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  1. VICTORIA Yes, that would work. Iíd just have to arrange...

    Yes, that would work. Iíd just have to arrange with the guy at the marina to receive it. One of the few downsides of not having an actual street address and road access is not being able to get...
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    If it was run without a dust extractor, the...

    If it was run without a dust extractor, the bearings will be shot, without a doubt.
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    This “discussion” above should be mandatory...

    This “discussion” above should be mandatory reading for anyone who thinks they need to buy a panel saw, of any type. Lots of good, well founded knowledge there, a good read.
    Also, I agree with...
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    Everything I was going to write, has been stated...

    Everything I was going to write, has been stated in the posts above. I’ve owned and run both mentioned saws, as well as a couple of Altendorfs and worked a Martin, and , for hobby use, only a...
  5. VICTORIA My man in Melbourne is two hours away from you...

    My man in Melbourne is two hours away from you and with the current travel restrictions, he doesn’t want to risk a jail term on my account. So I will take it if you’re prepared to post it. PM me if...
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    The old man had the hare and Forbes 900 wide twin...

    The old man had the hare and Forbes 900 wide twin drum one and he thought it was fine, he spent a day or so tuning it up and it ran sweetly. Sadly I sold it when he died and of course now I need one...
  7. VICTORIA Ok, I will confer with an associate in Melbourne.

    Ok, I will confer with an associate in Melbourne.
  8. VICTORIA Would you post it? At my cost obviously. If so,...

    Would you post it? At my cost obviously. If so, Iíll take it.
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    Just adjust the top wheel tracking , as explained...

    Just adjust the top wheel tracking , as explained in post above perfectly :2tsup:
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    Anyone seen or heard anything about this chest...

    Anyone seen or heard anything about this chest since this post?
    I see a few of these older threads and wonder what happened to the original poster and if thry are still around. Hope all is ok, not...
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    WANTED:N.S.W.. HM32 Mill/Drill

    Looking for a HM 32 (or equivalent) mill drill machine to purchase. Belt drive type. Interstate is OK but would need to be picked up by a freight company at present point in time due to the travel...
  12. Thread: Aquarama

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    it must have adornments

    If it doesn't have the two girls added, one blonde and one brunette, I'm unsubscribing from this thread. :U:U
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    Someone sent me this, seems repurposing is alive...

    Someone sent me this, seems repurposing is alive and flourishing.
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    That bugger has pinched my idea! I made mine...

    That bugger has pinched my idea! I made mine out of one from a Mercedes Benz though, as with all German engineering, even the mechanism for the jack is perfect. I'll finish it and install it one...
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    What type of wax though? paraffin?

    What type of wax though? paraffin?
  16. SOUTH AUST I’ll take the wheels if you can post them to 2082...

    I’ll take the wheels if you can post them to 2082 NSW, thanks.
  17. Had to use my phone but the writing is too small...

    Had to use my phone but the writing is too small to read , easier to browse on the big monitor screen on the pc, especially when I’m tired after working all day to keep the economy of the nation...
  18. Advertising covering the sign in boxes

    been trying to sign in for a few nights on the desktop PC and cannot get past the advertising which is placed directly over the boxes to put username and password. is this normal? ended up with 8...
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    Leuco is where I send my blades to be sharpened,...

    Leuco is where I send my blades to be sharpened, they have been the best in Sydney for many decades.
  20. Roofus

    I have one of these, itís so far ahead of the rest itís not even funny. Looks weird but works brilliantly. Roofus Tools - The Tool of the future for Carpentry
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    I use Dimar blades, have for many years, always...

    I use Dimar blades, have for many years, always been good. Look up their website and call Joseph 95218881
    probably start with a 60 tooth atb, and a 24 tooth rip. Others are available.
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    Im still waiting for the power to be fully...

    Im still waiting for the power to be fully restored from that same storm. Only a 20 amp total supply since they restored it 23 DAYS after the event. Haven’t been able to use any big machines since...
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    I’d just use it, half a mil is not a lot, the...

    I’d just use it, half a mil is not a lot, the only time you’d notice it is if you’re ripping with the fence right up against the blade, obviously the further away you have the fence the less...
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    Which shop is this?

    Which shop is this?
  25. Agreed, and it’s also 3hp, the carbatec one is...

    Agreed, and it’s also 3hp, the carbatec one is only 1.5hp, mine struggles sometimes. I’ve never had an issue with the 100mm dust ports though, I think mainly because the helical head produces much...
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    Table saw Sydney

    Table Saw SLIDING TABLE | Power Tools | Gumtree Australia Pittwater Area - Warriewood | 1244034923
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    1.pawlonia 2. white beech 3. new guinea...

