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  1. Wooooooooooooooooooo hooooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!

    Wooooooooooooooooooo hooooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!!
  2. Drum roll, please...

    Drum roll, please...
  3. Starting Post Count: 126 Ending Post Count: 240...

    Starting Post Count: 126
    Ending Post Count: 240

    Project 1: http://www.everlastgenerators.com/forums/showthread.php/3951-Motorized-Bicycle-Winter-Project-1-from-Spike-Category-On-Road-Fabrication...
  4. Its not so much "grinding" down to the metal as...

    Its not so much "grinding" down to the metal as "cutting sideways" along its surface. I'm not interested in digging resin wheel pieces out of my arm... I should have been clearer in my post. If...
  5. Put the back triangles on the wheel this morning....

    Put the back triangles on the wheel this morning.
    9340
  6. Yep yep. Mine is green.

    Yep yep. Mine is green.
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    Definitely need some pictures to help out....

    Definitely need some pictures to help out. Diagnosing weld problems isn't possible without a picture. :) what you may think is an acceptable weld could be entirely off the mark.
    When your filler...
  8. Got the to bar cut and welded in today. The wheel...

    Got the to bar cut and welded in today. The wheel works a lot better now. I think i'm going to have to triangulate the bar on the back to get all the rigidity that i'm looking for... But its a great...
  9. Harbor Freight English Wheel Upgrade - Project2 by Spike Category: welded Shop tools

    Hey folks,
    I've been using a Harbor Freight english wheel many years ago. It's served me quite well, one of the best performing things i've gotten from HF to date.
    Now that i've finished building...
  10. I've been using tapatalk on my phone to view the...

    I've been using tapatalk on my phone to view the forum and post, the only time i've been using the desktop site is when i'm making a long project post with links to pictures and that sort of thing. ...
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    It *really* messes with TiG welding. Screws up...

    It *really* messes with TiG welding. Screws up the arc and the puddle flow.
  12. User Request: User Customizable Skins for the forum

    I love the forum, and the atmosphere is great, with all the people being positive and encouraging and no one on a high horse or tearing down newbie's.

    What i have a problem with, is the forum's...
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    You did not screw it up... that is the key part...

    You did not screw it up... that is the key part of that statement. =) Being able to shave time off of flat rate time is the reward for being a technician for a long time and becoming very good at...
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    Update... Got back into the rebuild on this guy...

    Update...
    Got back into the rebuild on this guy today after the long weekend and realized that the previous "tech" used rtv on the head gasket around the cam chain housing between the 2nd and 3rd...
  15. And I completely understand about people wanting...

    And I completely understand about people wanting 4 speed cases over all the new design stuff. The conversions are only for a select few people. Aside from how much it costs, most people like their...
  16. If you've got enough clearance between the gears...

    If you've got enough clearance between the gears and case, when I do that kind of plug fill, I will make a "cap" out of aluminum, bigger than the bolt hole you are trying to cover. Then weld it down...
  17. Yep. I bought it in 2007. It's been a workhorse...

    Yep. I bought it in 2007. It's been a workhorse in my shop since i got it. The 'V' in the old logo looks like a welding electrode making a spark, so it's a little hard to read. maybe soon i'll...
  18. winter time contest Q: does this count as a video for the contest?

    Hey everlast guys, does this video count towards the contest? The welder is prominently placed, and i did *use* the welder to build the power hammer? :D

    http://youtu.be/uA-Vc1pEclw

    probably...
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    Manual press brake. ;) Good job. It'll also be...

    Manual press brake. ;)
    Good job. It'll also be good for putting tucks into sheetmetal for tuck shrinking in the future, too.
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    Ooh yeah, I do custom car and hot rod work too,...

    Ooh yeah, I do custom car and hot rod work too, and I've seen that story over and over. A snakey mechanic messed up the engine in my dads wrx a couple of years ago. I ended up having to replace the...
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    because a stainless bolt into an aluminum pan...

    because a stainless bolt into an aluminum pan doesn't need 20 lbs/ft of torque on it... especially on a plug that comes in and out constantly. It wears the threads a little every time it's torqued. ...
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    I don't know. I didn't ask. The owner now is a...

    I don't know. I didn't ask. The owner now is a kid, and i think he's a new owner, so the last one may have had the dealership fix it... but with this dealership getting them to fix bad work is near...
  23. Hey Hooda, i've got a part kit you might love,...

    Hey Hooda, i've got a part kit you might love, then. and it *is* a bolt in affair. It's a 6-speed conversion for the shovels.

    Spike Customs 4-to 6-SPEED CONVERSION DRIVELINE KIT for SHOVELHEAD
    ...
  24. They can go either way. High quality...

    They can go either way. High quality transmissions will have blind tapped mounts, but cheaper ones will not.
    studs are supposed to be used in those holes, not a bolt, and normally one would loctite...
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    I like it. Are those valve spring seats for the...

    I like it.
    Are those valve spring seats for the eyes?
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