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    Thanks for the help Bruce!!!

    Thanks for the help Bruce!!!
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    Don Orr - the PM system for some reason isn't...

    Don Orr - the PM system for some reason isn't sending my messages. Call me at 503-618-8900

    Mike
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    My PM's are not showing up!

    Last night I sent a reply PM and this morning it does not show up. I did a reply send twice more and it still doesn't show up. I sent a new PM and it doesn't show up. Anybody know the problem?
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    Sold pending $$$.

    Sold pending $$$.
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    One bump before I just hang these back in the...

    One bump before I just hang these back in the tool rack.

    $115 shipped to lower 48.
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    Complete Thread Chasing Set (20 TPI)

    Mayes & Warwick (Hamlet) 20TPI thread chasing cutters , plus handmade (by me) Arm Rest and Relief Cutting Tool. Tools are virtually unused, as I only spent about 30 minutes with them. New prices...
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    I'm certainly not an expert on tool rests, but I...

    I'm certainly not an expert on tool rests, but I do have a robust 8" and 4". The 8" is the one I have used most often for 10+ years. I have never had anything ding or mar the hardened top bar. On...
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    One of the issues you'll have is that when the...

    One of the issues you'll have is that when the bowl dries, the knots (I spotted a couple) won't shrink, but the surrounding wood will. So my thots are that particularly the ones with knots present...
  9. I suggest you call One-Way. I had a problem with...

    I suggest you call One-Way. I had a problem with an adapter and made the call.....very helpful.
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    That's neat looking. You mean Douglas Fir, right?

    That's neat looking. You mean Douglas Fir, right?
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    Thanks John! I'll give those a try..................Mike
  12. Great technique John! On a side note, can you...

    Great technique John! On a side note, can you give me some specifics on the ink pen you are using to sign your bowls? I haven't been happy with the ones I have found lately.

    Thanks, Mike
  13. 410798 Good comments by John. Unfortunately I...

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    Good comments by John. Unfortunately I don’t have all the answers as I am 400 miles west!! . This is a photo of the tree. It is a yard tree. Description I have is that the tree came up a...
  14. Potlatch/Moscow area turners....large maple tree

    I have a niece who lives in Potlatch and she has a large maple tree she wants removed. I told her that I would see if there are some of you folks in the Potlatch/Moscow/Pullman area that might want...
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    Great job.....I like it!

    Great job.....I like it!
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    The whole live center is on a #2 morse taper, so...

    The whole live center is on a #2 morse taper, so just install in in the headstock, fashion a pin through the hole in the tip to keep it from rotating ( I use a small nail and tape it so it stays...
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    Amazing BLM Color & Character

    I scored a truckload of Gorgeous Big Leaf Maple and went to work roughing out some bowls. These two are 15-16” diameter. Now I will stretch my patience waiting for them to dry so I can do the final...
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    398919 I am a fan of Minwax Polywipe. I good...

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    I am a fan of Minwax Polywipe. I good coat, wipe off excess and after a few hours i buff and wax with the Beale system. I've done a probably 100 angels with this method and after 10 years...
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    Steve - I am a muzzleloader and know about bullet...

    Steve - I am a muzzleloader and know about bullet lube. I'd think it it would seal the wood alright, but it sure would be messier and more expensive than using Anchorseal. My Dad always used his...
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    Robert - you have the steps pretty well figured...

    Robert - you have the steps pretty well figured out! I have a few tricks I've developed in putting the segmented ring together so that it turns out well. Let's say I am doing an 8 piece...
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    Gary - I generally use a coat of General Salad...

    Gary - I generally use a coat of General Salad bowl finish and then sand back and apply Bees Oil (mixture of bees wax and mineral oil). The two spalted maple bowls here were a bit soft and I had to...
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    3 Large Bowls....

    I'm donating a salad bowl for a large reunion and auction I'm attending in Asheville, NC next month. Once I had chips flying, it was hard to stop and I had three! I'll pick only one and then have a...
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    Thanks Terry. I'll look into buying that book.

    Thanks Terry. I'll look into buying that book.
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    Turned Cigar Humidor???

    I am thinking that I'd like to do a project as a "Turned Humidor" and am thinking some of you other turners might have some knowledge/wisdom for me. I've seen some the the Urns displayed here and...
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    I'm with John K. +++ Safety (including proper...

    I'm with John K.
    +++ Safety (including proper breathing protection), Sharpening and Tool presentation.
    - I don't want to admit to how many close calls it took me to learn proper safety
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