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  1. We use pry bars with a small notch cut out of the...

    We use pry bars with a small notch cut out of the curved end. Works very well.
  2. Our last 2 trucks were spec'd by retards...I...

    Our last 2 trucks were spec'd by retards...I think ours is 300hp 860 ft/lb
  3. Nicely done Paul

    Nicely done Paul
  4. I weighed it at 38k with a full tank of 1250...

    I weighed it at 38k with a full tank of 1250 gallons, even empty its just slow. Granted it's a truck not a car, but it tops out at 65 and hit a hill and it struggles.

    On the other hand we have a...
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    We had 3r b axis rotary units...I believe they...

    We had 3r b axis rotary units...I believe they were over 20k each...and unrelable.
  6. Dt466 was a well built motor that was used for...

    Dt466 was a well built motor that was used for many years. We have a 98 fire truck with a 8.3 cummins, 300 hp I believe. It's a slug.
  7. Jeez bro, get off of here and get to work...

    Jeez bro, get off of here and get to work already. :D :popcorn:


    I'm glad I don't deal with customers anymore. Nowadays our customers are "internal" (mainly engineers) when they get annoying we...
  8. I think you might do better with a 6v53T...at...

    I think you might do better with a 6v53T...at least it would sound cooler :)

    Also seen a few 3126 CAT transfers into older f350s...on you tube.

    That's all well and good, now stuff a 3408 in...
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    Hmm, I was thinking 7.5 or 8.375 flute :)

    Hmm, I was thinking 7.5 or 8.375 flute :)
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    I'd get some custom made slot mills made from...

    I'd get some custom made slot mills made from solid carbide. We cut "similar" material all the time with good ol carbide. Doesn't last too long but it works. For instance we rework castings in the...
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    I wouldn't go celebrating that too loud lol.

    I wouldn't go celebrating that too loud lol.
  12. a world without CAT 3406/C15 Jake's through 8"...

    a world without CAT 3406/C15 Jake's through 8" straight pipes is like a world without sunshine.

    It's funny though, bash a Detroit 2 stroke all you want, they run and run and run...then run some...
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    Anything can have micron accuracy if you measure...

    Anything can have micron accuracy if you measure it "right" :)
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    Hmm...sounds...interesting

    Hmm...sounds...interesting
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    What is the point of a die filer?

    What is the point of a die filer?
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    Drill holes in them when it says they are clogged...

    Drill holes in them when it says they are clogged and see if the pressure goes down.
  17. https://youtu.be/8o2LGuzl0go

    https://youtu.be/8o2LGuzl0go
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    You can always sandblast the shank for a little...

    You can always sandblast the shank for a little more grip.
  19. The lb7 is a problem child with injectors...I'd...

    The lb7 is a problem child with injectors...I'd replace it with the lly 2004.5-2006, although the 2006 was basically a derated lbz
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    Finally got a chance to look at the tires on the...

    Finally got a chance to look at the tires on the f550, I was wrong they are Yokohama ty303 tires...horrible, don't get them:)
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    Poll: From earlier research most makerspace type joints...

    From earlier research most makerspace type joints have different tiers for different machines. These tiers dictate the amount of user interaction, from able to use this piece of equipment without...
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    Poll: Your first mistake is taking advise from...

    Your first mistake is taking advise from Saunders...
  23. Post your code where it crashes...

    Post your code where it crashes...
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    We have some kind of toyos on the back of our...

    We have some kind of toyos on the back of our f550 rescue/brush truck. They are outright dangerous. They sway to the point you can lose control if you aren't ready for it. I have to go over for a...
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    I'm gonna raise the bs flag on 1 foot of...

    I'm gonna raise the bs flag on 1 foot of mud...maybe 11 inches of water with some mud at the bottom...:icon_bs:

    Sorry bud
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