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  • Chris_Hamilton
    Just wanted to update. Its been a full 6 months. With Temps from 100 to 10...humidity. direct sun and the mailbox looks exactly the...
  • '68 Coronet R/T
    '68 Coronet R/T replied to the thread 1969 Chevy C10.
    3M Dry Guide Coat applied: Block sanded: 3 coats of SPI regular build primer: Same steps for inside of door: I may paint the...
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  • JimKueneman
    JimKueneman replied to the thread Engine bay metal prep.
    I am sure you talked to Barry (owner)... did you mention just the heat and not sitting in the sun under UV? If not then call or text...
  • MP&C
    MP&C reacted to anotheridiot's post in the thread Need help on welding sheet-metal... with Like Like.
    my son prefers tig now, to the point of too much. My eyes, each process has its place. You do not have to tig weld the jig we are making...
  • anotheridiot
    anotheridiot replied to the thread Hand sandblaster......
    thats what I consider a spot blaster. They have a gun with a hose you put in a bag or bucket, I consider that a full car suction...
  • anotheridiot
    my son prefers tig now, to the point of too much. My eyes, each process has its place. You do not have to tig weld the jig we are making...
  • W
    Whitesnake replied to the thread Hand sandblaster......
    The style with the hopper on top?
  • MP&C
    MP&C replied to the thread Need help on welding sheet-metal....
    To be fair, we are all novices. I try to learn something new with each new job.. If you're not learning, you're sitting still. (why...
  • MP&C
    MP&C reacted to anotheridiot's post in the thread Need help on welding sheet-metal... with Like Like.
    when there are enough welds, it stops pulling together to the point of massive warpage. I am not saying this is the right way to do it...
  • anotheridiot
    when there are enough welds, it stops pulling together to the point of massive warpage. I am not saying this is the right way to do it...
  • Raymond_B
    Raymond_B reacted to AAE's post in the thread One year with Like Like.
    He was gruff but loved his family,even the ones that drove him nuts. Put a fishing rod in his hands with his grand kids and he was a...
  • MP&C
    MP&C replied to the thread Need help on welding sheet-metal....
    If a gap is there, and another is cut/opened up as the last one closes, there is nothing to keep the panels from continually pulling...
  • anotheridiot
    This is why, as beginners, I previously wrote to reopen the gaps when you are tacking. If you start with the 4 corners and two in the...
  • anotheridiot
    anotheridiot replied to the thread Hand sandblaster......
    amazon has them for 20-25, pretty much all the same manufacturer I believe. Having the little valve on the front is nice so all the...
  • MP&C
    MP&C replied to the thread Need help on welding sheet-metal....
    I responded to this question previously, but only responded with a "fix it like this". I was remiss, as someone will always retain a...
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