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    dennis thompson

    Stocks and "the market"

    Thread Starter: dennis thompson

    Why do people keep predicting what " the market" will do for the next year. I would bet that none of these market predictions for 2019 was for a 30% gain , yet this week Barrons has their annual roundtable in which market experts make their predictions for 2020, why? The only good answer to the...

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    Mike Allen1010

    What are the underappreciated shop tool/supplies in your shop?

    Thread Starter: Mike Allen1010

    Like many hand tool woodworker's I obsess about all my cutting tools – need to have all the appropriate types and ensure their super sharp. However, there are some seemingly "pedestrian" things that are essential in my shop: Sandpaper: I confess I have a snobby preference for "hand planed"...

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    Larry Foster

    Tinker toy and waste of money?

    Thread Starter: Larry Foster

    Recently. I've developed an interest in CNC routing/engraving. After watching a ton of YouTube videos on the subject, started looking at machines. My budget is low and, initially, looked at 3018 machines on Amazon. $200-300. I realize the working area is smaller than a piece of copy paper. ...

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    David Sloan

    I finally did it, bought a Festool Domino

    Thread Starter: David Sloan

    Have looked at all the Festool tools for years at places like Woodcraft and Highland in Atlanta. Considered them overpriced like many. But I broke down and drank the green koolaid. I bought the Domino 500 Emerald edition. I am floored by its quality and how beautifully it works.Like my Sawstop 3hp...

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    Jan Smith

    Cat pee stains.

    Thread Starter: Jan Smith

    Hello, I hope this is the right place and if not please move it. I am dealing with task of removing soaked cat urine from hardwood flooring, so far I tried the hydrogen peroxide method over the last couple of days but very little success so far. Any tips on how to tackle this before bringing...

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    Tom Bender

    Electric Service Rating vs Reality

    Thread Starter: Tom Bender

    At one time some houses had only 15 amp electric service This has been increased over the decades to the point where 200 amps is common. That's 240 volts x 200 amps which is in the neighborhood of 48kw. (someone will please inform us about the power factor an whatever other mistakes I have made to...

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