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Forum: Machining 11-29-2016, 01:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,529
Posted By RancherBill
There are two schools of thought. First there are...

There are two schools of thought. First there are people who hand grind their drills. I was like you and had a bunch of dull drills. I watched videos bought jigs etc to solve the problem. I was...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-18-2016, 09:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,795
Posted By RancherBill
It's a hay barn!!! Its' only for ag...

It's a hay barn!!! Its' only for ag applications. I am pretty sure if you ever got into an insurance claim for anything other than ag stuff, they would disallow the claim. Unless you are storing...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-17-2016, 01:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,795
Posted By RancherBill
Run away Run away!!! They are telling you...

Run away Run away!!!

They are telling you absolute BS. Building codes are the MINIMUM standards for where you live. Wind load is a very important spec. If they are built the "same way' it is...
Forum: Machining 11-12-2016, 10:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,796
Posted By RancherBill
Maybe for you, but for mere mortals it doesn't...

Maybe for you, but for mere mortals it doesn't work !

I frequently get this message.

136590

I am posting links occasionally instead of fiddly and reducing picture sizes to post.

PS the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-11-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 23,271
Posted By RancherBill
Didn't you turn in the Ski Hill to the county...

Didn't you turn in the Ski Hill to the county last year for a sign or something?
Forum: Fabrication 11-08-2016, 12:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,966
Posted By RancherBill
To me they look like a reamer to open holes....

To me they look like a reamer to open holes. Maybe just to temporarily open holes for lacing in leather or canvas.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-04-2016, 10:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,657
Posted By RancherBill
I question whether the deck will take any. I...

I question whether the deck will take any. I really don't see it penetrating into oiled wood.

Where did you get untreated posts? I haven't seem them in years.
Forum: Fabrication 10-30-2016, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,070
Posted By RancherBill
Based on Cavalry's post I looked for the part...

Based on Cavalry's post I looked for the part numbers.

Here's a good pic from all angles. The trick to me would be getting 35mm bar (close to 1 3/8") the rest seems easy.
136325


You can...
Forum: Machining 10-16-2016, 11:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,480
Posted By RancherBill
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lPNqn8LU4Q

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2lPNqn8LU4Q
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-10-2016, 12:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,013
Posted By RancherBill
This sounds like a great project. I think...

This sounds like a great project.

I think I'd write a 3-4 page outline for the book along with a detailed outline for one chapter and then actually write the chapter. Then I could get some input...
Forum: Fabrication 10-04-2016, 11:46 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 14,442
Posted By RancherBill
It looks easy to use and with repeatable results....

It looks easy to use and with repeatable results.

http://www.ttmc.cn/video/Universal_Bender_UB-100A_vieo.html
Forum: Welding 09-23-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,766
Posted By RancherBill
Nice, You Suck!:)

Nice, You Suck!:)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-19-2016, 01:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 904
Posted By RancherBill
This may be the manual for the product. ...

This may be the manual for the product.
http://www.vacon.com/ImageVaultFiles/id_3252/cf_2/Vacon-CX-Multi-Purpose-II-Application-Manual-Ud182.PDF
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-19-2016, 12:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,036
Posted By RancherBill
I get how water can end up in the pan and how it...

I get how water can end up in the pan and how it will 'boil' out fit you run an engine for a period of time.

Are you saying that the oil additives 'corrode' or that the suspended iron within the...
Forum: Fabrication 09-19-2016, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,769
Posted By RancherBill
Matt, what do you need to know about the welder? ...

Matt, what do you need to know about the welder? I really know nothing about them, but over the years, all the wiring diagrams and operating manuals have been pretty much the same.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-11-2016, 12:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,745
Posted By RancherBill
I thought Craftsman tools were warranteed in...

I thought Craftsman tools were warranteed in perpetuity for deliberate abuse:confused:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-08-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,657
Posted By RancherBill
What did you use to caulk them? I did eaves...

What did you use to caulk them? I did eaves trough like this and they leaked at all the joints in 3-4 years. I subsequently found out there is a specific caulk to join them. It's what the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-29-2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,135
Posted By RancherBill
I'm not an expert, so I looked at mine. I have a...

I'm not an expert, so I looked at mine. I have a similar looking Taiwan grinder that is 4 Amp and it uses a 75 ufd / 125 vac cap. Yours is 3.8 amp, so it's probably close enough if nobody has a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,068
Posted By RancherBill
Gerry it's confusing as heck. I've looked at this...

Gerry it's confusing as heck. I've looked at this before.

Your world is different than my world. My son told me that Calgary gas is 'better' than Edmonton gas. In Calgary all the fuel comes from...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-21-2016, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,372
Posted By RancherBill
This seems to be a clever idea. The squirrely...

This seems to be a clever idea. The squirrely thing is he has a patent and a website for 6 years and yet you still can't easily buy them. I have some reservations, but it is different.
...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-20-2016, 11:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,422
Posted By RancherBill
That's a good idea. Also, I know a guy who...

That's a good idea.

Also, I know a guy who had his truck wrapped in vinyl that looks like carbon fibre. I think he paid $3000 CDN so about $2400 usd. I'm sure your wife would like a cool...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-20-2016, 11:08 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,422
Posted By RancherBill
If you are adventurous, look at Canadian trucks. ...

If you are adventurous, look at Canadian trucks.

My wife used to work with a lady who's husband did nothing but buy Canadian trucks and ship them to the US. He would send a semi car hauler full...
Forum: Machining 08-18-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,352
Posted By RancherBill
In your example of the 4 parts, are they randomly...

In your example of the 4 parts, are they randomly sized or do they sequentially creep larger/smaller? My initial thought is that the table tilt / rotate mechanism has slop somewhere.
Forum: Machining 08-16-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,008
Posted By RancherBill
That's a great list. I recognise some of the...

That's a great list. I recognise some of the names and I am really looking forward to checking out the others.
Forum: Machining 08-15-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,625
Posted By RancherBill
Maybe this will work. THere is a bunch of stuff...

Maybe this will work. THere is a bunch of stuff for Acme threads that is 3/8-10. Acme might be alright in wood. It's a start for you to poke around if it might work.
...
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