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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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    Thomas Crawford

    restoring a powermatic 15HH

    Thread Starter: Thomas Crawford

    So this thing followed me home finally last week. Its a bit of a mess but I'm hoping I can get it all cleaned up.

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    Ollie McDottie

    Why a 12" jointer?

    Thread Starter: Ollie McDottie

    I'm in the market for a new jointer. So obviously, I've spent an inordinate amount of time reading up on the options/opinions. Currently I'm waffling between an 8" Powermatic HH parallelogram and Laguna 12" HH parallelogram. Blog after blog, forum upon forum, folks seem to all say bigger is better....

    Last Post By: Doug Dawson Yesterday, 5:05 PM Go to last post
    Prashun Patel

    Making my first Windsor Chairs

    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: Edwin Santos Yesterday, 11:11 PM Go to last post
    Dueane Hicks

    Talking to my drum sander

    Thread Starter: Dueane Hicks

    I bought this overly expensive piece of equipment, thinking it was good at sanding. I bought a Supermax 25/50; mostly to sand burls for making small boxes. This darn thing gums up so easily that I have just given up even using it! I use zirconium belts, at 80,100,120 grit. They always gum up with...

    Last Post By: roger wiegand Today, 7:58 AM Go to last post
    Jim Becker

    Guitar build number three...

    Thread Starter: Jim Becker

    Tele at heart when it comes to the metrics, but I wanted to do something that was "mine" to go with the neck/headstock design I had been noodling with. And what a nice way to leverage a 360mm wide hunk of sapele that I picked up last summer while at a sign-making training class down in Suffolk VA. ...

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