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    Patrick Walsh

    Gave the jointer/planer a serious workout today. Bench Project

    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...

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    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...

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    John TenEyck

    HuanYang VFD parameters. Help!

    Thread Starter: John TenEyck

    My friend bought a HuanYang VFD, single phase 220V input to 3-phase 230V output to run a 5 HP motor, on his awesome (we hope) Zefam jointer. I have it wired and powered up, programmed the VFD after watching a couple of YouTube videos and studying the manual, such as it is. I have gotten the motor...

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    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 Yesterday, 12:39 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 Yesterday, 10:31 AM Go to last post
    Ole Anderson

    Proof, proof, proof

    Thread Starter: Ole Anderson

    Mini rant: Not so much on the Creek, but particularly on FaceBook: Do people ever go back and proof what they are writing? And not just responses to a thread, but I have seen the OP write a short question or comment that makes no sense what-so-ever, and is full of grammatical full-on goofs and...

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