I'm going to post a few things I think are interesting as separate threads, sorry for the forum spam.
If you want to throw money at something and see what happens, I'm registered and can do that for you, let me know
It ain't pretty, but then neither are my welds, looks like it was a belt grinder and wheel grinder combo, but the wheel has been let go. Anyway very handy tool and the price is right, at least at the moment. I'm willing to kick in for this one. $5 http://www.hoffhilk.net/cgi-bin/mnlist. ... hilk51/101