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    Patrick Walsh

    Vintage Martin T75 restoration

    Thread Starter: Patrick Walsh

    So I have a opportunity to purchase the above machine for a fair deal from my employer. I am aware of the phenolic guides being pop riveted I the the sliding table along with not availible for replacement. So my question is as follows to those in the know with regard to the phenolic ways....

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    Matt Lau

    Shelves vs cabinets? Pegboard? Other?

    Thread Starter: Matt Lau

    Hey Creekers, I hope this isn't a stupid question. I will be trying to organize my workshop over I'd like your thoughts on workshop storage. What are your thoughts on shelves, vs cabinets? Pegboard? Other?

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    Brian Elfert

    19 year snow blower dead - I don't think anything new will last as long

    Thread Starter: Brian Elfert

    My 19 year old Troy-Bilt snow blower is dead. A bearing support for the auger broke and no longer available. This was one of the last units made before Gardenway went bankrupt. This is not an MTD. This thing is a tank. It broke a few years back and the hardware store I bought it from said to...

    Last Post By: Brian Elfert Today, 11:15 AM Go to last post
    Derek Cohen

    Drill Press Table

    Thread Starter: Derek Cohen

    A couple of weeks ago I took advantage of a Black Friday sale and purchased a Nova Voyager drill press for a great discount. This replaced a Taiwanese model I had for 25 years. Yeah, I know this machine is OTT, but it is an amazing tool. For those who are not familiar with the Voyager, it is a...

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    Bert Kemp

    Shaving

    Thread Starter: Bert Kemp

    Well I use to shave everyday and get my blades from an online shave club. Over the last year or so since I don't get out as much I find I don't shave everyday sometimes I let it got for 2 or 3 days. Then I find my dbl blade razors don't do the job they get clogged up pretty quick and hard to rinse...

    Last Post By: Chris Damm Today, 9:54 AM Go to last post
    Pat Barry

    Fractal wood burning, Lichtenberg figures

    Thread Starter: Pat Barry

    I've seen some very interesting videos recently using high voltage for doing wood burning. The techniques rely on using a microwave oven transformer or some called an oil burner transformer to step up the 115 VAC line voltage to several thousand and then use high voltage probes to electrify the...

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