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Old 02-06-2015, 08:04 PM
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More garage projects.

Ran pipe today for a couple of reversible 56'' industrial ceiling fans and installed same.

I really don't like ceiling fans but there is a 20 degree difference between the ceiling (13') and the floor....adjusted the minimum setting and left them on low.

Made a substantial difference already.

Also ran power properly for Vac

Ran power for fridge and microwave as well....tomorrow will build a cabinet for the fridge so the microwave can sit on top of it.











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Old 02-06-2015, 09:10 PM
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I like the reversing switch on the controller. That's handy.
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Old 02-06-2015, 09:15 PM
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It is....those fans have the start winding brought out....a person could do it themselves with a DPDT switch wired as a reverser, but for an additional $15 built in, it was a no brainer.

Next is caster replacement on the engine stand and wheel dollies.
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Nice job as usual. Another trip to caster world is in your future.
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I like the remote switch too, makes it handy.
Have you added up all the BTU's those LED's put out.?
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Thanks Randy...and already been

Got half swivel and the other half "total lock" swivel, urethane rated 250#.

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I like the remote switch too, makes it handy.
Have you added up all the BTU's those LED's put out.?
I can't even see a BTU rating on the AA sheet....I would say very low, you can put even the fleshy part of your inner arm on the lamp and it's not hot.

They run a hell of a lot cooler than the CFL's as well....as a side note, when we replaced the house 65BR30's with the equivalent LED's the A/C ran less and the room where we often sit was noticeably cooler.
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That is something I need to do eventually... 16' ceilings are not conducive to equal heating... Also would help with the floor sweating.
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That is something I need to do eventually... 16' ceilings are not conducive to equal heating... Also would help with the floor sweating.
Left it overnight....now a 4 degree difference as opposed to 20.
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I'm not a carpenter....but this turned out not bad....13 ply Birch for strength.







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