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Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by ryan22re, Jun 19, 2006.

  1. ryan22re

    ryan22re 1/2 ton status

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    Went to the dump and offed some busted lawn chairs and such, found this sitting on top of the pile. Figured if nothing else, it'd make a good air tank for onboard air. Got it home, and it worked. Only problem is, I dropped my sunglasses I found on the beach two years ago and broke them. Oh well, I'll take it.

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  2. chevyfumes

    chevyfumes Court jester

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    Watch for the muzzleflash!
    :haha: Sweet....:wink1:
     
  3. dontoe

    dontoe 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Hey, I just set it down for a minute...........give it back! :mad:




















    :p: :haha: OBA coming fer your truck!!!
     
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    He needs alot more than OBA for his truck:haha: :haha:
     
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    dontoe 3/4 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Me too, my excuse is the garage needs end walls............wanna help?
     
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    kyser_soze 1/2 ton status

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    Nice find!:waytogo:
     
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    cbbr 1 ton status GMOTM Winner

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    Nice find. I used an old compressor tank and the pressure switch for my OBA. Works great.
     
  8. Can Can

    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    The good Lord giveth, and the good Lord taketh away........:rotfl:
     
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    Sure, just feed me:D
     
  10. ryan22re

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    You know, I have kept those sunglasses longer than any other pair. I have a problem losing/breaking ones I buy.

    Now all I need to do is figure out how to run a ac motor on dc current and I'm set. And I hope to be making some major progress on the K5 very soon.
     
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    I wonder how it would work if you installed a power inverter and just used the whole compressor, not just the tank?
     
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    You need a big inverter to use with a compressor:doah:
     
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    :eek1::eek1::eek1::eek1:


    Isn't that against the rules :D
     
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    Can Can Pusher Man Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Not any more, focker....:deal: :rotfl:
     

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