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Forum: Everything Else 03-19-2019, 08:26 PM
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Posted By stout8807
Becoming a CWI

Looking for advice on which books to buy to study and which ones are a waste of money. I plan on getting the D1.1, API 1104, and ASME section IX endorsements, which I will either have to borrow or...
Forum: General Welding Questions 03-19-2019, 07:44 PM
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Views: 38,829
Posted By stout8807
Re: 12 on 12 or branch saddle

Iíve only done 1 test that required a branch, Scout EP, Bell and Branch with a 2Ē 6g. The bell didnít take long, but never even practiced for a branch, just got told by the boss... youíre testing...
Forum: Everything Else 08-15-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,045
Posted By stout8807
Re: Obtaining an R Stamp

The vessel shops around here have all moved out. Iím out in the middle of BFE where they are calling guys 4 hours or more out to do repair and alterations. I think PWG got me going in the right...
Forum: Everything Else 08-14-2018, 11:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,045
Posted By stout8807
Obtaining an R Stamp

I am looking into getting an R-Stamp for to do repair work on vessels for some of the plants in the area. Iím fully aware that itís expensive and yes, there is enough work to justify it. Iíve read...
Forum: General Welding Questions 07-25-2018, 08:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,268
Posted By stout8807
Re: Starting out as a rig welder

I would highly recommend learning metallurgy and the properties of different metals. Being a true rig welder means more than being able to drop your hood and weld. Fitting, cutting measuring,...
Forum: General Welding Questions 07-14-2018, 07:42 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,579
Posted By stout8807
Stainless steel and sulfuric acid

1 year ago we built a bioferm(takes methane and knocks the H2S out and makes natural gas.) it was built using schd 10, 304l stainless steel. The problem is that itís gettimg High concentration of...
Forum: Machines, tools, etc. 06-13-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,828
Posted By stout8807
Re: Purox Oxweld Torches

Hey charlie, I was able to get ox weld tips from Airgas. If I get some, Iíll take you up on that trade
Forum: Machines, tools, etc. 06-08-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,828
Posted By stout8807
Purox Oxweld Torches

I stumbled across one that was stashed away at the shop. I cleaned up the tip and gave it go, cut smooth and real clean. Anyone else use one and what are your guys opinions on them? This one I...
Forum: Work 06-07-2018, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,388
Posted By stout8807
Re: Any work for ConocoPhillips in Colorado

I would be interested in going to south Texas for ConocoPhillips, I have papers for them but itís out here in the old PAB area. About had with these cock suckers that bought out the Dumas/ Guymon...
Forum: Everything Else 08-31-2017, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,734
Posted By stout8807
Re: How long can Speedy tread water?

Glad to hear you guys are safe.
Forum: Rigwelder.com Community Support 08-27-2017, 08:48 AM
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Views: 108,592
Posted By stout8807
Re: What the FUCK have you knuckle dragging fucks been doing!

Have been on for awhile, been staying hooked up. Spent the winter building a bioferm(converts methane to natural gas.) Shit load of stainless and carbon steel. Start 3 mi of 6" Thursday. Supposed to...
Forum: Rigwelder.com Community Support 03-30-2017, 08:44 PM
Replies: 573
Views: 108,592
Posted By stout8807
Re: What the FUCK have you knuckle dragging fucks been doing!

Been working on a job for a process that removes H2S from methane, scrubs it and basically converts it to natural gas. Keeping busy with this and small compressors for gas wells.
Forum: Work 03-26-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,096
Posted By stout8807
Re: Let's here how y'all landed your first welding position

My step dad was a production manager at company being shipped to Australia my junior year. They hired me and sent me to the back with the welders that we're building the cradles to set down the...
Forum: General Welding Questions 03-03-2017, 06:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,383
Posted By stout8807
Re: A53 grade b pipe

Helps tremendously, thank you.
Forum: General Welding Questions 03-03-2017, 05:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,383
Posted By stout8807
Re: A53 grade b pipe

Would a xx10 rod be sufficient all the way out, or would a xx18 be required?
Forum: General Welding Questions 03-03-2017, 04:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,383
Posted By stout8807
Re: A53 grade b pipe

I would consult the wps, except they didn't send one.
Forum: General Welding Questions 03-03-2017, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,383
Posted By stout8807
A53 grade b pipe

We just picked up a job that is calling for a53 grade B pipe instead of our usual A106. Would E6010 be sufficient for root pass, or would 7010 or an 8010 be better?
Forum: General Welding Questions 02-27-2017, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,669
Posted By stout8807
Re: 8010 root pass

I run same land and gap, but about 5-10 hotter. I've noticed that if my gap is a bit wide in spots, it fills in better than 6010. Don't fuck around getting your hot pass in or let it cool to...
Forum: Everything Else 11-11-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,308
Posted By stout8807
Happy Veterans Day

Happy Veterans Day to everyone, and a big thanks to all those who taught and are still fighting for our freedoms we have
Forum: Interesting info 11-11-2016, 07:14 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,522
Posted By stout8807
ConocoPhilips selling natural gas assets

https://www.google.com/amp/mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKBN1351EA?client=safari
ConocoPhilips is set to sell of assets in the PAB area, (Panhandle Anadarko Barnett) estimated at $8billion.
Forum: Machines, tools, etc. 11-07-2016, 07:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,708
Posted By stout8807
Re: Shorthood rebuild

I think the electric start on this was a homemade job. Looks like they quit messing with it when the starter wouldn't fit
Forum: Machines, tools, etc. 11-07-2016, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,708
Posted By stout8807
Re: Shorthood rebuild

The starter won't work because it doesn't fit lol, it hits on the oil pan. My boss is bringing me from an old ford tractor to try. I am going to replace the radiator hoses this weekend, clean out...
Forum: General Welding Questions 11-07-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 8,964
Posted By stout8807
Re: AdviceÖ *posted it in the wrong thread*

First off, stop the working through breaks bull shit. Have we all done it? Yes. Usually I will work through one or work through on certain occasions. If I'm at the shop and have errands to run,...
Forum: Machines, tools, etc. 11-07-2016, 03:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,708
Posted By stout8807
Re: Shorthood rebuild

Just a few more, don't think this starter will work
Forum: Machines, tools, etc. 11-07-2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,708
Posted By stout8807
Re: Shorthood rebuild

Here are some picks of what I uncovered. Only found one broke wire. Red one from the exciter.
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