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    I have always thought. a "Servo' brand power...

    I have always thought. a "Servo' brand power feeder would be the logical starting point for such a conversion. Often used as a power table feeder on a bridgeport type milling machine. You have to...
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    Sticky: Note to building owners. Do not ignore...

    Note to building owners. Do not ignore complaints about mushrooms growing on the wooden balcony.
    Bill D
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Berkeley_balcony_collapse
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    Of course the heaters will have to be replaced...

    Of course the heaters will have to be replaced but it should pull in and close the contacts. It may be cheaper to buy a correctly sized used overload then to buy three new heaters.
    Bill D
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    Will Grizzly sell just the impeller? Bill D

    Will Grizzly sell just the impeller?
    Bill D
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    The coil look correct. I think the jumpers are...

    The coil look correct. I think the jumpers are stamped sheet metal. I do not see the power inputs. It should go to one or two and the other to three or four correct? No neutral involved.
    Bill D
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    Fluoropolymers, is the generic name for Teflon....

    Fluoropolymers, is the generic name for Teflon.
    Hydroflouric aicd is one of the worst things to get on your skin as it causes nerve damage so you do not feel the need for treatment
    Bill D
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    With hydrangas the flower color is set when the...

    With hydrangas the flower color is set when the bloom starts. It will not change after it shows it's true color. the soil Ph can change the color but the Ph must be adjusted before the bloom sets. ...
  8. I made my gates so the shutter can slide all the...

    I made my gates so the shutter can slide all the way through, self clearing. A air compressor helps. I find more and more uses for my gun cleaning kit even though I do not own a gun.
    Bill D
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    South Bend? OP says the maker is out of the...

    South Bend? OP says the maker is out of the business.
    Bill D.
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    Why is the fire blocking so high between the...

    Why is the fire blocking so high between the studs?
    Bill D
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    Garage parking is easy to limit going to far. I...

    Garage parking is easy to limit going to far. I lived in a house with a washer/dryer in the garage. The end of the garage was raised 6" for about 6' for the width of the end of the garage. This...
  12. Why replace yearly? Is this for aircraft or...

    Why replace yearly? Is this for aircraft or healthcare use?
    Bill D
  13. I would get the cheap old ones and reform them...

    I would get the cheap old ones and reform them before use. Seems cheap enough to try.
    Bill D

    https://landandmaritimeapps.dla.mil/programs/MilSpec/ListDocs.aspx?BasicDoc=MIL-HDBK-1131
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    I have certainly read that the shrouded fan...

    I have certainly read that the shrouded fan impeller works better but it can get clogged easily. I would think a cyclone would solve that problem. Would that impleer type be an easy upgrade? Who...
  15. John I have seen recommendations to slope the...

    John I have seen recommendations to slope the lines the other way so it all drains back to the compressor to one central drain. At any rate they all agree to slope the lines so they drain in some...
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    I think it is interesting to see that premium is...

    I think it is interesting to see that premium is still exactly 20 cents a gallon more then regular. With gas double or triple in in price you would think the differential would change at least one...
  17. A quality tank can have the drain valve off the...

    A quality tank can have the drain valve off the bottom but with a internal dip tube to the tank bottom. Few have the dip tube. Best practice is to have a horizontal pipe out of the drain port to...
  18. Just make sure the voltage is as high or higher. ...

    Just make sure the voltage is as high or higher. Easy enough if the terminals are the same type and sex or do they solder on?
    Bill D
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    I wonder how it would work on locks like for a...

    I wonder how it would work on locks like for a car. They recommend no lube at all, or dry graphite.
    Years ago I read about. a British army study of tank tread lube in the desert. I think this was...
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    It is designed to be a chain lube so it should...

    It is designed to be a chain lube so it should work fine.
    I think waxing the chain is a hold over of mis translating British English. In the early days British soaked their chains in paraffin to...
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    AFAIK It has teflon not silicone so no finishing...

    AFAIK It has teflon not silicone so no finishing problems. I did not notice any smell. Drys fast when it is 95 in the shop.
    Bill D
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    https://www.etrailer.com/faq-Adding-Electric-Over-...

    https://www.etrailer.com/faq-Adding-Electric-Over-Hydraulic-Disc-Brakes.aspx

    https://www.easternmarine.com/electric-hydraulic-brake-actuators
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    Since the new ring will not be a perfect match...

    Since the new ring will not be a perfect match make it a contrasting wood or even brass. Walnut and ebony come to mind.
    Some would make the edge a river table or is that outdated yet?
    Bill D
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    Dupont chain saver lube. My new dry lube

    I mentioned it in my jointer thread and thought I would post a new thread about Dupont Chain Saver spray lube. It goes on wet about like wd40 but in a few minutes it dries to a thin teflon wax film....
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    I understand that 1/1000 of an inch is the...

    I understand that 1/1000 of an inch is the minimum the human eye can see as no being the same. So you are plenty close enough. I have read 0.003 is fine.
    Bill D
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