The Jalopy Journal
.125 Dia aluminum rod - .090 mild steel works too.
Learning by doing,
Learning by just trying,
All good - regardless of the results.
Way to go bro.
Real Drag Racing is heads up or handicaped - it is based on the continued performance improvements of the driver, drivetrain, crew & car - the guy...
For cut off wheels -
Matabo 6.0 x .040 for long straight cuts.
Matabo 4.5 x .040 for everything else.
( Make up a 1/4 arbor that fits...
Bosch Hand Shears rock.
Kent shears work nice too.
I ruff out shapes with a nibbler - never finish cut.
Weld Mold T 200 - .063 Dia or .090 Dia.
Setting TDC with a degree wheel & piston stop.
Removing broken studs by welding a nut to stud - through the hole in the nut.
Using ( round...
Jim Hume is a Hero for sure...!
I will never forget him taking an hour or so of his time to try and help a Young Punk named Rich Pauza with...
When daily drive passenger cars & trucks started being built with 800 pounds of electrical wire & hardware in them.
Maybe when you could not...
Very, Very sad.
My best Snake story was from Indy - We were on our way back to the Motel and stopped for gas - The Snake pulls up right next...
AUESOME design & shapes...!
& A TON of work.
Way to go dude....!!!
Maybe IR was a quality name in days gone buy - But in 2010, I would not consider them as high end Industrial Equipment.
Quincy makes machines...
Thin Wall Tube - chop saw all the way.
Just about everything else - band saw with Bi Metal blade's.
Also - a Matabo hand grinder with a .040 x...
Pro Glass Bob is the guy...!
(The Buttera narrow rail has a shoulder hoop width of 19")
Do you measure Inside the hoop...?
I think they average about 21.5 on the C/L With...
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