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Old 12-18-2012, 12:52 PM   #52
A proud pragmatist.
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Joined: Nov 2009
Location: Hiding off Hwy 6, B.C.
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Grandpa's table saw..... So is mine altough it does not have such mobility, I did move it 4,000 miles. No way I'd part with that.

Oxy-acetylene, that could get you started on a stove. And me too but then I'd take the parts in for a proper welding job, I could braze that but would be expensive on the brazing rods.

I went and stole the pics anyway to show someone else "in the know", he used to build stoves until the regulations/certifications made that too hard.

But from what I know, looks like this guy cuts the tank to accomodate the plate end even uses the part he removed to build the base. There should be a baffle under the stove pipe so the heat/flames don't all climb up the chimney. Will talk to my friend about that in the next few days.

Have tools, will travel!
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