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March 2, 2014 at 12:11 pm #48888aruthaParticipant
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If you would like to see William in action click on this link – http://www.tascione.com/source.htmMarch 2, 2014 at 2:38 pm #55988randyParticipant
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Oh no…he’s now a movie star..what are we going to do with him now ??????
Nice job William,….and what a great shop and business you’ve created.
My hat’s off to you….
All the best
RandyMarch 2, 2014 at 2:52 pm #55989chris mabbottParticipant
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What a great setup William, your shop is what I aspire to have, one day, in the distant future 😆
It’s nice, and inspirational to see what you have accomplished in such a short time and the knowledge that you have earned.
I told you I would be nice 😆March 2, 2014 at 5:42 pm #55990
A really professional shop – and video testimonial for yourself as-well-as Bob. I am speechless!
TomMarch 3, 2014 at 2:46 pm #55991
How did you get the microscope focal point close enough to the lathe to be usefull? It looks like I would have to get mine to with 2.5″ which would foul my QC tool rest. Are you comming into the front of the lathe?
That’s a nice setup.
TomMarch 3, 2014 at 3:17 pm #55992
Tom, it is set at the proper height as you see it, it is about a 5″ focal point. exactly as you say is why I invested in these 2 microscopes as they give the room needed. I do have a amscope that I had initially used over the watchmakers lathe, I use that now for other applications. I havent had the time to try it yet but I was thinking about using mirrors in the background and sides to get views from other angles, not sure if it will work or not? WilliamMarch 3, 2014 at 5:19 pm #55993
I have an AmScope too. That;s kind of what I was thinking – that I needed something with a longer focal point. So, two questions…
1) What type of microscope are you using for the lathe?
2) What type of articulating arm that you are using?
TomMarch 3, 2014 at 5:23 pm #55994
Tom, take a look at page 2 very bottom of my shop, shows 2 of the microscopes I use over the lathe, WilliamMarch 3, 2014 at 5:41 pm #55995Bob TascioneModerator
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Thanks again for sending me that video William! You did a beautiful job on it. I think visitors to the site will enjoy your shop tour and will like hearing that tools and machines can be purchased at reasonable prices if they search around a bit and get creative like you’ve done. Really cool video!
BobMarch 4, 2014 at 5:16 am #55996bernie weishaplParticipant
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Great video and shop tour William. Really nicely setup.March 4, 2014 at 6:21 am #55997mahlonParticipant
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William you are an inspiration to us all. I am truly impressed. Weren’t you in Dances With Wolves! MahlonMarch 4, 2014 at 8:25 am #55998
Hey Mahlon, dances with wolves is my all time favorite movie, neat time you chat with Kevin Costner put a plug in for me. WilliamMarch 10, 2014 at 2:52 am #55999gereneParticipant
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Really nice shop you have William. Nice video and testimony too.
JanMarch 15, 2014 at 2:09 pm #56000michael weaverParticipant
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Very good job on the video. Now I’m going to show my wife so I can justify my watch tool spending sprees!March 15, 2014 at 5:11 pm #56001
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