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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-29-2020, 12:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 378
Posted By Philament
I've been using the Milwaukee m12 gun for quite a...

I've been using the Milwaukee m12 gun for quite a while and love it. I have the 10oz and quart applicator heads and use them both frequently. M12 has more than enough battery life for my use.
Forum: Technology 01-29-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 387
Posted By Philament
SUMIFS isn't available in Excel 2003, only SUMIF...

SUMIFS isn't available in Excel 2003, only SUMIF and SUMIF one can't do multipliple conditions for a sum, only SUMIFS
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 694
Posted By Philament
Maybe one of these: ...

Maybe one of these:
https://www.metwood.com/joist-reinforcers/
Forum: Architecture & Design 06-06-2019, 04:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,848
Posted By Philament
This detail is being asked for a fair bit around...

This detail is being asked for a fair bit around here lately.
The only commercially available solution I know of so far is the EZ Concepts.

https://www.ezconcept.com/products/ezyjamb/
Forum: Business 05-28-2019, 07:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By Philament
Contingency fund- A big thank you to CT

When I was thinking of starting out on my own I read as many threads as I could on here. A common theme in the business threads, next to LMOP, was about creating a contingency fun, most notably I...
Forum: Architecture & Design 03-14-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 927
Posted By Philament
I've only had to deal with this once and it was a...

I've only had to deal with this once and it was a real pain. I used sketchup to figure out the different profiles, but was only supplied a one standard crown, so I used a combination of changing the...
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,504
Posted By Philament
The double stud wall and close cousin the larsen...

The double stud wall and close cousin the larsen truss wall are a bit tricky because of their limited drying potential. The sheathing on the back side of the inner wall has to be meticulously air...
Forum: HVAC 02-03-2019, 02:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,645
Posted By Philament
The last one I installed was the plastic Dundas...

The last one I installed was the plastic Dundas Jafine one. Was pretty fiddly to install and not very good quality. If I were to do it again, I would look for a metal one like this...
Forum: Construction 08-08-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,546
Posted By Philament
I have a similar span in the garage/shop I'm...

I have a similar span in the garage/shop I'm planning on building, went with 2x10 @16" OC because I know myself well enough that I'll end up loading the crap out of it. I'll probably put a few...
Forum: Construction 08-01-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,183
Posted By Philament
Those days aren't over for everyone. There's a...

Those days aren't over for everyone. There's a fellow out in California that I follow on Instagram that is strictly a roof cutter and uses all those Will Holladay methods you describe. Really cool...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 06-23-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,591
Posted By Philament
I've had to put saddles in bedrock before and...

I've had to put saddles in bedrock before and used Titen bolts, set them in a bed of non-shrink grout under the saddle first to level, then slowly tightened the bolt down.
Forum: Technology 05-09-2018, 05:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,107
Posted By Philament
I've been using Keypass for years and am quite...

I've been using Keypass for years and am quite happy with it.
https://keepass.info/

On my phone I use Keypass2Android...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 05-03-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,663
Posted By Philament
Have you tried the Pegas blades? ...

Have you tried the Pegas blades?
http://www.leevalley.com/en/wood/page.aspx?cat=1,42884,42904&p=72682
or here
http://knewconcepts.com/blades.php


Review:...
Forum: Construction 05-02-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,340
Posted By Philament
Just get a couple hundred of your best friends...

Just get a couple hundred of your best friends and a few handles
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o83W0gj_CRE&feature=youtu.be&t=52
Forum: Technology 04-30-2018, 11:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,621
Posted By Philament
I have the S8+ phone, comes with too much samsung...

I have the S8+ phone, comes with too much samsung garbage on it and it's by far the least robust phone I've ever had. Would not recommend to anyone in the trades. Screens cracked twice, back cracked,...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-20-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,868
Posted By Philament
Yes the animation was all done in the free...

Yes the animation was all done in the free version of Sketchup Make.
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-20-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,868
Posted By Philament
Agree with Willin, I use Sketchup a lot to...

Agree with Willin, I use Sketchup a lot to visualize how components go together, and as a guide for when I'm in the shop. I'm really bad at seeing the order things have to go together in my mind so I...
Forum: Architecture & Design 04-19-2018, 08:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,868
Posted By Philament
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Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-18-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,922
Posted By Philament
That's probably what my clients say too. It's an...

That's probably what my clients say too. It's an effective technique
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-18-2018, 09:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,922
Posted By Philament
This is a common prescription after talking to...

This is a common prescription after talking to Dr. Huisenga.
He's really good at making me part with my money for things I didn't even know I needed to have.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-18-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,225
Posted By Philament
That was a really good comparison video, thanks...

That was a really good comparison video, thanks for posting Mike. Most detailed and objective I've seen. I wouldn't exactly say the Hilti blew all of them away, it did have the highest score...
Forum: Carpentry 04-17-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,805
Posted By Philament
I'd check with your local nail supplier to see...

I'd check with your local nail supplier to see which one they carry. Most places here carry the Bostich FN nails, I can only think of one place that carries the DN nails. Of course everything can be...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-16-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,922
Posted By Philament
Not much to add to Justin's technical comments,...

Not much to add to Justin's technical comments, from observation though, I run a forrest chopmaster, FS TOOL, and Freud Industrial. Chopmaster gives the cleanest cut, but only lasts half as long as...
Forum: Electrical 04-10-2018, 09:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,271
Posted By Philament
From a purely energy efficiency point of view,...

From a purely energy efficiency point of view, electric resistance heating is considered 100% efficient, regardless of if it's centralized or distributed. If you're asking about the difference in...
Forum: Business 03-21-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,248
Posted By Philament
I keep track of all consumables that are consumed...

I keep track of all consumables that are consumed across multiple projects as Company Supplies and are added to my yearly overhead calculation that I apply to my O&P. If the item is going to be...
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