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Forum: The Garage 04-19-2015, 09:24 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
At home I have a full size series 26 torch with a...

At home I have a full size series 26 torch with a gas valve, a gas lens, and a full back cap. It's bulky, I dislike it a lot. I am converting as soon as I can. At work I use a water cooled ck...
Forum: Ride reports 04-18-2015, 08:28 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 31,346
Posted By Stinky151
Metal, the job is going great! We are working on...

Metal, the job is going great! We are working on building the new piece for your bike mount next Friday. I will chuck it up and get it turned on the lathe for a press fit on the bearings, then weld...
Forum: The Garage 04-15-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
Dumb question, but you ARE running the electrode...

Dumb question, but you ARE running the electrode on negative and the ground on positive right? Having this switched will ball a tungsten in a hurry, DAMHK

Also, keep the tungsten clean, always. ...
Forum: The Garage 04-15-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
Started working this week. Stainless is so...

Started working this week. Stainless is so purrrrdy, and they seem to think I am ok at it after three days

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/04/15/1979ecd7299152b572585fde60260100.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 04-12-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 31,346
Posted By Stinky151
Around the World on a 50cc Honda Ruckus scooter

Metal, check out the icon mil spec vest. They are pretty sweet and very high viz. I thought I had one but might need to dig to find it. If so, it's yours.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-02-2015, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 846
Posted By Stinky151
Let me know if you need a hand! I have a lift...

Let me know if you need a hand! I have a lift and just about anything else you might need
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 31,346
Posted By Stinky151
Glad to hear you made it!! I was a little worried...

Glad to hear you made it!! I was a little worried about the wind. I hope the scenery was worth the trip, and glad you didn't vanish in browning.
Forum: Ride reports 03-29-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 31,346
Posted By Stinky151
Around the World on a 50cc Honda Ruckus scooter

Well, Metal came into kalispell safe today. He dropped the bike in my garage and we did some work on the scooter. Jetted for altitude and upgraded his foot pegs a little bit. We are giving him a...
Forum: The Garage 03-25-2015, 05:51 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
Thanks Pete! I am pretty excited about it. ...

Thanks Pete! I am pretty excited about it. There will be some machining thrown in the mix too . The biggest thing is this is going to get us to a place where we can buy a house and have a shop big...
Forum: The Garage 03-24-2015, 07:52 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
Well, now the fun is really about to start. ...

Well, now the fun is really about to start. Managed to get work for a local manufacturing company as a welder/fabricator. I have a lot of training to do with them, but everything will be stainless...
Forum: Ride reports 03-18-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 31,346
Posted By Stinky151
Get in touch with me on the bike. I am sure I...

Get in touch with me on the bike. I am sure I can find space in the garage or storage unit for it.
Forum: The Garage 03-15-2015, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
It's going to mount on the side of a large...

It's going to mount on the side of a large rolling cabinet I am building, or maybe inside. It was only clamped to the table for some test fit procedures.
Forum: The Garage 03-14-2015, 06:14 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
I am more concerned with storing tools and what...

I am more concerned with storing tools and what not. I only put the batteries on the charger when I need them charged
Forum: The Garage 03-14-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
Okay folks. Working through some ideas to finish...

Okay folks. Working through some ideas to finish up my garage setup. This next bit is a cordless tool holder. Kinda loosely based on this.
...
Forum: The Garage 03-09-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Other hazards of welding.... Stupid bumper and...

Other hazards of welding.... Stupid bumper and steel tubing....

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/03/09/41e6753cd4dcef4c89a1cc4f8d33e78d.jpg
Pretty well black and blue all the way around

On...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-09-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 1,020
Views: 236,239
Posted By Stinky151
I know, I know, PPE. My kids are all trained for...

I know, I know, PPE. My kids are all trained for AGATT but we haven't yet bought any for this guy. He insisted on a ride though..... This boy has pure gasoline in his veins
...
Forum: The Garage 03-02-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Yes, I mean solid er70-s6. Sorry, using slang I...

Yes, I mean solid er70-s6. Sorry, using slang I pick up from instructors.

I took the bumper in to class and we finished all the welding there. Yes, I ground/sanded all the welds down, but I...
Forum: The Garage 03-01-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
Doing bevels and perfect set ups for joints here...

Doing bevels and perfect set ups for joints here aren't the easiest option. I am working 3/16 plate that is pre bent and formed for my truck bumper. The plates leave about the right included angle,...
Forum: The Garage 02-28-2015, 01:27 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
I'd be curious on the reasoning as well since I...

