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  0 Thread: Cloud lift Greene and greene
Post: RE: Cloud lift Greene and greene

I would probably start with a hardboard template of the curve and use a marking knife to define the sharp edge/line that will remain the higher "cloud".  I would then use a fine stitch rasp and files ...
cams2705 Woodworking 7 571 10-17-2021, 03:48 PM
  0 Thread: Icemaker Install
Post: RE: Icemaker Install

Can you go up through the wall just behind the fridge? I would use an icemaker outlet box like this. (lowes.com/pd/EASTMAN-Quarter-turn-ball-valve-CPVC-Ice-maker-Outlet-Box/1001088488)  do a search at...
cams2705 Home Improvement 11 865 10-07-2021, 01:43 PM
  0 Thread: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring
Post: RE: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring

EricU Wrote: (09-04-2021, 09:30 PM) -- Out of curiosity, which flooring supplier did you go with? -- Essis and Sons out of Mechanicsburg.  Our salesman was one of the sons, Joe. They have locati...
cams2705 Home Improvement 12 1,621 09-05-2021, 02:57 PM
  0 Thread: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring
Post: RE: moisture barrier under vinyl plank flooring

We used CoreTec Plus HD vinyl plank in our basement.  It has a cork backing that acts as both an underlayment/insulation layer and moisture barrier.  We purchased it through a local flooring supplier ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 12 1,621 09-04-2021, 04:51 PM
  0 Thread: Best place for 8/4 Sapele
Post: RE: Best place for 8/4 Sapele

CR Mutterspaw has it ... HERE (https://crlumber.com/shop/?swoof=1&product_cat=sapele&pa_thickness=8-4) is a link to their 8/4 lumber pack stock.
cams2705 Woodworking 7 839 08-09-2021, 07:18 PM
  0 Thread: Unicorn drill press?
Post: RE: Unicorn drill press?

KyleD Wrote: (07-19-2021, 08:08 AM) -- I was looking through a Northern tool catalogue and noticed a sub $600 Klutch (I think a Northern tool house brand) drill press with a 1.5 hp motor, 6" quill tr...
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 6 1,076 07-19-2021, 03:54 PM
  0 Thread: Garden hoses
Post: RE: Garden hoses

I don't think the brand matters as much as the care you give them.  I've had a pair of 100' hoses I bought from Lowes for a number of years without any kinks or issues.  The trick is to disconnect the...
cams2705 Home Improvement 22 2,637 06-20-2021, 12:24 PM
  0 Thread: Bath exhaust fan??
Post: RE: Bath exhaust fan??

I had my builder do this in our master shower.  The fan on one switch and the light on a separate with a dimmer.  My wife likes light ... I shower in the dark.  I don't like feeling like french fries ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 17 2,113 06-19-2021, 03:19 PM
  0 Thread: Blade / Bit cleaning
Post: RE: Blade / Bit cleaning

I bought a gallon of Simple Green years ago with a cheap oil pan like you use.  I let blades and bits soak for about 10 minutes and then a little scrub with a brass brush.  When I'm done, I funnel the...
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 18 1,887 06-10-2021, 06:22 PM
  0 Thread: What machine/tool/process would anyone recommended to sand rebar into smooth bars?
Post: RE: What machine/tool/process would anyone recomme...

Your computer and the internet.  Not trying to be obtuse here, but I would go online to some place like McMaster (https://www.mcmaster.com/standard-steel-rods/easy-to-machine-1215-carbon-steel-rods-8/...
cams2705 Woodworking Power Tools 18 2,440 06-07-2021, 10:42 PM
  0 Thread: Ceiling fan light dimmer?
Post: RE: Ceiling fan light dimmer?

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (06-06-2021, 05:45 PM) -- If it's a new fan with a remote, it may not be dimmable from a wall switch. They use a 2 wire + gnd and there is no way to rig it for a 3rd wire dimmer. ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 7 800 06-06-2021, 09:32 PM
  0 Thread: Ceiling fan light dimmer?
Post: RE: Ceiling fan light dimmer?

I have 5 of these installed in my house ... Fan Dimmer (https://www.lowes.com/pd/Lutron-Skylark-3-Speed-1-5-Amp-White-Slide-Fan-Control/1002753264) In fact, I have every single light including the ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 7 800 06-06-2021, 05:19 PM
  0 Thread: canless lights and the electrical code
Post: RE: canless lights and the electrical code

EightFingers Wrote: (06-06-2021, 03:05 PM) -- These were Halo brand #HLB6099FS1EMWR. -- I was looking at these exact lights to use in my basement workshop.  I just installed the framing for the cei...
cams2705 Home Improvement 14 1,551 06-06-2021, 05:14 PM
  0 Thread: What to use under floor tile on 2nd floor
Post: RE: What to use under floor tile on 2nd floor

My home was built three years ago.  The builder used 3/4" tongue and groove OSB subfloor as a base and then concrete backer board over top of that.  They mud and taped all the joints and screw holes b...
cams2705 Home Improvement 2 353 05-15-2021, 01:30 PM
  0 Thread: The new world order
Post: RE: The new world order

We've had 2 gutter contractors out to look at an issue where the flow coming from valleys at three different places are overshooting the gutter.  Neither wanted to even bid. We also just had a fenc...
cams2705 Home Improvement 6 932 04-30-2021, 09:54 PM
  0 Thread: Vinyl plank floor?
Post: RE: Vinyl plank floor?

Other will probably chime in ... But I would use a cement board on the subfloor under the shower pan and behind the walls for the shower surround.  Read the exact installation instructions for your pr...
cams2705 Home Improvement 24 2,475 04-28-2021, 12:55 PM
  0 Thread: India Ink?
Post: RE: India Ink?

Attached HERE (https://www.woodworkerssource.com/blog/woodworking-101/tips-tricks/ebonizing-ash-the-fast-and-easy-way-for-woodworking-projects/) is an article on ebonizing ash using Behlen dye and Old...
cams2705 Finishing 17 2,532 04-09-2021, 12:31 PM
  0 Thread: If you like the Ishitani videos on YouTube...
Post: RE: If you like the Ishitani videos on YouTube...

Kobeomsuk Furniture is another one along with Isitani and Leaf-Works.  I find all their presentations very soothing.
cams2705 Woodworking 10 1,860 04-02-2021, 12:19 PM
  0 Thread: PVC Baseboard
Post: RE: PVC Baseboard

Snipe Hunter Wrote: (03-15-2021, 05:21 PM) -- Any issues with shrinking/movement? -- None at all.  And this is in a bathroom that cycles between humid and dry.
cams2705 Home Improvement 10 1,276 03-15-2021, 11:20 PM
  0 Thread: PVC Baseboard
Post: RE: PVC Baseboard

Halfathumb Wrote: (03-15-2021, 04:12 PM) -- I've decided I should use PVC baseboards. I'm guessing they get applied with silicone. Is this the way to go? -- I used PVC in my bathroom right near my ...
cams2705 Home Improvement 10 1,276 03-15-2021, 04:23 PM

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