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Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Today, 03:47 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,058
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well smoke when we started it was 400 gallon of...

well smoke when we started it was 400 gallon of propane every 11 days .Barn is tighter now but was still built in 1882 .From the old boys with inside stoves it was 12-15 ton of coal a winter .
Forum: Fabrication Today, 03:40 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,567
Posted By midmosandblasting
I have had to keep a supply of wife wood .What I...

I have had to keep a supply of wife wood .What I have found in this wonderful warm weather we are having is I can pack more into the Hardy of the small stuff. With the rate it is going I am better...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 219
Posted By midmosandblasting
Picture but it sounds like a panel saw you see in...

Picture but it sounds like a panel saw you see in lumber yards .
Forum: Fabrication Yesterday, 11:41 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,567
Posted By midmosandblasting
Where do they find all the straight grain wood...

Where do they find all the straight grain wood shown in these tube ads .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical Yesterday, 03:36 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,058
Posted By midmosandblasting
Cutting wood is piss poor wages ,considering...

Cutting wood is piss poor wages ,considering equipment .When I was buying it I always had 2 cutters 1 before Christmas and 1 after . The 1st guy's equipment was wore out and had not saved enough to...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-07-2018, 12:07 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 856
Posted By midmosandblasting
I still like the idea of our Canadian friend of 1...

I still like the idea of our Canadian friend of 1 semi battery .
Forum: Fabrication 01-06-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 3,567
Posted By midmosandblasting
No Shade Smoky is thinking ahead . dedicated 5.9...

No Shade Smoky is thinking ahead . dedicated 5.9 makes it a stand alone unit and then it would be when can I borrow it .
Forum: Fabrication 01-06-2018, 01:42 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 3,585
Posted By midmosandblasting
I don't know if I can explain the short part .You...

I don't know if I can explain the short part .You measured the circumference of the drum ,you then cut that piece that long . That is the under side of the your bend. You lost some on the bend ,next...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-30-2017, 05:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 840
Posted By midmosandblasting
We run a 250 and 290 sthil ,mostly for limbing...

We run a 250 and 290 sthil ,mostly for limbing .For cutting down it is a 572 xp Husky or a 2520 Jonsered . Spitting and all my son and I plan 4 hours for 2 cord . This year cutting mostly blow down...
Forum: Welding 12-25-2017, 11:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,720
Posted By midmosandblasting
My Mig is a 135 century with a hot gun .I do have...

My Mig is a 135 century with a hot gun .I do have a big AC -Dc Hobart stick .I keep looking at that Omni every trip to HoBo .Most welding is done outside as the shop is mostly a wood ,mechanic shop....
Forum: Welding 12-24-2017, 09:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,720
Posted By midmosandblasting
I still hope someone before me will buy the big...

I still hope someone before me will buy the big mig from HF Vulcan .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-24-2017, 09:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,247
Posted By midmosandblasting
Old Red Ford .

Old Red Ford .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-23-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,459
Posted By midmosandblasting
But Platy charges a lot of it to the company...

But Platy charges a lot of it to the company where as Jef usually doesn't .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-23-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,247
Posted By midmosandblasting
For a 400 Amp 3 phase to the shop our power...

For a 400 Amp 3 phase to the shop our power company bid was 4000 and the transformers were already on a pole 40 foot away .I still have a new 400 amp 3phase meter base if someone needs .I did get the...
Forum: Machining 12-20-2017, 03:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,207
Posted By midmosandblasting
I think all this is what can he do . But I have...

I think all this is what can he do . But I have been around a place where we would internal build stuff as a P>O. was such a pain in the arse .
Forum: Machining 12-16-2017, 01:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,770
Posted By midmosandblasting
i have seen a lot of stuff made on shapers by the...

i have seen a lot of stuff made on shapers by the old guys when the Mills were tied up .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 12-09-2017, 11:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,116
Posted By midmosandblasting
Find a old manual one and copy it .Years ago a...

Find a old manual one and copy it .Years ago a bil that is now dead made one welded up the threads on the vertical and talked a machinist where he worked to cut the top part . Bead breaker went on...
Forum: Welding 12-09-2017, 06:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,776
Posted By midmosandblasting
How did you get away with a discount card on...

How did you get away with a discount card on vulcan . Our local won't do any discount on those that are listed on the 20% off coupons .
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-09-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,764
Posted By midmosandblasting
The power company bought them to relamp the plant...

The power company bought them to relamp the plant .They make good light. Over my press inspection table they went with a 6 k color corrected .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-25-2017, 09:51 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,899
Posted By midmosandblasting
That is what I thought I saw in the Pictures. It...

That is what I thought I saw in the Pictures. It was a good idea .
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-25-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,899
Posted By midmosandblasting
Did you mount those cross members to a sub frame...

Did you mount those cross members to a sub frame then bolt all to main frame ?
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-24-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 3,899
Posted By midmosandblasting
My issue is rust . I can get 300-500,000 out of...

My issue is rust . I can get 300-500,000 out of most gas rigs with 1 rebuild but the body is gone by 250,000 . Yes I could fix or pay to fix just a personal gripe .
Forum: Blacksmithing & Forming 11-18-2017, 01:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 728
Posted By midmosandblasting
Buy that guy a 4x6 saw . He used enough grinding...

Buy that guy a 4x6 saw . He used enough grinding blades to pay for it.They were probably liberated from his day job.
Forum: Machining 11-17-2017, 01:27 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,123
Posted By midmosandblasting
May be a WW2 machine. all I have ever run across...

May be a WW2 machine. all I have ever run across had the brass U.S. tag .Most came as part of Gov. contracts for WW2 .My former plant 1978 brought in all the machine tools from other facilities that...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 11-12-2017, 10:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,158
Posted By midmosandblasting
I tried one at the nephew's shop that had you...

I tried one at the nephew's shop that had you laying down on a platform that laid over the grill area . It was no fun for a fat boy .It made breathing difficult .
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