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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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    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. ...

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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...

    Last Post By: Van Huskey Today, 4:57 PM Go to last post
    Randy Heinemann

    Scraper Questions

    Thread Starter: Randy Heinemann

    I started turning bowls a little over a year ago. Mostly I have turned smaller bowls (no larger than 6") but am beginning to turn larger bowls. My lathe will accommodate up to a 12" bowl. Concerning scrapers . . . 1. There are round and half-round scrapers. It seems to me that the round...

    Last Post By: John K Jordan Today, 10:28 PM 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...

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