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Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-09-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 19,161
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Posted By Brutus
Somedays my hungover walks around tools stores...

Somedays my hungover walks around tools stores pay off.

I wouldn't have noticed the saw if my mum didn't call. I was about to go to the cash, and I didn't want to be on the phone paying for the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-07-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,749
Posted By Brutus
Can always pick up one of these.. :laughing:

Can always pick up one of these..

:laughing:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-07-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,749
Posted By Brutus
Well... I fell off the wagon. And bought a green...

Well... I fell off the wagon. And bought a green mitre saw

Among hand tools and a 1/4 sheet sander... today was this.

Listed at 85$ clearance.. talked to the guy in the store, dropped to 75$....
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-14-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,135
Posted By Brutus
Very humid and wet climate here. Killed...

Very humid and wet climate here.

Killed two in as many weeks. I'll stick with the Irwins. At least when I kill one, I am only out $8 instead of $28
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-14-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,325
Posted By Brutus
Shoot bottom, remove hand, shoot top. I've...

Shoot bottom, remove hand, shoot top.

I've seen two guys shot going top to bottom. One even had his hand far back, fractured his thumb.
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,078,640
Posted By Brutus
Exterior grade glue and 2-1/2 galvanized finish...

Exterior grade glue and 2-1/2 galvanized finish nails

Thanks all
Forum: Carpentry 03-14-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 33,531
Posted By Brutus
They hand ya a bottle o' screech as you're...

They hand ya a bottle o' screech as you're walking out the door, too?!

:laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-07-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8,809
Views: 451,937
Posted By Brutus
UQ4DGfkQ7-o They. Are. Back. I...

UQ4DGfkQ7-o

They. Are. Back.


I gotta find a way to Spain to see them again....
Forum: Carpentry 03-07-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 12,511
Posted By Brutus
Hardwood flooring, last few rows?

SO, as many of you know, I switched from working new home framing to renovations about 6 months ago.

I have been on the same complete gut, reno/addition since I started with the company. I...
Forum: Carpentry 03-07-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,503
Posted By Brutus
Good luck, bud! I am sure you did great. I...

Good luck, bud! I am sure you did great.

I had a cigar and bottle of rum that I wasn't allowed to touch until I found out my results. It was a glorious day when I got them.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-01-2014, 03:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,268
Posted By Brutus
Used one for a bit don't remember much but. ...

Used one for a bit don't remember much but.

Crap.

Bulky base made it hard to see the cut line

Didn't come with the guide fence. They say in the manual it's an extra charge you have to order...
Forum: Carpentry 03-01-2014, 03:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,511
Posted By Brutus
Shot gun.

Shot gun.
Forum: General Discussion 02-28-2014, 09:04 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,715
Posted By Brutus
I have framed many homes with bearing/exterior...

I have framed many homes with bearing/exterior walls on 19.2 and the interior non bearing on 24

12' drywall was only used on the ceilings, 19.2 joists, but we strap on 16's here, so that's a non...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-22-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,730
Posted By Brutus
Hyva Teemu! Hyva Suomi!

Hyva Teemu! Hyva Suomi!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-22-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,730
Posted By Brutus
Gold medal game is tomorrow

Gold medal game is tomorrow
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-21-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,730
Posted By Brutus
Outside a local bar today.. ...

Outside a local bar today..

http://i.imgur.com/wUy984a.jpg

Based on the intersection (yea... I know downtown pretty well), I'm going to say that is Durty Nellys sign. Sweet drinking hole.

...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-15-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,749
Posted By Brutus
Going well,still outdoors though haha. Indoors...

Going well,still outdoors though haha. Indoors on Tuesday. I gotta finish a bit of siding on Monday. Then trim Tuesday
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-14-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,749
Posted By Brutus
I figured it would help with next weeks job. My...

I figured it would help with next weeks job. My height plus door/window casing could be an issue :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 02-14-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,784,036
Posted By Brutus
Having to tell the tapers that if they have to,...

Having to tell the tapers that if they have to, smoke their joint away from the site... not half in/half out the front door with two 5 years old 20 feet away :censored:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-20-2014, 08:02 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,286
Posted By Brutus
Man, that's an awesome door. I'd buy that for...

Man, that's an awesome door. I'd buy that for $500 and put it in my apartment. :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-19-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,784,036
Posted By Brutus
Using my 6 foot level as a straight edge to...

Using my 6 foot level as a straight edge to scribe a piece of window flashing. I some how messed up and my finger got in the way. Threw my knife, yelled at the lead to get something to wrap my...
Forum: Carpentry 01-18-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,662
Posted By Brutus
After my mishap the other day, while I was...

After my mishap the other day, while I was getting stitched up, Doc asked if I wanted better lighting to snap a few pics... :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-11-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 9,383
Posted By Brutus
Plus you can buy 100's of them for pennies on the...

Plus you can buy 100's of them for pennies on the dollar.

Sometimes, quantity has a quality all it's own.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-10-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,379
Posted By Brutus
Me too. I cut my own hair. :blink:

Me too.


I cut my own hair.

:blink:
Forum: Framing 01-10-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,473
Posted By Brutus
While I agree, the hangers in question were...

While I agree, the hangers in question were nailed with 16d nails. Which is why I suggested the palm nailer.
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