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    Today, 05:39 PM
    Mr Fixit replied to a thread Where do I start? in General
    Hey Captain4W, I did as suggested above, and went to the local Community College. The exposure was great and it let me see and use the equipment...
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    Yesterday, 03:34 PM
    The closest thing I can think of is a center load beam clamp, but it's for hanging pipe in the horizontal not the vertical. What is the application?...
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    10-17-2018, 11:50 PM
    Mr Fixit replied to a thread What did you do today? in General
    Went out to the shop to do a 15min job for the wife. Got out there and I couldn't find the scribe to mark the sheet metal I was working on. So I...
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    10-17-2018, 07:36 PM
    LOL, The out of the box suggestions are awesome! I'm one to do this too. I'm good for the winter, but I may try and see about a better fix for the...
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    10-16-2018, 10:30 AM
    30 years ago we went to the mall and parked in the big sears lot if we could find a space wife shopped clothes ,I shopped tools ,it was always ur...
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    10-15-2018, 07:50 PM
    Hi Garylucas, Actually the HF castors do have the bearings on both the top and the bottom of the wheel frames. The problem I find is the metal...
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    10-15-2018, 07:43 PM
    Mr Fixit replied to a thread BandSaw Question in General
    Hi Group, I have a 14"Grizzly converted to a metal saw, I did it with the DC treadmill motor and it works fine. I suggest you consider the metal...
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    10-14-2018, 11:52 PM
    Hi Guys, Well my fix did the trick to get the car back into it's winter storage place. As to the doing their job as they should, most of the time...
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    10-14-2018, 05:16 PM
    HI Guys, Thanks for the advice. They are the steel wheel black kind and I have just taken them out from under the car, and I found as Plastikosmd...
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    10-14-2018, 12:58 PM
    Hi Group, I have a set of the HF car dollies that I'm using for a car in the shop that weighs around 1800lbs. My problem is the casters are giving...
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    09-30-2018, 01:19 PM
    You will be happier with lead acid for recreational use. The LI-ion type as said need a battery management system that keeps the charge to each...
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    09-26-2018, 10:43 AM
    Hey Guys, I appreciate the input. The BP Clone that I already have will be sold for the price it will bring in my part of the country, and it...
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    09-25-2018, 10:10 PM
    Mr Fixit replied to a thread Mill accessories advice in General
    Hey Group, I really appreciate the input on this decision. Boostinjdm, the story is I bought a estate of 2 machines and 1 was this BP clone and...
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    09-25-2018, 09:50 PM
    Wow Group, Terrific feedback, I really appreciate the comments and advice. Tundra, the walker turner is still a work in progress, but I have...
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    09-25-2018, 12:37 AM
    Thanks 754, I am keeping some of the tooling, and yes the ones I'm looking at are all R8 for tooling. TX Mr fixit for the family Chris :)
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    09-25-2018, 12:34 AM
    Hey Group, I've got this BP clone that Iím planning on selling and it came with a few attachments that Iím trying to decide if I sell them...
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    09-24-2018, 11:52 PM
    Hey Group, I am looking for advice on the best option for a table top milling machine. I have a BP clone I canít use, it does not fit in my work...
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    08-31-2018, 07:23 PM
    Rambulance is Flylo's new to him RV that is in this post....
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    08-24-2018, 08:23 PM
    Sounds like a good deal. I have had mine for about 6 months and its been a good box. If you know how to gas weld its about the same with better...
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    08-23-2018, 09:04 PM
    How we going to get people to post on the map when they won't even list the, Country, State or Major City that their close to. I'm OK with trying it....
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    08-23-2018, 05:01 PM
    gaston replied to a thread LED Tubes.... in General
    Hey this aint rocket science. we tend to make things a lot harder than they really are. LED shop lights are an exanple of that. 1 buy non...
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    08-18-2018, 11:31 AM
    gaston replied to a thread Shars vs CDCO? in General
    I consider anything I buy from CDCO as a "kit" and fix it
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    08-18-2018, 11:28 AM
    gaston replied to a thread Air Tool Oil in General
    when I started as helper in a body shop the old guy I worked with gave me a big can of marvel air tool oil..... that was around 1969 I retired as a...
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    08-03-2018, 10:51 AM
    Paul, The land to the right of the platform in pic 1 looks relatively well sloped to the shed, what about a walkway to the side of the building...
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    07-30-2018, 12:21 AM
    Mr Fixit replied to a thread OT - 30 years, same woman in General
    Married my High School sweet heart. Folks said it wouldn't make it. Well, 41 years this September, 3 grown kids to mature adults, and 4 wonderful...
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    07-25-2018, 11:55 PM
    Mr Fixit replied to a thread OT Non Scratch Acrylic in General
    I use to work in the semiconductor industry and we built fixtures for processes out of acrylic quite a few times and this is how we finished the...
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    07-24-2018, 07:35 PM
    He could be down under, things go backwards vs the North end of the world! :rolleyes: TX Mr fixit for the family Chris :)
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