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Forum: ★★ Hot Deals ★★ 01-28-2015, 06:01 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 10,989
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: HD LED Shop Light $25

damn too late figures :mad:

any other LED shop light deals??
Forum: ★★ Hot Deals ★★ 01-28-2015, 05:53 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 31,877
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Feit Electric T8 LED Fixtures at Costco

I assume I need a costco membership....rats
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 01-27-2015, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: LED rope light in 4' fixture?

thats awesome. I'm gonna make one
Forum: General Garage Discussion 07-01-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 879
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Pole Barn flooring/driveway question

I threw 16'x36' into the concrete calculator real quick.... with a 5'' slab I got just under 9 yards. How much are you paying per yard ???:scared:
Forum: General Garage Discussion 07-01-2014, 09:23 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,524
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Forum: Heating and A/C 06-16-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,061
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: PEX clamps vs crimp rings?

^ I just turn my wratcheting pex cutter sideways and take a slice out of the tube, it then pulls right off the fitting, no sweat :)
Forum: Heating and A/C 06-16-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,026
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Forum: Heating and A/C 06-08-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,488
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Flare or Solder

those are some nice flares ! I need one of those yellowjacket tools !:thumbup:
Forum: Heating and A/C 06-08-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,061
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: PEX clamps vs crimp rings?

I have this one. I've done hundreds of fittings with it....no problems on any of them. Make sure you buy the fuck-up tool(easily snips them off) ...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-21-2014, 12:44 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,071
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: attic in detached garage after spray foam

Check this out...

according to IRC "In all but Climate Zones 2B and 3B, the IRC requires air-impermeable insulation in
direct contact with the underside of the roof deck. A combination of an...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-20-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 98,664
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: New garage - very dissapointed!!!

thats the first thing I thought when I looked at that.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-20-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,351
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Pole Barn Addition and Big Rocks

^ that's genius :cool:
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-05-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 10,664
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: concrete labor pricing...WHAT!!

dude you are totally over thinking everything. If you feel comfortable doing it yourself, then go for it!

Make sure you have everything square. snap some lines on the inside of your forms so you...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-22-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,906
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: I love this LED bulb for my Dewalt 18v flash light

Just modified my hitachi 10.6V (12v) flashlight with a 10w LED. Now its actually usefull :)
http://i71.photobucket.com/albums/i152/illnastyimpreza/flashlightmod_zps68afe059.jpg...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-17-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 8,906
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: I love this LED bulb for my Dewalt 18v flash light

stumbled across this post while looking for a new 12v drill & worklight for my toolbag. My decision of drill is GREATLY effected by the light available on the same platform.... Are these kits...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 12-25-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,857
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: re-wiring garage. things not to miss...

wow awesome responses. Merry Christmas guys ! Thanks for all the suggestions.

I think I will definitely be putting in motion sensors for the 2 light zones. 1 in the front near the garage door, and...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 12-23-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,857
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
re-wiring garage. things not to miss...

I'm rewiring my garage. Other than the obvious, (dedicated line for welder, drill press, compressor etc) what should I DEFINITELY include in my schematic?

I plan on installing 2 outlets per 4...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-16-2013, 08:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 878
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Best 12V cordless drill LIGHT ???

For my Job I repair appliances and refrigeration. I am currently using a Craftsman 12v Lion 3/8 drill. I also have the LED worklight and battery with the light on the end.

The drill is ok. But...
Forum: Heating and A/C 12-13-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,246
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Baseboard Heaters

chances of the fan,thermostat, AND thermal cutout failing at the same time are rather slim my friend. If you're worried just wire in another thermal cutout in series....problem solved :)
Forum: Heating and A/C 12-10-2013, 01:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,246
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Baseboard Heaters

baseboard heaters work well for a simple yet effective means of heating a WELL insulated space. They transform your electricity into heat, fantastic. BUT for the money you spend on the baseboard...
Forum: Heating and A/C 12-10-2013, 01:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 616
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Mini-Split for a 12x19 Garage Woodshop Q

heat pumps are great supplemental heat. They are the most efficient type of electric based heat period. The new heat pump systems even advertise that they will heat to temps below 10 dregrees...
Forum: Heating and A/C 12-08-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: 120 volt electric heaters?

if you have a walipini greenhouse you don't need heaters :) ...
Forum: Heating and A/C 12-06-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,012
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Need help with heat pump issue!!

heat pumps generally use a 24v transformer to send a low voltage signal to the compressor contactor, thermastat and fan motor. It is very common for a grounded thermastat wire to cause exessive...
Forum: Heating and A/C 12-06-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,678
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
Re: Home Built Solar hot air panel for my basement garage

simply amazing ! FREE HEAT :evil: and the build looks like it belongs there!

I have a 30x10 detached that I am currently readying for winter.(insulating the crap out of) I picked up a 5k modine...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 10-29-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,231
Posted By Lewisthepilgrim
lowest appraised type of garage?

I want to expand my 1 car garage so I can fit a lift. Honestly my biggest concern is how much my taxes are going to go up. In my town we pay $24 per thousand.

what would be the cheapest way to...
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