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    I am posting this as a public safety announcement. I am not looking for a discussion on my practices. So i have used my Makita router for internal and external grinding. The router has electronic speed control from 8000, -24,000 adjustable by a graduated wheel. I have done ID grinding with...

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    Ole Anderson

    Still free upgrade to Win 10

    Thread Starter: Ole Anderson

    My 42 month old Dell laptop has been slow, one thing I wanted to do was to update from Windows 7 Professional to Windows 10, but software is over $100 and I understood that the free upgrade offer expired long ago. Yesterday I ran across this Microsoft link that worked at no cost. I am now running...

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    Larry Frank

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    Thread Starter: Larry Frank

    After reading all of the fine work by several members, I decided that I wanted to add the dust bin sensor to my Oneida Super Dust Gorilla. I ordered most of the parts on eBay. The sensor was $3.79, the delay relay board was $4.95 and the 12 V power supply was $9.99. I used some LED trailer...

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    John Isgren

    Workshop Build

    Thread Starter: John Isgren

    I thought I would go ahead and start a thread to cover my workshop build. We just built. 70x100 barn and I was “granted” a workshop space of 12x26. This shop will be a combination workspace that will be mostly hand tool focused, but have sheet good/cabinetry capabilities as well as light metal...

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    James Pallas

    How I do Dovetails

    Thread Starter: James Pallas

    I don't care for the look of dovetails. I think mechanically they are a great joint. I started a couple of years ago making full blind dovetails and was happy with the results. It works great for boxes but not so well on drawers where you may have to plane the face a bit sometimes. I now make...

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    ken hatch

    "I don't much care for furniture making,but I love to make work benches!"

    Thread Starter: ken hatch

    That quote from George Wilson post 255 on the "Show Us Your Bench" thread.was like a slap upside the head. I build furniture so I have an excuse to build benches. It may be time to cut the middleman and just build workbenches. ken

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