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Heavy equipment Welding repair

Discussion in 'Welding' started by Bls repair, Nov 18, 2017.

  1. Bls repair

    Bls repair Senior Member

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    Just wondering if possible to have a site for Welding repairs to heavy equipment .
    Thank you
     
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    funwithfuel Senior Member

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    That would be cool. Guys who take pride could show off a bit. It would also be a great place to post up recommended practices, what rod, what heat, what filler, all the fun stuff no one ever wants to share.
     
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    92U 3406 Senior Member

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    I'd be cool with that. I can burn rod and make it look somewhat decent. Would be nice to pick up some new tricks.
     
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  4. Bls repair

    Bls repair Senior Member

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    The more thumbs up the more likely it may happen;)
     
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  5. Willie B

    Willie B Senior Member

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    I'd clutter up the site with posts. Welding is an obsession for me.
     
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    I'm kinda liking the idea, or I just slip back over to the weldingweb. Not much of a pic poster myself, but I do quite a bit of heavy equipment welding, most of it is really boring stuff... Gouge... weld... gouge... weld... Repeat.
     
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    Bls repair Senior Member

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    May not be able to slip over to welding web.
     
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    RZucker Senior Member

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    I have noticed that's an issue right now. Been talking with a WW member and have him snooping around over here, he likes the place. No idea if he will register yet.
     
  10. Willie B

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    No answers. All is secret. I suggested they may have failed to pay a bill. They are indeed down, with no projections as to when they will return.
     
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    Bls repair Senior Member

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    That is what I was talking about
     
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    RZucker Senior Member

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    Hobbytime posted what he found out up above in "Shop talk". Appears most of Pentons servers went down for some strange reason yet undisclosed.
     
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    Bls repair Senior Member

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    At least they changed their posting to working on it.
     
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    RZucker Senior Member

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    Saw that this morning. Progress, just hope we don't have play the password game again. Last time I changed mine so many times I have no idea who I am now.
     
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    Bls repair Senior Member

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    Was just on tractorbuynet . Minnesota Dave has been touch with Peyton ,getting updates .

    Starting to get the shakes
     
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    Don't smoke so many Camels ......:p
     
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    Bls repair Senior Member

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    Shakes going away ,site is up
     
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    Bls repair Senior Member

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    Test
     
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    DMiller Senior Member

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    Welding web still No Bueno.
     
  20. Tinkerer

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    It would be neat to have a welding forum on HEF.
    Simply because there is a huge amount of experienced welders here that are heavy equipment orientated.
    Shop Floor Talk is alive and well.
    I have gotten a lot of help there through the years.
     
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