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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-15-2020, 09:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 220
Posted By toprecycler
Nice score. They are great to move heavy loads...

Nice score. They are great to move heavy loads around for sure.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-15-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,914
Posted By toprecycler
Looking sharp! Sent from my iPhone using...

Looking sharp!


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Forum: Machining 02-15-2020, 09:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 720
Posted By toprecycler
+1. Nice score. Sent from my iPhone...

+1. Nice score.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-15-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 243
Posted By toprecycler
Nice find. What are you going to power with them?...

Nice find. What are you going to power with them?


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Forum: Machining 02-15-2020, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 291
Posted By toprecycler
Very handy for drilling around corners.[emoji33] ...

Very handy for drilling around corners.[emoji33]


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Forum: Fabrication 02-14-2020, 11:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 408
Posted By toprecycler
All he has to do is come visit me for some too! ...

All he has to do is come visit me for some too!
:D
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-12-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 997
Views: 42,238
Posted By toprecycler
Major difference is you have a lot more time to...

Major difference is you have a lot more time to work on it being retired.[emoji4] Tim still has a day job to contend with also, and I think it is about 45minutes to and hour away from his work/ home,...
Forum: Machining 02-12-2020, 09:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 720
Posted By toprecycler
Sounds like a good price. Those tapmatics are $$,...

Sounds like a good price. Those tapmatics are $$, at least for the name brand ones. I picked up one years ago at an foreclosure auction from one of my old jobs. I picked it up for $75, but...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-12-2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 838
Posted By toprecycler
Quality costs $$[emoji4] Sent from my...

Quality costs $$[emoji4]


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-12-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 362
Posted By toprecycler
What are your plans for those flywheels?[emoji48]...

What are your plans for those flywheels?[emoji48]


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Forum: Welding 02-11-2020, 10:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,275
Posted By toprecycler
A reminder of how much we take for granted here...

A reminder of how much we take for granted here in the USA most of the time.


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Forum: Machining 02-11-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 604
Posted By toprecycler
Nice removal tool. Will have to remember that...

Nice removal tool. Will have to remember that one.[emoji4]


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Forum: Welding 02-09-2020, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 554
Posted By toprecycler
This is a topic sure to bring in many different...

This is a topic sure to bring in many different pieces of advice. Part of it is depending on your location. Are there many others in your area that could take your spot? Are jobs plentiful, or...
Forum: Machining 02-09-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 298
Posted By toprecycler
What steel are you using to make these holders? ...

What steel are you using to make these holders? I have a selection of old inserts at work with no holders, and have thought about making some, if I ever have any slow time again. I know my machining...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-09-2020, 11:59 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By toprecycler
Tractor reminds me of the the tractor tipping...

Tractor reminds me of the the tractor tipping game by Mador in Cars movie


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Forum: Shop & Safety 02-07-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 584
Posted By toprecycler
Nice that you are helping him move back close to...

Nice that you are helping him move back close to you. Besides, you do not want to be to lazy in retirement. Your body will deteriorate from non use anyways.



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Forum: Welding 02-07-2020, 07:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,275
Posted By toprecycler
Is there a big company around that has a shift...

Is there a big company around that has a shift change around that time and a lot of machines starting up?

At my last place of employment, we had morning settings on the welders and afternoon...
Forum: Machining 02-06-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,128
Posted By toprecycler
Some of today’s work. A barrel, Rod and brass...

Some of today’s work. A barrel, Rod and brass gland for a little tie rod cylinder, and getting set up to machine the base out of the bigger cylinder. The head is locked up and will not unthread. The...
Forum: Machining 02-05-2020, 09:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,128
Posted By toprecycler
I had to turn two 24x 2mm nuts down to .446” long...

I had to turn two 24x 2mm nuts down to .446” long for jam nuts. I took a piece of the 25mm chrome rod that I had accidentally cut two long, and ran the 24x2 thread on it, then threaded the new nuts...
Forum: Machining 02-05-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,128
Posted By toprecycler
Finished the parts for the two little twisting...

Finished the parts for the two little twisting lock cylinders today. Now the mechanics can put them together.
Pics a little out of order. The second one is the pistons I made. Originally, we were...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-04-2020, 10:32 PM
Replies: 997
Views: 42,238
Posted By toprecycler
Looking good. Nice bit of light in there too! ...

Looking good. Nice bit of light in there too!


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Forum: Machining 02-04-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 336
Posted By toprecycler
[emoji106][emoji106] parts machines are always...

[emoji106][emoji106] parts machines are always good!


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Forum: Machining 02-04-2020, 06:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,128
Posted By toprecycler
They will be this time, along with a Oring dirt...

They will be this time, along with a Oring dirt seal at beginning of threads, and a nylon insert to keep head gland from unscrewing, until we want it to upon rebuilding in the future.[emoji4]

...
Forum: Machining 02-03-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,128
Posted By toprecycler
More pics. First is the parts of the second head...

More pics. First is the parts of the second head that I removed. The first one was in more chips.[emoji4]
Nice when I get the old threads to just peel right out.

The next two are the new heads.
...
Forum: Machining 02-03-2020, 10:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,128
Posted By toprecycler
Thought share some more pics from work machining....

Thought share some more pics from work machining. These are from small cylinders. They are some sort of locking cylinder, as they stroke out, the rod turns and holds something. Both cylinders came...
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