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Posted by Dustin Andrews on September 21, 2014 at 1:39pm 3 Comments

I am new to the forum, not so new to BLUE.....I hope to share my experience in the trade and appreciate the opportunity to learn from yours. I am a concrete junkie and BLUE is our number one source for performance products. Some of you know my…

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Cost effective mix design for planters?

Started by James McGregor in Mix Design. Last reply by Ron Mills on Monday. 9 Replies

Hey all!If any of you know me at all, you know I am an ECC fanatic. It is all I use, wet cast every time. I know, I know.....:)Currently, I am gearing up to start a production line of medium sized planters. I have a couple of high end nurseries that…Continue

ECC mixing from Down Under

Started by Jon Schuler in Mix Design. Last reply by James McGregor May 20. 12 Replies

I wanted to share some insight I received from the Aussies at EPIC.  Working with them over the week at EPIC they opened my eyes even further to the versatility of the ECC mix and the ease of mixing.  "Jon we just throw it all in and mix it up", is…Continue

West Coast Play Day

Started by John Bass in In the Beginning. Last reply by James McGregor May 16. 1 Reply

Nathan Hake and I are throwing a concrete play day.it will be a informal day to get dirty and build some cool stuff.Drop me a line if interested.…Continue

Buddy reactive polyurathane sealer

Started by Dan Hodgson in Reactive Sealing. Last reply by nathan hake May 9. 19 Replies

Hello , I didn't make epic ,it looked awesome according  to the few picks I saw . On Jeff G's Facebook there's talk of a new Buddy Rhodes reactive polyurethane or urethane sealer . Will there be more info or videos come up to explain what this is…Continue

Fire table heat issues

Started by Gavin McCalden in Manufacturing Techniques. Last reply by Brian C. May 7. 15 Replies

We are currently experiencing some cracking isues in two outdoor fire tables we've made in the last year. Both gfrc. We have previously tried to steer clear of various fire elements with concern for issues of heat and expansion, and just got into a…Continue

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Started by John Bass in In the Beginning. Last reply by John Bass May 7. 3 Replies

There was some conversation about heat and cracking going on recently, thought I would bring it up again.Putting in a outdoor kitchen that includes surrounds around a "Green Egg" grill. They get crazy hot.Checking to see if anyone has any experience…Continue

cool grey caulk

Started by Tony Thocker in Specifications. Last reply by mark melonas May 4. 3 Replies

Whats everyone using to color match seams with cool grey pigment. Any pretty good systems out there or a certain color of caulk persons like to use.

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I just tried Duratec Primer from Hawkeye Industries (http://www.fibreglast.com/product/Duratec_Gray_Surfacing_Primer_1041/Duratec).It is a polyester primer…Continue

Support for overhangs

Started by James McGregor in Manufacturing Techniques. Last reply by James McGregor Apr 14. 7 Replies

Has anyone tried to embed plate steel ribs into the backside of a counter to eliminate the need for visible corbels?I was thinking of welding some " anchors " onto one side for bonding purposes and then powder coating the whole thing.Continue

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Anyone have any opinions or experience with In and Out or Aquacon mold releases from Smooth On? What say you?Continue

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