Re: Bay area machine shops?

Graham Motzing /
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> JBOT Admin Wrote:

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> > todd amundson Wrote:

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> > Mitch you need to go to Fresno or seriously just drive around your

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> > industrial areas and walk in. No way you’ll find a good shop in the

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> > directory. Boring a rod end with a reamer from amazon can be done in

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> > your basement in the dark while still mounted to the crank webs. Your

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> > squish bands another story. Stay away from weird J-Bot shit like

> tennis

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> > ball squish bands and find a REAL lathe guy. What really helps is if

> you

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> > can find a arbor for your spark plug hole. Machinist love being able

> to

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> > cut their set up times in half.

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> Lol I’ve never used a tennis ball I use a lathe but whatever nudeballs

Haha I was gonna say... Jbot has a lathe not to far from the bay area and could probably do it.

I don't do custom stuff much any more but if I have it programmed I can do it too. My jig is a bit better than a spark plug mandrel...

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