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Thanks for the replies. I have considered putting...

Thanks for the replies. I have considered putting in a better-quality roof material, like metal as some of you suggested, but it's not common around here. Every roof is shingles if they're sloped or...
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How can I improve this roof

I have a roof over a basement stairwell. The shingles need to be replaced so I am planning to go out there and replace them. But this is an opportunity to possibly improve the roof. So is there...
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So are you saying I can get any VOIP gateway box,...

So are you saying I can get any VOIP gateway box, connect it to any PBX box, and connect that to the existing phone lines, and that will let me do certain things within my house. But if I want...
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Posted By doublezero

Free VOIP calling via PBX box & VOIP gateway?

I've been looking for options on home phone service. Currently I pay for an old fashioned landline. These days, except for my current cable ISP, all the providers that are available in my area are...
07-31-20, 03:28 PM
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Posted By doublezero

Because maybe this is a common issue that someone...

Because maybe this is a common issue that someone who works with gears and nuts & bolts would know about. There's a sticker that says "Orbitrek - 137012". I don't see anything online for it. It's old.
07-31-20, 01:20 PM
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Posted By doublezero

Stair machine making loud 'thud' on each rotation

I have a stair machine which needs to be adjusted. The left pedal (not the pedal itself, but something involved with it) makes a loud thump every time the pedal rotates. I adjusted the pedal by...
07-18-20, 06:58 PM
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Posted By doublezero

Let me see if I'm clear on what I need for the...

Let me see if I'm clear on what I need for the section with the copper drain pipe. I need new 4" PVC, a no-hub connector, and some new 1.5" copper along with any necessary adapters and elbows. Going...
07-18-20, 01:46 PM
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Posted By doublezero

Need to replace part or all of a stack pipe

I have a rusted & broken cast iron stack pipe which needs to be replaced. I noticed it was leaking some time ago and when I touched it lightly with my foot a section of it disintegrated. So I removed...
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Posted By doublezero

Got it. Fuse #29 only shows a reading on one...

Got it. Fuse #29 only shows a reading on one side. At least 2 other fuses also show readings on only one side, including a 15A I took from another slot to test in #29 yesterday. They don't look...
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I have a multimeter. I'm not getting any readings...

I have a multimeter. I'm not getting any readings off any of the fuses - I must be doing something wrong. I got a reading off of an item connected to the gas pedal, so the multimeter works, I just...
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Posted By doublezero

'Cigarette lighter' port is dead

Car is a 2008 Honda Civic.

Most people call it the cigarette lighter but it's used for other things like charging phones. I used it to plug in an air pump to pump up my tires. On the last tire,...
05-21-20, 12:19 PM
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Posted By doublezero

To remove the blue nut you could use a ratchet...

To remove the blue nut you could use a ratchet wrench: https://www.homedepot.ca/product/milwaukee-1-4-inch-drive-sae-metric-ratchet-and-socket-mechanics-tool-set-50-piece-/1001357991

If you buy a...
05-21-20, 11:43 AM
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Posted By doublezero

No. 67 Auto-Vent leaking

I have one of these https://www.maidmist.com/automatic-air-valves/no-67/

I think it's similar to a radiator vent which you're supposed to open up once a year to let pressure out. I didn't notice...
05-20-20, 02:52 PM
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Posted By doublezero

That seems to be the solution. Thanks. I don't...

That seems to be the solution. Thanks. I don't have the best wrenches for it, but I got it to stop leaking. Needs more tightening with better wrenches because now the faucet is pointing up instead of...
05-20-20, 01:38 PM
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Posted By doublezero

Frost Free Wall Hydrant + Brass Adapter = Leak

I replaced my ancient leaking outdoor hose faucet with one of these: https://www.markssupply.ca/2323893/Product/390-120_Wall_Hydrants_-_Sediment_Faucets

It's threaded. It requires this adapter:...
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Posted By doublezero

Dixie2012: That's perfect, it has my tab. Thanks!...

Dixie2012: That's perfect, it has my tab. Thanks! Card has been removed.
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Posted By doublezero

Removing video card - don't understand how clip works

I need to remove the video card on one of my computers but it's connected to the motherboard with a clip and I don't know what to do with the clip. It feels like I'll break it by attempting to bend...
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Posted By doublezero

Danfoss radiator sensor and radiator

Referring to this product: https://www.danfoss.com/en/products/radiator-and-room-thermostats/dhs/radiator-thermostats/radiator-sensors/#tab-overview

It was always set to '1' which is the lowest...
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AllanJ: There's no TV/AV button on that...

AllanJ:

There's no TV/AV button on that remote but one of the buttons at the lowest end says Video Source. That does what TV/AV is supposed to do. Pressed it and a show appeared. I've got cable...
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Posted By doublezero

AllanJ: "One other thing to try: Press TV...

AllanJ:

"One other thing to try: Press TV button, then hold Setup button as before, Enter 4 digit code and wait 10 seconds. Press TV button again without pressing Setup again. Point the remote at...
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Posted By doublezero

AllanJ: What do I do with the codes though?...

AllanJ:

What do I do with the codes though? I pressed TV, pressed SETUP and waited for the TV button to blink twice, then entered each code. First I entered 0463. Nothing happened. Entered it...
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Posted By doublezero

Dixie2012: Yes, I have cable. It's included in...

Dixie2012: Yes, I have cable. It's included in the internet/phone package from the cable company. I told them repeatedly I want to cancel cable TV, but they say my monthly bill will go up if I do...
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Posted By doublezero

The remote uses AAA batteries. I tested all my...

The remote uses AAA batteries. I tested all my AAA batteries with a Multimeter. The ones I put into the Sansui remote are not dead - I assumed they were dead because nothing happened when I pressed...
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Posted By doublezero

There doesn't appear to be any button like that...

There doesn't appear to be any button like that on the TV. There's a button on the TV's remote that says TV/AV. None of my batteries work even ones that I just opened - turns out there's no point...
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Posted By doublezero

That's the way I have it set up. I'm using the...

That's the way I have it set up. I'm using the existing RCA cable. The green jack is plugged into where it says Video, which is the bottom port on the right. On the TV the green jack is plugged into...
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