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    You'll hear from JoeyD as soon as he sees this...

    You'll hear from JoeyD as soon as he sees this post. Don't think one can upload a video here, you'll have to use YouTube then post a link to it.
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    Ditto here too!

    Ditto here too!
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    Compared to automobile repair work, thirty years...

    Compared to automobile repair work, thirty years ago you needed nothing but hand tools. After EPA stepped in, to be licensed you had to have a digital storage oscilloscope which some had in a box...
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    Used to be a three pack a day Pall Mall...

    Used to be a three pack a day Pall Mall smoker(you call reds), four pack if went out drinking beer. Laid off in 1970 for about a year, quit cold turkey at that time and put on 50 lbs up to 220 lbs. ...
  5. Thread: Amp meter

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    There are two versions, banana plugs and BNC. I...

    There are two versions, banana plugs and BNC. I have two BNC versions which are a little over 8' long
  6. Thread: Amp meter

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    I have two of them, 40A/400A modes and both work...

    I have two of them, 40A/400A modes and both work fine.
  7. As long as that connection is 1/4" flare fitting,...

    As long as that connection is 1/4" flare fitting, you are good. My automotive R134A quick disconnect fittings have a ON/OFF valve and 1/4" flare fittings.
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    Looking at the manual, it mentions over 5V as...

    Looking at the manual, it mentions over 5V as full and a Ni-MH so I'd say that it's 4.8V or 4 cell Ni-MH pack with 5.6V being fully charged voltage. Generally speaking a charger for that would...
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    Yeah, that's what they say. I purchased lots of...

    Yeah, that's what they say. I purchased lots of extra MAHA rechargeable batteries and stored brand new. The time came to use them and many wouldn't hold or even take a charge. Now, I stock no...
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    There is a fitting that's used between the input...

    There is a fitting that's used between the input garden hose and the pump that stops damaging pressure pulses from the garden hose, etc. It amounts to a check valve which opens up to a bunch of...
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    At 200' you'd need #10 gauge wire for 7-10 amps.

    At 200' you'd need #10 gauge wire for 7-10 amps.
  12. Ever see a ball valve with two female swivels? I...

    Ever see a ball valve with two female swivels? I never have.
  13. Seems like almost everyone has run into this. ...

    Seems like almost everyone has run into this. Maybe one should remove the valve core for good and use a ball valve. They don't make a ball valve with a swivel at both ends but you can get a 1/4"...
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    The idea is to connect the phases correctly...

    The idea is to connect the phases correctly before power up as somethings can be damaged if you run backwards.
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    Gosh, I didn't know that not all recovery...

    Gosh, I didn't know that not all recovery machines have a purge function, the G5 is one.

    Had to reread Chris's post a page back about the G5, etc. and purging.
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    How much time would it take or how much hassle...

    How much time would it take or how much hassle would it be to pull a vacuum on your machine after each use?
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    My recovery machine aimed at the MVAC field or a...

    My recovery machine aimed at the MVAC field or a MasterCool came with about 50psi of N2.
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    How does a G5 come or look right out of the box...

    How does a G5 come or look right out of the box then?
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    No, Ford Escape Hybrid forum. There was even one...

    No, Ford Escape Hybrid forum. There was even one that threatened to sue stating slander because some else said they were wrong. One of the worst was a lawyer. If you didn't own a Hybrid Escape...
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    I actually know of one forum in around 2009 a...

    I actually know of one forum in around 2009 a poll was started to actually ban one of its users. At that point I never knew there was such a thing as the "ignore" list.
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    This forum some years ago, things were much...

    This forum some years ago, things were much rougher. IIRC, that user called me a "bonehead" which may or may not fly with moderators these days.
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    Might be referring to "hvaclover", a user who...

    Might be referring to "hvaclover", a user who hasn't posted here in years.
  23. Thread: TEZ 8

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    That's what happens to oil when mixed with water....

    That's what happens to oil when mixed with water. See that in machine tools when water mixed with chemicals to aid cuttings gets into lube oil through worn seals.
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    The one I used looks like the bottom one in this...

    The one I used looks like the bottom one in this set:...
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    Yes, IIRC the smaller one goes in first but the...

    Yes, IIRC the smaller one goes in first but the upper larger one seems too big and curls up. You have to pull up on it and work it around till it seats. The dental pick I have is curved but I don't...
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    I used a old dental cleaning tool to pull them...

