Search: Posts Made By: bambata
Showing results 1 to 25 of 96
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Replies: 9
Views: 192
Posted By bambata

Wasn't able to make HD run but I will get that...

Wasn't able to make HD run but I will get that dead weight.
I have changed 2 in the past, very carefully like a porcupine approaching a female to mate.
Plan is to keep same diameter. Am thinking...
Replies: 9
Views: 192
Posted By bambata

The door still has 1 spring in place, therefore...

The door still has 1 spring in place, therefore tensioned. I was hoping to get the new springs together with the rods so I can loosen the one spring still in place. I suppose I can pick them at HD so...
Replies: 9
Views: 192
Posted By bambata

The door is 16 x 7, weighs 96.6 lbs. Current...

The door is 16 x 7, weighs 96.6 lbs.
Current Spring measures
L-22",
Inside Diam. -20,
20 coils->4"1/8".
Which per seller charts equals to a .207x2x22" size spring.

My questions

1-If...
Forum: Water Heaters
08-15-19, 09:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 126
Posted By bambata

Thanx! So it's ok to assume that about the...

Thanx!

So it's ok to assume that about the same duration applies for the braided water lines to sinks and toilets cisterns?
Forum: Water Heaters
08-15-19, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 126
Posted By bambata

Are Braided Water Lines Safe & Up To City Code?

I am gonna be replacing the water heater. I had installed new water lines this past May but the braided type. A plumber suggested these are

1-not up to city code and
2-usually never last but a...
Replies: 9
Views: 192
Posted By bambata

It's just a plain Jane door with nothing added. I...

It's just a plain Jane door with nothing added. I will meas. size and weigh it tonight by placing a scale underneath.

Also the GDopener pulling cable got caught and snapped. So I will have to...
Replies: 9
Views: 192
Posted By bambata

Garage Door Springs-Replace With Thicker Springs?

GD torsion spring snapped. It's a 2 car garage, single door type with 2 springs. After measurements the replacement spring is supposed to be .207 x 2" Diam. x 22" Length.

Previously the door was...
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By bambata

I like the bedliner spray idea. Does it stick to...

I like the bedliner spray idea. Does it stick to the rubber/step part?
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By bambata

They are steel tubes, step area is plastic....

They are steel tubes, step area is plastic. Someone suggested they used a rustoleum bedliner. I have seen utuber use krylon fusion for plastic spray paint. He took it to both the metal and plastic....
Replies: 3
Views: 359
Posted By bambata

Replace it. Here in Dallas Texas some junk yards...

Replace it. Here in Dallas Texas some junk yards have specials - batteries are $15 on Thursdays, otherwise $30. My junk yard run last week saw this tow truck off-loading 2 cars. In one battery was...
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By bambata

How Do you Restore Nerf Bars Back To Glory?

Before installing these bars on new to me 99 4x4 Ranger I would like to restore them to some of their erstwhile glory in the same black.

Has anyone done this? How and what products did you use,...
Replies: 5
Views: 501
Posted By bambata

BUY ADVICE - Ford Ranger 1999 XLT 4x4 83k Miles

1999 XLT 4x4 83k Miles clean body & interior, for 3k

Truck has been sitting under a tree since 2015 but cranked right up with a new battery.
Just checked out this truck, it drives/feels ok....
06-29-19, 10:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By bambata

I thought of the voltage transformer method but...

I thought of the voltage transformer method but didn't pursue it because I already have the supplies for the below method. Besides, I will still need a socket for it.

The pic is a toggle switch...
06-28-19, 09:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By bambata

The pool needs the 240v as is I think. So I think...

The pool needs the 240v as is I think. So I think it's on to look somewhere else as a source. Can I use the light switch as a source for 110V receptacle? Will the breaker for the light switch be an...
06-28-19, 06:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 685
Posted By bambata

Ouch, that looks insane. Try MSMA

Ouch, that looks insane. Try MSMA
06-28-19, 05:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 409
Posted By bambata

How To Wire a 110V from a 220V or Other Sources?

Question:
Should I wire a 110v outlet from a 220v toggle switch or from an overhead light switch? I want to position the outlet just above the pool timer.

Background:
I would like to install a...
06-26-19, 08:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 894
Posted By bambata

Reciprocating saw...that's interesting but looks...

Reciprocating saw...that's interesting but looks like a back killer. I have an Edgehog, best thing I have ever used. Power it up and walk behind it, it's a back saver. I go through 1 metal blade per...
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By bambata

No work has been done. We came into this house...

No work has been done. We came into this house recently and just trying to fix existing issues. There might have been some work done prior to us. The few sockets I have pulled are back stabbed. So I...
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By bambata

I do have the little digital meter from harbor...

I do have the little digital meter from harbor freight. Will that do?

I have taken some out, except the ones in the bedroom. I see Wires are connected but I don't know next step since they are...
Replies: 6
Views: 655
Posted By bambata

Chasing Non Working Sockets/Lights

This is for a new house to us, so I don't know prior history. I am chasing non working sockets/lights using a powerpoint tester.
https://i.imgur.com/ePtLCV2.jpg

Master B/Room, major problem
In...
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By bambata

They are much bigger than stock 225/70/15 and the...

They are much bigger than stock 225/70/15 and the truck has gained a little height. I can live with an off cue speedo. My biggest concern was any negative effect they may cause on truck.

Yes they...
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By bambata

1998 Ford Ranger 2.5 With 235/65/R18 Questions

1998 Ford Ranger 2.5 71k Miles



I came into these 235/65/R18 wheels from an newer explorer, not sure of the year. I have been testing them today.

Right off the bat what I would like to know...
Replies: 5
Views: 872
Posted By bambata

Nothing happened, batt. is toast. Thanx for your...

Nothing happened, batt. is toast. Thanx for your ideas guys.
Replies: 5
Views: 872
Posted By bambata

OK. I added DI water and it's slow charging. Will...

OK. I added DI water and it's slow charging. Will see if it's bubbling in 12 hours
Showing results 1 to 25 of 96
 


 
Forum Jump