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Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-31-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By rayh78
Pamfast looks good but is it worth it. Looking...

Pamfast looks good but is it worth it. Looking at 10 x 3 stainless screws per 1000

Pamfast = $351.00

Simpson quickdrive = $231.00


Senco = $171.00 but only a 800 count and a #9 screw.
...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-31-2019, 12:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By rayh78
For what it is worth I have had the makita for...

For what it is worth I have had the makita for about a month.
Very quiet and really like it. The cost is what held me back. And you have to add in the attachment set.

My opinion is it is...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-31-2019, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 233
Posted By rayh78
Screwgun for decking or flooring

Any suggestions?

For occasional sub flooring and decking.
But need something that can use a 3" stainless deck screw.

Had my mind on a senco but looks like they dont have a #10 x 3 stainless...
Forum: Technology 04-06-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 688
Posted By rayh78
Whole idea with using Win 10 is it runs so much...

Whole idea with using Win 10 is it runs so much faster than old win 7
Forum: Technology 03-19-2019, 11:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 906
Posted By rayh78
I really like the Brother HL-L2370 Cheap to...

I really like the Brother HL-L2370

Cheap to but and print. I good workhouse.

The other thing that is a must for me. That I could not find on most other printers.
Is a simple fast way to print...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-12-2018, 11:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,769
Posted By rayh78
My pamtite glue gun finally broke. I have...

My pamtite glue gun finally broke.

I have been using this one

www.amazon.com/gp/product/B002KVB0EM/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1

lot cheaper and just as good.
200 vs 220 watts...
Forum: Vehicles 08-12-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,563
Posted By rayh78
Or in your case everytime you do the under...

Or in your case everytime you do the under carriage wash.
Keep in mind still better if washing off salt. But only when needed.
There are still areas will water can get in and sit. Most not really...
Forum: Business 03-26-2018, 02:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,747
Posted By rayh78
The normal definition wold be to just take...

The normal definition wold be to just take maintenance calls or any repair work.
Why would you charge a monthly service fee unless you require that from all your customers?

If you have a regular...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-17-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,701
Posted By rayh78
I am just happy for the other options. Had my...

I am just happy for the other options. Had my first Fien multimaster about 20 years ago. Loved the tool. But Fien was only option and way overpriced on the blades.

I have a newer model Fien that...
Forum: Carpentry 01-10-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,834
Posted By rayh78
Just placed an order for just the door. Already...

Just placed an order for just the door. Already was in a good exterior weatherstripped frame.

Seems the sales guys at the lumber yard just did not even know the fire rated doors were thicker at 1...
Forum: Carpentry 01-10-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,834
Posted By rayh78
Yes, could have pointed that out. I would have...

Yes, could have pointed that out.
I would have assumed that applied to the steel doors. Especially after talking to 3 of the largest lumber yards I deal with.

But did call Masonite and looks like...
Forum: Carpentry 01-10-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,834
Posted By rayh78
That is only 1 3/8" interior door. I had thought...

That is only 1 3/8" interior door. I had thought about that. Adding 3/8 plywood to one side as another option. To fit in the prehung weatherstripped frame. Concern was mounting the hardware
Forum: Carpentry 01-10-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,834
Posted By rayh78
Veneer is only about 1/16". No telling what is...

Veneer is only about 1/16". No telling what is inside that. MDF? Is pretty heavy.
The advantage of the skin is the woodgrain matching texture and would not have to worry about what type of wood is...
Forum: Carpentry 01-09-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,834
Posted By rayh78
Have not been able to find a steel 28" 6 panel. ...

Have not been able to find a steel 28" 6 panel.

Walls on each side and other problems like recessed stairs. So not option for wider door.
Forum: Carpentry 01-09-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,834
Posted By rayh78
Modify door ??

Have a bit of an unusual one.
1 flush/flat panel exterior door that leads to a attached garage. But it is a 2/4 or 28 wood prehung exterior door that was a custom job done 20 years ago. Solid...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-12-2017, 10:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,241
Posted By rayh78
On site

On site
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 11-12-2017, 12:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,241
Posted By rayh78
HVLP for cabinets

Looking for suggestions.

What is the cheapest HVLP I should get for painting cabinets. Will only use maybe once a year.

Most often would use latex. Usually cheap is not what I ask for in tools....
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 11-04-2017, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,520
Posted By rayh78
Yes, that has to be the worst website I have ever...

Yes, that has to be the worst website I have ever tried.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-30-2017, 10:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,331
Posted By rayh78
All the other advancements in the past 15 years...

All the other advancements in the past 15 years in electronics and tools.
But not with stud finders.
Forum: Carpentry 09-10-2017, 10:01 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 17,390
Posted By rayh78
Stick with one of these three and you will be...

Stick with one of these three and you will be fine. Just try to stick with brushless

Part of it would depend on what you can get on sale or best deal at the time.
I myself like Makita overall. ...
Forum: Carpentry 07-28-2017, 08:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,173
Posted By rayh78
You can even goggle Hardi siding Delamination

You can even goggle Hardi siding Delamination
Forum: Landscaping 07-06-2017, 08:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,843
Posted By rayh78
Roundup was the best to use. That is what it is...

Roundup was the best to use. That is what it is was first developed for. To kill everything and let you reseed in a few days. ( not the extended control)

You may have put the seed down to thick....
Forum: Carpentry 07-06-2017, 08:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,173
Posted By rayh78
I never understand the fascination with hardi...

I never understand the fascination with hardi board.

Smartside 4 x 8 sheets are much easier to work with. If you have the time. Just give her a small piece of hardi and smartside. Have her put...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-01-2017, 07:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,924
Posted By rayh78
Figured I would post mine. In case you guys would...

Figured I would post mine. In case you guys would like to vote.
Blue prints available if anyone interested
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-21-2017, 08:13 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 270,819
Posted By rayh78
I have always been a fan of Ryobi tools. Never...

I have always been a fan of Ryobi tools. Never bought them much myself. Just was willing to pay for the best even if more expensive.

But for people starting out, or have tools damaged abused by...
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