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Forum: Fabrication Today, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By digger doug
So the workshop is called the "Bash-a-torium" ? ...

So the workshop is called the "Bash-a-torium" ?
or with the deadblow hammers, the '"Bonk-a-torium"....:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Today, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 191
Posted By digger doug
I suspect the Op is building some welded steel...

I suspect the Op is building some welded steel sockets to hold the wood I-joist's
Forum: Welding 03-01-2021, 11:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,526
Posted By digger doug
Are you un-biased in that recommendation ?

Are you un-biased in that recommendation ?
Forum: Welding 03-01-2021, 06:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 271
Posted By digger doug
IIRC Campbell Hausfield came out with one years...

IIRC Campbell Hausfield came out with one years ago,
probably made by century.
Forum: Fabrication 02-21-2021, 07:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 506
Posted By digger doug
"OSB, Bondo & duct tape".....:D

"OSB, Bondo & duct tape".....:D
Forum: Fabrication 02-21-2021, 07:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By digger doug
I like this part....The global warming nutz keep...

I like this part....The global warming nutz keep thinking we are progressing to hell.

Looks like only 13f this time, 9f late 1980's.

Sad to say, it looks like we are improving....but don't want...
Forum: Fabrication 02-21-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 506
Posted By digger doug
I think you did very well. I was talking...

I think you did very well.

I was talking with a person that worked at a funeral home on the side.
He told me the Jewish tradition was simple pine, and IIRC no nails/screws.
Forum: Fabrication 02-20-2021, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By digger doug
Did it fail when powered and frozen ? Is...

Did it fail when powered and frozen ?

Is there a groove worn from a seal or bearing failure ?

You would be surprised how the charpy numbers of some steel
drops off at 20f.
Forum: Fabrication 02-20-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 664
Posted By digger doug
I'm intrigued now....what does this machine doo ?

I'm intrigued now....what does this machine doo ?
Forum: Fabrication 02-19-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 947
Posted By digger doug
Boss plows....funny story. About 1995 my friend...

Boss plows....funny story.
About 1995 my friend started selling them here in Erie.
I was looking at a couple of them sitting on pallets, in the summer,
ready for the fall rush season.

I could...
Forum: Welding 02-19-2021, 01:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 246
Posted By digger doug
1. how did it break ? 2. will the weld are be...

1. how did it break ?
2. will the weld are be supported ?

i would suggest preheat, and some fancy rod (like "super missle weld")
Forum: Fabrication 02-17-2021, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By digger doug
Looks like an identical copy, I wonder if the...

Looks like an identical copy, I wonder if the electronics is the same (note the linde one says "Westinghouse Canada" on it)
Forum: Fabrication 02-03-2021, 06:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By digger doug
Yup, and these will run a plasma as well. ...

Yup, and these will run a plasma as well.

For those that can't herd electrons on a screen very well.....:rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 02-02-2021, 11:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 718
Posted By digger doug
No more excuses from the "I can't doo C.N.C." crowd...

Of all the electric eye machines, these were about the best, and IIRC parts
may still be available.

https://hgrinc.com/productDetail/Welding/Used-L-tec-L-tec-Cm-40-Plasma-Cutter/11200420007/
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-01-2021, 08:15 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 702
Posted By digger doug
Where ever that might be......:rolleyes:

Where ever that might be......:rolleyes:
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-31-2021, 12:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 702
Posted By digger doug
You'll find a supplier "in the...

You'll find a supplier "in the mountains".....:rolleyes:
Forum: Welding 01-27-2021, 09:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,548
Posted By digger doug
MckeanMachinery had an industrial sized O2...

MckeanMachinery had an industrial sized O2 separator for the longest time
for sale IIRC $1500, and I think it was made in the Platypus's backyard.

It's been sold now, can't find the listing...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-26-2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By digger doug
You really don't have any idea what your...

You really don't have any idea what your blathering on about.....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-23-2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By digger doug
I think it will work fine. Why does everyone...

I think it will work fine.
Why does everyone list their compressor as "tank size" ?

Assume a 5 hp t-30 two stage unit ?

remember, going down, it won't take much pressure.

And your duty...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-22-2021, 07:37 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,026
Posted By digger doug
^^^Yup. Get a electric hoist made for a...

^^^Yup.

Get a electric hoist made for a crane. I picked up a used "David Round" cable winch, have not used it yet, but it was under $200.

Doo you have compressed air available ? 1/2-2 ton air...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-17-2021, 11:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,006
Posted By digger doug
I only buy ethanol free for my gas cans, use it...

I only buy ethanol free for my gas cans, use it in the small power equip, and in a pinch as emergency vehicle gas.

Yes, it's much more money.

Until the ethanol free became common, I have read...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-17-2021, 08:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 826
Posted By digger doug
Pin is easy to remove & replace. Bushing or...

Pin is easy to remove & replace.
Bushing or "wallered out hole" not so much.

Put a hardened bushing (look a drill bushing for cheap source)
in hole, use softer (but tough) pin.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-12-2021, 07:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By digger doug
Google "Del Monox system" they use a catalyst...

Google "Del Monox system"
they use a catalyst to convert CO to CO2.

That's probably what you saw on the compressor.
Forum: Machining 01-11-2021, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 900
Posted By digger doug
You pay extra to have them hauled inside the...

You pay extra to have them hauled inside the truck.....:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-11-2021, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 949
Posted By digger doug
That's for AIR...not OXYGEN. Doo NOT mix the...

That's for AIR...not OXYGEN.

Doo NOT mix the two.
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