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  1. Papa Bear

    TV power supply repair - diode replacement options

    Switch mode power supplies run at a high frequency ( ~15KHz) and the 1N4007 etc diodes are for 60 Hz
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    Two Brothers/RLS exhaust

    Needs fishtails ...
  3. Papa Bear

    Is your internet speed slower then advertised?

    I signed for 60/10 and regularly get 70/12.
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    Lawyers in a Zoom call

    I believe that is the judge's frame with his video off because he was cracking up ....
  5. Papa Bear

    What're your home thermostat settings?

    10pm -- 7am 68F 7am -- 10pm 71F Mama Bear and I are over 75 yrs old, we need a little more heat than we used to .... ;)
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    So I walked up to the bar...

    Great story (y)
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    Good riddance to 2020! Looking forward to a far better year in 2021

    My next birthday I'll be 77 yrs old .... I would have been 78 but I was locked down for a year :cool:
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    Merry Christmas !

    Best wishes to all the BITOG members and their families for a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !!! :)
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    BITOG Merch

    I made this up in 2006
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    Snow coming on the east coast Wednesday

    I have nowhere to go anyway, we're on lock-down in our area.
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    Queen's Gambit

    Great show - the last 5 mins blew me away !
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    Ohio Trip

    Cool pics, Pete (y)
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    Low Profile...

    I can't wait to see the snow tires installed ....
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    Pennzoil Platinum for Canadians

    It's listed in their flyer that came out today
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    Pennzoil Platinum for Canadians

    At Canadian Tire Nov 19-26 a 5L jug is $22.79 plus $10..00 on-line rebate = $12.79/5L ;)
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    Plumber Question: Shut Off Valve For Toilet

    The valve shaft has a packing gland nut on the body of the valve where the shaft turns in it - you may have to snug it up a bit. Is the water leaking out around the valve shaft? If so, that gland nut needs tightening a bit (not TOO tight)
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    Anyone riding?

    Had the 150 out today for a ~50Km run. Nice day, sunny and high 60s. Not many more like that before winter sets in .....
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    How much is a gallon of gasoline in your area right now?

    $0.979/L Can. right now here in Leamington. $.889/L at Costco in Windsor ON. To get $/Gal US you would have to convert $Can to $US and US Gal to Liters :unsure: