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    Today, 3:26 PM
    Can the caulk to seal the blower housing on a ClearVue 1800 be replaced or substituted with Green Glue soundproofing caulk? Anyone tried it, does...
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    11-19-2019, 6:40 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    Seems to me, throughout 6" shop duct work, that dwv street fittings into the bell end of pipe would create less turbulence than into another end of a...
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  • Bill Jobe's Avatar
    11-19-2019, 1:58 AM
    If not using adhesive is code and not a safety issue, I'd be tempted to use Green glue instead. Might make a slight noise reduction. Particularly...
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    11-19-2019, 1:44 AM
    Why aren't the mods online highlighted when you open the 'who's online' feature in quick links? Make it faster to contact a mod. Just a...
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    11-18-2019, 11:42 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I haven't forgotten, Mel. Thank you.
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    11-18-2019, 8:50 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    Has anyone used lead sheets for soundproofing? I saw an add for a rubber or foam product that held a sheet of very thin layer of lead. But I lost...
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    11-18-2019, 8:10 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    Who has the best prices on both 6"and 8" sewer/drain fittings. And do you recommend the duct pieces that split a 6" into 2 4" duct? Is CV's unit...
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    11-17-2019, 2:55 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I forgot to add that the idea includes using soundproofing door sweeps along the bottoms. These could be removed in the event I need additional room...
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    11-17-2019, 2:53 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I wish I'd used 2 2x4 sills. I read that the additional space between the walls would improve noise levels outside the shed. I may still add a...
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    11-14-2019, 7:09 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    Does anyone use this muffler ? https://airhand.com/product/duct-silencer/
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    11-14-2019, 6:53 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    Thanks, Jim.
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    11-14-2019, 6:43 PM
    I have, but only due to a dire emergency. I once saw a man go into a stall, lay an unwrapped sandwich on toilet paper holder without so much as...
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    11-14-2019, 11:56 AM
    I was wrong. It was at a Home Depot. http://www.nbcnews.com/id/9911744/ns/us_news-weird_news/t/customer-glued-toilet-seat-sues-home-depot/
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    11-14-2019, 11:46 AM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I think the idea has merit.
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    11-14-2019, 11:30 AM
    At a Lowe's somewhere many years ago someone squirted CA glue onto a toilet seat in the mens' restroom. They had to remove the seat and, with him...
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    11-14-2019, 3:06 AM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I'm building a new home for my CV 1800. A shed 6' away from the shop. I have a number of soundproofing on their way. Both of Green Glues in the...
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    11-14-2019, 2:59 AM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I'm building a new home for my CV 1800. A shed 6' away from the shop. I have a number of soundproofing on their way. Both of Green Glues in the...
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    11-13-2019, 10:00 PM
    Bill Jobe replied to a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    I just thought it was an unusual fitting, but I recall reading (on SMC perhaps) that 90 bends in the exhaust can reduce sound. Just curious if...
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    11-09-2019, 11:54 AM
    Bill Jobe started a thread 8" dwv fitting in WorkShops
    Right angle exhaust fittings are said to reduce DC noise. Would this coupling be better at reducing sound or would it create too much head?...
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    10-28-2019, 1:32 PM
    Is 7/16" OSB strong enough for a total roof width of less than 4 1/2 feet , wall to wall? I plan to build it with a 4/12 or steeper pitch.
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    10-27-2019, 10:32 PM
    I agree, Steve, and, as I wrote on post 20, another way presented itself. "But,.....the guy on TV said....". I fell for it. Thankfully, my SIL...
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    10-27-2019, 10:51 AM
    I'm using OSB under a, as yet, undecided siding, such as prefinished sheets. Should the bird's mouth notch of the trusses sit against the OSB or...
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    10-26-2019, 3:51 PM
    Has anyone used the roof sealant that comes in a bucket and is it as good as rolls of EDPM? Also, can rubberized products that brush, peel and...
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