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Forum: Framing 12-19-2017, 12:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 25,106
Posted By parkers5150
sorry Birch ... i just took another look at that...

sorry Birch ... i just took another look at that picture:eek::eek::eek::eek::eek:that don't work !!!!!
Forum: Framing 05-01-2017, 11:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,364
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
There has to be a good roof cutter in your area??...

There has to be a good roof cutter in your area?? You need to get him to help on that cut&stack roof.
Forum: Framing 04-30-2017, 11:49 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,364
Posted By SBE Builders
Off topic, but Richard Birch will enjoy this. ...

Off topic, but Richard Birch will enjoy this.

Last week Richard Miller, an retired 80 year contractor from San Francisco , came to my jobsite for an hour long class on compound Hip & Valley...
Forum: Framing 04-21-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,366
Posted By wallmaxx
Calculate everything on the ground Plane jacks...

Calculate everything on the ground
Plane jacks to the center of the valley

I always add a ledger to my framed valleys.
Snow loads and such can put quite a bit of weight in a valley.
Forum: Framing 12-08-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,814
Posted By wallmaxx
I have some form of CAD nearby these days and it...

I have some form of CAD nearby these days and it only takes a few moments to sketch it then dimension the results. The Angle is rounded to the nearest whole number......I think its like 71.37 or...
Forum: Framing 12-06-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,814
Posted By CarpenterSFO
Or:

Or:
Forum: Framing 12-06-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,814
Posted By CarpenterSFO
You have a piece of pie. The chord cuts across...

You have a piece of pie. The chord cuts across the curve, making a triangle with the two radii.
split that triangle down the middle, and you have two right triangles, each with hypotenuse equal...
Forum: Framing 11-29-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 8,958
Posted By kiteman
And thanks for showing how to make the 2 X's with...

And thanks for showing how to make the 2 X's with just 2 lines using ) and (.


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Forum: Framing 07-29-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 774
Views: 121,733
Posted By kiteman
And notch it back to wall thickness at the garage...

And notch it back to wall thickness at the garage door openings for bucks. 209737
Forum: Framing 07-29-2015, 08:17 AM
Replies: 774
Views: 121,733
Posted By Donohue Const
Like this!

Like this!
Forum: Framing 07-26-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 774
Views: 121,733
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
:blink: Ok I'm a bit slow today,,, that's Jim...

:blink: Ok I'm a bit slow today,,, that's Jim Watson asking what we think about his video:laughing: I see he's a truss rolling wizard:jester:
Forum: Framing 07-26-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 774
Views: 121,733
Posted By Warren
A simple concept that I have used variations of...

A simple concept that I have used variations of for many years. He does a poor and slow job of explaining it though.
Forum: Framing 07-26-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 774
Views: 121,733
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
There is a reason he never seen anyone else do it...

There is a reason he never seen anyone else do it before that way:whistling
Forum: Framing 12-31-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 16,844
Posted By kiteman
Speaking from experience, anchor bolt placement,...

Speaking from experience, anchor bolt placement, always seem to land on a stud, or have a nail/staple where you need to drill. Also, slabs are rarely perfectly flat, so it can be challenging to get...
Forum: Framing 12-15-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 393,232
Posted By digiconsoo
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Forum: Drywall 12-06-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 23,061
Posted By Jaws
Everyone cleans up their own mess. One of my guys...

Everyone cleans up their own mess. One of my guys or myself will change the ram board and paper when it is trashed, do the fine tune cleaning, ect.... Trash and debris outside is cleaned up everyday,...
Forum: Drywall 12-06-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 23,061
Posted By shanekw1
Nope. Sorry. Leave a disaster on site...

Nope.

Sorry.

Leave a disaster on site and your number goes along with the trash when I clean it up for you.
Forum: Carpentry 09-02-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 16,458
Posted By Ninjaframer
I'm all for jumping out there and taking risks...

I'm all for jumping out there and taking risks BUT- if you havnt even been on a crew that framed even 1 house...... Building a few sheds DOES NOT qualify you to frame a house. Not even a simple...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 06-16-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,922
Posted By Leo G
I made a maple veneer 1/32" thick. It was to...

I made a maple veneer 1/32" thick. It was to cover a pc of poplar that was not that nice looking.

The cabinets didn't move at all, I installed them years ago.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-29-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,691
Posted By D.R. Builders
I've always used the term "direct drive" simply...

I've always used the term "direct drive" simply to mean a "side winder" type saw.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-28-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,691
Posted By RobertCDF
Cut this 8' rip with a worm drive (ridgid) on a...

Cut this 8' rip with a worm drive (ridgid) on a snapped chalk line, only looked at the blade. I even had to stop halfway to climb on top of the board to finish the rip.

111637
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-27-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 13,691
Posted By jlsconstruction
I can cut I straighter line without looking at it...

I can cut I straighter line without looking at it at all, having a conversation with someone
Forum: Carpentry 03-17-2014, 03:23 PM
Replies: 1,491
Views: 387,417
Posted By Dirtywhiteboy
NO BURNING ON THE JOB!!!! Hook the mother! ...

NO BURNING ON THE JOB!!!! Hook the mother!
After roll up all fair tho:whistling
Forum: Framing 02-17-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,796
Posted By Kent Whitten
Some parts of framing I miss, like the...

Some parts of framing I miss, like the braggadocio :laughing:
Forum: Framing 02-17-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,796
Posted By Mr Chips
...no worries Bich..........It's obvious you've...

...no worries Bich..........It's obvious you've done it b4..... btw...nice fix...:notworthy
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