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Forum: Shop & Safety Yesterday, 02:48 PM
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Posted By milomilo
Get em while the price is right.:)

Get em while the price is right.:)
Forum: Shop & Safety Yesterday, 12:44 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
Welp, we never made it to the trench. Spent all...

Welp, we never made it to the trench. Spent all morning moving the shed to a new location. Used his tractor to drag it on the 2x6 skids.
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-03-2020, 10:05 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
It is main service wire for the shop. for now it...

It is main service wire for the shop. for now it goes to a temporary panel. The excess wire will be buried just before they do the concrete. Pump runs off a 220V 20 amp breaker amp feed from the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-03-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
I wish. Now he wants me out there tomorrow to put...

I wish. Now he wants me out there tomorrow to put the power lines in conduit up to the well. About 60' worth. It is 4/0-4/0-2/0 inside 2" conduit. Tight fit but doable if you slide on one section at...
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By milomilo
Mine is just a simple T. hook on top of the pole...

Mine is just a simple T. hook on top of the pole then a 3/8" chain to a hook on top of the bucket. The 6' end in the bucket provides all the lateral support. After it is all finished, you will see...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-03-2020, 02:12 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
Pump guy is here. He dug the trench from the...

Pump guy is here. He dug the trench from the power pole to the well. Trench started at 2' at the pole and ended up at the well at 5'. 1 1/2hp pump to go in.

The trench will have both the power at...
Forum: Fabrication 06-02-2020, 08:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By milomilo
Another Tractor Bucket Boom

Turns out my Massy tractor bucket boom will not lift high enough, 20', to set Scott's trusses on his shop. So making a new one 4' longer boom, 10' this time. Using the same materials, 2 7/8" drill...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-02-2020, 11:46 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By milomilo
My suggestion to him was to do that. I think he...

My suggestion to him was to do that. I think he is wearing out doing all these extra things.:eek: It appears to me looking at the remaining log slabs, he is going to need another bundle.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-01-2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By milomilo
Scott has been looking for old antique far...

Scott has been looking for old antique far equipment, (Yard Art) to do some decorating around the place. Couple weeks back he bought some old wagon wheels that he propped up next to the stakes...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-01-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By milomilo
Yup. Silly me. It was a suggestion from me to do...

Yup. Silly me. It was a suggestion from me to do the 45 degree cuts around the windows and doors. Just wish it was the end of this project.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-01-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By milomilo
More slabs on. Long sides yet to do.

More slabs on. Long sides yet to do.
Forum: Fabrication 06-01-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 771
Posted By milomilo
You had fun building it and she will enjoy it for...

You had fun building it and she will enjoy it for years to come. Does not get much better than that.:)
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-31-2020, 08:19 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 695
Posted By milomilo
Yeah!!! hot and cold water. Welp, you are way...

Yeah!!! hot and cold water. Welp, you are way ahead of Scott. He has no pump yet. If it were me, I would just run the pump you got and save the new one in case you need it.
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 13,004
Posted By milomilo
Seems to me you are having way too much fun in...

Seems to me you are having way too much fun in this project.:D
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-29-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
Pump guy has not shown yet.:(

Pump guy has not shown yet.:(
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-27-2020, 11:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By milomilo
Got the doors all stained and hung. Still some...

Got the doors all stained and hung. Still some trim and a latch for Scott to do. Next the sawmill log slab siding.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-26-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 822
Posted By milomilo
Got a Craftsman 16" chain saw at the dump about 6...

Got a Craftsman 16" chain saw at the dump about 6 years back. Looked very close to new. Some idiot had put the chain on backwards. Reversed the chain and sold it that day for $75.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-26-2020, 11:35 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
As you can tell from my earlier post, I expect...

As you can tell from my earlier post, I expect one short or wrong size.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-26-2020, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 463
Posted By milomilo
Roundup would be my first choice. Any weed killer...

Roundup would be my first choice. Any weed killer would do the same. May take 3 months of spraying, once a month though.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-26-2020, 11:02 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
I expect the pump guy will do that when he gets...

I expect the pump guy will do that when he gets here this week.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-26-2020, 07:07 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,474
Posted By milomilo
Went to Scottsbluff, NE yesterday to pick up...

Went to Scottsbluff, NE yesterday to pick up fittings for the well pressure tank. Maybe we got all the fittings we need?:confused:
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-26-2020, 06:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 695
Posted By milomilo
Here, if they hit rock they use a rock bit to...

Here, if they hit rock they use a rock bit to drill. They use 20' sections of 6" PVC glued together as they lower them in.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-25-2020, 10:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 695
Posted By milomilo
Did they say why steel instead of PVC?

Did they say why steel instead of PVC?
Forum: Machining 05-24-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 477
Posted By milomilo
Let the fun begin:d:d:d:d:d

Let the fun begin:d:d:d:d:d
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-24-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 710
Posted By milomilo
The Predator is Chinee but the engine is a Honda...

The Predator is Chinee but the engine is a Honda clone. I bought one (9000 watt) for the engine.
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