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Forum: Shop & Safety 02-12-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,497
Posted By randydupree
The shop and the house will be on the same...

The shop and the house will be on the same property?
You just don't have a road across the place yet?
Forum: Machining 02-11-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,083
Posted By randydupree
I did mount the benders on a steel table,so i...

I did mount the benders on a steel table,so i could control the angles better.
Forum: Machining 02-11-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,083
Posted By randydupree
for 3/4 tubing i used to use an Imperial eastman...

for 3/4 tubing i used to use an Imperial eastman hand bender.
I used the bender everyday bending stailess or chromolly when i was in the custom wheelchair business,about 30 years ago.
Those...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-08-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,497
Posted By randydupree
I just want to clarify what i was talking...

I just want to clarify what i was talking about,the southern boys avoiding the yankees.
All of our lives the northern people have been moving into the south.
They come down and talk shit.
You...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-06-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,497
Posted By randydupree
which side of the river are you on? west or...

which side of the river are you on?
west or east?
If i ever get over that way i will stop in..
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-06-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,031
Posted By randydupree
You can't compact too much,just keep walking. ...

You can't compact too much,just keep walking.
around and around,wet it down and do it again.
You have a well yet?
You need water,get the well driller working.
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-06-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,497
Posted By randydupree
Oh yeah,i know some rednecks from NJ,good...

Oh yeah,i know some rednecks from NJ,good people,hard workers.
Its just,well,you know!
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-05-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,497
Posted By randydupree
Red,us southern boys can spot another southern...

Red,us southern boys can spot another southern boy a mile away.
We do tend to stick together,for whatever reason.
But we do make good with the few Rmacks that show up and work..
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-03-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,031
Posted By randydupree
Thats an interesting fireplace,is there a lot of...

Thats an interesting fireplace,is there a lot of that stone in the area?
How deep is the dug well?
Forum: Fabrication 02-03-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,878
Posted By randydupree
Very nice,good work!.

Very nice,good work!.
Forum: Fabrication 02-02-2019, 09:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,117
Posted By randydupree
When i take the 8' tube lights down for...

When i take the 8' tube lights down for replacement i take the bulbs and ballasts out and toss them,but i save the sheet metal "box" that all that stuff was in.
the box is 8'x4''x2'' or so,i have...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-23-2019, 10:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,336
Posted By randydupree
I had a one ton chevy in my fleet that would lose...

I had a one ton chevy in my fleet that would lose brakes on a hard left hand turn.
So,firm pedal all the time until it made a hard left turn,then the pedal would go to the floor.
No visible leak....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-23-2019, 09:45 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,538
Posted By randydupree
Smokin,the coachs i work on all came form factory...

Smokin,the coachs i work on all came form factory with a racor filter and then the detroit filter on the engine.
I have no idea who speced the Racor and racor filters come from 2 to 10...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-22-2019, 09:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,538
Posted By randydupree
OK<being dumb here,but where do you get the specs...

OK<being dumb here,but where do you get the specs on fuel filters (micron size) for a specific engine?
I have a 2000 12.7 S60 detroit,is there a book/site that lists the right filter for the engine...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-20-2019, 11:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,538
Posted By randydupree
ask his wife if its ok to use a Wix filter on his...

ask his wife if its ok to use a Wix filter on his machine,thats at your house.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-20-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 533
Posted By randydupree
Years ago i knew a guy that said when he was...

Years ago i knew a guy that said when he was working on jet engines they used Philps Milk of magnesia for AS.
Same shit you drink.
he said it dried chalky,no mess when dry.
He was retired air...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-09-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,594
Posted By randydupree
agreed.

agreed.
Forum: Welding 12-31-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,823
Posted By randydupree
I use the mig to weld them out. works every...

I use the mig to weld them out.
works every time.
Forum: Machining 12-28-2018, 06:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,435
Posted By randydupree
[QUOTE=OldRedFord;727251] No kidding,its...

[QUOTE=OldRedFord;727251]

No kidding,its pouring here,started at 11am,never stopped.
At least its warm.
Forum: Machining 12-28-2018, 08:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,435
Posted By randydupree
$50 includes shipping? It will cost 50 bucks to...

$50 includes shipping?
It will cost 50 bucks to ship that heavy thing!

He knows what its worth i suspect.

Build the shop!
Forum: Fabrication 12-21-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 566
Posted By randydupree
Magic!!

Magic!!
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-11-2018, 08:46 PM
Replies: 669
Views: 12,031
Posted By randydupree
no kidding,it rained 8 inchs here last week,and...

no kidding,it rained 8 inchs here last week,and most of the houses have a blue tarp roof.
More rain coming this weekend.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-11-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,360
Posted By randydupree
When i ran the shop for an Airco distributer...

When i ran the shop for an Airco distributer (1980-1990) the Dipstick was a hot seller.
I had one in the shop,with long leads for stick welding and a 15 foot mig gun,back then they sold everybody a...
Forum: Machining 12-02-2018, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 718
Posted By randydupree
Did the guy sleeve the axle or what?

Did the guy sleeve the axle or what?
Forum: Fabrication 11-20-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,457
Posted By randydupree
Chris is always busy!

Chris is always busy!
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