Welcome to the The Garage Journal Board forums.

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact contact us.

Go Back   The Garage Journal Board > Search Forums

Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: evintho
Forum: General Tool Discussion 08-18-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 435
Posted By evintho
Re: Someone grab this baldor off Craig's

I'd grab that in a heartbeat but I'm too far south. DJ, well worth the drive to go pick that up! Clean it up a little and you've got an awesome little grinder. $20.........please!!
Forum: General Tool Discussion 08-16-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 353
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: My $4 Box of Yard Sale Goodies (Pipe Taps, etc)

Yeah, I'd say suckage was in order................................

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Bay-State-Tap-2-1-2-8-NS-HS-44-CG-/261286319397
Forum: Free Parking 08-16-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,222
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: How to solder battery lugs?

Cut little 1/4" pieces of solder and fill up the terminal end with the pieces. Have your battery cable stripped and ready too go. You don't need an oxy/act torch, just use a hand-held propane...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 08-13-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,124
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Garage wired for 220V, kind of... need a lot of help here!

$30,000 for a house and garage on that large lot? That's ridiculous! I live in California. Out here, $30K might buy the garage but there'd probably be liens on it! Multiply that number by 10 and...
Forum: Free Parking 08-09-2014, 03:19 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,742
Posted By evintho
Re: Real estate investors

Bought a second property in 2010. 4bd/3ba for $358K. Secured a 5.25% loan and put down $150K. Monthly mortgage payment is $1160. Taxes and insurance are $3500 annually. We rent it out to some...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 08-01-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 768
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Craftsman 150 headband rivets

Look at the last 5 pictures of my post....................
Craftsman 150 drill press head unit disassembly (http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=51384&showall=1)
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-29-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By evintho
Re: What's a fair price for this mid box, cleaned up?

OK, thought it might be something special. I think I'll just clean it up and stick it between my top and bottom boxes. Thanks for the replies!
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-28-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 284
Posted By evintho
Cool What's a fair price for this mid box, cleaned up?

I've had this laying around forever. Thought about giving it a light restoration. Basically, blast and paint. It doesn't have a lock but the drawers slide great. What do you think I could get for...
Forum: Free Parking 07-25-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,703
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Long Shot Question for any US Postal Carriers out there.

Which facility processes your mail? Find out. Contact the postmaster, officer-in-charge, plant manager, whoever is in charge this week. If you can get a phone #, call 'em...........oh yeah, good...
Forum: Free Parking 07-25-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,327
Posted By evintho
Re: Used Car Buyer Etiquette (From a Dealer)

Research, research, research. Decide on a price. Don't go one penny over. End of story!
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-25-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 39,418
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Craftsman 150 drill press head unit disassembly (pic heavy).

Outstanding! Looks to be in great shape! Just make sure there's not any wobble in the spindle. You can probably just give it a light restoration, like I did. Doesn't look abused, at all. Now...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-25-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,824
Posted By evintho
Re: Cordless tool platform?

OK..........back to Milwaukee. Here's a question.
What's the difference between the Fuel hammer/drill #2604-80 and #2604-22?
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-24-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 262
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Ideas on pricing a portable gas welding set-up

Look on your local CL for the going prices. I found this one.............
http://detroit.craigslist.org/wyn/tls/4584382594.html

Seems a little steep to me but maybe they're more expensive in...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-22-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 231
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Removing older snapon drawer slides

Here's how I removed them on my '56 Snappy's............................
http://www.garagejournal.com/forum/showthread.php?t=115415
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-22-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,824
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Cordless tool platform?

This thread looks like a Milwaukee commercial! That's probably because they're the best! Thanks for all the info, guys. Looks like I'll start off with the Fuel M18 hammerdrill followed by the Fuel...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-21-2014, 09:19 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,824
Posted By evintho
Cool Cordless tool platform?

I need to delve into the cordless world. The only cordless tool I have is a DeWalt 14.4 drill. Great tool but I've been through 2 sets of batteries over the years and they're dead again. Instead...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-21-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,937
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Vintage Snap On to Restore or just Junk it?

Personally, I think you should just junk the original top box and the bottom box, as well. They're garbage! You've caught me on a good day and I'm feeling in a generous mood. I'm just over the...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-21-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 866
Posted By evintho
Re: Wheel dollies - Harbor Freight

Here's a suggestion, check your local CL under 'tools'. There's always somebody selling engine stands. Many times you can find a quality used 4-wheel stand for the price of the cheap HF 3-wheel...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-09-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: A couple of decent CL ads in SF Bay Area, CA.

Sure is! That's the same one I have and it's a workhorse! Also, it's sitting in someones garage in Marin County (read wealthy) meaning he could probably be talked down to half his asking price! ...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 07-09-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 284
Posted By evintho
Cool A couple of decent CL ads in SF Bay Area, CA.

Don't need 'em, don't have the room and don't have the money! But, maybe somebody else does. They just caught my eye as I was doing my morning craigslist ritual. I think the prices are OK......you...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 06-30-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,330
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: What have you built from an old bed frame?

Well, this isn't your standard bedframe. It's a custom piece made from 2" x 3" rec tubing. A friend of mine bought it off CL for $150. He brought it home to his apartment and couldn't get it...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-29-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By evintho
Re: Looking to get a Matco MT2836 air ratchet. Opinions please.

C'mon guys, 75 views and no replies! I need some insight before I dump a benji on this tool! Matco is pretty decent quality, right? Is it made in USA? I'd like it to last for the next 20 years. ...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-29-2014, 12:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By evintho
Cool Looking to get a Matco MT2836 air ratchet. Opinions please.

Need opinions on a Matco MT2836 3/8" air ratchet. Apparently, they retail in the high $200's. I can get this one for $100 and that's good 'cause I don't want to spend any more than that on an air...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 04-14-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 825
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Wilton Vise - Can't find much info on it.

Here's the thread on a restoration I did on my 4" Wilton Cadet (basically the same as yours, just a different model). It may have some helpful info in it.
And yeah, $60 is a great price! Good...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-13-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,552
Posted By evintho
Cool Re: Pick a compressor for me

I've had the I/R 5hp SS5N5 model since 2006 and it's never let me down. It's much like the I/R you listed except mine has the 80 gallon tank. One thing though, the I/R you listed delivers 14 cfm...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
Sponsored Links (Register now to hide all advertisements)


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:57 PM.