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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.

    Last Post By: Dave Anderson NH Yesterday, 2:57 PM Go to last post
    Kris Cook

    New Shop Construction

    Thread Starter: Kris Cook

    I currently have my shop in a two-car garage. While I don't necessarily use both bays of the garage solely for wood working; for me the footprint of one bay is not adequate space to efficiently work. We are down-sizing and have just purchased a 100-year old house north of where we live now. The...

    Last Post By: Kris Cook Yesterday, 5:28 PM Go to last post
    Terry Bigelow

    Saw nib?

    Thread Starter: Terry Bigelow

    I know this is probably a dumb question but what is the nib for on a hand saw? I have seen them before and thought is was a manufacturing mistake or something. Now I have bought a few Disstons and noticed people apoligizing for the nib missing on a saw! Is it just a Disston thing? I'm sure there's...

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    Richard Link

    Hard decisions concerning CNC upgrade/downgrade for small shop

    Thread Starter: Richard Link

    Looking for some advice from those in the know concerning my current CNC dilemma. I have a small shop (basically a small two car garage) which is way too overcrowded with machinery. Back when I was setting up the shop and idealistic in 2010, I purchased a 4 x 8 Camaster Stinger II machine with a 1...

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    roger wiegand

    Finding a gas leak

    Thread Starter: roger wiegand

    Somewhere in our laundry/utility room there is a minute gas leak. If you close the door for a couple days the odor is noticeable, with the door open DW can smell it, I can't. This has been the case since the piping was installed. It passed the required pressure test for inspection. I've been...

    Last Post By: Bill Dufour Yesterday, 4:55 PM Go to last post
    Christian Hawkshaw

    Mission bedroom furniture

    Thread Starter: Christian Hawkshaw

    Finally finished up our bedroom furniture. It is mission-ish as there is not through joinery or exposed pins. My wife is not crazy about those aspects of mission furniture, so I left them out of the design.

    Last Post By: Christian Hawkshaw Today, 10:25 AM Go to last post
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    Do you have woodworking knowledge you're just dying to share?
    Want to be an author at Sawmill Creek?

    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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    3. Start your article by creating a new thread in that forum.


    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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    Choose a catchy, yet descriptive title!

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