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  1. My 15 yr old 10" Sherwood has seen way more old...

    My 15 yr old 10" Sherwood has seen way more old Jarrah that I'm comfortable admitting. Anything from second hand pickets to near on 100 year old Jarrah flooring.
    Get a set of replacement blades from...
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    Absolutely unfunny..

    Absolutely unfunny..
  3. weather, whether, and don't forget wether...

    weather, whether, and don't forget wether...
  4. Thread: Ikea fun

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    :2tsup:

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    Yep, but you're missing the point... Edges of...

    Yep, but you're missing the point... Edges of standard MDF "blow up" when painted, whereas MR MDF does not...
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    18mm MR MDF saves all the issues, ie: no need to...

    18mm MR MDF saves all the issues, ie: no need to seal the edges. I've done over 100 doors/drawer fronts now, some as shaker style and some flat panels. I do line all mine with liner laminate, mask...
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    Seems like the cost of post FROM the US may have...

    Seems like the cost of post FROM the US may have recently changed. A workmate required a Front Wheel Hub assembly for his Dodge Grand Caravan. Somewhere between $180 and $230 local cost.
    I...
  8. Don't ask me how I know :rolleyes: But I use...

    Don't ask me how I know :rolleyes: But I use chaps when doing anything horizontal... if cutting a log vertically when it's on the ground I think you're fairly safe...
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    Laser/CNC onto timber in WA

    The wife has a commission for a horse head from stained glass. Last week the client asked if we could get the horses name onto the timber mount I'm doing. Single 3 letter word. At this time I'm...
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    Many years ago we had a Corporal who quite...

    Many years ago we had a Corporal who quite literally could not hit the side of a barn when standing next to it...

    Advanced shooting day came around. We did the exercise that defines dominance and...
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    [QUOTE=Oldgreybeard;2106957]I have a caravan...

    [QUOTE=Oldgreybeard;2106957]I have a caravan advertised for sale on Gumtree. This morning I received an email with a number of questions which appeared quite reasonable<!--><xml> ...
  12. For $129 you could get a Ryobi handheld from the...

    For $129 you could get a Ryobi handheld from the green shed...
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    Hobby Shops...I found some round tube for my...

    Hobby Shops...I found some round tube for my wife's stained glass/leadlight Kaleidoscopes she makes there, and I remember there being square as well
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    Bought the wife an OPPO.. mainly for size of...

    Bought the wife an OPPO.. mainly for size of screen...the operating system is a little restricted, but good for her.

    I LOVE the fact that you can set it to do things... she has it turn on the...
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    I buy...

    I buy these...https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/100x-Self-Adhesive-Silicone-Feet-Bumpers-Door-Cupboard-Cabinet-Kitchen-New/152886731834?hash=item2398c2643a%3Ag%3A8EkAAOSwDQJZr9sU&_nkw=silicone+feet&rt=nc
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    I can probably help, HOWEVER mine is 20 inches,...

    I can probably help, HOWEVER mine is 20 inches, so you'll need to be more exact in the size...not really seen bigger...
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    CLAIMED "I'm in."

    "I'm in."
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    back to me Saw Doctor again...he's positive that...

    back to me Saw Doctor again...he's positive that there is some truth stretching in the % of tungsten they claim on chinese imported blades. Pretty hard to prove, but when sharpening he says he can...
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    My take on this comes from Paper Guillotines. ...

    My take on this comes from Paper Guillotines. They have a HSS steel "carrier" to which the tungsten is permanently attached. When I asked my saw doctor about taking old blades (which become too...
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    I would really LOVE one of these, but then with...

    I would really LOVE one of these, but then with my honest John hat on, I'm sure I would not derive the 1000$ value...
    If there was one for the sliding side of my table... then...
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    Picked this up from Dannys last night... stair...

    Picked this up from Dannys last night... stair treads for a friend


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    for something like $29 for 3 years you could buy...

    for something like $29 for 3 years you could buy a domain name like @tonto.com or @tonto.com.au

    Then you could have whatever you want...I bought StainedGlassPerth.com.au during a sale and paid...
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    And I can recommend Danny's Timber before...

    And I can recommend Danny's Timber before Pinjarra (h).

    Get all mine from him, he has a number of old trees that he cuts from...and I get around 6-12% moisture straight off the tree...
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    I've blown two 10A wireless switch units, my DC...

