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    Rich Riddle

    Why Not Convert to Metric?

    Thread Starter: Rich Riddle

    I have a Hammer slider with a metric system installed on the fence. It's actually a much easier way to cut things and even build. Why haven't we simply adopted the metric system in the USA? It would prove much easier to figure fractions for those folks who are fraction challenged.

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    Brian Holcombe

    A sharpening thread of my very own (Japanese Natural Stones).

    Thread Starter: Brian Holcombe

    :D With all of the sharpening threads at current I feel a bit left out, so I thought I'd blog away and post it up. https://brianholcombewoodworker.com/2016/06/26/japanese-natural-stones-a-users-perspective/ Those asking to be pushed over the edge into natural stones territory may find this...

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    Eric Schubert

    My First Workbench Build - A Journal

    Thread Starter: Eric Schubert

    Welcome to my journal thread for my very first major build: a workbench! I plan to add photos and updates as I make progress on the bench build, which may or may not be frequently. It all depends on how it plays out. But, I'm hoping that it'll be a learning experience for both you and me, and...

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    Stanley Covington

    Part Deux - The Gennou BTS

    Thread Starter: Stanley Covington

    I am starting a new thread because I need to add a significant amount of new information to my older gennou thread, but if I just appended the old thread, most people would just blow it off as more chitchat. So here goes. History We all grew up using hammers with handles designed to fit a...

    Last Post By: Stanley Covington Today, 3:59 AM Go to last post
    Rob Luter

    The ruler trick

    Thread Starter: Rob Luter

    I've been learning to sharpen for several years, and thought I was pretty good at it. I recently spent a few hours in my shop escaping the summer heat, and decided to get everything all sharpened up in anticipation of the next project. While I've always flattened and lapped the backs of my plane...

    Last Post By: Rob Luter Yesterday, 6:12 AM Go to last post
    Allan Speers

    Chipmunks! How to get rid of them?

    Thread Starter: Allan Speers

    Long story short: We have a HUUUGE family of chipmunks that now live all around our house. I guess it keeps them safe from predators. They aren't cute anymore, causing a lot of damage to the lawn, shrubs, etc. Ca anyone suggest the "best" way of eliminating them? I don't care about keeping...

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