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  1. Retired replied to the thread New front entrance..

    Hi, Thanks Ian; I understand the pressures upon courier companies; I was employed in an ultra busy despatch for 24 years ending up in...

    Sep 21, 2018 at 3:04 PM
  2. Retired liked Ian's post in the thread New front entrance..

    That's a shame, as DPD have always been excellent for me - I really like the 1 hour time slots and online map tracking. It sounds like...

    Sep 21, 2018 at 2:52 PM
  3. Ian replied to the thread New front entrance..

    That's a shame, as DPD have always been excellent for me - I really like the 1 hour time slots and online map tracking. It sounds like...

    Sep 21, 2018 at 2:26 PM
  4. Retired attached a file to the thread New front entrance..

    Hi, How hard can it be to receive a delivery? Tried to deliver to wrong address yesterday; deliver today around 12:30 is this becoming...

    Duff by name..JPG Sep 21, 2018 at 12:25 PM
  5. Retired replied to the thread New front entrance..

    Hi, Absolutely nothing has gone right with this porch project and it continues. I've installed 8" tall house numbers above our new...

    Sep 21, 2018 at 10:05 AM
  6. hardywang replied to the thread Force calculation of rope used in block and tackle system.

    Thanks for your input, chain hoist is definitely a good idea!

    Sep 21, 2018 at 1:08 AM
  7. Loud posted a new thread.

    Even remotely legit? Manual transfer switch

    I came across a thread on a blog site where the author split the A and B side of his manual transfer switch across two load centers....

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    Forum: Electrical

    Sep 20, 2018 at 9:06 PM
  8. Ian liked Retired's post in the thread Force calculation of rope used in block and tackle system.

    Hi, I've a bit more time this morning so can add a bit more. Lifting heavy loads can be highly dangerous so personal safety and safety...

    Sep 20, 2018 at 9:55 AM
  9. Retired replied to the thread Force calculation of rope used in block and tackle system.

    Hi, I've a bit more time this morning so can add a bit more. Lifting heavy loads can be highly dangerous so personal safety and safety...

    Sep 20, 2018 at 9:11 AM
  10. Retired replied to the thread Hand planar pulley removal.

    Hi, You're welcome Henrik and good luck. :) Why not make your own pin tool; a length of flat steel say 1/8" or even 1/4" thick with...

    Sep 20, 2018 at 8:46 AM
  11. m96gran replied to the thread Hand planar pulley removal.

    Ok, thank you very much for the suggestion! I will try to find such a tool before I try to just pull it off the axle. I can fix the axle...

    Sep 20, 2018 at 1:31 AM
  12. alile posted a new thread.

    Removing Decorative Exterior Shutters

    Our home has decorative shutters around the front windows and doors. Unfortunately, they are not simply mounted onto the siding, but...

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    Forum: Windows and Doors

    Sep 19, 2018 at 10:01 PM
  13. Retired replied to the thread Force calculation of rope used in block and tackle system.

    Hi, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Block_and_tackle I wouldn't trust a rope of 150 lbs breaking strength on the set up you describe but...

    Sep 19, 2018 at 9:59 PM
  14. Retired attached a file to the thread Hand planar pulley removal.

    Hi, If the holes are un-threaded then as you say the pulley appears to be screwed on and requires a "pin wrench" in order to unscrew it...

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  15. samastactical has a new avatar.

    Sep 19, 2018 at 6:50 PM
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