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Forum: The Garage 07-26-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,931
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Schedule # is controled by the ANSI and has...

Schedule # is controled by the ANSI and has nothing to do with pressure rating. It is simply a standard for wall thickness of a given size if pipe.
Regardless of the material the pipe is made from. ...
Forum: The Garage 06-16-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
This works great for galvanized sheetmetal.

This works great for galvanized sheetmetal.
Forum: The Garage 06-15-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
110 amps for 1/8" 7018 is too cold. That's why it...

110 amps for 1/8" 7018 is too cold. That's why it looks kinda "ropey" and dosen't lay down smooth and flat.

Without knowing what the 6010 looked like or what was under it and other prep. It is...
Forum: The Garage 04-25-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
HAHAhahahahaha. Looks to me more like it came...

HAHAhahahahaha.
Looks to me more like it came off the bottom of a bird cage.
Forum: The Garage 04-25-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Thats about what I figgered. At 7 ounces per...

Thats about what I figgered. At 7 ounces per application that makes
an $8.00 gallon of anti-freeze worth a purty good pile of money don't it?

:splat
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By fxstbiluigi
MC tire balancing liquid

What is the composition of the liquid used to balance cruiser tires?
Forum: The Garage 02-10-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Argon is heavier than air. So it will settle to...

Argon is heavier than air. So it will settle to the lowest point. A fan in a window close to the celling may not provide enough air circulation to keep the argon from reaching a lethal density.
...
Forum: The Garage 01-10-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,852
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Argon may not be good for ripening bananas but it...

Argon may not be good for ripening bananas but it will cure any spider problems.
Forum: The Garage 12-03-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Ya the ones in the first link. the depth of the...

Ya the ones in the first link. the depth of the throat ( 4-5/8") of a deep throat milwaukee still determines the length of piece you can cut.
Forum: The Garage 12-03-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
For some reason I think Milwaukee has something...

For some reason I think Milwaukee has something like that for the deep throat saw.

as far as not being able to cut @ 90 degrees. Support the weight of the tool a its weight is forcing the blade...
Forum: The Garage 12-03-2013, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Those little chop saws that look like they outts...

Those little chop saws that look like they outts have a wood blade on them, should.
Forum: The Garage 12-03-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
One of my favorite toys, when I was working, was...

One of my favorite toys, when I was working, was a Milwaukee portaband. A good quality saw will last a long time and is really handy, but they are expensive and the blades, which are also expensive,...
Forum: The Garage 12-03-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Do you have an O/A torch and bottles.............

Do you have an O/A torch and bottles.......... cutting torch? I've seen some people that were really good with a cutting torch, Years ago thats all there was Learn how to use it. It's a lot cheaper...
Forum: The Garage 11-27-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
I worked as a weldor for 40 years and never saw...

I worked as a weldor for 40 years and never saw the need anything other than a Huntsman 411p with the std. 2 1/4 x 4 1/4 lens.
Forum: The Garage 11-16-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 887
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Don't open the package it came in.

Don't open the package it came in.
Forum: The Garage 11-15-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,361
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Early in the thread someone suggested All thread...

Early in the thread someone suggested All thread and the op said that wasn't strong enough for the application. He then showed a piece that was hollow(pipe?) and stated that the material was nothing...
Forum: The Garage 11-14-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,361
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Local plumber, plumbing supply house.

Local plumber, plumbing supply house.
Forum: The Garage 11-14-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,361
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Do you have access to either a Rigid 300 or 535...

Do you have access to either a Rigid 300 or 535 pipe machine or the equiv.?

Bolt Dies will do what you want.
Forum: The Garage 11-12-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Eyes still really good? Learn how to put a...

Eyes still really good?

Learn how to put a bead in w/tig and walk the cup.

Get good with that tig torch, bead, fill, and cap.

anybody can run a stick.
Forum: The Garage 11-12-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,976
Posted By fxstbiluigi
I can remember when Wiss made the best tin snips...

I can remember when Wiss made the best tin snips money could buy, but thats been a lot of years ago as I haven't bought or used snips in over 20 years now.

Cutting wire or anything round will...
Forum: The Garage 11-12-2013, 12:46 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Good luck. I hope you are young and agile.

