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Forum: Fabrication 01-15-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,807
Posted By kiwi
No permits are required. The ideas are great. It...

No permits are required. The ideas are great. It seems that the simplest and cheapest solution would be to use the steel beams. Any other suggestions about construction or any alternate proposals...
Forum: Fabrication 01-14-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,807
Posted By kiwi
Small Bridge

Hey Guys,
I’m trying to help a buddy out. He has a large ditch that currently has a mediocre crossing over it. Presently it becomes impassable when there is a heavy rain. His plan is upgrade the...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 09-29-2016, 08:17 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 11,603
Posted By kiwi
Jenn, No offense meant here, the borax goes a...

Jenn,
No offense meant here, the borax goes a long way like you said. I can't understand why you would want to spend your time and up to $100 in equipment to make anhydrous borax when it is so...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-26-2016, 12:23 AM
Replies: 297
Views: 49,792
Posted By kiwi
David, Maybe these drawings will help. ...

David,
Maybe these drawings will help.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-23-2016, 08:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,558
Posted By kiwi
Andy, Has your wife seen it? :D:D

Andy,
Has your wife seen it? :D:D
Forum: Welding 09-22-2016, 08:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,998
Posted By kiwi
Glad to be of assistance. :):)

Glad to be of assistance. :):)
Forum: Welding 09-21-2016, 11:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,998
Posted By kiwi
+1 on the vacuum caps. This is the easiest fix. ...

+1 on the vacuum caps. This is the easiest fix.

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Forum: Machining 09-14-2016, 07:32 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,240
Posted By kiwi
Here is some 1" 4140 for sale. ...

Here is some 1" 4140 for sale.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Alloy-4140-Steel-Solid-Round-1-x-36-3H2-/172328120834?hash=item281f8e7202:g:iksAAOSwAL9UkHPR
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-11-2016, 09:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,566
Posted By kiwi
Hey Andy would something like this work? ...

Hey Andy would something like this work?

http://nacogdoches.craigslist.org/for/5744067481.html
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-10-2016, 11:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,464
Posted By kiwi
Hey Dubby, What happened to "Mr dark-thirty"...

Hey Dubby,
What happened to "Mr dark-thirty" did he not show up?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-10-2016, 08:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,779
Posted By kiwi
Chris, The gutters look really good. At least...

Chris,
The gutters look really good. At least the roofline is low, that makes installation a lot better.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,204
Posted By kiwi
Shade, Chill out.... All I did was post a quote...

Shade,
Chill out.... All I did was post a quote from a MSDS sheet.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2016, 08:08 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,204
Posted By kiwi
Hey Guys, I did a little research and...

Hey Guys,
I did a little research and discovered Seafoam only has three components! That surprised the heck out me.

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Forum: Fabrication 08-28-2016, 07:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,619
Posted By kiwi
Dubby, That technology is pretty amazing. Is...

Dubby,
That technology is pretty amazing. Is that program very expensive?
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-27-2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,834
Posted By kiwi
Jenn, Did you give him the appropriate feedback...

Jenn,
Did you give him the appropriate feedback for his eBay account?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-27-2016, 09:32 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,204
Posted By kiwi
The Hey Shopmonkey, I hate to tell you that...

The Hey Shopmonkey,
I hate to tell you that Seafoam is around 25% isopropanol which is isopropyl alcohol. I don't know if that has any ill effects, but I use it also.
Forum: Machining 08-24-2016, 02:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,112
Posted By kiwi
Tackit, I found a review on the drill bits you...

Tackit,
I found a review on the drill bits you were interested in. A grade eight bolt is included in the video.

Part 1

https://youtu.be/kmnJo7ibrBA

Part 2

https://youtu.be/-QE0VYpjuY4
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-23-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,087
Posted By kiwi
Thanks for the quick reply. The truck never sits....

Thanks for the quick reply. The truck never sits. It gets driven at least four times a week. The problem is she usually doesn't have to drive far (15 miles per trip). I hope it did not do any harm to...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-23-2016, 05:19 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 49,792
Posted By kiwi
P

David,
I commend you on not paying. His work is beyond shoddy and you should get what you pay for. The worst case you have to pay him to the best is you don't. Just don't let him intimidate you and...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-23-2016, 04:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,087
Posted By kiwi
Oil Change

My wife does not put many miles on her vehicle. It's been a while since she had her oil changed. When she does it's a filter and Mobil 1. The dealership got on to her because it had been 14 months...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-22-2016, 10:28 PM
Replies: 297
Views: 49,792
Posted By kiwi
David, Have you heard any more from the...

David,
Have you heard any more from the concrete guy?
Forum: Welding 08-22-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,125
Posted By kiwi
LW, I'm fairly certain the plug in your 1995...

LW,
I'm fairly certain the plug in your 1995 S10 differential is a 3/8" square drive.
Forum: Welding 08-22-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,125
Posted By kiwi
LW, What kind of truck were you working on?

LW,
What kind of truck were you working on?
Forum: Machining 08-21-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,462
Posted By kiwi
Brian, Just out of curiosity besides being the...

Brian,
Just out of curiosity besides being the boss/owner what are his qualifications? Is he a machinist, welder or an engineer? How does he know how long repairs should take? Could he do those...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-18-2016, 08:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,120
Posted By kiwi
Hey Jenn, That's a better example of the linear...

Hey Jenn,
That's a better example of the linear path I was referring to in my previous post. That appears to be more controlled.
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