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    That sounds feasible. It does have that...

    That sounds feasible. It does have that Indonesian/Bali style.

    So what can I do with it I wonder...
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    Another impossible wotisit...

    Found this on my nature strip this afternoon. Some sort of bench seat I guess. Thick and heavy.
    First thought pine, but I think it too heavy for that. 99.9% sure it is solid.
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    Open task manager, check performance of CPU,...

    Open task manager, check performance of CPU, memory, disk to see if any are showing high - say greater than 50%
    If there is, sort the task list by that and see what is at the top.

    Does pse...
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    Ten grams
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    Hi crocy A quick question if you don't mind. ...

    Hi crocy
    A quick question if you don't mind.
    I think you said one of the pieces of timber you kindly offered was suitable for the box lid.
    I assume it is the first picture here, not the second...
  8. I saw today that timbecon (I think) had upper and...

    I saw today that timbecon (I think) had upper and lower guides complete assembly for $105.
    But as others have said, your's look redeemable.
    My almost identical saw has rubbing blocks top and...
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    I would think that you'd want something with a...

    I would think that you'd want something with a gloss finish to make it easier for the wood to slide over.
    I don't think it needs to be oil varnish, but not sure what is compatible with the oil.
  10. Thread: Pretty flowers

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    Pretty flowers

    From my garden. Dahlias. 489478489479
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  12. If you need shorter lengths for parts of your...

    If you need shorter lengths for parts of your box, you may be able to cut sections that are short enough that the twist in each is manageable.

    No idea if soaking and weighting would help. ...
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    SOLD: Wish I was in qld...

    Wish I was in qld...
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    :no: What I was starting to fear... Just too...

    :no:
    What I was starting to fear...
    Just too straight.
    Think I'll need to go back to 120, 180 just wasn't making any difference.
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    Also, as I sand, I am finding these lines through...

    Also, as I sand, I am finding these lines through the wood.
    I thought at first they were scratches from the original thicknessing, but I don't seem to be able to remove them. Is this a grain feature...
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    Started...

    Well, I've made a start. Sides cut to length, squared, even made a shooting board. (and got my plane sharp...)

    I'm going to do dovetail corners using gifkins jig.
    I had a think and realised I can...
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    Tall ships
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    Sticky: Quick march

    Quick march
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    Smokescreen
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    If it was me... Make up a trough with any old...

    If it was me...
    Make up a trough with any old boards, line with plastic and soak. Support the ends, With a a weight on the middle to overbend.
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    Bbq-ed
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    So, what lumber is turned into veneer to make...

    So, what lumber is turned into veneer to make lvl? Presumably a rotary veneer.
  25. Thread: Capacitor Code

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    Easier to see with an analogue meter but you...

    Easier to see with an analogue meter but you should see a brief flick of the needle or low resistance as it charges up.
    But leaking or bulging is bad regardless of correct measurement.
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    Can't see the photos? G'day steve, welcome to...

    Can't see the photos?
    G'day steve, welcome to the forum. Great to see you here.
    Russell (Hiscock).
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    Sticky: 2018 2019 The year that shall not be named ...

    2018
    2019
    The year that shall not be named
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  29. Thread: Another ukelele

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    Er... Um... It's on the list... With luck...

    Er... Um... It's on the list...

    With luck we'll make some progress over the next couple of weeks...
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    Sticky: Toilet paper

    Toilet paper
  32. My current go-to approach is to play some music...

    My current go-to approach is to play some music and add a voice over every 10 seconds, 'your call is important to us, please hold the line'.

    My next will be 'thank you for calling, as per your...
  33. I thought that piano style was achieved by lots...

    I thought that piano style was achieved by lots of coats of lacquer, rubbing back between coats.
    Of course I could be wrong...
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    Must admit I'm having trouble visualising this.if...

    Must admit I'm having trouble visualising this.if it is really black, and smooth, how would you see the grain? I guess maybe very subtle shadings of black? Sorry can't help with a finish to go over...
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    I usually do a perimeter of 8x2 Tp sleepers,...

    I usually do a perimeter of 8x2 Tp sleepers, posts driven into the ground on a corner or 3 (eg, star Pickets), sit the shed on top and screw down onto the sleepers.
    Gets an extra 200 headroom, plus...
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    What about starting with a straight routed...

    What about starting with a straight routed groove. It could get progressively deeper if you angled the block.
    Then make it wider by hand.
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    Outlaw
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    Should be fine. If you are concerned, see if you...

    Should be fine. If you are concerned, see if you can have a look with a little mirror and torch. But I'd be pretty confident.
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    I guess 'a noose' is the wrong answer then? I...

    I guess 'a noose' is the wrong answer then?
    I used that punched strap stuff.
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    A sharp knife and trim?
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    No help to op, but my dab+ cuts out when I close...

    No help to op, but my dab+ cuts out when I close the wardrobe mirror door...

    (I suspect it moves to act as an out of phase reflector..)
    Radio is a black art. (spoken as a former communication...
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    I'd like to put my hand up please... I've long...

    I'd like to put my hand up please...

    I've long planned to make a box, even got a gifkins jig, but ive just never quite got to starting, and now I have a daughter who is getting keen on woodworking...
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    SOLD: Yep, I can organise pick up. Please see pm

    Yep, I can organise pick up.
    Please see pm
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    SOLD: I'll take it, assuming a friend can pick it up...

    I'll take it, assuming a friend can pick it up for me.
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