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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming Today, 09:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 49
Posted By randydupree
Kitchen knife wanted

I have a friend thats helped me a lot in recent years.
I have a hand made kitchen knife that i use daily,and she loves it.
My wife gave it to me for xmas (its not going anywhere!)
But i would...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-17-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By randydupree
I bought a new cordless Mil sawzall for home...

I bought a new cordless Mil sawzall for home depot,it quit after an hour or so and i simply took it back to Home depot,got a refund and then went to their tool depart and got another one,its been...
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-16-2019, 08:09 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 13,632
Posted By randydupree
I think wire size and cost has to come into this...

I think wire size and cost has to come into this somewhere too.
I bought portable shop lights on sale at Costco and i used cheap extension cords from Horrible freight to connect them,just plugged...
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-15-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 13,632
Posted By randydupree
By the time you get the building built there will...

By the time you get the building built there will be some new fancy shit that makes power!
Sorry Tim,you left the door wide open!
Forum: Fabrication 03-14-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 738
Posted By randydupree
you guys are good!

you guys are good!
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-13-2019, 09:54 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 506
Posted By randydupree
this ground drys out fast and is as hard as...

this ground drys out fast and is as hard as woodpecker lips in a day or so.
all we need is for a break in the rain cycle.
Forum: Fabrication 03-12-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 629
Posted By randydupree
carol bought me a custom knife for my birthday...

carol bought me a custom knife for my birthday (and since i do all the cooking) and its awesome,except the handles a little small for me.
I have 3x hands,its hard to find gloves for me.
But a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-10-2019, 05:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 804
Posted By randydupree
RED, most of the wandelodges have 2...

RED, most of the wandelodges have 2 inverters,mostly for extra battery charging and redundancy.
The inverter people say you can run a roof air off of an inverter but it really does not work so...
Forum: Fabrication 03-09-2019, 07:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 629
Posted By randydupree
I am so jealous,you guys that are making knifes...

I am so jealous,you guys that are making knifes so impress me.
I would learn how to do it if i had good shoulders,but i don't!
Very,nice!
Now tell me about the taters.
Forum: Fabrication 03-08-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 775
Posted By randydupree
I'm going to say most of the guys here have built...

I'm going to say most of the guys here have built lots of stuff and never looked at any drawings or anything else.
They did pay attention to gantry cranes,wreckers,truck cranes,home made...
Forum: Machining 03-06-2019, 06:15 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,582
Posted By randydupree
Hes young!

Hes young!
Forum: Machining 03-06-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,582
Posted By randydupree
I'll buy the legs off of it.

I'll buy the legs off of it.
Forum: Machining 03-06-2019, 06:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,582
Posted By randydupree
too big!!

too big!!
Forum: Fabrication 03-04-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 758
Posted By randydupree
how smooth is the area where the tube (pipe)...

how smooth is the area where the tube (pipe) goes?
Machined smooth?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-22-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 383
Posted By randydupree
I always tell everyone to never drive near a...

I always tell everyone to never drive near a motorhome, to stay way back!
You would not believe the stories i could tell you.

Even the younger rv guys are scary, guys that have never done a...
Forum: Welding 02-19-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,504
Posted By randydupree
OK,i'm wrong,never thought about the food grade...

OK,i'm wrong,never thought about the food grade part of it.
carry on!
Forum: Welding 02-19-2019, 09:21 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,504
Posted By randydupree
once you get your beer glasses on it will look...

once you get your beer glasses on it will look good.
does it leak?
if no leaks,run it.
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-12-2019, 08:30 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,253
Posted By randydupree
The shop and the house will be on the same...

The shop and the house will be on the same property?
You just don't have a road across the place yet?
Forum: Machining 02-11-2019, 08:49 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,535
Posted By randydupree
I did mount the benders on a steel table,so i...

I did mount the benders on a steel table,so i could control the angles better.
Forum: Machining 02-11-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,535
Posted By randydupree
for 3/4 tubing i used to use an Imperial eastman...

for 3/4 tubing i used to use an Imperial eastman hand bender.
I used the bender everyday bending stailess or chromolly when i was in the custom wheelchair business,about 30 years ago.
Those...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-08-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,253
Posted By randydupree
I just want to clarify what i was talking...

I just want to clarify what i was talking about,the southern boys avoiding the yankees.
All of our lives the northern people have been moving into the south.
They come down and talk shit.
You...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-06-2019, 10:56 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,253
Posted By randydupree
which side of the river are you on? west or...

which side of the river are you on?
west or east?
If i ever get over that way i will stop in..
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-06-2019, 10:54 PM
Replies: 676
Views: 13,632
Posted By randydupree
You can't compact too much,just keep walking. ...

You can't compact too much,just keep walking.
around and around,wet it down and do it again.
You have a well yet?
You need water,get the well driller working.
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-06-2019, 10:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,253
Posted By randydupree
Oh yeah,i know some rednecks from NJ,good...

Oh yeah,i know some rednecks from NJ,good people,hard workers.
Its just,well,you know!
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-05-2019, 09:36 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,253
Posted By randydupree
Red,us southern boys can spot another southern...

Red,us southern boys can spot another southern boy a mile away.
We do tend to stick together,for whatever reason.
But we do make good with the few Rmacks that show up and work..
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