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    By Zeus, I think this an excellent set of...

    By Zeus, I think this an excellent set of responses!

    Bohdans - ... making only one size draw, only changing the front height to create multiple sizes
    Cals ... Tilt-up-space-needed example
    Elan...
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    Here are a few around my home. What made me...

    Here are a few around my home.

    What made me think of it was Dereks cabinets I watched him build (the one above) and the new one I just picked up (it is full height).

    If its for an economy, they...
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    Derek, those drawers are obscene. I've saved...

    Derek, those drawers are obscene.

    I've saved the pictures. :) :)
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    N.S.W. Danny, I've given this a lot of thought. The...

    Danny, I've given this a lot of thought.

    The answer is a firm "I don't really know".

    Fence Furniture did an absolutely outstanding test series comparing Festool and Abranet. FF is a painfully...
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    Drawers - side height? Why?

    I'm designing up a new tool chest.

    One thing that has my goat on all furniture design is the sides of the drawers are much lower than the front.

    Obviously this limits the ability to really...
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    .... and her her brothers assisted her! :)

    .... and her her brothers assisted her! :)
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    Ian, I'd love to buy a copy of your book. A...

    Ian, I'd love to buy a copy of your book.

    A hint, if I might... I've edited many books and been given the "honoured" task of documenting many businesses internal manuals, etc... IF one reads the...
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    VICTORIA Strewth! That was fast. The electrons barely hit...

    Strewth! That was fast. The electrons barely hit the hard disk!
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    Rustynail... Once a tree shot for fu*kin...

    Rustynail...

    Once a tree shot for fu*kin around, now a table for tuckin around :)
  10. VIDEO - Wedged dovetail tenon - incredible

    Hi all,

    This video is of an Instagram account I follow called @ursusworkshop --> Cam Koerselman (@ursusworkshop)

    It shows the inner workings of how a wedged dovetail tenon works In Real Life.
    ...
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    N.S.W. Absolutely mandatory. The Smirdex grip like...

    Absolutely mandatory. The Smirdex grip like superglue.
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    N.S.W. Not wishing to push any agenda - these are...

    Not wishing to push any agenda - these are availability from a car-refinishing mob I use all the time. They regularly have sales called "Tightarse Tuesdays". One must subscribe to their infrequent...
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    Hehe, everyone knows I tend to exaggerate. A...

    Hehe, everyone knows I tend to exaggerate. A priceless relic! The lost Arc! Priceless heirloom!

    Perhaps, in the eyes of many, it is simply the 70's version of IKEA. :)

    I look at these things...
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    Ian, you are spot on. The old duck who was...

    Ian, you are spot on. The old duck who was selling it was very pleased at my enthusiasm for it... but gulped and went pale when she was told its fate.

    She was a bit posh in a well-to-do suburb,...
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    No cries of "heresy".... "sacrilege"... ...

    No cries of "heresy".... "sacrilege"...

    Excellent!

    I suppose a lot of "brown furniture" meets its end in some way similar. It interesting, for as ugly as most of it is, it must be an excellent...
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    Well, my new "bench" has been two years in the...

    Well, my new "bench" has been two years in the making.

    So! Hows it going? Spiffing - swimmingly - great....

    Not :(

    A move had me dispose of so much stuff I'm now getting a very serious and...
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    Looks suspiciously like an instagram shot.... ...

    Looks suspiciously like an instagram shot....

    work benches hey... :( Need to get on with mine.... :(
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    That shed is probably 98% asbestos....

    That shed is probably 98% asbestos....
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    Joggle stick

    Yep. A Joggle stick.

    My grandfather, as his first occupation, was a shipwright. Built small boats, not sure what they were called, but they were kind of like covered runabouts. Schooner?

    I saw...
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    Just a thought, and this isnt "traditional" (that...

    Just a thought, and this isnt "traditional" (that would be for others here!)... but I use a screw on the back. I wind it in or out to get the faces perfectly flush.

    The screw simply stops the draw...
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    These motors are BEASTS. I've direct experience...

    These motors are BEASTS. I've direct experience with the AUK motor and controller.

    I did a bit of a write up a while ago on their various qualities and can highly recommend one based on my own...
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    Plating Kits - make it shine!

    Not too sure this is adding to the thread, but I thought to show what I found.

    These guys sell a range of plating kits - nickel, copper, chrome, silver, gold, etc - ELECTROPLATING KITS &...
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    I've often thought about pitting and the ability...

    I've often thought about pitting and the ability to rectify it.

    Is there a metal, or process, that can be used to fill them?

    On old cars we used lead wiping, but those days are now over.
    ...
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    Think I'll snavel a few: 75mm Japanese Feather...

    Think I'll snavel a few: 75mm Japanese Feather File

    or the diamond ones :) https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/3-4-5-Diamond-Feather-Edge-File-Wood-File-Wood-Carving-Tools-for-Carpenters/163736933311
  25. Sorry to take so long. Buggered my back lifting a...

