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  1. I believe radar detectors are banned in...

    I believe radar detectors are banned in Washington state? Fortunately they are not banned in Oregon. Central Oregon sheriffs seem pretty mellow for the most part but Salem and Portland are the...
  2. I do sympathize with you some. My residence is...

    I do sympathize with you some. My residence is rural and I am fortunate to be served by a co-op. Being at the mercy of the commercial utilities is very frustrating as politicians are more...
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    I don't see how anyone could argue with that...

    I don't see how anyone could argue with that logic! That is what I would do.

    Either tilt the table on the drill press if it has a tilting table or cut a little wedge to put between the work piece...
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    I bought my Sunhill 15" planer used from a small...

    I bought my Sunhill 15" planer used from a small production shop about 20 years ago and it was many years old then. It is MUCH nicer than the lunch box planers I have used and it is still chugging...
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    I bought into the hype with 4 Jorgenson and 2...

    I bought into the hype with 4 Jorgenson and 2 Bessy clamps and like Mark I don't get all that much use out of them. I have many HF clamps that I reach for before ever getting to the parallel clamps....
  6. I am new to sliding table saws myself. What is a...

    I am new to sliding table saws myself. What is a parallel positioner?

    I have watched MANY youtube videos on sliding table saws... but I would appreciate any recommendation for good sliding table...
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    I have a 10/3 cord on my 250amp Lincoln MIG...

    I have a 10/3 cord on my 250amp Lincoln MIG welder... it is a lot of bulk and weight to move around, not flexible and kind of a pain in the rear. I would highly recommend going with a 12/3 cord...
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    My father built this fence many years ago for his...

    My father built this fence many years ago for his router table. It is a very simple but effective design.

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    The toggle clamps go under the table top and clamp the fence very securely but are...
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    For resawing and straight cuts the fatter the...

    For resawing and straight cuts the fatter the better. For curves thinner works better. 1/2" or 3/8" will both make good general purpose blades but I would choose a 1/2" blade if I didn't cut a lot...
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    2hp @ 220v will pull a max of about 6amps - a 12...

    2hp @ 220v will pull a max of about 6amps - a 12 gauge extension cord will handle 14 amps which will be more than plenty! No need to go with 10 gauge , that will just be more expensive and fatter...
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    I find I use my shapers much more than my router...

    I find I use my shapers much more than my router table. I paid considerably less for both of my used shapers than a new top of the line fancy lift router table would have cost. After I added a...
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    Where is everyone running into these pozidrive...

    Where is everyone running into these pozidrive screws? Are they coming in a kit with other hardware like hinges and such?
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    No clue if this is a decent reel or not but it...

    No clue if this is a decent reel or not but it sounds like a pretty good deal on a 12g reel:...
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    Couldn't the clamping force of pretty much any...

    Couldn't the clamping force of pretty much any pneumatic clamp be pretty easily controlled by the pressure regulator on the compressor?

    Are the Bessey clamps you are referring to the manual screw...
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    I can't say for positive but I am pretty sure the...

    I can't say for positive but I am pretty sure the 890 series router has a bigger diameter motor than the 690 series which would make the bases not compatible.
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    Is it a direct drive oil-less compressor or a...

    Is it a direct drive oil-less compressor or a separate pump and motor?

    If it is an oil-less compressor I guess it is time for a new one. If it is a belt drive compressor I would get a spray...
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    Personally, I would drop the little plastic piece...

    Personally, I would drop the little plastic piece and rebuild them with more traditional construction techniques. If you don't want to mess with dovetails (I wouldn't want to mess with dovetails)...
  18. I am moving kind of slow on the project. I just...

    I am moving kind of slow on the project. I just finished the mobile base for the saw so I can do some rearranging of my shop and make everything fit together... which is why I have come to the...
  19. My EMA sliding saw has one of the nicest table...

    My EMA sliding saw has one of the nicest table saw ripping fences I have ever seen short of an auto positioning fence. The fence itself weighs over 50lbs (in my estimate) and it locks tight with...
  20. I used water based polyurethane on one of my...

    I used water based polyurethane on one of my benches when I built it ~35 years ago. It still has 98%+ of the finish left.

    A thin sheet of hardboard is also a good idea. I use a thin sheet of...
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    Another possible approach is to drill a 3/4" hole...

    Another possible approach is to drill a 3/4" hole in a piece of scrap wood with the fostner bit. Then clamp the scrap piece on top of the work piece lined up properly then use the hole to guide the...
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    Irwin makes a single flute step bit that does an...

    Irwin makes a single flute step bit that does an excellent job keeping itself centered. Better than the two flute step bits. I have enlagred holes in saw blades with one without throwing the blade...
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    This is exactly what I was thinking. I have a...

    This is exactly what I was thinking. I have a flush cut bit that would easily fit in a half inch hole and a set of all difference size bearings I can use with it.
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    I'll take it! I'll add it to the junk pile and...

    I'll take it! I'll add it to the junk pile and figure out what to do with it some day. I wonder how I would arrange for delivery?
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    If the mirrors are plastic and bendable there...

    If the mirrors are plastic and bendable there would be a possibility of distortion. I wonder what the effect on the image would be if you deliberately made the mirrors so they could purposely be...
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