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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-17-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 138
Posted By tgeb
Darn thing sounds just like a rooster!

Darn thing sounds just like a rooster!
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 07-17-2019, 09:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 70
Posted By tgeb
How bout that...and I was just making it up as I...

How bout that...and I was just making it up as I went along...:D
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-16-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2,811
Views: 83,623
Posted By tgeb
I used to put new plugs and wires on mom's car...

I used to put new plugs and wires on mom's car and drive it to the gas station a few miles away when I read 13-14 years old.... had to give it a test drive...[emoji3]

Sent from my SM-G930P using...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-16-2019, 03:06 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 50,961
Posted By tgeb
My computer stops wo

My computer stops wo
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-15-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2,811
Views: 83,623
Posted By tgeb
It's always a nail biter when you start the dig,...

It's always a nail biter when you start the dig, first contractor on the site, and have to inform someone of unforeseen conditions. Like you said heck of a way to start out, but what can you do? It's...
Forum: Carpentry 07-15-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 899
Posted By tgeb
Be sure to post pics, so we can see how...

Be sure to post pics, so we can see how "splendid" it looks. :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-15-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 422
Posted By tgeb
I actually know a guy that was on that show, he...

I actually know a guy that was on that show, he came back sick as hell a couple times. They liked him so they brought him back for more "episodes"
Forum: General Discussion 07-15-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 573
Views: 18,087
Posted By tgeb
I see it. :laughing: Without giving it all...

I see it. :laughing:

Without giving it all away....left does not match right.


But it looks great, looks like a reclaimed antique found in an old barn. Which is what she probably wanted it to...
Forum: General Discussion 07-13-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 463
Posted By tgeb
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHXK2t50S-8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHXK2t50S-8
Forum: General Discussion 07-13-2019, 06:23 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 463
Posted By tgeb
Yes, some do. I know the one I have has cement...

Yes, some do. I know the one I have has cement sandwiched between two steel casings.

Went to lunch with some friends once and there was a safe sitting by the trash dumpster, asked the manager of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-12-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 3,878
Views: 190,695
Posted By tgeb
It doesn't sound like you didn't bid the same...

It doesn't sound like you didn't bid the same work, maybe had she let you quote the 1/2 bath you'd be a little closer on price.

I hate when I lose a job and find later that the other guy changed...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-08-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 941
Views: 47,520
Posted By tgeb
Record rainfall today... even the frogs wanted to...

Record rainfall today... even the frogs wanted to get out of the weather.......
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-08-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 561
Posted By tgeb
Just kidding around Mike, because of how that...

Just kidding around Mike, because of how that soldering thread blew up like it did, I thought it was a funny coincidence.

2 earthquakes and the lights quit working...[emoji41]

Sent from my...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-08-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 561
Posted By tgeb
Probably a wire connection you soldered...

Probably a wire connection you soldered improperly.....



:blink: :no:

You may recall there was a tutorial a while back on that...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-08-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 1,074
Views: 51,129
Posted By tgeb
Good to see that you found a saw. :thumbsup: I...

Good to see that you found a saw. :thumbsup:
I don't know how that auction went down. I was trying to go just to see if there were any bargains, but I got caught up in some repairs and wasn't able...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-08-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 561
Posted By tgeb
So, go fix the lights and send the guy an...

So, go fix the lights and send the guy an invoice. It looks like a nice place, he should be able to afford a service call.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-05-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 180
Posted By tgeb
It looks like a washout pit or something, story...

It looks like a washout pit or something, story states it was at the concrete plant. They probably could have hosed a bunch of that slurry off. But who knows, I wasn't there.....
...
Forum: Health & Safety 07-01-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 695
Posted By tgeb
I hit a deer that jumped off of an embankment,...

I hit a deer that jumped off of an embankment, landed across my windshield. Busted the Hell out of the glass, knocked the driver's side mirror off and put a pretty good dent in the door.

Not a...
Forum: Architecture & Design 06-30-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,414
Posted By tgeb
You should have called me, I could have taken off...

You should have called me, I could have taken off and helped out for a long weekend or a couple of days.

And yeah, a backhoe is kinda top heavy and can scare the crap out of you on uneven terrain....
Forum: Architecture & Design 06-29-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,414
Posted By tgeb
Watched your videos, that dig would have gone...

Watched your videos, that dig would have gone over any estimate I would have come up with also. That's a fairly complicated hole in the ground.

I was thinking laminated top plates might be the...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 06-29-2019, 10:21 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,055
Posted By tgeb
Attention to detail is strong there. I have...

Attention to detail is strong there.

I have a question though, when you raise the finish elevation like you did, is there any issue with the step height into the pool?
Forum: Plumbing 06-25-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 898
Posted By tgeb
Shark bite fittings are for temporary repairs, in...

Shark bite fittings are for temporary repairs, in my opinion, I would never leave one inside of a wall, or someplace inaccessible.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-25-2019, 09:28 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 177
Posted By tgeb
I don't see how you have it connected to be much...

I don't see how you have it connected to be much different than a jumper wire from the top strand, to the middle strand, then to the bottom strand.

It should all work the same, but given the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-23-2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 2,811
Views: 83,623
Posted By tgeb
I have messed up a 5 Foot - 4 Inch cut with a 54"...

I have messed up a 5 Foot - 4 Inch cut with a 54" cut a time or two. Usually working too fast.
Forum: Vehicles 06-21-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 171
Posted By tgeb
A friend of mine ended up on the side of I-81 a...

A friend of mine ended up on the side of I-81 a few years ago, was blowing the tubes off the intercooler. Turned out the cooler was blocked up due to some EGR bull**** issues.

Could be your issues.
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