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  0 Thread: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring
Post: RE: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring

(09-01-2021, 09:55 PM)MstrCarpenter Wrote: Have the concrete polished. How much they grind is is up to you and your budget. Polishing the cap is typical and it also can be colored with stain. Grindi...
WxMan Home Improvement 12 1,361 09-02-2021, 12:50 PM
  0 Thread: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring
Post: RE: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring

OK, so I'm resurrecting a year-old thread. I installed vinyl plank in the basement nearly six years ago.  As I responded in the thread above, I didn't put vapor barrier under my vinyl plank back in t...
WxMan Home Improvement 12 1,361 09-01-2021, 06:41 PM
  0 Thread: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop
Post: RE: Tablesaw Placement in New Shop

My shop is 25'  deep to the back wall.  Overhead door on the front wall.  I put the front edge of my tablesaw 8 feet from the inside surface of the overhead door.  I can line up work pieces up to 8' l...
WxMan Woodworking 17 1,053 08-22-2021, 08:22 AM
  0 Thread: Bench top oscillating edge sander utility?
Post: RE: Bench top oscillating edge sander utility?

It was my understanding the the Ridgid as been out of production for a while.  I've seen discussions on other boards that indicate there may be some "onesie, twosie" stock still at a store here or the...
WxMan Woodworking Power Tools 21 1,304 08-08-2021, 05:47 AM
  0 Thread: Mantis Tiller Repair
Post: RE: Mantis Tiller Repair

Good fix.  I have the same issue on mine; now I need to get motivated to fix it!
WxMan Home Improvement 2 310 08-05-2021, 10:37 AM
  0 Thread: insulating a shed shop
Post: RE: insulating a shed shop

(08-03-2021, 10:47 AM)mound Wrote: Thanks all.. Any ideas for the floor? It's just plywood with a few inches of air under it before gravel.. not sure accessing the underside would be easy. If it wa...
WxMan Home Improvement 9 553 08-04-2021, 06:04 AM
  0 Thread: Bench top oscillating edge sander utility?
Post: RE: Bench top oscillating edge sander utility?

My only "stationary" sander is the Ridgid combo machine.  Had it for many years and it has been a good tool. There are compromises with it.     - Most notably, the nut that holds down the spindle is...
WxMan Woodworking Power Tools 21 1,304 08-03-2021, 03:06 PM
  0 Thread: Woodworking and Neighbors?
Post: RE: Woodworking and Neighbors?

(08-01-2021, 05:48 AM)KC Wrote: We were on a half acre lot in Texas, but the neighbor's driveway and mine were a handful of feet apart, with the side-load garages facing each other.  I wouldn't do a...
WxMan Woodworking 25 1,902 08-01-2021, 07:05 AM
  0 Thread: Advice needed -- problem -- Super Dust Deputy - inlet and outlet sizing
Post: RE: Advice needed -- problem -- Super Dust Deputy...

I've never understood the reasoning for that 5" inlet on the SDD.
WxMan Woodworking 5 439 07-29-2021, 05:16 AM
  0 Thread: Advice needed -- problem -- Super Dust Deputy - inlet and outlet sizing
Post: RE: Advice needed -- problem -- Super Dust Deputy...

I have the same cyclone separator.  My main lines are 5", but that difference in the diameters cause me issue, too. I got around it by crimping the incoming 5" line to squeeze it into the input side ...
WxMan Woodworking 5 439 07-26-2021, 06:01 PM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
Post: RE: Garden hoses

(07-12-2021, 01:47 AM)bmich Wrote: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1m0YTxBKqE Well, I'm subscribed to Proj Farm, and this is a new one.  Was traveling and then doing other things.  Guess I'll watc...
WxMan Home Improvement 22 2,204 07-13-2021, 08:16 AM
  0 Thread: Mice Traps - Suggestions?
Post: RE: Mice Traps - Suggestions?

(07-07-2021, 05:29 AM)Bill Bob Wrote: The best way to outsmart them is to run some string around the bait holder or thru the hole. Then if they take the peanut butter the oil and smell are still the...
WxMan Home Improvement 25 1,761 07-08-2021, 03:21 AM
  0 Thread: Mice Traps - Suggestions?
Post: RE: Mice Traps - Suggestions?

(07-06-2021, 03:35 AM)frule Wrote: "Walk the plank" style is the best I have ever used. Buy on Ebay. They do work well, as long as you have sufficient space for a five gallon bucket in the target a...
WxMan Home Improvement 25 1,761 07-06-2021, 04:26 AM
  0 Thread: Mice Traps - Suggestions?
Post: RE: Mice Traps - Suggestions?

Jawz.  Been using them for years.  Link The traditional snap traps did not work well for me.  They were easily "robbed" by the mice.
WxMan Home Improvement 25 1,761 07-05-2021, 05:48 PM
  0 Thread: epoxy garage floor DIY?
Post: RE: epoxy garage floor DIY?

I've only helped a friend do the work.  I don't have one.  After what I've seen, I'll never do one for me DIY.  What I do know: - Quality of finished product is directly related to cost. - The time ...
WxMan Home Improvement 4 514 07-02-2021, 04:06 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

(06-21-2021, 05:05 PM)Stwood_ Wrote: :cool:  Flea markets seem to have an abundance of those old steel tractor seats........ :winkgrin: When I was searching around looking at spoon mules, I saw a ...
WxMan Woodworking 1,572 472,682 06-22-2021, 06:14 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

(06-21-2021, 09:57 AM)Belle City Woodworking Wrote: Still working on my Bench, but as Norm used to say....."We are gaining on it..." I need to cut to final size, complete the base add the LN vise h...
WxMan Woodworking 1,572 472,682 06-21-2021, 11:31 AM
  0 Thread: Daily Bench Shot
Post: RE: Daily Bench Shot

Well, here's the spoon mule as it currently sits.  It's operational, though it can and will be changed as preferences change. I'm trying a different approach with the seat.  Most just have a "butt se...
WxMan Woodworking 1,572 472,682 06-21-2021, 11:27 AM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
Post: RE: Garden hoses

(06-20-2021, 07:57 AM)fredhargis Wrote: Just a word of caution about the Flexilla (from one who has the garden hose, air hose, and pressure washer hose...so I really like them). If you leave them ou...
WxMan Home Improvement 22 2,204 06-21-2021, 07:03 AM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
Post: Garden hoses

Did a forum search but got no hits, so here goes. I keep two 150' garden hoses outside during the non-freezing half of the year.  Like most, they stay hooked to the spigot.  Also like most, they kink...
WxMan Home Improvement 22 2,204 06-20-2021, 07:16 AM

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