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Been doing a high school welding course for nearly a year now. Any tips on stick welding?
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>>1698702
I disagree with this. Not to be disrespectful but auto dark lenses are available every where now. They are the best thing available and should be put to use.
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>>1698477
I thought the cunt hair was a strictly Dutch unit of measurement. I heard it a lot when I worked in the paper industry

>He verrekte kut draai de pulper eens een kuthaar verder los!
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>>1698469
Learn how to look at a weld and know exactly what you did wrong. For example, I know from looking at your pic that your travel speed was inconsistent on that bead. Is that a 6010/6011 bead?
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>>1698575
You litterly just brought up why that's a horrific idea.
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>>1698469
6010 the faster you whip the faster it cools. Go back over the puddle just a bit more than you think you should, keep an eye on the puddle and whip it good.

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Welcome to woodworking general, here we discuss the working of wood and the tools and techniques of working wood. So far we tend to be mostly hand tool folk with a slant towards cabinetry and carving but all are welcome and we have some capable power tool folk amount our ranks. General carpentry question such as framing/decking/general construction seems to get a better response in the /qtddtot/ or /sqt/.

The Essential /wwg/ library.
Tage Frid Teaches Woodworking, gives you everything you need and shows you how to do it multiple ways from hand tools to power tools and gives you the knowledge to determine which is best, and then he teaches you how to apply what you learned.
https://www.amazon.com/dp/1561588261

Chris Pye wrote the book on carviing and keeps on writing them.
https://www.chrispye-woodcarving.com/

The eastern tradtion, Japanese Woodworking Tools: Their Tradition, Spirit and Use by Toshio Odate
https://www.amazon.com/dp/0941936465

Leonard Lee The Complete Guide to Sharpeninig, how to sharpen most everything.

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>>1700158
I wouldnt use old dull blades. Its unsafe.
Aside from that, looks like you have a lot of projects ahead of you!
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>>1700158
I have that table saw, I got it for I don't know, maybe $20 4 or 5 years ago in that exact configuration.
Large and heavy enough to be inconvenient but not heavy and powerful enough to show for it.
I used it for flooring 4 years ago, was sitting since until I got around to removing the base and putting it on a wooden stand I made. I can tip it on it's side for storage and roll it out and just tip it onto my workmate to use it now at least.
I don't exactly wood work, I work with wood frequently, but I hardly do fine work out of raw material beside one thing recently.
Beats not having one.
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When buying carbide scrapers for my lathe should I look solely at the brands that use a flat bottom or completely square shank instead of the round shank? Is it beneficial to have that extra help keeping the bit flat against the tool rest or is there a reason I would want to be able to turn it?
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>>1689705
Get a little booty-tickled at some truth getting dropped there or something?
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>>1700158
Yeah looks like you done alright considering.

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>Mr. Bones' Wild Ride Edition

Old thread: >>1687459

All the info you need about 3D-printing: https://pastebin.com/7Sb4TVdy

>Need help with prints? Go to:
https://www.simplify3d.com/support/print-quality-troubleshooting/

If that doesn't help you solve your print problems, please post:
>A picture of the failed part
>Printer make & model
>Filament type/brand
>Bed & extruder temperature
>Print speed

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>>1699995
>On my phone, does a line from there form an intersection with .25 from the center line?
Nope.

Called up the guy who drew it, even he doesn't know anymore. I guesstimated it at .80, looks fine, I'll just print them and testfit before making them out of wood.
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>>1700183
>>It's an off-the-shelf phone screen made by Sharp
>So tecnically you could use a 10-12 inches tablet screen there?

Kindasorta, but the fpga on the mainboard is programmed for the sharp lcd, so you'd need to find a replacement with the same connector, pinout and resolution. Then you'd need an entirely new printer frame to house the bigger lcd and the print resolution will be less due to the bigger pixel size... it's not worth it.

>>1700315

Yeah it's true, thats why i mentioned the original photon instead of the S. I've dealt with anycubic's support, they're sufficiently chinky. Do you have a Mars? How well does the lid seal off fumes and is it a hassle to open with contaminated hands?
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>>1700330
>Any specific things I should be aware about regarding it?
Half of the ones that have shipped have built-in DRM where the machine needs internet access to re-register itself within a specified timeframe. Some have said it's every 6 months, some have said it's yearly. And it's unclear as to which firmware version is doing it or if you can flash to a different firmware version that doesn't do it.
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>>1700310
2nd print was a success now that i've cleaned them
was in a hurry to get the printing on the way so i used the chitubox autosupport and had some retarded supports
i'm guessing it's better to hand place the supports on minis? or just don't be in a hurry?
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>>1700530
Always, always better to place manual supports in chitubox for minis. Chitubox will -always- miss islands. The worst thing is wasted resin from your own mistakes.
Put heavy supports on the connections closest to the bed, usually the bottom of the base or feet/anything that would be flat on the table that can be sanded easily. Medium supports on significant islands like elbows or pommels, and light supports for everything else.
Start with this video and watch his series on support placement https://youtu.be/TTZpvhfaNWY
Then run your sliced file through the photon validation tool to check for and auto-fix small islands.
For further help with resin printing for minis, check the 3dprinted mini Reddit and/or join the discord, everyone is very helpful

