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Posted in thread: antenna mounting on 09-12-2014 at 11:24 AM
Wiengard also makes an amplifier that will help boost the signal. I tried one here recently,
but I'm so close to our antenna farm, that it actually tried to combine several frequencies
making the pict...
Posted in thread: antenna mounting on 08-16-2014 at 01:26 PM
Being a Ham Radio operator, I have installed many antenna's of all shapes and sizes including
TV antennas. It's too bad Radio Shack has gotten out of the Radio business. They used to have
lots of ante...
Posted in thread: Disabling the sidebar on 08-09-2014 at 10:53 AM
We'll, you can always plant a garden. Then I would have to turn the sidebar back on so I could
find some irrigation ads.
Posted in thread: Disabling the sidebar on 08-09-2014 at 07:36 AM
It went away for me! Now, I have all this space I don't know what to do with.
Posted in thread: Well Water, Need Generator? on 08-05-2014 at 09:02 AM
I new a guy that did that. He tripped the main breaker, hooked up the generator, then flipped
the main back on. It instantly stalled the generator as he was trying to power the entire grid
Posted in thread: Well Water, Need Generator? on 08-04-2014 at 07:35 AM
Another thing to keep in mind. It takes at least 3 times the amperage to start a pump motor as
it takes to keep it running. So if you have a 1hp submersible pump, the motor will pull close
to ten amps...
Posted in thread: Well Water, Need Generator? on 08-03-2014 at 08:37 AM
During the Florida Hurricanes several years back (4 of them) we were without power several
times and once for 4 days. I used a 5KW Honda generator that I bought back in the mid 80's to
power the well....
Posted in thread: Well Water, Need Generator? on 08-03-2014 at 08:00 AM
Do you know that you will need a generator or are you asking us? Do you have any reason to
think your buying a home without power?If so, you are going to need a large gas tank too.
Posted in thread: Silica Sand / Backyard Pool Filter on 08-01-2014 at 06:57 AM
There are screens in all the sand filters I have ever. They are there to prevent sand from
getting into the pool, pump or pipes. So if your getting sand continuously, one or both of
those screens are ...
Posted in thread: Hot to Ground? on 07-26-2014 at 09:01 AM
More than likely, the wall receptical is hot and the water is acting like a weak neutral.