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HELP! I need a straight answer about building a wall.

Discussion in 'Garage / Workshop' started by comiesutra, Feb 22, 2013.

  1. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:31 PM
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    LOL...no one :stirthepot::D
     
  2. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:36 PM
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    :stirthepot: i would like to see you guys crowning studs when you only have 18 months to build 78 houses. Our record was 6 guys 2 house completely framed in two day.
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  3. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:39 PM
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    You said you don't use studs that are too crowned
     
  4. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:42 PM
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    them houses are weeble wobbles :D
     
  5. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:46 PM
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    I dont sight every stud. But if i notice its crowned bad without even sighting it use that for blocking
     
  6. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:49 PM
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    Does your company have a back framing / pick up crew ?
     
  7. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:54 PM
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    Back framing as in stuff like chases and soffits no, pick up crew as in clean up our messes and scrap, si senor.
     
  8. Feb 22, 2013 at 4:55 PM
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    Back framing crew , as in come in and fix wrong sized rough openings , straighten crowned walls etc
     
  9. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:04 PM
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    as far as crowning and bowing goes, I am meticulous and will go through stacks for hours just to find the straightest pieces of lumber.

    i'm probably going to calculate and buy the lumber this weekend. Then frame the next weekend.
     
  10. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:05 PM
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    Oh lol :brianr: well when speed is the focus, mistakes are bound to happen but we aren't complete hacks. There was one instance where the first floor exterior walls were framed backwards :anonymous: had to change a few ROs on that one lol
     
  11. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:09 PM
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    You guys still use arsenic in your treated up there?
     
  12. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:13 PM
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    All out speed is false economy and results in crappy results that plague everyone else that follows the framers

    It doesn't take anymore time to do stuff as simple as crowning studs and makes all the difference

    Surely you crown joists and rafters
     
  13. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:14 PM
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    CCA was replaced by ACQ in most applications a few years back , except for plywood
     
  14. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:20 PM
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    We use Copper Azole, found the ACQ to be to corrosive. It's not much better tho, still need hot dipped for stainless for exterior. They say not required indoors, but meh .. I wouldn't risk it.

    And aye non-treated and use, http://webtrack.dunnlumber.com/ProductDetail.aspx?pg=0&pid=23935 for some reason not showing the 3.5".
     
  15. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:23 PM
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    You carry borate treated BlueWood ?
     
  16. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:26 PM
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    Not in stock.
     
  17. Feb 22, 2013 at 5:28 PM
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    Yes of course i crown joist and rafters. And i agree with you, i have had to trim some crappy framing jobs, it takes twice as long and comes out like crap. But when you have a strict deadline and budget speed is the name of the game, ill be the first to admit that those houses sucked, but the project mangers were only worried about money, not how nice the houses came out. We contracted jobs for the state when they were building assisted living complexes, these wernt high end homes. I do not prefer to build like this at all. My posts in this thread really have no benifit to the OP so i am going to stop threadjacking
     
  18. Feb 23, 2013 at 8:13 AM
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    plain it all :rofl:

    they still sell asbestos.....what do you think?

    :rofl:


    I wish :(
     
  19. Feb 23, 2013 at 9:05 AM
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    Plane

    Asbestos mining is all shut down
     
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    aboot time :D
     
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