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    If these are regular PVC/ABS plumbing type...

    If these are regular PVC/ABS plumbing type products a short piece of pipe from the same series/designation for the fittings should work just fine. If these are those pre-made "dust collection"...
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    Those are the same batteries many of the devices...

    Those are the same batteries many of the devices in our home security system uses...they do last a long time.
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    Chris, that's exactly what I'm going to build for...

    Chris, that's exactly what I'm going to build for what appears to be an identical laser I bought a while ago to play with...I still haven't turned it on. Given the nature of these inexpensive laser...
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    Oh, I agree it's expensive to get the utilities...

    Oh, I agree it's expensive to get the utilities underground. No question about that. At least relative to a short term decision. Longer term, especially with increasingly volatile weather...
  5. I think we've spent maybe $300 for maintenance...

    I think we've spent maybe $300 for maintenance costs on the high efficiency system and that was on the AC side, not the heating side...refrigerant leak on the older outside unit that we did not...
  6. Dude...you can weld sitting down. :) :D You...

    Dude...you can weld sitting down. :) :D You really want to wait that long to try out a...new tool? LOL
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    You can add that to your profile...sometimes it's...

    You can add that to your profile...sometimes it's good to understand where someone is relative to geography as it may be material to a particular discussion. :)

    And it's good to see you're also...
  8. Yes, I should have indicated I was describing...

    Yes, I should have indicated I was describing just a few of the many tasks these setup devices are used for.
  9. Bill, these disks a being discussed re designed...

    Bill, these disks a being discussed re designed specifically for the setup work...
  10. I don't think we can tell you want to choose, per...

    I don't think we can tell you want to choose, per se, as the decision is a combination of budget and the degree of your interest in using less of the natural gas resources over time as well as...
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    I also suggest you consult with the experts on...

    I also suggest you consult with the experts on the design that will be best for the location you intend to build and for the purpose that you intend to use it for. Even if you are the contractor, use...
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    I use EM1000 and have rarely had what you show...

    I use EM1000 and have rarely had what you show happen. The one time I can remember, there was some contamination of the project piece from the Solarez filler I used on that particular item, so I had...
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    I like that, too, Frank. I had an older DRO on my...

    I like that, too, Frank. I had an older DRO on my J/P awhile back, but for whatever reason, it ate batteries, and constantly needed attention. I don't remember the brand. I may have to look into what...
  14. Dang, that's a beautiful piece, Derek! I love the...

    Dang, that's a beautiful piece, Derek! I love the style of that tapered and radiused stack, too.

    BTW, FW mentioned you on Instagram the other day. :) :D
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    Dennis, I hope you get some rest! There was no...

    Dennis, I hope you get some rest!

    There was no "woodworking" last week as I'm still early in recovery from my eye surgery (my right eye is like looking through a water filled swim mask LOL) but I...
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    Absolutely...just message me when you're feeling...

    Absolutely...just message me when you're feeling up to it. Best wishes with the treatment. Not a fun thing, I'm sure.
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    I do agree with that, Peter. I think I suggested...

    I do agree with that, Peter. I think I suggested moving that bench more to the middle of the addition a number of posts back if my memory serves and that was one reason, even if I forgot to mention...
  18. Excellent point... :)

    Excellent point... :)
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    Having been involved with multiple creative...

    Having been involved with multiple creative pursuits since I was a kid (music, art, theater, etc.) and also engaged with home improvement in the 1990s, it was almost "logical" to fall into the...
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    The downside to that suggestion is that it takes...

    The downside to that suggestion is that it takes the hand tool work away from the nice window space and natural light that the addition brings to the space. But I do agree that making the duct work...
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    Mount the unit to a board (I have the same...

    Mount the unit to a board (I have the same system...'just haven't use it yet) so you can locate stops to position the workpieces in the exact same position for a "production run". Consider...
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    That's really an attractive end result! It's...

    That's really an attractive end result! It's wonderful when you can start with the "clean slate" of a total gut of the space, too. Bravo!
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    James, I own a Stinger II SR-44. It's built...

    James, I own a Stinger II SR-44. It's built heavier than the Stinger I, although the latter is pretty heavy compared to most "benchtop CNCs". You are welcome to schedule a time with me to look at my...
  24. Pretty much similar precautions...don't go out...

    Pretty much similar precautions...don't go out without a reason and most of the time Professor Dr SWMBO stays home for less exposure. She teaches via video. The masks she made are excellent and...
  25. Think of it like a setup block that's thin but...

    Think of it like a setup block that's thin but precisely flat and fits snugly over the arbor like a blade would.
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