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2x l 0 2x6 ,ora ) U" a wedge to d,� a "",�ed 2x 1 0 alignment with the edge of the top plate. pair of hands. Some of the tech­ niques that I commonly use are shown in the drawing above. Once the parts are made up and I start building the wall, it's often neces­ sary to torque twisted studs into conformity with the layout lines. Here again, I use my Tweaker tool. After attaching the stud with one nail at the bottom, I crank it into position with the Tweaker as I drive in the top nail. Erecting Walls While building walls is a very manageable affair for one person, raising them is a different matter.

8 Step 2 Transfer the angle to an -shaped bracket. L Step 3 Cut a kerf in the bracket where you've marked the angle. Then insert the hook of the tope measure into the kerf and you are ready to measure the diagonal. LAYI NG OUT A FOUNDATION walls meet the outside wall at this point, then they will be perpendic­ ular to the long walls. With a helper, pulling these mea­ surements takes just a few minutes. If I'm by myself, however, it takes about 20 minutes. That's because I not only have to come up with a way to hold the end of the tape measure precisely in place, but I also have to hold it at the right angle for a diagonal measurement.

Once the parts are made up and I start building the wall, it's often neces­ sary to torque twisted studs into conformity with the layout lines. Here again, I use my Tweaker tool. After attaching the stud with one nail at the bottom, I crank it into position with the Tweaker as I drive in the top nail. Erecting Walls While building walls is a very manageable affair for one person, raising them is a different matter. Walls are large and heavy and, until they are safely braced, can be quite dangerous.

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