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Forum: Fabrication 11-19-2016, 08:49 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 73,833
Posted By tigman250
Made this beauty yesterday and donated it to be...

Made this beauty yesterday and donated it to be auctioned off to
Raise money for my daughters school robotics program. It's been a while since anyone has shared a rose so thought the thread needed...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-02-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,115
Posted By tigman250
If you want to send me a few of the actual parts...

If you want to send me a few of the actual parts I would do a test run for you

Sent from my fruit phone
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-02-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,115
Posted By tigman250
Media went on sale at midway a few months back,...

Media went on sale at midway a few months back, separate with a standard media separator while rinsing off with the garden hose. Only complaint I have is you need to watch your flash hole, certain...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 09-01-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,115
Posted By tigman250
Media is perhaps the biggest factor in speed of...

Media is perhaps the biggest factor in speed of polishing and degree of polishing. For my brass I switched to a rotary wet system with stainless media and I can now have factory polished brass...
Forum: Welding 08-20-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By tigman250
Good to know, $15/doz isnt bad, and with the luck...

Good to know, $15/doz isnt bad, and with the luck I have had with the Optrels I defiantly will explore them more.

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Forum: Welding 08-20-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By tigman250
Do you have to turn the 9000's on manually or are...

Do you have to turn the 9000's on manually or are they automatic?

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Forum: Welding 08-19-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,976
Posted By tigman250
Welding helmet recomendations

Been using Optrel auto darkening helmets for over ten years now, bought the first one, liked it so much bought another. A couple years ago the original one died and now the second one is acting up...
Forum: Fabrication 06-17-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,223
Posted By tigman250
It's a piling machine that cleans and piles sugar...

It's a piling machine that cleans and piles sugar beets. Thanks for the compliment!
Forum: Fabrication 06-16-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,223
Posted By tigman250
Latest project

Here are some pics of the latest project, we are making a frame to support a 100' conveyor and its contents (dirt)

Frame on trailer, giblets on the floor include pivot weldment, clevis and arms to...
Forum: Fabrication 04-18-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,996
Posted By tigman250
piece of cake ...

piece of cake

http://shopfloortalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=20743&highlight=cummins
Forum: Fabrication 02-03-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,274
Posted By tigman250
only one problem, that would require me to keep...

only one problem, that would require me to keep the floor clean for the entire radius:D
Forum: Machining 12-09-2013, 06:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 805
Posted By tigman250
LeBlond, latest acquisition!

Just picked up a LeBlond, been looking for a while for a lathe the right size for working on gun barrels, this one is about the perfect size. It has a 10" chuck, 1.5" hole through headstock and has a...
Forum: Fabrication 04-17-2013, 07:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,921
Posted By tigman250
We simply tack weld things to our tables, then...

We simply tack weld things to our tables, then knock off whatever it is and grind flush by laying a 7" grinder flat on the tack and grinding till gone. this keeps the table nice and flat and spatter...
Forum: Fabrication 02-24-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,583
Posted By tigman250
Jr. Dragster

Kids are getting older and I am always looking for projects to get the kids and I spending quality time together. Having 2 girls it's not always easy to find things that we have in common. For...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-13-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,260
Posted By tigman250
I don't know exactly what kind of torque I need,...

I don't know exactly what kind of torque I need, I am kicking arround the idea of making a powered case trimmer for my reloading setup. right angle or inline would be fine as the design is wide open...
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-12-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,260
Posted By tigman250
That was the first place I looked, you wouldn't...

That was the first place I looked, you wouldn't happen to have a link would you? I didn't see anything there that fit the bill....
Forum: Mechanical & Electrical 01-12-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,260
Posted By tigman250
500-700 rpm gear motor

Have an upcoming project that will require a 500-700 rpm gear motor, would prefer about the size of a coffee mug and run on 110-120v ac. Can anyone think of an application I could steal one from?
Forum: Fabrication 11-17-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,837
Posted By tigman250
the pads are 2"x2", if they do sink it shouldn't...

the pads are 2"x2", if they do sink it shouldn't be too far.

digr, I coiped the color scheme from the doall brand throwers, thought they looked good so I stole their color scheme:devil:
Forum: Fabrication 11-16-2012, 02:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,837
Posted By tigman250
I'm calling it finished......almost, sorry...

I'm calling it finished......almost, sorry Cutter, I painted it :)

Just have to mount a seat on the frame, not sure what to go with but it will be padded with a back rest:rolleyes:
Forum: Fabrication 11-12-2012, 10:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,054
Posted By tigman250
I am talking hand cuts with a template, we have...

I am talking hand cuts with a template, we have an optical table but it is far from CNC quality cuts
Forum: Fabrication 11-12-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,054
Posted By tigman250
I don't think plasma is the way to go, even if...

I don't think plasma is the way to go, even if you could get the accuracy you need I think the cleanup would be too tedious to make it worth it. I am in Bad Axe (abour 1.5 hours north of you) and...
Forum: Fabrication 11-04-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,144
Posted By tigman250
I have no idea what the angle is, at the large...

I have no idea what the angle is, at the large end of the wedge shape it's 3" tall down to nothing on the other end, the wedge part that the grip rests on is 12" long. Basically take a piece of...
Forum: Fabrication 11-03-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,144
Posted By tigman250
Don't know, I don't have .357 dies (yet) I have a...

Don't know, I don't have .357 dies (yet) I have a local reloader making them up for me, I shot them through my chrono to compare with other loads and to see how hot he loaded them, told him they were...
Forum: Fabrication 11-03-2012, 05:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,144
Posted By tigman250
I love this gun, lately it has gotten an appetite...

I love this gun, lately it has gotten an appetite for 180gr XTP Hornady bullets @ 950 fps, hopefully I will find out how well they do on whitetail deer!
Forum: Fabrication 11-03-2012, 03:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,144
Posted By tigman250
9. clamp on, post welded up 10. complete 11....

9. clamp on, post welded up
10. complete
11. not the best target gun but it was the only one I had on me at the shop
12. trying it out
13. it works! 3 shots 50 yds, 2" sticker. the low right shot...
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