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by dacflyer
Tue Jun 29, 2021 8:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SPAM Attack
Replies: 14
Views: 3731

Re: SPAM Attack

Thanks.....
by dacflyer
Tue Jun 29, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help to find Battery
Replies: 10
Views: 480

Re: Help to find Battery

Thanks anyway guys,, I done replaced it with regular sized AAA's..and gave the radio back to the guy..
I told him that it was too difficult to find the originals. He was happy either way, just so that it worked.
by dacflyer
Mon Jun 28, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SPAM Attack
Replies: 14
Views: 3731

Re: SPAM Attack

Where's Sean Lemieux when you need him ???
Who's the other moderators on here ???
by dacflyer
Thu Jun 24, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help to find Battery
Replies: 10
Views: 480

Re: Help to find Battery

I'm rebuilding a battery pack for a friends radio transmitter.. there is only room for the 3 AAA cells. I'm bout to give up and just put regular NiMh cells in it and call it a day.. he'll just have slightly less run time. GCH is all that is printed on the cells. If i haven't found a easy source yet,...
by dacflyer
Wed Jun 23, 2021 11:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help to find Battery
Replies: 10
Views: 480

Re: Help to find Battery

Janitor Tzap >> I need longer... I think what i need are 5/7 size AAA Ther are about 1.5x longer than standard cells bout 3" long same diameter as AAA Externet >> 1.2v NiCd AAA But much longer.. I did find this link https://power.tenergy.com/battery-size-chart/ sell size....dia.......length 4/3 AAA ...
by dacflyer
Mon Jun 21, 2021 11:47 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help to find Battery
Replies: 10
Views: 480

Help to find Battery

I have a device that is size cramped. the battery pack is bad,, The batteries are like a AAA size but longer than a standard cell...
I can find smaller than standard cells like the 1/3 and 2/3 size,,but i can't find longer..or what is the name of this kind of cell ?
by dacflyer
Mon Jun 07, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: APC UPS1400 help
Replies: 3
Views: 416

Re: APC UPS1400 help

found the issue... APC is weird.. the drive transistors ( 2 paralleled ) were open.. tiny SMT types, i replaced both with 1 beefier transistor, there is also 2 blocking dioads in parallel as well.. anyway, the issue is fixed..I also took the opportunity to add in another fan with stand alone thermal...
by dacflyer
Fri May 21, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: APC UPS1400 help
Replies: 3
Views: 416

APC UPS1400 help

I have an APC UPS1400 ( 1400VA / 950W ) I been using this in a small solar set up for a while in constant battery mode. been doing great for over a year now. But the other day i noticed the fan has died. But it's not the fan,. the circuit that controls the fan is my issue. I have tried to bug it out...
by dacflyer
Sat Apr 17, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Compressor problem
Replies: 10
Views: 4276

Re: Compressor problem

do you know how many amps it's drawing before it quits ?
It sounds like a possible shorted winding too
by dacflyer
Sat Apr 10, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Crappy Headphone wires.......
Replies: 11
Views: 3570

Re: Crappy Headphone wires.......

most all Ethernet cable is solid conductors.. That wouldn't last long at all...
by dacflyer
Sat Apr 10, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adafruit 1.2" led display
Replies: 11
Views: 1258

Re: Adafruit 1.2" led display

yes,, that's exactly the issues i have about signing up on one time use sites...I wish they delt with paypal..life would be much easier.
by dacflyer
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Copper clad Al wire
Replies: 4
Views: 591

Re: Copper clad Al wire

LENP >> Yup,,stranded AL wire / cable is fine with houses,,it's the single stranded stuff that was the hazards..heating , cooling, expanding, contracting..caused a lot of loose connections, then arcing begat fires..
by dacflyer
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Compressor problem
Replies: 10
Views: 4276

Re: Compressor problem

does this motor have a centrifugal switch for the start phase ? it could be faulty..have seen some that wouldn't open the start phase..the over current would be activated by that..or if the switch wasn't closing to kick in the start phase,, and the run phase was being overloaded. and other issue cou...
by dacflyer
Fri Apr 09, 2021 7:40 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Adafruit 1.2" led display
Replies: 11
Views: 1258

Re: Adafruit 1.2" led display

when i was trying to check out they wanted me to create an account before i could pay...
and they don't do PP either..
I'd like it if i didn't have to create an account ( more password crap to remember ) to pay for things..