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    We also saw that table in Copenhagen and admired...

    We also saw that table in Copenhagen and admired both the table and the famous fish platter on it.
    Our son who has spent quite a bit of time in Copenhagen and was there just after we returned last...
  2. Thanks Ian, good info. gives me more confidence...

    Thanks Ian,
    good info.
    gives me more confidence to have a good go.

    Cheers

    Frank
  3. Thanks for that advice Wattycoo, IanW and...

    Thanks for that advice Wattycoo, IanW and Gknight.
    Ive used shellac in the past but not "proper" french polishing.
    Seems its time to have a go at it.

    Thanks again

    Frank
  4. advice on finish for Tas myrtle piece please

    This is a piece of gas myrtle with lovely figure that i intend to use as a box lid.
    It was originally a floorboard which i cut in two and bookmatched.
    My question is, what type of finish could I...
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    good score. and beautiful work with them.

    good score. and beautiful work with them.
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    Lovely cabinet and beautiful work. A quick...

    Lovely cabinet and beautiful work.
    A quick question.
    Ive never seen oak floorboards, are they new or second hand.
    Some of them look nice and wide.
    Where do you get them, I do realise your in...
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    This goest to my mate in a week or so. hope he...

    This goest to my mate in a week or so.
    hope he likes it.
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    Old film canister box

    This is an old film canister that was given to our son some years ago.
    He gave it to my wife who sat it in the garden as an ornament with a pot plant on it. Under an eave, so out of any rain.
    Then...
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    VICTORIA Pictures of chisels for Brit ...

    Pictures of chisels for Brit


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    VICTORIA pm sent to brit regarding sizes of chisels he's...

    pm sent to brit regarding sizes of chisels he's after
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    VICTORIA chisels have been sold

    chisels have been sold
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    VICTORIA Hi Craig, they're still available. Details...

    Hi Craig,

    they're still available.
    Details sent

    Cheers

    Frank
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    VICTORIA Maybe John, But I'll see how it goes for a bit...

    Maybe John,
    But I'll see how it goes for a bit longer.
    Which ones were you interested in
    Cheers

    Frank
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    VICTORIA 10 E.A. Berg socket chisels Price reduction

    I have reduced the price of these chisels to $400
    I will still post anywhere in Australia for that

    I'll give it a week or two and if no one wants them I'll take them off and keep them.
    I had...
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    VICTORIA bump

    bump
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    thanks for that mike, great looking boat

    thanks for that mike, great looking boat
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    beautiful work Is it all ply wood? really...

    beautiful work
    Is it all ply wood?
    really great job
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    VICTORIA 10 E.A. Berg socket chisels

    I have 10 E.A. Berg socket chisels for sale
    50mm / 2", 37mm / 11/2" , 32mm / 11/4" , 25mm 1", 19mm 3/4", 16mm 5/8" ,13mm 1/2', 10mm 3/8" ,6mm 1/4", and 3mm 1/8".

    I have recently reground them...
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    We were in Japan over Christmas, new year '08 -...

    We were in Japan over Christmas, new year '08 - '09.
    This little gallery is in Kyoto
    Luckily it was open when we were there
    We bought two small prints of birds and flowers
    And of course took a...
  20. Nice potato bin. I reckon it'll hold a few too...

    Nice potato bin.
    I reckon it'll hold a few too
    Very sturdy looking
    I like its style

    cheers

    Frank
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    beautiful stuff. I'm very fond of Tas. myrtle...

    beautiful stuff. I'm very fond of Tas. myrtle myself.
    I've made our dining table and chairs from it plus a few other things.
    I love the bookshelf above the bed as well, they combine to make a very...
  22. GORE WARNING thanks for this. i just took a blade guard off...

    thanks for this.
    i just took a blade guard off to fit a 210mm blade on a machine that usually takes a 205mm blade.
    no problems with the guard off the blade fits well
    i've been looking at...
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    WANTED:VIC try abe books. i think you'll find some at...

    try abe books.
    i think you'll find some at reasonable prices.
    i had a look on the 20th and there were a few at good prices.
    as i said then it is vol. 3 that is the difficult one to get, hence a...
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    WANTED:VIC They're around if you search for them online had...

