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  0 Thread: Lawn Mower Motor Issue
Post: RE: Lawn Mower Motor Issue

jteneyck Wrote: (Today, 12:10 PM) -- Smells like oil so I'd say blue but it's hard to see so I'm not sure other than the oil smell.  My first thought was one of the valves is sticking or out of adjus...
Roly Home Improvement 4 84 9 hours ago
  0 Thread: Label plumbing fixtures
Post: RE: Label plumbing fixtures

goaliedad Wrote: (05-13-2022, 09:32 AM) -- You will thank me later. I replaced a shower valve yesterday and the manufacturer provided a sticker with model number. I put it on the back of the trim p...
Roly Home Improvement 4 211 05-13-2022, 11:19 AM
  0 Thread: Three Phase Electrical question
Post: RE: Three Phase Electrical question

MstrCarpenter Wrote: (05-12-2022, 10:15 PM) -- Found it! Only one letter different; the "C" is a "B". Both are already ordered. Here's a link to the Vac. The filter purge works great. I've been th...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 9 314 05-13-2022, 07:08 AM
  0 Thread: Three Phase Electrical question
Post: RE: Three Phase Electrical question

Does the unit have a schematic ?   It may say on that.  Sometimes the manufacturer may have it online or have the info.   Other than that Contact Seimens as I am sure they could help. Roly I would t...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 9 314 05-12-2022, 08:17 PM
  0 Thread: Three Phase Electrical question
Post: RE: Three Phase Electrical question

MstrCarpenter Wrote: (05-11-2022, 10:30 PM) -- Actually I deleted a jumper because the contacts were shot. I'll have to look at the switch again to confirm the function of the two terminals, but at t...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 9 314 05-12-2022, 06:59 AM
  0 Thread: Three Phase Electrical question
Post: RE: Three Phase Electrical question

MstrCarpenter Wrote: (05-11-2022, 08:02 PM) -- Yea, did that. "I swapped two leads and all was well." The problem is that it (supposedly) shouldn't have started. -- Phase rotation relays like THESE...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 9 314 05-11-2022, 08:36 PM
  0 Thread: pool electrical questions
Post: RE: pool electrical questions

Mr_Mike Wrote: (05-09-2022, 12:01 PM) -- Do your own research as screwing up bonding can kill you, but...I did a little digging.  Bonding just hooks all the metal stuff together and does not need to ...
Roly Home Improvement 8 291 05-09-2022, 01:33 PM
  0 Thread: Ridgid planer screaming
Post: RE: Ridgid planer screaming

NWOhioJim Wrote: (05-09-2022, 07:46 AM) -- Thanks for all the input.  I took it apart and took the belt off.  Sounded fine.  Decided to put the belt back on to see exactly where the noise was coming ...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 10 484 05-09-2022, 08:00 AM
  0 Thread: Ridgid planer screaming
Post: RE: Ridgid planer screaming

NWOhioJim Wrote: (05-07-2022, 04:59 PM) -- I have the older Ridgid lunch box planer, TP1300.  Have had it for a long time and have used it a lot.  Recently noticed that it really screams when I use i...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 10 484 05-07-2022, 05:15 PM
  0 Thread: Start Capacitor?
Post: RE: Start Capacitor?

Large Wooden Badger Wrote: (05-05-2022, 09:45 AM) -- my Delta dust collector will not power up.  It buzzes like it always has as it powers up, but instead of starting it will either trip the onboard ...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 2 244 05-05-2022, 11:14 AM
  0 Thread: What's going on with this oil poly?
Post: RE: What's going on with this oil poly?

®smpr_fi_mac® Wrote: (05-02-2022, 12:16 PM) -- This is the seventh "build" coat.  Cure time is 48 hours since application.  Still need two more coats to fully fill in the grain, I think. All coats h...
Roly Finishing 8 260 05-03-2022, 08:29 AM
  0 Thread: Removing pulley from planer
Post: RE: Removing pulley from planer

greenacres2 Wrote: (05-03-2022, 05:35 AM) -- If you haven’t already, not a bad idea to check for a second set screw behind the first one.  Kind of a locking arrangement. Earl -- +1 this method is ...
Roly Woodworking Power Tools 7 246 05-03-2022, 06:34 AM
  0 Thread: Tripping breaker(a)
Post: RE: Tripping breaker(a)

mdhills Wrote: (04-21-2022, 11:52 AM) -- Thanks for the additional suggestions. I don't know that the trips have been occuring during ignition -- normally just having the tankless in standby and t...
Roly Home Improvement 24 1,522 05-02-2022, 02:33 PM
  0 Thread: Need some of this
Post: RE: Need some of this

Gregor1 Wrote: (05-02-2022, 06:59 AM) -- In am working on some small keepsake boxes for my grand kids for Christmas. I am looking for something like this -- Google brush type cord slot.  Wide choic...
Roly Woodworking 7 738 05-02-2022, 12:48 PM
  0 Thread: Gray Elm
Post: RE: Gray Elm

Grey elm is also called American elm.  Here is a link that tells about it.    LINK (https://www.pikelumber.com/pike-brand-hardwoods/grey-elm/)   Roly
Roly Woodworking 10 557 04-27-2022, 11:18 AM
  0 Thread: Tripping breaker(a)
Post: RE: Tripping breaker(a)

Glad you found the bonding issue.  Hope it solves the problem and I think it will.   Apparently the arc fault breakers are touchy with other signals in the air.  A you tube video was showing a person ...
Roly Home Improvement 24 1,522 04-20-2022, 07:09 AM
  0 Thread: Tripping breaker(a)
Post: RE: Tripping breaker(a)

I would suggest contacting the arc fault breaker manufacturer ,  they may be able to help.      As I understand the breakers are looking at a interference pattern on the electric that it thinks is a f...
Roly Home Improvement 24 1,522 04-19-2022, 07:36 AM
  0 Thread: Tripping breaker(a)
Post: RE: Tripping breaker(a)

blackhat Wrote: (04-18-2022, 01:19 PM) -- Wondering where this issue is now. -- So are we.   A lot of people say the best place for a arc fault breaker is under your truck tire.   Many false trips....
Roly Home Improvement 24 1,522 04-18-2022, 01:39 PM
  0 Thread: Tripping breaker(a)
Post: RE: Tripping breaker(a)

mdhills Wrote: (04-08-2022, 07:03 PM) -- Dedicated circuit from main panel didn't change behavior. Plugging heater into surge suppressor and then into outlet seems to inhibit the trips. Interesting...
Roly Home Improvement 24 1,522 04-08-2022, 09:52 PM
  0 Thread: Tripping breaker(a)
Post: RE: Tripping breaker(a)

mdhills Wrote: (04-08-2022, 12:49 PM) -- Not sure we are at root cause yet. Thought that moving the water heater breaker up one slot changed behavior, but that isn't consistent. Moving the water hea...
Roly Home Improvement 24 1,522 04-08-2022, 02:31 PM

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