Last Activity:03-14-2014 9:42 PM
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Posted in thread: Toilet Flapper Closes Too Early on 03-03-2014 at 01:13 PM
I have a similar looking unit in one of our toilets, if you just push the handle slowly it will
hold open until you release but if you push quick it will just use about ¼ of the water in the
Posted in thread: Furnace Start Problem on 02-01-2014 at 07:46 PM
Should be a reset button someplace around the control's, try that and see if it will fire. If
the burner does light but goes out shortly the flame sensor is bad, if the burner does NOT
light sounds li...
Posted in thread: Oven Blowing Breaker! on 02-01-2014 at 07:33 PM
Sounds like the pig tail or the outlet is not wired correctly. Time to get the volt meter out.
Posted in thread: Trojan UVMax Water Filtration & UV System on 01-28-2014 at 07:32 AM
First off I would locate a plumbing supply house instead of home depot. If there is no brand on
the canister's try to get an outside diameter or get a strap wrench (think oil filter) at an
auto parts ...
Posted in thread: Build Thread: LED Light Strip with Automatic Door Switch for Kitchen Pantry or Closet on 01-10-2014 at 12:21 PM
Whether there'll be enough light is the very last of my worries. There's already enough light
to see what we need as it is. This is 25% practical and 75% fun project/wow factor. And then
you account f...
Posted in thread: Build Thread: LED Light Strip with Automatic Door Switch for Kitchen Pantry or Closet on 01-10-2014 at 08:48 AM
I have 3 closets setup that way, did it when building so it was easier to install. Ran the wire
thru a regular switch so if I need to work on the push button I could turn the power off that
way. Two o...
Posted in thread: Odds on 01-09-2014 at 07:39 PM
Good chance it could, don't think I will try it to check out. By the way it won't stay lit very
long, about like a flash bulb.
Posted in thread: Switched Outlet Problem on 01-01-2014 at 03:06 PM
replace the receptacle with one that still has the tab/bridge for the hot side, intact.If the
bottom was wired for always hot then it has another feed than the switch, if he just replaces
the outlet t...
Posted in thread: Running a gas furnace off a generator.... on 12-06-2013 at 07:20 PM
It is my understanding that generators without a pure sine wave are extremely hard on motors
and you run the risk of burning up the motor. I imagine printed circuit boards (PCB's) are
Posted in thread: Running a gas furnace off a generator.... on 12-05-2013 at 03:11 PM
Yes that would be the safe way to do it. Now if your generator has a very noisy output (ie AC
not sound) it might be a problem. Hook it up and try it out before you need it for real.