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    Jerome Stanek

    Glowforge release

    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.

    Last Post By: Dave Stevens-Vegas Today, 2:23 PM Go to last post
    Mike Heidrick

    Pole Barn 40X64X16

    Thread Starter: Mike Heidrick

    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...

    Last Post By: mike mcilroy Today, 5:31 PM Go to last post
    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. ...

    Last Post By: Allan Speers Today, 4:38 PM Go to last post
    Don Corbeil

    Options for laser power meters

    Thread Starter: Don Corbeil

    Until recently, I thought that the only laser power meter available for testing my 80W CO2 was the synrad power wizard 250. They're pretty expensive, so I was looking around for alternatives. After some thread searches, I see that there are a few choices in both digital and analog metering. A few...

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    Robert Engel

    Workbench Finally Done

    Thread Starter: Robert Engel

    If anyone is planning to build one of these I can relate some of my experiences and mistakes that might help you. I found once the build started I realized it is not as straight forward as it seems especially the tail vise. Thanks for looking. It was the workbench build of my dreams. I had...

    Last Post By: Allan Speers Today, 4:42 PM Go to last post
    Jeff Grantham

    A word on magnetic tool holders

    Thread Starter: Jeff Grantham

    I thought I was a real genius when I was setting up my turning space and purchased a few of those magnetic tool holders to hold all my turning tools up on the peg board. Never even considered the fact that my tools could become magnetized and stick on the rest as a result. Doh! I didn't notice...

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