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Forum: Fabrication 11-04-2016, 02:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,822
Posted By Snidley
good Job. Did she get extra points for the...

good Job.
Did she get extra points for the photos showing that she actually did the work?
Forum: Welding 02-18-2009, 12:03 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,309
Posted By Snidley
You do your best you can because if the customer...

You do your best you can because if the customer dosen't think they have received value for their money - they might just try that other guy down the road.
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-28-2008, 11:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,092
Posted By Snidley
Going to miss some of the interesting repairs you...

Going to miss some of the interesting repairs you had to do. Good luck in the future projects, after all, you will still have a yard full of equipment to look after. Downsized projects are still...
Forum: Fabrication 02-27-2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 23,948
Posted By Snidley
I came across this site/ad/video for a non...

I came across this site/ad/video for a non hyraulic splitter.

More costly but seems to work well, with high output. www.supersplit.com They give a pretty good discription of how the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-27-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,467
Posted By Snidley
The metal cold saws seem to run around 1300-1500±...

The metal cold saws seem to run around 1300-1500± rpm's. You can't use the cold blades on a regular chop saw. Best to get some premium abrasives.
Forum: Machining 11-27-2007, 12:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,509
Posted By Snidley
If your dealer made the same (or close)offer, I'm...

If your dealer made the same (or close)offer, I'm sure that there would be plenty of interest from many members about purchasing one. :D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-10-2007, 12:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,048
Posted By Snidley
You can always cut a doorway out. Then how fancy...

You can always cut a doorway out. Then how fancy a door you want afterwards is up to you.
Forum: Welding 08-29-2007, 01:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,189
Posted By Snidley
The Arcair K2000 is rated for 450 amps Max. ...

The Arcair K2000 is rated for 450 amps Max. Also dosen't require a large volumn of air like the bigger models- min. 40 lbs psi @ 8 CFM. Great size for light to medium duty use.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-24-2007, 09:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,264
Posted By Snidley
In addition to the great view from up there - How...

In addition to the great view from up there - How about the ride getting up and down? Hope the wind isn't up. :eek:
Forum: Fabrication 07-17-2007, 12:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,628
Posted By Snidley
Who was commanding the U boat at the time?

Who was commanding the U boat at the time?
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-09-2007, 01:16 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 24,296
Posted By Snidley
Handy helper you've got there. Good luck...

Handy helper you've got there.

Good luck with the new shop. Just as a note: a 28' x 32' shop sounds good, but how much stuff do you have to put in there. Because you know that it dosen't take...
Forum: Fabrication 06-25-2007, 04:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,509
Posted By Snidley
but can he pick up a six pack of those for the...

but can he pick up a six pack of those for the shop ....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-12-2007, 09:00 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,139
Posted By Snidley
Great, now he's going to pillage by the bucket...

Great, now he's going to pillage by the bucket load. :rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 04-12-2007, 08:53 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,027
Posted By Snidley
Very good Jim. I'll have to keep that in mind if...

Very good Jim. I'll have to keep that in mind if I ever need to make small rings.
Forum: Fabrication 04-04-2007, 10:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 5,927
Posted By Snidley
We do the same as Dalek. When it's time to...

We do the same as Dalek. When it's time to change the cutting edge around you just cut off the old bolts, turn it around and attach with new bolts. No painting necessary. :p
Forum: Fabrication 03-30-2007, 09:54 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 19,185
Posted By Snidley
How about - Bender!

How about - Bender!
Forum: Fabrication 03-14-2007, 12:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,763
Posted By Snidley
Ask them what they might like to make. ...

Ask them what they might like to make.

Otherwise - Garden Art. It dosen't have to be perfect and Grandma and Grandpa will love it anyways. Best to try to keep it simple such as boot scraper,...
Forum: Welding 03-05-2007, 10:03 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 8,309
Posted By Snidley
Digr: When the carbide/steel backed patches...

Digr:

When the carbide/steel backed patches wear down and it's time to put some new ones on - do you grind/cut the old ones off or just weld the new ones on top?
Forum: Fabrication 03-05-2007, 09:34 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,798
Posted By Snidley
Tom just likes using the hacksaw so later on he...

Tom just likes using the hacksaw so later on he can show off his muscled drinking arm to the bar maids. :D
Forum: Fabrication 02-19-2007, 01:46 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,365
Posted By Snidley
With a recessed base, will make a nice drink...

With a recessed base, will make a nice drink holder
Forum: Fabrication 01-31-2007, 05:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,707
Posted By Snidley
While that may work - you can;t do that when it's...

While that may work - you can;t do that when it's cold. Will freeze up on you and it's like trying to weld looking through a ice cube.

Best thing is to use a cold weather anti-fog such as for...
Forum: Fabrication 11-27-2006, 11:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,949
Posted By Snidley
Same as mentioned previously for the excatavtor...

Same as mentioned previously for the excatavtor bucket you fixed - they will get a lot more wear, if for a few extra $$ they get you to put some hardfacing on the edges of the blade.

It will be a...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-24-2006, 01:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,659
Posted By Snidley
A Little paint and it will still turn heads when...

A Little paint and it will still turn heads when you show up in a classic like that.
Forum: Welding 11-10-2006, 10:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 11,095
Posted By Snidley
If they are in fine working order - you can get...

If they are in fine working order - you can get up to 400 amps out of them.
up to 300 at 100% duty and 400 - 60% duty.

Without buying any new leads, just use what you have and adjust amps...
Forum: Fabrication 11-07-2006, 01:17 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,949
Posted By Snidley
You also might recommend that for the long run -...

You also might recommend that for the long run - a little extra cost in putting some hardfacing on the cutting edge and teeth will go a long way.
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