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Forum: Welding 06-15-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By digger doug
Erie, Pa craigslist has had a "scott" portable...

Erie, Pa craigslist has had a "scott" portable welder for some time now,
price is $500.

No pix though.
Forum: Welding 06-10-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 818
Posted By digger doug
I have (2) of those, they are both single/three...

I have (2) of those, they are both single/three phase.
Forum: Welding 06-10-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 818
Posted By digger doug
Yes, I built my own 40 hp RPC as well, run a...

Yes, I built my own 40 hp RPC as well, run a couple of welders off it.

However, is the Lincoln you pictured 3phase ?
Forum: Welding 06-10-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 818
Posted By digger doug
Most Lincoln ac/dc xformer type were single phase...

Most Lincoln ac/dc xformer type were single phase

Westinghouse, made a xformer type one (my neighbors has it) that was 3 phase, and had selenium rectifiers..

IT was very smooth, and had a...
Forum: Welding 06-10-2019, 09:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 818
Posted By digger doug
From your neck of the woods....1922:

From your neck of the woods....1922:
Forum: Welding 06-10-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 818
Posted By digger doug
I have a miller straight transformer A.C. unit...

I have a miller straight transformer A.C. unit that has no fan (it is OEM)
that dates from the 1950's

I have a Lincoln "teapot" MG welder, the 250 "aircrafter" with remote plug
(sadly I never...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-06-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By digger doug
INCOMING ! Duck !

INCOMING !
Duck !
Forum: Fabrication 06-04-2019, 06:10 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,264
Posted By digger doug
I was taught when running the backhoe to always...

I was taught when running the backhoe to always put down the stabs.

You'll wear out the wheel bearings from rocking.

Also, sitting on rubber is too bouncy
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2019, 08:26 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,264
Posted By digger doug
You'll probably get good setting them by swinging...

You'll probably get good setting them by swinging the boom over each one, shoving down to lift the truck and then spinning them down.

Lather
rinse
Repeat
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 737
Posted By digger doug
"Please follow me to MY website" Hello, and...

"Please follow me to MY website"

Hello, and how about taking a look around here eh ?

Not even a simple "Thank You" to the powers that be, owners of this website ?
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,264
Posted By digger doug
....and yet...somehow....you are able to post...

....and yet...somehow....you are able to post onto the " World Wide Web"
as well as maintain a web page.....:rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2019, 07:22 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,264
Posted By digger doug
Heck, the Amish in my area now have smart...

Heck, the Amish in my area now have smart phones....just charge them
with some Harbor Freight solar panels, along with their dewalt tools.....:rolleyes:

They just don't let the deacon see them.
Forum: Fabrication 06-03-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,264
Posted By digger doug
They also come with an oxy/propane machine torch...

They also come with an oxy/propane machine torch as standard.....just sayin'
Forum: Fabrication 06-02-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,264
Posted By digger doug
KOO is ba-ack..... and boing ! I just...

KOO is ba-ack.....

and boing ! I just thought of something.

that thread I started asking about those e-bay portable CNC plasma
cutters.....Perfect for the KOO !

It can ship via the "Brown...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-31-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 439
Posted By digger doug
"What's it gonna doo" ? It's gonna get a...

"What's it gonna doo" ?

It's gonna get a coat of paint, that's for Sure.....:rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2019, 05:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By digger doug
"confined space rescue" = "Bloated carcass...

"confined space rescue" = "Bloated carcass removal".

And yes, I had the training and was provided with my own harness.....Why I don't know......:rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 05-30-2019, 07:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 597
Posted By digger doug
The same winch could be made to lift 1 ton, with...

The same winch could be made to lift 1 ton, with a simple gearing change.

By changing the drum size, and gearing yes, it could possibly lift 1 ton.

But maybe, just maybe, the usage needed...
Forum: Fabrication 05-30-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 737
Posted By digger doug
Wow ! Another fart in a windstorm. ...

Wow !

Another fart in a windstorm.

Gonna take over the world eh ?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XJYmyYzuTa8

Stick around and read & look at what long time members here have already
done.
Forum: Fabrication 05-29-2019, 07:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By digger doug
"Just putting it out there " ??? Please...

"Just putting it out there " ???

Please re-read and comprehend from the begining.
1. OP is cheap, and want's to spend zero money
2. OP believes some simple 8 hp engine can do the job.
3. Myself...
Forum: Fabrication 05-29-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By digger doug
Which would be as several of us have already...

Which would be as several of us have already suggested...and attachment for a skid loader (one with hi-flow)

BTW I got a good look at one of those one day, do you know what the hourly rate
is for...
Forum: Fabrication 05-29-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By digger doug
That whole front end is gonna be toast shortly....

That whole front end is gonna be toast shortly....
Forum: Fabrication 05-29-2019, 06:47 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,607
Posted By digger doug
Excellent point, I always end up with half the...

Excellent point, I always end up with half the contents falling out when I bite
down on said taco, pre-pressing would keep everything in place.

A service that should help "Taco Bell" greatly I...
Forum: Fabrication 05-28-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,171
Posted By digger doug
I actually found someone using one of these: ...

I actually found someone using one of these:
https://www.schilger.cl/2/maquinarias.html

Roll thru the shop equipment pix, and you'll see it.

If it made all those parts for all those trailers,...
Forum: Fabrication 05-28-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By digger doug
From the farmshow link: "The one-of-a-kind rig...

From the farmshow link: "The one-of-a-kind rig consists of a 14-in. dia., carbide-tipped circular blade that's belt-driven by an 8 hp Briggs & Stratton gas engine"

1. engine way too small
2....
Forum: Fabrication 05-28-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,056
Posted By digger doug
Yup...what he said. You don't want to spend...

Yup...what he said.

You don't want to spend the rent money ?

Recall you'll only doo it once, and then every year, use a simple tow behind
brush mower to keep it in check.

FWIW ask over at...
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