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Forum: Shop & Safety 06-11-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,045
Posted By jer29_11_13
Thanks guys for your input! I got these panels...

Thanks guys for your input! I got these panels from a neighbor that were left over from various construction project he does. So I need to make a run into town to get either nails or adhesive.
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Forum: Shop & Safety 06-11-2008, 08:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,045
Posted By jer29_11_13
Foam panel adhesive

I picked up 1" blue foam insulating panels to put on the ceiling joists in my shop. I'm going to first run furring strips perpendicular to the joists which run lengthwise to maintain an 3/4" airgap...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-03-2008, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,861
Posted By jer29_11_13
Thanks Southonbeach and Rick for your advice. ...

Thanks Southonbeach and Rick for your advice.

None of the units I am looking at are hooked up and all are split systems.

I think I'm going to go with OldMan's advice and use 3 or 4 window...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-02-2008, 12:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,861
Posted By jer29_11_13
Hi Old Man - From my research going larger is not...

Hi Old Man - From my research going larger is not beneficial cause the unit will cycle on and off too often and not remove the moisture in the air which is the main culprit in coolig an area. I...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-02-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,861
Posted By jer29_11_13
Hi Cutter - No I'm not having problems, the file...

Hi Cutter - No I'm not having problems, the file is only 22k, why do you ask?

Fred
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-02-2008, 12:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,861
Posted By jer29_11_13
Thanks everyone for your responses. I had...

Thanks everyone for your responses. I had posted some pictures here a while back when I was building it but it has 5V metal roofing and sides, the walls have R-13 insulation and 3/8" OSB on the...
Forum: Shop & Safety 06-01-2008, 11:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,861
Posted By jer29_11_13
Buying a used A/C?

I want to put central a/c in my shop and there are several used units for sale locally. I estimated that I would need a 3 ton unit for my 24x60 shop, 24x48 enclosed.

My question is how would you...
Forum: Shop & Safety 01-03-2007, 05:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,327
Posted By jer29_11_13
Vapor Barrier Options?

Besides the foiled bubble insulation what other options can I use as a vapor barrier?

Will regular roofing paper suffice and then I could add 24" pink insulation later on?

Also, someone told me...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-30-2006, 08:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,327
Posted By jer29_11_13
Happy New Year! May it be happy, healthy and...

Happy New Year! May it be happy, healthy and properous for you all and your families - God Bless!

Bulldog - thank you for explaining everything! Is your shop heated and a/c'ed? May I ask why you...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-29-2006, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,327
Posted By jer29_11_13
Thank you for the photos Bulldog, very nice shop!...

Thank you for the photos Bulldog, very nice shop! I see that you put the foil insulation on the inside of the girts, I was wondering whether it went on the inside or outside.

What spacing are...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-28-2006, 10:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,327
Posted By jer29_11_13
Bulldog yes I would like to see some pictures of...

Bulldog yes I would like to see some pictures of your barn!

The foiled bubble insulation that you folks recommend where can I get this - Home Depot, Lowes???

Cutter - I did make them smaller...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-28-2006, 02:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,327
Posted By jer29_11_13
More Pics

I didn't post more pics because I wasn't sure if I was doing it correctly.

The trusses are metal with 2x6 purlins and a galvalume roof. I will be putting 2x6 girts around it spaced 32" and a...
Forum: Shop & Safety 12-27-2006, 09:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,327
Posted By jer29_11_13
Started My Shop

It's been a while since I posted but hope everyone had a Merry Christmas!

Well I started building my new shop 2 weeks ago and wanted to show you my progress... I went a little smaller (24x60)...
Forum: Fabrication 10-04-2006, 07:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,577
Posted By jer29_11_13
Yes exactly, the commercial traps are too small...

Yes exactly, the commercial traps are too small and I want to have drop-down and swinging metal targets inside it.

Thanks Tigman! :)

Another to do project is to build a 12V motorized clay...
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-04-2006, 07:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,456
Posted By jer29_11_13
Thank you Don - Unfortunately Orlando is 1.5 hr...

Thank you Don - Unfortunately Orlando is 1.5 hr and Tampa is 3+ hr drive, but I'll call around locally and at least I'll know what to ask for :D
Forum: Shop & Safety 10-03-2006, 10:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,456
Posted By jer29_11_13
Question Crushed Concrete

I want to use some crushed concrete for a walkway and small parking pad but we have what's called sugar sand here in central Florida. I was thinking of using something like weed fabric underneath...
Forum: Fabrication 10-03-2006, 10:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,577
Posted By jer29_11_13
Don't mean to hijack this thread but what gauge...

Don't mean to hijack this thread but what gauge steel plate would I need to use for a .22 trap? Would 11ga be enough?

Thanks!
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-22-2006, 09:55 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 49,829
Posted By jer29_11_13
Once again Don a BIG THANK YOU! Its funny...

Once again Don a BIG THANK YOU!

Its funny that you can buy some very good videos to learn to weld, operate a lathe or mill, etc. but I've not seen one for pouring a large slab with all the steps...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-22-2006, 08:32 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 49,829
Posted By jer29_11_13
Thanks McCutter this is great!

Thanks McCutter this is great!
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-20-2006, 11:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,708
Posted By jer29_11_13
KB - you and Pile Buck are making me drool :p ...

KB - you and Pile Buck are making me drool :p

If you want to cheer up come down to FL and help me build mine ;)

Did you fab your trusses yourself or buy them pre-made?
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-20-2006, 08:54 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,708
Posted By jer29_11_13
Hi Pile Buck - I'm not sure why they use metal...

Hi Pile Buck - I'm not sure why they use metal trusses, possibly because we have high wind loads - 120 mi/h sustained - but that is a guess on my part. The photos I posted are of the dealer's...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-20-2006, 08:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,708
Posted By jer29_11_13
Question Pile Buck may I ask how much the material costs...

Pile Buck may I ask how much the material costs for your shed?

I was just quoted $4965 for a 32'x60' pole barn kit only and blueprints for another $400 if I want to get permits from a local...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-18-2006, 07:15 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 49,829
Posted By jer29_11_13
When using the knee boards is the 1/4" footprint...

When using the knee boards is the 1/4" footprint depth the same test to know if you can walk on the slab?


Not being familiar with a trowel machine, how do you adjust the blade angle?
Also how...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-18-2006, 07:06 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 49,829
Posted By jer29_11_13
This is the part I'm having difficulty with......

This is the part I'm having difficulty with... that's why I was going to set interior 2x4 forms to screed to and then remove as I move along as you have explained in the next paragraph. Do you have...
Forum: Shop & Safety 09-16-2006, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,170
Posted By jer29_11_13
What were you hunting and did you get anything? ...

What were you hunting and did you get anything?

WOW! That's alot of info to digest! :eek: I was quoted a range of $2000 to $2500 just for the concrete work and the concrete would run about $2500....
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