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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-23-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,872
Posted By pritch
To the original question: Hell no. I get three...

To the original question: Hell no. I get three weeks now!:whistling
Forum: Plumbing 06-22-2016, 09:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,469
Posted By pritch
I've been in my house 17 years and have had one...

I've been in my house 17 years and have had one all along. I had it pumped a couple years after we moved in, but it has been fine ever since. My dad was a plumber, BTW, and he never saw a problem...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 06-20-2016, 10:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,447
Posted By pritch
I wonder how protected they would be if one...

I wonder how protected they would be if one started knockin' a hole in the side of the White House?:laughing:

I don't shoot them. No point in having 2 holes in the side of the house. I found a...
Forum: Health & Safety 06-06-2016, 10:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,401
Posted By pritch
I'm skeptical too. That being said, I probably...

I'm skeptical too. That being said, I probably have it. But here's what pisses me off: I have to get a DOT medical card in order to drive a company truck. The Govt has been going back and forth on...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-27-2016, 11:18 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,759
Posted By pritch
Tell that to the guy who just got replaced. Then...

Tell that to the guy who just got replaced. Then duck, 'cause he's gonna take a swing.

With more and more people, and fewer and fewer jobs, there's gonna be a tipping point. People are gonna eat,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-18-2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 6,580
Posted By pritch
I find that the higher the quality of the liquor,...

I find that the higher the quality of the liquor, the less the hangover. Except for when I get into the Jager. Then it's all of the above.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-08-2016, 09:13 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 3,663
Posted By pritch
Nice asphalt back yard for the kids to play on

Nice asphalt back yard for the kids to play on
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-08-2016, 11:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,556
Posted By pritch
A few years ago, The Utaliban decreed that newer...

A few years ago, The Utaliban decreed that newer vehicles need only be inspected every other year. I don't know what the cut-off is, but I think my 2011 Dodge do't need one this year. My '68 Chevy...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-04-2016, 09:33 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,232
Posted By pritch
I mis-spent some of my youth working on the...

I mis-spent some of my youth working on the drilling rigs around here and up in Wyoming. Some in SoCal-on a platform off Huntington Beach and a land rig in Long Beach. I did it until I had 2 kids and...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-04-2016, 09:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 950
Posted By pritch
That's going to take a conspiracy. That barrel...

That's going to take a conspiracy. That barrel gonna weigh over a ton and your gonna need help getting it in a boat.:whistling
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-28-2016, 09:03 PM
Replies: 358
Views: 16,998
Posted By pritch
A few examples of my favorite- North Mississippi...

A few examples of my favorite- North Mississippi Hill Country Blues. This is where rock & roll came from.

https://youtu.be/ueQGgqzuWQ0

https://youtu.be/3IEkyZWDikU
...
Forum: General Discussion 04-24-2016, 12:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,282
Posted By pritch
This was a fun one. As part of the project, we...

This was a fun one. As part of the project, we had to erect 2 60' masts for windmills. The steel erector and I thought about it for a long time and came up with this.

First, dig a hole. It is much...
Forum: Concrete & Paving 04-22-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,410
Posted By pritch
This little footing had a semi-high Degree of Difficulty...

4' X 4' X 36' with a corner and 2 bulkheads:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y55/gpritch/work/IMG_7161_zpsevnidgmh.jpg

I am adding onto a building and along 2 sides of the existing the...
Forum: Construction 04-20-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,301
Posted By pritch
I always guarantee mine against theft and fire,...

I always guarantee mine against theft and fire, too!:laughing:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-14-2016, 09:36 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 17,224
Posted By pritch
These work the best, but pushing 500 bones,...

These work the best, but pushing 500 bones, they're a little pricy unless you do a lot of doors:

http://i3.photobucket.com/albums/y55/gpritch/tools/finger%20sander_zpsdpxmju2i.jpg
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-09-2016, 11:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,837
Posted By pritch
Naw man, they run the supply from the tank on the...

Naw man, they run the supply from the tank on the truck into the meter. I didn't ask for too much technical information, just watched them do it. They said the only drawback is sometimes if it is...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 04-07-2016, 09:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,837
Posted By pritch
Something to file away about disrupting gas service

This little addition I'm working on required moving the gas service. Not really moving, but just adding some length to the poly so it would miss the corner of the building. Usually, this would mean...
Forum: Concrete & Paving 04-06-2016, 09:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,551
Posted By pritch
We see pull-tests spec'ed often on seismic...

We see pull-tests spec'ed often on seismic upgrades. I'm a believer of how well epoxies hold if prepped correctly-- holes cleaned out and dry, bar clean and dry, yada yada.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-02-2016, 09:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,175
Posted By pritch
If I ask our tool crib for a chop saw, I would...

If I ask our tool crib for a chop saw, I would expect one like the picture in the original post to be waiting on the bench for me, but if I ask for a cut-off saw, I would expect one like this:
...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-20-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,127
Posted By pritch
Maybe he realizes the fact that nothing has ever...

Maybe he realizes the fact that nothing has ever gotten cheaper when robots make it. The fat cats just more in their pockets.

Myself, when I'm at a store that offers a self-check line and they...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-19-2016, 11:02 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,127
Posted By pritch
Dang. I used to like Carl's Jr., too. I'll just...

Dang. I used to like Carl's Jr., too. I'll just add them to my personal banned list, joining BK and KFC (just to name a couple)

Actually, I thought they sold out when they changed the name of...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-12-2016, 07:30 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,858
Posted By pritch
They haven't mentioned any spending on hookers....

They haven't mentioned any spending on hookers. It's not a true scandal until hookers are involved...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-05-2016, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4,162
Views: 154,406
Posted By pritch
I agree. I make some killer breakfasts. Pretty...

I agree. I make some killer breakfasts. Pretty much all I cook on is cast iron.

Not a breakfast, but lately I have been working on a red beans & rice that is amazing!
...
Forum: Pest Control 03-01-2016, 09:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,956
Posted By pritch
Box Elder trees are very common here in Utah. We...

Box Elder trees are very common here in Utah. We even have Box Elder County.

Pritch's Fun Fact: A few years ago, someone at the driver's licence department had the great idea of printing the...
Forum: Pest Control 02-29-2016, 11:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,956
Posted By pritch
Thanks for the tips, guys. After weighing the...

Thanks for the tips, guys. After weighing the options, I decided to vacuum them up. Takes about 20 minutes after work and I have noticed each days catch is smaller than the day before. :thumbup:...
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