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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...

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    Jacob Lundmark

    Looking for a jointer.

    Thread Starter: Jacob Lundmark

    Hello everyone, I am in the market for a jointer. I am just beginning in my woodworking journey and I was wondering if you had any thoughts on the following. 1. I am leaning 6" for both space and cost. I will be building furniture from entertainment centers to dressers and also dabble in...

    Last Post By: Rich Riddle Today, 10:48 AM Go to last post
    Rich Engelhardt

    Who remembers 3.2%?

    Thread Starter: Rich Engelhardt

    My brother just sent me an email congratulating the Cavs for breaking the 52 year slump. He mentioned being in a bar in 1964, drinking 3.2% Stroh's beer watching the Browns win the football title.(pre-Super Bowl) Got me thinking about how things get turned around :D. Back when I was 18, and...

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