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Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 05-15-2009 at 10:01 AM
A new twist. Now the Shower is also dripping. Not all of the time. Once you take a shower and
turn off the water, the head drips a bit and stops. About 3 min's go by and you hear a whoosh
as water is ...
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 04-28-2009 at 09:21 AM
So after 3 weeks of always returning the handle on the faucet to the hot side and having 3
weeks of no drips, Yesterday there were around 6 drips in the catch pan that I place in the
sink to log any d...
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 04-24-2009 at 11:34 AM
Update.With the Lazy Hand gage installed, Normal pressure seems to be right around 65psi. I
have watched it drop to 55psi, when someone is taking a shower or washing clothes. The peak
pressure (After ...
Posted in thread: Displaying file extensions in Windows XP on 04-19-2009 at 11:10 AM
First off, too have windows explorer show File extensions, you need to go into the TOOLS pull
down and select FOLDER OPTIONS. You will be presented with a small window. Select the VIEW tab.
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 04-19-2009 at 10:59 AM
RedwoodI've done the handle check - I even ran the faucet without the handlefor a couple of
weeks. Nothing changed.I'll let you know about the pressure test in a couple of days.
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 04-18-2009 at 03:14 PM
Okay, lets not even talk about the air chambers and recharging them.They are useless and a
waste of time.If you are going to do something with them install hammer arrestors, They have a
piston in them...
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 03-15-2009 at 11:48 AM
Do you have capped off extensions that extend above the supply lines? If not, you should since
that is the highest point in your plumbing.I assume your talking about something like this ->
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 03-14-2009 at 03:55 PM
I've been trying to get them to commit for a new faucet, but so far all they only want to send
Posted in thread: Ceramic Disc Cartridge Failure on 03-13-2009 at 11:39 AM
First the problem. I have a new faucet that is 1.2 years old and has gone thru 4 ceramic disc
cartridges. Some Background. About 1.5 years ago, I planned executed a Major Master Bath
re-model. Part of...
Posted in thread: Building barn walls out of cinder block. on 01-24-2009 at 11:47 AM
LauraFirst off, I'm a DIY'er and have laid my share of cinder block and red brick. I would bet
after your first course, you would probably not be able to stand upright for days. The pain
would be imme...
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