    They're around if you search for them online
    had a quick look and plenty on abebooks at reasonable prices.
    mostly book 1 and 2 combined
    book 3 seems a bit harder to find
    cheers

    frank
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    a quick question for you Dave. Is eBay the only...

    a quick question for you Dave.
    Is eBay the only place you sell these.
    thats all I could find on line
    would be interested in some.

    Cheers and thanks

    Frank
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    Looks great. well done.

    Looks great. well done.
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    I'd leave it as well. Those legs look nicely...

    I'd leave it as well.
    Those legs look nicely shaped and the break around them accentuates them and adds interest to your piece.
    looks like pretty nice work as well. good job
    Frank
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    FREE: VIC saw has been collected by Ian and his offsider...

    saw has been collected by Ian and his offsider Amber.
    enjoy

    Thanks
    Frank
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    FREE: VIC saw is gone to Ian and his son in law picking up...

    saw is gone to Ian and his son in law
    picking up saturday

    to a good home by the sounds
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    FREE: VIC Free Aldi bench saw

    I bought this earlier in the year as I thought it might be handy as it's relatively small and I don't Have a lot of room.
    But its essentially taking up space and I'm not fond of it.
    It does not...
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    great stuff Wongo they look pretty good

    great stuff Wongo they look pretty good
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    i posted twice

    i posted twice
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    Hi Railer, i've found stuff like this to be very...

    Hi Railer,
    i've found stuff like this to be very useful. have used it for making inside and bases of drawers that i've faced with other timber.
    Also I reckon it's pretty nice timber on its own....
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    Hi superbunny, I have a chest of drawers i...

    Hi superbunny,
    I have a chest of drawers i suspect from the same era
    it belonged to my parents and grandparents before them
    I would agree with tub thumper on the era of the piece
    I have attached...
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    VICTORIA thats a great looking bench railer. enjoy

    thats a great looking bench railer.
    enjoy
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    i wondered if it was the one you were after

    i wondered if it was the one you were after
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    Stonex.com.au Googled it. BMI 1000 $63.40...

    Stonex.com.au
    Googled it.
    BMI 1000 $63.40
    Unless the one you're looking for is different
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    VICTORIA a pleasure Matt. enjoy

    a pleasure Matt.
    enjoy
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    VICTORIA pm sent

    pm sent
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    VICTORIA This stand is now available again I have not...

    This stand is now available again
    I have not heard from Aussie Big G in some time so am assuming he is not able to come and get it or doesn't want it.
    I have tried several times to contact him to...
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    CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    VICTORIA No Dramas Aussie Big G, its yours. DM when you...

    No Dramas Aussie Big G, its yours.
    DM when you can come down and i'll let you know my address and phone no.
    Cheers

    Frank
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    VICTORIA FREE steel stand for grinder

    I'm assuming that this is a stand for a grinder.
    It was welded to the steel doors of my shed when we moved into this house years ago.
    If it is useful to anyone you are very welcome to it.
    Pick up...
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    I've never tried them with a steel hammer. But a...

    I've never tried them with a steel hammer.
    But a few i've picked up second hand look as though they may have.
    looked a bit ratty on top but intact.
    but i don't know why you would do such a thing
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    Good pick there. I reckon the red handled ones...

    Good pick there.
    I reckon the red handled ones are underrated
    I have a few and find them comfortable to use
    May not be as aesthetically pleasing as birch handles as you say
    But as is also said...
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    CLAIMED I'm in

    I'm in
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    I have the 12" Woodman. I use for general hobby...

    I have the 12" Woodman. I use for general hobby work as you describe.
    I think its a pretty good unit.
    Helical head gives a nice finish to whatever i've put through it.
    Cheers
    Frank
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    I finally got around to unpacking the table saw...

    I finally got around to unpacking the table saw from Aldi.
    I mounted it on a box that some equipment came in at my work.
    I never intended to use the legs that came with it
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    I checked the...
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