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Forum: Off Topic Discussions   08-10-2019, 04:36 PM
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Posted By MJN
Not saying you should but: ...

Not saying you should but: https://www.domyown.com/termite-bait-systems-c-3_75.html

I have used these guys for quite a few things. Professional grade materials that you can't buy at a big box...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   06-18-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 333
Posted By MJN
You only need a pancake compressor for a brad...

You only need a pancake compressor for a brad nailer or rivet gun. For sanders, grinders etc you need something with more CFM than a typical 30 gal compressor can produce.

Also be careful about...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-24-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,155
Posted By MJN
The big flaw in the MCAS system is that it is...

The big flaw in the MCAS system is that it is (was) NOT FAIL SAFE. An erroneous signal from the single AOA sensor driving MCAS is the root cause. Lack of training, lack of flight hours, lack of...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   05-22-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By MJN
Always honest and unfiltered. He will be greatly...

Always honest and unfiltered. He will be greatly missed.
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   04-30-2019, 05:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By MJN
US General from Harbor Freight. They are very...

US General from Harbor Freight. They are very nice quality and can't be beat for the price. Availability is often the downside. The stores, at least around me, don't stock the larger sized boxes. ...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-25-2019, 02:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 202
Posted By MJN
Is the hot and neutral reversed on the outlet? ...

Is the hot and neutral reversed on the outlet? Perhaps the wire colors are correct at the outlet but reversed somewhere else in the circuit. The electrician probably checked it but perhaps he just...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   04-05-2019, 12:05 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,155
Posted By MJN
Review of the preliminary accident report: ...

Review of the preliminary accident report:

737 Max UPDATE Ethiopian Preliminary Accident Report 4 April - YouTube
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   03-27-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,155
Posted By MJN
Even if they hit the cut off switches and turned...

Even if they hit the cut off switches and turned the system off the horizontal stabilizer angle would not come back without specifically being corrected by the flight crew. If by the time they hit...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   03-19-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,155
Posted By MJN
Craig. I believe that what was thought to...

Craig.

I believe that what was thought to turn MCAS 'off' actually just stopped that one cycle of it adjusting the stabilizer. The issue appears to be that the pilots thought they turned it off...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   03-13-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,155
Posted By MJN
It appears to be linked to MCAS and may be linked...

It appears to be linked to MCAS and may be linked to faulty angle of attack sensors. Part of the issue appears to be linked to how involved turning off MCAS actually is. The flight altitude and...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   03-03-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 370
Posted By MJN
I have had Gmail and yahoo accounts for many...

I have had Gmail and yahoo accounts for many years and agree that Gmail is much better at screening spam. Any data that is managed by a third party can and probably is filtered for marketting and...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   12-18-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By MJN
And that my friends is why you don't mess with an...

And that my friends is why you don't mess with an Engineer! Hilarious!
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   12-13-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By MJN
Ouch !!!!!

Ouch !!!!!
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   10-05-2018, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 474
Posted By MJN
If you want to cut to the interesting stuff go to...

If you want to cut to the interesting stuff go to about 3:00 in the 3rd video. It's very interesting what goes on behind your diff cover. Even the 3rd video doesn't have the final data that will...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   09-13-2018, 09:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 528
Posted By MJN
The fact that the winds are going to be less...

The fact that the winds are going to be less severe is good for the coastline but it's not going to change the amount of rain that's going to fall. Hurricane Matthew that came through 2 years ago...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   09-10-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 403
Posted By MJN
If you like that one you'll love this. Bulldog...

If you like that one you'll love this. Bulldog Walks Around With A Box On His Face - YouTube

Here's the original one that was posted.
Dog steals GoPro cam, then runs! - YouTube
Forum: ffcars.com Forum Help   09-08-2018, 12:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 251
Posted By MJN
I get the exact same thing. It's been that way...

I get the exact same thing. It's been that way for a while.
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   09-07-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,030
Posted By MJN
Don't know what the laws are like in FL. Some...

Don't know what the laws are like in FL. Some states are really tough. From my experience I doubt you will get the ticket dismissed but a lawyer should be able to get it amended to a non moving...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   09-06-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By MJN
With majority owners of the old Force India,...

With majority owners of the old Force India, Kingfisher and Vijay Mallay, both in severe personal financial distress it's not surprising that they were not paying the teams bills. It is largely due...
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   09-06-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 994
Posted By MJN
Also take a close look at your harmonic balancer....

Also take a close look at your harmonic balancer. If the rubber layer is old and degraded the outer ring with the timing marks can move.

BTW I'm not sure that the wrong static timing would...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   09-06-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 343
Posted By MJN
Unfortunately budget size does not equate to good...

Unfortunately budget size does not equate to good racing.

I admire Haas and the Force India teams that can run as well as they do on a fraction of the major team budgets.
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   09-05-2018, 12:30 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 994
Posted By MJN
If it's intermittent like that it will be tough...

If it's intermittent like that it will be tough to nail down. Could be something like the TPS (Throttle Position Sensor). They can get inconsistent as they wear.
Forum: Road Racing Discussions   09-04-2018, 03:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 763
Posted By MJN
Do you know if your Tru Trac has a spring in it...

Do you know if your Tru Trac has a spring in it like the Torsen 2R?

The gear design of the differential requires that the inside wheel apply at least a reasonable amount of resistance to the...
Forum: Off Topic Discussions   08-06-2018, 05:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,005
Posted By MJN
I bought the Nest IQ cameras mainly to get away...

I bought the Nest IQ cameras mainly to get away from the battery issues. They are still wireless but plug into an outlet. Once again they are a cloud based set up so if your internet connection...
Forum: Factory Five Roadsters   07-24-2018, 01:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By MJN
Ryan. I used a local (NC) guy to move a '51...

Ryan.

I used a local (NC) guy to move a '51 restored pick up from Northridge (LA) to Mooresville NC and was very pleased with the service. He was recommended by another NC guy Cobraless (Dave) on...
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