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  1. Slowing down a capacitor speed controlled ceiling fan

    Electrical
    Hi everyone, This is my first post, hopefully it makes sense and someone can help me out. I have a capacitor speed controlled ceiling fan in my bedroom that came with a 3 speed wall mount controller. I'm not using that speed controller because I bought a 3rd party remote so that I can turn it...
  2. Recommendations for buying Drill

    Tools
    Hi Folks, I am new at DIY, I quickly found out that a varible speed drill is must have tool. I purchased a Black & Decker DIR250 drill, which I am having problems with it. I can not control the speed as much as I need, especially at slow speeds. When I squeeze the trigger, it goes from slow...
  3. DC Gear Motor Operation

    Electrical
    I just bought a DC gear motor- I'm trying to spin a 20 pound disk at approximately 33 rpm. I realize I need to hook it up to a power source, but I'm having trouble figuring out the proper source. I'm not too keen on buying multiple 12v batteries and connecting them, also, I've heard something...
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