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  1. These DeVilbis 5 HP compressors from Sears and...

    These DeVilbis 5 HP compressors from Sears and Lowes were a big bang for the buck regarding air. The tanks were crap.

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    Congratulations! Grizzly is having some tempting...

    Congratulations! Grizzly is having some tempting sales and the Springfield store is in our state.
    Great looking machine.

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    I am looking forward to spending a little more on...

    I am looking forward to spending a little more on my next Lathe.
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  4. A rusty tank will eventually kill a common farm...

    A rusty tank will eventually kill a common farm and home type horizontal air compressor. I am on my third compressor tank in 40 years. Pro compressors tanks are made with much thicker steel. I hope...
  5. The Smithsonian Institute has buggy and wagon...

    The Smithsonian Institute has buggy and wagon plans. This one was built with wood from the farm, sawed on the Woodmizer. I am thinking about converting the Woodmizer to electric to use up some of our...
  6. The bootleg rickshaw is a much more realistic...

    The bootleg rickshaw is a much more realistic approach to an electric vehicle than trying to create an electric vehicle in the image of a traditional American car. I am going to start with something...
  7. The OP contains the words "chain lube" and the...

    The OP contains the words "chain lube" and the bike related contributions are helpful, especially the data. I never go fast but do like a chain lube that will last all day. It is also nice if it does...
  8. One of our inspectors would get out a 4 inch hard...

    One of our inspectors would get out a 4 inch hard rubber ball he called his imitation baby head and check baluster spacings. He even made sure the triangle where the stair rail passed the stair...
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    Really Nice! I have helped family and friends...

    Really Nice! I have helped family and friends with their tying benches. I do not have one of my own yet. Thanks for the reminder that it is something that deserves attention.
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    In the absence of manual labor the gym has become...

    In the absence of manual labor the gym has become common. I know quite a few laborers, none of us have seen the inside of a gym since school days. A strong human can produce a few hundred watts of...
  11. "If you are a one hundredth of an inch off it's...

    "If you are a one hundredth of an inch off it's not going to show" Putting that quote in my kit.
  12. The swappable batteries have not been invented...

    The swappable batteries have not been invented yet. Hopefully we will just swap the electrolyte, or the other components will be liquid or gel too.
    When I was learning to drive I believed we were...
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    I do not have a favorite wood but Genuine...

    I do not have a favorite wood but Genuine Mahogany is way up towards the top of the list. Quality has certainly gone down. If you come accoss some gnarly crotch wood or tension wood it can be...
  14. The technology has a long way to go. Removable...

    The technology has a long way to go. Removable batteries could make things easier for fire fighters and charging could be done away from the vehicles. The heat from charging could be captured and...
  15. Wont we have robots swap our batteries at the...

    Wont we have robots swap our batteries at the filling stations of the future?

    I sure can't find much on the web that makes me want to like Musk or Tesla. Does anyone have a Nissan Leaf?

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  16. Easylift has been helpful for me when I need gas...

    Easylift has been helpful for me when I need gas springs. Your part may be more complicated.
  17. The closest thing we ever had to a new car was a...

    The closest thing we ever had to a new car was a Ford Escort wagon. It burned almost to the ground because of an electrical problem. The gasoline never ignited even though the car looked like a...
  18. A picture says a thousand words. I can see your...

    A picture says a thousand words. I can see your concern for getting it just right. I hope you post your progress and the finished piece.
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    I salvaged a 30 amp 240 volt relay off of an air...

    I salvaged a 30 amp 240 volt relay off of an air conditioner condensing unit for my dust collector. It is controlled by 24 volts. The 24 volt circuit turns on and off with a pull chain switch. I have...
  20. I wonder if Red Devil Zip Away removable sealant...

    I wonder if Red Devil Zip Away removable sealant would work. The consistency is probably too thick. It is a strange and stinky product. I have a perennial client who has me caulk some drafty windows...
  21. I am not sure if you model has indicator lights...

    I am not sure if you model has indicator lights on the photo eye and laser. Modern ones show a green light when they are aligned. They are the first thing I check. 2nd I pull the disconnect cord and...
  22. It is much stronger Than I expected. These dowels...

    It is much stronger Than I expected. These dowels are around 7/16. They are soft wood, foam brush handles.

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  23. We avoided the Black Water of the Big Muddy but...

    We avoided the Black Water of the Big Muddy but did make it to an abandoned strip mine for a dip. It is one of the only swimming holes that remains safe for swimming in our county. Giving the Doobie...
  24. Fish are jumping and the cotton is somewhere down...

    Fish are jumping and the cotton is somewhere down south.
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    Old Down East Deck Finnish might be OK. It is a...

    Old Down East Deck Finnish might be OK. It is a mixture of Linseed Oil, Pine Tar, Gum Turps and Japan Drier. It might even be non toxic in tiny quantities. It is promoted by Jamestown Distributors...
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