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Forum: Free Parking 04-22-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,786
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: found a kit to fix the new gas cans

I bought some of the high flow models from Amazon, best $12/each I have spent in decades!!

Replacement Gas Spout
by Combined Mfg Inc.

http://amzn.com/B00CXTT232
Forum: Free Parking 04-22-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,177
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Dremel crapped out...ideas?

I use my Dremel all the time, atleast 1-2times a month and it is 10-12 years old. Great tool for the little things! Actually used it Yesterday twice ;)
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-15-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

If it was me only, my options would be much easier and open.

But I need to have this all set up so my wife can easily switch it on.
I have an LED strip coming that will be mounted on the exterior...
Forum: Free Parking 03-15-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 1,028
Views: 67,012
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: What do you do for a living thread.......

Regional Manager for a Slurry pump manufacturer.

Engineering background but make my $ by selling stuff these days.

Www.toyopumps.com
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-14-2014, 03:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

Received the PowerBack unit today,, I should be able to install the sensor wire on the feed below the meter where it feeds my manual disconnect.

Next to figure out what light and power I have to...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-10-2014, 01:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,657
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Shower in basement: How to set up so it drains to a floor drain.

I had a house built in the teens, that indeed had the floor drains into the sanitary sewer.
When I had to replace the sewer line to the street, I separated them an put in a sump pump crock for the...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

My transfer switch and meter socket panel is one and the same.
I will have to get the unit and see how it installs before I can answer that.

Ordered one this afternoon, will provide a response...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

I wonder if one could modify the alarm mentioned above to drive a light instead of the buzzer.

This I could mount on a 3R box outside on the pole with a simple LED indicator lamp and a weather...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

The problem with the monitor is it's not rated for outdoors.
The only place I will have power to detect from the Utility is outside on the pole above the meter.
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 10:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

So if I installed the following in the garage where my generator will be hooked up.
...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

I like the Reliance PowerBack unit, but my connection would be above the meter on the pole outside.

Any experience in extending the leads on this unit? I will need to mount it inside out of the...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

I have a whole house transfer switch built into the meter socket panel on the pole from the street.
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

The meter panel is already installed, my electrician did a hot tap when he installed it and re-ran the power lines from the transformer.
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

yeah I see what your saying.....

Any suggestions on how to install an indicator lamp?
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Power Indicator Light

Looking at these components.

http://www.grainger.com/product/41D381?cm_mmc=EMR-_-Micro-_-ReferProduct-_-QSUXN&cm_em=keithkeiser@yahoo.com&RIID=121962401
...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-07-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Question Power Indicator Light

I have my generator fully functional and will be utilizing a manual transfer switch.

My question is can I mount a small light on my meter panel to indicate when line power is restored?

I do own...
Forum: Free Parking 02-27-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,990
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Friend can't pull the well pump out.

I had some well fun this winter also.

Week #1
I fly out of town and 2 hours later my wife says we have no water, this was on a Monday morning. Friday I get back into town and Saturday...
Forum: Free Parking 02-24-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: CTS wagon AWD

The "coolness" factor does play into it for me also.

Nothing against what others drive or like, but this man will NEVER own a Toyota/Subaru/Honda/Kia etc.

AWD is almost a must now the Duramax...
Forum: Free Parking 02-21-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: CTS wagon AWD

This will be for ME, and work pays for my fuel while on the road ;)

That is why I can afford to drive the 6.6 Duramax for work, just want to make the truck last for me so don't want to run it into...
Forum: Free Parking 02-21-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: CTS wagon AWD

Understood, I will be looking for a CTS4 Wagon with the 3.6L from what I am hearing.

Alot of 3.0's out there compared to the 3.6 version, from what I'm seeing.

Thanks for your input.
Forum: Free Parking 02-21-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: CTS wagon AWD

Is yours a 3.0L or 3.6L V6?
Forum: Free Parking 02-21-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: CTS wagon AWD

Rumor has it the Jetta TDI will have 4motion in the future, when who knows.
Forum: Free Parking 02-21-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: CTS wagon AWD

They are not offering the Passat Wagon in the US any longer only the sedan.

Only wagon they VW is offering with TDI is the Jetta.


http://web.vw.com/tdi-clean-diesel/index.php

I see a lot...
Forum: Free Parking 02-20-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 980
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
CTS wagon AWD

Anyone have experience with a 13 Cadillac CTS Wagon with AWD?

Looking to add a wagon to the stable and I'm a GM guy, but currently leaning towards a VW jetta TDI wagon, but would like AWD.

The...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 02-13-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 300
Posted By NWOhioChevyGuy
Re: Panel Wiring ? / Generator hook-up

Thanks guys.....

Now if the parts just come in to fix the damage caused during shipping, I will be ready for the next outage. Simple $26 fuel pump that has been on back order for over two weeks...
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