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Forum: Framing 09-26-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,284
Posted By wallmaxx
label and upload the sketch with the perimeter...

label and upload the sketch with the perimeter (roof bearing) wall dimensions, roof pitch(s).

This is a very simple thing to do. I've done roofs like that solo. It takes all kinds of temporary...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-05-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 612
Posted By wallmaxx
Round went off in the tube. I wonder if that was...

Round went off in the tube. I wonder if that was our ammo or some knock off local stuff.

Bad day for sure.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-05-2017, 07:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 527
Posted By wallmaxx
YouTube is a hidden gem. It won't be long until...

YouTube is a hidden gem. It won't be long until the lawyers and government step in to wreck it.:censored:
Forum: New Member Introductions 04-30-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 667
Posted By wallmaxx
Welcome! I'm in Kitsap county. If I can...

Welcome!

I'm in Kitsap county. If I can ever help out my fellow Washingtonians I will.

Framing is awesome when it pays. Enjoy building great structures for people!
Forum: Framing 04-25-2017, 07:55 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 26,409
Posted By wallmaxx
Do you overcut?

Oh yeah. And any "overcut" is only on the saw side of the wood. The other side stops exactly at the intersection of the 90 degree other cut. (See the cad diagram)
Forum: Framing 04-24-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,275
Posted By wallmaxx
If you can post some clear pictures of the plans...

If you can post some clear pictures of the plans with real-world dimensions of what you have on-site, we might be able to help.

When I framed, I liked to calculate the entire roof out the night...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 04-22-2017, 07:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,704
Posted By wallmaxx
Another YouTube Find - Trim/Finish Carpenter

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYU9ctqfZCDdagNPfEzL6dg
Forum: Technology 04-16-2017, 06:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,422
Posted By wallmaxx
Unless you're talking vault seven level tech,...

Unless you're talking vault seven level tech, most of these problems only propagate themselves if the end-user actually "clicks" on something.

My mom called and was asking me about some thing with...
Forum: Framing 04-14-2017, 02:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,329
Posted By wallmaxx
Just leave the center raised up and call it a...

Just leave the center raised up and call it a required architectural feature as the HO trips over it.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-10-2017, 10:37 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,013
Posted By wallmaxx
Glad you're safe. I just drove into Puyallup...

Glad you're safe.

I just drove into Puyallup from Kitsap county an hour ago. I witnessed at least 5 people (all women) madly texting and driving. It's those distracted drivers that make it...
Forum: Technology 04-07-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,754
Posted By wallmaxx
Project delayed. My son impressed me...

Project delayed.

My son impressed me yesterday. We had something come up and I told him about it. He said let's wait (exact words were, "l can wait as long as I have to")

What an inspiration...
Forum: Carpentry 04-04-2017, 06:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,044
Posted By wallmaxx
Change the head? I've left it as...

Change the head?

I've left it as is......I'll go get it and take some close-ups for you.
Forum: Framing 04-04-2017, 05:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 8,648
Posted By wallmaxx
Bosch Bulldog Hammer Drill (awesome):thumbsup: ...

Bosch Bulldog Hammer Drill (awesome):thumbsup:
" SDS bit
4" x " Tapcons or similar

The drill eats through concrete under it's own minimal weight.

Impact drill drives the Tapcons down tight....
Forum: Carpentry 04-02-2017, 12:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,044
Posted By wallmaxx
Stiletto TB15MC TiBone 15-Ounce Titanium...

Stiletto TB15MC TiBone 15-Ounce Titanium Milled-Face Hammer...
Forum: Technology 04-02-2017, 12:19 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,754
Posted By wallmaxx
Building a smoking PC with my son

We home school.

My son is about to turn 13 in a month and he wants a PC to be able to play games with his online friends (PS4 and Xbox isn't enough I guess:no:). This will be a great opportunity...
Forum: Technology 03-27-2017, 03:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,723
Posted By wallmaxx
I've tried a trackball. I'd max out the...

I've tried a trackball.

I'd max out the mouse speed and still seemed to take too long to get where I needed.

In CAD apps, I tend to do a combination of max mouse speed setting (minimal travel)...
Forum: Technology 03-26-2017, 05:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,723
Posted By wallmaxx
It works so well, now both computers have one...

It works so well, now both computers have one...
Forum: General Discussion 03-26-2017, 12:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 712
Posted By wallmaxx
https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_i_7_9?url=se...

https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_i_7_9?url=search-alias%3Daps&field-keywords=stiletto+hammer&sprefix=stiletto+%2Caps%2C238&crid=35RAOHFFRXUBP

Amazon.....anywhere on earth
Forum: Technology 03-24-2017, 07:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,723
Posted By wallmaxx
Great Logitech Mouse

I've been using an apple Magic Mouse for most of my work over the last few years and the back of my hand is starting to get sore. I think its because I have to hold the sides of the mouse with thumb...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-24-2017, 01:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 736
Posted By wallmaxx
Is that the Viet Nam gun trucks? I guy I...

Is that the Viet Nam gun trucks?

I guy I know made E-6 over there. He's had to drive those truck once. What a tough and cool old bird he is. Also a 35 year retired GM mechanic. Great American.
Forum: Technology 03-23-2017, 10:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,838
Posted By wallmaxx
Chief Architect is amazing. I use it to get a...

Chief Architect is amazing.
I use it to get a pretty accurate model.
I don't know it well enough to make great layout pages.

Then I polish things with AutoCAD.
Just a personal preference.
...
Forum: Site Feedback and Suggestions 03-19-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,338
Posted By wallmaxx
Rediredcted to Adobe Flash or so it says

The "script" ran as soon as I clicked on P&R and the file downloaded immediately, without any input from me.

I'm not one who runs madly all over the internet clicking every pop up.

I've been...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-09-2017, 07:34 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 582
Posted By wallmaxx
They send you back the old passport with a hole...

They send you back the old passport with a hole punched through it.

It is a pretty quick process.
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2017, 08:05 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,206
Posted By wallmaxx
Bunch of PC babies. I LOVE how you...

Bunch of PC babies.

I LOVE how you approached this. You spoke the truth from who you are.

Yes she would shop your work to other cheaper and shady (cash-discount) hacks. I applaud your email...
Forum: Framing 03-04-2017, 07:28 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,235
Posted By wallmaxx
I ran into this somewhere along the way

I ran into this somewhere along the way
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