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Forum: Framing 01-15-2020, 06:48 PM
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Posted By TheConstruct
We can't use treated inside here, we would use...

We can't use treated inside here, we would use sill gasket between wood and concrete.
Forum: Framing 01-15-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By Tinstaafl
Technically yes, treated.

Technically yes, treated.
Forum: Framing 01-14-2020, 07:29 PM
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Views: 434
Posted By Big Johnson
Take a hammer and a pry bar to the pipe and move...

Take a hammer and a pry bar to the pipe and move it out of the way.


That’s what a plumber would do to your framing if it was in his way.
Forum: Framing 01-14-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 434
Posted By hdavis
Options never hurt anything.

Options never hurt anything.
Forum: Framing 01-13-2020, 09:26 PM
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Views: 434
Posted By rrk
In the amount of time it took to type all of...

In the amount of time it took to type all of these posts the job could have been done twice
This is a very simple procedure don't make it more difficult than it needs to be.
Forum: Framing 01-13-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 434
Posted By hdavis
Working alone it's easier to sledge it in place,...

Working alone it's easier to sledge it in place, it doesn't try to fall over when you're getting it in place.

If I need more room to stand a wall, I'll put in place a top and bottom plate and...
Forum: Drywall 01-13-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 271
Posted By VinylHanger
Yep. Could have had it rocked in the time it...

Yep. Could have had it rocked in the time it took to take a pic. Never had a double stud cause an issue.

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Forum: Drywall 01-13-2020, 11:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 271
Posted By KAP
It's the last foot on the bottom with 2-3...

It's the last foot on the bottom with 2-3 fasteners... way over thinking this... sister a piece and be done with it...
Forum: Framing 01-13-2020, 08:44 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 434
Posted By hdavis
Ladder the bay, attach 2X where the wall is going...

Ladder the bay, attach 2X where the wall is going with the section at the pipe left as a gap, build a single plate wall on the floor and stand it, sledge in place.

If the floor or ceiling joists...
Forum: Drywall 01-13-2020, 12:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 271
Posted By tjbnwi
Cutting back to the center of the bay gives you...

Cutting back to the center of the bay gives you room to work.

I meant 50% of the width of the backer.

I normally hang horizontally.

Tom
Forum: Framing 01-13-2020, 12:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 434
Posted By TheConstruct
I think what Stunt Carpenter meant was run the...

I think what Stunt Carpenter meant was run the plate up to the plumbing on either side and then attach another plate under it in that section that spans the copper. Looks like this sort...
Forum: Drywall 01-12-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 271
Posted By Tinstaafl
Highly unlikely, as long as you get a firm...

Highly unlikely, as long as you get a firm connection. I've done it more times than I like to admit, and never had a callback.
Forum: Framing 01-12-2020, 10:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 434
Posted By Tinstaafl
Just use a double king stud (so to speak) at the...

Just use a double king stud (so to speak) at the break points if that's a concern. But I think you're overthinking it.
Forum: Framing 01-12-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 434
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I would run the plate up to both sides and then...

I would run the plate up to both sides and then run a double plate at least 3ft each side of the door
Forum: Framing 01-11-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,331
Posted By Leo G
If you are looking for silence, no. They...

If you are looking for silence, no.

They work on repetitive noise very well, airplane drone etc.

But variable sound are more difficult to overcome.

Using a hearing muff with built in noise...
Forum: Framing 01-11-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,331
Posted By tjbnwi
Yes,-----pyramidal acustic foam. Don't go...

Yes,-----pyramidal acustic foam.

Don't go full anechoic----if will drive you nuts less than an hour. When I worked at FS and had to service the anechoic chamber I'd always prop the door open. The...
Forum: Framing 12-27-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By EricBrancard
Yes on the 5/8” Build a ladder out of steel...

Yes on the 5/8”

Build a ladder out of steel studs and c channel for the outside of the box. Affix the hat channel to the ladder with sheet metal screws.
Forum: Framing 12-26-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By EricBrancard
I can’t see why that would be the case. But you...

I can’t see why that would be the case. But you could use 7/8” hat channel which would add 1/4” to the assembly vs 5/8” plywood.
Forum: Framing 12-26-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By EricBrancard
5/8” plywood with some dabs of PL to the duct. ...

5/8” plywood with some dabs of PL to the duct. 5/8” Sheetrock glued and short screwed to the plywood. Total finished assembly thickness of 1 1/4”.
Forum: Framing 12-23-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By EricBrancard
Yup. As mentioned, all you need is a rotary...

Yup. As mentioned, all you need is a rotary hammer to drill for tapcons. Like 1/4" or 5/16" maybe 2" deep. But construction adhesive will also hold.
Forum: Framing 12-23-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By TheConstruct
Definetly overkill, put two tapcons or two duplex...

Definetly overkill, put two tapcons or two duplex nails with a peice of tie wire in the hole per block and it's not going anywhere. There is no force pulling that stud wall away from the concrete...
Forum: Framing 12-23-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By EricBrancard
If you don't have the ability to fasten to...

If you don't have the ability to fasten to concrete with a powder actuated nailer or hammer drill/tapcons, then cut a block the width of the distance from the concrete wall to the face of the stud. ...
Forum: Framing 12-23-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 661
Posted By eastcoastjoe
Yes, Hilti p.t. block to foundation to secure...

Yes, Hilti p.t. block to foundation to secure framing. Add a 2x or two if needed depending how far off foundation wall.
Forum: Carpentry 12-03-2019, 07:01 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 11,213
Posted By Railman
We used to use 16ga x 2 1/2 for setting doors, &...

We used to use 16ga x 2 1/2 for setting doors, & crown. Pretty much everything else was 1 3/4". On painted trim, there's just no need for anything more. My personal home is over 30 years old, with...
Forum: Carpentry 12-02-2019, 11:07 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 11,213
Posted By Lettusbee
Makita adapter on glue gun and narrow crown...

Makita adapter on glue gun and narrow crown stapler. The adapter does add to the size of the tool, but makita and Milwaukee batteries are way better than the Ryobi. Especially in cold weather. ...
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