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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...

    Last Post By: Brian Holcombe Today, 8:48 AM Go to last post
    Marty Tippin

    SawStop Sliding Crosscut Table

    Thread Starter: Marty Tippin

    I was looking at the SawStop at the local Woodcraft over the weekend and they had it set up with the SawStop sliding crosscut table attachment. http://www.sawstop.com/crosscut I pretty much fell in love with it and believe I'll have to include it when I buy my SawStop in the next few months....

    Last Post By: Rich Riddle Today, 10:46 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...

    Last Post By: Dave Stevens-Vegas Today, 1:27 AM Go to last post
    Keith Winter

    Replacement Lenses?

    Thread Starter: Keith Winter

    I've got a lense or two I need to replace on my Trotecs. I love Trotec, but they charge an arm and a leg for these things. Does anyone have a supplier they could suggest for a direct replacement for a 2.5" trotec lens? I'd like it to be 100% compatible if possible.

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    Robby Tacheny

    Square instead of tape measure - Advice needed

    Thread Starter: Robby Tacheny

    I find that my accuracy with a tape measures is generally about +/- a 16th (or more) of an inch because inevitably I have sag, angling, unhooking, etc. Also, it is a constant annoyance to have the tape flopping around when trying to mark an irregular surface, like quarter round trim, especially...

    Last Post By: mreza Salav Today, 11:12 AM Go to last post
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