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Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-09-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 19,161
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Posted By Brutus
Somedays my hungover walks around tools stores...

Somedays my hungover walks around tools stores pay off.

I wouldn't have noticed the saw if my mum didn't call. I was about to go to the cash, and I didn't want to be on the phone paying for the...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-07-2014, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,057
Posted By Brutus
My buddy joked ''you pretty much bought a blade...

My buddy joked ''you pretty much bought a blade and got a free saw!''

Until I told him it only came with a 24 tooth blade... I'm going shopping tomorrow for some nice blades.

The Ryobi 10''...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-07-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,057
Posted By Brutus
Mine came with a multi bit screwdriver for 16$

Mine came with a multi bit screwdriver for 16$
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-07-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,057
Posted By Brutus
Can always pick up one of these.. :laughing:

Can always pick up one of these..

:laughing:
Forum: Tools & Equipment 06-07-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 19,161
Views: 1,935,057
Posted By Brutus
Well... I fell off the wagon. And bought a green...

Well... I fell off the wagon. And bought a green mitre saw

Among hand tools and a 1/4 sheet sander... today was this.

Listed at 85$ clearance.. talked to the guy in the store, dropped to 75$....
Forum: Carpentry 05-26-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,171
Posted By Brutus
Local code book should be pretty helpful on this.

Local code book should be pretty helpful on this.
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,703
Posted By Brutus
Why isn't a possibility to get hands on...

Why isn't a possibility to get hands on experience?
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-25-2014, 07:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 841
Posted By Brutus
After the hockey game.

After the hockey game.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-14-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,128
Posted By Brutus
Very humid and wet climate here. Killed...

Very humid and wet climate here.

Killed two in as many weeks. I'll stick with the Irwins. At least when I kill one, I am only out $8 instead of $28
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-14-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,322
Posted By Brutus
Shoot bottom, remove hand, shoot top. I've...

Shoot bottom, remove hand, shoot top.

I've seen two guys shot going top to bottom. One even had his hand far back, fractured his thumb.
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,920
Posted By Brutus
Uh oh.. I hope that doesn't happen. It...

Uh oh..

I hope that doesn't happen. It almost seemed like so much work for almost nothing, you can't really see them with the rail.
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,920
Posted By Brutus
Exterior grade glue and 2-1/2 galvanized finish...

Exterior grade glue and 2-1/2 galvanized finish nails

Thanks all
Forum: General Discussion 04-03-2014, 06:37 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,920
Posted By Brutus
More photo dump of trials of a framer entering...

More photo dump of trials of a framer entering the renos world.

And Im back at 'er!

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v173/Unknown-Soldier/2014-03-24115547_zpsc173c36e.jpg

tread detail
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Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-22-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 14,125
Posted By Brutus
I like my stuff better. I don't mind using my...

I like my stuff better. I don't mind using my circ saw or jig saw as long as it is just me and they supply blades.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-21-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,877
Posted By Brutus
I haven't used the Ryobi. But, I have used...

I haven't used the Ryobi.

But, I have used the Dewalt, it's alright. It seems unnecessarily large. I still prefered a hosed gun to the cordless.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-18-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,880
Posted By Brutus
Same here. The company I work for now,...

Same here.

The company I work for now, though, has a strict no smoking on site policy.

Sub trades included.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-18-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,880
Posted By Brutus
I don't know about Ontario, but in Nova Scotia,...

I don't know about Ontario, but in Nova Scotia, there is a "No smoking in the work place" law in effect.

If the labour board is feeling in a bad mood, they can fine even roofers for having a...
Forum: General Discussion 03-15-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,920
Posted By Brutus
Getting a variety of work, so it's been pretty...

Getting a variety of work, so it's been pretty alright.
Forum: Carpentry 03-14-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 33,517
Posted By Brutus
They hand ya a bottle o' screech as you're...

They hand ya a bottle o' screech as you're walking out the door, too?!

:laughing:
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 03-14-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,006
Posted By Brutus
You can tell who the old school framers are by...

You can tell who the old school framers are by the comments here...
Forum: Carpentry 03-14-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 33,517
Posted By Brutus
Nova Scotia is WAY over charging then.

Nova Scotia is WAY over charging then.
Forum: Tools & Equipment 03-14-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 29,621
Posted By Brutus
I make my own out of 5/4x4 and 2x6.... 2'...

I make my own out of 5/4x4 and 2x6....

2' long legs, 2x6 top 3' long, edges ripped at 5* with spreaders 1' off the ground. PL and screw it together.
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,920
Posted By Brutus
Kinda. I was outside today, working on the deck...

Kinda. I was outside today, working on the deck some more, that is a pick away project when we are waiting for something else to be delivered for inside work.

It was 3* F this morning and...
Forum: General Discussion 03-14-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,077,920
Posted By Brutus
I have a milk crate with all my stuff that I...

I have a milk crate with all my stuff that I carry around from window to window. Nails, glue, pry bar, scraper bar, shims and my hand tools.

I'm too lazy to make my own shims :laughing:

Boss...
Forum: Carpentry 03-14-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 33,517
Posted By Brutus
Costs like 700$ to challenge. Read up on...

Costs like 700$ to challenge.

Read up on your commercial concrete ;)
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