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    DRAWN :brava WINNER:clap: Bendigo Bob Post...

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  2. Thread: Old shellac

    by ubeaut
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    If it doesn't break down in a few hours or at the...

    If it doesn't break down in a few hours or at the most overnight or it looks like soggy Cornflakes toss it. Preferably use 100% Metho if you have it if not 95% anything else will be a waste of time....
  3. Thread: I'm Sorry, but

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    Threads closed at OPs' request. Good move....

    Threads closed at OPs' request.

    Good move. :2tsup:
  4. Thread: Pine Cabinet

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    Hi Chris Just my opinion, but for mine, pine...

    Hi Chris

    Just my opinion, but for mine, pine looks at it's best once it has that soft, warm honey coloured aged look, which will almost certainly happen in the end..

    If it's radiata pine I'd be...
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED It's all over Red Rover. Sorry fenderbelly...

    It's all over Red Rover.

    Sorry fenderbelly but you've missed out on your prize. :C

    The left over book will now go to a future draw. :2tsup:

    Sorry fenderbelly but if ya don't look ya don't...
  6. Me thinks, that being Parker, it may well have...

    Me thinks, that being Parker, it may well have originally all been either Rosewood or Walnut stained (my best guess would be Rosewood) because like many of that ilk and time it was a way of hiding a...
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    OOPS!:doh: Sorry I got carried away and...

    OOPS!:doh:
    Sorry I got carried away and completely forgot the bit about the pumice.


    Tripoli Powder is definitely not Pumice Powder. It has been called rotten stone in Aus for a long time but...
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    Better still compose it in note pad as Word often...

    Better still compose it in note pad as Word often puts weird code into the post which doesn't always work well with these forums.



    If you lose a post/thread. Start it again in a new text box...
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    :wts: :iagree: Hello Aurelius-13 What...

    :wts: :iagree:

    Hello Aurelius-13

    What you're seeing is called chatoyance (also cats eye or opalescence) as per Tiger Eye semi precious gem stone below. In timber/wood it can be subtle as in...
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    Going to the last post can be a problem in a...

    Going to the last post can be a problem in a large, active thread, as there could have been a lot of relevant posts you missed before the last one.

    Can also be a real pain in the but if you go to...
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    DRAWN January 2021 - PRIZE DRAW #131

    NEW Prize Draw No. 131
    JANUARY 2021
    WILL BE DRAWN
    WEDNESDAY 20th JANUARY 2021

    One Prize
    $50 Bunnings Gift Card
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED :brava WINNERS :clap: 1st Prize $50...

    :brava WINNERS :clap:




    1st Prize

    $50 worth of U-Beaut Products
    Donated by: Mr Anony Mouse:brava
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    WordPress shop help needed

    Does anyone here have intimate knowledge of the workings of WordPress shop I need some help header and some other not readily available info (at least not to me).

    If so please send me a PM and...
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    Not Stupid as per Delbs post #28 above. If...

    Not Stupid as per Delbs post #28 above.

    If shellac flakes are kept cool, away from bright light and heat, and not in a tin container they should last for many years. Heat and bright light are...
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    If after dissolving it looks like mushy...

    If after dissolving it looks like mushy cornflakes... Throw it out.

    If it hasn't started to dissolve within a few hours chances are it's not going to be too good as shellac. But if it does mostly...
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    :o That will definitely be the problem without...

    :o

    That will definitely be the problem without a doubt.

    Had I been around earlier when you mentioned the thumb smudge the first thing I would have asked is how old is it.

    I have heard of...
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    DRAWN & CLAIMED SPECIAL * Christmas * PRIZE DRAW #130

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    NEW Prize Draw No. 130
    CHRISTMAS 2020
    THIS ONE WILL BE DRAWN
    WEDNESDAY 23rd DECENBER 2020

    SPECIAL CHRISTMASDRAW
    3 PRIZES

    Prize # 1
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    Sorry took 20 minutes to edit it with some pics...

    Sorry took 20 minutes to edit it with some pics etc.
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    If you pit a point on your rubber you should be...

    If you pit a point on your rubber you should be able to get into those edges and corners.

    Traditional rubber should be a pear shape with a bit of a point at the front rather than what seems to...
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    Thank goodness for that. This How to French...

    Thank goodness for that.

    This How to French Polish - Woodworking Finish with Shellac - YouTube is an excellent video on traditional French Polishing goes for 18+ minutes but really shows pretty...
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    Brian pretty much said it all and very well too....

    Brian pretty much said it all and very well too.

    Traditional method of oiling was done with linseed oil. But I find Paraffin Oil to be much better. For our Hard Shellac I recommend our FoodSafe...
  22. Try taping or gluing (with reusable contact...

    Try taping or gluing (with reusable contact adhesive) your abrasive paper to a board and rubbing the block sections on the board. Will be way easier than holding block in one hand and rubbing it...
  23. Hello SuburbMom How fine are you sanding? I...

    Hello SuburbMom

    How fine are you sanding? I would say probably no where near fine enough.

    Are you using a sander or sanding by hand. Hand sanding on smaller objects is way harder for smaller...
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  25. DRAWN & CLAIMED :aro-u: LOOK BACK UP THE HILL TO POSTS 187...

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    It's easy to miss but it is there.
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    YOU the members have to work for it.
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  26. DRAWN & CLAIMED Well this is a first (that I know of). Rant...

    Well this is a first (that I know of).

    Rant ON
    Best I put the rule back into the Free Stuff Rules. Not that everyone seems to read them or if they do not all seem to follow them.

    NO ONE IS TO...
  27. DRAWN & CLAIMED :brava WINNER :clap: Post #90 - 19th Oct 03:27...

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    SATURDAY NIGHT.

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    Yay Tigers.

