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Forum: Fabrication Today, 05:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 161
Posted By toprecycler
Nice looking digger there. I am jealous. ...

Nice looking digger there. I am jealous.

Nice tig weld. I usually use SS tig Rod on regular carbon steel.[emoji4]

I welded up a rub hole on forklift line years ago, and to my knowledge it is...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-14-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,280
Posted By toprecycler
Looks nicer than when new from the factory! Shame...

Looks nicer than when new from the factory! Shame to put it back into that truck where it can’t be seen. Maybe you need to replace some of the fenders with plexiglass so people can admire the...
Forum: Welding 09-13-2019, 09:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 667
Posted By toprecycler
Thanks for the review. Might have to start...

Thanks for the review. Might have to start looking for one on a deal.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-12-2019, 05:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 450
Posted By toprecycler
Must have something to due with the use of it....

Must have something to due with the use of it. Ron is a weekend farmer, so his tractor probably only gets used lightly once a month.[emoji4][emoji4][emoji48]


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-12-2019, 05:09 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,280
Posted By toprecycler
Looking sharp Ron. Sent from my iPhone...

Looking sharp Ron.


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Forum: Welding 09-11-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 279
Posted By toprecycler
Glad to see that you made it back to the shop....

Glad to see that you made it back to the shop. Repair looks like it will hold up, til he hangs an elk.[emoji4]


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Forum: Welding 09-10-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 698
Posted By toprecycler
Thanks Paul. Another option. And another thing...

Thanks Paul. Another option. And another thing for me to learn to do, Silver solder.


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Forum: Machining 09-10-2019, 08:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By toprecycler
The relief grinder is just a fixture that moves...

The relief grinder is just a fixture that moves the tool to cut the relief in cutters, or so I believe. It mounts onto a separate grinder, but I do not know exactly yet. I’m hoping I may find a use...
Forum: Welding 09-10-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 698
Posted By toprecycler
This was my original suggestion, but he seems to...

This was my original suggestion, but he seems to think he wants it permanent. She is already thinking it might cost too much when I looked at it and started prepping them for the cost and difficulty...
Forum: Fabrication 09-09-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 394
Posted By toprecycler
Looks like it will work. Lot of work for a little...

Looks like it will work. Lot of work for a little oil. [emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 09-09-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,178
Posted By toprecycler
Nice when it is easier than what you were...

Nice when it is easier than what you were planning for.


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Forum: Welding 09-09-2019, 06:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 698
Posted By toprecycler
Thanks for the suggestions fellows. I guess I...

Thanks for the suggestions fellows. I guess I will need to see how easy it will be to pull the sink.


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Forum: Welding 09-08-2019, 07:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 698
Posted By toprecycler
Suggestion instead of welding

I was asked if I could weld up a crack in a stainless steel counter top in a house. I went and looked at it, and it is right in front of the sink, which is why the gentleman wants it welded, so water...
Forum: SFT Information 09-07-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 328
Posted By toprecycler
Seems to be working fine for me, although it...

Seems to be working fine for me, although it seems like sometimes I don’t see new posts til a day after they are started.


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Forum: Welding 09-03-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 528
Posted By toprecycler
Dang, I over paid for mine then. I think I bought...

Dang, I over paid for mine then. I think I bought that model for $350 about 10 years ago.[emoji33]


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Forum: Machining 09-02-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 436
Posted By toprecycler
Relief cutter

At family reunion this weekend and a cousin asked me to come over and look at some welders he had. He picked them up when his son said he was interested in welding, and went to welding school, but...
Forum: Welding 08-29-2019, 05:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,109
Posted By toprecycler
I have 7. Couple are engine drive that might...

I have 7. Couple are engine drive that might need some engine maintenance to run though.

I remember years ago that Dot was telling a friend at school saying I had like 3 welders, and he was like...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2019, 05:01 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,280
Posted By toprecycler
And good.[emoji4] Sent from my iPhone...

And good.[emoji4]


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Forum: Fabrication 08-28-2019, 04:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 821
Posted By toprecycler
Looks good. Never seen a dove tail that converts...

Looks good. Never seen a dove tail that converts to a flat bed. Neat.


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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-23-2019, 04:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 586
Posted By toprecycler
Jennifer, you bring up a question for me...

Jennifer, you bring up a question for me regarding “sooting”. In the previous job I would soot the aluminum with acetylene and heat it til it was gone in order to bend it.

How would a blacksmith...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-20-2019, 07:58 PM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,280
Posted By toprecycler
Dang, been a while since I had Ron chewing me...

Dang, been a while since I had Ron chewing me out. lol [emoji23]


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-19-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 7,280
Posted By toprecycler
From my 1000’ perspective, it may have been...

From my 1000’ perspective, it may have been because you have not been around posting for a while, Randell might not really know who you are and your background as to be able to make those comments....
Forum: Welding 08-16-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 298
Posted By toprecycler
I paid 750 for my 175 last year. It came...

I paid 750 for my 175 last year. It came available to me, and picked it up. It is transformer based(I think), so I am confident that it will still be working 30 years from now. I would have liked to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2019, 08:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 367
Posted By toprecycler
All depends on how much you want to ride them....

All depends on how much you want to ride them. Scrap price is probably under $50, and that might be selling some parts.


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Forum: Machining 08-16-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 428
Posted By toprecycler
Nice customization. If the operator can be...

Nice customization. If the operator can be comfortable, he /she can be much more productive.


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