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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-23-2021, 10:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,051
Posted By Sberry
Is it a new machine? I have heard some older...

Is it a new machine? I have heard some older small feeders came with 20 ends but i never saw one. Never owned a piece had one. Main point i was maki g is why they are used. Really doesnt have much...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2021, 07:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,233
Posted By Sberry
Especially aluminum wheels. This is why they...

Especially aluminum wheels. This is why they come up with all this "dry" nonsense and why they want torque wrench. The wrench is slow and gradual, impacts fat and hit and wedge the nut in the cone...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2021, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,051
Posted By Sberry
I have written a bit about recepts here and even...

I have written a bit about recepts here and even 15 and 20 but I doubt anyone much cares and they think they know already so its kind of pointless, but.
2- A are used on equipment ends to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2021, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,051
Posted By Sberry
I use the 5$ pack unless I need a back wire. I...

I use the 5$ pack unless I need a back wire. I have used them by the 100's and cant recall replacing one wasnt busted. I believe the green dot on the hospital one indicated insulated grounding.
...
Forum: Fabrication 09-22-2021, 07:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,783
Posted By Sberry
The work circuit is not grounded to the chassis...

The work circuit is not grounded to the chassis or not sposed to be. There is no problem with them hooked to the same bench, my shop has a common weld ground system and several machines connected to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-23-2021, 05:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,233
Posted By Sberry
The thing about the grounds has been around since...

The thing about the grounds has been around since they made those and didnt know what to blame it on. Sounded logical I guess but never found it to fix any problem in those trucks.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-17-2021, 07:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,233
Posted By Sberry
We rarely use it, we use common penetrating spray...

We rarely use it, we use common penetrating spray for most threads. Same for electric connections. It keeps water out from the start.
Forum: Welding 07-03-2021, 08:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,392
Posted By Sberry
One time 3 months, about 300 all position full...

One time 3 months, about 300 all position full pen tested welds and guy comes out one morning says. We never tested you
Forum: Welding 07-01-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,392
Posted By Sberry
In my case the business agent sent me to the job...

In my case the business agent sent me to the job as a welder, I signed a W4 and ran the coupons. Even welded for a week before they figured o9ut I never tested,, ha
Forum: Fabrication 07-01-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,018
Posted By Sberry
I liked the rig,,, and you right,,, I dont got to...

I liked the rig,,, and you right,,, I dont got to stop by.
Forum: Fabrication 06-24-2021, 10:47 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,018
Posted By Sberry
Ifn I was to win the lucky lotto the tool man...

Ifn I was to win the lucky lotto the tool man would starve, you could hear my shit hittlng the floor and me dialing the scrap man.
Forum: Fabrication 06-24-2021, 10:43 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,018
Posted By Sberry
Its ok to look at, its great for some people. I...

Its ok to look at, its great for some people. I like the haul rig and if I was gonna build one might start with cooler trailer, insulated, put big saddles on it for waste, water and LP, genset...
Forum: Welding 06-24-2021, 10:29 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
Ya got to wonder,,, says he got "certified" at...

Ya got to wonder,,, says he got "certified" at some class he took you figure maybe a guy should figure out it aint working right, out of gas on the wrong polarity plugged in a trouble light. Had...
Forum: Welding 06-24-2021, 10:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
I was in a place that had 120 the other day and...

I was in a place that had 120 the other day and it would have worked but needed a cord anyway and having a nice chunk 50 ft long was able to reach to an outlet at panel vs tag on to the circuit was...
Forum: Welding 06-24-2021, 10:12 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
You gotta do what you gotta do but I really dont...

You gotta do what you gotta do but I really dont care for going to other peoples houses and work on crap. I can,,, and I dont. Been years since I did that and wouldnt have except it was for friends. ...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 05:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
I use customer power but I plug a Max in on 120V....

I use customer power but I plug a Max in on 120V. I can do other things and would have when I was a sprout but now I dont wanna fiddle with all of that crap.
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
Its kind of neat as it has reduced the cost of...

Its kind of neat as it has reduced the cost of circuits, some cases cheaper to buy new machine than upgrade electric and can even spin wire off the same spool as general circuits. Certainly use the...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
I wire one of my first outlets with 12 mc cable a...

I wire one of my first outlets with 12 mc cable a while back. The guy has a problem with electric but he has 2 modern machines and I chop 100 in half and give him where needed despite his attempts...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 11:04 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
This is for diy types anyway but,,, I was a slow...

This is for diy types anyway but,,, I was a slow learner and my apprenticeship was rather poor. I am good enough copy and design guy it makes me passable and no one really knows I dont know. I am...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 08:11 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
Who woulda thunk it.

Who woulda thunk it.
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 07:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
You can try. There is a lot I dont know, should...

You can try. There is a lot I dont know, should be pretty easy to teach me something about it.
Forum: Welding 06-23-2021, 06:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
Feel free to elaborate. What does that mean?

Feel free to elaborate. What does that mean?
Forum: Welding 06-22-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
Lots of you guys, maybe even most are lots...

Lots of you guys, maybe even most are lots smarter than I am. Only reason I even know anything about the fundamental circuit design for cord and plug connected equipment is I ask till I finally get...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-22-2021, 09:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,275
Posted By Sberry
There is a plant here, can get graded for 20 a...

There is a plant here, can get graded for 20 a ton. I get it in pallet boxes.
Forum: Welding 06-22-2021, 08:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,309
Posted By Sberry
There was 1 a wile back suggesting to do as he...

There was 1 a wile back suggesting to do as he did, run number 4 and an 80 so its good for all his welders. His reasoning was that the breaker only protects the building wire. It must be difficult...
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