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  1. Nope, none in stock, I was going to have to order...

    Nope, none in stock, I was going to have to order it.
  2. I was looking at the f-150 a few months ago, and...

    I was looking at the f-150 a few months ago, and when I told the salesman I drive 50k a year, he said get the conventional 5.0 v-8

    Just for running around, not as a routine tow vehicle, he still...
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    Yes Gordo....we are coming, getting closer by the...

    Yes Gordo....we are coming, getting closer by the minute.
    Plotting & planning:
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  4. Old southbend lathe 3 1/2 bed in AMAZING...

    Old southbend lathe 3 1/2 bed in AMAZING condition.
  5. You develop the sheet as you make a job (not as a...

    You develop the sheet as you make a job (not as a purpose job using scraps)just like you do presently with the manual machine, after awhile, the chart can be interpolated a bit, estimating values...
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    Bill, Bill, Bill.....Think...

    Bill, Bill, Bill.....Think "Practical"....:toetap:

    No rails needed, no loco needed, and the factory is just north of the Op.
    Scoot up the expressway, and drive one home today !:
    H-Series | Snow...
  7. And those will be the protesters....:crazy:

    And those will be the protesters....:crazy:
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    Yes...it's soooo much better where you come from....

    Yes...it's soooo much better where you come from.

    You and Gordo share a room ?

    Or a head ?
  9. Every motor rewind shop has a "burnout oven". ...

    Every motor rewind shop has a "burnout oven".

    They have different arrangements for getting rid of the copper.
  10. I think these work much like the "Sunnen On car...

    I think these work much like the "Sunnen On car crank grinder"

    Unfortunately, following the journal limits the versatility of the machine to just restoring.

    Not changing the stroke, nor other...
  11. Yup. start making a "cheat sheet". the matrix...

    Yup. start making a "cheat sheet".

    the matrix should have material, thickness, width to roll, and final dia. needed.
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    With grid tie inverters avail cheaper than ever,...

    With grid tie inverters avail cheaper than ever, I would think....
  13. "Personal Responsibility" ?

    "Personal Responsibility" ?
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    You've got to the diesel-to-gas ratio just right,...

    You've got to the diesel-to-gas ratio just right, so it will light off, and yet linger to do the melting properly, but not run down the street....ask Thermite.
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    Yup, your right. Too many variables, to many...

    Yup, your right.

    Too many variables, to many ways to get injured.

    I revert back to my original suggestion, "hire it out".

    Or heat the driveway.....and NOT with a can of gas and a match....:D
  16. Roadkill is the same deer you hunt when in season...

    Roadkill is the same deer you hunt when in season ?

    I was out picking off a pesky groundhog (sitting in my friends tree stand with a 22) and the farmer renter had just left the field, having...
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    Get's old real fast...even with a cab and...

    Get's old real fast...even with a cab and reclined car seat.....:skep:
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    "Suburbia" is filled with the most Hypocritikal,...

    "Suburbia" is filled with the most Hypocritikal, condescending, back stabbing, Vermin on the planet.
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    Can't get out and clean that drive and side walk in under 20 minutes after...
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    How thick ? Plasma and straight edge should...

    How thick ?

    Plasma and straight edge should work (although the cut is terrible)
  20. Amish do this. As far as scrapping a motor,...

    Amish do this.

    As far as scrapping a motor, burn the motor first.
    This get's rid of the varnish holding the wires in the slots.
    Chisel to push fiberglass slot out the end.
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    They might carry water behind them on/in a...

    They might carry water behind them on/in a flatcar/box car, simply put up in totes, with a portable gas powered pump.

    I work around some boilers, 250 psi, and make up water is DI.

    And boiler...
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    Might not blend in well to the OP's neighborhood.

    Might not blend in well to the OP's neighborhood.
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    Yes, your posting started me thinking down that...

    Yes, your posting started me thinking down that road.

    Taller, almost standing up.

    Probably have to step on foot pegs to get on to seat.
  24. My neighbor weld shop makes fire rings. plasma...

    My neighbor weld shop makes fire rings.

    plasma cuts side as one big 12-16" wide 1/4" plate about 10' long
    Has wildlife scenes.

    They roll them, about 3' dia., and then weld on a top, this part...
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    Lawn care people sell a "sulky" which is just as...

    Lawn care people sell a "sulky" which is just as you describe
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