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    Allen Seidman

    Building a Chuck Plate

    Great design. I must make one. However I have one question. After the plate is in the chuck you say... Go to last post

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    Dave Anderson NH

    Time for some levity

    Thread Starter: Dave Anderson NH

    With all of the negativity and political stuff going on with the Covid-19 virus it is time to look at the humorous side of things. Feel free to add more, but keep it clean or it will be deleted.

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    Malcolm Schweizer

    Global warming and the weather

    Thread Starter: Malcolm Schweizer

    We are already at “V” in the named storms list. We have had record wildfires in California and Australia. I have personally witnessed the dying off of our coral reefs and the explosion of sargasso weed in the ocean. I personally don’t see how it isn’t easy to connect the industrial revolution...

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    Charles Wiggins

    Oscillating Multi-tools: What do you have? What's good? What's bad?

    Thread Starter: Charles Wiggins

    Question: Which oscillating multi-tool(s) do you have and what do you like and not like about it? Background: I am looking to replace an older Fein Multimaster with the hex key post to hold the blades. I keep having to buy replacement posts because the hex hole wears out, and even when the post...

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    Erich Weidner

    Sketchup/Workshop/Layout of Shop

    Thread Starter: Erich Weidner

    So, just thought I'd share. I know that I had purchased an ebook on using sketchup for woodworking years ago. While looking for it (as I don't really remember how to use it), I found this on my file server. :) Apparently I had the rudiments of it down 7 years ago. The specific tools don't...

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    lowell holmes

    The Postman was . . .

    Thread Starter: lowell holmes

    putting mail in our mail box when I returned from an errand. I told him thank you and ask does anyone ever say thanks and he said no. We take our postmen, policeman, and firemen for granted. We need to do better because life would be more difficult without them.

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    Izzy Charo

    Jointer/Planer Question

    Thread Starter: Izzy Charo

    I have an 8 inch DJ-20 jointer (with Byrd head) that I've had for 30 years, and works well. I also have the Grizzly 15 inch planer with spiral head, which after much time devoted to adjustments, now also works well. But I'd love a wider jointer, and the MiniMax FS41E 16 inch J/P looks attractive,...

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