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Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-19-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 36
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Posted By NJGC
Makes perfect sense now lol. Very well done all...

Makes perfect sense now lol. Very well done all around!

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-17-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By Deckhead
Why? Curved railing is as strong as it gets. ...

Why? Curved railing is as strong as it gets. All the strength comes from corners and a curve is a continuous corner.

Nice work BTW. First one, you crushed it.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-16-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 36
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Posted By asevereid
I can't be certain... But it looks to me like...

I can't be certain... But it looks to me like that's just a shim to keep the stringer and the other trim in plane with each other.

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-15-2018, 01:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By Martin K
Very nice work. :thumbsup:

Very nice work. :thumbsup:
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-15-2018, 08:28 AM
Replies: 36
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Posted By Railman
The 2 outside layers are form clamp layers. The...

The 2 outside layers are form clamp layers. The next one is the side profile of rail. The filler layers have a bead & cove moulded into each of them for alignment. You could rip a rail down to do the...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-14-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By jhark123
I would say that's a very acceptable number of...

I would say that's a very acceptable number of hours, especially for your first time. Good job.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-14-2018, 10:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By Railman
The fact is, carpet is more user friendly &...

The fact is, carpet is more user friendly & comfortable on stairs than hardwood. Hardwood is also more of a fall hazard because it is slick. Most hardwood stairs end up with a carpet runner up the...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-14-2018, 08:45 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By AustinDB
looks great! I've done one and it was difficult...

looks great! I've done one and it was difficult but fun. I was however bummed that the HO wanted an ebony finish-all that work just to be 'covered' with a dark stain.

are you installing the...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-14-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By MTRmatt
Great job!!

Great job!!
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-13-2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By B.Johnson
Looks great! How many hours do you have into it?

Looks great! How many hours do you have into it?
Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-13-2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By StrongTower
Awesome! Iím 15 years in as a finish carpenter...

Awesome! Iím 15 years in as a finish carpenter and still havenít done a bender. Nice work


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Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-13-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By overanalyze
Fantastic! Sent from my SM-T310 using...

Fantastic!

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Forum: Finish Carpentry 01-13-2018, 08:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,245
Posted By asevereid
I can't see all the details that went on to the...

I can't see all the details that went on to the framing, but the finish looks good.
Nailed it.

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Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-26-2017, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,336
Posted By hdavis
I like it!:thumbsup:

I like it!:thumbsup:
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-26-2017, 05:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,336
Posted By SmallTownGuy
Decks look good to me!

Decks look good to me!
Forum: Decks & Fencing 09-25-2017, 11:32 PM
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Views: 1,336
Posted By Calidecks
I'm very particular about my spacing. I've been...

I'm very particular about my spacing. I've been known to spend a lot of time to make sure it's correct.

Your work looks good. Everything's clean. Nice job.


Mike.
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Forum: Carpentry 04-14-2017, 09:49 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,090
Posted By Justin Huisenga
It depends on the thickness. Usually no. I have...

It depends on the thickness. Usually no. I have a small fear of the biscuit shadowing through the joint. I switch to Franklin HiPur hotmelt for mdf casing.

For 3 1/2" mdf casing I will use...
Forum: Carpentry 04-14-2017, 08:12 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,090
Posted By Justin Huisenga
You can clamp out a gap over 1/4" with a...

You can clamp out a gap over 1/4" with a biscuited and clamped casing miter without it snapping. When nailed off it still looks to be in plane. The biscuit gives the joint its durability. You can...
Forum: Carpentry 04-14-2017, 07:17 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,090
Posted By TBM
Miterclamp.com, he is the maker of the clamps. He...

Miterclamp.com, he is the maker of the clamps. He also has a few books and whatnot filled with tips and techniques.
Forum: Carpentry 04-13-2017, 10:25 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,090
Posted By gbruzze1
Your way sounds painfully slow. No offense. ...

Your way sounds painfully slow. No offense.

In my opinion, the best way to install casing is like this. And it's the same way Justin does it, I believe. For measuring and marking: visit Jim...
Forum: Decks & Fencing 04-07-2017, 09:04 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 8,691
Posted By RobertCDF
Yeah that's 5-7 days for 2 good guys (8 hr days)....

Yeah that's 5-7 days for 2 good guys (8 hr days). Unless you can drive right up to the deck with the material and tool trailer.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-26-2017, 11:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,823
Posted By northern ace
We have hung several and always cover a part of...

We have hung several and always cover a part of the head casing. They are usually planned in advance so the framing isn't a problem. We have also used an undrilled track that we can drill ourselves...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-26-2017, 10:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,823
Posted By 5280carpenter
When we do these, the ideal scenario is to have a...

When we do these, the ideal scenario is to have a solid header all the way across behind the track. The opening has to be smaller than standard, so the track starts 2" to the jamb on the strike side...
Forum: Framing 02-24-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,228
Posted By tjbnwi
Add up all of your yearly expenses divide by 250....

Add up all of your yearly expenses divide by 250.

You can do payroll as a separate item.

Tom
Forum: Framing 02-24-2017, 09:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,228
Posted By Calidecks
Add up everything you spend on daily operations. ...

Add up everything you spend on daily operations.

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