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  1. Better pin (& brad & nail guns) will sink the...

    Better pin (& brad & nail guns) will sink the fastener deep enough that it won't be a problem & do it at a lower pressure & leave no "dimply" from the hammer.
    "Cheap" guns need more air pressure,...
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    Some good advice I picked up here at SMC few...

    Some good advice I picked up here at SMC few years ago is - "If it flies, floats or fools around, rent it".....as a former boat owner all I can say is - it's sound advice ;)..

    I have the Makita...
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    Paul - we were at that store this past Tuesday. I...

    Paul - we were at that store this past Tuesday. I wanted to pick up some Speed Squares - they had the for "Free" after a rebate. Their computer showed they had 97 of them in stock - but - no less...
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    Menards - no customer service?

    Our local Menards (Cuyahoga Falls Ohio) is horrible. They don't bother to put sale items on the shelf, they only have one register open on weekdays and seldom open another even when the lines are 8...
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    RIP - Ginger Baker

    Talent - - and temper - - but one of a very very very short list of the best of all time.
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    I can't really say "I love Harbor...

    I can't really say "I love Harbor Freight"......but...I do sure as heck appreciate Harbor Freight.
    I buy their sale stuff all the time since it's good value. Small stuff like cable ties, chip...
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    I have the DeWalt 611PK - both plunge and fixed...

    I have the DeWalt 611PK - both plunge and fixed base compact router(s) I also have the Makita cordless compact - just the fixed base at present.

    I love them both - and I'm having just a devil of a...
  8. Par for the course for 99% of the contractors out...

    Par for the course for 99% of the contractors out there.

    Count yourself lucky he even responded to your first call.

    We own 7 houses & are always looking for someone to do something - in the way...
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    Nothing technical here to confuse anyone...... ...

    Nothing technical here to confuse anyone......

    Just be sure to get it in writing if/when you turn back the Verizon equipment & put that written proof somewhere you can lay your hands on it in...
  10. First time you try to stick one of those super...

    First time you try to stick one of those super handy magnetic feather boards on your Aluminum table saw, you'll know why you should have gone with cast iron.... ;) .

    It's more of - something that...
  11. For stuff like knobs, I stick a screw in the knob...

    For stuff like knobs, I stick a screw in the knob & cut off the head - then stick it on a drill.

    Sanding sleeves on a drill press can be bad ju ju......a drill press isn't designed for lateral...
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    Well - let's see - small circular saws: 1.) -...

    Well - let's see - small circular saws:
    1.) - Makita cordless track saw & two 55" tracks. I picked mine up for $399 & got an extra set of batteries (5 AH ((about $115)) ) from a Home Depot online...
  13. My shed doors are heavy contraptions made of...

    My shed doors are heavy contraptions made of exterior 3/4" & 1/2" laminated plywood & treated 2x6 & 2x4 cross bucks. The shed builder hung them on piano hinges, screwed into the plywood doors and...
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    Exactly! I've lost track of the times I've read a...

    Exactly! I've lost track of the times I've read a post here where someone will ask "How do I .......?" and I think, "If you had a track saw, we wouldn't be having this discussion".
  15. Andrew - you sound as though you've done quite a...

    Andrew - you sound as though you've done quite a bit of this type thing. Would a diamond hole saw work? I keep one of those for drilling out ceramic tile and/or stone for plumbing fixtures.
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    Nice score - plenty of "wall hangers" in that...

    Nice score - plenty of "wall hangers" in that pile.

    You aren't really hard core though until you have at least a dozen tools that you have no idea what they do or how to use them.... ;)
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    As the owner of both - a Festool TS55EQ and a few...

    As the owner of both - a Festool TS55EQ and a few Woodpeckers items (router table plate & inserts & a Paolini ruler) I congratulate you on your acquisitions! All should provide you hours of pleasure...
  18. Correct - mineral spirits may damage it...then...

    Correct - mineral spirits may damage it...then again, maybe not. Best advice would be to try any and every thing on a scapr piece to test it.

    I managed to get some Waterborne floor poly on some...
  19. Yep Doug - as I said, if the situation calls for...

    Yep Doug - as I said, if the situation calls for it - the Roto-Zip can be invaluable.
    We just finished a rehab on a rental with some (not a bunch) of drywall & non overhead - I dragged the Roto-Zip...
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    Well - the mixed outlook on caffine is proabably...

    Well - the mixed outlook on caffine is proabably - our ban happy government will probably tax the daylights out of it one day - then finally just ban it.

    Until then - bottoms up while it's still...
  21. Do you already have a Roto-Zip? If not, then...

    Do you already have a Roto-Zip?
    If not, then very carefully review your supposed needs for one.

    I found taking a used recipricating saw coarse blade, with a duct tape "handle" to be the most...
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    Congratulations !!!!

    Congratulations !!!!
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    Lithium Ion & brushless motors have certainly...

    Lithium Ion & brushless motors have certainly made a big splash in the hand tool arena.
    Just a few years ago I was about done with any and all cordless tools. Since then, I've done a 180 & now I...
  24. Dave - I suppose you could use RV anti freeze...

    Dave - I suppose you could use RV anti freeze (LOL! I didn't feel right typing RV-AF! :D ) if you have it.
    (I don't want anything with ethelyne glycol in it around my hounds.)
    Since I don't have...
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    I tried the used route. All I found was...

    I tried the used route.
    All I found was overpriced junk or stuff located a couple/three hour drive away or broken equipment - plus, I looked for a couple years for stuff to come along. Add to it the...
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