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  1. Thread: Gentleman's Box

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    Great work Aldav. How many coats of finish did...

    Great work Aldav.
    How many coats of finish did you do and how many cans (or how much of 1 can) did you use ? Never seen finish in a can before !
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    I’m not into the holes (at this stage) but I’ve...

    I’m not into the holes (at this stage) but I’ve always thought it would be a good idea to hire such a device out to help recoup the cost. How much would you pay to hire it ? Are there any ways the...
  3. Can you grind a slot in the top of the screw with...

    Can you grind a slot in the top of the screw with a dremel or thin Angle grinder wheel and unscrew it with a flat head screwdriver ?
  4. It’s 375 x 400 x 1.6mm thick and there was a...

    It’s 375 x 400 x 1.6mm thick and there was a 3.2mm thick version too. I didn’t line super jaws, just my bench vice and there was plenty to do that. Used selleys contact adhesive because I had some....
  5. Re crubber- I bought rubberised cork from...

    Re crubber- I bought rubberised cork from supercheap auto and glued it to my wooden vice jaws a few weeks back, so far so good. Platinum Rubberised Cork Sheet - CS006S | Supercheap Auto
  6. Thread: Kumiko timber?

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    From this thread Kumiko workshop with Des King in...

    From this thread Kumiko workshop with Des King in Melbourne

    hoop pine and poplar were used. Not sure if their availability
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    VICTORIA Sold. Apologies didn’t see the latest posts.

    Sold. Apologies didn’t see the latest posts.
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    The 10 minute workshop on youtube reviewed it...

    The 10 minute workshop on youtube reviewed it awhile back and it comes off as positive. Of course it depends on what you want to do with it. I’m thinking of getting one to cut kumiko strips in pine.
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    Didnít a lot of stores stop selling Bosch around...

    Didnít a lot of stores stop selling Bosch around 2-3 years ago ? I remember a lot of specials at the time.
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    From one Sam to another I have to agree with the...

    From one Sam to another I have to agree with the other Sam(o)....also better re-sale is another factor with the well known brands.
  11. What everyone said about compressor noise ! ...

    What everyone said about compressor noise ! Check the hose you buy too - my Bunnings 20m (powerfit ?) is stiff as a board and I need to leave it in the sun to warm up to have any hope of getting it...
  12. Thread: Chris Hall

    by Sam
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    The Carpentry Way – Designing and building in...

    The Carpentry Way – Designing and building in solid wood, emphasizing joinery with minimal use of glue or metal fasteners.

    RIP Chris
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    Thepoplarshop on insta is documenting a homemade...

    Thepoplarshop on insta is documenting a homemade JM pro.
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    The 4 1/2 box has mm marked on it too.

    The 4 1/2 box has mm marked on it too.
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    Looks nice but no one here wanted it Workbench...

    Looks nice but no one here wanted it
    Workbench with QR Record Vise
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    Paul Sellerís original box. Only crapiata this...

    Paul Sellerís original box. Only crapiata this time around.
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    Hi Phil, the OP’s original question is from...

    Hi Phil,

    the OP’s original question is from 2010 and Jake has since been banned from this forum. Thanks for your reply, others may find it useful.

    Next up in the long line of resurrecting old...
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    In fairness - the favoured Hitachi saw was...

    In fairness - the favoured Hitachi saw was purchased 5 years after the last 2003 post so it really wasn’t possible to reply in 2003. Also a good decade plus of work is needed to report on...
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    Uptons building supplies in Epping seem cheap...

    Uptons building supplies in Epping seem cheap from what I see on eBay. Thereís also A and R second hand on Sydney road/Hume hwy right near the ring road. Got some bargains on solid new timber...
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    Would the rubberised cork sheet you can buy at...

    Would the rubberised cork sheet you can buy at super cheap auto/eBay (3.2mm thick?) for gaskets work ? How thick is crubber ? Saw a reply to a blog post recommending a gasket material.
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    Looks good Dom. When you say construction grade...

    Looks good Dom. When you say construction grade tas oak, is it F17 that you’ve dressed ? How’s your thumb? Bad injury or just a nick ?

    Sam
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    Paul Sellers has a video where he puts a drawer...

    Paul Sellers has a video where he puts a drawer in his workbench apron, might give you a start ?

    i like drawers in table aprons - they’re so handy
  23. I understand, thought you worked at one school !

    I understand, thought you worked at one school !
  24. What does a school do with so many melamine...

    What does a school do with so many melamine strips ?
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    Great thread Dogs. The cabinet looks awesome and...

