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    Pressure guage is reading 10 to 15 lbs, pretty...

    Pressure guage is reading 10 to 15 lbs, pretty close to the red arrow.
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    Boiler problem.

    I have a 10 year old Slant Fin boiler with a closed loop baseboard system. Everything has been rock solid for 10 years but this season I have an intermittent problem of not firing. A few weeks ago i...
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    Not me... I'm still waiting for one of those...

    Not me... I'm still waiting for one of those Coleman lanterns that sell so good on **** and get shipped air mail to do some damage. I imagine a few get shipped with gasoline in the tank.
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    T-anks for the help. :D. I'll ask 20 bucks for...

    T-anks for the help. :D. I'll ask 20 bucks for them. I also got 4 torches but only 1 turbo that I'll probably keep for a while. However, I've found that when I need a turbo torch, I need a plumber.
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    I got all 4 installed, working, and inspected....

    I got all 4 installed, working, and inspected. Looks like electric is running about the same $ for these appliances as the gas for this area, ($.07/kw), with about three people in each unit. I...
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    B-tank Acetylene ?

    I had a tenant who was a plumber and when he left, (owning money), he left some tools, torches, and three acetylene bottles. It's been a few years so I figure they are mine to sell.

    My questions...
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    Is there a better quality/brand I should be...

    Is there a better quality/brand I should be buying??
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    Another gfci question.

    I installed a Home Depot 3 pack of gfci's last June and they seemed to work great with the test button.

    This week I bought another 3 pack and a gfci tester. I installed one and it worked great....
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    Root killer??

    I have a property that needs a rooter service about once a year. The house really needs to be scraped so a real house can be built there so I'm trying to hang in there a few more years and therefore...
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    Thanks JW. I got the breaker changed out and...

    Thanks JW. I got the breaker changed out and every thing done and inspected today. Went pretty smooth and I'm happy to get one appliance out of the crawler for good. Three more to go. Thanks for all...
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    Actually 6.9 cents but there is the 22 cent per...

    Actually 6.9 cents but there is the 22 cent per day access so I figure a little more. That is about what it was in 1985. Hope they can hold out for a few more years... Our gas is 60 cents per ccf...
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    Thanks Pete. That's what i needed to know. I got...

    Thanks Pete. That's what i needed to know. I got a little tongue tied describing.



    Thanks Jim. I have lowboy gas, the ones they don't make anymore. Even at that they were dug into a hole in...
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    Yes, i need to put an electric water heater in...

    Yes, i need to put an electric water heater in and take out the gas water heater. Do I have enough juice??
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    Thanks, this is an existing 90 amp. built to code...

    Thanks, this is an existing 90 amp. built to code in 1985. Does that make a difference??
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    load demand for new water heater

    I'm down to the wire on getting my 4- plex lowboy gas water heaters switched to 50 gallon electric and I'm checking the load calculations one more time. I can't seem to find the online calculator i...
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    Thanks for all the great advice. Looks like I'll...

    Thanks for all the great advice. Looks like I'll have some work to do. That "sell' idea sounded pretty good. Condo. Houseboat. The wife probably won't go for that so I better get the lawn ready. I'll...
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    Next years lawn question.

    I got my new water line in down at 6 feet. Thanks for all the good advice.

    I found out my lot is a like a big pile of mason's sand. No wonder i can't keep water on the grass. Now that the yard is...
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    Well I went round an round but it looks like a...

    Well I went round an round but it looks like a new service entering the house at a different place than original. About 40 ft. from the pit to the entrance. Kicker is the city has a new code that I...
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    I've had luck smashing copper pipe with two...

    I've had luck smashing copper pipe with two hammers and then folding it back and smashing it again to stop a leak. Got it down to a trickle.
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    I'm responsible from the meter/stop box to the...

    I'm responsible from the meter/stop box to the house. Most people have stop boxes at the curb and then meters in the house with a remote reader to the side of the house. If I had that I would not...
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    New water service.

    The water bills seemed high for abou 11 months so I finally shut off the water in the house and went to the curb where the meter is. It was turning and it's looking like I'm losing about 250 gallons...
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    Thanks for all the help. I got a nice T&S...

    Thanks for all the help. I got a nice T&S installed today and it looks and works great...
    I'm embarrassed to say I did try a Home cheapo and had my first experience with bad thread. I wasted alot...
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    Another hardware question

    This is the original Crane pedestal from about 1930. We still have the Crane tub and the wall hung tank in one bathroom and about ten years age we tried to find replacement hardware for this sink....
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    Old style faucet replacement

    Are there replacements for this type of faucet. The sink was original to the house and is set up as a second sink in the laundy room. My wife likes it but i can't keep it from leaking without messing...
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    The new 2008 nec.

    I'm ready to buy the book, the pocket guide, and the disk. I'm not looking to save a buck I just want the best place to buy. Seems I remember a forum site that was advertising code books ?? Otherwise...
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