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    I went and picked up the steel i cut out 8 years ago for an arbor press frame. I punched all the holes at work years ago then put the frame in storage for a later time. Well a later time is here and i will be welding it up. I want to try out my mig with .035 gas flux core wire and see how it does. I already know how the .030 S-6 would run on it so i want to compare. Pics as i go...Bob
    Bob Wright

    Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
    http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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    Daylight's burnin', Bob!
    We want pics.
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    • #3
      Well its finally done. And redone. Started with a 6T jack because thats what i had on hand at the time and redone to a 12T...Bob
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      Bob Wright

      Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
      http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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      • #4
        Arbor press frame.

        Funny, I just looked at the harbor freight press, and decided that I could make it a lot sturdier and with the 20t air/hydraulic jack that they have on sale for $70 right now. I also like the bending brake that the guy at Swag Offroad has designed to fit into the HF press.
        It won't save me any money making it myself, but will be fun and I'm sure a lot better quality.
        I'm glad you have motivated me to undertake the project! Thanks!!!

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        • #5
          Great job Bob.
          How did you find the flux core?

          Ji
          Grip it and Rip it

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          • #6
            Originally posted by bbraman View Post
            Funny, I just looked at the harbor freight press, and decided that I could make it a lot sturdier and with the 20t air/hydraulic jack that they have on sale for $70 right now. I also like the bending brake that the guy at Swag Offroad has designed to fit into the HF press.
            It won't save me any money making it myself, but will be fun and I'm sure a lot better quality.
            I'm glad you have motivated me to undertake the project! Thanks!!!
            I just ordered the SWAG Press Break as well....Hopefully it will arrive today. Looks like a nice little accessory....we'll see.

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            • #7
              Originally posted by Jigantor View Post
              Great job Bob.
              How did you find the flux core?

              Ji
              My local dealer ordered it for me. Not much more $$$ than solid wire. I ended up welding it with .030 solid wire...Bob
              Bob Wright

              Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
              http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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              • #8
                Here are a few more pics i had of some goodies for the press...Bob
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                Bob Wright

                Spool Gun conversion. How To Do It. Below.
                http://www.millerwelds.com/resources...php?albumid=48

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