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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 12-05-2020, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 6,324
Posted By eglide88
European railroad rail

Can it be made into Damascus steel for tooling, chisels and other cutting tools?
I have a chance to get about 10 feet of it and was wondering is it worth it.
Forum: Welding 01-24-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,263
Posted By eglide88
Bottles

Thanks Gents
I am currently in Poland and the shop is in Bulgaria. More to follow on my next
trip. Thanks again
Forum: Welding 01-22-2018, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,263
Posted By eglide88
Bottle thread size

Does anyone know if European bottles are SAE thread or are they Metric?
Thanks in advance.
Forum: Welding 08-28-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,269
Posted By eglide88
Rods

Here is a link to AHO rods
Roughly a 7016 AWS rod
Ukranian made.

http://kharkov.all.biz/en/the-electrode-black-the-aho-36e-brand-46-diameter-g8627470#.V8MiiRQRphA
Forum: Welding 08-28-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,224
Posted By eglide88
Lincoln extension cord

Make sure you use the correct size wire for the draw and length you are planning to make. If I remember that machine wide open will draw in the area of 50amps. I had mine on a 50 amp breaker and...
Forum: Welding 08-27-2016, 02:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,224
Posted By eglide88
Cracker Box Lincoln

Biker55
The one I have had since back in the 70s is still rather stiff on the amp selector.
Its just a really positive engagement on settings.
Almost bullet proof machine for a starter machine. I...
Forum: Welding 08-25-2016, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,589
Posted By eglide88
TIG lives again

A while back my Castolin PowerMAX crapped out, the fan quit. Not wanting to
tear it down at the time I reverted to my MaxStar and it really did fantastic.
Well long story short. I got bored the...
Forum: Fabrication 12-07-2015, 10:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,993
Posted By eglide88
Possible new outlet

Cutter, drop me a pm, I may have found us a new outlet for cutoff disks and sanding disks. CHEAP, and thats all they use over here. The sanding wheels are 7 INCH 8500 rpm ANSL B71 and Austr. No 1708...
Forum: Welding 12-07-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,157
Posted By eglide88
ACC vs Propane

Thanks Digger, I think I will just stay with ACC, Already have the Victor and it works fine.
Forum: Welding 12-07-2015, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,157
Posted By eglide88
ACC vs Propane

Hello
Now that I am in the land of the make-do with what you have I have a question
about cutting. What is the difference between cutting with ACC vs Propane, e.g..
Is my Victor regulator going...
Forum: Machining 11-25-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 14,929
Posted By eglide88
Dro

Congradulations Grandpa
DRO=Diapers Really Often
Forum: Fabrication 11-20-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,525
Posted By eglide88
lincoln

Joey is that a PM175 your using, I have one that has never been plugged in and was wondering about it. For that matter I also have a Esab 500I Plasma that I have never used either. Anyone know about...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-17-2015, 04:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,660
Posted By eglide88
Cobbeling

They pretty much use what you have, can borrow, or build. The main use of
the little machines is due to fuel and not having a tractor. Most are Diesel and
it is over 6 bucks and change a gallon....
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-16-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,660
Posted By eglide88
Hello

Havent been around in a while and when I saw that I couldnt resist
Hope you and yours are doing well.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-16-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,168
Posted By eglide88
Whatzit

How about a reamer of some sort or a center finder?
Forum: Welding 11-16-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,545
Posted By eglide88
Regulators

Not sure so I figured that I would ask.
Are US Oxy/Acc regulators universal?
Or am I going to have to get another set for Eastern Europe
My Tig regulator will fit, Im guessing, it was bought from...
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-16-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,660
Posted By eglide88
Fork Snatchs older brother

Well its official. Fork Snatch has an older brother.
His name is Dung Tong
Just funning Cutter but saw this and thought of you.
How is the little fella doing?

...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,126
Posted By eglide88
Had to do it

Will take the camera with me in the morning. Shop is a bunch of foot lockers
from what I had in Kosovo, waiting to ship the other stuff from the States
but pics will be coming. I have moved to a...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,126
Posted By eglide88
Had to do it

Your right, just like any tool if it dosent fit its not worth a dang
I have amassed most of the brands out there, Now I have to
learn the Eastern European brands.
Found a Rothenberger Robull...
Forum: Welding 06-23-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,126
Posted By eglide88
Had to do it

As I stated earlier the Castoline Inverter Welder I have was having fan problems, probably about 10 plus years old, well long story short I havent had time with the renovation to do much with it....
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-22-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,121
Posted By eglide88
Fathers day

Bosch seems to be pretty common here, haven't had much to do with them.
The other , better half, doesn't even look for me when I get lost anywhere other than the tool department of where we are...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-22-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,121
Posted By eglide88
Father's day presents

So now that it has passed, how did we all do in the new tool department?
I self present'ed, if thats a word, being in Eastern Europe the Value added
tax and the shipping from the kids in Florida...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-21-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,627
Posted By eglide88
Tool box WALL

Greybeard
Just get ahold of the King. He can whip you up one pretty quick in the off
season. Now transportation to CO with the Screaming Ford and a Dozer to
move it with the exchange rate of CA...
Forum: Welding 05-12-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,469
Posted By eglide88
Maxs

Castolin is a UK brand, pretty popular in the UK, They make a full line of
welding machines and products, I had the 150 with TIG because all I bought
was the TIG, but now I am in Eastern Europe...
Forum: Welding 05-12-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,469
Posted By eglide88
Maxstar 150

Thanks 22, I am using 6010 and 7018 but I guess they are about 3>32, I am
still getting accustomed to the metric rod selection here, The norms are 6013
and something they call 7018, no metal cans...
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