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Forum: Machining Yesterday, 01:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 119
Posted By MetalWolf
Kieth, pretty much all the plastics places here...

Kieth, pretty much all the plastics places here still use CNC routers to cut their materials any real thick material is sent out to waterjet but that's material thicker than 3/4" anything thicker is...
Forum: Machining Yesterday, 12:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 119
Posted By MetalWolf
+1 what he said;) HSS router bits is what we...

+1 what he said;)
HSS router bits is what we cut the plex and Acrylics for making reptile habitats and saltwater aquariums and terrariums...
and as he mentioned cleared the acrylic with a blue...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-21-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 264
Posted By MetalWolf
Ran across this a few weeks ago on a buddy's 05...

Ran across this a few weeks ago on a buddy's 05 Dodge Cummins
the plug was dirty and I cleaned it seemed to go away after cleaning it...
then early this morning it came back plug was still clean...
Forum: Machining 07-18-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 553
Posted By MetalWolf
That's... That's... That's... 55ish something to...

That's... That's... That's... 55ish something to many for my we little brain to even keep up with so in my case most would get lost misplaced or forgot about.
ited be toooo confusing fer me...;):D
Forum: Machining 07-17-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 196
Posted By MetalWolf
I use an old 45-gallon craftsman shop vacuum with...

I use an old 45-gallon craftsman shop vacuum with the cyclone system Gerry pointed out in his post... I use it in a 5-gallon bucket as the separator works well for the most part in collecting dust...
Forum: Machining 07-17-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 553
Posted By MetalWolf
I purchased all my extra holders off eBay from...

I purchased all my extra holders off eBay from Shars and they were less in the cost going through eBay than the shars site for whatever reason and I have been very happy with them also bought a few...
Forum: Machining 07-16-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 553
Posted By MetalWolf
So what's that make me... with 2 dozen holders...

So what's that make me... with 2 dozen holders :eek:
Forum: Machining 07-16-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
The machine I have or am using is a mill drill...

The machine I have or am using is a mill drill roungfu 30 I believe is what it is called I found two issues with it one being my son :mad::mad::mad: loosened the head and screwed with the vise I mean...
Forum: Fabrication 07-16-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By MetalWolf
Ok Chevys oddball 396 block factory bored to a...

Ok Chevys oddball 396 block factory bored to a 402 CI... Now that makes sense.
A bit rarer than the SBC 400... never known them to be called just a 400 though... GM's 402 were commonly used in trans...
Forum: Fabrication 07-16-2019, 03:05 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 798
Posted By MetalWolf
Did you mean small block 400??? has it ever had...

Did you mean small block 400??? has it ever had head work done ???
Anyway, I don't remember chevy making a BB400 in 70' so most likely an SB 400...

Easily mistaken for a 350 and if it's ever had...
Forum: Machining 07-16-2019, 02:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
Ok so I tried again but this time I used the...

Ok so I tried again but this time I used the corncob EM's for taking off material
using a little WD-40 and air mister without the mist... then came back and deburred it with a file and a tiny bit of...
Forum: Machining 07-15-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
LOL! your no doubt right. but even then, they...

LOL! your no doubt right. but even then, they prolly wouldn't be noticeable among all the rest of the mess in it. It already looks like a train wreck... sad for A 2016, just sad I tell ya :devil:
Forum: Machining 07-15-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
Yep was using WD-40 for cutting, I buy it by the...

Yep was using WD-40 for cutting, I buy it by the gallon can... much cheaper than the spray cans. I just use it in a common spray bottle...
Forum: Machining 07-15-2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
Well here is a pic of the rough-in using two...

Well here is a pic of the rough-in using two flute EM's climb milling
It would not cut for shit other than climb milling and I used crap EM cutters because the first brand new one snapped as it...
Forum: Machining 07-14-2019, 04:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
Yes, I'm sure I can... and would be the way it...

Yes, I'm sure I can... and would be the way it gets done if I have any say so, but depends on his stubbornness to either go the easy route or the hard route...
Forum: Machining 07-14-2019, 04:00 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
That would be an idea, but I would prolly have to...

That would be an idea, but I would prolly have to pin rivet them together being so small...

Whichever way I can get it to work and come out... fair enough I'll let yall know...

Still wondering...
Forum: Machining 07-14-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
Rear Drawer locking latches for my brother's...

Rear Drawer locking latches for my brother's toolboxes in his work van
so that his drawers will quite slide out and dumping his parts and tools all over the place... I have already redesigned the...
Forum: Machining 07-14-2019, 12:40 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 593
Posted By MetalWolf
Another project have to make out of Aluminum this time

I have to make 26 of these by tomorrow for my brother. and need a little advice
RPM/milling speed, how many flutes for the endmill for milling Aluminum...??

The plan is to use a long piece of...
Forum: Machining 07-13-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By MetalWolf
Thank's Brian. I used the HSS because I was...

Thank's Brian.

I used the HSS because I was told indexable tooling was harder to use to turn it and it would come out much better if I used HSS to turn it...

it wasn't so bad other than the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-13-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 482
Posted By MetalWolf
Check your relays most all that runs through...

Check your relays most all that runs through relays you also have a main fuse check it.

Then check the ground to the engine to chassis and ground to chassis and body

If all else fails then...
Forum: Machining 07-13-2019, 10:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 228
Posted By MetalWolf
First time turning any sort of soft materials

Well, this evening I decided to make those Teflon? bushings... had to grind my own HSS cutting tools. Was a little bit of a Challenge considering it seems to be a bit different for soft plastics as...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-12-2019, 11:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 974
Posted By MetalWolf
Yep, I'd be furious... Fo-Sho. that does suck a...

Yep, I'd be furious... Fo-Sho. that does suck a nutt...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-12-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 598
Posted By MetalWolf
Yes but usually comes along with starting issues...

Yes but usually comes along with starting issues or very poor running conditions
blackish with the blue mix is usually always an injector pump issue and is always hard starting or non-starting...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-12-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 687
Posted By MetalWolf
I am referring to that garbage that is...

I am referring to that garbage that is concentrated you mix 50/50 with water never does anything but cause rust to happen... they might now carry another brand of generic and are some out there but...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-12-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 687
Posted By MetalWolf
Why not just high pressure wash it and then just...

Why not just high pressure wash it and then just use "Ospho" You can't go wrong with Ospho for rust proofing for long term protection... Use only brand name Ospho the dilutable garbage sold at home...
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