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    I help at the twp clean up day every year and...

    I help at the twp clean up day every year and every year I bring home good stuff saved from the dumpsters. new Lodge frying pan, Stanley Bostich framing nailer, antique chair and foot stool. I...
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    I wouldn’t touch a Millermatic 300 with a ten...

    I wouldn’t touch a Millermatic 300 with a ten foot pole, your snappy is a much better machine(May the Miller folks forgive me:D)
  3. Once you get to be proficient at TIG you’ll still...

    Once you get to be proficient at TIG you’ll still use the 135 for sheetmetal.
  4. The 185 should have no problem with 16 ga. I...

    The 185 should have no problem with 16 ga. I would definitely use .023.
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    Remove the lid, apply. http://www.ospho.com/

    Remove the lid, apply.
    http://www.ospho.com/
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    Ahhh, summer time.....you can tell by old men...

    Ahhh, summer time.....you can tell by old men arguing about mindless crap:)
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    You're expecting a tire knocker to know what a...

    You're expecting a tire knocker to know what a connecting rod bolt and nut are AND the specifics of tightening the same?:D:D:D:D
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    Because everyone knows there is only one way to...

    Because everyone knows there is only one way to skin a cat:)
  9. I tried all sorts of contraptions then bought...

    I tried all sorts of contraptions then bought this,
    https://www.tptools.com/USA-VAC-50-HEPA-Vacuum,8777.html?b=d*8035

    No issues.
    It looks like you have a similar type unit, could the filter need...
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    https://www.vpracingfuels.com/ Problem solved.

    https://www.vpracingfuels.com/
    Problem solved.
  11. S6 is generally used for MIG when there is...

    S6 is generally used for MIG when there is minimal prep(mill scale) or LIGHT rust. S3 is generally used when the finished product will be powder coated(no/less silica islands)
    I have seen S6 TIG...
  12. From what I am reading you need a flow...

    From what I am reading you need a flow gauge(regulator) and a gas hose.
    Your spatter could be related to polarity. Check the inside of the machine door and set per the chart.
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    Solution,...

    Solution,
    https://www.millerwelds.com/accessories/water-coolant-systems/water-coolant-systems-m16700#!/?product-options-title=coolmate-1-3-115-v-ce-300972
  14. Another reason I like my 1967 Cub Cadet. Cast...

    Another reason I like my 1967 Cub Cadet. Cast iron bearing housings with taper bearings.
  15. I would buy coolant. I used private label stuff...

    I would buy coolant. I used private label stuff but I would not even think of water soluble oil or bleach. Automotive anti freeze is not intended for the very small passages in a TIG torch and can...
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    Didja figger it out?

    Didja figger it out?
  17. I guess I missed the posts from Flylo about...

    I guess I missed the posts from Flylo about machining, what I normally saw were posts about equipment he had bought or sold.
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    I had DuPont corian installed. My dad had...

    I had DuPont corian installed.
    My dad had corian installed in 1985 and it looks as good today as it did then.
  19. Nick on Nick’s Garage has a bad habit of say...

    Nick on Nick’s Garage has a bad habit of say “here we go” and explaining that the part goes on a 1970 Challenger RT.....once is enough.
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    TIG it with silicon bronze. Not low fuming...

    TIG it with silicon bronze.
    Not low fuming bronze brazing rod.
    Better heat control and likely less heat input.
  21. Mr Pete Nicks Garage Abom BSF Recovery Team...

    Mr Pete
    Nicks Garage
    Abom
    BSF Recovery Team
    Squatch53
    Mustie1
    Welding Tips and Tricks
    Ron Pratt
    Out of the woods
    Rick Turns
  22. Unless you’re cutting corners the process is...

    Unless you’re cutting corners the process is vent, vacuum and fill.
  23. There was cylinder rent long before any of us...

    There was cylinder rent long before any of us were around:). There was a time rent was referred to as demurrage.
    Unless you supplier has a stick up their behind(as seems to happen) switching gases...
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    You have a great point! I like Steve Winwood...

    You have a great point!
    I like Steve Winwood also.
  25. For the vast majority of maintenance shops,...

    For the vast majority of maintenance shops, repair shop and home shops 75/25 argon/CO2 is totally adequate. It works well for short arc on everything from .023 and up. It is easily the most common...
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