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Help Needed Metalworking Question

Hello All,

I'm working on 18 ga. sheet metal project where a stamped recess in the sheet metal has become distorted and flattened (no recess). I would like to know how I can restore the recess...
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Driveway Edge On Slop, Is It Stable???

Hi All,

My driveway edge is very close to 3 foot drop off. Soil been brought in to support the edge. I'm just wondering if the soil will be enough to support the driveway. Any help with this is...
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Pete, thanks for your reply. There are lots...

Pete,

thanks for your reply. There are lots of smaller propane tanks that have pressure gauges, that are connected through the service/regulator valve, though I've never seen one on a 420lb tank....
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420 Pound Propane Tank with no gauge

Hi all,

I own my own a 420lb propane tank that I use for heating my garage. If you're not familiar with a 420lb tank it 4' tall x 3' wide and holds 120 gallons . The issue is that this tank...
03-10-15, 05:24 PM
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Gunguy45, Here's the price and a photo of a...

Gunguy45, Here's the price and a photo of a hot/cold sillcock from Amazon.


lawrosa, if you look at the picture of the sillcock you will see it has 2 pipes. I don't know how I can un-sweat (if...
03-10-15, 03:59 PM
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lawrosa wrote "Well the ice probably egged the...

lawrosa wrote "Well the ice probably egged the pipe. there are internal threads for the stem. These may not grab anymore is al, and may seemed stripped"

ok, now that makes sense and it may explain...
03-10-15, 03:26 PM
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mark, I don't have a problem soldering the...

mark,

I don't have a problem soldering the split mainly because I have nothing to lose. Soldering in a new $150 sillcock makes me a little nervous.

joecaption1,

I could clean the metal...
03-10-15, 02:31 PM
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Joecaption1, thanks for your reply. What...

Joecaption1,

thanks for your reply. What chance am I taking by soldering it? All of the my copper plumbing is soldered and this split in the pipe would require less solder than all of the sweated...
03-10-15, 12:36 PM
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Posted By mross

Sillcock Repair?

Hello,

I have a hot/cold sillcock in my garage that has a split in one of the pipes. I left a hose attached to the sillcock and it froze and split the pipe on the right size. I can access the...
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Posted By mross

Bud, Thank you for your ideas. The distance...

Bud,

Thank you for your ideas. The distance from the top of the hole to the bottom is about 12".

You said "My other thought would be to attach that hole saw to a long shaft that can be centered...
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How to enlarge and center 1 3/8" hole in wood

Hi everyone,

This is my situation. I'm in the process of mounting on a carousel horse onto a stand. The stand is made up of 1" pipe (actual size (1 11/32 od) x 5'. The pipe goes through a 1...
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chandler, thanks for your reply. You...

chandler,

thanks for your reply.

You stated: "Having the pieces put together will make it a little more difficult, but the dowel will be necessary for rigidity"

I was thinking the exact...
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Need help with carousel Horse Repair

Hi Everyone,

Not sure if this is the correct forum for my questions but it was the closest I could find. Here's the situation. I'm repairing a carousel horse that fell off it's stand and the two...
11-11-14, 01:10 PM
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Posted By mross

hi marksr, thanks for your reply. the...

hi marksr,

thanks for your reply.

the tree currently has several branches on the 4' section that is remaining. My goal is to get it back to it's normal shape or as close as I can. The typical...
11-11-14, 11:12 AM
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Posted By mross

"If you want to try and save your tree Redbud are...

"If you want to try and save your tree Redbud are very damage tolerant so you can get pretty rough with training and pruning"


pilot dane,

Thanks for your reply. That's the whole crux of the...
11-11-14, 09:17 AM
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Posted By mross

Need advice on an Eastern Redbud Tree

HI all,

I planted a 3" caliper x 12' tall Eastern Redbud tree in the fall of 2013. It didn't leaf out in the following spring. It was a hard winter so I kept an eye on it for the next few months,...
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Hi, thanks for your response. So, just replace...

Hi, thanks for your response. So, just replace the timer-switch with the standard on/off switch and connect the wires the same way. Is the heatlamp socket ok to use for a standard bulb? Any idea, why...
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Want to change a bathroom heat lamp combo fixture to a standard light

hello everyone,

Here's the situation. I have a Broan/Nutone model 9427P, fan-heatlamp-light combo ceiling fixture in my m-bath. I want to convert the heatlamp to a standard light and control it...
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Cheese, thanks for your response. What are the 3...

Cheese, thanks for your response. What are the 3 sizes your referring to and what do you think about my idea?
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Weed Trimmer Fuel Line Help Needed

Hello all,

I'm interested in getting some opinions on a concern I have. I fix 2 cycle lawn equipment as a hobby and I never seem to have the correct size fuel lines. I have found a very good...
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Toro Recycler Lawnmower Blade Clutch Question

hello,

I own a 1991 Toro Recycler lawnmower (model 20106) with a blade clutch. The problem is the blade won't stay engaged. The blade is engaged via a cable connected to the brake clutch and a...
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should I use kohler replacement parts for my toilet?

Hello all,

I have 3 identical Kohler toilets in my house that all need new fill valves and flush valves. The toilets are Kohler Wellworth series, model K-4612, 1.6 gal toilets. My questions is...
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Toilet not level?

Hi,

I removed my toilet to have the bathroom floor retiled. After the floor was retiled, I reinstalled the toilet and few days later I put a level on it and found out it's not level. I then put...
10-31-09, 01:31 PM
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Posted By mross

Acrylic additive for Grout, Good Idea?

Hi all, My question is specifically in regard to "re-grouting" tile. I've read that it's a good idea to put an acrylic additive in the grout when doing re-grouting. Is this in fact a good idea and if...
10-29-09, 05:18 PM
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Posted By mross

Chandler, thanks for your reply. You said " You...

Chandler, thanks for your reply. You said " You will need to use a non sanded grout back" What does this mean? Are you simply saying that i need to use a non sanded grout when I reapply the grout?...
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