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    dennis thompson

    Stocks and "the market"

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    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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    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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    Ron Bontz

    Which CNC

    Thread Starter: Ron Bontz

    Looking at CNC routers. Leaning more toward water cooled spindles, as I don't wish to buy twice. Something in the smaller 25 x 36 size range, but with a 4th axis option. I will be using it on wood primarily and occasionally aluminum. There are many options out there with price ranges around 5,000...

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    Günter VögelBerg

    hitting holdfasts with metal hammer

    Thread Starter: Günter VögelBerg

    Is this an ok practice? I have the gramercy holdfasts and the crucible lump hammer. If I use my weighted rubber mallet I have to really pound on it to get a tight hold. I suspect this has to do with geometry issues in the holes in my bench. I find myself just using the metal hammer, but I am...

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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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