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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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    Mark Hennebury

    Good enough vs overkill

    Thread Starter: Mark Hennebury

    Both terms are misnomers as "Good enough" seldom is, and "Overkill" never killed anyone. In wooodworking, as in most things in life, the world is divided into two kinds of people; Those whom adhere to the "Good enough" philosophy and those how fall into the "Overkill" camp. Which side you...

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    ken hatch

    Started On New Kitchen Table

    Thread Starter: ken hatch

    The new kitchen table will be a modular trestle with with two end pieces/legs and a wedged stretcher between them. I haven't decided on a slab yet but I expect it will be "blind pegged" like my workbenches so the table can be expanded by changing the stretcher and the slab. Here is the first...

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    Blake M Williams

    Saw advice

    Thread Starter: Blake M Williams

    I'm almost a completely 100% hand tool user. I would like to get away from using the band saw for cutting lumber down to workable pieces and cut it all by hand. I have a dovetail and tenon saws, what I need are the bigger saws. I think I could maintain and keep a good saw sharp but I do not have...

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    John Sincerbeaux

    Fritz and Franz jig

    Thread Starter: John Sincerbeaux

    I recently purchased my first sliding table saw and said good by to me faithful PM66 cabinet saw. I had serious concerns that my slider might not be practical for fabricating small parts, which ironically is about 80% of my work. While waiting for my saw to be delivered from Germany, I had lots...

    Last Post By: Gary Sosa Today, 11:41 AM Go to last post
    Gabriel Marusic

    Jointer Technique

    Thread Starter: Gabriel Marusic

    I recently purchased a Grizzly G0855 jointer and have never owned or used one prior to this purchase. Are there any good reference videos out there for proper technique that people recommend? While a wide board laying flat going across is pretty straightforward, a shorter board on it's side is a...

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