[Build] Fwd: Wall building

Ben Kochie ben at nerp.net
Wed Nov 23 17:07:22 PST 2011


I have a saw with good blade.  I can also bring a framing hammer to backup 
the air gun.  I will see what mudding gear I have

Be there friday as soon as I can.

-ben

On Wed, 23 Nov 2011, Shannon Lee wrote:

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> 
> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
> From: Shannon Lee <shannon at scatter.com>
> Date: Wed, Nov 23, 2011 at 5:00 PM
> Subject: Re: Wall building
> To: NoiseBridge Discuss <noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net>
> 
> 
> I've called and reserved a nail gun ($35/day and they're open on Friday; nails cost something
> like $6 for 300 or 7000 for $100.  Wood is going to cost us $2 per 2x4 stud.  We have about 16
> sheets of drywall, and I haven't called yet to find out how much more of it costs but I remember
> it being something like $7 a sheet.  
> I figure we're going to spend about $100 in studs, and might spend that again in sheet rock and
> mud, so if someone could be along Friday to cover these that'd be great.
> 
> I'm paying for nails and nail gun and beer.
> 
> Can someone at the space let me know if the circular saw is (a) still there (b) functional and
> (c) stocked with a blade?
> 
> Anybody else who has circular saw, hammer, mudding gear, et cetera, please feel free to bring
> them.
> 
> Above all, anybody who wants to help out, come by the space after about two on Friday, and after
> 10 on Saturday and Sunday and we'll put you to work!
> 
> Look forward to seeing you all,
> 
> --S
> 
> 
> On Tue, Nov 22, 2011 at 11:30 PM, Shannon Lee <shannon at scatter.com> wrote:
>       Hi Noisebridge,
> As has been discussed at the last couple of meetings, a crew of us are meeting up this
> weekend to put Tops on the Walls.
> 
> The plan is to meet up Friday around Noon to take measurements and collect up some money,
> after which we'll go get 2x4s and sheetrock (if needed).  Saturday is for Framing, Sunday
> is for Rocking and Mudding.
> 
> This is going to cost about (I Guestimate) $500; various people have offered various
> amounts, but more money would be welcome.
> 
> The money will go for 2x4s and (possibly) sheetrock, tape and mud, as well as the rental
> of a framing nail gun.
> 
> In addition to money, we need bodies!  If you don't have anything planned for this weekend
> and would like to work off some of that Turkey, come on down and we'll put you to work.
> Don't feel like you need to come for more than one day, don't feel like you have to come
> for more than an hour!  Just come on down and do some dirty work, it's good for the soul.
> 
> Jim is, I  understand, planning to do some preparatory electrical work, and I think Robert
> is going to be pulling stuff away from the walls on Thursday after Thanksgiving, any help
> you can give them would also be greatly appreciated.
> 
> Kaya has volunteered the use of her truck, so I believe we have Transport covered.
> 
> I will be buying beer.
> 
> Hope to see you all this weekend!
> 
> --
> Shannon Lee
> (503) 539-3700
> 
> "Any sufficiently analyzed magic is indistinguishable from science."
> 
> 
> 
> 
> --
> Shannon Lee
> (503) 539-3700
> 
> "Any sufficiently analyzed magic is indistinguishable from science."
> 
> 
> 
> --
> Shannon Lee
> (503) 539-3700
> 
> "Any sufficiently analyzed magic is indistinguishable from science."
> 
>


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