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    How hard would it be to make a temporary ramp to...

    How hard would it be to make a temporary ramp to get over the 1 in threshold.
  2. Do you have some left over offcuts from the top?...

    Do you have some left over offcuts from the top? Could you duplicate the defect using that material and try the clear epoxy repair on it?
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    Good point, my locked miter router bit suggestion...

    Good point, my locked miter router bit suggestion may not be viable in your case.
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    How about a lock mitre router bit? ...

    How about a lock mitre router bit?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbJszKqyfBA
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    Gotta agree, that is one butt ugly house inside...

    Gotta agree, that is one butt ugly house inside and out.
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    Thanks for clarifying, good tip.

    Thanks for clarifying, good tip.
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    That's pretty good for a low tech and probably...

    That's pretty good for a low tech and probably relatively low cost method. Sometimes simple is good.
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    Or flush cut saw.

    Or flush cut saw.
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    Sticky: Please register me, thanks.

    Please register me, thanks.
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    Anyone know what the reason is for this? This...

    Anyone know what the reason is for this? This would presumably promote small run of river type projects (assuming there are tax breaks for renewable projects) but why not promote all hydro? Apologies...
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    I think you are in the minority in excluding...

    I think you are in the minority in excluding hydro from renewable power sources https://sciencing.com/facts-5778942-hydropower-non-renewable-renewable-resource-.html .
    Are you suggesting Norway...
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    Yes simple cycle gas turbines are much faster...

    Yes simple cycle gas turbines are much faster than a coal fired power plant but not seconds, a GE aeroderivative LM 6000 gas turbine minimum start time is 5 min while a coal fired plant is more like...
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    Agree with some of what you say but I think you...

    Agree with some of what you say but I think you are wrong two points. One, hydro is a renewable energy source. Yes in theory a drought could reduce the ability to generate power but at least in North...
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    Bet the same was said about gasoline when Henry...

    Bet the same was said about gasoline when Henry Ford introduced mass production of automobiles with gasoline powered engines.
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    Wow, a 1948 "floor furnace" (what's that?) still...

    Wow, a 1948 "floor furnace" (what's that?) still working. I'm impressed, my oldest working thing (other than my 1949 body) is a 1954 Delta Homecraft drill press.
  16. Thread: VFD Help

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    Another source of VFDs is Jack Foresberg who is a...

    Another source of VFDs is Jack Foresberg who is a member on this forum.
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    I'm always amazed when I hear that islands like...

    I'm always amazed when I hear that islands like the US Virgin Islands don't already generate the majority of their electricity from wind and solar. I believe they are in the process of getting their...
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    Mike, pretty good synopsis of the hydrogen issue....

    Mike, pretty good synopsis of the hydrogen issue. I think of hydrogen as a energy storage medium not a fuel like gas or oil. The competition for hydrogen is battery storage and as batteries get...
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    Don't know if the other states can or would...

    Don't know if the other states can or would decide to lower electrical sales to California. My understanding is electricity is a commodity sold on the open market mainly by private for profit...
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    Check your math, 34.91% is not over 35%. I agree...

    Check your math, 34.91% is not over 35%. I agree California have always been a NIMBY state but when it comes to climate change I think they are on the right side of the issue. Yes Wyoming primarily...
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    Check your calculator, California power mix large...

    Check your calculator, California power mix large hydro + small hydro + wind +solar = 35.15 vs nat gas = 34.91 and all non fossil fuel combined = 51%. Plus wind and solar is expanding while nat gas...
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    FYI there is one coal fired power plant in the...

    FYI there is one coal fired power plant in the entire state of California a 6 1/2 hour drive from Berkeley built in 1978 and it produces 0.2% of the electrical capacity. Also California is phasing...
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    Yeah, too many people review the buying...

    Yeah, too many people review the buying experience rather than the actual product.


    OK, I need some help in understanding the connection.
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    [QUOTE=Bill Carey;2946210] OK BBQ sauce on ribs...

    [QUOTE=Bill Carey;2946210]
    OK BBQ sauce on ribs I understand.
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    Yeah, too many people review the buying...

    Yeah, too many people review the buying experience rather than the actual product.
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