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Old 02-26-2010, 03:16 PM   #81
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Table I built for MIG welding. Raises and lowers from 35-45 inches. Top is 24 x 28 inches. I put gun holders on all four sides.
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Old 03-13-2010, 10:46 PM   #82
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Bought this at a barn sale for $15.00, it was a 2 wheel stove pipe crimper. I modified it into a 3 wheel fender strut roller:


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Old 03-14-2010, 08:44 AM   #83
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Never new there was a such thing as a "stove pipe crimper", ha! I assume the top roller had a ridge before?
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Old 03-14-2010, 08:52 AM   #84
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Built this 16" disc sander about 20 years ago- one of the handiest tools in my shop!
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Old 03-14-2010, 09:39 AM   #85
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= just nifty

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Made an inner cam bearing puller w/ some 1/2" bar stock.







Used some tie wire to hold the one end all together.



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Here's a Helve hammer we built, powered by air motor.


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Old 03-14-2010, 06:47 PM   #87
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A "shrinker/strecher" stand we made..................
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Old 03-14-2010, 06:50 PM   #88
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Here's a plasma cutter holder we made.....................

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Old 03-14-2010, 07:14 PM   #89
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Never new there was a such thing as a "stove pipe crimper", ha! I assume the top roller had a ridge before?
I had never heard of one either. I used it once and kept the parts to convert back in case I find out it is worth something. Both rollers had ridges.
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Old 03-15-2010, 06:09 PM   #90
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Old power washer motor and stand. Axle from 4 wheeler. Bit of a headache if you run it inside with the door closed.
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Old power washer motor and stand. Axle from 4 wheeler. Bit of a headache if you run it inside with the door closed.
That may be the coolest thing ever!
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Old 03-15-2010, 10:26 PM   #92
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^^ you must hold on for dear life while using that buffer... Short work of 120 grit of what hehe.
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Old 03-18-2010, 07:25 AM   #93
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ghetto bike lift. $40 in 4X4's and a free bike lift. works like a charm.

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Old 03-18-2010, 08:44 AM   #94
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these are very interesting Ill use some of these one day Im sure or ones something like them when I get to a place I can build some things at. In transet now.....
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Old 03-18-2010, 11:22 PM   #95
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because this thread should never die
here's a link to some cool tools for harleys

flywheel pusher, chainwhip, clutch hub holder, sprocket shaft bearing puller

http://www.ironheadcycle.com/pages/tools1.htm
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Let's see some more.
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Old 06-23-2010, 04:40 PM   #97
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My frame jig/fixture...




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Old 06-23-2010, 05:31 PM   #98
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Here's a plasma cutter holder we made.....................

That's seriously cool. I need to steal your plans for that one.
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My frame jig/fixture...
Nice, I'm glad I brought this back up...
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Old 11-05-2010, 07:02 PM   #100
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this is pics of small english wheels i made earlier to do small patch panels and bike fenders or whatever







just for fun i made a door skin for my -27 roadster hot rod using the wheel and a beadroller

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