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    Many people make the roundup mix too strong it...

    Many people make the roundup mix too strong it should take at least 48 hours to see any effect. Any sooner and you are wasting product and reducing the effectiveness. If it is too strong the plants...
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    I looked at paint booth filter rolls. is pretty...

    I looked at paint booth filter rolls. is pretty cheap to buy only 10 micron filtering range. 1 micron or less is recommended for wood dust. I have no idea what home furnace filter micron range is....
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    At least the outlet is grounded and GFCI. My...

    At least the outlet is grounded and GFCI. My family house built around 1950 has a 40 amp panel. No ground wires beyond the main panel. Of course no air conditioning needed in the San Francisco...
  4. No need for any restoration yet. And no arc of...

    No need for any restoration yet. And no arc of shame on the table either. My father explained that after the war motors were hard to come by and many manufacturers used whatever make they could...
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    I thought it was interesting the leader kept...

    I thought it was interesting the leader kept saying slow, slow. I would have thought he would have been telling them they could go a little faster. Tortuse and the hare I suppose. I bet that was...
  6. I grew up with that drillpress. My father bought...

    I grew up with that drillpress. My father bought it new around 1947 or so. He cut the left side of the pulley housing and added a jack shaft to get lower speeds. I added a light socket inside the...
  7. Adding a gas strut or counterweight will take...

    Adding a gas strut or counterweight will take most of the load off the rack and reduce the forces trying to bend the rack.
    Bill D
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    https://www.lowes.com/pd/ThruWall-8-in-Corded-Thro...

    https://www.lowes.com/pd/ThruWall-8-in-Corded-Through-Wall-Fan/3199255

    Bill D
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    decent pictures here: Make sure to use sealed...

    decent pictures here:
    Make sure to use sealed bearing not shielded.
    Bil lD

    https://woodworking.astrosteve.com/2017/05/08/byrd-tool-shelix-head-review-for-jointer/
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    For 3hp and under it is probably cheaper to buy a...

    For 3hp and under it is probably cheaper to buy a VFd then it is to buy the switchgear and disconnects required by code. A VfD qualifies as a disconenct per NEC.
    Bil lD
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    Open the window and door into the shop. Have a...

    Open the window and door into the shop. Have a vent fan through the wall between the two. Or install a bathroom vent fan in the office ceiling to draw in the outside cooled air from the shop.
    Bill D
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    Amish moving a barn

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hZL7TqSeDus
    The barn is in great shape and well worth moving. No idea why it is being moved but I see there is a buried pipeline in the area maybe they needed to dig...
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    AFAIK All! frank loyd wright buildings have roof...

    AFAIK All! frank loyd wright buildings have roof problems. From sagging to just leaking. There may be some of his early houses that do not have roof problems but I know at least one has had steel...
  14. Talking about pillow cases my wife taught me an...

    Talking about pillow cases my wife taught me an old flannel pillowcase is great for cleaning a ceiling fan blade. Carefully place it over the blade, so the blade is inside the case, then rub the...
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    Could be a snap ring on the shaft end opposite...

    Could be a snap ring on the shaft end opposite the pulley.
    Bill D
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    I bought a two pack of jigsaw blades for metal...

    I bought a two pack of jigsaw blades for metal cutting but with a reciprocating saw shank. Easier to get the nose of a reciprocating saw into places a jigsaw will not fit. If you hack it up too bad...
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    Does it look like the link below? There may be...

    Does it look like the link below?

    There may be a nut on the non pulley end that has to be unscrewed to pull that bearing off. Do that before removing the pulley. Dig around a while with an ice...
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    I see he is in San Francisco so it will be major...

    I see he is in San Francisco so it will be major money to get it approved. It is not to code as it is since SF requires conduit or mc cable everywhere. I do not know if they allow plastic conduit...
  19. Just yesterday I needed to open a glass jar with...

    Just yesterday I needed to open a glass jar with some paint in it. It was stuck and being 105 I did not want to go outside to get a rubber jar opening thing from the kitchen. I had a used hook and...
  20. Sounds like the chuck is bell mouthed and worn. ...

    Sounds like the chuck is bell mouthed and worn. It won't mean much but I would indicate the outer body of the chuck and see if that is better.
    Indicate the shaft of the bit just above the head. ...
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    Keep an eye out for a three phase cyclone and big...

    Keep an eye out for a three phase cyclone and big disk sander. Should be a a lot cheaper in three phase. Even with a rpc I recommend using as vfd to supply the drill press for the extra features....
  22. I remember when sears sold little stick on rulers...

    I remember when sears sold little stick on rulers to convert your adjustable wrench to metric.
    Bill D
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    Party fog machines show airflow. Bill D

    Party fog machines show airflow.
    Bill D
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    With the cost of fuses today I would replace that...

    With the cost of fuses today I would replace that fuse box with a breaker box. Probably find something used on craigs list. It should cost less then the price of two boxes of fuses.
    Bil lD

    You...
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    The fridge should be on it's own fuse with...

    The fridge should be on it's own fuse with nothing else. maybe a high mount clock outlet in the kitchen shared with it. In fact you probably have one for lights and one for outlets.
    Bil lD
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