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Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-05-2016, 05:08 PM
Replies: 19,161
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Posted By Justin Huisenga
I don't run a ton of mdf trim but the stuff I do...

I don't run a ton of mdf trim but the stuff I do is ultralight. The density is lower so it eases up on blades a bit but the binders are still tough on the ATB points. ATB blades will cut mdf for a...
Forum: Vehicles 03-10-2016, 03:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,089
Posted By Peter_C
You should be able to change them yourself. Watch...

You should be able to change them yourself. Watch a youtube video on your truck before deciding. Pretty easy to do. Buy them off the internet. Go for the heaviest duty ones you can find.

Edit: BTW...
Forum: Vehicles 03-10-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,089
Posted By Randy Bush
IMO if you are pulling a trailer and it is loaded...

IMO if you are pulling a trailer and it is loaded heavy enough to make the back squat then you might need to do something to make the load ride level again. I run air bags on my dually and when...
Forum: General Discussion 03-08-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,459
Posted By Builders Inc.
Saw a bad wreck yesterday.

So I was at my deck in the office yesterday and I heard tires squealing. I jumped up just in time to see cap parts flying all over the place in the highway in front of our shop. There was a mustang...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-04-2016, 03:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,296
Posted By m1911
No such thing as a saw zaw

No such thing as a saw zaw
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-03-2016, 09:52 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,120
Posted By nailomatic
I was in a friend's house where I noticed that...

I was in a friend's house where I noticed that the baseboards were square cut and butted against the next one. Nobody noticed. Except me. And, I didn't say anything. Of course not. I grabbed...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-23-2016, 08:21 AM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,956,190
Posted By Leo G
I got an extra cord with my Ceros. So I have...

I got an extra cord with my Ceros. So I have about 30' of vacuum hose and electrical cord on my sander. Generally I just put it in the middle of the shop and I can sand just about anywhere without...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-22-2016, 11:17 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,956,190
Posted By Leo G
36 grit. I've used both. The Ceros for a...

36 grit.

I've used both. The Ceros for a long time and the Deros for about a week. I prefer the Ceros by a lot. Much smaller sander, size is equivalent to a Dynabrade with the same power. ...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-06-2016, 02:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,380
Posted By Leo G
If you are going to paint wood, then the grain...

If you are going to paint wood, then the grain will show though. Unless you take extreme measures to hide it. Hi Build Primer and a heavy sand. Then another coat of primer and a medium scuff. ...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-06-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,380
Posted By hdavis
Sanding sealers help with this. Shellac dries...

Sanding sealers help with this. Shellac dries fast. The down side is gumming your sand paper.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-05-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,380
Posted By Anderson
If your doing paint grade why use hemlock?? ...

If your doing paint grade why use hemlock??
Poplar is all we use for paint grade
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-05-2016, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,380
Posted By illbuildit.dd
in my experiences, those are very hard to hide...

in my experiences, those are very hard to hide because of the various hardnesses throughout the grain. i use maple or poplar if i want a perfect finish. I can't ever get rid of the grain except maybe...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-27-2016, 11:23 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,956,190
Posted By GregB
Stubby or Screw Machine Mechanics, Jobber, ...

Stubby or Screw Machine
Mechanics,
Jobber,
Aircraft

In order of length for a given size.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-24-2016, 10:37 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 15,505
Posted By Tylerwalker32
I have both the dewalt, and kapex. I ran the...

I have both the dewalt, and kapex. I ran the dewalt for years it was a solid saw and I produced some great work with that saw, I'd buy another in a heartbeat. As for the kapex, it's a great saw with...
Forum: Carpentry 01-20-2016, 10:17 PM
Replies: 7,882
Views: 1,520,507
Posted By Stunt Carpenter
I think we need to get carpentry to be a mandated...

I think we need to get carpentry to be a mandated journeymen like plumbing and electrical


builddaley.com
Forum: General Discussion 01-16-2016, 05:15 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,957
Posted By madrina
Year before last I started coating countertops...

Year before last I started coating countertops with metallic epoxy. All the customers knew that this was a experiment.. and all turned out well. But on the last one I did, I was in a hurry to...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-10-2016, 08:08 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 24,119
Posted By charimon
For scrubbing you want to exchange your air 6-8...

For scrubbing you want to exchange your air 6-8 times an hour.
there fore the CFM is based on room size.
Work area control you want to place the unit near your source to direct air flow from...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-03-2016, 03:54 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,895
Posted By txgencon
I always set all doors the same without regard to...

I always set all doors the same without regard to the future floor covering. I don't understand why you would install them differently. What if you have a door with carpet right next to (or very...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-01-2016, 10:04 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,147
Posted By WarnerConstInc.
Yes they do, apparently he is out of money...

Yes they do, apparently he is out of money though. :rolleyes:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 12-04-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,015
Posted By Xtrememtnbiker
http://www.contractortalk.com/f22/things-i-love-13...

http://www.contractortalk.com/f22/things-i-love-138172/index198/

Post #3956
Forum: Tools & Equipment 11-30-2015, 02:43 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 6,061
Posted By Rustbucket
If you're looking for "dead nuts accuracy", you...

If you're looking for "dead nuts accuracy", you will unfortunately not find it. Everything expands and contracts. Science has even gone away from using the official reference meter, yard, foot etc...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-31-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,909
Posted By Golden view
What the hell is wrong with a thermos?

What the hell is wrong with a thermos?
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-29-2015, 09:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 16,318
Posted By Xtrememtnbiker
Festool T-lock's are the fastest/easiest system...

Festool T-lock's are the fastest/easiest system to use though.

IMO of course... :whistling
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-08-2015, 11:47 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 68,027
Posted By tjbnwi
Tom

Tom
Forum: Finish Carpentry 02-07-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,918
Posted By hdavis
I've never installed it as a package, but I've...

I've never installed it as a package, but I've replaced pieces. Around here, it's either part of a craftsman style or just a very inexpensive trim.
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