Search:

Type: Posts; User: Nikola Tesla

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    28
    Views
    22,916

    Yeah, From my little experience I would say...

    Yeah,

    From my little experience I would say it depends on the type of cut. I had a friend of mine that he always used a hydraulic feed horizonal bandsaw. He loved that thing and was accurate as...
  2. Replies
    24
    Views
    27,370

    Hello, Thanks all for the great advice on...

    Hello,

    Thanks all for the great advice on this. I never really thought about the hardness or welding jigs to it. This is exactly why I asked it. Glad to get some good advice on this. As far as...
  3. One thing Ive noticed is that the discs at the...

    One thing Ive noticed is that the discs at the cheaper stores really dont cost much less. Ive actually found some of the brand name discs at a better price at other stores. Thanks for all the info...
  4. Replies
    33
    Views
    15,143

    Hello, Thanks for the post on the free stuff. ...

    Hello,

    Thanks for the post on the free stuff. So now I feel completley ignorant on this. I didnt recognize the two different styles of discs. Ive always used the 4-5 inch discs. Not sure about...
  5. Replies
    12
    Views
    14,472

    Hello Jason, I have seen a couple conversions....

    Hello Jason,

    I have seen a couple conversions. Ide be interested in seeing what you got. Ide love to learn all about converting a machine. I have a minimachine. It works for what I need. ...
  6. Replies
    3
    Views
    9,425

    Im no expert either. However, my best advice so...

    Im no expert either. However, my best advice so far is buy a big enough tank. Waist of money buying those smaller tanks for a tig welder. Oh yeah, dont be afraid to buy from the cheapo store if...
  7. Replies
    8
    Views
    11,900

    I dont recall there being a delay stwitch on it. ...

    I dont recall there being a delay stwitch on it. I thought the numbering on the side was adjustment for the darkness? Is there another adjustment on there that I dont know about? Its just the...
  8. Replies
    5
    Views
    12,050

    Hey, I just wanted to add to what I posted...

    Hey,

    I just wanted to add to what I posted earlier. Zinc is actually good for you to consume at extremily low levels. It however is very nasty stuff to breathe in as a vapor and particulate. ...
  9. Replies
    11
    Views
    29,631

    This is cool stuff to me. Ive long thought about...

    This is cool stuff to me. Ive long thought about a tig process that automatically feeds the wire. Ive seen that tig tip also. My realy thought about this was actually printing up parts. If you...
  10. Replies
    8
    Views
    6,581

    I did it! I welded nitinol wire!

    I was very proud of my endeavor here. I wasn't sure if I was gonna be able to figure out how to weld this stuff together. As its proprietary, I wont give the trade secret on it. I will however say...
  11. Replies
    2
    Views
    2,919

    Size of the cup?

    1468So anybody got some easy rules for following the size of the cup? Does it matter if I have an oversized cup on? I bought this half inch cup and so far I like it. I had intended to use it for...
  12. Thanks, Thats a great idea. I had actually...

    Thanks,

    Thats a great idea. I had actually used all sorts of things. Fender washers are nice and flast though. I had been keeping my eye out for some sheet metal shims. Ide be completley...
  13. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,758

    Anybody weld nitinol?

    I been tinkering around with nitinol wire. I havnt tried welding it yet. I want to see if I can weld wire together to make a loop. Anbody got some tips on this? Its little over half nickel and...
  14. Replies
    5
    Views
    12,050

    Hi, Yeah, I am not an expert. However, I do...

    Hi,

    Yeah, I am not an expert. However, I do know a descent enough about metals. Zinc is nasty stuff. It doesnt take much to turn it into a gas. Thats the biggest threat to the welder. The...
  15. Replies
    6
    Views
    16,624

    Hello, Thanks for the reply John. I had read...

    Hello,

    Thanks for the reply John. I had read that about the oxidization of titanium. Also heard that about shielding. I figured I was gonna actually build a vessel to weld it all in. Thought I...
  16. Replies
    24
    Views
    27,370

    Best material for a welding table?

    Ive been thinking about welding up a welding table for myself. I dont have a lot of room in my garage. So I thought I would go with something that I can make unique to my situation. I am surprised...
  17. Replies
    3
    Views
    2,307

    Filter on your 250?

    Hello,

    I put some high flow filter material over the back of my 250ex. My garage gets really dusty with all the machining and grinding amongst other things. This filter material has very few air...
  18. Replies
    1
    Views
    2,348

    Stainless filler?

    Hi,

    I been tinkering around with stainless for awhile. I been looking around for the best price and place to get filler material. I cant believe I came across this stainless wire at harbor...
  19. Not an expert yet. However, from what I have...

    Not an expert yet. However, from what I have read arc-zone is one of the better online to deal with. I have ordered from them more than once. I have had no problems. I didnt get a free bag of...
  20. Replies
    4
    Views
    3,119

    Hello, Ive been using weldcraft rare earth...

    Hello,

    Ive been using weldcraft rare earth tungsten. Ive mostly worked on stainless with it. They have been working fine for me. Problem is I am not an expert and not absolutley sure everything...
  21. Replies
    12
    Views
    6,061

    I didnt know they made larger surge protectors...

    I didnt know they made larger surge protectors for larger machines. You would think a larger machine would have it built into the power supply. I do know a lot about electrical applications. ...
  22. Replies
    11
    Views
    4,895

    I am abolutley ashamed of my cooling set up. A 5...

    I am abolutley ashamed of my cooling set up. A 5 gallon bucket and a small pump. It cools just fine. Now you got me paranoid about jamming up my torch. There is a small prefilter on the pond pump...
  23. Replies
    47
    Views
    151,792

    Hello, You know, they say for people who dont...

    Hello,

    You know, they say for people who dont weld often to get the smaller tanks. My advice is to go with the larger tank if you got the room. As long as its closed the gas isnt going anywhere....
  24. Replies
    6
    Views
    16,624

    Hello, Yes, this was very helpfull. I did...

    Hello,

    Yes, this was very helpfull. I did notice when I bought one of my tanks used it has some pure helium in it. I had it at the same amperage rating. It pretty much blew a hole trough the...
  25. Replies
    8
    Views
    11,900

    Anybody know if those harbor freight welding...

    Anybody know if those harbor freight welding helmets are any good for protecting your eyes? I am new to this, but I do notice the couple times I spent hours in the shop welding it really seams to...
Results 1 to 25 of 62
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3