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Forum: Electrical 09-07-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,764
Posted By woodchuck2
Your electrician should check all the...

Your electrician should check all the connections, especially the neutrals in the panel and meter socket. If he can the main connections at the POCO splice should also be checked. I find it odd it is...
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2015, 08:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,909
Posted By woodchuck2
This is the largest i have seen anyone get away...

This is the largest i have seen anyone get away with so far.
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,909
Posted By woodchuck2
All up to County code. Here the County is very...

All up to County code. Here the County is very lenient or for now anyway. I have seen two large sheds put together for a 2 bay garage and was considered non taxable. I wired a cabin last yr on skids...
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,495
Posted By woodchuck2
Guys like that dont get paid well around here....

Guys like that dont get paid well around here. The new profession to be in is burger flippen. No need for insurance, no need for tools, no need for schooling or experience. Just be willing to work in...
Forum: Electrical 08-02-2015, 01:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,611
Posted By woodchuck2
I just had issues with a hot tub i wired last...

I just had issues with a hot tub i wired last fall. Found i had resistance from line1 to ground. Hot tub company sent techs out to replace heater, mother board and control board. I still had...
Forum: HVAC 06-25-2015, 12:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,982
Posted By woodchuck2
Looks like i have some homework to do. The house...

Looks like i have some homework to do. The house hasnt really had any upgrades since my old man bought it in 1970 and now that i own it the attic was insulated, wood boiler with heat exchanger...
Forum: Vehicles 06-22-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,515
Posted By woodchuck2
http://glensfalls.craigslist.org/pts/5029516754.ht...

http://glensfalls.craigslist.org/pts/5029516754.html

http://hudsonvalley.craigslist.org/pts/5066882303.html

http://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/pts/5073147946.html

Don't know how far you...
Forum: Electrical 06-22-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 10,146
Posted By woodchuck2
Normally I would agree with you with the NEC code...

Normally I would agree with you with the NEC code stepping to far but as you just mentioned if the GFCI is tripping then there is a fault with the unit. Simply checking resistance from the ground...
Forum: HVAC 06-22-2015, 12:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,982
Posted By woodchuck2
Not sure if this is the way i want to go. I am...

Not sure if this is the way i want to go. I am not worried of the cooling, only the heating. I prefer to stick with propane as the stand by generator is only rated for 8k watts so it will run any...
Forum: Electrical 06-22-2015, 12:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,394
Posted By woodchuck2
Yeah, my bad on that. I didnt read all the posts...

Yeah, my bad on that. I didnt read all the posts and the last one before mine was still trying to diag his problem so i didnt see he had found it.

I am surprised no one mentioned anything about...
Forum: Vehicles 06-21-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,515
Posted By woodchuck2
This is a unit being sold on facebook in...

This is a unit being sold on facebook in Kingston, NY for $600. Collapsed it is 3' and extended it is 8'. Comes with pump/tank, hose and all wiring. This unit is the same as mine and will lift the...
Forum: Vehicles 06-21-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,515
Posted By woodchuck2
Personally i would opt for the electric over...

Personally i would opt for the electric over hydrolic. No difference in these units than a snow plow. I use a dump inset in one of my trucks. You want a lot of power, keep the unit small and out of...
Forum: Vehicles 06-21-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,877
Posted By woodchuck2
Going to be a ground issue. Clean up all the...

Going to be a ground issue. Clean up all the grounds you can find including on the frame, engine and trans. My bet is a ground is corroded and using the headlight ground to complete its circuit,...
Forum: HVAC 06-21-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,982
Posted By woodchuck2
Tankless On Demand for heat source

Here goes what i am doing. In my other home is this old hot air furnace that at one time heated the home. Home is 3600sq ft with old windows and is constructed of poured concrete. The last time the...
Forum: Electrical 06-21-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,394
Posted By woodchuck2
Oh boy! There is no mention of using a meter for...

Oh boy! There is no mention of using a meter for diag here. So none of us know if he even has a loss of power or loss of neutral. Sounds to me like a loss of neutral too but i would test further with...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-21-2015, 07:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 805
Posted By woodchuck2
I live just North of there, its still the typical...

I live just North of there, its still the typical tourist trap so bring your wallet. But you can find good food, boat rentals, cruises on the lake, etc. Been some changes in Town recently. Gas Light...
Forum: Vehicles 05-21-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,096
Posted By woodchuck2
Hell i will throw out my opinion. I say go for an...

Hell i will throw out my opinion. I say go for an early/mid 90's Dodge Dakota, V6/5spd in 2wd. I had a 93 extra cab and i loved how it sat low for easy bed access, it got 21mpg with the A/C on, would...
Forum: Electrical 03-22-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,746
Posted By woodchuck2
No better time then now to upsell two new...

No better time then now to upsell two new circuits since the problem has been found. Leave it until later and they will forget there was a problem or you will be getting called back when GFCI's are...
Forum: Vehicles 02-25-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,832
Posted By woodchuck2
Actually all the modules go through the ECU/PCM...

Actually all the modules go through the ECU/PCM and can be controlled from the OBDII port. While on older vehicles 96-2004/5 you may not be able to disable the brakes you can control them with the...
Forum: General Discussion 02-24-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,253
Posted By woodchuck2
I am with 480 on this. Common sense get thrown...

I am with 480 on this. Common sense get thrown out the window on this? Thats kind of a large item to bury. I would be swapping all batteries, time to change our clocks back shortly anyway so no...
Forum: Vehicles 02-24-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,025
Posted By woodchuck2
Like said above the 366 is tough and reliable but...

Like said above the 366 is tough and reliable but dont expect to win any races. Even the diesels "cat" were under powered IMO. A lot of guys liked the 427 which are the same block but they were also...
Forum: Vehicles 02-24-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,132
Posted By woodchuck2
I agree with Timnj. If it is a hard to find...

I agree with Timnj. If it is a hard to find radiator it would be well worth having flushed, dipped, pressure tested and flow tested. When finished they will paint it black like original. Money well...
Forum: Electrical 02-24-2015, 08:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,485
Posted By woodchuck2
I do, i run at least 2 pair phone and at least...

I do, i run at least 2 pair phone and at least one coax from the pedestal into the basement even if there is no local cable. Whether they are used or not is up to the owner.
Forum: General Discussion 12-30-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,800
Posted By woodchuck2
The most common for me is to go on a service call...

The most common for me is to go on a service call for an issue after another contractor has performed work there and will no longer return the call for a problem with their work. Then after showing...
Forum: General Discussion 12-29-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,800
Posted By woodchuck2
It is their right isnt it? :blink:

It is their right isnt it? :blink:
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