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    Here's the video I referred to about the wooden...

    Here's the video I referred to about the wooden full extension drawer slides. This guy has a lot of videos with a lot of clever things.

    How To Make Wooden Full Extension Drawer Slides -...
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    Busy day today. I can hopefully call in.

    Busy day today. I can hopefully call in.
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    VICTORIA Thanks again Ivan. I have a few ideas of what...

    Thanks again Ivan.

    I have a few ideas of what I wanted to do with the timber but it's just so nice. It might be a waste making shed storage rolling cabinets with drawers out of it but then again...
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    VICTORIA Lot 1 is now in my shed. Thanks Ivan. The...

    Lot 1 is now in my shed.

    Thanks Ivan. The timber is indeed as beautiful as you described.

    Good luck with your relocation. It was a pleasure meeting you.
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    VICTORIA That should be fine Igalic. Sending a pm.

    That should be fine Igalic. Sending a pm.
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    VICTORIA Interested in this lot. I will take it -...

    Interested in this lot.

    I will take it - subject to confirmation of dimensions - thickness, width and an indication of average lengths please.
  7. If we are home in time I will be there. Today...

    If we are home in time I will be there.

    Today we are exercising our new-found freedom to visit friends outside of Melbourne.
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    It's called marketing :rolleyes: 504498

    It's called marketing :rolleyes:

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    NEW DRAW I'm in

    I'm in
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    I seem to recall that Sawstop tried to go down...

    I seem to recall that Sawstop tried to go down that route, I think it was only in the US, but they couldn't get sufficient backing for the legislation or it failed for some reason. I think the plan...
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    I should be there - traffic permitting. Possibly...

    I should be there - traffic permitting. Possibly a bit late.
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    I reckon if you go through all the woodworking...

    I reckon if you go through all the woodworking pages on Facebook and count the times I have said it just there, you would find I'm not exaggerating at all.
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    Are you going to take a chance on this one Paul? ...

    Are you going to take a chance on this one Paul?

    If so, please let us know how it goes.
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    If I have said it once, I've said it a thousand...

    If I have said it once, I've said it a thousand times.

    It's unique safety features aside, a Sawstop is a quality tablesaw and worth what you pay for it.

    However, there are many ways to have an...
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    Not sure about packs of threes - I was extremely...

    Not sure about packs of threes - I was extremely annoyed by packs of six from the home of the red-shirts.

    The height of lockdown so it had to be click and collect meaning an extended camp-out in...
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    So - You're the one who was hoarding all the...

    So - You're the one who was hoarding all the toilet paper :rolleyes:
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    I will not be there today. I will be catching...

    I will not be there today.

    I will be catching up with an ex-army machinist friend who has been helping me develop my metal lathe and milling skills over messenger during lockdown. We are catching...
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    SOLD: Thanks John. It was good to meet you today and...

    Thanks John. It was good to meet you today and have a chat.

    I got home safely with my new purchase.
  19. Bob. that's the sort of question which, if asked...

    Bob. that's the sort of question which, if asked on a knifemaking forum, would result in bitter arguments and probable bloodshed.

    My personal take on it is that the cost of a piece of new steel...
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    SOLD: Thanks Barri. That's how I, personally, have...

    Thanks Barri. That's how I, personally, have always interpreted the rules too.

    I will respond to your PM and we can sort out the details.
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    SOLD: If Gworx declines I will take it

    If Gworx declines I will take it
  22. I took Jools to see the James Bond movie last...

    I took Jools to see the James Bond movie last night for her birthday. We went to see it at Coburg Drive-in so we had comfy seats and were safely isolated from the unwashed masses who may or may not...
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    QUEENSLAND The seller has not logged in to the forum since...

    The seller has not logged in to the forum since February 2020. Don't hold your breath.
  24. Me too, and as a woodworker and a knifemaker I am...

    Me too, and as a woodworker and a knifemaker I am sure that I could make one.

    But I would probably be in deep trouble soon after finishing it.
  25. Sounds like it was a great success. Sorry you had...

    Sounds like it was a great success. Sorry you had to go through it but it sure sounds better than the old days.

    I hope you recover fully soon. :2tsup:
  26. A good chat was had by the three of us who turned...

    A good chat was had by the three of us who turned up, Paul, Pagie and me.

    Highlight of he night was Pagie's "windfall" - a large Blackwood tree that came down in the recent storms. He wants to...
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    Last time I had a Council Inspector come around I...

