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Forum: Carpentry 03-05-2020, 11:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 863
Posted By P42003
Knot free material I hope. If you desire to...

Knot free material I hope.

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Forum: Health & Safety 01-31-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 1,597
Views: 34,202
Posted By P42003
FIRST TWO COMMENTS: Dave Baltrus: It...

FIRST TWO COMMENTS:


Dave Baltrus:

It is likely that the evolutionary relationships found between these two protein sequences of both viruses are due to a complete coincidence and, stepping...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-24-2019, 10:13 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,688
Posted By P42003
The portable has a "1.5 HP Universal" motor...

The portable has a "1.5 HP Universal" motor verses a "1.75 HP Induction" motor on the contractor saw. Universal motors are always much louder than induction motors, and from the stats, you get a 1/4...
Forum: General Discussion 12-11-2019, 01:08 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,573
Posted By P42003
I've become hypersensitive to joint interfaces...

I've become hypersensitive to joint interfaces after studying too much about haunched mortice and tenons.
Forum: Drywall 11-24-2019, 06:41 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,795
Posted By P42003
Drywall for fire resistance, then mill some...

Drywall for fire resistance, then mill some french cleats for hanging cabinets, tool bars, or hangers.
Forum: Carpentry 12-21-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8,269
Views: 1,592,019
Posted By P42003
On another recent thread here someone mentioned a...

On another recent thread here someone mentioned a minimum 6" distance between the valve and the spicket. Now we know why. Haha.

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-12-2018, 12:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,950
Posted By P42003
I had a carpenter tell me that the best cut was...

I had a carpenter tell me that the best cut was made by bringing the blade down in the middle of the workpiece, pulling it forward, then pushing it back.

Now, if this indeed reduces side flex of...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 563
Posted By P42003
I agree with HDavis regarding STONE wool (mineral...

I agree with HDavis regarding STONE wool (mineral wool):

"Water Repellent"

"ROCKWOOL stone wool is water repellent yet vapor permeable"

"The long-term R-value of stone wool is unaffected by...
Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,425
Posted By P42003
https://wfnorman.com "From its...

https://wfnorman.com

"From its turn-of-the-century factory in Nevada, Missouri, the W. F. Norman Corporation still operates machines as old as the company itself. Production methods remain the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-14-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,203
Posted By P42003
http://vintagemachinery.org/classifieds/ads.aspx ...

http://vintagemachinery.org/classifieds/ads.aspx

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-14-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,203
Posted By P42003
There are old mortising machines on the market...

There are old mortising machines on the market which have the handy foot feed lever allowing both of your hands to move the stock and your foot to move the trunion. You'd have to inquire about the...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-10-2018, 07:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,655
Posted By P42003
http://www.garymkatz.com/ChartsDrawings/JeffBurks/...

http://www.garymkatz.com/ChartsDrawings/JeffBurks/theory.of.mouldings-LR.pdf

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-26-2018, 06:49 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,863,949
Posted By P42003
Scientists have come up with a way to destroy the...

Scientists have come up with a way to destroy the mosquito species that transmits Malaria but they haven't released it from the lab yet pending further study.
...
Forum: Carpentry 09-08-2018, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8,269
Views: 1,592,019
Posted By P42003
Back at the facade collapse... Today's job:...

Back at the facade collapse...

Today's job: Dig a little hole next to the foundation.467457467459467461

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Forum: HVAC 09-07-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,588
Posted By P42003
My "dustpan" statement wasn't literal but an...

My "dustpan" statement wasn't literal but an oversimplified working model of how returns are said to work by some professionals in the trade who *appear* to be well versed in the art, i.e. HVACtalk...
Forum: Electrical 08-23-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,108
Posted By P42003
Yes, so you could run another circuit or switch...

Yes, so you could run another circuit or switch leg in the future. Plus it's easier to work with stranded conductors in conduit. Not a lot easier, but a little.

Also if the house ever flooded...
Forum: Vehicles 08-21-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,274
Posted By P42003
Thought not as effective you can buy baffles that...

Thought not as effective you can buy baffles that you insert into the tank. One I saw online was like a potatoe peel. Another looks like plastic wiffle balls. You might call SprayerPartsDepot and/or...
Forum: Plumbing 08-20-2018, 08:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,444
Posted By P42003
Your first picture seems to show water draining...

Your first picture seems to show water draining from behind the siding near inline with the outside water spicket. You could put a cap on it or a shut valve, and turn the handle on, see if it starts...
Forum: Landscaping 08-20-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,800
Posted By P42003
If there is a chemical or fertilizer spill or...

If there is a chemical or fertilizer spill or dump onto the driveway or drain it could end up in the city sewer system if tied together. I think the responsible thing is to mitigate water runoff back...
Forum: Carpentry 08-17-2018, 10:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,047
Posted By P42003
I apologize in advance for suggesting an...

I apologize in advance for suggesting an alternate idea, but what about having a strap like hinge actually visible and recessed flush (route a space for the strap piece) into the top of your lid and...
Forum: Framing 08-17-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,393
Posted By P42003
You will "fur", this is a "furry"...465074 ...

You will "fur", this is a "furry"...465074

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Forum: Framing 08-16-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,393
Posted By P42003
Don't you think you should take a peek below that...

Don't you think you should take a peek below that floor (crawlspace or basement) and see where the loads are going to be resting?

What if the joists, band, and sill plate directly below your new...
Forum: General Discussion 08-11-2018, 07:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,205
Posted By P42003
What could go wrong? ???? This picture is...

What could go wrong? ????

This picture is from my neighbors who simply removed the glass and a couple sheets of plywood from the front windows of an unstable structure.

A few minutes after a...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-04-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,219
Posted By P42003
https://www.finehomebuilding.com/2006/01/01/a-clev...

https://www.finehomebuilding.com/2006/01/01/a-clever-beadboard-wainscot-corner

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Forum: Masonry 06-03-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,565
Posted By P42003
Why not just make a spreader out of a short 2x4...

Why not just make a spreader out of a short 2x4 the width of the foundation block, with the bolt through a hole in the middle of the wood spreader block, and a washer and nut on the end of the bolt?
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