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Forum: Construction Equipment 06-09-2022, 06:49 PM
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Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 05-31-2022, 05:30 PM
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Views: 12,545
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Ferrara Tanker

Testing the deck gun and dump chute with the tank installed.
https://youtu.be/7jWDDmgtoq8
Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 05-31-2022, 04:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,545
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Ferrara Tanker

I pressed some brass electrodes thru the side of the tank and created a water level sensor using some transistors, resistors and LEDs....
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-29-2022, 05:40 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,424
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Build an Excavator from Scratch

I really am amazed at how quickly you complete all this fabrication! Very nice!
Forum: Electronics tech 04-20-2022, 07:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,810
Posted By Tgrzes
Forum: Construction Equipment 04-12-2022, 06:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,038
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: 1/12th RC Crawler Crane Dragline Plans

Very nice detail! Awesome build!
Forum: Construction Equipment 03-30-2022, 07:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,975
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Time for a rebuild

That came out really nice!
Forum: General Discussion 03-24-2022, 09:45 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,006
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: What happened?

I think that's a great idea. I would be willing to kick in. Lot's of great info here. Would hate to lose it!
Forum: Static Conversions 03-24-2022, 08:20 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 9,229
Posted By Tgrzes
Forum: Electronics tech 02-06-2022, 07:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,810
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Rectangular headlight and tail light lenses

I need two more of the stock Globeliner rectangular headlights to make a four light setup. I can get those on eBay easy enough. But I need about 20 of the red lenses in the picture for red warning...
Forum: Electronics tech 02-06-2022, 01:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,810
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Rectangular headlight and tail light lenses

My first attempt casting one of the stock Globeliner tail lights in clear epoxy resin. Definitely room for improvement, but it might work. I need to refine the silicone mold process a bit and...
Forum: Construction Equipment 02-05-2022, 08:53 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,424
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Build an Excavator from Scratch

Same here. I enjoy looking at all the builds and have learned a lot so far, but I often find it hard to comment if I don’t fully understand all the trucking/construction terminology and can’t...
Forum: Electronics tech 02-05-2022, 08:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,810
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Rectangular headlight and tail light lenses

I read an article about a month ago about some “clear” filament and they said it was more opaque than clear, so I really haven’t given that much thought. I’ll do some more research there. In...
Forum: Electronics tech 02-04-2022, 07:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,810
Posted By Tgrzes
Rectangular headlight and tail light lenses

Does anyone have any tips/tricks for making rectangular headlight and tail light lenses - materials, process, best glue to use, etc. I need a bunch, so buying pre-made is a last resort. I also need...
Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 01-26-2022, 04:35 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,545
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Ferrara Tanker

I started working on the water tank. It’s made from 1/8” ABS sheet and will have a dump valve and motorized chute that extends out of a back compartment for filling the portable pool....
Forum: Construction Equipment 01-25-2022, 07:15 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,079
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: 1/10 Mining Dump Truck

Nicely done! I always enjoy the imagination and skill involved with scratch builds.
Forum: Farm Tractors and Implements 01-24-2022, 08:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,614
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: International Harvester Farmall 1256 (1967-69)

I like how those gear motors fit in there. Very clean looking!
Forum: Construction Equipment 01-22-2022, 06:22 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 11,424
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Build an Excavator from Scratch

I can’t even think as fast as you fabricate/Machine stuff…lol.
Forum: Construction Equipment 01-18-2022, 07:02 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,079
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: 1/10 Mining Dump Truck

Very nice fabrication! That is one solid looking truck!
Forum: Welcome New Members 01-13-2022, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,851
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Good Day Y'all

Welcome to the forum!
Forum: Construction Equipment 01-07-2022, 12:10 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 103,143
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: CAT 14M3 Motor Grader

That came out really nice!
Forum: Fire and Rescue and Emergency Vehicles 01-06-2022, 09:43 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,545
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Seagrave Tanker

This build is based upon a new tanker that my department is purchasing. We recently had to switch to a new manufacturer (Ferrara), so I had to make some changes to the body. From this...
Forum: Construction Equipment 01-02-2022, 10:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,083
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Bruder D5 dozer - JerryIndy

Thanks for the explanations guys - very helpful! And some nice ideas in that video too. Looking forward to giving one of these a try some day!
Forum: Construction Equipment 01-01-2022, 06:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,083
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Bruder D5 dozer - JerryIndy

I see some guys use servos for the drive like you did and some use a gearbox/motor setup. What are the benefits of going with one way or the other?
Forum: Construction Equipment 12-29-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,083
Posted By Tgrzes
Re: Bruder D5 dozer - JerryIndy

I’m liking that D5! I’ll definitely need to put this on my project list for the grandkids!
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