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Forum: Welding 10-21-2022, 10:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 697
Posted By Scott V
Probably does not for you. Since half your...

Probably does not for you. Since half your machines are 400/3:devil:
Forum: Welding 09-06-2022, 07:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
It's tough to keep good space for walking around...

It's tough to keep good space for walking around the shop, but have figured it out so far.. Kind of a tire/welding/ motorcycle,atv/car repair setup. These last few things I got for the shop is...
Forum: Welding 09-04-2022, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 953
Posted By Scott V
I just bought this used a $400 Not that I really...

I just bought this used a $400 Not that I really needed another stick machine..:

It's mint, and will outlast about 3 of my Lifetimes..:devil:

Smart shoppers win in this economy ..:D I am down...
Forum: Welding 09-02-2022, 09:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
Not quite done, The 460 3 phase opens some...

Not quite done, The 460 3 phase opens some options The Plasma was a diamond in the rough. Works great, and is a very low use machine . Pretty much full output of 60 amps, I am at 4000 ft, and the...
Forum: Welding 08-31-2022, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
I just think there is going to be quite a few...

I just think there is going to be quite a few deals coming up.
Forum: Welding 08-31-2022, 02:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
Some people are really hard to read by their ads...

Some people are really hard to read by their ads /etc.. You have to work your way through these things, and go by a sixth sense almost..I do get the no contact thing,but it's a hunch.. Could be in...
Forum: Welding 08-30-2022, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
The guy knew what he had,and was tired of dealing...

The guy knew what he had,and was tired of dealing with flakes. I said I will be there on time, with the amount he wanted. I was too..:D

Remember, I had to put a 1/2 hour labor into cleaning the...
Forum: Welding 08-30-2022, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
Looks like the 130 ft of 4/0 (New) welding cable,...

Looks like the 130 ft of 4/0 (New) welding cable, and Tweco ends/Dinse adapters/Stinger, and ground clamp comes up over the $1000 mark too..:devil:
Forum: Welding 08-16-2022, 11:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,940
Posted By Scott V
Marketplace deal

I put in a few miles to get his unit,,Drove my little car, and trailer, so not a huge expense. It was up by Seattle.. $1000.00 with long thick leads, and cart. 3 hours on it.. It needed 1/2 hour of...
Forum: Welding 04-02-2022, 12:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
I was able to get a 25 ft Radnor ATC cable...

I was able to get a 25 ft Radnor ATC cable extension for $90 new.. These are the same as the the Thermal Dynamics one torch.. I had a adapter to go from the machine to the ATC style end.. What this...
Forum: Welding 03-17-2022, 08:54 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Not for the one torch setup.. Deals come, and go...

Not for the one torch setup.. Deals come, and go though..:cool:
Forum: Welding 03-17-2022, 05:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Perfect.If it has issues there is a pin to hold...

Perfect.If it has issues there is a pin to hold the start cartridge in the open position. I have never needed it though..

The SL-60 torch will handle all you could give it. Just two more power...
Forum: Welding 03-17-2022, 05:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Update, on cost... I went ahead and fixed...

Update, on cost...

I went ahead and fixed the other older SL60 torch that came with the machine. It had a missing end fitting, and broken air hose. The fitting was a standard USA type, and I had...
Forum: Welding 03-14-2022, 07:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
I knew the Thermal-Dynamics rep, and talked about...

I knew the Thermal-Dynamics rep, and talked about different torches on them. He was also a MK products rep, and Esab Rep later.. Taught welding too.
He liked the Torch model before the one torch..Hi...
Forum: Welding 03-14-2022, 05:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Not really, cuts about like a 35 amp...

Not really, cuts about like a 35 amp inverter/sort of.:devil: Some of those came alive with the one torch conversion. Really the Cutmaster 40 out now is head and shoulders more powerful. Has tons of...
Forum: Welding 03-14-2022, 12:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Clean 0.50" cut...Meaning over 10 IPM (12) ...

Clean 0.50" cut...Meaning over 10 IPM (12)
Pakmaster 38 = 3.75"
Forum: Welding 03-14-2022, 08:23 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Really, I had to go for a nice day trip of 450...

Really, I had to go for a nice day trip of 450 mile round trip. I wanted to check that area out for a possible future living area. It did cost me about $40 in gas,and not too bad at $4.50 a gal..:D...
Forum: Welding 03-14-2022, 01:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,363
Posted By Scott V
Another Marketplace find..

I was searching for a Thermal Dynamics SL-60/100 hand torch on Craiglist/Ebay, and Market place. The ATC style and the Cheaper RPT is going for huge money now.. You can still find them for $500 here,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-26-2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,025
Posted By Scott V
Having owned about every single phase USA built...

Having owned about every single phase USA built Esab. The 3 phase units are real bargains in cost to arc quality performance.. Most people don't need 50 year lifespan units at 100 duty cycle 350...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-26-2022, 11:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,025
Posted By Scott V
Guy has a bunch of them, and a few CV-453 models...

Guy has a bunch of them, and a few CV-453 models too.. Also 3 Digi-mig feeders $100 for all.. He was having issues getting them to work correctly.. I believe probably more had to do with the 10hp...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-26-2022, 03:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,025
Posted By Scott V
Messing around Craigslist

Picked this thing up a month or so ago.. Was having a problem running it on my 15 hp RPC in the short-arc.. Takes a lot of power there. Zero issues running in the Spray mode with .045 Dual-shield.....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-21-2022, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,870
Posted By Scott V
Having the 6000 hour oil life, and never having...

Having the 6000 hour oil life, and never having to clean out a disk valve is a fair trade off in cost..:D Although 6000 hours is more then I would push it.. The 23 years of zero problems has sold me...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-20-2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,870
Posted By Scott V
I had one of those Worthington v-twin units. It...

I had one of those Worthington v-twin units. It was gave to me.. It still pumped, but was missing one rod, because it was broken/snapped. I was going to make one out of 7075 aluminum, but went a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-20-2022, 12:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,870
Posted By Scott V
Upgraded compressor

My 23 year old Curtis 2 stage 5 hp with Disk valves still works like the day I picked it up,, Guy on Craigslist had two of these hooked up with a alternator cycling each compressor depending on...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-14-2022, 04:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,192
Posted By Scott V
First off there is 3 phase pumps for residential....

First off there is 3 phase pumps for residential. It's just uses a fancy VFD box to convert power to them. In fact lifetime warranty on the pumps. and available in lower horsepower setups too.
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