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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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    Prashun Patel

    Windsor Chair Build

    Thread Starter: Prashun Patel

    I've been thoroughly enjoying this project, so I thought I'd share... I'm a big fan of Curtis Buchanan's work. His videos have a humble, 'golly-gee' quality that is endearing. His latest offering, the Democratic Chair is really on a different plane though. I have never seen such an...

    Last Post By: Prashun Patel Yesterday, 10:59 AM Go to last post
    justin sherriff

    wipe on poly over danish oil sticky

    Thread Starter: justin sherriff

    I am working on a small white oak counter top. I put on 1 coat of watco dark walnut danish oil on just the top. 4 days later a coat of minwax wipe on poly on both sides. 30 hours later the poly and danish oil side are sill sticky. The underside with no danish oil dried fine. take it I just not...

    Last Post By: Prashun Patel Yesterday, 11:30 AM Go to last post
    mark mcfarlane

    Air compressor blowing circuit breaker

    Thread Starter: mark mcfarlane

    I have a slow leak somewhere in my air line plumbing (which I possibly should not have installed in the walls...), This causes my air compressor to cycle maybe once or twice a day to refill the circular network of air lines. Every few days the compressor throws the 20 amp dedicated 120V circuit...

    Last Post By: Bill Dufour Yesterday, 10:41 PM Go to last post
    Ron Walkup

    Newbie question on bench plane use with hard wood

    Thread Starter: Ron Walkup

    Hello, new here to the site, and have a question for all the hand tool experts. I'm new to the use of hand planes, but needed one to help flatten a table top, so just acquired one. The plane I selected is a 5 1/4 Veritas bench plane, which is a beautiful tool. I've done a fair bit of reading and...

    Last Post By: Stew Denton Yesterday, 10:45 PM Go to last post
    Mike Rambour

    DC, which one. Trying to decide.

    Thread Starter: Mike Rambour

    Ok, I basically have never had Dust Collection and have the lungs to prove it. My shop is a "everything" shop, I do auto restoration, metal work and woodwork, so my tools move around the shop a lot. The only 4 items that don't move is the 4-post lift, my metal lathe, mill and my reloading bench,...

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