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Forum: Off-Topic 09-28-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Good idea. Scooter knows some stuff. In the...

Good idea. Scooter knows some stuff.

In the first pic there is a blue gas valve type shut off and some sort of pipe opening. What is that??

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Forum: Off-Topic 09-27-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 417
Posted By Frank Rizzo
What Scott said. You shouldn't have the gas valve...

What Scott said. You shouldn't have the gas valve in the fireplace. You need a Dante (keyed thing) outside the firebox if you are going to install a secondary shut off.
Are you going to stick your...
Forum: Off-Topic 09-27-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 742
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Buy a used Speed Queen from a Laundromat and...

Buy a used Speed Queen from a Laundromat and remove the coin mechanism then.

I have the Kitchen Aid Equivalent of the HE3t. No problems for 10 years. You'll save money in water and detergent, plus...
Forum: Off-Topic 08-24-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 906
Posted By Frank Rizzo
I went to Manhattan last week for work and took...

I went to Manhattan last week for work and took the Subway (to Penn Plaza) for the first time.

I thought I might get r@ped...but I was OK. Went to Iteligencia Coffee before I took the Subway back...
Forum: General Automotive Forum 08-03-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,365
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Hey Bruce. Hope all is well. I thought for sure...

Hey Bruce. Hope all is well. I thought for sure that the SS was going to be my next car. Ive been a member at SSforums.com for quite a while and was really looking forward to the car...especially in...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-29-2014, 10:53 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 665
Posted By Frank Rizzo
FWIW - The new CalGreen standards that take...

FWIW - The new CalGreen standards that take effect July 1, will require all new homes to have built in the provisions to accept solar panels on the roof including conduits. They will also require 1"...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-28-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 413
Posted By Frank Rizzo
I heard her (the homeowner) interviewed on the...

I heard her (the homeowner) interviewed on the radio yesterday afternoon.
The POS squatter living in her house has over 35 previous lawsuits on her records (some for situations such as this) and the...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-26-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 665
Posted By Frank Rizzo
subscribed. I want to DIY the install.

subscribed.

I want to DIY the install.
Forum: Off-Topic 06-20-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,060
Posted By Frank Rizzo
I met the now Mrs. Rizzo while we were both...

I met the now Mrs. Rizzo while we were both stationed in Heidelberg Germany in the Army. We were both E3's. She followed me back to Los Angeles, went to USC, took ROTC and she is now an 05 (on her...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-09-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 838
Posted By Frank Rizzo
All the MKIV series cars - Golf, Jetta, (first)...

All the MKIV series cars - Golf, Jetta, (first) New Beetle and a lot of the MKIII cars (mostly the ones built in Mexico), VW used a wax to seal the inside edges doors. You can see it on a hot day on...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-06-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 711
Posted By Frank Rizzo
You have to make sure your dimmers are LED...

You have to make sure your dimmers are LED compatable or you'll get some weird dimming ranges. The Lutrons seem to work well.
I just got some 950 Lumen LED outdoor PAR 38's at Costco for $13.xx...
Forum: Off-Topic 06-06-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 838
Posted By Frank Rizzo
VW's are such a paradox for me. My MKV R32 was...

VW's are such a paradox for me. My MKV R32 was one of the best cars I've ever owned. Multiple track days including a trip to Laguna Seca (from LA). Never a problem. Beat it like a rental.
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Forum: Off-Topic 05-24-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 680
Posted By Frank Rizzo
This is why I like you.:thumbup: I still have my...

This is why I like you.:thumbup: I still have my tubing bender from the "old" days. I do my sink supplies too:D


Don't forget to exercise your shutoff at the water meter in the street too....
Forum: Off-Topic 05-08-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 680
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Neat-0 ...

Neat-0

http://www.floodchek.com/resources/washing-machine-hose-failures/washer-hose-creates-aaa-call.html

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Forum: Off-Topic 05-07-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 759
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Did you already do this? If you post some pics...

Did you already do this?
If you post some pics of the ceiling - I can probably let you know what you are up against. How many stories is the building?

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Forum: Off-Topic 05-07-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 680
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Every 5 years. They screw on just like a garden...

Every 5 years. They screw on just like a garden hose. It is really easy to do if you have decent access and the water shut off behind the machine works...

Be careful about the cheesy braided hoses...
Forum: Off-Topic 04-05-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,149
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Penfed Defender Amex is zero fees & 1.5% cash...

Penfed Defender Amex is zero fees & 1.5% cash back every month. And you don't have to do anything to get the cash back. It shows up on your statement as a credit every month unless you ask...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-21-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 777
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Dual income, no kids. I don't have a lot of...

Dual income, no kids. I don't have a lot of deductions, so TT seems to work well for me.

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Forum: Off-Topic 02-21-2014, 06:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 548
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Yeah. Something about the lights and...

Yeah. Something about the lights and battery/power supply in the trunk....

There are a dozen SS's within 25 miles of me for sale at various dealers. Some on the lot since November. I want to buy...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-18-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 557
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Yet, another person that owes me $20. BTW...

Yet, another person that owes me $20.


BTW - im Kid Cram. Or at least that is what Frank Rizzo is….

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Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 488
Posted By Frank Rizzo
+1 Good point. My Moen Kingsley...

+1

Good point.

My Moen Kingsley diverter valve has just enough slop to make you think. And it is strictly the way the handle connects to the valve. Not enough to make me want to pay extra for...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-08-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 488
Posted By Frank Rizzo
sorry to bring this up...but that $20 you owe me?...

sorry to bring this up...but that $20 you owe me?

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Forum: Off-Topic 02-07-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 436
Posted By Frank Rizzo
What are "dip bars"? :rofl: I'm handy. I...

What are "dip bars"? :rofl:

I'm handy. I replaced the headlight in my vacuum cleaner.

and...my brother is a welder.

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Forum: Off-Topic 02-07-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 488
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Are you looking for the "vertical spa"...

Are you looking for the "vertical spa" experience? Body sprays, shower head, handheld, etc...

Im a big Moen guy. The parts are easy to get and not exorbitant cost either. I did a Moen vertical spa...
Forum: Off-Topic 02-02-2014, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 845
Posted By Frank Rizzo
Sorry. I drifted off and did not check back in....

Sorry. I drifted off and did not check back in. Im not sure what the question is.

Next time, you don't have to crawl under the house, but instead fill the sink and tub - the sink(s) to the top...
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