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Forum: Tools Yesterday, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 323
Posted By pinballlooking
Two nights I got some time to test it out. I...

Two nights I got some time to test it out. I connected my Grinders VFD with my wires. It was running quite but when you tried to use the auto feed it would overload the VFD.
Last night I oiled the...
Forum: Geothermal & Heat Pumps 07-28-21, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 98
Posted By pinballlooking
Mini split sounds like good way to go. You...

Mini split sounds like good way to go.

You do not want to tie in to the main system and have the paint fumes dust put through the whole house.
Forum: Lawn and Garden 07-07-21, 12:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 13,081
Posted By pinballlooking
My root ripper has come a long way. It is now a...

My root ripper has come a long way.
It is now a 5/8" blade.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9344&stc=1&d=1625677572

Here is my tractor loading 5/8" plate on my...
Forum: Tools 06-25-21, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 784
Posted By pinballlooking
I got my quick connect fittings in. ...

I got my quick connect fittings in.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9339&stc=1&d=1624638009
...
Forum: Tools 06-16-21, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,490
Posted By pinballlooking
I did not keep this more than a year. It really...

I did not keep this more than a year. It really worked great.

I bought those two new presses I sure do not need 4 presses.
I sold this one on marketplace today for $675. Not a bad profit plus...
Forum: Tools 06-13-21, 12:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 784
Posted By pinballlooking
Here is it in action. These presses are so nice....

Here is it in action. These presses are so nice. What a great add to my shop.
so much more precise than my old pneumatic press.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sop916RlPcc
Forum: Lawn and Garden 05-24-21, 02:29 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 268,726
Posted By pinballlooking
That turned out nice.

That turned out nice.
Forum: Conservation 05-18-21, 02:29 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
My headset got loose I should have noticed...

My headset got loose I should have noticed sooner, and it messed up the bearings in the headset. I ordered replacement bearings $8 later I had two sets and I was back to riding.
It is funny as soon...
Forum: Tools 05-11-21, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,188
Posted By pinballlooking
Here is what the finial product looks like. It...

Here is what the finial product looks like. It will be sandblasted and powder coated black.
I sent a preview to a tractor dealer today and he ordered one.


...
Forum: Tools 05-09-21, 11:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,188
Posted By pinballlooking
I made the roller for this job. The bucket...

I made the roller for this job.
The bucket sides are 3/8” plate and the curved part is 10 gauge.
https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9308&stc=1&d=1620622666
Forum: Tools 05-09-21, 10:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,188
Posted By pinballlooking
I rolled some 10 gauge this morning. It was...

I rolled some 10 gauge this morning. It was simple and quick.
This will work great for my trenching bucket.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9307&stc=1&d=1620574425
Forum: Tools 05-08-21, 02:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,188
Posted By pinballlooking
Here is a better picture. It is manual with a...

Here is a better picture. It is manual with a handle.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9306&stc=1&d=1620500956
Forum: Tools 04-26-21, 01:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,727
Posted By pinballlooking
https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?atta...

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9284&stc=1&d=1619461969

It is around 1987 ish These old forklifts are built very solid.

Forklift quest update. I found a local...
Forum: Tools 04-05-21, 03:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,727
Posted By pinballlooking
I did not buy this forklift the seller was not...

I did not buy this forklift the seller was not honest with the issues it had.
It developed a bad leak on the mast cylinder it looked like that it would need rebuilt and rechromed.
This is about...
Forum: Appliances & Gadgets 02-24-21, 08:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 18,474
Posted By pinballlooking
7 years ago I build this charger (EVSE). I now...

7 years ago I build this charger (EVSE). I now have a Gen2 Volt but the charger is still charging my car just fine.

I did add a couple vent holes in it since it is installed indoors. It just...
Forum: Tools 02-11-21, 01:29 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,688
Posted By pinballlooking
Here it is after two car wash cycles. Their...

Here it is after two car wash cycles. Their degreaser is usually decent but today is was not very good.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9210&stc=1&d=1613071775

It is...
Forum: Tools 01-17-21, 06:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,529
Posted By pinballlooking
I have the compressor apart. It does not look...

I have the compressor apart. It does not look that bad. The cylinders look great.
https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9142&stc=1&d=1610930144...
Forum: Tools 01-15-21, 12:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,529
Posted By pinballlooking
I bought a 45 year old compressor yesterday on Market place.

https://ecorenovator.org/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=9137&stc=1&d=1610735114

The pump is two stage rated at 8.8 CFM. Kellogg 321TX
He said it worked 5 years ago time will tell. The wiring...
Forum: Conservation 12-28-20, 08:37 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
The ebike differs in power used so much. Hills...

The ebike differs in power used so much. Hills make a huge difference. How much you pedal makes so much difference.

@Wanna Beco

Before I bought the ebike I never even worked on a regular bike...
Forum: Conservation 11-06-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
The old back shock made for a 330 pound person...

The old back shock made for a 330 pound person did not have any give at all.
That was a must change for me.

I have 280 miles on it now. The changes really help make it to ride and pedal the way...
Forum: Conservation 10-27-20, 08:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
I did a 27 mile ride on the Thermal Belt Trail in...

I did a 27 mile ride on the Thermal Belt Trail in NC.
It is a very nice place to ride. It was worth the trip.
Beautiful weather for a bike ride. I still had 62% battery left.

...
Forum: Conservation 10-23-20, 10:44 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
I road on the Doodle Trail in SC yesterday very...

I road on the Doodle Trail in SC yesterday very nice trail.
Down and back was about 17 miles. This is a rails for trails trail.
I just went over 200 miles on my bike.
...
Forum: Conservation 10-21-20, 05:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
I went for a ride on the swamp rabbit trail...

I went for a ride on the swamp rabbit trail today. I parked at the Zoo they have free EV charging.
This was my first slow ride. I went 12 miles and adv 12 MPH I had 97% battery left.

Speed really...
Forum: Conservation 10-17-20, 09:29 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
Here is the controller. The mosfet's look like...

Here is the controller. The mosfet's look like their 70 volt 80 amps from the datasheet. They should be able to handle more amps than stock.
The stock controller is a 18 amp controller.

There is...
Forum: Conservation 10-07-20, 01:10 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,813
Posted By pinballlooking
When I was shopping for a eBike I could get a 7...

When I was shopping for a eBike I could get a 7 speed or a 8 speed. I bought a 8 speed but I did not put that item very high on the list of must haves.

Now that I have had it and rode 104 miles I...
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