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Posted By Billvyky

Hi, thanks for the replies. I just got back to...

Hi, thanks for the replies. I just got back to looking at my ac.

I can confirm that when the truck is running and the ac is off the belt is spinning and the clutch is not. When I turn on the ac,...
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Posted By Billvyky

Iím pretty sure Iím reading the guages properly,...

Iím pretty sure Iím reading the guages properly, and each side only has one valve each. I canít be sure that the compressor is turning. When I look down at it all I see is the the clutch spinning...
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Posted By Billvyky

03 Frontier AC problems

Hi - my 03 Nissan Frontier has started blowing hot air again with the AC on. I say again, because I had the same issue a few months ago and had a garage check it out. They found no leaks and...
03-09-17, 03:56 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

i have a backflow preventer between the house and...

i have a backflow preventer between the house and the irrigation, just not between the hose and the irrigation.

I guess the hose is useless for anything pool related unless I put another BFP in...
03-08-17, 02:43 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

another concern

I ran this new line to the rear of my house because we had a pool put in last summer and my nearest hose connection was on the opposite corner of the house.

Downstream of the new hose bib I have 2...
03-08-17, 05:29 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

yes the new line was flushed out. It sprayed...

yes the new line was flushed out. It sprayed immediately the first time I turned on the water. I'll try putting on a new one.
03-07-17, 06:32 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

Hose Vacuum Breaker spraying

I just installed a new line and hose bib. I got a new vacuum breaker and screwed it on. When I turn the water on it sprays (not leaks) out of the drain holes, with or without a hose hooked to it. ...
12-30-16, 05:14 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

So when I was doing the design using an online...

So when I was doing the design using an online program, I measured my main service line coming into the house at another hose faucet I have at 3/4" and that's what I used. I only realized today...
12-30-16, 04:08 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

connection for irrigation

I've installed a small irrigation system. For now its only going to service my back yard, but I plan on expanding it later. I installed the 1" main line to a valve box where I can extend in the...
08-24-16, 10:44 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

no its block and stucco. Access to the outside...

no its block and stucco. Access to the outside ceiling from the above crawl space is blocked, so I cant even get to it that way.
08-24-16, 09:09 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

conduit

what is the best type of conduit to use? Should I enclose in the 1/2" pvc or is there anything else that may be easier or look better. All of the new wiring is under roof, close to the ceiling, but...
08-15-16, 06:29 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

not sure if you are able to see the sketch I...

not sure if you are able to see the sketch I uploaded. Its hard to explain.

The receptacle I want to extend is on my back porch. It is fed from a gfci plug in my garage, about 40 feet away. ...
08-15-16, 02:33 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

The circuit just happens to be gfci because its...

The circuit just happens to be gfci because its outside, and its not fed from a bathroom.

Is the total length measured to the breaker box or to the gfci plug its fed from and then to the breaker...
08-15-16, 07:28 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

It would be about 80 feet (total including new...

It would be about 80 feet (total including new wire) directly back to the panel, but closer to 100 feet if the wire goes to the gfci plug first then to the panel. I'm not sure how they are typically...
08-15-16, 07:03 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

extend gfci circuit

Hello -

I basically want to extend a 15 amp gfci protected circuit about 28 feet (up 7 feet, and 11 feet and 10 feet along ceiling) adding 2 new outlets.

I would be starting at an outlet...
04-13-16, 07:31 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

great, thanks for the info!

great, thanks for the info!
04-13-16, 05:41 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

Pilot - what kind of material would I use for the...

Pilot - what kind of material would I use for the barrier? Also would you know what type of bamboo is good for my area, and what size and spacing to use?

Thanks
04-05-16, 08:14 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

tall landscape wall in narrow area

We are having a pool put in and it almost complete so I am starting to think about landscaping. The pool deck is a full screen enclosure.

The area I need help with is a 7 ft wide by 30 ft long...
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Posted By Billvyky

Truck CD player static

I have a 03 Frontier with original stereo / CD player. When playing the radio it sounds fine, but when I play a CD it has static and cuts in and out. Any ideas what I can check before I buy a new...
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Posted By Billvyky

Enclose Screen Porch

I live in FL and have a basic 10'x12' screened porch with a framed roof attached to the main roof. I want to put up some kind of shutters (not hurricane shutters) for more privacy and to keep the...
06-18-14, 07:38 AM
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Posted By Billvyky

Thanks again. I was checking the specs on some...

Thanks again. I was checking the specs on some bigger ones. I see a 1500 w with 10 amp output and a 2000 w with 11.6 amp output.

I'm starting to like the idea of flashlights only.:)
06-17-14, 04:55 PM
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Posted By Billvyky

30 amp converter to generator

OK thanks to all of the help, I have my converter hooked up and will work good off of shore power.

The first place I am taking it will not have shore power, so I was thinking of buying a small 800...
06-08-14, 03:39 PM
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Views: 2,594
Posted By Billvyky

its a little hard to see under the white wires to...

its a little hard to see under the white wires to the right. I had to remove the second breaker to see it. It might be hard to remove, its more of a permanent attachment, not a screw. The yellow...
06-08-14, 01:05 PM
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Views: 2,594
Posted By Billvyky

I didn't mention that wire previously. It is...

I didn't mention that wire previously. It is connected to the bus and labeled connector.
06-08-14, 07:39 AM
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Views: 2,594
Posted By Billvyky

Additional questions. The green wire from the...

Additional questions. The green wire from the power cord connects to the converter where it is labeled chassis ground. When connecting the converter to the chassis, can I use the same type and...
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