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    NEW DRAW I'm in

    I'm in
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    Opteco, circular saw blades suppliers, may have...

    Opteco, circular saw blades suppliers, may have what you need ?

    Cheers,
    Yvan
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    Thanks Doug. As I said, too blooming...

    Thanks Doug.

    As I said, too blooming impatient....

    Cheers,
    Yvan
  4. NeilS, Maybe a thread in the "Nothing to do...

    NeilS,

    Maybe a thread in the "Nothing to do with It At All" sub-forum would do the trick?

    Happy warm winter days!!!!

    Cheers,
    Yvan
  5. NeilS, We've had the Pyroclassic since 2013 and...

    NeilS,
    We've had the Pyroclassic since 2013 and it is only now I understand that the piping is a limiter rather than anything to do with water jackets...:doh:

    Removing the perpendicular elbows to...
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    Is the Friday prattle still scheduled between 12...

    Is the Friday prattle still scheduled between 12 & 12.40/45pm?
    Gave it a try at 12noon yesterday but was on me own for a few minutes.
    Switched off thinking that the time slot may have changed....
  7. NeilS, I have a wood burner made in NZ called...

    NeilS,

    I have a wood burner made in NZ called Pyroclassic ,with a cylindrical firebox too. At the beginning I didn't particularly like it because there was some piping with the option to heat...
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    What Finish to use on an Interior Door?

    I am in the process of restoring an internal 4-panel door made of Baltic pine in the early 1900's.
    It was cleaned first with a mixture of Turpentine & BLO - 75:25 which was wiped off after being...
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    Ditto! I was wondering if these complex joints...

    Ditto!

    I was wondering if these complex joints were developed to erect wooden structures without the need for fasteners and to be flexible enough in the event of an earthquake for the joints to...
  10. I think the saw horse BobL refers to is called a...

    I think the saw horse BobL refers to is called a sawbuck in the Americas. Searching YouToob under this name will show how they look like.
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    Congratulations, it's ready to be exhibited on...

    Congratulations, it's ready to be exhibited on the mantlepiece - with a glass cloche to protect the camellia oil from any dust :D
  12. Too hard or too expensive? Ron Hock have an...

    Too hard or too expensive? Ron Hock have an extensive choice of replacement blades.
    They deal with international orders in the normal course of business.
    Placed an order for 2 blades some 2 years...
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    I heard on the ABC Radio that the shortage of...

    I heard on the ABC Radio that the shortage of power has forced some businesses to shorten their opening hours and some manufacturers to close temporarily
  14. Thread: Hard Wax Oils

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    Mr Bush What are the advantages of using a...

    Mr Bush
    What are the advantages of using a microfibre roller to apply hard wax oil?
    I imagine that it would be faster than a brush on a larger surface but does it apply the oil more evenly?
    ...
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    SOLD: I'll take them than you, please PM details....

    I'll take them than you, please PM details.
    Sorry Alkahestic...

    Cheers,
    Yvan
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    SOLD: Would you accept $150 + Postage? If so, I'll...

    Would you accept $150 + Postage? If so, I'll take them.

    Cheers,
    Yvan
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    ....an answer !!!:rolleyes:

    ....an answer !!!:rolleyes:
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    Same here, he's got excellent solutions to...

    Same here, he's got excellent solutions to everyday woodworking hurdles and must have given a good deal of thought to present logical steps in providing a
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    80billion is a serious amount for sure but will...

    80billion is a serious amount for sure but will it ever be actually paid.
    I am cynical enough to think that all this is a symbolical gesture to allow these bosses to apologise by simply bowing...
    ...
  20. Thread: Hand planes

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    SOLD: Ian, may I have the Record 05 please? Yvan

    Ian, may I have the Record 05 please?

    Yvan
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    FF, Could you tell us a bit more about your...

    FF,
    Could you tell us a bit more about your "hand-gun gas lighter" please?
    I have never seen one of these before !

    Many thanks!
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    And, no need to turn the lights off cos there...

    And, no need to turn the lights off cos there ain't no power !!! :D
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    Tonight's 7pm Tasmanian ABC News: power shortages...

    Tonight's 7pm Tasmanian ABC News: power shortages expected...

    For the life of me I cannot figure out how there could be power shortages in Tasmania!
    Dams haven't burst and there has been...
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    In his last post, Graeme mentioned the...

    In his last post, Graeme mentioned the inelasticity of power demand because, in the longer term, domestic consumers are unlikely to change their power consumption in response to high energy prices....
  25. Thread: Slip stones

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    It would appear that HR Preyda does not sell...

