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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-26-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 436
Posted By dubby
It's been our experience that dirt just allows...

It's been our experience that dirt just allows more weeds. If I didn't have all the damn rocks, I'd consider planting a native grass ground cover to hopefully spread and drown out the weeds. I just...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-26-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 675
Posted By dubby
Hah! I wish! I did have a chance to buy one of...

Hah! I wish! I did have a chance to buy one of the HD red machines last year at a little cheaper than box store price. I was very tempted. In the end I decided I really didn't have a place to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-25-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 418
Posted By dubby
I'm not into the go fast stuff, but wouldn't mind...

I'm not into the go fast stuff, but wouldn't mind something easier on the back. Last similar vehicle I had like this was a Honda ATC200E. It was wonderful with the big fluffy tires, but I lacked...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-25-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 675
Posted By dubby
I've been on the hunt for one of these for a...

I've been on the hunt for one of these for a while as well. Looks like most of the information is the same as the last time I got tired of trying to guess which one to throw money at.

I keep...
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-25-2020, 05:31 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,206
Posted By dubby
He had a lot of fun figuring out that 3 Phase...

He had a lot of fun figuring out that 3 Phase stuff. So long as you take pictures before you move it, I think you'll be able to get it back together in at least as many pieces as he left it :D . It...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-21-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 418
Posted By dubby
This is good to know. I've seen lots of belt...

This is good to know. I've seen lots of belt issues on the Polaris buggies, but wasn't sure on the 4 wheelers. I find myself wanting one from time to time and the brand will likely be dependent on...
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-12-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,206
Posted By dubby
Did you get to test out the new grounding rod...

Did you get to test out the new grounding rod last night?!? Big metal structures like lightning I hear :D


I'd say it's great timing on the construction, and I'm glad they didn't have a chance...
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-01-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,206
Posted By dubby
At least the weather forecast has chilled out a...

At least the weather forecast has chilled out a bit. We're only supposed to get up to 99° today. Estimates earlier in the week were 103°, and as high as 110°.

I enjoy watching a good concrete...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-27-2020, 09:56 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,206
Posted By dubby
That's definitely weird, but I guess being out in...

That's definitely weird, but I guess being out in that new neighborhood they want to try and keep things on track from the beginning. Of course, some of it could be due to the lack of soil...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-26-2020, 09:55 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,206
Posted By dubby
Awesome!!! Are you going to have room for...

Awesome!!!

Are you going to have room for a drive/gate in the back?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-23-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 375
Posted By dubby
Yep, we had a similar problem on our new...

Yep, we had a similar problem on our new one--three weeks after the warranty was up. When I pulled the knob off the control it had a 'burned' spot similar to when an electrical outlet gets...
Forum: Machining 04-16-2020, 09:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By dubby
Digr makes some nice stuff! I'm still waiting on...

Digr makes some nice stuff! I'm still waiting on the pins to show up to actually try it out though. The boy has been all over that old Bronco the past couple weeks and has had some pretty good...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-06-2020, 01:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,499
Posted By dubby
Been following along on the FB. I wish my Dad...

Been following along on the FB. I wish my Dad had taken the time to show me how to go through an engine like this. I'm currently debating on how to revamp my old Bronco (1992 Fullsize). It's...
Forum: Machining 03-21-2020, 08:55 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,080
Posted By dubby
Well, he got it all put together and damn it...

Well, he got it all put together and damn it looks nice. Shot incredibly well with some $15/box fouling ammo (6.5 creedmoor) he picked up. However, there is an area in the chamber that we're not...
Forum: Machining 03-19-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By dubby
Not sure exactly how this works, but I'm game to...

Not sure exactly how this works, but I'm game to give it a go and pass it along to whoever else needs it!

I went out and looked to try and get a better idea what I'm up against, but I've needed to...
Forum: Machining 03-18-2020, 10:31 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,080
Posted By dubby
Yeah, I'm not much into building rifles or...

Yeah, I'm not much into building rifles or watching youtube videos. That's where he said he got the idea when I pressed him on the subject. In fact, in all the years I've been running my 4...
Forum: Machining 03-17-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,080
Posted By dubby
Well ain't that spiffy...

Number one shooting buddy wore out his barrel on his match gun and decided he was tired of sending them out to be replaced. He took 8 years of technical school classes in machining, CAD/CAM, trades...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 03-03-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,848
Posted By dubby
Neat, looks like it could use a little cleaning...

Neat, looks like it could use a little cleaning up. Should be a fun project!
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-29-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,682
Posted By dubby
I snapped a picture of the empty mask shelves at...

I snapped a picture of the empty mask shelves at the local Home Depot back on Wednesday and shared it on the book of faces. I've got a 40-pack of some industrial grade (non-3m) masks I bought years...
Forum: Welding 02-29-2020, 09:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,298
Posted By dubby
I've never used it or tried it, but google says...

I've never used it or tried it, but google says you can use Silicon Bronze MIG wire. I've always just soldered stuff together but hey, I'm interested to see how it works. 2# spools of the stuff are...
Forum: Machining 02-13-2020, 10:09 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,191
Posted By dubby
Throw ShopFox in there as a potential too. ...

Throw ShopFox in there as a potential too. They've updated their paint jobs to have a bit more black in them to make them stand out, but the older gear had a tendency to look like the Jet stuff.
Forum: Fabrication 02-10-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 724
Posted By dubby
Thanks for posting up and we're happy to have you...

Thanks for posting up and we're happy to have you join the crew here!

I'm sure someone will be along shortly that's familiar with the ATL area. I've got a buddy (not on SFT) who has a company out...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-24-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 970
Posted By dubby
Turn the water back on without the cartridge...

Turn the water back on without the cartridge installed and see what ya get? Are you sure the 'new' cartridge is oriented the same as the old one? I had one that was 180° once and wouldn't work but...
Forum: Welding 01-21-2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,274
Posted By dubby
Uh huh... I told ya I was suspicious

Uh huh... I told ya I was suspicious
Forum: Machining 01-21-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,027
Posted By dubby
I'm counting on it! :D

I'm counting on it! :D
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