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Forum: Flooring 04-09-2015, 07:15 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,508
Posted By Daves69
Re: Flange repair above concrete

Were the pictures taken with an Apple product? I ran into this with my IPad and found that I have to keep the home button on the right while taking pictures.
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 04-02-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,455
Posted By Daves69
Re: Knives & blacksmithing and more

Nice work.

Do you forge weld the blades?
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-22-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,443
Posted By Daves69
Re: School me on Driveway Sealers, whats best?

Some good reading here. My father worked with the developer of this product. Not a DIY product.

http://www.asphaltnews.com/rejuvenation_pdc.htm
...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 03-22-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 690
Posted By Daves69
Re: Wiss Love/Hate Thread

Wiss snips are great for what they were designed to do. The biggest problem is when you try to cut too much material. (trying to cut a sheet in half or too thick of metal)
Forum: Lighting & Electrical 03-21-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 988
Posted By Daves69
Re: Best LED lights for 30 x 40 garage?

I am using the COSTCO Feit 4' led fixtures. Have temporarily installed six of them and are great.

My shop is 30x50 with 12' ceiling.
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 03-15-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 136
Posted By Daves69
Re: Hello from W/PA

Welcome from NC. I am originally from Da'Burgh.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-12-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,551
Posted By Daves69
Re: Converting doors to high lift

DIY guide here

http://ddmgaragedoors.com/diy-instructions/garage-door-high-lift-conversion.php
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 03-05-2015, 07:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,226
Posted By Daves69
Re: Removing tires from rims

My son uses a 2x4 break the beads by placing the tire assembly flat in a corner. He then puts the 2x4 flat on the edge of the tire near the wheel and jumps on the board. the bead will usually break...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 03-01-2015, 06:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 915
Posted By Daves69
Re: bricks - how clean do they have to be?

They need to be washed and dried to get the duct tape to stick.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 02-25-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,521
Posted By Daves69
Re: Garage Ceiling Materials - Alternatives?

I have a 30x50 shop that I plan on using fiberglass roof material salvaged from box trucks with translucent roof. I work in a truck collision shop, and we replace for minor damage. the size is 8'x20'...
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 02-12-2015, 08:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,715
Posted By Daves69
Re: Plasma Stencils

I was looking into this setup http://www.swagoffroad.com/Plasma-Circle-Cutter-_p_45.html


http://www.swagoffroad.com/assets/images/Plasma%20Circle%20Cutter/P1070511-12.JPG
Forum: General Tool Discussion 02-12-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 801
Posted By Daves69
Re: Moving cross country... again

Try Fastenal they ship store to store reasonably.


As a side note I gave up on chasing the A&P life 10 years ago. I miss the work but not the BS.

I am working in a truck collision shop as one...
Forum: ★★ Hot Deals ★★ 01-29-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 325
Views: 55,430
Posted By Daves69
Re: Feit Electric T8 LED Fixtures at Costco

My spouse bought 20 of the fixtures today at COSTCO. We plan on upgrading some of our garage lights.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 01-28-2015, 07:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,932
Posted By Daves69
Re: This beats cow balls.

Referring to the truck nutz

http://www.bullsballs.com/balls/150balls.jpg
Forum: General Tool Discussion 01-01-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,199
Posted By Daves69
Snap on taco wagon?

Found this on CL is it a taco wagon? $500 Plan on looking at it this weekend if it is.

http://images.craigslist.org/00707_lt0eVcca6H4_600x450.jpg
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 12-30-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,981
Posted By Daves69
Re: my lawn mower snow plow project

Change the fluid in the trans to the 5w-50wt fully synthetic.
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 12-21-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,632
Posted By Daves69
Re: Fabbed tool chests . . . .

Dan,

That looks great. I like the look of the Mud flaps.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 12-10-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,569
Posted By Daves69
Re: Explain Torque+Angle

The type of lubricant make a difference also.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=FjBaWo0QMYU
Forum: Flooring 11-30-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 825
Posted By Daves69
Re: Removing glued carpet from concrete

Bean E Do mastic remover is what the USPS uses in their facilities. Will soften most glues to speed removal.
...
Forum: Flooring 11-14-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 406
Posted By Daves69
Re: Old tile glue removal

X2 on the Bean-e-doo

http://www.franmar.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=78_165_167&products_id=84

http://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B0006NL1JA/ref=dp_olp_0?ie=UTF8&condition=all
Forum: General Tool Discussion 10-22-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 3,671
Posted By Daves69
Re: Best Hand Cleaner

I work in a truck body shop and the Stocko Kresto has my hands as clean as ever.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 10-12-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 461
Posted By Daves69
Re: Need Adhesive to Repair Reciprocating Saw Attachment

Let's see some pictures of the tub. Before and after.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 10-10-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,981
Posted By Daves69
Re: How would I go about installing this water booster pump?

Some good reading here:

http://www.nationalbuildersupply.com/blog/featured-products/a-guide-to-delta-valves-and-cartridges/

www.highpressureshowerheads.com
...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 10-10-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,981
Posted By Daves69
Re: How would I go about installing this water booster pump?

Look at your shower valve for a brand name.
Also do you have a tub spout?
Some people have already stated the flow to the tub spout is unrestricted while the shower may have restriction.
Try...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 10-10-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,981
Posted By Daves69
Re: How would I go about installing this water booster pump?

I have read most of the other thread, and have thought about what you are trying to do. The government started regulating toilet and shower flow ratings back in the nineties. This is when the the 1.6...
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