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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...

    Last Post By: Stewie Simpson Today, 8:25 AM Go to last post
    Adam Stevens2

    Spokeshaves

    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...

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    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...

    Last Post By: Gregory Stahl Yesterday, 10:13 PM Go to last post
    Steve Mathews

    Got the lathe and some turning tools. What else?

    Thread Starter: Steve Mathews

    I got the Powermatic 3520A a few days ago and will soon receive some turning tools to get started. Here's a list of the other items I have. Vicmarc 120 chuck Large tool rest - I think it's 12" wide Live center Baldor 6" grinder with Veritas attachment Full face shield So, what else do I...

    Last Post By: William Bachtel Today, 7:00 AM Go to last post
    Mike Galea

    Chinese Laser issues

    Thread Starter: Mike Galea

    I was wondering if anyone out there could possibly help me troubleshoot some issues with my Chinese laser engraver. I purchased an 80 watt engraver from Hurricane Lasers (which is no longer in business). I recently went to turn it on, and I only get . The laser head does not move at all, and it...

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