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Forum: Basic questions and answers 04-03-2022, 08:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 596
Posted By Don Papenburg
One of the old blacksmiths I know used to make...

One of the old blacksmiths I know used to make rooster weather vanes . He would cut out two profiles ,weld them around the perimeter weld in a pipe fitting . then heat the fowl in the forge to a red...
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2022, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,008
Posted By Don Papenburg
Kent thanks , They are just about in my back...

Kent thanks , They are just about in my back yard. I have several nice coppers that I have never used ,time for a project.
On the tanks that you made for the old cars , Did you tip the end...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2022, 08:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,008
Posted By Don Papenburg
Is Sn63 an industry standard or a proprietary...

Is Sn63 an industry standard or a proprietary number? The Johnson Co. is it regional or national, I don't recall the name but then I am getting older. Don
Forum: General Discussion 03-31-2022, 08:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,008
Posted By Don Papenburg
John , I know about that , many times I wish...

John , I know about that , many times I wish someone would do things so I could get other things done.

crystallographic , What solder do you use for SS tanks ? Any special prep other than...
Forum: General Discussion 03-30-2022, 08:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,008
Posted By Don Papenburg
If you can weld SS you can make the tanks you...

If you can weld SS you can make the tanks you need . Form the box ,2- 90s or four 90s and weld the seams . make a baffle by cutting 45s on each corner weld it in place , with 20 ga. I would make it...
Forum: Automotive Projects 02-02-2022, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1,931
Views: 786,804
Posted By Don Papenburg
Thanks ,Jack. A lot of info dispensed in those...

Thanks ,Jack. A lot of info dispensed in those six short years.
Forum: Automotive Projects 02-02-2022, 08:27 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 15,177
Posted By Don Papenburg
Just a guess ,but is that the tool used to finish...

Just a guess ,but is that the tool used to finish the fold around the door curve?
Did you make that or happen upon it while taking rejects to the salvage yard?
Lots of good info just in the...
Forum: Announcements 12-25-2021, 07:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,719
Posted By Don Papenburg
sorry to hear that . I met him at Oblong...

sorry to hear that . I met him at Oblong 3years ago and this year we bought a sand bag from him along with other small items . He was a great guy even if you were just "looking"
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-16-2021, 09:34 PM
Replies: 245
Views: 56,485
Posted By Don Papenburg
I like your truck , alot , But what is the...

I like your truck , alot , But what is the blu/green machine between it and the sheetmetal brake ? looks like it might be a sheer ? I only get little glimpses of small sections of it . I think...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 12-13-2021, 08:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,499
Posted By Don Papenburg
I put a cut clay flue liner on mine . I did...

I put a cut clay flue liner on mine . I did however use copper for my water heater flue and the built in grill . minimum that I would use is 16oz.
Forum: Basic questions and answers 12-12-2021, 09:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,833
Posted By Don Papenburg
How can you have any "fun" if you don't have to...

How can you have any "fun" if you don't have to spend hours looking for the right tool ? You know the one you just had . And all of the tools you can find are the wrong size .
Forum: Comments and Suggestions 12-06-2021, 09:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,970
Posted By Don Papenburg
You need a small tag to inform people that it is...

You need a small tag to inform people that it is not junk but a memorial.
Forum: Beginner Projects 12-01-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,789
Posted By Don Papenburg
I would bet she would like a larger version of...

I would bet she would like a larger version of the pedal car .With a nice Offy and a Franklin quick change . You might want to start on that right away, so she will not suspect it will be hers.
Don
Forum: Automotive Projects 12-01-2021, 07:35 PM
Replies: 1,931
Views: 786,804
Posted By Don Papenburg
Congratulations, Jack Have you had a chance...

Congratulations, Jack
Have you had a chance to runaround the block yet ,or still more nit pic items yet?
Don
Forum: General Discussion 11-24-2021, 11:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,335
Posted By Don Papenburg
thanks everyone , I was hoping to find it...

thanks everyone ,
I was hoping to find it closer , but they might have straight tin ingots that I would like also . If I have to pay the freight ,might as well make it worthwhile.
Any one have...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,335
Posted By Don Papenburg
Kirksite ?

I think that is what I want . it melts at approx. 400* F plus or minus a few.
Where can one purchase the stuff?
Forum: Automotive Projects 11-17-2021, 05:52 PM
Replies: 390
Views: 136,947
Posted By Don Papenburg
That looks good enough that with just a couple...

That looks good enough that with just a couple more panels the hood could be left off .
Forum: Basic questions and answers 10-29-2021, 10:01 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,387
Posted By Don Papenburg
I have a reprint of an old Fisher body manual...

I have a reprint of an old Fisher body manual some place around here . However I do not recall having seen anything about placing something between the wood and the steel . my 29 Chevy truck was just...
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-25-2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 840,176
Posted By Don Papenburg
Instead of welding it in ,consider rivets or some...

Instead of welding it in ,consider rivets or some removable fastener so it will be easier to fix the roof panel when some one cuts a tree branch as you are passing by . Hope it does not happen . It...
Forum: Automotive Projects 10-12-2021, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,296
Posted By Don Papenburg
Steve , If you would like I have two five foot...

Steve , If you would like I have two five foot angles bent up that will work .
I bent them after I read your post ,just to be able to use my newly purchased metal slitter. Drop a line for more info....
Forum: Shop Safety 09-02-2021, 09:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 7,770
Posted By Don Papenburg
If all of the above do not cure the zaps pull the...

If all of the above do not cure the zaps pull the face off the electric panel . A loose wire on one or all of the hots and or ground will make you light up.
Forum: Automotive Projects 05-28-2021, 03:19 PM
Replies: 1,955
Views: 840,176
Posted By Don Papenburg
I like Pugsy's idea only ,maybe with a concave...

I like Pugsy's idea only ,maybe with a concave shape.
Forum: Automotive Projects 04-05-2021, 09:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 45,060
Posted By Don Papenburg
Met him at Oblong, along with Brycen . Top...

Met him at Oblong, along with Brycen . Top notch the both of them. Ron helped my wife make a small plater from aluminum. Brycen spent more time than he should have telling the story of his car...
Forum: Welding Sheet Metal 12-16-2020, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,311
Posted By Don Papenburg
Just looked at several vidios , there is a lot...

Just looked at several vidios , there is a lot of info missing like what shielding gas are they using ,what about how far did it penetrate . It looks like it would be great . do I need 3ph , or...
Forum: Basic questions and answers 11-27-2020, 09:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,321
Posted By Don Papenburg
I used some of the lube from Cleveland . Make...

I used some of the lube from Cleveland . Make sure that you wipe it off when done using the dies and punches . It rusted my dies like they sat in brake fluid.
I use high-pressure lube grease now ....
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