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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-20-2022, 08:00 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
I am not a fan of winter, working out in it for...

I am not a fan of winter, working out in it for the last 34 years and spending about 4 to 5hrs each snow storm in the cold..

Winter is the hardest season after all this time.

So plowing...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-20-2022, 11:18 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Thanks for the suggestion.. I'm going with one...

Thanks for the suggestion.. I'm going with one of the cheap China diesel heaters.. 8K unit.. 4 port out put..

It will heat up that cab like it's Florida.. :) They sip fuel and can be dumped...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-20-2022, 05:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
for the gas struts it seems to be a consistent...

for the gas struts it seems to be a consistent theme.

The caterpillar had a locking gas strut so it could be positioned..
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-19-2022, 07:10 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Johnboy I like the way that one works.. ...

Johnboy I like the way that one works..

Last year I used a Caterpillar track hoe to do the electric cables and it had the same type of unit.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-19-2022, 11:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
I'll be putting a heater in the cab.. Defroster...

I'll be putting a heater in the cab.. Defroster for both front and rear windows..

All ready has windshield wipers. So defrosters should help a lot..

I believe the cab was pulled from...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-19-2022, 08:53 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Which method? Weights? or garage type roll up?

Which method? Weights? or garage type roll up?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-19-2022, 07:51 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
You guys are awesome.. I had thought about...

You guys are awesome..

I had thought about the window weight setup but could not come up with elegant in terms of cleanliness..

While it looks like there is a bunch of room in the machine...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-15-2022, 07:23 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
The problem I am having is the window moves...

The problem I am having is the window moves inside only with a track..

So basically the top wheels and bottom wheels sit against the back window and frame..

As it gets lifted up about 2" the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-11-2022, 07:52 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Over thinking.. Me Nahhh.. LOL.. It's what I...

Over thinking.. Me Nahhh.. LOL.. It's what I do..
oI can never be accused of not overthinking and building things way too stout.


This big framed windows can be heavy.. Moves a whole lot...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-11-2022, 07:05 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
A cable with several sheaves to get more travel...

A cable with several sheaves to get more travel for a shorter strut?

Longest strut I have found is 21"
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-11-2022, 07:03 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
I don't know the proper way to mount them at the...

I don't know the proper way to mount them at the correct spot..

I do well seeing examples and then modifying them to my cause..

But I have never seen a setup that will go the full length.. I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-10-2022, 03:56 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
got the rear window working as well.. ...

got the rear window working as well..

Needed all new rollers as the original ones were flat sided..

Still need to make a lock for the up/down position..

Was hoping to use a gas strut to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-10-2022, 03:49 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
so was able to get the console out.. I...

so was able to get the console out..

I ordered all the wiring supplies and wire as well as a new Delphi 56 crimper..

So looks like I will be having some wiring time in my future.

New...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-26-2022, 04:46 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Tuesday I adjusted the valves.. I could not...

Tuesday I adjusted the valves..

I could not believe the head is flat on top or nearly so and the valve cover is flat with no grooves or channels to hole a gasket..

The gasket is completely...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-26-2022, 04:20 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Thanks for that.. We both love that song and...

Thanks for that.. We both love that song and have never heard it before..

Made me want to get on my IH shirt.. :) And do some boot scootin.. :)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-25-2022, 07:20 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
pulled off the front grill few days back.. ...

pulled off the front grill few days back..

Badly bent and the perforated screen was in front of the main unit.

So straightened both out and fixed the heavy grill.. Then added a little bling....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-22-2022, 08:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
I have no plans on removing the nut.. LOL.. The...

I have no plans on removing the nut.. LOL.. The idea was to leave it on..

I looked for some heavy wall square tubing with 1" id but could not locate any in the stash..

So the nut was the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-22-2022, 01:04 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Great progress yesterday.. Drained the...

Great progress yesterday..

Drained the transmission and pulled the sump screen and the inside is completely clean other than a little oil sludge on the bottom.

Few little fuzzy on the magnet...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 05-22-2022, 08:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,642
Posted By allessence
Beautiful Matt.. Wonderful work.

Beautiful Matt.. Wonderful work.
Forum: Machining 05-22-2022, 08:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,710
Posted By allessence
I was watching a gear making place in India or...

I was watching a gear making place in India or Pakistan on the youtube and they used a machine nearly exactly to this..

It looks like it's missing the stabilizer that goes on the end mounted in...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-21-2022, 10:35 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
I thought the same thing.. I ordered a...

I thought the same thing..

I ordered a Manual..

The filter is already remotely located.. It's under the step..

I was asking more about experiences with certain brands and if you guys...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-21-2022, 06:33 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
The transmission oil filter housing is crossed...

The transmission oil filter housing is crossed threaded... Like really bad..

I tried to get it apart yesterday and it looks like it will be a failure..


What should I get for a replacement...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-21-2022, 06:07 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
After doing some searching it is a Allison...

After doing some searching it is a Allison TT2220-1..

They were used in so many machines.. If something does happen to this one I wonder if it could be upgraded to something else that is more...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-19-2022, 06:59 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
Still in business but would be nice if some of...

Still in business but would be nice if some of the big MFG's would consider archived unit PDF's ..

Thanks.. I did go over and look but all new stuff.. I'll have to figure out a way to get in...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2022, 07:08 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,857
Posted By allessence
So I have found that many items are available. ...

So I have found that many items are available.

Seems the D282 was used in several different tractors.

Still some of the items for rebuilding it all would be a problem to locate..

But a...
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