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Forum: Painting & Finish Work Picture Post 07-29-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 7,228
Posted By Bergstrom
The money they spent on crackle paint alone could...

The money they spent on crackle paint alone could have made a mortgage payment or two.......crackle heads, nothing matters to them but their next can of paint
Forum: General Discussion 07-09-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,481
Posted By Bergstrom
Rotex ✓ Extractor ✓ Dust mask ✓ ...

Rotex ✓
Extractor ✓
Dust mask ✓
Headphones ✓

I'm goin' in.....:thumbsup:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-07-2012, 11:32 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 8,765
Posted By Bergstrom
I have found that 6" steel rule is indispensable...

I have found that 6" steel rule is indispensable for alignment. I use the metric side to work with whole numbers. I just tack the frame with a micro pinner and clamp thoroughly.

If you have ever...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-13-2012, 06:08 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,571
Posted By Bergstrom
http://www.contractortalk.com/attachments/f22/7149...

http://www.contractortalk.com/attachments/f22/71498d1336585718t-happy-birthday-leo-g-forumrunner_20120509_134845.jpg


Happy Birthday Leo, I'll have to adjust my mental image when I read your...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-14-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,504
Posted By Bergstrom
I need more customers like yours Leo. Mine tend...

I need more customers like yours Leo. Mine tend to be tech savvy middle agers who think the drawings draw themselves and once the drawings are done I push the replicator button and poof, the cabinets...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-12-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,997
Posted By Bergstrom
My wife must have spiked my bottle of Aquafina...

My wife must have spiked my bottle of Aquafina with something flammable this evening. I could almost swear that I spent the last 10 minutes reading about Leo making euro cabinets out of MDF....I need...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-08-2012, 11:01 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,842
Posted By Bergstrom
Yes I have used it but I can't remember what the...

Yes I have used it but I can't remember what the application was. My favorite veneer is from Flexwood. It is a true plywood that can even satisfy the purists. I haven't used the PSA but I have used...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-07-2012, 12:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,220
Posted By Bergstrom
Angled cabinet clamping

Simple yet effective, is there anything you can't do with pocket screws?

http://i51.photobucket.com/albums/f354/gen1crewcab/DSC04147.jpg

...
Forum: General Discussion 02-02-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,207
Posted By Bergstrom
That's the first time I've laughed all day,...

That's the first time I've laughed all day, Thanks Warner
Forum: General Discussion 02-02-2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,207
Posted By Bergstrom
How long does it take you to calm down?

I have a customer that's really ticking me off at the moment and I have sworn off further contact until tomorrow. It seems that as I get older I have a shorter fuse and a longer calm down period. I...
Forum: General Discussion 01-26-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 12,882
Posted By Bergstrom
I was building a countertop for my sister in her...

I was building a countertop for my sister in her garage a few years ago and about half way through the glue up she opened the door and screamed bloody murder. Her Jack Russel terrier was convulsing...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-25-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,863
Posted By Bergstrom
The time would have been a little easier if he...

The time would have been a little easier if he knew he was getting paid $1255.70 per hour. I am sure I could underbid him
Forum: Drafting & CAD Forum 01-25-2012, 04:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,071
Posted By Bergstrom
Looking good! Now just imagine a 10hp router...

Looking good! Now just imagine a 10hp router mounted on that thing instead of the plasma cutter.....yes,you are now addicted

Here's one I made a few years back just building off of the same...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-07-2012, 12:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 10,783
Posted By Bergstrom
The cycle start buttom is green..that's about all...

The cycle start buttom is green..that's about all there is to it. Sheets in one end and it sheets money out the other....at least that's what the salesmen tell me :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-25-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,723
Posted By Bergstrom
My favorite was the Commodore Vic 20 with the...

My favorite was the Commodore Vic 20 with the data cassette recorder hooked up to my B&W TV. Don't worry about the nerd comments...I can handle it :laughing:
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 11-23-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,936
Posted By Bergstrom
I love the idea of the clamping off the line...

I love the idea of the clamping off the line boring, I would have never thought of that. It would work fantastic on partitions with through boring. Now I just have to find a 5mm length of something...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-02-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 997
Posted By Bergstrom
And you thought you were having a bad day....

http://i51.photobucket.com/albums/f354/gen1crewcab/pikepic.jpg
Forum: Finish Carpentry 11-02-2011, 08:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,235
Posted By Bergstrom
Do a search on Blum zero clearance/ zero...

Do a search on Blum zero clearance/ zero protrusion hinges
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-26-2011, 10:42 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 14,086
Posted By Bergstrom
Must have gotten wet....:laughing: ...

Must have gotten wet....:laughing:




I'll save some time and post my next post now

Come on Leo ...relax I was just kidding....lighten up...man you cabinet guys are wound tight :laughing:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-11-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,741
Posted By Bergstrom
Or if you really want to drink from the firehose...

Or if you really want to drink from the firehose you could try a twin beam and be done by 10:00 am and spend the rest of the day combing your mustache
...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-08-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,334
Posted By Bergstrom
Just make sure you get the actual weight of the...

Just make sure you get the actual weight of the door and hardware to determine the PF. I installed one a few weeks ago and the door was on the edge of the weight range but it worked fine...... until...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 09-25-2011, 10:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,180
Posted By Bergstrom
I wouldn't condemn it too much based on that...

I wouldn't condemn it too much based on that picture. The timbers go up the wall across the ceiling and down the other side of the bathroom which has a mirrored cabinet elevation. The job isn't done...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 09-19-2011, 03:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,181
Posted By Bergstrom
You just had to go and say "Cabinetvision"...

You just had to go and say "Cabinetvision" .......thread derailment in 3....2......1 :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 07-24-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,261
Posted By Bergstrom
Unless I hear someone banging S.O.S. on a pipe...

Unless I hear someone banging S.O.S. on a pipe coming from the basement or I see one of these set up in the garage

http://img.timeinc.net/time/daily/2009/0911/suicide_bomber_1102.jpg

I am going...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-19-2011, 07:55 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,883
Posted By Bergstrom
I would put a post jack in the basement

I would put a post jack in the basement
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