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Forum: HVAC 07-07-2010, 06:56 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,504
Posted By bwalley
Your starting amperage will be higher than your...

Your starting amperage will be higher than your FLA, it happens quickly and you probably missed it.

What size is the wire feeding the condenser?

Once a breaker starts tripping, they get weak,...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-06-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,724
Posted By bwalley
How could him or his guys not see it was that far...

How could him or his guys not see it was that far out of level?

I can look at steel framing in my commercial job and tell if it is 1/8" out in 10'.
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-05-2010, 05:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
OSHA would disagree with you on that. ...

OSHA would disagree with you on that.

Unfortunately many of the guys who have the most experience get complacent and cut corners, his pictures show he does not follow OSHA's regulations.

BP...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-05-2010, 05:26 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
OSHA 29 CFR 1926 to all states, not just Florida....

OSHA 29 CFR 1926 to all states, not just Florida.

Try reading subpart p (excavations) it will explain how OSHA expects trenches to be handled.
Forum: Framing 07-05-2010, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 31,110
Posted By bwalley
It depends on what type of porch roof, if it is a...

It depends on what type of porch roof, if it is a shed type roof, it will have 92" of rise.
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2010, 10:18 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,018
Posted By bwalley
It is raining so I am taking my daughter to the...

It is raining so I am taking my daughter to the movies and out to lunch.
Forum: Health & Safety 07-05-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,095
Posted By bwalley
I do residential as well as commercial, have 2...

I do residential as well as commercial, have 2 licenses and passed the sate exam for the plumbing contractors license, what professional licenses do you have?

That is a website a client of mine...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-05-2010, 09:24 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 20,795
Posted By bwalley
These are supposed to genuine Makita Batteries,...

These are supposed to genuine Makita Batteries, if not they get sent back and I will reverse the charge on my credit card.

I saw several batteries that were "OEM equivelant"
Forum: Health & Safety 07-05-2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,095
Posted By bwalley
I have no idea who you talked to and I previously...

I have no idea who you talked to and I previously stated that I got my information from Mark Leon.

Mark was very clear when he told me employees as well as the subs were starting to get fines, if...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-05-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
Look at the shovel below the guys sitting by the...

Look at the shovel below the guys sitting by the trench, it is a straight handled shovel, longer than 4 feet.

Trench is not legal, it is not benched properly.
Forum: Health & Safety 07-05-2010, 08:53 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,095
Posted By bwalley
Call and talk to Mark Leon, he is the one who...

Call and talk to Mark Leon, he is the one who said it.
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,018
Posted By bwalley
Look at the tag on the A/C unit, it may be able...

Look at the tag on the A/C unit, it may be able to run on 208v.
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-05-2010, 08:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
That trench is deeper than 5 feet, it is not...

That trench is deeper than 5 feet, it is not benched at 1 to 1

Look at the shovel in post 18 and the ladder, it gives you an idea of how deep it is.
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-05-2010, 08:15 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
It isn't a 19 hour course, it is a test to prove...

It isn't a 19 hour course, it is a test to prove I am competent, in Florida they require licenses to be a contractor, underground is a specialty license, they don't allow anyone with a backhoe to be...
Forum: Health & Safety 07-05-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,095
Posted By bwalley
Take it up with Mark, he is the representative...

Take it up with Mark, he is the representative that came out and did a voluntary safety inspection on my jobsite and he is the one who told me that.

Have him look at the pictures here and see if...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-05-2010, 08:08 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 20,795
Posted By bwalley
I bought 2 Makita LXT 3.0 ah batteries for my...

I bought 2 Makita LXT 3.0 ah batteries for my makita's for $150 shipped from ebay.

I bought 2 Dewalt 1.5 ah batteries for my dewalt for $115 shipped from ebay.
Forum: Electrical 07-04-2010, 12:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,708
Posted By bwalley
I agree. I am a GC and a Mechanical...

I agree.

I am a GC and a Mechanical Contractor, I could legally change out a breaker in the temporary panel as a Mechanical Contractor, but since it belongs to the electrician, I wouldn't touch...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-04-2010, 12:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
Being a Certified Building contractor means I...

Being a Certified Building contractor means I passed a 2 day 19 hour exam given by the state of Florida, one of the area's we were extensively tested on was compliance with OSHA regulations and...
Forum: Electrical 07-04-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,708
Posted By bwalley
It is on a temporary service and he said the GC...

It is on a temporary service and he said the GC didn't want to change the breaker on the temporary service, because he was lazy.
Forum: HVAC 07-04-2010, 12:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,663
Posted By bwalley
Do you mean lost? How did I confuse you?

Do you mean lost?

How did I confuse you?
Forum: HVAC 07-04-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,663
Posted By bwalley
By turing it 90 degrees you would have just as...

By turing it 90 degrees you would have just as much access to the contactor as you do now and you would have 1 less set of 90's and the fitting would have less chance of getting hit by people walking...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-04-2010, 12:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
I am going bt what is in the picture's and he...

I am going bt what is in the picture's and he said it was benched properly (Which it isn't), he also has a kid close to the edge of the trench in a picture and he doesn't have barricades or fencing...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work Picture Post 07-04-2010, 11:46 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 11,801
Posted By bwalley
That thing is not benched properly, I am just a...

That thing is not benched properly, I am just a Certified Building contractor and can tell that by looking at the pictures.


here is another one of his jobs that is a hazard.
...
Forum: Electrical 07-04-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,708
Posted By bwalley
That is correct.

That is correct.
Forum: HVAC 07-04-2010, 11:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,663
Posted By bwalley
Did you pay attention in class when you got your...

Did you pay attention in class when you got your EPA certification?

You can't rely on the manifold guage, you must use a micron guage, 500 microns is not to low, there is no such thing as too low...
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