    Last time I had a Council Inspector come around I was living in Queensland on a half-acre block zoned "Rural Residential". The complaint was about my compressor, which was allegedly coming on at all...
  28. I have some experience in this area if you want...

    I have some experience in this area if you want to HIT me up for some information
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    9am in WA - no daylight saving time for them I...

    9am in WA - no daylight saving time for them

    I should be there but it will depend on the traffic. Partial lift of COVID restrictions today so if there was ever a day with a big chance of an...
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    When I got my first bandsaw I fell into the...

    When I got my first bandsaw I fell into the "coplanar" trap. I struggled for quite a while trying to find a way to make it work.

    As soon as I abandoned the thought that the wheels needed to be...
  31. I will be there. I will probably be eating my...

    I will be there.

    I will probably be eating my Indonesian Rendang with prawn crackers at the time.
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    I have had an engine crane for quite a while. It...

    I have had an engine crane for quite a while. It was great when I moved house last time. It got all the machines into the trailer. I also put all my timber on pallets and loaded them with the engine...
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    If your dust extractor is pulling enough air out...

    If your dust extractor is pulling enough air out of the machine I would think you would be better off NOT sealing around the door. The seals would restrict the clean air being pulled into the saw to...
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    Ok, here's mine. I will talk through it on...

    Ok, here's mine. I will talk through it on Friday.

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  35. Consider it? I probably over-thought that too. :B

    Consider it? I probably over-thought that too. :B
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    It would be a right PITA to change the bandsaw...

    It would be a right PITA to change the bandsaw blade.
  37. Might be a good job I took the night off if...

    Might be a good job I took the night off if over-thinking was the problem. It's one of my strong points.
  38. We know :rolleyes:

    We know :rolleyes:
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    I cant be completely sure but I think that is...

    I cant be completely sure but I think that is where I got my Wixey gauge I installed on my thicknesser maybe 5 of 6 years back.

    I did a WIP thread on the install because there was quite a bit of...
  40. The NRL Grand final kicks off at 6:30 pm in...

    The NRL Grand final kicks off at 6:30 pm in Queensland tonight. This is now coincidentally the same time as the 7:30 Sunday chat in Victoria.

    While I am not a fan of either of the competing...
  41. In my Veritas Mk II jig, the axle hole of the...

    In my Veritas Mk II jig, the axle hole of the inner roller is off-centre by an even amount each end.

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    The axle is locked in to the inner roller with a grub screw and an outer...
  42. Matt, it may have slipped your mind but this...

    Matt, it may have slipped your mind but this Sunday is the day that Australia goes from three easy to understand timezones to five confusing ones.

    Did you mean 7.30 AEST or AEDST?

    This small...
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    There's no doubt that the real talent at...

    There's no doubt that the real talent at Woodpeckers is in the marketing department.

    Most of their offerings are "one trick ponies" costing a fortune to do one of the tasks easily performed by...
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    I haven't seen any recent ads for the knock-off...

    I haven't seen any recent ads for the knock-off Woodpecker tools like the drill locator for quite a while now.

    My feeds were full of them a few months back but I kept reporting them as fakes or...
  45. That one cost me about $3200 I think. You can get...

    That one cost me about $3200 I think. You can get a single speed one for a fair bit less but you really need the variable speed particularly if using it on wood. If I was buying one now (nearly four...
  46. It was never intended to be a polished Youtube...

    It was never intended to be a polished Youtube performance. It was transmitted live without the chance to edit or review the quality. We just went out there and turned on the lights and got into it....
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    I guess Bundy Rum could stand some improvement. ...

    I guess Bundy Rum could stand some improvement.

    In my travels I have collected quite a few wine barrel staves or parts thereof, including a piece of a Bundy Rum barrel.

    Whenever I take shavings...
  48. Sometime during the evening's program, I will...

    Sometime during the evening's program, I will switch to a live broadcast from the shed to demonstrate some very effective techniques for accurately grinding and honing bevels, straight and skewed.
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    Thanks Paul. I agree with pretty much all you...

    Thanks Paul.

    I agree with pretty much all you are saying there, but I think it is pretty much impossible to grade the difficulty of the project by catch-all descriptions such as knife, chisel,...
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    I just want to clarify a few things that may have...

    I just want to clarify a few things that may have gotten confusing today when we were talking about annealing and normalising.

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    Both screenshots come from the same website: Metal...
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