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    Perfect project during the lockdown! Thanks D!

    Perfect project during the lockdown!
    Thanks D!
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    I only use Leuco blade. cost a little more but...

    I only use Leuco blade. cost a little more but you get what you pay for.
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    congrats with the SC2. SCM makes great saw. they...

    congrats with the SC2. SCM makes great saw. they just dont market them as much as their competitor.

    The cast iron is always set slightly lower, being SCM, you can easily adjust this, there should...
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    If you are going to do it full time, you might...

    If you are going to do it full time, you might want to consider the possibility of you hiring workers in the future and legislation around this.

    100m2 is just enough for 1 person if that’s purely...
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    yes it is ÜBER expensive for an extractor, but if...

    yes it is ÜBER expensive for an extractor, but if you have seen one in person, you will appreciate the quality.

    You can always get an ex display unit from Europe via Machineseeker or second hand...
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    There are 2 x 160mm and 2 x 140mm on the top of...

    There are 2 x 160mm and 2 x 140mm on the top of the sander. here is a pic.

    the 2 blast gates are servicing the 160mm port, the clear flexi are servicing the 140mm.

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    The size of your ducting and the kw of your dust...

    The size of your ducting and the kw of your dust extractor dependson the biggest user of your dust extraction

    For me the biggest user is my sander, the user manual says itneeds a whopping...
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    150mm mains for a 100m2 shed maybe a bit small? ...

    150mm mains for a 100m2 shed maybe a bit small?
    You may also want to install the compressed air line which includes the drier, filter and so on, the blue pvc compressed air line is not expensive...
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    If you like Felder RL series/style, you may want...

    If you like Felder RL series/style, you may want to check out Alko. More kw, quieter, and better build. It’s available in Australia, but you do pay a premium for it...
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    I dont think $3k can go very far with metal...

    I dont think $3k can go very far with metal ducting (quick release type, not spiral), my workshop is only 54m2, and it costed me $10k and I have to install them, 5-6 machines connection, mains 300mm....
  11. Love the VAC SYS, changed its filter recently....

    Love the VAC SYS, changed its filter recently. dont buy the Festool filter replacement package, its like $50 (unless you really love Festool and wants parcels from them), you can get the filter from...
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    POST TITLE: A hardwood work bench ...

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    A hardwood work bench




    PRIMARY FUNCTION:
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    Finally made a dedicated bench that houses my Festool boxes.




    also my 55 gallon/204lites/235kg of Titebond glue arrived yesterday, the grey bucket is 20kg, I use to buy them in 20kg buckets...
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    you will love your SC4 I have owned 3 SCM...

    you will love your SC4

    I have owned 3 SCM machines to date andthey are really well made. I am on my 3rd because they are good and I upgraded to a newer model.

    I currently have a Felder AD951...
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    That’s great to hear. I have numerous Festool...

    That’s great to hear. I have numerous Festool power tools and some of them are quite specialist, Festool does make very reliable and durable powder tools. However personally I won’t spend good money...
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    Kapex handles DE better than some, but it is not...

    Kapex handles DE better than some, but it is not the best,

    The best mitre saw when it comes to DE is Omga, the dust port is 80mm. you cant beat that.
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    3rd forklift in 2 years

    Finally bought myself a decent forklift after 2 years of struggling with my previous forklifts.
    1st forklift: bought private, 40 years old Komatsu, one side had no brake at all, one side has some...
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    If you buy a proper industrial fan then you...

    If you buy a proper industrial fan then you should be able to adjust the pitch of the blade to suit your application/size of room. Unfortunately proper ones with backup/support are not cheap....
  19. I use 6mm x 30mm, 8mm x 40 or 50mm, and 14mm x...

    I use 6mm x 30mm, 8mm x 40 or 50mm, and 14mm x 100mm

    if its a quick job where a few plunge is needed, we use the df500, if its a continuous job of more than 200+ plunges, df700 is used.
    ...
  20. Thanks Ian. Yes we do at least 200+ plunges when...

    Thanks Ian. Yes we do at least 200+ plunges when the domino is switched on, sometimes thousands, yet to break 10,000 plunges though.
  21. Hi Derek. I use them to make small mortise and...

    Hi Derek. I use them to make small mortise and tenon joint for furniture - domino are not real tenons but good enough in terms of strength.

    If you are hobbyist and you are the sole user of the...
  22. Festool DF700 vs DF500 and Festool CT36 vs Starmix 1635

    There are numerous reviews on Festool DF700 and DF500, I have owned a 700 for about 6-7 years now, although I have dropped it a few times, there is no alignment issue, I have also bought a 500...
  23. NEW if buying new, I will consider Robland. made in...

    if buying new, I will consider Robland. made in Belgium. happy medium between Austrian/Italian and Chinese machines.

    I had one for 3-5 years.
  24. Thread: comparing saws

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    Panhans (I dont think they are available in...

    Panhans (I dont think they are available in Australia/NZ)
    Agazzani (no longer in business but well made)
    Hema
    ACM
    Centauro (SCM bandsaw is made by Centauro, I bought a new SCM S400P couple of...
  25. SCM's manual website, at least what it used to...

    SCM's manual website, at least what it used to be, Partspronto.com now leads to SCM USA spare parts. would love to find out where the manual website is now located.
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    Stillage convert to storage shed?

