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Forum: General Discussion 02-10-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,185
Posted By larry228
My red laser has replaced most levels for...

My red laser has replaced most levels for interior work. I still carry 2' and 4' stick, the 6' stick rarely leaves storage.
A green laser has been on my wish list for a long time, the improved...
Forum: General Discussion 12-28-2017, 11:10 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 10,802
Posted By larry228
My business model for 2018 involves entering more...

My business model for 2018 involves entering more contests like this, and a healthy dose of lottery tickets

I was forced to take some time off this year after a minor injury with a long recovery,...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 12-16-2017, 06:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,080
Posted By larry228
Fake News!!! This is a pretty cool...

Fake News!!!

This is a pretty cool collection she has left behind, thanks for sharing
Forum: HVAC 11-07-2017, 07:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,300
Posted By larry228
I don't think the thermostat should be optional. ...

I don't think the thermostat should be optional. This is the beauty of the pellet stove- it turns off before the room gets hot enough to roast the cat, turns back on before it gets too cold
I have...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-08-2017, 12:08 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,659
Posted By larry228
We might as well argue here about who likes...

We might as well argue here about who likes spinach and who doesn't. Ive always used blade right- one client suggested that I could perform delicate surgery with a circular saw, blade right of...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-26-2017, 06:42 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 9,968
Posted By larry228
I have the Bosch Colt for small stuff. Depth...

I have the Bosch Colt for small stuff. Depth adjustment is guess work at best.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 01-07-2017, 10:50 PM
Replies: 220
Views: 12,685
Posted By larry228
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pC2Ln_CI2TI ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pC2Ln_CI2TI

This kid is 13 years old when the video was made, phenomenal guitar player.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-28-2016, 06:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 611
Posted By larry228
In how many languages? I'm most offended by...

In how many languages?

I'm most offended by the instructions that use indecipherable pictures rather than writing just a few words of direction.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 12-22-2015, 11:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,611
Posted By larry228
Surely we're all waiting to hear your better...

Surely we're all waiting to hear your better results once you put on the festool paper. I've never looked back since I got my 150. Working with the vac, the paper lasts a long time without loading...
Forum: General Discussion 09-18-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 16,093
Posted By larry228
I think this guy saw the shed of doom posts and...

I think this guy saw the shed of doom posts and learned from their mistakes. If you recall, the original shed had no footings, the framing was right on the grass and the last update I searched, it...
Forum: Specialty Trades Picture Post 09-26-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,750
Posted By larry228
Nice work kowboy, looks like you pulled a diamond...

Nice work kowboy, looks like you pulled a diamond ring out of a pile of sh!t this time.
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,483
Posted By larry228
A great excuse to have a couple of drinks. Count...

A great excuse to have a couple of drinks. Count me in
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-24-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 4,465
Posted By larry228
Perhaps an appreciation of poetry is all in the...

Perhaps an appreciation of poetry is all in the way that it is presented.

Some time ago, a local radio station sponsored a poetry contest. The spokesman announcing the contest said "I can hear you...
Forum: Health & Safety 04-16-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,551
Posted By larry228
i"ve gotta preach here, sorry because I know you...

i"ve gotta preach here, sorry because I know you were kidding. NEVER mix tylenol with alcohol, it will f up your liver quickly

Advil if you have had anything to drink within a few hours

Hope...
Forum: Framing 10-13-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 14,515
Posted By larry228
In a basement, I like to set up a vertical line...

In a basement, I like to set up a vertical line laser and set the top and bottom plates to this. The line continues through and around obstructions and the plates are perfectly straight and plumb. A...
Forum: General Discussion 06-14-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,134
Posted By larry228
We all seem to be assuming that he was hired to...

We all seem to be assuming that he was hired to demo the building. Maybe he is the contractor that built it and the owner didn't pay him in full.
Forum: Framing 02-03-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,532
Posted By larry228
In the photo of the roof truss, the gusset looks...

In the photo of the roof truss, the gusset looks like it is a hinge. I suspect that the original house is a modular, the roof was folded down for transport and then pivoted into position on site.
Forum: General Discussion 04-17-2012, 08:54 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,950
Posted By larry228
12 hours is only a half day...

12 hours is only a half day...
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