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Forum: General Discussion 02-25-2020, 11:28 PM
Replies: 1,676
Views: 62,618
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
Did you photo shop the counter top too:no: maybe...

Did you photo shop the counter top too:no: maybe you didn't even install it?? Maybe you did nothing today:whistling
Forum: Construction 02-24-2020, 11:40 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,639
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
I too have hand cut some nice big ones on the...

I too have hand cut some nice big ones on the ground. I must be a bit younger because I used a CM Pro. This house looks out at Velzyland and Revelations on the north shore just 3 houses away from...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-23-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By B.Johnson
Says mrcat. :whistling

Says mrcat. :whistling
Forum: Construction 02-22-2020, 11:27 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,639
Posted By Jaws
I like the old reminiscing posts. A time I wish...

I like the old reminiscing posts. A time I wish was still here in many ways.

I posted my entry into the construction world early in the thread

Coming from a millenial:

I am not in anyway...
Forum: Construction 02-22-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,639
Posted By griz
my original post was not intended to put any...

my original post was not intended to put any newer guys down.

i was pointing out what working conditions were like when i started.

working conditions, for the most part, tools, materials,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-22-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1,698
Views: 49,828
Posted By ModernStyle
I dont even remember how to work the forum... or...

I dont even remember how to work the forum... or maybe its changed. I wasnt even 100% sure I wasnt banned. I seem to have a way of getting banned .... jealousy I figure.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-22-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
Worked today (half-day). Almost like it didn't...

Worked today (half-day). Almost like it didn't happen. A little sore, stiff, bruised, but not bad at all.
Forum: Construction 02-22-2020, 12:13 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,639
Posted By Jaws
I'm a millenial, by months. Nothing soft...

I'm a millenial, by months.

Nothing soft about me except my kind heart and belly

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Forum: Construction 02-22-2020, 11:23 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,639
Posted By VinylHanger
It was harder. We didn't have the tools or...

It was harder. We didn't have the tools or products we have now.

No real cordless tools, few things were screwed, most were nailed. Once installed, it was permanent.

Now I have maybe 4 or 5...
Forum: Construction 02-21-2020, 06:59 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 4,639
Posted By 402joel
So much of what Griz says mirrors my early days...

So much of what Griz says mirrors my early days -the mid 70ís-
I have good memories, never been seriously injured, except for a torn rotator cuff, labrum, and biceps tendon.
I donít miss swinging...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-21-2020, 06:39 PM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By DaVinciRemodel
I absolutely hate when I nail my fingers together...

I absolutely hate when I nail my fingers together :censored:

http://www.fototime.com/66B4C428C348B4C/standard.jpg

http://www.fototime.com/BFD5F78B02CE0C6/standard.jpg

2" 18 gauge. Missed...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-20-2020, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 79,723
Posted By dayexco
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-20-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By mrcat
That's what you get for buying a Cat :jester: ...

That's what you get for buying a Cat :jester:

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-20-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1,698
Views: 49,828
Posted By hdavis
Cali has some big beef ranches.

Cali has some big beef ranches.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-19-2020, 07:27 PM
Replies: 1,698
Views: 49,828
Posted By tgeb
I do other things also. I was having a...

I do other things also.

I was having a meeting once with a GC that is very well educated and that talk turned to the safety of an excavated area.

I told him that the angle of repose for that...
Forum: Contractor Licensing 02-17-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 291
Posted By Tinstaafl
I'd really appreciate it if you'd lighten up on...

I'd really appreciate it if you'd lighten up on that rant. I live in an eastern state (PA) with no licensing, and it is most definitely not a cesspool here.

Do we have hacks? Of course. So do CA...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-16-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 79,723
Posted By Robie
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By Mike-B
I don't run enough services over 40' high to...

I don't run enough services over 40' high to justify it. Most are 35' or less.

Current job, the fiber provider set a pole (Verizon). They said too much rock to drill, can you help us? We dug...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2020, 06:14 PM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By Mike-B
Yes, commercial, single phase. The old rule...

Yes, commercial, single phase.

The old rule was we ran conduit to the pole, left riser material at base. Depending on POCO, it was 10' SCH80 then u-guard,or all SCH80 and weather head. Some made...
Forum: Business 02-15-2020, 05:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 276
Posted By BuilderJohn
I donít know the particulars of your situation...

I donít know the particulars of your situation but when you say the companies arenít willing to pay the going rate, where are you finding that number. If itís online research be careful because a...
Forum: Construction 02-15-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,072
Posted By griz
to move things along a bit, i hired a couple of...

to move things along a bit, i hired a couple of painters...:whistling
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-15-2020, 03:58 PM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By Jaws
I disagree. The never ending debate but I have...

I disagree. The never ending debate but I have seen dogs turn for no reason with good owners, Both will pits, one on a ranch, the other a chicken farm

Different breeds have different instincts,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2020, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1,698
Views: 49,828
Posted By TxElectrician
You don't get a whole of anything Sent from...

You don't get a whole of anything

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 1,752
Views: 47,260
Posted By Leo G
Why did the chicken cross the mobius strip...

Why did the chicken cross the mobius strip (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B6bius_strip)?

To get to the same side....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-13-2020, 08:10 PM
Replies: 1,698
Views: 49,828
Posted By Calidecks
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