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Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 07:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,505
Posted By Camaro Zach
i Made a bandsaw stand with a HF portaband a few...

i Made a bandsaw stand with a HF portaband a few years ago: pic 1 price was right ($99)and I needed it thrown together quickly at the time. I have since acquired a m18 Milwaukee cordless portaband...
Forum: Welding 09-08-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 734
Posted By Camaro Zach
Remove the sink and use a oscillating tool or...

Remove the sink and use a oscillating tool or something of the like to make a slot you can slide a backing strip in place.
Forum: Fabrication 08-29-2019, 05:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 842
Posted By Camaro Zach
1/2” sch 40 pipe has an ID around .620” and 9/16”...

1/2” sch 40 pipe has an ID around .620” and 9/16” rod is .562” OD
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-29-2019, 01:29 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 586
Posted By Camaro Zach
From all the research I did most all older...

From all the research I did most all older washers only have a start capacitor.

On the other hand my 220v window ac unit in the shop does use a run capacitor for the 3 speed motor.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 586
Posted By Camaro Zach
Thanks yes the centrifugal switch works

Thanks yes the centrifugal switch works
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-28-2019, 10:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 586
Posted By Camaro Zach
If I wire it as pictured with the current SPDT...

If I wire it as pictured with the current SPDT switch it is going to energize the high and low windings at the same time no matter if the switch is on high or low. Correct?

So the easiest solution...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-27-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,667
Posted By Camaro Zach
I am not sure. Maybe seeing old beat-to-death...

I am not sure. Maybe seeing old beat-to-death topics on other forums. I am thankful in this instance Brian posted a screenshot of the original half anvil.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-27-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,667
Posted By Camaro Zach
I hate to bump an old thread but i have been...

I hate to bump an old thread but i have been forgetting to take pictures of an old broken anvil from my family’s property. The anvil has been on the front porch of our little “farmhouse “ since I was...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-27-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 586
Posted By Camaro Zach
I agree and I think it would fix the problem but...

I agree and I think it would fix the problem but without going with a DPDT switch wouldn’t it overheat the capacitor using it to power the run windings?

(I’m hoping there is a way to achieve...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-27-2019, 04:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 586
Posted By Camaro Zach
2 speed motor wiring

A friend’s dad gave me this fan a year or so ago that was missing the motor. I finally found a suitable 1/2 horse 2 speed motor in an old washing machine to cobble together.

I have been reading...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-19-2019, 09:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 703
Posted By Camaro Zach
Blue sharpie and my knife are two things I never...

Blue sharpie and my knife are two things I never leave the house without.
Forum: Welding 07-03-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,659
Posted By Camaro Zach
How well does it run 6010 on 120v? I have been...

How well does it run 6010 on 120v? I have been looking for another small portable machine to replace my little longevity when it lets the smoke out.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 07-03-2019, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 517
Posted By Camaro Zach
My HF version is drilled to 5/8”

My HF version is drilled to 5/8”
Forum: Fabrication 06-02-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,675
Posted By Camaro Zach
Glad to see you back. I recently warped some...

Glad to see you back.

I recently warped some 3/8” x 12” flat bars pretty good in the middle of he night and used an idea in my head that I had seen you post years ago. Bottle jack and chain you...
Forum: Fabrication 05-31-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,481
Posted By Camaro Zach
Looks good Randall I like nobling’s clamp...

Looks good Randall

I like nobling’s clamp idea. I was thinking some sort of toggle clamp to quickly hold the plates together.
Forum: Fabrication 05-23-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,152
Posted By Camaro Zach
I am going to have to try that, thanks! I...

I am going to have to try that, thanks!

I clean/swap tips almost every time I grab the torch to just to size the tip accordingly.

I hand cut some 2” plate recently with satisfactory results....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-19-2019, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 804
Posted By Camaro Zach
Just Clips brand pn: JC500 are what I have had...

Just Clips brand pn: JC500 are what I have had good luck with. Made in USA to boot.
Forum: Machining 05-18-2019, 04:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 692
Posted By Camaro Zach
I work on a few here and there. Need to freshen...

I work on a few here and there. Need to freshen up 2 of my motors in the not so distant future too. If they work well I’d happily put one to use.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-18-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 853
Posted By Camaro Zach
Single or dual springs? If dual I’ll buy the...

Single or dual springs? If dual I’ll buy the locks/retainers from ya.
Forum: Machining 05-18-2019, 12:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 692
Posted By Camaro Zach
Short piece of tubing the right diameter to...

Short piece of tubing the right diameter to contact the outer metal part of the seal. I have used a socket in a pinch also.
Forum: Machining 05-17-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 692
Posted By Camaro Zach
I’m bored so here is a shot of the way I do them....

I’m bored so here is a shot of the way I do them. Grab the seal and gently pry it up using the head as a fulcrum.
Forum: Machining 05-17-2019, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 692
Posted By Camaro Zach
I have always used channellocks to pry the old...

I have always used channellocks to pry the old seals out. With a bit of wiggling they usually pop right out.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-17-2019, 04:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 853
Posted By Camaro Zach
So that you don’t have to sweat dropping a valve...

So that you don’t have to sweat dropping a valve soo much you can put #1 at TDC. change springs on 1 & 6, rotate 90*, 8 & 5, rotate 90*, 7 & 4, rotate 90*, 3 & 2
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-19-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By Camaro Zach
Auto or manual? Imo it doesn’t matter with a mild...

Auto or manual? Imo it doesn’t matter with a mild setup like that. Doing basic bolt-one too?

Just make sure they do some cold-start tuning. And if dyno tuned make sure part throttle and low speed...
Forum: Welding 04-18-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 754
Posted By Camaro Zach
https://www.millerwelds.com/support/manuals-and-pa...

https://www.millerwelds.com/support/manuals-and-parts

Plug in the serial # and you can view the factory manual.
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