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    Brian Sommers

    Need good tools for a woodworking career

    Thread Starter: Brian Sommers

    My dad is interested in funding a wood shop for me and Iím trying to give him an honest price. Iím talking SawStop TS I need a good brand for the following Router Table Bandsaw Ė this could come later but now would be great. Joiner Planer Drill Press Ė later belt sander for easy shaping...

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    Malcolm Schweizer

    Local Expressions / coloquialisms

    Thread Starter: Malcolm Schweizer

    I was talking with a friend, and said someone was "crazy as a Betsy Bug." He had never heard that, and went on to say sometimes he's amused by the way I say things. I have quite a few of these- my favorite being "nuttier than a squirrel turd." I used to work with a lady who would always say,...

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    Patrick Walsh

    1986 Altendorf F45

    Thread Starter: Patrick Walsh

    So I have a opportunity to purchase the above machine for a fair deal from my employer. I am aware of the phenolic guides being pop riveted I the the sliding table along with not availible for replacement. So my question is as follows to those in the know with regard to the phenolic ways....

    Last Post By: Patrick Walsh Yesterday, 6:19 PM Go to last post
    Brian Holcombe

    The Quest Toward a Square Cut on a Kapex

    Thread Starter: Brian Holcombe

    I bought this saw early 2017 assuming that some of nice German engineering would serve me well. After-all, on the whole I enjoy my Festools. I could square the saw, but I found it to come out alignment quickly. I decided to pursue some changes. I had two goals, create zero clearance so that...

    Last Post By: Brian Holcombe Yesterday, 5:04 PM Go to last post
    Bert Kemp

    Help with dead car battery

    Thread Starter: Bert Kemp

    So my car sat for 11 days after my knee replacement. yesterday I thought I could get out and strt the car, well the battery was dead. So I put the charger on for about 5 hrs and it started fine, shut it off and left it on charge till almost dark another 3 hrs. This morning I went out and the...

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    Simon MacGowen

    Paul Sellers an amateur woodworker

    Thread Starter: Simon MacGowen

    Sellers labels himself in youtube or instagram (?) as an amateur woodworker, not a fine furniture maker or instructor. I wondered for some time why he does so. For a guy (from the UK) who has done work for the White House, I would not believe humbleness alone accounted for it. I think his latest...

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