    1.pawlonia
    2. white beech
    3. new guinea rosewood
    4. coachwood
    5. sitka spruce
    6. english elm
    7. American oak
    8. Pacific maple
    9. damar minyak.
  28. Carbatec 10" Combination Planer Thicknesser with...

    Carbatec 10" Combination Planer Thicknesser with Helical Cutterhead | Carbatec

    I bought one of these as a stop gap machine on a large project and have it on site, I’ve been mightily impressed...
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    NEW DRAW Iím in

    Iím in
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    The dogs escaped their yard, the first poster...

    The dogs escaped their yard, the first poster intimated they were out not on a leash, which is true but they had escaped unbeknownst to their owner. According to reports, they’ve been captured by the...
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    Is there a condensed version of this thread...

    Is there a condensed version of this thread somewhere? Just the major important points would be fine.
  32. Sydney Tools= no customer service, none. Total...

    Sydney Tools= no customer service, none.
    Total Tools= some service, but no price flexibility.
    Festool specialist stores= good service but big money, no price flexibility.
    Bunnings= staff have no...
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    The dogs were NOT out in public, they escaped...

    The dogs were NOT out in public, they escaped from the back yard of a home near the beach and attacked the lady as she was walking up from the beach after having a swim. They werenít supposed to be...
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    It says it’s an LS Barker, but I wasn’t quite...

    It says it’s an LS Barker, but I wasn’t quite sure about that either.
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    Big old big wheeler

    Big old girl looks done up and cheap. Large 5 hp three phase bandsaw. bearings & tyres good Drive belt & saw blade new | eBay
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    N.S.W. Found one. Hare & Forbes Bandsaw UNDER Warranty...

    Found one. Hare & Forbes Bandsaw UNDER Warranty PRICE NEGOTIABLE | eBay
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    [QUOTE=NeilS;2179690]Latest estimates by...

    [QUOTE=NeilS;2179690]Latest estimates by whom?[/Coronavirus: Bali coronavirus cases set to explode, Indonesia could have 250,000 undetected cases


    make of that what you will 🤷♂️
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    Clamp a scrap piece behind it,act as a chip...

    Clamp a scrap piece behind it,act as a chip breaker, or cut the grain across with a knife or chisel beforehand.
  39. is this a typo? A grand for a handsaw? I must be...

    is this a typo? A grand for a handsaw? I must be decades out of touch with prices,
    ,
  40. Thread: Hammer K3

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    WANTED:N.S.W.. Be patient Bernmc, the bargains are coming, don’t...

    Be patient Bernmc, the bargains are coming, don’t rush.:2tsup:
  41. I did that to my little one on the table saw, and...

    I did that to my little one on the table saw, and then put a power point on the back of the saw that is energised when the saw is turned on, so the dust extractor runs every time, it works well.
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    Virtually all of the issues that we currently...

    Virtually all of the issues that we currently face are a direct result of people STILL arriving here from overseas. When that finally stops we will see a decrease in the numbers. Undoubtedly at...
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    Our old mate Kevin Dudd has chimed in this...

    Our old mate Kevin Dudd has chimed in this morning regarding the serious explosion in cases in Indonesia, tweeting “this has grave concern for the international security of both Jakarta and Canberra....
  44. It’s all starting to happen ��

    It’s all starting to happen ��
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    Panel saw on Gumtree Sydney.

    Panel saw | Miscellaneous Goods | Gumtree Australia Auburn Area - Silverwater | 1231042519
  46. Where is this “Great white Northern Land” of...

    Where is this “Great white Northern Land” of which you speak?
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    $20k? New Phaark Im out of touch with prices. ...

    $20k? New Phaark Im out of touch with prices.

    I saw an entire cabinetmakers shop full of gear for sale on one sales site for $30k, and there’s another with a big Biesse nesting router and all...
  48. Thread: Aquarama

    by riverbuilder
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    So Am I! Though those Europeans like to do...

    So Am I! Though those Europeans like to do things a little differently 😂
    mine are VDO, and they start from the 7 oíclock position.
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    Inconvenient? Why? Iíve had a knife mounted...

    Inconvenient? Why? Iíve had a knife mounted guard on my saws for 45 years and never have found them inconvenient. My experience with arm mounted guards on machines at shops Iíve worked in has been...
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    A candle does the same thing

    For 60 years, all my old man and I have used is a wax candle. Just rub it randomly over the tables, and it provides all the friction reduction weíve ever needed. An average 10Ē submarine candle lasts...
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