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    Look up "blichmann gloves" used commonly in...

    Look up "blichmann gloves" used commonly in breweries around the country, they're basically heavy duty versions of the kitchen gloves.
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    Oh man, I can't let the boss see these. I've had...

    Oh man, I can't let the boss see these. I've had something like this on my plate for ~a year~ but the ones I was thinking of weren't nearly as nice as these. If she see's them I'll never hear the...
  3. Thread: Bed Build

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    Hard to argue with success, and seems fairly...

    Hard to argue with success, and seems fairly unlikely that more than one person would sit on the end of it given its a single bed.
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    I might say its somewhat over designed given its...

    I might say its somewhat over designed given its simplicity, but delightfully so :D Nicely done indeed.The joinery on the leg dovetails is particularly attractive.


    Looking at the finished...
  5. Firewood and fire starter for friends (and for...

    Firewood and fire starter for friends (and for the fire pit to a lesser extent).

    The green shavings from "safer" woods end up as mulch on the flower beds.

    Recently found a potter who does pit...
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    Sounds like good progress anyway :D Will...

    Sounds like good progress anyway :D Will certainly be interested to hear how it all works out. Especially if the grease ends up being sufficient.
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    Poll: I agree pools are like boats, they're awfully...

    I agree pools are like boats, they're awfully nice when you can go use a friends....
  8. I dunno, I think you'd have to turn at least one...

    I dunno, I think you'd have to turn at least one just because of the oddity factor :D

    Maybe both a giant oversized pen and a regular sized one just for fun ;)
  9. Here's the Nova spur center:...

    Here's the Nova spur center: http://www.teknatool.com/products/Chuck_Accessories/SpurCenter.htm
    and the Big Bite: https://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/p/106/1113/Oneway-Big-Bite-Chuck-Spur
    I've used...
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    Straight up guessing here but its possible that...

    Straight up guessing here but its possible that its part of a spindle lock (assuming its on the headstock spindle)? I'd pick out the sawdust with a dental pick and see what's inside :D
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    My naive understanding was grease for ~200rpm and...

    My naive understanding was grease for ~200rpm and less and oilers for more (usually anyway). The question here is if the grease cup was original or if someone somewhere along the way got tired of it...
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    Technically the cup is a grease cup (screw cap)...

    Technically the cup is a grease cup (screw cap) but its not what's supposed to be there, Doug is right that it should be an oiler setup not grease - google search for "babbitt lube" to get some...
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    Some possible downsides: It will settle,...

    Some possible downsides:

    It will settle, perhaps substantially as the wood decomposes and compacts. This will be ongoing over some number of years. Odds are good that the settling will be uneven...
  14. Thread: coffee mug

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    Not exactly the same but overlapping enough that...

    Not exactly the same but overlapping enough that it seems relevant - search for "kuksa carving". The Kuksa is a traditional carved wooden cup from Finland.
    ...
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    Heh, have you looked at Amazons financials...

    Heh, have you looked at Amazons financials lately?

    Anyone else feel like they're back in the 90's again?
  16. You may well be correct.. “Tesla will not...

    You may well be correct..
    “Tesla will not initiate patent lawsuits against anyone who, in good faith, wants to use our technology,” Musk wrote in a post entitled “All Our Patent Are Belong to...
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    More recently: http://www.forbes.com/sites/investor/2014/06/13/tesla-giving-away-its-patents-makes-sense/
    Lines up somewhat with Mike's comment on making things the de-facto standard.
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    Not to badly, mine is borg "white wood" which is...

    Not to badly, mine is borg "white wood" which is not as nice as pine and it hasn't been a real problem to speak of. The edges have rounded over a smidge but seem to have mostly stabilized at some...
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    I see someone has done a bit of construction :D ...

    I see someone has done a bit of construction :D This does indeed work remarkably well and is the way I'd go as well given the material and use.

    Somewhere not to far behind would be using a...
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    I've been leaving them, but hollowing the inside...

    I've been leaving them, but hollowing the inside of the tenon out a smidge under the theory than it helps relieve the stress. No idea if its the right thing or not, but my success rate has been more...
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    This is interesting/concerning for the craft as a...

    This is interesting/concerning for the craft as a whole. A lot of the furniture maker folks I've talked to say things like "yes I love making furniture but cabinets are what put the bread on the...
  22. Not sure if the free shipping applies to the...

    Not sure if the free shipping applies to the Virgin Islands though - you'd want to triple check that!
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    Yeah, I was rather surprised at that myself. I...

    Yeah, I was rather surprised at that myself. I only give them away and over somewhere around 12-14" most people don't seem to even want them for free if they're given a choice of that or a smaller...
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    Mike, the 1640 is 40" between centers and you can...

    Mike, the 1640 is 40" between centers and you can optionally add a 24" bed extension for another $360 to allow up to 60" (or so)...
  25. +1 to this, easy to make, fantastically stable...

    +1 to this, easy to make, fantastically stable (its wider than the saw so better than the saw alone unless you bolted it down) and easy to use/lock in place. I used BORG tubing which was only twenty...
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