Good luck.
I hope you are young and agile.
Forum: The Garage 10-29-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,247
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Never heard of anyone using a setup such as you...

Never heard of anyone using a setup such as you describe for portable welding.

How old is your current welding equipment?

Mabe it's time to sell or trade in what you have for a new, or used,...
Forum: The Garage 10-29-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,247
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Miller makes some really nice welding machines...

Miller makes some really nice welding machines that also can be used for electrical power with a gas engine attached. No need for a seperate power supply.

Why complicate things?
Forum: The Garage 10-27-2013, 03:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,941
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Tell the receptionist you have something imbeded...

Tell the receptionist you have something imbeded in your eye and most likely the Dr will see you right away.
Forum: The Garage 10-19-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
It really isn't all that difficult when you have...

It really isn't all that difficult when you have two boundries to go back an forth between.
However it really gits difficult when capping a butt joint weld.
Wrist action is the key (figure 8...
Forum: The Garage 10-18-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Human Done by walking the cup

Human

Done by walking the cup
Forum: The Garage 10-11-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,600
Posted By fxstbiluigi
The nipple that is threaded into the vessle is...

The nipple that is threaded into the vessle is most likely the cause of the leak.
Cut that nipple in to. Remove the halves from the vessle and the tee. using either rector seal or Expando install a...
Forum: The Garage 09-18-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
the dictionary that I have uses fume and vapor as...

the dictionary that I have uses fume and vapor as interchangeable, as well as everything else I've looked at.

Would you be so kind as to point out the difference between the two for the class?
Forum: The Garage 09-18-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,615
Posted By fxstbiluigi
I once knew a contractor that could pull a 29"...

I once knew a contractor that could pull a 29" vac. on an onion sack when trying to get some work, but I've never seen anyone with enough air, other than a politian, to run an impact wrench.

If...
Forum: The Garage 09-16-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Depending on the 'type'(alloy) stainless can...

Depending on the 'type'(alloy) stainless can contain anywhere from 17% to 26% chrome and when welded the vapors from repeated exposure can cause severe neurological damage.
Forum: The Garage 09-16-2013, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
You'll need a bottle of 75/25 gas to go along...

You'll need a bottle of 75/25 gas to go along with the wire or if you plan to TIG it you'll need a bottle of argon.

oops.... Tri-mix works too.
Forum: The Garage 09-09-2013, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
+1

+1
Forum: The Garage 07-29-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Tig....... DC..-.. with Helium dosen't require as...

Tig....... DC..-.. with Helium dosen't require as much amperage as AC with Argon. However, Helium, being lighter than air, dosen't really make for a good shield gass.
Forum: The Garage 07-10-2013, 04:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,162
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Leave the blade alone, you ain't do'in precision...

Leave the blade alone, you ain't do'in precision surgery with no scars, it'll cut.
Forum: The Garage 07-10-2013, 04:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,162
Posted By fxstbiluigi
I've had riding mowers and push mowers..............

I've had riding mowers and push mowers........... never had to sharpen anything.
Metal blade spinning is gonna cut grass no mater how sharp it is.

String trimmers work just fine don't they? And...
Forum: The Garage 07-09-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,162
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Buy the impact wrench. They are not even close in...

Buy the impact wrench. They are not even close in the way they operate.

think of the hammer drill as hammering a nail into wood.
ok now think of the impact wrench as hammering on the handle of a...
Forum: The Garage 05-27-2013, 08:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,027
Posted By fxstbiluigi
This guy never did post again after the initial...

This guy never did post again after the initial S.O.S.

I wonder if mabe he forgot to turn the key on.
Forum: The Garage 05-27-2013, 05:28 PM
Replies: 4,109
Views: 536,153
Posted By fxstbiluigi
The base metal will always crack before the weld...

The base metal will always crack before the weld does.
grind a bevel and do a full pen. weld.

Or replace that part of the frame, as far above and below the point of failure as practical, and...
Forum: The Garage 05-26-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,027
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Or mabe a bus ticket home. :rofl

Or mabe a bus ticket home.

:rofl
Forum: The Garage 05-26-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,027
Posted By fxstbiluigi
Mabe he was captured by a roving band of...

Mabe he was captured by a roving band of gypsies......... never to be heard from again.




:lol3
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