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Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-14-2016, 05:29 PM
Replies: 3,878
Views: 190,580
Posted By pegasush
Moving my youngest to jasper to start a job as...

Moving my youngest to jasper to start a job as ski patrol on the hill. Last one outta the house.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 09-01-2016, 10:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 837
Posted By pegasush
My favourite thing from my charcoal smoker is...

My favourite thing from my charcoal smoker is salmon. And I'm as far from salt water as you can get.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-09-2016, 09:16 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 11,391
Posted By pegasush
My son picked up a 43 this spring. I'd never held...

My son picked up a 43 this spring. I'd never held one, but first thing I thought - what a piece of ****! But that beast is accurate on iron sights.

He's going to borrow a 308 for hunting this...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 08-08-2016, 11:22 PM
Replies: 169
Views: 6,530
Posted By pegasush
yup. Me too on thanks. Got the right person, got...

yup. Me too on thanks. Got the right person, got this done. In minutes.

(actually took longer b/c i was watching GoT on youtube instead of paying attention)

pegasush reporting in
Forum: General Discussion 06-11-2016, 07:19 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 9,094
Posted By pegasush
In the cabin. All electric, so pricey heat and no...

In the cabin. All electric, so pricey heat and no a/c. That would be awesome
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 05-24-2016, 07:56 PM
Replies: 31,796
Views: 1,783,330
Posted By pegasush
Futzing memory. Put my bosch impact someplace...

Futzing memory. Put my bosch impact someplace 'safe' a week ago. Now it's even safe from me- I can't find it.
Forum: Carpentry 04-28-2016, 11:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,194
Posted By pegasush
Sheesh. Tell me something I don't know ,captain...

Sheesh. Tell me something I don't know ,captain obvious.

But of course, I didn't think of the obvious. Duh
Forum: Carpentry 04-27-2016, 05:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,194
Posted By pegasush
Upgrade insulation in a flat roof

I'm looking at a job to add a hip truss roof over an old leaking flat membrane roof. Adding a new roof seems pretty straightforward, but the homeowner asked about upgrading insulation at the same...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 04-02-2016, 12:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 536
Posted By pegasush
How can I top that??? I have two versions of...

How can I top that??? I have two versions of insomnia -too much work I'll never catch up, or no work, I'll never retire
Forum: General Discussion 03-18-2016, 12:34 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 7,325
Posted By pegasush
I've been fortunate with scheduling, deliveries,...

I've been fortunate with scheduling, deliveries, installation and all the 'construction' issues. I sell houses with appliances - the house gets a one year top to bottom warranty, the appliances get a...
Forum: General Discussion 03-09-2016, 04:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,239
Posted By pegasush
Sounds like you've put some thought into it. Just...

Sounds like you've put some thought into it. Just in case it comes up. :)
Forum: General Discussion 02-21-2016, 08:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 5,308
Posted By pegasush
It seems to be going a completely different...

It seems to be going a completely different direction here, and I think it mainly relates to tax treatment.

If I let an employee take a truck home, he has to keep a detailed mileage log. He then...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-30-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,556
Posted By pegasush
Hell yeah! My son came for the weekend and we...

Hell yeah! My son came for the weekend and we went snowshoeing already. Can't wait for more snow.
Things to love and hate- love cold for fun ****. Hate cold temps for work
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 11-24-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 15,854
Views: 810,189
Posted By pegasush
Man, I got back from Vegas and it was a lost...

Man, I got back from Vegas and it was a lost week. You gotta train for it, and keep some recovery days in hand.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-17-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 15,854
Views: 810,189
Posted By pegasush
But I definitely won't be saying "I wish I had...

But I definitely won't be saying "I wish I had played another round". Most stress reducing action in my life was storing those damn clubs in the bottom of a slough.
Forum: Framing 10-11-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,660
Posted By pegasush
We've looked at emercor insulated rim several...

We've looked at emercor insulated rim several times for new construction, and always rejected it. Insulation value is sufficient, if just barely, but you are really counting on a framer to seal it...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 10-04-2015, 09:21 PM
Replies: 15,854
Views: 810,189
Posted By pegasush
Just got back from my son's bachelor party- three...

Just got back from my son's bachelor party- three days, all I want is sleep. Anyhow, realized again his group of friends are all really good guys. He's a stand-up guy, with a great fiance. I'm just a...
Forum: General Discussion 09-23-2015, 03:32 PM
Replies: 11,431
Views: 1,078,101
Posted By pegasush
Just finished. Kind of interesting- a deck turned...

Just finished. Kind of interesting- a deck turned into a bridge.

The retaining walls were by the homeowner, and he will continue backfill to the underside of the bridge step.

Stack of lumber...
Forum: General Discussion 09-06-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,448
Posted By pegasush
As has been said, if you are just framing- it's a...

As has been said, if you are just framing- it's a problem that isn't yours to solve.

If you are responsible for this, the next question is- what does your building inspector want. I'm also in a...
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-09-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,062
Posted By pegasush
Muscle powered laddervator. Nice. That's...

Muscle powered laddervator. Nice.

That's what I had in mind, just was looking for fast (with less crew).

Telehandler is the cadillac option - but the dollars aren't there on the small jobs....
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-09-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,062
Posted By pegasush
At 2 lb/sf, it doesn't seem like the stock that...

At 2 lb/sf, it doesn't seem like the stock that the jacks can carry would last too long.

Aren't weight limits 250 lb/jack?
Forum: Windows, Siding and Doors 08-09-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,062
Posted By pegasush
Efficient Hardie plank handling

How are you all handing Hardie up from the ground, when the pump jacks are up 15-30 feet?

The bloody stuff is so frail, yet so heavy...
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 07-13-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,407
Posted By pegasush
http://www.cbc.ca/news/raw-fire-rages-near-la-rong...

http://www.cbc.ca/news/raw-fire-rages-near-la-ronge-sask-1.3149936

Footage of the Egg fire near La Ronge. 95,000 hectares.
Forum: Off Topic (Non Trade) 06-07-2015, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,560
Posted By pegasush
www.holeinthewallrestaurant.ca

www.holeinthewallrestaurant.ca
Forum: General Discussion 05-25-2015, 02:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,027
Posted By pegasush
I never haggle, or grind a sub price. Give me a...

I never haggle, or grind a sub price. Give me a price that works for you, I won't shop it, but I do talk to more than just one sub. Until we have a relationship. Then your price is what it is. Until...
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