I'd be curious on the reasoning as well since I have been eyeballing these things
Forum: The Garage 02-27-2015, 07:00 AM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
Correct procedure is great, except my school...

Correct procedure is great, except my school taught NOTHING on hard wire, and there are so many thumbs in the industry, and every one of them has their own rule. I guess I need to check the amps my...
Forum: The Garage 02-26-2015, 05:07 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
C/25, Groove created by joints in the plates. My...

C/25, Groove created by joints in the plates. My fab instructor thinks amps is the issue too. I will play more with it tomorrow and see how it works out
Forum: The Garage 02-26-2015, 03:11 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
And for today's adventures... We have this ...

And for today's adventures... We have this

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/26/ea5aa66cc5fa443c532ac073d892a882.jpg

All tacked up into this...
Forum: The Garage 02-25-2015, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Ask your WELDING questions here.

I have a small "metal man gear" cart. It's really not big enough for my machine and for sure not for two bottles . Need to sell it now. I built this cart with left overs from the table and other...
Forum: The Garage 02-25-2015, 08:32 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
Sailah, as requested, here is a close up of one...

Sailah, as requested, here is a close up of one of the holes on the table. The slots came out perfect.

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/25/123ceddfde3c889bbede02f259b116b4.jpg

This is...
Forum: The Garage 02-24-2015, 07:27 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
If it's for a younger person, grind it before you...

If it's for a younger person, grind it before you give it to them. My 11 year old is learning along with me. I clean the nasty stuff off, then let him run with it.
Forum: The Garage 02-20-2015, 08:09 PM
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Posted By Stinky151
Sailah, I will take pictures on Monday. Perfect...

Sailah, I will take pictures on Monday. Perfect round holes apparently aren't the tables strong point, but close enough I can clean them up easy with the mag drill. The slots came out perfect and...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Stinky151
Sounds good. Look forward to hearing from you.

Sounds good. Look forward to hearing from you.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Stinky151
Hahaha!! I'm transplant myself, but the wife is a...

Hahaha!! I'm transplant myself, but the wife is a local. If I ever get my fabrication shop going you can come work for me on a visa, lol. Hopefully in the next year or two, it will become a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Stinky151
Well, the wife is the EA for the director of the...

Well, the wife is the EA for the director of the national forest, so I should be able to help out with that. We don't have tons of room now, but hopefully that will change soon. Bring the bikes,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Stinky151
Glad you made it. Sorry for the troubles. If...

Glad you made it. Sorry for the troubles. If your down this way again look me up!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-19-2015, 08:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Stinky151
Any whitefish area inmates heading to the border?

Hey, I am just a little south in Kalispell, do you have a place to stay? I can probably get you at least to eureka....I don't have a current passport so I can cross the border, but will do what I...
Forum: The Garage 02-18-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Wish it was mine! But at least I have access to...

Wish it was mine! But at least I have access to it.
Forum: The Garage 02-18-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Ask your WELDING questions here.

HUGE thanks to sailah for his help....

Frame built
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/18/e116c9ee34f7f5d33e775f59ea54d70a.jpg

Sailah's handy work being cut out...
Forum: The Garage 02-17-2015, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
I can send a .dxf file for you. It's not perfect...

I can send a .dxf file for you. It's not perfect but I will outline the demensions for you too.
Forum: The Garage 02-17-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Get me your email and I will send the file I have...

Get me your email and I will send the file I have been working on. I have it basically done. I just need the slots to have a 1 1/4" opening on each end to match the miller x-clamp setup. And I...
Forum: The Garage 02-17-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 4,759
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Posted By Stinky151
Any Google sketch up or other cad type pros out...

Any Google sketch up or other cad type pros out there who can help me finish up the drawings for my top? I have got it about 90% using sketch but it's my first time playing with any kind of CAD...
Forum: The Garage 02-13-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
More of my TIG practice. Don't mind the crap...

More of my TIG practice. Don't mind the crap scrap metal the school has been making me use. Finally forced them to give me some clean metal to start.

Run with a 3/32 open root...
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Sweet. It is going to be a heck of a table, but...

Sweet. It is going to be a heck of a table, but I figured I am going to need a good table to work on anyway, since I am going to try and run my own business. It turned into a bit more than I...
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Ask your WELDING questions here.

Finished top frame and lower shelf, now just need to put the uprights between them and pick up the plate for the top on Monday.

Top frame all welded up...
Forum: The Garage 02-11-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4,759
Views: 662,582
Posted By Stinky151
Today in class--- makes me giggle a little. ...

Today in class--- makes me giggle a little.

This marks the start of a welding table to survive the apocalypse. The frame you see built will support the table top. The other cut pieces will the...
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