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re: Table saw recommendation - mikie421
Buy used. Sold my rigid table saw for $200 when I upgraded to a cabinet saw a few years ago. Rigid, desalt, Bosch will all be pretty good. Take the time to get it set up right. Search YouTube for table saw setup by the wood whisperer. ...
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Northshore Sheetrock Finisher - mikie421
I need a recommendation for a good finisher to redo a crap texture job. Probably needs to floated smooth and then textured to match existing light orange peel. Don’t ever leave for a work trip with your wife in charge of contractors. ...
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re: Chevron buying APC for 33B - mikie421
So not necessarily bad for cvx employees?...
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re: Chevron buying APC for 33B - mikie421
Why would you say that? Not good for which employees?...
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re: How Much Should Removing A Load Bearing Wall Cost? - mikie421
[quote]That's about what I was expecting, so $10k seemed high. You just chose a regular contractor? I'm hoping just removing a wall isn't too small a job for the ones around here. Getting skilled people to do small jobs around here is becoming difficult since there's so much work[/quote] Going to...
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re: How Much Should Removing A Load Bearing Wall Cost? - mikie421
I’ll just had an 8 foot section of wall removed to expand an opening to 18 feet. Removed existing header and replaced with 18’ x 20” LVL beam. Contractor charged me $2700. Did not include any finish work/Sheetrock, since I’m doing that myself. I also had an engineer come out and spec the beam ...
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re: Need dinner recs for group of 16 to 20 north-shore - mikie421
Del Porto has a room that can seat about 20. They can do a set menu as well. ...
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re: I am now ate up with the woodworking bug. - mikie421
There is always someone on Craigslist in New Orleans posting old hand tools for sale. Look for Stanley Bedrock planes. Anything pre ww2. Or just buy new lie-nielsen, so your grandkids can find them 100 years from now. ...
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re: Can I put smaller tire on my truck? - mikie421
Any issues with running a load range d instead of e? Truck is a 2015 ram 2500 4x4 diesel. I have a boat that is about 10,000 lbs. but only tow it from the shed to the launch, about 3 miles. No other towing for the most part. ...
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re: Tuna fishing in Venice - mikie421
Whatever you do don’t bend at the waist. You’ll only last a couple of minutes. Keep your back straight and bend your knees like you’re going to sit in a chair. ...
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re: Can I put smaller tire on my truck? - mikie421
Lol, I know. And yes. ...
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re: Can I put smaller tire on my truck? - mikie421
I guess my question is will the tire fit on my wheel? Guy at my mechanic shop said I shouldn’t do it. ...
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Can I put smaller tire on my truck? - mikie421
My truck calls for 285/60r20e tires. Can I put 275s on instead? Many more choices in that size and way cheaper. ...
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re: Best King Cake in the South? - mikie421
Zoe’s in Covington. Had a plain and a cherry last week at work. They were both great. Not overly iced or too sweet. The cherry was just a thin layer that added a little extra flavor but you could still taste the pastry. ...
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re: Why isn't Lloyd Peever given more respect? - mikie421
I remember going to skip’s baseball camp that year and they said he could consistently hit something like 17 different locations in the strike zone. Kind of like a Greg Maddox type guy. ...
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re: Chuck Edwards, Saints and Pels PA Announcer has died - mikie421
[quote]Do you think the Saints don't know who their PA announcer is?[/quote] Saints have had 3 PA announcers: Buddy D in the first season, Jerry Romig, and now Mark Romig....
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re: Chuck Edwards, Saints and Pels PA Announcer has died - mikie421
He’s not the saints PA announcer. ...
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Saints Got Robbed Video - mikie421
Not bad. [link=(https://youtu.be/8KKiDh5rsJ4)]Youtube[/link]...
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re: Crescent Pilot's helping the Coast Guard - mikie421
I would be surprised if they can accept a gift from someone they regulate. ...
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re: Saw blade sharpening - mikie421
I think there a place in LaPlace that does it. ...
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