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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-07-2021, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
It split after the fact they spun in the plastic...

It split after the fact they spun in the plastic first. The pin will stop the spinning.
Corrosion is no longer an issues as the inserts are brass the fasteners now are
18-8 stainless and there...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-07-2021, 12:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 259
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Little tractor fix.

So my after market switch for the LED work lights I added failed, likely due to corrosion, so I am replacing it with a marine grade toggle switch. Anyway like most projects they don't stay simple......
Forum: Welding 05-28-2021, 10:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 346
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
The econtig is not designed to take on any...

The econtig is not designed to take on any extras. You need to upgrade to a industrial unit, Syncrowave.
Forum: Fabrication 05-26-2021, 10:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
How about a water fire extinguisher... :rolleyes:...

How about a water fire extinguisher... :rolleyes:

You know one you fill with... wait for it... Water and then pressurized with air... :eek::eek::eek:



Norman,

You will eventually catch...
Forum: Fabrication 05-26-2021, 12:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,078
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
The sparks and heat will damage the wood. ...

The sparks and heat will damage the wood. Significantly. I will often cover
benches with sacrificial plywood or steel sheet to protect any surface I don't
want damaged.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-18-2021, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 313
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Ummm, yes it could still be the oil sensor. ...

Ummm, yes it could still be the oil sensor. Depends if the oil sensor is a NC or NO sensor.

NC normally closed
NO normally open

With a NC sensor if you unplug it you are opening the circuit...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2021, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 579
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Buy sheep, less work.

Buy sheep, less work.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
World's worst fucking product. But great...

World's worst fucking product. But great marketing.


For good reason.


I have written and signed many a letter stating that a product
is free from silicone.

And a few emails saying,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I will not let silicone in my shop due to it...

I will not let silicone in my shop due to it fucking up everything to do with
painting. Murphy's would work, sulfated oils are good options. I just try to
recommend thing that people know. ...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2021, 11:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
1. Dexron or Mercon 2. What Doc said. 3. Not...

1. Dexron or Mercon
2. What Doc said.
3. Not type F.

Tire lube, KY jelly.
Forum: Machining 05-13-2021, 11:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,154
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
If you can stand the stench... :rolleyes:

If you can stand the stench... :rolleyes:
Forum: Machining 05-13-2021, 07:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,154
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Relton is shitty snake oil, so catch up with the...

Relton is shitty snake oil, so catch up with the times.

I was recommending thing I know Jason has around the house.

Chlorinated paraffin would be the best option for him, but none
of the...
Forum: Machining 05-12-2021, 09:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,154
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Yes, if you can precut the taper on the pipe. ...

Yes, if you can precut the taper on the pipe. Also you need a good lubricant.
Sour cream works well on aluminum, no I am not joking. Also bacon grease,
lube the dies well not the pipe. ...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-05-2021, 10:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-04-2021, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Bad piston/seal in the caliper. Off to the parts...

Bad piston/seal in the caliper. Off to the parts store for a new caliper
and replacing the hose/line too. Hell I got it apart.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-04-2021, 03:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Amen... Actually I have a few friends with large...

Amen... Actually I have a few friends with large enough barns/sheds
I could call on if needed.



I was doing some other planned maintenance today, front stabilizer bar
bushings maintenance...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-04-2021, 09:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 865
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
No good deed goes unpunished...

Sooooo... Yesterday I left to do a little firearm shopping, and I get a low brake
fluid warning. So I stop and yes the fluid was low so turn around and go home,
not even a 1/4 mile. Fill up...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-29-2021, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 784
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I use a combination of RockAuto and Amazon. ...

I use a combination of RockAuto and Amazon. Basically I look up part numbers
on RockAuto and then search on Amazon. Then figure out what will be cheaper
after shipping. And if I can or want to...
Forum: Welding 04-28-2021, 12:59 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 690
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
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There's still time to register for Miller Shop Talk LIVE! This livestream event is your chance to hear Miller product...
Forum: Fabrication 04-28-2021, 09:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,841
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
As discussed the bucket is the weak link. I...

As discussed the bucket is the weak link.

I have a quick disconnect plat on my loader, same design as a skid steer.
So anything that goes on a skid steer can fit my loader. I have bale spears,...
Forum: Welding 04-26-2021, 08:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,589
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
AHP WELDS 3 YEAR WARRANTY All new AHP...

AHP WELDS 3 YEAR WARRANTY


All new AHP welders, shall be warrantied to the original owner for a period to extend for 3 years
from date of purchase against breakage, malfunction, or other unit...
Forum: Welding 04-15-2021, 10:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 944
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
1. Do they have to be dry like 7018 or other low...

1. Do they have to be dry like 7018 or other low hydrogen rods?
2. Are they dry?
Forum: Machining 04-14-2021, 10:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
That's what she said!!! :devil:

That's what she said!!! :devil:
Forum: Welding 04-07-2021, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 843
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
This is the process I followed it worked well...

This is the process I followed it worked well restoring my anvil.

I will have to look and see exactly what rod I used. No they are not cheap.
Forum: Welding 04-06-2021, 12:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,041
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Excellent, I was wondering if I was going to have...

Excellent, I was wondering if I was going to have to
head up north and sort your shit out for you. :cool:
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