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Forum: Framing 04-08-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,103
Posted By BattleBornNV
Iíll detail the slab with the snap and then plate...

Iíll detail the slab with the snap and then plate with 3 plates. I havenít framed myself in many years but itís how I was taught in the union and what Iíve passed down. Mostly working with 3x or 4x...
Forum: Carpentry 04-08-2018, 05:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,452
Posted By Leo G
Apparently no standard. FF inset I do 2" for...

Apparently no standard.

FF inset I do 2" for the frame and 1 1/4" for the divider rails between the drawers.

Overlay which I rarely do is usually 1 1/2" all the way around on the lowers. On...
Forum: Plumbing 05-18-2017, 10:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,349
It's an actual mechanical thing. Usually tied to...

It's an actual mechanical thing. Usually tied to the toilet. Every time it flushes, it trickles a little water into the trap. Required by code where I live. Maybe not when that place was built,...
Forum: Electrical 02-27-2017, 09:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 765
Posted By griz
like this: ...

like this:

http://www.milbankworks.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/StainlessSteel2.pdf
Forum: Framing 11-29-2016, 07:48 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 12,794
Posted By greg24k
What others said, above the header your framing...

What others said, above the header your framing runs per layout.
Forum: Business 10-08-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 14,405
Posted By 480sparky
You need a new 'electrician'. Real electricians...

You need a new 'electrician'. Real electricians make their boxes up during rough.
Forum: HVAC 07-16-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 7,624
Posted By Railman
The mentioned thermister? mentioned above would...

The mentioned thermister? mentioned above would be similar to this...

http://www.digikey.com/product-detail/en/ametherm/SL22-1R020/570-1041-ND/749881
Forum: Remodeling Picture Post 01-07-2016, 05:09 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,464
Posted By Chris Johnson
What's a 'Human Parking Cones'?

What's a 'Human Parking Cones'?
Forum: General Discussion 10-14-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,390
Posted By Mark122
I dont get the Home Depot/ Lowes bashing thing...

I dont get the Home Depot/ Lowes bashing thing here. I dont feel insecure walking in there, dont feel like i need to mark my territory and let the few people walking around know that im a contractor...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-18-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 2,510
Views: 421,865
Posted By Inner10
They are the best part!

They are the best part!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-12-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,105
Posted By Stephen H
I think most of you have missed the point on the...

I think most of you have missed the point on the whole "not keeping Score" thing.

when I started in organized sports I was about 9 as I recall
I got on my bike and rode about a mile from my...
Forum: Remodeling 05-07-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,675
Posted By m1911
belt sander.

belt sander.
Forum: Framing 03-27-2015, 08:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,822
Posted By Timuhler
It seems that no matter how well we cut...

It seems that no matter how well we cut everything, it grows. The framer who taught me used to say that and now experience confirms it.

We stick our roofs, so we'll measure the actual heelstand...
Forum: Remodeling 01-09-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,537
Posted By rselectric1
When designing lighting, I never rely on sunlight...

When designing lighting, I never rely on sunlight since that's only there half the day.

In a kitchen, for example I follow approximately the 4' spacing (every 3 joists in that direction) and then...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-23-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 15,854
Views: 819,716
Posted By jlsconstruction
Just about anything :laughing:

Just about anything :laughing:
Forum: Masonry 10-24-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 188
Views: 14,662
Posted By CarpenterSFO
You sound angrier than I would be. I've had a...

You sound angrier than I would be. I've had a few subs do similar things, and I just never bothered talking with them, just paid them and deleted their name from my contacts.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-16-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,598
Posted By VinylHanger
I really like the Korean Air commercials. They...

I really like the Korean Air commercials. They are really well done.

The Moments.org ones are pretty good as well.

This one is great.

http://moments.org/watch/my-dad-was-just-a-barber/
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 10-13-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,270
Posted By MarcP
Denatured alcohol is the solvent used to clean...

Denatured alcohol is the solvent used to clean the shellac. I sprayed the primer using a CA Technologies pressure fed gun with a compliant air cap. I use a 2.5 gallon pressure pot to feed the gun,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-11-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,165
Posted By rselectric1
This one I didn't see coming at all. RIP but...

This one I didn't see coming at all.

RIP but if you really knocked yourself off Mork, you left your family with quite a burden of why so Rest only somewhat in peace if this turns out to be the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-11-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,165
Posted By rex
Selfish

Selfish
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-16-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 64,567
Posted By rex
Is that supposed to be a hot chick?

Is that supposed to be a hot chick?
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,522
Posted By SuperiorHIP
At first I thought you were in amazement at...

At first I thought you were in amazement at seeing an actual corded phone hanging on the wall.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-09-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 5,905
Posted By spazman
Some folks calls it a sling blade I calls it a...

Some folks calls it a sling blade I calls it a Kaiser blade mmmhm.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-09-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,800,882
Posted By Calidecks
What if it's a "Payday"?

What if it's a "Payday"?
Forum: Commercial Construction 01-30-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 16,083
Posted By MTN REMODEL LLC
TNT..... Come on.... be serious and turn on the 6...

TNT..... Come on.... be serious and turn on the 6 o'clock news.

There are a chit load of crooked contractors..... A whole lot of our industry lives hand to mouth... so also in many other...
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