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01-31-20, 07:46 PM
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Posted By Sogeki

My other post is pending approval because I had...

My other post is pending approval because I had image urls in it to avoid the image resolution limitation so I could get you on the same page, but I think I've got a plan.

I'll dig up my new...
01-30-20, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By Sogeki

AllanJ Existing is Meter (unbonded), Main...

AllanJ

Existing is Meter (unbonded), Main with disconnect (bonded), Sub (unbonded). Meter and main are on a pole. Sub is indoors and will not be touched. I have mounted a new Meter and Main with...
01-30-20, 08:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 434
Posted By Sogeki

Floating neutral in main and sub panel

For single phase 240V 200 amp service.
I have already bonded my ground rods to my main panel via a single #4 conductor (GEC). The neutral is bonded in the meter and in the main panel at this time...
Replies: 2
Views: 640
Posted By Sogeki

Repercussions for installing short doors?

I'm in a 500 sqft house with 1 door facing away from the road. This door is the standard 36" wide 6'8" tall.
I need to add a laundry room. Since I'm already replacing my siding, I'm taking the...
12-11-18, 10:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,836
Posted By Sogeki

Need to fill 1/2" gap between window frame and drywall return

Like much of the new work done on my house, I hadn't planned on replacing my siding when I set out to fix my home wiring and plumbing a few years ago, but (now that I see the problem) I can't just...
Replies: 8
Views: 1,264
Posted By Sogeki

Okay, I just wanted to make sure it was possible...

Okay, I just wanted to make sure it was possible before suggesting it to the one paying. I'll start checking who's local.
Thanks
Replies: 8
Views: 1,264
Posted By Sogeki

Can you weld/braze cast iron?

I am needing to replace my pressure regulator for my well pump, but I'm having trouble getting a parts supplier to decide whether they have the part or not (the website and representative says it's...
03-20-18, 09:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By Sogeki

Okay, thanks. Yes, the last 6" of the joists...

Okay, thanks.

Yes, the last 6" of the joists are gone along with the rim/header joist from what actually appears to be fire damage instead of just water damage.

I was thinking that the sister...
03-20-18, 10:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 909
Posted By Sogeki

How far do sistered floor joists have to extend passed damage?

A family member moved a trailer onto our property and we're repairing some water damage. Water was able to get behind the siding or soak up through the bottom edge which lead to damage of the last...
Replies: 7
Views: 1,654
Posted By Sogeki

Definitely not concerned with looks. Only...

Definitely not concerned with looks. Only corrosion protection.
Additional coats over the fresh paint seemed to slide right off the cracks shortly after being applied. I was worried about the cracks...
Replies: 7
Views: 1,654
Posted By Sogeki

Okay, thanks. I didn't know about "crazing." ...

Okay, thanks. I didn't know about "crazing."
From the source I've just looked at, "Although a craze is a physical surface depression, it does not pose any long-term stability issues to the...
Replies: 7
Views: 1,654
Posted By Sogeki

Mini cracks in fresh paint (Rustoleum spray can painting cast iron part)

I'm having to replace the back-pressure regulator for my deep well jet pump. I can save a bit by replacing only the damaged or worn components, so I won't be replacing the cast iron bonnet that...
Replies: 0
Views: 3,471
Posted By Sogeki

Does a deep well jet pump require a pressure regulator for the jet/ejector

I have a deep well jet pump (http://www.sta-rite.com/ResidentialProduct_sr_ws_jt_MSD.aspx). I have a new pressure tank and a Cycle Stop Valve that is not currently hooked up because I wanted to flush...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sogeki

Posting to say I got it out (since I can no...

Posting to say I got it out (since I can no longer edit my last post).

I didn't think it would come out unless I cut through the threads, but, just in case, I cut up to the threads and tried...
Replies: 33
Views: 2,690
Posted By Sogeki

I had a similar issue with my brother's 87...

I had a similar issue with my brother's 87 porsche 924s. In addition to electrical and cooling issues, it needed a new fuel pump. I got one off of eBay for 10% of the OEM price.

I test drove it to...
Replies: 2
Views: 1,487
Posted By Sogeki

I had a similar issue, but the drive did show up...

I had a similar issue, but the drive did show up in "This PC" and it would error when I try to access it if it was left unused for 20 minutes. My issue was a "power saving" feature in windows 10 that...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sogeki

So, I tried a few more turns on the extractor...

So, I tried a few more turns on the extractor before giving up and when I stopped I noticed a crack. The body of the pump is okay, but the outermost female thread on the pump discharge outlet popped...
Replies: 5
Views: 1,356
Posted By Sogeki

Metal pipe broke off in pump

I have a deep well jet pump that's been out of service for a while due to a ruptured capacitor and a broken stationary switch. After getting the pump running again, it needed a new pressure tank...
10-08-17, 10:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,381
Posted By Sogeki

You probably want to use the Viega press tool if...

You probably want to use the Viega press tool if you're using their fittings. The press tool's jaws are shaped differently than the copper ring crimping tool's jaws (ribbed vs not) so it likely won't...
09-23-17, 10:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,762
Posted By Sogeki

It looks like it isn't taped. You should be able...

It looks like it isn't taped. You should be able to simply tape and finish mudding it.
09-22-17, 09:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 656
Posted By Sogeki

The black parts look like a cable gland/connector...

The black parts look like a cable gland/connector meant to affix the cable to a through-hole (presumably in the light housing) and to provide strain relief and abrasion protection for the cable.
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09-18-17, 09:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 675
Posted By Sogeki

I actually put a switch in a few months ago just...

I actually put a switch in a few months ago just before the pump for troubleshooting (turned out to be a blown capacitor). That's when I noticed the way they had it wired and disconnected the 120V...
09-18-17, 08:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,028
Posted By Sogeki

Your smaller 16 AWG conductor will have greater...

Your smaller 16 AWG conductor will have greater resistance than the recommended 12 AWG conductor which will reduce power transmission to the machine. I don't know the effects of less than optimal...
09-18-17, 03:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 675
Posted By Sogeki

240V splits to 120V at well pump (safety concern)

There are two old ~80 sq ft storage buildings on my parents property powered by the same circuit. One of them has a deep well jet pump.

The circuit starts at the main house's breaker panel as a...
Replies: 11
Views: 6,366
Posted By Sogeki

I was going with liquid nails based on the ...

I was going with liquid nails based on the instructions on back of the tile board and the liquid nails website. I'll be sure the adhesive I use it made for this environment.

At this point the...
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