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    Gary Campbell

    The "Ultimate Tabletop Machine" for Woodworkers

    Thread Starter: Gary Campbell

    There are a lot of guys here that use CNC machines for woodworking or signmaking and I would like to know what some of your "wish list" features would be. Most currently manufactured table top (~24 x 36) machines use NEMA23 motors and smaller components in able to fit a price point for the size...

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    Russell Neyman

    You know you're a woodturner if....

    Thread Starter: Russell Neyman

    I was filling the chainsaw today and noticed that my gas can spout had a bottle stopper preventing gas from spilling. Now, WHO BUT A WOODTURNER WOULD HAVE SOMETHING LIKE THAT?!! It occurred to me that this would be a great opportunity for some sarcastic humor. So, what odd and unique things do...

    Last Post By: Russell Neyman Today, 5:17 PM Go to last post
    Thomas Crawford

    20x28 workshop build

    Thread Starter: Thomas Crawford

    HOA approved yesterday, tentative start date right after the new year. I've had a couple other threads in here but I'll use this one for all the build pics. Details: 20'x28' (560 sq ft for the mathematically challenged) 10' sidewalls vaulted hip roof lots of natural light concrete...

    Last Post By: Jim Becker Today, 10:08 AM Go to last post
    Mark Rainey

    Saddle square

    Thread Starter: Mark Rainey

    The Lee Valley saddle square looks nice. It looks like you can make one by gluing the edge of a flat piece of wood to the face of another piece of wood then crosscutting at 90 degrees. Anybody make one & is happy with it?

    Last Post By: Derek Cohen Today, 1:08 PM Go to last post
    Ken Fitzgerald

    Shop lighting......

    Thread Starter: Ken Fitzgerald

    Here's an article that answers a lot of shop lighting questions that are so often asked here. http://www.sawmillcreek.org/content.php?146-Lighting-the-Small-Workshop-by-Jack-Lindsey

    Last Post By: Ken Fitzgerald Today, 11:39 AM Go to last post
    Rich Engelhardt

    Will 2020 be the year?

    Thread Starter: Rich Engelhardt

    That the US heads towards the metric system? W/Ford switching over to an almost all truck lineup, that takes a huge chunk of the market off the table. As it is now, most manufacturing is done overseas where metric is the standard. What little manufacturing we have left here, really needs...

    Last Post By: Jim Koepke Today, 12:51 PM Go to last post