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Forum: Framing 02-21-2016, 10:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,069
Posted By JesseCocozza
If I understand this question right, you're...

If I understand this question right, you're better off downloading a Simpson catalog. They typically dictate how and where metal connectors are to be installed in order to achieve proper loads /...
Forum: Framing 02-21-2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,013
Posted By JesseCocozza
276569 I guess it would help if you could...

276569

I guess it would help if you could actually see all of the needed dimensions.
Forum: Framing 02-21-2016, 10:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,013
Posted By JesseCocozza
Hip Rafter Offset

The actual numbers are contingent on the two different pitch roofs. For instance. We just finished a trussed bastard roof last week. However, in order to layout the hip Jack and corner jack...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-06-2015, 06:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,769
Posted By JesseCocozza
Also, it's hard to tell what's going on, but is...

Also, it's hard to tell what's going on, but is that 2nd tread depth correct? It looks much narrower at the wall than the other treads.
Forum: Finish Carpentry 07-06-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 9,769
Posted By JesseCocozza
Skirt Board On Curved Stairs

I had the same issue on a set of elliptical curved stairs a few months back. We had to introduce two pitch changes on the outside radius and at the inside radius we had to keep the same pitch and the...
Forum: Framing 07-01-2015, 07:30 AM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
Yeah, I figured there was a detail. Ive just...

Yeah, I figured there was a detail. Ive just always been Weird about running fasteners through the veneers of LVL.

Btw, I wasn't questioning your ability. I was just curious.
Forum: Framing 07-01-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
That last picture is throwing me off. Is that all...

That last picture is throwing me off. Is that all thread going through the edge thickness of that yellow LVL? Seems like that should have been a different connection? I could be totally wrong, last...
Forum: Business 06-30-2015, 06:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,135
Posted By JesseCocozza
Why did you even bother depositing the check for...

Why did you even bother depositing the check for the exterior? Secondly, why did you start it if you knew you wouldn't be able to finish it? Sounds like you don't have a leg to stand on now. You...
Forum: Carpentry 06-29-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,399
Posted By JesseCocozza
Router Lift

I've got a JessEm router lift that I absolutely love. I've also got the incra ultra positioner with an auxiliary fence (not pictured below) that I made because I haven't sprung for the wonder fence,...
Forum: Framing 06-28-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
Random Framing Pics Thread.

Yeah, those hangers totally suck. Specially since they spec'd them for the dbl LVL's that come off diagonally to support those big overhangs. I talked them into deleting them and letting me bevel the...
Forum: Framing 06-27-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
Random Framing Pics Thread.

It's almost always floor trusses here. I think I've used TJI's three times in my life and they've been for rafters. Last house we framed 2 months ago was 8k sqft and 80% of it was TJI rafters to...
Forum: Framing 06-27-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
So you got the floor framing banged out in a day...

So you got the floor framing banged out in a day and those walls up on day 2 with 4 guys? I'd say your in pretty good shape.
Forum: Framing 06-27-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
How many sqft is that? How many guys on your crew?

How many sqft is that? How many guys on your crew?
Forum: Architecture & Design 06-25-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,178
Posted By JesseCocozza
I'm inspired by your generosity. Seriously Andy,...

I'm inspired by your generosity. Seriously Andy, way to go man.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-25-2015, 05:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,800
Posted By JesseCocozza
I've had great luck with the hitatchi's. Every...

I've had great luck with the hitatchi's. Every single senco coil,stick, & palm nailer I have owned has had issues with air leakage.
Forum: Framing 06-25-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
Random Framing Pics Thread.

http://www.dupont.com/content/dam/assets/products-and-services/construction-materials/assets/K16279-Residential-OpenStudWRB_102811.pdf

Or Wrinkles Really Bad / Wraps Residential Buildings
Forum: Construction 06-23-2015, 11:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,634
Posted By JesseCocozza
Best Practices Prior To Drywall Close In

1. Is a plumbing pressure test required in residential construction. Seems like good practice to me. Do you do this as part of your quality control? Code requirement? Water and waste line?

This...
Forum: Finish Carpentry 06-23-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,738
Posted By JesseCocozza
Dealing With Beam Height Offsets For Coffered Ceiling?

Well, you have the option like the computer sketch you did, but if the perimeter is a true half beam vs, just a band, then I personally would match the elevation. I would install all the nailers...
Forum: Framing 06-23-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
Yeah, Water Resistant Barrier.

Yeah, Water Resistant Barrier.
Forum: Framing 06-22-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2,279
Views: 385,655
Posted By JesseCocozza
How do you terminate the WRB with the windows and...

How do you terminate the WRB with the windows and doors already installed?
Forum: Construction 06-22-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,906
Posted By JesseCocozza
This was something I was pondering previously....

This was something I was pondering previously. The walls and floor are / will be insulated with packed shredded denim. So I'd image they will have some air leakage there.

I had no idea what a ERV...
Forum: Construction 06-21-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,906
Posted By JesseCocozza
Yeah, I understand where you're coming from. I'm...

Yeah, I understand where you're coming from. I'm just trying to point them in the right direction because I have no experience in building envelopes in colder climates. After doing some research and...
Forum: Technology 06-20-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,411
Posted By JesseCocozza
If you get quick books online you can link your...

If you get quick books online you can link your bank accounts and credit card accounts. You hit an "update button and all purchases load. It gets smarter the more you use and and has the ability to...
Forum: Construction 06-20-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,906
Posted By JesseCocozza
Thanks for the replies. I think they're going to...

Thanks for the replies. I think they're going to go with closed cell, as I've been informed that they will exceed height regulations by adding any materials to the roof decking.

That being said,...
Forum: Construction 06-19-2015, 10:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,906
Posted By JesseCocozza
It's only dried in currently. So, you're...

It's only dried in currently.

So, you're suggesting rigid foam with the metal installed over it? And then batt insulation in the bays, opposed to spray foam? Would they need to vent the roof then?...
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