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Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-11-2017, 10:30 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,908
Posted By machinist@large
:huh: :huh: Why does everyone diss on the...

:huh: :huh: Why does everyone diss on the Midwest?!?!?!? While I can't speak for all the States in the region, I can uncategorically claim why I love my part of Michigan.

1) No hurricanes.

2)...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-11-2017, 09:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 492
Posted By machinist@large
:eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: O.M.G.lllll So that...

:eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: O.M.G.lllll So that means your life story is the background for that quote?!?!?!?!?!!!! :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :stir: :devil2:
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-10-2017, 11:13 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,815
Posted By machinist@large
:ack2: :ack2: And here I thought it was you we...

:ack2: :ack2: And here I thought it was you we had to worry about........ :ack2: :ack2:
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 03-10-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,556
Posted By machinist@large
Flat bar, no sign of any type of joint, and using...

Flat bar, no sign of any type of joint, and using 6013 rod.

As far as welding rod if you can't find at your local hardware store, try Home Depot, Lowe's, TSC, Agri Supply, etc. Or make your life...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 03-10-2017, 07:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,556
Posted By machinist@large
While your instructor is on track as far as non...

While your instructor is on track as far as non baked 7018 should be derated to 7014 spec, properly stored and handled 7018 beat's 7014 in two key area's; low temperature ductility, and resistance to...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 03-10-2017, 07:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,556
Posted By machinist@large
If it's 6013, that weld bead could just be laying...

If it's 6013, that weld bead could just be laying on the surface. And no, I'm not joking. In industry, 6013 has zero structural rating, and is commonly known as "Lair's Rod".
Forum: Off Topic Forum 03-10-2017, 07:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 620
Posted By machinist@large
Joe, you should have thrown in the qualification...

Joe, you should have thrown in the qualification that it won't unless the gearing heads for the moon!!!!! :thumbsup:
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 03-10-2017, 06:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,556
Posted By machinist@large
Some times it seems even the simple stuff is to complicated for some.....

Based on just the photos provided, I'd tend to agree; if it was a properly prep'ed V joint we'd see a root penetration bead on the underside. I'm willing to cut the OP some slack though, because he's...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-02-2016, 05:20 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 85,520
Posted By machinist@large
:surrender: :surrender: If you lived in the...

:surrender: :surrender: If you lived in the Grand Rapids Michigan area, you would had your choice of welding job's: we have more skilled trades opening's than applicants.......
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-02-2016, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 835
Posted By machinist@large
For the most part, I don't follow any type of...

For the most part, I don't follow any type of sports unless they're the local starter league team's. In principal, I'm rooting for the Cub's; the problem is, seeing as this is game 7, I have to ask a...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-12-2016, 06:23 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 85,520
Posted By machinist@large
Only in your case, that would make you a now...

Only in your case, that would make you a now mobile zombie instead of one about to finally buy it? What would be the odds of you mobiling your way over to Freerunners house to take care of that for...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-12-2016, 06:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,039
Posted By machinist@large
Growing up on the family farm more than 40 year's...

Growing up on the family farm more than 40 year's ago, my first introduction to baseball was over the AM radio in the cab of my Dads' truck while he and my great uncle combined wheat. One or the...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 10-12-2016, 05:34 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,361
Posted By machinist@large
Bonneville during Speed Week is fighting it out...

Bonneville during Speed Week is fighting it out for the top of my bucket list (flying on the Space Shuttle and the Concord used to top it: alas.......). Don't know if I'll ever get there. I don't...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-12-2016, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 85,520
Posted By machinist@large
:surrender: :surrender: :surrender: :surrender:...

:surrender: :surrender: :surrender: :surrender: :surrender:

I've still got my parents, but I've been through the loss of all my grandparents, as well as all of my great aunt's and uncle's. Add in...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 10-12-2016, 05:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,081
Posted By machinist@large
Yes, you can weld stainless steel with mild steel...

Yes, you can weld stainless steel with mild steel filler rod/wire, but the weld will be very suspect. Might hold, might not. Any type of electric arc welding requires precision and proper set up,...
Forum: All Other Parts 10-12-2016, 04:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,621
Posted By machinist@large
I'm making an educated guess that both of the...

I'm making an educated guess that both of the swirl type precleaners you listed have Donaldson on them somewhere; they work on the velocity of the airflow coming in,and are most commonly sized for...
Forum: All Other Parts 10-07-2016, 06:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By machinist@large
That differential rotated 90 will fail. The...

That differential rotated 90 will fail. The pinion shaft bearings and how they were designed to be lubricated are based on the original mounting position. Experiment if you want: just plan on...
Forum: More Builds 10-07-2016, 06:19 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 14,924
Posted By machinist@large
Tony, don't sell yourself short; a lot of what...

Tony, don't sell yourself short; a lot of what all the "High Brow" crowd claims is the "Most ~| ever!!!!" instantly becomes what they wipe their :censored: with when the next trendy of the...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-06-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By machinist@large
:eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :smiley_omg: You...

:eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :eek: :smiley_omg: You actually know that evil :censored: :censored: ?!?!?!?!?!?!?!!!!!!!!!!!!! How do I dispatch the **** SPAWNED MONSTER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :surrender:...
Forum: Site Announcements and Suggestion Box 10-06-2016, 03:58 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 102,732
Posted By machinist@large
Leather would be great, but the original vinyl...

Leather would be great, but the original vinyl decals that you sourced are proving to be EXTREMELY DURABLE!!!!!! The one I stuck onto the side of the headstock on one of the CNC's I used to run...
Forum: More Builds 10-06-2016, 03:37 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 14,924
Posted By machinist@large
:idea2: :idea2: Don't talk these around: based on...

:idea2: :idea2: Don't talk these around: based on what I'm seeing every night on the evening news, you could very well be in the running for some serious cash in Art Prize here in Grand Rapids...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-06-2016, 03:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,083
Posted By machinist@large
For sale: .045" (~1.1mm) of thickness. I'm fairly...

For sale: .045" (~1.1mm) of thickness. I'm fairly certain who lost it (Q/C is on a first name basis with the individual), but he claims that he is right and that the rest of us have a reality flaw,...
Forum: Photo Gallery & Project Log 10-05-2016, 06:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,361
Posted By machinist@large
DANG!!!!!! :drool5: :drool5: :drool5: :drool5:

DANG!!!!!! :drool5: :drool5: :drool5: :drool5:
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 10-05-2016, 06:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 991
Posted By machinist@large
We've got a lot of good opinions listed here, but...

We've got a lot of good opinions listed here, but this the one I would rate the highest. I've worked with more than a handful of Women who have busted their :censored: to get where they are, and they...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 10-05-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1,366
Views: 73,752
Posted By machinist@large
:roflol: :roflol: :funnypost: :funnypost: Hmmm,...

:roflol: :roflol: :funnypost: :funnypost: Hmmm, in both cases, I have to wonder why???????? :oops: :arf: :arf: :sarcasm:
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