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Forum: Shop & Safety 11-21-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 119
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Posted By Cavalry
Thanks, it was far too much work, but I wanted to...

Thanks, it was far too much work, but I wanted to try something different. I work on epoxy all day long and while its a great floor covering it has its limitations when dealing with welding spatter...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-21-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
I already have. The concrete chemical guys have...

I already have. The concrete chemical guys have it figured out. Its pretty resistant to staining as long as you clean up your mess as soon as you can. Its been densified 4 times and sealed with...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-20-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
Hmmm..... not sure why it rotated my pics. They...

Hmmm..... not sure why it rotated my pics. They are the correct orientation as taken on my end?
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-20-2019, 02:03 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
I had to take 6 months off to make money with the...

I had to take 6 months off to make money with the shop, not get it how I want it. Just finished up the floor. Ground to 600 grit then burnished. Its a little bit of a difference.
Forum: Welding 12-19-2018, 05:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,194
Posted By Cavalry
Speaking of Everlast...

Does anyone have actual hands on with their machines? I am considering their 225EXT because I just cant justify the cost of a Dynasty for the pedal time I put in. I still have my Squarewave 275,...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-24-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
I got a little ahead of myself but pissing...

I got a little ahead of myself but pissing outside was getting old:D
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-24-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
Sure, if you get a chance.

Sure, if you get a chance.
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-24-2018, 09:20 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
] I do. Shes been bent a couple of times...

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I do. Shes been bent a couple of times and straightened out but really isnt what I need. I picked up another trailer that is much more stout but with the same problem as the first, so yours...
Forum: Machining 11-21-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By Cavalry
He bought a clausing for $750 and a Hardinge for...

He bought a clausing for $750 and a Hardinge for $800?? I need to shop in the area he is. At those prices if it goes round and round its worth it, let alone reasonably tight. If that's your price...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-20-2018, 01:16 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
Space is a premium in my small shop, just enough...

Space is a premium in my small shop, just enough room to take a dump and wash your dirty mitts. Its about 4x7...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-20-2018, 05:41 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
I had equally poor results with oil dry. I did a...

I had equally poor results with oil dry. I did a test section, Ground it in with a board let it sit a couple days. It "looked" clean after sweeping but once the clay dust was really cleaned off the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-19-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
I have never had any luck with acid for oil...

I have never had any luck with acid for oil removal. Not that it will matter in this case but it just opens up the concrete and allows for future spills to soak in. I have a pretty good arsenal of...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-19-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
Have to blame someone, might as well the idiot I...

Have to blame someone, might as well the idiot I bought the house from:D He had some pile of disassembled ford and two sleds parked there when I bought the place, the other side is pretty clean in...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-18-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
Door#2 Up waiting for trim ...

Door#2


Up waiting for trim


Powerwashed floor to find a ton of oil (most not from me!)


Started on the shitter floor
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-18-2018, 07:17 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 24,982
Posted By Cavalry
Lots of updates coming soon, but first we have to...

Lots of updates coming soon, but first we have to get everyone up to speed on whats been done so far.


New 10x10 door and the start of OSB finishing.


Back section mostly done.


Shitter...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-01-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,275
Posted By Cavalry
Shop tunes you say? I like my music and wanted...

Shop tunes you say? I like my music and wanted to do something "a bit" over the top.
2 Yamaha 15" PA speakers wall mounted, a 18" powered Yamaha subwoofer up on top of my shitter, run by a QSC amp...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-21-2017, 05:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,762
Posted By Cavalry
We do sheep occasionally but never chamois, so...

We do sheep occasionally but never chamois, so I'm at a bit of a loss as far as the "proper" way to clean. I think Milo nailed the best way to clean it without damaging. Gentle soap, hand wash,...
Forum: Fabrication 05-17-2017, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,032
Posted By Cavalry
Here is pretty much what I am talking...

Here is pretty much what I am talking about...even a trailer!

http://www.performanceboats.com/v-drives/112507-v-drive-trailer-bagged.html
Forum: Fabrication 05-17-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,032
Posted By Cavalry
I haven't done it to a trailer but its been done...

I haven't done it to a trailer but its been done for years with trucks. Take out all the leafs from the pack minus the main, then put a appropriate bag on top of the spring connected to the frame. ...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,131
Posted By Cavalry
The only think I know about them is the back...

The only think I know about them is the back brakes seem to always need attention and the rear spring shackles rot off, which may or may not be an issue depending on where you are in proximity to the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-10-2017, 06:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,993
Posted By Cavalry
Its not cheap but this works pretty well ...

Its not cheap but this works pretty well

http://www.prosoco.com/products/consolideck-concrete-protector



http://www.polishedconcretesolutions.com/consolideck-concrete-protector/
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-20-2017, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,640
Posted By Cavalry
What exactly does the hubtamer push on? I too...

What exactly does the hubtamer push on? I too have had issues with getting unit bearing hubs off here in salty upstate NY(the power steering trick works well). I have my reservations about pushing...
Forum: Welding 03-12-2017, 06:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,273
Posted By Cavalry
Me personally if it was a low stress application...

Me personally if it was a low stress application I would just braze it. I have a rod called cronatig211 that seems to work pretty well but its not cheap but have used stainless rod in a pinch with...
Forum: Welding 01-20-2017, 05:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,912
Posted By Cavalry
Price is right on. Hate the gusset design. If...

Price is right on. Hate the gusset design. If you ever wanted to sit at the bench on a stool you would be bashing your knees unless you are at the center.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-18-2017, 06:07 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,050
Posted By Cavalry
I keep meaning to make/buy a wrench extender. ...

I keep meaning to make/buy a wrench extender. Here are some more that are out there...
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