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Forum: Fabrication 07-13-2008, 07:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 8,869
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Excellent job, Chevyman.

Excellent job, Chevyman.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-20-2008, 09:40 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 20,744
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Tony, glad it is finally done. Not to many things...

Tony, glad it is finally done. Not to many things can compete with the happiness of a man with his new shop. You done good!

Now comes the new threads, like workbench ideas, storage shelves,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-29-2008, 09:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,958
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Terry, glad you got it running. As I posted in...

Terry, glad you got it running. As I posted in your original thread, fabricating attachments for the single pin mount is really simple. Did you find out what engine is in it, probably Yanmar? Also,...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-21-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 47,899
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Good news, Terry.I hope the weather holds out for...

Good news, Terry.I hope the weather holds out for you. We are approaching 6" of rain since yesterday morning and it shows no signs of clearing up till Wednesday. Kinda ironic after the drought you...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-30-2008, 10:22 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,150
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Nice haul, Don. I browse our local Craigslist...

Nice haul, Don. I browse our local Craigslist often, and if you know what items are worth you can get a good deal,especially if the seller doesn't know what it's worth.

Funny thing about mounting...
Forum: Fabrication 03-09-2008, 08:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,778
Posted By IDIGDIRT
James, I found out that the add-on boxes from...

James, I found out that the add-on boxes from Craftsman,etc. work well in those boxes. And don't forget about drawer slides either. My work truck is not a dedicated service body like yours but a flat...
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-02-2008, 09:43 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 47,899
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Terry glad to see some progress finally. Like you...

Terry glad to see some progress finally. Like you Ga. guys, we couldn't buy a drop of rain this past summer/fall and now it won't stop raining. Hope you get lucky and get some nice weather for the...
Forum: Fabrication 02-28-2008, 05:54 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,778
Posted By IDIGDIRT
James, I'd say a good deal. Those Reading bodies...

James, I'd say a good deal. Those Reading bodies in good shape go for 2K or more alone around here. As far as the hydraulic crane, keep searching Craigslist and such, one is sure to pop up. Good...
Forum: Fabrication 02-14-2008, 09:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,632
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Spoke wrench for a menstrual cycle.

Spoke wrench for a menstrual cycle.
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-13-2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 31,003
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Don, looks great. You and Roy did a fine job. Is...

Don, looks great. You and Roy did a fine job. Is the vertical support column the same size as what you used for the horizontal on the crane?

Again, fine job.:)
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-10-2008, 05:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,815
Posted By IDIGDIRT
KB, I purchased one identical to that from HD...

KB, I purchased one identical to that from HD about 4 years ago, not sure of the brand name though. I have it mounted inside a frame-mounted tool box on my dump truck and plumbed to the air brake...
Forum: Fabrication 02-10-2008, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,550
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Nice cart Tommy. The width of the rear axle...

Nice cart Tommy. The width of the rear axle should provide great stability.
Forum: Fabrication 02-10-2008, 04:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,561
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Ahh Cutter, the joys of hydraulic muscle, makes...

Ahh Cutter, the joys of hydraulic muscle, makes those tasks so much easier on the old back.:D

Jack, looking at the lift brackets it appears to be a side load dumpster, seen them used here for...
Forum: Fabrication 02-08-2008, 08:39 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 11,212
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Nice job, Wildfire.

Nice job, Wildfire.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-06-2008, 03:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,563
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Platy, you may want to look into a tether...

Platy, you may want to look into a tether cord/wrist strap to keep from "Misplacing" the new one. Or at least rubber gloves to eliminate fingerprints!

:evil::D

Dallas, read this thread
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Forum: Fabrication 01-30-2008, 07:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,828
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Cutter. as much as we hate to see the Forksnatch...

Cutter. as much as we hate to see the Forksnatch project end, this will inevitably bring us even more fun projects to enjoy. Now you say you want to build a small trailer, how about a small dump...
Forum: Fabrication 01-28-2008, 08:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,836
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Bman, you laugh now but that may not be a bad...

Bman, you laugh now but that may not be a bad idea. I have a friend who built a 3 bay garage with the entire upstairs set up with a bar and pool table. He has been buying beer and liquor signs and...
Forum: Fabrication 01-28-2008, 08:16 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,828
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Top notch, Cutter.

Top notch, Cutter.
Forum: Fabrication 01-27-2008, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,836
Posted By IDIGDIRT
That's slick. I bet they would be big sellers at...

That's slick. I bet they would be big sellers at flea markets.
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-22-2008, 11:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,689
Posted By IDIGDIRT
DD, I am happy to hear you got it running, I know...

DD, I am happy to hear you got it running, I know you worked your butt off on that shop and garage so I'm sure this is a major milestone. Now what about the pit lift? :D
Forum: Fabrication 01-21-2008, 04:35 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,357
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Super job Charlie. Beefy design, I'm sure it will...

Super job Charlie. Beefy design, I'm sure it will serve you well.
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-17-2008, 10:17 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 20,744
Posted By IDIGDIRT
That's what I'm talking about.:D Thanks Tony.

That's what I'm talking about.:D Thanks Tony.
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-17-2008, 10:16 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 47,899
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Good for you Terry. Not too many things more...

Good for you Terry. Not too many things more pleasurable than getting a new shop.
Forum: Machining 01-16-2008, 08:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,407
Posted By IDIGDIRT
You know Charlie, I've got a Lenox hole saw set...

You know Charlie, I've got a Lenox hole saw set and they are great. Lenox also makes good replacements for blade knives(box cutters).
Forum: Machining 01-16-2008, 07:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,407
Posted By IDIGDIRT
Thanks for all the info and links. For...

Thanks for all the info and links. For clarification, when I refered to Ellis as a high end saw, I was refering to not only the build quality but also the price. Even though alot of the members here...
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