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    Yes we always had fires but not like today. ...

    Yes we always had fires but not like today.

    More people is not issue but more fuel is.

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    Supported many farmers in past life with their...

    Supported many farmers in past life with their radio comms and back in the 80's when the water system was used as designed things were hopping.

    System was designed for 5 year drought and when it...
  3. Step drill is the best in this case. Drilling...

    Step drill is the best in this case.

    Drilling by hand allows for EVERYTHING to move and it trashes both tools and hole if using normal bits.

    Step drills have built in bushing to keep bit...
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    Maybe different approach. Think "training...

    Maybe different approach.

    Think "training wheels"

    Having doors with wheels inside sliding panel to carry weight then additional wheels on outrigger to keep vertical.

    Have doors overlap...
  5. There are active line conditioners that are...

    There are active line conditioners that are basically a multi-tap transformer with a microprocessor control that changes the taps to create step up and down as load changes.

    Have a couple for data...
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    Tale a photo of the machine data plate and visit...

    Tale a photo of the machine data plate and visit your building department as you will need a permit.

    Take both quotes as well as photos of your load center and meter.

    The inspector can give you...
  7. The short answer is isolation. Energy is...

    The short answer is isolation.

    Energy is traveling back to ground and your controller is in the path.

    The power supply, motor and controller need to be isolated from all grounds.

    Check...
  8. Ferrous metal in aluminum rim to work with...

    Ferrous metal in aluminum rim to work with magnetic pickup?

    Must be better way

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  9. You need someone who has a pace solder station. ...

    You need someone who has a pace solder station.

    Back in the day mobile radio shops had them and folks who could use them.

    Land mobile is about dead now and those left do little component level...
  10. Send the starter back. Pressure switch...

    Send the starter back.

    Pressure switch controls the vfd via run command.

    Needs to be programmed to run whenever the input is active and stop when not.

    Vfd output directly to motor.

    A...
  11. That is why always pay with plastic. Vendor...

    That is why always pay with plastic.

    Vendor who cannot take plastic may have other shortages...

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    Budget and type of testing? Just checking to...

    Budget and type of testing?

    Just checking to see if it passes light only requires a strong penlight style flashlight and a piece of paper, aim light at one end and see spot on paper at other.
    ...
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    It is the American solder that enables some to be...

    It is the American solder that enables some to be the disrespectful fools that they are.

    If the USA was to retreat all forces back to homeland and just watch things would go to he'll in a hurry...
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    We have same controlled with drum switch. ...

    We have same controlled with drum switch.

    Modified ins set of contacts to "MAKE" before others and use that as part of STOP loop.

    Another set switched on either way is RUN and last set switched...
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    Scale house on freeway have same. Sent from my...

    Scale house on freeway have same.

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  16. Also long bolt holds air cleaner on. Sent from...

    Also long bolt holds air cleaner on.

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    Company we worked for did a huge communications...

    Company we worked for did a huge communications project as a subontractor to national aerospace company for large city and it was an out to bid thing.

    Boss needed to make the quote as low as...
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    Dienes z mowers also have snow blower attachment....

    Dienes z mowers also have snow blower attachment.



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  19. We service many fire houses and they often are...

    We service many fire houses and they often are looking for interesting things to do.

    Part of their job is fire inspections.

    Ask if they can pre-inspect before you move in as they can assist...
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    Visit a bearing store... They make double...

    Visit a bearing store...

    They make double bearings, same dimensions I'd and of but double tall.

    May be possible to locate one that fits yours.

    We did that for our old dienes unit, made a...
  21. 3600 Rpm motor indicates non-commercial or not...

    3600 Rpm motor indicates non-commercial or not mentionable unit.

    Easy fix is to add a correct unloader so motor starts unloaded and thus starting current gas less for less time.

    Hard start caps...
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    Description is confusing. So let me see... ...

    Description is confusing.

    So let me see...

    Charger basic transformer and leads..

    Plug into power and no voltage out.

    Measure A.C. voltage on transformer, 120 or line voltage on input and...
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    In cruising the area take note and photos of tall...

    In cruising the area take note and photos of tall buildings.

    In our area height limited to 15 feet.

    But...

    Some folks wanted 2 story, cannot do that in 15 feet, what to do...

    Create an...
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    No... Steel may bend or bow...it will allow...

    No...

    Steel may bend or bow...it will allow movement.

    Out 2 post is on a bottom frame made of 2 inch solid square steel forming large h, many bolts into floor.

    You need foundation that will...
  25. Some he contractors can be wired to do just that....

    Some he contractors can be wired to do just that.

    24 VAC coils that are connected to thermostat can connect ac only when call to cool.

    Another set can connect conditioner whenever lathe is...
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