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Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-21-2012, 09:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,839
Posted By Kgmz
Here you go. http://www.hcss.com/

Here you go.

http://www.hcss.com/
Forum: Electrical 10-25-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,677
Posted By Kgmz
682.2 Electrical Datum Plane (3) Also in...

682.2 Electrical Datum Plane (3)

Also in Fema rules and local flood plain rules.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-07-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,858
Posted By Kgmz
What Griz said and a listing for a compressor at...

What Griz said and a listing for a compressor at a RB auction in El Paso in 3 days.

Ingersoll-Rand 825cfm rotary screw
http://www.rbauction.com/2006-ingersoll-rand-xp825wcu-ta?invId=3495950&id=ci
Forum: Vehicles 06-21-2012, 12:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,971
Posted By Kgmz
Make sure that the 7,000 lb rating is capacity...

Make sure that the 7,000 lb rating is capacity and not GVWR.

Most trailers are labeled with their GVWR not the actual carrying capacity.

A typical dump trailer that is rated at 7,000 GVWR...
Forum: Electrical 06-05-2012, 07:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 14,960
Posted By Kgmz
A little more info for you. Solvent Weld...

A little more info for you.


Solvent Weld Electrical Conduit from JM Eagle,

http://jmeagle.com/pdfs/installation/SOLVENT_WELD-ELECTRICAL_CONDUIT_Installation_Guide_03-2011_web.pdf
Forum: Construction 05-26-2012, 08:31 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,755
Posted By Kgmz
The big question is, if money is not a object why...

The big question is, if money is not a object why does it have to be done so fast. You could rent a place to live in for a few months and have them do a quality job at a reasonable price and probably...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 05-19-2012, 11:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 14,525
Posted By Kgmz
Same thoughts. We currently own a Cat 928G...

Same thoughts.

We currently own a Cat 928G and have had it for quite a few years now, and basically zero problems. The only thing I can think of having to fix was to replace one of the electric...
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2012, 10:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,007
Posted By Kgmz
And remember this all only applies if the...

And remember this all only applies if the property is a rental, etc. not a primary home. A primary home lived in for part of the last 2 years when sold is tax free if the profit is under $500,000 for...
Forum: Electrical 03-01-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,555
Posted By Kgmz
Around here in a few flood zones there ia already...

Around here in a few flood zones there ia already a rule. variance on the books that allows the meter, etc. to be over 8 feet off of the ground.

Something I have seen at a trucking companies lot...
Forum: Plumbing 02-14-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,806
Posted By Kgmz
Why do you think it is not right? Seems OK...

Why do you think it is not right?

Seems OK to me with the tank you have. A WM-9 has a 9 gallon draw down at a 30-50 setting. This is the nature of the old classic well pumps and equipment. Get...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-29-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,552
Posted By Kgmz
We still have a old Spectra Precision L600 and...

We still have a old Spectra Precision L600 and still works great.

Remember that Spectra Presicison is the company that started it all and invented the rotary construction laser as well as many...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 12-29-2011, 12:40 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,905
Posted By Kgmz
Some pics from our drive into Seattle Today

Happened to catch this out of the corner of my eye as I was passing by on Northlake Way on Lake Union and had to turn back.

Excavator stuck and sinking further while others are trying to help it...
Forum: Health & Safety 12-10-2011, 02:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,619
Posted By Kgmz
L & I has some stuff you can use and edit for...

L & I has some stuff you can use and edit for your own needs, etc.

First thing to start with should be the "Residential Construction Checklist".
...
Forum: Construction 11-30-2011, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 11,559
Posted By Kgmz
You could use some aluminum dock stairs, and...

You could use some aluminum dock stairs, and maybe put a hinge at the top and some type of mechanism with a boat winch to crank it up and some rocks or poured concrete pad for it to sit on at the...
Forum: Electrical 11-29-2011, 11:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 16,154
Posted By Kgmz
Yes and No. At one time a 3 wire dryer outlet was...

Yes and No. At one time a 3 wire dryer outlet was allowed and 4 wire outlets were only required for mobile homes. I believe this changed with the 1996 NEC.

As for using the ground as a neutral,...
Forum: Remodeling 07-29-2011, 12:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 30,775
Posted By Kgmz
Be very careful with those supposedly fire rated...

Be very careful with those supposedly fire rated access ladders and hatches. Like the one in the link above.

Key words to look for does it say "fire rated" or "fire resistant" like in the link...
Forum: Electrical 07-18-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 11,563
Posted By Kgmz
http://www.woodwallplates.com/

http://www.woodwallplates.com/
Forum: HVAC 07-02-2011, 12:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,498
Posted By Kgmz
Do they have their own system or are they tied...

Do they have their own system or are they tied into one of the community systems?

Best place to get info is at OIT (Oregon Institute of Technology) GEO Heat Center, right there in town. And...
Forum: General Discussion 06-30-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,727
Posted By Kgmz
A article from AIA about "Certificate of...

A article from AIA about "Certificate of Substantial Completion".

http://info.aia.org/aiarchitect/thisweek06/0127/0127bp_risk.cfm

When you get to really large residential projects, commercial...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 05-02-2011, 09:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,837
Posted By Kgmz
Find out if they will take a bid bond in lieu of...

Find out if they will take a bid bond in lieu of the 10% cash.

If you have been with your current insurance bonding agent for awhile, they will usually give you the bid bond for free since they...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-23-2011, 10:29 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 21,257
Posted By Kgmz
That is why they make different bags, and...

That is why they make different bags, and systems. Like these Pro Framers.

I have been using my Pro Framers for over 10 years now and have only had to install a rivet in the bottom of pencil...
Forum: HVAC 03-28-2011, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,392
Posted By Kgmz
Around here the Fire Marshall's office is who...

Around here the Fire Marshall's office is who enforces and inspects such things. So the best thing is to ask your local fire marshall, etc what is required in your area.
Forum: Contractor Licensing 03-21-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 48,407
Posted By Kgmz
WASHINGTON There is a contractors...

WASHINGTON




There is a contractors license requirement in Washington. See link below.

http://www.lni.wa.gov/TradesLicensing/LicensingReq/LicensesRegistration/default.asp

Also...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 03-12-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 11,860
Posted By Kgmz
Take a look at the Bio-Microbics MicroFast...

Take a look at the Bio-Microbics MicroFast Systems. These are approved in Mass.

http://www.biomicrobics.com/?p=57

I have installed a few of these systems in Washington and Oregon over the...
Forum: Drafting & CAD Forum 02-28-2011, 10:45 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,033
Posted By Kgmz
Electric service up north = Hydro. Looks...

Electric service up north = Hydro.

Looks all right, but what is code up there for distance between water and sewer service.
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