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  0 Thread: Air Conditioner condenser in garage
Post: RE: Air Conditioner condenser in garage

As an HVAC Engineer, I must agree with everyone else. If you only had a carport and had no plans to enclose it, the original plan would be OK. Unless you plan to leave the garage door open 24/7 during...
pprobus Home Improvement 12 885 08-16-2021, 06:42 AM
  0 Thread: Will Coca-Cola remove rust
Post: RE: Will Coca-Cola remove rust

(07-18-2021, 10:37 PM)Timberwolf Wrote: Let's find out...If it works, it's a lot cheaper than Evaporust. :winkgrin: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHlYnRZgKes I did not watch this video, will ha...
pprobus Woodworking Hand Tools 12 1,151 07-19-2021, 06:25 AM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
Post: RE: Garden hoses

(07-13-2021, 08:16 AM)WxMan Wrote: Well, I'm subscribed to Proj Farm, and this is a new one.  Was traveling and then doing other things.  Guess I'll watch it when I'm in for lunch today.   My Menar...
pprobus Home Improvement 22 2,204 07-14-2021, 06:28 AM
  0 Thread: Looking at battery powered chain saws
Post: RE: Looking at battery powered chain saws

(03-28-2021, 06:45 PM)shoottmx Wrote: I'd like to get a chain saw so I can take advantage of the free turning wood that appears around here with most wind storms. It would be for processing turning ...
pprobus Woodturning 11 1,748 03-29-2021, 06:33 AM
  0 Thread: Electric chainsaw ?
Post: RE: Electric chainsaw ?

(02-25-2021, 10:26 PM)megrilla Wrote: Hi, I looking to buy a chainsaw for my home yard tasks, is there anyone who have experienced working with an electric chainsaw? Check out Project Farm on Youtu...
pprobus Woodworking Power Tools 13 1,001 02-26-2021, 07:20 AM
  0 Thread: Copper pipe at the cabin we bought
Post: RE: Copper pipe at the cabin we bought

(09-30-2020, 09:08 PM)gear jammer Wrote: I tore out the tub, toilet and vanity in the bath. I have them put back in and trying to use compression fittings. The pipe is old and I clean it before tryi...
pprobus Home Improvement 14 2,474 10-01-2020, 06:57 AM
  0 Thread: circular saw conundrum
Post: RE: circular saw conundrum

(08-11-2020, 09:28 PM)MarkSingleton Wrote: ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^  This  ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ :yes: Triple this.  If the B&D breaks, get a Chicago Electric, HF cheapie.  I suspect, though, the B&D ...
pprobus Woodworking Power Tools 28 4,460 08-12-2020, 06:28 AM
  0 Thread: Underground electrical question
Post: RE: Underground electrical question

(08-04-2020, 07:10 AM)cams2705 Wrote: Do you actually need power inside the shed?  If not, why not just pull new wire as another poster above suggested, but to an exterior box mounted on the side of...
pprobus Home Improvement 15 3,247 08-04-2020, 12:33 PM
  0 Thread: Visit from the plumbing gods
Post: RE: Visit from the plumbing gods

(07-28-2020, 04:56 PM)EightFingers Wrote: Hose bib to hot water..... I fixed one of those about 30 years ago. Arrggggg. It's in case your shower breaks. :laugh:
pprobus Home Improvement 13 5,055 07-29-2020, 06:10 AM
  0 Thread: Leaf Gutter Guards
Post: RE: Leaf Gutter Guards

(07-27-2020, 08:16 AM)fredhargis Wrote: We used to live in the woods (literally) and had several large Oak and Hickory trees over shadowing the house, and even a fir tree. When I had to gutters repl...
pprobus Home Improvement 21 4,596 07-27-2020, 12:20 PM
  0 Thread: Leaf Gutter Guards
Post: RE: Leaf Gutter Guards

(07-26-2020, 11:08 AM)Admiral Wrote: My Bride is pushing for these, afraid when I'm up on a 30 foot ladder to clean.  I have the larger "commercial" sized gutters if that matters much.  What experie...
pprobus Home Improvement 21 4,596 07-27-2020, 07:07 AM
  0 Thread: Visit from the plumbing gods
Post: RE: Visit from the plumbing gods

(07-20-2020, 06:54 AM)atgcpaul Wrote: I already put a bunch of items in my Home Depot online cart to fix a flex drain in the new house and was feeling pretty good about myself, but on the final walk...
pprobus Home Improvement 13 5,055 07-22-2020, 06:14 AM
  0 Thread: Heat pump clothes dryer
Post: RE: Heat pump clothes dryer

(07-15-2020, 03:48 PM)Cooler Wrote: The way this works it that it is basically the reverse of an refrigerator.  A refrigerator creates cold and generates heat.  The dryer takes that heat end of th...
pprobus Home Improvement 15 3,109 07-16-2020, 06:21 AM
  0 Thread: Heat pump clothes dryer
Post: RE: Heat pump clothes dryer

(07-15-2020, 08:46 PM)toolmiser Wrote: I've heard they are coming out with a new solar unit.  Very inexpensive, but weather sensitive.  It's a piece of rope between two uprights.  After the initial ...
pprobus Home Improvement 15 3,109 07-16-2020, 06:19 AM
  0 Thread: Stop using these immediately--Harbor Freight Recall
Post: RE: Stop using these immediately--Harbor Freight R...

(06-01-2020, 05:19 PM)rlnguy Wrote: I had 2 of these, the part number matched, but mine were labeled as 3 ton. The recall notice though, looked like 6 ton, had that p/n. I took them to HF, and they ...
pprobus Home Improvement 25 6,181 06-03-2020, 06:18 AM
  0 Thread: Need spray gun advice
Post: RE: Need spray gun advice

(05-12-2020, 06:35 AM)alsayyed Wrote: i the first spray gun from eastwood it has 1.4mm needle the other one is ok but i am curiouse to know what needle size fitted on the second one. i appreciated y...
pprobus Home Improvement 8 2,550 05-12-2020, 12:21 PM
  0 Thread: Need spray gun advice
Post: RE: Need spray gun advice

(05-12-2020, 03:42 AM)alsayyed Wrote: gun. I have good spray gun. but normally I used this spray gun for all sorts of paints, like wood primer  steel oxide primer and other enamel paint. My question...
pprobus Home Improvement 8 2,550 05-12-2020, 06:24 AM
  0 Thread: Tapcon question
Post: RE: Tapcon question

I cannot give you advise on which is better, but in my experience, they snap very easily.
pprobus Home Improvement 27 6,551 04-17-2020, 12:17 PM
  0 Thread: welders in the house?
Post: RE: welders in the house?

(02-20-2020, 08:45 PM)TDKPE Wrote: Are they 7018AC?  You’re not going to get very good results with 7018 without a DC unit unless it’s made for AC.   And that’s low hydrogen structural welding rod ...
pprobus Home Improvement 10 4,137 02-21-2020, 08:01 AM
  0 Thread: How to lengthen feed wires for subpanel
Post: RE: How to lengthen feed wires for subpanel

(01-24-2020, 06:57 AM)jerry s Wrote: i think you can hook up another panel off your sub panel  jerry To the OP: I'm not entirely clear on what you are trying to do, but Jerry's suggestion that I qu...
pprobus Home Improvement 16 5,874 01-24-2020, 07:40 AM

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