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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 518
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So it is a problem when it rains. Humidity is...

So it is a problem when it rains. Humidity is playing a role somehow.


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Forum: Fabrication 10-11-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,302
Posted By toprecycler
The nylon might hold up fairly well for you. Or...

The nylon might hold up fairly well for you. Or are you planning on starting an excavation company and it will be digging 8-10 hours a day?

At least the nylon will not rust out.


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Forum: Fabrication 10-11-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 172
Posted By toprecycler
Looks good. Never can have enough rollers...

Looks good. Never can have enough rollers sometimes.


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Forum: Fabrication 10-10-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,873
Posted By toprecycler
Looks nice. Now just needs some removable wooden...

Looks nice. Now just needs some removable wooden sideboards. [emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 10-10-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 570
Posted By toprecycler
Added screen shot pic.[emoji4] 152499 ...

Added screen shot pic.[emoji4]
152499


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Forum: Welding 10-06-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By toprecycler
Added filler. It wasn’t the prettiest, but it got...

Added filler. It wasn’t the prettiest, but it got the job done. Guy texted me later and said it is working perfectly. Now he wants another one made with a smaller core circle.[emoji4]


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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-05-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 443
Posted By toprecycler
Nice work. And I remember you making videos and...

Nice work. And I remember you making videos and teaching some of those items, so at least you had an idea of how to make them. That is part of the reason you are a pro. Once a pro, always a pro.
...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-05-2019, 08:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 220
Posted By toprecycler
Wow to that! Nice find. Was it all oiled up like...

Wow to that! Nice find. Was it all oiled up like that when you got it to?
Sounds like a “You Suck” for sure.[emoji4][emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 10-04-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 8,873
Posted By toprecycler
Well, that crane isn’t going anywhere.[emoji4]....

Well, that crane isn’t going anywhere.[emoji4]. Did it work for moving the snowblower as desired?


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Forum: Machining 10-03-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 814
Posted By toprecycler
Nice. I guess you can never have too many magnet...

Nice. I guess you can never have too many magnet mounts.[emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 10-03-2019, 06:00 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 570
Posted By toprecycler
I like it. A tool made because it is needed. ...

I like it. A tool made because it is needed.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-02-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 378
Posted By toprecycler
But I think that the average MPG should be a lot...

But I think that the average MPG should be a lot higher than what it is. Hell, my 90 3/4 ton truck used to get 14-16 on the highway. Why can’t the small PT Cruiser my daughter had get less than 18...
Forum: Welding 10-02-2019, 09:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By toprecycler
The red one was spot welded together. The slice...

The red one was spot welded together. The slice blades was bent into a vee shape with part following curve of round core blade, held together with two spot welds. And the outside was just molded into...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-01-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,039
Posted By toprecycler
Yeah, the Ellis blade adjustment is a little...

Yeah, the Ellis blade adjustment is a little different.


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Forum: Welding 10-01-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 472
Posted By toprecycler
Razor blade welding

In the past I have practiced welding razor blades and pop cans to see if I could do it. Never knew I would have a paying job someday doing it.

Was welding .018” to .022” stainless steel, with the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 383
Posted By toprecycler
Nice find, and I will add a “You Suck” too. ...

Nice find, and I will add a “You Suck” too. Sometimes it does pay to be a nice guy.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2019, 07:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 685
Posted By toprecycler
If you sheared two keys, what is different now....

If you sheared two keys, what is different now. Oil low in compressor? Turning hard for some reason? Cold weather, that is not used too?

Getting old?



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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 08:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By toprecycler
Got the four cylinders back together yesterday...

Got the four cylinders back together yesterday morning. Took about and hour and 15 minutes. I had most everything prepped except for final cleaning of the barrels.
They passed shop tests at the end...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 07:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 675
Posted By toprecycler
I would guess you found this page in the link you...

I would guess you found this page in the link you provided about fusible link? https://www.wiringdepot.com/jt-t-tech-articles/Fusible-Link-Wire-FAQs


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-27-2019, 07:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 675
Posted By toprecycler
Try to buy the replacement fusible link from the...

Try to buy the replacement fusible link from the dealer, and attach it to a new wire from the battery to alternator, if you can’t find the original.


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Forum: Shop & Safety 09-27-2019, 11:30 AM
Replies: 735
Views: 23,115
Posted By toprecycler
Morton buildings

Great. Only 1 year 1 day past original date on permit. Does your county have an expiration time on building permits?


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-27-2019, 05:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By toprecycler
Thanks for the compliment. Our shop is pretty...

Thanks for the compliment. Our shop is pretty good, but there is room for improvements.

As far as the jack, we do not work on jacks. We send them out to another shop. I do not totally understand...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-27-2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By toprecycler
Yep. Sent from my iPhone using...

Yep.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-26-2019, 09:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 446
Posted By toprecycler
Honed the barrels this morning, and polished the...

Honed the barrels this morning, and polished the pistons and heads (glands to Kieth). Hopefully will get them together tomorrow morning.152327152328152329


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-26-2019, 09:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 702
Posted By toprecycler
Anyone play with 18650 batteries?

Scratch that. I just googled that battery, and think that is way too small for what I was thinking. My idea of a battery bank consisted of 300 lb 2 volts lead acid cells, connected into 12v series...
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