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    Here's Skipper - who's always with me in the...

    Here's Skipper - who's always with me in the shop. He's getting up in age but still has a lot of energy.

    Mike

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    I don't know about sensors but when I leave the...

    I don't know about sensors but when I leave the house for a day or more, I shut off the water to the house.

    Mike
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    It wouldn't allow me to log in with my old...

    It wouldn't allow me to log in with my old credentials either. I sent an email to LV and they sent me a new password that I used, and then changed (same ID). I was able to get in and all my old...
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    If you use felt, glue it to some cardboard and...

    If you use felt, glue it to some cardboard and then cut the cardboard to fit. It'll be a lot easier fitting to the drawer that way and the felt will stay flat. Plain felt has a habit of sliding and...
  5. Here's a couple of pictures of the Freud bits I...

    Here's a couple of pictures of the Freud bits I bought, just FYI. It's been a long time so I don't remember what I paid for them.

    I'm not suggesting this to you but I have additional Forstner...
  6. The problem with buying individual Forstner bits...

    The problem with buying individual Forstner bits is where to store them. When you buy a set you usually get a box that they fit into. (Of course, I suppose you could make a box).

    That said, I...
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    This is not an answer to your question but I had...

    This is not an answer to your question but I had a problem with a very old Bessey clamp and contacted Bessey. They sent me a replacement part free.

    They may not send you a replacement free but...
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    There are some really talented people out there....

    There are some really talented people out there.

    Mike
  9. I bring back memories and pictures. I do a...

    I bring back memories and pictures.

    I do a blog of our travels and share it with a fair number of people. People have told me that it has helped them decide whether to take a trip to the same...
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    I would add "And can make a decent living doing."...

    I would add "And can make a decent living doing."

    I've seen too many people chase "glamor" jobs only to wind up with nothing.

    Mike
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    If the young person has the capability and...

    If the young person has the capability and interest to major in a field that will offer good opportunity (such as computer programming, engineering, medical, law, accounting, finance, etc.) I would...
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    I didn't notice that it had changed. My memory...

    I didn't notice that it had changed. My memory is that they used to change it on a fairly regular basis so the way it is now is not strange - just another change.

    Mike
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    Paying an electric bill with a stolen credit card...

    Paying an electric bill with a stolen credit card is kinda dumb. As soon as the fraud is reported the electric company will reverse the payment and they will still owe the money. The electric...
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    I've made a bunch of them and never had any...

    I've made a bunch of them and never had any problems with wood movement on the top. I think it's because the top isn't that wide - 8 inches in this box.

    I did find that I needed to leave 3/4...
  15. I used a full kerf blade on a 1.5HP saw...

    I used a full kerf blade on a 1.5HP saw successfully. You just need to go slow and listen to the sound of the blade.

    Regarding Mike W's comment that old motors had more torque or HP, I'm afraid...
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    Any idea how they were getting into the dumpster?...

    Any idea how they were getting into the dumpster?

    Mike
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    Thanks for your note, Tom. I'll try your idea of...

    Thanks for your note, Tom. I'll try your idea of the weights next time I do a box.

    Mike
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    Mix a bit of high nitrogen fertilizer with the...

    Mix a bit of high nitrogen fertilizer with the sawdust before you try to compost it or use it as mulch.

    Mike
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    Just make sure it's the monitor and not the...

    Just make sure it's the monitor and not the computer that's the problem.

    Mike
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    I've made quite a few laminated parts for...

    I've made quite a few laminated parts for projects, including rockers for several rocking chairs, using Titebond glue and none of them show any "creep".

    During one of my visits to Sam Maloof, I...
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    Pictures are a bit difficult to go by, but I've...

    Pictures are a bit difficult to go by, but I've restored planes that look worse than this. You're not going to use a #2 a whole lot because where you'd use it a block plane will usually do as well....
  22. Of course, for the price of those gray-market...

    Of course, for the price of those gray-market licenses you could just purchase another one. On eBay I see them for about $10 or less.

    Mike
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    That's a bit under $20 per tool so that's not too...

    That's a bit under $20 per tool so that's not too bad of a price. If you do a lot of carving you'll probably purchase more of them.

    Mike
  24. I suspect that's what they sell on eBay because...

    I suspect that's what they sell on eBay because the license is fairly cheap.

    Mike
  25. The media is sort of meaningless. You can...

    The media is sort of meaningless. You can download Windows 10 (home or pro) from the Microsoft website. I think you'd have to pay full price for another computer.

    In fact, you're better off...
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