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  0 Thread: Buying Electric Range/Stove
Post: RE: Buying Electric Range/Stove

branchacctg Wrote: (11-19-2023, 10:15 AM) -- Current stove is 30" wide, 6' tall. Exhaust, oven, exhaust, stove, oven, drawer, feet. GE Americana probably mid 1970s about when the house was built.  De...
Roly Home Improvement 23 806 11-19-2023, 11:46 AM
  0 Thread: Pushmatic circuit breakers
Post: RE: Pushmatic circuit breakers

goaliedad Wrote: (11-15-2023, 02:40 PM) -- There is no evidence of knob and tube, but that is a serious consideration. If they make an offer it will include the cost of r dealing with the breakers ...
Roly Home Improvement 13 635 11-15-2023, 05:39 PM
  0 Thread: Pushmatic circuit breakers
Post: RE: Pushmatic circuit breakers

goaliedad Wrote: (11-11-2023, 09:47 AM) -- Thanks Roly! This place needs some serious work and is way overpriced, but the kids love it. They had an inspection done just to see if it is even worth mak...
Roly Home Improvement 13 635 11-11-2023, 03:16 PM
  0 Thread: Pushmatic circuit breakers
Post: RE: Pushmatic circuit breakers

goaliedad Wrote: (11-11-2023, 09:28 AM) -- Our son and daughter in law are looking at a house that has Pushmatic circuit breakers/box. Google is helpful, but wondering if anyone has first hand know...
Roly Home Improvement 13 635 11-11-2023, 09:41 AM
  0 Thread: fiberglass insulation for 12 oc
Post: RE: fiberglass insulation for 12 oc

anwalt2 Wrote: (11-02-2023, 01:19 PM) -- Looking to warm floor because i three weeks ago replaced a failed 90+% gas, tank, direct-vent water heater with a heat pump.  With the heat pump, heat for the...
Roly Home Improvement 13 954 11-02-2023, 03:00 PM
  0 Thread: replacement power cord for planer
Post: RE: replacement power cord for planer

Brian in sunny FL Wrote: (10-12-2023, 02:19 PM) -- Last time I needed I made my own, think I used 8 or 10 gauge wire.  Machine was pretty large and I think it was about 25-30 feet long.  Had a twist ...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 17 1,304 10-12-2023, 03:28 PM
  0 Thread: WATCO
Post: RE: WATCO

KC Wrote: (09-24-2023, 11:12 AM) -- I've been using WATCO Danish Oil for probably 40 years, and even sopping it on until it wouldn't absorb anymore I've never had it not 'dry' overnight.  And many (m...
Roly Finishing 2 464 09-24-2023, 03:59 PM
  0 Thread: Beaver Industrial Supply
Post: RE: Beaver Industrial Supply

By all means call first.   They are NOT open Saturday and Sunday. Roly
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 7 959 09-22-2023, 03:55 PM
  0 Thread: Replacing Jet Cab Saw motor
Post: RE: Replacing Jet Cab Saw motor

Did your son ever say what is wrong with the motor other than it is toast ?   Unless it is burnt up (which you would smell) it most likely be repaired far cheaper than replacement.    Roly
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 15 1,426 09-22-2023, 03:09 PM
  0 Thread: Swapping Out Kitchen Drawer Cabinets
Post: RE: Swapping Out Kitchen Drawer Cabinets

barryvabeach Wrote: (09-20-2023, 07:48 PM) -- No ,  it would definitely not be easier to make new drawers.  I am just starting a similar makeover, though I am making new drawer fronts and door fronts...
Roly Woodworking 11 1,168 09-21-2023, 09:28 AM
  0 Thread: Sawstop question
Post: RE: Sawstop question

2link2 Wrote: (08-30-2023, 09:37 AM) -- Doesn't make sense, if your switch is off how can current jump the switch contacts ? -- Because the voltage spikes are much higher than the normal voltage.  ...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 29 2,538 08-30-2023, 03:30 PM
  0 Thread: New jointer - switch question
Post: RE: New jointer - switch question

Juss1 Wrote: (08-24-2023, 11:17 PM) -- Found a great deal on a PM 1285 12” jointer.  I was pretty happy with my DJ 20 but I couldn't pass up this deal.  This thing is a beast and I almost passed beca...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 10 746 08-25-2023, 07:17 AM
  0 Thread: PC Pancake Comp Issue
Post: RE: PC Pancake Comp Issue

brnhornt Wrote: (08-21-2023, 03:07 PM) -- Thanks for the ideas everyone! I pulled the ring when the "problem" was happening, it didn't make any difference. I opened the whole thing up....and th...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 12 1,052 08-21-2023, 04:01 PM
  0 Thread: Water popping stains?
Post: RE: Water popping stains?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (08-16-2023, 05:11 PM) -- White oak.  Sprayed water on after final grit to pop the grain.   Dried two days.  Any clue what these stains are? Nothing else was used or applied t...
Roly Finishing 3 417 08-16-2023, 05:52 PM
  0 Thread: Kitchen Cabinet Build - Pricing
Post: RE: Kitchen Cabinet Build - Pricing

mound Wrote: (08-02-2023, 08:49 AM) -- Checkout my Kitchen Build Thread (https://forums.woodnet.net/showthread.php?tid=7364337) if you haven't already. The layout and such kinda starts around post #4...
Roly Home Improvement 27 2,328 08-02-2023, 09:29 AM
  0 Thread: Thermostat Wiring - W2/X2 Pin
Post: RE: Thermostat Wiring - W2/X2 Pin

crokett™ Wrote: (07-27-2023, 07:16 PM) -- trying to decide if my upstairs thermostat is compatible with Nest.  The existing labeling on the Trane thermostat and wiring is R to red wire W2/X2 to b...
Roly Home Improvement 3 529 07-27-2023, 09:57 PM
  0 Thread: Trane XL824 Thermostat
Post: RE: Trane XL824 Thermostat

brnhornt Wrote: (07-21-2023, 09:55 AM) -- Interesting timing.  I got a new Trane furnace/ac last fall.  This is our first cooling season.  Fall and Winter were fine, but now I notice the unit short c...
Roly Home Improvement 9 1,003 07-21-2023, 01:32 PM
  0 Thread: Hour Meter Question (power equipment)
Post: RE: Hour Meter Question (power equipment)

MarkSLSmith Wrote: (07-18-2023, 07:50 AM) -- Folks,  I haven't been able to find a specific answer to a hopefully simple question. If an hour meter on a lawn mower reads 396.1 and underneath th...
Roly Home Improvement 3 443 07-18-2023, 08:10 AM
  0 Thread: Trane XL824 Thermostat
Post: RE: Trane XL824 Thermostat

Chuck in NC Wrote: (07-17-2023, 01:55 PM) -- I replaced my heat pump a year ago with a Trane system. Cooling and heating is good now (had some problems along the way) but one of the thermostats ha...
Roly Home Improvement 9 1,003 07-17-2023, 06:49 PM
  0 Thread: Securing handrail to concrete stairs question.
Post: RE: Securing handrail to concrete stairs question.

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (07-16-2023, 02:13 PM) -- The only issue with the wedge anchors is if your hole is slightly too big, sometimes they don't grab when tightening. I've never tone the epoxy thing. --...
Roly Home Improvement 11 791 07-17-2023, 09:17 AM

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