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  Topic: So 2040?
onemanband

Replies: 10
Views: 3506
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Wed Jul 26, 17 10:48 pm   Subject: So 2040?
the car makers have a shorter timescale than the gov one

The gov't may as well claim credit for phasing out compact discs by 2040.
  Topic: Post Augers
onemanband

Replies: 19
Views: 10182
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Fri Jun 02, 17 5:38 pm   Subject: Post Augers
We still don't actually know what type of auger john of wessex is was l looking for.

You do if you look at Machine Mart and search Draper auger
  Topic: Asbestos
onemanband

Replies: 5
Views: 3846
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Tue May 30, 17 8:06 pm   Subject: Asbestos
It quite probably is, but will be the less dangerous stuff.
You can get it tested by post - or get experienced opinion.
Yes it can be repaired but will depend on type and extent of damage.
Remove a ...
  Topic: skips
onemanband

Replies: 11
Views: 3415
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Tue May 30, 17 7:54 pm   Subject: skips
I have, as you can imagine being agricultural, gathered a lot of scrap metal. I thought they would deliver a skip and come back for it when filled up. not the case round here. They will hire a 5 cu. ...
  Topic: Post Augers
onemanband

Replies: 19
Views: 10182
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Thu May 18, 17 5:35 pm   Subject: Post Augers
I can't comment on augers as I don't use them, but generally speaking Draper tools, although not top of the range, are usually fit for purpose and worthy DIY kit.
19.19 seems a fair enough price. M ...
  Topic: skips
onemanband

Replies: 11
Views: 3415
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Tue May 16, 17 7:28 pm   Subject: skips
Round here, they deliver, you fill it way way way above the fill to here line, using doors as a giant version of how you raid the salad bar at Pizza Hut, then they take it away. Anything goes.

But ...
  Topic: jacking up a deck
onemanband

Replies: 5
Views: 5265
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Sun Apr 30, 17 8:54 pm   Subject: jacking up a deck
My experience is that whether it's a scissor jack, bottle jack ,trolley jack or acrow prop, if you are exceeding it's capacity it becomes hard to operate. If you are struggling to turn it / pump it, ...
  Topic: Aerial Photography and stuff.
onemanband

Replies: 20
Views: 9370
PostForum: Small Business Questions, Ideas and Advice   Posted: Mon Apr 17, 17 11:48 am   Subject: Aerial Photography and stuff.
HL. IIRC I searched 'which drone' and it was a 2017 Telegraph piece I based my generalisation on. I may have over-egged the professional kit but OTOH when you add in cameras and accessories that's pro ...
  Topic: Aerial Photography and stuff.
onemanband

Replies: 20
Views: 9370
PostForum: Small Business Questions, Ideas and Advice   Posted: Sun Apr 16, 17 8:32 am   Subject: Aerial Photography and stuff.
Looking at HL's link it all looks and sounds very professional...

Do you think?
My reading of it was that the plan is to raise a load of cash to pay a professional planner to help them get a grant ...
  Topic: Aerial Photography and stuff.
onemanband

Replies: 20
Views: 9370
PostForum: Small Business Questions, Ideas and Advice   Posted: Sat Apr 15, 17 6:52 pm   Subject: Aerial Photography and stuff.
Looking at HL's link it all looks and sounds very professional - I doubt they would spoil it with some DIY drone snaps.
A quick google of aerial photography prices reveals "wedding package from 300" ...
  Topic: Spare 110v tools for sale.
onemanband

Replies: 7
Views: 3280
PostForum: Trading Post   Posted: Sat Apr 08, 17 12:09 pm   Subject: Re: Spare 110v tools for sale.

Bosch 110v sliding mitre saw 100


I just been cutting some branches on my mitre saw and thought it might be helpful to mention that they are ace for cutting up firewood.
Coppice type stuff, pa ...
  Topic: Spare 110v tools for sale.
onemanband

Replies: 7
Views: 3280
PostForum: Trading Post   Posted: Thu Apr 06, 17 5:30 pm   Subject: Spare 110v tools for sale.
I'm slightly interested, but location isn't ideal/realistic.
Pricing seems fair enough, but model no's would help them sell....
e.g. Drill/breaker could rrp at 80 or 800 depending on model.
If it ...
  Topic: Sealing a car port ceiling against the elements
onemanband

Replies: 14
Views: 4677
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Fri Mar 17, 17 11:11 pm   Subject: Sealing a car port ceiling against the elements
I don't know anything about them but what about spraying a fireproof coating ? - Like they spray on structural steelwork.
I guess it's a job for a specialist contractor so maybe it will cost more. OT ...
  Topic: Chicken house
onemanband

Replies: 10
Views: 6702
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Wed Mar 08, 17 4:50 pm   Subject: Chicken house
" disc can be ace with some sorts and a bit "melty" with others

Aye. Ace and melty.
I don't know how people manage without an angle grinder.
  Topic: Chicken house
onemanband

Replies: 10
Views: 6702
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Wed Mar 08, 17 1:57 pm   Subject: Chicken house
... and I have not yet dared try cutting it or screwing holes through it.

Take whatever saw you have and try it. It will cut it, how badly it damages it - there's only one way to find out.
Gener ...
 
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