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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 06:49 PM
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Posted By milomilo
Won't your skid steer or JD just rip them 8" and...

Won't your skid steer or JD just rip them 8" and less trees out stump and all?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 06:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 831
Posted By milomilo
That grapple will be damned handy for logging.:)

That grapple will be damned handy for logging.:)
Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 03:19 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,202
Posted By milomilo
Have you got a 1st hand look at one of those...

Have you got a 1st hand look at one of those french fry cutters to see what beam size they use? That would give you a good starting point.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 12:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 146
Posted By milomilo
The Farmall tractors with the belly hydraulics...

The Farmall tractors with the belly hydraulics were designed to use 30W back in the 40s. Both my Farmall tractors, now sold, had hydraulic oil in them and it greatly reduced the power due to too thin...
Forum: Fabrication 01-14-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 3,202
Posted By milomilo
They did not say what the flange thickness was,...

They did not say what the flange thickness was, but looks a little light for your use. I think you may need a minimum of a 1/2" flange. How long do you need them?
Forum: Fabrication 01-14-2018, 08:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,554
Posted By milomilo
Got some more welding done today. Ground back...

Got some more welding done today. Ground back into the corner joints from the back side and welded them out so have full pen welds. Finished out several more welds after flipping it over.

Did...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-13-2018, 11:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 580
Posted By milomilo
Expect you will have to wait for STW to get the...

Expect you will have to wait for STW to get the technical answer. Except for those that stipulate synthetic, I use it in most all of my stuff.
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 01-13-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 285
Posted By milomilo
Friction tape...

Friction tape (https://www.homedepot.com/p/3M-3-4-in-x-20-ft-Friction-Tape-Black-3407NA-BA-6/202192876) is good for that.
Forum: Fabrication 01-12-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 828
Posted By milomilo
I do remember making a marble gun back in the mid...

I do remember making a marble gun back in the mid 60s. Asked Dad to drill a small hole in the end of a 1/2" pipe cap. He asked why and I said to make a water pistol. Never did tell him that we used...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 01-12-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 375
Posted By milomilo
Very nice work Matt. Looks to be a very useful...

Very nice work Matt. Looks to be a very useful size.
Forum: SFT Information 01-12-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,491
Posted By milomilo
We would be glad to meet you. We will all have...

We would be glad to meet you. We will all have lots of pics and stories of the trip that we can share. First thing you will need is a Milepost book with all the routes and sights to see. Excellant...
Forum: SFT Information 01-12-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,491
Posted By milomilo
Yeah, it is all paved now. I will get the pics...

Yeah, it is all paved now. I will get the pics for you. The AK sign has been replaced I am sure. Will also get the Fairbanks end of the Alcan pic too.
Forum: Fabrication 01-12-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 828
Posted By milomilo
That would make for a fun rodent gun as long as...

That would make for a fun rodent gun as long as the background was clear.:D
Forum: Fabrication 01-12-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 828
Posted By milomilo
I do dilute mine in a spray bottle and use it for...

I do dilute mine in a spray bottle and use it for lube to mount tires. Very slick stuff.
Forum: Fabrication 01-12-2018, 10:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 828
Posted By milomilo
Tire grease is not petroleum based so safe for...

Tire grease is not petroleum based so safe for rubber.
Forum: Fabrication 01-11-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 828
Posted By milomilo
I've probably done that a half dozen times in the...

I've probably done that a half dozen times in the past few years. Started using tire grease about 4 years ago. It works well, but damned messy. The blaster ought to make things a bit easier and a lot...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-11-2018, 10:48 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,431
Posted By milomilo
Why not just put in a screw in each of the old...

Why not just put in a screw in each of the old holes?
Forum: Fabrication 01-11-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,432
Posted By milomilo
That kind of surprised me. Never would have...

That kind of surprised me. Never would have expected that. I figured with all the welding it would shrink some.
Forum: Fabrication 01-11-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 828
Posted By milomilo
Bead Blaster

Been meaning to make a bead blaster since at least twice a year I have a tire that gives me trouble getting the bead to seat. Used a portable air tank and had all the fittings in the shop. Decided to...
Forum: SFT Information 01-10-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,491
Posted By milomilo
That would be great! It is too far out to predict...

That would be great! It is too far out to predict Walter, but he might be here. PM sent.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-10-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 11,214
Posted By milomilo
4 bays, one mechanic. Small town. Can't find any...

4 bays, one mechanic. Small town. Can't find any help that wants to work.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-10-2018, 03:56 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 11,214
Posted By milomilo
Had the mechanic do the 500 mile break in oil...

Had the mechanic do the 500 mile break in oil change today. Oil was clean as a whistle. This should close this thread now. Thanks to all who provided technical and moral support. Been a long road to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-10-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 11,214
Posted By milomilo
Thanks. I do not like tea.:D Rather have a good...

Thanks. I do not like tea.:D Rather have a good root beer.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-09-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 11,214
Posted By milomilo
If everyone's skin was as thick as mine the world...

If everyone's skin was as thick as mine the world would be much calmer place.



Yep, got 450 miles on the new engine so oil change will be done in the next day or two.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-09-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 11,214
Posted By milomilo
The exact cause of the slobbering was never...

The exact cause of the slobbering was never confirmed. After the engine seized, a new engine was needed and that was the end of the old engine.



Some here think that was the cause. Rather than...
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