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  1. Thread: Plasma

    by IdahoScrapper
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    I don't know what part broke. One day it wouldn't...

    I don't know what part broke. One day it wouldn't strike. Sent it in under warranty. Took forever for them to get around to doing anything with it.They finally decided they couldn't repair it so they...
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    Doing the work yourself or have hired...

    Doing the work yourself or have hired hands/wandering eyes?
  3. Yes it does.

    Yes it does.
  4. I started out with Everlast, which I now refer to...

    I started out with Everlast, which I now refer to as Neverlast. After 2 machines failing me, I went with Hypertherm on Joe's recommendation. Haven't looked back since. I have and LOVE the PowerMax...
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    Dunno how I missed this post. I recently...

    Dunno how I missed this post.

    I recently discovered a faster way of removing windings on the smaller motors. Pinch the wire in a vise, hammer stator off with air hammer/chisel.
  6. Sticky: There's not much oil in them. It's not like an...

    There's not much oil in them. It's not like an engine.
  7. Sticky: No can do Mr Joseph, I'm busy!

    No can do Mr Joseph, I'm busy!
  8. Sticky: I might have to borrow that list. Didn't have any...

    I might have to borrow that list. Didn't have any aluminum on the last batch but had a few aluminum/copper. Don't remember what they were out of but it's the first time I've come across them.
  9. My head hurts, yet I am still intrigued by this....

    My head hurts, yet I am still intrigued by this.

    Take a piece of iron and wave it around everything that was in the load. Using your magnet is self defeating.
  10. I've never heard of magnetic nails and staples....

    I've never heard of magnetic nails and staples. Do they exist? Couldn't find any. Tried to search and found magnetic crap sold by Staples. What would the purpose be?
  11. This thread has a tip for you - I picked up another mortgage so I feel it's in my...

    I picked up another mortgage so I feel it's in my best interest, (pun may/may not be intended) to get it paid off asap. I haul stuff in as I have a load. I don't accumulate stuff fast enough to...
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    For me it has to be outside or in garage. I won't...

    For me it has to be outside or in garage. I won't go in homes due to liability. With that said I did help my uncle recently get a boiler out. I helped disassemble, then him, myself and another...
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    Can you post a pic of your setup? I am not quite...

    Can you post a pic of your setup? I am not quite understanding it. Thanks.


    My method is a large welding table, with a trucker strap looped under table/over the tank and cinched down. On the...
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    Checking fluids. Probably could've closed it...

    Checking fluids. Probably could've closed it before getting sidetracked for a photo. Eh, it's what I do. :)
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    I have a Take 3. Very first haul was a hay...

    I have a Take 3. Very first haul was a hay wagon/stacker on the tail end of a farm cleanup. I don't have a pic of it.
  16. Thread: Plasma

    by IdahoScrapper
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    Hypertherm is awesome. FreonJoe turned me on to...

    Hypertherm is awesome. FreonJoe turned me on to them after fighting with my Everlast, which really should be called Neverlast. Sure, the cost was 3 times, but the quality is there. No downtime and...
  17. I'm confused. You've been here since 2011.

    I'm confused. You've been here since 2011.
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    Not sure how that all works. I can't even find...

    Not sure how that all works. I can't even find him to start the process. I put a message into Tukwila police but they haven't responded. Since he blocked me again I got on twitter. He's posting about...
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    I can give that a try. Admin, delete if not...

    I can give that a try. Admin, delete if not allowed.

    If anyone is interested PM me. It's a 98 Chevy Astro. Fees are around $600 and climbing by $45/day. Had 219k when it left. Ran and drove great,...
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    Hindsight is 20/20

    Admin, if this is inappropriate, feel free to delete.



    So, "TheHoss" talked me into letting him take one of my vehicles on payments back in August. Okay, Iíve financed vehicles before. Had...
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    I would like those nails. I need to put my...

    I would like those nails. I need to put my unbender to work...

    https://i.ytimg.com/vi/ehZApGX7j_I/hqdefault.jpg
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    There's a reason people call the EPA "Employment...

    There's a reason people call the EPA "Employment Prevention Agency". Constantly in everyone's way that is trying to accomplish anything.
  23. 7 year old scrapper has made $21,000 so far...

    https://www.facebook.com/60SecDocs/videos/1728805787432245/
  24. Thread: Help

    by IdahoScrapper
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    This thead is a question - I'm confused. You're the "King of Scrapping"....

    I'm confused. You're the "King of Scrapping". Shouldn't you be teaching us?
  25. I torch the handle off with a plasma*, then set...

    I torch the handle off with a plasma*, then set it on its side on my welding table. I run a trucker strap over the tank and connect the hooks. Cinch it tight then get on the valve with a pipe wrench....
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