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replying to William Noble, CJCastiglione wrote:
Morning all, I was trying to find the instructions for adjusting the Lufkin
608A mics and haven't been successful. Can someone help me out please? Chuck

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On Mon, 9 Mar 2020 14:18:02 +0000, CJCastiglione
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replying to William Noble, CJCastiglione wrote:
Morning all, I was trying to find the instructions for adjusting the Lufkin
608A mics and haven't been successful. Can someone help me out please? Chuck


A post from 14 yrs ago? It didnt get answered yet?

Ah..it has been answered..13 yrs ago

https://rec.crafts.metalworking.nark...ide-micrometer

As I recall..I used the instructions to calibrate my 680B set as well.

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On Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 4:09:18 AM UTC-4, Gunner Asch wrote:
On Mon, 9 Mar 2020 14:18:02 +0000, CJCastiglione
wrote:

replying to William Noble, CJCastiglione wrote:
Morning all, I was trying to find the instructions for adjusting the Lufkin
608A mics and haven't been successful. Can someone help me out please? Chuck


A post from 14 yrs ago? It didnt get answered yet?

Ah..it has been answered..13 yrs ago

https://rec.crafts.metalworking.nark...ide-micrometer

As I recall..I used the instructions to calibrate my 680B set as well.

Gunner
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"Journalists are extremely rare and shouldn’t be harmed, but propagandists are everywhere and should be hunted for sport"

Yeah..with no bag limit.




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Good Morning Gunner
Any chance you still have the details explaining how to do the adjustment?
I've figured out how the micrometer head works but there must be a better way of adjusting than tapping the inner threaded piece back and forth until the mic reads correctly?
Thanks!

cjcastiglione AT verizon.net

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On Thu, 12 Mar 2020 04:08:13 -0700 (PDT),
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On Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 4:09:18 AM UTC-4, Gunner Asch wrote:
On Mon, 9 Mar 2020 14:18:02 +0000, CJCastiglione
wrote:

replying to William Noble, CJCastiglione wrote:
Morning all, I was trying to find the instructions for adjusting the Lufkin
608A mics and haven't been successful. Can someone help me out please? Chuck


A post from 14 yrs ago? It didnt get answered yet?

Ah..it has been answered..13 yrs ago

https://rec.crafts.metalworking.nark...ide-micrometer

As I recall..I used the instructions to calibrate my 680B set as well.

Gunner
__

"Journalists are extremely rare and shouldn’t be harmed, but propagandists are everywhere and should be hunted for sport"

Yeah..with no bag limit.




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Good Morning Gunner
Any chance you still have the details explaining how to do the adjustment?
I've figured out how the micrometer head works but there must be a better way of adjusting than tapping the inner threaded piece back and forth until the mic reads correctly?
Thanks!

cjcastiglione AT verizon.net


Im only now back from Tennessee. Ill see if I can find the directions
in my library.

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