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  1. Well, I finished it, and (in case anyone else is...

    Well, I finished it, and (in case anyone else is interested) I have answers to my original questions.

    The plan is a good one. There were some pleasant surprises.
    - The table was square to the...
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    Like everybody, my dehumidifiers have only lasted...

    Like everybody, my dehumidifiers have only lasted 1-2 years. You can't repair them, and (where I live) it's hard to dispose of them.

    Latest purchase was Frigidaire (from a big box store). It...
  3. Thanks. I ordered the springs before I started,...

    Thanks. I ordered the springs before I started, but I sure appreciate the thought. Glad to learn that I do need washers (must be reading the plans correctly).
  4. "What would you use a belt sander that wide...

    "What would you use a belt sander that wide for??"

    My interest in the width (6") is to go for longer periods between belt changes. When part of the belt has been used, changing the table height...
  5. I've been off-line for months, missed your...

    I've been off-line for months, missed your helpful message.

    I just finshed the rollers (did it their way), and bought the bearings from McMaster-Carr (their vendor, which happens to be 30 min from...
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    Band saw blade tracking

    I put a 3/4" blade on a Laguna bandsaw (18bx), and tried to have it track with the gullets in the center of the wheel. (Some folks say that reduces drift). But I can't get the blade that far back...
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    Since my spraying will be for only one project at...

    Since my spraying will be for only one project at a time, I figure the time spraying (and the time with open windows) should be short enough (20-30 minutes at a time) to just tolerate heat loss. ...
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    I'm also adding a spray booth, some different...

    I'm also adding a spray booth, some different questions:

    My fan will discharge to a plenum that flows to a basement window-well (24" from fan to the concrete wall where I'll replace the window...
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    Buckeye wood

    Is the wood from a buckeye tree useful? Does it have another name? (I haven't seen it at the lumber yard)
  10. That just means you need a smaller box. Imagine...

    That just means you need a smaller box. Imagine the fine joinery choices....
  11. Has anyone built the Woodsmith belt sander?

    A recent issue of Woodsmith describes making a stationary belt sander (different from a previous one that they powered with a lathe).
    - Has anyone built this?
    - Does it perform well?
    - Cost...
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    Some of us can read too much into a post. I...

    Some of us can read too much into a post. I wondered how you got your DNA into your shellac. Bled into the can or some other body fluid? Woodworking can be a passion, but gee...

    In time I...
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    That helps. My old dust collector only pulled...

    That helps. My old dust collector only pulled 330 cfm, and its output goes to a big flannel bag. The shop now has a 2hp Oneida cyclone, which showed me how much I don't know about volume, pressure...
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    Thanks for bringing up the booth. I just got...

    Thanks for bringing up the booth.

    I just got the Earlex 5500, and have a former laundry room next to the shop where I thought I'd make a booth with plastic walls (made from vapor barrier,...
  15. Veneer on curves perpendicular to the grain

    An OG clock has concave faces on the door rails and stiles, and (obviously) an OG shape for the face frame around the door. For both, the grain of the veneer runs perpendicular to the long dimension...
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