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by jabce85
Sat Apr 09, 2005 4:55 pm
Forum: Off topic forum
Topic: Books for Machinists and Welders...
Replies: 13
Views: 3486

re: Books for Machinists and Welders...

Al - Wow! I just picked up the package from the lobby, and it is so much more than I expected! I will be busy for a few months studying all of this information. Thank you very much! If you have not received my letter, you will shortly; it was not picked up on monday, as I had planned. Thanks again! ...
by jabce85
Mon Apr 04, 2005 8:49 pm
Forum: Off topic forum
Topic: Books for Machinists and Welders...
Replies: 13
Views: 3486

re: Books for Machinists and Welders...

Hank-

Thanks for the input! I'm taking a few classes over the summer that deal with CAD (Solidworks and AutoCAD here at WKU), but I'm not sure if we will actually be working any with CAM yet.
by jabce85
Mon Apr 04, 2005 7:37 pm
Forum: Off topic forum
Topic: Books for Machinists and Welders...
Replies: 13
Views: 3486

re: Books for Machinists and Welders...

Thank you so much! I still can't believe you are doing this for me...

My address is as follows:

Jason Birkhead
Barnes-Campbell Hall Rm. 512
419 Regents Ave.
Bowling Green, KY 42101

I will be sending the money through US Postal Service, which should be collected sometime today.

- Jason
by jabce85
Mon Apr 04, 2005 3:18 am
Forum: Gas turbine forum
Topic: Jet Engine Links...
Replies: 0
Views: 1604

Jet Engine Links...

Thought you guys might want to take a look at some of these. Post more links if you've got them! http://www.5bears.com/gt.htm http://www.5bears.com/tprop.htm http://www.amtjets.com/ http://www.gtba.co.uk/ http://www.cedesign.net/steam/turbines.htm http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jet_engine http://frees...
by jabce85
Mon Apr 04, 2005 1:13 am
Forum: Off topic forum
Topic: Books for Machinists and Welders...
Replies: 13
Views: 3486

re: Books for Machinists and Welders...

Wow! Really?! That would be great; except I wouldn't feel right for you to just give me a book. At least let me pay for shipping, if not more... If I had something to trade I would, but I probably don't have anything at the moment that would interest you. Anyway, you wanted to know at about what ski...
by jabce85
Sun Apr 03, 2005 9:39 pm
Forum: Off topic forum
Topic: Books for Machinists and Welders...
Replies: 13
Views: 3486

Books for Machinists and Welders...

What are some good books that detail these trades for the beginner?
by jabce85
Sun Apr 03, 2005 7:43 am
Forum: Pressure jet forum
Topic: FULL plans for the Pressure Jet page...
Replies: 6
Views: 9361

FULL plans for the Pressure Jet page...

I downloaded those plans for the pressure jet that can be found on the homepage of this site, and I was annoyed at how the picutres were laid out. I decided to do something about it...

(Sorry for the large file size, I haven't resized it yet.)
by jabce85
Sat Apr 02, 2005 12:03 am
Forum: Tools and Construction
Topic: Info/plans for homemade spot welder?
Replies: 5
Views: 3724

re: Info/plans for homemade spot welder?

I was planning on using it for welding the combustion chambers on a small turbo-jet engines. I have been thinking about how I should go about making this. Most of the homebuilt spot welders I've seen have all been attached to a sheet of plywood, or something like that. I was wondering if I could mak...
by jabce85
Sun Mar 27, 2005 1:34 am
Forum: Tools and Construction
Topic: Info/plans for homemade spot welder?
Replies: 5
Views: 3724

Info/plans for homemade spot welder?

I have heard from many people that building a small spot welder at home is not very difficult at all, but after doing a little research, I have only come up with one lead: http://www.5bears.com/welder.htm I was just wondering if anyone here has either built one of these, or has any info on building ...