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Forum: Carpentry 08-15-2010, 03:27 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 90,400
Posted By basswood
Panhead, Leo does not need to defend himself to...

Panhead, Leo does not need to defend himself to you or anyone else, his work speaks for him. I just wrote my third Master Carpenter article for Fine Homebuilding magazine and I am often referred to...
Forum: Historical Restoration 08-15-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 12,354
Posted By CCCo.
The Amazing Collection of Sears Homes in the Midwest

Very cool article - site, check it out. :thumbsup: Awww the ol'days.


http://www.searshomes.org/index.php/2010/08/02/the-amazing-collection-of-sears-homes-in-the-midwest/
Forum: Framing 08-13-2010, 05:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,916
Posted By Kent Whitten
Plain as day, you hack :laughing:

Plain as day, you hack :laughing:
Forum: Framing 08-13-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,916
Posted By CookeCarpentry
I can see it - shame on you!

I can see it - shame on you!
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 08-11-2010, 07:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,846
Posted By loneframer
Cramps? I spent 4 hours today scraping...

Cramps? I spent 4 hours today scraping construction adhesive off of Advantech wall sheathing, with a 1 1/2" Marples Blue Chip Chisel. Oh, that was after peeling off 6 sheets of 5/8 Type X with a...
Forum: General Discussion 08-08-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,175
Posted By mikeswoods
I suggest that you call Goodwill--they are well...

I suggest that you call Goodwill--they are well known for helping pay for emergencys like this when the water is cold and the wallet is empty..

They helped a neighbor through a nasty bad...
Forum: Lead RRP Discussion 08-06-2010, 10:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,724
Posted By Tinstaafl
Bill, you're a bit late to the party. These...

Bill, you're a bit late to the party. These questions and many more have been beat to death ad nauseum both here and in other venues. Take a couple of weeks and read all the other threads here....
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-06-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 15,485
Posted By BuiltByMAC
Click on the simpson link in redwood's post - MST...

Click on the simpson link in redwood's post - MST is a type of metal strap made by Simpson.
12 ga. metal is 1/8" thick so sticking one of those metal straps vertically between boards gives you a...
Forum: Masonry Picture Post 08-03-2010, 05:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,074
Posted By CJKarl
...and yes, it's a chimney. A very unique...

...and yes, it's a chimney. A very unique chimney. I'm building it out of brick because that's what I know. Haven't decided whether I should wire lath the brick or stucco right to the masonry. I'm...
Forum: Roofing 08-02-2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,219
Posted By dprimc
"He likes the idea of having a post through the...

"He likes the idea of having a post through the roof."

The customer isn't always right. Sometimes the customer is an idiot. :eek:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-01-2010, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,611
Posted By Jeremy E
Router Dado Jig

Here's one that most of you have probably seen, but I figured I'd snap a few pics for those of you who haven't and are working out of a small shop with relatively limited tooling like me :thumbsup:....
Forum: Electrical 08-01-2010, 10:52 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 44,820
Posted By Tinstaafl
Yer on a roll today, Ralphie. :laughing:

Yer on a roll today, Ralphie. :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 07-31-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,889
Posted By Tom Struble
and it looks so nice that way too,let the next...

and it looks so nice that way too,let the next a-hole deal with your mess 15yrs later...if your lucky
Forum: Carpentry 07-30-2010, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,723
Posted By Tom Struble
neo...you are the carsiding king:thumbup:

neo...you are the carsiding king:thumbup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-29-2010, 07:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,139
Posted By mudpad
Here is my favorite PC tool. I bought it in (i...

Here is my favorite PC tool. I bought it in (i think) 1986? At that time I was doing factory cabinet installs and fabricating plastic laminate countertops and also a brand new product by Dupont...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-29-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,142
Posted By Trim40
That happens to me all the time. Sometimes it...

That happens to me all the time. Sometimes it happens at my house to:w00t:
Forum: Carpentry 07-29-2010, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 7,723
Posted By goneelkn
It's on a short wall between two roofs, the...

It's on a short wall between two roofs, the siding is only 3' tall, roof to roof. I told HO that i could replace with cedar and leave a 1" gap at bottom of siding so it would drain/breathe better....
Forum: Electrical 07-26-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,792
Posted By rselectric1
No, you should use GFCI receptacles. With...

No, you should use GFCI receptacles.

With all the monkey business and taps that may have occurred over 70 years a GFCI breaker probably wouldn't work. Just one neutral tapped for another circuit...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-26-2010, 09:28 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 15,221
Posted By Bergstrom
Great tip Bass! One thing that I find to be a...

Great tip Bass! One thing that I find to be a real life saver in my shim box is a page or two of the peel and stick screw covers from FastCap. If you need to get a shim somewhere weird the adhesive...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-26-2010, 07:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,139
Posted By blackbear
they dont make them like they use to. ...

they dont make them like they use to.

http://pic90.picturetrail.com/VOL2152/3975824/18470033/390138424.jpg

http://pic90.picturetrail.com/VOL2152/3975824/18470033/389729626.jpg
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-25-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 19,662
Posted By JFRAME
couple more

couple more
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-25-2010, 12:50 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 19,662
Posted By m367
Here is my invention. An easy inexpensive,...

Here is my invention. An easy inexpensive, collapsable, saw stand, saw horse combo. Made from a sheet of 3/4" plywood, and 2X4's.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-25-2010, 09:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,229
Posted By eastend
this scam works because banks will give you an...

this scam works because banks will give you an initial clearance on a deposited check/MO- but 2 weeks later you find out it's no good. Ask your banker how long it takes to fully clear money orders
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-25-2010, 08:59 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,267
Posted By PrestigeR&D
Post Update:

No ~ I did not get the job but guess what happened ( I found this out from the manager at my distributor) . She hired another contractor and they did not go as far up the wall as I had intended so...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 07-24-2010, 01:33 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,267
Posted By WarriorWithWood
Ugh, I hate it when you read a 7 page thread and...

Ugh, I hate it when you read a 7 page thread and there's no conclusion.:censored:
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