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    It is used to harden, strengthen, solidify softer...

    It is used to harden, strengthen, solidify softer woods, especially spalted, so you can use them. You are in part plasticizing it but it isn't going to be waterproof, possibly a little more...
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    The original poster's machine is 3hp. Your CV-Max...

    The original poster's machine is 3hp. Your CV-Max is 5hp assuming you are running it with a variable frequency drive. It will have no issues with your 9 metre run as long as you aren't strangling it...
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    Apologies for the juvenile hijack and thread...

    Apologies for the juvenile hijack and thread drift serious forum folks.

    :sorry2:

    Pete
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    Teasing you a bit more John. I know a little...

    Teasing you a bit more John. I know a little something about it but I'm not telling. :D

    Pete
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    Steve the first sticky at the top of the section...

    Steve the first sticky at the top of the section has the information you want in post #5. It is also scattered throughout the forum as the topic comes up every now and then.
    DRAFT: FAQ - Dust...
  6. If you are going to pop rivet the laps do it from...

    If you are going to pop rivet the laps do it from the inside where ever you can. The heads have less drag than the upset end.

    Pete
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    Re the advertising. Everything has it on to some...

    Re the advertising. Everything has it on to some degree or other. Plywood and lumber stamps, plumbing pipe and fixtures, insulation, roof membrane, inside kitchen cabinets, you name and it likely has...
  8. John you mentioned you want to use your existing...

    John you mentioned you want to use your existing blower. What size is it (hp and impeller diameter)?

    Pete
  9. The lid on the vacuum may not be a tight fit when...

    The lid on the vacuum may not be a tight fit when it isn't running but I'd bet it sucks down and seals when on. Turn it on and release the clamps while lifting it. The bin will stay on and lift up...
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    Look into the building code for garages in your...

    Look into the building code for garages in your area. They may require a fire resistance rating and sealed against carbon monoxide if it isn't a free standing structure (taped drywall under the...
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    Hi Ian Yes it is just as cold and dry most of...

    Hi Ian
    Yes it is just as cold and dry most of the time but fall and spring snows are wetter and stickier plus Saskatoon loves to dump salt on the roads rather than plow so lots get stuck to the...
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    I want to put in a central vac for the shop but...

    I want to put in a central vac for the shop but it's a little further down the list. Here is most of the central vacs are 110V driven, so limited in draw. There are some 220V, 15A wet and dry...
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    That would have been Tiny Tim. The other night I...

    That would have been Tiny Tim. The other night I saw a lady that looked like him. :oo: She just needed the Ukulele. YouTube

    I agree about the bias people can have towards/against notable turners....
  14. Looks like you'll have fun in there. I would...

    Looks like you'll have fun in there.

    I would incorporate the router table into the table saw extension or outfield table in order to save space unless you use it a lot.

    Also depending on how...
  15. Happy Birthday Peter.

    Happy Birthday Peter.
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    The IAP has 3 tutorials on making a one piece...

    The IAP has 3 tutorials on making a one piece slimline by 3 different people.

    Pete
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    Well done and as you pointed out the pictures...

    Well done and as you pointed out the pictures don't sparkle so likely didn't get the "Ooouuu shiny!" vote.

    I think if the kitless pen had other "proud" features other than the clip, like some...
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    I think because the air moving over the radius...

    I think because the air moving over the radius would be moving faster than the backside air which wouldn't be moving much if at all you would have the lift you demonstrate. Much the same as an...
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    Pm sent.
  20. :wink: :U Anyone want to predict how our wives...

    :wink: :U Anyone want to predict how our wives are going to take it when we tell them the house air is dirtier than our shops and the kitchen has to have a Cessna sized propeller ventilation fan? :C ...
  21. I was curious to see what the workplace exposure...

    I was curious to see what the workplace exposure limits for cooking oils was and in British Columbia (couldn't find the information here in Saskatchewan) it is 3 mg per cubic meter in 8 hours. They...
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    Bob a really small shed sure. In a single car...

    Bob a really small shed sure. In a single car garage size shed it would fit under a slightly taller than normal bench.

    Harvey seems to have added bigger models to the lineup too.

    Gyro Air...
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    Itís made by Harvey Industries in China. Harvey...

    Itís made by Harvey Industries in China. Harvey G700 Gyro Air | Harvey Tools I have been waiting to see an impartial test by someone that knows what they are doing. It is almost double the cost of of...
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    Beautiful pen Brad. What is the material it is...

    Beautiful pen Brad. What is the material it is made from?

    Pete
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    rthorntn I donít want to put a damper on your...

    rthorntn I donít want to put a damper on your enthusiasm or desire to build your shed but think you should get someone to advise and help you in the flesh. It is very easy to make a mistake putting...
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    Situate your door into the shop so you can roll...

