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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-21-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,105
Posted By Windy_Acres
Traditionally, the gem relay fails,.. something...

Traditionally, the gem relay fails,.. something to swap out with a different relay ?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-15-2019, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 845
Posted By Windy_Acres
Yes, something with Moly in it, it will be a...

Yes, something with Moly in it, it will be a charcoal black,... it will say it on the tube, Mystic sells one, likely the same place you got the JT6.

I started using Moly fortified greases in the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-14-2019, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,501
Posted By Windy_Acres
If you have no luck and want to run down the...

If you have no luck and want to run down the factory flow chart, let me know.

Im running this software in a W10 machine, so there is a problem with adobe reader, and I can not access the wiring...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,105
Posted By Windy_Acres
It would occur to me that the charging system...

It would occur to me that the charging system fault indication ( if it can be taken completely at face value and is not a symptom of another failure ) light is on, that would not be related to a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-20-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,628
Posted By Windy_Acres
Most of this is classic " just because you can,...

Most of this is classic " just because you can, does not mean you should,,,... "
Forum: SFT Information 04-18-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,390
Posted By Windy_Acres
Interesting, I was talking to a guy last month,...

Interesting, I was talking to a guy last month, that worked / retired from Altofer ?,, his career was in generators, we talked about these, but he never used the term peak shaver... nice, learned...
Forum: SFT Information 04-17-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,390
Posted By Windy_Acres
The curiosity is just killing me and I got to...

The curiosity is just killing me and I got to ask, what the hell is a Kansas Peak shaver?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-17-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,194
Posted By Windy_Acres
Many careers ago, I had a 6 bay car/class 8 truck...

Many careers ago, I had a 6 bay car/class 8 truck shop. This was in the 80s, I was open 7 days a week, 3 shifts. Mostly fleet work, it was a busy place, about 95% of my parts and supplies came from a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-31-2019, 05:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 942
Posted By Windy_Acres
I used to live out of a 2002 E350 Extended Cargo...

I used to live out of a 2002 E350 Extended Cargo Diesel, and 2 identical before that. When my economy took a shit in 2007, I kept the van, its not turned a tire since then, its mothed balled, Im...
Forum: SFT Information 03-31-2019, 04:33 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,390
Posted By Windy_Acres
Watching with a distant ( literally ) interest......

Watching with a distant ( literally ) interest... Im in the deep south right now, but I am planning a " roaming " road trip in the near future... ! Im not working, just playing.. so I can swing just...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-11-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,406
Posted By Windy_Acres
Sweetness !!!! Love the pics and progress.

Sweetness !!!! Love the pics and progress.
Forum: SFT Information 10-13-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 17,026
Posted By Windy_Acres
I hope you guys are having a good time, this time...

I hope you guys are having a good time, this time last week, I was more than 80% gonna make the trip, I could use the interaction, and the trip,...

Shit went sideways for me this week, and Im just...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,867
Posted By Windy_Acres
It also occurs to me, as Ron pointed out, the...

It also occurs to me, as Ron pointed out, the body is too long for the wheel base of the truck, soo.. that long ass body/bed, when loaded, has been working against the front half of the frame as a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,867
Posted By Windy_Acres
Dodge brags about how " stiff " there new frames...

Dodge brags about how " stiff " there new frames are compared to the same sized heavy light trucks as Ford and Chevy. The word " rigid " comes to mind.

While I am no engineer, nor did I stay at a...
Forum: Fabrication 09-21-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,259
Posted By Windy_Acres
The jeep Cherokee in the back ground is a clue as...

The jeep Cherokee in the back ground is a clue as well, I watched about 60 seconds of the video,.. Id have to say, bizarre... yes, promotion, not sharing.

If I caught it right, they are assuming...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-20-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,508
Posted By Windy_Acres
Sucks to hear, your not the first !

Sucks to hear, your not the first !
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-17-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,508
Posted By Windy_Acres
Having been around the salvage business, and the...

Having been around the salvage business, and the repair business most of my life, it occurred to me, I think the first time I saw a frame-less door on a piece of equipment and had the thought " at...
Forum: SFT Information 09-14-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 17,026
Posted By Windy_Acres
Does that mean the gourmet aspect of this event...

Does that mean the gourmet aspect of this event is dead ? I thought we got together for the food and fraternizing ? What is this " welding " you speak of ?
Forum: SFT Information 09-14-2018, 08:11 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 17,026
Posted By Windy_Acres
My world is still in a flat wash,.. having said...

My world is still in a flat wash,.. having said that, if I can make it work, I will be present. Obviously I planned on making Ron's, but he went ahead and screwed that pooch..

Are we camping in...
Forum: Fabrication 08-12-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,215
Posted By Windy_Acres
My buddy down the road, makes a living, replacing...

My buddy down the road, makes a living, replacing cooling lines on GM trucks, sells engines now and again when the engine oil cooler line lets go and the driver keeps on trucking.. between cooler...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-18-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,017
Posted By Windy_Acres
You suck is in order, that said, I...

You suck is in order,

that said, I maintained a fleet of stihl saws, and have owned some over the decades... I dont like them.

I did buy a cordless model ( MSA 200 )...
Forum: Machining 05-31-2018, 07:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 660
Posted By Windy_Acres
Another " what is it used for ? "

Friend is liquidating his x-wifes late husbands " stuff " wanted to know what this is used for, I dont know.. so I thought Id ask
Forum: Fabrication 02-05-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,598
Posted By Windy_Acres
Very nice work ! thanks for sharing !

Very nice work ! thanks for sharing !
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-04-2018, 12:48 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,800
Posted By Windy_Acres
Its not spelled the same on the jug !

Its not spelled the same on the jug !
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-03-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,800
Posted By Windy_Acres
Before I got thrown the FUCK out, I was running...

Before I got thrown the FUCK out, I was running everything on semi-syn 15w40 Diesel oil, including:

2008 Honda Rancher
2008 Toyota Avalon
Every small engine on the property
Hydraulic oil for a...
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