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    torch replied to the thread Hanix Mini Giant excavator?.
    So did I. In retrospect, it's one of those DOH! revelations that is so obvious -- once it is explained!
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    torch replied to the thread Electric.
    Maybe it is different in Flamborough, but up here there's a monthly service charge for each service entrance. Cheaper to have one...
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    I was referring to this style: https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B07N69PGM1 ( I find the 6mm plug handles most needs quite admirably. )...
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    torch replied to the thread Electric.
    I had a reliever on my crew the other day. He arrived in a Tesla. His wife phoned him and warned him that her phone app showed the car...
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    If you can remove the tire, use a mushroom plug from the inside. Kind of a cross between a patch and a plug. Can't blow out. Even...
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    torch replied to the thread Loader valve problem.
    That kind of price usually means the part is no longer available. If the spool is salvageable, then it's possible a machinist could...
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    torch replied to the thread B7100 Three Point Control Valve.
    From this chain, I had the impression that it fell at idle and rose at high rpm when the lever was pulled back, however it would not...
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    torch replied to the thread B7100 Three Point Control Valve.
    It shouldn't drop if the system is sealed upstream. He never mentioned having any other hydraulic implements upstream, which is why I...
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    torch replied to the thread B7100 Three Point Control Valve.
    The WSM has a series of diagrams documenting each case (up, down, overload, etc.) here is the page for Neutral, which shows the components:
    • 3ph_control_neutral.jpg
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    torch replied to the thread B7100 Three Point Control Valve.
    There's no load check on the B7100. If the 3ph lever is in the raise position at the same time as an upstream implement control lever is...
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    torch replied to the thread Loader valve problem.
    It was working before, then the shock loading, now it doesn't work? Pretty good bet that the shock was transmitted through the system...
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    I think he's talking about when the spool valve is just shifted partially. Yes, when it is fully open the return flow should be to the...
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    torch replied to the thread B7100 Three Point Control Valve.
    Typically the 3ph will fall if the lever is moved to the raise position IF there is another hydraulically powered implement with the...
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    torch replied to the thread Hanix Mini Giant excavator?.
    Sweet! (The tracks, not the heat)
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    torch replied to the thread Boom pole .... anyone have one?.
    It looks stout. Congratulations.