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    randall rosenthal

    "old money"

    Thread Starter: randall rosenthal

    i started this piece on january 15th. i have diligently recorded the process. i hope you enjoy watching this come together. i'll post a few photos over time. it starts with me gluing three pieces of white pine to make one solid block........

    Last Post By: randall rosenthal Today, 1:36 PM Go to last post
    Dan Hintz

    DIY air filtration unit for <$200

    Thread Starter: Dan Hintz

    As payback to the lasering community, I'm sharing my "plans" (such as they are) for everyone to copy. Well, not so much "plans" as pictures of the completed unit, but it should be obvious how to recreate something similar. Due to poor planning on my part and a lack of any real sleep, I made one...

    Last Post By: Gary Hair Today, 10:33 AM Go to last post
    Kees Heiden

    The Sacrilege!

    Thread Starter: Kees Heiden

    popularwoodworking.com/woodworking-blogs/chris-schwarz-blog/observation-vintage-handplanes Actually I don't really have an opinion about this. I live in ignorant bliss regarding new planes.

    Last Post By: Mel Fulks Today, 9:51 AM Go to last post
    Pedro Reyes

    Tapered vs Krenov/Hock vs Japansese Style irons

    Thread Starter: Pedro Reyes

    At some point I would like to make a plane out of Beech, not a Krenov lamination but a traditional one. I know Lee Valley sells some nice tapered irons, and that most (if not all) traditional planes had this style, using wedge mortises (sides) . The Krenov style, has straight blade/cap iron...

    Last Post By: Stanley Covington Today, 9:45 AM Go to last post
    Rich Riddle

    Chain Saw Recommendations

    Thread Starter: Rich Riddle

    I have a bit of area to clearcut and am wondering what chainsaw you folks recommend. My little Husqvarna 435 seems overwhelmed by the experience. All the green is honeysuckle and some of the trees are very large in diameter. All two acres needs to evaporate. Thanks for your thoughts and ideas. ...

    Last Post By: Tom M King Yesterday, 7:55 PM Go to last post
    Rich Riddle

    Living "Off the Grid"

    Thread Starter: Rich Riddle

    I have a friend who believes he lives "off the grid" though he does have electricity. He lacks a phone and water. Today is tax day and he hasn't filed in nearly a decade. Of course, he doesn't earn enough to file. Lives on a small "farm" where he piddles around and doesn't get much accomplished. In...

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