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06-16-14, 01:17 PM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Thanks for your help with this. Dropped by the...

Thanks for your help with this. Dropped by the dedicated electrical supplier and was told there are no extenders on the market today that will fit that product from 1970 or so. Since I am applying...
06-15-14, 05:17 PM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Tks PCBoss, attached is picture of the extender I...

Tks PCBoss, attached is picture of the extender I picked up.

What I meant by using washers was to fasten the extender to the original octagonal box and mortar it in. It wouldn't go anywhere, but...
06-15-14, 03:44 PM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Should have probably included that in original...

Should have probably included that in original post ... sorry.

The old box size is 3 1/4"; while the extender is 3 5/8" in diameter.

Tks
06-15-14, 03:19 PM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

New Extender for Older Octagonal Box too Large

Am writing this with the hope that someone out there may have seen this before.

I am currently have the brick on my house covered with a stone veneer. Next to my front door is the outside light...
05-05-06, 11:12 AM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Tks for getting back so fast on this and I...

Tks for getting back so fast on this and I apologize for any confusion because of my choice in wording.

By 'hiding' I simply meant that when the drawer front was closed it would be hidden from...
05-05-06, 09:53 AM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

New undercounter switch for garberator.

Am doing a small reno in the kitchen which encumpasses some minor wiring changes to lights and switches. As is usual for renovations what started small seems to be getting larger as existing...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Just wanted to take a second and say thanks for...

Just wanted to take a second and say thanks for your help here. These sites are just what I was looking for.
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Cool Volume control for remote speakers

Am in the process of doing a small reno on my kitchen (well it started small anyways). One of the things am planning to include are stereo speakers in the ceiling. What I'm wondering is if it's...
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Views: 1,189
Posted By Dave_Ont

Thanks SteveFL and MrRonFL for your suggestion on...

Thanks SteveFL and MrRonFL for your suggestion on the keypad. I took a look tonight and saw that there were infact 5 contacts on the keypad itself; 4 used for the wiring and 1 open and unused. ...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Not sure of keypad type

Thanks for your response SteveFl (Florida I would assume ... I'm way north in Toronto Canada).

To be honest with you, I've had the system disabled over 2 years while I demolished the old basement...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Thanks for your help!

Thanks MrRon, you answered my question and made the decision fairly easy.

Right now the system isn't formally monitored but we want it to be, so if the CO detector shouldn't be with the smokes and...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Adding on a second smoke and a carbon monoxide detector

Have recently renovated my basement and would like to replace an old battery charged smoke detector down there with a new wired one and add it in series to my system one on another floor so when one...
04-14-05, 02:09 PM
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Views: 7,520
Posted By Dave_Ont

Thanks for getting back on this, Annette. I...

Thanks for getting back on this, Annette. I spoke with my wife and to be honest with you, we don't know if it's 100% down filled or foam core. We didn't think to ask, and that's one of the beauties...
04-13-05, 09:35 AM
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Down filled sofas

My wife and I are currently looking for a new sofa and chairs and came, per chance, on a nice looking one that was super comfortable to sit on. I believe the company to be Robin Bruce. The...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Problem Solved

Just wanted to say thanks to those that helped. On Sunday afternoon the installer called back to apologize for not responding to my calls, he was apparently on vacation for 3 weeks with his family,...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Thanks BlueCube, it's a good point you made on...

Thanks BlueCube, it's a good point you made on the liability issue and how easy it would be for anyone in the know to modify your system without your knowledge. I was thinking more on the lines that...
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Posted By Dave_Ont

Trouble with Installers Code on a DSC 832 -5010

Have recently renovated basement and in the interim had disabled alarm system and cancelled central monitoring. Have now move the control panel to a different area (near the electrical panel) and...
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