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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-06-2021, 02:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 799
Posted By TEK
That looks nice....

That looks nice....
Forum: Fabrication 02-22-2021, 09:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By TEK
Really cool pops, thanks... I am currently...

Really cool pops, thanks...

I am currently looking at getting another hatchet and that section making the head was pretty neat....kinda explains why some of them are so expensive...
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-01-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,347
Posted By TEK
You might look here, ...

You might look here,

https://www.kingmetals.com/Mobile/Catalog/Catalog.aspx?CatalogId=c39
Forum: Welding 12-04-2020, 01:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,305
Posted By TEK
How about silver solder?

How about silver solder?
Forum: Fabrication 12-02-2020, 04:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,017
Posted By TEK
:d:d:d....

:d:d:d....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-31-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,805
Posted By TEK
Nice little weekend project....thanks for...

Nice little weekend project....thanks for sharing..
Forum: Welding 10-27-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,778
Posted By TEK
All of that looks ok, considering you are just...

All of that looks ok, considering you are just starting out, and I dont mean that in a bad way. It looks really good...

The one thing I would suggest is get more of the weld up on the vert plate,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2020, 01:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,269
Posted By TEK
Yep, quite the repository....

Yep, quite the repository....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-10-2020, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,185
Posted By TEK
Is there a way you can isolate or vibration proof...

Is there a way you can isolate or vibration proof the batt?
Forum: Welding 09-09-2020, 03:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,017
Posted By TEK
Awesome! Glad to hear...

Awesome! Glad to hear...
Forum: Fabrication 09-02-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,511
Posted By TEK
I love the Bessey clamps too but found out,...

I love the Bessey clamps too but found out, almost the hard way, they slip off if you beat on whatever they are clamped to.

I stood up a 4" square tube column and had a plate clamped to it. It...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-01-2020, 03:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,238
Posted By TEK
Yeah, me too, anytime they needed topped off....

Yeah, me too, anytime they needed topped off. High detergent ATF seems to work just fine..
Forum: Welding 09-01-2020, 03:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,017
Posted By TEK
I am sure you'll like it. The money you...

I am sure you'll like it.

The money you would save buying the cheaper wire is used up the first time it causes you an issue. Not even worth it....

211 is a sweet wire. When it first came out I...
Forum: Welding 08-31-2020, 01:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,017
Posted By TEK
Yeah, its a fair wire for the smaller suitcase...

Yeah, its a fair wire for the smaller suitcase sized welders...what machine do you have?

It tacks easy and runs very well. It snaps off easy for a clean restart, it lights off real easy too.. You...
Forum: Fabrication 08-30-2020, 02:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,511
Posted By TEK
[HTML[/HTML] Could be a lube issue. ...

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Could be a lube issue.

I've seen guys use neversieze on them before but that just gets messy.

I usually hit em with WD40 real qwik if I need to.....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-04-2020, 01:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,380
Posted By TEK
If you had the panels separated check that you...

If you had the panels separated check that you have the right hinges in the right places. They are numbered and have an 'up' arrow...

If its walking to one side its likely the springs tension is...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-22-2020, 04:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,553
Posted By TEK
I gotta agree with doug here, you've got a good...

I gotta agree with doug here, you've got a good eye for detail and an understanding of how the load shifted when the operator spun the house.


How about the two homies on the wall? Think they got...
Forum: Fabrication 07-05-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 18
Wow
Views: 4,392
Posted By TEK
Kinda wish they had them back in the '80s....I...

Kinda wish they had them back in the '80s....I can't even remember how many pins I had to cut out,or how much line boring I was gifted with....
Forum: Fabrication 06-23-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 18
Wow
Views: 4,392
Posted By TEK
Back in the late '70s I worked for a company that...

Back in the late '70s I worked for a company that had an underwater dozer, a D4 I think.

I never saw it or had anything to do with it but apparently the operator screwed up, or lost connection...
Forum: Machining 05-25-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,798
Posted By TEK
Whats the last one % comprised of?... ...

Whats the last one % comprised of?...






Pickypickypicky...lol:D
Forum: Fabrication 04-24-2020, 08:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,343
Posted By TEK
That looks really nice, rattlecans for the win!

That looks really nice, rattlecans for the win!
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 04-06-2020, 01:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,680
Posted By TEK
Nicely done... Looks to be a handy sized...

Nicely done...

Looks to be a handy sized tool.

I really enjoyed the part you posted yesterday, that thing looked awesome.

I wish I had half your talent, you really do unique and interesting...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-12-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,691
Posted By TEK
It would be neat if they burned some old...

It would be neat if they burned some old restaurant fryer oil, would smell like fried chicken or freedom fries....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-02-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,691
Posted By TEK
That thing is crazy awesome.....wonder if it has...

That thing is crazy awesome.....wonder if it has any oil leaks...:rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 09-06-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,540
Posted By TEK
Maybe warm up the bend so its more willing to...

Maybe warm up the bend so its more willing to move...just watch out for popping concrete:D
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