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Forum: Welding 12-09-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By MetalWolf
yes, they do go fast especially when your...

yes, they do go fast especially when your dropping half them on the ground ;)
Forum: Welding 12-08-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 600
Posted By MetalWolf
I talked one of my buddies into one of those...

I talked one of my buddies into one of those chinses made pocket welders super tiny little jobber 200 amp and he runs it off his 6500-watt genny
for general-purpose farm and ranch stuff, it works...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-26-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By MetalWolf
I'm sure someone has a prosses for removing the...

I'm sure someone has a prosses for removing the "Emulsion" but I haven't a clue to what it is as this is not quite a problem here in Texas because the trucks here normally don't come with a trans...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By MetalWolf
I'm also wondering how the best way to flush out...

I'm also wondering how the best way to flush out both systems engine and transmission...

more worried about flushing trans though... got 15 gallons of trans fluid figured id flush it with trans...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By MetalWolf
Just trying to live life when I have a good day,...

Just trying to live life when I have a good day, I try to make the best of it although it knocks me back down a bit. and I'm trying not to complain about what I can't change and do what I can when I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 649
Posted By MetalWolf
05 Dodge ram Trans warmer gone bad what a mess

Helping my neighbor out his trans warmer went bad on his 05 dodge ram Cummins and put trans fluid in the water and water in his trans... man it's a gooey mess I've drained all the snotty pus out of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 679
Posted By MetalWolf
If you have that one! that was not the redseigned...

If you have that one! that was not the redseigned for the one being sold today or from 2 years ago they are made far cheesier and no quality control in them what so ever your paying for the looks of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 679
Posted By MetalWolf
Astro... Don't waste your money on that one it is...

Astro... Don't waste your money on that one it is a total POS!
that one has a huge tendency to A: burn the pump head and will just quit for no reason cause the pressure control switch goes bad and...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-14-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 723
Posted By MetalWolf
seems to me it's a yearly throw away expense for...

seems to me it's a yearly throw away expense for a lot of folks just about every year you will see dishwashers set out on side of the road for disposal or supposedly working and take it for free just...
Forum: Fabrication 11-12-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,566
Posted By MetalWolf
Here is what I said!

Here is what I said!
Forum: Fabrication 11-07-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,566
Posted By MetalWolf
Jack, not saying they aren't an improvement! But...

Jack, not saying they aren't an improvement! But what little improvement there is does not warrant the high price... IMO.

When I needed a thinner wall socket I just turned down the original pro...
Forum: Fabrication 11-02-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,566
Posted By MetalWolf
the icon line is nothing more than a slightly...

the icon line is nothing more than a slightly upgraded version of the Pittsburg
nothing more so why pay a lot more for the icon when they still carry the nice polished chrome Pittsburgh :confused:
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-28-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By MetalWolf
The color in the shadow on the wall behind it is...

The color in the shadow on the wall behind it is a little off ;)
Forum: Welding 10-20-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,487
Posted By MetalWolf
I have that exact model and it works great have...

I have that exact model and it works great have had it a few years but paid I think around 350ish for mine at home depot so far it has not failed me and consumables are cheap as they can be gotten I...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-19-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By MetalWolf
Now ya just got to go with this below as a...

Now ya just got to go with this below as a comedic sense of humor nothing more...

"Mexicans" Oh geez You almost scared the crap out of me...:eek::devil::devil:
We call it here "Mexicans with a...
Forum: Fabrication 10-18-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,784
Posted By MetalWolf
Yep, both better ideas... sad to say I never...

Yep, both better ideas... sad to say I never thought of that myself, for sure will save the drilling and tapping time...:D

Thanks for the idea guys for future use, Ifin I can remember it with this...
Forum: Fabrication 10-18-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,784
Posted By MetalWolf
just use a piece of 1/4" flat stock weld it to...

just use a piece of 1/4" flat stock weld it to square tubing grind it or polish it to what ever look ya want driil it and tap it... works out well for me
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-17-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 848
Posted By MetalWolf
+1 x 100 I would say check for movement in...

+1 x 100

I would say check for movement in and out on all your components that run off your belt/s or misalignment of one of the pulleys, tensioner, water pump, PS, etc. that is where you will...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-16-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 848
Posted By MetalWolf
Are these bearings not sealed bearings? If...

Are these bearings not sealed bearings?

If they are sealed bearings replacing them with quality American or German made bearings is the ticket. sealed bearings are not meant to be greased they...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-16-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By MetalWolf
Sounds like it needs to spend a little more time...

Sounds like it needs to spend a little more time inside ;) especially after all the time-consuming work and rigging to get that handle out and working again.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-13-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,514
Posted By MetalWolf
run a tem ground from the truck to the trailer if...

run a tem ground from the truck to the trailer if that solves your problem ook for broken or corroded ground wires to truck frame and grounds on the trailer. but possibly all in the trailer not wired...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 844
Posted By MetalWolf
Does your truck have front and rear ABS? If not...

Does your truck have front and rear ABS? If not it has a proportioning valve.
but either way, I would bank on it being the master cylinder over an ABS
and your ABS light will be on if the master is...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 844
Posted By MetalWolf
I should have been more specific between (A) and...

I should have been more specific between (A) and (B) systems (A) being vacuum booster system and master.

only two things left is the master and the proportioning valve And I would seriously doubt...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 844
Posted By MetalWolf
Is your truck equipped with (A) Master cylinder...

Is your truck equipped with (A) Master cylinder braking system Or (B) A hydro booster braking system...?

Some of the Chevy and GMC 2500HD came out with hydro-boost brake system

If (A) master...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-11-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,262
Posted By MetalWolf
+1 Live an learn, Live an learn...;)

+1
Live an learn, Live an learn...;)
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