So I've started cutting out the rot from my Ford Galaxy today.
The first repair is the box section outrigger / jacking point.
Before i plate...
That is exactly what I'm after!
That looked like a mission of a job!!
I will post some photos, just need this crappy weather to disappear! :(
So I've started to look at repairing a rusted sill on the wife's Berlingo.
I've cut away all the rust and I'm back to fresh metal. (Sorry, due to...
I think I'll make up some wooden blocks, backed up by axle stand and a couple of jacks.
The car has sufficient ground clearance for...
What sort of blocks do you use?
I love this group and seeing everyone's projects!
Just about to start a little bit of welding on the wife's Citroën Berlingo, however...
I'm about to start welding an inner sill / floor pan and it requires some overhead welding.
I'm not keen on running a bead, is it ok to stitch?...
Yeah, I'm trying to keep the heat out as it's only 1mm, so stitching rather than running.
When I come to weld the panels on the car I'll be using...
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It' been a long time since I've welded, so go easy on me!
1mm mild steel, 0.8 wire, SIP Ideal 180 mig with Argoshield light.
Praticing for car...
Cheers for the pointers!
I'm in Bognor Regis.
So I finally finished getting my old SIP 180A up and running!
I've fitted new liner, motor brushes and regreased the feed motor gearbox.
Firstly, great forum! I have been reading for a while now and it is so informative on here!
I was given a SIP Ideal 180 (red cased version,...
I'm new to this forum and I've joined so I can learn to weld better with my SIP Ideal 180.
My first project is repairing some rust on an old...
I know this is an old thread but I too have an old square top Ideal 180 with eratic feed. I fitted a new liner which sorted the sticking,...
I'm new here so please go easy on me!
I've been given an old SIP Ideal 180 MIG to help me weld up some holes in my Citroën Relay van.
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