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  1. Mur Huwcun

    Electronics -PCB

    Have a childrens soft toy here that plays different song lyrics. It recently stopped working so ordered a new speaker for it. Unfortunately it’s still silent!! Had a look at the PCB, it’s got battery voltage, continuity for the speaker wires and every coloured pair is wired to a different switch...
  2. Mur Huwcun

    Domestic RHI and Income tax

    I’ve been a bit shocked to be told by accountant that the RHI payments are declared as an income on a self assessment although we only have a domestic RHI scheme. I’m only unfortunate enough to have to do a self assessment due to having a rental property as I work on a PAYE salary based job and...
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    Strip light capacitors

    Any electricians in the house? ? Been cleaning some strip lights today and noticed some of the capacitors snow signs of heating up on the connections. Electrical factors are not open intill Thursday so had a look online as some research. The ones on the units are 13μf but a quick google only...
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    Dieseltune Compression tester

    Has anyone used or owned a diesel compression tester like this one? Ours has decided not to play ball for some reason and will not build up the pressure on the gauge but just fluctuate the needle up and down with the piston stroke. It used to build up the pressure to a maximum level and keep...
  5. Mur Huwcun

    Slurry mixer shaft and propeller

    Hi, can anyone quote for a Malgar/Primex/Storth 15’ slurry mixer complete 2” shaft and propeller preferably with the 6 splined shaft welded on aswell. Delivered to LL49 area.
  6. Mur Huwcun

    Handbrake cable repair

    Looking for a handbrake cable for a Ford 655, have had an eye watering price off NH one therefore wondering if any one has had similar cables repaires, rebuilt or re manufactured at all? Do cable tec still do one offs or crimp ends onto cable to fit the original outer cable? Any other companies...
  7. Mur Huwcun

    Something different......

    Have not seen this on here anywhere... Who fancies buying a farm with some penguins? Apparently climate is very much like West Wales!! Wet and windy!! Comes with a flock of sheep and herd of cattle, not quite just around the corner though.
  8. Mur Huwcun

    Lining brick build fireplace

    Need to fit logburner into a smallish inglenook that’s been squared off with bricks/blocks. Unfortunately the brickies did the job when it was raining rather than work outside when I was not around. Plan was just to fit a new concrete lintel to support existing cracked one but they squared...
  9. Mur Huwcun

    Wifi access point

    Right then... Wifi won’t cover the whole house here due to too many solid stone walls! Have a cat 5 or two access point in each room, all running back to where BT socket and main hub is. Therefore tried using another hub as a repeater, tried a BT home hub, got it working but for some reason it...
  10. Mur Huwcun

    Petter PJ3 engine

    Hi there. We have a Petter PJ3 (I think!!!)engine out of a dumper, been sat for donkey years!!! It’s turning over and injecting fuel. Now, the rack rods were a bit seized when we started with it but we freed everything off. I’ve not ventures as far as re connecting the injector pipes yet as I’m...
  11. Mur Huwcun

    Water booster pumps

    Hi. We have a booster pump supplying the house from a private supply. Recently it had been kicking in more frequently suggesting pressure vessel was not operating correctly. Quick check today confirmed this therefore stripped it down for a looksy to see that the bag inside had split. Not having...
  12. Mur Huwcun

    Cattle Grid

    Need a cattle grid by the house, nothing comes up second hand recently, new prices are eyewatering and steel to build one is not exactly good value either!!!! Now then, we have a good amount of scaffolding tubes in the yard. Grid will only be 9 foot at most, only cars etc will cross it. Am I...
  13. Mur Huwcun

    Ford 655 Backhoe hydra lock.

    Hi. Anyone come across a backhoe with seized lock clamps on the backhoe? Top clamps release ok, one bottom one moves a fraction but other one will not budge. I find it hard to believe that the cylinder can seize so solid that it won't move at all but again I can't see the pivot pin being so...
  14. Mur Huwcun

    Case 40XT

    Been having a bit of a head scratcher with a skiddy lately, when the safety bar is dropped to release the handbrake etc the charging light comes on!!!! It will charge perfectly when the bar is up but once down to get the machine working the light comes on and it does NOT charge. Have tested this...
  15. Mur Huwcun

    Small Hydro project

    Right, here goes.... We had a smallish water wheel on the gable end of a property that we're extending and renovating. It was fed from a smallish pond 30 feet away with roughly 4 feet of drop through a clay 8" pipe. The wheel had collapsed, the pipe cracked from frost and water was appearing...
  16. Mur Huwcun

    Vintage Tractors: Massey Ferguson - Te 20

    Vintage Tractors: Massey Ferguson - Te 20 Category: Vintage Tractors Manufacturer: Massey Ferguson Price: £1000 Condition: Used Description: Ferguson TE 20, original petrol/TVO. 6 volt system, original CC Caernarfonshire registration including original log book. Very, very original and...
  17. Mur Huwcun

    Ford Backhoe

    Hi Looking for a Ford backhoe for a building project. 550, 555, 655 etc. A 655C would be ideal but will struggle to be within budget. Around the £5k, vat not a problem. North Wales area would be icing on the cake!!! Looking for a Ford due to experience with them plus a range of buckets...
  18. Mur Huwcun

    Forage Trailers: Other - Griffiths

    Forage Trailers: Other - Griffiths Category: Forage Trailers Manufacturer: Other Price: £4500 Condition: Used Description: Griffiths 12 tonne Silage Trailers Sprung drawbar, Super Single Tyres, LED rear lights and LED Rear Flashing beacon. Wide track axles on springs, hydraulic brakes...
  19. Mur Huwcun

    Fendt cab mountings

    Any one been able to find realistically prices front cab mountings anywhere? Cheapest so far is£210 each with the worst being £336! Its a rubber bush with a steel sleave surround!!!
  20. Mur Huwcun

    David Brown Clutch Settings

    Hi, any one any ideas on the settings for a 11" dual clutch 996 (hand operated PTO). Toggle height etc or the difference between both toggles (bearing face) if at all possible. Thanks