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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-31-2022, 11:49 PM
Replies: 19
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Posted By engineman56
Thanks digr, It wasn't too hard to get on the...

Thanks digr, It wasn't too hard to get on the tractor. It will save me from hand digging all the post holes. I got about 30 or so to do. I have the cows at my house now. Dad is doing good taking care...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-31-2022, 03:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
These people have very big trees cut down on...

These people have very big trees cut down on their property, and then people come and get the wood. But most people can only handle the smaller pieces. This is where I come in. I take all the giant...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-31-2022, 03:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Toprecycler, I'm running those bars mostly from...

Toprecycler, I'm running those bars mostly from bucking the big 48" logs I have been picking up for firewood.
And I'm also running those big saws on the chainsaw mill cutting lumber off the logs I...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-30-2022, 07:52 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
I got the Holzfforma bar and chains in the mail...

I got the Holzfforma bar and chains in the mail yesterday.
The Yuzhoukee saw is fixed.
There was a learning curve here.
The Holzfforma saw didn't come with a bar or chains. I used the Yuzhoukee...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-30-2022, 07:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
Milo, Yes, it has oil. Lol Sent from my...

Milo, Yes, it has oil. Lol

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-30-2022, 06:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
Toprecycler, the guy I bought the post hole...

Toprecycler, the guy I bought the post hole digger from, that's all the pieces he had. So I had to make the lifting arms. It is working well, tho.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-30-2022, 06:45 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
Whitetrash, Lol, it's been a while since I have...

Whitetrash, Lol, it's been a while since I have made something or repaired something like this. I have been tied up with work and helping my Dad and Mom.
Dad does little jobs and feeds the horse...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-30-2022, 06:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
Ironman, I don't know that for sure about the...

Ironman, I don't know that for sure about the gearbox. Someone before me did that part.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-30-2022, 06:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
McCutter, I didn't make the gearbox/differential....

McCutter, I didn't make the gearbox/differential. I bought it already made. I was guessing it was outta a car. It only came with the lifting arm, the gearbox, and auger.
The power take-off shaft was...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 07:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
This is the very first project I have done in a...

This is the very first project I have done in a very long time. And it's for me.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 07:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
It did work well except for the fact that the...

It did work well except for the fact that the soil was all clay down about 18". But that's only in places. It might be ok.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 07:21 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
So test time! I go down to the area where I am...

So test time! I go down to the area where I am building the cow pen. I drill the first hole. The dirt is kinda hard. I knew that I dug the holes by hand for their building many years ago. Now I'm...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 07:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
So I waller around on the ground, welding it...

So I waller around on the ground, welding it together. I get it. I'm good with it. Now I'm checking it under Power. That's cool. I like it.166057166058166059166060

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 07:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
So here I go with the mock-up. What a pita. So...

So here I go with the mock-up. What a pita.
So I get it figured out. Low point and high point lift arm length and all that Rigama roll. And let's not forget all the fancy welding and things that go...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 07:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
So I get these washerscut out for wear. Cause the...

So I get these washerscut out for wear. Cause the channel I have was thin. I was ramming holes with this little drill press I bought off eBay.
I'm well aware of the dangers of that drill press...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-29-2022, 06:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 888
Posted By engineman56
The Post Hole Digger

I think this is more mechanical and a little fab. So I'm going to put it here.

So I bought this Post Hole Digger off Marketplace. It ain't all there, so it was cheap. You all know me. I'm cheap....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 04:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Here they are side by side. Only difference is...

Here they are side by side. Only difference is the badges and paint job. 165818165819165820

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 03:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Milo, I never really left. Lol I was just on a...

Milo, I never really left. Lol I was just on a Sabbatical.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 03:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Whitetrash, it's not quite the same part. But I'm...

Whitetrash, it's not quite the same part. But I'm doing a little research from the Farmertech book that come with the saw today.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 03:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Metal wolf, You're right. I think these are Sthil...

Metal wolf, You're right. I think these are Sthil knockoffs. They use the same bar.
Jpag says they call them Gray market. China does this with everything.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 03:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Gerry, I've been away far too long. Thanks. ...

Gerry, I've been away far too long. Thanks.

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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Samcord, You are right. Jpag was telling me that...

Samcord, You are right. Jpag was telling me that China makes these saws all in the same factory. They call them Gray market saws.
I'm going to try and fix the Yuzhoukee saw. It runs real good.
...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-29-2022, 03:17 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
Top recycler, I knew this was going to happen...

Top recycler, I knew this was going to happen sooner or later when I bought the saw.
I got the Holtzforma saw in the mail today.
I put it side by side with the Yuzhoukee saw.
The only difference...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-28-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,399
Posted By engineman56
A Chainsaw Question

Hi everyone! It's been a real long time since I've been on. I don't know where to begin to even start to explain all the things going on over here. I'm finally getting back to doing my projects and...
Forum: Fabrication 11-01-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,240
Posted By engineman56
Gerry, I would have built this differently. The...

Gerry, I would have built this differently. The beam is 1/4 turn from the way I would have done it. I'm not going to reengineer this. I'm going to get it to work. This is only a repair.

And yes...
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