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  • Posted in thread: water softener won't draw brine on 12-14-2017 at 10:33 PM
    Check the pipes in the brine tank. I don't know if yours is the same as mine but I had the
    suction tube venturi get clogged with a piece of debris.After cleaning the venturi I used my
    shopvac to suck ...

  • Posted in thread: What could be wrong with this RV heater? on 12-14-2017 at 07:12 PM
    What kind of noise? Could be a broken fan blade or something stuck in the fan.

  • Posted in thread: How does this new concrete look? on 12-10-2017 at 10:45 AM
    Screeding is when you take a board and lay across the concrete on the two solid surfaces on
    each side. Then saw it back and forth so that the concrete in the hole is level with the
    existing edges. The...

  • Posted in thread: How does this new concrete look? on 12-09-2017 at 09:57 AM
    Thinset is not a leveler. The floor should be level before using thinset.

  • Posted in thread: Simple TV Antenna For a Large House? on 12-07-2017 at 10:34 PM
    Simply put the broadcaster today are broadcasting on the same frequencies that were used before
    digital. The only change is the type of signal that is being broadcast on the frequency. The
    other chang...

  • Posted in thread: Simple TV Antenna For a Large House? on 12-04-2017 at 10:49 PM
    You can not use a splitter on a satellite cable.If you only want over the air (OTA) broadcast
    stations then a simple antenna might be all you need. They even make one that sticks to the
    inside of a wi...

  • Posted in thread: How does this new concrete look? on 12-04-2017 at 10:44 PM
    It looks to me like the hole is not totally filled. I would just mix up some more concrete and
    pour it on top. Just make this batch a lot more watery and work it down into the voids.

  • Posted in thread: Septic Leaching Field on 12-03-2017 at 03:32 PM
    Almost everything you need to know can be found
    here. septic drainfield
    pipes are placed in gravel-filled trenches across the slope...

  • Posted in thread: Why does this wire not have a ground? on 12-03-2017 at 03:30 PM
    You should not have all that sheathing in the box. There should only be 1" or less sheathing
    and then minimum of 6" of wire for the connection to the device.

  • Posted in thread: How to attach CPVC to brass valve? on 11-30-2017 at 03:14 PM
    I don't think that the compression fitting is made for CPVC. It is made for copper. You will
    need to convert from CPVC to copper before you can use that valve.

December 4, 2013  •  07:26 PM
You were right about the neutral reading 120 V with ground, the neutral could not have been in contact with hot anywhere because that would cause a short and trip the breaker