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  1. People who are underpaid and overpaid - add your own!

    People who are underpaid:

    The people who make commodes and sell them at a price where they can be boxed, shipped, distributed and sold at a profit for $98 at Home Depot. (If I made a ceramic...
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    I totally agree about the rim, Mike.

    I totally agree about the rim, Mike.
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    Jerry wins.

    Jerry wins.
  4. Has anyone turned Southern California Jacaranda?

    This one is Jacaranda Mimosifolia.

    A friend had one cut down and cut into log sections.
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    I know, huh Bill! Isn't it great!

    I know, huh Bill! Isn't it great!
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    OK, Thom, here is the result of a couple of your...

    OK, Thom, here is the result of a couple of your ideas. First, I kept the laminations in the step and then exiting through the top. This was no problem in regard to rim strength, though this one does...
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    "Design in Wood" Entry Level Curiosity

    I have not made it to the San Diego Fair in the last two years and can't make it this year either.

    I love the Design in Wood exhibits. I would like to work towards entering some pieces in the...
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    Let's keep this high on information and low on...

    Let's keep this high on information and low on jabs.

    So speaking of information, what kind of epoxy would you recommend for this application. All I have now is the 5-minute variety.
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    I got the urethanes from Grizzly. Checked other...

    I got the urethanes from Grizzly. Checked other sources but the current ones of the same variety lasted 5 years and there were no others that were 17" without a special order. And yes, the warm water...
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    Yup. It took a whole lot of stretching!

    Yup. It took a whole lot of stretching!
  11. I don't think the jointer is a good idea, unless...

    I don't think the jointer is a good idea, unless it was somehow held tight on a larger board.
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    Yes, my sister tried this and did very well. She...

    Yes, my sister tried this and did very well. She had students from decades of dance teaching and was doing a project getting films digitized and available. Some of the keys were her own relationships...
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    And they are on with no blood or tears and a...

    And they are on with no blood or tears and a minimum of sweat.
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    Because my Grizzly bandsaw tires just came in the...

    Because my Grizzly bandsaw tires just came in the mail, which means I can replace the ones that were so worn they kept falling off, which means I will have my bandsaw back, which means I can continue...
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    Ask me why I am so happy

    No, really, ask me.
  16. Anyone have photos from "Design in Wood" at San Diego Fair?

    I am not able to go to the San Diego / Del Mar fair this year. Has anyone taken photos of the Design in Wood exhibit, especially the turnings?
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    Mike, for the loose tenon, this looks like a time...

    Mike, for the loose tenon, this looks like a time that the bead-lock tenons would work well. Have you seen any drawbacks to these?

    Otherwise, how do you recommend cutting the mortises? I have...
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    Sorry. I have tried about 20 times to load photos...

    Sorry. I have tried about 20 times to load photos that would show the underside. Each joint consists of 2 dowels. Then there is a corner brace which had a finger joint on each side. There is one...
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    The problem is happening again. One photo loaded...

    The problem is happening again. One photo loaded and then every photo after that shows the error code:
    "Upload of file failed"

    This is the photo that loads fine. None of the others taken with the...
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    Trying to load more photos

    Trying to load more photos
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    Broken Dining - Chairs Need Bracing Ideas

    These dining chairs are 21 years old and are heavily used. We have houseguests each week who are on the hefty side (260 lbs to over 300 lbs) and play games at the table for 6 hours at a time.

    I...
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    Thanks everyone. I found a Maxi-Cut made of M2...

    Thanks everyone. I found a Maxi-Cut made of M2 steel on Lee Valley. That's the combination I was looking for. Final price with shipping $58.35 for a 1-3/4" forstner.
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    Great photos David!

    Great photos David!
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    Thom, on your second recommendation, I think that...

    Thom, on your second recommendation, I think that will work. If the holes are in the extra length the laminates will not interfere.

    Dave, I am using a Lennox Diemaster Bi-metal blade, 1/2" with 3...
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    OK, so I can be happy choosing FAMAG Bormax, Colt...

    OK, so I can be happy choosing FAMAG Bormax, Colt Maxi-Cut, and Fisch Wave-cutter.
    I can't find adequate reviews of Carbide Forstners so I am going with one of these premium brands of steel.
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