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    Jim Koepke

    Not in my Home!!!

    Thread Starter: Jim Koepke

    These home helpers have not appealed to me, now they seem even more treacherous: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/10/technology/alexa-siri-hidden-command-audio-attacks.html?action=click&module=Ribbon&pgtype=Article

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    Mike Walsh

    (new) Rough Cut

    Thread Starter: Mike Walsh

    Tom McLaughlin (Epic Woodworking) sent out an email this morning that he'll be replacing Tommy MacDonald on Rough Cuts. The show is now partnered with Fine Woodworking and will be renamed Rough Cut with Fine Woodworking. Tom was a guest a few times on the old show and great to watch (IMO). Should...

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    John C Cox

    How do you guys get Aldi chisels to hold up?

    Thread Starter: John C Cox

    What's the secret sauce on these Aldi chisels guys? Paul Sellers sings the praises of these up and down - even going so far as to declare them close to equal to his favorite vintage chisels..... So far - they haven't really held up well for me.... But I am willing to try different things. ...

    Last Post By: steven c newman Today, 9:50 AM Go to last post
    Bram de Jong

    Tapered chisels & honing guide

    Thread Starter: Bram de Jong

    Hi all, Got the lovely honing guide from LN which is great for plane irons. However, most of my (old / second-hand) chisels are tapered... Are there any tricks for putting the tapered chisels into the honing guides? Bram

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    Steve Mathews

    SawStop 3hp or 5hp?

    Thread Starter: Steve Mathews

    I'm wrapping up the details of my next cabinet saw purchase but haven't decided yet whether to get the SawStop Industrial 3hp or 5hp. The 3hp cabinet saw I had previously served me well and never seemed to lack power. Rob Cosman in his review of the same saw stated he never had a situation where...

    Last Post By: Mike Heidrick Today, 3:35 PM Go to last post
    David Weaver

    What Wood for Chisel Handles?

    Thread Starter: David Weaver

    Good morning ladies and gents. I just picked up a delta mini lathe over the weekend seeing as it looks like delta is trying to blow them out (they were $199 at rockler down the street, and I see they're as cheap as $159 on the web). I also picked up some kingwood and lignum vitae to turn...

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