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RE: [TowerTalk] RE: CadWeld OneShots

To: "KJ6RA" <>
Subject: RE: [TowerTalk] RE: CadWeld OneShots
Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2004 03:02:34 +0000
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You're right Rich.  I've developed the technique.  I hold the torch's tank and 
stand with two feet spread apart and crouch over and light and get out quick.  
I've never had any problem but I do agree that the flash could conceivably get 
to the propane cylinder and yes it would be bad if that exploded.  Phil

> Nice article, but I do have to take exception to the propane torch idea.
> I would HIGHLY encourage anyone using the Cadweld equipment to use the
> proper spark igniter. Not only can you maybe blow the powder away but
> also there is a serious risk of burning yourself if you are to close at
> the time of ignition. The proper igniter is cheaper than a trip to the
> burn center.
> Rich  KJ6RA

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