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Forum: Drywall 03-28-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,601
Posted By Sir Mixalot
The good thing about a spray can is you can fog...

The good thing about a spray can is you can fog it for quick dry or do multiple coats and it helps the mesh tape stick real nice.

I do a lot of ceiling repairs: step throughs, water damage,...
Forum: Drywall 03-25-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,645
Posted By blacktop
No nails allowed on my jobs . At'least not for...

No nails allowed on my jobs . At'least not for the hangers !

I will use a few nails in certain areas where I see fit after the hangers are done . I don't care much for blisterd egg holes !...
Forum: Drywall 03-25-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,645
Posted By mako1
2 stars out of 5. We have one of the Senco...

2 stars out of 5.
We have one of the Senco strip deck screw thingies.I'm not up on part numbers like the rest of you guys are.I'm a dedicated tool junkie but could not name a part # on any of the...
Forum: Drywall 03-24-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 11,645
Posted By tccoggs
Joking aside, this technique exists, senco made...

Joking aside, this technique exists, senco made an air drywall nailer for years. Never saw it on a job but saw it used in factory built homes.

Not sure if its still sold but a roofing gun would...
Forum: Drywall 03-22-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,192
Posted By greg24k
If not mistaken in August of 2005 after storm...

If not mistaken in August of 2005 after storm katrina hit, there was sheetrock shortage and this is when a s^*t load of sheetrock was brought from china and 90% of it went down south.
Check with...
Forum: Drywall 03-15-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,946
Posted By Cubwelder
Here's a few pictures: ...

Here's a few pictures:
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Forum: Drywall 03-15-2015, 03:07 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,946
Posted By Cubwelder
New to auto tools and just used my new bazooka for the fist time!

Hey guys,

So Iím new to auto taping and just used my tools for the first time. To begin with, Iím a fairly decent hand taper and I wanted to get into auto tools to increase my productivity. I do...
Forum: Drywall 03-14-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,982
Posted By dsconstructs
I was considering trying "the whip" smaller...

I was considering trying "the whip" smaller version for mud pan mixing, but $40 kinda turned me off. Think I'll instead try something like that spade bit trick :thumbsup:
Forum: Drywall 03-14-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,982
Posted By Sir Mixalot
I don't have one of those.:no: Yet! :thumbup:

I don't have one of those.:no: Yet! :thumbup:
Forum: Drywall 03-11-2015, 11:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,006
Posted By charimon
Those darn Germans.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zzKWhuDfTCw

I was looking at Flex Grinders for hitting wall tile mortar and found this.
Forum: Drywall 03-11-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 9,982
Posted By mako1
Wish I'd have thought of that at the time.Maybe...

Wish I'd have thought of that at the time.Maybe tomorrow ,if he gets on my nerves again.i'll send him to the store for a 10" left handed knife.
Forum: Drywall 03-05-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,450
Posted By Quad Racer
I used the boxes back when I did commercial...

I used the boxes back when I did commercial drywall finishing. A whole different animal vertical seams vs horizontal. I'm all for learning new techniques but not under a time crunch. When there is a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-04-2015, 07:07 AM
Replies: 7,326
Views: 847,740
Posted By BBuild
Last time I was at Burns tool they gave me a new...

Last time I was at Burns tool they gave me a new cup for my koolaid and all I bought was a toolie.

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Forum: Drywall 02-27-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,450
Posted By TerryMc
That's funny.. I was the glued arm hair that...

That's funny..

I was the glued arm hair that was the tipping point.
Forum: Drywall 02-27-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 9,450
Posted By mako1
What are those tools going to cost to hang 100...

What are those tools going to cost to hang 100 boards and what will the setup and cleanup time be?How about the learning curve?
Not disagreeing just wondering if it's worth it for 100 boards.
Forum: Plumbing 02-18-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,541
Posted By Agility
My assumption has been that SharkBites are...

My assumption has been that SharkBites are marketed more towards homeowners because they'll only be buying materials for one project or repair.

I don't do the plumbing for my remodels but I have a...
Forum: Plumbing 02-18-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,541
Posted By sunkist
You forgot painters as well, Now having...

You forgot painters as well,
Now having said that went to bid a back splash, Customer said i have already painted the outlets :eek: the gfi was pluged, you could not tell the reset from the test...
Forum: Plumbing 02-18-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,541
Posted By jlsconstruction
I've always done my own plumbing when I'm legally...

I've always done my own plumbing when I'm legally allowed to, but I at least can sweat a fitting.
Forum: Drywall 02-18-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 79,170
Posted By illbuildit.dd
Ah ha I've never done it using glue. I like it.

Ah ha I've never done it using glue. I like it.
Forum: Drywall 02-18-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 79,170
Posted By OH_IO
Well there you have it. A bad tape job is a bad...

Well there you have it. A bad tape job is a bad tape job, wouldn't matter what tape they used if they can't tape w/o getting blisters. :laughing:
Forum: Drywall 02-17-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,943
Posted By brickhook
Even if kids don't follow their parents' foot...

Even if kids don't follow their parents' foot steps, I think it's a good idea that the kids know what Mama and Daddy do for a living.

Hopefully when a kid gets the cool $200 tennis shoes or the...
Forum: Drywall 02-17-2015, 12:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,943
Posted By blacktop
I remember dragging in the house one morning...

I remember dragging in the house one morning after staying out all night I was 17 I think.. I didn't even make it half way down the sidewalk When Dad walked out the front door and yelled ..Get In...
Forum: Drywall 02-17-2015, 09:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,943
Posted By brickhook
When I was a kid about your son's age, my Dad...

When I was a kid about your son's age, my Dad told me I could go out with my buddies Saturday evening after we got the foundation done.....after carrying 12" block all day , til dark. Id go home and...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-14-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,103
Posted By BCConstruction
Gonna wear both at the same time as i hate the...

Gonna wear both at the same time as i hate the cold :laughing:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 02-13-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,004
Posted By Deckhead
I'll chime in on the systainer junk thing. I had...

I'll chime in on the systainer junk thing. I had a sortainer and tackle box sitting on the tailgate as I whipped around a corner in my dually and managed to lose both at about 15 mph. The mercedes...
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