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  1. Lincoln Sentry Wilson & Bradley believe it or...

    Lincoln Sentry
    Wilson & Bradley
    believe it or not- bunnings.
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    Why? Why did you change the washers? Maybe put...

    Why? Why did you change the washers? Maybe put the washers back in and then get that working and establish what is different?
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    EXACTLY! The bloody things should make the tea...

    EXACTLY! The bloody things should make the tea as well, price of them.
  4. Blum undermount are the best. They just work.

    Blum undermount are the best. They just work.
  5. I’m subscribing to this thread as I am perusing a...

    I’m subscribing to this thread as I am perusing a similar idea in my workspace at Somersby.
  6. Just buy a Triton, they are very popular.

    Just buy a Triton, they are very popular.
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    Vicmarc lathe and gear

    VICMAC woodturning lathe | Power Tools | Gumtree Australia Lake Macquarie Area - Cardiff | 1250602210
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    Does the vanity basin have an overflow outlet?...

    Does the vanity basin have an overflow outlet? Check that it’s connected correctly, see them not hooked up before.
  9. Thread: Aquarama

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    Beautiful

    It looks really,really good, well done.
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    Zenith are Sheeit. We never buy them.

    Zenith are Sheeit. We never buy them.
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    One waste is siphoning the seal out of one of the...

    One waste is siphoning the seal out of one of the other traps, seen it heaps of times.
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    Welcome to the club.

    Welcome to the club.
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    Nice panel saw

    Table Saw with Dust Collector | Power Tools | Gumtree Australia Dubbo Area - Minore | 1250870842
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    Nice little combination machine

    Mini Max Lab 30 combination woodworking machine | Power Tools | Gumtree Australia Blue Mountains - Katoomba | 1251066972
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    Go to a sheet metal shop with a good drawing with...

    Go to a sheet metal shop with a good drawing with measurements, they’ll knock one up easy.
  16. I use 12mm hex head coach screws with a washer...

    I use 12mm hex head coach screws with a washer from underneath, no hole through the top to let water in.
  17. And how many Aussie dollars would you want in...

    And how many Aussie dollars would you want in exchange for all these? I presume you’re trying to sell them.
  18. They’re a great saw, for what it costs, plus a...

    They’re a great saw, for what it costs, plus a new set of tyres and a band, a couple of weekends of elbow grease, you’ll have a saw that will outlive you and do all you need. Go for it.
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    I’ve been thinking about this machine, have you...

    I’ve been thinking about this machine, have you measured the width between the dovetails at the top and the bottom? To see if they are parallel? I remember one machine I worked on once they were not...
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    N.S.W. Woodfast 10” jointer

    Beautiful not so old machine,250 wide three knife head, 3 phase about 2.5 hp. Has original cast fence and original guards, good dust collection transition to 4”. Ex-Tafe machine with very low...
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    If you’re spreading the glue with a 5 mm notched...

    If you’re spreading the glue with a 5 mm notched trowel it will grab quicker than you can put weight on it, all I’ve ever used to hold it down is gravity. For knocking it together I made some blocks...
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    Impressive but not my style, Not enough room for...

    Impressive but not my style, Not enough room for the work I produce. And seriously, Three bandsaws? Most of the machines could only have a 3 foot stick worked through them just not enough space...
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    The old man had one, but it didn’t get used much...

    The old man had one, but it didn’t get used much it was just too big and powerful, he thought it was unsafe, he preferred the 2 hp Black and Decker ones, they got flogged for many many years. It...
  24. Maybe just ask the question here? Plenty of...

    Maybe just ask the question here? Plenty of knowledgeable people read the forum, lots of machine fixers here (me being one). Photos are a great help too.
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    Welcome.

    Welcome.
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    It’s just steel, take it to a handy engineer they...

    It’s just steel, take it to a handy engineer they should be able to straighten it
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    First time I’ve looked, pretty damn impressive.

    First time I’ve looked, pretty damn impressive.
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    . Diamond Holesaw, same as for cutting tiles....

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    Diamond Holesaw, same as for cutting tiles. Don’t run it too fast
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    Cut it with a diamond blade.

    Cut it with a diamond blade.
  30. Maybe do it in stages, three boards at a time,...

    Maybe do it in stages, three boards at a time, don’t over tighten.
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    It could be any type of hardwood, but I know the...

    It could be any type of hardwood, but I know the price list is big, keep scrolling through it. 90x35 is common, I think merbau is mostly 45 thick. I used New Guinea Rosewood for my new bench, it came...
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    Nice work bob, well done.

    Nice work bob, well done.
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    Second vote to the Rikon, I’m mightily impressed...

    Second vote to the Rikon, I’m mightily impressed with mine.
  34. If the sheets are off, why not just replace...

    If the sheets are off, why not just replace them?, new sheets are only going to be around$190. Job done.
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    This comment wins “Comment of the year”. :2tsup:

    This comment wins “Comment of the year”. :2tsup:
  36. Get the one with the most powerful motor. You’ll...

    Get the one with the most powerful motor. You’ll need every pony if you’re dressing stuff 12” wide.
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    my first advice is don’t go to Bunnings, their...

    my first advice is don’t go to Bunnings, their timber is Scheeit. Got to a reputable builder’s hardware ,like North Shore Timber or the like. Secondly, pine framing timber as you have bought is for...
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    Epoxy resin

    Epoxy resin
  39. Thread: Aquarama

    by riverbuilder
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    It looks a good job but I do think it’s...

    It looks a good job but I do think it’s detracting from the timber boat tradition. I can’t remember ever seeing one except on barges that work logs around sawmills on American lakes. But, for a first...
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    Vote also for American Cherry.

    Vote also for American Cherry.
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    Look at Lincoln Sentry site or Nover.

    Look at Lincoln Sentry site or Nover.
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    I buy mine from Graham McDonald services, they do...

    I buy mine from Graham McDonald services, they do online orders, best quality.

    Files
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    Yes, I get veneers pressed onto all sorts of...

    Yes, I get veneers pressed onto all sorts of different boards all the time. I use a company called Processed Forest Products here in Sydney, but I think Brims has an outlet in Melbourne, they are...
  44. Up,up and away.

    Up,up and away.
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    Just drill a hole through the mortar between the...

    Just drill a hole through the mortar between the bricks push the cable through, put the plug on. Easy to patch the mortar up when vacating. Selleys sell different colours tubes of goo to patch...
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    They are a great machine, we had ours for 40...

    They are a great machine, we had ours for 40 years, sold it and wished I didn’t really, but it wasn’t getting used, and now, of course, I could use it every day. Well done on the resurrection :2tsup:
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    That collection of handsaws is just outrageous.:U

    That collection of handsaws is just outrageous.:U
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    Old gear

    It’s threads and discussions like this that make me realise why the old man always avoided buying stuff new, he’d scour the trading post and secondhand machine dealers for what he was after,...
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    Use epoxy and wipe over and etch all surfaces...

    Use epoxy and wipe over and etch all surfaces with acetone before you glue up. Doesn’t matter which timber you use.
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    Im pretty sure a previous reply from someone...

    Im pretty sure a previous reply from someone suggested this very exact same and sure fire method to fix this issue. This is the best and would be the only way I, as a licensed builder, would make it...
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