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Forum: General Garage Discussion 01-18-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,548
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Blackout

Sign vinyl - very cheap, easy to apply with soapy water and a squeegee or credit card, and 100% opaque. Measure, cut, apply, and trim around the edges.
Forum: Test Section 01-16-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: test

on my screen I see a little white box instead of blank space. I'm using Chrome for a browser so it displays it slightly differently. I right-clicked in that box and selected "copy image url" to...
Forum: Test Section 01-13-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: test

Remove .webm from the url and add .gif, it should work.
Forum: Heating and A/C 01-07-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 324
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Baseboard heat not keeping up with set temp?

Having the same issue today in my place in NY, it's sub-zero temperatures tonight - output temp set at 190, thermostats set at 68, house is still only getting up to 62. Adding a ton of insulation is...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 12-21-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,747
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Old metal cabinets? Value? CL find

Here in NY they're selling for a TON more:

http://hudsonvalley.craigslist.org/for/4763485595.html

Exact same cabinets! Granted it looks like this ad has more units for sale, but still much...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 11-30-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Straight Peen hammers. Unknown stamps.

Found it here:
http://www.wrenchingnews.com/wrench-logos/logos-page-1.html

"W, V, and T logo - Woodings-Verona Tool Co. of Verona, Pennsylvania.
Founded in 1883 at Verona, PA. They produced...
Forum: Heating and A/C 11-19-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,354
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Fuel Oil Tank Removal - how hard?

Full or empty? If empty, takes two people with lifting straps, or just two strong guys just lifting by hand. If full, almost impossible. However, get an electric oil pump at Tractor Supply for 100...
Forum: General Tool Discussion 11-19-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 8,733
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: I'm so confused. Help me out here

Being practical all the time gets boring. A Yugo is just as practical as a Ferrari - they both will get you to where you want to go. A Ferrari, though, is so much more fun!
Forum: Flooring 11-14-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 365
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Old tile glue removal

Beany-doo! I removed an entire basement of black tar cutback and tile residue with that stuff. Not toxic either, I think it's soy-based.
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 11-01-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,287
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Welding on a leaf spring

You should be fine with welds not cracking, even with a ton of weight on it. 250 pounds on a car or truck leaf spring isn't enough to worry about it bending so far that it cracks the welds. Maybe...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 11-01-2014, 06:10 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,350
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Some businesses really overcharge you and get mad when you tell them about it.

So then don't buy from him? Sounds like you weren't happy with his pricing and attitude from day one. Leave it be, and go somewhere else. That's the beauty of a free market - he's allowed to...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 10-30-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,532
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Has anyone ever rented their garage/property for movie shoots/commercials/events?

Thanks for the insight! Might be something worth thinking about for next year.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 10-27-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,532
Posted By HotRodKush
Has anyone ever rented their garage/property for movie shoots/commercials/events?

Just curious about your experiences if you've ever rented out your place for a movie or commercial shoot, or even events like weddings or parties. The idea got stuck in my head after seeing that...
Forum: Garage Gallery 10-26-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 984
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: 24x25 attached in Pawling NY

Looks like a 930 to me. I'm over in Holmes, right down the road from you. Welcome!
Forum: Vintage Tool Discussion 08-16-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,843
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: vintage Air Tire Changer

That's a pretty obscure item. You're coming in here expecting everyone who views the pictures to know exactly what it is. Clearly you'll have alot of views, people want to see if they can help. ...
Forum: Flooring 03-16-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,977
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: 3.5 car home shop with racedeck

I just did my 2-car garage with racedeck. No problems yet with chemicals or welding, I've done both. Doesn't mean the tiles won't get damaged, just that I haven't seen any damage occur yet. For...
Forum: Garage Gallery 01-09-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,150
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: New guy Barndominium

Wow this is awesome. Every guy's dream to live in his garage.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-17-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,883
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Detached Garage-Surveillance Questions

I have a Digimerge hard drive system for my business with 8 cameras - 4 inside, 4 outside. Using their internet program, CMS-DH, I can monitor them 24/7 on my droid (or any smart phone) or any...
Forum: General Garage Discussion 05-01-2013, 10:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,974
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Looking for a HUGE mural

What about a mural made from tiles? There's that can print whatever you want on ceramic tiles, and when you install them it creates a huge mural. My company actually does this: www.ElementTile.com.
Forum: General Garage Discussion 08-24-2011, 03:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,585
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Coke machine

What's a typical return on a machine? How many sodas can you sell in a day?
Forum: General Garage Discussion 08-19-2011, 09:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,891
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: GM Mechanics please step inside

1. The reason that one piston moves easily when the other one is pushed, is because you're displacing the fluid from one side of the caliper to the other. When you push both at the same time,...
Forum: Flooring 08-10-2011, 11:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 9,533
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Tile installer screwed up my garage bathroom, what to do?

Post a photo, I'm curious to see how he shortened the gradient.
Forum: General Tool Discussion 08-01-2011, 04:28 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,322
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: in what conditions

I do most of my work after midnight, mostly midnight-5am, with the rest of work in the afternoon. I'm not a morning person, and I've adjusted my business around that.

On the other hand, there's...
Forum: Fabrication & Techniques 07-30-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 19,933
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Sometimes My Tool...is a Pen and Pencil!

Holy crap, that's some professional art right there. How long does it typically take to do a drawing like that?
Forum: Introduce yourself here! 07-30-2011, 12:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 572
Posted By HotRodKush
Re: Garage with an attached house!

Sounds like you've got your work cut out for you :D
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