    I have 4 of these large stillages, each measure 2.3m high x 1.3m wide x 1m deep, I reckon they weigh 100-120kg each

    I am wondering if anyone has converted stillage into a weather tight storage?...
  27. Thread: New A3-31

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    Welcome to the Felder/Hammer family. When I...

    Welcome to the Felder/Hammer family.

    When I bought my AD951, virtually the big brother of A331, I had 2 cubes of never used rough sawn Jarrah at 100mm x100mm at 2.4m length, I put one through...
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    Before I went full steam proper 3 phase wide belt...

    Before I went full steam proper 3 phase wide belt sander.

    I considered this and almost purchased one.

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    the working width is 420mm. its like a mini wide belt sander. and I understand...
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    You could always buy a mortiser to improve your...

    You could always buy a mortiser to improve your efficiency
  30. Thread: 10 years ago

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    10 years ago this month I started my solo bicycle...

    10 years ago this month I started my solo bicycle tour from Beijing to Istanbul via the Stans and Iran!

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    photo taken at Bukhara, Uzbekistan. near Turkmenistan

    just a little more...
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    The Leigh jig are nice, I never used one. I...

    The Leigh jig are nice, I never used one.

    I have the OF1010 and OF2200.
    OF1010 is very easy to use. its almost a palm router, My hands are not on the big side so for me its not a palm sander but...
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    I made this table for clamping, square or not or...

    I made this table for clamping, square or not or out by 1-2mm ... doesnt really concern me. got my panel saw to do the angled cuts.

    so, yes, the patterned top is very useful - however I bought a...
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    just sharing my experience here with using UJK...

    just sharing my experience here with using UJK Parf guide on Saligna.


    I am not sure if its the timber or weather, I can not use the dogs supplied by UJK without giving each hole a light sand.
    ...
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    Yes the domino can be used for this, I have used...

    Yes the domino can be used for this, I have used it on 45 degrees. I am not sure how easy/difficult it is with the 500 machine, I have the 700.

    Yes there will be a funny gap, but with practice...
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    some machines have basic wiring configuration but...

    some machines have basic wiring configuration but you probably need someone to check it fully, who know what modification the previous owner has done to the machine's electrical aspect.

    to give...
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    not sure about OZ rules/regulations but if you...

    not sure about OZ rules/regulations but if you have access to 3 phase power, buy second hand 3 phase machines.
    I prefer 3 phase machines, they are built for industrial environment, they are built...
  37. I have a combi and I have sprial cutter block on...

    I have a combi and I have sprial cutter block on mine, If I had space and money I would gone for separate. but combi you do get the benefit of 2 machine into 1. I cant justify spending $$$ on a 500mm...
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    yes it does sound like a steam locomotive! ...

    yes it does sound like a steam locomotive!

    the boy is only a part timer though... and yes a work bench/table will change a few things lol

    this also arrived yesterday, you might recall I had a...
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    yes it does look a bit "agricultural", maybe...

    yes it does look a bit "agricultural", maybe there is a fix to eliminate the air noise? but if it is not broken it wont get repaired..

    the base frame/ram is made by a German manufacturer, the...
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    we will be dominoing, routing and sanding. some...

    we will be dominoing, routing and sanding. some assembly work.

    It will be my employee using it. full height is about 850mm
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    different kind of workbench

    I have been wanting an elevating work bench for awhile.

    and bought this baby today...

    no manual pumping required, the pumping is done by pneumatic. the ram is hydraulic.

    It was used as an...
  42. The carriage itself is 3.8m long, imagine...

    The carriage itself is 3.8m long, imagine walking/working around this all day... has its pros and cons, the long carriage is like a barrier and the workshop is pretty much divided by it. The sliding...
  43. you can always make space... my garage is 6m...

    you can always make space... my garage is 6m long, but my slider is 7.6m. if I want to use the full capacity, I will have to open the garage door.

    but how often do I use the full capacity? not...
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    if you are keen, have a look at this: ...

    if you are keen, have a look at this:

    https://trademe.nz/marketplace/business-farming-industry/industrial/other/listing/2201766263

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    if you are keen, have a look at this:
    ...
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    Robland is an alternative. I had a Robland...

    Robland is an alternative.

    I had a Robland full size combination machine for 5 years. switched to Felder AD951 for size and silent cutterblock.

    you can get silent cutterblock on Robland too.
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    I know. but I will leave the "how to" to the...

    I know. but I will leave the "how to" to the manufacturer/inventer,
    perhaps it doesnt need to be stopped? perhaps the head can instantly "pulled back " if flesh is sensed?

    I did consider...
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    no, I am not being a dinosaur... its just that...

    no, I am not being a dinosaur... its just that this will bring in complacency when using machines, no technology can replace common sense and our brain. this technology certainly helps prevents...
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    If I am to have technology like this in my...

    If I am to have technology like this in my workshop. it will need to be on ALL of my machines, not just panel saw/table saw, if not, I rather not to have any at all.
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    you will be fine with a standard spec carbatec...

    you will be fine with a standard spec carbatec saw, Given it is your first saw it may pay to buy from a dealer so you can go back if you have questions or problem with the saw? once you have gained...
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    About the width of the machine, for a standard...

    About the width of the machine, for a standard slider, the absolute minimum you will be looking at 1.5m to the right of the blade and 2.5m to the left of the blade if standing at cutting position....
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