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    Hard foam panels. Easy to handle. No fiberglas on you or in your lungs.. https://esub.com/blog/the-pros-and-cons-of-different-rigid-foam-insulation/
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    What Media do you use in your Blast Cabinet?

    Different nozzles, different media types and different pressure. All depends on what I am doing. Stripping rust/paint use 90 lbs. PSI, crushed glass, #7-8 ceramic nozzle. Finish/smooth/semi--polished finish, #10 glass bead, 40-50 lbs. PSI, #6 nozzle. There re many others. If you go online to...
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    Time for a belt grinder

    I just sold a Burr King 760 . 2" X 60" with a Baldor commercial motor with stand for $1500. . Look for something like that. Been made for decades, last a lifetime and used prices are not bad.
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    Air tool Storage

    I store some in a drawer, most on the edge of a shelf. But I also run a little air tool oil in them first and I have air fitting caps that go over the bare end when not in use. Keeps anything from getting into the tool.
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    air compressor recommendation

    I have been using blast cabinets for over 20 years. Oil less, junk. 2 stage, not enough volume. 2 cylinders but only one is drawing in air, the other cylinder is compressing it more. Not enough volume for constant blast cabinet use. Air tools only, 2 stage is good. Need lots of volume? 2...
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    idiot proof door hinge tool

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    Requirements for installing a 2 post lift and the lift itself

    All of the questions that you have about the lift specs would be specific to the lift you choose. The maker of the lift can supply you with all the specs and requirements that you want to know. Lots of choices on line.
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    The New Vise Grips Are To Be Released 4/19/21

    Business is really very simple. Product cost equals, Labor cost plus material cost. People like the Unions because of higher wages and more benefits. What does a company have to do to supply those items ? Union contracts lock the payroll cost so what do you do ? Cheaper materials ? Material...
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    Gas, MIG and TIG: Best For Which Uses?

    TIG like all welding relies on good technique. Gas welding is the weakest of the three. Generally used in low stress areas like exhaust systems or cutting ( with the proper cutting torch attachment) . Brazing, soldering etc... Must be careful not to overheat parts that require temper as heat...
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    Inch pound torque wrench recommendations

    Actually if you use it properly (and that goes for any type of torque wrench), A beam type is very accurate and very inexpensive for a quality wrench. To be accurate you must hold the handle in the proper location and use a smooth, motion. Choking up on the handle and/or jerking the wrench will...
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    Had To Gap Autolite 66 Copper Plugs

    You are using a wire gauge to check gaps with, right ? Not the tapered coin style.
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    Craftsman Torque Wrench

    Take the tension off of the torque wrench spring. . If not the spring will lose tension causing inaccurate readings. Always been that way with any torque wrench that uses a spring. The Snap-on HD type has a lever to relieve the tension on the spring. The twist style don't.
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    shop size

    Depends on the type of construction. Metal studs and trusses or wood ? Fiberglass rolled insulation or expanded foam panels or walls filled after interior wall board is installed ? Talk to your contractor/builder. LED lighting for sure. Make it airtight and install large exhaust fans in the roof...
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    shop size

    Make sure that your slab is re-barred and plenty thick. You might want to put drains in the floor while you are at it. Easier to do this stuff now " and much cheaper" than to do it after.
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    Low amp compressor to run air tools on

    Unless your garage is a homemade shack, why not have a dedicated electrical line run to the garage. Sure would eliminate a lot of logistic problems having a safe power supply available. You would also have handy outlets available. Generally not prohibitively expensive. There might be a local...
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    Picked up some old electronics from local pawn shop.

    The SUN machine was good for setting up advance curves on the distributors.