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  1. shopguy liked Check Break's post in the thread Track Roller removal.

    If your roller bolts are CAT and were installed with antiseize, they should come out without breaking. Jack her up as high as you can...

    Jul 2, 2022 at 7:21 AM
  2. shopguy liked Dave Neubert's post in the thread Track Roller removal.

    I have used a cutting torch with a small tip and burn them out

    Jul 1, 2022 at 8:03 PM
  3. shopguy liked Mcrafty1's post in the thread Track Roller removal.

    I very much appreciate the ideas coming at me guys, it never hurts to have a plan B..and C and on and on when working on these old...

    Jul 1, 2022 at 6:23 AM
  4. shopguy replied to the thread Track Roller removal.

    You can cut the head off and drop the roller out of the way then weld a nut back on for wrenching,helps about heating the frame around...

    Jul 1, 2022 at 5:44 AM
  5. shopguy liked DMiller's post in the thread Track Roller removal.

    No special tricks , just get with it.. Most times getting the machine high enough and using a rattle gun helps.

    Jul 1, 2022 at 5:21 AM
  6. shopguy liked Tones's post in the thread Going to look at Hitachi EX120-3 excavator.

    Learn to operate it with the current pattern. It's surprising how many different types of machines run that pattern including skidsteer...

    Jun 30, 2022 at 9:10 AM
  7. shopguy liked Tags's post in the thread Going to look at Hitachi EX120-3 excavator.

    You just need to switch around the pilot lines, so it wouldn’t affect any circuit relieves or anything like that, it’s just a matter of...

    Jun 30, 2022 at 9:10 AM
  8. shopguy liked skyking1's post in the thread Going to look at Hitachi EX120-3 excavator.

    maybe it is time for YOU to switch :D

    Jun 30, 2022 at 9:08 AM
  9. shopguy liked Vetech63's post in the thread Tight hydraulic fittings.

    Define snipe for me.....................cause all I can come up with is when I had a couple of my grandkids trying to sack one with some...

    Jun 28, 2022 at 7:19 PM