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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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    Joel Gelman

    Sharpening Japanese Chisels in 2023

    Thread Starter: Joel Gelman

    I am newly motivated to sharpen my hand tools, something I neglected. Many years ago, I purchased Japanese chisels from Japan Woodworker. Not Tasai etc. I just purchased a sharpening book last week, and today attended a sharpening class at Woodcraft. I brought one of my chisels in. The method...

    Last Post By: Chuck Hill Yesterday, 11:46 PM Go to last post
    Michael Jasper

    Rethinking Shop Layout

    Thread Starter: Michael Jasper

    Hi all- I'm not entirely sure what I hope to get out of this thread, but this is such a great group that I figure I might get helpful input even without a well-formulated question. The issue is simple - smallish, over-crowded shop. Space is about 20x13 but shared with water heater and...

    Last Post By: Tom Bender Yesterday, 11:55 AM Go to last post
    Jon Grider

    Bandsaw Fences

    Thread Starter: Jon Grider

    After 30 years of using a home made fence on my 14" bandsaw with riser block, I've decided to purchase a commercially made fence. The online giant store has two I'm interested in, The Kreg KMS 7200 and the Carter fence that attaches to the table with magnets. Any feedback with pros and cons on...

    Last Post By: Mike King Yesterday, 8:35 PM Go to last post

    Damaged Veritas Bench Chisel Handle

    Thread Starter: JOEL MONGEON

    A few days before Christmas I was using my favorite 3/4 bench chisel from Veritas to install a tail vise into my workbench. Right before I was about to finish for the day I felt my chisel kind of give out. I took a look and was really bummed out to see the corner of the handle was damaged. I...

    Last Post By: Assaf Oppenheimer Yesterday, 5:24 PM Go to last post
    Michael Weber

    Mini PC purchase. Maybe

    Thread Starter: Michael Weber

    Not having been involved at all with Windows or PCís since retiring a decade ago, Iíve not kept up with the particulars of different versions. Iím considering purchasing a mini PC. Kind of astonished at the prices for these little things (5x5x2.) I can get one with windows 10 or 11. Any reason in...

    Last Post By: Lee DeRaud Yesterday, 3:04 PM Go to last post