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  1. Thread: Chatswood NSW

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    N.S.W. Is this still available?

    Is this still available?
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    The answer to almost every bandsaw problem ever...

    The answer to almost every bandsaw problem ever is in this video. However, you have to do everything in the video. It's a system. You can't do just part of it and expect good results. If you have the...
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    VICTORIA Sounds very fair to me James. Send me your bank...

    Sounds very fair to me James. Send me your bank account details and the exact amount and I will transfer funds and give you my postal address.:2tsup:
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    QUEENSLAND 10mm x 14TPI? Are these actually meant for...

    10mm x 14TPI?

    Are these actually meant for woodworking?

    Looks more like the specs of a blade for soft metals or plastics?
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    VICTORIA I will take 1 7 and 8 subject to freight not...

    I will take 1 7 and 8 subject to freight not being excessive
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    I think you have more of a chance in getting NASA...

    I think you have more of a chance in getting NASA to do it than you have of me relocating the mill to Ballarat :roll: :no:
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    If it was metal, I would drill the hole first,...

    If it was metal, I would drill the hole first, then insert a pin the same size as the hole, then use the vise on the milling machine in conjunction with parallels and an engineers square to...
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    The Pope Meets Jesus in Heaven

    The Pope arrives in heaven, where St. Peter awaits him. St. Peter asks who he is.
    The Pope: "I am the pope."
    St. Peter: "Who? There's no such name in my book."
    The Pope: "I'm the representative of...
  9. Those who are growing it hydroponically in their...

    Those who are growing it hydroponically in their garage will be doing alright for a while.
  10. Brett, I think you might be overestimating the...

    Brett, I think you might be overestimating the average person's ability to read a topographical map.In 20 years of Army service I did not find many soldiers who were very good at that. When I got out...
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    VICTORIA These look identical to the ones you already sold...

    These look identical to the ones you already sold in this thread Stanley - planer blades - various sizes.

    If you want to multi-list maybe you should mark them all off when one listing sells :doh:
  12. The radio this morning reported that Melbourne...

    The radio this morning reported that Melbourne had the worst air quality for any major city in the world today due to the smoke from the Gippsland fires.

    I had to go to a medical appointment this...
  13. Something does not have to be a "silver bullet"...

    Something does not have to be a "silver bullet" to contribute to a favorable outcome. Further back in the thread someone said water bombing aircraft are not a silver bullet either. Fireys on the...
  14. If the authorities have not been advertising...

    If the authorities have not been advertising backburning activities, and I have never heard any advanced publicity for them, then it may be because if people who oppose them got advanced warning they...
  15. Hopefully after this round of fires people might...

    Hopefully after this round of fires people might learn to appreciate the need to do a controlled burn - cultural or otherwise. In future it would be good if people appreciate the work being done to...
  16. Well, yes, it would have to be considered as part...

    Well, yes, it would have to be considered as part of the whole overall environmental system. There has to be a balance which means that there must be enough bushland and it must be sustainable and...
  17. It may well be just the thing we need. We don't...

    It may well be just the thing we need. We don't have to throw away everything in the past to move on to a prosperous future. All I was saying is we need to go with what works and change what doesn't....
  18. Much as many would like to deny it, humans are an...

    Much as many would like to deny it, humans are an integral part of the environment. Always have been, always will be as long as there are people on the Earth. Clear Out makes the excellent point that...
  19. How about an addition of half an inch of rain...

    How about an addition of half an inch of rain every night between 2 and 3am and sunshine all day? Plenty of water and minimal inconvenience to anyone
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    I was going to use 1/2" ply (for the same reasons...

    I was going to use 1/2" ply (for the same reasons you were thinking of it too) which would have matched the bottom of the tool tray.

    My Tassie oak is not T&G so I might just leave the gaps or I...
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    Kuffy, I really like the look of that shelf. I...

    Kuffy, I really like the look of that shelf.

    I am now seriously considering changing my plans for the shelf under my bench.

    I have a heap of shorts of Tassie Oak that I reckon would look great...
  22. "Teething problems" :D is a bit of an...

    "Teething problems" :D is a bit of an understatement, but I suppose that's what you meant by adding the smilie.

    Boosting up the entire national power grid to handle the increase and concurrently...
  23. The trouble with electric cars is not the...

    The trouble with electric cars is not the technology of the vehicles themselves. It is in generating and distributing the required electricity to where the vehicles are garaged so that they can be...
  24. Putting my own personal opinions aside to look at...

    Putting my own personal opinions aside to look at this from a purely logical point of view, there are really two ways to look at this:

    1. Newscorp is telling the truth, or

    2. Newscorp is...
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    Yeah, I have people that I can't leave hangin'...

    Yeah, I have people that I can't leave hangin' either. But mine tend to stall bench building progress.

