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    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.

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    Mike Heidrick

    Pole Barn 40X64X16

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    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...

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    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. ...

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    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...

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    Brian Kent


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    Just glad I had that steady rest to that if I had a catch it wouldn't pry the bank loose. In this case I barely touched the rim with the tip of a v scraper. On the end of the 10" chalice, the physics works against me. I have a whole lot of long work to do (23 more chalices 10" x 3.5") so I...

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    Dan Schmidt

    Slider Questions

    Thread Starter: Dan Schmidt

    1 - for those of you who use sliders to rip 4x8 sheets, is such a support on the sliding bed necessary (shown here with red arrow) to support the back left corner of the sheet? 2 - for those of you with Felder units specifically, do you have the new swing-away overhead blade guard as shown...

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