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Forum: Drywall 10-19-2020, 09:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 279
Posted By Tinstaafl
Yep. With the drywall already fastened to that...

Yep. With the drywall already fastened to that constantly shifting framing (which is extremely unlikely to stop doing that), a cover strip is almost a non-brainer. MOF, I go for that at the peak of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-16-2020, 07:49 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 19,368
Posted By Tinstaafl
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8E-VFrFBuY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P8E-VFrFBuY
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-15-2020, 09:00 PM
Replies: 560
Views: 19,368
Posted By Tinstaafl
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tr3nZpNHWnw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tr3nZpNHWnw
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-15-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 496
Posted By Tinstaafl
Learned it pounding sticks into the ground with...

Learned it pounding sticks into the ground with rocks.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-15-2020, 06:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 496
Posted By Tinstaafl
18 is my daily driver; 16 for stubborn stuff. Any...

18 is my daily driver; 16 for stubborn stuff. Any bigger than that, I'll just go with hand drives. :wheelchair:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-15-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 480
Posted By Tinstaafl
While I don't care for NPR's political leanings,...

While I don't care for NPR's political leanings, what keeps drawing me back to it is the science and nature programs. There's good stuff to be learned there, and really nowhere else on the radio that...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-13-2020, 07:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 480
Posted By Tinstaafl
Got it in one. :thumbsup: I gotta change...

Got it in one. :thumbsup:

I gotta change stations.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-13-2020, 06:00 PM
Replies: 3,151
Views: 91,369
Posted By Tinstaafl
Maybe not fun so much, but I imagine those last...

Maybe not fun so much, but I imagine those last three brain cells would appreciate it. :laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-13-2020, 05:23 PM
Replies: 3,151
Views: 91,369
Posted By Tinstaafl
Leo. Put your mask on.

Leo. Put your mask on.
Forum: General Discussion 10-12-2020, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 267
Posted By Tinstaafl
Hard to say without seeing it, but at the least...

Hard to say without seeing it, but at the least you'll need to remove a good bit of drywall. The enclosure is normally installed before drywall, tight against the studs.

You might be able to warp...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-12-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 480
Posted By Tinstaafl
Today's PC phrase

Heard on the radio:

"We can feed two birds with one piece of bread."

:rolleyes:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 10-12-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 193
Posted By Tinstaafl
How wide are the steps? 5/4 PT will work just...

How wide are the steps? 5/4 PT will work just fine for treads, but I wouldn't span it more than 16". That means three stringers at least.
Forum: Framing 10-11-2020, 08:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 318
Posted By Tinstaafl
Uh... Is that anything more than a glorified...

Uh... Is that anything more than a glorified skylight? What some people will spend...
Forum: General Discussion 10-10-2020, 09:42 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 475
Posted By Tinstaafl
He's just busy. Astonishingly, Life sometimes...

He's just busy. Astonishingly, Life sometimes interferes with CT.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-08-2020, 09:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 184
Posted By Tinstaafl
He's not banned. Hopefully just found other...

He's not banned. Hopefully just found other priorities.
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 10-08-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 610
Posted By Tinstaafl
I have no doubt you'll be able to find a...

I have no doubt you'll be able to find a substitute for that one when the new platform rolls out. You're resourceful. :thumbsup:
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 10-07-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 610
Posted By Tinstaafl
Other forums that have been switched to the new...

Other forums that have been switched to the new platform have the Thanks thing enabled, so I would assume that's just a matter of time and user demand. Give it a chance before bailing, guys. I've...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-07-2020, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 133,544
Posted By Tinstaafl
Time for a new screen name, kid. :thumbsup:

Time for a new screen name, kid. :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-07-2020, 10:06 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 2,691
Posted By Tinstaafl
Mine is a woman, ex-Air Force and very...

Mine is a woman, ex-Air Force and very tech-oriented. Uses text messaging and emails freely, but still has the git 'er done approach. My take is that she wouldn't be playing the game so much, but she...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-07-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 2,691
Posted By Tinstaafl
My dentist uses a one-page printed form for those...

My dentist uses a one-page printed form for those questions, which you fill out with a cute little 3" pencil that goes into the trash after using it. Only 30 seconds of mouthwashing. :thumbsup:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-06-2020, 05:45 PM
Replies: 4,007
Views: 114,639
Posted By Tinstaafl
Fair chance he never even gave it a thought....

Fair chance he never even gave it a thought. Those protocols don't seem to be high on the list these days except for old farts like us. I'd try to figure out a way to mention it to him...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-02-2020, 06:47 PM
Replies: 4,007
Views: 114,639
Posted By Tinstaafl
Thanks, guys. Just heard, they have everything...

Thanks, guys. Just heard, they have everything stitched up. Eyelid muscle got sliced and will need corrective surgery after everything heals up. Still no news on whether the eye will work.

He was...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-02-2020, 05:35 PM
Replies: 4,007
Views: 114,639
Posted By Tinstaafl
Not much gross visible in this pic. My boy lost...

Not much gross visible in this pic. My boy lost an argument with an angle grinder today; it skated across his face and nicked an eyeball. Haven't heard any details on just how it happened.

At last...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 10-02-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 365
Posted By Tinstaafl
I've been carrying a Leatherman for at least 25...

I've been carrying a Leatherman for at least 25 years. It actually has higher priority than my keys or wallet. Been through a couple of different models, had them repaired/replaced at no cost a...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-01-2020, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4,007
Views: 114,639
Posted By Tinstaafl
Bet you said "Oh, garsh." At least you can...

Bet you said "Oh, garsh."

At least you can still tell people they're #1, using sign language.
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