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  • Recent Forum Posts

    Bill Dufour

    Car parts

    I would do those in a shaper. Stack of horizontal cutters and spacers. Or maybe a tennon jig on a table saw.

    Bill Dufour Today, 10:52 PM Go to last post
    Peter Kelly

    First Experience with RTA cabinets

    Interesting construction. Looks as though the flakeboard is the denser SYP core stuff which is not too common up here. Drawers look like 18mm radiata

    Peter Kelly Today, 10:47 PM Go to last post
    Prashun Patel

    First Experience with RTA cabinets

    I have used barker cabinets three times. I have bought them finished and unfinished. I have been impressed with the quality. Plywood, Blum slow close

    Prashun Patel Today, 10:47 PM Go to last post
    Brice Rogers

    Live centers

    I have three live centers that each have only a single bearing. The tips wiggle a bit due to a little slop in the bearing. Enough so that the center

    Brice Rogers Today, 10:44 PM Go to last post
    Jamie Buxton

    Live Oak lumber

    My understanding is that Old Ironsides has ribs of live oak from Virginia, and the planking is white oak. The live oak from the southeast coast is famous

    Jamie Buxton Today, 10:36 PM Go to last post