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I have a cast iron skillett that is probably...

I have a cast iron skillett that is probably 70-80 years old. I inherited it. Usually I just scrape the crud out of it. I will sometime scrub it with salt and a stiff brush. When it gets really...
Today, 06:12 AM
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I have to disagree? When I built my wood shop I...

I have to disagree? When I built my wood shop I was given some kitchen cabinets for tool storage which I refurbished and cut to fit. I did it with a circular saw which is a lot easier than cutting a...
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My Honda dealer doesn't farm it out, they just...

My Honda dealer doesn't farm it out, they just don't do it. Instead they recommend a auto glass franchise.
Yesterday, 01:13 PM
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I agree that 2 cabinets make the most sense and...

I agree that 2 cabinets make the most sense and is the easiest solution, but a cabinet is nothing more than a box with a face frame and a door. Depending on your cabinets, your available tools and...
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I too prefer my well water. We just spent a year...

I too prefer my well water. We just spent a year in temporary housing and the house we were renting had city water. Neither of us could drink it. Even my wife's cats refused to drink it. I think...
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Some wells are acidic and some are alkaline. My...

Some wells are acidic and some are alkaline. My well is slightly alkaline and about half the house supply plumbing is copper. We have no issues with corrosion.
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So some light bulbs are like people?

So some light bulbs are like people?
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Norm - In pre ethanol days it was not unusual for...

Norm - In pre ethanol days it was not unusual for me to leave my car for 3 or 4 months during deployments. Just sitting in a base parking lot. I never had a gas problem but I always carried jumper...
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I do fill the tanks and I add stabilizer and then...

I do fill the tanks and I add stabilizer and then I run the engine long enough to get the stabilized fuel through the fuel system. I've been doing that for many years. I have never had a starting...
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You might try a shot of starting fluid. If you...

You might try a shot of starting fluid. If you use it just use a quick spray or two. If the engine doesn't fire you may have a different problem.

I leave gas overwinter in my lawn tractor,...
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Just based on what I see in the manual, the...

Just based on what I see in the manual, the adjustment simply sets a range of motion. I looked at mine and the adjustment is different than the illustration in the manual. I would adjust it in the...
10-20-20, 12:04 PM
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If you are planning a lot of tile work for your...

If you are planning a lot of tile work for your home, a cheap <$100 wet saw is a good investment. Mine lasted for years and I cut a lot of tile with it. If you bought your tiles at a tile shop they...
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Charlie - I have the 3X 30 Max. It too is slow in...

Charlie - I have the 3X 30 Max. It too is slow in reverse. That's probably a good thing. In my manual there is a shift rod adjustment procedure "If full range of speeds (forward and reverse) cannot...
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I just took delivery on a Cub Cadet 3 stage snow...

I just took delivery on a Cub Cadet 3 stage snow blower. This is my 2nd 3 stage machine. I recommend a 3 stage snow blower if you get packed snow plow mounds at the end of your drive. If not a 2...
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You can buy test kits on line for various water...

You can buy test kits on line for various water contaminants. Google water quality test strips. You can get them for most of the common things found in wells including iron and bacteria. They are...
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I noticed the same thing. It almost looks like...

I noticed the same thing. It almost looks like ABS particles like what you get when you hand saw a piece of pipe although I don't know how it would end up in a toilet tank.

What do the particles...
10-19-20, 09:17 AM
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Posted By cwbuff

Michael I apologize for my wise ass post but I...

Michael I apologize for my wise ass post but I suggest that you visit this site (https://www.dogsbite.org/)and read the statistics re pit bulls. Read about all the people killed or maimed by a...
10-18-20, 07:21 PM
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Be sure to let us know when the APBT freaks out...

Be sure to let us know when the APBT freaks out and eats some kid's face.
10-18-20, 03:19 PM
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I've had good luck using a piece of wire like a...

I've had good luck using a piece of wire like a scrap conductor from romex to push through the string channel.
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I think that is a 5 micron filter but you'll...

I think that is a 5 micron filter but you'll notice the verbiage attached "effectively tackle rust, sediment, and dirt." I'm not sure what that means but it doesn't mention removing or filtering of...
10-18-20, 01:10 PM
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That's not a political comment. It's a comment on...

That's not a political comment. It's a comment on human nature and the current times.

I shop at 3 different Home Depot stores in my area. All 3 have large signs out front saying "We're Hiring" -...
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I had this problem and I ended up gluing wood...

I had this problem and I ended up gluing wood shims to the underside of the granite to take up all of the headspace. With a fairly snug fit the DW can't tip.
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If your filter is appearing dirty that means it's...

If your filter is appearing dirty that means it's doing it's job. Mine turn completely brown within a couple of days.

Your filter housing will probably accept any 4"X10" filter. They are...
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I have an AP102 whole house filter. It uses two 5...

I have an AP102 whole house filter. It uses two 5 micron AP110 filters. The filters are not reusable. They are great at removing sand and grit from the well. We get very little debris in the faucet...
10-12-20, 11:42 AM
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I would not rely on adhesive alone. I've fixed...

I would not rely on adhesive alone. I've fixed squeaky floors by using blocking and screwing through the blocking up into the subfloor. Just be sure to size your screw length correctly. If you can...
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