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Forum: General Discussion 05-26-2020, 05:27 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,099
Posted By Joasis
Ah, the old days. My grandfather would sit...

Ah, the old days.

My grandfather would sit in a 50 year old threadbare rocker and with a chunk of steel in his lap, straighten nails....he would go through a coffee can full of them in an...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-21-2020, 06:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 751
Posted By Joasis
How would you like to meet this guy?

https://twitter.com/nulluser10/status/1263321988531183616

I can think of few people that need to be killed worse then this POS. :censored:
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By Joasis
I have witnessed several barns built the "hard"...

I have witnessed several barns built the "hard" way with recycled materials to "save" money. Some actually worked out, but many do not, either through end cost or the structure just didn't come...
Forum: General Discussion 05-14-2020, 05:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 379
Posted By Joasis
Put them on craigslist, and a price for you to...

Put them on craigslist, and a price for you to have them on the ground. You may be surprised by the people who fly out of the woodwork to buy them. That said, you must protect yourself by clearly...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-03-2020, 07:30 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,280
Posted By Joasis
If you ever need to talk, I am a phone call away.

If you ever need to talk, I am a phone call away.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-01-2020, 04:41 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,280
Posted By Joasis
Still thinking of you and your family. My...

Still thinking of you and your family. My condolences.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-30-2020, 07:45 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 539
Posted By Joasis
I don't have a clue. 3 guys I went to...

I don't have a clue.

3 guys I went to school with were killed on motorcycle crashes when I was a teen. In a town of 3000 people. I rode all the time, never a scratch. Matter of fact, I was...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-30-2020, 07:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 437
Posted By Joasis
I remember reading a quote from Queen Victoria:...

I remember reading a quote from Queen Victoria: All my jewels and all my wealth for just a few more minutes.....from her death bed.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-29-2020, 07:06 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,280
Posted By Joasis
With you in thoughts and prayers....

With you in thoughts and prayers....
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-28-2020, 05:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 376
Posted By Joasis
Get someone with a rollback and a steel or...

Get someone with a rollback and a steel or aluminum deck, and winch it. I had to oil the tracks to get mine on once...9000# machine....and once, used a forklift. Bobcat CTLs do not have any drive...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-27-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 468
Posted By Joasis
I know a lot of people who are doing home...

I know a lot of people who are doing home improvement projects. Haven't heard of any new "hobbies" per say. But Home Depot and Lowes are not suffering bad times right now.

I have noticed a lot...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-27-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 577
Posted By Joasis
And the thread for the simple things

Maybe another off topic place to post simple things.

I actually sat on our front porch and watched the hummingbirds for a few hours. Just sitting and not even thinking about work....smelling the...
Forum: General Discussion 04-25-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 217
Posted By Joasis
I have never, in 35 years of business, seen...

I have never, in 35 years of business, seen anyone short of mortgage holders ever get 100% recovery in a bankruptcy. So, take what they offer. BKs will be blowing up after a few more months.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-17-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 930
Posted By Joasis
I have a Yoder 640, and it has a set of grill...

I have a Yoder 640, and it has a set of grill plates for direct cooking. And it will indeed sear a steak.

The best part of any pellet fed smoker is the control of heat and not having to watch the...
Forum: Carpentry 04-10-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 751
Posted By Joasis
A word of caution: I use a lot of trusses, and...

A word of caution: I use a lot of trusses, and most of mine are designed to the plan, meaning they can catch support from interior walls, as well as where they land on the exterior plate. Another is...
Forum: Construction 04-08-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 900
Posted By Joasis
Step one: File a lien Step two, consult with...

Step one: File a lien

Step two, consult with a lawyer, showing his everything you have.

With a lien filed, you may be able to scare the HO into paying or at least, settling for some portion for...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-08-2020, 12:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 381
Posted By Joasis
AARP supported Obamacare as the gold...

AARP supported Obamacare as the gold standard....why? Because they sell supplemental insurance.


AARP donates heavily to Democrats.

AARP supports full gun control.

AARP supports...
Forum: Health & Safety 04-08-2020, 12:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 1,574
Posted By Joasis
If you noticed, I was saying when this all...

If you noticed, I was saying when this all started that the math wasn't adding up. I am not alone in understanding this concept.

So was my speculation just a lucky guess? Or was the modeling...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-07-2020, 12:22 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 366
Posted By Joasis
I think I have a pair of boots that is older. ...

I think I have a pair of boots that is older.

And you are younger then my son...wow.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-07-2020, 06:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 237
Posted By Joasis
My favorite Bond movie has always been "Live and...

My favorite Bond movie has always been "Live and Let Die". My first movie date when I was a kid was to see that movie. Golden Eye would be number 2.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-06-2020, 05:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 237
Posted By Joasis
Anyone watching Goldfinger, be sure to carefully...

Anyone watching Goldfinger, be sure to carefully watch the scenes shot on the streets around Elizabeth Town and see the prices of various items, like gas, tires, and other stuff.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-06-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 682
Posted By Joasis
Since cruising is the topic: We have done...

Since cruising is the topic:

We have done the Panama Canal....awesome! Took formal wear along, did one formal night. The rest was in shorts. Formal is optional on all cruises. Food was great....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 150
Posted By Joasis
Pretty much everything except restaurants and...

Pretty much everything except restaurants and bars.

I was told to stop construction on the homes I am building, and stop on a warehouse we just poured concrete for, and I told the cop who relayed...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2020, 09:29 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 3,650
Posted By Joasis
I get the idea that it was an accidental release...

I get the idea that it was an accidental release from a research lab, and at least, not a weapon.

Here is a source following that line of thinking.
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-05-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 682
Posted By Joasis
If this happens, we may all be dead broke for a...

If this happens, we may all be dead broke for a generation, but remember, everyone has a stake in this. I think we will be back in full swing by summer. Seriously. :thumbsup:
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