Flux core is going to have slag that you need to clean up and will probably give a lot more spatter than you would get by using solid wire and gas. Using solid wire + gas will give a strong, nice looking weld with minimal clean up necessary before painting. » 4/16/14 1:14pm Today 1:14pm

Fuck, there are still feet of snow in my yard and snow in the forecast. It's going, but where the snow blower tosses the snow it is still hella deep and pretty much everything else is still snow covered. At least there are a few bare patches starting to show up under & around trees. I probably won't need to clear snow… » 4/14/14 2:28pm Monday 2:28pm

Good that all went well. Have fun with the painkillers and hopefully everything heals up quickly and properly. I assume you'll have some serious down time, so scout out some good TV and take it easy. » 4/14/14 11:42am Monday 11:42am

Possibly the new pads and discs didn't bed in properly. When I put new pads & rotors on my car last they recommended a bed in procedure. Here is the Hawk procedure for bedding in new pads: » 4/10/14 5:06pm 4/10/14 5:06pm

Your parents garage is awesome and I'm jealous. Now I need to find an airplane fuselage or four to hang in mine. Right after I add on another story and widen it by about 10 meters. » 4/10/14 9:40am 4/10/14 9:40am

I just wish Ford could get their damn website to work properly and let you download the update file yourself. Seriously people, it isn't that difficult to figure out how to post a file online and let people download it. » 4/09/14 11:44am 4/09/14 11:44am