    Very happy old tiger supporter here. :hpydans2:...
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    DEATH NOTICE VIC WOOD The Celebration to Honour the Life of: ...

    VIC WOOD
    The Celebration to Honour the Life of:
    Victor George Wood - OAM
    Thurs 15th Oct 2020 - 10:00am.

    Service will be live streamed starting at 9.55am
    Vic and NSW time adjust for your time...
  30. DRAWN & CLAIMED Oct-Nov Prize Draw #129 - DRAWN 11/11/20 NO MORE ENTRIES

    NEW Prize Draw No. 129
    November 2020
    THIS ONE WILL BE DRAWN
    WEDNESDAY 11th NOVEMBER 2020
    Not 11:11 on the 11th
    (Remembrance Day Australia)

    Prize: Boxed set of 13 x JBS
    Tungsten Tipped...
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    DISCLAIMER No liability is accepted by UBeaut,...

    DISCLAIMER
    No liability is accepted by UBeaut, the Wood Working Forum's
    administrators or moderators for advice offered by members
    posting replies or asking questions regarding electrical work....
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    HEADS UP Down again this-morning

    Yeah, yeah I know, both forums were down from 11:02 to to around 11:22 but are now fixed. AGAIN. :~

    We started using Cloud Flare a few months ago after persistent "Why don't you use CloudFlare???"...
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    DEATH NOTICE Funeral notice information: Vic Wood Date of...

    Funeral notice information:

    Vic Wood
    Date of Funeral: 15/10/2020
    WOOD, Vic - OAM
    A Celebration to Honour the Life of Vic Wood - OAM will be held on
    Thursday 15th October 2020 at 10:00am.
    ...
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    DEATH NOTICE I have been told Funeral for Vic will be 15th...

    I have been told Funeral for Vic will be 15th October (Thursday week)



    Funeral notice will be in Melbourne Paper(s) tomorrow Tuesday 6th Oct.


    Funeral will be conducted by White Lady...
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    Sickens UV (I think that's the name). Never...

    Sickens UV (I think that's the name).

    Never used it but some 30 odd years ago a builder friend of mine used it on his entire weatherboard house (cedar I think) worked well according to him....
  36. DEATH NOTICE - VIC WOOD - Australian Woodturning Legend

    I have put on a Death Notice for Vic wood who passed away yesterday morning.

    Here is the link to the thread > Vale Vic Wood < anyone wishing to comment should please do so in the thread. A copy...
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    DEATH NOTICE VALE VIC WOOD Australian woodturning legend.

    It is with sadness and a very heavy heart that I report the passing early today, of Australian woodturning legend Vic Wood.

    Vic was the starting point and mentor for hundreds if not thousands of...
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    THREAD CLOSED Thanks to all those who purchased....

    THREAD CLOSED
    Thanks to all those who purchased. We're into our pallet and have to pull the pin on this one.
    :U
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    First problem; will most likely be the timber....

    First problem; will most likely be the timber. Vic Ash which can be very open grained so if shellac or most other surface coats are applied to the open grain especially in warm conditions you may get...
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    I've never used Hard Shellac before, so can...

    I've never used Hard Shellac before, so can someone tell me what I'm doing wrong? The wood is Victorian Ash.
    The project is the top of a boys desk, so I needed a hard surface. I wiped on 2 coats of...
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    CLAIMED That's true a and I apologise for incorrectly...

    That's true a and I apologise for incorrectly quoting you. I should have said competition was closed No matter what the wording was it would still have had the same end result as saying thread was...
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    CLAIMED NO! That's too much like proper speak and...

    NO! That's too much like proper speak and requires 7 keystrokes instead of 6 (punctuation not counted) :;
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    CLAIMED A great big thank you to :clap: Mr Anonymous...

    A great big thank you to
    :clap: Mr Anonymous :hpydans2:
    for his amazing, continued,
    selfless, generous support
    and wonderful donations
    to Free Stuff Prize Draws
    over the past 10 years.
    ...
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    CLAIMED :lolabove: Hahaha Hey you moved Canada. You...

    :lolabove: Hahaha Hey you moved Canada. You probably shouldn't even bother entering any more unless you're prepared to pay twice the price of the prize to get it delivered. Long way to Bunnies to...
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    CLAIMED Hahaha :lolabove: Very funny, NOT! Wasn't meant...

    Hahaha :lolabove: Very funny, NOT! Wasn't meant for you, hadn't really notice your post when I did that one. However the one after that post (about the prefix changes) definitely was.

    FWIW Saying...
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    CLAIMED Thread prefix was edited at 12:27am last...

    Thread prefix was edited at 12:27am last Wednesday when the winner was posted edit said:

    DRAWN it was edited again late Thursday to say CLAIMED
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    CLAIMED TO THOSE WHO ARE CONFUSED I've gone green and...

    TO THOSE WHO ARE CONFUSED

    I've gone green and big to help the confused (maybe) understand/get it. If you read the first post in any of the Free Prize Draws threads you will know that to win the...
  48. Thread: Online horrors

    by ubeaut
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    Some 25 0dd years ago when we used to do the...

    Some 25 0dd years ago when we used to do the Working with Wood Shows I would turn a bowl inside and out in around 15 minutes maybe or there about. Then came the sanding and finishing which I was...
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    CLAIMED :brava WINNER :clap: entry post #293 - 29...

    :brava WINNER :clap:

    entry post #293 - 29 August 11:31pm
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    Congratulations

    CLAIMING PRIZE: You have until 5:00pm AEST Saturday 19th...
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    What is the error message doug? Below are some...

    What is the error message doug?

    Below are some restrictions for Signatures:

    Maximum Characters in Signature Excluding BB Code Markup is 500

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    Signature...
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