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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-09-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 538
Posted By gimpyrobb
Maybe decades ago, but not anymore. I have both...

Maybe decades ago, but not anymore. I have both and haven't been greatly impressed by the Kennedy.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-09-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 456
Posted By gimpyrobb
What are you looking for? I have a few lawn...

What are you looking for? I have a few lawn tractor decks for parts, do you just need some of the wheels?
Forum: Machining 07-25-2019, 03:30 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By gimpyrobb
Looks sharp! I may try that with the bottom unit,...

Looks sharp! I may try that with the bottom unit, any chance you have the paint code? I already have the sandblaster.
Forum: Machining 07-21-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By gimpyrobb
Kennedy tool boxes score

So through ex-family and soured ties, luck found its way to me. Doug and Donna are moving from here in Ohio to Ga. Doug knows I am starting to do metal work so he was gracious and gave me 3 Kennedy...
Forum: Welding 07-09-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,010
Posted By gimpyrobb
Doesn't our own Jen have one? I thought I...

Doesn't our own Jen have one? I thought I remembered her haveing a thread or two about it.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-03-2019, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By gimpyrobb
I had seen that, was actually thinking about...

I had seen that, was actually thinking about adding a mini turbo to one of the motors just to see if I could. Im also scanning the craigslist to see if I can find an atv front suspension to graft on....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-28-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By gimpyrobb
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oveqF7auDIw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oveqF7auDIw
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-27-2019, 04:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By gimpyrobb
Well I pulled it out today to see what to do,...

Well I pulled it out today to see what to do, holy crap!

Either I have a monster noggin or this thing is made for a little person. So much for doing anything with it.

thanks anyway gang
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-27-2019, 10:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By gimpyrobb
Thanks Moe, that helps! Just so there is...

Thanks Moe, that helps!


Just so there is no question, this will not be used on the road for motorcycles. I plan on using while tinkering on the riding mowers we take off-road. Its a riot to see...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-26-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By gimpyrobb
While I cant say I've looked it over with a fine...

While I cant say I've looked it over with a fine tooth comb, a manufacturer label wasnt readily apparent. Ill have to look at it closer tomorrow once I get up.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-26-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 705
Posted By gimpyrobb
helmet rehab

I've an old helmet from my uncle that looks like an "easy rider" helmet. I'd like to pull the crappy foam and ripped liner out to put it back in service. Does anyone have any input on the best way to...
Forum: Fabrication 06-14-2019, 01:12 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 6,763
Posted By gimpyrobb
I never thought about it, I've got some of the...

I never thought about it, I've got some of the double pulley snatch blocks if you decide you need some. I dont think ive used them but once since ive had my wrecker.
Forum: Fabrication 05-27-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,392
Posted By gimpyrobb
Pallet jacks make life much mo' better. I...

Pallet jacks make life much mo' better.

I have a military ambulance that I pull out of the barn to access certain parts of the barn. One time pushing the ambulance back in, the rag joint broke...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-22-2019, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 773
Posted By gimpyrobb
Picked up my wobble set tonight. Might try to put...

Picked up my wobble set tonight. Might try to put a set screw in the hole meant for the detent bb.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-21-2019, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 773
Posted By gimpyrobb
It looks like I can get an impact wobble ext for...

It looks like I can get an impact wobble ext for $10, I'm pretty sure thats the route I'll go. Yes I am cheap, but dont mind spending money for quality.

A new anvil is $30 but a wobble ext is 1/3...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-20-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 773
Posted By gimpyrobb
Looking at it, its toast. I will probably just...

Looking at it, its toast. I will probably just use it as is. A new anvil is only about $40 but I am cheap. I may just make an adapter for it.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-19-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 773
Posted By gimpyrobb
Ingersoll Rand 231 half inch impact

So I got this impact gun through some trading. It works well and has good power for its size, but the C clilp on the snout is toast and doesn't hold the sockets on anymore. The nose is in rough shape...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-07-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By gimpyrobb
Yes, the area under the brick. I am fixing the...

Yes, the area under the brick. I am fixing the foundation so it doesn't leak anymore. I'm sure the pressure washer I have would cause more water in the basement that I dont want. The blaster leaves a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-07-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By gimpyrobb
Above grade. Getting ready to paint the...

Above grade. Getting ready to paint the foundation and want to seal up a few areas prior. My air is dry, its not clumping. I wasn't sure if there was a certain size of screen to use, thanks for the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-06-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 578
Posted By gimpyrobb
Siphon sand blasting

I am blasting my foundation to prep it for some tuck pointing and painting. What screens do you guys use to sift or clean the sand? I am using my blaster with the vacuum that recirculates the sand...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-27-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,262
Posted By gimpyrobb
Im impressed it didn't offee much insight, but it...

Im impressed it didn't offee much insight, but it is quite impressive option wise.

It pulled up a secondary fuel pump voltage low code, but I already knew about that. Truck still wont start...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-25-2019, 04:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,262
Posted By gimpyrobb
Decided I'm going to try the torque app. Should...

Decided I'm going to try the torque app. Should have some results tomorrow, thanks for the info gang.
Forum: Welding 04-05-2019, 05:36 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,665
Posted By gimpyrobb
I would think for that price, you'd be crazy not...

I would think for that price, you'd be crazy not to try it out. Especially if you have the option to return it!
Forum: Fabrication 03-31-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,308
Posted By gimpyrobb
A little back story, I suppose is in order....

A little back story, I suppose is in order. Myself and two other adjusters share a toolbox and its contents. I have expressed interest in purchasing my own toolbox for my own tools. Space is at a...
Forum: Fabrication 03-30-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,308
Posted By gimpyrobb
Too much slop in the joint where the ext meets...

Too much slop in the joint where the ext meets the speed wrench, not sure how thats confusing.

Anyhoo, I tried some shim stock and its better, not sure how to keep it there though.

Looks like...
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