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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-29-2020, 08:13 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 1,969
Posted By Tashler
Actually he didn't. While he did have a heart...

Actually he didn't.
While he did have a heart problems, he eventually died after slipping on the ice, hitting his head, having surgery for a blood clot in his head, and being in a coma.
Forum: Health & Safety 11-25-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 754
Posted By Tashler
Had my second one done two weeks ago. Bone...

Had my second one done two weeks ago.
Bone spurs, and partial tears in the rotator cuff and biceps tendon.

Only one week in the sling because they used collagen patches instead of sutures. I...
Forum: Health & Safety 10-09-2019, 03:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 806
Posted By Tashler
Actually, another thing that works for me...

Actually, another thing that works for me sometimes is a body pillow.

If you're laying on your good shoulder, rest your bad arm on a body pillow in front of you.

Helps me quite a bit when I...
Forum: Health & Safety 10-09-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 806
Posted By Tashler
I had my right shoulder done in '13. Bone spurs...

I had my right shoulder done in '13. Bone spurs and a full and a partial tear in my rotator cuff.

Left one wasn't as bad then but now the bone spurs are worse. Had an MRI the other day, waiting...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-21-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By Tashler
I usually have no idea how I FIX stuff.

I usually have no idea how I FIX stuff.
Forum: General Discussion 08-17-2019, 03:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 548
Posted By Tashler
Nice haul. I'm all about free stuff.

Nice haul. I'm all about free stuff.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-15-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 635
Posted By Tashler
The place looks awesome. Problem is all I drink...

The place looks awesome.
Problem is all I drink is beer, and I am a committed carnivore.

The pictures of it empty look great. The pics with all the people help confirm for me that I will never...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-16-2019, 06:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 654
Posted By Tashler
I had the 18 volt DeWalt 16 gauge trim gun for...

I had the 18 volt DeWalt 16 gauge trim gun for almost a decade. Really like the 20 volt. Really only use a 15 gauge for hanging doors anymore. If I had more doors to do I might ggrt it but for now...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-02-2019, 02:39 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,805
Posted By Tashler
That's the picture in my head that I could have...

That's the picture in my head that I could have done without.
Forum: Health & Safety 05-25-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 649
Posted By Tashler
Got the Mava. Unfortunately I ordered two pairs...

Got the Mava. Unfortunately I ordered two pairs by mistake.
Seem to work very well.
But I also scheduled surgery. Wanted to do the second shoulder in December, but the knee isn't getting better so...
Forum: Health & Safety 05-14-2019, 05:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 649
Posted By Tashler
Tom, As I said before I have arthritis in...

Tom,

As I said before I have arthritis in both knees and some torn cartilage in my right one. Before I knew about the tear, I bought a couple of Copper Compression (that's the brand) knee sleeves...
Forum: Health & Safety 05-07-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,147
Posted By Tashler
Methylsulfonylmethane A form of dietary...

Methylsulfonylmethane

A form of dietary sulfur.

"The anti-inflammatory properties of MSM seem to block the receptivity of histamine in certain allergy sensitive tissues, such as the mucous...
Forum: Health & Safety 05-07-2019, 04:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,147
Posted By Tashler
Tom, When I used to smoke the pollen would...

Tom,

When I used to smoke the pollen would hit me bad. I finally started taking MSM for inflammation, but it worked well for the allergies as well.

Might be worth a shot.
Forum: Health & Safety 04-14-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,964
Posted By Tashler
Leo, I totally get the dealing with the pain...

Leo,

I totally get the dealing with the pain deal. I did it for years. My wife is my saving grace, both with her income and her tolerance. But knowing that the surgery would keep me out of work...
Forum: Health & Safety 04-13-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,964
Posted By Tashler
Mine was torn, so that takes longer to heal and...

Mine was torn, so that takes longer to heal and rehab. After 6 months I went back to work, but no real heavy lifting as the strength wasn't back yet.

I would occasionally get movement or a pop in...
Forum: Health & Safety 04-12-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 1,964
Posted By Tashler
I developed shoulder pain in both in '93. Waited...

I developed shoulder pain in both in '93. Waited 13 years to have it checked. Impingement in both. Tried anti-imflammatories. Worked for a while.

Tried PT. Really didn't do anything. Got...
Forum: Kitchens & Baths 02-25-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 898
Posted By Tashler
Looks good. Don't care for the floor. ...

Looks good.

Don't care for the floor.

Old one or new one. Both look old.

Not GOOD old.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-23-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,219
Posted By Tashler
My first thoughts go to two movies that really...

My first thoughts go to two movies that really don't have any action.
The Best Years of Our Lives, which is three guys who return from WWII and have to fit in again.

The Great Escape. Awesome...
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,976
Posted By Tashler
Various sticks, mainly Stabila. A Stabila plate...

Various sticks, mainly Stabila. A Stabila plate level.

A PLS 180, a laser plumb level.

Green would be better
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-02-2019, 06:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By Tashler
Saw that. Have read and heard other celebs in...

Saw that. Have read and heard other celebs in interviews say that he was quite a dick.

I guess everyone can be at times.

Actually had the opportunity to meet Art Carney 30 years ago, with his...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-08-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,284
Posted By Tashler
I was off a bit. The Max would be around $100...

I was off a bit. The Max would be around $100 more. Maybe not a deal breaker.

And the low profile really has me a bit giddy.

I need a hobby or something.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-22-2018, 08:04 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,954
Posted By Tashler
In total ignorance I'll ask you-why? Why...

In total ignorance I'll ask you-why?

Why leave? It's where I've lived all my life. It's where my parents, her parents, our kids, and most of our friends are.

I know there really are reasons...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-22-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,954
Posted By Tashler
Not being a dick, it was definitely Mother's...

Not being a dick, it was definitely Mother's first. It was kinda a bad ass place from what I'm told.
FM Station came later and wasn't a place I was interested in going to.
Didn't last as long as...
Forum: Health & Safety 10-13-2016, 06:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,376
Posted By Tashler
Spencer, Were the things you got from Amazon...

Spencer,

Were the things you got from Amazon Voodoo wraps or floss bands? I got those for my tennis elbow and, when I remember to use them, they work well. Don't know how they would work on a...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-02-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 8,146
Posted By Tashler
I don't contribute a ton, but this thread has me...

I don't contribute a ton, but this thread has me nodding so much I feel compelled to unload.

Hate massages. Wife and kids, when they were younger, wanted massages every night at bedtime. Kids...
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