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Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 06:26 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,651
Posted By JBFab
Okay, either we're miscommunicating or I am...

Okay, either we're miscommunicating or I am grossly under estimating the shit your trying to split.

I was under the assumption that this was going to be a giant splitter - no saw. If that's the...
Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 07:47 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,651
Posted By JBFab
https://youtu.be/uzwsm2hl9UY Similar concept...

https://youtu.be/uzwsm2hl9UY

Similar concept to this machines splitting function. It's all automated off of a tiny inexpensive microcontroller, could easily be done with an Arduino.

The dealer...
Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 07:35 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,651
Posted By JBFab
How about instead of making 50 splits in one 20?...

How about instead of making 50 splits in one 20? Second stroke, you make 7 splits per stroke with 7 AUTOMATIC 4 ish second strokes?

The time the machine spends splitting allows you time to get the...
Forum: Fabrication 01-15-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 3,651
Posted By JBFab
Buddy, I've been putting more and more thought...

Buddy, I've been putting more and more thought into this, and I just think there's a smarter (and lower budget) way to come to the end result.

Now I'm going to stop right there - if you tell me...
Forum: SFT Information 01-10-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,500
Posted By JBFab
Unrelated, but I will be back in Douglas over...

Unrelated, but I will be back in Douglas over mother's day weekend. If I can manage, I'd like to swing buy for a visit, maybe Walter will be there too.
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-03-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 642
Posted By JBFab
Take a look at Adams truss out of AR. Similar to...

Take a look at Adams truss out of AR. Similar to Miracle Truss but considerably cheaper last I checked. They also seemed to be very easy to work with vs. a more corporate supplier.
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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-03-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 631
Posted By JBFab
We actually use Webasto's in our new asphalt...

We actually use Webasto's in our new asphalt heaters (gen II).

www.hotpatchheater.com
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-31-2017, 03:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 844
Posted By JBFab
I run a Jonsered 670 champ, and a couple years...

I run a Jonsered 670 champ, and a couple years ago I picked up a Husky 472xp both nice saws, I like the 2171 Jonsereds my buddies run as well. I'm not a fan of the excess noise and vibration put out...
Forum: Welding 12-11-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 714
Posted By JBFab
No experience with that particular miller, but...

No experience with that particular miller, but love every other one I have or have tried.

My buddy got a group deal with a few other guys on the 210 MP's

3 of the 4 were lemons out of the box....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-04-2017, 11:05 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,901
Posted By JBFab
Great news! It's nice to know someone capable of...

Great news! It's nice to know someone capable of such work... ;)
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-26-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,901
Posted By JBFab
Are ya sure?

Are ya sure?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-25-2017, 05:05 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,901
Posted By JBFab
Mine has! Oil burners too! I agree they all...

Mine has! Oil burners too!

I agree they all have their issues....

Wanna do mine next?? Lol
Forum: Shop & Safety 11-14-2017, 10:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 872
Posted By JBFab
Here ya go bud...

Here ya go bud...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-12-2017, 09:11 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,901
Posted By JBFab
You are so close to Joliet or Dixon, I'd be...

You are so close to Joliet or Dixon, I'd be tempted to have it galvanized!
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-23-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 761
Posted By JBFab
Going to be helping my buddy with a similar...

Going to be helping my buddy with a similar tractor - I don't know the number off hand, but it's the 70-75hp variant.

The seals for what I'm going to call the final drives on the front are...
Forum: Fabrication 10-17-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,904
Posted By JBFab
I've seen that, it's on the list. I do need a...

I've seen that, it's on the list. I do need a shop stool or three.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 10-12-2017, 11:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,107
Posted By JBFab
The aforementioned trailer does not warrant...

The aforementioned trailer does not warrant starting in 1st. Crawling over rough terrain or starting out with a load is the only time you need to use 1st on those beasts.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-24-2017, 02:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By JBFab
#5 - that sounds nice. I don't know what you're...

#5 - that sounds nice. I don't know what you're capable of with your machines. I thought of another set of jaws I would like: a thick set with two hardened dowels in the back jaw and one in the...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-22-2017, 12:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 954
Posted By JBFab
1. Can the end of the handle be heated, expanding...

1. Can the end of the handle be heated, expanding it and allowing for removal? Maybe make a stout fork to beat it off once hot?

2. Idiots, idiots were pounding their brains out into the anvilesque...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-18-2017, 05:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,390
Posted By JBFab
An Athol! Made for a real, genuine, lol we'll...

An Athol! Made for a real, genuine, lol we'll nevermind. Great looking vise, in pretty damn nice shape by the looks of it.
Forum: Welding 09-17-2017, 05:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,832
Posted By JBFab
Good call manganese is one of those that can...

Good call manganese is one of those that can cause brain and speech impairment with heavy doses.
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-11-2017, 09:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,817
Posted By JBFab
Well, that didn't work in your favor... Lol ...

Well, that didn't work in your favor... Lol

Sorry not trying to rub it in - just a friendly ribbing.

In all seriousness, I hope the microvascular surgeon has good news for you.
Forum: Fabrication 09-09-2017, 12:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,986
Posted By JBFab
That loader was built about an hour away from...

That loader was built about an hour away from here. We used to machine the booms for that company.
Forum: Welding 09-06-2017, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,902
Posted By JBFab
I tried a new liner, new tip, new diffuser,...

I tried a new liner, new tip, new diffuser, cleaned the drive mechanism, new feed roller, put a jumper on pct1 which is basically a thermal overload protection. Honestly I think the drive motor is...
Forum: Welding 09-06-2017, 07:27 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,902
Posted By JBFab
DAMN IT MAN! Hot coffee through the nose is NOT a...

DAMN IT MAN! Hot coffee through the nose is NOT a good thing. Would you at least autograph it??
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