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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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    Jim Becker

    Shop Build...should be a fun journey...

    Thread Starter: Jim Becker

    I debated about starting this thread now or later, but decided on now because, well...I might forget something. :o As a little background, at our previous property, I was blessed with a reasonably sized, fully conditioned space for my shop in what was originally a three-and-a-half vehicle garage...

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    Tony Wilkins

    Dovetail guru influence question

    Thread Starter: Tony Wilkins

    I know this won’t apply to those of you who learned in person through family, job, etc,. For those of you who learned from the internet & one of the many gurus, which one did you follow? How has your practice evolved since? with my health woes, I get to watch a lot more woodworking than I get to...

    Last Post By: Jim Koepke Today, 11:46 AM Go to last post
    Steve Mathews

    Thoughts on mini-split versus central HVAC systems

    Thread Starter: Steve Mathews

    While obtaining a rough cost on a mini-split installation for my shop I asked a couple of local contractors what a similar capacity central HVAC system would cost. I was surprised to learn that the latter without ductwork would be about the same and possibly a little cheaper. Then I thought why...

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    Frederick Skelly

    Stewmac Ultimate Scraper?

    Thread Starter: Frederick Skelly

    I was reading the other scraper thread and it reminded me of the Stewmac Ultimate Scraper that I've been hearing about for quite some time. At $54, they are fairly pricey but they have free shipping through tomorrow and that kicked me over the edge. :) It should arrive in about a week. Anyone...

    Last Post By: Jim Koepke Today, 10:56 AM Go to last post
    Greg Parrish

    Honing Guide Questions

    Thread Starter: Greg Parrish

    Just getting back into woodworking and need a way to sharpen a few planes and chisels I have. I've read every thread I could find on the forum and on others and wondered if in 2022 any opinions have changed on these. I'm looking for a basic honing guide to handle plane irons from a variety of...

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    Do you have woodworking knowledge you're just dying to share?
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    Now you have a new area to publish articles!

    If you want to publish an article, you can join our authors group, which gives you access to a forum which is open only to would-be authors at SawmillCreek. This is a staging area for new articles, where you can post a new article, and we'll review for publication. Once you're ready to publish it, we'll promote it on the front page of SawmillCreek!

    The process is simple:

    1. Join the Authors group by visiting this page.
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    If your article is too long for a single post, don't fret ! Spread your article over multiple posts, and we'll merge them together into a single post when the article is ready to be published.

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