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Forum: General Discussion 08-11-2015, 02:38 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,868
Posted By kingcarpenter
Mark/trace inside drill hole in center to...

Mark/trace inside drill hole in center to outside. Use hole as center for duct drill holes around circle and chip out. Escution will cover. Foam & your done.
Forum: General Discussion 08-10-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,362
Posted By kingcarpenter
Looks like fidos arse. My guess would be where...

Looks like fidos arse. My guess would be where were you when it was being done. Concrete will crack to boot. Toe catcher for sure. Inspection at sale?
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2015, 09:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,155
Posted By kingcarpenter
I dont mean to imply either just not...

I dont mean to imply either just not understanding mingling with anyone who stomps the business into the ground. On the other hand its a different world out there nowdays. When youve been kicking it...
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,155
Posted By kingcarpenter
Your calling him a bud?

Your calling him a bud?
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-06-2015, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,711
Posted By kingcarpenter
Wood before iron. Ive bent miles of rail and some...

Wood before iron. Ive bent miles of rail and some tough ones. Its tons easier for the iron man to fit to wood than for the carp to fit to iron. No brainer
Forum: Decks & Fencing 08-06-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,789
Posted By kingcarpenter
PT lumber is prone to twist, check, waning,...

PT lumber is prone to twist, check, waning, cracking its a given.
Generals/Builders have material variances in contracts under warranty section such as dye lots, natural causes what have you. It...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-06-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,764
Posted By kingcarpenter
A firm knock on the wall and a keen ear have yet...

A firm knock on the wall and a keen ear have yet to fail me. My money would be much better spent taking the boys to Hooters a few times for some wings and eye poppin.
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2015, 05:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,543
Posted By kingcarpenter
Cant agree that a guy that does one trade is...

Cant agree that a guy that does one trade is worth twice as much as a guy you can send in with a punch list and can knock out several trades and do it well. A good punch man should get a trip fee for...
Forum: General Discussion 08-03-2015, 05:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,397
Posted By kingcarpenter
Your title reads tile and you cant figure out...

Your title reads tile and you cant figure out what the rate is or dont know material/labor prices. Like Aaron said tree fiddy is fair for both. Thats what I pay
Forum: Finish Carpentry 08-02-2015, 08:57 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,757
Posted By kingcarpenter
Canyon Lake

Canyon Lake
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2015, 06:25 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,696
Posted By kingcarpenter
narrow escapes and death defying close calls

Sam, Aaron and all other young guns out there. For what its worth I started wearing knee pads when I was your age and truly beleive it has helped my knees a great deal. Yea I dont like em pinching in...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-29-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,822
Posted By kingcarpenter
my son made the front page

Congrats. With those fine moves he will make a good cabinet man. Or anything he wants to be for that matter.
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 11,696
Posted By kingcarpenter
narrow escapes and death defying close calls

62 and pain free. Oh and did I say my 1st gig was a chinese fighter pilot. Hell im older than you and I feel like calling one of the boys in the morning to come snatch me out of bed with the lift....
Forum: General Discussion 07-26-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,726
Posted By kingcarpenter
the empty box trick

Dont know what kind of tools your using but Im not tossing any of my chit to some greenhorn from upstairs. Good way to screw up a good level or any tool for that matter. Might as well toss him some...
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,946
Posted By kingcarpenter
walked today

A&E I hear you brother. I dont hesitate to walk on these kind of conditions either. A lot of these generals/builders expect you to stoop for them. Dont get me wrong as Im a firm beleiver we are all...
Forum: General Discussion 07-22-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,946
Posted By kingcarpenter
walked today

Dont know what world you are living in but jump in my rig and you will find out what kind of austitic idiot I am really fast.
Forum: Help Wanted or Looking For Work 07-21-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,126
Posted By kingcarpenter
seeking new framing bids on custom home in dallas tx

So you are looking for a 3 buck a foot guy. Im in S.A. double that and I know a few framers in Fort Worth that might get out of bed to check it out. But likely not.
Forum: Construction 07-21-2015, 01:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,283
Posted By kingcarpenter
Im a really young kid that has a job with a friend

Everybody has to start out as new to the job and everybody on here did. They should not expect you to know everything from jump. Your friend will give you tips and before you know it you will be one...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-11-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 15,146
Posted By kingcarpenter
big decks

Yea Mike I've got a lead man I pay the same. But $300. a day is nothing compared to what he does. He keeps everything and everybody in shape like marching soldiers. Everybody likes and respects him...
Forum: Carpentry 07-11-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,756
Posted By kingcarpenter
hand rail question

Thanks raiman. This ol tech challenged geezer needs all the help he can get. Learning though with 3 new grandkids. As mentioned before did a lot of work in your Mount Adam area starting out with my...
Forum: Carpentry 07-11-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 6,756
Posted By kingcarpenter
Hand rail question

I would return it to wall as it should be. I do a 22 on long piece with a 22 return which looks much better. Leaving it flooping in the wind can be a hazard especially if it extends past wall. Ditto...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-10-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,143
Posted By kingcarpenter
priming over oil

Glidden gripper. Like you I used to shun their products until an old painter buddy of mine turned me on to the gripper. Used to paint apartments years ago to fill in and the pm bought nothing but...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 07-05-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 9,822
Posted By kingcarpenter
another deck collapses

I really am surprised we dont see a lot more of this here in south Tx. Mike. I would not wish that on anybody but any time one of these learn out of the book inspectors comes to a house new or pre...
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 07-02-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 11,376
Posted By kingcarpenter
Forgot to mention I let anything I hear from a...

Forgot to mention I let anything I hear from a salesman go as fast as I hear it. When you hear a line they learned time and time again from their little training session it gets old quick. My nail...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-29-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 33,095
Posted By kingcarpenter
bostitch vs paslode cordless framer

Yea cant gather how anyone would choose harbor freight over any quality tool. Unless they wanted to spend more time jacking with it than using it. As I've stated before its like using vautozone parts...
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