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    10-08-2018, 11:27 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Floor lifts in Equipment
    wes4dpt: looking at Roll Positive's video I immediately visualized mounting the linear motor higher allowing a cushioned base to go flat on the...
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    10-08-2018, 09:42 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Chair creaking/cracking in Equipment
    Solid tires? They'll do that when they move on the rims.
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    10-08-2018, 09:33 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Floor lifts in Equipment
    We picked up a ParaLadder? Although a little pricey, it's saved my aging butt a few times when it hit the floor!...
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    10-04-2018, 11:57 AM
    Hmmm..I wonder if I should pursue that? I think the early TRc must have much different structure than the later TRx chairs. I picked up a ZX-1 power...
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    10-03-2018, 08:26 PM
    I have a 2000 Z type? and a 2005 TRc. I find the Z to be to be the simplest and most able marriage of form and function. I've beat the shit out of...
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    10-03-2018, 09:45 AM
    True, the tubing of the single tube chairs is thicker, but the bottom of the double tube chairs is "thicker" because the tubes are several inches...
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    10-02-2018, 02:33 PM
    Been there/done that! The double tube frame may (did) present problems pulling it in across yourself because it is seriously "thicker" than the...
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    10-02-2018, 02:29 PM
    I advise not to get any of the Ti that have the new caster fork receivers (like my alum Aero-Z), the ones which are like a 2" horizontal tube that...
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    10-01-2018, 01:11 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Kicking Morphine Dependancy in Pain
    I don't have anything in from of me to confirm it, but I'm pretty certain that alcohol kills more than opioids in this country. Plus, many (a...
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    09-23-2018, 06:33 PM
    I wanted a voltmeter to watch battery discharge. With no experience with this thing, a 3 mile loop to go on, and cheap lead batteries, I want to be...
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    09-22-2018, 10:23 PM
    Here Are pics Tomorrow I will open the kill switch and put my fluke meter across it to measure the actual current to get a fix on how accurate this...
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    09-22-2018, 10:10 PM
    My wife had a serious hear attack a week ago Monday and was released from hospital this past Tuesday, so I dropped this ball. Today her daughter and...
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    09-22-2018, 11:04 AM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Vehicle Question in Equipment
    My 2015 GTI works well for me, but I wish they made a 3 door! (two doors on pass side) It's such a PITA to put my chair in the back when a passenger...
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    09-21-2018, 11:06 PM
    No. I picked it up disassembled from an elevator company that replaced it with modern stuff. It's counterweighted with a simple but very clever...
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    09-21-2018, 01:57 PM
    and while on the subject of elevators, here's mine if you haven't seen it:
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    09-21-2018, 01:36 PM
    Don't see how I could get it to go into the compartment when closing or I'd have done it long ago.
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    09-21-2018, 12:46 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Featherlite Hand Controls in Equipment
    PM got-I'll ship once we figure out how much stuff to send. Pat-you should try to find male and female TPS (throttle pos snsr) plugs. Perhaps GM...
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    09-21-2018, 12:04 PM
    Very nice deal! Pretty easily fabricated. I like the tracks and rollers. I hadn't seen them before or I would have used them here. ( I mounted this...
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    09-20-2018, 10:03 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Featherlite Hand Controls in Equipment
    I thought about how to accommodate a quad when my buddy Ted, Mr. Sporto, got an Audi A3, same chassis as my GTI. The neat thing about these...
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    09-20-2018, 08:47 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Featherlite Hand Controls in Equipment
    Looks like that sender has potentiometers. At the level of modifications you?re doing I think the featherlight would be a waste of money. And, an...
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    09-20-2018, 07:17 PM
    I wouldn't choose the 18" axle. You can always widen one but never narrow it! You'll find that with some 1/2" copper water pipe you can fine-tune...
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    09-20-2018, 05:56 PM
    Afterwards, I realized that if I put several turns into the rope around the rod, it would soften the action and prevent the rope getting shocked at...
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    09-20-2018, 05:07 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Featherlite Hand Controls in Equipment
    Patterat: "The reason I?m considering it is because I?m building a custom vehicle that has no room for a pedal assembly. Because of this it?s...
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    09-20-2018, 04:13 PM
    That?s how long I've been driving VW GTI?s I always try to not let go of the hatchback when I?m putting something in the trunk which usually fails...
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    09-19-2018, 06:21 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Featherlite Hand Controls in Equipment
    It all started a long time ago with a paralyzed racecar driver and a clapped out 85 GTI we called "The Pimple" because it was blistered to hell!...
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    09-18-2018, 10:25 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Featherlite Hand Controls in Equipment
    A West: "The featherlite sounds interesting. But I do like the feedback of mechanical controls. It's like a Mercedes vs BMW. The Mercedes dampens...
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    09-18-2018, 03:42 PM
    pfcs49 replied to a thread Colostomy questions in Care
    all the time. Once you get comfortable with the adhesion of the flange (and I got comfy when I realized it was very reliably adhering) and after...
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