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    BEWARE of children with tools !!! In the late...

    BEWARE of children with tools !!!

    In the late 1970's a friend of mine left a 1/2" / 9/16" open end wrench on his back porch. The next day when he got home from work his two sons had totally...
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    I use a set of Lansky sharpening stones...

    I use a set of Lansky sharpening stones to sharpen knives which probably makes me an antique this day and time. I bought the 5 stone Lanky sharpening set in 1984 while I was working in upstate NY, it...
  3. I have owned and used both the 6 by 48 belt/disk...

    I have owned and used both the 6 by 48 belt/disk sander combination and a couple of edge sanders in my shop over the years. My first edge sander, although it was a very low quality machine, was an...
  4. Interesting, I have never had an interview before...

    Interesting, I have never had an interview before I filled out an application and I worked in management most of my life. I worked for very large companies for the most part......Newport News...
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    Cindy, If you are only making a few new plates...

    Cindy,

    If you are only making a few new plates you can buy a hand punch from Harbor Freight rather than drilling the holes in thin metal. You will still have to punch several holes for the slots...
  6. Kent, PM sent

    Kent,

    PM sent
  7. Most of the time you are required to fill out an...

    Most of the time you are required to fill out an application before you are called for an interview. You are always required to provide the date that you graduated from high school, college, etc....
  8. The answer is 40 Miles Per Hour :)

    The answer is 40 Miles Per Hour :)
  9. Think about how much money it cost to send the...

    Think about how much money it cost to send the young lady in the video to school for twelve years of public school. She may have graduated but the system failed her, its a very sad situation.

    Lets...
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    Nice gloat Shawn. I never pass up the chance...

    Nice gloat Shawn.

    I never pass up the chance to grab free glass. Its great for laser engraving projects. I salvaged most of the one hundred year old lead glass from the windows in our house when...
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    Jim Creech used to build strip canoes from...

    Jim Creech used to build strip canoes from Western Red Cedar many years ago. Maybe he has some pictures to share.
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    Phil, when you cross the Coleman Bridge from...

    Phil, when you cross the Coleman Bridge from Yorktown into Gloucester County Virginia the temperature drops 5 degrees and the crime rate drops 80%. I enjoy living in a rural area even though I grew...
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    I lived in Oswego NY for two Winters about three...

    I lived in Oswego NY for two Winters about three blocks from the edge of lake Ontario in the mid 1980's. The annual snowfall at that time was 326" per year. I saw so many mailboxes destroyed I...
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    Gentlemen, I just removed several posts...

    Gentlemen,

    I just removed several posts concerning ad blocking software.

    Please do me a favor and refrain from discussing ad blocker software here at The Creek. The majority of our funding...
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    Move to the country, its a simple task for a...

    Move to the country, its a simple task for a tractor with a front end loader.

    BTW you cannot reinforce your mailbox beyond what is considered reasonable and customary. Several court cases in the...
  16. We have exceptional teachers who know their job...

    We have exceptional teachers who know their job and are anxious to teach students from coast to coast. What we don't have is competent school administrators that will defend the system from those who...
  17. Dan, My wife is a teacher at our local high...

    Dan,

    My wife is a teacher at our local high school and the schools in or area stopped teaching cursive writing a long time ago so we have high school grads who have no signature. I expect some of...
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    There is a significant number of Ladies who are...

    There is a significant number of Ladies who are Members here.
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    You don't need your cyclone, filters or bags....

    You don't need your cyclone, filters or bags. Build an outside box and connect the DC pump outlet to the box. A 400 gallon box or larger works well.

    With the exception of extreame Winter weather...
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    Its my understanding that there are two quality...

    Its my understanding that there are two quality levels of Jacobs chucks. I expect that is why you often see two very different prices.
  21. Thread: Felder

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    Christopher, Possibly your problems are with...

    Christopher,

    Possibly your problems are with the salesman and not the company. My experience with Felder has been a pleasure from the salesman I worked with, the guy who loaded my band saw and...
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    You can also send a company or personal check via...

    You can also send a company or personal check via postal mail to the address above.
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    Possessing a 2 dollar bill was considered to be...

    Possessing a 2 dollar bill was considered to be bad luck by my parents generation which is another reason they did not survive in circulation. Neither my Mother or my Father would ever accept a 2...
  24. Since the interviewer has the power to hire a...

    Since the interviewer has the power to hire a candidate or not I believe that what they think is the most important part of the equation. At my age if I was interviewing someone for a position in my...
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    I believe the file size limitation for gifs is...

    I believe the file size limitation for gifs is 107k.
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