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141. Re: [Shop-talk] Rock 1, Mower 0 ? (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Mon, 20 May 2013 15:49:08 -0700
Eric - Are you trying to run it without the blade? If so, that might be part of the problem. Check the blade for balance on a nail and it it is close, get a new shear key and put it back together to
/html/shop-talk/2013-05/msg00070.html (11,353 bytes)

142. Re: [Shop-talk] connectors on SS cable (swaging) (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Wed, 22 May 2013 18:09:31 -0700
Search for "wire rope clip" at Home Depot or Lowes for a u-bolt type clamp. In one application, I cut the bolts then wrapped it a bunch in electrical tape so it wouldn't scratch me. I also used some
/html/shop-talk/2013-05/msg00083.html (10,979 bytes)

143. Re: [Shop-talk] Whole-house surge protection (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Thu, 23 May 2013 15:47:53 -0700
Jeff - Home Depot also has a smaller, cheaper product from Square D. See You add a 220 breaker and connect the device to your circuits. In theory,
/html/shop-talk/2013-05/msg00092.html (12,984 bytes)

144. Re: [Shop-talk] Removed wainscoting, now outlet box sticks out (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Mon, 17 Jun 2013 20:08:29 -0700
Jim - A Wiremold starter box should work. See the picture at (This is just a sample with a pretty
/html/shop-talk/2013-06/msg00030.html (12,048 bytes)

145. Re: [Shop-talk] Spindle Sander question: (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 16:10:59 -0700
Steve - I understand the concern about the chuck in a drill press as I've also had one come off. How about a wood stand and band clamping an electric drill to it. Harbor Freight has a couple variable
/html/shop-talk/2013-06/msg00039.html (11,113 bytes)

146. Re: [Shop-talk] Happy 4th, and I need a special part - search engines (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Thu, 04 Jul 2013 08:42:43 -0700
Eric - Can you use a CPVC elbow with a reducing fitting? It is good for hot water, so could be good for the heat. I also tried searching myself and really dislike how the search engines no longer let
/html/shop-talk/2013-07/msg00011.html (11,922 bytes)

147. Re: [Shop-talk] finding buried gate wiring (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 26 Jul 2013 19:46:03 -0700
Eric, Do you have a Dig Safe function in your state? Search "dig safe" with your state. See and select "State Specific Information" in the bottom center. Out in Southern Calif
/html/shop-talk/2013-07/msg00037.html (12,116 bytes)

148. Re: [Shop-talk] Learning to weld on your own? (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Mon, 29 Jul 2013 18:01:49 -0700
Darrell - I'm not a good welder, so can't offer technical details about the different types of equipment, but I do have some other suggestions. Some of this depends on your intentions for the car. -
/html/shop-talk/2013-07/msg00049.html (12,900 bytes)

149. Re: [Shop-talk] Since we are talking about pfaucets (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2013 20:29:14 -0700
Eric, Here are two TV segments on the subject.,,20305378,00.html Randall's link
/html/shop-talk/2013-08/msg00009.html (11,257 bytes)

150. Re: [Shop-talk] Recoil starter repair? (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Sun, 04 Aug 2013 20:19:08 -0700
I had a 2000 Briggs mower and had to replace the string. It was a little smaller than your splitter, but should be similar. In my case, I undid the screws holding the gas tank on and moved it enough
/html/shop-talk/2013-08/msg00021.html (11,425 bytes)

151. Re: [Shop-talk] Tire Pressure gauges (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2013 21:59:47 -0700
Eric - I have an Accu-Gage that I've been very happy with. It is similar to They also have a 60 psi gauge. When getting some tires a number
/html/shop-talk/2013-08/msg00043.html (11,825 bytes)

152. Re: [Shop-talk] Water Pressure Relief Valve (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 13 Sep 2013 13:36:01 -0700
Jim - It might be building up too much pressure. Check the water temperature of the hot water. It should be no more than 140. 120 is safer and recommended if you have kids. A meat thermometer should
/html/shop-talk/2013-09/msg00009.html (12,319 bytes)

153. Re: [Shop-talk] Oven problem (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2013 19:14:30 -0700
Eric - An oven when off and cold shouldn't make any sounds. Many will have a fan that runs when it is on to circulate air around it and keep the outside cool. The fan will keep running after the oven
/html/shop-talk/2013-10/msg00041.html (12,592 bytes)

154. Re: [Shop-talk] autobody work forum? (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 14:28:46 -0800
Tim - Also check your local public library. That is where I learned how to rebuild an engine. I read a couple books, mostly about V8s, but it gave me the extra background to make sense of the Bentley
/html/shop-talk/2013-11/msg00028.html (10,738 bytes)

155. Re: [Shop-talk] Battery charger (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Sun, 24 Nov 2013 14:35:24 -0800
Mark - I have a 12A Die Hard charger from Sears that has been very reliable. It has a 2A range to top off a battery or I used it for my underwater scooter's smaller battery. It also has an engine sta
/html/shop-talk/2013-11/msg00030.html (11,220 bytes)

156. Re: [Shop-talk] HF Predator engines (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 29 Nov 2013 20:13:38 -0800
Please include the list on any replies. I have a 1994 Sears chipper-shredder with a 5hp B&S industrial plus engine from a yard sale that was left with old gas for a long time. I replaced the fuel lin
/html/shop-talk/2013-11/msg00046.html (11,808 bytes)

157. Re: [Shop-talk] HF Predator engines (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 29 Nov 2013 21:29:58 -0800
Randall, I sprayed carb cleaner on everything, used an acid brush, a pipe cleaner, or the wire from a twist tie for the little passages. I then again sprayed the carb cleaner and it came out the othe
/html/shop-talk/2013-11/msg00048.html (10,468 bytes)

158. Re: [Shop-talk] HF Predator engines (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Sat, 30 Nov 2013 10:30:37 -0800
Doug - Thanks for the reference. Unfortunately my carb, B&S 495652 is discontinued, and the best price so far is $46 plus shipping. There may be a replacement, but do
/html/shop-talk/2013-11/msg00051.html (10,919 bytes)

159. Re: [Shop-talk] Tapping off a crimp connector? (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Fri, 27 Dec 2013 19:44:27 -0800
Jim - You may be looking for a "piggy back spade connector". Try that in your favorite search engine. See for some examples that turn a s
/html/shop-talk/2013-12/msg00071.html (11,478 bytes)

160. Re: [Shop-talk] Standby Generators (score: 1)
Author: Brian Kemp <>
Date: Sat, 28 Dec 2013 09:00:08 -0800
Jim - Here is another idea. Rather than heat the house, how about just heating the pipes? I seem to recall some sort of electrical pipe heater wrap that was controlled by a thermostat, set down at ab
/html/shop-talk/2013-12/msg00081.html (12,702 bytes)

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