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Forum: Machining 11-07-2019, 01:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 224
Posted By midmosandblasting
Maybe programming error . Had a metric programmed...

Maybe programming error . Had a metric programmed vertical lathe that a decreed train driver programmed in imperial . 28,000 dollar chuck later he called it a night . I had the joy of a 24 hour day...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-04-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By midmosandblasting
Now try a .38 one into red iron .

Now try a .38 one into red iron .
Forum: Welding 10-30-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,105
Posted By midmosandblasting
A few shots by yourself away from spectators...

A few shots by yourself away from spectators should give you the confidence in it holding. I think of myself as a definite shade tree type welder but on a roll cage in a hobby stock it seen rolls ,...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-27-2019, 12:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 646
Posted By midmosandblasting
Deepest sorrow. while not as bad to run as the...

Deepest sorrow. while not as bad to run as the jumper jack style the vibration can screw with the carpel tunnel that most of us have started . YOU SUCK
Forum: Fabrication 10-09-2019, 12:32 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,706
Posted By midmosandblasting
With the skills of Jerry ,I just figured it was...

With the skills of Jerry ,I just figured it was going to get welded up before turning down .
Forum: Fabrication 10-08-2019, 12:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,720
Posted By midmosandblasting
I am betting noon ,If they come back from break....

I am betting noon ,If they come back from break. Heck we have had them go to the bathroom and never return .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-05-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By midmosandblasting
The 2.2 in beretta a new bare head was cheaper ....

The 2.2 in beretta a new bare head was cheaper . Then reused rest of head . To me a reman or new head would be the way as the car seems to be a keeper .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-05-2019, 03:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 938
Posted By midmosandblasting
Why was it pulled down. Getting hot,coolant...

Why was it pulled down. Getting hot,coolant leakage .There are some products that work to seal them . Some engine machine shops have a sealing solution the use . We ran a cracked head on a four...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-05-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,181
Posted By midmosandblasting
Around here Insurance won't touch wood in a...

Around here Insurance won't touch wood in a unoccupied building .Garage ,Outbuilding unless the only thing in it is the wood furnace .Outside wood to beat the up charge must be 25 foot from a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-01-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 544
Posted By midmosandblasting
We had a Honda Civic with the CVT transmission ....

We had a Honda Civic with the CVT transmission . It had the dreaded shudder from 70,000 to 257,000 but never failed.But that hybrid battery did at 257,000 car not worth a replacement battery.We had...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2019, 12:33 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,020
Posted By midmosandblasting
Several threads on how to make them cut straight...

Several threads on how to make them cut straight .couple of times at least we have been told about the lube ,due to the bronze bevel gears .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 09:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 615
Posted By midmosandblasting
That is how I feel anymore about chainsaw work .

That is how I feel anymore about chainsaw work .
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-26-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,234
Posted By midmosandblasting
Both pieces were AL .

Both pieces were AL .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-26-2019, 12:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 391
Posted By midmosandblasting
That sounds about like a Timberline sharpener I...

That sounds about like a Timberline sharpener I bought . It seen most of the Rocky's and every state between there and here .
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-26-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,234
Posted By midmosandblasting
For some reason on some Al linkage on a civic I...

For some reason on some Al linkage on a civic I got corrosion . Not really blaming the FF but don't know what I did wrong .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-24-2019, 12:20 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 9,318
Posted By midmosandblasting
Shade is Il or Ohio a emissions state ?

Shade is Il or Ohio a emissions state ?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-19-2019, 12:26 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 9,318
Posted By midmosandblasting
what is the break-in procedure going to be ? 0-50...

what is the break-in procedure going to be ? 0-50 a dozen times ,then drive it as you intend to ? That is what I was told to do on my last rebuild and until I lost trac of the truck the rebuild was...
Forum: SFT Information 09-07-2019, 11:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,160
Posted By midmosandblasting
Same. It has been that way quite often since rod...

Same. It has been that way quite often since rod has been down .I think the electrons are praying also .
Forum: Fabrication 09-06-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 928
Posted By midmosandblasting
I used to fill out occupation on 1040 as a wheel...

I used to fill out occupation on 1040 as a wheel wright . Tech engineer in wheel plant .Worse part is when I left everyone wanted a degree engineer rather than a taught one .Not worth a darn now but...
Forum: Fabrication 09-06-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 928
Posted By midmosandblasting
That is a wheel wright .

That is a wheel wright .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-05-2019, 10:56 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 9,318
Posted By midmosandblasting
The part issue with being late is why most shops...

The part issue with being late is why most shops want to sell you a new/rebuilt engine .Liability transfer,vehicle not taking up floor space any longer than it has to .
Forum: Machining 08-28-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 810
Posted By midmosandblasting
A company that manufacturers screw compressors...

A company that manufacturers screw compressors would only allow me to soda blast rusted screws . No scotch bright,no steel wool, they would allow the tarnish that the soda would not remove ,but they...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-23-2019, 12:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,726
Posted By midmosandblasting
With the continuous castors used today I thought...

With the continuous castors used today I thought most was 1020 . Learned something new today .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-21-2019, 02:41 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 9,318
Posted By midmosandblasting
I think it was 2.5 in S10. Some engines came from...

I think it was 2.5 in S10. Some engines came from factory with some not all crank journals as much as .030 under. Dully noted in manuals .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 08-18-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,168
Posted By midmosandblasting
Lovely aspect of the ill fated Triton engine....

Lovely aspect of the ill fated Triton engine. Pull front end and lift cab . 23 hours engine change .Lucky if you can get it done in 15 hours .
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