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Forum: Electric Projects 06-13-2013, 02:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,435
Posted By oscaryu1
Assuming the alternator has two separate coils,...

Assuming the alternator has two separate coils, the two would be out of phase... hook them up and you could get either constructive or destructive interference...

Why couldn't you just rectify the...
Forum: Electric Projects 06-13-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,208
Posted By oscaryu1
50 amp continuous?!

50 amp continuous?!
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 06-11-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 31,951
Posted By oscaryu1
..you just basically described every process of...

..you just basically described every process of welding lol. SMAW and MIG both require a puddle of base/filler metal in order for "welds" to happen. SMAW and MIG both heat up, they just do so so...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 06-10-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 31,951
Posted By oscaryu1
Calm down lol, I simply wanted to point out that...

Calm down lol, I simply wanted to point out that TIG does not in fact have the largest HAZ... it does have the most visable (assuming adequate gas coverage and heat input).

I like to nitpick...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 06-10-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,481
Posted By oscaryu1
Don't weld.

Don't weld.
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 06-07-2013, 08:55 AM
Replies: 190
Views: 31,951
Posted By oscaryu1
no... gran pann - look into Eastwood's TIG...

no...

gran pann - look into Eastwood's TIG welder... $700 IIRC, AC/DC. Fixed 60hz pulse is the only downside, but unless you're doing aluminum sheet, you should be fine.

Best plus is it can run...
Forum: FAQ & Articles 06-05-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 42,092
Posted By oscaryu1
In theory, you could take off as much as you...

In theory, you could take off as much as you wanted until the valves started hitting the heads. The thinner the better, generally you'd want under .040" for decent squish clearance/velocity. So .040"...
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 06-05-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,477
Posted By oscaryu1
I've been over this previously, "Harbor Freight"...

I've been over this previously, "Harbor Freight" wire and rods runs fine when tuned correctly. There's a few threads on here of my welds using HF wire/rods. Innershield simply has a better flux...
Forum: Mini Bikes, Trikes, and Choppers 06-05-2013, 09:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,779
Posted By oscaryu1
Check your CVT.

Check your CVT.
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 06-04-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,477
Posted By oscaryu1
FCAW/SMAW can suffer from slag inclusions and...

FCAW/SMAW can suffer from slag inclusions and thereby stress risers inside the weld if you're doing multiple passes with it. Newbies on the MIG who can't tune will have cold lap all over the place. ...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 06-02-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 779
Posted By oscaryu1
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Forum: Off Topic Forum 06-02-2013, 12:21 PM
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Forum: Off Topic Forum 06-02-2013, 12:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 779
Posted By oscaryu1
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Forum: Off Topic Forum 06-02-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 779
Posted By oscaryu1
Houstons Coffee n' Cars 6/1/2013 Car show (pics!)

I came kinda late, but grabbed as many pics as I could. Thought you guys might enjoy it! It was AWESOME!
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Forum: Electric Projects 02-03-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,371
Posted By oscaryu1
You would put it in parallel. Issue is, when you...

You would put it in parallel. Issue is, when you left off, the residual charge in the capacitor would still need to discharge. You'd have "lag" when getting on the throttle, but there'd still be a...
Forum: Electric Projects 02-03-2013, 01:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,703
Posted By oscaryu1
food for thought.

food for thought.
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 01-09-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,019
Posted By oscaryu1
All wire welders are DC output, it's a constant...

All wire welders are DC output, it's a constant voltage machine. Not sure how you got AC coming out of there.
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 12-15-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,019
Posted By oscaryu1
Throw some 5356 and a bottle of argon on a MIG...

Throw some 5356 and a bottle of argon on a MIG and you're good to go.. no real need to change the liner our unless you're running 4043 or softer filler..
Forum: Go Kart Discussion 11-30-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,344
Posted By oscaryu1
Disconnect the low oil sensor and give it a try.

Disconnect the low oil sensor and give it a try.
Forum: All Other Parts 11-27-2012, 05:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,561
Posted By oscaryu1
Automotive batteries are designed with large...

Automotive batteries are designed with large surface area and capacity for large current draws (starters). They don't like to be deeply discharged; lead acid batteries like to sulfate when kept below...
Forum: Off Topic Forum 11-25-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By oscaryu1
Nope, and I go to school right next to the track!

Nope, and I go to school right next to the track!
Forum: Using Tools and Welding 11-21-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,693
Posted By oscaryu1
Oh dear, you have it backwards. When you shut...

Oh dear, you have it backwards. When you shut down an O/A setup, you shut off the oxygen valve, followed by the acetylene. Shutting off the acetylene first has the potential for "flash back", with...
Forum: FAQ & Articles 10-09-2012, 10:49 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 23,532
Posted By oscaryu1
Yes, looked a bit hogged out. For 8k I can see...

Yes, looked a bit hogged out. For 8k I can see why though I do think dropping the port floor is the wrong way 'round. I can see your taper but I can also see a sharp increase in area from so much...
Forum: FAQ & Articles 10-02-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 23,532
Posted By oscaryu1
Careful dropping the port floor so far.. I can...

Careful dropping the port floor so far.. I can see this head only on a relatively high revver.
Forum: Off Topic Forum 07-12-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 841
Posted By oscaryu1
EE vs ME?

Any real-world advice? I applied for ME, but got my second choice of EE - yet, I'd rather stick with EE because it's something I know [much] less about. UT won't let me double major (or even minor!)...
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