Sat 8 Jun, 2019 09:53 pm - Although there's been a six month interlude since this post originally went up, I thought I would close it out - with the apparent solution, for the benefit of future readers.
When we... (view)
Mon 24 Dec, 2018 03:37 pm - Right up there in one of my regular category of repair projects best characterized as "cracking a walnut with a sledgehammer", I want replace a failed photocell that's part of an... (view)
Mon 3 Dec, 2018 05:55 pm - Just to maybe try and semi-close out this posting - at least until the weather warms up again, here's an update.
The "numbskull" omission of not grounding the spark plug proved... (view)
Sun 25 Nov, 2018 12:12 pm - I have an exterior deck door that's constantly exposed to weather and wetness, so both the door and the threshold are always susceptible to water damage. I've gotten a handle on the... (view)
Thu 22 Nov, 2018 09:08 pm - The more we exchange "off-topic" about the other posting [u][url](https://able2know.org/topic/481004-1)[/url][/u], probably the more confusing this gets for [u]anybody[/u] else who... (view)
Wed 21 Nov, 2018 09:26 pm - Dang, I've experienced my regular failure - of not reading things thoroughly. I totally missed both the suggestion and the option of wrapping the drive belt. My boss at work always likes to... (view)
Wed 21 Nov, 2018 07:27 pm - Yes, on the drive wheel pulley, the duct tape solution was by far a secondary solution.
I still believe the smartest option was to go "off-spec" and just locate a drive belt that is... (view)
Wed 21 Nov, 2018 03:52 pm - As little as I know about electric arc welding, I do know/have seen that your work material does have to be grounded for the process to work (that's the extent of what I know).
Glad you... (view)
Wed 21 Nov, 2018 11:35 am - Okay, some good (albeit slightly embarrassing) suggestions from Ponderer.
First off, in response to the initial question - I'm chagrined to admit that I did [u]not[/u] ground the spark... (view)