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    Stay on the "Board" and post when you have...

    Stay on the "Board" and post when you have problems and read about others having similar problems. The suggestions here are great and can get you going very quickly. Take a look at the Projects also....
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    A lot better than my first time welding aluminum....

    A lot better than my first time welding aluminum. Nice job .... Keep practicing.
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    Gas Tanks and Overflow Tanks

    I've got two old Bronco's that have the original Radiator overflow tanks made of plastic. Both are in need of replacement. During my Internet searching I ran across a couple Sites that might prove to...
  4. Aluminum Over Fender Gun Box, Dog Box and Tool Box

    Sorry, struggled with the Posting Pic routine. Built an Over the Fender Gun Box. It holds 4 guns and a case of shotgun shells. We painted it Black. The Tool Box on the Front of the Trailer wasn't...
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    Mike, My wife will download the pictures of...

    Mike,

    My wife will download the pictures of the Projects. Sorry, i just couldn't figure out how to do it. I work in Houston and hunt in both Texas and Tensas Parish Louisiana. I've been overseas...
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    I just finished another project with my 200 DX....

    I just finished another project with my 200 DX. It's an aluminum dog box for the bed of a Polaris. It's 48" wide, 24" deep by 24" tall. That's 32 feet of weld on 1/8" plate and not one problem with...
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    I've owned a 200 DX for over 6 months. It's not...

    I've owned a 200 DX for over 6 months. It's not had a single problem and welds aluminum like a dream. Every function works and the settings have full range without any deadband (turn the dial...
  8. Thread: Fun with copper

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    The 200DX welded copper romex onto carbon steel...

    The 200DX welded copper romex onto carbon steel nicely. I was thinking of welding an outdoor table that could show off the contrast in color but after welding I could not get that deep color to...
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    Great idea's. Thanks!

    Great idea's. Thanks!
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    Clean-Up after Jig Saw cuts

    I use a Jig Saw to make most, if not all of my cuts. I notice a little contamination at times, especially when starting and or tacking. The cuts are straight but too rough to wipe down.
    Do you guys...
  11. How do I post a picture?

    How do I post a picture?
  12. Ironman, I recently purchased a 200DX. It has...

    Ironman,

    I recently purchased a 200DX. It has a WP26 Tig Torch which some consider bulky...but it's not cheap. To minimise this bulky affect, spend some time getting in a stable and comfortable...
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    Yes, I did use Jodys training tip. A couple of...

    Yes, I did use Jodys training tip. A couple of things he said in the video, that I failed to hear was 1) cool the piece with water occasionally and 2) when you start...give it a lot of power to start...
  14. Thread: Training Time

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    Thanks Mike! Handy spot for a power source. ...

    Thanks Mike! Handy spot for a power source.

    DVA....I'm a Petroleum Engineer working for an oil company in Houston. 30 years experience. I've Project Managed Offshore Structures and Facilities...
  15. Thread: Training Time

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    Mike, what is the power supply connection on the...

    Mike, what is the power supply connection on the back of the PT 200 DX? I don't recognise the connection.

    What a great machine. It's an Engineers dream. Fine tuning it has been a pleasure. No...
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    Thanks for the help guy's! Very informative....

    Thanks for the help guy's! Very informative. After I finish a few more hours on "edge" I will go back to filet.
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    Thanks Sportbike. I will tighten the arc with...

    Thanks Sportbike. I will tighten the arc with some added frequency and make sure it's clean and brushed.
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    Aluminum Practice

    I've recently bought a Power Tig 200 DX to use specifically for aluminum. It's amazing how it seems like aluminum learning is 2 steps forward to one back. I spent 3 weeks training myself each night...
  19. Thread: Training Time

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    Sorry, forgot to provide my info. I'm living in...

    Sorry, forgot to provide my info. I'm living in Houston where I set up the Everlast 200 DX. I'm an older guy at 54, an engineer and still trying to learn some new welding tricks.

    Great Website.
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  20. Thread: Training Time

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    Training Time

    Have welders at my farm, but since it's 6 hours away from where I work I bought another welder for the house. Purchased the Power Tig 200 DX so I could get some time training when I come home after...
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