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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-17-2019, 11:46 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Well, That's your opinion besides, you don't need...

Well, That's your opinion besides, you don't need to be a smart ass bully with your comments... we are talking a 5.2 gas engine here. I along with a ton of others including the machine shops that...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-17-2019, 04:21 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
No doubt you are correct but there are some...

No doubt you are correct but there are some cranks you can get away with it and some ya can't, but the safe way is nothing more than 10/10 anything more is a risk... cast cranks predominantly nothing...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-17-2019, 04:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 440
Posted By MetalWolf
That would be a nice thing to see that again but...

That would be a nice thing to see that again but doubt we will ever see that again.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-17-2019, 02:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 440
Posted By MetalWolf
Nice and tucked away arent they...;)

Nice and tucked away arent they...;)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2019, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 204
Posted By MetalWolf
The 2007 EX500 Kawasaki with 4400 miles. will...

The 2007 EX500 Kawasaki with 4400 miles. will proly bring around 1,500 at the low end but could go as high as 3,000... just depends on how bad one wants it they are popular bikes.
Forum: Machining 08-16-2019, 09:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 306
Posted By MetalWolf
That's pretty dam slick there! mccutter, very...

That's pretty dam slick there! mccutter, very nice idea...
Forum: Fabrication 08-16-2019, 09:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 920
Posted By MetalWolf
Too bad your not closer Gerry. I have several...

Too bad your not closer Gerry. I have several dies that could be cut down to 4'
assuming you're using a press brake.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Ok Point made and received... LOL!

Ok Point made and received... LOL!
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-16-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
No, I would agree if it's a daily driver not...

No, I would agree if it's a daily driver not intending to pull a trailer loaded seen too many 20/10 and 20/20 cranks fail. older models of course maybe the more modern cranks are tougher now... don't...
Forum: Fabrication 08-16-2019, 01:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 387
Posted By MetalWolf
Yes, Matt, Very Nice work sorry I had a little...

Yes, Matt, Very Nice work sorry I had a little bit of a brain fart and didn't mention that in my previous post. Always a pleasure seeing your work.
Forum: Fabrication 08-16-2019, 01:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 387
Posted By MetalWolf
Yes Matt, Very Nice work sorry I had a little bit...

Yes Matt, Very Nice work sorry I had a little bit of a brain fart and didn't mention that in my previous post. Always a pleasure seeing your work.
Forum: Fabrication 08-15-2019, 11:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 920
Posted By MetalWolf
Gerry, you don't have a slip roller? I use my...

Gerry, you don't have a slip roller?
I use my slip roller to make cones after I cut the pattern out.
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-15-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 722
Views: 20,256
Posted By MetalWolf
Yep, I am totally done with helping people who I...

Yep, I am totally done with helping people who I have helped out many times and they never have the time to help me on the rare occasion in asking them too Family included...

So my new words of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
10/10 on the crank is good, not a lot of loss...

10/10 on the crank is good, not a lot of loss there. anything more and I would have just replaced the crank with a new one. I've seen shops turn em 20/10 and 20/20 and that is to some people...
Forum: Fabrication 08-15-2019, 12:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,800
Posted By MetalWolf
If I'm not mistaken that's an older early model...

If I'm not mistaken that's an older early model engine. The running temp should be 180 and with the AC running it's going to raise the temp some up to around 195 So that seems pretty normal in the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-15-2019, 12:10 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Are you using new pistons or the originals? ...

Are you using new pistons or the originals?
Either way, if you go through and weigh each one to see if they all weigh the same if not and you have a fairly accurate scale take the lightest one and...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-14-2019, 11:23 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Ron, What shape were the heads in ?? all the ones...

Ron, What shape were the heads in ?? all the ones I built had to have new head castings because another common issue with those was the heads cracking.

If your heads are good you are lucky... and...
Forum: Fabrication 08-14-2019, 10:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,800
Posted By MetalWolf
Yep, that looks like a fairly simple way of doing...

Yep, that looks like a fairly simple way of doing it not a lot of trouble shaping it... a metal fan shroud is far more work.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-14-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 441
Posted By MetalWolf
The only thing I know about coal is that I get a...

The only thing I know about coal is that I get a stocking full every year at Christmas...;):devil:
Forum: Fabrication 08-13-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 387
Posted By MetalWolf
Matt, The TIG torch from harbor freight for the...

Matt, The TIG torch from harbor freight for the Vulcan 220 pro will fit and work with the lincoln 210 pro the foot pedal will work too but you have to change the wires around or get the adapter from...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-13-2019, 03:58 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
The good thing is they are a pretty easy build so...

The good thing is they are a pretty easy build so you'll be having some fun once ya get all the parts back...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-13-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 570
Posted By MetalWolf
Matt 11 volts its bad 10 volts if a toasted...

Matt 11 volts its bad 10 volts if a toasted battery
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-13-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 570
Posted By MetalWolf
It is also possible you might have a bad starter...

It is also possible you might have a bad starter if the battery turns out testing to be good...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-13-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Ron. how is the build going getting close yet?

Ron. how is the build going getting close yet?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-13-2019, 10:43 AM
Replies: 123
Views: 4,752
Posted By MetalWolf
Leathers, whips. :eek:... add some chains to this...

Leathers, whips. :eek:... add some chains to this and it could get exciting... :devil: :devil:
Darn, astronut your getting punished for free and dam I usually have to pay for such service......
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