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Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 09-10-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 172
Posted By nickko
I havenít tried on my iPhone just my Mac and...

I havenít tried on my iPhone just my Mac and iPad. I have posted pics in the past from my Mac.

Nicko
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 09-10-2020, 08:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 172
Posted By nickko
I tried on my Mac and iPad. I have posted pics in...

I tried on my Mac and iPad. I have posted pics in the past.

Thanks
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 09-10-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 172
Posted By nickko
can't post pictures

when i try to post a picture with my post it says that it failed or i do not have a security token or code. What is going on?

thanks ..nicko
Forum: Carpentry 08-10-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 291
Posted By nickko
Thanks Leo I think i will use TB II. I will...

Thanks Leo

I think i will use TB II. I will probably give them a quick denatured alcohol or acetone wipe just to say i did. I think Epoxy is over kill and i think it would be a pain to glue up 52...
Forum: Carpentry 08-10-2020, 06:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 291
Posted By nickko
Thanks for the help. I just wanted to confirm...

Thanks for the help. I just wanted to confirm what i was thinking. I will be starting this job next week.

Thanks......nicko
Forum: Carpentry 08-09-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 291
Posted By nickko
glue for cedar

Hi
I have 13 6x6 porch post to make out of western red cedar. I am going to run a lock miter joint to join them together so that is running 104 eight foot edges with a lock miter bit. I was going...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-25-2020, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 351
Posted By nickko
I have a Harbor Freight spring loaded one mounted...

I have a Harbor Freight spring loaded one mounted on my garage ceiling. I have had it for about ten years now with no problems. It has 50 feet of hose.

Nicko
Forum: General Discussion 07-19-2020, 01:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 578
Posted By nickko
I tell people that if they want all the wood to...

I tell people that if they want all the wood to match i will gladly paint it for them. :laughing:

nicko
Forum: Tiling 06-21-2020, 08:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 415
Posted By nickko
I have to wonder if unmodified thin set should...

I have to wonder if unmodified thin set should have been used. I know if modified thin set is used in certain situations over an uncoupling membrane the thin set takes a very long time to cure. Some...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-19-2020, 04:32 PM
Replies: 970
Views: 157,519
Posted By nickko
I have thought that myself about the putting the...

I have thought that myself about the putting the mom and pops out of business. The government wants all big corporates that they can control. I have been told that for years and now is a good time...
Forum: Plumbing 05-19-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 415
Posted By nickko
Find some long stainless steel screws that are a...

Find some long stainless steel screws that are a little bigger than what is there and drill them out with a small bit then drill again with the correct bit for the tap and tap them out and there you...
Forum: Flooring 05-14-2020, 11:00 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 368
Posted By nickko
I have installed some LVP over the last few years...

I have installed some LVP over the last few years but i have heard if you have direct sunlight coming through a glass sliding door that it could create problems. Is that true?

nicko
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-14-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,330
Posted By nickko
i am pretty sure the Makita will work with the...

i am pretty sure the Makita will work with the Festool track. Except for Festool track does not have a slot in it that will accommodate the Makita slide out tip over feature.

nicko
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-11-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 426
Posted By nickko
It is used for setting the blade parallel to the...

It is used for setting the blade parallel to the miter slot and setting the fence parallel to the miter slot. That is if your fence and blade has a means to adjust them, cheaper table saws sometimes...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-10-2020, 07:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 426
Posted By nickko
I made my own with a piece of wood that fits in...

I made my own with a piece of wood that fits in the miter slot and mounted a dial gauge on it.

nicko
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-17-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 306
Posted By nickko
i had to use Sikkens once on some interior pine...

i had to use Sikkens once on some interior pine doors that i made a few years ago to match what was done when the house was built . It was a post and beam home with a lot of wood inside. I couldn't...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-16-2020, 07:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By nickko
Check out Lee Valley. I bought one there years...

Check out Lee Valley. I bought one there years ago it is a bout 3 feet long and can stand on its own. A 38 inch is $42.50 and is 0.003 accurate over the entire length. You can get them in different...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-16-2020, 07:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 306
Posted By nickko
I have used Charles Neil blotch control in the...

I have used Charles Neil blotch control in the past. It works very good.
just google Charles Neil blotch control. He has some good videos on using it.

nicko
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 04-14-2020, 11:53 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 425
Posted By nickko
BIN pigmented shellac

BIN pigmented shellac
Forum: Health & Safety 03-31-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 983
Posted By nickko
I have knee problems with my right knee. On our...

I have knee problems with my right knee. On our old tread mill it would hurt so i bought a nordic track that inclines to 40 degrees and also has shock absorption built in. The incline lets me do fast...
Forum: Health & Safety 03-31-2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 983
Posted By nickko
I tread mill three days on and one day off. I am...

I tread mill three days on and one day off. I am sixty and i keep my heart rate between 135 and 150 for at least twenty minutes then i cool down to under 100 BPM. It takes me about 8 to ten minutes...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-26-2020, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 457
Posted By nickko
I went to the store this morning and they opened...

I went to the store this morning and they opened at 8:00 in the morning and there was a line of senior citizens standing there at 7:45 waiting for it to open for there one hour of senior citizens...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-26-2020, 08:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 326
Posted By nickko
This. Saw Tom Silva using these years ago on...

This.
Saw Tom Silva using these years ago on TOH and started using them for basement wall plates. You will never use anything else.

Nicko
Forum: Masonry 03-19-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 470
Posted By nickko
i agree that they don't look good in some cases....

i agree that they don't look good in some cases. I saw them put in on a broom finished drive way and a saw cut defiantly looks better. Around here they use them mostly for interior floors like my...
Forum: Masonry 03-19-2020, 07:05 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 470
Posted By nickko
Concrete guys around here us those zip strips all...

Concrete guys around here us those zip strips all the time. My buddy that poured my garage floor used them and i have nice small control cracks in my garage floor. The key is getting them in nice and...
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