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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-14-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 412
Posted By MetalWolf
seems to me it's a yearly throw away expense for...

seems to me it's a yearly throw away expense for a lot of folks just about every year you will see dishwashers set out on side of the road for disposal or supposedly working and take it for free just...
Forum: Fabrication 11-12-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,550
Posted By MetalWolf
Here is what I said!

Here is what I said!
Forum: Fabrication 11-07-2019, 02:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,550
Posted By MetalWolf
Jack, not saying they aren't an improvement! But...

Jack, not saying they aren't an improvement! But what little improvement there is does not warrant the high price... IMO.

When I needed a thinner wall socket I just turned down the original pro...
Forum: Fabrication 11-02-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,550
Posted By MetalWolf
the icon line is nothing more than a slightly...

the icon line is nothing more than a slightly upgraded version of the Pittsburg
nothing more so why pay a lot more for the icon when they still carry the nice polished chrome Pittsburgh :confused:
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-28-2019, 02:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 645
Posted By MetalWolf
The color in the shadow on the wall behind it is...

The color in the shadow on the wall behind it is a little off ;)
Forum: Welding 10-20-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,295
Posted By MetalWolf
I have that exact model and it works great have...

I have that exact model and it works great have had it a few years but paid I think around 350ish for mine at home depot so far it has not failed me and consumables are cheap as they can be gotten I...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-19-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 645
Posted By MetalWolf
Now ya just got to go with this below as a...

Now ya just got to go with this below as a comedic sense of humor nothing more...

"Mexicans" Oh geez You almost scared the crap out of me...:eek::devil::devil:
We call it here "Mexicans with a...
Forum: Fabrication 10-18-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,144
Posted By MetalWolf
Yep, both better ideas... sad to say I never...

Yep, both better ideas... sad to say I never thought of that myself, for sure will save the drilling and tapping time...:D

Thanks for the idea guys for future use, Ifin I can remember it with this...
Forum: Fabrication 10-18-2019, 05:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,144
Posted By MetalWolf
just use a piece of 1/4" flat stock weld it to...

just use a piece of 1/4" flat stock weld it to square tubing grind it or polish it to what ever look ya want driil it and tap it... works out well for me
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-17-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 732
Posted By MetalWolf
+1 x 100 I would say check for movement in...

+1 x 100

I would say check for movement in and out on all your components that run off your belt/s or misalignment of one of the pulleys, tensioner, water pump, PS, etc. that is where you will...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-16-2019, 08:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 732
Posted By MetalWolf
Are these bearings not sealed bearings? If...

Are these bearings not sealed bearings?

If they are sealed bearings replacing them with quality American or German made bearings is the ticket. sealed bearings are not meant to be greased they...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-16-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 327
Posted By MetalWolf
Sounds like it needs to spend a little more time...

Sounds like it needs to spend a little more time inside ;) especially after all the time-consuming work and rigging to get that handle out and working again.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-13-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 973
Posted By MetalWolf
run a tem ground from the truck to the trailer if...

run a tem ground from the truck to the trailer if that solves your problem ook for broken or corroded ground wires to truck frame and grounds on the trailer. but possibly all in the trailer not wired...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By MetalWolf
Does your truck have front and rear ABS? If not...

Does your truck have front and rear ABS? If not it has a proportioning valve.
but either way, I would bank on it being the master cylinder over an ABS
and your ABS light will be on if the master is...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By MetalWolf
I should have been more specific between (A) and...

I should have been more specific between (A) and (B) systems (A) being vacuum booster system and master.

only two things left is the master and the proportioning valve And I would seriously doubt...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By MetalWolf
Is your truck equipped with (A) Master cylinder...

Is your truck equipped with (A) Master cylinder braking system Or (B) A hydro booster braking system...?

Some of the Chevy and GMC 2500HD came out with hydro-boost brake system

If (A) master...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-11-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By MetalWolf
+1 Live an learn, Live an learn...;)

+1
Live an learn, Live an learn...;)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-09-2019, 09:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By MetalWolf
Not trying to be mean here but bro! you're...

Not trying to be mean here but bro! you're spinning your wheels with the repair on that Head, and just setting your self up for disaster in the near future if you use it.

I know lots of machine...
Forum: Welding 10-08-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 566
Posted By MetalWolf
The target backing and frame re a request from my...

The target backing and frame re a request from my buddy and his.
they had just a plywood sheet set against the fence, and not that they do a lot of shooting or anything like that but just used it...
Forum: Welding 10-06-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 566
Posted By MetalWolf
Target board frame

I spent a little off time from working on a customer's truck waiting on parts to come in so I decided to start a project I've been commissioned to do. lol by the same customer... project plan is to...
Forum: Welding 10-06-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 654
Posted By MetalWolf
Ron, I have the largest one they sell, and I can...

Ron, I have the largest one they sell, and I can tell you it is really nice unit.
with lots of storage but it is very heavy by its self and then once you add the bottles it quite a bit heavier. But...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-06-2019, 09:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By MetalWolf
I would agree with all here on this issue in the...

I would agree with all here on this issue in the ideas of sealers and methods

But you did take a very good pic. I don't know if anyone else noticed this. but here it is the reality of it.

The...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 994
Posted By MetalWolf
You can take that same fusible link you buy and...

You can take that same fusible link you buy and cut out the fusible link down at the starter and replace it there... otherwise you're bypassing one of the batteries. and just fusing from the one...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2019, 04:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By MetalWolf
That's a good technical bulletin... I've had this...

That's a good technical bulletin... I've had this on some other trans issues come up for other customers trans shops want 2 to3 k saying they need rebuilding when it was only the two parts I and...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 547
Posted By MetalWolf
Check Or Just replace the transducer and solenoid...

Check Or Just replace the transducer and solenoid governor ;);) 129 temp indicates is no slippage, slippage would create much higher temps very quickly
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