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10-24-12, 07:11 AM
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I haven't tried cleaning yet. They are old and...

I haven't tried cleaning yet. They are old and pads are getting stiff and lack flexibility. I'm concerned with chemicals making them stiffer. My initial thought was buy replacement pads if possible. ...
10-24-12, 06:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,145
Posted By sandy2000

Cleaning pads on Irwin adjustable clamps

I'm a hobbyist and the yellow cushion pads on my Irwin adjustable clamps have starting leaving a mark on my projects. I was able to buy replacement pads for the larger "mini" size. The "micro" size,...
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Views: 1,115
Posted By sandy2000

Are Toro wheels interchangeable?

Toro Recycler walk behind model 20018 serial # 220005564
My rears wheels are rapidly losing the threads. I've looked at the Toro sites and part numbers for front wheels (105-1814) are different than...
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Views: 1,818
Posted By sandy2000

Craftsman Table saw manual needed

My neighbor got a new table saw and gave me his old non-working Craftsman 10" Model 113.29572 (113.295702). I understand both models use the same manual. It took me 30 minutes to get the accumulated...
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Views: 4,906
Posted By sandy2000

Dremel thread size??

While attaching the flex shaft to a Dremel rotary tool you screw a cap (the one with a square hole in it) on the motor shaft. Can anyone tell me what size thread that is? A couple of years ago I...
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Views: 1,578
Posted By sandy2000

Manual trunk fixed!

My neighbor parked his Honda side by side and we traced the trunk release cable. Sure 'nuf, back up out of site was a small bracket that was supposed to be holding the cable. Pushed it and it works!
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Posted By sandy2000

Manual trunk release doesn't work

Any known problems @ solutions for manual trunk release on 2003 Honda Accord? The key works and the remote works but not the release beside the drivers seat. I have looked at the mechanism in the...
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Views: 4,989
Posted By sandy2000

King Craft tools ???

I'm looking for input on KingCraft tools, sold by Aldi. Seem very reasonably priced but if they won't hold up for household repairs etc I buy elsewhere. THANKS
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Views: 967
Posted By sandy2000

pressure washers

I'm looking for pros/cons of pressure washers. Residential use only, driveway approx 30' x 40'. Would like to use on the cars if pressure not too much. Can you point me in the right direction? Thanks
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Views: 4,285
Posted By sandy2000

King Craft tools

We just got an Aldi's store and they occasionally have King Craft tools at a very competitive price. Does anyone have any experience with them or is it the typical, "You get what you pay for!" Thanks
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Views: 1,914
Posted By sandy2000

Direct TV Pro's & Con's

I'm interested in reading the pros/cons of Direct TV from people who don't have a financial interest in selling it! Your input WILL be appreciated! :)
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Posted By sandy2000

Takes forever to pre-heat

Our Kenmore electric range Model 790.990131 seems to take forever to pre-heat. approx 15 minutes to reach 325 and between 17-18 minutes to reach 400 degrees. Is this par for the course? I have...
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Views: 912
Posted By sandy2000

Drill Press question

My 20 year old Craftsman 8" drill press, model 113.21372, has started acting up. When I start to lower the spindle (??) drill there is a slight resistance and then a one time clicking noise. It...
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Views: 1,129
Posted By sandy2000

Your right!

I hadn't thought in terms of "could the threads actually be cut". I'm making small airplanes out of aluminum cans and the kit contained small plastic caps to put on the 1/16" struts etc . All of the...
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Views: 1,129
Posted By sandy2000

micro die

I'm working on a craft project where I need to cut some threads onto a 1/16" diameter metal rod. Thread size is immaterial as long as I can get some small nuts for it. Does anyone know if dies are...
06-14-04, 07:47 AM
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Views: 1,212
Posted By sandy2000

Replacing a bathroom exhaust fan

I have to replace the exhaust fan in our 15 year old house. It is fan only, no heater and no light. Other than CFM (??) rating are they all basically the same? I plan to get a unit with the higest...
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Views: 1,036
Posted By sandy2000

Why? Why? Why?

I just went thru a why? why? why? session with my young grandson. I was painting a paneled door and did the panels first as my Father taught me. My grandson asked why I didn't paint the edge first...
05-31-04, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 960
Posted By sandy2000

Baldwin was right on target...but

Once I removed the unit and took it to the garage I could see immediately what Baldwin was talking about. The rivets were loose. The entire porcelain socket came out once I removed a small screw but...
05-28-04, 05:52 PM
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Views: 960
Posted By sandy2000

Faulty socket?

3 of 4 sockets on the ceiling fan work great. The bulb in the 4th flickers and goes out (not burns out) on a regular basis. I can jiggle the bulb and it comes on for awhile. I can rotate bulbs and...
05-11-04, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,244
Posted By sandy2000

Is it customary?

We just went thru our 1st re-carpeting experience. Carpet was purchased from a reputable dealer and included installation. At the end of the day the installers gave the impression that they were...
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Views: 1,242
Posted By sandy2000

convert VCR to DVD

Has anyone used a commercial firm to convert VCR's to DVD format? What are the pro's & con's?
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Views: 7,095
Posted By sandy2000

Porter paints

We used Glidden once and switched back to Porter Paints. Yup, it is a little more but we felt it covered better and with less splashing. IF you spend an extra $100. and you don't have to repaint in 4...
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Views: 1,574
Posted By sandy2000

Do Gutter guards work?

I think I understand the gutter guard concept HOWEVER do they work effectively for collecting and redirecting rain run off from the roof? I've seen the commercials and they look nice and probably...
Replies: 3
Views: 710
Posted By sandy2000

cassette to CD

I'm using Windows ME which came preloaded with the Windows Media Player. Is it possible using Windows Media Player to copy old cassette tapes to my hard drive so I can then burn CD copies? If not,...
03-04-04, 06:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 7,210
Posted By sandy2000

What about?

Here is a post from another site:

Request: Furniture maker needs quick rusting of metal on log beds. I need to rust metal for a headboard in a log bed. This rusting process can only take one hour...
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