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    Dave Anderson NH

    Time for some levity

    Thread Starter: Dave Anderson NH

    With all of the negativity and political stuff going on with the Covid-19 virus it is time to look at the humorous side of things. Feel free to add more, but keep it clean or it will be deleted.

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    Michael Drew

    Slider Table Saws to consider?

    Thread Starter: Michael Drew

    I had planned to keep using my Unisaw till I move into a new home/shop where my initial thoughts were to buy one of the traditional slider type saws with a modest footprint. COVID-19 has the world upside down right now, and my building plans are on hold. I have outgrown the capabilities of my...

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    Erik Loza

    HAMMER (Felder) news

    Thread Starter: Erik Loza

    I know there are lots of Hammer customers here, so wanted to share some news from Felder KG: -Lead times continue to be a challenge but I found this very interesting: Austria hired something like 100 more workers for the production line, specifically for Hammer machines. Believe this or not,...

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    Jacob Mac

    Hammer K3 Winner 48x48 thoughts?

    Thread Starter: Jacob Mac

    I'm kicking around getting the Hammer K3 Winner 48x48 sliding table saw. Does anyone have one? Experience with it? Better options in the $5,000 price range? I suppose the Sawstop and the Minimax SC2 are probably the other contenders. I'm tracking that used is always an option, just tough to...

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    derek labian

    Mobile/Storable CNC for small shop

    Thread Starter: derek labian

    I've been looking at various CNC's that are relatively small and portable. Shark 2x4 (Rockler) Powermatic 2x4 Avid 2x4 and 4x4 Camaster 2x4 Stinger I and II In general: There are so many options, features, and addons its hard determine what might be the best general purpose unit. I'd like...

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    Larry Feltner

    VFD for Old Northfield Jointer Question

    Thread Starter: Larry Feltner

    I posted a question several months ago about how people move old American made jointers when they are able to find and buy them. The responses I got were very helpful. I finally found a 1967 Northfield 12" jointer. It has a 3-phase 3 HP motor. I got it off the truck and into my shop thanks to a...

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