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DIY Home Repair Forum: Refrigerators Yesterday, 06:04 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Wuzzat?
Water dripping on the floor from inside the

pull out freezer draw at both corners of the drawer.

Freezer was at 10F but I put it a click colder and the dripping slowed.

What's going on?

Model gb2fhdxwq02

TIA.
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC Yesterday, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By Wuzzat?
The water in a wet rag or pad will evaporate fast...

The water in a wet rag or pad will evaporate fast in dry air and the rag/pad will thereby cool down.

With forced air the process works faster and the cooled air is distributed.

You must be...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC Yesterday, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By Wuzzat?
http://www.google.com/search?q=%22water+heater+exp...

http://www.google.com/search?q=%22water+heater+explosion%22+yearly+US&client=safari&rls=en&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=_qDPU7_1BIvMsQSeroCoBw&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAQ&biw=768&bih=449
...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 07-22-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Wuzzat?
Another option: ...

Another option:
http://www.equipcoservices.com/rentals/leak_detection/water_leak_detectors.html

This gets complex :(
and don't forget
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opportunity_cost
and...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 07-22-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 214
Posted By Wuzzat?
You're supposed to test the valve once in a...

You're supposed to test the valve once in a while, along with checking GFCIs.

I never have checked the valve because if it's opened temporarily for the test and it doesn't fully close, this could...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 07-22-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Wuzzat?
So if you save just $900 on two jobs because you...

So if you save just $900 on two jobs because you can get away with a smaller hole then it's paid off.
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 07-22-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By Wuzzat?
Time travel, future to past. . .:D

Time travel, future to past. . .:D
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-22-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 419
Posted By Wuzzat?
As many times as I have treated the same color...

As many times as I have treated the same color wires the same, by now certainly I would have had some bad outcomes if the same color meant different things.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-21-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 419
Posted By Wuzzat?
Yeah, I assumed it was 0 to 100% power using a...

Yeah, I assumed it was 0 to 100% power using a bimetallic element, like a stove control.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-21-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 419
Posted By Wuzzat?
My bad. Didn't look closely at dial markings.

My bad. Didn't look closely at dial markings.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 07-21-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Wuzzat?
I'll see if I can cobble your info into a...

I'll see if I can cobble your info into a worksheet along the lines of the link I posted. It'll be a credible second opinion.
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 07-21-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 239
Posted By Wuzzat?
I guess it listens for a hissing noise with most...

I guess it listens for a hissing noise with most of the sound energy between

Filter Characteristics: 100 ~ 1000 Hz

but I can't imagine soil being very good at transmitting sound.

Even if...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-21-2014, 02:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 419
Posted By Wuzzat?
Yes, intermittent use at below max heat = long...

Yes, intermittent use at below max heat = long switch life.
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 07-21-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,959
Posted By Wuzzat?
Hope you're feeling better. I didn't much mind...

Hope you're feeling better. I didn't much mind hospitals until I became a patient in one. :(

I have a 2003 pickup and I intended to put a radio into it. That was 11 years ago. . .:D

The...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Decks & Patios 07-21-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 168
Posted By Wuzzat?
A 200 lb person in a hammock where the support...

A 200 lb person in a hammock where the support chains are 30 degrees below the horizontal will have 200 lb tension in each of two support ropes.
A tighter hammock at 15 degrees will have 400 lbs...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Tools 07-21-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 296
Posted By Wuzzat?
Looking at the video again I see why they didn't...

Looking at the video again I see why they didn't sink the tower into the ground or use guy wires.
They have four struts that prevent the tower from tipping unless the machine has such a long arm...
DIY Home Repair Forum: Electrical and Wiring 07-21-2014, 10:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 419
Posted By Wuzzat?
Which implies that the load is resistive - no...

Which implies that the load is resistive - no coils, no motors, no tungsten filaments, all of which wear out switch contacts rapidly.

At 240 v, 22A gives you a max load of 5300w. If your heater...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 07-21-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By Wuzzat?
The end of a garden hose acts like a short-range...

The end of a garden hose acts like a short-range microphone. Have one person listening at the end while the other feeds the hose into the duct.
Please not to be feeding the hose into the air...
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 07-21-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 214
Posted By Wuzzat?
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DIY Home Repair Forum: Roofing and Siding 07-21-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,024
Posted By Wuzzat?
And...

And...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 07-20-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 463
Posted By Wuzzat?
This can be a logical fallacy but I can't find it...

This can be a logical fallacy but I can't find it right now in the list of fallacies.
The fallacy is that there are other possibilities besides an "anti-scaffold bias".

And post #7 seems like a...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 07-20-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 463
Posted By Wuzzat?
I'd say the ladder/scaffold has to be tied on to...

I'd say the ladder/scaffold has to be tied on to the roof/building wall.

With no friction there'd be SIN(45) x 170 = 120 lbs in line with the ladder axis trying to push the scaffold over. With...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 07-20-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 267
Posted By Wuzzat?
200 x 4' x (2/12)' = 130 sq ft. That's a lot of...

200 x 4' x (2/12)' = 130 sq ft. That's a lot of doors.
...
DIY Home Repair Forum: General Home Improvement Discussion 07-20-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,959
Posted By Wuzzat?
These OPs mostly have gone to the Great Beyond...

These OPs mostly have gone to the Great Beyond but lurkers might still benefit.
DIY Home Repair Forum: HVAC 07-20-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 724
Posted By Wuzzat?
That's the best compliment I've ever seen paid to...

That's the best compliment I've ever seen paid to a forum.:trophy:
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