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Forum: General Discussion 09-20-2016, 01:18 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,725
Posted By MSLiechty
so the project engineer who graduated from USC 3...

so the project engineer who graduated from USC 3 months ago wants these 4 lb foam panels seismically braced.

I told her you can't brace a marshmallow.

ML
Forum: Framing 09-15-2016, 09:28 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,105
Posted By MSLiechty
need to make the framer walk it and video him ...

need to make the framer walk it and video him hitting the ground.

ML
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2016, 02:52 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,725
Posted By MSLiechty
I just got released for the building on the...

I just got released for the building on the left...

85K SF of fun

ML
Forum: Business 08-28-2016, 10:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,145
Posted By MSLiechty
True we are a sub contractor with only about 5...

True we are a sub contractor with only about 5 peers locally and he was not been involved directly for 20 years more of an absentee owner since the co. ran itself with 6 pm's and he just took his...
Forum: Business 08-27-2016, 10:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,256
Posted By MSLiechty
No better than on centers. On screen takeoff and...

No better than on centers. On screen takeoff and quick bid. We use excl spreadsheets for pricing and labor but if you use quick bid it will do all that and then some

ML
Forum: Framing 08-09-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,465
Posted By MSLiechty
I used a 1" x 3" diamond stone I keep in my bags...

I used a 1" x 3" diamond stone I keep in my bags been using it for 22 years works like a champ
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-05-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,736
Posted By MSLiechty
we slow between thanksgiving and February every...

we slow between thanksgiving and February every year fro the last 42 years.

ML
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,729
Posted By MSLiechty
Wait Adam Corolla is a master carpenter ? ML

Wait Adam Corolla is a master carpenter ?

ML
Forum: General Discussion 11-03-2014, 11:11 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,730
Posted By MSLiechty
We did that for a while until our installers...

We did that for a while until our installers caused lots of damage to s motel room and we were on the hook for it. Found it beneficial to just pay them for it and let them pay for anything they...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-27-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,822
Posted By MSLiechty
I just got my 250-3000 ackley improved back from...

I just got my 250-3000 ackley improved back from the gunsmith being built 120515120516120517120518


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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-27-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,822
Posted By MSLiechty
No better time than fall. I'm carrying a...

No better time than fall. I'm carrying a browning 16 GA this season.


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Forum: Technology 10-27-2014, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,237
Posted By MSLiechty
We too use well thought out Excels spreadsheets...

We too use well thought out Excels spreadsheets and OST.
We have 5 copies I think we paid about $1200 each. Not cheap but I can do times the bids as I did with a scale tape and paper plans. Makes...
Forum: Technology 10-27-2014, 09:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,237
Posted By MSLiechty
Look into Onscreen takeoff by OnCenter. About...

Look into Onscreen takeoff by OnCenter. About the best there is.
Forum: Masonry 10-11-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,784
Posted By MSLiechty
Recently had a home sandblasted. Holes patched...

Recently had a home sandblasted. Holes patched and re color coated. Turned out really nice and less expensive than you think


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Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 682
Views: 76,886
Posted By MSLiechty
don't forget most schools like to tell students...

don't forget most schools like to tell students they must go to college and the trades are are drop outs, most schools has got ride of shop classes "you don't want to dig ditches all your life" ...
Forum: Drywall 10-02-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 29,754
Posted By MSLiechty
Makes me want to try a hawk. Out west we all use...

Makes me want to try a hawk. Out west we all use pans and knife. Must be a regional thing never seen anyone except stucco guys use a hawk and trowel


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Forum: Business 10-01-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,691
Posted By MSLiechty
we regularly work on $2500/ day LQ's It requires...

we regularly work on $2500/ day LQ's It requires riding my guys like a bike sometimes!


ML
Forum: Vehicles 09-29-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,558
Posted By MSLiechty
But having a diesel pump at your work that your...

But having a diesel pump at your work that your employer pays for is definitely one reason to buy a diesel

ML


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Forum: General Discussion 08-30-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,074,725
Posted By MSLiechty
I could teach a chimp to do ceilings in an hour. ...

I could teach a chimp to do ceilings in an hour. It's really got to be one of the easiest trades. Maybe that's 22 years of installing them speaking. 10 million square feet and counting


ML

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-21-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,928,243
Posted By MSLiechty
My latest acquisition

My latest acquisition
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-30-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,676
Posted By MSLiechty
I'm about 20 miles from Mike about 4 years ago...

I'm about 20 miles from Mike about 4 years ago put up Windor One Fascia Could not be happier

ML
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-30-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 7,676
Posted By MSLiechty
you can borrow my 30' OSHA illegal pick if you...

you can borrow my 30' OSHA illegal pick if you want to come get it?

ML
Forum: Vehicles 07-28-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 7,085
Posted By MSLiechty
hard to argue with these ...

hard to argue with these http://www.highwayproducts.com/product/aluminum-pickup-truck-flatbeds

ML
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2013, 08:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,044
Posted By MSLiechty
Thus the expensive housing comments

Thus the expensive housing comments
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2013, 08:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,044
Posted By MSLiechty
I'm about 15 miles from mike in Huntington Beach...

I'm about 15 miles from mike in Huntington Beach and 90% of my work is in downtown LA
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