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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) Yesterday, 02:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 205
Posted By tgeb
WooHoo! Perfect launch!

WooHoo!

Perfect launch!
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) Yesterday, 01:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 205
Posted By tgeb
Historic Rocket Launch

SpaceX is launching the first astronauts from US soil in 9 years. The last time the US sent men into space was the last Shuttle flight.

3:22 pm today if the weather holds....

Watch live.

...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2020, 08:59 PM
Replies: 2,667
Views: 74,407
Posted By tgeb
My weber was giving me a fit with the igniter and...

My weber was giving me a fit with the igniter and uneven heat. I took the tubes off and cleaned everything up with brake clean and a brush. Works great now.

It seemed that the tubes got enough...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-25-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4,860
Views: 178,172
Posted By tgeb
My daughter made a blueberry pie. It was good. ...

My daughter made a blueberry pie.
It was good.
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Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 2,048
Views: 77,314
Posted By tgeb
I installed a trench drain across a driveway last...

I installed a trench drain across a driveway last week.

The driveway sheetflows to the decorative stone area. I knew it would be an issue when I saw the landscape plan. I told everyone it was a...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-24-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4,860
Views: 178,172
Posted By tgeb
Did a pulled pork today, totally messed up the...

Did a pulled pork today, totally messed up the time to cook.

Took it off a while ago, some of it was OK and we shredded a bit of it and ate supper.

Put the rest back on the grill... I'm still...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-24-2020, 05:05 PM
Replies: 1,778
Views: 90,679
Posted By tgeb
I thought you were at a campsite playing Yahtzee....

I thought you were at a campsite playing Yahtzee.

Could have been easy to cheat too since the tables were so far apart.:laughing:
Forum: Masonry 05-23-2020, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 103
Posted By tgeb
Need some clarification. Are you removing 3"...

Need some clarification.

Are you removing 3" of the exposed face of this wall, and everything beyond the rebar once exposed will remain, then blindside form and pour a new concrete face?

What...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 05-18-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By tgeb
Update on this. It was definitely the...

Update on this.

It was definitely the batteries that caused the fire.

Smoke got into the house and stunk things up pretty good. All their clothing and belongings have to professionally cleaned...
Forum: General Discussion 05-16-2020, 01:08 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 465
Posted By tgeb
I might be easier to put some axles under it and...

I might be easier to put some axles under it and tow it to the new location.

I'd do that for $4k.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-14-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,011
Posted By tgeb
It's gonna be hard to house train that pup....

It's gonna be hard to house train that pup. [emoji190]

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-10-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 320
Posted By tgeb
Looks like they have turned out OK. ...

Looks like they have turned out OK.
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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-10-2020, 01:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 320
Posted By tgeb
8.5 lbs. of baby back ribs on the grill now. ...

8.5 lbs. of baby back ribs on the grill now.

It's pretty breezy here today, I'm having a terrible time getting the temp stable. Had to turn the grill around so the wind is toward the front, seems...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-09-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 364
Posted By tgeb
Freezing conditions this morning here. Actual ice...

Freezing conditions this morning here. Actual ice one the ground. Typical last frost is April 15 in my area. Had a few snow showers as well.

Wind blew pretty hard all day as well, tomorrow...same...
Forum: Excavation & Site Work 05-08-2020, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 163
Posted By tgeb
Pretty steep slope.

Pretty steep slope.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-07-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 327
Posted By tgeb
Yep, freeze warning here for the weekend. ...

Yep, freeze warning here for the weekend.

Kinda don't feel so bad about not planting the tomatoes and other veggies yet, I've been procrastinating as usual.

Finally paid off!

Sent from my...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-06-2020, 04:50 PM
Replies: 911
Views: 152,804
Posted By tgeb
I watched this guy and lady load long lumber in...

I watched this guy and lady load long lumber in the back of his shortbed f150.

I could see that he stacked the shorter lumber on top of the long stuff, I thought maybe he had enough weight to hold...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-03-2020, 06:51 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 533
Posted By tgeb
Mom would put us on a Greyhound bus headed to my...

Mom would put us on a Greyhound bus headed to my grandpop's.
When we got there we called collect with key words, she knew we were OK, and declined the charges.

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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-01-2020, 06:57 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,222
Posted By tgeb
I am very sorry to hear this, condolences from my...

I am very sorry to hear this, condolences from my family.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-30-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 514
Posted By tgeb
I'm pretty sure the only reason I'm still around...

I'm pretty sure the only reason I'm still around is due to guardian angels.

I have, for no reason, stopped at green lights.... car goes blasting through the intersection. It's happened more than a...
Forum: Tools & Equipment 04-30-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 503
Posted By tgeb
Batteries caused house fire!

A contractor friend and neighbor of mine had his house catch fire yesterday.
It started in his garage and the fire department determined that his Milwaukee batteries, that he had put on charge in...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-28-2020, 06:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,173
Posted By tgeb
Gravity didn't treat you too well a few months...

Gravity didn't treat you too well a few months ago.... just say'in. [emoji856]

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Forum: HVAC 04-26-2020, 07:45 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 653
Posted By tgeb
If you stick your hand into the fan to slow it...

If you stick your hand into the fan to slow it down.... that will probably make more noise....[emoji851]

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Forum: Masonry 04-24-2020, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 241
Posted By tgeb
No help on the brick Chris... But I worked...

No help on the brick Chris...

But I worked on a site that we had to salvage all the demo brick for reuse for window in filling and such... at huge expense.

The end product looked great, you...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-22-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,050
Posted By tgeb
I think that given some time things will get back...

I think that given some time things will get back to normal. We are Americans.

The movie theaters will fill up again.
The planes will be filled.
The ocean liners will get booked up.
The...
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