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Forum: Business 01-02-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,669
Posted By Gary H
I can agree to that, but reading his books took...

I can agree to that, but reading his books took me on another path that I was not ready to be and it didn't work out for me. The path that was working for me was great, but when i took his classes ,...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 35,141
Posted By Gary H
Dang, you got six points for bringing up a 3 year...

Dang, you got six points for bringing up a 3 year old post? :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 12-16-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,176
Posted By Gary H
It's cheap to live in this part of Michigan....

It's cheap to live in this part of Michigan. Futher north even cheaper. There is a group of people that would do the $80 a day to push a broom. But only one day though. That's enough to buy smokes...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-16-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,965
Posted By Gary H
When I went though carpenter school , my class...

When I went though carpenter school , my class was the last one to file and sharpen a handsaw. We also drilled many holes with a brace and bit. This was 1991. The reason was that it was required by...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-16-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,936,272
Posted By Gary H
I have spent years looking for a skil work drive...

I have spent years looking for a skil work drive with the blade on the right side . Have not yet find a living person who has seen one in person. I did find one pic of one with a swing table on it....
Forum: Drywall 12-13-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,774
Posted By Gary H
I would tear it off or nail it if it is a wood...

I would tear it off or nail it if it is a wood framed wall.
Forum: Drywall 12-13-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,774
Posted By Gary H
That metal bead should be outlawed. The GC sees...

That metal bead should be outlawed. The GC sees it as a cheaper option and the yard sends it out. I keep a box of paper faced , just incase they pull that one.
Forum: Tiling 12-11-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 15,602
Posted By Gary H
Check out Craig's post on the tools he uses. Lots...

Check out Craig's post on the tools he uses. Lots of good info. Just bought that air sled last week and what dream to use. Wanted to rent one but nobody north of Detroit had even heard of it. So I...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-12-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 8,207
Posted By Gary H
Salesman said the same thing.

Salesman said the same thing.
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,346
Posted By Gary H
Carting old people around.

Carting old people around.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-10-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,941
Posted By Gary H
I like the idea of the police posting what laws...

I like the idea of the police posting what laws they will enforce. They only enforce laws around my area if the guilty have money to pay the court costs. Otherwise your free
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-29-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 655
Views: 49,762
Posted By Gary H
Or rent them. That way you always get the newest...

Or rent them. That way you always get the newest model.
Forum: Carpentry 08-24-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 19,562
Posted By Gary H
Go for it. I went in right after high school. You...

Go for it. I went in right after high school. You will learn all the carpenter related trades of course. But you will also learn to work with many different subcontractors and many times you're stuck...
Forum: Business 08-17-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,125
Posted By Gary H
Well this year I landed a job as a sub for a very...

Well this year I landed a job as a sub for a very large car dealership. So that forced me not look for extra work.

But I got 4 very solid repeat customers that keep me busy every week end. Lots of...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-10-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 13,751
Posted By Gary H
They work I got the makita tracks and the fest...

They work I got the makita tracks and the fest tool parallel guides and snug fit but it works
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-24-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,680
Posted By Gary H
116150 Bosch bits. They hold so good I can...

116150

Bosch bits. They hold so good I can hang a corded screw gun off them
Forum: Tools & Equipment 07-21-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,554
Posted By Gary H
Mine sitting 5 years on the truck 115927 ...

Mine sitting 5 years on the truck

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-29-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 6,933
Posted By Gary H
Older skil worm drives and some Bosch saws....

Older skil worm drives and some Bosch saws. That's it. Pawnshops or off the beaten path hardware stores have the USA saes
Forum: Vehicles 06-10-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,388
Posted By Gary H
You can buy them in my area for about 5 grand all...

You can buy them in my area for about 5 grand all day long. 2 years ago I bought one for $500 and resold it for ten grand and never did anything to it.
Forum: General Discussion 06-10-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,181
Posted By Gary H
Having time for all the work. Heard today that I...

Having time for all the work. Heard today that I might have 1 1/2 to 2 years of work with this co. Do I tell all my clients that are waiting to find someone else or wait for a break?
Forum: General Discussion 06-01-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,774
Posted By Gary H
My buddy and I were on the job and need to drill...

My buddy and I were on the job and need to drill a 4" hole though the wall.

With a hole hawg

At family jewel height.

He never used that drill and like a good person I am told him that you...
Forum: General Discussion 05-27-2014, 05:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,349
Posted By Gary H
I'm sure you do. Have you ever wrapped a door?...

I'm sure you do. Have you ever wrapped a door? If so how long did it take? There is the answer. Every job is different . Which you already know.
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 24,219
Posted By Gary H
I wish I was 32 again.

I wish I was 32 again.
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 24,219
Posted By Gary H
I had friends but I made the mistake of having...

I had friends but I made the mistake of having them work for me. I'm more of a loner anyway, but thanks anyway. I do understand where you are coming from. It's cool.

I know I am odd. How can a...
Forum: General Discussion 05-23-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 24,219
Posted By Gary H
No friends. Don't really hang out any where...

No friends. Don't really hang out any where either. I have my dad and kids. That's all I need. I'm cool. I am at peace with the world .

Reread what I wrote. No where did I say people who drink...
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