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Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 374
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
This was a new community when we built 6years...

This was a new community when we built 6years ago. We where the last house in the community so I know the lot was used for a lot of material/equipment staging.

The entire lot had new topsoil...
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2020, 08:39 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 374
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Thatís what I was thinking of doing. Would...

Thatís what I was thinking of doing. Would aerating first be a good idea to help get the nutrient deeper into the soil?
Forum: General Discussion 07-12-2020, 08:33 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 374
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Any lawn experts

I built the house so I know the soil was the same front and back. Might be thinner up front. No dogs on the grass there except the odd dog for walks. It seems to be both hot and dry spells. Havenít...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2020, 09:51 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 374
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I donít think itís grind as itís is more than...

I donít think itís grind as itís is more than just the bad spot. The entire front lawn doesnít grow the same as the back.

Itís Kentucky blue grass and was all installed at the same time
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 374
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Any lawn experts

Hey Guys,

I am having issues with the grass in my front yard. Back grows really well but the front not much. Not sure if itís a watering issue or soil compaction.

I installed sprinklers last...
Forum: General Discussion 07-11-2020, 05:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 508
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I picked this up at UFA this week only 64oz but...

I picked this up at UFA this week only 64oz but an improvement over the 40oz I had. Not yeti quality but I can live with that to save $150
...
Forum: Landscaping 07-10-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I have found with vinyl installing a steel fence...

I have found with vinyl installing a steel fence post with collars for the post is much better. The vinyl doesnít grip the concrete well and can cause problems down the road.

With the steel post...
Forum: Carpentry 07-10-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Cutting curves in decks

What decking are you bending? I tried to do a curved deck a my house 4years ago and learned that without a oven Trex will not bend.

A smaller saw will cut the curve better than a 7-1/4. Thatís...
Forum: Masonry 07-10-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 134
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I agree. Also doesnít look 100 years old to me....

I agree. Also doesnít look 100 years old to me. Look like it has wire mesh not rebar
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-07-2020, 11:26 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 662
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Stupid human question.

I agree. With two treads or less boxes are better. Above that they become more work.

A lot of the time there is enough scrap from the rest of the framing for the blocking. So itís using waste vs...
Forum: General Discussion 07-07-2020, 09:26 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 632
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I agree on not picking fights. I know all the...

I agree on not picking fights. I know all the local inspectors and corrected one last year on a commercial job. He wanted residential style railing in the back of a warehouse.

His boss backed...
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-06-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,001
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Ground contact here is no where near the quality...

Ground contact here is no where near the quality of acq. It splits really easy and twists way more

Ground contact here looks like this ...
Forum: Architecture & Design 07-06-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,001
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Sounds like there will be ground contact before...

Sounds like there will be ground contact before regular acq is back in stock. Around here they plants where not only shut down but they are 60% over regular demand right not too
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-03-2020, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2,320
Views: 116,510
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I would start with a 4 in 1 bucket. Makes the...

I would start with a 4 in 1 bucket. Makes the world of difference on these little machines to be able to dump into trailers or small dump trucks.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-02-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 2,320
Views: 116,510
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
TBA Meeting 2 (Tool Buyers Anonymous)

Equipment is a slippery slope. Next you will want a 4in 1 bucket, tooth bucket and forks. Then a broom to clean up after it.
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2020, 08:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 508
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I have never liked those Coleman ones they donít...

I have never liked those Coleman ones they donít tend to keep the water cool long and in the winter the freeze up
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 508
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I like the looks of those. Yetis actually keep...

I like the looks of those. Yetis actually keep the water the temp you want it. Is the 1 gal ok to drink out of or its it to big to drink from?
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2020, 12:05 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 508
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Job site water bottle

Hey Guys,

Iím looking to replace the water bottle I picked up from Costco last year. I got a two pack of 32oz aluminum ones thinking they would keep me water cool and take the abuse better. The...
Forum: Vehicles 06-29-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 224
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Did it start after the new batteries? John...

Did it start after the new batteries?

John Wood who used to be on here had a V10 that would do that if the battery got disconnected for any reason. Would last a few weeks then be fine again.
Forum: Vehicles 06-28-2020, 08:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 433
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Iím worried that all this tech is going to make...

Iím worried that all this tech is going to make used car/trucks obsolete. The cost to fix all of these sensors and electric motors once warranty is up is going to make used cars/trucks less appealing.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-26-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 94,782
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Random Pictures for Fun.

Lol not actually towing like that even though itís legal here.

Didnít want to move the skid steer to park the tool trailer so I just lined them up. Technically itís attached to a tow vehicle this...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-26-2020, 10:45 PM
Replies: 1,851
Views: 94,782
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
Trailers all hooked up ...

Trailers all hooked up
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Forum: General Discussion 06-26-2020, 08:15 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 537
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I have a t-bone on me everyday changed out the...

I have a t-bone on me everyday changed out the head to smooth a few years back. Was a Christmas bonus from my old framing partner.
Forum: Health & Safety 06-26-2020, 01:34 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 676
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I get numb and tingling in my hands. Had carpel...

I get numb and tingling in my hands. Had carpel tunnel surgery and it only helped a little

Started getting acupuncture which made a huge difference. Probably had to go 6times and now once ever...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-25-2020, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2,320
Views: 116,510
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I was looking into that this week. Sound like it...

I was looking into that this week. Sound like it isnít going to be till September.

A bit pricey at $649 for the kit.
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