    Great thread Dogs. The cabinet looks awesome and weíll done doing it all by hand.
  26. Lee valley do sell one, not Veritas but you would...

    Lee valley do sell one, not Veritas but you would assume it’s as good a quality as you’ll buy new.
    Traditional Hand Drill - Lee Valley Tools

    i love hand drills (and braces) and between the two I...
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    Looks great Dom. Your commitment to it is...

    Looks great Dom. Your commitment to it is admirable. What have you done with the brick wall on the other side ?

    Did you get a structural engineer to do plans/comps/Form 126 ?
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    Bob, Mike Farrington on YouTube often uses a...

    Bob,

    Mike Farrington on YouTube often uses a blade in his table saw similar to what I think you’re talking about. His doesn’t cut, just sands. YouTube

    Sam
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    VICTORIA Online quotes I got started at $75 for the 22kg...

    Online quotes I got started at $75 for the 22kg saw on its own. Think itís not viable, plus Iím a bit nervous about sending something like this via a courier and potential issues if it gets lost or...
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    VICTORIA Hi, I saw your wanted ad ! What’s your postcode...

    Hi,
    I saw your wanted ad ! What’s your postcode ? I’ll get a freight cost, might be expensive though. The stand is fairly large and the saw itself heavy...
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    VICTORIA Bump

    Bump
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    You will probably need to post a photo of it if...

    You will probably need to post a photo of it if you can or at least a model number/type.

    Good luck
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    Is the board flexing/moving under the load of you...

    Is the board flexing/moving under the load of you planing it ?
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    I was surprised the whole thing worked too and...

    I was surprised the whole thing worked too and wished I tried the heat before I broke the rest of it off !
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    Success ! A few minutes with the hair dryer on...

    Success ! A few minutes with the hair dryer on it while clamped to my bench and it softened up to enable drilling out, lost a bit of thread but hopefully I have enough.

    Thank you for your...
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    Thanks for the replies. I have a replacement...

    Thanks for the replies. I have a replacement regulator on the way. Will try heat first if I can find something cheap then investigate taping the remaining piece to remove it.
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    Air compressor issue

    The BM regulator (bit that goes into the tank and has the the outlets and gauges) on my ryobi compressor was leaking and in trying to get it off to replace Iíve snapped it at the tank. See attached...
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    No ads for 2-3 days on my iPhone safari browser.

    No ads for 2-3 days on my iPhone safari browser.
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    No ads for 2-3 on my iPhone safari browser.

    No ads for 2-3 on my iPhone safari browser.
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    VICTORIA Any interest at $600 ?

    Any interest at $600 ?
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    VICTORIA Bump - any interest at $640 ?

    Bump - any interest at $640 ?
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    VICTORIA Ryobi Nail Guns (air)

    Ryobi framing gun in case and nails - 480x50 mm Galv nails, 680x50mm supercheap auto ones, and 2400x75 mm framing nails (not all nails pictured). $110

    Ryobi 3 in 1 nail gun and nails as pictured....
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    VICTORIA Dewalt DW 745 XE Table Saw

    Dewalt DW 745 XE Table Saw - comes with Diablo 50 tooth combination blade (canít recall model number was $100 odd), all original accessories including 40 tooth blade and a dewalt stand. The stand...
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    VICTORIA GMC 1/4 inch router

    Having a clean out - GMC router as pictured. Runs well. I bought it second hand for one project and havenít used it since.

    $20
    pick up in Doreen

    Sam
  45. Look up Paul Sellers on YouTube, he has a video...

    Look up Paul Sellers on YouTube, he has a video about the router plane in which *I think* he says not to flatten it, they’re made that way on purpose.
  46. It can do the same job as the Chief says but...

    It can do the same job as the Chief says but you’d need to be very organised to say, cut all your grooves at once, then all your rebates without having to go back. To re-set it all up again is going...
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    I always appreciate the extra length of the toe...

    I always appreciate the extra length of the toe on the 5 over the 4. Helps to register/balance the plane.
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    Probably not much difference in quality given...

    Probably not much difference in quality given they’re a similar price. Check out the blade options - afaik the 254mm size is more common so you’ll have more choice and be readily available.
  49. Thread: Deleting account

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    Great to see your first post ! Welcome. Lots of...

    Great to see your first post ! Welcome. Lots of knowledgeable folks on he....oh nevermind...gone already ?
  50. Why can this thread be tagged as Ďimportantí ? ...

    Why can this thread be tagged as Ďimportantí ? Surely forum rule changes/security, safety re-calls or the like are the only posts Ďimportantí here


    Mod edit
    'case it was posted in the wrong...
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