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Forum: Carpentry 02-10-2019, 09:57 PM
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If it were my house I would consider building...

If it were my house I would consider building panels of white slats to form an observed continuous soffit and shadow from below.

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Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2019, 12:35 AM
Replies: 12
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Yep... effervescence Sent from my SM-G930V...

Yep... effervescence

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Forum: General Discussion 01-22-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 323
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Oh boy, egg on my face! And to think I pride...

Oh boy, egg on my face! And to think I pride myself on this type stuff. Probably will die of dihydrogen monoxide poisoning dreaming about it.

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Forum: General Discussion 01-21-2019, 11:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 323
Posted By P42003
CO2 & Gas Space Heaters

Today I read this post reply...

"Tarp/Tent, big arse torpedo heaters. Heat for an hour before starting, heat the brick sand water and let em run dry after you're done"

...and it made me think...
Forum: Carpentry 12-21-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 7,882
Views: 1,520,507
Posted By P42003
On another recent thread here someone mentioned a...

On another recent thread here someone mentioned a minimum 6" distance between the valve and the spicket. Now we know why. Haha.

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-12-2018, 12:29 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,697
Posted By P42003
I had a carpenter tell me that the best cut was...

I had a carpenter tell me that the best cut was made by bringing the blade down in the middle of the workpiece, pulling it forward, then pushing it back.

Now, if this indeed reduces side flex of...
Forum: HVAC 12-08-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 771
Posted By P42003
That's not an appropriate comparison. You're...

That's not an appropriate comparison. You're comparing floor supplies to wall supplies, and the floor supply is almost always superior to a mid-wall supply due to a decrease in stratification,...
Forum: HVAC 12-08-2018, 12:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 771
Posted By P42003
Increasing the temperature differential between...

Increasing the temperature differential between the inside of the window verses the outside which then exponentially increases the air infiltration.

They're put under windows because "that's how...
Forum: General Discussion 12-08-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 567
Posted By P42003
Maybe remind him of the law of diminishing...

Maybe remind him of the law of diminishing returns and the caliber of recording that he will actually be doing verses what he wishes he could produce.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-21-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 508
Posted By P42003
I agree with HDavis regarding STONE wool (mineral...

I agree with HDavis regarding STONE wool (mineral wool):

"Water Repellent"

"ROCKWOOL stone wool is water repellent yet vapor permeable"

"The long-term R-value of stone wool is unaffected by...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-15-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,809,811
Posted By P42003
Anybody use Z "chains"? Sent from my...

Anybody use Z "chains"?

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Forum: General Discussion 11-15-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,261
Posted By P42003
https://wfnorman.com "From its...

https://wfnorman.com

"From its turn-of-the-century factory in Nevada, Missouri, the W. F. Norman Corporation still operates machines as old as the company itself. Production methods remain the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-14-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,054
Posted By P42003
http://vintagemachinery.org/classifieds/ads.aspx ...

http://vintagemachinery.org/classifieds/ads.aspx

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-14-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,054
Posted By P42003
There are old mortising machines on the market...

There are old mortising machines on the market which have the handy foot feed lever allowing both of your hands to move the stock and your foot to move the trunion. You'd have to inquire about the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2018, 08:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,101
Posted By P42003
A door frame and panel can be made thinner and...

A door frame and panel can be made thinner and with less material when the panel doesn't require a deep profile. It's a more "sustainable" use of materials than raised panel.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-11-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,101
Posted By P42003
Does anyone else think Shaker style doors...

Does anyone else think Shaker style doors (non-profiled panels) are the latest trend?

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Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2018, 06:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,261
Posted By P42003
Numerous stored items on a mezzanine...

Numerous stored items on a mezzanine floor/ceiling attached to non-reinforced masonry set in putty lime mortar above an occupied room...

Tell me this isn't in a seismic region.

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Forum: General Discussion 11-10-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,261
Posted By P42003
You stated that this is an old building, what...

You stated that this is an old building, what about a totally alternative ceiling idea:

Build a custom "drop ceiling" grid out of wood strips suspended with wire, and purchase new old-pattern...
Forum: Electrical 10-23-2018, 11:40 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,565
Posted By P42003
I'd probably put your friends free wire on a nail...

I'd probably put your friends free wire on a nail and instead run THWN in conduit to a middle hidden post. From there I'd install a 24 volt transformer controlled by a photocell and run my low...
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 823
Posted By P42003
Is there a vapor barrier under the shed, and/or...

Is there a vapor barrier under the shed, and/or does water pool under it?

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Forum: Vehicles 10-10-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,919
Posted By P42003
You might want to investigate an "automatic...

You might want to investigate an "automatic battery isolation device" so you don't run down your starting battery. I would go talk to a local independent battery specialist if you have one

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-10-2018, 07:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,357
Posted By P42003
http://www.garymkatz.com/ChartsDrawings/JeffBurks/...

http://www.garymkatz.com/ChartsDrawings/JeffBurks/theory.of.mouldings-LR.pdf

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-09-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,357
Posted By P42003
Here's kind of an example (turned sideways for...

Here's kind of an example (turned sideways for whatever reason).

Average eye height of 5 1/2 ft,

Distance from middle of room to "wall" with crown molding is 10 ft,

Height of crown molding...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-09-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,357
Posted By P42003
There is an old book online in PDF called "Theory...

There is an old book online in PDF called "Theory of Mouldings" (spelling?) that answers your question.

In a nutshell, the moulding is at the appropriate angle when the tangent of the curve(s) are...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-05-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,664
Posted By P42003
I personally believe the Iceman is also a...

I personally believe the Iceman is also a commensurate liar. Some of the replies to YouTube videos about him pick apart some of his stories and show how scientifically a few things just don't add up....
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