Swisher rough finish mower for a customer. The spindle mounting bolts loosened up, thing shook apart and busted up stuff. I cut out the two steel layers totaling in 5/16″ thickness and put in a repair patch plate 5/8″ thick. Overkill, but that’s the material handy. I beveled the edges to fill weld it into place.
Hydraulic cylinder stud repair
The hydraulic cylinder on the shop press I built has been leaking for quite a while. The leak had been getting progressively worse.