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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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    Robert Strasser

    Oneida Dust Sentry Failure

    Thread Starter: Robert Strasser

    I have an Oneida Dust Sentry drum level sensor for my dust collector. Unfortunately, the infrared sensor failed. I called Oneida but they would not sell the infrared sensor, nor would they give a part number so I could get it myself. After some searching I found a part that works. It is a...

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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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    Adam Stevens2


    Thread Starter: Adam Stevens2

    Yes, I know, search function - however, I am interested in general opinions and information about what you all have in your shop and what you use them for. I'm interested in getting a spokeshave for 'general spokeshave-y work', but there seem to be a million different kinds. So I thought it might...

    Last Post By: Jim Ritter Yesterday, 10:39 PM Go to last post
    Matt Knights

    The question of the saw nib.

    Thread Starter: Matt Knights

    So as we all know there is an uncertainty as to what the nib on the end of the saw plate was actually used for, some say decoration, other say to secure a batten in to which the teeth sat to protect them. Well while surfing youtube this morning I found a gent who calls himself Mr Chickadee, he...

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    Gregory Stahl

    New small commercial shop design help sought!

    Thread Starter: Gregory Stahl

    Many here like to talk shop and come up with great ideas, so thought I would see what you have to say about designing a small commercial woodworking facility. I am planning to build with ICF construction. I want the sound dampening and strength vs other methods. We seem to get a lot of tornadoes...

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