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My invention just cut your fuel bill in half & put money in your pocket! I'm just getting started! #hydrogen #browngas #diesel #solar #mpg
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TLDR: Solar panels crack hydrogen on demand to supplement auto as you drive.
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>hashtags on 4chan
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>>1700167
love you
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>>1700151
My idea is patented don't fucking steal it, but listen:
Beaming electricity from solar array in space to a local array, to individuals
100% free, technology is already available
Loss doesn't matter as it's free energy
Solar sails can be cheap and mass produced
One satellite reserved with a high power beam to instantly hit and destroy you personally, then we destroy all this technology and we are free of Wayne lambright™
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My new rain cover is installed. I put a new guide wire in the middle 3 feet above the other ones now the plastic is on top of the wire and instead of below, faster and should last longer. This is good for wins up to 1.5 miles an hour. With stronger tape 1.6 miles an hour.
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>>1700348
Not too shabby. What did you accomplish today, /diy/?

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Riddle
I cannot progress on what I wrote

I need to see them unfold before my eyes

The chaos and panic induced by the words of a stranger

The feeling of uneasiness of being watched when making your every move

I want to feel the fear,sensation and adrenaline awaken

Clues:

- You're email was never the answer
- riddle

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>>1700335
god what an awful room.
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You're not allowed to post here if you're underage, OP.

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Hey guys I have a Magnavox HDTV that I've been trying to fix for awhile now.It is stuck in demo mode where the screen just changes colors and I have tried using a universal control to get it out but no luck.So I was wondering if you guys could help me out with this problem I would really appreciate it.
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>>1699798
Pretty much this.
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>>1699798
Back to who?
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>>1699775
Yeah really not much help unfortunately and I'm starting to think it might be a hardware problem at this point.
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>>1699975
Could that be possible that the hardware is causing the tv to be stuck on service mode?
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>>1699764
You might have to get the original control to get it out that service mode

Guys, I got a strange question for all of you today. Have anyone of you ever tried to make a tactical/hunting vest for your dog? There's lots of them in chinese online shops but I really want to make one myself. Feel free to correct me if I'm posting on the wrong board, folks.
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>>1699949
Something like this
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It shouldn't be too big since my dogger is of average body size
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>>1699948
Pic related is my knoife doge.
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>>1699980
that dog needs to be kissed and tucked in not made into a war machine
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>>1700307
Fucken lol'd.

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I love this saw. See why in next pic
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I love this saw. See why in next pic
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2 days.
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>>1699781
>Setting up your laser to nip parts off a rusty length of steel angle

Have fun with that
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>>1699873
>>1699872
A regular non fuel M18 sawzall with a 5 AH could have cleared that in half an hour. Blade type matters too...
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>>1700295
>A regular non fuel M18 sawzall with a 5 AH could have cleared that in half an hour.
No. And I used a 12" Diablo rough cut lumber blade. These weren't twigs.

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Okay so I have phimosis. They sell kits to help stretch but they're expensive. Is there a /diy/ alternative I could make? Having to stretch every morning by hand is bothersome.
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>How do I deal with this sensibly?
>lmao just mutilate your dick go- I mean bro

Imagine having pride in your razor scars. Sad
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>>1699865
>Okay so I have phimosis.
Go to a doctor you idiot. You can get steroid cream to stretch the skin. You don't need a unnecessary surgical procedure.
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>>1699865
Def. get circumcised!
Also take lots of pics (or better, video) and write a detailed account and post it to the circlist:
>http://intactwiki.org/wiki/Circlist
>t circumfetishist.
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>>1699911
>>another the-absolute-state-of-American-healthcare-thread

Americans get their cocks chopped as a baby, none of them get phimosis
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>>1700286
>be born
>leave a tip
Didn't the burgerclapistani mutilating numbers drop throughout the last 20 years or so?

Im painting concrete angels and stuff that I make, but the sealer I use isnt working the best, leaving blotches and discoloration on my paint jobs after the weather turns cold at night, or we get a rain. Is there a spray on sealer that would leave my paint finish perfect? What am I doing wrong
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Maybe too humid for good curing. Are you putting it on right?

