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Old 7/28/18, 7:09 PM
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Default Re: Questions Of The Week July 26

Number 4 will be an interesting one for most.



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Old 7/28/18, 7:44 PM
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Well, Barry is not the only Finish Carpenter in town you know.


true dat! McHammer knows! & prolly knew back in the '70s

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We need to stick to the program and wait for a winner. And no one got it accurate yet.
Maybe more Members will join in.

hopefully

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Number 4 will be an interesting one for most.
ya notice Roy went into stealth mode ;~)



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Old 7/28/18, 8:00 PM
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Dag nabbit. You say po-tay-toe I say po-tay-toe too. Who the hell says po-tah-toe anyway?
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Old 7/28/18, 8:18 PM
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Dag nabbit. You say po-tay-toe I say po-tay-toe too. Who the hell says po-tah-toe anyway?
Don't know about you, YouTube but I call it "Patate" and my Canadian Friends probably call them "Pomme de Terre"



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Old 7/28/18, 9:38 PM
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Not fair to post hints/answers!



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Old 7/28/18, 11:30 PM
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Hey Roy,


Doing good so far. Of course I'm not as old as you!


Don't know if you won but we have a trim carpenter expert, building expert, etc., etc., who set me straight on the trim answer. Barry really knows his chit!!


FYI for you new Inspectors out there. If you have a question contact Barry and Roy they'll set you straight!
Yeah Manny! Chit gives it away...

Oh heck! I hope you're doin' great.




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Old 7/29/18, 6:55 AM
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Marc, you might as well call this a no winner week and show them the answers.

Hopefully, next time no one will give hints to the correct answers.

The hint didn't help on this one.




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Old 7/29/18, 10:54 AM
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1) The ____________ is the simplest corrosion produced by means of chemical attack.
a) Electrolytic theory
b) Chemical action theory
c) Galvanic action theory
d) High temperature oxidation
b
Explanation: Chemical action theory or Direct corrosion includes oxidation in which the oxygen of atmosphere combines with all or part of surface of material. In this the combined action of oxygen, carbon dioxide and moisture on steel results in corrosion or rust.
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2) What is the difference between a bazooka and a banjo?
Both are designed to apply joint compound and tape in one pass when drywalling but a bazooka allows for a longer reach to do the ceiling
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3) All of these fittings are acceptable by code for changes in direction in drainage piping except
a) long sweep 1/4-bend
b) 1/5-bend
c) 1/6-bend
d) wye
b) 1/5-bend
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4) What is the moulded shape on the edges of stiles, rails and bars, adjacent to panels?
Sticking
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5) On a flat roof with improper drainage, how heavy is a two inch deep 20 x 20 puddle?
a) 500 pounds
b) 1000 pounds
c) 1,500 pounds
d) 1 ton
e) 2 ton
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Old 7/29/18, 11:37 AM
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Good questions guys, thanks for your time.




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Old 7/29/18, 12:16 PM
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The only one I missed was 4.




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Old 7/29/18, 12:26 PM
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The only one I missed was 4.
Yeah, that was a sticking...er..stickler.




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Old 7/29/18, 5:18 PM
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Ah stick a fork in that tater, it's done ;D

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Old 7/29/18, 11:59 PM
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Yeah Manny! Chit gives it away...

Oh heck! I hope you're doin' great.

Hey Larry,


Thank you for asking! My chit is "sticking" good these days!


Hope all is going well with you!!



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Old 7/30/18, 2:15 AM
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Hey Larry,


Thank you for asking! My chit is "sticking" good these days!


Hope all is going well with you!!
Manny, brother, you got to stay away from those gas station burritos!

Yep, every this is pretty good on my end. Thanks for asking.




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Old 7/30/18, 8:50 AM
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Default Re: Questions Of The Week July 26

1 = Oxidation


2 = Been many decades but, a manual drywall taping tool is a banjo. Bazooka is a tubular hopper that load drywall tape.



3 = b


4 = Unknown.


5 = Depends upon the slope. Generally, minimum slope is 1%. However, minimum slope for a flat roof by building code here is 2%. What volume is being considered. Imperial or US gallons.



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