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    One must choose a scoring blade that matches the...

    One must choose a scoring blade that matches the kerf width of the main blade or a scoring blade that is adjustable width. IMHO, they must be identical kerf for best results. I own a scoring blade...
  2. 'Glad that has paid off for you, Steve...some of...

    'Glad that has paid off for you, Steve...some of use have done upgrades, um...more than once unfortunately. LOL And in all seriousness, you are spot on that folks really need to put more value in...
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    I'm thankful that some building materials are...

    I'm thankful that some building materials are coming down in price because I'm going to be buying a bunch of material for the interior work in my new shop building in about a month and a half or so....
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    There actually are hinges available for heavy...

    There actually are hinges available for heavy carriage type doors that eliminates the need for support via a wheel...they are not "chump change" to buy, however, and are "very stout" products. If you...
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    There is still a "phone number" associated with...

    There is still a "phone number" associated with the text, even from those sources, as SMS rides on the telephony network. There is a gateway server of some form that's taking the communication from...
  6. That does happen. There are also manufacturers...

    That does happen. There are also manufacturers the specialize in "store brands".

    Another interesting thing about store brands is that there are "store brands" that are specific to a particular...
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    Yea, this just seemed like the right kind of...

    Yea, this just seemed like the right kind of project to "burn some scrap", as it were...one side and the back is completely hidden and it's not a large construction either, at about 910mm wide.
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    "Ideal" is straight in. But that's not always...

    "Ideal" is straight in. But that's not always practical or possible. Just keep things as gentle as possible...the 30 idea is sound in that respect. Depending on what kind of duct you are using, you...
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    Political campaign calls and other communications...

    Political campaign calls and other communications are not part of any kind of "official "do not call" lists and they source the information in many cases the same way commercial businesses do...they...
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    Filtering only to known contacts is a good way to...

    Filtering only to known contacts is a good way to deal with this as has been mentioned. The downside, however, is that it then can limit you from getting valid notifications, such as for restaurant...
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    Block the number and it also blocks texts from...

    Block the number and it also blocks texts from that number.
  12. That will work, Stever. Keep the flex as short as...

    That will work, Stever. Keep the flex as short as possible for best performance.
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    Nice job on the Systainer storage, Mike. For...

    Nice job on the Systainer storage, Mike. For future reference, the Systainer Store generally has pretty good stock on things. Not local, I know, but a lot of retailers just don't carry the doo-dads....
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    I mostly stayed indoors this past week. :) Don't...

    I mostly stayed indoors this past week. :) Don't the same for most of this week, too. For the same reason. At any rate, my "scrap vanity" project got buttoned up relative to the carcass so I need to...
  15. No question, I'd use a 6" drop to the wye right...

    No question, I'd use a 6" drop to the wye right at the machine for this application, even with the hi-vac Oneida. You need tremendous air volume flowing for a sander like that; velocity isn't the...
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    A lot of fiber on the right of ways isn't owned...

    A lot of fiber on the right of ways isn't owned by the local "phone" company or cable company or wireless company but is still used for backhaul, "long distance" and Internet backbone services....
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    Drew, have a watch of Mike Farrington's video on...

    Drew, have a watch of Mike Farrington's video on the 'Tube relative to his big carriage doors he did a few years ago. When you get to larger sizes, you build them beefier and use appropriate hinges....
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    If you can source something like western red...

    If you can source something like western red cedar, you have a chance of it lasting a little longer. Or white oak. But in general...for longevity in signs, non-wood composites are the bee's knees....
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    Your process seems reasonable. Do note that...

    Your process seems reasonable.

    Do note that wood signs do not last very long...pro signmakers most often use composite materials these days and faux paint them when a wood look is required.
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    You can use a standard primer if you wish for...

    You can use a standard primer if you wish for consistency as long as it's wax free. The Target solid primer is a good product...pretty thick...so a decent gun is required.
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    Yea, that's one thing I really like about buying...

    Yea, that's one thing I really like about buying fasteners at Tractor Supply. (assuming they have what I want) Even the higher grade bolts are priced the same way.
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    Only some trees get the mineral staining. Only...

    Only some trees get the mineral staining. Only one tree of the dozen or so milled on my property had even a hint of the mineral staining. But yes, it generally turns color with UV and oxidation. When...
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    I'm not up on turbine systems as I've never owned...

    I'm not up on turbine systems as I've never owned one, but there's been plenty of discussion here in this forum area that might be helpful. It seems that Fuji is pretty popular, for example.
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    I was just going to mention white vinegar. It's...

    I was just going to mention white vinegar. It's mildly acidic but very safe for the application.
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    Alex, the fiber is most likely very much in...

    Alex, the fiber is most likely very much in use...for backhaul between cellular base stations, "phone company" wiring centers/central office, cable provider nodes and other things. Fiber based...
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