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Forum: Lighting & Electrical 07-22-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 828
Posted By hilld
Re: Power Supply

Close, what you probably need is an automotive/motorcycle battery and a trickle charger unless you plan on running the lights full time, then you need a real charger. Most power supplies that can...
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 07-22-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 576
Posted By hilld
Re: electrical boxes in bulk

Where is the like button? :beer:
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 07-21-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 577
Posted By hilld
Re: Structured wiring plan?

I think you have the right type of wiring. You could probably cut back on the coax to a single line (make sure you use RG6 (quad shield if possible)). If you ever wanted to run HDMI, that is possible...
Forum: Free Parking 05-14-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,455
Posted By hilld
Re: What's your piston count?

This only adds up to 14
Forum: Free Parking 05-14-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,455
Posted By hilld
Re: What's your piston count?

truck 8 - diesel
car 4 - diesel
car 4 - gas
car 4 - gas
m/c 2 - gas
tractor 3 - diesel
lawn tractor 2 - gas
chainsaws 2 - gas
line trimmers 2 - gas
hedge trimmers 1 - gas
Forum: General Garage Discussion 04-01-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 272
Views: 30,116
Posted By hilld
Re: What are/(were) your most USELESS tools?

I would have to say 8 point sockets, never had a need for one of those. Now if I was a professional garage door installer that might be a different story on those springs.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-01-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 412
Posted By hilld
Re: Where to buy Stahlwille stabil double box deep offset spanners?

Here is the 6-22mm set:
http://www.amazon.com/Stahlwille-SF20-Offset-Double-Ended-Spanner/dp/B000HB00CA/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1396389426&sr=8-3&keywords=stahlwille+double+ended+ring+spanner
Forum: Free Parking 03-31-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 490
Posted By hilld
Re: Getting Started Detailing

Personally I like the stuff from chemicalguys.com
Forum: Free Parking 12-30-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,340
Posted By hilld
Re: Who uses Opera as a Web Browser?

Actually, the current version of IE is 11. :)

Firefox is the browser of my choice, don't use Chrome as Google will use your search history to target ads for you. In Firefox you can set options not...
Forum: Free Parking 07-10-2013, 09:47 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,893
Posted By hilld
Re: My turn for looking for 401K advice...

Put as much as you can afford into your 401k, let the money grow and compound. Generally over the long term, you should be able to earn 10% average annually, and at that rate, your money should...
Forum: Free Parking 05-02-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,403
Posted By hilld
Re: High quality chocolate?

Personally I like moonstruck chocolate. http://www.moonstruckchocolate.com/

and of course a chocolate/truffle making video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=2yBHdU_NuSI
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-24-2013, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 294
Posted By hilld
Re: Suggestions for 1.5"-2" high speed grinder discs and backer?

3M Roloc comes in 2" and 3" sizes, allows for quick changes of "grinding" discs.

http://www.shop3m.com/3m-roloc-tr-discs-086vg049lj.html
...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 04-21-2013, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 461
Posted By hilld
Re: Darn you GJ, my wish list is growing

This site is run by the tool cartels. The first hit is free.
Forum: Free Parking 04-15-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 707
Posted By hilld
Re: Sometimes you got to just love a good News story...

It is right up there with the quality control inspector at the mustang ranch.
Forum: Free Parking 03-08-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,797
Posted By hilld
Re: Audi RS6 Thoughts

I owned a 2002 S6 Avant for about 5 years and it was a great car. Same engine 4.2L V8 minus the 2 turbos. The only issues I had was a failed wiper motor at 60k, a sticking thermostat at 90k (did the...
Forum: Free Parking 02-17-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,514
Posted By hilld
Re: Any of you guys live in a timber frame / post and beam style house?

Some of the newer timber framed homes use SIPS (super insulated structural panels) so the insulation is no longer an issue. We are looking at possibly building our next home as a timber framed home...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-16-2013, 12:40 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,934
Posted By hilld
Re: Ideas to make a lift fit and take advantage of an odd space?

Nice job, really liked the animated PDF. Also what sort of costs are we talking about if you don't mind me asking.
Forum: Free Parking 02-14-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,368
Posted By hilld
Dodge 1/2T Diesel pickup coming later this year

All I can say is finally. :rocker:


http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/driveon/2013/02/13/ram-diesel-chrysler-first/1917131/
Forum: Free Parking 02-14-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,551
Posted By hilld
Re: Anyone ever get Plantar fasciitis

I had it and all the previously mentioned things were tried, such as cortisone injections, physical therapy, sleeping with the boot the normal exercises. Mine unfortunately ended up requiring...
Forum: Free Parking 02-13-2013, 12:06 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,530
Posted By hilld
Re: Lowes pissed me off today

Here in Oregon, you can now get Veteran put on your drivers license, you have to bring your DD-214 to the DMV and get a new drivers license.
Forum: Free Parking 02-12-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,364
Posted By hilld
Re: Trip to Costco..

Since nobody has said it, "pic of the roommate".
Forum: Free Parking 02-11-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,362
Posted By hilld
Re: Building my fiberglass console

Fantastic work. What paint did you use to finish it, will it be scratch resistant?
Forum: Free Parking 02-10-2013, 12:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,027
Posted By hilld
Re: Who drives a VW Diesel ? reviews please

2012 Golf TDI 11 months and 15k miles. Love it, except for little interior rattles.
Forum: Free Parking 02-10-2013, 12:00 AM
Replies: 134
Views: 3,764
Posted By hilld
Re: Average commute time to work

20 mins in the am, up to 40 in the pm. 14 miles through 2 towns.
Forum: Free Parking 02-09-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,740
Posted By hilld
Re: Went from Zero to shit in 60

Gee made my spit out soda over the keyboard. Thanks for that. :lol_hitti
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