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Forum: Business 06-30-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,264
Posted By JesseCocozza
Why did you even bother depositing the check for...

Why did you even bother depositing the check for the exterior? Secondly, why did you start it if you knew you wouldn't be able to finish it? Sounds like you don't have a leg to stand on now. You...
Forum: Carpentry 06-29-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,459
Posted By JesseCocozza
Router Lift

I've got a JessEm router lift that I absolutely love. I've also got the incra ultra positioner with an auxiliary fence (not pictured below) that I made because I haven't sprung for the wonder fence,...
Forum: Framing 06-27-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 393,288
Posted By JesseCocozza
Random Framing Pics Thread.

It's almost always floor trusses here. I think I've used TJI's three times in my life and they've been for rafters. Last house we framed 2 months ago was 8k sqft and 80% of it was TJI rafters to...
Forum: Architecture & Design 06-25-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,294
Posted By JesseCocozza
I'm inspired by your generosity. Seriously Andy,...

I'm inspired by your generosity. Seriously Andy, way to go man.
Forum: Construction 06-23-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,678
Posted By JesseCocozza
Best Practices Prior To Drywall Close In

1. Is a plumbing pressure test required in residential construction. Seems like good practice to me. Do you do this as part of your quality control? Code requirement? Water and waste line?

This...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-23-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,907
Posted By JesseCocozza
Dealing With Beam Height Offsets For Coffered Ceiling?

Well, you have the option like the computer sketch you did, but if the perimeter is a true half beam vs, just a band, then I personally would match the elevation. I would install all the nailers...
Forum: Framing 06-22-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 393,288
Posted By JesseCocozza
How do you terminate the WRB with the windows and...

How do you terminate the WRB with the windows and doors already installed?
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,706
Posted By JesseCocozza
195698195706 Wrapped up the study ceiling...

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Wrapped up the study ceiling today. It was a lot of fun to work on.
Forum: General Discussion 06-17-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,706
Posted By JesseCocozza
195242195250195258 Got started on one of the...

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Got started on one of the vaulted sections today. Here's one of the faux hip rafters we fitted. Hopefully we'll have the other 3 licked tomorrow.
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,706
Posted By JesseCocozza
Thanks! For the intersection we made the two...

Thanks!

For the intersection we made the two 45* cuts making sure that the point was right at the center. Then we put a small chamfer on the 45's to accent it and to make sure that if there was...
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,706
Posted By JesseCocozza
That was 14' off the great room floor. Had those...

That was 14' off the great room floor. Had those 24' planks 5' oc and ran some 2x4's 16" oc and then sheathed it. Had a full on dance floor up there.
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,706
Posted By JesseCocozza
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Here's another coffered ceiling we did 3 months ago. This one is out of Alder. I really liked the detail where the bottom of the beams intersected.
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,099,706
Posted By JesseCocozza
192497192505192513192521192529 Here's some...

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Here's some cornice stuff I've been working on. It's a nice change from the usual crown / cove detail. White oak.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-24-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,902
Posted By JesseCocozza
Spring for the pricier under armor boxer briefs....

Spring for the pricier under armor boxer briefs. I only wear them in the summer time. Also, load up on gold bond powder after you shower and dry off every night. You'll be a new man. That's my cure...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-21-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 2,810,957
Posted By JesseCocozza
My apologies. Wouldn't want to be confusing him...

My apologies. Wouldn't want to be confusing him for a man with saws in the single digits. I'll sit back down now.
Forum: Framing 05-17-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,749
Posted By JesseCocozza
I am the same way, but there not many guys that...

I am the same way, but there not many guys that have this knowledge or experience. This is kind of the whole point of my post. How in the world do some of these guys make it so long without learning...
Forum: Framing 05-16-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,006
Posted By JesseCocozza
How To Mark Top Of Threads At Stringers?

I use my calculator to figure the diagonal and then mark out that spacing on the stringer. Set my square nuts and slide the square to those tick marks.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-14-2015, 09:15 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,693
Posted By JesseCocozza
That just reminded me. So a week after I got them...

That just reminded me. So a week after I got them (still sitting in my truck) my wife locks her keys in the car. No spare so we call the locksmith. Guess what the guy shows up with? One of these...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-14-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,693
Posted By JesseCocozza
Winbag

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Picked up some of these the other week because I saw them at the lumberyard. Got to use it today to set some solid core doors. I used to always take the slab off of the frame to set doors...
Forum: Framing 05-10-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 393,288
Posted By JesseCocozza
Ariel photos of same project. ...

Ariel photos of same project.
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Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-10-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,721
Posted By JesseCocozza
No More Hitachi At The Depot

Dude, busier than a one armed paper hanger. Haven't had time to Puruse the old CT forum in months. Been working on some real cool projects though. I ran into willy at the beer Garden down town a few...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-09-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,721
Posted By JesseCocozza
No more hitachi at The Depot

Not sure if this is old news, but my local depot is clearing out all hitachi nailers and nails. Stick nailers going for $207 and coil framers for $234.
Forum: General Discussion 10-14-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,667
Posted By JesseCocozza
Not everyone has this luxury. Guys with a...

Not everyone has this luxury.

Guys with a wife and kids that depend on them rarely let me beat them to the job site.
Forum: Contractor Swap 09-29-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,861
Posted By JesseCocozza
The table saw is great. I prefer it over the...

The table saw is great. I prefer it over the Bosch (chinsey fence) or dewalt (don't like yellow tools) Easy choice in my opinion.
Forum: Framing 09-20-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 393,288
Posted By JesseCocozza
It's the same sickness that's causing me to be so...

It's the same sickness that's causing me to be so psyched about being able to frame it. It's the old "I want to do it just to see if I can" sickness.
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