing the set!

 
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$80.00
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BC287
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Operating a Horizontal Milling Machine DVD
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Operating a Horizontal Milling Machine DVD
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by Rudy Kouhoupt

Rudy has acquired and reconditioned an old Atlas horizontal mill. In this DVD, he shows you the many cuts this remarkable machine can make. With the DVD he also provides an outline and plans for two tools you can use with your own horizontal milling machine. 2 hours 30 minutes.

 
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$44.95
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BC72
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Operating a Shaper DVD
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Operating a Shaper DVD
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by Rudy Kouhoupt

You may remember Rudy's article in The Home Shop Machinist called "Old Iron." This video shows you the various functions on his reconditioned shaper and how you can operate one yourself. 2 hours.

Watch a brief clip from the DVD.

 
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$39.95
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BC73
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Oxy-Acetylene Torch Cutting DVD
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Oxy-Acetylene Torch Cutting DVD
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by Steve Bleile

Produced in 1999, Steve Bleile describes and demonstrates torch cutting with your oxy-acetylene welding equipment. 45 minutes.

 
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$25.95
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BC85
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Oxy-Acetylene Welding DVD
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Oxy-Acetylene Welding DVD
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by Steve Bleile

This DVD was produced in 1998 and covers all aspects of oxy-acetylene welding techniques and safety concerns. 42 minutes.

 
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$25.95
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BC86
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Pinstriping Made Simple DVD
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Pinstriping Made Simple DVD
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by Rudy Kouhoupt

Notice how Rudy's engines and models are always dressed up with tasteful paint and pinstriped designs. He has developed a foolproof method for achieving satisfying results every time so your designs will have a professional and classy look. He discusses materials and tools, patterns for wheels and panels, line types, and then demonstrates his techniques for creating perfect pinstripes. Also included are his outline, construction drawings for a trammel and drawn examples of his successful designs. 1 hour.

>Watch a brief clip from the DVD.

 
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$35.95
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BC79
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PIONEER: A Non-Compression Internal Combustion Engine DVD
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PIONEER: A Non-Compression Internal Combustion Engine DVD
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by Rudy Kouhoupt

Rudy has designed and built this dynamic two-stroke cycle, open frame engine with poppet valves. The cams, valves, con rod and all moving parts are visible. It has no gears, and requires no castings. It runs on either Coleman lantern fuel or gasoline. Sparkplug ignition. Two DVDs (total nearly 4 hours) 12 sheets of accurate, full-sized drawings, bill of materials and 7 sheets of outline and commentary are included.

>Watch a brief clip from the DVD.

 
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$59.95
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BC185
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Projects 6
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Projects 6
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Compiled and edited by Joe D. Rice

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Reprinting the years 1992, 1993, and 1994, Projects Six is one of our largest volumes! Inside, you'll find 17 Technique Articles, 2 Drill Press Accessories, 9 Lathe Accessories, 8 Milling Machine Accessories, 8 Shop Improvement Projects, and 1 Hobby Project. Some of the highlights of this edition include John Snyder's "Wood Carving Machine," Michael Hoff's "Simple Indexing Rotary Table," and Richard Torgerson's "Quick-change Tool Post System."

Hardbound. 240 pages.

 
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$45.00
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P6
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Randolph's Shop
Title
Randolph's Shop
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By J. Randolph Bulgin

Description

A compilation of The Home Shop Machinist author Randolph Bulgin's popular lathe work, millwork, welding and blacksmithing (plus gun-related) articles. Build a heavy duty, variable-speed vertical band saw! Randolph takes a sensible and humorous approach that will appeal to both the novice and the master craftsman and inspire readers to believe in their own skills, to build upon their knowledge and to open new doors into the world of metal shop work.

Hardbound. 240 pages.

 
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$39.95
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RBS
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The Engine Lathe
Title
The Engine Lathe
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By J. Randolph Bulgin

Description

The Engine Lathe: For the beginner

Welcome back to Randolph's Shop. In this book, we look into the use and usefulness of the engine lathe, known by some as the "Queen of the Shop." It is said by many that the engine lathe is the only machine tool in the shop that has the ability to reproduce itself when in the hands of a capable machinst. "If (Heaven forbid!) I am ever told that I can have only one machine tool, it will be an engine lathe." -- Randolph Bulgin

 
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$43.00
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The New Spruce Forge Manual of Locksmithing
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The New Spruce Forge Manual of Locksmithing
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The New Spruce Forge Manual of Locksmithing: a Blacksmith's Guide to Simple Lock Mechanisms is a totally revised and expanded version of the original work from 1999. This manual explains, in step-by-step color photos and mechanical drawings how to construct, using forging and benchwork, 14 different types of antique-style locks and keys.

Making blacksmith locks is an age-old skill the authors of this manual are helping to preserve by passing on their knowledge to this book's readers. The New Spruce Forge Manual of Locksmithing is also an excellent introduction to benchwork. This manual will become a valuable, trusted and often referred to sourcebook in your blacksmithing library.

This new hardcover edition, at 304 pages and with more than 800 color photos and illustrations, is more than double the size of the original manual.

Hardcover, 304 pages.

 
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$44.95
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The Turret-Ram Milling Machine
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The Turret-Ram Milling Machine
Author

By J. Randolph Bulgin

Description

Many examples for beginners of operating a milling machine and all that goes with it, plus four great projects for the home machinist.

228 pages. Hardbound.

 
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$39.95
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TRMM
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Truing Your Action and Installing a New Barrel DVD
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Truing Your Action and Installing a New Barrel DVD
Description

by Steve Acker

Steve goes to work on the lathe and mill to make an accurate custom bolt action hunting rifle. The result is a fairly light, stable and reliable firearm. He demonstrates techniques for truing the bolt face and lugs, threading and crowning a new barrel, recutting the receiver threads, machining the recoil lug, and much more. 2 hours 30 minutes

 
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$54.95
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BC91
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Using Layout Tools DVD
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Using Layout Tools DVD
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by Rudy Kouhoupt

Often, getting underway on a project -- reading the drawings and doing the required markup on the metal -- can be the most challenging part. Rudy discusses every layout tool from his vast collection and demonstrates its function. He also gives you a detailed look at mechanical drawings and how to interpret them. This tape is a must for every novice machinist. 1 hour 30 minutes.

Watch a brief clip from the DVD.

 
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$39.95
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BC201