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    Thomas Wilson

    The Hall of the Mountain King

    Thread Starter: Thomas Wilson

    My dream shop is beginning to become a real shop. We have a contract and schedule for delivery of the timber frame structure. The builder has permits for the utilities. He has begun clearing the lot. We should have the stakes in the ground today to mark the house and septic field. This is...

    Last Post By: Tom M King Yesterday, 3:25 PM Go to last post
    Frederick Skelly

    Quotes that you find inspiring?

    Thread Starter: Frederick Skelly

    It's that time again. :) Here are the ones I've collected since the last thread like this. Please add yours! "How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard." - Winnie the Pooh "The means by which an end is reached must exemplify the value of the end itself." - Unknown ...

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    lowell holmes

    How many handplanes do you have?

    Thread Starter: lowell holmes

    I have seven. I have a 604, 605, 607 Bedrocks and a 5 1/2 Bailey. The other three are Baileys as well. I have Hock irons and breakers on them. I don't use them much any more,but I will start wood working by hand again. I have a collection of Disston saws as well. Some have curly maple handles.

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    Edwin Santos

    How long a wait is acceptable at a doctor's office?

    Thread Starter: Edwin Santos

    My appointment for a consult with a new doctor was for 11:15. I showed up at 11:05 knowing I would need to do some paperwork. Finished the paperwork in about five minutes so now it's 11:10. At 12:15, after inquiring and being told the doctor is still with other patients, I walked out. No...

    Last Post By: John K Jordan Today, 8:00 AM Go to last post
    Allan Speers

    Clear Vue Cyclones - how can they cost so little?

    Thread Starter: Allan Speers

    Well, as you all know, I recently took possession of a FREE, vintage Onieda 1.5 HP system. Thanks to the excellent replies in that thread I started, I now know that I can "kinda sorta" get by with this, in my smallish shop, but would do well to upgrade at some point. So, I'm already looking...

    Last Post By: Allan Speers Yesterday, 2:31 PM Go to last post
    Jim Koepke

    Shiny Things We Do Not Need?

    Thread Starter: Jim Koepke

    Interesting item in my junk email file today from Garret-Wade. A geared lug nut wrench? Okay, back in the day we would just weigh ourselves and then measure out a mark on the wrench handle to calculate the torque. One person to whom this was forwarded mentioned it might come in handy. It...

    Last Post By: Doug Dawson Yesterday, 11:39 AM Go to last post