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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 04-20-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,311
Posted By randydupree
And change the oil and filter,straight 40 is what...

And change the oil and filter,straight 40 is what i would run and check the coolant,make sure it has coolant and not straight water.
I bought a big John Deere once that the guy ran straight water...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 04-02-2021, 08:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,265
Posted By randydupree
Its so good to see that go to you,enjoy.

Its so good to see that go to you,enjoy.
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-14-2021, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
I had my 70 ton iron worker,a Burgmaster turret...

I had my 70 ton iron worker,a Burgmaster turret drill/mill,my mill and a lathe all hooked to one converter,i ean one machine at a time for years like that.
My converter was home made too.
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-09-2021, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Tim,i'm not a sparky,i really know nothing about...

Tim,i'm not a sparky,i really know nothing about power etc.
But i have had a rotary phase converter or two.
I would be willing to bet that one big rotary converter will suck power like nobodys...
Forum: Machining 02-08-2021, 06:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,562
Posted By randydupree
I bought several APU;s off of semi trucks,the...

I bought several APU;s off of semi trucks,the ones they use for heat and cooling etc.
They had a 2 cylinder Kubota engine.
Made by Carrier,and they had a but pulley like your needing on them.
I...
Forum: Machining 02-04-2021, 07:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,562
Posted By randydupree
I am no help on the pulleys,but i buy belts from...

I am no help on the pulleys,but i buy belts from "the V Belt Guys"
They have all kinds of belts and they have great prices.
I make an alternator kit to replace a DN50 on a Series 60 engine in...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-27-2021, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Have a great day Tim.

Have a great day Tim.
Forum: Fabrication 01-26-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,713
Posted By randydupree
Use your imagination and you can bend all kinds...

Use your imagination and you can bend all kinds of things on your bender.
I made longer pins so i could bend stuff on top of the arms,larger round hoops and i made a product for years that required...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-13-2021, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
don't forget the return air ducts.

don't forget the return air ducts.
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-03-2021, 08:06 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
I agree with you!

I agree with you!
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-02-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Yes,and we also have bugs of all kinds and sizes...

Yes,and we also have bugs of all kinds and sizes that love to get into fiberglass
insulation.
foam it and you will never regret it.
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-30-2020, 07:56 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
hey Tim. I know your young and probably can see...

hey Tim.
I know your young and probably can see better than all the rest of us,but remember this.
One day you will get old and light is a huge deal.
PLAN ahead and run plenty of wires for lights...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-28-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
I don't know what that means. But i have...

I don't know what that means.

But i have lived in the south for 66 years,working in old tin buildings and under sheds and i had 6 sealand containers full of stuff.
the containers always...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-28-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Its sweating,i promise you that.

Its sweating,i promise you that.
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-26-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Tim is a machine!!!!!!

Tim is a machine!!!!!!
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-20-2020, 05:03 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
I made a typo on my last post,i corrected it. ...

I made a typo on my last post,i corrected it.
It should have read 1/4 mile,$35,000
for 3 phase.
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-20-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Back when i wanted 3 phase run 1/4 miles it was...

Back when i wanted 3 phase run 1/4 miles it was going to be $35,000.
Taller poles,more wire,more transformers etc.
Get that quote in writing.
Getting power on my lots at the beach in a township...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-14-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 17,941
Posted By randydupree
Cutters little building was kinda like a jigsaw...

Cutters little building was kinda like a jigsaw puzzle,i don't think anything could be moved until the first piece,like a keystone,was moved first.
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-08-2020, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Thats the code i had to build too. And i had...

Thats the code i had to build too.
And i had to use fireproof steel doors.
No openings or windows in the wall between the living space and the shop space.
Stagger the joints on the drywall.
I...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-08-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Tim,being permitted and being built to code is 2...

Tim,being permitted and being built to code is 2 different things.

When i built my warehouse home the building inspectors really did not care much about the rest of the building,but they were...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-06-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Check your building codes closely on that wall...

Check your building codes closely on that wall Tim.
I also have a home in a building with my shop.
Lots of rules for fire prevention etc.
fire proof doors,2 layers of drywall etc.
Forum: Machining 11-10-2020, 07:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 702
Posted By randydupree
i think this tool is used on automotive cylinder...

i think this tool is used on automotive cylinder heads,the pilot follows the valve guide.
Forum: Machining 10-31-2020, 02:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,480
Posted By randydupree
iknow where theres a barrel full of them,you will...

iknow where theres a barrel full of them,you will have to makethe drive to get them.
Balm Fl is where they are,i'm sure they will be a good deal.
South of Tampa Fl.
Forum: Machining 07-24-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,710
Posted By randydupree
Over on the Hamb website they do this all the...

Over on the Hamb website they do this all the time on old cars.
i never really paid attention to the methods,since i'm not going to ever do that job.
But its interesting that they do it.
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-11-2020, 04:28 PM
Replies: 1,389
Views: 117,002
Posted By randydupree
Its kinda like having an 80'' TV,nobody can steal...

Its kinda like having an 80'' TV,nobody can steal it.
It won't fit in any regular car!
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