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    ting They are great targets for sighting in...

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    They are great targets for sighting in guns. Come to think of it, so are gas tanks and tires. Using lead bullets prevents the chance of an explosion. Now that I think of it, a gun is my...
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    Welcome to the forum. We are all small time here...

    Welcome to the forum. We are all small time here as we scrap our way to millions. Good luck to you.
  3. I would start by rechecking your ground. If...

    I would start by rechecking your ground. If there is paint, rust, etc. this could be the malfunction. Sometimes you can strike the ground clamp and ensure you have a good connection. This is an...
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    Thanks Hobo. Walmart has been busy in the PR...

    Thanks Hobo. Walmart has been busy in the PR department, recycling car seats and banning guns in the same week. What will they think of next? Maybe they will close all their stores in Texas.
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    You might want to start your own introduction...

    You might want to start your own introduction thread. This person was only on here one day and few will see that you joined.
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    This thead is a question - Another popular method for cutting sheet aluminum...

    Another popular method for cutting sheet aluminum is to use coat hangers attached to the positive lead of a stick welder and cranking it up. This is cheaper than using welding rod in the same...
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    All of my scrap profits use to go into expanding...

    All of my scrap profits use to go into expanding the business. A new business plan is in place to simplify my operation. I am still stockpiling, but selling my tractor trailer, ton and a half...
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    I have torn down many vehicles and farm...

    I have torn down many vehicles and farm machinery. When you compare the direct relationship between time and money, no. A perspective of how things work, yes it is a money maker. Because of the...
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    This thead is a question - My experience with a torch and aluminum has not...

    My experience with a torch and aluminum has not been positive in the past. Could you explain the process you use including the settings. Maybe a video would be valuable.
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    This thead is a question - To answer one question invites other questions as...

    To answer one question invites other questions as far as doing it yourself. If you enjoy this type of work, can make a little cash, and learn something, in my mind yes. I would not use a torch on...
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    I use a combination claw and rake. It does a...

    I use a combination claw and rake. It does a great job cleaning out shelter belts for hunters and wildlife and works well for appliances. It is also used to load heavy steel, but it is not made for...
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    I wonder how Old Dude is doing?

    I wonder how Old Dude is doing?
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    Within a year of admitting the flaw with their...

    Within a year of admitting the flaw with their ghost cities, the machine in China took a U-turn. I am sure the big scrap dealers planned for the downturn, it was those that do not comprehend the...
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    Maybe wait for my siblings, nieces, sons, and...

    Maybe wait for my siblings, nieces, sons, and nephews get together for Christmas. We rent a large cabin that will sleep all. Setting the alarm clocks throughout the entire facility to ring at...
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    Glad you joined us here at SMF and thank you for...

    Glad you joined us here at SMF and thank you for your service. Please introduce yourself as well at: https://www.scrapmetalforum.com/off-topic-discussions/10302-service-members-roll-call.html.
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    It is easy to cut the radiator line and drain it...

    It is easy to cut the radiator line and drain it into a bucket. Using a funnel and gas can makes it more efficient. Taking the motor out does not seem time or labor efficient unless the engine runs...
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    Welcome back. Now we have four friends on the...

    Welcome back. Now we have four friends on the same thread.
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    Looks more like a hot plate. Regardless, it...

    Looks more like a hot plate. Regardless, it should draw SirScrap from the gutter.
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    The center part of this picture is a heating vent...

    The center part of this picture is a heating vent that stuck out into a hallway. The linen closets are made from cedar and the mirror was a scrapping find. the bottom of the right cabinet is not...
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    I also use barn wood for remodeling the house. I...

    I also use barn wood for remodeling the house. I tear down old sheds and barns and instead of selling it, use it for my own projects. This barn door was built using the hangers from an old grain...
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    This is the wall next to the shower. ...

    This is the wall next to the shower.

    http://i.imgur.com/c7uQWPG.jpg

    The towel rack is made of horseshoes and rebar.

    The sink area is redone with cedar, the racks on the walls are old coke...
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    Forgot about this thread until I found pictures...

    Forgot about this thread until I found pictures of Christmas gifts last year. The woodwork here is cedar taken from the old watertank project.
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    I like the side rails on your truck. Nice set up.

    I like the side rails on your truck. Nice set up.
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    Score, motherload, or otherwise awesome thread. - Good job and congrats. This is an addictive...

    Good job and congrats. This is an addictive hobby and it seems you just drank the kool aid. Don't worry, we can always start an AA for scrappers if you become addicted.
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    Welcome to the university of hard knocks for...

    Welcome to the university of hard knocks for those that fail to read the old threads. I do not know of any member of this forum that did not learn the hard way before joining the forum. You are in...
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