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  • Home Theater, Porsche 928's, WWII German aviation
  • aircraft mechanic
  • David R. Hendrickson

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  • Posted in thread: Convert 220v cooktop feed to 110v sub-panel? on 08-05-2010 at 08:04 PM
    my kitchen originally had 2 220v 3-wire feeds (6 GA), one 30A for an oven and a 50a for a
    counter mounted cooktop. the oven was replaced with a standard kitchen range (cooktop + oven),
    and the counter...

  • Posted in thread: trim and move a boxwood on 07-07-2010 at 04:32 AM
    thanks, we figured around october. it's at a friend's house, his wife wants it gone. gave them
    some rhodies last year.how far back can i trim it?

  • Posted in thread: trim and move a boxwood on 07-06-2010 at 06:11 AM
    what time of year is best to cut back and transplant a boxwood plant? it's about 2' at the base
    and 6' at the top, about 3' tall.

  • Posted in thread: Pocket Door install in existing opening on 07-03-2010 at 02:40 PM
    hung the drywall and mudded the screws. then hung the door on the track and tacked up the door
    header. it's just waiting for mud and texture. all the other drywall in the room has about
    1/8" of mud o...

  • Posted in thread: Pocket Door install in existing opening on 07-03-2010 at 02:34 PM
    since the pocket frame was about 4" taller than the opening, i had to cut it down. i left the
    rear frame about .5" long so that it would lock into the header rails had to put the original
    side jambs ...

  • Posted in thread: Pocket Door install in existing opening on 07-03-2010 at 02:34 PM
    so here's the steps i did for installing this:had to cut the carpet out down to the slab. the
    new carpet and pad was installed over the original carpet, which was glued to the concrete. i
    leveled and...

  • Posted in thread: weak hammer drill, bad bits, or ? on 06-26-2010 at 11:13 PM
    that's the funny thing, the bits are fine, they just stopped.

  • Posted in thread: weak hammer drill, bad bits, or ? on 06-26-2010 at 02:41 PM
    it did it. 5 tries later. it wasn't the drill or the bits. must be a lot of rock in the slab.
    in clean concrete it did fine, even with the bits i thought were shot.thanks for the input. now
    on to the ...

  • Posted in thread: weak hammer drill, bad bits, or ? on 06-26-2010 at 12:02 PM
    Dave, I know this sounds really stupid... but do you have the drill in forward and not reverse?
    I've done this before without out looking, heck we all have done it once, or maybe more.:) yes,
    correct ...

  • Posted in thread: weak hammer drill, bad bits, or ? on 06-26-2010 at 12:00 PM
    I don't think you can buy masonary bits in 5/32. I think that must be a 5/32 inch Tapcon bit to
    predrill holes for Tapcon screws.the first one was. then 2 other versions from different
    stores. they ar...

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