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    Just an FYI Pro Classic come in a water base and...

    Just an FYI Pro Classic come in a water base and alkyd.

    Iíve used all 3 and like the alkyd best.
  2. Depending on whether anticipate shrinkage or...

    Depending on whether anticipate shrinkage or expansion, I cut them 1/4 -3/8” short and use 1/4” panel line strips. You can also use space balls.
  3. Depends which side the template is on. Want to...

    Depends which side the template is on. Want to draw toward template.
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    I am allergic to Poplar (of all things). Since...

    I am allergic to Poplar (of all things). Since the rash was on my stomach area, wearing a shop apron at the table saw is a good idea.

    Also, throughly blowing off your clothes as well, taking a...
  5. Word of caution on diesels - unless you're a)...

    Word of caution on diesels - unless you're a) driving 40-50K miles/year or b) hauling a load the price differential is never going to pay off, except maybe at resale.

    Plus, maintenance is more...
  6. I think those are still going to eventually wear...

    I think those are still going to eventually wear on the paint.

    A hinge that holds the door fully open would be the best solution.

    Hadn't thought about undermount slides. One of the issues is...
  7. Cab experts - Preventing slides from damaging doors.

    Iíve built new doors. The pantry unit has slide outs you can see fro the pic the issue.

    Iíve ordered protective cap that cover the metal, but donít like the design.

    Thinking about a strip of...
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    Oxygen is an oxidant, isn't it? Free radical...

    Oxygen is an oxidant, isn't it?

    Free radical scavenging using anti oxidants are beneficial.

    Goji & acai berries are very high down to blueberries and strawberries.
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    After I got over the wow factor, in my work the...

    After I got over the wow factor, in my work the Domino was simply not the game changer I expected. I just sold my Dom500 for $200 more than I paid for it 2 years ago. Try as I might, IMO the fence...
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    I used to leave mine on all the time. Everything...

    I used to leave mine on all the time. Everything was fine for 15+ years, until the pressure switch malfunctioned and the compressor wouldn't shut off.

    That was a $600 mistake........
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    Melamine is surprisingly durable. Part of my...

    Melamine is surprisingly durable. Part of my outfeed table is melamine and has take a beating for years and stood up well. Most of the extension tables that come with table saws are melamine over...
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    Sounds like a steal to me.

    Sounds like a steal to me.
  13. It is a good product. All I can say is soak it...

    It is a good product. All I can say is soak it well and see what happens.
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    Jointing an 84" long board on a jointer is not an...

    Jointing an 84" long board on a jointer is not an easy task. As mentioned infeed and outfeed rollers and start with the straightest side down.

    That said, a laminated top jointed faces are not...
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    Soaking wet construction lumber can be 20-25%. ...

    Soaking wet construction lumber can be 20-25%.

    The extremes of humidity probably aren't going to be more than 40% winter to summer. I would anticipate at most 1/2" of movement across 24".

    You...
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    80 PSI. 125 at compressor for air tools.

    80 PSI.

    125 at compressor for air tools.
  17. From FL: if you laminate both sided of the MDF...

    From FL: if you laminate both sided of the MDF and edge band it with hardwood, there is no issue with humidity.

    The exposed edges of the rabbet for the plate can be sealed with urethane, if you've...
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    It does wear. I replaced it with a piece of ply...

    It does wear. I replaced it with a piece of ply with laminate.
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    DC on a drill press is simply to keep the area...

    DC on a drill press is simply to keep the area clean. I gave up on it, I just sweep them off and vacuum it up later. Very little to no dangerous dust is created.
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    I just get one side to sit flat. I don't care...

    I just get one side to sit flat. I don't care how flat it is, I just want enough points of contact to keep it from rocking and bending when I plane. Put the crown side up.

    Then I concentrate...
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    I have a PM floor type, but the principle is the...

    I have a PM floor type, but the principle is the same - there are other ways to accomplish them.

    For me, its a question of time and set up. Even though I'm not production shop, I don't have a...
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    The mom and pop's are also part of the global...

    The mom and pop's are also part of the global market like everything else. With overhead and purchasing power, some of them simply can't compete. They survive on loyal customers who prefer not to...
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    You picked the worst place to go. Lowe’s is a...

    You picked the worst place to go. Lowe’s is a home improvement store, Home Depot is much more like a hardware store. I hate Lowe’s - any store that puts hardware on the opposite end from building...
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    I asked my electrician about this, his answer was...

    I asked my electrician about this, his answer was "you won't know if it works until you get a strike."
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    I use mostly CMT. The melamine blades do really...

    I use mostly CMT. The melamine blades do really well for plywood.

    If you go with Freud, get the industrial blades, not Diablo.
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