    My step-daughter and her daughter just hit me up to help them make a top for their fish tank,...
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    Watch out Kuffy - you are getting into dangerous...

    Watch out Kuffy - you are getting into dangerous territory.

    Base complete with top sitting on it nicely, holdfast holes in place.

    NOW you can use it as a workbench, not fully featured of course...
  27. I cannot say for sure how it is now, but back in...

    I cannot say for sure how it is now, but back in the day ...

    When I was in the Army all they had to do was ask. State governments, local councils and even individuals could ask for assistance.
    ...
  28. I will put my hand up for that in light of the...

    I will put my hand up for that in light of the current alternatives. We don't really have much choice right now do we?
  29. Thread: Summer nats

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    They probably don't like what you spend your...

    They probably don't like what you spend your money on either, but what gives either side the right to claim that they are right and the other side is wrong? Last time I looked Australia was still a...
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    VICTORIA I saw these pieces when I visited Sapherion...

    I saw these pieces when I visited Sapherion yesterday - the photos have not captured their true beauty.
  31. VICTORIA I sent Brandon (Sapherion) a PM as he suggested....

    I sent Brandon (Sapherion) a PM as he suggested. Beefwood is my 5-year-old grandson's favorite timber and it is not often available.

    Brandon said he was bringing in more of this from storage to...
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    Happy New Year everyone. I felt I had to a...

    Happy New Year everyone.

    I felt I had to a little "something" to the bench today, just to start off the new year/decade on the right foot. (Yes, I know the new decade isn't really until next year...
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    Hi Kuffy and Happy New Year. I am really...

    Hi Kuffy and Happy New Year.

    I am really enjoying your build, loved the youtube video. You really present well on video.

    I had better get a move on or you might finish your bench before I...
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    He didn't say they were in government; he just...

    He didn't say they were in government; he just said they are a useless party. It's possible to be useless in government and in opposition.
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    As a matter of fact, Tony,back in October I WAS...

    As a matter of fact, Tony,back in October I WAS flat on my back in a hospital bed on intravenous antibiotics. After release from hospital I could hardly walk and could not drive the car for a full...
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    Now I have trestles completed and the top all...

    Now I have trestles completed and the top all laminated together apart from one glue joint between the doghole row assembly and the long section of he bench top. End-cap joinery is done as far as I...
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    I will call it a win :cool: There's the...

    I will call it a win :cool:

    There's the tiniest step between the two components. Too small to measure but just detectable with the fingertips.

    It will be easily fixed with a jointer plane when...
  38. VICTORIA What if I bid $140? I'm not going to but while...

    What if I bid $140?

    I'm not going to but while we are running hypotheticals? :rolleyes:
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    You'll get it in the post next week ...

    You'll get it in the post next week :banghead::banghead::banghead::banghead::banghead:
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    Well looking at who has been elected in the past...

    Well looking at who has been elected in the past 20 years or so, there's a lot of idiots on the electoral rolls.

    If you can get ALL the idiots to vote for you you can win it easy.
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    One step closer. Today I glued the two...

    One step closer.

    Today I glued the two components of the dog hole row together.

    It looks like a simple glue-up - just two parts and they are basically both flat, even though one side has the...
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    VICTORIA If you hadn't cut it all up into little bits I...

    If you hadn't cut it all up into little bits I might have been interested. :U:roll:
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    I have a couple of the longest Woodpeckers...

    I have a couple of the longest Woodpeckers straight edges and they do very well. But as you say, the exchange rate and postage kill it for them now. I got mine as one-time tools with imperial and...
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    My Christmas Project

    Hi everyone.

    I completed this years Christmas project last night.

    I made it out of old pallets.

    Isn't it great?
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    Rustunail, Im pleased the firies were able to...

    Rustunail, Im pleased the firies were able to save three of your sheds and your house. It must have been a huge relief when you saw that the truck was crewed by firies and not Scott Morrison and a...
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    N.S.W. Thanks for hunting that up, Dallas. It was good...

    Thanks for hunting that up, Dallas. It was good to go back and revisit that build.

    Two and a half years later I am still happy with it as originally installed.

    In fact I still haven't taken...
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    Then I guess this is not your van, Hugh?...

    Then I guess this is not your van, Hugh? :rolleyes:

    466018
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    N.S.W. I did a WIP thread on fitting one of these to a...

    I did a WIP thread on fitting one of these to a Carbatec 15 inch thicky a few years back if that is of assistance to the buyer. I couldn't find it on a quick search but might be worth a little time...
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    Pretty much the point I was making :rolleyes:...

    Pretty much the point I was making :rolleyes: :roll:
  50. I had a son-in-law who was a tool. The number of...

    I had a son-in-law who was a tool. The number of times I had to rescue him ... :C :doh: :roll:
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