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03-27-19, 03:42 PM
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Posted By TonySexton

It's probably a coincidence. I think I've seen a...

It's probably a coincidence. I think I've seen a few silverfish around the house before. Though I suppose it's possible that juvenile silverfish are crawling on my at work before. I know other people...
03-27-19, 02:44 PM
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Posted By TonySexton

Second image

Here's the second one. Same picture but less clear. Couldn't attach to previous post for some reason.
03-27-19, 02:41 PM
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Posted By TonySexton

I just found this in the bathtub

I just found this in the bathtub. It is in a little puddle of water. This is just a day after I found stuff crawling on me at work. Had never seen one inside the house before. Looked like a "little...
03-27-19, 10:04 AM
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Views: 442
Posted By TonySexton

Thank you so much for the tips! Yes, I'll post...

Thank you so much for the tips! Yes, I'll post back.
03-27-19, 07:02 AM
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Views: 442
Posted By TonySexton

I meant the title to be: Little white "worms"...

I meant the title to be: Little white "worms" crawling on me at work
03-27-19, 06:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 442
Posted By TonySexton

Little white "worms" crawling on me at work

Hello. Do you have any ideas as to what is crawling on me at work and where it's coming from?

For at least the past couple of weeks, I've periodically felt and seen bugs crawling on me at work....
02-24-19, 08:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

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02-24-19, 05:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Okay, it appears that they used teflon tape. But...

Okay, it appears that they used teflon tape. But what size should I get? Most of the ones on Amazon are 1/2", which seems to big for that little nut. Also, if the nut is facing me, I assume I wrap in...
02-24-19, 05:23 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

OK. The owner is going to have a new strainer...

OK. The owner is going to have a new strainer installed, which may or may not help. The issue seems to be that the filter is constantly getting clogged with that debris. In the meantime, I will have...
02-15-19, 06:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

OK. I see the AC is new. That's probably what...

OK. I see the AC is new. That's probably what happened before. Thanks.
02-14-19, 03:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Unfortunately, didn't fit. It needs more like...

Unfortunately, didn't fit. It needs more like 29mm x 39mm, though even those measurements are slightly off. It's irregular. Furthermore, the original has little grooves that seem to match the grooves...
02-12-19, 05:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

I'll post back on Thursday.

I'll post back on Thursday.
02-11-19, 07:46 PM
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Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Yes, a split lock washer is what they appear to...

Yes, a split lock washer is what they appear to have been using before. Okay. I won't get that.

The inner diameter is most important. Okay. Do you mean that it should be tight, loose, something...
02-11-19, 07:08 PM
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Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Okay. I may go to the hardware store tomorrow....

Okay. I may go to the hardware store tomorrow. I've noticed that some of these washers are split. What is the split for? Does that impact the size of the washer? From what I can tell, this nut will...
02-11-19, 05:31 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Two plumbing supply stores did not have them!!! I...

Two plumbing supply stores did not have them!!! I ordered some washers online, hoping that they'll fit. We'll see how it goes later this week when they arrive.

Is there anything else to do?...
02-10-19, 09:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

OK. I'll let you know how it goes.

OK. I'll let you know how it goes.
02-10-19, 08:09 PM
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Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Okay. But, just so we are clear. I should be buy...

Okay. But, just so we are clear. I should be buy only ONE washer?
02-10-19, 07:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Thanks. Those ridges on the nut are a washer. It...

Thanks. Those ridges on the nut are a washer. It comes right off. But that makes me think there was something on the nut AND something on the strainer head. I can't say for sure though. Thoughts?
02-10-19, 05:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Need more help

The AC stopped working again. I took the nut off, drained the water, then put it back on. But the water was leaking out. So I took it off again. What you identified as a copper crush washer is GONE!...
Replies: 34
Views: 658
Posted By TonySexton

18-inch ratchet with 1-inch socket did the trick....

18-inch ratchet with 1-inch socket did the trick. Wasn't that hard to get off! Great tips here for future jobs, but the simplest route was the best!!! Thanks!!!!!!
02-07-19, 04:16 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Okay. I'll just take it off then and take it to...

Okay. I'll just take it off then and take it to the plumbing supply store to get a replacement. Thanks again.
02-06-19, 09:18 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

Thanks. How does the copper washer stay on the...

Thanks. How does the copper washer stay on the faucet?
02-06-19, 07:39 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

New issue

Hello again. Took the nut to the Y strainer off. Cleaned the filter. Then drained the water to clear the line. But it looks like a washer of some sort broke. I can't tell if taking off the nut did it...
Replies: 34
Views: 658
Posted By TonySexton

OK. These are great tips. Thanks.

OK. These are great tips. Thanks.
02-05-19, 07:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 439
Posted By TonySexton

You are a genius and a life saver! Got that bad...

You are a genius and a life saver! Got that bad boy off with the 5" and 7" versions of these locking pliers!!!:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-Qasg85ZXM

Thank you!!!!!!
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