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  • Posted in thread: Voltage reduction? on 04-25-2015 at 02:53 PM
    What readings are you getting at the input in the sub box? If it is good there check at the
    breaker supplying the outlets that have trouble. These test will tell you what direction you
    need to keep wo...

  • Posted in thread: Voltage reduction? on 04-21-2015 at 04:04 PM
    Aaargh. My expensive 5 year old Snap On (made-in-Korea) multi-meter broke so I'll have to use
    my cheap 35 year old Radio Shack (made-in-USA) multimeter, which still works and should do the
    trick.Most ...

  • Posted in thread: Old Time Well Head Questions on 03-24-2015 at 03:21 PM
    I can't tell for sure from the image but it looks like you would need to extend the casing up
    if you want use it. It is too low and will allow ground to enter. Here casings are required to
    be 1 foot a...

  • Posted in thread: Matching switch to motor on 02-25-2015 at 04:12 PM
    If the switch in the picture is still the same orientation as used and high speed was up then
    the 2 black wires would be for high speed. The middle terminal is the feed bottom terminal
    would be high, ...

  • Posted in thread: Matching switch to motor on 02-24-2015 at 05:54 PM
    Here's pix of the old switch. If I can't find a decent switch at a decent price, I will skip
    the low speed position and just use an on/off setup with the low line capped and left in the
    box.Your prese...

  • Posted in thread: little girl was shot by sister on 02-14-2015 at 06:36 PM
    I taught my children and grand children from the time they could understand do not touch
    without me being present, my son had to test that but I got to the seat of the problem, no
    repeat offender.When...

  • Posted in thread: Thoughts on a wood ceiling on 01-20-2015 at 05:29 PM
    If you do go with a wood ceiling use toung and grove also you want to finish it before
    installing. I have though out my house and it looks great.

  • Posted in thread: Downspout and sump pump eject to same location? on 01-17-2015 at 06:38 PM
    My concern would be an obstrution after they joined and thus the down spout backing up towards
    the sump pump and thus over filling the sump.

  • Posted in thread: Squeaking timber piling on 12-28-2014 at 07:05 PM
    If you can find the joist I would try some finish nails at an angle using a nail set to put
    them below the carpet.

  • Posted in thread: Attached pad carpet? on 11-04-2014 at 04:27 PM
    I have had about 10 times more bad experiences with carpet in basements than good ones. What is
    their basement like?Their basement is very dry, they have only heard the sump pump a couple of


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