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Forum: Technology Yesterday, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 142
Posted By Texas Wax
It's called BIM...

It's called BIM (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Building_information_modeling) software. Been a trend/ thing in Architectural software for 10 years+. Most visible is autodesk's integration in many of...
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 557
Posted By Texas Wax
Too busy right, not doing estimates, however if...

Too busy right, not doing estimates, however if your interested in a more in depth proposal I can do that for $500-1000. Of course fully refundable when you hire us for the job.

Response should be...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-11-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 611
Posted By Texas Wax
:whistling Img1 Don't think about how high...

:whistling

Img1 Don't think about how high it is
IMG2 Don't Look up
Img3 certainly never look down


:thumbsup: Looking forward only and at the work being performed in front of your face...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-05-2019, 02:34 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,362
Posted By Texas Wax
HE/SHE HIM/HER HIS/HER HIS/HERS...

HE/SHE HIM/HER HIS/HER HIS/HERS HIMSELF/HERSELF
zie zim zir zis zieself
sie sie hir hirs hirself
ey em ...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-03-2019, 09:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By Texas Wax
Hell go to the origin of water parks - Wisconsin...

Hell go to the origin of water parks - Wisconsin Dells, Pure Tourist Cheese. Didn't know better Branson MO stole their whole gig from the dells, just added music.
Forum: Remodeling 02-03-2019, 03:33 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,404
Posted By Texas Wax
Don't think the OP realizes the different types...

Don't think the OP realizes the different types of remodeling contractors. He seems to be a gun-ho type that is a good salesman, going for volume from a broad net of marketing/lead sources. Which is...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-01-2019, 11:44 PM
Replies: 7,338
Views: 303,027
Posted By Texas Wax
Totally random I have a small capacity to a...

Totally random

I have a small capacity to a wide range of resistance

Explains everything :laughing:
Forum: Roofing 01-31-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 394
Posted By Texas Wax
IKO is IKO, always been a 'lesser' brand, imo....

IKO is IKO, always been a 'lesser' brand, imo. Required some extra effort for early architectural style shingles, especially, to get an even look.

OP's Issue, Where the directions followed here...
Forum: Remodeling 01-31-2019, 12:01 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,404
Posted By Texas Wax
It's easy, the value for the customer is...

It's easy, the value for the customer is something that looks like the real thing but costs less. Actually a very good approach to sales. One of the best ways to keep your profit margins high in a...
Forum: Remodeling 01-30-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,404
Posted By Texas Wax
Infighter242 ... :laughing: seriously thought I...

Infighter242 ... :laughing: seriously thought I saw that after while reading this thread.

:whistling Nothing else constructive to ad.
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2019, 01:57 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,131
Posted By Texas Wax
to the OP. Worked with and even partnered with a...

to the OP. Worked with and even partnered with a douche like that. It's a dead end and as you are possibly feeling a soul sucking experience.

You probably have a greater indemand skill set than...
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2019, 03:38 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,667
Posted By Texas Wax
They don't seem to care and eat lunch together,...

They don't seem to care and eat lunch together, laugh together lots of camaraderie just like Griz described. They have much in common, where as the indigenous people (us) seemed to have lost some of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-25-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,561
Posted By Texas Wax
:whistling But I have respect for rodeo clowns...

:whistling But I have respect for rodeo clowns over all the rodeo riders. Them boys ain't monkeys, imply they are at your own risk.

But yes sir, another good analogy.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-24-2019, 06:12 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,561
Posted By Texas Wax
Not your Circus, Not your Monkeys. Just a...

Not your Circus, Not your Monkeys. Just a spectator getting paid to watch the big show. :jester: Sit down, shut up, enjoy. Change seats or leave the tent.
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 2,667
Posted By Texas Wax
Many things led up to it. Not packing your own...

Many things led up to it. Not packing your own lunch daily and having to run for food. The demands of modern life, like gotta git home to watch the kids so momma can go to work. Or Go socialize in...
Forum: Business 01-22-2019, 12:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 295
Posted By Texas Wax
Do this contracting thing long enough ... three...

Do this contracting thing long enough ... three hots and a cot don't seem like a bad deal. Why not go out in blaze of glory.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-21-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 502
Posted By Texas Wax
Yup a jamb kit or some one saved a buck tree...

Yup a jamb kit or some one saved a buck tree fiddy and got it all knock down with bored doors and mortised jambs, my question was rhetorical

Considering the context of the OP's statement ...
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-21-2019, 12:18 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 502
Posted By Texas Wax
Flush solid core or are you calling raised panel...

Flush solid core or are you calling raised panel style doors solid core? If they are true flush solid cores you can cut 2" off the head of door and replug the rail. Seems a bit easier, less mess and...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-20-2019, 11:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 271
Posted By Texas Wax
Or you were born with a desire to do something...

Or you were born with a desire to do something much more than average. And expect others to to have similar views.

Comes naturally for for me, starting to accept it's a super power.
Forum: General Discussion 01-19-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,009
Posted By Texas Wax
No problems on the time, 5 minutes at most...

No problems on the time, 5 minutes at most :whistling kind of autistic errr I mean artistically trained or more like challenged by it ;P

Another member of over thinkers anonymous. We hate Rube...
Forum: General Discussion 01-18-2019, 12:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,009
Posted By Texas Wax
This what I meant by traditional. Good heafty...

This what I meant by traditional. Good heafty 5/8" - 3/4" x1 1/4" + wide stop applied to the fixed panel.

or a true "astragal" molding, bought or milled.

Fix the panel how ever you want and...
Forum: General Discussion 01-17-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,009
Posted By Texas Wax
So you are opposed to, not contemporary enough,...

So you are opposed to, not contemporary enough, the standard surface mount cane bolt(s), an astragal stop and standard operating passage lock?

:jester:Two long drywall screws, hang a drill with...
Forum: General Discussion 01-16-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 3,295
Posted By Texas Wax
Tried the CG Studio Life back in 2006. Modeling...

Tried the CG Studio Life back in 2006. Modeling and animating was really fun, every other aspect of it sucked. Office Politics, PC BS, douchie boss in the end it was a sweatshop. 6 months and back to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-15-2019, 11:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,241
Posted By Texas Wax
Right? :laughing: You really did the how justice...

Right? :laughing: You really did the how justice tho.

I'll be thinking of this thread next time I have to straight line, square and mill a couple hundred board feet or more and then run through...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-15-2019, 10:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,241
Posted By Texas Wax
Not to speak for Pinwheel, but I imagine it's...

Not to speak for Pinwheel, but I imagine it's kind of like la de dah de dah, push push push, or feed into feeder feed into feeder feed into feeder

VS

Spend some time setting up making sure...
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