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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...

    Last Post By: Kent A Bathurst Yesterday, 9:25 PM Go to last post
    David Ragan

    Best explanation for Great Pyramid(s)

    Thread Starter: David Ragan

    The Tesla thing reminded me that I saw a program that said the purpose of the tunnels in the great pyramid, and it's location over a running aquifor and location on a certain geometric magnetic line over the surface of the planet, was something along the lines of an acid was poured down the...

    Last Post By: Raymond Fries Yesterday, 11:21 PM Go to last post
    Barry Vabeach

    Keeping wood free of powder post beetles

    Thread Starter: Barry Vabeach

    In the last 2 years I have been buying rough lumber off Craig's list, and this and other forums. I was told that some was air dried (some walnut and some oak) and others I was told was kiln dried ( cherry and walnut ) but I am not so sure it was. Anyway, recently I found some of the oak with powder...

    Last Post By: Kevin Guarnotta Yesterday, 10:06 AM Go to last post
    Harlan Barnhart

    Pencil sharpeners

    Thread Starter: Harlan Barnhart

    I am looking for a quality pencil sharpener. I once used an old cast hand cranked model that would put a point on like I have never seen before or since. Unfortunately I can't remember the brand. Does anyone have one in their shop that works exceptionally well?

    Last Post By: Alan Caro Yesterday, 9:49 PM Go to last post
    Harold Burrell

    I may be going on a lawsuit spree...

    Thread Starter: Harold Burrell

    Man...what a fun-filled few days. And it ain't over. I ordered a dress for my wife last week. A really fancy, old-fashioned thing that she really liked. It was "on sale" for $129.99. I put the order through online. Got a confirmation email. My wife was happy. Life was good. 2 days...

    Last Post By: Harold Burrell Yesterday, 10:49 PM Go to last post
    paul cottingham

    Adze for carving a chair seat

    Thread Starter: paul cottingham

    I am starting on a new project, building a few bar stools with sculpted seats. I am looking for feedback on the best tool for actually roughing the seats out. For a variety of reasons i am limited to the tools carried by my local Lee Valley. My choices begin with LV's "sculptors adze."...

    Last Post By: paul cottingham Yesterday, 2:05 PM Go to last post