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Forum: Welding 07-21-2019, 03:01 AM
Replies: 15
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Posted By mccutter
If the price is right and it works, then yes,...

If the price is right and it works, then yes, I'll take it. But according to the info sheet there are inverters inside...

If I was in immediate need, there is one on WalMart website... :rolleyes:...
Forum: Welding 07-19-2019, 08:47 PM
Replies: 15
Tig
Views: 851
Posted By mccutter
Unhappy HF wheel spinning...

Regarding the ProTIG 200 that is beckoning me, I talked to a lady that has been at this HF for a number of years. Brought her to the clearance nook WAY in the back of the store. Explained the logic...
Forum: Welding 07-17-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Tig
Views: 851
Posted By mccutter
Here are pics of the Vulcan ProTIG 200 I...

Here are pics of the Vulcan ProTIG 200 I mentioned above. It is NOT a current offering. There may be one on clearance in your local store, I don't know. It is probably transformer-based as it has...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 07-17-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By mccutter
Feel free to post up pics of your project. We use...

Feel free to post up pics of your project. We use on-site hosting here--the FAQs will tell you all about it...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-17-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 522
Posted By mccutter
I agree with the others in that you are probably...

I agree with the others in that you are probably talking about Grainger. Yes, they needed Sales Tax ID and FEIN to create an account. They didn't ask about firstborn but I offered up my wife to seal...
Forum: Fabrication 07-16-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 779
Posted By mccutter
Chevy made a "long" water pump and a "short"...

Chevy made a "long" water pump and a "short" water pump for the SBC. I think the short was for earlier (60s) cars. And brackets were different between the two. I don't know if that is the case with...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 07-16-2019, 10:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By mccutter
If chain passes test, be sure to have customer...

If chain passes test, be sure to have customer sign some kind of waiver to limit your liability. It is sad that this is something one has to be worried about in this day and age... :(

BTW, Welcome...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-13-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 475
Posted By mccutter
UPDATE: Nevermind, I didn't read your entire...

UPDATE: Nevermind, I didn't read your entire post. :o As for harness issues I have nothing other than good ol' tracing harness routine...

My first thought was fuel pump. Yes, they just "go",...
Forum: Welding 07-11-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 15
Tig
Views: 851
Posted By mccutter
But since he IS single (and young?), he could get...

But since he IS single (and young?), he could get a used Dynasty 200, then spend a little extra and get a water-cooled torch setup (#20). That setup will last the rest of his life... You might find...
Forum: Welding 07-10-2019, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Tig
Views: 851
Posted By mccutter
My local HF has a 200A AC/DC TIG hi-freq. machine...

My local HF has a 200A AC/DC TIG hi-freq. machine in the clearance section I've been eyeing. It is the "new" orange Vulcan brand, probably what you are referring to. It appears they are moving away...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-06-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,492
Posted By mccutter
Hook a load such as a lightbulb up to the...

Hook a load such as a lightbulb up to the "output" of the relay then power test and see if the light comes on...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-24-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,053
Posted By mccutter
Maybe more OT than ORF or maybe less OT... ;) ...

Maybe more OT than ORF or maybe less OT... ;)

While on the subject of tranny oils, VW and BMW (and others) use an "automatic" transmission called a "DSG", Direkt-Schalt-Getriebe or "Direct Shift...
Forum: Fabrication 06-23-2019, 12:39 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,854
Posted By mccutter
If I was closer I'd be happy to take your bike...

If I was closer I'd be happy to take your bike out for you and coax the demons out of it... :devil: But I agree with toning/tuning it down if it makes it more enjoyable to ride.

If you want to go...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-22-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,053
Posted By mccutter
What is "line wash"? :confused:

What is "line wash"? :confused:
Forum: Fabrication 06-20-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By mccutter
What are you using for pushing the graver? Wood...

What are you using for pushing the graver? Wood hammer?

I'm sure you know you could buy something new from a catalog but maybe you could mount a vise on a Lazy Susan?

I wonder if a tat gun...
Forum: Welding 06-17-2019, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Posted By mccutter
Looks to be in good condition and...

Looks to be in good condition and well-maintained, who cares how old (within limits ;) )... AC/DC too! :)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-15-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,492
Posted By mccutter
Do you have an electrical diagram?

Do you have an electrical diagram?
Forum: Welding 06-11-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,372
Posted By mccutter
This is the most vintage unit I've had in my shop...

This is the most vintage unit I've had in my shop in a while. $33 OTD from an auction. 70s-80s vintage, made in Taiwan. Cleaned it, took it apart, cleaned connections and lubed it. Replaced the lead...
Forum: Fabrication 06-10-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,579
Posted By mccutter
Shouldn't you be flying it upside-down? ;)

Shouldn't you be flying it upside-down? ;)
Forum: Fabrication 06-10-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,579
Posted By mccutter
Any Caddy parts on it? :D

Any Caddy parts on it? :D
Forum: Fabrication 06-09-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,579
Posted By mccutter
Wait... You have TWO of these? :confused:

Wait... You have TWO of these? :confused:
Forum: Fabrication 06-06-2019, 01:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 14,154
Posted By mccutter
THIS ^^^^. I had one for a few years. Used it...

THIS ^^^^. I had one for a few years. Used it once. I'm pretty sure I broke even when I sold it for $80. Not a bad unit for what it is. I would bolt mine to an old desktop (on the ground) for...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-29-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By mccutter
I meant to point out how I had a nice "pointy"...

I meant to point out how I had a nice "pointy" bolt already to use as the pusher... Metric bolt for a metric car!
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-29-2019, 08:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By mccutter
It is a wiper arm removal tool. I have a...

It is a wiper arm removal tool. I have a "special" tool from one of the trucks but only succeeded in bending it. :rolleyes: Wiggled and rocked and twisted and tapped but the arm still wouldn't come...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-28-2019, 03:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By mccutter
What is it going to do? Special Tool Fab...

What is it going to do? Special Tool Fab...

Needed to make a tool. I thought I'd see if anyone can figure out what it is for. I'll give it a day for wrong guesses or correct answers then update....
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