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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming Yesterday, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
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I need to steal that idea! Sent from my...

I need to steal that idea!


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Forum: Machining 01-14-2019, 03:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 846
Posted By toprecycler
+1. Never hurts to learn a new skill, especially...

+1. Never hurts to learn a new skill, especially the old fashioned way. Even though everything is done in CNC now, if there ever was a EMP ( ?? If correct name) it could wipe out all computers...
Forum: Machining 01-12-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 541
Posted By toprecycler
Pretty big mill for a home garage, but I’d take...

Pretty big mill for a home garage, but I’d take it.[emoji4] nice find.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-10-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 715
Posted By toprecycler
It would be interesting if they repeat the test...

It would be interesting if they repeat the test with pipes at 0 degrees and at 100 degrees. See how much temperatures change things. I have been thinking about using pex to make airlines in my shop...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-09-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 507
Posted By toprecycler
Amazing. I’m jealous Sent from my iPhone...

Amazing. I’m jealous


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Forum: Fabrication 01-08-2019, 05:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By toprecycler
Most of the wood I get, would not really go thru...

Most of the wood I get, would not really go thru those machines either. Most of those are designed for the choice trees for processing, for sure. I buy the big ugly stuff that no one else wants and...
Forum: Fabrication 01-08-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By toprecycler
Atten Smokin' firewood processing ideas

found this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=398CIi9Pp90) showing some neat ideas for processing firewood. There are some new ones I haven't seen yet. Do like the "1 horsepower splittter"...
Forum: Machining 01-06-2019, 07:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 829
Posted By toprecycler
Looking good so far. I thought about making one...

Looking good so far. I thought about making one several years ago, and just have not done it yet. Need to add it to my todo list.


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Forum: Shop & Safety 01-03-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 336
Posted By toprecycler
Sometimes this is what you need to do to make...

Sometimes this is what you need to do to make more room.[emoji4]


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Forum: Machining 12-28-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 846
Posted By toprecycler
About 35 degrees and was raining earlier. Now...

About 35 degrees and was raining earlier. Now sleet and had to detour on way home due to an accident on a bad hill. When I got out of car to talk with officer, found out how slick the road was trying...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-28-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 775
Posted By toprecycler
Nice looking repair. Sent from my iPhone...

Nice looking repair.


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Forum: Machining 12-27-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,990
Posted By toprecycler
Then the bigger mill purchase and retooling will...

Then the bigger mill purchase and retooling will come along.[emoji33][emoji33]


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Forum: Fabrication 12-26-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 960
Posted By toprecycler
Very cool wagon.one of a kind for sure. ...

Very cool wagon.one of a kind for sure.


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Forum: Fabrication 12-25-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,828
Posted By toprecycler
The boss had an concept design from the designer,...

The boss had an concept design from the designer, and he gave me a couple things to work from, like the material to be used, and about the only other requirement was the top rail on the stairs coming...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 12-25-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 825
Posted By toprecycler
Evidence of today’s price.[emoji4]148596 ...

Evidence of today’s price.[emoji4]148596


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Forum: Fabrication 12-24-2018, 12:25 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 9,828
Posted By toprecycler
Just finished couple more cable rails tonight,...

Just finished couple more cable rails tonight, for side job. 148584148585148586148587148588


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Forum: Fabrication 12-24-2018, 12:02 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,537
Posted By toprecycler
[emoji106]looks good. Sent from my...

[emoji106]looks good.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-23-2018, 08:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 740
Posted By toprecycler
Can’t go wrong with Black paint .[emoji4] ...

Can’t go wrong with Black paint .[emoji4]


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Forum: Welding 12-21-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By toprecycler
The biggest concern is to use a new wheel and...

The biggest concern is to use a new wheel and only use it on Stainless only. If you use it in carbon steel, then on stainless, you can embed bits of carbon steel into the Stainless, and then later it...
Forum: Fabrication 12-21-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 459
Posted By toprecycler
A little patience will

Go a long way in straightening a warped piece of steel. I was asked to straighten a bent work bench in the granite place. A worker had cut out the support braces on this bench to open it up like the...
Forum: Welding 12-20-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,259
Posted By toprecycler
Welding Carbon Steel to S.S. With MIG

Mig will have problems with wind too. Stick would be better if you have wind issues. Unless you are figuring that you can shield the wind with your free hand. I generally use 309 filler to weld...
Forum: Machining 12-19-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,074
Posted By toprecycler
Cool. Looking forward to your review on it. ...

Cool. Looking forward to your review on it.


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Forum: Fabrication 12-19-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 580
Posted By toprecycler
I just drill holes for the ones in the plastic...

I just drill holes for the ones in the plastic holders that have the most common ones. [emoji4]


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-18-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,319
Posted By toprecycler
Sam, how is the box part saw working out? I might...

Sam, how is the box part saw working out? I might be looking for a new saw. My big Husky has seen better days. The muffler bolt threads are stripped out in the head, and I think I just stripped out...
Forum: Fabrication 12-18-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 580
Posted By toprecycler
Tool holders

I will add more to this thread as I create them. Little slow at work so taking the opportunity to help organize some tools at various area. Figured I might as well make the place more organized and...
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