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Forum: Excavation & Site Work 11-27-2011, 05:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 13,896
Posted By Ayerzee
My tracks are rubber :stuart:

My tracks are rubber :stuart:
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 11-24-2011, 08:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,431
Posted By Ayerzee
CASE Mini Sneaker

I received a motorcycle as partial payment for a job I did earlier this year and I think I may be able to trade it for a CASE mini sneaker in good condition. I don't know the guy I'll have to go look...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 11-19-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,914
Posted By Ayerzee
I used to work for a paving company as an...

I used to work for a paving company as an assistant superintendent/estimator. We just subbed all of that stuff out to another company. There is a thick set of ODOT plans and specs on how to set up...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 11-17-2011, 09:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,251
Posted By Ayerzee
I was thinking of tacking the new bushings in but...

I was thinking of tacking the new bushings in but I was afraid of getting it hot and messing with the properties of the steel. I might try that next time I've heard some other people say they've done...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 11-17-2011, 05:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,251
Posted By Ayerzee
Excavator Pin

Hey dudes, long time no see.
I replaced the pins and bushings in the bucket of my mini excavator I bought this summer and I just had to post a pic of one of the old pins

Here it is:...
Forum: General Discussion 04-27-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,246
Posted By Ayerzee
I passed! my official name is now: Daniel J....

I passed! my official name is now: Daniel J. Ayers, AC

I've always dreamed of having initials by my name :thumbup:. Seriously though, I think this might be a good thing to look into if you work...
Forum: Business 04-24-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,035
Posted By Ayerzee
I've always loved this industry and ever since I...

I've always loved this industry and ever since I was in my early teens I've wanted to be a contractor. I like doing things my own way, making my own business decisions, and having the ability to own...
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 25,442
Posted By Ayerzee
That's much better! Although Lone's place still...

That's much better! Although Lone's place still has 38 pages :laughing:
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2011, 09:17 PM
Replies: 287
Views: 25,442
Posted By Ayerzee
How do you do that?

How do you do that?
Forum: General Discussion 04-23-2011, 12:09 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,094
Posted By Ayerzee
Maybe it had some weird sentimental value to it.

Maybe it had some weird sentimental value to it.
Forum: General Discussion 04-22-2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,094
Posted By Ayerzee
Few things I hate more than painting! In all...

Few things I hate more than painting!

In all seriousness, I would probably say auto/diesel mechanics, trim carpentry, or framing.
Forum: General Discussion 04-22-2011, 07:01 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 9,094
Posted By Ayerzee
I love playing around with electrical, plumbing,...

I love playing around with electrical, plumbing, and structural welding :cheesygri
Forum: Online Leads Services 04-20-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,209
Posted By Ayerzee
Blue Book

This topic has been discussed before but I'd like some more opinions on it. I met with a salesman today from the blue book and he offered a plan for $250 a month which included 3 listings and their...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-13-2011, 07:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,120
Posted By Ayerzee
About 45 miles if I take Rt. 30, which is west of...

About 45 miles if I take Rt. 30, which is west of Pittsburgh.
Forum: General Discussion 04-13-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,705
Posted By Ayerzee
Haven't turned one down yet from this. I have to...

Haven't turned one down yet from this. I have to say that I would decline if someone asked me to work in Youngstown or East Cleveland, which are too far away anyway.
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-12-2011, 10:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,120
Posted By Ayerzee
Finally fixing the hydraulic leak on my lx665...

Finally fixing the hydraulic leak on my lx665 tomorrow and going to look into some new tires for the 1-ton.

Looked at a small foundation drain line job today which is at my Aunt & Uncles' rental...
Forum: General Discussion 04-11-2011, 06:50 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,413
Posted By Ayerzee
Bought my skid steer last year - March 2010....

Bought my skid steer last year - March 2010. Started working/got insurance the following month. I'm going to continue doing this part-time for the next few years then hit it full-time. (Start paying...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-10-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,648
Posted By Ayerzee
I was with you 'till the Guinness :sick:. Good...

I was with you 'till the Guinness :sick:. Good Luck mnj!
Forum: General Discussion 04-06-2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,424
Posted By Ayerzee
I get mad but I ain't no Craig Rygaard. ...

I get mad but I ain't no Craig Rygaard.



I was screamed at a couple of times over things that were blown way out of proportion. I was hoping the boss would hit me :thumbsup:
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-05-2011, 08:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,593
Posted By Ayerzee
They add a new dimension to a Skid steer, at...

They add a new dimension to a Skid steer, at least for me. They're nowhere near as productive as a mini excavator (obviously). As far as being unsafe, I've leaned backwards before while sitting on...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-05-2011, 08:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,593
Posted By Ayerzee
I started out a year ago by purchasing a skid...

I started out a year ago by purchasing a skid steer, backhoe attachment, trailer, and 1-ton and I've been doing ok part-time since I'm still in school. I purchased that stuff because I got a great...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-05-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,098
Posted By Ayerzee
If I'm on a job where I'm using that black...

If I'm on a job where I'm using that black corrugated-perforated pipe (elephant trunk as we call it), instead of buying end caps to close off an end, I make about an 8-10" cut lengthwise on the end...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-05-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,098
Posted By Ayerzee
I'll start although this is probably well known...

I'll start although this is probably well known by most in the biz. This is one thing I took from surveying class.

To find the elevation of any point on the ground using a benchmark, set the rod...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-05-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 10,098
Posted By Ayerzee
Lightbulb Heavy Construction Tips/Techniques/Shortcuts

I see carpentry/remodeling tips & technique threads all the time in the other sub forums. I'd like to start something similar in this forum. Any tips/techniques/shortcuts you've learned through the...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-01-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,242
Posted By Ayerzee
I don't know a whole lot about dump trucks but I...

I don't know a whole lot about dump trucks but I was looking into getting a big single axle last fall. I will say an international (FL70?) single axle that trucked some limestone in for me one time...
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