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    Unless it's a Federal Pacific panel....

    Unless it's a Federal Pacific panel....
  2. Derek, I am heading to Menards. Internet says...

    Derek, I am heading to Menards. Internet says they have six at that store. I will pick one up and check on shipping cost. If you donít want it I will keep it, so donít feel obligated.

    ps. If...
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    You should seriously critique his design. He...

    You should seriously critique his design. He used a lot of lumber, but the support is really just the shear strength of his connectors. He didnít use any compressive strength of his lumber. And...
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    Go to the edge of the concrete floor where it...

    Go to the edge of the concrete floor where it meets the yard/dirt. Dig a sloping trench about 6 feet wide, 15 feet long, and terminates at the edge of the concrete at the height of the floor of your...
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    Mmmmm.... Pat, Thanks for the suggestion. If...

    Mmmmm....
    Pat, Thanks for the suggestion. If the finances are there or a model is put forth whereas the additional personnel can be funded I am sure Keith will look at it.
    However I don’t think...
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    When packing to move to a new city last fall, I...

    When packing to move to a new city last fall, I pitched all our old financial documents. Most went into the shredder. But back in the 70's, 80's and 90's I preferred to pay almost everything by...
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    Yonak, thank you and tell your wife thanks. ...

    Yonak, thank you and tell your wife thanks. Great minds must think alike, as I also had thoughts along those lines.

    But that scenario and others have been put forth.
    Keith, et al. have...
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    I use a dental pick.

    I use a dental pick.
  9. Good news, the recall is still active; just...

    Good news, the recall is still active; just called their hotline. Originally you had the option of a $100 or a retrofit guard. They ran out of the retrofit blade guard and replacement table a number...
  10. http://www.radialarmsawrecall.com/ Yes,...

    http://www.radialarmsawrecall.com/

    Yes, depending on the serial number.
    Sears was just the middle man as they didn’t actually manufacture the saws; Emerson Tool was the actual supplier of the...
  11. Usually yes. The stuff we used was a like 31...

    Usually yes. The stuff we used was a like 31 times less cement than normal concrete. Mostly sand and small aggregate. Has almost no structural value, just takes up space. When the stuff I used for...
  12. Yes, something like.... Google flowable fill....

    Yes, something like....

    Google flowable fill.

    I have used it a few times. Once when raising a sunken sidewalk, once when leveling washed out dirt from the slab under a stand alone garage, and...
  13. They make tubes of rubberized tile grout in...

    They make tubes of rubberized tile grout in almost any color. Check your local borg or tile store.
  14. Peter, if youíre still reading, I feel your pain....

    Peter, if youíre still reading, I feel your pain. Not recently, but starting in the late 80ís I was enthralled with the idea that I could tap into the thoughts of thousands of people at once. ...
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    If you were thinking angle iron you have some...

    If you were thinking angle iron you have some metal working capabilities??
    If so, consider this (ignore the poor quality of the doodles)

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    Parameters: open side to roll over table saw,...
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    Why two runs? 14/3 with ground gets your two...

    Why two runs? 14/3 with ground gets your two current switch loop conductors, your neutral, and your equipment ground.

    edit: wrt the size of the box, for new or exposed work I almost always use a...
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    If you need that data there is a low tech work...

    If you need that data there is a low tech work around..
    When I needed interval data of relative humidity in a school building over the summer break and ran out of loggers I set up some real time...
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    Lee, I was taught the opposite. The black from...

    Lee, I was taught the opposite. The black from the switch always went to the load.
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    The NEC did change in 2011. Here is the...

    The NEC did change in 2011.

    Here is the language from the 2017 NEC, Article 404.2(c)
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    I have circled the areas that I think are of import in your scenario, defining the applicable...
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    Sticky: An update. The National Fire Protection...

    An update. The National Fire Protection Association now makes the 2017 NEC freely available online.
    You will need to register, but that is free.

    It is neither downloadable nor searchable, but it...
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    First, I removed the motors from my unisaw,...

    First, I removed the motors from my unisaw, DeWalt radial arm saw, and my 15Ē drill press.
    I did not want that weight stressing the mounts, trunions, arm as the trailer bounced up and down driving...
  22. The one at our high school goes through 8/4 stuff...

    The one at our high school goes through 8/4 stuff like butter and doesn’t slow down much with glued up 16/4. It has the commercial Bies on it.
    Never had to remove the motor, but you should consider...
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    I chose to build. I could have purchased a...

    I chose to build. I could have purchased a pre-built for less than my material costs, but I wanted some things that a pre-built wouldnít accommodate.

    With the temp swings in Iowa, I wanted an...
  24. If I understand, you are trying to bring the edge...

    If I understand, you are trying to bring the edge of the window frame even with the sheetrock so the window trim sits flush with no gaps.
    If so...what I did when working on my first house, built...
  25. Rollie, thanks. When presenting my pLan to the...

    Rollie, thanks.
    When presenting my pLan to the AHJ I asked him about it. I was informed the intuitive opinions of the forum replies were accurate; one feeder or circuit, but not both.
    He said a...
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