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Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-26-2019, 06:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 933
Posted By Railman
Blue Jean cut offs were std fair back in the day....

Blue Jean cut offs were std fair back in the day. Once the thigh area of jean wore through to too big of a hole, the utility knife came out & the legs got cut while still wearing them!

Above...
Forum: Plumbing 05-14-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 596
Posted By Railman
I recently swapped out General Ionics water...

I recently swapped out General Ionics water conditioners at home , & had to re do 3/4" copper joints & valves. How you prepare can vary a lot, but to me the biggest issue is always remnant...
Forum: Electrical 05-08-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 3
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Views: 222
Posted By Railman
Spider cobbwebs can sometimes act like that from...

Spider cobbwebs can sometimes act like that from rain, or even dew.
Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 739
Posted By Railman
Very nice Pin!

Very nice Pin!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-04-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By Railman
Rest in peace Jason. I will pray that his wife &...

Rest in peace Jason. I will pray that his wife & family can also find peace in his passing.
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 04-22-2019, 08:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 181
Posted By Railman
It might not seem like it, but you've already had...

It might not seem like it, but you've already had a lot of good advice.

It would help to know what brand it is, but if it's a Chamberlain/Sears there should be 2 springs on the track latch. It...
Forum: Carpentry 04-10-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 350
Posted By Railman
I'd slot cut spline the entire edge for snug...

I'd slot cut spline the entire edge for snug spline, just short of visible front. Use dog bone bolts just at front and back. Do about 12" at center glued tight. That way front & back could expand, &...
Forum: Carpentry 04-05-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 642
Posted By Railman
You can zero in bubble vials on an aluminum...

You can zero in bubble vials on an aluminum level. You 1st mark plumb by the 180' flip method, & then place level on that line. Next step is to loosen vial screws, & adjust til it reads plumb. Level...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-01-2019, 02:37 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,492
Posted By Railman
My son just adopted this bundle of energy. He's...

My son just adopted this bundle of energy. He's an Australian Sheep Dog.
His name is Max.
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-18-2019, 08:37 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 572
Posted By Railman
Rack & pinion kinetic splitter... I built one...

Rack & pinion kinetic splitter...
I built one of these almost 40 years ago, utilizing a 3.75/1 van diff, with std engine flywheel on the input yoke. Cycle time was about 2.5 seconds. I still have...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-15-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,614
Posted By Railman
I would agree on typical moldings, but It depends...

I would agree on typical moldings, but It depends on what you are gluing...ie oak vs maple, & how important it is to hold. On simple mitered moldings it's no big deal. Rail fittings & such it is a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-14-2019, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By Railman
Bought 4!

Bought 4!
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-13-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,614
Posted By Railman
We have been using TBIII for about 25 years on...

We have been using TBIII for about 25 years on our curved rail glue ups, without any issues. As mentioned by Pin, III gives more time to get claps set correctly on complicated glue ups. I've never...
Forum: Business 03-06-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,167
Posted By Railman
One of my favorite lines... " There's a fine...

One of my favorite lines...
" There's a fine line between being patient and being a fool!"
Forum: Drywall 03-06-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,088
Posted By Railman
What length screws are you using?

What length screws are you using?
Forum: Health & Safety 02-25-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By Railman
https://www.bedbathandbeyond.com/store/product/hum...

https://www.bedbathandbeyond.com/store/product/human-touch-reg-reflex-sol-foot-and-calf-massager/1062750103?skuId=62750103
I bought on Amazon......
Forum: Health & Safety 02-24-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 888
Posted By Railman
So about 4 days after 1st round of chemo, I had a...

So about 4 days after 1st round of chemo, I had a ruptured small intestine near my ileum (small to large intestine transition). This happened at about 3 am in the morning after a huge dinner the...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-24-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 888
Posted By Railman
[QUOTE=madrina;7483385]Strange question I know...

[QUOTE=madrina;7483385]Strange question I know but do you happen to have any root canals or extracted teeth?[/QUOTE

Last tooth extraction was 50 plus years or so, but I have had an extensive...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-23-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 888
Posted By Railman
Today with seasonal beard...

Today with seasonal beard...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-23-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 888
Posted By Railman
My wife won't have anything to do with him...

My wife won't have anything to do with him anymore. She was in tears trying to make the original appointments, & she is a nursing professor at Xavier University. She also went through a bout with...
Forum: General Discussion 02-23-2019, 10:28 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 811
Posted By Railman
I wouldn't hesitate to cut straight strips down...

I wouldn't hesitate to cut straight strips down in a pinch, but if was angled strips, I would fear the angled cut would make the nails curl.
Straight, or angled?
Forum: Health & Safety 02-23-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 888
Posted By Railman
I had been feeling run down, & tired very easily...

I had been feeling run down, & tired very easily for 3 or 4 months prior to final diagnosis. Me & my wife knew something was going on, but my primary doc let me down, because he couldn't see me for a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-22-2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 210
Posted By Railman
Rough when dry tells me that it didn't atomize to...

Rough when dry tells me that it didn't atomize to a small enough level. Assuming gun settings were optimal, the most likely cause would be drop in temp, resulting in too high of a product/paint...
Forum: General Discussion 02-19-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 376
Posted By Railman
just so you know...;) "I am using this on...

just so you know...;)

"I am using this on walls in a 6 story apartment complex so it will be exposed to the elements for a number of weeks."
Forum: Plumbing 02-19-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Posted By Railman
It will still float! There are some concrete...

It will still float!

There are some concrete tanks built with a taper to them so as the bottom of tank is bigger than the top. They also have a conc. ballast at the bottom to help keep from...
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