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Forum: General Discussion 02-09-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,234
Posted By EmmCeeDee
We have used bronze Jeld-Wen A200s on a couple of...

We have used bronze Jeld-Wen A200s on a couple of projects and been happy with the results. They are aluminum and so might not work with traditional designs, but for contemporary projects they are...
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2015, 01:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,612
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Mike is good people. He talks about huge issues...

Mike is good people. He talks about huge issues in today's economy literally no one else is talking about.
Forum: General Discussion 11-22-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,631
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Not sure I would call it a trade per se, but HVAC...

Not sure I would call it a trade per se, but HVAC controls guys seem to be the only ones who can do their job. They charge what ever they want and there is little competition.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-07-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,746
Posted By EmmCeeDee
That app has gotta run your battery down quick!

That app has gotta run your battery down quick!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-07-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,746
Posted By EmmCeeDee
My favorite app lately on my Galaxy 5 is the A/V...

My favorite app lately on my Galaxy 5 is the A/V remote control. No more hunting for the remote!
Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,110
Posted By EmmCeeDee
I guarantee he detailed those railings exactly as...

I guarantee he detailed those railings exactly as you see them. It is a running joke how frequently you see handrails in sexy architecture that are not remotely code compliant.

Without knowing...
Forum: Carpentry 10-06-2014, 11:06 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 28,118
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Every time I get rolling with my 23 ga. pinner I...

Every time I get rolling with my 23 ga. pinner I try to remember about the no safety and to keep my damn fingers of the trigger. I don't want to have to dig one on those pins out of my leg. Its easy...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 09-19-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,184
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Awesome, glad to hear it. I really don't know...

Awesome, glad to hear it. I really don't know when you might want to recoat as the first project I used it on still looks good after four years.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 09-19-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 18,184
Posted By EmmCeeDee
How'd it turn out?

How'd it turn out?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-09-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,041
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Crazy story, sounds like a movie script....

Crazy story, sounds like a movie script. Seriously, don't let it eat you up. I would let it go. Does it change anything? What would you do with the information?

My guess is that if it is true...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-18-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 951
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Yep that's the free market at work. The system...

Yep that's the free market at work. The system senses words in your email and tailors ads to match.

My personal pet peeve is "dynamic pricing" Online retailers will vary prices based on your...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-18-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,008
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Sad to say it did not look much different from...

Sad to say it did not look much different from the usual Craigslist help wanted ads until it got to THE BURNING LAKE OF FIRE. That part was awesome.
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-17-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,810
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Nice! How did you cut the joists? Abrasive?...

Nice! How did you cut the joists? Abrasive? Carbide?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-13-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,035
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Those Yeti coolers are pretty sweet, but at $300...

Those Yeti coolers are pretty sweet, but at $300 for a decent sized one its too rich for my blood. I've never had to keep anything cool for five days.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-13-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,700
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Unfinished trim (FJ paint grade pine) is...

Unfinished trim (FJ paint grade pine) is available in lengths up to14' I think.

1x pine is available in lengths up to 12' although HD material quality is usually pretty low compared to an actual...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-11-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,518
Posted By EmmCeeDee
As good of a stand up comedian as he was, I...

As good of a stand up comedian as he was, I always thought he was an outstanding dramatic actor. He seemed to have a particular affinity for characters who were barely holding it together.

Some...
Forum: Business 08-09-2014, 01:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,956
Posted By EmmCeeDee
If this is your fiancee's dad I would travel to...

If this is your fiancee's dad I would travel to do the work personally, economics aside. If they are anything like the Mexicans I know you probably should plan on not staying in a resort either.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-01-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,326
Posted By EmmCeeDee
If you happen to be near a factory service center...

If you happen to be near a factory service center they can have it out it in 30 seconds. My local Bosch center is great. I've brought in busted tools twice (my fault) and they fixed the issue while I...
Forum: Business 07-25-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,472
Posted By EmmCeeDee
You might also be seeing life experience at work....

You might also be seeing life experience at work. Those 25-year olds, living in apartments will buy houses by the time they are in their 40s. Once they realize just how much fixing up their house...
Forum: General Discussion 07-25-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,119
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Kreg says you can use pocket screws on 1/2"...

Kreg says you can use pocket screws on 1/2" material. Seems pretty thin to me. I have never seen them on anything less than 3/4". Personally, for a work van I would use 3/4" for strength if nothing...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-25-2014, 06:50 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,829
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Two things I got after the kids arrived: life...

Two things I got after the kids arrived: life insurance and a will.

An important consideration if you have minor children is who will take care of them if you and your spouse die at the same...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-18-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,327
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Picked up half a dozen last week to go with the...

Picked up half a dozen last week to go with the collection. Thanks for posting this MJ, I meant to but forgot.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-12-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,464
Posted By EmmCeeDee
The Army quit using Quickclot powder because it...

The Army quit using Quickclot powder because it is hell to clean out of a wound. The new version is an impregnated gauze that does not have that problem.

Quickclot is good for rapid blood loss...
Forum: General Discussion 07-10-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,369
Posted By EmmCeeDee
That's the way to handle it, imho. Engage this...

That's the way to handle it, imho. Engage this guy in small talk and he will keep coming back.

Use a blower to "clean up", fill and drain the compressor tank several times, suddenly remember...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-27-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 12,183
Posted By EmmCeeDee
Dunno, there are definitely knock off tools but...

Dunno, there are definitely knock off tools but I'm not sure this is one. It's eight years old, (according to the seller, of course) clearly used and being sold as such. I've got some older Hitachi...
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