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Forum: Machining 11-19-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By Ironman
If you want 'just a drill' look for a Nider...

If you want 'just a drill' look for a Nider gearhead drill. I have a Nider NI64 and I am real happy with it.
All gear drive from 50 rpm to 1300, by gears and 2 speed motor.
Its Swedish, and is...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-18-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,288
Posted By Ironman
Smoking strawberry leaves?:devil:

Smoking strawberry leaves?:devil:
Forum: Machining 11-18-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 439
Posted By Ironman
Is your bid the 41 Euro?:) If you want to...

Is your bid the 41 Euro?:)

If you want to cut key ways, I think the Wrong Flu machine would be better and more rigid. And you can control the depth of the key way much better. Keep on having those...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-18-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,288
Posted By Ironman
Have you checked his profile? not an engineer,...

Have you checked his profile? not an engineer, new to metalwork, and is a Safety Nazi.
And a Onterrible asshole from the east. I'm thinking it's time to block him. No redeeming social value.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-17-2020, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By Ironman
It's just pregnant, you will have a lot of little...

It's just pregnant, you will have a lot of little triple A batteries soon.:)
Forum: Fabrication 11-17-2020, 03:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 744
Posted By Ironman
Well, he is an engineer:D

Well, he is an engineer:D
Forum: Fabrication 11-17-2020, 10:02 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 744
Posted By Ironman
Belts do not work well below 500 rpm. Roller...

Belts do not work well below 500 rpm.
Roller chains and gears do.
Speed reduction in a small package is hard to do with belts/chains compared to gears.
And yeah, threepiece you are right about...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-16-2020, 09:12 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 55,832
Posted By Ironman
Looks fine, John

Looks fine, John
Forum: Machining 11-16-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 314
Posted By Ironman
That's what they call surface rust. Underneath is...

That's what they call surface rust. Underneath is good steel:devil:
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-09-2020, 08:36 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 55,832
Posted By Ironman
John, I get a kick out of the Irish ways. Here we...

John, I get a kick out of the Irish ways. Here we would call your 9x2, a 2x10.

A rough sawn 2x10 is actually 2"x10", but after kiln drying and planing, it is whittled down to 9.5"x1.5" and we...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-09-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Ironman
They have an unloader which is switched on when...

They have an unloader which is switched on when the oil pressure comes up. I put in a solenoid controlled by a delay relay I set for 10 seconds.
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-08-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 80,435
Posted By Ironman
Duct tape will work fine, unless he busted the...

Duct tape will work fine, unless he busted the fan. They are brittle plastic. Looks like the fan housing is cracked. That'll require Gorilla glue.
It's amazing that they want so much for a piece of...
Forum: Machining 11-08-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,483
Posted By Ironman
Kevin, that pin is called a Dutch Key. Very...

Kevin, that pin is called a Dutch Key.
Very effective. They are usually threaded, a setscrew would be good in your case. It prevents both turning and coming out of the hole.
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-08-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,288
Posted By Ironman
Huh? I thought there was a little water wheel...

Huh?
I thought there was a little water wheel in the wall generating electricity, waste water out the ground pin:D....I musta over engineered the idea.:rolleyes:
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-07-2020, 11:14 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,288
Posted By Ironman
I have a 100 ton Enerpac, and I don't know where...

I have a 100 ton Enerpac, and I don't know where the 2" plate comes in.
As a non-engineer, I tend to copy the engineering done by a company making good stuff.
For instance, my uprights are 4" X...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-06-2020, 11:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 614
Posted By Ironman
I would suggest using a hand hydraulic pump and...

I would suggest using a hand hydraulic pump and hooking it up to the bottom of the cylinder and pump it out by hand.
I have done it with a cylinder water filled, and used water in a cheap grease gun...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-06-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 548
Posted By Ironman
I did this to mine on the Quincy build, and put...

I did this to mine on the Quincy build, and put in a delay relay set for 10 seconds to keep the valves lifted till the motor is up to speed and oil is distributed.Then it starts pumping.

That has...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-03-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By Ironman
Yes, great job Randall. I noticed the junk...

Yes, great job Randall. I noticed the junk accumulating and wondered why. Now I know:D
Concrete and layout of pillars should not be done by tweakers or cheapskates.
A fuckup is forever in concrete.
Forum: Fabrication 11-03-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 558
Posted By Ironman
Very nice work, Ole Dog. I do like ornamental...

Very nice work, Ole Dog.
I do like ornamental iron a lot.
Forum: Fabrication 11-02-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,056
Posted By Ironman
As the builder laid the I beam on it's side, now...

As the builder laid the I beam on it's side, now the channel is filling with bark and sawdust, laying a slider plate overtop of the Beam to guide the pushplate, that way means that every stroke...
Forum: Machining 11-01-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,343
Posted By Ironman
Just for shits and giggles, I wanted to see how...

Just for shits and giggles, I wanted to see how badly Amazon would screw Canadians on this item...
Forum: Fabrication 10-31-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,056
Posted By Ironman
Raising the cylinder was my first thought, too. ...

Raising the cylinder was my first thought, too.
You did not say what steel was bending other than the obvious Mickey Mouse brand push plate. I would suggest welding a slider plate onto the base...
Forum: Machining 10-29-2020, 05:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By Ironman
It's amazing how the Wuhan virus attacks the lazy...

It's amazing how the Wuhan virus attacks the lazy bone.:rolleyes:
Glad you got some. I could have pried loose 4-5 from my stock, but no way I have 8.
Forum: Machining 10-28-2020, 08:57 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,267
Posted By Ironman
Looks like you got'er done to me.

Looks like you got'er done to me.
Forum: Machining 10-26-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 759
Posted By Ironman
Even though they use sheetmetal nuts there is...

Even though they use sheetmetal nuts there is room for a thicker nut.
I did the same as you, to change the bolthears from a15mm wrench to 14mm(9/16")
They will work just fine.
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