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Forum: Fabrication 12-24-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
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Posted By Bolt
Bingo, the Carr Lane ones are what I'm looking...

Bingo, the Carr Lane ones are what I'm looking for. Preferably the CL-3-RH (http://www.carrlane.com/catalog/index.cfm/27225071F0B221118070C1C512A0A1F0900101B030010543C1C0C16190D172D252A5E43545F).
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Forum: Fabrication 12-23-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,678
Posted By Bolt
Thanks! I forgot about McM-C. And here I was...

Thanks! I forgot about McM-C. And here I was trying to find it at Grainger....
Forum: Fabrication 12-23-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,678
Posted By Bolt
Hand Crank Handles

Does anyone know if a cheap, readily available hand crank handle for reels and such? Preferably one that rolls within itself. Looking for some to put on cord and hose reels. Only thing I have ever...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-13-2013, 09:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,064
Posted By Bolt
I've done this on a genset powered by a 350...

I've done this on a genset powered by a 350 chevy. We put on a impco vaporizer, which draws liquid from bottom of tank and runs it through water from the water pump and vaporizes the liquid. I don't...
Forum: Fabrication 06-10-2013, 10:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,301
Posted By Bolt
I would go with irrigation flanges, available at...

I would go with irrigation flanges, available at most any irrigation supplier. At 6 inch, (available for both 6" and 6-5/8" OD pipe) they have 8 holes for 3/4 bolts, and are about 1/2 thick. Much...
Forum: Fabrication 06-10-2013, 10:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,301
Posted By Bolt
<Cutter, please delete, thanks! >

<Cutter, please delete, thanks! >
Forum: Welding 05-09-2013, 10:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,965
Posted By Bolt
Fluke is all I'd get. Something along the lines...

Fluke is all I'd get. Something along the lines of a 337. (everyone check your 33x? series for recall). Also get a voltage detecting pen while you're shopping. It's one of the (albeit one of the 11)...
Forum: Welding 04-28-2013, 08:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,503
Posted By Bolt
Currently my version of a MillerMatic reach is to...

Currently my version of a MillerMatic reach is to put the welder in the scissor lift, lay the sheilding gas bottle flat behind it, and use that to reach up, over, and into things. Talk about a pain...
Forum: Welding 04-25-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,503
Posted By Bolt
Spool, rolls, sometimes liner, tip, just to run...

Spool, rolls, sometimes liner, tip, just to run hard facing on something usually means it doesn't get faced when it's in the shop.
Forum: Welding 04-25-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,503
Posted By Bolt
Whoops, I got sidetracked in my reply and by the...

Whoops, I got sidetracked in my reply and by the time I posted scott brought more info to the table. I'll look into that. Thanks.
Forum: Welding 04-25-2013, 11:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,503
Posted By Bolt
Basically it would be a big spool gun. Simply to...

Basically it would be a big spool gun. Simply to run it in the shop without the noise and ruckus of the engine drive in doors, and to make easier to switch between applications. Changing spool, drive...
Forum: Welding 04-25-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,503
Posted By Bolt
Suitcase Feeder

I feel like I need a suitcase feeder for wire welding. I just need help figuring out which one fits my needs.

Main uses:

run off of Bobcat 250 (Trailblazer in the future)
possibly run in shop...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-19-2013, 12:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,245
Posted By Bolt
I had a few DeWalt XRP drills, then a brief stop...

I had a few DeWalt XRP drills, then a brief stop with a pair of Makita Li-Ion drills, not overly impressed.

Then a few years back I bought my first Milwaukee M18 drill. I have never looked back. I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-04-2009, 11:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,990
Posted By Bolt
How do you get 8 fingers under a 4 inch piece of...

How do you get 8 fingers under a 4 inch piece of angle....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-01-2009, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,809
Posted By Bolt
What did you hate about the Milton's? I run...

What did you hate about the Milton's? I run Milton H style on everything, they will flow allot of air, even run my 1 inch impact through it. Many factory things with "built in" plugs come with the...
Forum: Machining 10-28-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 27,230
Posted By Bolt
I wouldn't use the factory on/off to turn the...

I wouldn't use the factory on/off to turn the power to the drive off, but use the keypad start/stop buttons, or you can wire external buttons to the VFD's control terminals, like an emergency stop,...
Forum: Machining 10-28-2009, 05:26 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 27,230
Posted By Bolt
You can scrap the mag starter completely. ...

You can scrap the mag starter completely. Ideally, you would have a single phase 240 input, with 2 sets of fuses, one to the VFD, one to the blade welder. Then the VFD straight to the motor. But,...
Forum: Welding 10-25-2009, 11:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,669
Posted By Bolt
My neighbor has a Petrogen auction find, but I...

My neighbor has a Petrogen auction find, but I don't think he's ever used it.
Forum: Machining 10-25-2009, 09:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,326
Posted By Bolt
A regular TEFC motor with class "F" insulation is...

A regular TEFC motor with class "F" insulation is also better suited to the voltage spikes than the other classes, B I think?

I have a 2 HP TEFC motor that runs about 7000 hrs a year at 25 hz only...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-20-2009, 11:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 14,340
Posted By Bolt
I use the blue one, I think that's type L. The...

I use the blue one, I think that's type L. The middle grade.

Some will tell you to braze the joints. I solder them, and you can use a lead based solder on air lines. But someone will be along...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-20-2009, 11:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 14,340
Posted By Bolt
Use a 3/4 main line and 1/2 inch drops, then you...

Use a 3/4 main line and 1/2 inch drops, then you can use your 1/2 inch ball valves you already have. My vote is for copper, and Dan is correct, the main tank bushings are VERY hard to remove, last...
Forum: Machining 10-14-2009, 12:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,326
Posted By Bolt
I just installed an DuraPulse 20 HP drive from...

I just installed an DuraPulse 20 HP drive from http://www.automationdirect.com/adc/Shopping/Catalog/AC_Drives I installed a 30 HP drive of their's 2 years ago. Yes, there are allot of parameters,...
Forum: Fabrication 09-20-2009, 08:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,962
Posted By Bolt
I had to use the sawzall to cut one of the steel...

I had to use the sawzall to cut one of the steel bushing surrounds to get it to loosen up enough to come out. Had to use a cut of disk to cut one of the I beam bolts on both sides of the bushing as...
Forum: Fabrication 09-20-2009, 08:06 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,962
Posted By Bolt
I just did radius arm busings on my F350 last...

I just did radius arm busings on my F350 last week, wasn't too bad, but I did it on the lift. While you are at it you probably need to do the I beam pivot bushings as well, they were pretty wallerd...
Forum: Machining 09-20-2009, 08:02 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,653
Posted By Bolt
I used anti seize this time and last, you could...

I used anti seize this time and last, you could still see it on the threads a bit, and they came out no problem. The bolts I used were 3/8 grade 8, but they are longer than "needed", and have some...
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