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    David Weaver

    How many professional woodworkers using no power tools? ....

    Thread Starter: David Weaver

    How many professional woodworkers use no or generally no power tools? And by that, I don't mean guys who teach classes and give demos or have blogs. I mean not subsidized by that mickey mouse stuff or any other income. This is triggered by warren's comment in another thread about a professional...

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    Mike Heidrick

    Pole Barn 40X64X16

    Thread Starter: Mike Heidrick

    Signed a contract yesterday with S&L Builders out of Indiana for a 40X64X16 Pole Barn with a 10X24 porch. Build date August 18, 2014. Plan to install Pex for raidant floor heat. Concrete slab 5" thick. Also doing 1.5" closed cell foam under the pad. Built on Laminated posts in ground. Will...

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    Kees Heiden

    Distressing

    Thread Starter: Kees Heiden

    Probably sacrilege to some, but how about distessing some projects? I really like antiques, I also like to build furniture, but I don't like antique reproductions that look like new. So untill now I have mostly made contemporary looking furniture and I have bought some antique stuff. But for an...

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    Marty Tippin

    Disposing of Wood Turning Shavings / Chainsaw Chips ?

    Thread Starter: Marty Tippin

    (Robo Hippy's chainsaw video reminded me of something I've been meaning to ask for a while...) I find that roughing out a 12" x 5" bowl will generate about a wheelbarrow full of shavings, and that breaking down a log into 2 bowl blanks (removing the pith section) will generate almost another...

    Last Post By: Shawn Pachlhofer Yesterday, 9:32 PM Go to last post
    David Ragan

    Tormek/Jet sharpening

    Thread Starter: David Ragan

    Hi, I have had a T-2000 for some time. Now, I mostly use the leather wheel to strop chisels. I use the included stone to change the grit of the wheel-the standard wheel....Does this really work, and what about the other grit wheel(s)? Is there really an advantage to hollow grinding? ...

    Last Post By: Mike Holbrook Yesterday, 11:10 AM Go to last post
    Hal Peeler

    Buying a new SCMS, 10" or 12"?

    Thread Starter: Hal Peeler

    My old Delta Sawbuck gave up the ghost recently so I'm shopping for a new SCMS. Can someone tell me the advantage of the 12" models over a 10"? It will be used primarily as a stationary tool with the very occasional trip to the house to do something. Budget as always is a concern and I am...

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