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Tool Bin
« on: January 23, 2015, 10:11:52 AM »
This thread is for the express purpose of exchanging tools that seem to be unique to the Arima community.

Some basic rules: 

This is not a place to discuss the merits of tools or their prices or quality. 

If you have a tool that you are willing to loan or part with that is sometimes needed in doing work on our boats, this is the place to find it.  As an example.  I have a 4" hole say (cost $35 +/-).  I have used it twice and do not see a need for it in my future.  I will post in on here...  I also have a Yamaha T-8 shop manual ($80) that I think I am done with.

If you are interested in participating, it would be helpful to have you general location,  as in community & state.

This thread is an experiment.  If it does not work out, it will likely go away.

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« Last Edit: January 23, 2015, 11:29:25 AM by StreamFixer »
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'03 Yamaha 115 EFI
'05 Yamaha T8 Solas 4 blade prop

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Offline AlAdams

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #1 on: January 23, 2015, 11:26:57 AM »
OK, I have a 3" hole saw blade. I bought it to install the Baystar hydraulic steering.  None of my neighbors had the 3" blade.  Anyway, there's a good chance I'll never use this blade again so I don't mind selling it or just loaning it out.  Al
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Offline BayWolf

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #2 on: January 24, 2015, 08:17:09 PM »
I have a right angle drill. Good for tight spots.

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Offline First Cabin

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #3 on: January 24, 2015, 08:24:25 PM »
I have a cheap high speed grinder with cutting disks that I purchased from Harbor Freight Tools.

If you have to remove a frozen steering cable, save yourself a lot of hassle and just cut it off! 
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Second:  1987 17' SeaRanger, Merc 90 2-stroke, Yamaha F8
Current:  2002 17' SeaChaser, Yamaha F100, Yamaha T8

Offline BayWolf

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2015, 09:09:34 PM »
Anybody have a good set of wire strippers and good quality crimpers I can borrow?
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Offline Kimbrey

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #5 on: February 04, 2015, 10:01:04 PM »
I have the crimpers to loan out to do these type of fittings which are great for bait pumps et cetera.
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Offline metalwrkr

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #6 on: February 17, 2015, 10:40:31 AM »
I'm retired and live in the Tacoma area and have a small (very) home welding shop.  I am not a business. I have a cnc plasma cutter and can cut small parts of SS and mild steel.  I also have ss (mig) welding capabilities.  I would be glad to give someone a hand with a small project or repair that no one else wants to touch.  If it is a very small weld or part cut (your material) we are talking free.  If it is larger job, beer may be required!..........Russ K.
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Offline strokersquid

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #7 on: March 24, 2015, 05:15:10 PM »
Wish you were by me. Seems there is always some item that could use a weld but I usually end up replacing.

Offline Stor Fisk

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #8 on: May 20, 2015, 07:44:08 AM »
    Been in Electrical Contracting for 25 years, lots of various tools. Eugene OR area. In need please e-mail me at rdc***30@hotmail.com.

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« Last Edit: May 20, 2015, 04:15:16 PM by StreamFixer »
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Offline Croaker Stroker

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #9 on: May 20, 2015, 09:32:09 AM »
I have a cheap high speed grinder with cutting disks that I purchased from Harbor Freight Tools.

If you have to remove a frozen steering cable, save yourself a lot of hassle and just cut it off!


When you cut that cable....Careful not to get grinding dust on your fiberglass or you'll have little rusty spots all over your boat.

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Offline toddshog

Re: Tool Bin
« Reply #10 on: November 24, 2016, 03:26:30 PM »
Anyone in the Portland/Vancouver or Ventura Ca (for hand tools) that is in need of tools let me know.  I have quite the collection from over the years.   I just added a gelcoat cup gun for anyone who needs one.   I am willing to ship stuff as well.   
« Last Edit: November 24, 2016, 03:40:04 PM by toddshog »
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