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Forum: Fabrication 05-06-2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 18,977
Posted By customweld
Your Awsome Cutter

You are awsome Cutter with the way you put us all at eaze and the way you include all in your sharing. My ol man was a professional fabricator and tinkerer. I said once to him that he was a awsome...
Forum: Fabrication 01-27-2007, 02:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,726
Posted By customweld
Very excellent work and some nice rigging to...

Very excellent work and some nice rigging to boot. A++ :)
Forum: Fabrication 01-21-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 36,406
Posted By customweld
Thumbs up You are one fine craftsman

Sure can tell you been around awhile. You do some mighty fine work. Thanks for sharing your experience with us.
Forum: Fabrication 07-17-2006, 12:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 19,354
Posted By customweld
Very nice job. I really like tht roller! A+ :D

Very nice job. I really like tht roller! A+ :D
Forum: Fabrication 07-14-2006, 02:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,008
Posted By customweld
little roller

The two bottom rolls are old wheels from a walker floor jack with hot roll rod running thru them,and they roll on this. If i had cold roll i would have used it. My driver or pinch roller is pipe...
Forum: Fabrication 07-12-2006, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,008
Posted By customweld
little roller

Rick i just copied other rollers off the sight. Used materials i had. Worked good on 5/8 hot roll.
Scott there is a little brake in my pics. or are you talking about a hossfield style bender? They...
Forum: Fabrication 07-12-2006, 01:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,008
Posted By customweld
Talking little roller

Yes cutter. I figured why should i tie up a bottle jack. My partner and i were talking and he used a threaded rod to raise and lower the pinch roller. If you look at my 2nd post you will see 5/8s rod...
Forum: Fabrication 07-12-2006, 12:43 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,008
Posted By customweld
little roller 2

Ok just thought i would upload the rest of the rod. This will sit on top of 7 tube columns to tie the tops together. The gazeibo is falling down, so im adding tubes with base plates to the concrete...
Forum: Fabrication 07-12-2006, 12:31 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,008
Posted By customweld
Little roller

Ok Guys and Gals, I used others ideas but came up with my own. It works but you got to work it. I still want to build some guides to keep rounds in the middle of the rollers. also the brake i built...
Forum: Fabrication 06-02-2006, 11:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,190
Posted By customweld
Suck

Man do you SUCK. What a score! :D
Forum: Fabrication 05-27-2006, 12:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,463
Posted By customweld
Very nice tables

Very nice fabrications. Quality craftsmanship. A+
Forum: Welding 05-17-2006, 12:42 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,964
Posted By customweld
Black & Decker makes Journeyman outa all of us....

Black & Decker makes Journeyman outa all of us. Nice improvement. Now teach yourseld to dobb the puddle with the rod and you got her down. dip,dip,dip with your rod thats the way i was taught. Mike
Forum: Welding 05-16-2006, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,964
Posted By customweld
aluminum weld

I would guess to say that you would need to make sure that no impuritys were on your material that your welding. Myself i usually us a wire brush on a grinder. Aluminum is a live metel and you have...
Forum: Welding 05-16-2006, 12:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,964
Posted By customweld
aluminum weld

My question is, does your machine have high frequency? AC high freq. You have to have it to weld aluminum with TIG. Also like its been stated your best bet it to have someone show you how to weld it...
Forum: SFT Information 05-16-2006, 12:31 AM
Replies: 266
Sticky: SFT Donations
Views: 181,439
Posted By customweld
donation sent

Not alot compaired to the info i recieve but its what i can send for now. Thanks for keeping such an awsome site going even if i do just lurk most of the time. Mike
Forum: Fabrication 01-09-2006, 10:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,023
Posted By customweld
Nice Idea! Thanks Mike :D

Nice Idea! Thanks Mike :D
Forum: Fabrication 01-09-2006, 09:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,023
Posted By customweld
Thanks guys: Doesnt seem to yet digr. drilled out...

Thanks guys: Doesnt seem to yet digr. drilled out the pipe smooth and then machined the shaft to match buy about .030 clearance. The prob i'm haveing is not enough spring travel when it compresses...
Forum: Fabrication 01-08-2006, 09:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 11,557
Posted By customweld
Very nice job. Should make things go smooth for...

Very nice job. Should make things go smooth for you. Hopefully not very much back work after this :D .
Forum: Fabrication 01-08-2006, 08:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,023
Posted By customweld
Little Brake

Hello guys: Ive been wanting one of these or something simmular so i gave it a shot. Copied other ideas cus i aint to smart but i give her heck. Now i wont have to use as much oxy/acc for the little...
Forum: Machining 01-07-2006, 03:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,382
Posted By customweld
Tap

That is a good idea. I have a terrable time putting straight pressure to the tap. I'm always afraid i'll snap off the tap when it goes in crooked. Thanks Mike
Forum: Welding 01-07-2006, 03:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 6,300
Posted By customweld
alunimun welding

Hello guys. From my experiance just practical application the stick runs like water is the way i say it. I've had to repair handrails on Zoom Booms. It fixed it enough to get to the shop for tig. It...
Forum: Machining 01-07-2006, 12:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,959
Posted By customweld
bandsaw

I didn't mean to hijack sorry. Widetrackman I've worked with lots of diffrent saws in the past wet and dry. Dont like the mess you get from wet but if i couldn't find an ellis i would have settled...
Forum: Machining 01-06-2006, 01:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,959
Posted By customweld
Ellis band saw

Well guys not to brag but I did just pick up a used ellis1600 with 7 blades for 1200 bucks cash. Friend of mine in business for him self bought a vertical metal mizer and didnt need his ellis any...
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