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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-20-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,752
Posted By MetalWolf
yep looks good ya going to put some expanded...

yep looks good ya going to put some expanded metal on it for safety so dog don't lose a nose or you a hand??
I have another big fan here I tried to give away bought it for 250 last year or so
but...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-07-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Yup don't build it like the one I did ;) whenever...

Yup don't build it like the one I did ;) whenever you had to use it, it had to be chained down otherwise it took off and ran around the yard and then ya worked up a sweat just trying to catch the dam...
Forum: Fabrication 02-27-2020, 12:10 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,277
Posted By MetalWolf
Another point I'd like to make on this subject......

Another point I'd like to make on this subject... In today's market, it is cheap enough to go buy a piece of pipe and end caps to fab up about any small project tank and even a larger trailer bbq pit...
Forum: Fabrication 02-27-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,277
Posted By MetalWolf
Very good story DD it doesn't matter how safe you...

Very good story DD it doesn't matter how safe you are, or how old the fuel tank is there is always residual and it too can be the problem and most of the exploded tanks being welded on were aged so...
Forum: Fabrication 02-27-2020, 10:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,277
Posted By MetalWolf
+1 Very well said... Thank you! I am always...

+1 Very well said... Thank you!
I am always nervous when I weld on a fuel tank cause even the experience has ended up in the morning papers.
Forum: Welding 02-26-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,887
Posted By MetalWolf
I always thought the saying was if it has tits or...

I always thought the saying was if it has tits or tires it's going ta give you trouble... hmm I must have had it backward's:rolleyes:;);)
Forum: Fabrication 02-26-2020, 09:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,277
Posted By MetalWolf
There is more prep that goes into it than just...

There is more prep that goes into it than just fill with water or argon I do weld fuel tanks and have welded a few but it is not suggested for the novice and i don't mean that to be in a rude sense...
Forum: Fabrication 02-23-2020, 12:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,205
Posted By MetalWolf
Nice Idea...I like that and you always do a nic...

Nice Idea...I like that and you always do a nic clean job of your projects
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-23-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,028
Posted By MetalWolf
Leave it to me to notice this or Why I noticed...

Leave it to me to notice this or Why I noticed the " Now where the Hell did I put it Bucket" my ex-mother in law had a ton of cats yep one of the worlds cat ladies lol! use to give me all the tidy...
Forum: Welding 01-19-2020, 09:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
Well, the way its set up I can use the tig torch...

Well, the way its set up I can use the tig torch with my portable welder if I need to do ant tig that doesn't matter;)
Forum: Welding 01-18-2020, 10:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
It's still a scratch start even with the pedal...

It's still a scratch start even with the pedal will not start arc with pedal and upon looking at the destructions it states scratch start torch so it was very misleading advert info on the machine......
Forum: Welding 01-17-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
That's what I ended up doing... But got other...

That's what I ended up doing... But got other Bigger problems with TIG side of that Horrid freight Vulcan machine the Omni 220 pro turns out The TIG is a mid-evil scratch start and :( That really...
Forum: Welding 01-15-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
Marine Leaning post remake

Yes, I am going to back gas it/purge with argon as the boat will be used mainly In saltwater conditions...
Spend most of the afternoon cutting pieces and saddling the cross tubing in the mill...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-15-2020, 12:45 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,962
Posted By MetalWolf
No problem to hang that BBC all ya need is a...

No problem to hang that BBC all ya need is a stick welder and some 1/8" steel and some coat hangers and a Lil super glue an duct tape...:devil::devil:;)
Forum: Welding 01-15-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
IDK really didn't gauge it, but think it's prolly...

IDK really didn't gauge it, but think it's prolly around 0.0625

I should mention I put this in welding instead of fabrication due to the fact I will be using (GTAW) prosses of the stainless VS his...
Forum: Welding 01-14-2020, 11:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
So far he is happy with the start and the new...

So far he is happy with the start and the new radius bends and me well hell yall already know I'm never happy with one of my repairs or projects cause it could always have been better IMO!

And so...
Forum: Welding 01-14-2020, 11:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By MetalWolf
Marine Leaning post remake

Ok, so this is a project I've been supposed to do for some time now!
For a buddy... first pic's are from his first attempt of bends and welds and the general idea of a leaning post for his boat now...
Forum: Welding 12-09-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,245
Posted By MetalWolf
yes, they do go fast especially when your...

yes, they do go fast especially when your dropping half them on the ground ;)
Forum: Welding 12-08-2019, 12:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,245
Posted By MetalWolf
I talked one of my buddies into one of those...

I talked one of my buddies into one of those chinses made pocket welders super tiny little jobber 200 amp and he runs it off his 6500-watt genny
for general-purpose farm and ranch stuff, it works...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-26-2019, 01:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,258
Posted By MetalWolf
I'm sure someone has a prosses for removing the...

I'm sure someone has a prosses for removing the "Emulsion" but I haven't a clue to what it is as this is not quite a problem here in Texas because the trucks here normally don't come with a trans...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 11:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,258
Posted By MetalWolf
I'm also wondering how the best way to flush out...

I'm also wondering how the best way to flush out both systems engine and transmission...

more worried about flushing trans though... got 15 gallons of trans fluid figured id flush it with trans...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,258
Posted By MetalWolf
Just trying to live life when I have a good day,...

Just trying to live life when I have a good day, I try to make the best of it although it knocks me back down a bit. and I'm trying not to complain about what I can't change and do what I can when I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 06:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,258
Posted By MetalWolf
05 Dodge ram Trans warmer gone bad what a mess

Helping my neighbor out his trans warmer went bad on his 05 dodge ram Cummins and put trans fluid in the water and water in his trans... man it's a gooey mess I've drained all the snotty pus out of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,377
Posted By MetalWolf
If you have that one! that was not the redseigned...

If you have that one! that was not the redseigned for the one being sold today or from 2 years ago they are made far cheesier and no quality control in them what so ever your paying for the looks of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-18-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,377
Posted By MetalWolf
Astro... Don't waste your money on that one it is...

Astro... Don't waste your money on that one it is a total POS!
that one has a huge tendency to A: burn the pump head and will just quit for no reason cause the pressure control switch goes bad and...
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