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Forum: Fabrication 06-15-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,111
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Joey, as always enjoying your sharing of projects.

Joey, as always enjoying your sharing of projects.
Forum: Fabrication 06-13-2019, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 345
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I dropped about $70 last night with shipping and...

I dropped about $70 last night with shipping and taxes included.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-12-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
The common moronic term is weight, even though...

The common moronic term is weight, even though the industry has never used
it... ever... And a 30w never existed as a specification. SAE 0W, 5W, 10W and
20W are part of the SAE J300...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-06-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Nope, no such thing...:rolleyes:

Nope, no such thing...:rolleyes:
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-06-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
It has API, ILSAC and dexos certs, nothing wrong...

It has API, ILSAC and dexos certs, nothing wrong with it.
Meets the industry standards. Still a Group III synthetic.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 06-06-2019, 01:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 457
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
What is "30 w"???

What is "30 w"???
Forum: Fabrication 06-06-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 13,342
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
https://www.harborfreight.com/compact-bender-38470...

https://www.harborfreight.com/compact-bender-38470.html
Forum: Welding 05-25-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,286
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Yup, those are expensive. I have said more than...

Yup, those are expensive. I have said more than once,
"Don't try to fix it yourself, just bring it here, it will be cheaper..."
Forum: Welding 05-24-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,286
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Shhhhh I want to see them waste their money.... ...

Shhhhh I want to see them waste their money....

:devil::devil::devil:
Forum: Fabrication 05-24-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 815
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Another boobtoob video on how not to do...

Another boobtoob video on how not to do something. With all the preheat
his top edge is rounded over... My chief in the Navy would be chewing his
ass...
Forum: Fabrication 05-24-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 815
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Gerry and I have the same thoughts. If...

Gerry and I have the same thoughts.


If you have to preheat you need a bigger tip. I have cut up to 4" plate,
no preheat needed, but earplugs helped.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-23-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,011
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Aluminum is amphoteric. Zinc is also.

Aluminum is amphoteric. Zinc is also.
Forum: Fabrication 05-17-2019, 07:45 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 43,221
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
There is going to be a lot of bounce with a...

There is going to be a lot of bounce with a sledge,
If possible maybe you can push against a stump
or other immovable object...
Forum: Machining 05-16-2019, 11:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
How'd you mount your mill to the ceiling?

How'd you mount your mill to the ceiling?
Forum: Fabrication 05-16-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 43,221
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
This is the kind of weld pattern I would use on a...

This is the kind of weld pattern I would use on a bucket.
Forum: Fabrication 05-16-2019, 10:04 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 43,221
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I do the staggered pattern but I weld in the...

I do the staggered pattern but I weld in the opposite of the direction of progression.
Forum: Fabrication 05-16-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 43,221
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Actually welding the back side will make the bow...

Actually welding the back side will make the bow worse, welds contract
when they cool.

I would get a beam and with some spacers in the middle get a bend that
is equal in the opposite...
Forum: Machining 05-15-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 370
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
http://vintagemachinery.org/mfgIndex/detail.aspx?i...

http://vintagemachinery.org/mfgIndex/detail.aspx?id=2104&tab=3
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-15-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 667
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Keep the vises inside and use the table...

Keep the vises inside and use the table outside...

Yes I am enabling...
Forum: Machining 05-15-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 565
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
I was looking at those pictures of the tools, it...

I was looking at those pictures of the tools, it would not be too hard
to make one. More for the fun of the project than to save money.
Forum: Fabrication 05-15-2019, 11:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 928
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
That would be very useful!

That would be very useful!
Forum: Fabrication 05-14-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 928
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
$300 is a bit pricey but if you don't have access...

$300 is a bit pricey but if you don't have access to a mill it does become more reasonable. I have the steel to build one, it is on the 'to-do' but mine will be a bit wider.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-14-2019, 07:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 975
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Well turns out not so done after the alignment...

Well turns out not so done after the alignment there was still a little
vibration. Jesse suspected the engine mounts. So this past weekend
I changed out the engine mounts. The two on top were...
Forum: Fabrication 05-12-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,170
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
Just remember there, air force, keep your trimmer...

Just remember there, air force, keep your trimmer away from your nuts.
Forum: SFT Information 05-12-2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,590
Posted By Shade Tree Welder
There is a better than 50/50 chance I will be...

There is a better than 50/50 chance I will be there Friday night
but have to leave on Saturday for Nashville. I have to be there
Sunday Morning with bells on...
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