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Forum: Fabrication 05-07-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By Bubba
I'm the Metric Guy in "IN" land..

I'm the Metric Guy in "IN" land..
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 03-20-2019, 06:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 602
Posted By Bubba
Worm Gear lube question.

I have a "Professional" Kitchenaid mixer.
The worm gear drive is toast.
The grease was used separated into a black mess
and light oil that oozed out everywhere at the
seams of the body. The...
Forum: Machining 03-18-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 940
Posted By Bubba
Not wanting to hijack the thread but did anybody...

Not wanting to hijack the thread but did anybody tried Alibaba?
Seem they aim at high volume but most of the stuff show
minimum order 1 piece. Just wondering...
Forum: Machining 03-13-2019, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 497
Posted By Bubba
I forgot the big ones..

I forgot the big ones..
Forum: Machining 03-13-2019, 07:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 497
Posted By Bubba
He was generous to me too. I got mostly stubby...

He was generous to me too. I got mostly stubby drill bits and love it.
I like to use them in the mill as they usually do not need center drill
before hand. I'm sad to see a good friend of nearly...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-28-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By Bubba
Give the praise for Chris. He did the welding. I...

Give the praise for Chris. He did the welding. I was learning the stick thing...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-28-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By Bubba
We got around to finish the project. Now just...

We got around to finish the project. Now just waiting for better weather
to mount the stuff back on the tractor. The steel bar worked well for
keeping everything straight. Weld3 shows after...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-22-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By Bubba
And than I took a long enough piece of 1X3" steel...

And than I took a long enough piece of 1X3" steel bar for the
setup jig. Transferred the hole pattern from the better mount,
made 4 bushings for the holes for some 1/2" threaded rods to
hold the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-22-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By Bubba
Here is the setup we were thinking may work out. ...

Here is the setup we were thinking may work out.
I measured the offset on the tractor and It's 3 1/8" from
one surface to the other on both sides. I mounted a unistrut
piece long enough to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-20-2018, 08:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,112
Posted By Bubba
[QUOTE=LKeithR;726720]Wow! Are you actually...

[QUOTE=LKeithR;726720]Wow! Are you actually working inside, Chris? :eek:

Yes he works inside because it's my shop and my tractor. We knew about
the repairs and I used it for a while pushing...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-02-2018, 10:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,571
Posted By Bubba
Sorry Cutter, I'll yield to any and all...

Sorry Cutter, I'll yield to any and all housekeeping rules as necessary.
It was my bad to post here. Pls. move it as you need..
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-30-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,571
Posted By Bubba
Thanks all for the ideas. Further checking the...

Thanks all for the ideas. Further checking the rig, the tractor has 750 Hrs on it
and 2014 vintage. There is a repair on the front of the frame but it looks
pretty sturdy professional looking...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-29-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,571
Posted By Bubba
I think the guy I got the deal from was happy...

I think the guy I got the deal from was happy with the family as we met the
the dude and the wife. Chris could chime in but that was my impression.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-29-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,571
Posted By Bubba
New to me tractor......

So as me and the missus get to the further introduction to country living,
I got me a tractor. It was a quick deal on CL kinda local in Colorado.
Me and Chris ended up picking it up within 12...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-24-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
It's a MAC and a couple of PCs but they are dual...

It's a MAC and a couple of PCs but they are dual monitor setups.
I'm learning a bit on DesignSpark Mechanic for the 3D printer.
Next summer I wanna get into metal casting and print the patterns.
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-24-2018, 08:20 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
Oh I forgot the entertainment center end of the...

Oh I forgot the entertainment center end of the shop..
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-18-2018, 05:51 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
According to Chris the previous owner had a...

According to Chris the previous owner had a pickup or a camper to fit in
when it was still a shed. The ends were in a way.
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-17-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
I used PEX. It seem working okay not too long...

I used PEX. It seem working okay not too long run.
I probably extend later and have a couple of more
outlets even a 30 foot hose can reach everything.
I built an outside sort of side shed for the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-16-2018, 06:16 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
I didn't try coal yet, since we have tons to wood...

I didn't try coal yet, since we have tons to wood around.
Once I run out I'll look into getting coal sine we're now
in coal country after all.. All and all it's a nice stove even
it's a bit much...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-16-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
Yeah I built all the wood stuff in the shop. I...

Yeah I built all the wood stuff in the shop. I had a bunch
of heavy duty rack slides for the drawers. Also the "electronic department"
have a bunch.
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-16-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
I got lucky this summer, Menards had this...

I got lucky this summer, Menards had this Vogelzang stove
on deep discontinued item sale. It's a beast. Way much for the shop
considering how much insulation we put into the walls and ceiling.
It...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-15-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
The minute I saw this shed in kind of despair I...

The minute I saw this shed in kind of despair I knew it's my future shop.
Originally I planned to do half/half wood/metal shop but looking at the
stack of stuff I collected in years it was...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-15-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
I sure hope I have a few more years to get...

I sure hope I have a few more years to get there...
I quit smoking decades ago and almost stopped drinking:)
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-15-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 9,636
Posted By Bubba
Thanks, took a while. 2K miles + round trip....

Thanks, took a while. 2K miles + round trip. Total 13 trips with everything
but the shop and stuff took the large part of it.
Forum: Machining 10-15-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,123
Posted By Bubba
I used a dab of grease and stuck them right by...

I used a dab of grease and stuck them right by the studs.
No other method seem to help. Trust me I've tried everything.
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