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    Patrick Walsh

    Gave the jointer/planer a serious workout today.

    Thread Starter: Patrick Walsh

    I purchased this lumber about a year ago now. Life got busy, it still is but its time i make time to get this done. I am currently building a bunch of kitchen cabinets and a number of vanities for a client. He can be a bit slow with CAD drawings so i have had a down day here and there. I have...

    Last Post By: Patrick Walsh Today, 5:25 PM Go to last post
    Bill McNiel

    Members and Contributors

    Thread Starter: Bill McNiel

    OK, this is a rant- SMC continually provides great, knowledgeable information, discussions and some humor. I don't understand why everyone who participates on this site, asks questions, posts or responds is not a Contributor. There are individuals here who have been Members for many years and...

    Last Post By: Brian Henderson Today, 4:21 PM Go to last post
    keith micinski

    Performax engineers are knuckleheads.

    Thread Starter: keith micinski

    Had to change my sandpaper on my 16-32 for the first time in a while and I still can't get over how dumb it was to put the spring loaded clip on the right side of the drum where there is no access to it when the left side of the drum is completely open and easy to get to. I've actually thought...

    Last Post By: keith micinski Today, 12:39 PM Go to last post
    dennis thompson

    What happened to "thank you"?

    Thread Starter: dennis thompson

    I had a bike I no longer wanted so I put it on Craigslist for free. A guy called and I told him to come over and get it, he said he'd been at my house in 10 minutes. I had it in my driveway and after waiting about 30 minutes I looked in my driveway and it was gone. I didn't expect anything for...

    Last Post By: Yonak Hawkins Yesterday, 6:51 PM Go to last post
    Colton Miller

    Made In USA Bar Clamp

    Thread Starter: Colton Miller

    Hello, I have been a long time lurker of this forum but just recently became a member. I am looking into manufacturing bar clamps made completely here in the states. I think we have all had our fair share of the flexing chinese made ones. Im looking to make a 4 inch throut depth 2 foot and 3 foot...

    Last Post By: Steve Demuth Today, 10:31 AM Go to last post
    steven c newman

    A Daily Seven?

    Thread Starter: steven c newman

    Go out to the shop, pick out the seven most used planes, line them up on your bench, and take a picture or two. Mainly the daily users, the ones you use every time in the shop.....then post a little bit about them. Just seven planes, everyday users. Something like this... There is...

    Last Post By: Robert Eiffert Yesterday, 8:22 PM Go to last post