Search:

Type: Posts; User: Fulthrotl

Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.83 seconds.

  1. Replies
    98$$
    Views
    2,820

    hang on here a second.... as queen of the...

    hang on here a second.... as queen of the sideways thread drift,
    i can assure you this thread is a MARVEL of focused discussion,
    at least for here.

    when poo was being flung, i didn't say a WORD...
  2. Replies
    6$$
    Views
    123

    you have two independent systems feeding two...

    you have two independent systems feeding two services....
    just that both of the arrays are in the same place.

    mark them accordingly, so nobody gets confused later, and rock on.
  3. around here, older stuff was pretty lax. my pool...

    around here, older stuff was pretty lax. my pool in my backyard has my overhead service crossing it at about
    11' above water surface. house was built in 1962, pool put in summer of 1965.

    suffice...
  4. Replies
    29$$
    Views
    879

    not so much off base, as just following your...

    not so much off base, as just following your meter where it leads you....

    the problem with high quality DVM's is that they have a phenomenally high ohm/volt, which is nice 'cause the
    meter...
  5. Replies
    27$$
    Views
    1,495

    what's the problem? it's above the shower...

    what's the problem? it's above the shower rod...... :p
  6. Replies
    55$$
    Views
    4,469

    yeah, lassoing a frame structure with AC does not...

    yeah, lassoing a frame structure with AC does not go as well as romex.
    longer to lasso, plus your gloves get dirty... eww.

    i'd double the labor as well. pulling out a single phase house means two...
  7. Replies
    58$$
    Views
    2,266

    and so.... you are over here trying to convince...

    and so.... you are over here trying to convince us of.... what?

    that we should hate LED's on moral grounds? at the risk of tipping
    you over the edge, i have at last count 61 LED architectural...
  8. Replies
    58$$
    Views
    2,266

    don't say nuffin 'bout the nLight system.... his...

    don't say nuffin 'bout the nLight system....
    his inner frugulator will spaz all over the place at the cost....

    i did a certification on my first nLight system day before yesterday...
    the guy...
  9. it's simple. Mercury is not an issue if all you...

    it's simple. Mercury is not an issue if all you care about is youranus (sp).
  10. Replies
    29$$
    Views
    1,018

    +1

    +1
  11. no. and unless you submit your remodeling plans...

    no. and unless you submit your remodeling plans to LEED *BEFORE* you proceed
    with the work, AND GET AN APPROVAL IN WRITING, nothing you do will be given
    any credit towards LEED classification.
    ...
  12. Replies
    18$$
    Views
    1,159

    tain't no big deal..... yeah, the cord isn't...

    tain't no big deal..... yeah, the cord isn't allowed in a raceway, but there isn't any other way to get it up there.
    call it a 10' support sleeve..... doesn't end in a box, doesn't start in a box,...
  13. Replies
    18$$
    Views
    1,159

    Sorry ..... :ashamed1:

    Sorry ..... :ashamed1:
  14. Thread: Home advisor

    by Fulthrotl
    Replies
    11$$
    Views
    795

    and that information... is worth knowing......

    and that information... is worth knowing... thanks.
    i'd a never figured it would have paid out that well.
  15. Replies
    20$$
    Views
    654

    yeah, it is possible. you can order sweeps at...

    yeah, it is possible.

    you can order sweeps at that radius already done, however.
    much more cost effective.
    i put in a bunch of 5" pvc 45's with a 12' radius.

    if you want to roll your own, go...
  16. i owned one of those, about 20 years ago.... that...

    i owned one of those, about 20 years ago.... that never even occurred to me, as using it was a bit of a pucker
    factor... better than the little giant, but not much... :p
  17. little giant makes an A frame ladder that will go...

    little giant makes an A frame ladder that will go that tall,
    but takes three men and a small boy to stand it.

    you really won't want to climb up on it either. i climbed one. once.

    scissor...
  18. Replies
    5$$
    Views
    202

    i've transitioned aluminum to copper in a hypress...

    i've transitioned aluminum to copper in a hypress butt splice, but the splice is rated for AL9CU,
    and the dissimilar materials don't touch each other. i don't think anywhere that would be a good...
  19. Replies
    10$$
    Views
    344

    we all vote for the subpanel. put a 125 amp...

    we all vote for the subpanel.
    put a 125 amp panel in so you have some breaker room,
    feed it with about 75 amps, and life is good.

    and you don't know WHAT might happen. the woodworker
    could...
  20. Thread: Home advisor

    by Fulthrotl
    Replies
    11$$
    Views
    795

    my annoying calls fall in four categories: 1....

    my annoying calls fall in four categories:

    1. U.S. Pharmacy, wanting to sell me oxycontin from china. boiler rooms with
    asians speaking bad english, fresh off the boat, reading a script.
    ...
  21. Replies
    13$$
    Views
    410

    yep. run GRC, tape it so it doesn't corrode, cut...

    yep. run GRC, tape it so it doesn't corrode, cut a groove, put it in, and grout it.
  22. there is a 20% audit mandated by the CEC. half...

    there is a 20% audit mandated by the CEC.
    half paperwork review, half onsite review.
    three year statute of limitations.

    so, out of ten jobs, statistically, you will incur $600 in audit costs....
  23. anybody with a current and valid CALCTP-AT...

    anybody with a current and valid CALCTP-AT
    certification, who needs a CALCTP contractor to work
    under, i have more work in this area than i have any
    reasonable expectation of being able to do by...
  24. Replies
    8$$
    Views
    511

    yeah.. if your due diligence in this isn't...

    yeah.. if your due diligence in this isn't timely,
    you seriously weaken the chance of collecting anything, ever.
  25. Replies
    18$$
    Views
    1,143

    speaking of price fixing..... ;-) "Smart...

    speaking of price fixing..... ;-)

    "Smart energy readers have been found overcharging. According to Reuters, 1,600 PG&E smart meters were found
    over-charging customers for electricity in 2011....
Results 1 to 25 of 200
Page 1 of 8 1 2 3 4