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Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 736
Posted By Railman
Very nice Pin!

Very nice Pin!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-04-2019, 05:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 460
Posted By Railman
Rest in peace Jason. I will pray that his wife &...

Rest in peace Jason. I will pray that his wife & family can also find peace in his passing.
Forum: Carpentry 04-10-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 349
Posted By Railman
I'd slot cut spline the entire edge for snug...

I'd slot cut spline the entire edge for snug spline, just short of visible front. Use dog bone bolts just at front and back. Do about 12" at center glued tight. That way front & back could expand, &...
Forum: Carpentry 04-05-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 642
Posted By Railman
You can zero in bubble vials on an aluminum...

You can zero in bubble vials on an aluminum level. You 1st mark plumb by the 180' flip method, & then place level on that line. Next step is to loosen vial screws, & adjust til it reads plumb. Level...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-01-2019, 02:37 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 3,485
Posted By Railman
My son just adopted this bundle of energy. He's...

My son just adopted this bundle of energy. He's an Australian Sheep Dog.
His name is Max.
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Forum: Finish Carpentry 03-13-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,607
Posted By Railman
We have been using TBIII for about 25 years on...

We have been using TBIII for about 25 years on our curved rail glue ups, without any issues. As mentioned by Pin, III gives more time to get claps set correctly on complicated glue ups. I've never...
Forum: Business 03-06-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,151
Posted By Railman
One of my favorite lines... " There's a fine...

One of my favorite lines...
" There's a fine line between being patient and being a fool!"
Forum: Drywall 03-06-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,084
Posted By Railman
What length screws are you using?

What length screws are you using?
Forum: Health & Safety 02-24-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
So about 4 days after 1st round of chemo, I had a...

So about 4 days after 1st round of chemo, I had a ruptured small intestine near my ileum (small to large intestine transition). This happened at about 3 am in the morning after a huge dinner the...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-23-2019, 12:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
Today with seasonal beard...

Today with seasonal beard...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-23-2019, 10:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
My wife won't have anything to do with him...

My wife won't have anything to do with him anymore. She was in tears trying to make the original appointments, & she is a nursing professor at Xavier University. She also went through a bout with...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-23-2019, 10:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
I had been feeling run down, & tired very easily...

I had been feeling run down, & tired very easily for 3 or 4 months prior to final diagnosis. Me & my wife knew something was going on, but my primary doc let me down, because he couldn't see me for a...
Forum: General Discussion 02-19-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 376
Posted By Railman
just so you know...;) "I am using this on...

just so you know...;)

"I am using this on walls in a 6 story apartment complex so it will be exposed to the elements for a number of weeks."
Forum: Health & Safety 02-18-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
Raising arms was ok, but raising legs was a...

Raising arms was ok, but raising legs was a major. It was extremely difficult to even get out of the hospital bed. My knees, & ankles at time wouldn't bend, & couldn't bear weight due to all the...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-17-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
I'm up to 176, & gaining daily. I'd like to be at...

I'm up to 176, & gaining daily. I'd like to be at about 185 in the end. The bigger issue is strength. For every day in hospital, it takers 5 days to recover. I was in hospital on 4 different...
Forum: Health & Safety 02-17-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 886
Posted By Railman
Doc said I've got some good news, & some bad news...

Doc said "I've got some good news, & some bad news"

The bad news was that I had a crap sandwich.
The good news was that it was better than no sandwich at all.

That was last June, about 5 days...
Forum: General Discussion 06-03-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 16,645
Posted By Railman
Her is a link to some circa 1937 patents by...

Her is a link to some circa 1937 patents by Ulrich Finsterwalde ( Nazi Germany) on concrete truss design. In it, he talks about how the node areas don't work well in concrete....not nearly as well as...
Forum: General Discussion 06-02-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 16,645
Posted By Railman
Preliminary report... ...

Preliminary report...
https://www.ntsb.gov/investigations/AccidentReports/Reports/HWY18MH009-prelim.pdf
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-22-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 510
Posted By Railman
"Das Boot"

"Das Boot"
Anyone see it?
It's a German production of a 1941 German u-boat.

I watched it for the 1st time last night. I found myself mesmerized by it. I constantly watch WWII docs, & movies,...
Forum: Carpentry Picture Post 05-19-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,124
Posted By Railman
I would assume the ceiling is white! And in...

I would assume the ceiling is white!
And in Fla, the register would be in the ceiling.
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Forum: Flooring 05-14-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,244
Posted By Railman
Looks just like a black semi-transparent stain on...

Looks just like a black semi-transparent stain on oak should!
Besides, it perfectly matches you toe nail polish!
Forum: Vehicles 05-08-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 11,852
Posted By Railman
As far as broken plugs... yes. If the 8th...

As far as broken plugs... yes.

If the 8th digit in VIN is an L, its a 2 valve head.
To date, all vans still use 2 valve heads. The pickup/F-series are a mixed bag of 2 & 3 valve heads.

...
Forum: General Discussion 05-08-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 16,645
Posted By Railman
Here's the crack pict I was looking for. It would...

Here's the crack pict I was looking for. It would have allowed #11 to slide toward #12 needed amount for the fillet to explode. There are 3 different cracks in pict, so it may have been more...
Forum: General Discussion 04-28-2018, 04:15 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 16,645
Posted By Railman
Said #11 to #12 fillet connection. 448794

Said #11 to #12 fillet connection.
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Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-28-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,487
Posted By Railman
On 100ft & mason line, figure about 1/4" sag &...

On 100ft & mason line, figure about 1/4" sag & you'll be plenty close for a fence.
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