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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-11-2021, 10:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 173
Posted By toprecycler
Neat idea. Plus multi tasking on the axle with...

Neat idea. Plus multi tasking on the axle with running the winch on opposite side for lifting heavy chunks.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-10-2021, 08:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 368
Posted By toprecycler
Nice repair. Glad you figured it out. ...

Nice repair. Glad you figured it out.


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-09-2021, 05:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,183
Posted By toprecycler
It’s that catch 22. It seems after a certain...

It’s that catch 22. It seems after a certain age, equipment, cars and anything else will start to go up in price if there is a demand for it. I can’t see the value myself. But, if I had an excess...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-06-2021, 08:32 PM
Replies: 1,375
Views: 110,553
Posted By toprecycler
A little bit at a time and it will get done. ...

A little bit at a time and it will get done.


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Forum: Shop & Safety 04-05-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 1,375
Views: 110,553
Posted By toprecycler
$1200 does not go as far as it used to, but it...

$1200 does not go as far as it used to, but it does still help the economy go round.[emoji22]


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Forum: Welding 04-04-2021, 08:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 959
Posted By toprecycler
What are you going to do with it? Same as a...

What are you going to do with it?

Same as a woman with a closet full of shoes. Test it out once, and then put it up on the shelf to take up valuable storage space.[emoji4]


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Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 04-01-2021, 04:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 602
Posted By toprecycler
It will be used with loving memory often! ...

It will be used with loving memory often!


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Forum: Fabrication 04-01-2021, 04:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By toprecycler
Check the bore of the cylinder. It may be...

Check the bore of the cylinder. It may be bulged, and allowing the o-ring to shit out.

Or is the piston wore down on one spot?


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Forum: Welding 03-31-2021, 11:44 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By toprecycler
Well, just make something up for the next person...

Well, just make something up for the next person to see.[emoji38]


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Forum: Fabrication 03-31-2021, 11:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 296
Posted By toprecycler
Nice improvement! The older I get, the more...

Nice improvement!

The older I get, the more I think about something mechanical taking care of the heavy lifts too.[emoji4]


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Forum: Welding 03-31-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 796
Posted By toprecycler
Another thing, are you sure the gas flow isn’t...

Another thing, are you sure the gas flow isn’t too high? It can sometimes create a turbulence drawing in air at the cup.


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Forum: Shop & Safety 03-31-2021, 04:59 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 16,515
Posted By toprecycler
Cutter Barn 2.0

Your shop picture resembles my shop and multiple school bus storage units.[emoji38][emoji33]

Except your walls look much newer and better lit.


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Forum: Welding 03-31-2021, 04:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 796
Posted By toprecycler
Is the argon tank full? Have you used it before...

Is the argon tank full? Have you used it before with the spool gun with good results?

Years ago, I did have a tank that had bad gas in it. It showed up when the tank was nearing empty. After...
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-30-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 16,515
Posted By toprecycler
At first I thought this was a picture of your new...

At first I thought this was a picture of your new shop, but then I noticed the lights running different than earlier pictures in this thread.[emoji4]

At least you had time to clean out the shop,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-28-2021, 05:10 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,366
Posted By toprecycler
Easier second time around?[emoji22] Sent...

Easier second time around?[emoji22]


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Forum: Machining 03-27-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,192
Posted By toprecycler
Great, SFT comes thru again! Sent...

Great, SFT comes thru again!




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Forum: Machining 03-27-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,192
Posted By toprecycler
Chuck it up in a drill motor with a bolt and nut...

Chuck it up in a drill motor with a bolt and nut holding it and some Emory sandpaper will red neck you in service.[emoji4]. I assume you have a micrometer to check it.


Good to hear from you...
Forum: Fabrication 03-23-2021, 09:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 964
Posted By toprecycler
It’s an off-road powered vechicle for a person in...

It’s an off-road powered vechicle for a person in a wheelchair.

He has spent a lot of time designing and building this. Very cool indeed.



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Forum: Fabrication 03-23-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 421
Posted By toprecycler
+1. Tractors should come from the factory with...

+1. Tractors should come from the factory with those.[emoji4]


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-22-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 773
Posted By toprecycler
Son is printing the knob now for me . Will see...

Son is printing the knob now for me . Will see how it turns out.

159947159948


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Forum: Shop & Safety 03-22-2021, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 543
Posted By toprecycler
Nice save on vice and stool. And the stool can...

Nice save on vice and stool. And the stool can double as a makeshift anvil when needed.[emoji4][emoji38]


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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-19-2021, 05:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 657
Posted By toprecycler
That looks original. And a steal at that price...

That looks original. And a steal at that price with the dies!


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Forum: Fabrication 03-16-2021, 09:10 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 27,526
Posted By toprecycler
Spencer did note that he would like to keep it...

Spencer did note that he would like to keep it stored there, but rotated up horizontal with the bed. Great idea, buuuttt, I would be concerned with dirt and snow/ ice coming up from the tire and...
Forum: Fabrication 03-15-2021, 08:00 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 27,526
Posted By toprecycler
Probably a mute point in this case, since it is...

Probably a mute point in this case, since it is only put in when he is going to use the crane, I assume.

Unless he pins it so it can be turned 90 degrees and store it there when not in use.

...
Forum: Fabrication 03-14-2021, 04:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 911
Posted By toprecycler
Looks like the plan is coming together. ...

Looks like the plan is coming together.


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