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Forum: Shop & Safety 09-22-2022, 12:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By tigman250
good info, thank you!

good info, thank you!
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-17-2022, 06:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By tigman250
I have already made a FB page, joined as many...

I have already made a FB page, joined as many chiro groups that will let me in. Even paid FB to promote my page, this got me a call from California and several other out of state dead ends. Trouble...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-17-2022, 06:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By tigman250
This is precisely why I chose a generic name...

This is precisely why I chose a generic name (Maurer Medical Repair) because I didn’t want to limit myself to just Chiro repairs. Chiro is where I wanted to start because I have been doing them...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-17-2022, 06:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By tigman250
Would love to get my hands on a chiropractor...

Would love to get my hands on a chiropractor list, short of going through the yellow pages I’m not sure how to compose one. One thing I am running into doing that is I see multiple business names...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-16-2022, 12:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,253
Posted By tigman250
advertising for new business venture

I recently started a medical repair business, one that specifically targets Chiropractic tables. I have gone to the local businesses and shook hands while dropping off a card. I have gotten over 70%...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-16-2022, 11:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,598
Posted By tigman250
I knew I came to the right place with my sob...

I knew I came to the right place with my sob story! Next time I’m in the shop and motivated to mess with it I’ll open it up and snap some pics of its innards, maybe you fine gentlemen can walk me...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-15-2022, 10:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,598
Posted By tigman250
What do you need pictures of? I may as well hack...

What do you need pictures of? I may as well hack it apart, it’s absolutely useless as is!
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-15-2022, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,598
Posted By tigman250
Can you buy a decent Battery Charger anymore????

Tonight I went to back the Jeep out of the shop, battery is low enough I just get the clicking starter. Put my large and expensive roll cart charger on it and put it on 200A boost and only get a...
Forum: Machining 05-05-2022, 05:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,590
Posted By tigman250
I watched one once where a guy welded up a couple...

I watched one once where a guy welded up a couple of missing teeth on a ring gear for a truck differential, stick welded the teeth not chipping slag between passes then used a 4.5" grinder to...
Forum: Welding 05-03-2022, 08:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,421
Posted By tigman250
Glad I wasn't the only one, perhaps the attitude...

Glad I wasn't the only one, perhaps the attitude wasn't necessary......
Forum: Welding 04-11-2022, 07:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,404
Posted By tigman250
Should have come from the factory like that, nice...

Should have come from the factory like that, nice job
Forum: Fabrication 03-29-2022, 11:41 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,095
Posted By tigman250
What side of Detroit are you on threepiece? I'm a...

What side of Detroit are you on threepiece? I'm a couple hours North in the thumb.
Forum: Welding 03-15-2022, 02:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,245
Posted By tigman250
defiantly TIG related but before my time, I have...

defiantly TIG related but before my time, I have never seen anything like it in the field
Forum: Fabrication 03-12-2022, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,660
Posted By tigman250
Been running a UDS for almost 15 years now, I...

Been running a UDS for almost 15 years now, I went from natural vents to a temp controller years ago and it’s now a set and forget unit! The Pitmaster IQ110 is the one I have but there are many...
Forum: Fabrication 03-10-2022, 07:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,051
Posted By tigman250
The cubitron line is amazing, speed of cut and...

The cubitron line is amazing, speed of cut and work life are unbelievable!
Forum: Fabrication 03-10-2022, 02:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,051
Posted By tigman250
the 2 HP do good on the 2X48?

the 2 HP do good on the 2X48?
Forum: Fabrication 03-10-2022, 11:42 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,051
Posted By tigman250
I have a 1" X 42" and a 2" X 48", the 1" has a...

I have a 1" X 42" and a 2" X 48", the 1" has a .33 HP and the 2" has a .5 HP, with course belts and 1018 I stall them frequently, wish they both had a bit more grunt. Both commercial units by...
Forum: Fabrication 03-09-2022, 08:36 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,051
Posted By tigman250
Beautiful grinder, wonderful craftsmanship, it's...

Beautiful grinder, wonderful craftsmanship, it's perfect in every way, very nice work!
Forum: Machining 02-22-2022, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 658
Posted By tigman250
Thanks, I have a Leblond lathe, it has a 7.5hp...

Thanks, I have a Leblond lathe, it has a 7.5hp motor and around a 15" swing, CA tool post. I want a few larger carbide holders for the occasional bigger job but for the most part I'm doing fairly...
Forum: Machining 02-21-2022, 12:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 658
Posted By tigman250
Source for lathe tooling

Looking to tool up my lathe, where are you guys finding decent quality hobbyist grade carbide and holders? I see watching ebay I can pick up an occasional lot of good used stuff, can also get brand...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-27-2022, 11:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,611
Posted By tigman250
I have been using TurboCad for probably 15 years....

I have been using TurboCad for probably 15 years. All my drawings are 2D for fab purposes but it has 3D capabilities as well, I just have not taken the time to learn that aspect of it. I forget how...
Forum: Fabrication 01-19-2022, 12:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,835
Posted By tigman250
Very nice work!

Very nice work!
Forum: Fabrication 12-22-2021, 11:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,425
Posted By tigman250
While vacationing on the Keeweenaw Peninsula...

While vacationing on the Keeweenaw Peninsula several years back we toured the Quincy mine, always fascinates me to see how things got done years ago. lots of brute strength and hand tools, people...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 11-01-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,514
Posted By tigman250
The carbo fluid is dripped in through the top.

The carbo fluid is dripped in through the top.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-28-2021, 10:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,514
Posted By tigman250
Furnace seals via a sand seal on the lid, heats...

Furnace seals via a sand seal on the lid, heats up to 1700F degrees then the carbon is introduced. Assuming the heat removes the oxygen, I am not the operator or a scientist, I just fix it when it...
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