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    Trainee renderer required in south london/Kent.will be learning mainlyl ewi works and plastering occasionally. Must have a good will to...
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    owls reacted to McPlaster's post in the thread Ritmo rip off with Like Like.
    Don't give up before you start, you'll figure it out, they all basically work the same.
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    owls reacted to Vincey's post in the thread Increased scaffolding costs with Funny Funny.
    Hasn’t affected us at all , just had to think outside the box
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    owls reacted to Stewie03's post in the thread Bitcoin with Like Like.
    Just like virtual monopoly money that shite
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    owls replied to the thread Fiat ducato.
    That's my attitude with it. I used to have old vans so I can relate to the above, your just bringing hasstle on yourself. I recall an...
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    owls replied to the thread Fiat ducato.
    I could understand leasing if you've 5 vans but 1, can't see the point, but what ever works for you, you do have zero liability I...
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    owls reacted to Tinytom's post in the thread Fiat ducato with Agree Agree.
    That doesn’t make sense, in 20 years how much would you have spent on buying second hand vans and maintaining them? so it’s not 60...
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    owls replied to the thread Ritmo l slimline.
    I hate k rend with a passion, but for dash receivers there's not many about. No I didn't sort it,it kept clogging up. luckerly there was...
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    owls reacted to shieldzee's post in the thread Purchased Mtec200 R&S with Like Like.
    Just run the water through it first should be fine also pressure test it and tighten the clamping nuts up slightly Bottom nuts the...
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    owls replied to the thread Fiat ducato.
    It's fully Tax deductible, so if your earrning the money to start with, it's a no brainer.
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    owls replied to the thread Fiat ducato.
    Or the taxman.
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    owls replied to the thread Fiat ducato.
    It's the main tool of your trade and if your anything like me spend half your life in it. Why drive an unreliable shed, has to some...
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    owls reacted to Casper's post in the thread Fiat ducato with Like Like.
    £100 a week. New van. No issues. Old van, cost peanuts, needs money spent regularly. Gotta make sense?
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    owls reacted to Danny's post in the thread Fiat ducato with Wow Wow.
    all new vans are overpriced and unreliable
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    owls replied to the thread Ritmo l slimline.
    We used the k rend dash reicever recently, and had a nightmare with it. Just couldnt get it right.
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    owls replied to the thread Manchester Spreads n’ Vans.
    iPads...luxury......When were kids, we were that poor we had to drink out of a Rolled up newspaper and suck on a damp cloth...there were...
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    owls reacted to bof's post in the thread Manchester Spreads n’ Vans with Agree Agree.
    Other unspoken pollution is car brakes
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    owls replied to the thread Manchester Spreads n’ Vans.
    Yep me neither. But you times that by 1000s in a city centre in summer with no breeze, it's all going in kids lungs that can't be right.
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    owls replied to the thread Manchester Spreads n’ Vans.
    Something has to be done about it, Leeds is going the same way. But you drive into Leeds in summer and you can see the smog in the air...
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    owls reacted to malc's post in the thread NVQ3 with Funny Funny.
    I was skimming a plasterboard wall in Warren hill young persons prison in Suffolk. the boys were taking their cooking NVQ. at the end of...
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    owls replied to the thread NVQ3.
    Fair point. Apprenticeships should be better funded. Problem aswell is youngsters don't want to get in the trade nowadays it's too...
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    owls reacted to windy's post in the thread NVQ3 with Like Like.
    No..investing in yourself always pays off with dividends...sometimes in unpredictable ways....mite get you that teaching job in your...
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    owls replied to the thread NVQ3.
    Ha I wouldn't go that far...
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    owls replied to the thread NVQ3.
    Yes to a certain point, But people say why spreads are treated at the bottom of the pile etc, plumbers, joiners, sparks etc in the main...
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    owls replied to the thread NVQ3.
    I still think you need to be qualified in what ever trade you do, qualified by means of a proper apprenticeship completed.
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    owls replied to the thread NVQ3.
    Yep, it was the late 1990s when I did mine. Times change, but I recall not getting evidence on site of an archway with fibrous detail on...
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    owls replied to the thread NVQ3.
    That was the issue when I did my apprenticeship and level 3. I recall it was barrel ceilings, circular columns etc, with a bit of...
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    owls reacted to Vincey's post in the thread Getting stuck in with Like Like.
    Took on an apprentice, this is week two now , massive move for me tbh as always been a happy lone wolf , gotta say though am really...
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    owls replied to the thread Renderers needed..south london/kent.
    yes my experience too, so I'm downscaling as can't be arsed with the hassle.
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    owls replied to the thread Renderers needed..south london/kent.
    I'm loosing contacts and contracts, due to labour/skill shortages. Never known anything like it at present.
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