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Forum: General Discussion 03-09-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 6,518
Posted By johnptc
my pullmax manual recommends Standard Hydraulic...

my pullmax manual recommends
Standard Hydraulic Oil


ISO Grade 60, SAE Grade 20,



cheap most places...... iso 68 is also ok (mcmaster)
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,398
Posted By johnptc
keep those jobs rolling.........

keep those jobs rolling.........
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 03-02-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,009
Posted By johnptc
1100 and 3003

1100 and 3003
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,797
Posted By johnptc
fiberglass tape should be fine for the woven part...

fiberglass tape should be fine for the woven part
and http://www.mcmaster.com/#aluminum-foil-tape/=qu3nic for tape
Forum: Business Classifieds 02-11-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 46,369
Posted By johnptc
ordered one :) good luck

ordered one :) good luck
Forum: Individual Classifieds 02-04-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,120
Posted By johnptc
really nice !!

really nice !!
Forum: Introductions 02-04-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,811
Posted By johnptc
welcome and could be 892 :)

welcome and could be 892 :)
Forum: Introductions 01-21-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,580
Posted By johnptc
depending on your resources and level of interest...

depending on your resources and level of interest I would recommend building one with a "C" shaped frame from heavy plate. Either from Tom Lipton plans ( medium size) or a larger size from kent...
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 01-18-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,514
Posted By johnptc
tacking with tig is great :)

tacking with tig is great :)
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 01-11-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,082
Posted By johnptc
I sure would be grateful.....hopefully kent could...

I sure would be grateful.....hopefully kent could use some small diameter (1/16) mg tig rod :) ERAZ61A X 1/16" X 1# Tube Blue Demon magnesium ...
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 01-11-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,379
Posted By johnptc
could somebody close this thread.it was mis...

could somebody close this thread.it was mis titled :(
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 01-11-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,082
Posted By johnptc
Question flux for gas welding magnesium

looking for flux to gas weld magnesium.

superior and harris no longer sell welding flux for mg, kent white doesnt either.

ANY IDEAS ??
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 01-11-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,379
Posted By johnptc
Mark..... They carry a brazing flux but no...

Mark.....

They carry a brazing flux but no longer the welding flux :(
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 01-10-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,379
Posted By johnptc
Question gas welding alum flux ?

does anyone know of a source for flux for gas welding magnesium ??
Forum: General Discussion 01-01-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,220
Posted By johnptc
very happy with mine.....i use it for forming as...

very happy with mine.....i use it for forming as well.
Forum: General Discussion 01-01-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,233
Posted By johnptc
must see not all metal shaping but great

http://www.viralnova.com/awesome-life-hacks/


i am not sure where to post this but i believe it is worth everyone viewing in general :)

john
Forum: Comments and Suggestions 12-30-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 45,633
Posted By johnptc
great i was putting them in an album first :(

great i was putting them in an album first :(
Forum: Posting Pictures 12-30-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 58,549
Posted By johnptc
great i was putting them in an album first :(

great i was putting them in an album first :(
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-26-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
kent and jere........... lots of homework... ...

kent and jere........... lots of homework... Thanks
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-22-2013, 10:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
Sollis...... many thanks....invaluable advice :)

Sollis...... many thanks....invaluable advice :)
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-22-2013, 05:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
ok thanks for all your help..........i got...

ok thanks for all your help..........i got it.........now to own it ( lot of practice) ):)

here are the pics........after a quick ewheel the front and back look very...
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-21-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
great i always appreciate sound advice !!!! I am...

great i always appreciate sound advice !!!! I am sure it will work out but much faster with advice received here. I am in the process of gets a oxyhydrogen setup together. Thanks for the input.
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-21-2013, 10:42 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
Sollis many thanks for the thoughts and the...

Sollis

many thanks for the thoughts and the youtube, do you recommend going thinner than 1/16 filler rod ?? maybe mig wire ??
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-21-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
ok many thanks..........i will try in the AM. ...

ok many thanks..........i will try in the AM. your replies are always a help :)
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-20-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,331
Posted By johnptc
Question penetration control o/a alum welding

i am now welding ( butt joints on panels) .063 3003 which is thicker than i had been working with.
my o/a welds look good but do not penetrate the weld fully. I am using a meeco with a #2 or #3 tip...
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