    I've blown two 10A wireless switch units, my DC seems to draw more like 15 on start up.. or at least my 'leccy seems to think so...
  25. I had the same on my little benchtop. Waxing the...

    I had the same on my little benchtop. Waxing the table and cleaning the rubber rollers with some turps did the trick...I'm not sure it's even possible to stop the board on my big one...
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    + one for the get cut local and assemble. Unsure...

    + one for the get cut local and assemble. Unsure why but here in WA anecdotally I've been told the cost of supply, cut and edge is not much short of a finished cabinet price. That's not to say...
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    I've built and installed 6 kitchens for others so...

    I've built and installed 6 kitchens for others so far, and one for ourselves. I also have a sliding table panel saw. I had the misfortune to get involved in installing a Bunnies, never again.

    The...
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    CLAIMED I'm in.

    I'm in.
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    I bought the Ryobi AirWave at $199. Worked...

    I bought the Ryobi AirWave at $199. Worked well... until, I decided I needed an additional Nitto, which started a cascade of crap.

    The Manifold is cheap casting which split, then the manifold...
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    Me = Jealous... That looks like a wood show...

    Me = Jealous...

    That looks like a wood show that I could enjoy...outdoors, looks like genuine people enjoying a great day out, and didn't see any spruikers for garden tools, brooms, super chamois,...
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    Done that before, works well...

    Done that before, works well...
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    You're on again Bobl...

    You're on again Bobl...
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    So, I need to use the 1/2 inch tap, or at least...

    So,
    I need to use the 1/2 inch tap, or at least the one labelled that, that I was lent by BobL... Still no idea how the sizes work, BUT I do know it's a LOT bigger that 1/2 inch.

    Looking at drill...
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    Yep, thinking a rinse out with something (?) will...

    Yep, thinking a rinse out with something (?) will be a must... not sure what though. I hesitate to splash out on a new one, I've only had this about 8 months. It's done a bit of work, but still only...
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    Hey BobL, I commute to work in Burswood each...

    Hey BobL,

    I commute to work in Burswood each day...and can travel at lunchtime... Not sure if that's of use?

    Heat could be a good idea? But knowing how hard I turned it before it snapped I'm...
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    See, experience in action... 3/4 it must be...

    See, experience in action...
    3/4 it must be...
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    Hey rustynail, Thanks for the reply.. I'm...

    Hey rustynail,

    Thanks for the reply.. I'm pretty confident that's not an option as the threat sealant is rock hard. As in "bash the remaning piece in a circular motion with a hammer and punch, to...
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    Help with a Compressor problem...

    As a relative metalwork "virgin" I'm seeking assistance in Perth WA...

    The story so far...

    Thought my Ryobi Airwave compressor could do with a second Nitto Outlet. When I screwed it in the...
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    CLAIMED I'm in.

    I'm in.
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    Having been behind the counter at a few of these...

    Having been behind the counter at a few of these shows the school kids see a day off, is all. They are sometimes given a sheet of Qs to get answers to, they tend to divvy up the Qs each gets 3 or 4...
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    Why do you need a reader? Gnu Image...

    Why do you need a reader?

    Gnu Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) opens them, then you can save in whatever format you need...

    https://www.gimp.org/downloads/

    I use it for all my image...
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    :2tsup:

    :2tsup:
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    My experience with these both cheap and expensive...

    My experience with these both cheap and expensive has been less than encouraging... I can get the setup right quite quickly now, but I'm finding the edges on them get dull, as in burn wood dull,...
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    CLAIMED I'm in...

    I'm in...
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    Mate, I feel for you. I personally consider...

    Mate, I feel for you.

    I personally consider myself extremely lucky to have had two parents that took all their marbles with them when they moved on... I've seen the alternative and don;y like it....
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    I'm in...

    I'm in...
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    Yeah, I guess it could read that way... however...

    Yeah, I guess it could read that way... however these guys are contracted as far as I know here in WA, like our local postie...which has it's advantages.
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    Meter Reading... LOL We had not had the...

    Meter Reading...

    LOL

    We had not had the power or water read for a long, long time due to the cards left in the mailbox with the "Dog" box ticked...

    In the past 17 years there was a corgi for...
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    The last two cans of wipe on I've bought of F&W...

    The last two cans of wipe on I've bought of F&W brand have both gone "off" with about 1/3rd left in the can...turns into a gluggy gel type substance.
    Not had that before. I can get a little more...
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    Count me in!

    Count me in!
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