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    Easy peasy, remove the steps, fill the hole with...

    Easy peasy, remove the steps, fill the hole with sand, place the planer on the sand, shovel the sand out underneath.
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    Glen you're the king of featherboards .

    Glen you're the king of featherboards .
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    My approach, sand the good side then resaw using...

    My approach, sand the good side then resaw using a point fence, then flatten.
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    Narrower in the back gives Jeeves a place to...

    Narrower in the back gives Jeeves a place to stand when he brings the soup and dabs your chin.
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    Delivery trucks can damage a driveway.

    Delivery trucks can damage a driveway.
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    Milling the stock till it lays flat is going to...

    Milling the stock till it lays flat is going to cost you too much wood. Some unevenness can be dealt with in the layout and joinery. It is a test of your skill and experienceto know how much and how.
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    Mini Outfeed Table

    My shop is small, plus I don't rip long stock much so instead of an outfield table I use a roller stand. Also the fence on my saw is supported on the back such that any outfield table will involve a...
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    1. The 2 motor solution is interesting but to run...

    1. The 2 motor solution is interesting but to run the faster motor you need to take off the belt or you will overspeed the slower motor.

    2. A VFD will only give you about 50% turndown so figure...
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    Heating the spot to ambient plus 15 degrees seems...

    Heating the spot to ambient plus 15 degrees seems doable. That's maybe 115 for a garage shop in ND. A coat of shellac and it's only an assembly table. And it's a lesson for next time.
  10. Good way to make a straight handle that stays...

    Good way to make a straight handle that stays straight.
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    I've made a few. 426438 The small ones get...

    I've made a few.

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    The small ones get the most daily use. The bigger ones were for a timber framing project with friends helping.
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    Mine has a wandering slot but I am able to work...

    Mine has a wandering slot but I am able to work with it. I use a sled for crosscuts and my push keeps it in tight to the blade so it is consistent.
  13. This works for me, the vfd slows it down and the...

    This works for me, the vfd slows it down and the foot switch gives me much better control.
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    Maybe the problem is slamming the doors. Soft...

    Maybe the problem is slamming the doors. Soft closers would help if that's an easy option, or meds.
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    Maybe the problem is slamming the doors. Soft...

    Maybe the problem is slamming the doors. Soft closers would help if that's an easy option, or drugs.
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    Hey Jonny You clearly are the expert here. How...

    Hey Jonny
    You clearly are the expert here. How about expansion, does it make sense to try this with solid stock?
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    Check the recommended rpm, floor sanders spin...

    Check the recommended rpm, floor sanders spin slow.
  18. Hi Paul Sure, hearing protection is the easy...

    Hi Paul
    Sure, hearing protection is the easy answer but noise control is a good approach too. My wife can sleep thru shop noises in the morning but I still like to minimize it for her and for...
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    Consider some unexpected conditions; A minor...

    Consider some unexpected conditions;

    A minor earthquake, French cleats might be a bad idea

    The impact of boys horsing around

    Strong wind flexing the house

    Stuff piled on top of the loaded...
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    Sounds like the read and milk syndrome.

    Sounds like the read and milk syndrome.
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    Good time to use a hand plane. It can taper legs...

    Good time to use a hand plane. It can taper legs as fast as making a jig and more reliably and it's more pleasant work.

    Drawers are a bigger challenge. Might want to skip that on your first table
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    And now you won't be tripping over the box of...

    And now you won't be tripping over the box of metal shelf brackets.
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    Dents in new floor

    Our kitchen remodel is going great except for the new sheet vinyl flooring. Our dining table (about 60 pounds) caused dents overnight. We removed it and the dents partly recovered in a few days. This...
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    Gardening Question

    This is more an indoor problem, but an outdoor answer may work or vise versa.The cat chews on the plants. Is there something we can apply to discourage her? I'm thinking hot pepper juice. One time...
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    Larry Can you share a few pics?

    Larry
    Can you share a few pics?
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