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    Poll: The beer people had the name first. Of course the...

    The beer people had the name first. Of course the health pros are at fault. Naming stuff is a BIG deal. There are good
    people with the surname of Hitler, but they don't get a lot of endorsement...
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    Poll: Just looked it up. Sales are way down.

    Just looked it up. Sales are way down.
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    Poll: CORONA beer. I'm betting sales are down. Would...

    CORONA beer. I'm betting sales are down. Would not be the first time some like named product took a hit.
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    Poll: Well, the health pros have made some big...

    Well, the health pros have made some big mistakes. If you don't believe me ,ask the owners of a certain beer company.
  5. Thread: Somedays…

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    Yes! That is nice. And you picked a time quite...

    Yes! That is nice. And you picked a time quite painterly!
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    I've used Wysong and Oliver mortisers, and would...

    I've used Wysong and Oliver mortisers, and would be happy with either. No one likes to cop to breaking a hollow chisel,
    but no matter how carefully you set them up and how careful you are ,they...
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    Tom ,that was 17 years ago, and was my only...

    Tom ,that was 17 years ago, and was my only experience with it.
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    The surface gauges are handy for transferring...

    The surface gauges are handy for transferring precise layouts. I used one to put sun dial lines I'd drawn on paper ,to the
    pattern material. One of those things you need ,but maybe don't know it.
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    I'm guessing you need a hard wax. Carnaba? I...

    I'm guessing you need a hard wax. Carnaba? I think bees wax is just too gummy.
  10. Thread: Baby Cribs

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    There are accounts as old as the Bible of women...

    There are accounts as old as the Bible of women losing a child by "over laying " them. But NO design changes have been
    made in women! And I'm okay with that.
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    Copper is good!! But I think those half round...

    Copper is good!! But I think those half round things look best up high ! Where money is not a problem , there are options. One house we worked on had a room designed to look added on. Stainless...
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    Charlie, you were lucky the realtor knew someone...

    Charlie, you were lucky the realtor knew someone in the biz !!!
  13. Thread: Baby Cribs

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    Cradles are out only when babies are out. New...

    Cradles are out only when babies are out. New stuff on the floor is a trip hazard. I like the "above it all" cribs.
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    Andrew, please tell her she is already making the...

    Andrew, please tell her she is already making the world better. I'm picky about using the right word , but pretty
    sure I have not been using those two words correctly. Gonna remember the...
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    I'm betting the bit did not have the 1/8th space....

    I'm betting the bit did not have the 1/8th space. I've worked with guys who had many years of trade work behind them
    with no incidents ...and had never left the space ,and never even heard of it. ...
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    Not saying this will work. This is what I would...

    Not saying this will work. This is what I would try. Cut slots in the back ,fill , apply veneer
  17. I've used a number of Powermatic planers and like...

    I've used a number of Powermatic planers and like them. Like most planers they are sold with the cheapest low grade
    knives. Before you decide you must buy whole new head, buy a set of M2 or T1...
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    Good stuff, Bill. Become a "contributor" for $6...

    Good stuff, Bill. Become a "contributor" for $6 yearly and you can post pics of the two of you. Much cheaper than the
    Goodyear blimp.
  19. Having seen staple 'legs" in soft woods I know...

    Having seen staple 'legs" in soft woods I know they are not always removed by planer. If the staples are not coated ,I guess some are removed . "Restacking" by seller can conceal grit
    and even...
  20. Carbide is so brittle, I don't think it would...

    Carbide is so brittle, I don't think it would help you. If the staples are the work of your supliers ,try to get them to
    change methods. Running the first pass thru planer fast as machine will go ,...
  21. Agree with Mark. IF you can get poplar that is...

    Agree with Mark. IF you can get poplar that is reasonably straight. Years back we had a good suplier that sent stuff
    with a generous thickness and straight . They said their "secret" with poplar...
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    Many do work too cheaply in order to "get in"...

    Many do work too cheaply in order to "get in" with big contractors. Way to many! I believe in having some good stock products
    and always showing them ....not just getting the 30 feet of shoe mould...
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    I've had that happen even on some fine 12/4 fir...

    I've had that happen even on some fine 12/4 fir for big doors. For things that will be stained, I put the stock on a table, and use a piece of scrap from same wood to make a diamond shaped patch. For...
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    Steven , Im guessing 1920s for that piece.

    Steven , Im guessing 1920s for that piece.
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    Jim, nothing wrong with that book case, or paint...

    Jim, nothing wrong with that book case, or paint cabinet . But I doubt many in England would call that a sideboard .
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