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    Jerome Stanek

    Glowforge release

    Thread Starter: Jerome Stanek

    I was wondering if Glowforge has sent out any units yet. I thought they were supposed to release the middle of December.

    Last Post By: Dave Sheldrake Today, 10:21 PM Go to last post
    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...

    Last Post By: Malcolm Schweizer Today, 6:56 PM Go to last post
    Stanley Covington

    The Essential Oilpot

    Thread Starter: Stanley Covington

    The oilpot is an essential tool for precision woodworking. I first learned this fact while living in Japan when I was called a fool by a joiner for not having one in my tool kit. I won't bore you with that embarrassing story, but a quick tutorial on oilpots as I understand them may be useful. ...

    Last Post By: James Waldron Today, 2:54 PM Go to last post
    ken hatch

    Tool Chest

    Thread Starter: ken hatch

    The boss aka sweetie pie, light of my life, and even more important SWMBO has been on my case to make a tool chest and small work bench to carry when we go RVing. She has noticed after a couple of days of sitting in an RV park I'm ready to be back in the shop. There is only so much beer, whisky and...

    Last Post By: ken hatch Today, 12:16 AM Go to last post
    Tim Bridge

    Making a Living Woodworking

    Thread Starter: Tim Bridge

    Is it possible to make a living woodworking out of my garage making small projects and selling them at flea markets or other places? I have a bandsaw, router table, planer, miter saw, table saw, spindle sander, drill press and an assortment of hand tools. I am tired or working for electrical...

    Last Post By: Martin Wasner Today, 6:34 PM Go to last post
    Brian Sommers

    Better to wait or do what you can with inferior tools.

    Thread Starter: Brian Sommers

    As a new woodworker and being on a tight budget I struggle with the following balance: Would you wait until you can afford good tools even if it means not woodworking for a while? Or would you find a way to do the task at hand with say cheaper tools or other means even if they are more...

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