Kev walker

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  1. Hydraulic press

    Press works well It works as good as I hoped it would the round billet was 1 1/2 x 3” mild steel It also punched a couple of hammer eyes did a good job I have a vidio on instagram #bisopnorton1959 if you would like to see it thanks for your help D2ADBDF6-1566-4812-9A5F-64AC987A9738.MP4
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    Many thanks i didn’t think It would be that much but thanks I’ll get my forge going in the week and see if I can make myself a Hammer, cheers
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    Thanks for your replies I think i must be dumb I can’t work it out the. I keep getting the wrong answer internal diameter of the cylinder is 5 inches it as an 8 inch stroke and the rod is 2 3/8 60 mm and 3000 psi It would be very much appreciated if somebody could work this out for me as it is giving me an headache thanks
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    Well I fired the press up I was pushing 3200 psi and a tad over a inch per second I don’t know what that means in tons can any one tell me cheers
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    Cheers I will I’ll see if I can put a link to a vid on YouTube
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    Thanks almost done just a few bits and I’ll fire it up
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    The bottom pin is 41 mm h13 and the top pin is 65mm I think 24t I don’t know what the equivalent will be in Canada but the guy at the steel place so that would be plenty strong enough we Shall see I think I will take them out after I have had a go with it just to make sure they’re okay
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    This thing is going on wheels just over 6 foot and 28” wide it’ll just go through my door . I don’t know if this motor pump setup will be ok got it off eBay the other day 3.7 kw 5hp 8gpm Hilo pump £200 should be able to give it a try by the end of the week with a bit of luck thanks for your comments The bottom pin is 41 mm h13 and the top pin is 65mm I think 24t I don’t know what the equivalent will be in Canada but the guy at the steel place so that would be plenty strong enough we Shall see I think I will take them out after I have had a go with it just to make sure they’re okay
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    Well got a bit more done on my press almost done the frame and ram parts tig weld first to get a good bite then 2 passes with the mig welder Should be enough to hold it I can’t see it going anywhere should only have about 24 ton should have it painted before the end of the week
  12. New hammer

    Cheers yes she is but now I’ve got to make my son a bearded camp axe If I get one done I will post it
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    Well ive started my build 8”x5” h girders still waiting for the laser cutting should have all the main welding done today i think I’ll do three welds on all the 20mm parts that should hold it together It Will add a 20 mm top plate and underneath the top H girder there will be a 60mm striking anvil block should be very strong
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    I can weld thicker steel, take a look 2 -1/2" to 1”