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"Steve Tyng" <SteveT44-at-comcast.net>
RE: Another ney guy [TANKS]
Wed, 19 Apr 2006 06:32:45 -0400
> My name is Bob Cathey and I live in Columbus Ohio, I have been lurking
> around here for a couple months and have begun building a tiger.
> How do you drill the shaft collars that come with the evw's' the things
> that take it fromm 8mm to .5 inch
> I cant even scratch the things except with my angle grinder
The collars your referring to are hardened steel. You will need to soften
them with a torch before drilling.
> do you guys seal your hulls by covering it with tight bond 3 and sanding?
I coat areas prone to paintball goo, oil and grease intrusion with Titebond
II. Sand the first coat and then apply a second. Leaves a very nice finish
on birch plywood.
> I have enjoyed the entire process of planning and building my tank and
> hope to shoot someone with it one day.
Your not that far away from Maryland. I hope to see you on the field soon.