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Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board Yesterday, 02:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 83
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
How long ago? :)

How long ago?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-27-2020, 03:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 266
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I’m figuring you’ve worked with just the nicer...

I’m figuring you’ve worked with just the nicer variety. The better, more expensive track systems have the much smoother-rolling captured trolleys with a dangling mushroom pin thing that’s grabbed by...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-26-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 266
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
First choice for me would be to remove the casing...

First choice for me would be to remove the casing and necessary jamb material to allow you to tilt the bottom of the door enough to remove it from its track. Some track systems vary, but most common...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-25-2020, 09:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 979
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
ABS to PVC transitions are supposed to occur...

ABS to PVC transitions are supposed to occur through the use of a fitting or adapter. A Fernco fitting would be approved.

Yes, your question about the “non-pressure” refers to drains. Code are...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Ok. So it's settled, then. :D

Ok.

So it's settled, then.


:D
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-22-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
I know you’re not worried about the shear. But I...

I know you’re not worried about the shear. But I mention that specifically because we have easy access to the published strength values of them. We don’t have as easy access to the tensile strength...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-21-2020, 08:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 161
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
It doesn’t matter where you mount this in...

It doesn’t matter where you mount this in relation to any given tile. Even the lowest performing bonding mortar has a shear strength of 50 pounds per square inch. I’m sure you’ve got at least one...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-21-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 269
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Kevin, why are the pins a pain? Because they done...

Kevin, why are the pins a pain? Because they done adjust as fast as the ratcheting type?


Well, you’ve made a persuasive argument and I’m convinced. :D


Originally, I liked the idea of...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-21-2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,923
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Can I custom-order one with genuine road rash...

Can I custom-order one with genuine road rash holes? Or are you just selling the existing road rash shirts?


:wohoo:
Forum: The Mud Box 03-21-2020, 01:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 269
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Suggestions on car ramps or jack-stands?

I'm looking for a set of car ramps for general maintenance to my SUV. I've looked around and there's a whole lot of plastic ramps. I must be getting old because I remember them all being heavy steel....
Forum: The Mud Box 03-21-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,830
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Oh...I think I can explain the TP! People are...

Oh...I think I can explain the TP! People are just looking out for their own arses! While there doesn’t appear to be a shortage anymore, at my local box store, every 3rd person is carrying out a huge...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-21-2020, 12:19 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,923
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
...and, of course, sealed.

...and, of course, sealed.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-21-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 273
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Welcome to the forum, John! :wave: Okay, the...

Welcome to the forum, John! :wave:

Okay, the way you’ve asked about “using 6” waterproofing anti-fracture membrane” is confusing in my mind. I’m wondering if your intention is to only use the...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-20-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,159
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
"Meh" is almost a 4-letter word! :mad:

"Meh" is almost a 4-letter word! :mad:
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-20-2020, 01:49 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,923
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Sorry to hear. While I wasn’t going this year,...

Sorry to hear. While I wasn’t going this year, that’s a bummer for y’all that were. :(
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2020, 07:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 979
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Post #4...are you joining PVC directly to ABS? ...

Post #4...are you joining PVC directly to ABS?

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-17-2020, 07:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 314
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Around these parts, it's been my experience that...

Around these parts, it's been my experience that all the old tiles were 4 3/8" and since ~1980 or so, they've been 4 1/4".

:)
Forum: The Mud Box 03-17-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,830
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Things are about back to normal at the grocery...

Things are about back to normal at the grocery stores. TP, yes. But limiting the amount per customer. Check out lines are a little longer.
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-15-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 263
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
A picture or two might be helpful. :)

A picture or two might be helpful.

:)
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-15-2020, 10:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 169
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Trying to make a height transition between the...

Trying to make a height transition between the field tiles inside and outside the shower with a 3” stagger will look odd.

The grid of field tiles inside and outside the shower should all be at...
Forum: Professionals' Hangout 03-15-2020, 09:25 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,923
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Y’all making me think back. It’s bit ironic that...

Y’all making me think back. It’s bit ironic that it was at my first attendance to Coverings that I discovered how good Coronas could be.
Forum: The Mud Box 03-15-2020, 03:33 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,830
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
It’s a bummer to hear about stories like this guy...

It’s a bummer to hear about stories like this guy who drove thousands of miles cleaning out store after store after store of nearly 18,000 bottles of hand sanitizer...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-15-2020, 01:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 305
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
....yeah....doesn’t, ah.....travertine need to...

....yeah....doesn’t, ah.....travertine need to breathe for a week after setting? :D I think I heard some pro say that. Yeah. :) Pretty sure. :think: Maybe. :eek: Probably not. :(

On a serious...
Forum: Tile Forum/Advice Board 03-15-2020, 01:41 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,200
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Many pros, and I’m among them, that consider...

Many pros, and I’m among them, that consider sealing tile in a shower to have little or no benefit...and in some cases does more harm than good.

Serious question: what are you hoping the benefit...
Forum: The Mud Box 03-14-2020, 11:32 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 1,830
Posted By Tool Guy - Kg
Food is on the shelves, butt no TP. :D

Food is on the shelves, butt no TP. :D
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