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  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: RE: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops e...

Was not about dust/chips. Was about threats and crass, inappropriate behavior.
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 31 1,061 11-29-2022, 12:32 AM
  0 Thread: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops etc
Post: RE: Confused: Anemometer, FPM, Bill Pentz, drops e...

Be aware there are two different areas of collection. Dust and chips. The experts seldom work in both areas, since they specialize in one 9of the two. We had three 'experts' once here(yes, Bill was on...
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 31 1,061 11-28-2022, 02:56 PM
  0 Thread: What will happen to your tools when you die?
Post: RE: What will happen to your tools when you die?

Probably sold. Don't know, won't care.
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 19 1,315 11-06-2022, 07:50 PM
  0 Thread: trying to buy a car battery at Walmart
Post: RE: trying to buy a car battery at Walmart

I still install my own batteries. I can buy the Ford battery from WallyWorld for $50 less than anywhere else(When WW has them in stock). That is a big enough difference to buy there as I avoid WW w...
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 25 1,087 11-02-2022, 03:08 PM
  0 Thread: Duct Cleaning - Scam??
Post: RE: Duct Cleaning - Scam??

Our 2500 sq. ft. house was built in 1965. Several owners(have spoken with original builder and all but last tenants). Last tenants spent 5 years tearing up the yard and causing a lot of damage(dogs) t...
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 16 794 11-02-2022, 03:06 PM
  0 Thread: Installing used windows for a shed
Post: RE: Installing used windows for a shed

I used backer rod plus caulk to seal the gaps. You can install the frames however you want---the trim being the biggest factor.
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 6 407 10-25-2022, 10:16 PM
  0 Thread: ? about insulation
Post: RE: ? about insulation

If I were solving your problem, I would install 3" by 2" pressure treated stringers on the floor, fill the spaces with the foam insulation, and 3/4" plywood over that. Then the flooring of your choice...
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 5 344 10-17-2022, 01:18 PM
  0 Thread: 10x14 shed
Post: RE: 10x14 shed

Butt joint corner trim. Miters expose more product to weather. Preprime(or caulk) and put the joints so they are not seen from the most used direction. Build for desired size, not to build produ...
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 2 521 10-14-2022, 04:17 PM
  0 Thread: On the top, bottom, or side? - freezers that is
Post: RE: On the top, bottom, or side? - freezers that i...

Been through side by sides, single door(inside freezer), and double door/freezer combos. Our favorite is the double door top, center drawer, and freezer on the bottom. No lost space from center div...
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 42 1,468 09-26-2022, 12:33 PM
  Exclamation Thread: Recall on DeWalt sliders
Post: Recall on DeWalt sliders

Recalled sliding compound miter saws (https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/nearly-14-million-saws-recalled-after-multiple-laceration-injuries/ar-AA10nXJ3?ocid=PerDHP&li=BBnb7Kz)
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking Power Tools 2 399 08-07-2022, 09:19 AM
  0 Thread: PVA primer advice
Post: RE: PVA primer advice

I always used a PVC primer on new sheetrock. Then a paint primer, tinted to the final paint color, and finally the final paint.
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 11 696 08-03-2022, 12:27 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing purpleheart
Post: RE: Gluing purpleheart

Turner52 Wrote: (07-05-2022, 12:07 PM) -- I have used Titebond 2 and have never had a problem. Never did a wipedown. -- Ditto.
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 4 701 07-05-2022, 01:52 PM
  0 Thread: lights installed in ceiling before or after drywall?
Post: RE: lights installed in ceiling before or after dr...

Seems like locating the placing for the lights before sheetrock and doing the wiring would be better. That way, any actual light fixture installation would be much easier.
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 17 1,304 06-20-2022, 11:03 AM
  0 Thread: Installing Outlet Cover Plate over Raised Border Tiles
Post: RE: Installing Outlet Cover Plate over Raised Bord...

Clear or matching color caulk?
K. L. McReynolds Home Improvement 9 1,500 05-18-2022, 10:32 AM
  0 Thread: New type of fastener for me
Post: RE: New type of fastener for me

Wood screw design leaves the top portion of the shank without threads to allow the screw head to draw the two pieces of wood together. Most of us have experienced how the threads of a wrong length scr...
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 5 2,322 05-18-2022, 10:30 AM
  0 Thread: Way back memory
Post: Way back memory

K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 2 630 05-15-2022, 12:06 AM
  0 Thread: Trestle table build thread
Post: RE: Trestle table build thread

I vaguely(my memory is faulty) back when you were first starting. Asking questions and learning. Seems you have talent and have developed it quite well!! Excellent work!
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 39 3,982 04-25-2022, 02:19 PM
  0 Thread: Gray Elm
Post: RE: Gray Elm

What is GREY elm wood? Is elm a good wood for woodworking? [/url]https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcSiNLYXqRt5SKlHolU-Leo966CSCt8pzgc7LUjIuWTAzA&s [url=https://ww...
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 17 1,736 04-25-2022, 02:09 PM
  0 Thread: Plans for outside playhouse?
Post: RE: Plans for outside playhouse?

Plenty of YouTube videos showing wall construction, including framing windows/doors. Watch deck building for inside stairs/walkways. Get a sheet of graph paper and layout exterior walls with win...
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 8 636 04-25-2022, 02:07 PM
  0 Thread: Gluing up
Post: RE: Gluing up

Greatgranddaughter and I made a lot of 1/8" plywood furniture. It needed at least 2 hours for gentle handling(painting) with TiteBond ll. 24 hours for most everything else, especially end grain(pic...
K. L. McReynolds Woodworking 12 1,313 04-24-2022, 08:43 PM

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