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Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby Farmwelding » Mon Feb 27, 2017 3:42 pm

I walked into the mig booth at school today and found this. I guess it is harder to learn mig than I though and maybe a monkey can't learn.
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby ex framie » Mon Feb 27, 2017 4:08 pm

You should frame that.
A classic example of bad earth, wrong settings and on a few no gas.
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby noddybrian » Mon Feb 27, 2017 5:47 pm

It's not that bad - it's just that is normally on the earth clamp ! oh & I believe that monkeys use fluxcore - least ways that's what Travis says in one of his rants !
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby MinnesotaDave » Tue Feb 28, 2017 9:36 am

Can't train a monkey to weld, they're too smart.

Monkeys stop after they get burned :D
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby Rupes » Tue Feb 28, 2017 3:19 pm

MinnesotaDave wrote:Can't train a monkey to weld, they're too smart.

Monkeys stop after they get burned :D


What you really need is an ape....
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby MinnesotaDave » Tue Feb 28, 2017 4:44 pm

Rupes wrote:
MinnesotaDave wrote:Can't train a monkey to weld, they're too smart.

Monkeys stop after they get burned :D


What you really need is an ape....


No way I want a pissed off burned ape coming after me :shock: :o
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby Farmwelding » Tue Feb 28, 2017 5:09 pm

MinnesotaDave wrote:
Rupes wrote:
MinnesotaDave wrote:Can't train a monkey to weld, they're too smart.

Monkeys stop after they get burned :D


What you really need is an ape....


No way I want a pissed off burned ape coming after me :shock: :o

Is don't want planet of the apes thank you. Especially when they are pissed off and burnt.
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby Rupes » Wed Mar 01, 2017 3:48 am

Take your stinking burnt paws off me, you damned dirty ape!
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby MinnesotaDave » Wed Mar 01, 2017 7:51 am

Rupes wrote:Take your stinking burnt paws off me, you damned dirty ape!


:D :lol:
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Re: Is this what a monkey weld looks like

Postby Granddaddy » Tue Mar 07, 2017 8:32 am

Hell' I'd just grind that out some !!! :D

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the heck with the duty cycle on the welder, tell me about the duty cycle on that grinder !!
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