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  0 Thread: Garden hoses
Post: RE: Garden hoses

Garden Hose After having the same issues as all above, I went with this one, I purchased 2 of the above and will be getting a 3rd. I have had these for 2 years in Central Florida and have had no is...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 22 1,748 06-21-2021, 06:25 AM
  0 Thread: drip, drip, drip...
Post: RE: drip, drip, drip...

As Eight Fingers stated, there is no water deflection when pouring down drain, standing in shower deflects water all over shower. As he said remove plate and caulk or putty behind. Also check outside ...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 10 903 06-03-2021, 10:16 AM
  Photo Thread: Gas Range Not Coming Up To Temp
Post: RE: Gas Range Not Coming Up To Temp

I had a bad temperature sensor, don't know where yours is located. if found and you have a ohm meter, the one I had has a 2 wire plug. You will need to set your meter 2k or 4k and at room temp you sho...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 14 1,251 04-21-2021, 01:26 PM
  0 Thread: New water heater- sulphur smell
Post: RE: New water heater- sulphur smell

(04-13-2021, 08:00 PM)goaliedad Wrote: The water conditioner is a basic salt based water Softner.     When I am here alone the smell is obvious. With my wife here, and doing laundry the smell goes a...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 12 1,372 04-15-2021, 08:39 AM
  0 Thread: Delta 12-560 Planer Incident (Pictures)
Post: RE: Delta 12-560 Planer Incident (Pictures)

Link Check out above link. Good Luck
Flat Lander Woodworking Power Tools 23 2,150 03-03-2021, 07:59 AM
  0 Thread: Delta Grinder GR450
Post: RE: Delta Grinder GR450

I have the same grinder, mine was doing the same thing about 2 yrs. after purchase, I removed bottom plate and replaced capacitor, just need to get one of same value which is stamped on side of cap. ...
Flat Lander Woodworking Power Tools 3 404 01-03-2021, 11:13 AM
  0 Thread: Pulling stump
Post: RE: Pulling stump

I thought this was interesting. Pulling Stump
Flat Lander Home Improvement 25 2,932 01-03-2021, 09:48 AM
  0 Thread: Can you change the rpm of an electric motor?
Post: RE: Can you change the rpm of an electric motor?

If your motor has brushes, probably not, you could use the Harbor Freight router speed control. If it's a induction motor you're pretty much out of luck.
Flat Lander Woodworking Power Tools 5 896 12-29-2020, 08:51 AM
  0 Thread: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED
Post: RE: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED

Totally agree Bob, if I purchased faucets that would only let you get 1.5 turns on thread, they would go back for refund or exchange for something that didn't require a Rube Goldberg approach. There i...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 34 3,750 12-16-2020, 01:25 PM
  0 Thread: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED
Post: RE: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED

I will attempt to address Eight Fingers problem..... [attachment=31627] Notice the threads at bottom and black plastic insert. [attachment=31628] Note the threads on this faucet, they go all the way...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 34 3,750 12-15-2020, 09:03 AM
  0 Thread: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED
Post: RE: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED

[attachment=31548] This is shank of faucet with adapter ans supply connected
Flat Lander Home Improvement 34 3,750 12-10-2020, 03:44 PM
  0 Thread: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED
Post: RE: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED

[attachment=31539] The first 3 threads are the most important, looks as though you got shorted :upset: . Chinese quality control at it's finest. The adapter would give you more threads to catch.
Flat Lander Home Improvement 34 3,750 12-10-2020, 08:12 AM
  0 Thread: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED
Post: RE: Installing faucet problem and ?

(12-07-2020, 05:41 PM)EightFingers Wrote: That won’t work. The male part of the faucet is what I’m trying to connect to. The female end of the water supply line is not deep enough. The faucet inlet ...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 34 3,750 12-08-2020, 04:17 PM
  0 Thread: Installing faucet problem and ? PICS ADDED
Post: RE: Installing faucet problem and ?

(12-07-2020, 03:54 PM)EightFingers Wrote: In the process of installing two new bathroom sink faucets (Moen) and I noticed the supply line is difficult to attach. The hub the the line screws onto is ...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 34 3,750 12-07-2020, 05:20 PM
  0 Thread: Plumbing code question
Post: RE: Plumbing code question

FIX
Flat Lander Home Improvement 28 3,949 11-30-2020, 07:35 PM
  0 Thread: Fridge water line
Post: RE: Fridge water line

(11-16-2020, 05:53 PM)KC Wrote: I thought that was what the braiding was for.  I don't know what else to blame, but I almost can't imagine it's the line.  They must sell a bazillion of them.   I do...
Flat Lander Home Improvement 11 1,500 11-17-2020, 07:01 AM
  0 Thread: Fridge water line
Post: RE: Fridge water line

^^^What He Said^^^ To many failures with plastic tubing.
Flat Lander Home Improvement 11 1,500 11-16-2020, 02:00 PM
  0 Thread: Any restrictions to putting an electrical outlet next to toilet?
Post: RE: Any restrictions to putting an electrical outl...

Here in Fl. as long as it's protected, GFCI, you're good.
Flat Lander Home Improvement 9 1,521 10-30-2020, 04:50 AM
  0 Thread: Plumbing Quetion
Post: RE: Plumbing Quetion

What EightFingers said, sounds like a clogged vent and when you drain the tub it's trying to get air and pulling on the toilet trap.
Flat Lander Home Improvement 8 1,790 10-28-2020, 10:16 AM
  0 Thread: Copper pipe at the cabin we bought
Post: RE: Copper pipe at the cabin we bought

From my experience of using compression fittings, it sounds like there is a size difference, using a 1/2" fitting on 3/8" copper. Just tossing it out there.
Flat Lander Home Improvement 14 2,369 10-01-2020, 06:58 AM

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