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Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-24-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 189
Posted By platinumLLC
If not deep enough is the only issue I would...

If not deep enough is the only issue I would start modifying one to make it work. Either a rubber strip wrapped around or even try duct tape and see if that works decent. Or you could go all out...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 03-26-2019, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 384
Posted By platinumLLC
Gotta love that. My first restaurant remodel was...

Gotta love that. My first restaurant remodel was like that. I didn't really know the ins and outs and had to eat a lot of changes that the health inspector wanted after she did her pre inspection...
Forum: General Discussion 01-11-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 700
Posted By platinumLLC
I do work in places that have all ivory and if I...

I do work in places that have all ivory and if I need to replace a cover or something then I have to match it. So yes I carry some ivory stuff for that reason. I'm not doing brand new homes or even...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-23-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,238
Posted By platinumLLC
While this can be good advice depending on the...

While this can be good advice depending on the individuals situation there are also times where it makes sense to just do it yourself. I posted a question like this probably two years or so ago on...
Forum: General Discussion 05-30-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,001
Posted By platinumLLC
I don't think you are going to get anything to...

I don't think you are going to get anything to bite into fiberglass like that. And even if you do I wouldn't trust it for very much at all.

I'm not fully understanding exactly what you need to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-22-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,008,252
Posted By platinumLLC
My Milwaukee lights start flashing when the...

My Milwaukee lights start flashing when the battery gets low. Doesn't matter how many times it's already happened I still freak out every single time the lights start flashing. Whip my head around to...
Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2018, 09:15 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,572
Posted By platinumLLC
If it's new construction and he isn't living in...

If it's new construction and he isn't living in the house then it's your bill while you build the house.
Forum: Vehicles 04-11-2018, 07:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,020
Posted By platinumLLC
I got my 7x16 last year and had the same thoughts...

I got my 7x16 last year and had the same thoughts as you. A year and a half later I haven't built it out yet. Because what I have has worked surprisingly well. I have two of the heavy duty shelves on...
Forum: Tiling 04-10-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,878
Posted By platinumLLC
There are times were you need a wet saw but like...

There are times were you need a wet saw but like another poster mentioned seriously consider a good snapper and grinder with tile wheel. That combo takes care of almost all my tile needs and my wet...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-18-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,008,252
Posted By platinumLLC
That's pretty hard to believe. Isn't it...

That's pretty hard to believe. Isn't it butane?[/QUOTE]

They do go bad. I had bought a 12 pack one time because it was cheaper. Didn't do much framing for a while and when I found the box again...
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2018, 07:58 AM
Replies: 145
Views: 12,254
Posted By platinumLLC
Fiberglass is pretty easy to work with if you...

Fiberglass is pretty easy to work with if you never have before. Depending on what you're going for I always took speaker grill clothe and stretched it across the open space and stapled it to the...
Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 12,254
Posted By platinumLLC
Ditch the frame and make it all out of 3/4" MDF. ...

Ditch the frame and make it all out of 3/4" MDF. Use some stif cardboard for templates of each side to scribe to floor and get your heights and shapes right. Then cut the two sides and put in place...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-08-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,416
Posted By platinumLLC
Do you have model numbers? I'm looking at getting...

Do you have model numbers? I'm looking at getting an m18 for doing 1/2" and under anchor holes. I've always used the short and deep SDS drills. Have a half dozen or so now. Are these the good m18...
Forum: Electrical 12-13-2017, 10:18 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,683
Posted By platinumLLC
My plumber had a Milwaukee backpack that worked...

My plumber had a Milwaukee backpack that worked really nice for him. We got to talking about it one day and he went threw it with me. He had a ton of tools in that thing and it looked organized and...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-04-2017, 06:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,774
Posted By platinumLLC
Played around a little today doing some more...

Played around a little today doing some more organizing and got to thinking a little. I like my ridgid job specific boxes I have setup so I can lock them and leave them on the job when doing...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-19-2017, 03:42 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,008,252
Posted By platinumLLC
Makes sense I didn't really think about it like...

Makes sense I didn't really think about it like that, just saw the trailer full of dumpsters and "getting more tomorrow". LOL :thumbsup:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-18-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,008,252
Posted By platinumLLC
So how much does a dumpster go for? What is your...

So how much does a dumpster go for? What is your plan for moving and emptying them? Do you have a roll off truck?

Just for reference how big of a company are you or how many jobs you got going...
Forum: General Discussion 07-04-2017, 10:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 661
Posted By platinumLLC
Really need more details to answer. What is...

Really need more details to answer. What is there for ceilings? Floors? Walls already there? Lighting? Heating/cooling? and many other things. I'm assuming this is a commercial space. So what...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-02-2017, 04:08 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 7,415
Posted By platinumLLC
Mine are the 300 dollar pair that you send them...

Mine are the 300 dollar pair that you send them measurements of your legs and they send you a knee pads for your leg. Walking around is alright. Mine usually turn to the side of the legs when I get...
Forum: General Discussion 05-29-2017, 06:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,730
Posted By platinumLLC
Thanks for the details Texas. Yes I'm aware...

Thanks for the details Texas.

Yes I'm aware of the ada stuff. I've done my share of commercial bathrooms. Just never done a laminate countertop before so didn't know the best way to make up the...
Forum: General Discussion 05-12-2017, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 812
Posted By platinumLLC
Would some self tapping tek screws work?

Would some self tapping tek screws work?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-07-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,101
Posted By platinumLLC
Aren't all fuel drills brushless? ...

Aren't all fuel drills brushless?

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All brushless are fuel drills and drivers.

No confusion here. I have both the m12 and m18 fuel drivers and...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-07-2017, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,101
Posted By platinumLLC
I put my m12 fuel next to my m18 fuel today and...

I put my m12 fuel next to my m18 fuel today and the 18 is a lot bigger. They both have a place and purpose. Like I said before if you're just popping screws in pre drilled holes in cabinets you will...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-06-2017, 11:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,101
Posted By platinumLLC
I have both the M18 fuel compact driver and drill...

I have both the M18 fuel compact driver and drill and the M12 fuel driver and drill kits. With the batteries on the M18 is noticeably bigger then the M12. I'll try to get some pictures of them side...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-05-2017, 04:29 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 2,008,252
Posted By platinumLLC
They use them all the time on commercial sites. ...

They use them all the time on commercial sites. Mostly the tin knockers running ducts and trunk lines. I have been keeping an eye out for a used one for a long time now and never see any. It's one...
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