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Forum: Plumbing 09-27-2019, 11:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 570
Posted By Inner10
They do, us more glue. Have you tried a Wheeler...

They do, us more glue. Have you tried a Wheeler Rex?

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-07-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,199
Posted By Warren
We do it. Just make sure to use the correct...

We do it. Just make sure to use the correct fasteners and reduce the air a bit.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-16-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,189
Posted By Leo G
Main thing is the complexity of the job. Is it...

Main thing is the complexity of the job. Is it one straight 350' wall? Or or eleven 18' octagon rooms?

I price my jobs out as LF+inside+outside corners.

Most likely the $800 would get the...
Forum: Tiling 08-17-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,578
Posted By Peter_C
Skip to the 4:00 minute mark and it is clear back...

Skip to the 4:00 minute mark and it is clear back buttering is worth it.



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bF2SgLBF6qI
Forum: Finish Carpentry 09-26-2016, 07:28 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,355
Posted By EricBrancard
Set a reasonable time/quality expectation and let...

Set a reasonable time/quality expectation and let them do it anyway they like as long as it meets those expectations. The most competent trim carpenter I know does crown and base one piece at a time...
Forum: Tiling 07-01-2016, 11:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,323
Posted By charimon
I LOVE my DW 41/2" grinders... I have a bunch in...

I LOVE my DW 41/2" grinders... I have a bunch in case they quit making that model. I made a comment on how long it took some to make a curved cut and was asked if I could do better. thus the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-15-2016, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,160
Posted By avenge
Flexzilla

Flexzilla
Forum: Drywall 03-16-2016, 06:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,996
Posted By rjconstructs
mike there is a learning curve with them but they...

mike there is a learning curve with them but they will speed your taping time up considerably. well worth the money.
Forum: Drywall 03-15-2016, 07:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,996
Posted By mnld
Kraft. Best banjo I've found.

Kraft. Best banjo I've found.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-12-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,919
Posted By gbruzze1
They're using sidewinders instead of worm drives...

They're using sidewinders instead of worm drives because they are sissies


Gary
Forum: Drywall 10-08-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,982
Posted By CarpenterSFO
The Planex works well for me, and with a vac and...

The Planex works well for me, and with a vac and all it's only about 80 times as expensive.

All right... I never found the rectangular ones to be a problem. Yes, they flip, so you spin the handle...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-08-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,948
Posted By gbruzze1
We usually try to cheat it a little bit. The...

We usually try to cheat it a little bit. The crown may not be perfectly straight, but to the eye, it appears straight, and stays tight to the ceiling. This is only for slight variances.

A big gap...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-24-2015, 05:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,015
Posted By Tom Struble
1/4''does all i need it to do..i guess it depends...

1/4''does all i need it to do..i guess it depends on what you're running
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-20-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 10,755
Posted By Robinson1
I should also add that some of the Dewalt package...

I should also add that some of the Dewalt package deals include a circular saw with a stamped metal base. The higher end saws have a milled base. So check that out before you buy.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-01-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 8,442
Posted By jct3
Watch your warranties. All CPO-sold refurb tools...

Watch your warranties. All CPO-sold refurb tools are 1 year.

So save a few bucks, and lose 2-4 years off your warranty? Not worth it a lot of cases. You can usually do better if you have the time...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-19-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,786
Posted By jayweitekamp
You have to be joking right? The Multi tool has...

You have to be joking right? The Multi tool has been an invaluable asset to my tool collection. I personally use the bosch and it is probably to most used tool in my truck.
Forum: Drywall 10-11-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 31,107
Posted By Calidecks
Man I always carry a six in my back pocket, ...

Man I always carry a six in my back pocket, however there's no way I could give up my eight inch knife. I need a 6, 8, 10, 12, and sometimes a fourteen.
Forum: Drywall 10-11-2014, 12:05 AM
Replies: 249
Views: 31,107
Posted By Easy Gibson
Bad news gentlemen, me and my two knives cashed a...

Bad news gentlemen, me and my two knives cashed a check today, sooooo.....
Forum: Finish Carpentry 09-14-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 16,197
Posted By jb4211
Mike, you can ask me anything any time. I...

Mike, you can ask me anything any time.

I feel sorry for people like him. Life is too short and too difficult to go through with a huge chip on your shoulder.

Jon
Forum: Finish Carpentry 09-03-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 16,197
Posted By overanalyze
Unless its really big crown I prefer nested. Here...

Unless its really big crown I prefer nested. Here is our current setup for crown.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 09-02-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 16,197
Posted By EricBrancard
Bevel is 33.9 and miter is 31.6 for a 38 deg...

Bevel is 33.9 and miter is 31.6 for a 38 deg spring angle which is what most miter saws have the detents for. I cut on flat or nested depending on the crown and the job.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-02-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,062
Posted By bcradio
How many swivel impact sockets do you have? How...

How many swivel impact sockets do you have? How about 3/4" dr impact wrenches?

Exactly!!

Branch out a bit and work on something new.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-31-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,062
Posted By Robinson1
Buy duplicates of frequently used tools. For...

Buy duplicates of frequently used tools. For example if you use a grinder a lot have one set up with a grinding wheel, another with a diamond wheel, another with a wire brush, so on and so on.

And...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-31-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,062
Posted By tccoggs
Invest it, turn it into $400. Then buy a...

Invest it, turn it into $400.


Then buy a $400 tool :thumbup:
Forum: Drywall 08-30-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 31,107
Posted By hdavis
Depends on what I'm using for mud. Thin mud gets...

Depends on what I'm using for mud. Thin mud gets pan and knife, thick mud gets hawk and trowel.
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