Workshop
Ask a question
since March 2023
2 weeks ago
IronStan001
Having an Impact
  • My latest posts
  • Posts I liked
  • My liked posts

User's latest posts

IronStan001
Having an Impact
a month ago

It's still a little tacky, so maybe another day or so and it should be good. But otherwise, the oil really finishes it off. It's turned out much, muc ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
2 replies
a month ago

Beautiful  

IronStan001
Having an Impact
3 replies
a month ago

I couldn't wait, so I put the first coat down at 6:30p tonight. It took an hour, so I can get on with the 2nd coat at 8:30p. But the 2nd coat should ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
4 replies
a month ago

Looking at the weather report, Tuesday has scattered showers and the rest of the week is cloudy at early 20's. Maybe I'll wait until late in the week ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
6 replies
a month ago

Ok. So maybe I drop the first coat in the morning, then the 2nd around 7pm once the sun is no longer directly on the deck.

IronStan001
Having an Impact
8 replies
a month ago

Intergrain UltraDeck. Is applying it on a hot day in direct sunlight an issue? The first coat will be fine since it'll be 95% shade, but by midday, ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
10 replies
a month ago

New prep and clean was done yesterday morning, which when I rinse the deck, the water is basically clear. By tomorrow morning, it would have seen aro ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
12 replies
a month ago

Tomorrow and Sunday is supposed to be 30, so if I prep and wash tomorrow morning, it'll have a few days to dry. But Monday and Tuesday is supposed to ...

Posts user liked

Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
15 replies
a month ago

Hi @IronStan001, If you want to skip the natural several-week weathering process, I'd recommend you scrub it down with Cabot's 2L New Timber Prep. I ...

Bunnings Team Member EricL
Bunnings Team Member
22 replies
February

Hello @IronStan001 That deck is just sensational! All that planning and double checking certainly paid off. I'm sure you're very happy with the res ...

Bunnings Team Member EricL
Bunnings Team Member
February

Hello @IronStan001 Thank you very much for sharing that update. That is a very well assembled frame, can I please request for a photo of the assemb ...

Bunnings Team Member EricL
Bunnings Team Member
January

Hello @IronStan001 I don't think it will be necessary as the the grass will eventually expire once its covered by the deck. Eric

Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
January

I would cut the joists to size and frame in the end of them with one long length of joist timber @IronStan001. Screw through this framing timber into ...

Bunnings Team Member EricL
Bunnings Team Member
January

Hello @IronStan001 Those two products Chemset101 and Ultrafix are very similar to each other. Chemset101 is made of marine grade resin and can be u ...

Bunnings Team Member MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
January

Hi @IronStan001, You'll need around four 20kg concrete bags per footer. Mitchell

Bunnings Team Member EricL
Bunnings Team Member
January

Hi @IronStan001 I think 3 x M12 should be sufficient to hold the post in place. It's better to spread the load rather than concentrating it in two ...

User's liked posts

IronStan001
Having an Impact
a month ago

It's still a little tacky, so maybe another day or so and it should be good. But otherwise, the oil really finishes it off. It's turned out much, muc ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
2 replies
a month ago

Beautiful  

IronStan001
Having an Impact
3 replies
a month ago

I couldn't wait, so I put the first coat down at 6:30p tonight. It took an hour, so I can get on with the 2nd coat at 8:30p. But the 2nd coat should ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
6 replies
a month ago

Ok. So maybe I drop the first coat in the morning, then the 2nd around 7pm once the sun is no longer directly on the deck.

IronStan001
Having an Impact
17 replies
a month ago

It's strange, because aside from the odd minor bend here or there, the boards were pretty straight. None of the boards I don't think we're installed ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
19 replies
a month ago

@shauny I use SketchUp. I transposed my entire block and the house from plans into SketchUp. What I have in SketchUp is mm perfect, so I know what ...

IronStan001
Having an Impact
21 replies
February

Got it. I'll sprinkle and scrub for at least the next 4 weeks or so then see how we go.

IronStan001
Having an Impact
February

To weather the boards, should I give them a sprinkle with water every now and again?

IronStan001's Bookmarks
No posts to display.
Contact Me
Online Status
Offline
Date Last Visited
2 weeks ago