[blindwoodworker] Re: Studs again

  • From: "Bob Kennedy" <intheshop@xxxxxxx>
  • To: <blindwoodworker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2012 18:59:35 -0500

Where are you doing this?  The mountain place or the home in Winston?  I'll 
come over and you can use my framing nailer.  We could do it in a day that way.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: John Sherrer 
To: blindwoodworker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
Sent: Monday, February 13, 2012 6:56 PM
Subject: [blindwoodworker] Re: Studs again

What I am going to do is add studs to a garage wall, actually two garages, 
since they were built with the studs being four feet apart.



From: blindwoodworker-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
[mailto:blindwoodworker-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of louis scrivani
Sent: Monday, February 13, 2012 12:14 PM
To: blindwoodworker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [blindwoodworker] Re: Studs again


How about this if it is a non bearing wall, then go with a aluminum stud.  


From: Bill Gallik 

Sent: Sunday, February 12, 2012 4:52 AM

To: blindwoodworker@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 

Subject: [blindwoodworker] Re: Studs again


Wouldn’t most of you agree that it might depend on the purpose of the wall? I 
would think that a purely placement wall (as opposed to a structural support 
wall) would be adequately served with screws instead of nails.  I will gladly 
stand corrected if someone offers a sound reason to the contrary, but if a 
wall’s only purpose is to divide a huge basement into several areas or if a 
main living area wall bears no structural weight, then why would screws not be 


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