Shop Floor Talk  

Go Back   Shop Floor Talk > Search Forums

JR Welding Tools
SFT Search:   
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1517
Search took 0.41 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: greywynd
Forum: Shop & Safety Today, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 22
Posted By greywynd
I was in a local, old school mom and pop electric...

I was in a local, old school mom and pop electric motor/tool shop today.

Got chatting about tools, and found out that as of Jan 1st, they will no longer be able to order 18v Dewalt stuff. Guess...
Forum: Shop & Safety Today, 11:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 476
Posted By greywynd
I seem to think you may have posted that some...

I seem to think you may have posted that some time before, but i'd be interested in taking a peek.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-13-2017, 11:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 687
Posted By greywynd
We picked one of these up for the house in...

We picked one of these up for the house in Alberta. I know the sucker is heavy! Definitely has uses that other regular ladders won't work for. With the weight though, it certainly won't be a 'go to'...
Forum: Machining 11-13-2017, 11:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 204
Posted By greywynd
Been so long since I've ran a mill with one that,...

Been so long since I've ran a mill with one that, on the odd occasion I come across an intact one, it throws me off.
Forum: Fabrication 11-12-2017, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By greywynd
Maybe mine's not as small as I thought, has to be...

Maybe mine's not as small as I thought, has to be at least 200 pounds, maybe more. Belt drive with about a 2" thick, 12" diameter flywheel/pulley on the crankshaft.
Forum: Fabrication 11-12-2017, 07:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 314
Posted By greywynd
Nicely done. I have a small jaw crusher here that...

Nicely done. I have a small jaw crusher here that was used for crushing samples.....sometime soon I need to find a home for it. No idea where or how to even go about selling the thing.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-11-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 825
Posted By greywynd
Been there. Had a similar situation on an '89 I...

Been there. Had a similar situation on an '89 I had, frame, spring hangars, a cross member and cab floor that round.

Can't say I'm in a hurry to do another one.
Forum: Fabrication 11-10-2017, 06:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 651
Posted By greywynd
Looks good, but any concerns on it getting enough...

Looks good, but any concerns on it getting enough air?
Forum: Fabrication 11-09-2017, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 805
Posted By greywynd
The packers I've seen have the feet welded to a...

The packers I've seen have the feet welded to a curved plate. They are usually made in 3 or 4 pieces that then wrap around the smooth drum and bolt to it.
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-08-2017, 04:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 469
Posted By greywynd
Lacquer may not do enough, but maybe a clear coat...

Lacquer may not do enough, but maybe a clear coat might help?
Forum: Fabrication 11-04-2017, 05:40 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,085
Posted By greywynd
Another option, grab a hitch mount wheelchair...

Another option, grab a hitch mount wheelchair carrier and strap the blower onto that. Lower height, built in ramp.

Edited to add a photo snagged from an ebay listing.
Forum: Fabrication 11-02-2017, 02:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,855
Posted By greywynd
Hey now, those are awesome examples!!! (Of what...

Hey now, those are awesome examples!!! (Of what not to do!)
Forum: Welding 11-02-2017, 08:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,232
Posted By greywynd
Thanks, that was a bit of a challenge to get...

Thanks, that was a bit of a challenge to get dialed in, once there it went much smoother. Sad part of this welding is that, when all done, the weld gets ground, filed, polished whatever leaving no...
Forum: Welding 11-01-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,232
Posted By greywynd
Have some pics to add to this. So, a...

Have some pics to add to this.

So, a knurled water line fitting ended up between the mould faces when the press went to close for the next cycle.

It damaged the parting line and edge of a...
Forum: Fabrication 11-01-2017, 08:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,855
Posted By greywynd
To the guy that did it, with zero welding...

To the guy that did it, with zero welding knowledge or experience, and his brand shiny new 110v mig, it looked like a stack of dimes. Hopefully he learned from this, and either never touched a welder...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-01-2017, 08:43 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 6,734
Posted By greywynd
The 5.9 also shares a lot of parts with the...

The 5.9 also shares a lot of parts with the smaller 4 cylinders, like the 4BT in my excavator, and also used in a pile of skid steers and other equipment.
Forum: Machining 10-30-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 504
Posted By greywynd
Any chalk will work, we used the stuff for the...

Any chalk will work, we used the stuff for the chalkboard in high school, and I knew a guy that had a piece of sidewalk chalk in his toolbox.

I've even wondered if baby powder/talcum powder and...
Forum: Machining 10-30-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 429
Posted By greywynd
I wiuld say it's a cross between 3D printing and...

I wiuld say it's a cross between 3D printing and robotic welding. The article reads as if it's advanced 3D printing, whereas I would consider it a fancy robotic/automated welding.

And being...
Forum: Fabrication 10-29-2017, 07:45 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,464
Posted By greywynd
Nice rebuild/redesign Joey! But keep that...

Nice rebuild/redesign Joey!

But keep that white stuff there a while yet. Just lots of rain last couple days in Ontario, but I'm hearing from the other half that they are calling for it this week...
Forum: Machining 10-25-2017, 07:24 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,246
Posted By greywynd
Looks really good Gerry!!

Looks really good Gerry!!
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-24-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 802
Posted By greywynd
The only application I ever saw for those X-Y...

The only application I ever saw for those X-Y tables was on some low volume fixtures, they had power drill and tapping heads, and we could use the table to adjust for a couple different parts.
...
Forum: Fabrication 10-23-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,141
Posted By greywynd
Everyone in this area sets them up to run off the...

Everyone in this area sets them up to run off the wetline.

I'm surprised at that one having standalone hydraulics, at least running off the wetline the oil gets a chance to warm up.

Time for a...
Forum: Fabrication 10-22-2017, 05:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By greywynd
I think I have a 4" somewhere too, maybe as I get...

I think I have a 4" somewhere too, maybe as I get settled at the new place I'll find it.

Time for a new signature line!!
Forum: Machining 10-18-2017, 12:48 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,246
Posted By greywynd
We're almost dead centre of town, houses on three...

We're almost dead centre of town, houses on three sides, and some natural growth/parkland due west of us. All in all we're not too exposed, and the house seems solid.

Time for a new signature...
Forum: Machining 10-18-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,246
Posted By greywynd
Hey!! I haven't broke a tap in years!! And at...

Hey!! I haven't broke a tap in years!! And at least some of the time I'm in git together range these days!

Looking good Gerry, must be nice to get a chance to put some solid time into one of your...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1517

 
Forum Jump
Web Search:

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:50 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.