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Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-29-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 19,539
Posted By BBuild
The 18vX2 tools I've have are awesome. The 7.5"...

The 18vX2 tools I've have are awesome. The 7.5" sliding miter saw will cut trim all day without even needing to check battery life.

The track saw has completely replaced my TS55 and the added...
Forum: Remodeling 09-07-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,488
Posted By BBuild
I decided against the build clean because of it's...

I decided against the build clean because of it's 360 degree intake and it's almost twice the price. I wanted to be able to set the unit in a doorway or an opening in a plastic curtain wall so I...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-04-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
That's one hell of a score. I thought I did good...

That's one hell of a score. I thought I did good paying 499 with 4 batteries.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-21-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
That's a good light but the cord wrap is a little...

That's a good light but the cord wrap is a little flimsy. Mine broke within the first week.

I like the fact that when the battery runs out it drops to only one LED instead of just shutting off...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-13-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,512
Posted By BBuild
Close call 440450 440458

Close call
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-12-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,512
Posted By BBuild
It's a chit show but a lot of people have little...

It's a chit show but a lot of people have little 1 or 2 car driveways. Couple years back during the 100" winter they made most side streets temporary one ways the banks were so big.

I'm just glad...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-12-2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 3,512
Posted By BBuild
It's looking like I could get 18-24. I'll use the...

It's looking like I could get 18-24. I'll use the down time to finalize my taxes and then some r&r in between snow blower runs. Worst part is it is going to drag into Wednesday morning.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-04-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
I wish I knew about that adapter before I bought...

I wish I knew about that adapter before I bought 2 extra batteries for my new airstrike nailers. The Ryobi batteries really struggle in the cold and my kit came with the slow charger.
Forum: Painting & Finish Work 01-13-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,881
Posted By BBuild
I like the stainless skin idea on the door and...

I like the stainless skin idea on the door and would also go with POR on the post. Get the small starter kit with the cleaner and prep solution included.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 01-07-2018, 09:45 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,685
Posted By BBuild
I use Knipex cobolt cutters. They put regular...

I use Knipex cobolt cutters. They put regular side cutters and end nippers to shame.

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Forum: New Member Introductions 12-21-2017, 05:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 676
Posted By BBuild
Welcome to the crew, you've found the right...

Welcome to the crew, you've found the right place.
Those are big money towns to be flipping in too, good for you man.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-07-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
That’s the plan. They’re 16X16X1 so not the most...

That’s the plan. They’re 16X16X1 so not the most common size.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 12-07-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
I finally picked up an air cleaner. I put about...

I finally picked up an air cleaner. I put about 30 hours on the first one and decided to order a second. They seem to work much better in pairs and can be stacked.

This unit has a few features I...
Forum: Landscaping 10-05-2017, 04:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,595
Posted By BBuild
I just got the newer brushless model XBU02. It's...

I just got the newer brushless model XBU02. It's pretty impressive for battery powered and is comparable to my 2 stroke Echo.

At full speed it eats up batteries very fast though so it may not...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 10-03-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,732
Posted By BBuild
You got me curious so I had to look it up. In MA...

You got me curious so I had to look it up. In MA to remove asbestos you need to be certified and licensed through the state Department of Labor Standards and there is only one landfill in the state...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 10-03-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,732
Posted By BBuild
I was referring to the type you posted. It was a...

I was referring to the type you posted. It was a rental that was very old and heavy.

Maybe it was user error but I tried chopping fast and hard, easy and slow. No matter what I did they would...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 10-03-2017, 06:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,732
Posted By BBuild
I've tried using shears before and it was...

I've tried using shears before and it was crushing and breaking the shingle a lot. I ended up renting a wet saw and it worked very well.

If it's just a couple of pieces I'll freehand cut with an...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 09-27-2017, 07:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,946
Posted By BBuild
I just recently had Burns tool in Fall River...

I just recently had Burns tool in Fall River sharpen 2 ts55 blades for me. Both of them had a good amount of surface rust that they cleaned up and engraved my name on.

Pricing seems good and turn...
Forum: Carpentry 09-22-2017, 03:41 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 17,488
Posted By BBuild
So do I but it's too bad the batteries won't take...

So do I but it's too bad the batteries won't take or hold a charge.

I'm still bitter that they didn't make the M18 batteries backwards compatible with the V18 tools.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-21-2017, 12:12 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
2 new finish guns. Hitatchi 16g, an Omer 18g, and...

2 new finish guns. Hitatchi 16g, an Omer 18g, and the new 6oz gluebot

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Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-21-2017, 06:27 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,380
Posted By BBuild
Yes the picture I posted was taken after I had...

Yes the picture I posted was taken after I had swapped bases.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-19-2017, 11:41 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,380
Posted By BBuild
Trim routers

I'll give it a try if I find some scrap. I just checked and have plenty of azek trim and some ipe but no composite decking laying around.

I know dust collection is not that great with the corded...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-19-2017, 11:23 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,380
Posted By BBuild
I just got mine today. Played with it real quick...

I just got mine today. Played with it real quick and it seems nice. Plenty of power to spin a 3/8 round over through poplar.

It's a little heavy but has good balance. Nice soft start and brake....
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-09-2017, 09:38 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 3,966
Posted By BBuild
I've seen Lynyrd Skynyrd once. Tom Petty and...

I've seen Lynyrd Skynyrd once.
Tom Petty and the heartbreakers twice.
I think I've seen Jimmy Buffet at least three times but those shows tend get a little foggy memory wise.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 08-03-2017, 08:54 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,982,860
Posted By BBuild
Only used it two days but feels good so far. Nice...

Only used it two days but feels good so far. Nice smooth soft start and brake that don't jerk. The head glides nice and the rails feel stout.

The base is very large which I like but the entire...
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