Question: Airco 200 Amp Hornet Special D C Arc Welder

I Need Info On A Old AIRCO 200 AMP HORNET SPECIAL Arc Welder

My buddy has me this welder. There is a climate Hornet Special 200 amp DC welder. It has a flat head 4 cylinder that my buddy said that he thinks is a Herkules.auf the front of the welder has the serial and model numbers. . 2DDG model-LMB-Cserielle E37380M6H6BEs has other information when you need it. The engine needs a starter and altenator. Where can I get this? or parts or information about any of this? would help anything. Thank you ...

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My machine has a (+) post that the torch is connected to. Can I just take the spool off, disconnect the torch, and in it's place put a wire and rod holder? Or is an arc welder voltage / frequency / something else different? I know this is kinda going backwards, but it seems like it would allow me to make deeper welds and also work with different rods for Al and Stainless without gas. Can I do this? ...

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I have a flux core wire welder. It has about 5 or 6 amperage settings. I tried welding some sheet metal together at the lowest setting, but it just blew a hole in the metal. I was just trying to practice, and it was really thin metal, but is my machine just going to be too strong to do it? I want to weld in rocker panels and cab corners on my truck. I should add that I welded some 1/8 or ...

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I just got a 1985 dodge d-150 pick up truck and the body is sound on this thing, but the roof by the what was left by the rain gutter down to the windshield (about 1-2"high by the with of the roof) is gone missing and no longer there(got the idea?) i ground down till i got to good metal but alot of this goes into the windshield rubber gasket. but right now i have no welder and the truck is ...

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I Have A Weld On Exhaust Tip. I Dont Have A Welder. Is There Any Way To Clamp On A Weld On Exhuast Tip

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Need help fast but cant get the special tool any other ways of compressing it. TY ...

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Back in 2002 I bought a 1972 Datsun 240Z for 500 with the intention of restoring it was in rough shape. The special feature of this car was the body, it had an integral fender flares and spoiler, which were fiberglassed on the body. I never came to restore, but what the hell was that?? I have never seen another 240Z, like to see it there. Was it a special edition or a hacked out of the car project? ...

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I am a UCLA student in Southern California and am selling my car. I'm interested in buying one of these 49 cc 50 cc scooters. Tons of people have them at the school I attend; they look pretty chill, super cheap (~$700-$1000) and very easy for getting around West LA. I was curious though: Do I need scooter insurance? And, do I need a special license? Thanks in advance. ...