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    Rich Riddle

    Living "Off the Grid"

    Thread Starter: Rich Riddle

    I have a friend who believes he lives "off the grid" though he does have electricity. He lacks a phone and water. Today is tax day and he hasn't filed in nearly a decade. Of course, he doesn't earn enough to file. Lives on a small "farm" where he piddles around and doesn't get much accomplished. In...

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    Derek Arita

    Very Super Cool Table Saw Fence...

    Thread Starter: Derek Arita

    Any have or are familiar with the Very Super Cool Tools table saw fence? Saw the Wood Whisperer do a little vid on them, so I took a look at the web site. Looks really neat. It's supposed to be dead flat, adjustable and versatile. I'd love to hear some feedback from someone who uses one.

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    David Weaver

    Chinese Hand Tool Woodworking

    Thread Starter: David Weaver

    I came across these on another forum, or at least a link to one or two of them. Given the discussions in other threads, I have a serious preference for watching professionals do woodworking vs. the kinds of things that we've been talking about lately. Most of the stuff aimed at beginners gives no...

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    Michael Dunn

    Help matching this Pottedy Barn finish...

    Thread Starter: Michael Dunn

    Hey guys! As detailed in another thread I'm building a large 'built-in' solid hickory shelving unit. My client wants to match the finish of his desk. I believe the desk is oak with some sort of walnut or brown mahogany type stain. I had my client come out to the shop and see some samples over...

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    Moses Yoder

    Digital versus hard copy

    Thread Starter: Moses Yoder

    I kind of prefer the digital world. Okay, for some books that would be sacrilege, like Krenov or Nakashima, but most everything I do nowadays is on my lap top. I have a good but relatively cheap HP laptop with 4 gig memory 750 gig HDD with a 2.4 Ghz Core I3 processor, Windows 8.1. All of my music...

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    Mike Allen1010

    scrub plane recommendation?

    Thread Starter: Mike Allen1010

    I cut, surface and dimension all my stock by hand and occasionally use rough sawn lumber. I've read a number of posts here in the Cave and other places from people who highly recommend using a scrub plane to quickly level uneven boards and glued up panel's. I would appreciate any advice or...

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