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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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  3. 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...
  5. 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...
  9. 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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    We too have SCAG. Ground clearance just a few...

    We too have SCAG.

    Ground clearance just a few inches so soft dirt is a show stopper.

    We shift watering schedule so grade is dry so less chance of sinking.

    Aggressive tires results in bare...
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    What about using a device from saltwater aquarium...

    What about using a device from saltwater aquarium called a uv sterilizer, a tube for water to pass through that contains a uv light to kill things in the water.

    Seems like a suitable device.
    ...
  12. Possible the driven motor being braked not...

    Possible the driven motor being braked not running at an rpm such to generate 60 hz in braking, no clue how yours works.

    Could be generating out of sync energy that compressor vfd is rejecting.
    ...
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    Been there... Company requests quote and you...

    Been there...

    Company requests quote and you supply quote and all usual data needed.

    They toss out additional requirements and you simply state they will be provided for a fee due to time to...
  14. Do not use any "log in via xxx" things as this...

    Do not use any "log in via xxx" things as this cross links things and bad things can happen.

    Use a password manager or log in manually to each app.

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    Simply send notice they have what they need from...

    Simply send notice they have what they need from quote.

    Additional paperwork would require a service fee and you would be happy to provide once fee is approved.

    Charge full rate.

    Sent from...
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    Locate some 4x4 to attach crosswise to the beast...

    Locate some 4x4 to attach crosswise to the beast to insure it cannot fall over before doing any pry type lifting.

    Cut away material so it can be pried up.

    Remove by cutting pallet outside line...
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    Good point...idiot tolerant. A take no...

    Good point...idiot tolerant.

    A take no prisoners machine will do just that.

    Seems like a well made machine is needed to last and properly teach.

    If a VFD is used then may be possible to...
  18. Signs on towers and lots of other applications. ...

    Signs on towers and lots of other applications.

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    Similar here... Picked up 2 post lift for sing...

    Similar here...

    Picked up 2 post lift for sing only to notice 3 phase and 3 hp (guessing...)

    Our 1.5 hp RPC would not start it so stored...

    Later in other actions got a 5hp RPC and it works...
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    Try a manpower company like Aerotech, they fill...

    Try a manpower company like Aerotech, they fill positions from office to aerospace.



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    Not an engineer but we have a similar building we...

    Not an engineer but we have a similar building we built...

    Ours is 30x60 2 level.

    Mezzanine joists are made from rolled 12 gauge galvanized steel into 4 x 12 C section.

    Each bay has one on...
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    Mid valley distributing in Fresno. Supplies...

    Mid valley distributing in Fresno.

    Supplies home depot and others.

    Prices good and have just about everything

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  23. Those look like VME interface control cards. ...

    Those look like VME interface control cards.

    They will not work for our needs as our system is based on a desktop pc.

    There may be others that may have a need for those as they look like they...
  24. Thank you to those who have sent PM! We are...

    Thank you to those who have sent PM!

    We are looking for materials to build spare consoles or computers so this is a low priority or "spare time task" meaning only in your spare time think about...
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    On an episode of American pickers they picked up...

    On an episode of American pickers they picked up a similar sized unit for cheap.

    Was used in popcorn cart of the day.

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