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1. [Shop-talk] Bookcase lighting (score: 1)
Author: Ian <>
Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2008 15:59:34 -0500
A while back I sought some input on cabinet lighting and said I would update the list when I finally finished--better late than never, I say! The lights are LED strips from IKEA: Dioder $50 for a 4 p
/html/shop-talk/2008-01/msg00071.html (8,010 bytes)

2. [Shop-talk] Unfamiliar wiring for basement lights (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 21 Aug 2010 14:41:22 -0400
Hi All, Our basement is lit with six 2x34W Fluorescent fixtures and one 60W incandescent fixture, all switched by a two-way switch at the top of the stairs (no other switching). One of the fluorescen
/html/shop-talk/2010-08/msg00105.html (7,614 bytes)

3. Re: [Shop-talk] Unfamiliar wiring for basement lights (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 11:43:33 -0400
Hi All, Looks like my reply got block...forgot to trim the old text and the message body was apparently too big: 4346 bytes with a limit of 4 KB. Forgot all about that limit. == Pat, as you suggest,
/html/shop-talk/2010-08/msg00110.html (8,178 bytes)

4. Re: [Shop-talk] Craftsman toolboxes? (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Tue, 31 Aug 2010 11:03:08 -0400
I've had a Lowes Kobalt for 4 years: four roller-bearing drawers and one of those rubberized top store trays. 8281&Ntt=too
/html/shop-talk/2010-08/msg00141.html (9,618 bytes)

5. Re: [Shop-talk] Natural gas fireplace (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2010 10:08:17 -0400
I'll second that. We have a direct vent nat.gas fireplace that has small flapper vent on the north wall of our house about 3 feet above grade. When we bought the house the flap on the vent was jammed
/html/shop-talk/2010-10/msg00061.html (8,193 bytes)

6. Re: [Shop-talk] pc to hdtv hookup (in the shop) (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Tue, 16 Nov 2010 15:22:26 -0500
Hi John, This was befuddling to me when I first connected my PC to my HDTV. Here's how I think you have it setup: PC: Video output: RGB 15 pin output (no sound) Audio output: headphone jack HDTV: Vid
/html/shop-talk/2010-11/msg00028.html (8,180 bytes)

7. Re: [Shop-talk] Replacing an inground oil tank (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 23 Apr 2011 22:33:04 -0400
Coincidentally, I'm in the process of buying a house in NJ that has in-ground oil tank. Based on my experience I would consider the following actions: 1. Have it inspected. This cost me a couple hund
/html/shop-talk/2011-04/msg00174.html (8,957 bytes)

8. Re: [Shop-talk] Mitre Saws (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Wed, 11 May 2011 10:32:59 -0400
Perhaps a used on off Craigslist or Ebay? Alternatively, maybe you could borrow or rent a 10" saw for those projects? I bought a 10" Hitachi at Home Depot and use it a lot more often than I thought I
/html/shop-talk/2011-05/msg00078.html (8,764 bytes)

9. Re: [Shop-talk] storage shed plans (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Fri, 20 May 2011 08:37:58 -0400
I inherited one of those Amish sheds from the PO of my house, but I've done this search before for prior houses. A few links of links to various free plans on the Internet: Founds this: http://www.wo
/html/shop-talk/2011-05/msg00134.html (9,135 bytes)

10. Re: [Shop-talk] Above ground oil tanks (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 4 Jun 2011 15:57:49 -0400
We just had our underground oil tank replaced with an above-ground oil tank (as a part of buying the property). The oil service company (Crown in NJ), noted that the oil already has antifreeze and ru
/html/shop-talk/2011-06/msg00053.html (7,348 bytes)

11. Re: [Shop-talk] 2008 Mustang Tire Wear (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2011 22:32:10 -0400
seem to wear more on the inside than the outside, the tread as possible (if you get my 'drift'). mild toe-out can cause that sort of wear in 10k miles or so (e.g., -1.5 camber and 1/8" toe-out). If
/html/shop-talk/2011-06/msg00187.html (7,433 bytes)

12. [Shop-talk] AC compressor is tripping 20A breaker (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2011 18:30:44 -0400
Hi All, One of our A/C compressors is tripping its breaker periodically and I'm not sure how to fix it. I know when it trips because the upstairs vents start to blow warm air. The identical downstair
/html/shop-talk/2011-07/msg00062.html (8,619 bytes)

13. Re: [Shop-talk] AC compressor is tripping 20A breaker (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2011 23:03:43 -0400
Thank you all, this is the type of insight I was hoping to get. I'm going to replace the breaker first (and confirm the brand). If that doesn't fix the issue, then I'll test the voltage at the compre
/html/shop-talk/2011-07/msg00073.html (7,801 bytes)

14. Re: [Shop-talk] New house / underground oil tank (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Thu, 28 Jul 2011 18:09:57 -0400
I just went through the same situation and it looks like everyone has offered the advice I would give, so I'll just summarize my experience. The contract of sale was written on the condition that the
/html/shop-talk/2011-07/msg00161.html (8,327 bytes)

15. Re: [Shop-talk] Recommendations wanted re: used pick-up trucks (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 13 Aug 2011 09:21:32 -0400
If you like the truck you have (other than the smell!), I'd recommend another one. I believe GM updated their trucks in 2007 with the 6-speed transmission that should net you better mileage and help
/html/shop-talk/2011-08/msg00072.html (9,148 bytes)

16. Re: [Shop-talk] Milwaukee vs Dewalt cordless Hex Impact Driver (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2011 11:56:08 -0500
The December 2011 Popular Mechanics has a review of 12V power drills. They tested 13 brands, including the DeWalt and milwawkee: The DeWalt DCD710S, it got a top rating of 5. $160 cut 196 1/2" holes
/html/shop-talk/2011-11/msg00064.html (9,391 bytes)

17. Re: [Shop-talk] Basement shop insulation\vapor barrier question ... (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sat, 10 Dec 2011 20:45:51 -0500
about having two vapor barriers ... the Kraft paper and the clear plastic ... and what damage might occur if vapor or anything else gets trapped between them with no place to go. You could use a wat
/html/shop-talk/2011-12/msg00015.html (7,404 bytes)

18. Re: [Shop-talk] Off topic, (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Sun, 11 Dec 2011 21:08:11 -0500
I used CVS to convert some super 8 video and I was happy with the results (DVD quality and the condition of my returned films). The actually conversion is done by YesVideo, which I believe can be con
/html/shop-talk/2011-12/msg00018.html (9,599 bytes)

19. Re: [Shop-talk] Storing Gasoline; was: Re: OT--car won't start (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Thu, 22 Dec 2011 07:05:37 -0500
I can attest to the varnish that forms when gas is left sitting for too long exposed to the air. I neglected to drain the gas from the carburetor in our lawnmower before it sat for two years. This sp
/html/shop-talk/2011-12/msg00102.html (8,813 bytes)

20. Re: [Shop-talk] radiator cooling fan for a test stand (score: 1)
Author: <>
Date: Tue, 27 Dec 2011 14:06:19 -0500
I have no suggestion for a junk yard part to pull, but you could consider electric aftermarket radiator fans (e.g. Flex a light) from places like Summit, Jeggs, etc. I've had good success using them
/html/shop-talk/2011-12/msg00126.html (8,587 bytes)

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