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Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2020, 04:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
It came off the old planter box. It was...

It came off the old planter box. It was originally planned to be a hanger for a small Hummingbird feeder. That got scratched when ants from the planter bed invaded it. Then we noticed the...
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
All Finished

The project is complete
Forum: Fabrication 05-30-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
You are very right on that I had sort of...

You are very right on that I had sort of forgotten how much I like fab work. I build shit in my head and fly with it. There is not one drawing or plan for any of this. I ponder what is or isn't...
Forum: Fabrication 05-30-2020, 07:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
Just about got this project wrapped up. Only a...

Just about got this project wrapped up. Only a few more details as far as fab work. I'm pretty happy at this point with how it's come together. Not perfect but, plenty good enough.:)
Forum: Fabrication 05-23-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
Got chased in by what looked like real rain of...

Got chased in by what looked like real rain of course it blew over by the time the tools were stowed away.:( Still I made decent progress I need to pull the small channels supporting the barrel...
Forum: Fabrication 05-23-2020, 04:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
Pondering my next move regarding mounting legs....

Pondering my next move regarding mounting legs. Triangle mounting plate flat on each corner and weld the square tube legs to the plates or a chunk of 3" channel across the the bottom of each end and...
Forum: Fabrication 05-23-2020, 02:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
Progress

One side is fit up and tacked
Forum: Fabrication 05-22-2020, 08:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 772
Posted By Whitetrash
First Fab Project In Ages

Over the last couple days I started on a project for SWMBO. It's something I wanted to knock out for awhile. But, various bits never lined up. This time of year my hours are usually between 48-55...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-20-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 438
Posted By Whitetrash
I don't know a lot about atv's. But, I suspect...

I don't know a lot about atv's. But, I suspect the torque convertor is FUBAR.
Forum: Fabrication 05-16-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 63,223
Posted By Whitetrash
A few weeks back the postal delivery guy pulled...

A few weeks back the postal delivery guy pulled down in the driveway to drop off a parcel. He seemed a little cranky but, I didn't think anything of it. I walked up later to grab the mail out of the...
Forum: Fabrication 05-10-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 703
Posted By Whitetrash
More neat work :) The idea of using an old rasp...

More neat work :) The idea of using an old rasp to build a belt buckle would have never crossed my mind in a million years. But, it came out great I like the look.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-09-2020, 09:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,386
Posted By Whitetrash
It's chock full of "Millennial Anti-Theft...

It's chock full of "Millennial Anti-Theft Devices" German Engineering Decades Ahead of It's Time:D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-09-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,386
Posted By Whitetrash
That seems like a cool keeper Old School and...

That seems like a cool keeper Old School and Bulletproof. I didn't know Mercedes imported plain jane cars to the states. The thought of a car with a cable shutoff. Fuck, I'd fix it up and drive it...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-08-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By Whitetrash
It has a built in diode G that is covered. Based...

It has a built in diode G that is covered. Based on my feedback so far I'm good to go Excellent !! Now I just need my indentured help up here in a couple weeks to mow the grass:rolleyes: Probably...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-08-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 340
Posted By Whitetrash
Solar Charger For Tractor

One of the last little details for the lawn tractor project was keeping it ready for action. We aren't like the Mid-west depending on how much rain we get the xeriscape here will probably only...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-08-2020, 04:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By Whitetrash
Throw an RV toilet, army cot and a propane...

Throw an RV toilet, army cot and a propane hotplate in that. You can make 800-1000/month on that in Estes.:p
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-05-2020, 04:03 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,488
Posted By Whitetrash
Yup, we used to have a bucket of that stuff in...

Yup, we used to have a bucket of that stuff in the shop at all times. All the equipment for tire work went away when we stopped doing tire work onsite. :mad: The Cheetah tank and a tire handler are...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-02-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,488
Posted By Whitetrash
So, I continue to work on the tractor. I wasn't...

So, I continue to work on the tractor. I wasn't happy with how the tube seated in the back tire and stem just didn't come up through the valve stem hole properly. I decided it was going to be a...
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-02-2020, 07:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By Whitetrash
what size shaft does it mount on?

what size shaft does it mount on?
Forum: Fabrication 04-30-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 538
Posted By Whitetrash
Minion Yellow :D

Minion Yellow :D
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-30-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 873
Posted By Whitetrash
Maybe here after a little measuring. Some are...

Maybe here after a little measuring. Some are dirt cheap some are pricey. I suspect that one will be a cheap one. https://www.zoro.com/kbmt/blower-wheels-by-size/
Forum: Machining 04-28-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 900
Posted By Whitetrash
Head over to the groundskeepers shack at the...

Head over to the groundskeepers shack at the local golf course with a six pack or some other suitable bribe. They are totally setup to sharpen reels and know how to do it right.
Forum: Fabrication 04-27-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,166
Posted By Whitetrash
Maybe here they have a lot of products to look...

Maybe here they have a lot of products to look at.
https://www.kingmetals.com/Catalog/Catalog.aspx?CatalogId=c39&CatalogDetailId=9&NSM=Y
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-24-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,126
Views: 58,771
Posted By Whitetrash
When you wake up and the only thing that doesn't...

When you wake up and the only thing that doesn't hurt is your hair. You get the been there done that T-shirt :)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-24-2020, 06:27 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,162
Posted By Whitetrash
Excellent:D

Excellent:D
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