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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Today, 12:19 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Making progress. The first picture was dry...

Making progress.

The first picture was dry fitting everything remembering where everything went.
Heads installed in pics 2 and 3.
Lifters, push rods, etc. installed and torqued.
Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 11:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 624
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Jack you should appreciate it you helped pay for...

Jack you should appreciate it you helped pay for it, via the Navy.
Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 12:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 624
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Nope, the sheep skin says BS in Chemistry not...

Nope, the sheep skin says BS in Chemistry not Chemical Engineering...:p

Chemical Engineers are just over paid plumbers.:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 12:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 370
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
No, you just like blowing up transformers...

No, you just like blowing up transformers...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-04-2020, 10:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 370
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I guess you did not like my answer... ...

I guess you did not like my answer...



Engineers... :rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 04-04-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 624
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
With all that special engineering input, I hope...

With all that special engineering input, I hope the billing is T&M.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-04-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 370
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
About 2000-2500 calories per day...:rolleyes:

About 2000-2500 calories per day...:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-03-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 370
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Our 48" barn fan uses the motor below, with a 36...

Our 48" barn fan uses the motor below, with a 36 inch I think a 1/3 Hp will be
fine. The barn fan uses a 5 or 6 to 1 reduction with a V-belt. I moves A LOT
of air.


...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-02-2020, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 431
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
https://www.amazon.com/SC-Johnson-Fine-Wood-Paste/...

https://www.amazon.com/SC-Johnson-Fine-Wood-Paste/dp/B00J5HI6UK/ref=sr_1_2?dchild=1&keywords=johnson%27s+paste+wax&qid=1585866493&sr=8-2
...
Forum: Welding 04-02-2020, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 164
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
https://www.marlinwire.com/blog/difference-between...

https://www.marlinwire.com/blog/difference-between-grade-304-and-304l-stainless-steel

Why Would You Want to Use 304L, Then?
So, if 304L is weaker than standard 304 stainless steel, why would...
Forum: Welding 04-02-2020, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 164
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
As Chris pointed out yes you can but why? ...

As Chris pointed out yes you can but why?

The L is for low carbon and is easier to weld with,
I cannot think of a reason why you would want
the higher carbon material.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-31-2020, 01:39 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,688
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Yeah a PM would be better as I never check the...

Yeah a PM would be better as I never check the message board.

Were you using your phone or a real computer?
Forum: Welding 03-29-2020, 05:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
3M (Hornell) Speedglas have served me well. ...

3M (Hornell) Speedglas have served me well.

Optrel is a good reliable hood, I have never owned one.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-29-2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
My ethics prevent me from doing that as I have no...

My ethics prevent me from doing that as I have no control
of the loose nut behind the steering wheel.:rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-29-2020, 01:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
So Spawn found 4 damages push rods last night so...

So Spawn found 4 damages push rods last night so we will be replacing
them all as they come in packages of 4 or 6 and the intakes and exhaust
are different lengths so 6 of each being a 12 valve...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-28-2020, 11:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I like to keep the extra $2000 in my pocket. And...

I like to keep the extra $2000 in my pocket. And I have the skills.:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-28-2020, 11:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
You missed winder lickers.

You missed winder lickers.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-28-2020, 07:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
What picture is not like the other? How do...

What picture is not like the other?

How do you pack that and not see the obvious, also the instruction
and any documentation that was in with the other was also missing.

Really? WTF,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-21-2020, 02:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Yeah well I take them out when I buy the vehicle...

Yeah well I take them out when I buy the vehicle and put on never-seize
right away and I don't have issues. I also use a torque wrench installing
the new ones as well... I am weird that way......
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-21-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
https://www.jasperengines.com/

https://www.jasperengines.com/
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-21-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Rebuild it new steels and friction, new seals all...

Rebuild it new steels and friction, new seals all around, we have it out and it is
easy to so. Make it reliable, little to worry about. Matt plans on taking this to
Nuke school so he has a car...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-21-2020, 11:21 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Matthew put it in the solvent tank last night and...

Matthew put it in the solvent tank last night and scrubbed it good to get
the 1/4" of sludge off, I am going to punch all the oil galleys out today and
remove the camshaft bearings. And Monday...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-20-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Are you talking about the rocker bolts? ...

Are you talking about the rocker bolts?


There are several other tapped holes including 2 spark plug holes.
Rebuilt heads are about $170 each. Since the crank and cam shafts
are good, this...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-20-2020, 07:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
A long block is about $2000, I will be in way...

A long block is about $2000, I will be in way under that price.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-20-2020, 07:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 834
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Yes... and to get across the lesson if your going...

Yes... and to get across the lesson if your going
to beat an engine this is what happens.
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