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Forum: Fabrication 06-11-2021, 10:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 14,109
Posted By digger doug
Me like the air drill in a toolpost set-up. ...

Me like the air drill in a toolpost set-up.
Next is to make one for the "other way" drilling radially.
Forum: Machining 06-11-2021, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 470
Posted By digger doug
Spam here often ? If your going to post, at...

Spam here often ?

If your going to post, at least try and answer the OP's question.
Forum: Fabrication 06-10-2021, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 230
Posted By digger doug
Because he is just like Kenneth Tarmac, and...

Because he is just like Kenneth Tarmac, and Herbert R. Tarlec Jr.
Forum: Fabrication 06-09-2021, 07:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By digger doug
Yup, and steel studs, they have a nasty habit of...

Yup, and steel studs, they have a nasty habit of stripping teeth on a bandsaw.
Forum: Fabrication 06-02-2021, 11:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 355
Posted By digger doug
Spam here often ?

Spam here often ?
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2021, 04:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By digger doug
I miter the corners, and on the upright welds, I...

I miter the corners, and on the upright welds, I hide then underneath.
So you don't have to grind them.
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2021, 07:51 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,160
Posted By digger doug
Gonna need some pix to see just how you pulled...

Gonna need some pix to see just how you pulled this off.....:rolleyes:

I've made many shelves with similar light weight angle, and never had a problem.
Forum: Fabrication 05-26-2021, 07:14 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,859
Posted By digger doug
The "before" pix makes me thinks it was a carny...

The "before" pix makes me thinks it was a carny hauler.....:D

I see them at the fairs all the time.

The changes you've made a quite the improvement.
Forum: Fabrication 05-26-2021, 07:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By digger doug
I've never had the need. Most everything I...

I've never had the need.

Most everything I doo is too large for a table.
Forum: Fabrication 05-26-2021, 01:26 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By digger doug
I have one that is 3' sq. and it was made with a...

I have one that is 3' sq. and it was made with a 1/4" thick top,
and angle bracing underneath. It is adequate for my usage, I don't clamp
things down to it.

Don't skimp on the top, check around...
Forum: Fabrication 05-26-2021, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By digger doug
I would suggest a project, a small welding &...

I would suggest a project, a small welding & cutting bench.
On wheels to roll outside for use.
Stick the chopsaw on a shelf underneath, put it on top for use.
Forum: Fabrication 05-25-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,859
Posted By digger doug
You could always strap 'em on the roof....Refer...

You could always strap 'em on the roof....Refer to the GNAP's "Employee Handbook" subsection "Xporting the help"...:D
Forum: Fabrication 05-25-2021, 06:49 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,859
Posted By digger doug
Many states allow passengers in a trailer, as...

Many states allow passengers in a trailer, as long is there a form of audio
communication between the driver and trailer.....Just sayin'...:D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-19-2021, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By digger doug
I don't tink you want that....:rolleyes: You...

I don't tink you want that....:rolleyes:

You doo want a normal distribution xformer, they are readily available.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-19-2021, 06:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By digger doug
Yes, I've seen them. However, they were shop...

Yes, I've seen them.
However, they were shop assembled from components.

a local machinery dealer had one made up, IIRC 30-40 kva, on a shop cart,
with input safety switch, and taps, breakers,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-18-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By digger doug
"Rev limiter" easy to buy and install....and a...

"Rev limiter" easy to buy and install....and a kill switch.
so that's 3rd level protection
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-17-2021, 02:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By digger doug
I think you need to build a Flymo riding...

I think you need to build a Flymo riding mower.....no tires to go flat, no gearboxes, belts....:D

Take a gander at this for ideas:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=soxxPyaAT1k

:D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2021, 01:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By digger doug
I will head this, and get rid of the sillycone.

I will head this, and get rid of the sillycone.
Forum: Machining 05-14-2021, 11:24 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,154
Posted By digger doug
Simple thread die or opening die head ?

Simple thread die or opening die head ?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2021, 11:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By digger doug
Interesting.....Murphy's oil soap is what the...

Interesting.....Murphy's oil soap is what the tire shops use, I use silicone spray....:rolleyes:
https://www.jtmproductsinc.net/murphy.php
Forum: Machining 05-12-2021, 02:24 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,154
Posted By digger doug
Yup, might find out your stuffing the wrong end...

Yup, might find out your stuffing the wrong end of the die first....:rolleyes:
Forum: Machining 05-12-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,154
Posted By digger doug
Landis refers to that as "Nut Action". You...

Landis refers to that as "Nut Action".

You need to force it on when turning, that's why the power threaders
have a large handle to lean into it when starting.
Forum: Welding 05-11-2021, 07:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,386
Posted By digger doug
I don't like sending money to China these days. ...

I don't like sending money to China these days.
The quality is not there, that axle is a problem, and the steel rust's very quickly.
I see them at the flea market all the time, and see those...
Forum: Welding 05-11-2021, 06:27 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,386
Posted By digger doug
Why didn't you fab up your own trailer ? In Pa....

Why didn't you fab up your own trailer ?
In Pa. (and some other states) welders, air compressors, mortar mixers, etc.
don't need licensed....
Forum: Welding 05-09-2021, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 513
Posted By digger doug
What is your plan to doo with it ?

What is your plan to doo with it ?
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