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#16 IamSherwood OFFLINE  

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Posted April 01, 2014 - 07:03 PM

Cold front coming. He could just fill the holes with water.



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 07:04 PM

How much for 5.674854 holes?



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 07:23 PM

How much for 5.674854 holes?

I think you have to buy them as whole holes. Why would you want to buy .674854 of a hole anyway??


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Posted April 01, 2014 - 07:42 PM

Do these holes come with the proper permits and earthquake certifications ?


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Posted April 01, 2014 - 07:44 PM

Dave, I'd be interested but I always buy new post holes when I decide to get some.  Used just doesn't last as well. 

 

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Posted April 01, 2014 - 07:48 PM

 Used just doesn't last as well. 

 

Ben W.

 

All depends.  If they originated from way up north, then the cold preserves them, slowing the rot by decades!


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Posted April 01, 2014 - 08:18 PM

 

 

I"m not real sure how you install them but I guess you just take it out of the box, drop it on the ground and then set the post?

They make a special post hole digger. Dig down 4 1/2', drop the hole in and shovel the dirt around it.


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Posted April 01, 2014 - 08:27 PM

What about re-purposeing ?  Could be some options there .



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 08:35 PM

I think you have to buy them as whole holes. Why would you want to buy .674854 of a hole anyway??

 

 

Because I aready have .325146 post holes left over from the last job....


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Posted April 01, 2014 - 08:35 PM

I specialize in frozen post hole transport, call for a quote. Gotta load and haul fast so they don't melt. When they melt you have to deal with the EPA.



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 09:29 PM

Is there any left or are they sold out now. I don't need them right away , but I guess I could store them.

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Posted April 01, 2014 - 09:33 PM

Can the holes be compressed to fit in a smaller box for shipping, then expanded back to original size?



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 09:42 PM

Taxes on them to an in state buyer could be a deal killer .



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 10:13 PM

are they OHSA and EPA approved



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Posted April 01, 2014 - 10:49 PM

If M.S.H.A. becomes involved you're going to regret the whole thing . OHSA and EPA pale in comparison.





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