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    I know mine does a good job of removing most of...

    I know mine does a good job of removing most of the debris, both small and large. Cyclone and filter socks get the rest.
  2. Thread: Gee Tech

    by Bruce Wrenn
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    Shamefully true. Recently read an article on high...

    Shamefully true. Recently read an article on high speed internet coming into one of the poorest "white" counties in the US, and how it is changing things. Here, in one of the wealthiest counties in...
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    You only hear the bad stories about delivery...

    You only hear the bad stories about delivery drivers, though every day thousands make their rounds without any problems. Once I ordered a saw blade. Somehow shipper put wrong zip code on label, so it...
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    I've had a Lennox for a couple years now. Cut...

    I've had a Lennox for a couple years now. Cut many things, including a steel bath tub. Cuts quicker than abrasive disks. May because it only removes 1/8" of material. Paid less $20 for it, but they...
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    Cyclone is in rear corner of shop. By catching...

    Cyclone is in rear corner of shop. By catching chips where they are generated, I save having to both change cans and dragging full can to front of shop for disposal. Often times, I will generate more...
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    How Good is a Thien Baffle?

    This past Saturday, Triangle Woodworkers held their annual Toys for Tots workshop. In the process, they drilled 500 one inch holes in car bodies made from 2 X 4 stock. That's the same as a 1 inch by...
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    When using 735, have you thought about adding...

    When using 735, have you thought about adding Thien Baffle ahead of DC? My cyclone is in back of shop, but I use planer (15") and jointer on concrete slab in front of shop.. Use "Top Hat" Thien...
  8. Thread: Cell Phone

    by Bruce Wrenn
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    I still use a "Startrek Commuticator" (flip...

    I still use a "Startrek Commuticator" (flip phone) which I charge once a week. Wife charges her smart phone every day.
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    HF currently has their 4 1/2" 0n sale for $9.99...

    HF currently has their 4 1/2" 0n sale for $9.99 (no 20% off allowed.) I bought one to replace a both a Dewalt and B&D Industrial that bit the dust, letting magic smoke out. Lennox (Lowes) sells a...
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    Looks like a Cincinatti Fan blower. I would add...

    Looks like a Cincinatti Fan blower. I would add either a Thien baffle, or cyclone to inlet side, and replace filter bag with something from American Filter Fabrics.
  11. Snow? That's why half of the people in PA, and NJ...

    Snow? That's why half of the people in PA, and NJ now reside in NC. Our county is growing at the rate of 65 people a day, not including live births. Would the last person leaving NJ, please turn the...
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    Check out renting an orbital floor sander. Saves...

    Check out renting an orbital floor sander. Saves a lot of time getting slab flat.
  13. Not as fancy, but I have an Accurtite wireless in...

    Not as fancy, but I have an Accurtite wireless in shop. Recently replaced 20+ year old unit with a new one (On sale at Walmart for $4.50.) It records high / low for each 24 hour period. As for temp...
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    Sears (Emerson) rated horse power contains lot of...

    Sears (Emerson) rated horse power contains lot of horse droppings. HP rating is with motor fully loaded, just as magic smoke appears.
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    NBC nightly news did a section on the 78th...

    NBC nightly news did a section on the 78th anniversary of Pearl Harbor tonight.
  16. Tell him to go buy a new electric chain saw....

    Tell him to go buy a new electric chain saw. That's what ice carvers use.
  17. Please don't tell this to my 220 machines as they...

    Please don't tell this to my 220 machines as they have been using this system since 2002, and working flawlessly.
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    Much of the noise from a generator doesn't come...

    Much of the noise from a generator doesn't come from the exhaust, but from the rod and internal parts. I just finished a generator shed for my 11.0 HP generator. At the house (50 feet away) with the...
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    Ships on the bus with no problems.

    Ships on the bus with no problems.
  20. My concern with your choice is "is the lube...

    My concern with your choice is "is the lube compatible with the PEX? I would rather use 1" schedule 40 PVC, twenty foot sticks glued together. Due to their ridgidness, you could both push and pull....
  21. Two observations. Had a friend who ran a pawn...

    Two observations. Had a friend who ran a pawn shop (He was killed in a robbery.) Here everyday, pawn shop owner must report to local policing jurisdiction a list of items bought, pawned and seller's...
  22. Now there are two schools of jump packs. LI ones...

    Now there are two schools of jump packs. LI ones and and lead acid ones. I have a lead acid, which was given to me, via local dumpster. It does everything (usb ports, light, compressor, 110 outlets,...
  23. Think about a current sensor located in panel...

    Think about a current sensor located in panel box. One lead of each machine would have to pass thru it. Anytime a machine is turned on, DC comes on. Add a "cube timer" (delay on break) to allow DC...
  24. Thread: Bondo

    by Bruce Wrenn
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    Did a job once using anchoring cement. Told...

    Did a job once using anchoring cement. Told helper to get water from drinking fountain to mix it. He got water from hand washing station, and mixed it. To say the least, it made a"cute little mound"...
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    Oven won't work when the power is out, unless...

    Oven won't work when the power is out, unless connected to a generator. The gas safety valve has a bi-metal strip that is electrically heated. Igniter starts to glow, and current is fed thru safety...
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