What's the deal with section 8?

The neighbors are section 8 and are completely destroying the house and neighborhood.
Are the government checks that sweet?

Also, section 8 stories thread.

>why am I posting on diy?
Seems to be a lot of property owners on here.
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>>1697899
>per 100,000 population
Of that specific demographic, or population as a whole?
Why would you age adjust for suicide?
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>>1697899
Almost like white men have more stress because they work and keep everyone afloat, yet continually get shit on by those they provide for.
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>>1691041
I was by myself troubleshooting a security camera system for a section 8 housing project. I was on a roof, and a state away from the shop. This large group of kids started chucking rocks at me. I got lucky they got bored after a while and they didn't think to knock my ladder over. I was yelling at them and no adults anywhere. Had to walk around a chimney, as they ran around the house trying to get line of sight on me. Little bastards.
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>>1697770
>engineering around niggers
good luck, niggers find a way.
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>>1699884
>Why would you age adjust for suicide
If a given demographic is younger/older than another on average, you'd have to adjust for that because suicide rates are correlated with age.

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Is it a stupid idea to try building an unreinforced brick house if I live in an earthquake zone?
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>>1695030
up to 5.0, you prob can make it. Over 7.0, forget about it, seriously
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>>1696092
Traditional Hydraulic Lime mortar is actually somewhat flexible.
Older buildings sometimes have outlasted newer buildings made with modern mortar and cements, because the flexible mortar allowed the walls to settle instead of the walls just developing huge cracks do to poor foundations or soil conditions.
I believe this has even been mentioned in relation to some of the fortresses in Wallachia built by Vlad III Dracula.
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u do know u can reinforce bricks. like make pillars fill them with rebar
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>>1695031
/thread
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>>1695030
>use rubber bricks
>melt into place
>no mortar

House will just dance around during earthquake

Why does the european labor working class all wear the same clothes?

I usually wear jeans and a t-shirt. Do the Europeans know something that I do not? Should I get clothes like they have?
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>>1699455
Based historian poster
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>>1698639

>Don't the company provide work clothes for you?

Most of the time, no. At the very most they'll provide PPE (yellow vest, helmet, goggles, gloves) but not boots or carthartts. Workers are free to wear whatever so long as it's inside the dress code, so you can have people wearing brown carthartts next to people in jean overalls and blue jumpsuits. In my experience the only requirement is that the job ID is visible, but this is a new thing since most of the time access control isn't a problem.

Sometimes factory workers get a standard uniform but it's 50/50 depending on the firm.
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>>1698605
because working near moving machinery including regular cars requires reflective elements on your clothing as safety standard and most people are lazy carrying extra yellow vest when they can get 'work' clothes
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>>1699455
And even farther back in history race and religion was analogous to social class. See Ancient Egypt and the caste system in India.
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>>1698605
People that do labor are ironically not working class in most of europe.

Most on-the-spectrum DIY thing you've done?

Pic related is my fifth, fastest made, and least 'tistic draft of the room I rent so I know how I can assemble the thicc MDF slabs I have to work with while stilling planning on having surround sound from my bed and room to access everything (the cylinder is a slightly oversized silhouette of me)
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>>1698880
Thanks, I've finished it further since that pic was taken, I still have to install the bottom doors which I'll do one of these days, I'll be sure to post a pic. There were some setbacks and mistakes but for my first large woodworking project I'm quite happy. It was actually a bit above my league so the 3D model was an absolute must
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>>1698838
I make excel sheets to track DIY projects. Pic related is a complete room renovation I'm doing. I feel like recording things helps keep my brain uncluttered
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>>1698962
This is very valuable though, it also makes large jobs look easy because you break them up into bite-sized jobs
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>>1698838
I made a pipe out of a can motherfucker, what the fuck is this shit?
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I'm working on converting an outdoor pavilion into a cuckshed. I have multiple sheets of grid paper detailing how every wire in the place is run (power, internet, CCTV, speakers, etc). Each system has its own sheet of paper, all circuits are color coded in crayon, and I have a numbered list of device locations with a short description of each one off to the side

>Small home thread
If y'all are interested in making a bus your home, Check out bussy mcbusface
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>>1698649
Why would you not want natural lighting/visibility though?
I understand how bus windows would be terrible considering insulation though.
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>>1698652
Too much light. I’m a vampire.
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>>1698619
>seething semites
>seething synonym for boiling
>burning
ahaha yess
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>>1698550
Looks like the kind of thing I would watch. But you're clearly advertising and a cunt so I never will.
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>>1698550
>bussy mcbusface
Ugh I hate this fucking "le so random name" trend it wasn't funny to begin with


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