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Posted in thread: sprinkler mystery on 12-21-2014 at 06:44 AM
Everything's 110. Yeah, the pump buzzing thru the timer was wacky. It was getting power, but
not enuf to run. What made it REALLY nutz to this dummy was that the meter showed 110 thru the
Posted in thread: sprinkler mystery on 12-19-2014 at 11:35 AM
The other day I switched on my sprinkler pump & it made this BZZZZZ noise. Uh-oh! Since the
pump was ~23 years old & had a gasket leak last year, I figgered it was locked up / frozen /
dead.So I got a...
Posted in thread: found a great repair shop in Miami on 07-02-2014 at 01:28 PM
I needed to get my lil 12" chainsaw & push lawn mower blade sharpened. Yeah, that can be a DIY
job but I was in CLP (clueless lazy putz) mood. ;)I heard aboutTool Shed Sharpening &
Repair8853 SW 129 S...
Posted in thread: got a great new gadget on 09-21-2013 at 11:02 AM
Here in deep SE (Upper Kuba) the swamp is constantly creeping back in. One of the most obvious
places is on the sidewalk. Since our crib is on the corner, we've got prolly ~200' of it ---
and it's bla...
Posted in thread: don't bother with Bayer on 09-11-2012 at 10:53 AM
My gumbo limbo tree looks healthy, but these dadburn whiteflies have been having a BIG ol party
on it. Sprayed it with some Ortho stuff & that got rid of em, but they returned after ~6
months.Next up ...
Posted in thread: gas water heater - lo temp on 07-12-2012 at 06:47 PM
That's it in a nutshell. Water is only lukewarm (~100) even turned up to 8/10ths of max. It's a
1999 Kenmore "Power Miser 6" 40 gal on natural gas, has always been weak with the hot
stuff...but it's g...