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Forum: Shop & Safety 05-23-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 1,118
Views: 57,483
Posted By GWIZ
Read the instructions just in case, it was...

Read the instructions just in case, it was mentioned a few times by members that you should use the on/off controls on the VFD and not the machines switches for on/off.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-22-2020, 06:24 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,087
Posted By GWIZ
I keep seeing a move to Lubbock or Amarillo in my...

I keep seeing a move to Lubbock or Amarillo in my future, what I see in my price range most low priced homes have their garage converter to a room, I need something for my toys.

if you don't mind...
Forum: Welding 05-15-2020, 02:20 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,067
Posted By GWIZ
When people think you are going to make money off...

When people think you are going to make money off their items the price goes up.

I think we had a member that had the reels slide out of a cabinet, basically if someone can see the cables they...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-08-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By GWIZ
If it was sold as trickle charger then it should...

If it was sold as trickle charger then it should not require a dummy load when disconnected.

If it was a home made deal then I would have suggested adding a diode so the battery does not back feed...
Forum: Fabrication 05-05-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 665
Posted By GWIZ
I would weld solid bars in and have the them bolt...

I would weld solid bars in and have the them bolt together.

Or if you do it right you can flatten the top of the pipes drill holes and do the same thing with bolts.

Or 5 flat bar spokes with...
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-04-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By GWIZ
use two fans wired in series 120 +120 = 240...

use two fans wired in series 120 +120 = 240 volts.
BUT
the two fans must be identical no mixing.
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-30-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 814
Posted By GWIZ
Its hard to tell I would consider mounting the...

Its hard to tell I would consider mounting the rest of the fan to an aluminum plate, also try to balance it.
Forum: Welding 04-30-2020, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 808
Posted By GWIZ
Welcome to the site. In General there is...

Welcome to the site.


In General there is about 3 different tapers on engines sold, as I recall.
likely there is a 12" or so long through bolt that holds the rotor to the engine that you need to...
Forum: Machining 04-30-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 809
Posted By GWIZ
This one showed up on Craigslist in Watts about a...

This one showed up on Craigslist in Watts about a year ago for $700
never seen one so I saved the pictures.


here is the manual about 9.4 mb....
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-26-2020, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 364
Posted By GWIZ
The first picture is a combination air filter and...

The first picture is a combination air filter and pressure regulator, you turn the black knob to set the working output pressure you need.

Second picture, search the net with the model numbers may...
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-26-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,087
Posted By GWIZ
Looks like a good start, I guess no shower...

Looks like a good start, I guess no shower room/plumbing.
Forum: Shop & Safety 04-23-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 1,118
Views: 57,483
Posted By GWIZ
Your friend need to place something under the...

Your friend need to place something under the chop saw to keep the sparks from embedding into your cement floor.

I have a spark line in cement that I can not remove.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-23-2020, 03:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,011
Posted By GWIZ
Distance wise, Trouble shoot the problem boxes...

Distance wise, Trouble shoot the problem boxes located "closest" to the breaker.
No use checking a box that is 100 feet away when it gets its power from the box 50 feet closer to the breaker.
Don't...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-15-2020, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By GWIZ
Dental Crown Caliper.

Dental Crown Caliper.
Forum: Welding 04-12-2020, 01:59 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,240
Posted By GWIZ
The OP decided on Brazing with a new question. ...

The OP decided on Brazing with a new question.

brazing copper tubing need rods
https://www.shopfloortalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=51786
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-11-2020, 02:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 385
Posted By GWIZ
Is that every 50K miles they will need chains and...

Is that every 50K miles they will need chains and adjuster kit?
and clean the pump strainer of plastic?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-10-2020, 03:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 492
Posted By GWIZ
Brass is not going to hold as stated. If the...

Brass is not going to hold as stated.
If the nut is cast-iron then use Ni99 rod, if its steel then weld it with 70xx mig wire.

As for the screw, if the area of the break does not engage the nut...
Forum: Fabrication 04-08-2020, 10:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,028
Posted By GWIZ
Yes I would like to see them also BUT be sure...

Yes I would like to see them also
BUT be sure to up load them to SFT... no hosting from some off-site ghost.
Forum: Fabrication 03-31-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 846
Posted By GWIZ
Nice. If there is a will there is a way.

Nice.
If there is a will there is a way.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-31-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 336
Posted By GWIZ
Most motors the wiring selection is behind the...

Most motors the wiring selection is behind the plate.
remove the plate and post a picture of what you have.
Forum: Machining 03-26-2020, 04:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,305
Posted By GWIZ
most buy them. sometimes I use HSS tool blanks...

most buy them. sometimes I use HSS tool blanks but you don't want to drill into one not paying attention.

in the link you can see some parallels and info....
Forum: Fabrication 03-20-2020, 12:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 825
Posted By GWIZ
Or tilt the flange at an Angle and cut the hole ...

Or tilt the flange at an Angle and cut the hole
then
Cut the ellipse/oval on the plasma cutter.
Forum: Fabrication 03-19-2020, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 825
Posted By GWIZ
I'm not sure what you are asking do you have a...

I'm not sure what you are asking do you have a drawing you can post?
Forum: Machining 03-13-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 769
Posted By GWIZ
In the case you will have to use "removable"...

In the case you will have to use "removable" drill bushings in order to go smaller.

one bushing to center with casting hole
a smaller bushing just to get a hole on center
then another bushing...
Forum: Welding 03-13-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,096
Posted By GWIZ
The thread that would not die.

The thread that would not die.
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