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Forum: Fabrication 07-18-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,381
Posted By pumpertruck
Best of luck. Depending on location of stump...

Best of luck.

Depending on location of stump to buildings, I am a big fan of black powder.
Forum: Fabrication 04-29-2018, 09:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,252
Posted By pumpertruck
Want a flat rate box of brass rounds and...

Want a flat rate box of brass rounds and hexagonal? Various lengths and diameters. Enough to almost fill a small box.
Forum: Fabrication 03-05-2018, 11:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,905
Posted By pumpertruck
Check out Rockler woodworking. They have lot...

Check out Rockler woodworking.
They have lot of led lighting.
I would post a link,but brain is too foggy.
Forum: Welding 12-14-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,901
Posted By pumpertruck
Century 110 welder

A guy offered me a Century 110 welder. I don't have the model# right now, but it does have gas capability. He says it blows the breaker as soon as you plug it in.

One site says the diodes may be...
Forum: Welding 11-29-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,379
Posted By pumpertruck
If there is a lifting eye on the machine it will...

If there is a lifting eye on the machine it will make a dandy boat anchor. We had some when I was at United Defense running John Deere software. The machine howled like a banshee and after a few...
Forum: Welding 08-29-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,350
Posted By pumpertruck
Check your drive roll tension. Being too tight...

Check your drive roll tension. Being too tight can deform the wire and the flux gets out. There were a lot of problems with that at my Old Job.
Forum: Welding 07-15-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,366
Posted By pumpertruck
I had 7 Speedglass hoods in the last 20 years....

I had 7 Speedglass hoods in the last 20 years. (they were free) Never again. Hated the on/off switch and with a size 8 head on top of a 20" neck things got burned. If I added the leather neck...
Forum: Welding 06-03-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,288
Posted By pumpertruck
The welds are linear along a mounting bracket. ...

The welds are linear along a mounting bracket. The bracket is 9" long. Long story short he wanted a 3" weld at each end with a 3" space between them, thus 3-6 would have been right.

German...
Forum: Welding 06-02-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,288
Posted By pumpertruck
Me-Do you really want this welded solid? ...

Me-Do you really want this welded solid?

Cartoonist-No, I want a 3" weld with a 3"space between them.

Me-Then why didn't you make it 3"-6"?

Cartoonist-I don't want a 6" space, I want a 3"...
Forum: Welding 06-02-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,288
Posted By pumpertruck
weld symbol

If the print calls for a stitch weld 3" long, 3" on center how would you weld it?

Some days I don't know if I have a print or a cartoon......
Forum: Fabrication 04-23-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,674
Posted By pumpertruck
At least it wasn't Black and Decker. Fein has a...

At least it wasn't Black and Decker. Fein has a good reputation in the woodworking end, don't know about their metal working stuff.

I saw a mag drill die a horrible death when I was working...
Forum: Machining 03-28-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,239
Posted By pumpertruck
I can get you a price from the machine shop...

I can get you a price from the machine shop mortician tomorrow. They usually run a couple bucks apiece. The larger ones will be more. If you have specific sizes you don't want besides the .5...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-13-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,129
Posted By pumpertruck
This one. ...

This one.

http://www.cpotools.com/bosch-gpl5-5-point-self-leveling-alignment-laser/bshngpl5,default,pd.html?start=9&cgid=bosch-line-and-point-lasers
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-13-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,129
Posted By pumpertruck
Inspection done and passed. I think I have done...

Inspection done and passed. I think I have done around a thousand of these air manifolds so I hope I know what I am doing.

The laser worked great. Looking it over closer, it doesn't appear to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-12-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,129
Posted By pumpertruck
Well that sucked

We have a Bosch 5 axis laser level at work. I went to use it today to set up the air manifold job for the outside inspector and the batteries had leaked.

They were going to do the inspection on...
Forum: Machining 02-12-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,657
Posted By pumpertruck
If you can't find a chuck and taper locally,...

If you can't find a chuck and taper locally, contact Tried and True tools in Fridley, MN.

Ask for Paul.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,265
Posted By pumpertruck
I have had good luck with Husky ratcheting...

I have had good luck with Husky ratcheting wrenches from the orange box. I have been using them for a couple years and haven't broken one yet.

I am a firm believer in the ugliest paint job I can...
Forum: Machining 02-01-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,523
Posted By pumpertruck
How fast do you need this? I know I have a bunch...

How fast do you need this? I know I have a bunch of them that were thrown out at the defense job, never used that I know of. I can't remember if they are high helix or not. I can get them in the...
Forum: Welding 01-22-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,941
Posted By pumpertruck
When I made things that went boom we did a tig...

When I made things that went boom we did a tig root with inert gas purge and then dual shield over that. No worries about slag getting on the inside. Way different than boilers so ymmv.
Forum: Machining 10-26-2013, 10:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,155
Posted By pumpertruck
Heck of a time to run out of popcorn.

Heck of a time to run out of popcorn.
Forum: Welding 10-09-2013, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,480
Posted By pumpertruck
+1. I ran too many miles of 5356 to take the...

+1.

I ran too many miles of 5356 to take the time to make it look that pretty.
Forum: Welding 10-03-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 985
Posted By pumpertruck
Ambient temperature unless below 70 degrees, if...

Ambient temperature unless below 70 degrees, if colder preheat to 100. The pipe is 5" schedule 40.
Forum: Welding 10-03-2013, 08:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 985
Posted By pumpertruck
UltraTech

Anyone here have experience welding induction hardened pipe? I have a job coming through next week that calls for an elbow of this pipe welded to a 20 foot run of regular pipe.

Information from...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-15-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,714
Posted By pumpertruck
I have a drawer full at work.

I have a drawer full at work.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-25-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,077
Posted By pumpertruck
Husky right angle die grinder

Stopped by the local Home Depot for some ca glue and sandpaper and ended up with a new die grinder. They had them marked down from $49.99 to $14.99. I have one, but at this price a second one...
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