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    Patrick Walsh

    Vintage Martin T75 restoration

    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: Joe Calhoon Today, 11:48 AM Go to last post
    Matt Lau

    Those proud of their workshops, please post pics!

    Thread Starter: Matt Lau

    I'll finally be non-nomadic, and I'd like to finally build up a workshop. Before I get started, I'd love to get ideas. I'd love to see how you do things, and how you do things differently with all the disciplines here: tuners, neanders, power tool users, festoolies, etc. For those of you who...

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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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    Jon Grider

    What can we learn from this

    Thread Starter: Jon Grider

    * We don't have enough reserves of PPE, and other medical necessities. * We could be overly vulnerable to bio warfare because of the above. * We don't not have imo a very coordinated or comprehensive response to these crisis between federal, state, and local agencies. * Our supply chain can...

    Last Post By: Jim Becker Yesterday, 4:40 PM Go to last post
    Patrick Kane

    Vintage Shortstroke sliding saws

    Thread Starter: Patrick Kane

    This question is specific to a Wadkin PP 450, but im sure it has general appeal to all vintage cast iron sliders. This particular saw is missing the quadrant/crosscut fence. If it is anything like the Wadkin PK parts/accessories then there isnt a chance of finding such an accessory. However, im not...

    Last Post By: Joe Calhoon Yesterday, 10:24 PM Go to last post
    Travis Conner

    Making an outfeed table for table saw

    Thread Starter: Travis Conner

    I see a lot of people make table saw outfeed tables and they connect them to the saw. All I see this doing is make it harder to move the saw. Then I got to thinking, why not just make more of a work bench type of thing that's the same height and put it up against the saw. Yeah there will be a 2"...

    Last Post By: Michael Drew Today, 12:45 PM Go to last post