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Forum: General Tool Discussion 08-03-2014, 07:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 809
Posted By Daves69
Re: Heat gun rec?

Wagner has lasted longer than the HF one.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 06-25-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,413
Posted By Daves69
Re: **Aviation Mechanics thread**

I was able to get my General and Powerplant in High School, had to wait until I was 18 to satisfy the age requirements. Went back and got my Airframe. Took a job in Harrisburg Pa. working on T2...
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 06-21-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 144
Posted By Daves69
Re: Hello from Pittsburgh!

Welcome From North Carolina. Originally from Da'Burgh.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 06-20-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,885
Posted By Daves69
Re: Vintage Refrigerators

Here is my International Harvester Jan 1953 model G-85.

Looking for a handle.

Forum: Lighting & Electrical 06-18-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Daves69
Re: 12 volt LED turn signal indicators ??

I just called Chevs of the 40's and no problems.
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 06-18-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Daves69
Re: 12 volt LED turn signal indicators ??

A 330 ohm was in my thoughts also.

What was installed are the 1/4" LED in the dash turnsignal indicators. https://www.chevsofthe40s.com/detail/19710/Led_Indicator_Light_Blue_14_Diameter.html

Forum: Lighting & Electrical 06-17-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Daves69
Re: 12 volt LED turn signal indicators ??

The electronic flasher was another thought I had to help resolve the issue.
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 06-17-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 355
Posted By Daves69
12 volt LED turn signal indicators ??

I installed 12 volt LED turn signal indicators in the dash for a friend in his 1969 ElCamino. The problem is the leds keep burning out. I am thinking there is a voltage spike when the flasher breaks...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 06-17-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,999
Posted By Daves69
Re: Extension Cords, Who Has 'em?

Walmart is selling USA made extension cords now. Check the COA some are still chinesium.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 06-14-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 423
Views: 62,022
Posted By Daves69
Re: Urban Archeology: Garages and Workspaces in Virginia and the Carolinas

Here are a couple from Wilkesboro N.C

Former service station now a battery store

Forum: General Garage Discussion 06-06-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,743
Posted By Daves69
Re: Screwdriver Show - Recommendations on tests

Use the Enderes Tools test.


I remember getting the Enderes phillips display and was impressed at the tip with no damage after being pressed...
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 06-06-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 216
Posted By Daves69
Re: Hello from NC.

Welcome to GJ from Kernersville, Wilkesboro tonight.
Forum: Flooring 05-28-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 498
Posted By Daves69
Re: Removing carpet glue from slab


Best stuff I have found. Saw it on GJ used by postal service in their buildings.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-18-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,581
Posted By Daves69
Re: The first cordless circular saw ever made.

One sold on EBay last year for $550
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-18-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 807
Posted By Daves69
Re: Get me set up right please! (compressor)

In my personal experience mounting the separator too close to the compressor does not allow the hot air to cool enough and allow the water to separate.

This RapidAir kit from Northern Tool would...
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 05-14-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 246
Posted By Daves69
Re: Good evening from NC

Welcome from the "Center of the Universe" aka Kernersville.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-04-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,529
Posted By Daves69
Re: $3.00 Tool find, Stumps us All

From the Parker guns thtread

Multi-tools of the day, cappers and decappers. Though, I can't quite figure out how the decapper works coming in from the side. Maybe just a primer pocket cleaner?
Forum: General Tool Discussion 05-01-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 8,986
Posted By Daves69
Re: Headlight Restoration Kits-Whats The Best One?

Has anyone tried the Duplicolor HLR100 kit? Comes with a UV sealer to use after sanding.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-22-2014, 08:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,378
Posted By Daves69
Re: Anyone have the Blue Point Air Powered mini Vacuum?


Forum: General Tool Discussion 03-10-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By Daves69
Re: die grinder

I have been using the Florida Pnuematic die grinders for 30 years. Bought my fist one off the Mac truck in 1982. Working in a body shop is loud and the FP is quit compared to most.
Housing is made...
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 03-03-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 254
Posted By Daves69
Re: New from NC

Welcome from K'vegas
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 03-03-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 202
Posted By Daves69
Re: Another NC Newbie

Welcome to the GJ from Kville
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-12-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 975
Posted By Daves69
Re: Garage door spring replacements

They sell the springs by the inch.
Door panels are sold by the foot regardless of style.
Still can't comprehend the pricing.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-12-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 975
Posted By Daves69
Re: Garage door spring replacements

My last torsion spring cost me $85 and I did the labor. Two springs would run $170 so that makes a $90 service and labor call.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 02-11-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 841
Posted By Daves69

That is what it is, BUT I DON'T TRUST IT!
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