    I used a old dental cleaning tool to pull them out, a 1/4" wood dowel to prod them back in and I forget what to get the PITA larger top one in position.
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    My $0.02! I've replaced the "O" rings meaning...

    My $0.02! I've replaced the "O" rings meaning two on a Appion VCRT and you'll swear you have the wrong larger one. It's a *****!!
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    Not a hi-pot tester. An insulation and loop...

    Not a hi-pot tester. An insulation and loop tester "somewhat" similar to circuit impedance testers marketed by Ideal. I tested circuits in my home. It verifies that all connections are good inside...
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    No, I was a member/moderator in the old Fluke...

    No, I was a member/moderator in the old Fluke Community Forum before it was converted to what it is today. A discussion about loop testing vs NEC code, in Europe they test after an install, here we...
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    Look here:...

    Look here: http://www.fluke.com/fluke/m3en/installation-testers/fluke-1653b-multifunction-installation-tester.htm?pid=72323
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    I may have topped that! I once was allowed to...

    I may have topped that! I once was allowed to road test a Fluke electrical tester not even used in the US and difficult to purchase here. I had a question about it that Fluke couldn't answer. I...
  32. Thread: Micron Gauge???

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    Simple answer, too much!

    Simple answer, too much!
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    The manual may help:...

    The manual may help: http://xrefs0.plumbersstock.com/UEI/HA1%20Web%20Manual.pdf
  34. Its charging algorithm. Read about battery...

    Its charging algorithm. Read about battery types, charging, etc. here: http://batteryuniversity.com/learn/
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    Nope.
  36. Nope! In series, a 4.8V pack is a 5.6V fully...

    Nope! In series, a 4.8V pack is a 5.6V fully charged and the two Li-Ion cells at 8.4V. The catch is that the power supply has like a min/max limits, you can go over that and it actually draws less...
  37. The circuitry in those holders needs to be RESET...

    The circuitry in those holders needs to be RESET in one puts already charged cells into them. If you have a way to charge the cells while in the holder, you won't have that issue. I converted two...
  38. How many cells? More than one look here:...

    How many cells? More than one look here: https://www.batteryspace.com/battery-holder-li-ion-18650-battery-holder-1s1p-with-2.6-long-20awg.aspx scroll down that page for all of them.
  39. I believe I was thinking of the NPSM or National...

    I believe I was thinking of the NPSM or National Pipe Thread straight something like a bulkhead fitting that uses a "O" ring for sealing and a locknut. Hoses that have a cone and seat similar to a...
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    LCD or liquid crystal display which lost its...

    LCD or liquid crystal display which lost its liquid.
  41. My bad! Wrong acronym but there is another weird...

    My bad! Wrong acronym but there is another weird one but I forget exactly what it is. I do know because I just ran into this, it can be a Anderson, Watts or whatever fitting. Some male and female...
  42. MNPT and NPT aren't the same, NPT requires thread...

    MNPT and NPT aren't the same, NPT requires thread sealant whereas MNPT doesn't. Don't know if they used MNPT for this reason?
  43. If they are indeed MNPT, you won't find them at...

    If they are indeed MNPT, you won't find them at Lowes or Home Depot.
  44. This page shows three different possible part...

    This page shows three different possible part numbers for that fitting: http://yellowjacket.com/product/gas-pressure-test-kit/
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    I've read that it has to be a triggered by a...

    I've read that it has to be a triggered by a circuit within the meter to be correct yet there is nothing set in stone on how to do it. It depends on the interval of the min/max, different slice in...
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    Yep, Xian Ying Hong Electrical Co., Ltd. in...

    Yep, Xian Ying Hong Electrical Co., Ltd. in Shaanxi, China
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    Browning Belt Tension Checker video:...

    Browning Belt Tension Checker video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qP0iZAN0KHw
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    It's an imager not a camera although that term is...

    It's an imager not a camera although that term is used sometimes but some blend both into one.
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    I forget what brand but somebody has a clamp...

    I forget what brand but somebody has a clamp meter with a built in thermal imager.

    It's a Flir: http://www.flir.com/home/news/details/?ID=71609.
  50. Never read of a BluVac leaking within, normally...

    Never read of a BluVac leaking within, normally leaks are outside of it. You could use a smaller tank if possible.
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