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Forum: Fabrication 02-20-2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 379
Posted By mccutter
Sorry for your loss, Bill... :( Well done on...

Sorry for your loss, Bill... :(

Well done on the "casket" on such short notice. Is there any kind of covering on the inside?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-17-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,484
Posted By mccutter
I think all of the dirt on the floor will quickly...

I think all of the dirt on the floor will quickly soak up any spills... :rolleyes:



How is the other side? Click and Clack used to joke about the "avalanche of envy" used parts have for a new...
Forum: Welding 02-17-2021, 02:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 359
Posted By mccutter
I had a PM255 for a brief period of time. Picked...

I had a PM255 for a brief period of time. Picked it up mainly for resale and the 300sf tank it came with. I'm a blue boy at heart...

I had a Prince spoolgun that worked OK with the Lincoln, bought...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-10-2021, 09:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,047
Posted By mccutter
I say you go to a local store and buy another one...

I say you go to a local store and buy another one for $20 or so. Give one to the boy. WhoTF only has ONE DVOM nowadays? :rolleyes: ;)
Forum: Fabrication 02-10-2021, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,223
Posted By mccutter
I was thinking the same but I am far from an...

I was thinking the same but I am far from an engineer. :o You did mention having to offset a hole because of a reinforcement--was that a piece of embedded rebar? :confused:

On a positive note, I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-31-2021, 01:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,902
Posted By mccutter
A plasma cutter is one of those things that if...

A plasma cutter is one of those things that if you have it, you will use it.

For example, say you are cutting up some scrap from an old trailer. You can use up a bunch of gas and then have to...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-31-2021, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 618
Posted By mccutter
Do a local search of your region. Or take your...

Do a local search of your region. Or take your chances with WISH... :D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-30-2021, 10:41 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,047
Posted By mccutter
I like scratch's idea of a 9v battery to power....

I like scratch's idea of a 9v battery to power. That is what I use to test automotive bulbs and LEDs. The batt connectors will have to be acquired.

A deep cycle 12v would probably power them all...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-29-2021, 02:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By mccutter
Thinking about it, I could probably use a piece...

Thinking about it, I could probably use a piece of Corian as a backing for the CCTV cams in the soffit. :)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-27-2021, 02:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By mccutter
I have a couple CCTV cams I need to mount. They...

I have a couple CCTV cams I need to mount. They have since moved up the list... :)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-26-2021, 06:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By mccutter
Pulled a few of the larger pieces out of the...

Pulled a few of the larger pieces out of the dumpster. Maybe some cutting boards in the future.

In other dumpster news, we have been having a problem with scumbag "handymen" dumping their shit in...
Forum: Welding 01-24-2021, 03:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 378
Posted By mccutter
Sort of looks like a Profax, page 112-115....

Sort of looks like a Profax, page 112-115. Catalog pdf LINK (https://profax-lenco.com/catalog/) (NOTE: 62Mb!) I have a NIB 1106 rheostat if needed.
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-23-2021, 10:26 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 24,639
Posted By mccutter
Good to see your persistence and perseverance is...

Good to see your persistence and perseverance is paying off, Jen! https://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums/images/icons/icon14.gif

Sometimes you gotta make a drive (or two) to get the job done... ;)...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-17-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 811
Posted By mccutter
Looks like a "w i s h" item... :rolleyes: You'll...

Looks like a "w i s h" item... :rolleyes: You'll need to carry a level so you can make sure it is on perfectly level ground otherwise I'd say it looks tippy as hell, especially extended! :eek:

PS:...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-17-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By mccutter
Question New Corian Scraps--What Are They Good For?

New Corian Scraps--What Are They Good For? :confused:

One of my neighbors has literally a TON of this stuff from a hospital job. Looks to be 1/2" thick. These are just the smaller pieces! :eek:
...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-12-2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,520
Posted By mccutter
I have had a need for such a tool before and...

I have had a need for such a tool before and happen to have a couple hundred rivnuts from an auction lot. The zamazon link Matt posted had another link to a tool with various rivnuts and mandrels for...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-11-2021, 03:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By mccutter
Smile Still have a case of 'em left... (4' LEDs)

I've been using up these 4' LEDs bought a few years back as mentioned in this THREAD (https://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=48786). They were discontinued because they weren't...
Forum: Machining 01-04-2021, 03:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,211
Posted By mccutter
How far from the open ends of the tube do the...

How far from the open ends of the tube do the holes need to be? A simple "knock-out" punch might be an option. Fluent in standard AND metric, it sounds to me like you are making "sloppy" 1" holes......
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-31-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 309
Views: 60,839
Posted By mccutter
I see that new shelf on your back wall getting...

I see that new shelf on your back wall getting filled quickly. :) I'm still eyeing some "up" space left in my shop. :D I've done a good job with the occasional culling of boxes when I need room. The...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-30-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 1,317
Views: 99,127
Posted By mccutter
Although I admire your efficiency, I think the...

Although I admire your efficiency, I think the foam will have been money well spent in the long run. At least the ceiling before you put the strips up...

I've seen one of those foam machines not...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-30-2020, 03:03 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 24,639
Posted By mccutter
I'll mention it to him. ;) His daughter's (my...

I'll mention it to him. ;) His daughter's (my cousin's) husband has family in upstate NY and they used to up in the summers. CV cancelled last summer. Although spry (and born in Boston) I don't...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-29-2020, 06:19 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 24,639
Posted By mccutter
PS: looking at your load sheet, IF I was an...

PS: looking at your load sheet, IF I was an inspector I might question your need for a 400A service as it almost seems 200A will do ya. I understand it will be initially cheaper in the long run to...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-29-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 24,639
Posted By mccutter
Sounds like he is just CHA. Electrical Codes are...

Sounds like he is just CHA. Electrical Codes are to prevent hackjobs, and I'm sure he has seen his share of "questionable" HO wiring jobs to/in outbuildings. So everyone is guilty by association. All...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-25-2020, 06:20 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,663
Posted By mccutter
I can see a 5gal pail on a milk crate to catch...

I can see a 5gal pail on a milk crate to catch the drippings. Having the chainfall handy certainly gives you options! :)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-15-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,598
Posted By mccutter
This is when you go over your neighbor's house...

This is when you go over your neighbor's house and see if you can find the rest of the missing parts...
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