    Sorry to take so long. Buggered my back lifting a tallboy into the trailer! Oh poo! :(

    The best place I found here in Oz were Bison Filters. They had extremely decent prices and followup. The guy...
  26. Just having dinner, and will respond properly...

    Just having dinner, and will respond properly soon, but I found an excellent supplier of filters here in Oz, plus a US supplier who will deliver high-MERV filters super cheaply.

    There is a thread...
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    Absolutely outstanding. That video is gold.

    Absolutely outstanding. That video is gold.
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    Would one of these be the Number 4 Grobet you'd...

    Would one of these be the Number 4 Grobet you'd suggest? https://www.amazon.com/Grobet-Swiss-Pattern-Needle-Knife/dp/B00F3II826/ref=sr_1_16

    or perhaps something like these?:...
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    SOUTH AUST I have the Jet Oscillating one. About 10 belts...

    I have the Jet Oscillating one. About 10 belts too. I was giving it great thought to selling it too. I'll message you.

    Getting it to you may be a challenge.....

    It is, obviously, absolutely...
  30. Oh, Ive pleeenty of panel and paint experience....

    Oh, Ive pleeenty of panel and paint experience. Lot and lots :)

    I was just thinking with the metal that it must have been weird. I went back and did the 80, 120, 180, 320, 400, 600, 800, 1000,...
  31. I think you underestimate my ability to...

    I think you underestimate my ability to vigorously engage in tediously pointless and repetitive tasks!

    Looks like I'll need to go out to the warehouse and get my sandpaper boxes. Nothing here :(
  32. and for those that may express the vaguest of...

    and for those that may express the vaguest of interest, here are some other shots. Ive not yet started the restore yet.

    I plan on cleaning it utterly, then polishing the steel shiny bits and...
  33. Here is a bar I cleaned up. Nice! I'll hit it...

    Here is a bar I cleaned up. Nice!

    I'll hit it with some 2000 grit W&D (when I get it) and some toothpaste (Ive no metal polish!).

    It was the very worst one (other photos soon) and it cleaned up...
  34. Polishing Metal - Record 405 resto - questions on process

    Hi enthusiasts.

    I have been given, by infinite good luck and incredible generosity by Homey, a Record 405. (Thanks dude!!!)

    Now, it wasn't the most pristine thing (and this was admitted before...
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    WANTED:N.S.W.. I reread this and saw it after I posted. Oops. ...

    I reread this and saw it after I posted. Oops.

    On parts, Ive found that Machinery Warehouse are absolutely excellent for parts: Machineryhouse | Hare & Forbes

    You are after m2071211 motor
    ...
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    WANTED:N.S.W.. This is the controller, for about $5 on eBay -...

    This is the controller, for about $5 on eBay - 6V-90V 15A Pulse Width PWM DC Motor Speed Controller LW

    A link: 6V-90V 15A Pulse Width PWM DC Motor Speed Controller | eBay

    Have to admit though,...
  37. I use Amazon continuously. Use a tool called...

    I use Amazon continuously.

    Use a tool called Keepa.com - its a plugin for your browser. It records the current price of any item and tracks it. You nominate a price that you'd like to be notified...
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    I take from the first few pictures that you arent...

    I take from the first few pictures that you arent into gardening?

    BTW, love the restoration.
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    Good advice above. I've used a fair bit of Vic...

    Good advice above.

    I've used a fair bit of Vic Ash, but I thought to mention that if one gets it wet it has a nasty habit of turning a hideous green tinge. Applying an acid of some kind (I'll find...
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    Spring into action! Chop chop!

    Spring into action! Chop chop!
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    Horses and water

    I turn 50 in January (strewth!). Upon considerable reflection this year, one thing that has stood out most is that fact - one can only lead the horse to water.

    Above all other attempts at wisdom,...
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    Just had a thought.... being a grower of Bonsai...

    Just had a thought.... being a grower of Bonsai really DOES make you a True Woodworker :)
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    These are so beautiful.

    These are so beautiful.
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    Could these noise cancellation buds be used for...

    Could these noise cancellation buds be used for scrollsawing and traffic noise?
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    Happened to read this today: Apple's premium...

    Happened to read this today: Apple's premium AirPods Pro are here | Inverse

    There is a list of some excellent noise cancellation plugs.
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    I have one of those bizarre visual memories....

    I have one of those bizarre visual memories. Useless with names, astounding with images.
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    I think your talking about the Domino Docks from...

    I think your talking about the Domino Docks from Ramon: #dominodocks hashtag on Instagram

    and here are some videos and plans: @ramonartful

    see here too: Ramon on Instagram: “The newly released...
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    It was an Australian woodworker. Someone like...

    It was an Australian woodworker. Someone like Gerner or such.

    I remember it on Instagram. Let me look.

    60 seconds later! here we are: Anton Gerner Furniture

    I also remember a jig, something...
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    WANTED:SA. Where are you located ...

    Where are you located hurcorh ?
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    sometimes you just have to go mechanical!

    electrons man!

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