    Situate your door into the shop so you can roll the table saw up to it and rip the long stuff through it. Better a wide door so you can also roll the saw outside onto a porch or patio.

    Pete
  27. You need to factor in the air quality in a well...

    You need to factor in the air quality in a well sealed shop. Our house was blower door tested with the results just over 1 air exchange per hour. Pretty tight. When that tight you need to bring in...
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    Fine looking pen Brad. How about a few boring...

    Fine looking pen Brad. How about a few boring stats? Nib type and size? Section, finial, and barrel threads? Length and weight? Thanks.

    Pete
  29. ??? That doesn't add up. It isn't the 29th of...

    ??? That doesn't add up. It isn't the 29th of February. :D

    Pete

    Oh and Happy Birthday Fletty.
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    I would go with something along the lines of...

    I would go with something along the lines of Bob's red choice, your preferred or a blend of the two.

    I could be wrong but believe the 2hp modified might be a little light to be ideal and...
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    I went with battens when building my shop. I have...

    I went with battens when building my shop. I have 16, 4,000 lumen, 6,000K lights in 635 square foot (59 square meter) area so I am at the 1,000 lumens mark. They are on two circuits but could have...
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    I like Bob's bougainvillea idea but they take too...

    I like Bob's bougainvillea idea but they take too long to grow as do rose bushes. Stinging Nettles are great for keeping people back especially if they wear shorts but are seasonal.

    A large German...
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    What is "fibro"? We likely have it here just...

    What is "fibro"? We likely have it here just under another name.

    Have you given thought to the perforated metal soffit material. I think you can screw direct to the trusses and it does come in...
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    I think it looks great! :2tsup: Pete

    I think it looks great! :2tsup:

    Pete
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    Thanks. PM sent. Pete

    Thanks. PM sent.

    Pete
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    That's a nice offer Ian but the postage might...

    That's a nice offer Ian but the postage might sting a little. My wife Marla is the caster in the house. She casts feather blanks that she sells through a few companies. I've shown a few pens I've...
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    Thanks for the quick replies Ian. Pete

    Thanks for the quick replies Ian.

    Pete
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    Ian what do you use to cut the abalone sheet...

    Ian what do you use to cut the abalone sheet with? Does it cut clean or will the edges crumble or chip? Is there a show side and a bond side or are both sides polished? Does it bend equally in any...
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    Can I ask how flexible is it? Can it be rolled...

    Can I ask how flexible is it? Can it be rolled around a tube or does it need to be cut into strips?

    Thanks
    Pete
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    If I had the bucks I'd buy a container full to...

    If I had the bucks I'd buy a container full to ship back rather than a suitcase. ;) In the meantime I'll keep buying a few lottery tickets.

    Pete
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    It is a good looking pen Brad. :2tsup: Around...

    It is a good looking pen Brad. :2tsup:

    Around here where trees are few and far between, :( woodturners scramble over top of each other to get to wood like that since all of the natural trees here...
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    No DC on the saw will only be messy just remember...

    No DC on the saw will only be messy just remember to shovel out the base frequently. If you have some hard to cut wood that pinches the blade check and empty the sawdust as hot embers can be produced...
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    A couple links about the myth and why it wouldn't...

    A couple links about the myth and why it wouldn't happen in a small system. Good to be concerned and asking the questions.

    WoodCentral Articles & Reviews

    Why dust explosions in a home woodshop...
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    If you are still in the planning/design stage of building, putting in a small room or a bump out to contain the CV (some people also put the air compressor in there too) and the muffler/baffle box is...
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    Bob the descriptions or answer questions say 4"ID...

    Bob the descriptions or answer questions say 4"ID and 6" ID for the two ports so they may fit up to PVC or may need the OD built up. One of the connecters to make the tube longer says 6 1/8" id so...
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    I think four 4" holes with bell mouths would be...

    I think four 4" holes with bell mouths would be better. You could mount 2 up high if there isn't room across the bottom. Might look cool having a row of stacks in front of the saw. They sell 6" too....
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    Welcome to the forum Simon. I can't help with...

    Welcome to the forum Simon.

    I can't help with your question but feel I should mention that you should keep the flex hose to the minimum. It has approximately three times the internal resistance...
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    Metal foil tape should hold up outside for a lot...

    Metal foil tape should hold up outside for a lot longer than duct tape. Both though stand out a lot more than a small bead of caulking. Sometimes neat and tidy looking work is better especially where...
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    In case you didn't know spin the wheel by hand to...

    In case you didn't know spin the wheel by hand to do the initial tracking and tensioning before powering it. If you are already doing it then......never mind.... .

    Pete
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    As I said on the IAP outstanding. :2tsup: I'll...

    As I said on the IAP outstanding. :2tsup: I'll add bang on. :rolleyes:

    Pete
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