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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-15-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By LW Hiway
I know that Granpa used a 30w oil to top his SA...

I know that Granpa used a 30w oil to top his SA off in the TC box. After he passed, no telling what the Uncle put in it.

I'll probably go back with what ever was originally suggested for the...
Forum: Welding 01-15-2018, 08:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,427
Posted By LW Hiway
Yes, but it happens soooooo rarely that one will...

Yes, but it happens soooooo rarely that one will typically think the problem is everything else and piss waste time doing so.

I fought for a full day cleaning my whip, gun and changing everything...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-14-2018, 11:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By LW Hiway
Thanks Shade. Mike, as far as I know Hy...

Thanks Shade.

Mike, as far as I know Hy Trans can still be found. It was mentioned by a neighbor who went through his TC system and used a fresh can of the stuff.

FWIW, finding a Case IH door...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-14-2018, 09:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 168
Posted By LW Hiway
Farmall Touch Control hydraulics (oil)

As most know I'm slowly in process of rebuilding a few systems on my SA's and in fact have parts/pieces to rebuild first one Touch Control box and one pump. Basically O rings, seals etc etc etc.
...
Forum: Fabrication 01-13-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 850
Posted By LW Hiway
Nice work on that blaster Chris. Over the...

Nice work on that blaster Chris.

Over the years, like 40 now, I've gotten away from using anything but air for potato cannons. I never liked the idea of making an actual fire breathing cannon out...
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 01-13-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 383
Posted By LW Hiway
Nice profile on the hammer Matt. I happened...

Nice profile on the hammer Matt.

I happened upon several rather large ball peen hammers that were twice the size of what you would normally see in large peening hammers. That said, the faces on...
Forum: Fabrication 01-09-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,651
Posted By LW Hiway
I've had square bale elevators that used both...

I've had square bale elevators that used both wide belts and the other a lattice work of chain and bars for the moving without a belt.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-08-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 401
Posted By LW Hiway
So, is there some way to clear the code/alarm it...

So, is there some way to clear the code/alarm it has thrown at you?

I'm so old school, that electrical senders leave me less than satisfied that most everything that uses one, has a tee added...
Forum: Welding 01-08-2018, 05:29 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,427
Posted By LW Hiway
I'm not wanting to pound on Grainger or their...

I'm not wanting to pound on Grainger or their practices, but yes it's not uncommon to be at their counter and hear them tell some pour soul that they will not sell to them without an account.
...
Forum: Welding 01-07-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,427
Posted By LW Hiway
Well, FWIW, it is being sold as "706" wire on...

Well, FWIW, it is being sold as "706" wire on Ebay, with a few other bits of info. (https://www.ebay.com/itm/HOBART-S305406-G23-706-MIG-Welding-Wire-0-030-In-Dia-11-lb-Carbon-Steel-/222372879730)...
Forum: Fabrication 01-07-2018, 05:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,206
Posted By LW Hiway
All that has happened with this project to date...

All that has happened with this project to date is a few more pieces of steel to make the frame and hitch parts, as well as a few more pieces to allow the raising of the knives for moving and...
Forum: Fabrication 01-06-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By LW Hiway
Would seem this drive system would be of use on...

Would seem this drive system would be of use on other applications around a shop/farm arena.

Outside the box thinking and all.
Forum: Fabrication 01-06-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 702
Posted By LW Hiway
Well, that was quick and easy...........looking....

Well, that was quick and easy...........looking. lol
Forum: Fabrication 01-06-2018, 01:31 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,601
Posted By LW Hiway
Outside of placing welds in different spots and...

Outside of placing welds in different spots and areas, it would seem the mass of the roller and it's temp will go a long way to keep things in place while welding as well as when finished.

Of...
Forum: Welding 12-27-2017, 02:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 845
Posted By LW Hiway
I'm still able to cover ins for the shop and...

I'm still able to cover ins for the shop and things at $60 to $80 per, but that's in shop only. I do not take the circus on the road.

It's nice to have a 2nd income with respect to having a small...
Forum: Machining 12-27-2017, 02:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,815
Posted By LW Hiway
So with respect to different amperages being...

So with respect to different amperages being offered in side grinders would one assume that the higher the amps, the more output of the grinder could be expected when the wheel hits the work?

Or...
Forum: Machining 12-27-2017, 12:25 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,815
Posted By LW Hiway
I've got two trusty large side grinders, one with...

I've got two trusty large side grinders, one with a metal case and the other a Milwaukee of about 20 years old and both solid as day one.

Tell me more of the Metabo smaller side grinders.
Forum: Machining 12-26-2017, 06:24 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,815
Posted By LW Hiway
I have 3 Dewalts and all 3 have gear noise....

I have 3 Dewalts and all 3 have gear noise. Racket is more like it. One more tool to go to the Milwaukee side, but corded.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-25-2017, 12:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,463
Posted By LW Hiway
BC, they do help in some cases and I've got...

BC, they do help in some cases and I've got several for the tighter places and pneumatics. The pinky catches hell though. lol
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-25-2017, 04:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 528
Posted By LW Hiway
Those that have a bit more than shit for brains...

Those that have a bit more than shit for brains have left home for an education and city jobs.

Those that have stayed, you don't want to have to rely on for anything.

If time allows I'll have...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-24-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 528
Posted By LW Hiway
None of the limbs are touching the wire. But if I...

None of the limbs are touching the wire. But if I cut the tree down, those limbs under the wire will touch it once the tree starts to fall over.

I'm removing only those limbs under the wire, none...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-24-2017, 06:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 528
Posted By LW Hiway
?????cable tree/limb saws?????

Is there any practical use of these cable chain saws or is it an exercise in futility?

I do not need one for camping, I am not an arborist but I do have 4 limbs that need trimming on one side of...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-24-2017, 11:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,463
Posted By LW Hiway
In no way shape or form would I have intended any...

In no way shape or form would I have intended any such thing in your direction. My response was only from and for me as I work for that entity.

In a more professional setting where these tools...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-23-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,463
Posted By LW Hiway
Make that absolutely never ever no way nada nope....

Make that absolutely never ever no way nada nope. Defrauding the DOD just does not seem to be the thing to do at my age.:p
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-23-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,463
Posted By LW Hiway
It cascade charges, first one then another as you...

It cascade charges, first one then another as you so choose, but not all at once.
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