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    What to use for mitre bar stock? (Votes: 74)

    1. Anything other than $40 worth of Incra mitre bars is not worthy of your crosscut sled. (Votes: 6)

    2. Not worth $40, but you really should take the time to drill/tap steel bars for your sled. (Votes: 13)

    3. Run what you brung, square the sled to the blade, shoot some brads, countersink, move on. (Votes: 41)

    4. You are over-thinking this in a big way. Nothing to see here, move along. (Votes: 11)

    5. Carrots and peas. (Votes: 3)

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    Jim Matthews

    Building a bed, need joinery advice

    Splay forces will be limited, but I would treat it like a toe-kick in cabinetry.

    At least one cross member in the center will prevent

    Jim Matthews Today, 5:59 PM Go to last post
    Jim Matthews

    Help ID this wood (from Hawaii)

    It might produce results, yet.

    That stuff looks like fine Jade,
    to me. I'm curious, myself.

    I wonder if a guitar making

    Jim Matthews Today, 5:56 PM Go to last post
    Myk Rian

    How big is your house

    1,500 sf tri-level, so it works out to 2,250 approx. We raised 4 kids here, and have no plans on moving.
    A friend of ours has a 6,750 sf manse.

    Myk Rian Today, 5:55 PM Go to last post
    Eric DeSilva

    Portable Generator opinions

    We've got a stationary 17.5 kW Generac and its never given us a lick of trouble (knock on wood). Then again, it is set to cycle on every week for a bit

    Eric DeSilva Today, 5:54 PM Go to last post
    Jim Matthews

    Carters Bandsaw Guides

    When my roller guides are properly aligned, they're excellent and essentially frictionless.

    They are not a substitute for a properly centered

    Jim Matthews Today, 5:52 PM Go to last post
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