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Old 01-24-2013, 08:19 PM
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anyone local to me weld?

i need to find a lawnsite guy on here that knows how to weld. i have a 6x16 trailer that needs some welding work. local trailer place wants 270-300 for welding and front end rebuild.

work to be done: fully cracked angle iron infront of wheels, move back in the front sides from being hacked out and pushed out 6" to haul a bush hog on a ford tractor.
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Old 01-24-2013, 09:21 PM
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I weld and looking on my map I'm only about 3" from you. Stop by tomorrow after lunch and I'll look at it. (I'm just kidding)
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Old 01-25-2013, 09:12 PM
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What's the problem with paying the 300 dollars to have the trailer place do it? It's not a lot of money and it sounds from your description to be half a day of work at-least. When you say the angle iron is cracked are you talking posts and rails or are you talking the frame on the floor?
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Old 01-25-2013, 09:47 PM
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Yea minus consumables etc thats barely a days pay? Drop the trailer off yesterday. I hire a welder for 500 for the day and he uses my equip and supplies
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Old 01-25-2013, 10:05 PM
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I would say that he is a little under priced, I would want more than that myself.
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