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  1. Ozone is used routinely in the hotel / motel...

    Ozone is used routinely in the hotel / motel industry and the used car industry. Yes, there is a human safety issue so read before using.
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    Do a Google search. Literally dozens to chose...

    Do a Google search. Literally dozens to chose from. For recommendations, need to know dollars available, area to be cut and stem size to be cut. Then gas vs electric.
  3. Think about using TEMPO, a “safe” insecticide.

    Think about using TEMPO, a “safe” insecticide.
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    For PVC, heat up a piece of pipe and squish it...

    For PVC, heat up a piece of pipe and squish it down to the right size - or expand it with a tapered jig. A hotplate and a pot filled with antifreeze solution works well. Can also use a heat gun but...
  5. I hope that DK thought about patenting it....

    I hope that DK thought about patenting it. https://www.wired.com/story/why-do-razor-blades-dull-so-quickly/ Same problem - edge breaks.
  6. Then something new for you - try HinderRust by...

    Then something new for you - try HinderRust by Fluorimics (www.fluoramics.com). Fluorine based. Interesting stuff. Use it on old wrought iron because it creeps like they say.
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    Not a new idea. The thorns from a locust tree...

    Not a new idea. The thorns from a locust tree (black & honey) were the original nails. Don't even need a hammer - drive with a rock. Used extensively by early cabinet makers to lock mortise and tenon...
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    Best sterilization approach for re-use of...

    Best sterilization approach for re-use of personal protective gear is probably an ozone bath. Ozone will kill everything, even a non-living coronavirus. Just know what you are doing because it is...
  9. Thread: Super Glue

    by Lon Crosby
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    Air tight container like a mason jar with a...

    Air tight container like a mason jar with a dessicant or in a vacuum sealed bag - and either approach in a freezer.
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    Hollw core doors frequently use cardboard in an...

    Hollw core doors frequently use cardboard in an egg crate pattern. Pressure deforms the veneer cover damaging the cardboard and the thin veneer is pulled down because of the compressed core. The...
  11. Second the diamond blade.

    Second the diamond blade.
  12. Thread: Hammer Time

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    You don't have many hammers unless you have a...

    You don't have many hammers unless you have a hammer till. Metal workers (blacksmiths, copper/brass smiths, tinsmiths, silversmiths, etc.) may have hundreds of hammers, typically in open racks for...
  13. 2.5gallon pressurized water with a surfactant is...

    2.5gallon pressurized water with a surfactant is most bang for the buck and the most punch. Most importantly, it s cheap enough to refill that you can test it by using test fires that you set....
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    Put a good carbide tipped metal cutting blade on...

    Put a good carbide tipped metal cutting blade on your chop saw (or your 7-1/4" saw for a little less precision). You'll be amazed.
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    A switched reluctance motor will provide full...

    A switched reluctance motor will provide full torque at stall. That is probable what drives Nova's DP & lathe.
  16. Thread: Binoculars

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    What ever you buy, make sure that it has image...

    What ever you buy, make sure that it has image stabilization. Night and day difference.
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    You have a nice pile. Buy a big tarp and use a...

    You have a nice pile. Buy a big tarp and use a big heater (electric or diesel fuel) from a rental center to raise the temperature. Not difficult.
    Or buy an insecticide called Tempo SC in the US....
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    A carver or specialty woodworker would disagree...

    A carver or specialty woodworker would disagree with the bevel comment. Both inside and outside bevels are found. Depends upon use.
  19. Many motors can be converted to quasi-C-face...

    Many motors can be converted to quasi-C-face simply by buying 4 couplers from the hardware store and threading them onto the motor rods.
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    Second acetone and ATF mix. Best by test.

    Second acetone and ATF mix. Best by test.
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    Look at Cuisinart's CastLite Non-Stick Cast Iron...

    Look at Cuisinart's CastLite Non-Stick Cast Iron Fry Pan. The advantages of cast iron without a lot of extra weight and a non-sick coating. Amazon has the best prices and all of the options.
  22. Try spraying the surface with isopropyl alcohol....

    Try spraying the surface with isopropyl alcohol. Approach used by e-bay sellers selling wood.
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    It is called torrefied wood - wood heated in a...

    It is called torrefied wood - wood heated in a low oxygen environment driving off moisture and low energy volatiles and setting lignin, creating a product that has increased density and hardness....
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    It is more complicated than that. Each time you...

    It is more complicated than that. Each time you open thedoor, you need to blow the interior down with clean air and then let the dustclear before opening the door. What is your definition of a super...
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    Have a Davis Vantage Vue which has been running...

    Have a Davis Vantage Vue which has been running trouble free for over 3 years now. The remote monitor is a royal pain (to retrieve old data) so interfaced it to wunderground.com. Makes all of the...
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