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Forum: Fabrication 07-13-2007, 07:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,213
Posted By AZCoyote
Bob, you want to design your roller with the...

Bob, you want to design your roller with the rollers as close as possible. From your photos, it looks like the smallest ring you will be able to roll will be very large. Even when you roll arches...
Forum: Fabrication 06-09-2006, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,400
Posted By AZCoyote
Turns out this press is a 1930's era rated at...

Turns out this press is a 1930's era rated at just under 18 tons.

Should be fun.... :D
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 06-09-2006, 04:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,499
Posted By AZCoyote
The more burners the better. Just valve each one...

The more burners the better. Just valve each one so you can shut down the ones you don't need. Also, use good refractory material like Kaowool and always finish up with a layer of ICT-100. The ICT...
Forum: Fabrication 06-06-2006, 10:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,400
Posted By AZCoyote
I would have loved to see that Cutter. Sure...

I would have loved to see that Cutter. Sure doesn't sound OSHA approved. :D Of course neither is this press.

I've got a little info on it. I've talked to a few Machine shops that make...
Forum: Fabrication 06-05-2006, 08:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,400
Posted By AZCoyote
Thanks Barry, Power is not the problem. ...

Thanks Barry,

Power is not the problem. That will be a piece of cake. I will probably find the best place for a motor to go and fab a bracket. Hopefully I can use existing bolt holes because I...
Forum: Fabrication 06-05-2006, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,400
Posted By AZCoyote
Niagara #3 Punch Press

Hey everyone. I have not posted for awhile but I lurk in from time to time. My forum in more art related and i've got a tool question that I hope you guys might be able to help me with. I bought...
Forum: Fabrication 03-30-2006, 12:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 22,536
Posted By AZCoyote
I make lot's of tooling out of UHMW. I cut every...

I make lot's of tooling out of UHMW. I cut every bit of it on a miter or table saw. A bandsaw will take forever unless you have a very agressive blade. UHMW is designed to be abrasion resistent so...
Forum: Fabrication 03-30-2006, 12:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 16,191
Posted By AZCoyote
Cutter, This roller is similar to mine...

Cutter,

This roller is similar to mine except mine is powered by a 24" hand wheel and I use a bottle jack to apply pressure to the center roller from underneath the machine. This makes...
Forum: Fabrication 02-14-2006, 10:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,809
Posted By AZCoyote
Then he's selling his work to the wrong people! ...

Then he's selling his work to the wrong people! :D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-14-2006, 10:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,503
Posted By AZCoyote
Actually, yes. :confused: I threw out my old...

Actually, yes. :confused: I threw out my old shop shoes a few months ago and started wearing a different pair of old leather sneakers. They both have rubber soles though. Could that really be it?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-10-2006, 10:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,503
Posted By AZCoyote
I always wear leather gloves. Yes I have an...

I always wear leather gloves.

Yes I have an ohm meter. What should I test?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2006, 10:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,503
Posted By AZCoyote
Well not exactly. I have used it on my steel...

Well not exactly. I have used it on my steel welding table that is grounded. I assumed this would get it done but it didn't. I will give it a try though..
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2006, 06:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,503
Posted By AZCoyote
Volatage meter? Its not electricity from the...

Volatage meter?

Its not electricity from the wall, its static. I doubt I'll meet Saint Pete :D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2006, 05:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,263
Posted By AZCoyote
No Alfredo, actually he was an idiot! And if his...

No Alfredo, actually he was an idiot! And if his ears were burning two days ago, it was because I was cussing up a storm at him as 84 oz of compressor oil was running all over my shop.

The first...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2006, 04:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,503
Posted By AZCoyote
Shocking Belt Sander

I have a 2" x 48" belt sander with a Baldor motor that gets a lot of use in my shop. For some reason, all of a sudden, Its been shocking the crap out of me. I only use steel on it and you can see...
Forum: Fabrication 01-19-2006, 11:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,476
Posted By AZCoyote
Bob, that's exactly what he did. The process is...

Bob, that's exactly what he did. The process is called "drawing out" When you draw out steel, you always work it from two sides on an anvil. So you are actually make a square bar that gets thinner...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-10-2006, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,081
Posted By AZCoyote
http://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums/showthread.php...

http://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1305&highlight=henrob
Forum: Welding 12-27-2005, 12:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,763
Posted By AZCoyote
I don't know about this one. Since the two...

I don't know about this one. Since the two parent metals are not heated enough to fuse them together, there is no need to match the filler rod. (??) The only real reason I know of is for color...
Forum: Fabrication 12-21-2005, 04:39 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 30,231
Posted By AZCoyote
Very cool cutter. There is a lot to be said...

Very cool cutter. There is a lot to be said about those that can look at an object and see something else. Great job!
Forum: Fabrication 11-21-2005, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,678
Posted By AZCoyote
What are the chances of getting a copy of that...

What are the chances of getting a copy of that page? I love to have old catalogs of the tools I own.
Forum: Fabrication 11-21-2005, 10:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,678
Posted By AZCoyote
No kidding! Whats also amazing is that I own...

No kidding! Whats also amazing is that I own just about every tool that was designed to cut metal. Some of them big bucks! And none of them are as fast, clean (mess wise), or versatile as this...
Forum: Fabrication 11-20-2005, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,678
Posted By AZCoyote
Edwards No.5 Shear

This is an old Edwards shear I got cleaned up. It weighs 200 #'s and is now mounted on steel casters and fits into my bench. My bench weighs 1200#'s so it keeps it held down nicely. I can roll it out...
Forum: Fabrication 11-20-2005, 09:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,606
Posted By AZCoyote
The end! It works really good and the box cuts...

The end! It works really good and the box cuts the noise in half. Its filled with soundboard, carpet, and a few layers of plywood.

http://www.innovationaliron.com/imagehost/DSC00728
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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-31-2005, 05:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 4,736
Posted By AZCoyote
That's one of the nicest home built presses i...

That's one of the nicest home built presses i have seen. You should be very proud of that. Great Job!
Forum: Fabrication 10-18-2005, 05:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,606
Posted By AZCoyote
New update: Mechanically it's finished. I threw...

New update: Mechanically it's finished. I threw about 50lbs of scrap iron in it and it tumbles with no problems. Its unbelievably loud! Even with the poly tank. I think when I build the large...
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