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Forum: Framing 09-26-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,281
Posted By wallmaxx
label and upload the sketch with the perimeter...

label and upload the sketch with the perimeter (roof bearing) wall dimensions, roof pitch(s).

This is a very simple thing to do. I've done roofs like that solo. It takes all kinds of temporary...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-05-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By wallmaxx
Round went off in the tube. I wonder if that was...

Round went off in the tube. I wonder if that was our ammo or some knock off local stuff.

Bad day for sure.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-05-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By wallmaxx
YouTube is a hidden gem. It won't be long until...

YouTube is a hidden gem. It won't be long until the lawyers and government step in to wreck it.:censored:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-05-2017, 01:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By wallmaxx
Pretty amazing single mom story from Arkansas

https://youtu.be/-GqLfEIuNHs
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-30-2017, 10:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 667
Posted By wallmaxx
I'm up in Kingston. Home of the Grub Hut and...

I'm up in Kingston. Home of the Grub Hut and Filling Station.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-30-2017, 02:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,845
Posted By wallmaxx
Impressive. I was just a framer. I...

Impressive.

I was just a framer.
I admire the accuracy of all you trim/cabinet carpenters.:thumbsup::clap:
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-30-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 667
Posted By wallmaxx
Welcome! I'm in Kitsap county. If I can...

Welcome!

I'm in Kitsap county. If I can ever help out my fellow Washingtonians I will.

Framing is awesome when it pays. Enjoy building great structures for people!
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 04-27-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 750
Posted By wallmaxx
I get the same thing when I minimize my browser...

I get the same thing when I minimize my browser to half the screen width.
When I go full screen with the browser I don't see that problem.
Forum: Technology 04-27-2017, 08:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,675
Posted By wallmaxx
About every six months, I export all my notes and...

About every six months, I export all my notes and archive them on an external hard drive. I think the file extension is .ENEX
Forum: Framing 04-25-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 26,401
Posted By wallmaxx
Do you overcut?

Oh yeah. And any "overcut" is only on the saw side of the wood. The other side stops exactly at the intersection of the 90 degree other cut. (See the cad diagram)
Forum: Technology 04-25-2017, 08:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,466
Posted By wallmaxx
I gave my 4K 27" monitor to my wife so she...

I gave my 4K 27" monitor to my wife so she wouldn't have to squint to see her aging MBP. Now I just have a 2011 iMac and a newish MBP. I'd like to try something a bit larger (40" plus) and possible...
Forum: Framing 04-24-2017, 06:03 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 26,401
Posted By wallmaxx
If it's finished carpentry - no overcuts My...

If it's finished carpentry - no overcuts

My method of framing above and beyond most everyone else - overcut the stair cut outs every time.

People who get all pissy about that are silly. My...
Forum: Framing 04-24-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,274
Posted By wallmaxx
If you can post some clear pictures of the plans...

If you can post some clear pictures of the plans with real-world dimensions of what you have on-site, we might be able to help.

When I framed, I liked to calculate the entire roof out the night...
Forum: Technology 04-23-2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,675
Posted By wallmaxx
I just wrapped up a short video. I hope it...

I just wrapped up a short video.
I hope it helps.

https://www.dropbox.com/s/fn8v6dnqa4a41j2/Evernote%201080P.mp4?dl=0

Picking a system that works depends a lot on how you like to organize....
Forum: Technology 04-23-2017, 01:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,466
Posted By wallmaxx
4k monitor for plan review

http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/divide-your-pc-monitor-into-multiple-screens-with-winsplit-revolution/

I'm thinking of doing something similar with a 50 inch curved Samsung 4K LED LCD.

I wonder if...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-22-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,704
Posted By wallmaxx
Another YouTube Find - Trim/Finish Carpenter

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYU9ctqfZCDdagNPfEzL6dg
Forum: Technology 04-22-2017, 09:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 840
Posted By wallmaxx
How to Speed Up Mouse Tracking (mac)

This guy nails it.

The default max mouse tracking speed is 3.
Using terminal you can go beyond that.

Why you ask?

So that you can have your cursor travel farther on-screen than the...
Forum: Technology 04-21-2017, 02:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,675
Posted By wallmaxx
I will come up with something later this...

I will come up with something later this afternoon. I spent about eight months beating my head against the wall trying to understand how I could use Evernote. I read all kinds of blogs and watched...
Forum: Technology 04-20-2017, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,675
Posted By wallmaxx
Me too. It went to $69/yr I think. ...

Me too. It went to $69/yr I think.

Microwave just died this morning. Picked up a replacement. Now the User and Parts manuals are PDFs in a household items note. I keep everything like that in...
Forum: Technology 04-20-2017, 09:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,675
Posted By wallmaxx
I have 707 notes in Evernote Premium Never...

I have 707 notes in Evernote Premium

Never had a single hiccup.

I create new notebooks for each client then have a default template of notes that I customize for each project specifically. I...
Forum: Technology 04-16-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,421
Posted By wallmaxx
Unless you're talking vault seven level tech,...

Unless you're talking vault seven level tech, most of these problems only propagate themselves if the end-user actually "clicks" on something.

My mom called and was asking me about some thing with...
Forum: Technology 04-15-2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By wallmaxx
France hosted server?

France hosted server?
Forum: Technology 04-14-2017, 06:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,103
Posted By wallmaxx
Scam Calls

My wife, the legal expert, said you can't legally serve notice over the phone. And no mention of who. Yeah, right.
Forum: Technology 04-14-2017, 05:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,103
Posted By wallmaxx
Scam Calls

I just received a call from unknown.
Ignored it.

Then a voice mail is received.
Had my name and said that a complaint was filed against me yada yada.

Wish I could retaliate somehow.
...
Forum: Framing 04-14-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,326
Posted By wallmaxx
Just leave the center raised up and call it a...

Just leave the center raised up and call it a required architectural feature as the HO trips over it.
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