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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 07-07-2020, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1
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Posted By Walker
HF recall recalled

I received an email today from harbor freight. Surprise, surprise, they have recalled the jackstands that replaced the jackstands they recalled.it doesn’t bother me, about the only thing I buy will...
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-02-2020, 08:31 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 959
Posted By Walker
We get about 6” of rain a year, most of it in...

We get about 6” of rain a year, most of it in about an hour during one storm.
Forum: Shop & Safety 07-01-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 959
Posted By Walker
I have exposed fastener R panel on my shop in the...

I have exposed fastener R panel on my shop in the galv alum color. 20 years and not a problem. No ceiling in the shop, so I would be able to see anything. I am planning to use a snap lok hidden...
Forum: Fabrication 07-01-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 9,866
Posted By Walker
Well hopefully he figured it out in the last 12...

Well hopefully he figured it out in the last 12 years since he posted this.
Forum: Fabrication 06-24-2020, 05:58 PM
Replies: 18
Wow
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Posted By Walker
Im glad I am not the maintenance guy for those!

Im glad I am not the maintenance guy for those!
Forum: Fabrication 06-22-2020, 08:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By Walker
You are far cheaper to just roll a piece of 1/2”...

You are far cheaper to just roll a piece of 1/2” hot rolled round bar and skip weld it to the edges.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 06-22-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 780
Posted By Walker
Well Shade, I will have to say I am with the...

Well Shade, I will have to say I am with the others on the firebrick,
I use Kaowool. You might be justified if it lives outside not covered, otherwise use the wool. I use bricks for both front and...
Forum: Fabrication 06-22-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 478
Posted By Walker
Nice work!

Nice work!
Forum: Fabrication 06-07-2020, 05:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 679
Posted By Walker
Help me out, I don’t understand what Im looking...

Help me out, I don’t understand what Im looking at. I see a big Tee with a couple hooks at the end. Assuming the Tee goes in the bucket. How do you secure it?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-05-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 487
Posted By Walker
Just wait until the decompressor fails, then...

Just wait until the decompressor fails, then check it.
Forum: Shop & Safety 05-02-2020, 11:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,223
Posted By Walker
Just create an air leak in the high pressure line...

Just create an air leak in the high pressure line before the check valve and let it blow to cool it down.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 05-02-2020, 11:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 511
Posted By Walker
I would imagine they would flow well, probably...

I would imagine they would flow well, probably need to play with the speed. Problem would be priming them. Also would depend on engine type, maker, etc.
Forum: Fabrication 04-29-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,005
Posted By Walker
If anybody could benefit from a small cnc plasma,...

If anybody could benefit from a small cnc plasma, you are the perfect candidate.

I used to make every bolt tab, hinge, escutcheon, etc., by hand. Stacking and tacking them together for uniform...
Forum: Welding 04-05-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,448
Posted By Walker
My customers don’t want to see welds, they don’t...

My customers don’t want to see welds, they don’t care how pretty they are. On my products all visible welds are ground, blended polished out.
Forum: Welding 04-02-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,409
Posted By Walker
Every so often leave it out in the sun all day....

Every so often leave it out in the sun all day. It seems to fix that sort of issue.
Forum: Fabrication 04-01-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By Walker
The hard way is flat. Cut cut them out of plate.

The hard way is flat. Cut cut them out of plate.
Forum: Welding 03-31-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 859
Posted By Walker
I have been looking at the models suggested as...

I have been looking at the models suggested as well as the ESAB and the new Miller infinity. I have discovered that replacement lens cost needs to be a factor in the decision. I can re lens my...
Forum: Welding 03-29-2020, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 859
Posted By Walker
Looking for a new hood.

It is time I started looking for a new hood. I have been using Miller BWEs for a while now. Anything better enough to change to?
Forum: Fabrication 03-20-2020, 05:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 933
Posted By Walker
That stanchion fits into that pipe. If the pipe...

That stanchion fits into that pipe. If the pipe is rotated either way before it is welded then the stanchion won’t be vertical.

You have given me ideas though. FirstI mark the centerline through...
Forum: Fabrication 03-19-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 933
Posted By Walker
Need help with parts alignment

I need to make 4 of these brackets. They hold stanchions for cable railing. The round portion is 1.5" pipe. The flanges are 3/8" plate with an ellipse cut in it. After fitting the pieces together...
Forum: Machining 03-13-2020, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By Walker
Are you looking for the best way to fix this...

Are you looking for the best way to fix this mistake, or the best way to make this mistake. I have advice either way.
Forum: Shop & Safety 03-05-2020, 09:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,194
Posted By Walker
I don’t think you are right. There are multiple...

I don’t think you are right. There are multiple generations of people who don’t understand ‘wash your hands’...
Forum: Machining 02-18-2020, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 807
Posted By Walker
You can buy rack gear at McMasters.

You can buy rack gear at McMasters.
Forum: Welding 01-30-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,973
Posted By Walker
If you want to pay shipping I will send you a 50#...

If you want to pay shipping I will send you a 50# can.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-12-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,426
Posted By Walker
Why dont you put in your personal info and...

Why dont you put in your personal info and try?:devil:
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