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Old 08-07-2005, 09:11 PM   #21
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Here are a few pictures of the completed project, minus the 30 feet cable.

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Rear view of the main enclosure.

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Old 08-07-2005, 09:13 PM   #23
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View of the solenoid I am using.

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Old 08-07-2005, 09:14 PM   #24
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Float switches assembly.

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Close up view of the remote enclosure.

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View of all components connected together.

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Old 08-09-2005, 11:56 AM   #28
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Very nice! Your explanation of the purpose of the 555 made perfect sense, didn't find it confusing at all.


couple of quick questions.

what did all the parts combined cost, and what would you charge to put 1 together for me?
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Very nice! Your explanation of the purpose of the 555 made perfect sense, didn't find it confusing at all.
Thanks! Glad to hear this. I do have a tendency to carry on too long when explaining things. Also, English not being my native language, I sometime do not use the proper words to say what I mean. 8O

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what did all the parts combined cost, and what would you charge to put 1 together for me?
Ummm.... Good question. I did not really tally up the total cost but, excluding the solenoid, 50$ seems like a good guess. I will try to make a cost estimate, as someone else has also inquired about the cost. 8O

As for making one, I have no idea, I would have to look into it. Tho at this time I cannot do much in the way of hobby or anything else. I bought a new house and am in the process of selling this one, so I have to keep everything neat and tidy for house visits. Unless I want to suffer the wrath of my better half. But, if you can wait a couple of months, maybe we can work out something for sure.


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Thanks Serge! I'd say you're english is just fine.

$50 canadian, right? So I could expect to pay about $75ish U.S. thats not bad.

You said, "radio shack type" for the CB; would the following be large enough?
http://www.radioshack.com/product.as...t%5Fid=276-148


i had a quick thought. I think U.S. and Canada have the same power supply levels. But just to be sure i won't need to make further adjustments, what is the power coming out of your typical socket in canada?


any chance we could get a peek at the inside of yours?
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