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setting up the new shop #13: Back at it and again we have a structure The Shed Rebuilt after the Storm

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Blog entry by thedude50 posted 12-15-2011 09:27 AM 881 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Well after several days of pulling and cutting off nails,The Shed started being rebuilt on Sunday. I then i worked on Monday and Tuesday and today we were back at it we stood up the other three walls today. I will be using hurricane ties tomorrow to tie the studs to the top and bottom plate. I am very excited we got this much done. It will take me a while to tie all the studs in to the plates and then i am going to tie the walls to the foundation. with long straps no more silly wind storms going to collapse my Shed. I may make the Christmas deadline yet. I will add photos in the morning so come back again and see where I am at I want to raise the roof in the morning if we can a nice crane would be good tomorrow for sure. but most likely a few young guys will lift it up there by them selves and we will nail it.

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Mauricio

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#1 posted 12-15-2011 06:39 PM

We need some pictures Dude

-- Mauricio - Woodstock, GA - "Confusion is the Womb of Learning, with utter conviction being it's Tomb" Prof. T.O. Nitsch

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Bertha

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#2 posted 12-15-2011 06:41 PM

Dude, you sure using “hurricane” ties isn’t bad luck, lol? Congratulations on getting your shed back up and going.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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