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    Jefferey Scott

    Oklahoma Homestead 40x80x12

    Thread Starter: Jefferey Scott

    Hey guys, I'm in the early planning stages for a workshop that will be used as both a woodworking shop and a metal fabrication shop. I'm trying to figure out how much lighting I can afford to put in and have a rough floorplan with 21 - 4 foot 4 bulb high bay fluorescent fixtures (at about $60 a...

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    Scott Archi

    Plane choice for a beginner?

    Thread Starter: Scott Archi

    So I sold some of my sharpening stones (about $600 worth) and am wanting to invest some of that in a hand plane or two. My dad is letting me borrow his Stanley block plane which I am getting on well with. I want to say it's about 7" long so not a tiny plane. I was making shavings last night 0.0015"...

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    Ivan Shuliak

    Trotec VS Epilog (yes, another thread)

    Thread Starter: Ivan Shuliak

    Hi, I know, we've got lots of threads about which one is better but most of them got the same answers: Choose based on support you get from your rep, Trotecs built like tanks, Epilogs are USA made etc. But, having two of Epilog machines (Zing and Fusion M2) I want a Trotec machine, because...

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    Adam Chevalier

    Lie Nielsen Blades Not Staying Sharp

    Thread Starter: Adam Chevalier

    Hi all, I've been lurking for awhile but haven't got around to posting too much. I recently took the plunge and bought a few Lie Nielsen bench planes but am running into trouble with all three. I have zero difficulty getting them sharp and passing every test of sharpness I've came across...

    Last Post By: William Fretwell Yesterday, 2:59 PM Go to last post
    Greg Parrish

    New Laguna lathe

    Thread Starter: Greg Parrish

    Received my new 18/36 today. OMG it is so much better than the Nova Comet, and I know that isn't a fair comparison, but it is amazing the difference in experience the extra power makes. I have some fine tuning to do on the layout, location, etc but it's a start. I'll be building a sand box for it...

    Last Post By: John K Jordan Yesterday, 6:38 PM Go to last post
    Jason Zondor

    Woodshop Build

    Thread Starter: Jason Zondor

    Hello, Finally to the point where I can start working on my wood shop. Feel free to offer up comments and ideas... This is a hobby is therapeutic for me and I don't mind criticism. Plus, I know that there are a lot more talented people that I can learn from. The goal for the wood shop is a...

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