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Forum: Welding Yesterday, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 151
Posted By Ironman
For that money, I would stick with a gas engine...

For that money, I would stick with a gas engine welder. or one of the suitcase shoulder pak welders.
Forum: Fabrication 02-27-2021, 08:59 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By Ironman
I have found the same thing, Wall being the same...

I have found the same thing, Wall being the same thickness on both, the pipe will bend first.

I think from the pictures Spenser posted, that the cracking occurred at the weld first.
Forum: Fabrication 02-21-2021, 09:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 500
Posted By Ironman
Couldn't say it better.

Couldn't say it better.
Forum: Fabrication 02-21-2021, 04:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 656
Posted By Ironman
As long as the left cries about global warming,...

As long as the left cries about global warming, this is going to be a shock to all. The world is getting colder. I spent 10 hours at -35 wind chill yesterday. Was it fun? no, but not unusual. But I...
Forum: Welding 02-21-2021, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 449
Posted By Ironman
Mark, try Weldworld (www.weldworld.ca) in Nisku,...

Mark, try Weldworld (www.weldworld.ca) in Nisku, just up the road is Praxair and they have some parts but not as much as Weldworld.
Forum: Machining 02-16-2021, 09:45 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 25,884
Posted By Ironman
Welcome home Mark, Good to see you back again....

Welcome home Mark,
Good to see you back again. And that DRO will make things more pleasurable with the mill for sure.
Forum: Fabrication 02-14-2021, 04:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 478
Posted By Ironman
I would run it like it is. I have a Quincy...

I would run it like it is.
I have a Quincy running "backwards" for years now. I was concerned with cooling as the inter-stage cooler is right by the flywheel and it could nor be turned because of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-14-2021, 08:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 252
Posted By Ironman
One nice thing about repulsion-induction, they...

One nice thing about repulsion-induction, they don't hit the electrical system with 3 times the run current when starting like induction motors do.

It'll do Rusty Jr just fine.
Forum: Shop & Safety 02-09-2021, 11:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,032
Posted By Ironman
Very nice work on that.

Very nice work on that.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-09-2021, 11:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,641
Posted By Ironman
first thing is to flush out that mayonnaise and...

first thing is to flush out that mayonnaise and check for floppy bearings. Mayo is not a good lubricant and when bearing spall and wear, the next thing to go is the seal.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-08-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 834
Posted By Ironman
It looks very nice, should cause no problems....

It looks very nice, should cause no problems. You'll have to file the brass out of the register circle. It occurred to me that you could rotate the bearing cap a few degrees to drill into fresh meat...
Forum: Machining 02-08-2021, 10:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ironman
Yes it would be doable. I am doing some...

Yes it would be doable.
I am doing some research on fuel burn and will have to rethink this whole idea.
Forum: Machining 02-07-2021, 11:52 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,752
Posted By Ironman
It's always good to learn something new. And I...

It's always good to learn something new. And I had heard all the cautions about metric lead screws in the past. I ignored it because for me it always worked.
I guess I have been lucky, every lathe...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-05-2021, 11:59 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 834
Posted By Ironman
Very weldable. locate and drill a hole at each...

Very weldable.
locate and drill a hole at each end of the cracks
Vee out the cracks and weld with nickel.:)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-05-2021, 12:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 834
Posted By Ironman
Yes I would be willing to bet that the...

Yes
I would be willing to bet that the vibration will be to small to measure as being seperate from the normal compressor pumping vibration. I know a tractor pto drive with horrible 3/8" runout is...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-04-2021, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 834
Posted By Ironman
Great score. I would not worry about an 1/8"...

Great score. I would not worry about an 1/8" runout on the flywheel.
Forum: Machining 02-03-2021, 07:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By Ironman
This is the easiest way to do it, but I would...

This is the easiest way to do it, but I would have a washer and nut on top so the gear does not wobble around like in the video. And he never showed the fact that you have to center the gear so the...
Forum: Machining 02-03-2021, 04:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ironman
Would there be such a thing as a coupling that...

Would there be such a thing as a coupling that was 11" OD?
Would that be for 10" pipe...do they even use that size?
Forum: Fabrication 02-03-2021, 03:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 730
Posted By Ironman
Nice work, OleDog

Nice work, OleDog
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-03-2021, 12:49 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,641
Posted By Ironman
That would be a good base to cover with gravel. ...

That would be a good base to cover with gravel.
If you can use the Case to dig out the D8, I would spread the granite when it is muddy and walk it in with the 8, so it is roughly leveled and then a...
Forum: Machining 02-03-2021, 10:58 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ironman
I have that stored on my computer, I was there...

I have that stored on my computer, I was there yesterday.
I am hoping to go with the K profile because of ease of availability at any car parts store or auto dealer.
I may be machining another...
Forum: Machining 02-03-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ironman
Pol-v and Multi-v are trade names, Gates owns...

Pol-v and Multi-v are trade names, Gates owns Multi-v.
Motion says they can't supply as of yesterday. One of their employees told me they could order them from Browning, he thought. But only J...
Forum: Machining 02-03-2021, 09:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ironman
Not a chance, you'd have better luck buying a...

Not a chance, you'd have better luck buying a metric twist drill in a hardware store.
Forum: Machining 02-02-2021, 08:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,094
Posted By Ironman
Only one for 8K belt at 11 inch OD, and the bore...

Only one for 8K belt at 11 inch OD, and the bore is a taperlok and I forgot the taper size, but it goes on a 1.5" shaft.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 02-02-2021, 07:50 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,641
Posted By Ironman
Those rigs have a forward reverse shuttle, don't...

Those rigs have a forward reverse shuttle, don't they?
IRRC they have a separate oil reservoir for that.
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