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  0 Thread: My first Dragon Egg
Post: RE: My first Dragon Egg

Awesome piece and great video. Don't want to hijack yourthread here, but I feel you pulling me farther down that slipery slope again. I thoght i was already close to the bottom. I am starting to be af...
Turner52 Woodturning 8 723 04-22-2022, 12:29 PM
  0 Thread: Round & Round
Post: RE: Round & Round

Very unique. Looks awesome. If you don't mind telling, how did you do the circles. That is sure to catch everyones attention
Turner52 Woodturning 6 249 04-22-2022, 11:51 AM
  0 Thread: Stand On Rubber Mat
Post: RE: Stand On Rubber Mat

What is this sweeping and cleaning you are talking about.? I didn't know that kind of language was allowed here. I haven't heard awful things like that since high school shop Rubber mats stools and a ...
Turner52 Home Improvement 18 1,104 03-26-2022, 02:20 PM
  0 Thread: Stand On Rubber Mat
Post: RE: Stand On Rubber Mat

I have about 8 in my shop. There arealso 8 stools at the different sations where I can safely sit and still do what is needed Go to rummage sales and you will find a cheap source of kitchen and bar st...
Turner52 Home Improvement 18 1,104 03-21-2022, 02:21 PM
  0 Thread: Hi, beginner with some questions.
Post: RE: Hi, beginner with some questions.

It also depends on where your wood working hobby ends up Really no way for you to know as a newbie My path has led to segmented turning In my opinion that means homeade sleds on a table saw. No othor...
Turner52 Woodworking Power Tools 90 5,591 03-11-2022, 02:57 PM
  0 Thread: Prehung Door on Out-of-Plumb Wall
Post: RE: Prehung Door on Out-of-Plumb Wall

I forgot to mention in my previous reply that as long as both side jambs are out of plumb the same the door will still seal properly when closed. Heck you can even hang it on a 45 degree slant if you ...
Turner52 Home Improvement 14 692 03-04-2022, 02:06 PM
  0 Thread: Prehung Door on Out-of-Plumb Wall
Post: RE: Prehung Door on Out-of-Plumb Wall

Pull out 1 of the hinge pins, put on a concrete floor and give it a good old fashioned hit wih your hammer right behind the bigger round part where the pin is not touching the floor. This will bend t...
Turner52 Home Improvement 14 692 02-27-2022, 05:45 PM
  0 Thread: Homeowner electrical test?
Post: RE: Homeowner electrical test?

Not sure, but in Green Bay you might need a permit to use the bathroom, and I had to use that kind of wording so I didn't get in trouble here.
Turner52 Home Improvement 19 1,471 02-23-2022, 01:51 PM
  0 Thread: Homeowner electrical test?
Post: RE: Homeowner electrical test?

I agree. They should have been allowed to do the siding
Turner52 Home Improvement 19 1,471 02-22-2022, 01:33 PM
  0 Thread: Homeowner electrical test?
Post: RE: Homeowner electrical test?

Yes it can be frustrating for owners without a liscence. I was in the Green Bay inspectors office one time picking up a permit. I was usually in there at least once a month, so I had all of the requi...
Turner52 Home Improvement 19 1,471 02-21-2022, 03:45 PM
  0 Thread: Guide to building a new house
Post: RE: Guide to building a new house

In my opinion you should hire a good builder and just stay ouy of the way I can understand your wanting to do some of the work youself, but unless you are aa profesional at thisyou will probably under...
Turner52 Home Improvement 22 4,130 02-12-2022, 04:20 PM
  0 Thread: Tulips
Post: RE: Tulips

Very nice turning and congrats on the anniversary. If she hasn't thrown you out by now you are probably good to gofor a lot more years. Keep it up.
Turner52 Woodturning 9 718 02-05-2022, 02:41 PM
  0 Thread: What type of roof structure is this?
Post: RE: What type of roof structure is this?

I can't be sure from the pictures, but I am leaning strongly towards agreeing with the inspector who sugested manufactured home. I have seen a lot of manufactured home around here that do their ceilin...
Turner52 Home Improvement 10 947 01-30-2022, 03:02 PM
  0 Thread: Small Glass Stop
Post: RE: Small Glass Stop

I did some for my house years ago and just ued the stops. About a month later I was pulling them apart and resetting in silicone. It was that or a divorce. The rattle every time you opened and closed ...
Turner52 Woodworking 6 495 01-30-2022, 02:46 PM
  0 Thread: So I want to get my first lathe…. (Help needed)
Post: RE: So I want to get my first lathe…. (Help needed...

Istarted out with a crapsman 12x36 lathe with the tube design between head and tailstock. In my 0pinion, just about the worst lathe ever sold. I didn't know any better. It was almost eneough to mak...
Turner52 Woodturning 11 967 01-29-2022, 03:41 PM
  0 Thread: Chipmunks?
Post: RE: Chipmunks?

I have used the D_CON mouse and rat blocks on voles. Seems to do the job. Make sure no pets can get at it.
Turner52 Home Improvement 19 1,282 01-28-2022, 02:05 PM
  0 Thread: process for blown in insulation?
Post: RE: process for blown in insulation?

It is not fun. I don't know your age or the type of attic you have. If you are over 40 I would recomend calling an insulation company to come and do the work. Crawling around in an attic is only for y...
Turner52 Home Improvement 12 828 01-26-2022, 02:53 PM
  0 Thread: Walnut Bowl
Post: RE: Walnut Bowl

Beautiful bowl. Awesome piece of wood.
Turner52 Woodturning 4 695 01-07-2022, 03:30 PM
  0 Thread: Insulating non-wrapped structure
Post: RE: Insulating non-wrapped structure

Foam yes. As to interior wall and ceilinf finish I would use 7/ 16 osb painted white. That is what I used in my last shop as well as the current one. The paint really brightened it up, so I needed les...
Turner52 Home Improvement 13 820 01-06-2022, 04:23 PM
  0 Thread: Hardwood Stair Treads
Post: RE: Hardwood Stair Treads

Wisconsin code says all stair rises must be within 1/4" of the rest .maximum rise of 8" minimum tread depth of 9". No idea where you live, but might be a good thing to check out your local codes. It i...
Turner52 Home Improvement 14 1,031 01-05-2022, 02:48 PM

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