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Today 05:38 AM
matts37chev I haven't done much in the garage lately, but I have done a few other things disc golf related.
Plus we are getting to our busy season as summer gets here, so I am already starting to work longer hours.
Today 04:55 AM
123pugsy
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Originally Posted by Project89 View Post
worked on changing a tire today , took 5 hours just to remove the wheel , can ayone quess what it was on ?
anyways we had to resort to a sawzall and torch , ill post some pics when my phone charges a lil
Don't tell me it was a Dodge with left hand threads and you were turning them the wrong way.
Sure was hard figuring out how to get that wheel off when we were young and tipsy....I never should of hit that curb.
Today 04:31 AM
cozwurth Picked up my block and rotating assembly from the machine shop. They had to cut .0013 off of one side, and .0016 off of the other to get me where I wanted to be as far as deck height is concerned. He said that my block was actually in good shape dimensionally, the cuts were pretty even front to back on both sides. Now to get it back on the stand, clean it good, and start assembling.
Today 12:01 AM
Project89
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Originally Posted by 496CHEVY3100 View Post
That is a Very dangerous wheel to change the tire on ,I hate changing them
I wont change one any more I will take to tire store with a cage and pay a few bucks so I don't have to take the chance

no place around here with a cage , we grab the other loader or the backhoe and set the bucket down ontop of it when we fill them just incase

still dangerous but the bucket of the machine over it makes it a good bit safer
Yesterday 11:25 PM
MARTINSR I got out to the garage to do some cleaning to get back on the truck. Not a whole lot, but I'm getting the bug.

Brian
Yesterday 10:09 PM
496CHEVY3100 That is a Very dangerous wheel to change the tire on ,I hate changing them
I wont change one any more I will take to tire store with a cage and pay a few bucks so I don't have to take the chance
Yesterday 08:34 PM
Project89
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Originally Posted by Too Many Projects View Post
An old farm tractor that the rim hasn't been off of for 40 years.

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cat loader
tires prolly been on it over 10 years, u know ur in trouble when u cant even break the bead with a backhoe , and have to break out the sawzall and torch





Yesterday 08:23 PM
Too Many Projects
Quote:
Originally Posted by Project89 View Post
worked on changing a tire today , took 5 hours just to remove the wheel , can ayone quess what it was on ?
anyways we had to resort to a sawzall and torch , ill post some pics when my phone charges a lil
An old farm tractor that the rim hasn't been off of for 40 years.

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Originally Posted by Rodnit View Post
Now you need a stump grinder, Mitch...
That's next... I will cut it down as low as possible to save time with the grinder. I have another stump up by the house too, so I will try to get them both in the 4 hour rental.
Yesterday 08:01 PM
Rodnit
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Originally Posted by Too Many Projects View Post
I have a ~35 ft Boxelder tree I wanted removed for a couple years now. It was crowding the Maple I planted next to it, so today I cut that sucker down...
Now you need a stump grinder, Mitch...
Yesterday 07:46 PM
Project89 worked on changing a tire today , took 5 hours just to remove the wheel , can ayone quess what it was on ?
anyways we had to resort to a sawzall and torch , ill post some pics when my phone charges a lil
Yesterday 07:37 PM
Too Many Projects I have a ~35 ft Boxelder tree I wanted removed for a couple years now. It was crowding the Maple I planted next to it, so today I cut that sucker down...





I limbed it out and piled the brush on the trailer and hauled it to the compost site.





Came back, cut up the trunk and moved the pieces to the shop driveway as FREE wood, come and take it away...





Yesterday 06:38 PM
Too Many Projects
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Originally Posted by John long View Post
It truly was a wunnerful day today. Wunnerful, wunnerful.
I'm glad you enjoyed the shoe, Lawrence...
Yesterday 05:37 PM
MARTINSR
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Originally Posted by John long View Post
Wunnerful day today. Wunnerful, wunnerfull.

Jumped off the 454 I bought a few months ago. It has been sitting for several months. Not only did it fire right up but there wasn't so much as a lifter click when it started even a hint of smoke. I believe that is a dandy motor.

I also replaced the belt tensioner on my Silverado for the second time in 6 weeks.

Thirdly, I now have my weatherstrip channel about 80% finished.

Fourthly, I dug out and rinsed off 5 '53 hubcaps I am sending to our friend Brian.

It truly was a wunnerful day today. Wunnerful, wunnerful. ......... Ain't life just plain grand?

It's too wonderful for words! I thank you so much for the caps, will be out there getting some cleaning done (digging out the truck) so I can get back to it in the next coming days. It's hotter than a two dollar pistol here! (I could use one of my dad's metaphors but they are XXX rated. )

Ain't life grand, God yes! Last night I went out to the swankest restaurant in town for my wife and my 24th wedding anniversary. Been there once before, about 25 years ago when I was trying to impress her.

But honestly, spent Saturday in SF with her in North Beach a wonderful Italian district with too much wonderful food to mention! Got my blood test done on Saturday morning and the results say I have gotten my numbers down to normal, is life grand, damn right!

Nick got his drivers license yesterday, he is doing well, I have another grandbaby on the way (a boy) OMG is life grand! My daughter is having fun decorating her room I made for her, she is having such fun and I am having it watching her. Is life Grand, OMG yes it is!

Brian
Yesterday 05:04 PM
123pugsy
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Originally Posted by John long View Post
Ain't life just plain grand?
Nope.................................it's Wunnerful....wunnerful...wunnerful.....

Great job of the channel patch John. Sweet.......................nah................... Wunnerful!
Yesterday 05:04 PM
Too Many Projects
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Originally Posted by John long View Post
It truly was a wunnerful day today. Wunnerful, wunnerful.
I'm glad you enjoyed the shoe, Lawrence...
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