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    Some advice from Jeff Dunham & Friends >...

    Some advice from Jeff Dunham & Friends > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AA2r6rca2v4&feature=youtu.be

    jtk
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    One problem with a dehumidifier is in an unheated...

    One problem with a dehumidifier is in an unheated shop it can freeze up in cold weather.

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    Yes, predicting events is uncertain. Being...

    Yes, predicting events is uncertain. Being prepared for events is simple planning using foresight of many possible situations.

    Pandemics, earthquakes, droughts, floods and other disasters all...
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    Never let the desire for the perfect get in the...

    Never let the desire for the perfect get in the way of what needs being done good enough right now.



    Who makes the circuit boards GM currently uses in their vehicles?

    Their vehicles...
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    Here on the Creek and on other sites with...

    Here on the Creek and on other sites with community discussions there are old posts/threads that pop up again when someone reads them and makes a reply. They are often referred to as "Zombie Posts or...
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    My reply was going to recommend Norton 3X...

    My reply was going to recommend Norton 3X abrasive sheets. Then after looking it up, Norton claims their stearate sheet "cuts faster and lasts longer than 3X technology."

    My last pack of sandpaper...
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    You are welcome. My base is about a quarter...

    You are welcome.

    My base is about a quarter inch thick, ymmv.

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    There may be a couple of ways to nullify your...

    There may be a couple of ways to nullify your statement.

    One is to turn the adjuster nut upside down. This adds a bit of height for the taller blade.

    Second is to add a thin wood base. This...
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    Here is an old post of me ripping some ash on...

    Here is an old post of me ripping some ash on horses > https://sawmillcreek.org/showthread.php?167535

    jtk
  10. Ogee it's Fun - Ogee it's Easy - Ogee We Love to Make an Ogee

    As a design feature ogees have been used for a few millennia. With molding planes the shape is made fairly easy with a pair of hollow & round planes.

    It can also be used as an addition to flat...
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    Yes Graham, it is fairly easy for me living on 5+...

    Yes Graham, it is fairly easy for me living on 5+ acres. Being a hermit comes easy.



    Thanks for pointing this out Warren. This sounds like a good argument for the parallel guide.

    jtk
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    It is always good to have a large, heavy piece of...

    It is always good to have a large, heavy piece of steel to use as an anvil. My luck at finding old pieces of rail road track has been pretty good. Imagine my great surprise to find this at an estate...
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    Thanks Phil & Prashun for the helpful...

    Thanks Phil & Prashun for the helpful information.

    A question to myself this morning was how many were going to suggest a Criss-Cross. It seems a fine solution and it seemed it wouldn't be...
  14. The write up you quoted seems to state a clear...

    The write up you quoted seems to state a clear point about this stone:



    It sounds like it may be the kind of stone used to reestablish a bevel or clean up some big chips. Not for putting a...
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    Leg Vise Question

    One of my plans for a bench is to include a leg vise.

    My design uses a parallel bar at the bottom of the vise to set with a pin. Most of these have three rows of holes for inserting the pin. Part...
  16. Currently we are getting some of the premium...

    Currently we are getting some of the premium channels for free. Not sure how long it will last. There was a weekend free of HBO channels recently. Now it seems to be Showtime during weekdays.

    Most...
  17. Once they have all the results in an air gapped...

    Once they have all the results in an air gapped computer system the results could be called in or even brought to another machine by what is often referred to as 'sneaker net.' This is when it is...
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    Jacob, There is a lot of errant information...

    Jacob, There is a lot of errant information currently on the web. This doesn't sound like anything reported by any of the major/reliable news sources.

    "Herd immunity" is a commonly mentioned idea....
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    Have you taken into account Japanese woodworkers...

    Have you taken into account Japanese woodworkers tend to sit on the floor while working?

    Comfort is really something one acclimates to from doing all of their life.

    jtk
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    So far all of the societies that have been able...

    So far all of the societies that have been able to curb the spread of corvid-19 did it by testing the population and keeping those infected apart from the rest of the population.

    Maybe the problem...
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    No, we are not all nuts. It could be one is a...

    No, we are not all nuts.

    It could be one is a contrarian to the "must be new and shiny" feeling so common in a consumer society.

    For me it was a way to make my hard earned money go further.
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  22. My feelings toward A2 is along are similar to...

    My feelings toward A2 is along are similar to Warren's. It did seem to chip less after a number of sharpenings. It seems some chipping may be due to the forces of impact.

    As Derek mentioned, a...
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    If you got what you want and it didn't cause...

    If you got what you want and it didn't cause financial distress or have the wife put you in the dog house, it doesn't really matter. Sometimes our desires for a particular item leads us to 'go...
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    Looks like you did good Jason. My #7 is from...

    Looks like you did good Jason.

    My #7 is from about the same time period didn't look as nice as yours when it came home:

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    It came out looking pretty good:

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    One of my favorite movie lines about the 'sell by...

    One of my favorite movie lines about the 'sell by dates' is in RED when John Malkovich takes a bite out of a 30+ year old Moon Pie and someone asks if he is sure it is okay. He replies, "yeah, it is...
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