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Old 10-21-2009, 01:50 PM
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Default My new 2 wheel welding cart. Yeah Baby!!!

First let me say that this all started about 15 year ago. A farmer friend of mine had this need AO cart that I simply fell in love with.

With no other alternatives but to make my own. I finally decided to start off with a hand cart and modify it.

HF had their 700lbs 13" hand cart for sale and I had a coupon. Total price was 37.50.


I now have my dream cart and it really is very maneuverable which my old cart being twice as wide as the cylinders being side by each was simply a pain in the @ as it goes.
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Old 10-21-2009, 01:52 PM
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more pictures:

The cart easily moves the cylinders and with the added box off the side it hold all the goodies like tips, wrenches, and striker.


Up till about 3 weeks ago the only one I had seen like this was the Farmers.

Then 3 weeks ago at another farmer place he had one but smaller in size.
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Old 10-21-2009, 02:17 PM
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Thats great...Super job.
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Old 10-21-2009, 02:21 PM
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Well done..
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Old 10-21-2009, 03:02 PM
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That's very similar to my old cart's design, Jenn except mine has solid tires and a single curved handle.
Oh, and I didn't build mine either.
ummm, it doesn't have a tool box.
But it is front & back, not side by side.
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Old 10-21-2009, 04:26 PM
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Nice use of inexpensive parts. Definitely the way to go.
I agree that front to back is the best for a small shop. I have a side by side cart that is collecting dead leaves, while I use my single file cart.
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Old 10-21-2009, 05:37 PM
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That looks good. Gotta' be able to move em' around.
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Old 10-21-2009, 05:50 PM
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I learn something new everyday. I never saw a front to back cart before and that's a nice way to save floor space with a small foot print cart.

Nice job. I think this will go to the head of the project list as I have my cylinders stationary and chained to my press.
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Old 10-21-2009, 05:55 PM
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I wish I had seen those pictures before I built mine. I hadn't considered that every time I swap bottles, I seem to get bottles of different dimensions. Next time I will add massive tolerances for different bottles

Great job. I am jealous.

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Old 10-21-2009, 07:19 PM
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Nice job ,I like it
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