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Forum: General Discussion 10-21-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,886
Posted By BattleBornNV
Here, Iíve always started my spring building for...

Here, Iíve always started my spring building for the winter. Pencil out a CPM schedule to get and idea of where I think I would be in the process, and when, then design a path that maximizes or fast...
Forum: Framing 08-16-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
I was building a parking structure n the middle...

I was building a parking structure n the middle of a complex about 18 years go and just happened to be setting forms for the upturn beam on the side where a 10 story steel structure was just...
Forum: Framing 08-14-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
Oh you bet. They are worse now. I (the GC) get...

Oh you bet. They are worse now. I (the GC) get called into mediation and have to present all of the documentation that I keep AGAINST my own subcontractors. It sucks.
I have to cover my arse or I...
Forum: Framing 08-14-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
And if anyone thinks OSHA is bad, talk about...

And if anyone thinks OSHA is bad, talk about MSHA. You guys think we have it rough above ground?


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Forum: Framing 08-14-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
Osha

OSHA is aware more than they will admit that the ďold schoolĒ tradesman are a dying breed and they will be taking that opportunity to brainwash the next generation(s) into compliance. Best believe...
Forum: Framing 08-13-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
Osha

I think that falls under ďvolunteer non profitĒ which may actually exempt as the volunteers do not qualify as employees. Good point indeed.

I was involved in an extreme home makeover and I do not...
Forum: Framing 08-13-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
I fall into that category as well. I could not do...

I fall into that category as well. I could not do what these guys do, even though I have a ridiculous amount of training. But I am good for assessing hazards and finding ways to stay efficient while...
Forum: Framing 08-13-2018, 10:25 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
Very well said. I will add that every topic...

Very well said.

I will add that every topic I have seen regarding this subject contains excessive complaining about the standards and construction practices regarding the use of protection,...
Forum: Framing 08-13-2018, 07:18 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
Thatís why the culture does not change. No...

Thatís why the culture does not change.
No offense to you for your opinion but considering the fact that you do not promote tie off allows you to underbid contractors that do. Which forces the...
Forum: Framing 08-06-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
No sir, I understand your position. If there is a...

No sir, I understand your position. If there is a curiosity wether or not you are liable, or the individuals working under your contract are liable, itís worth an inquiry to OSHA.

I have seen an...
Forum: Framing 08-06-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
Osha

Guardrails are a really grey area. Most residential companies I see utilizing a hand rail system here locally are installing a scaffold type handrail assembly that hooks the top plate. They have...
Forum: Framing 08-05-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,693
Posted By BattleBornNV
https://www.osha.gov/pls/oshaweb/owadisp.show_docu...

https://www.osha.gov/pls/oshaweb/owadisp.show_document?p_table=STANDARDS&p_id=10757


If your not doing that[emoji1318], you are not in compliance. If you do not have a safe practices plan in...
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,047
Posted By BattleBornNV
Any thought to recessing just the mounting...

Any thought to recessing just the mounting bracket? In lieu of recessing the entire dimension of the current recess. Back that out and violŠ


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Forum: General Discussion 07-19-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 961
Views: 142,975
Posted By BattleBornNV
Off site today but still got my eyes on my team...

Off site today but still got my eyes on my team [emoji1303]https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180719/4feec8d9cb3c24dfdcbca89a20990f67.png


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Forum: General Discussion 06-29-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,524
Posted By BattleBornNV
I only do commercial/industrial but I had the...

I only do commercial/industrial but I had the opportunity to review plans for the military housing my company is doing across the street and they are atrocious. That design team should be verbally...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-30-2018, 10:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,263
Posted By BattleBornNV
Oh I bet. Play chit games, get chit prizes. ...

Oh I bet.
Play chit games, get chit prizes.

Wait until one of those ol boys files a lawsuit or jumps on a class action that he sees on TV. He can claim improper training and win.


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Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-30-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,263
Posted By BattleBornNV
Nope. Completely 1000% out of compliance. ...

Nope.
Completely 1000% out of compliance.

They have to comply no matter what entity they are attached to.
OSHA would have their asses. Not to mention EPA for air quality.


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Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2018, 06:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,112
Posted By BattleBornNV
On a molecular level Iím not certain it did much...

On a molecular level Iím not certain it did much but it definitely broke the dye down and evaporated. Itís a VERY faint spot now. Like a water spot. Just the outline of the original spill is faintly...
Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,112
Posted By BattleBornNV
I dumped about a 1/2 tablespoon directly on the...

I dumped about a 1/2 tablespoon directly on the spot and prayed my arse off to be perfectly honest. Blotted it a few times with a rag and watched it disappear.
Literally, some Harry Potter chit.
...
Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,112
Posted By BattleBornNV
Well gents, Xylene. Thatís the Harry...

Well gents,

Xylene.
Thatís the Harry Potter chit that worked.


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Forum: General Discussion 05-15-2018, 07:42 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,112
Posted By BattleBornNV
Iím technically the owner in in this situation....

Iím technically the owner in in this situation. Until it turns over to the Navy.

Thanks for the help fellas.
Iíll post my results, even if itís a landscaper behind a jackhammer.


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Forum: General Discussion 05-14-2018, 11:10 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,112
Posted By BattleBornNV
I was leaning towards goof off as well. The real...

I was leaning towards goof off as well. The real chit, not the organic blend of rainbows and tulip pedals. In conjunction with a soft bristle brush.
Very low slip coefficient on this flat work.
...
Forum: General Discussion 05-14-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,112
Posted By BattleBornNV
Thereís the real bummer. Staining or coloring...

Thereís the real bummer.
Staining or coloring the concrete is out.
Would have to stain/color just under 1300LF, would be cheaper to replace the 104LF thatís in question. ...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2018, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,533
Posted By BattleBornNV
You sir are correct. When I used to build high...

You sir are correct.
When I used to build high rise buildings the 2 way radios would get signal blocked so we switched to audible command as well. Pump would signal to the trucks, slick line...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 05-10-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,598
Posted By BattleBornNV
I have used the La Cantina doors a few times. In...

I have used the La Cantina doors a few times. In commercial applications. They do not instill confidence during the install, then violŠ. Once the very last part in the crate gets installed, they work...
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