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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-30-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,150
Posted By Bubba Tex
I've got one that I do my cigar box luthiering...

I've got one that I do my cigar box luthiering on. Sturdy enough for my needs, if I have any heavy work to do I use the stick-built one on the other side of the shop.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-03-2012, 07:59 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,466
Posted By Bubba Tex
My grandfather had one on his bench. This post...

My grandfather had one on his bench. This post made me smile remembering going out there and cranking that thing as fast as we could just to hear it whine.
Forum: Fabrication 06-09-2012, 10:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,226
Posted By Bubba Tex
What would it take to get that to Texas? It...

What would it take to get that to Texas? It would be great here at the ranch!

All it needs it top tusks.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-18-2012, 11:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,357
Posted By Bubba Tex
This is my latest purchase from TSC. My normal...

This is my latest purchase from TSC. My normal local store didn't have on in stock so Bud made a call and found one the next town over. I told him I would like to buy from him but he said he didn't...
Forum: Welding 05-18-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,696
Posted By Bubba Tex
I've got at least one of everything you bought...

I've got at least one of everything you bought and have been satisfied with almost all of them. You paid about $1.99 too much for the bar clamp. I have pieces to four of those in the shop, all used...
Forum: Fabrication 11-19-2011, 12:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,868
Posted By Bubba Tex
How much do you need? I've got 10 or 12 feet...

How much do you need? I've got 10 or 12 feet here.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 11-01-2011, 07:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,277
Posted By Bubba Tex
In my opinion, this has to be a record...A "YOU...

In my opinion, this has to be a record...A "YOU SUCK" on a 1st post.

Welcome IP.
Forum: Machining 05-25-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,783
Posted By Bubba Tex
. Maybe he should have waxed his Johnson to...

.
Maybe he should have waxed his Johnson to keep it from getting rusty.:devil:


Going to the corner now.
Forum: Machining 05-19-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,554
Posted By Bubba Tex
I've got the small 4x6 that's on it's third SFT...

I've got the small 4x6 that's on it's third SFT member owner. Works great for what I need, but then again, it was set up by someone much more knowledgeable than me.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-01-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,601
Posted By Bubba Tex
Very nice...I love my Parker. 1st thing you...

Very nice...I love my Parker.

1st thing you need to do is take a wire brush to it to get rid of that nasty siver stuff and then spray with Perma-Tex, i.e. Cutter's favorite paint to give it that...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-29-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,161
Posted By Bubba Tex
Very true in Way North Illinois, but, in this...

Very true in Way North Illinois, but, in this part of Texas, our prevailing winds are from the south, and we're looking for protection from the sun most of the year.
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-29-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,161
Posted By Bubba Tex
The design I'm looking at has the tack room in...

The design I'm looking at has the tack room in the middle, much shorter span over the stall doors. The front of the stalls are one-half solid and the other half sliding door. This provides both...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-29-2011, 12:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,161
Posted By Bubba Tex
I've kind of been researching the same thing. ...

I've kind of been researching the same thing. near as I can tell, each horse needs a 12x12 stall and an 8 foot tack room is about as small as I want to go. So, that's a 30x12 structure. I've found...
Forum: Fabrication 04-13-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,676
Posted By Bubba Tex
I hope your vision returns and stays. Your...

I hope your vision returns and stays. Your craftsmanship and skill are amazing. Your work shows the heart of a true artist.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-02-2011, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,023
Posted By Bubba Tex
Ughhhhhhhhhhhhh! (insert drooling smiley here) ...

Ughhhhhhhhhhhhh! (insert drooling smiley here) (It's a sickness.)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-24-2011, 08:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,143
Posted By Bubba Tex
Do they let you pet the mermaids?:devil:

Do they let you pet the mermaids?:devil:
Forum: Machining 02-02-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,027
Posted By Bubba Tex
I find most of Carrot Top's bits boring.

I find most of Carrot Top's bits boring.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-23-2011, 11:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,268
Posted By Bubba Tex
Hope you've got a good scrubber on the stack for...

Hope you've got a good scrubber on the stack for that stove, if not you'll have to start buying carbon credits from some of us southerners.:D
Forum: Fabrication 08-28-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,092
Posted By Bubba Tex
IKR, IDK WTF is being said half the time. ...

IKR, IDK WTF is being said half the time. ROTFLMAO :D
Forum: Fabrication 07-07-2010, 09:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,661
Posted By Bubba Tex
Hell, the fact that you can see the top is...

Hell, the fact that you can see the top is impressive, not to mention that collection of locking pliers.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-06-2010, 10:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,465
Posted By Bubba Tex
Googled "North Brothers Manufacturing" and found...

Googled "North Brothers Manufacturing" and found a lot of info. The company was sold to Stanley in 1946.

1993 2 3/4in. Vise, w/ v-groove block & swivel base
Forum: Fabrication 07-04-2010, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,879
Posted By Bubba Tex
I think it would be cheaper to buy new shoes.

I think it would be cheaper to buy new shoes.
Forum: Machining 04-22-2010, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 5,531
Posted By Bubba Tex
Do I need these? What are they for? They look...

Do I need these? What are they for? They look cool. I think I have a problem.:confused:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-14-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,636
Posted By Bubba Tex
I have a whole box of bubbles. One or two should...

I have a whole box of bubbles. One or two should fit nicely in a flat rate box.
Forum: Machining 12-22-2009, 10:26 AM
Replies: 511
Views: 77,044
Posted By Bubba Tex
I am (was) a videographer. Now, I'll admit,...

I am (was) a videographer.

Now, I'll admit, I did get to go to some very cool places but saw most of them through back window of a 15 pax van. I was military when I was doing this, so the pay was...
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