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Old 10-31-2018, 08:32 AM   #21
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Power hooked back up. Spoken to the guys about 3ph for the property looks like 240v will be the easiest.

Hung the door frames, added some braces, and moving dirt for the ramp needed to access the building. Hoping to pour this weekend. Going to add a little side walk from the ramp to the walk through door being the area will be nothing but dirt for the next few years. 20Ē difference in elevation from existing driveway to the shop slab. This ramp is temporary permanent.

Packing the dirt with my 12v. Everyone should have a 12v around.
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Old 11-03-2018, 07:37 AM   #22
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Formed up and ready to pour this morning. Hope my help shows up on opening morning of deer season.
Drilled and hammered rebar into my shop slab so the two donít separate as bad. Tied everything together.

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Old 11-03-2018, 09:51 AM   #23
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They make some epoxy for those situations too. I wanna try it.
What is the slope on that ramp?
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Old 11-05-2018, 07:42 AM   #24
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Epoxy for joining the two slabs or adhering the rebar into the exising slab? I drive 3/8" rebar into 3/8" holes. Fitment was tight.

Somewhere around 10*. Had the concrete mixed at a 4 slump, which was plenty thick. It worked well.
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Old 11-05-2018, 10:49 PM   #25
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Coming along nicely, man! I'll be undertaking the same task sometime next year, so I'm excited to see yours come together.
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