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Forum: Fabrication 01-01-2016, 11:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,156
Posted By Arbo
Top is 45, and bottom is 120 Height of plate is...

Top is 45, and bottom is 120 Height of plate is 16" plus the three inch lip at the bottom
Forum: Fabrication 10-10-2006, 09:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,029
Posted By Arbo
PTO Shaft Parts

The spring loaded pin on the PTO shaft of my rotary cutter is among the missing. I currently am using a custom made bolt to hold the shaft on the PTO of the tractor. I would like to fabricate a new...
Forum: Fabrication 06-08-2006, 12:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,083
Posted By Arbo
That looks slicker than pig snot! Good for you...

That looks slicker than pig snot! Good for you for figuring out a solution to a problem with parts on hand!
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-02-2006, 09:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,657
Posted By Arbo
Don't Touch My Sh!t!!!!!!!!!

I have two daughters, ages 10 and 8. Of course, they have friends that visit. Why is it that children must touch and turn and crank and fiddle with every knob, handle, etc in my shop? One kid...
Forum: Machining 12-19-2005, 09:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,904
Posted By Arbo
Gerstner?

No, it definately is not. But i"m pretty darn proud of how it came out. I have been meaning to get started on this project for a few years. Finally, on Thanksgiving day I started. I have been...
Forum: Welding 12-13-2005, 11:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,486
Posted By Arbo
I've seen them around, and they normally go for...

I've seen them around, and they normally go for dirt cheap. I never thought of actually using one for anything. Do these things get hot enough to heat steel red hot for bending? May be a useful...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-07-2005, 07:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,111
Posted By Arbo
When the rest of you are replacing all other...

When the rest of you are replacing all other brands, I'll still be running my METABO! :p
Forum: Welding 10-06-2005, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,609
Posted By Arbo
Thermal Arc PAK 5XR

There is a TA plasma cutter coming to auction this Saturday. The cutter does not currently work, and I was thinking of buying it if it would go cheap. Does anyone have any experience with what...
Forum: Fabrication 09-27-2005, 08:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,381
Posted By Arbo
Manure Spreader

Does anyone have any plans or ideas for a home-brew manure spreader? I need to use it for chickens, sheep, and horses. Thanks!
Forum: Fabrication 08-22-2005, 06:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,100
Posted By Arbo
The outer frame is 1.5x1.5x.125 angle iron. The...

The outer frame is 1.5x1.5x.125 angle iron. The bars are .375 solid HRS. The window and door bars are spaced 4" OC, and the divider panels have the bars spaced 3"OC. Weld process was short circuit...
Forum: Fabrication 08-21-2005, 09:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,100
Posted By Arbo
Last One...A close-up

Last One...A close-up
Forum: Fabrication 08-21-2005, 09:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,100
Posted By Arbo
Another Shot...

Another Shot...
Forum: Fabrication 08-21-2005, 09:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,100
Posted By Arbo
Here is the inside. The barred doors and windows...

Here is the inside. The barred doors and windows is what I built.
Forum: Fabrication 08-21-2005, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,100
Posted By Arbo
Horse Barn

A recent project for a customer. I built Doors, windows, and divider panels for the stalls. The first pic is an exterior view of the new barn.
Forum: Machining 07-31-2005, 09:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,045
Posted By Arbo
Doin' OK Bob. We're having some rocky times, but...

Doin' OK Bob. We're having some rocky times, but we'll get through it.
Forum: Machining 07-26-2005, 08:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,045
Posted By Arbo
Ain't It A Good Feeling...

When you lose a part to one of your tools, and instead of calling Dewalt customer service, and paying an outrageous price...You go to the trusty old lathe and chuck up a piece of 6061. In about...
Forum: Welding 07-25-2005, 07:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,235
Posted By Arbo
DialArc 250 HF

I am going to an auction on Saturday (7/30/05). They will be selling a Miller DialArc 250 HF. It has only been used as a stick machine, and there are no TIG accessories with it. I haven't seen the...
Forum: Fabrication 07-21-2005, 01:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,621
Posted By Arbo
WOW! That is a great project. I must admit, I...

WOW! That is a great project. I must admit, I browsed the pics but did not read much. What are you planning on using it for...Work, competition, show?
Forum: Welding 07-21-2005, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,497
Posted By Arbo
I see said the blind man...You got spoiled while...

I see said the blind man...You got spoiled while in PA, didn't ya? :p
Forum: Fabrication 07-21-2005, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 27,833
Posted By Arbo
1.5x.125 wall square tube would be plenty for a...

1.5x.125 wall square tube would be plenty for a frame. The only thing I would be concerned about is the fact that the barrel is only supported with one member right in the middle. It seems to me...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-21-2005, 09:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,252
Posted By Arbo
Fire Resistant Building Material

The recent thread on fire extinguishers brought this to mind.

I have another building that I am thinking about moving into for the work shop. My reasoning is to free up the garage for use as a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-21-2005, 07:45 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,889
Posted By Arbo
Congrats John!!!!!! You're no longer listless! ...

Congrats John!!!!!! You're no longer listless! Except while on official duty. :D
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-21-2005, 07:34 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 9,889
Posted By Arbo
Jack, Nice job on the report. But...You...

Jack,

Nice job on the report. But...You aren't nearly as cute as our other roving reporter. :D
Forum: Machining 07-21-2005, 07:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 37,065
Posted By Arbo
Wide, Cutter is dead on with the chuck...

Wide,

Cutter is dead on with the chuck designations from Jacobs. I don't know what the 16L stands for. Coming as an import, it could be the 16mm capacity...I'm thinking that should be close to...
Forum: Machining 07-20-2005, 07:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 37,065
Posted By Arbo
Widetrackman, Don't bother wasting any time...

Widetrackman,

Don't bother wasting any time getting the chuck off the arbor. They sell brand new arbors for less tha $20.00 a piece. My suggestion for that DP is to buy a new Jacobs 14N super...
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