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    Coffee Now a Healthful Beverage?

    It seems the health hazards vs the health benefits of coffee have been going back and forth for decades.

    New evidence suggests drinking coffee may actually be good for folks:


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    There is even vehicle placement advertising in...

    There is even vehicle placement advertising in the actual programs.

    Currently one reason there aren't as many car ads as in the past could be due to dealers having difficulty keeping cars, new or...
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    Can you remember when you could tell who made a...

    Can you remember when you could tell who made a car coming down the road without having to see the name on the hood or side?

    Do they all seem alike now?

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    jtk
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    It may be Chevrolet made the basic frame and...

    It may be Chevrolet made the basic frame and drive train and a second company made the top part. This is/was a common practice in the automotive industry. It may also be the company building the top...
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    A 1964 Mustang or Corvette would be nice. jtk

    A 1964 Mustang or Corvette would be nice.

    jtk
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    459546 jtk

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    You Know You're Getting Old When…

    A thread in the Neanderthal Haven made me think of posting this.

    You know you're getting old when…

    You can't remember why you have your teeth in.

    You feel like taking a nap after putting...
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    Hi Dan, Yes this chisel is salvageable. My...

    Hi Dan,

    Yes this chisel is salvageable. My reaction would depend on where the chisels were purchased.

    Though most likely it would be corrected in a few minutes on my Veritas Power Sharpening...
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    The tapping and whacking did not work for me....

    The tapping and whacking did not work for me. That is my reason for using a file. Some squares have pins through the blade that do not allow movement of the blade.

    All of my squares are checked...
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    You are welcome, glad to of help. jtk

    You are welcome, glad to of help.

    jtk
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    A 'bad' stone isn't usually the total cause. Yes,...

    A 'bad' stone isn't usually the total cause. Yes, some stones are better than others for various reasons. At $30 those stones are even tempting me to give them a shot. As it is there are already more...
  13. One of the things on my shopping list yesterday...

    One of the things on my shopping list yesterday was some 'cleaning vinegar.' It is a bit stronger (6%) than vinegar for salad dressing and is a decent mild acid for removing rust from cast iron.
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    This is not new. There have been people like this...

    This is not new. There have been people like this through out time Immemorial. Some of my coworkers from my generation were occasionally nothing more than a seat warmer who could do some of the basic...
  15. Sorry to hear about your bum deal. Have you or...

    Sorry to hear about your bum deal.

    Have you or can you contact the seller?

    Many years ago one of my posts was on what to look for when purchasing tools online. Sadly it is impossible to cover...
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    My family must be blessed. Many of my...

    My family must be blessed. Many of my grandchildren are in their last years of high school or first year of college. Some of them have part time or summer jobs even though they still live with their...
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    After 8 months many retailers would be reluctant...

    After 8 months many retailers would be reluctant to allow a return.

    You may try contacting the people where you purchased it.

    All but a few of my try squares have been purchased used. My...
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    If it was made for the European market would it...

    If it was made for the European market would it have "made in Germany" in English?

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    Just came in from emptying some barrels of...

    Just came in from emptying some barrels of compost to the compost pile and shoveling potting soil out of the truck into barrels and feeling a bit tuckered out.

    Have to keep on keeping on…

    Time...
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    Saw a funny tee shirt this morning. When is...

    Saw a funny tee shirt this morning.

    When is this, "old enough to know better" supposed to kick in?

    jtk
  21. As Rob Luter says, "Sharp solves all manner of...

    As Rob Luter says, "Sharp solves all manner of problems."

    Learning about sharpness techniques continues for most people over a long time. There are many different methods, each with many outspoken...
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    Getting old isn't for faint of heart or weak of...

    Getting old isn't for faint of heart or weak of spirit.

    It has lately set me to thinking about starting a "You Know Your Getting Old When _________" thread.

    jtk
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    If there is rust under the Japanning it could...

    If there is rust under the Japanning it could cause it to flake off.

    jtk
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    +1 on what Daniel said, Humidity issues here...

    +1 on what Daniel said,


    Humidity issues here and my molding planes do fine. At worst the blades and wedges may need resetting if they have been unused for a while.

    jtk
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    It is difficult reading with your neck bent like...

    It is difficult reading with your neck bent like that.

    Plus the contrast is low and it looks like both sides of the paper was used.

    jtk
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