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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-16-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,190
Posted By Arr Tee
Be sure to call first before driving to pickup. ...

Be sure to call first before driving to pickup. Sometimes the part shows to be available but isn't. Some salvage yards don't update regularly. Most wont ship body panels........too bad.
Forum: Machining 01-28-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,455
Posted By Arr Tee
Or learn AutoCAD and forever cheat.

Or learn AutoCAD and forever cheat.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-26-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,656
Posted By Arr Tee
At my local TSC they had two of those with the...

At my local TSC they had two of those with the same model# one made in China the other India. No visible difference.
Forum: Machining 01-24-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 739
Posted By Arr Tee
Online CNC laser burnout?

Anyone know of a low volume, quick turnaround, e-commerce cnc laser cutting company? I have not had the best luck with the local shops. They don't seem to like dealing with little orders from an...
Forum: Fabrication 01-19-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,743
Posted By Arr Tee
I used to work with a guy that "coped" (if that...

I used to work with a guy that "coped" (if that is the right word) all his corners. That is where you cut off three sides of the tube back from the end leaving a flat strip to close the end of the...
Forum: Fabrication 01-12-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,061
Posted By Arr Tee
Like it. Good call on the solid wheels. I have...

Like it. Good call on the solid wheels. I have had problems with those style pneumatic tires. Seems every time I want to use..... one or both have gone flat. Tried slime & fixaflat. Better on...
Forum: Welding 01-08-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,793
Posted By Arr Tee
So the air comes out of the holes on the clamp...

So the air comes out of the holes on the clamp jaws? Is that why you see the rod choked up so far? In many of the videos it is clamped in about the middle of the rod.
Forum: Welding 01-08-2013, 03:39 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,957
Posted By Arr Tee
The torch accessory was interesting. Never seen...

The torch accessory was interesting. Never seen that before.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-01-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,265
Posted By Arr Tee
That looks like a good deal to me. I like the...

That looks like a good deal to me. I like the flat face couplers best, they are easier to clean before hooking up. Baileynet.com or eBay are good sources.
Forum: Fabrication 01-01-2013, 10:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,736
Posted By Arr Tee
Ridgid Tristand 1206 mod

So.........I bought this used 1206 off a Craigslist guy for $100. When I got it home I realized that one of the leg mounts was broken. I got to try my very first Aluminum welding on a casting....
Forum: Fabrication 01-01-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,763
Posted By Arr Tee
37 degree flares only for fluid power (hydraulic)...

37 degree flares only for fluid power (hydraulic) applications. I would assume that your tubing is 1/2" or larger which is hard to do do in stainless and practically would require a power flaring...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-28-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,599
Posted By Arr Tee
5/8" shoulder bolt with 1/2"-20 fine thread

Anyone know of a source? I checked the usual sources Fastenal, McMaster, Grainger, etc. Everything I can find is coarse 13 pitch.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-20-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,159
Posted By Arr Tee
What happens to the moisture with oils that don't...

What happens to the moisture with oils that don't have dispersion additive? I would assume it separates after sitting for some time, but gets mixed back in when the compressor runs. I know...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-09-2012, 08:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,465
Posted By Arr Tee
Thank you all for the responses. SFT is quite...

Thank you all for the responses. SFT is quite the resource.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-08-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,465
Posted By Arr Tee
forklift battery - redneck alert

What are the chances of using three quality12v automotive type batteries in series instead of the standard 36 volt forklift battery. Addressing the counterweight concerns of course. Has anyone...
Forum: Fabrication 10-05-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 19,295
Posted By Arr Tee
I see burnt equipment at the insurance auction...

I see burnt equipment at the insurance auction all the time. I always wondered "what if" but figured buying one would be a good way to get in way over my head and throw a bunch of money into the...
Forum: Welding 09-29-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,941
Posted By Arr Tee
You can use mig wire as tig "rod" for thin low...

You can use mig wire as tig "rod" for thin low amperage stuff and it works great as bailing wire substitute (hanging parts to paint etc). I had a bad liner once but all that ever caused was slip at...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-26-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,428
Posted By Arr Tee
Standard filters work two ways they swirl the air...

Standard filters work two ways they swirl the air and sling condensed water droplets to the surface of the bowl where they accumulate and can be drained off; the other way they filter is a...
Forum: Fabrication 09-26-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,298
Posted By Arr Tee
I would have written that wheel off for scrap....

I would have written that wheel off for scrap. The original was a solid forging? My hat is off to you sir.
Forum: Fabrication 09-16-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,984
Posted By Arr Tee
Don't forget about the side load capability...

Don't forget about the side load capability (bearings) of the wheel motor. Vehicle weight + load weight.
Forum: Fabrication 09-15-2012, 03:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,984
Posted By Arr Tee
If your directional valve meters well then there...

If your directional valve meters well then there won't be sudden acceleration when the unloader valve closes that is unless the operator has the function fully actuated. It takes an understanding of...
Forum: Fabrication 09-13-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,984
Posted By Arr Tee
Might want to consider a hi-low circuit. This...

Might want to consider a hi-low circuit. This uses a double gear pump and an unloader valve. Basically both pumps feed the valve during operating conditions requiring lower pressure (torque). When...
Forum: Fabrication 09-08-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,984
Posted By Arr Tee
Do you plan to put each wheel on a separate valve...

Do you plan to put each wheel on a separate valve section or tie them together on one circuit?
Forum: Fabrication 09-08-2012, 03:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,984
Posted By Arr Tee
We will need a little more info. The hydraulic...

We will need a little more info. The hydraulic motor is designed to operate a 2500 psi max. Is that going to be the system pressure? Does he plan to use a pressure compensated variable pump...
Forum: Fabrication 08-27-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,603
Posted By Arr Tee
That's how they build poultry barns.

That's how they build poultry barns.
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