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Forum: General Discussion 08-19-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 22,419
Posted By Bodger
I voted for Leo G. But only because he promised...

I voted for Leo G. But only because he promised to re-post his Leo Fairy Godmother pic again for all to see.
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2013, 05:55 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,322
Posted By Bodger
I served at a couple of forward bases in...

I served at a couple of forward bases in southeast Asia during the Vietnam war. We had latrines with 55 gallon barrels cut in half that served as hoppers.

When full, they got dragged out, doused...
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,322
Posted By Bodger
Here's a shed I built last year. Approx. 80 sq...

Here's a shed I built last year. Approx. 80 sq ft. The guy originally wanted it just for storage, but recently called me back to price out putting in some windows and building out some interior...
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,322
Posted By Bodger
True enough. Also, depending on the local codes,...

True enough. Also, depending on the local codes, putting it on wheels gets around the maximum square footage allowed for a permanent structure. Where I am, that's 100 sq. ft. You can build damn near...
Forum: General Discussion 12-19-2013, 10:22 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,322
Posted By Bodger
This was built by an architect whose house had...

This was built by an architect whose house had been foreclosed upon after a divorce. Sez she spent $11K on the build, the most expensive item being the composting toilet which was $2000.

Hard to...
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 09-28-2013, 05:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,300
Posted By Bodger
Will drugs be provided after the interview and...

Will drugs be provided after the interview and drug test have established which drugs the applicant prefers?
Forum: General Discussion 09-12-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 11,737
Posted By Bodger
"RCH" seems to be heard a lot around my job...

"RCH" seems to be heard a lot around my job sites.
Forum: Health & Safety 03-27-2013, 09:48 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,567
Posted By Bodger
Send Leo a PM, he'll get right on that for you...

Send Leo a PM, he'll get right on that for you and begin issuing the appropriate citations.
Forum: Health & Safety 03-27-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,567
Posted By Bodger
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Forum: General Discussion 02-20-2013, 09:18 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,214
Posted By Bodger
Yeah, like it's really dog hair on your shirts.

Yeah, like it's really dog hair on your shirts.
Forum: General Discussion 02-17-2013, 05:33 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 28,051
Posted By Bodger
Very much the case in my area too. Almost...

Very much the case in my area too. Almost impossible to hire subs and not have to contend with the illegal issue. They will swear up and down that all their guys have green cards, etc., but it's...
Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2013, 07:29 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 28,051
Posted By Bodger
WTF? I'm late to the thread, but who da hell...

WTF? I'm late to the thread, but who da hell built this? And did the HO (well, MHO in this case) get a free poorly installed wall mount A/C unit to make up for that worthless set of stairs there?
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-08-2013, 09:26 PM
Replies: 2,496
Views: 417,021
Posted By Bodger
Jim Bowie wakes up in the Alamo and out the...

Jim Bowie wakes up in the Alamo and out the window, sees thousands of Mexicans surrounding the place.

Bowie runs to where Davy Crockett is sleeping and sez:
"Davy! Wake Up! There are thousands...
Forum: General Discussion 02-06-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,870
Posted By Bodger
I could sit in the corner and drink beer and...

I could sit in the corner and drink beer and pretend I was at Woodstock. I could do that for ten days. Hell, I've been doing that for about 40 years off and on.

When does Hendrix come on again.
Forum: General Discussion 02-06-2013, 01:20 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 27,354
Posted By Bodger
I made a living building nothing but Adirondack...

I made a living building nothing but Adirondack chairs and shaker style bookcases for about two years. Not a great living, but the orders were steady. I built and sold full size chairs, but also took...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-03-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,528
Posted By Bodger
My boy with the Bushmaster. We like the AR15...

My boy with the Bushmaster. We like the AR15 platform.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-03-2013, 12:11 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,528
Posted By Bodger
That's a great firearm. I keep a Smith &...

That's a great firearm.

I keep a Smith & Wesson Model 66 next to my bed, and a Remington 870 pump, 18" barrel with extended mag tube handy as well.
Hollow points in the wheel gun and double...
Forum: General Discussion 01-23-2013, 09:55 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 9,831
Posted By Bodger
"Ive brought up the unfair bidding process to the...

"Ive brought up the unfair bidding process to the GC and even told him that i felt jewed"

That will put you in solid with any Jewish contractors we have around here.

L'Chaim
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-31-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,335
Posted By Bodger
All this talk of chatrooms makes me nervous....

All this talk of chatrooms makes me nervous. There was this night many moons ago when..........
Forum: General Discussion 10-01-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 9,115
Posted By Bodger
Dyslexia....isn't that the affliction where you...

Dyslexia....isn't that the affliction where you see everything in reverse? Do you have to pull your girlfriend's panties off over her head?
Forum: Historical Restoration 06-17-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,470
Posted By Bodger
What's rotten about it? It's Jason's content to...

What's rotten about it? It's Jason's content to do with as he pleases. He chose to un-post it just as freely as he chose to post it in the first place.

He doesn't want his work or his...
Forum: Business 05-17-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,602
Posted By Bodger
I started taking woodshop and metalshop classes...

I started taking woodshop and metalshop classes in the 8th grade. I went to school in a small town in Ohio and the machines were all from before WWII. Lathes, planers, jointers, drill presses, all...
Forum: Business 05-15-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,602
Posted By Bodger
I read an article about the trades a while back....

I read an article about the trades a while back. It cited statistics that claim that the average age of a general contractor in the U.S. is now 55 years old.
The article also addressed the...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-06-2011, 08:29 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 9,088
Posted By Bodger
One less hadji scumbag to worry about. Good...

One less hadji scumbag to worry about. Good riddance.
Now on to his successor.

Hat's off to the USN, and God Bless America.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-30-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 10,625
Posted By Bodger
There once was a man from Nantucket Whose.........

There once was a man from Nantucket
Whose......


....well, maybe not. :laughing:
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