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11-23-20, 12:37 PM
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Posted By kolias

Many thanks Zorfdt, now I feel much better. As...

Many thanks Zorfdt, now I feel much better. As for the”....(which could be another few decades), if I make it even for one more decade....then I will be very lucky LOL.

Much appreciated
11-23-20, 11:04 AM
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Posted By kolias

There are no water meters in my municipality +...

There are no water meters in my municipality + the other ones around but some municipalities further away do have water meters and I know in that case it’s easy to shut off the water supply. My shut...
11-23-20, 07:55 AM
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Views: 166
Posted By kolias

Most municipalities I know they don’t allow to...

Most municipalities I know they don’t allow to mess with the street water main + in any case you need this special tool, looks like it’s about 6-8 feet long, which the city uses to access the...
11-23-20, 01:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 166
Posted By kolias

Main Water Shutoff Valve

The pictures are from the main cold water shutoff valve in my house (most likely the original). The house was built in 1986 and I have been living here since 1998. I used this valve a few times at...
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Views: 489
Posted By kolias

I was not sure but now its all clear (I guess)....

I was not sure but now its all clear (I guess). With the chuck I can use all the bits I have now but with the EZ Lock I got to buy the ones which fit the EZ Lock. The Chuck will be better in my case....
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Views: 489
Posted By kolias

Many thanks for the help, now I understand the...

Many thanks for the help, now I understand the difference between the two
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Posted By kolias

Looks pretty nice this chuck, thanks. I...

Looks pretty nice this chuck, thanks.

I didn’t know about it and its true what I have now it’s a real pain.

Do you know what’s the difference between this chuck and the Dremel EZ Lock?

Thanks
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Views: 489
Posted By kolias

Considering the amount of sanding I will be...

Considering the amount of sanding I will be doing, I purchased this set:

https://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B086DMWY5Z/ref=ppx_od_dt_b_asin_title_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

It should be more than enough...
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Views: 489
Posted By kolias

Very good ideas and I will do them next time I...

Very good ideas and I will do them next time I need to replace the sanding drum, thanks
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Views: 489
Posted By kolias

Its true Pete, the rubber drum is old but has...

Its true Pete, the rubber drum is old but has never been used before. I have this Dremel set for about 15 years but never used it for any sanding. The rubber has expanded in the shape of a cone...
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Views: 489
Posted By kolias

I did all that and there is washer under the head...

I did all that and there is washer under the head but have a hard time to get the new one into the rubber. Will try again. Thanks
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Posted By kolias

Dremel Tool Problem

The picture shows a sanding drum about 1/4ĒOD by 1Ē long. On the right is the original (rubber drum) I had but after some use the sandpaper which was attached to it peeled off. I tried to put the...
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Views: 163
Posted By kolias

No problem with the pivot pins Pete, I have them...

No problem with the pivot pins Pete, I have them as you described but although I have the pin to hold the pivot side of the door, I’m missing the roller. The door works good except its wobbly a bit...
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Views: 163
Posted By kolias

Bi-fold mirror closet doors

Trying to fix a bi-folding mirrors closet door with a top track of 32Ē. There is no bottom track. The top pin of the second door pane slides into the top track but there is nothing on the pin, looks...
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Posted By kolias

Good idea Pilot Dane but it makes me think what...

Good idea Pilot Dane but it makes me think what is the thickness of the steel frame. If its less than 1/8” no thread will hold the door. In addition on the opposite side of the door I will have to...
Replies: 3
Views: 176
Posted By kolias

Closet with Steel Door Frame

I have a closet with 32Ē door opening and folding doors. I want to replace the folding doors with a standard door (to swing out) but how do I install the hinges on the steel frame?
09-12-20, 06:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 292
Posted By kolias

That’s an awesome project Tolyn and at my age I...

That’s an awesome project Tolyn and at my age I don’t think I will live long enough to do something similar, if I could. lol
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By kolias

Got a chance tonight to try the motors. First I...

Got a chance tonight to try the motors. First I used a walwart of 12.8VDC and nothing happened.

Then I used a 24VDC and the motor went like crazy. Fortunately the motor shaft has a tiny gear...
09-11-20, 06:49 PM
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Views: 292
Posted By kolias

Further into my marbles track design I suspect...

Further into my marbles track design I suspect there must be a relation between how fast a marble travels to reach a point on the track and I wonder if someone knows anything about it.

I could not...
Replies: 11
Views: 256
Posted By kolias

Thanks for the help Pilot Dane, I understand how...

Thanks for the help Pilot Dane, I understand how it works but for some reason the flap drops down as soon as I release the button and I can’t figure out why. The other 2 toilets have different parts...
Replies: 6
Views: 246
Posted By kolias

Good idea but the motor's casing has no markings....

Good idea but the motor's casing has no markings. Didn't have a chance yet to try the motors but I will some times next week and post the results. Thanks
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Views: 124
Posted By kolias

Much appreciated, now I got the video Thanks

Much appreciated, now I got the video
Thanks
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Views: 124
Posted By kolias

Canít Save YouTube Video to my HD

Itís not the first time I save YouTube videos to my HD for reference but Iím unable to save this 6 minutes or so video although I tried several times. The video downloads fine and is about making...
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Views: 246
Posted By kolias

Thank you guys for the help. It is true that one...

Thank you guys for the help. It is true that one motor terminal, in both motors, has a red dot so that indicates the motors are DC. Unfortunately I don’t remember what printer it was to find out the...
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Views: 256
Posted By kolias

“How is your flapper so spotlessly clean after 16...

“How is your flapper so spotlessly clean after 16 years?...”, lol, well 20 some years ago when I bought this house all 3 toilets had their tanks filthy dirty black! Most likely these toilets were the...
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