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Forum: Free Parking 03-30-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,264
Posted By dtt454
Re: Unresolved Threads!!!

i will admit, ive done just that a time or two...
my thing is when you ask for someones opinions, and you have to read through 10 peoples comments that are useless and then another 5 comments...
Forum: Free Parking 02-23-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 492
Posted By dtt454
Re: Chrome plating options

i saw this a while back, although i havent used it myself, i think if i was doing something like you, id try it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A-1cTpSZ1l8
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-16-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 17,108
Posted By dtt454
Re: Post Pictures of any vehicles/tools/equipment or projects you worked on recently

35 series engines only have pistons the size of paint cans
Forum: Free Parking 02-16-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 543
Posted By dtt454
Re: What brand replacement part for water pump?

i started buying bosch im afraid of all the ones from china
Forum: General Tool Discussion 02-15-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 597
Posted By dtt454
Re: Fluke 115

i seem to think i remember reading that the fluke "lifetime warranty" was not defined as the lifetime of the user, but rather there expected lifetime of the instrument, which was 7 years. maybe...
Forum: Free Parking 02-15-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 983
Posted By dtt454
check this out, hoist attached to the side of a house

ill admit i never would have thought of something like this. it swings against the side of the house when not in use...

of course we are all wondering how its attached on the inside. its still...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 02-09-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,603
Posted By dtt454
Re: Company is supplying us the tools from now on | No more tool allowance

im kind of curious what your tool allowance used to be, i work at a dealer here in the midwest and we get .30 per billable hour. i dont have any trouble finding things to spend that on.

Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-02-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 9,388
Posted By dtt454
Re: Lowes vs. Home Depot?

here is my observations between lowes/hd

i was buying sheet flooring for a kitchen, at lowes, they have the flooring but i was looking for seaming glue..... i couldnt find it anywhere, so i ...
Forum: Heating and A/C 01-22-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 913
Posted By dtt454
Re: torpedo heater doesn't stay running

when my little 50000 btu one was doing exactly what you described... after making sure the air pressure was set correctly and putting a new "eye" on it. neither of those made any difference. ...
Forum: Free Parking 01-03-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,361
Posted By dtt454
Re: Man Arrested After Catching Himself on Fire with Stolen Gasoline

ill bet it was one of those new"spill proof" gas cans otherwise he would have had a free hand to hold his cigarette
Forum: Free Parking 12-31-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,321
Posted By dtt454
Re: What Tools Did Santa Bring You?

http://i48.photobucket.com/albums/f227/wildtyphoon/131231-190923_zpsb654498d.jpg (http://s48.photobucket.com/user/wildtyphoon/media/131231-190923_zpsb654498d.jpg.html)
Forum: Free Parking 12-28-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 588
Posted By dtt454
Re: OBD 2 to USB interface?

i got one a while back form a place called obddiagnostics, it doesnt look like they are around anymore but what you needed was the adaptor, they even had instructions on how to make your own, ...
Forum: Free Parking 12-28-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,351
Posted By dtt454
Forum: Free Parking 12-23-2013, 10:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,670
Posted By dtt454
Re: I got a subaru timing belt to do....

i think i would walk away too,

but i was just going to say, i dont buy the gates kits w/waterpumps anymore. upon looking at them it seemed that the waterpumps are no-name china pumps. ...
Forum: Free Parking 12-22-2013, 02:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,457
Posted By dtt454
Re: So a guy has a few old wrenches...

reminds me of a house i saw a while back. it was wintertime when i saw it.... i took a phone photo but didnt turn out very well..... good thing for google street...
Forum: Free Parking 12-19-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By dtt454
Re: medium duty trucks

at my last job we had a bunch of trucks that had the mfg gvw rating at 25,999 even though the ratings of the front and rear axles added together was more than that, they did not requre a cdl. i...
Forum: Free Parking 12-16-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,550
Posted By dtt454
Re: Expert Diagnosis Stories (You quickly solved it, while everyone else was stumped)

i got a a deal on a zero turn mower from a guy that said he couldnt get it to run. i saw they had put a new battery and new relay in it. i didnt say nothing and bought the thing and brang it...
Forum: Free Parking 12-15-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 983
Posted By dtt454
Re: How to find out legality of vehicle lighting ?

i dont konw if ky requires any sort of inspection, but where i live i found the highway patrol website helpful for finding some rules for lighting and such. here the highway patrol oversees the...
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 12-14-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,524
Posted By dtt454
Re: Steel hydraulic line?

i usually just replace them with hoses.

but i have had the local hyd hose vendor make them when needed.
Forum: Free Parking 12-14-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,362
Posted By dtt454
Re: Isuzu 3LD1 diesel help.

i would pull the air filter out and hold your hand over the hole while a friend cranks it, and see if its sucking air in before you go pulling fuel pumps off.

it makes me want to think not...
Forum: Free Parking 12-08-2013, 12:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 575
Posted By dtt454
Re: Can you tell me about USA Standard Gear

last time i bought gears, like you i wanted the best i could get so i ordered a set of yukon gears, and they showed up in a box that said usa standard gear, so i called to say you sent the...
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 12-07-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,514
Posted By dtt454
Re: New brake lines no more steel

we just started using it at the mine where i do alot of work to replace steel brake lines on there pickups that will never leave there till they are scrap. our problem was finding it, carquest...
Forum: Free Parking 12-01-2013, 10:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,470
Posted By dtt454
Re: Freeze plugs

not knowing what taurus, but the ones i have seen, you cant even see the freeze plugs with all the crap around them. id say 900 is not unreasonable at all...... but as mentioned before, if...
Forum: Flooring 11-29-2013, 02:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,552
Posted By dtt454
Re: RaceDeck - The 8 Hour Sale Starts Now

wohoo got mine in free shipping too :beer:
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 11-18-2013, 09:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 674
Posted By dtt454
Re: are there benifits of higher frequency in arc welding?

well it sure isnt easier to strike an arc, im used to welding with miller trailblazer and bobcat welders, and this thing i think is way harder to get the hang of.

and it does look like it...
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