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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 12:26 AM
Replies: 179
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what is the break-in procedure going to be ? 0-50...

what is the break-in procedure going to be ? 0-50 a dozen times ,then drive it as you intend to ? That is what I was told to do on my last rebuild and until I lost trac of the truck the rebuild was...
Forum: SFT Information 09-07-2019, 11:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 408
Posted By midmosandblasting
Same. It has been that way quite often since rod...

Same. It has been that way quite often since rod has been down .I think the electrons are praying also .
Forum: Fabrication 09-06-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By midmosandblasting
I used to fill out occupation on 1040 as a wheel...

I used to fill out occupation on 1040 as a wheel wright . Tech engineer in wheel plant .Worse part is when I left everyone wanted a degree engineer rather than a taught one .Not worth a darn now but...
Forum: Fabrication 09-06-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 449
Posted By midmosandblasting
That is a wheel wright .

That is a wheel wright .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-05-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 7,561
Posted By midmosandblasting
The part issue with being late is why most shops...

The part issue with being late is why most shops want to sell you a new/rebuilt engine .Liability transfer,vehicle not taking up floor space any longer than it has to .
Forum: Machining 08-28-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 557
Posted By midmosandblasting
A company that manufacturers screw compressors...

A company that manufacturers screw compressors would only allow me to soda blast rusted screws . No scotch bright,no steel wool, they would allow the tarnish that the soda would not remove ,but they...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-23-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,173
Posted By midmosandblasting
With the continuous castors used today I thought...

With the continuous castors used today I thought most was 1020 . Learned something new today .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-21-2019, 02:41 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 7,561
Posted By midmosandblasting
I think it was 2.5 in S10. Some engines came from...

I think it was 2.5 in S10. Some engines came from factory with some not all crank journals as much as .030 under. Dully noted in manuals .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-18-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 917
Posted By midmosandblasting
Lovely aspect of the ill fated Triton engine....

Lovely aspect of the ill fated Triton engine. Pull front end and lift cab . 23 hours engine change .Lucky if you can get it done in 15 hours .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-08-2019, 02:22 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 7,561
Posted By midmosandblasting
Another one was slick 50 .

Another one was slick 50 .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-04-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 7,561
Posted By midmosandblasting
So what are you calling a overhaul. cut the...

So what are you calling a overhaul. cut the ridge, hone .new bearings ,or bore ?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-31-2019, 08:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By midmosandblasting
Usually the time to rebuild works out to be more...

Usually the time to rebuild works out to be more than the new cost . Time in shop ,frustration of shop figures in. Not until the carb gets to be close to new is it advantages to scrap . I have had...
Forum: Machining 07-26-2019, 07:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,735
Posted By midmosandblasting
That is the side benefit of fire breathing Dragon...

That is the side benefit of fire breathing Dragon ,to keep moat thawed .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-25-2019, 02:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By midmosandblasting
All saws wet ,All saws in cases . Have been...

All saws wet ,All saws in cases . Have been freebies with saw purchase . That is why you buy the dealer .They run at least 3-4 times during summer and weekly sept-march .I know someday I will not be...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-12-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,053
Posted By midmosandblasting
If someone was not going to get to finish when I...

If someone was not going to get to finish when I had the shop it would get a converter shot on ,preferred was OSFO or if price was right phosphoric acid with dilute .Several real thin jobs I would...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-12-2019, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 874
Posted By midmosandblasting
To me black shows a injector running rich . Blue...

To me black shows a injector running rich . Blue more oil issue .
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-04-2019, 04:39 PM
Replies: 290
Views: 14,457
Posted By midmosandblasting
I like the idea of a spare line already in the...

I like the idea of a spare line already in the hole .If function suits your need why change .
Forum: Fabrication 06-27-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,648
Posted By midmosandblasting
There are still businesses that care and charge...

There are still businesses that care and charge reasonable rate . I am so out of touch with shop prices I always wonder if I am treated fair or not .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-25-2019, 12:11 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,315
Posted By midmosandblasting
Red I think it had more to do with the continued...

Red I think it had more to do with the continued replacement of the diesel over possible contaminated fluid .
Forum: Machining 06-25-2019, 12:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 534
Posted By midmosandblasting
It had been 41 years since I read those lines...

It had been 41 years since I read those lines from a Master caster course . Looks to be a cast defect ,is there any other accompanying issues I.e. oil leaks . Other failure to the engine .
Forum: Machining 06-23-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,034
Posted By midmosandblasting
Do you think the flywheel would have been...

Do you think the flywheel would have been retained to smooth out the load on the electric motor ?
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-17-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 290
Views: 14,457
Posted By midmosandblasting
Blow a string through then pull the FO cable ....

Blow a string through then pull the FO cable . That is the way the tele cable people do it .
Forum: SFT Information 06-08-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 39
Sticky: SFT Mobile
Views: 25,769
Posted By midmosandblasting
Thank You Mark . I was having withdrawal pains ....

Thank You Mark . I was having withdrawal pains . Starting to panic ,:devil:
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,421
Posted By midmosandblasting
Guys take the time to watch the Vids. He does a...

Guys take the time to watch the Vids. He does a good job of explaining procedures and why you want to do things this way . One of the best tutorial utube I have watched . I understand the pros semi...
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,498
Posted By midmosandblasting
In cutter's best voice .You are going to paint it

In cutter's best voice .You are going to paint it
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