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Forum: Shop & Safety Today, 06:31 PM
Replies: 5
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Nice haul. Never can have enough clamps.[emoji4] ...

Nice haul. Never can have enough clamps.[emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 12:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By toprecycler
+1 on infloor receiver. Had several smaller...

+1 on infloor receiver. Had several smaller Bender’s like that at old job too. One was a hossfield #1, that I think I only used once in fifteen years. The # 2 was the main go to bender.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 12:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 10,537
Posted By toprecycler
Never seen one like that, but it should produce...

Never seen one like that, but it should produce clean air for sure, being designed for the medical field.

I remember about 30 years ago at an government surplus auction buying a compressor...
Forum: Shop & Safety Yesterday, 12:13 PM
Replies: 747
Views: 23,827
Posted By toprecycler
Some of this chipboard these days is pretty...

Some of this chipboard these days is pretty durable. I remember reading info on a pile being installed in a house that it was weather resistant for 180 days or so. Meaning it could be put down for...
Forum: Fabrication 10-18-2019, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By toprecycler
How big of handles do you have for it? I had...

How big of handles do you have for it? I had multiple from 2’ to 6’. Just grab as big as one needed. If I remember right. If you have the main arm at 9 o’clock from the main pin, the swing arm would...
Forum: Fabrication 10-17-2019, 04:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 379
Posted By toprecycler
It all depends on what you are bending. At my...

It all depends on what you are bending. At my last job, we had a #2 bender that was mounted on a roll around cart, that was about 2’x 3’. The cart held all the dies and pins and the hydraulic pack....
Forum: Fabrication 10-16-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,419
Posted By toprecycler
Looks like it’s going to be very handy.[emoji4] ...

Looks like it’s going to be very handy.[emoji4]


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Forum: Welding 10-15-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By toprecycler
Filtered because of welding in semi-finished or...

Filtered because of welding in semi-finished or finished houses. It was a cheap fix instead of buying long hoses, and would keep the smoke from going all thru the house. Plus, sometimes it was in the...
Forum: Welding 10-14-2019, 11:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,492
Posted By toprecycler
The more I thought about it, and after doing a...

The more I thought about it, and after doing a test piece at home on a piece of wood,
And due to the fact I would have to haul the heavy Lincoln Square wave 175 in and figure out a power plug, and...
Forum: Welding 10-14-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 435
Posted By toprecycler
It works. I have attached furnace filters to a...

It works. I have attached furnace filters to a 20” box fan in the past to help keep smoke down.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By toprecycler
So it is a problem when it rains. Humidity is...

So it is a problem when it rains. Humidity is playing a role somehow.


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Forum: Fabrication 10-11-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,419
Posted By toprecycler
The nylon might hold up fairly well for you. Or...

The nylon might hold up fairly well for you. Or are you planning on starting an excavation company and it will be digging 8-10 hours a day?

At least the nylon will not rust out.


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Forum: Fabrication 10-11-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By toprecycler
Looks good. Never can have enough rollers...

Looks good. Never can have enough rollers sometimes.


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Forum: Fabrication 10-10-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,222
Posted By toprecycler
Looks nice. Now just needs some removable wooden...

Looks nice. Now just needs some removable wooden sideboards. [emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 10-10-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By toprecycler
Added screen shot pic.[emoji4] 152499 ...

Added screen shot pic.[emoji4]
152499


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Forum: Welding 10-06-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By toprecycler
Added filler. It wasn’t the prettiest, but it got...

Added filler. It wasn’t the prettiest, but it got the job done. Guy texted me later and said it is working perfectly. Now he wants another one made with a smaller core circle.[emoji4]


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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-05-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 790
Posted By toprecycler
Nice work. And I remember you making videos and...

Nice work. And I remember you making videos and teaching some of those items, so at least you had an idea of how to make them. That is part of the reason you are a pro. Once a pro, always a pro.
...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-05-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 254
Posted By toprecycler
Wow to that! Nice find. Was it all oiled up like...

Wow to that! Nice find. Was it all oiled up like that when you got it to?
Sounds like a “You Suck” for sure.[emoji4][emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 10-04-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,222
Posted By toprecycler
Well, that crane isn’t going anywhere.[emoji4]....

Well, that crane isn’t going anywhere.[emoji4]. Did it work for moving the snowblower as desired?


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Forum: Machining 10-03-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 922
Posted By toprecycler
Nice. I guess you can never have too many magnet...

Nice. I guess you can never have too many magnet mounts.[emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 10-03-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 667
Posted By toprecycler
I like it. A tool made because it is needed. ...

I like it. A tool made because it is needed.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-02-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 433
Posted By toprecycler
But I think that the average MPG should be a lot...

But I think that the average MPG should be a lot higher than what it is. Hell, my 90 3/4 ton truck used to get 14-16 on the highway. Why can’t the small PT Cruiser my daughter had get less than 18...
Forum: Welding 10-02-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By toprecycler
The red one was spot welded together. The slice...

The red one was spot welded together. The slice blades was bent into a vee shape with part following curve of round core blade, held together with two spot welds. And the outside was just molded into...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-01-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,446
Posted By toprecycler
Yeah, the Ellis blade adjustment is a little...

Yeah, the Ellis blade adjustment is a little different.


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Forum: Welding 10-01-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By toprecycler
Razor blade welding

In the past I have practiced welding razor blades and pop cans to see if I could do it. Never knew I would have a paying job someday doing it.

Was welding .018” to .022” stainless steel, with the...
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