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Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-19-2020, 11:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 338
Posted By woodspike
i did call them , they said , to re-prime it ,...

i did call them , they said , to re-prime it , and them make sure and finish paint it right away , as soon as thats dry, and cured

but that just sounded like a " c.y.a." answer

i was told...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-17-2020, 07:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 338
Posted By woodspike
Truly thought this was a good product. Wasn't...

Truly thought this was a good product. Wasn't trying to save money. Was i wrong?
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-16-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 338
Posted By woodspike
you know ... the rustoleum can says "...

you know ...
the rustoleum can says " industrial strength rust inhibitor " right on the front label.used oil base . sprayed it on heavy

and the damn stud rusted within 3 days
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-16-2020, 02:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 338
Posted By woodspike
well that sucks , ( both your opions !!) my...

well that sucks , ( both your opions !!)
my weakness is metal

i thought i did everything as per instructed .

i`ll call rustoleum , and get their opinions too

i`m hoping your wrong...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 02-16-2020, 11:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 338
Posted By woodspike
sandblasted and primed metal rusting again

had this train frame sandblasted last week
primed it within the second day after.
sprayed it with rustoleum oil base high performance primer

its rusting within 3 days
metal welder '...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 01-25-2020, 09:16 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 99
Posted By woodspike
water seal or weather my exterior t&g before install?

need to put cypress t&g on p.t. framing .
installed t&g many times before in my 40 years of carpentry. but never hurts to ask pros. will hire a painter , but i want to know he`s getting the best...
Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 447
Posted By woodspike
don`t know what you mean by " old-growth" ( i...

don`t know what you mean by " old-growth"
( i was told by a manufacturer , that there is actually a pressure treated oak.)

i know what you mean though
pressure treated isn`t always great ,...
Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2020, 02:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 447
Posted By woodspike
google agrees with you , just looked it up

google agrees with you , just looked it up
Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2020, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 447
Posted By woodspike
i don`t know the answer that. this is a 1925...

i don`t know the answer that.
this is a 1925 train
the whole outside is 1x6 t&g( actually( 3/4 x 5 inches ) , which looks like pine
the flooring inside has a sub-floor , and has 1x4 t&g on...
Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2020, 08:27 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 447
Posted By woodspike
ripping pressure treated lumber question

o.k
can you rip p.t. lumber and keep it straight?

started this cool train refurbish job ( mentioned it before, restoring a 1920`s train caboose)
stripping it down to expose the wood...
Forum: General Discussion 01-13-2020, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By woodspike
thank you ! thank you ! thank you ! i`ll...

thank you ! thank you ! thank you !

i`ll check these comments out
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By woodspike
anyone do a time-lapse video for a project?

i have a very cool project starting next week
i`m re-building a 1920`s train caboose - remove all the wood( mostly old t&g , sandblast the metal fraqme , re-weld where needed , then re-install...
Forum: General Discussion 01-08-2020, 06:32 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By woodspike
ever time-lapse video a project?

i`ve got a cool project i want to do a video from start to finish.
don`t know how

re-building a 1020`s train.- strippig it down , sandblasting the steel , and re-welding, then building back...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-01-2020, 09:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 586
Posted By woodspike
end of the year is always not too exciting here ...

end of the year is always not too exciting here
sisters birthday is dec. 30
my birthday is dec. 31
moms birthday is jan. 3

used to people looking past our birthdays
no one gives up...
Forum: Insulation 12-21-2019, 08:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 844
Posted By woodspike
sorry guys just got to see this i...

sorry guys

just got to see this

i know its not going to be " sound-"proof"
. i told them in the contract , and verbally , it`ll be sound-"restricted"
apparently its wide open the top 2...
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 349
Posted By woodspike
soundproofing top of glass partitions question

customer has an office space on the 6th floor.
they need soundproofing

the space is divided into 4 separate offices , by glass partitions, with aluminum frames .
ceilings stop 2 feet short of...
Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 958
Posted By woodspike
if they give me that line you mentioned , i just...

if they give me that line you mentioned , i just answer whether i feel their right or not , and let it roll off my shoulder .
what are you gonna do?
look at it from a customer point . a...
Forum: Business 11-18-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 377
Posted By woodspike
from what i understood , written or now your work...

from what i understood , written or now your work is legally warranted for one year. at least here in miami ,
meaning, even if you don`t put it in writing , they can still come back to you within a...
Forum: New Member Introductions 10-20-2019, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 158
Posted By woodspike
welcome born in chicago , but only been...

welcome

born in chicago , but only been there twice since

this is a good forum ,
get a lot of questions answered

good reading
Forum: HVAC 10-16-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By woodspike
thank you for that

thank you for that
Forum: HVAC 10-07-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By woodspike
have a rheem handler, do i have to have a rheem condenser

got a 3 ton 2107 rheem , handler on a remodel job.( abandoned building ,, i`m gutting )
i`d like to upgrade my house which happens to be 3 ton unit . but probably 1990-95)
i know my condenser is...
Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 686
Posted By woodspike
thanks for the scare guys :sad:. yea, i...

thanks for the scare guys :sad:.

yea, i checked with the city
they did say , most likely i will have to have it checked , and signed off on ,

what the hell , the client will pay .

...
Forum: Business 09-29-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,437
Posted By woodspike
ON SMALLER REMODEL JOBS , I LET THE CLIENT BUY...

ON SMALLER REMODEL JOBS , I LET THE CLIENT BUY THEIR OWN FIXTURES OR APPLIANCES.
i just don`t want to be responsible for those items anyway .
i offer to pick the up if they need for a cost .( a...
Forum: Business 09-21-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,437
Posted By woodspike
i , most times give a breakdown i do from one...

i , most times give a breakdown
i do from one day , to 2 month jobs .

definitely they can use it against you , and use it to find a cheaper guy
but it also shows a little honesty
and that...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-20-2019, 07:23 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 2,740
Posted By woodspike
wow... pretty ignorant sounding. you really...

wow... pretty ignorant sounding.
you really think you can be " nudged" gay or straight?
sorry for your loss..... of a brain :blink:
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