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    I just now ran across this - almost a year later,...

    I just now ran across this - almost a year later, while wondering what had happened to Glen.

    No, this will go to my son for their house. I don't see how any magazine could hope to prevent anyone...
  2. We got a call from a realtor, who we have known...

    We got a call from a realtor, who we have known for years, who had several new doctors coming to our hospital and were looking at homes. One had driven up our street to look at another home that had...
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    I've never had an email from them, I feel left...

    I've never had an email from them, I feel left out.
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    The best info I have come across about alcohol is...

    The best info I have come across about alcohol is that <60% is ineffective in dissolving the fatty layer, and any that is much >70% causes the layer to harden.

    When washing hands in the shop I...
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    Nice work. I picked up a Stanley 45 not long...

    Nice work.

    I picked up a Stanley 45 not long ago, and quickly learned several things:

    1. It works
    2. It ain't as easy as it looks
    3. Folks who use these are tough
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    It is not a joke - I have had one for several...

    It is not a joke - I have had one for several years, and the best part is that it works quite well. I use it for dovetails, and it helps me cut to the baseline without going beyond.

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    I finally got the motivation and did it....

    I finally got the motivation and did it. 428133428135428136428137428134
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    I still love the military marches, and have a...

    I still love the military marches, and have a couple of CD's (yeah, I still use CD's); they do tend to force me into a rhythm, whatever I am doing.
  9. Watch this video - makes me shudder to think...

    Watch this video - makes me shudder to think about how that felt.

    https://www.facebook.com/ben.botha.395/videos/10220251525545714/UzpfSTEwMDAwMDUzMTUwNjgxMjozMjcxNzcyNzcyODUwNDA3/
  10. Watch this video .......... makes me shudder to...

    Watch this video .......... makes me shudder to think how that felt.

    https://www.facebook.com/ben.botha.395/videos/10220251525545714/UzpfSTEwMDAwMDUzMTUwNjgxMjozMjcxNzcyNzcyODUwNDA3/
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    If it was a clean cut, and is sealed shut, a...

    If it was a clean cut, and is sealed shut, a tight band aid to hold it closed is about all I ever do. That said, I seem to have a very robust immune system; nothing seems to become infected; never...
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    I have several, in 2 groups. First is a...

    I have several, in 2 groups.

    First is a smaller hammer, 12 oz. I believe, that I got for my 6th Christmas, 1950; I still use it as my go-to hammer. I also have a coping saw from that day. My dad...
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    I got one. I have never had the flu in my life,...

    I got one. I have never had the flu in my life, I get a cold about once in 5 years. Buuut, as easy as it is to get, at no cost, there's no point in tempting fate.
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    How about covering the old paper with a covering...

    How about covering the old paper with a covering with a heavy texture, such as grass cloth. It would hide the seams and give a completely different look that she might like.
  15. I agree with the garage floor epoxy. You must...

    I agree with the garage floor epoxy. You must consider both adhesion as well as cohesion. A product with great cohesiveness will be very resistant, but might not stick to the substrate as well as...
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    Oh, well. I only paid $1 per quart for it.

    Oh, well. I only paid $1 per quart for it.
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    Hydrogen peroxide works - but the drug store...

    Hydrogen peroxide works - but the drug store stuff, 3%, won't do it. I have had great success with 30%, diluted to 15% with water. You will need to get this from a chemical company. Here are a...
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    Guess I got lucky. I've had this for about 10...

    Guess I got lucky. I've had this for about 10 years and its oil based.

    Ummmm, lesseee: EPA screwed up finishes
    EPA screwed up washing machines
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    Cabot Australian Timber oil

    Does anyone have experience with this product? I have a quart that I picked up several years back from an outlet that had the inventory from a paint store that had burned. Think I pad less than $1...
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    I was involved in ham radio as a teenager back in...

    I was involved in ham radio as a teenager back in the 60's, and learned a bit about harmonics from citations from the FCC.

    In your situation, it must be a continuous source, as any...
  21. Noisy toy

    Don't worry, any 3 1/2 year old can make noise with anything.
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    Different brand, which has been on the shelf...

    Different brand, which has been on the shelf unopened for several years (ran across an operation that sells insurance claimed stuff; they had gotten an entire paint store inventory, from after a...
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    Varnish problem

    For 30 years I have used plain old varnish for my projects. Most of the time I have mixed 1/2 semigloss and 1/2 satin to get the gloss level I prefer.

    My last effort, however, went south. I...
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    Some comments from a flooring manufacturer...

    Some comments from a flooring manufacturer retiree:

    Substrate prep is critical. Flatness specified by the manufacturer is relative to the type material. For certain success, follow th...
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