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    Michael Arruda

    Home Depot return policy change without notification

    Thread Starter: Michael Arruda

    Hello all, I had some small items left over from various things I've done around the house recently and decided to gather them up to take back to Home Depot. These items were purchased at various times over the past couple weeks and I of course misplaced my receipts. Meaning they got washed,...

    Last Post By: Jon Nuckles Today, 10:07 AM Go to last post
    Tim M Tuttle

    Jointer Safety

    Thread Starter: Tim M Tuttle

    I've been milling up a lot of white oak the past two nights. While I was using my jointer I started to ponder safety. For something like the table saw there are a lot of common safety procedures/dos/donts. A lot more than a jointer which makes sense as there are a lot more variables with the...

    Last Post By: Tim M Tuttle Today, 12:54 PM Go to last post
    Tom Trees

    Suitable relay for three wire control on a VFD

    Thread Starter: Tom Trees

    Hello folks I have been walking through the steps with another forum member on setting up a VFD for his saw. Unfortunately the VFD does not have a relay OR COMMON for three wire control/push button station. Can any of you guys point me in the right direction to find a suitable relay for him? ...

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    Ronald Blue

    Two Year Old Camaster Stinger III

    Thread Starter: Ronald Blue

    I have a locally available Camaster Stinger III. It's a 4 X 8 machine with a three head setup. Whats the benefit of the three head arrangement? Is it an alternative to an ATC system? What's a fair price? He says it was $18,000 new. He's discounted it a lot from that amount. Nearly half. He did say...

    Last Post By: Jim Becker Today, 9:38 AM Go to last post
    Steve Rozmiarek

    Good quality mobility bases?

    Thread Starter: Steve Rozmiarek

    Anyone have recommendations on decent quality and reasonably priced mobility bases for table saws? I haven't paid any attention to the market in years, googled yesterday and was a little shocked at the prices I saw. Last I remember, they were half of what I'm seeing now. Bases for would cost...

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    John Sincerbeaux

    Vacuum Fence for Slider

    Thread Starter: John Sincerbeaux

    Finally finished my vacuum tall fence for my slider. Made of commercially available parts from companies in the CNC industry. Aluminum T-slot plate 16 x 24 4) 4 x 4 aluminum pods pneumatic switch powered by vacuum pump from Vacuum clamping systems. The objectives for this fence were...

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  • Aaron Koehl

    by Published on 02-27-2011 5:33 PM     Number of Views: 16355 

    Do you have woodworking knowledge you're just dying to share?
    Want to be an author at Sawmill Creek?

    Now you have a new area to publish articles!

    If you want to publish an article, you can join our authors group, which gives you access to a forum which is open only to would-be authors at SawmillCreek. This is a staging area for new articles, where you can post a new article, and we'll review for publication. Once you're ready to publish it, we'll promote it on the front page of SawmillCreek!


    The process is simple:

    1. Join the Authors group by visiting this page.
    2. Once you have access, visit the Authors forum.
    3. Start your article by creating a new thread in that forum.


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    If your article is too long for a single post, don't fret ! Spread your article over multiple posts, and we'll merge them together into a single post when the article is ready to be published.

    Try posting pictures inline for visual interest.

    Choose a catchy, yet descriptive title!

    Writer's Block?

    We're looking for tool reviews, woodworking tips, woodturning techniques, jigs and fixtures, finished projects step-by-step, finishing techniques, social woodworking experiences, and even good compilations of our existing thread topics.

    Good luck and Happy writing!
    _Aaron Koehl_
    Published on 01-05-2011 7:24 PM     Number of Views: 28698 
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    An article on segmented bowls by one of our original moderators, Ken Salisbury.

    This article describes the process used to make the following bowl.

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    Published on 01-02-2011 5:43 PM     Number of Views: 5160 

    Jack Explores the excitement and some of the challenges he faced when
    introducing children to woodworking.
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