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    You may have to look at sites such as Alibaba and...

    You may have to look at sites such as Alibaba and similar Chinese websites. Cheap does not equate to quality, but sometimes you can get lucky...:D
  2. Thread: Hinge Screws

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    Hinge Screws

    Hi All,

    I have decided to take the plunge and make a jewellery box, or two. Having never done one before, it is very interesting to say the least.

    Managed to score some Andrew Crawford hinges,...
  3. Thread: A few free logs

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    ‚Äč And donít forget the free samples! :D

    ‚Äč

    And donít forget the free samples! :D
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    Looks like some mulga I have.

    Looks like some mulga I have.
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    I think you have answered your...

    I think you have answered your question....:rolleyes:
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    From what I read, you are very wise to question...

    From what I read, you are very wise to question this injection.
  7. Interested in the Polish saw, if you have any...

    Interested in the Polish saw, if you have any pictures of it. :roll:
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    NEW DRAW I’m in

    I’m in
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    Don't feel bad Evan, itís an unknown quantity,...

    Don't feel bad Evan, itís an unknown quantity, and the only thing I am sure of is that the old established rules of the financial/economic sectors are crumbling.

    Blockchain technology is here to...
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    Up to ~A$83,100 now. Not sure where it will...

    Up to ~A$83,100 now.

    Not sure where it will end, or for how long, but it appears to have legs!
  11. Thread: Jarrah finish

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    LGS is no longer on the forum. My understanding...

    LGS is no longer on the forum. My understanding is that he passed away recently.
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    I don’t know what it is, but it looks heavily...

    I don’t know what it is, but it looks heavily spalted, which may explain its light weight.
  13. As someone who (losely) identifies as a...

    As someone who (losely) identifies as a Gale/Celt, I would be more inclined to agree with lyricnz on the Maori influence.
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    Hi Peter, A question from the uninformed if I...

    Hi Peter,

    A question from the uninformed if I may.

    Is the Mineral Turps that you use the cheapest Bunnings type or the more expensive Pure Gum Turpentine?

    George
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    Thank you all, it really is touching that we...

    Thank you all, it really is touching that we collectively have such a nice and helpful group.

    I do like the Japanese influence bench, but it is not what I was after. And some of the other designs...
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    Hi Col, I know this is a very old thread, but...

    Hi Col,

    I know this is a very old thread, but if you still have the article on the bench seat and don’t mind, I would like a copy if possible. SWMBO is after a bench seat, and good designs are...
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    English Garden Bench Plans Wanted

    Hi All,

    SWMBO has requested that I build a garden bench to sit on when watching the Grandchildren. I did have a plan for an upmarket bench (not Lutyens which is too complicated for me) from a few...
  18. Thread: Fake suede???

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    A month on, how did the dummy run with the faux...

    A month on, how did the dummy run with the faux suede go? Inquiring minds etc....:D
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    And so it continues, ~A$64,300.

    And so it continues, ~A$64,300.
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    Why can’t you use it for chopping boards? if...

    Why can’t you use it for chopping boards?

    if it is just because of the silica content, just resharpen the knives more often. Alternately, a Charcuterie Board springs to mind.
  21. I have been reliably informed that a mixture of...

    I have been reliably informed that a mixture of Tomcat rat poison blocks (crushed) and mixed with jam. You will need a lot as they gobble it down very quickly - two days later all gone. Probably 100+.
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    VicAsh would be my go to wood for this.

    VicAsh would be my go to wood for this.
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    Ha Ha, good point (my covers are plywood). :wink:

    Ha Ha, good point (my covers are plywood). :wink:
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    I just put the hive mat directly on the frames...

    I just put the hive mat directly on the frames without any clearance. Been doing it this way for more than 20 years without any major drama.
  25. Thread: Short story

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    When I lived in Scotland, many years ago, it was...

    When I lived in Scotland, many years ago, it was normal practice to sell granite/stone eggs to American tourists as haggis eggs.

    Always sold out, regardless of price, and couldnít keep up with...
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    Great job Pete. Certainly is a Rolls Royce setup....

    Great job Pete. Certainly is a Rolls Royce setup. :2tsup:

    If I can make a suggestion, put wheels on it. It will make a difference when/if you have to move it.

    Can I ask how many frames can be...
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    A rotisserie motor from a domestic (2nd hand...

    A rotisserie motor from a domestic (2nd hand oven) will turn a ~2kg lump of meat for hours.
  28. Thread: "Nautilus"

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    What can I say - stunning. :2tsup::2tsup:

    What can I say - stunning. :2tsup::2tsup:
  29. Thread: Covid Vaccines

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    Thatís the plan. Unfortunately, a lot of people...

    Thatís the plan. Unfortunately, a lot of people cannot have the shot due to health issues, and will be affected.
  30. Thread: Good news

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    What are the ones that you are using Paul?

    What are the ones that you are using Paul?
  31. Thread: Good news

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    Coming from a base of ignorance when it comes to...

    Coming from a base of ignorance when it comes to box hinges.

    How does Brusso compare to Ian Hawthorns and Andrew Crawfordís offerings?

    George
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    Merbau.

    Merbau.
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    Fantastic! :2tsup: Where do you get the plans...

    Fantastic! :2tsup:

    Where do you get the plans for this?
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    Donít think itís walnut.

    Donít think itís walnut.
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    Itís on a tear A$52,600.

    Itís on a tear A$52,600.
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    Currently at circa A$47,500. It must be...

    Currently at circa A$47,500.

    It must be related to the insecurity of the USA elections.....
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    Big Green Shed perhaps? (Just guessing)

    Big Green Shed perhaps? (Just guessing)
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    Currently at ~A$42,400.

    Currently at ~A$42,400.
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    Apparently, Bitcoin is recognised as a legitimate...

    Apparently, Bitcoin is recognised as a legitimate alternate currency....

    Currently at ~A$37,700
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    Our woodwork club has the older version with a...

    Our woodwork club has the older version with a spiral cutter head. It gets abused with a lot of timber being processed- and yet it keeps going!

    Not sure what the new model is like, but if I needed...
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    For those interested, currently at ~A$32600.

    For those interested, currently at ~A$32600.
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    Welcome.

    Welcome.
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED Iím in

    Iím in
  44. Thread: Nail origins???

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    I retrieved some timber from a bench seat...

    I retrieved some timber from a bench seat courtesy of the Kempsey Showgrounds NSW in March this year. It also had square headed nails.

    The research that I did lead me to believe that the timber...
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    Unfortunately no access to a pressure pot. And I...

    Unfortunately no access to a pressure pot. And I canít justify the investment for a once or twice a year usage...
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    For those interested, the middle slice of timber...

    For those interested, the middle slice of timber is the natural wood unmolested.

    The darker timber has been treated with the HEMPEL marine sealer and the timber half coated was treated with CA. I...
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    Apologies for not putting any words to the...

    Apologies for not putting any words to the picture above, but I am operating remotely and cannot do the picture attachment thing solely from my mobile. :~

    Tried a HEMPEL sealer 599 2 pack marine...
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    486469

    486469
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    Never thought of CA. Can I just use the Bunnings...

    Never thought of CA. Can I just use the Bunnings cheap CA, or should I lash out on the better stuff?
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    Definitely too punky to leave as it is.

    Definitely too punky to leave as it is.
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