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Forum: Drywall 12-02-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,500
Posted By Splinter
Will Harbor Freight offer a Chinese knockoff...

Will Harbor Freight offer a Chinese knockoff version for $69.95?
Forum: Vehicles 03-21-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,909
Posted By Splinter
I bought this one in August 2013.... ...

I bought this one in August 2013....

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003Z9WLNM/ref=oh_aui_search_detailpage?ie=UTF8&psc=1

It gets used daily.. I like that I can remove it quickly if Im...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-26-2018, 09:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,447
Posted By Splinter
https://mobileimages.lowes.com/product/converted/0...

https://mobileimages.lowes.com/product/converted/082472/082472203530.jpg
Forum: Tiling 02-18-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,201
Posted By Splinter
Since that subway was beveled, there was no easy...

Since that subway was beveled, there was no easy way to do a bullnose on it... I had my stone guy mill some Thassos down to 1/2" so it didnt look so bulky.

I had ripped out two brand new,...
Forum: Tiling 02-18-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,201
Posted By Splinter
I always cut them in after getting tile...

I always cut them in after getting tile started...


Ugh.. sideways nonsense again.. sorry....
Forum: General Discussion 02-08-2018, 07:45 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 12,777
Posted By Splinter
Da Fuq?:blink:

Da Fuq?:blink:
Forum: Tiling 01-19-2018, 08:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 873
Posted By Splinter
Some 320 paper and water works well.

Some 320 paper and water works well.
Forum: Tiling 12-26-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,272
Posted By Splinter
No, it's still a thinset trowel.. The mortar bed...

No, it's still a thinset trowel.. The mortar bed he's referring to is thinset.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-17-2017, 11:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,165
Posted By Splinter
Yeah, about 20 minutes from me... Named for...

Yeah, about 20 minutes from me...

Named for a man named Hicks, not for being home to toothless rednecks.

(Those are further east on the island)
Forum: General Discussion 11-30-2017, 05:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,033
Posted By Splinter
I have a customer Ive done a few projects for.....

I have a customer Ive done a few projects for.. Somehow she manages to fall off the ground and sprain her ankle once every few years.
Forum: General Discussion 10-16-2017, 09:12 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,540
Posted By Splinter
Small claims court will mail the decision here...

Small claims court will mail the decision here also.. I went to court over 20 years ago and we had to wait for the judge to mail his decision.
Forum: Carpentry 08-14-2017, 08:09 PM
Replies: 8,026
Views: 1,546,261
Posted By Splinter
I think he started off drunk....

I think he started off drunk....
Forum: Decks & Fencing 05-06-2017, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,405
Posted By Splinter
Remolding?

Remolding?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-02-2017, 04:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,384
Posted By Splinter
I have no complaints about my Grizzly 20"...

I have no complaints about my Grizzly 20" Planer...
Forum: Carpentry 04-03-2017, 07:42 PM
Replies: 8,026
Views: 1,546,261
Posted By Splinter
homeowner wants a new deck... Im surprised old...

homeowner wants a new deck... Im surprised old one was still standing.

This is block on dirt, three courses of brick, other block, and two scraps of wood, no mortar, just dry stacked.
Forum: Insulation 02-21-2017, 08:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,895
Posted By Splinter
http://images.fatdaddios.com/styles/product_large/...

http://images.fatdaddios.com/styles/product_large/rcf/media/img/CK-SET.jpg?itok=l4dS5W9I

I use the Fat Daddio... You can get it on Amazon. Slice through while the bundles are still wrapped up.
Forum: Tiling 02-14-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,908
Posted By Splinter
Caulk the gaps in between sheets of ply. No...

Caulk the gaps in between sheets of ply. No roofing felt under SLC.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-19-2017, 08:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 630
Posted By Splinter
I was a volly for 6 years in the 90's in a great...

I was a volly for 6 years in the 90's in a great department. I resigned when I bought a house in another town in 1999 and joined that department. Lasted a year there. Nothing but wanna-be hero's,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-07-2016, 07:59 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,717
Posted By Splinter
Long Island Expressway speed limit is 55. ...

Long Island Expressway speed limit is 55.

Actual speeds of drivers when--

no one around- 80mph.
a cop ahead- 50 mph.
rubbernecking an accident on the other side of the road- 30 mph.
seeing...
Forum: Health & Safety 10-19-2016, 05:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,220
Posted By Splinter
MBR Contractors pull their own teeth...

MBR Contractors pull their own teeth...
Forum: General Discussion 09-11-2016, 04:19 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,246
Posted By Splinter
https://media.giphy.com/media/c3Ed2pGEYfEpa/giphy....

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Forum: General Discussion 07-06-2016, 07:20 PM
Replies: 224
Views: 19,533
Posted By Splinter
I met Leo once a few years back.... ...

I met Leo once a few years back....




I'm still in therapy because of it.
Forum: Health & Safety 05-28-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,390
Posted By Splinter
We have one of those too...

We have one of those too...
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2016, 09:42 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,699
Posted By Splinter
Garter snake is harmless... Pick the little...

Garter snake is harmless... Pick the little bastard out of the bowl and throw him in the garden...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 05-15-2016, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 699
Posted By Splinter
:laughing::laughing: Good luck...

:laughing::laughing: Good luck...
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