    It would appear that HR Preyda does not sell directly but deals with distributors & account holders (?)
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    Graeme, You may be interested in one of these...

    Graeme,

    You may be interested in one of these mushroom burners:

    12 Jet Mushroom Burner - LP Gas - Auscrown

    I have got one of these and am in the process of building a cart on wheels to use...
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    Crunchie, How could you miss that one...

    Crunchie,

    How could you miss that one i......:D

    I can imagine how these new artificial compounds were developed:

    Take a pound of Poly, add 6 ounces of Hexa Methyl, add 3 drams of Ethylene...
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    Chief Tiff, I appreciate you latching on the...

    Chief Tiff,

    I appreciate you latching on the week-end at the end of the workshop. Count me in !!!
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    Yes please !!!

    Yes please !!!
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    How to Multi-Quote?

    I noticed that a facility exists to answer a post by quoting part of that post rather than quoting the entire quote and I would like to find out how to do this but couldn't get an answer in the FAQ's...
  31. Thread: Wood Chatoyance

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    Oops, I should have mentioned it: myrtle

    Oops, I should have mentioned it: myrtle
  32. Thread: Wood Chatoyance

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    Does This Count for Chatoyance?

    This timber was purchased dressed 40 years ago and kept under our house for 30 of them before being turned into a mantlepiece.

    Cheers,
    Yvan

    PS Apologies for the pic's orientation...most...
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    Derek, there will be a long time between...

    Derek, there will be a long time between birthdays: dreaming is timeless!

    Cheers
    Yvan
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    Independently from the final design of the "box",...

    Independently from the final design of the "box", as a 12yo I wouldn't have liked the idea of carrying some 7-8kg for 300m or so without a trolley or a cart !!!

    Having read Orraloon post above, I...
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    There must have been a bulk mailing to Hobart,...

    There must have been a bulk mailing to Hobart, coz I got the same issue 3 days ago ! :D
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    Interesting indeed, although the finer details of...

    Interesting indeed, although the finer details of the chemistry involved lost me completely!
    The scaling up into a practical process is the key and the sort of numbers involved are pretty...
  37. Thread: English Elm

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    Rustynail, Thanks for the advice. I don't...

    Rustynail,

    Thanks for the advice. I don't usually buy rough sawn boards because I don't have a dedicated rack/spot to store them. However, if it is not too long, I can find somewhere to store...
  38. Thread: English Elm

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    Auscab, Thankyou for the information, much...

    Auscab,

    Thankyou for the information, much appreciated. Your little cabinet looks very attractive, not only because of the timber but also for its nice design.

    Cheers,
    Yvan
  39. Thread: English Elm

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    English Elm

    I have noticed that rough sawn boards of English elm are offered for sale from time to time.
    I am curious to know the timber's characteristics and uses?

    Cheers,
    Yvan
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    SOLD: Hi SC, Could I please have 8/7 5/16 ...

    Hi SC,

    Could I please have

    8/7
    5/16

    Postage to 7005.

    Much appreciated.
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    QUEENSLAND :biggrin2:

    :biggrin2:
  42. Thread: Olives

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    I understood that olives are a bi-annual crop. ...

    I understood that olives are a bi-annual crop. This, independently from the season, would explain your light crop.

    An interesting paper to read discussing the management & pruning of olive trees:...
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    TonyZ, May be your new ubeaut bench will...

    TonyZ,

    May be your new ubeaut bench will shorten the lead time from 2026 to 2025 or so?
    Could be worth a very timid mention to The Minister for Everything?
    Bets of luck!!! :D
  44. Because you are very lucky to have such beautiful...

    Because you are very lucky to have such beautiful timber !!! :D
  45. I'll go for Lamello !!

    I'll go for Lamello !!
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    Hi Ian, Thanks for posting the Lee Valley...

    Hi Ian,

    Thanks for posting the Lee Valley Sharpening Guide. Very comprehensive !

    Cheers,
    Yvan
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    I was reading about the hand-made Heritage Saws...

    I was reading about the hand-made Heritage Saws of Melbourne when I read the following:

    ...."LEFT HANDED stamped saws can be made if you're a leftie at no extra cost, please specify at your time...
  48. Thread: quiet around here

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    Ditto Yvan :)

    Ditto

    Yvan :)
  49. N.S.W. Thanks Old Croc, I didn't even know what they are...

    Thanks Old Croc, I didn't even know what they are called...
    Much appreciated

    Cheers
    Yvan
  50. N.S.W. How interesting! I bought a similar one, in...

    How interesting!
    I bought a similar one, in November of last year.
    Does anyone know where I could find some spare parts such as spring lock nuts with their small handles - such as the one at the...
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