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    Phil Thien

    Texting while driving?

    Thread Starter: Phil Thien

    I know there are laws against, but I see more texting while driving than ever before. It seems like if I am next to another car on a two-lane road, that there is about a one in ten chance that the other driving is texting. Under thirty-YO people, mostly. It has altered the way I drive. I...

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    Adam Stevens2

    Sharpness Epiphanies

    Thread Starter: Adam Stevens2

    Was wondering whether others in this group had the same or similar epiphany I had today regarding sharpness in their tools? I've probably been bumbling along for a year or so thinking my blades were pretty sharp, but after today I've seen the error in my thinking. I got myself a set of new Narex...

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    Russell Neyman

    You know you're a woodturner if....

    Thread Starter: Russell Neyman

    I was filling the chainsaw today and noticed that my gas can spout had a bottle stopper preventing gas from spilling. Now, WHO BUT A WOODTURNER WOULD HAVE SOMETHING LIKE THAT?!! It occurred to me that this would be a great opportunity for some sarcastic humor. So, what odd and unique things do...

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    Kent A Bathurst

    Official 2015 MLB Thread

    Thread Starter: Kent A Bathurst

    Verlander is on the DL. Nathan is also. Porcello with the BoSox. Both Fister and Scherzer throwing for the Senators. That is the closer and 4 starters from 2 years ago; closer and 2 Cy Young starters from last year. What's that mean? Detroit is 8-1 - best record in MLB. Only one run off...

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    Russell Neyman

    Woodturning Deaths?

    Thread Starter: Russell Neyman

    Somehow, a flurry of dialogue over "the inherent possibility of serious injury" in Woodturning. Okay, okay, I understand the need for eye and lung protection, but as long as we stay clear of the line of fire (the area directly opposite the axis of the wood) I think we're safer than riding in a car....

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    joe maday

    just finished- English Oak Bachelors Chest 1730-1740

    Thread Starter: joe maday

    Here is a look at my latest piece, It is an English Bachelor's Chest in English Brown Oak, Georgian period 1730-1740. It was derived from a photo in the Stevens and Whittington book, 18th Century English Furniture.. using "third phase construction" methods. Hand dovetailed poplar carcass, English...

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