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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-05-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,209
Posted By Caliber
Ron, We are running a few oil samples,I'm...

Ron,
We are running a few oil samples,I'm trying to figure out the range for bad / good oil.
On the viscosity for 15w-40 oil, if a sample shows less than 12.5 on the minimum kinematic (cSt)would...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-03-2018, 07:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,912
Posted By Caliber
We have both the Webasto (46) and Espar's (2) on...

We have both the Webasto (46) and Espar's (2) on our Buses. We have them set to startup 1 1/2 hours before the drivers come in. They work great, engine temp gauge shows around 120* before cranking....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-14-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 17,722
Posted By Caliber
Whoa,,, your missing the blow by orifice. The...

Whoa,,, your missing the blow by orifice. The Manometer is connected to a tee which has a orifice on the outlet. the inlet side is connected to the road draft tube on the engine, with the side of the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-10-2017, 09:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,907
Posted By Caliber
Do you have a picture of the sealing "copper"...

Do you have a picture of the sealing "copper" washer by it's self?
That doesn't look like the correct seal.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-03-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,907
Posted By Caliber
Exactly what is the FICM voltage? If it's not...

Exactly what is the FICM voltage? If it's not above 48.5 volts it's not good.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-02-2016, 09:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,469
Posted By Caliber
Here's a set of injectors from a MaxxForce 13. ...

Here's a set of injectors from a MaxxForce 13. Back yard Bob used starting fluid on it. Ran away till the intake throttle valve shut her down. The injector on top in the middle is new.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-25-2015, 08:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,135
Posted By Caliber
Trailer door panels are made of that stuff. Roll...

Trailer door panels are made of that stuff. Roll up doors are about that thickness. Swinging doors are thicker from 3/4" to 1".
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-19-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 5,658
Posted By Caliber
I prefer Chicago Pneumatic over the ones listed.

I prefer Chicago Pneumatic over the ones listed.
Forum: Fabrication 10-28-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 10,061
Posted By Caliber
Dowl pin came out went threw the gear train.

Dowl pin came out went threw the gear train.
Forum: Fabrication 08-17-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,877
Posted By Caliber
Are these the brackets that are getting broken?

Are these the brackets that are getting broken?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,357
Posted By Caliber
The break away torque description isn't correct....

The break away torque description isn't correct. There's a different use for it.
For instance when setting up the pre-load on a pinon to ring gear, the manufacturer sometimes calls for a break away...
Forum: SFT Information 06-30-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 6,958
Posted By Caliber
Is there something you guys are not telling us? ...

Is there something you guys are not telling us?
Picture set 'A' #1 and 2, there's a pole being built. Where's the dancer?
Forum: SFT Information 05-21-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 22,741
Posted By Caliber
Thumbs down Do not wear the uniform from your current shop! ...

Do not wear the uniform from your current shop! The interview needs to focus on you, not on your current employment. You need to prove that you have the skills they are looking for.
If I was the...
Forum: SFT Information 03-05-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 230
Views: 6,958
Posted By Caliber
Sorry Ron I won't make this one, I've moved...

Sorry Ron I won't make this one, I've moved further west (1,700 miles) since you held the last one.

What year was the last one? I'm thinking it was around '04?
For all you guys on the fence...
Forum: Fabrication 08-31-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,075
Posted By Caliber
I wouldn't punch out the King pins till the axle...

I wouldn't punch out the King pins till the axle was ID'd, you might not find pins or bushings for it. I'd pull the zerks, warm up the bushings to get any dried out grease out. Than soak it with...
Forum: Welding 05-24-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,985
Posted By Caliber
Welcome back, you've been gone for awhile!

Welcome back, you've been gone for awhile!
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-02-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 11,842
Posted By Caliber
One with the wide front end,,,, remember the...

One with the wide front end,,,, remember the Roll-a-matic's? Dad's 'G' had one till it broke, then he put on a 'solid' spindle. After that it never had a problem.
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-25-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,556
Posted By Caliber
Radiant Floor heat?

Radiant Floor heat?
Forum: SFT Information 03-15-2013, 09:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,585
Posted By Caliber
We do allot of work on the larger RV diesels....

We do allot of work on the larger RV diesels. Times have changed, we had regular customers bring in thier coaches for service. As the fuel prices went up, we started seeing less and less of them. 3...
Forum: Welding 02-23-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 23,342
Posted By Caliber
When I was in Iowa, the hog farmers would make...

When I was in Iowa, the hog farmers would make the comment about the confinement house's "Aw the smell of money!" I'd comment back "You carry shit in your wallet?"
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-25-2013, 12:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,019
Posted By Caliber
NAPA carries florescent dye that work with oil. I...

NAPA carries florescent dye that work with oil. I like the neon green color, it shows up better. A ultra violet light is needed to make the leak glow. A set of UV glass helps to see the leak easier....
Forum: Fabrication 01-07-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,245
Posted By Caliber
Your pictures must be bitmap try saving them as...

Your pictures must be bitmap try saving them as Jpeg. They're hard to look at.
Try running a bead without filler, it's good practice and helps to learn heat control.
Forum: Fabrication 01-06-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,490
Posted By Caliber
How are you adding flush to the tank?

How are you adding flush to the tank?
Forum: Welding 10-20-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,556
Posted By Caliber
I wouldn't buy it, it's been stuffed into that...

I wouldn't buy it, it's been stuffed into that tight cabinet without enough air space around it. It's probably been over heated several times.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-03-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,130
Posted By Caliber
Thats Biocide, Powerserve has 2 anti-gels one is...

Thats Biocide, Powerserve has 2 anti-gels one is called 911, the other antigel. The straight anti-gel is a preventive maintenance item, while the emergency 'already gelled' treatment is 911.
The...
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