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Forum: Vehicles 10-30-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 101
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Posted By 51carpenter
Nope I donít force my outlaw ways upon my...

Nope I donít force my outlaw ways upon my employees, when I do break the law I do it outside of normal working hours. Usually early in the morning when thereís not much traffic.

Iíd like a semi,...
Forum: Vehicles 10-29-2018, 02:30 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
I figured you were a ford guy haha Sent...

I figured you were a ford guy haha


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Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2018, 01:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,872
Posted By 51carpenter
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181029/59ec7e7a...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181029/59ec7e7a541626811fbc2978dc115ad2.jpg

This is the best pic I could find, I always stared at it while driving by.



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Forum: General Discussion 10-29-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 1,872
Posted By 51carpenter
Thereís a badass one in Butte America, Iíll try...

Thereís a badass one in Butte America, Iíll try to find a picture, I heard it used to be a slaughterhouse.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
Iíve noticed that the nail guns work differently,...

Iíve noticed that the nail guns work differently, the framers arenít terrible but the strap shot seems like it freezes up right away, 7/16 stapler wants to freeze up too.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-27-2018, 10:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
Ya Iíve got an air water separator right after...

Ya Iíve got an air water separator right after the compressor in the trailer, roll hoses daily and keep em in the heat overnight, Iíll try the antifreeze trick this year.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-23-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
Thatís awesome! Thatís what Iím working...

Thatís awesome!

Thatís what Iím working towards, every year I get to be a little more picky on what jobs and when. This year itís picked up a ton, thereís so much going on, I canít wrap my head...
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
Iím a little nervous, Iíve got two more to build...

Iím a little nervous, Iíve got two more to build this year, then weíll be finishing the insides and siding throughout the winter.

Who knows with the weather though, last year we were in winter at...
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2018, 08:07 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
Depending on the work, Frost is another huge time...

Depending on the work, Frost is another huge time killer, sometimes you gotta wait til 10 before itís burnt off if itís not in direct sunlight.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2018, 02:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
As long as the suns out itís not bad, the big...

As long as the suns out itís not bad, the big problem is guns and hoses freezing.


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Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,252
Posted By 51carpenter
We frame in the snow if we have to, ideally...

We frame in the snow if we have to, ideally thereís a house or two to finish the interior on, but that doesnít always line up, plus owners donít want to wait to get their home finished.

We do 90%...
Forum: Vehicles 10-21-2018, 10:44 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
Itís all preference, I donít like them because I...

Itís all preference, I donít like them because I believe they get stuck easier, which is a deal breaker for me.

SRW rule and duallys drool!!!!


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Forum: Vehicles 10-21-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
Hey you gotta risk it to get the biscuit! ...

Hey you gotta risk it to get the biscuit!

But what youíre doing there is similar to what Iíve done. Youíre 20k in lumber weighs more than my backhoe which is 17k, my gradall is 20,200 if I...
Forum: Vehicles 10-20-2018, 10:50 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
I know math, pretty good at it, I am a carpenter...

I know math, pretty good at it, I am a carpenter after all.

I have stated that I drive illegally by being overweight. Guilty as charged.

But dude, you need to learn to read, you would have...
Forum: Vehicles 10-20-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181020/d63e9b15...

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20181020/d63e9b15bfa896e982b14d9197551fba.jpg

I canít be the only one here that has a tandem dual flatbed trailer rated at 20k that uses it to its full potential. ...
Forum: Vehicles 10-20-2018, 01:50 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
They donít like it, we got a guy around here that...

They donít like it, we got a guy around here that pulls everybody over. While he was going over my ticket with me he explained how I could do it legally. I didnít fully understand it either, but he...
Forum: Vehicles 10-20-2018, 01:09 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
Right on dude. Itís legal here, Iím illegal...

Right on dude.

Itís legal here, Iím illegal because I havenít gotten my CDL yet. You can register a pickup truck to haul that kind of weight. DOT officer told me all about it while he wrote me a...
Forum: Vehicles 10-19-2018, 11:25 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
2002 dodge 2500, now a 2010 dodge 3500. Both 6...

2002 dodge 2500, now a 2010 dodge 3500. Both 6 spd with exhaust breaks.

Thanks for the good luck buddy! I sure do appreciate it.

Curious though, why would I get in an accident? And why would...
Forum: Vehicles 10-19-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
The heaviest Iíve been on the scale is 35,500...

The heaviest Iíve been on the scale is 35,500 lbs. I think thatís heavy weight for a pickup truck. Thatís without a dually, as long as you load the trailer right it doesnít squat the truck, I find it...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-13-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,510
Posted By 51carpenter
I have had the fu man chu for 6 years, had a...

I have had the fu man chu for 6 years, had a goatee for a couple months before that. Before that I always shaved, except for the war stache I rocked in Afghanistan for those 7 months of fun.

The...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-13-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 352
Posted By 51carpenter
I have the Montana gps, it was super easy with...

I have the Montana gps, it was super easy with the onX chip.


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Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-13-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
Posted By 51carpenter
That looks rough, Iíd rip it out and do a better...

That looks rough, Iíd rip it out and do a better job than the last guy. Looks like a nightmare to trim and finish sheet rock on.


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Forum: Vehicles 10-13-2018, 04:03 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,748
Posted By 51carpenter
Duallys suck in the snow, nobody runs them here...

Duallys suck in the snow, nobody runs them here unless they stick to the highways mainly.

You donít need a dually to haul big weight, it sure is nicer though, saves on tires. I haul my gradall...
Forum: General Discussion 10-09-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,919
Posted By 51carpenter
Itís a moffet, end of discussion! Sent...

Itís a moffet, end of discussion!


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Forum: Framing 10-03-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 514
Posted By 51carpenter
Thanks guys! I just wasnít sure because Iíve...

Thanks guys!

I just wasnít sure because Iíve never done it.


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