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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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    Christopher Charles

    Anyone building anything?

    Thread Starter: Christopher Charles

    Hi all, Me, not so much :) ....It is high summer here, so I have been letting several long languishing projects languish (a NBSS tool chest and a jewelry box). The good news is I'm nearly done with the shop refurb. I've been told that I have a 'wood problem' to which i've always replied that I...

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    Bill Dufour

    California to ban internal combustion engine cars by 2035

    Thread Starter: Bill Dufour

    Our Governor just signed a bill to outlaw the sale of new internal combustion engined cars and trucks? by 2035. unclear if it includes trucks or not. It does include gas and diesel. I assume propane and CNG as well. I wonder how forest fire trucks will last on battery power for days in the...

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    John McKissick

    Help with HVLP Spayer Choice

    Thread Starter: John McKissick

    I expect to mostly use low viscosity finishes but spraying latex is a likely possibility. I am hobyist and perhaps have low production for a side business on popular smaller/CNC products. I was originally looking at Fuji DIY pro with 2 stage and model M gun but am now looking 3 or 4 stage...

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    Adam Herd

    What determines a chisel's quality?

    Thread Starter: Adam Herd

    I am a college student and I am trying to slowly transition out of lower quality tools to higher quality longer lasting tools. I started another post the other day asking where people buy their tools. I stated that a lot of times I use amazon or big box stores (I prefer lowes). Many of the people...

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    jamil mehdi

    Walnut sapwood finising

    Thread Starter: jamil mehdi

    The lumber yard I go to only had #1 common left, no FAS walnut. I picked up an extra 100 bf, but now that it's been surfaced, I'm in a pickle. What I'm looking at is 40% sapwood. I can go to another lumber yard and get FAS, but that's half a day each way and it's over priced. I'll do it if I have...

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