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Forum: Welding 12-30-2009, 07:55 PM
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Miller 211 vs. 212

What is the difference between the arc quality and pros and cons between the Miller 211 mig vs 212? looks like $400 -500 in cost and the 212 is much larger.
Forum: Fabrication 10-23-2005, 06:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,745
Posted By sticky
Geo thermal heeting and cooling is the only way...

Geo thermal heeting and cooling is the only way to go if you have the room to trench and you are going to spend any money on an upgrade..

You are combusting nothing and have no safty risk. You...
Forum: SFT Information 10-21-2005, 09:44 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,124
Posted By sticky
sounds good. My wife works 7 on 7 off and if it...

sounds good. My wife works 7 on 7 off and if it works count me in.

Just a thought

What about 2 different 1 day classes of 8 and you can only attent one or the other. It would be intense...
Forum: SFT Information 10-17-2005, 09:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,559
Posted By sticky
Blown 4.3 If you would have asked, they...

Blown 4.3

If you would have asked, they would have turned on any and all machines on in that room for you. I asked them if they would turn on the mm210 and not only did they turn it on, but gave...
Forum: SFT Information 10-17-2005, 09:27 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,380
Posted By sticky
I had never tigged before and was started off not...

I had never tigged before and was started off not evan using a rod because there was too much going on. I got one on one instruction from Engloid and each of the 4 Miller instructures.
At the end...
Forum: SFT Information 08-01-2005, 10:46 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 22,919
Posted By sticky
Ron, I am another greenhorn. I have never...

Ron,

I am another greenhorn. I have never tigged.
Forum: SFT Information 07-18-2005, 12:13 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 22,919
Posted By sticky
Shade, I am in.

Shade,

I am in.
Forum: Fabrication 04-16-2005, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,443
Posted By sticky
nice job. How did you clean oil and grease...

nice job.

How did you clean oil and grease off of the engine and prep before painting?
Forum: Fabrication 04-15-2005, 11:18 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 26,122
Posted By sticky
Shade, That is a SWEET looking truck. I...

Shade,

That is a SWEET looking truck. I don't have any real experience to give you advice, but instead of chopping off the bed of that good looking girl, I would consider all ways to make mobile...
Forum: Fabrication 03-17-2005, 11:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,417
Posted By sticky
sberry, I am with you on bleach. It might...

sberry,

I am with you on bleach. It might not be the best thing, but I know if something was growing like mold or fungus, it is dead. I can't think of anything that cost less.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-08-2005, 12:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,201
Posted By sticky
Shade tree

Ron,

If you are going threw Kankakee in the next 9 days, could you stop off and give this truck a test drive for me and let me know how it handles in the turns? I need to do some power washing,...
Forum: Fabrication 02-23-2005, 11:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,308
Posted By sticky
Dirtdigger, Nice looking job and very nice...

Dirtdigger,

Nice looking job and very nice looking shop. I live close to Valparaiso Indiana 1 hour from Chicago. Just wondering what town in southern Michigan you lived close to.
Forum: Fabrication 02-21-2005, 08:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,022
Posted By sticky
Shade Tree, Everytime I walk to the barn I...

Shade Tree,

Everytime I walk to the barn I loose a boot off of my foot in the mud.


Ever since the 6 inches of snow melted, 3 50 dergree days, and 4 inches of rain, I have been waiting...
Forum: Fabrication 02-20-2005, 11:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,022
Posted By sticky
From the pictures, it is hard for me to tell why...

From the pictures, it is hard for me to tell why you had to cut out all the cross members?
Forum: Fabrication 02-20-2005, 11:14 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,022
Posted By sticky
Thanks for posting those Big Rig. I got the...

Thanks for posting those Big Rig. I got the blaster lined up down here and am waiting for a hard freeze to move the mack out of my yard to the shop.
Forum: Welding 02-16-2005, 11:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,348
Posted By sticky
I'm driving from northwest Indiana to St. Louis...

I'm driving from northwest Indiana to St. Louis on Easter weakend. How much can I buy your 210 for? I know its over an over rated unit, but I just want to help a guy out. If you pm me it will be...
Forum: Fabrication 02-14-2005, 12:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,667
Posted By sticky
Big rig, Have you thought of buying a car...

Big rig,

Have you thought of buying a car carrier and renting it to this customer for what you charge him every other week. I'm sure it would free up alot of time for you and your family.
...
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 08:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
Tom, I havn't done any work on it. I had it...

Tom,

I havn't done any work on it. I had it up for 2 days to get and keep moisture out of the bed and see if it was creeping down. Before the truck showed up, a was strongly warned of the...
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 06:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
Easiest for me working with what I have is use...

Easiest for me working with what I have is use grinder , wire brush head on grinder, and drill on cracks and to prep were I am going to weld patch to beam with stick.

Weld all the cracks. Use...
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 04:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
Thanks for the info. I am going to use a ...

Thanks for the info.

I am going to use a 1/4 inch strap 8 inches wide by 10 feet unless I find a cheap drop piece Monday at the steel supplier.
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
in the first image, you can see a hydrolic line...

in the first image, you can see a hydrolic line that has been patched. Is this safe? Sould I replace it? and if so what is involved as far as draining fluid and so on.

It isnt leaking and the...
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 02:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
Here is a picture of the OLD GIRL. 1978 ...

Here is a picture of the OLD GIRL. 1978

Everything seems to work good on it.
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 02:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
Here is failed 1/8 inch patch on 2nd diaginal...

Here is failed 1/8 inch patch on 2nd diaginal that I will grind off.
Forum: Fabrication 02-12-2005, 02:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,200
Posted By sticky
New Old Mack

There Are A Few Cracks On The Main Rails From Front To Back. The worst one Was Patched With An 1/8 Inch Piece Of Steel And Failed(second To Last AT DIAGNAL). I Was Going To Grind It Off And Use 1/4...
Forum: Fabrication 02-05-2005, 02:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 6,227
Posted By sticky
I use a powder called Drione to get rid of wood...

I use a powder called Drione to get rid of wood bees. I had a hornets nest show up last summer and it wiped them out.

It is a powder that you use with a duster so it goes around the corners
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