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  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

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PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Aug 17 15 9:51 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
thanks KAM. This one is for a client. Can't wait to be done.
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Aug 10 15 9:09 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Photo album updated
  Topic: Cast Iron
OmahaRed

Replies: 12
Views: 4114

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Mon Jul 13 15 4:16 am   Subject: Cast Iron
http://m.homedepot.com/p/Diablo-4-1-2-in-40-Grit-Steel-Demon-Corner-Edge-Grinding-and-Polishing-Flap-Disc-with-Type-29-Conical-Design-DCC045040N01F/202830906/
  Topic: Cast Iron
OmahaRed

Replies: 12
Views: 4114

PostForum: Off Topic   Posted: Sat Jul 11 15 12:55 pm   Subject: Cast Iron
flap disc? they make one, Diablos, it has a chamfered edge for cleaning inside weld beads.
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Mon Jul 06 15 9:24 pm   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Thanks for the welcome. She's coming slowly but surely. nearly time to hang the doors and paint.
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Sun Jul 05 15 1:03 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.760348464002005.1073741828.388179631218892&type=3
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Fri Jun 19 15 12:17 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Uh, yeah. You could hang a side of beef in that thing! Shocked

Looking forward to seeing how she progresses. Nice work so far! I see you have a box of those pneumatic openers. I don't want to kno ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Thu Jun 18 15 10:40 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
No child roasting here. though, i could roast 8 4th graders if you were into that sort of thing....
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
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PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Thu Jun 18 15 6:46 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Do you have any pics of the cooker?
You could use mechanical weights like I use.


Here's the fixed link to the pictures, K.A.M.


https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.760348464002005.1073 ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue Jun 02 15 8:58 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Thanks. I'm familiar with the counterweight, but in this case it is not feasible. This is a cabinet style smoker, already 5'10 on casters, adding anymore to the height is not what I'm looking for. ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
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PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue Jun 02 15 6:47 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
multiplying the weight of the door (172) by half the height of the door gives us constant of 3268. Dividing that by the desired spring weight (200), and then again by 2 (number of springs) I am able ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue Jun 02 15 6:38 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
according to the math, when mounted 1/4 from the top of the door, the pistons must each bear the total weight of the door. so, in this example, 172 pound door, with 19" center of gravity, and ( ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue Jun 02 15 6:30 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
ok. After some chatting with some super mad scientists, and a much inspired conference with mr. Google, I have come across this...


http://www.acecontrols.com/PDF/Gas%20Spring%20Catalog-Revised%2 ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue Jun 02 15 6:23 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
172 pounds per door. If the struts are mounted half way up the door, with the strut lined up for a perpendicular close ( or close enough) I would need two struts rated for approximately 175 pounds. ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Wed May 20 15 3:31 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
I suppose I'll have to buy yet another single-use tool. damn. Also, i'm guessing I'll have to weigh it at the point of connection, yeah?
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
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PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue May 19 15 8:15 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Is there a formula to determine how big/heavy the lift struts need to be to hold the door open on this cooker?

The door is 64 inches wide by 38 inches tall, 1/8" hot rolled steel, double wall ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Thu Dec 25 14 10:25 pm   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
It looks like mineral wool is the most cost effective. Should I use rigid board or the fluffy fill and pack it in?
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Tue Nov 25 14 5:00 am   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
Is fiberglass insulation completely wrong?
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Sat Oct 11 14 11:18 pm   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
I hadnt considered rigid ceramic. I figured spun ceramic blankets was the standard. But, if rockwool is better, I can definitely see using it. found some ROXUL for a decent price. does anyone have ...
  Topic: questions on first insulated cabinet build
OmahaRed

Replies: 47
Views: 13060

PostForum: Cookers   Posted: Sat Oct 11 14 8:51 pm   Subject: questions on first insulated cabinet build
I appreciate you guys keeping the thread alive. Back to the main topic, Does it look like I'm going to be able to get proper flow with the measurements I've listed?

Also, how does rockwool compare ...
 
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