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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Today, 08:13 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By Whitetrash
Mama's ride is done the warped rotor pulse is...

Mama's ride is done the warped rotor pulse is gone :) Upgraded to Slotted Crossdrilled rotors and Ceramic brake pads on all 4 corners :D.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 11:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Whitetrash
The only part that had me wondering was the...

The only part that had me wondering was the silicone carrier evaporating off at high temps and becoming a dry lube on the tech sheet. The Green BS didn't even pique my interest. I ended up with more...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 07:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Whitetrash
Thanks I suspected I could substitute something...

Thanks I suspected I could substitute something locally available. Just wanted to be sure. I'm upgrading while I'm doing the R/R she does OK running the mountains but trusts the brakes more than I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 02:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Whitetrash
I should mention it is used mainly between the...

I should mention it is used mainly between the brake pads and shims and a couple other sliding points.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 242
Posted By Whitetrash
Brake Caliper Grease

Getting ready to do brake R/R on Mama's Silver Bullet the recommended factory lube is Molykote M77 of course no one local carries it. They have a dozen other products in single use quantities to...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-21-2021, 09:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,737
Posted By Whitetrash
Oops, Oh dopey me as my brother used to say :o

Oops, Oh dopey me as my brother used to say :o
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-21-2021, 07:32 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,737
Posted By Whitetrash
You have more snow in Texas than I have at 8000...

You have more snow in Texas than I have at 8000 ft in the CO front range ( Not Complaining Mind You :) ) It was 60+ here today.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-19-2021, 10:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 665
Posted By Whitetrash
If you haven't figured out yet. Keith, Jack and...

If you haven't figured out yet. Keith, Jack and Greywynd have forgot more about machining than the rest of us will ever know. Terry Lingle is in the same boat too. Just add in electrical genius. The...
Forum: Welding 10-18-2021, 06:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 161
Posted By Whitetrash
I like Cyberweld that is where I purchased my...

I like Cyberweld that is where I purchased my Speedglas helmet years ago. I also use Ram welding supply based in CA as I can usually qualify for free shipping and it's pretty fast just coming from...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-17-2021, 06:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 665
Posted By Whitetrash
That is not a hard thing to make if it isn't...

That is not a hard thing to make if it isn't available. You may be able to re-use that one once it's cleaned up. You just need a square sharp edge on it and the mating shear blade it works with.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-02-2021, 11:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,250
Posted By Whitetrash
The 7.3 IDI engines were great and yes Cummins...

The 7.3 IDI engines were great and yes Cummins being wrapped in a Dodge is a major pitfall to Cummins ownership.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-02-2021, 09:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,250
Posted By Whitetrash
I'm not a fan of Powerjokes in any version and...

I'm not a fan of Powerjokes in any version and leave it at that. The Cummins will be running long after that POS has imploded.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-02-2021, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 359
Posted By Whitetrash
Chris, you need to take the torque load off the...

Chris, you need to take the torque load off the tranny which is what has it locked. You definitely have issues to deal with internally odds are. But, if you can rock it maybe with one of the 4...
Forum: Fabrication 09-29-2021, 07:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 966
Posted By Whitetrash
What if you used a garage door torsion spring...

What if you used a garage door torsion spring with just enough tension to raise the bed if you lifted up on it a little and a set of lock pins to keep it from banging around during travel.
Forum: Fabrication 09-24-2021, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 817
Posted By Whitetrash
Maybe something for handling pre-cast concrete...

Maybe something for handling pre-cast concrete items??
Forum: Machining 09-18-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,683
Posted By Whitetrash
Looks good from the Interstate Ship It! :D

Looks good from the Interstate Ship It! :D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-18-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Whitetrash
Finally got my rebuild kit for the Tillotson carb...

Finally got my rebuild kit for the Tillotson carb on the 041. Paid $8 extra for faster delivery. Took 3 extra days :mad: past initial normal status. First & Last time I choose expedited shipping. ...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-16-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 15,144
Posted By Whitetrash
Looks like you guys are on track to get it all...

Looks like you guys are on track to get it all dried in before the weather gets breezy and whatnot ;)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-12-2021, 04:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Whitetrash
Ah, you have solved the puzzle it is an adjuster...

Ah, you have solved the puzzle it is an adjuster for the chain oiler. I thought the arrows only pointed one way.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-11-2021, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Whitetrash
Thanks Matt, you know when you process problems...

Thanks Matt, you know when you process problems in your sleep. I thought about the chain oiler and I wondered if it was an adjuster for flow rate. But, the arrows on the cap only go one way ?? I have...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-10-2021, 09:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,365
Posted By Whitetrash
The New Toy Showed Up

First thanks for all the advise sorting out what to run in it Etc it is greatly appreciated. Once suggestion I really liked was Terry's and I put it into practice today. I ran two projects...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-10-2021, 08:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 733
Posted By Whitetrash
Stihl 041 AV Super

So, I started in on giving my old saw some TLC. I bought it through a NPS surplus auction years ago. I suspect it may have been a Hotshot crew saw. But, that is just a guess. It's been used hard but...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-05-2021, 10:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,087
Posted By Whitetrash
You don't really want to go lighter than a shade...

You don't really want to go lighter than a shade 10 stick welding. It's about as light as you can go and still protect your eyes. Take a look at your welding setup to gain a better look at what your...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-04-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,365
Posted By Whitetrash
Best Cleaning Solution ?

So, I ordered an ultrasonic cleaner for various upcoming projects. One of the first will be tackling the the Carb on my 041 Stihl saw. Down the road I see some BCG and pistol cleaning also. What is...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2021, 09:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,378
Posted By Whitetrash
You Officially Fucking "Suck" you all but stole...

You Officially Fucking "Suck" you all but stole it :p
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