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    Ambrosia maple is sometimes pretty extraordinary,...

    Ambrosia maple is sometimes pretty extraordinary, especially when it's also blessed with some figure. I cut some things for a client recently that featured both and wow...really kewel result.

    I'm...
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    I doubt that semi-rigid material is going to...

    I doubt that semi-rigid material is going to handle the negative pressure that a dust collection system creates, honestly. It's not made with that in mind.
  3. The "dance" was referring to was merely choosing...

    The "dance" was referring to was merely choosing the right tool for the given job...which you clearly have determined. :)
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    Outstanding result!!! If I'm not mistaken, it...

    Outstanding result!!! If I'm not mistaken, it was common to rub linseed oil over milk paint, but for today's world, the Waterlox is likely a very good choice.
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    That is incredibly well crafted, Dennis!!!

    That is incredibly well crafted, Dennis!!!
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    One of my favorites, too, Jim, although I tend to...

    One of my favorites, too, Jim, although I tend to use the "just oil" version most of the time. The cherry desk I built my spouse back in 1997 (before she was even my spouse) was finished with the...
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    True dat!!!!!!!

    True dat!!!!!!!
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    Ah, I missed that post for some reason...yup....

    Ah, I missed that post for some reason...yup. That's not a hard drive. It doesn't store anything internally. It only reads and writes DVDs. So if your photos are on DVDs (or CDROMs) you can just get...
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    The potential issue here is whether or not the...

    The potential issue here is whether or not the old drive and a current generation drive use the same technology to plug in...otherwise, I don't disagree at all.
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    https://sqepwq.bn.files.1drv.com/y4mBGf5R-0uPkaUae...

    https://sqepwq.bn.files.1drv.com/y4mBGf5R-0uPkaUaeT6LmqGRycGHHhZsv2HHth7hVzw7D42iJZ9YmRepfMWCwp5HhlpCiQiqOB3CjuMH0jL9OsqUTh107mnscQa-E_6nOw_cktlgS2B60MbsqRvetue1MjcO3TqxfaI6zqwWpdAM4nbfpD_HucF9bpY392x...
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    Flexible construction adhesive...if he must use...

    Flexible construction adhesive...if he must use "glue", but it's going to fall apart at some point in the recent future due to exposure and weather. Mechanical fasteners are pretty much the only way...
  12. I try to keep a minimum of "solvents" around in...

    I try to keep a minimum of "solvents" around in my shop...DNA, Mineral Spirits...although I'm now leaning to Naptha to lose the greasiness and Acetone. I also have white vinegar. I really don't need...
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    For me, I despise peg board or similar. So it's a...

    For me, I despise peg board or similar. So it's a combination of cabinets/drawers and shelving that works best for me. I use open shelves when the nature of what has to be placed there is best served...
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    As always, different techniques and materials...

    As always, different techniques and materials come into play that will best highlight a particular species of wood and also work well for the type of project and the "look" one wants to have in the...
  15. It's a dance. At higher feed rates and with a...

    It's a dance. At higher feed rates and with a cutting length just long enough to "do the job", I can absolutely see how the larger shank plus fillet can add to the strength of the tooling and allow...
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    It would have been a lot easier to do the...

    It would have been a lot easier to do the transfer while you still had the old machine since you could have either copied them directly through "sharing" on your network or by other means. The most...
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    So does blunting the point of the nail when...

    So does blunting the point of the nail when that's a concern.
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    Absolutely! Drywall screws should never be used...

    Absolutely! Drywall screws should never be used for construction purposes...they are brittle and easily snap off. They are also thin and corrode quickly. The only thing good about them is they are...
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    Ron, VCarve Pro has access to any fonts you have...

    Ron, VCarve Pro has access to any fonts you have installed in Windows. You can't "copy/paste" from another application. Create your text in VCP using the font you desire from the fonts in the...
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    Everybody has the choice to do what's best for...

    Everybody has the choice to do what's best for them. So does the forum owner...they need to pay the costs that are incurred to run the place which are substantial. As has been pointed out many, many...
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    I wouldn't sweat a small deviation like that...

    I wouldn't sweat a small deviation like that unless there was a specific thing that it causes problems with, such as a sled that uses both slots and has very tight runners or if you regularly use...
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    Either "toenailed" or screwed in the same manner...

    Either "toenailed" or screwed in the same manner will work just fine. I personally use screws as much as possible simply because my hands can't handle much hammering. I tend to use "deck" screws for...
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    A lot more salad can be in play here, too. :) :D

    A lot more salad can be in play here, too. :) :D
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    As part of the tax preparation process, your paid preparer should be asking you if you have any sales/use tax to declare for out of state online purchases if your state has sales/use...
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    That's really the way to go when something on...

    That's really the way to go when something on hinges isn't going to work!
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