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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 09:39 PM
Replies: 36
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I feel honored to have been awarded a YOU SUCK. ...

I feel honored to have been awarded a YOU SUCK. Thanks!
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-05-2019, 06:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 222
Posted By Scratch
Please don't say you got it for free...? I wish...

Please don't say you got it for free...? I wish all anvils had mounting holes like that one.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 10-05-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 457
Posted By Scratch
Nice job, congratulations! That hook looks...

Nice job, congratulations! That hook looks awesome!
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-03-2019, 10:28 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
Hey now, that's my favorite square! You...

Hey now, that's my favorite square!


You call it "Corrosion"...
I call it "Patina".
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-03-2019, 04:36 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
After all this talk about adjustability, and the...

After all this talk about adjustability, and the fact that my saw has absolutely no adjustability… I had very low expectations of this saw. But I still wanted to at least try it out, so I bought a...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-01-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 381
Posted By Scratch
CVT transmissions

What do you know about CVT transmissions? I've never heard them before. We bought an 09 Jeep patriot for my daughter yesterday. Its spotless, super clean, has only 85,000 miles and we got a real good...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2019, 11:28 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
I just put the blade back on it today to see how...

I just put the blade back on it today to see how the rollers are setup and just like Shade Tree posted, I noticed that because of the straight positioned arm, the blade has to twisted the correct...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-30-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
It looks like there are three stickers on the...

It looks like there are three stickers on the saw. One says 16, which I'm assuming means 16 inch. I don't know why someone would go through the trouble to put a capacity sticker on their homemade saw...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2019, 10:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
So I've been watching some videos and looking at...

So I've been watching some videos and looking at some band saws, and it seems like the roller bearings are set up differently than mine are.
The ones I've been seeing are lined up together. Like if...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
Thanks all. I did check at the local Fleet Farm...

Thanks all. I did check at the local Fleet Farm today while I was in town but no luck. I'll clean it up some more, get some lube in where it needs it, and order a new blade for it. Hopefully...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
Thanks. Where's a good place to get one? Do...

Thanks. Where's a good place to get one? Do they have these at like Fleet Farm or am I gonna need to order one?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
Last couple of pics...

Last couple of pics...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
More pics...

More pics...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,059
Posted By Scratch
Band saw cuts angled

I got a metal band saw about a year ago at a garage sale for 30 bucks, but never used it. I now have a need to use it but it doesn't cut straight at all. It seems to be very well built and is very...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2019, 04:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By Scratch
Yes, I know...:(

Yes, I know...:(
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2019, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By Scratch
Socket set plastic

My dad has had this small SK socket set for as long as I can remember. As a young child, I remember grabbing this for him many times. After he passed, it is one of the items I am so glad I received....
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-30-2019, 01:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
So If I rework the support points so there is at...

So If I rework the support points so there is at least two verticals above the walls, and have some angled pieces coming off of them, you think that about 17' is completely safe for this span right?...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-30-2019, 01:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
Also, hypothetically.... if I wanted to make one...

Also, hypothetically.... if I wanted to make one room, not split in half and wanted the support wall to be at like 15', could I just modify the truss to something like this and be safe:
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-30-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
Ok, I see what you mean by needing a vertical in...

Ok, I see what you mean by needing a vertical in there at the support point. So if my trusses are 27.5' long, and I hypothetically make my wall at like 26', could I safely change the truss by...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-30-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
I just Googled: "Floor truss span" and found this...

I just Googled: "Floor truss span" and found this chart:
According to this, their 20" tall floor trusses can span 23'-10" if placed 24" OC. Which is more than I need since I'll be having a load...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-30-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
The building is 40'X63'. I'm building a small, 4...

The building is 40'X63'. I'm building a small, 4 walled, room in the corner about 24' x 27'. The room will be attached to the posts on two sides in one corner, with free standing walls on the other...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-30-2019, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
Yes, this is going in an already built pole barn...

Yes, this is going in an already built pole barn with 16' sidewalls. I've recently decided to section off a portion of it and want to use these floor trusses for the ceiling so I can have storage up...
Forum: Shop & Safety 08-29-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 649
Posted By Scratch
Floor truss design questions

I have these floor trusses that a builder gave me after the deal on a house fell through. They were brand new when I got them about 10 years ago, but have been stored inside since then. I want to...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-23-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By Scratch
Is this wrought iron?

I got this big old chain from my dad right before he died. No idea where he got it, but thought it would look good displayed with some other iron pieces outside my shop door. I've always noticed...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 08-13-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 997
Posted By Scratch
Thanks guys. Well most of you guys.... :)

Thanks guys. Well most of you guys....
:)
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